The Role of Primary Care in the U.S. Healthcare System


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The patient of a primary care provider suffers a stroke and has to be placed in the intensive care unit at a certified stroke hospital. The hospital is an example of a _____ healthcare provider.

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1. Which movement resulted in greater patient autonomy in healthcare?

2. Which of the following is NOT within the scope of primary care when a patient is complaining of kidney trouble?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

As you work through the quiz and worksheet, you'll see how much you comprehend about the role of primary care in the U.S. healthcare system. The movement that caused great patient autonomy in healthcare and benefits of primary care are addressed on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These topics are highlighted on the interactive quiz:

  • Characteristics of chronic illnesses
  • Movement that created greater patient autonomy in healthcare
  • Type of healthcare where specialized care and treatments with specially trained staff not available at all facilities are offered
  • Benefits of primary care

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the steps within the scope of primary care for patients with kidney trouble
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on the role of primary care in the U.S. healthcare system
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about why primary care is beneficial and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Take your time reviewing more material by making it through the lesson called The Role of Primary Care in the U.S. Healthcare System. Objectives you can complete include:

  • Review components of primary care
  • Identify the types of primary care physicians
  • Compare and contrast different types of healthcare