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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.

Related Case Studies (For Application Domain)\nWorld Health Organization Report. (2000). \"Why do health systems matter?” World Health Organization. (No Longer Available)

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Health Data Model

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Ontario Population Health Status

Related Data Models

Health And Human Services


Andrew Miller

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