Ch 13: Health Careers & Community Agencies

About This Chapter

This chapter zeroes in on the different health careers and the community agencies associated with them. As you go through the lessons, you'll become familiar with related terms, systems, structures and more.

Health Careers & Community Agencies - Chapter Summary

This chapter surveys various careers in the health field while providing an overview of communal healthcare agencies. The lessons within examine the roles and structures of these agencies while fleshing out the traits of different kinds of healthcare systems. Topics discussed in this chapter include:

  • Distinguishing between different healthcare professions and delivery systems
  • Forms of national health care organizations
  • The American Red Cross
  • The purposes of community health agencies

The practice quizzes accompanying every lesson give you the chance to keep tabs on your understanding as you go along. These quizzes can be taken as many times as you feel necessary and can also be printed in worksheet form for offline use. At the end of the chapter, you'll be able to evaluate your knowledge in a more comprehensive manner by taking a practice final exam.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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