The text provides an overview of the Australian Health Care System at a level suitable for 1st year undergraduate students. It describes the aarchitecturea of the system and its key components (public hospital sector, private hospital and health insurance, GPs and primary care, community health, public health), some of the things that shape the system and introduces key concepts that underpin it such as the idea of the welfare state or a universal health system.As with physiotherapy care, the Medicare Benefits Scheme (MBS) Allied Health and Dental Care Initiative has allowed ... In addition to this, from May 2007, Medicare rebates are payable for group services provided by eligible diabetesanbsp;...
|Title||:||Understanding the Australian Health Care System|
|Author||:||Eileen Willis, Louise Reynolds, Helen Keleher|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2009-05-01|