Week 9 Capstone Question

Week 9 Capstone Question - communication between...

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Week 9 Capstone Question The strength I currently see in the current U.S. health care system is our technology in medicine. The U.S. leads the world in the area of medical technology, from the way we conduct simple tests such as blood work, eye tests, etc. To the more advanced use of technology in diagnosing heart problems, cancer, and many other more complicated diseases that U.S. patients may have. That is why many people from around the world come to our country for their health care. Some of the weaknesses I can see are poor
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Unformatted text preview: communication between physicians. One physician may diagnose problems and start treatment but if a patient got to another physician he may prescribe a medication that may counteract what the first physician treatment. One of the challenges I see is the sky-rocketing costs of the current health care system, the costs can make it very difficult for every day folks to afford. In my opinion there should be some sort of checks and balances system in place without any governmental control....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2011 for the course HIS 135 taught by Professor Runyon during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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