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A Closer Look into Services, Products, and Ancillary Care Support

Many ancillary support providers work alongside the primary physician to assist in patient care.  In this chapter, we will take a closer look at the entire healthcare system’s services offering that is provided outside the doctor’s practice. And identify how these support professionals’ assistance plays an intricate and important role in the treatment and prevention of disease and the recovery of your health.

By the end of this chapter, you should be able to

  • Classify ancillary services and products.

  • Recognize the usefulness of outside care and manage it more efficiently.

  • Move through the healthcare industry’s large wheelhouse more effectively.

  • A Closer Look into Our Healthcare System

    This course focuses on the healthcare practice's extended services and products. By classifying and recognizing the usefulness we are able to manage our outside care more efficiently and effectively.

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Good Day Health Advocates! My name is Prof. Woodruff and I am your instructor for this course. I am also the founder of the Patient Better program and it is my mission to help all those who want to learn how to become more informed about their healthcare. I have been working in the healthcare industry for 20+ years and hold a Master's in Healthcare Administration and I am an expert in patient education. I created this academy for visual learners in hopes to further extend Patient Better's reach to those in need of an easier health journey.