Health Care

Health care is the prevention, treatment, and management of illness and the preservation of mental and physical well being through services offered by the medical, nursing, and allied health professions. Health care embraces all the goods and services designed to promote health, including preventive, curative and palliative interventions directed to individuals or populations.

Source Of Description\nWorld Health Organization Report. (2000). \ Why do health systems matter?” World Health Organization. (No Longer Available)

Related Data Models

Health Data Model

Related Case Studies (For Application Domain)

Ontario Population Health Status

Parent Categories

Health And Human Services


Andrew Miller

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