health people 2020
evidence based report card (10) years describing health-care accomplishments with in the U.S . from 2000-2010
health people 2020
a prescription for what needs to be done between now and the year 2020
health care 2020
published by USDHHS- U.S. department of health and health services
infant mortality rate
number of deaths that occur before 1 year of age per 1000 live births
standard of practice
guidelines used to determine type and quality of care provided to patient
nurse practice act defines scope of practice for nurses with in that state
nursing licensure compact
enables traveling nurses to function in multiple states
providing patient with information regarding risks, advantage to, and possible alternatives available for a medical or surgical procedure
Article 1, Section 8; provide for the general welfare of the people and provides the spending power to do so
benefits received after contributions are made though payroll deductions
welfare programs benefits provided on a basis of need or poverty
center for disease control
requires standard of safety be maintained by employers to protect the health and safety of employees
health maintenance organizations; provide care for pre-paid members
contract with professionals to provide care to a specific group of patients at an agreed on fee for service rate
a medical condition classified system that determines what medicare will pay for health care service (diagnosis related group)
setting policy, providing information, and financing health care programs.
Political Action Committees (PAC's)
supporting legislators who vote for health care policies.
A theory is
a logical, consistent concept based on research findings
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