Impatient vs outpatient
Impatient- stay at institute for more than 24 hours. Outpatient- leave same day.
Nonprofit vs profit hospitals
nonprofit- hospital bills include everything, no extra charge. profit- can charge whatever they want. like business. can reject patients
General & specialty hospitals.
General- general care. Specialty- specific on certain disorders or problems. Some specialty hos attached to generak hosp
2 types. One for ppl who need constant assistance. Another for ppl who can take care of self
Seeking health care ( types)
Private practice. Group practice. Primary care. Secondary care. Tertiary care.
Private practice doc.
One doc w own business. Have small office
Multiple docs form business together.
Go to someones office to get help. Ex: pediatrician
Cant get help in doc office so go to hopsital nd stay there awhile
Need specialized care and treatment