Course 1: Getting Acquainted Within Our Healthcare System

3 students

Getting Acquainted with Healthcare

This chapter discusses the overall structure of our healthcare system, provides a bird’s eye view for navigating throughout the industry and enhances your communication skills with healthcare professionals.

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

  • Understand the structure of the medical practice and identify the role of each service provider in a medical clinic;
  • Become acquainted with and more comfortable navigating throughout the healthcare system, and;
  • Understand the importance of healthcare literacy and how communication directly affects your care, and what you can do to improve your choices.
  • Getting Acquainted with Health Care