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what is multidisciplinary care

three of more health care professionals practicing in a shared facility

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what is interdisciplinary care

three or more health care professionals communication to establish collaborative care

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what is integrative care

team care that includes complementary and alternative medicine

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what are the advantages to interdisciplinary care

decreased patient costs decrease repetition of services increase patient outcomes increase inter-professional communication increase patient satisfaction increase quality of care increase provider accountability

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what should integrated care NOT be

money making scheme a way to up bill services a MD controlling services

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What is a nurses aid

1-2 semesters in high school on the job training

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what is a LPN

high school + 1 year nursing college

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what is a RN

2-4 year program at nursing college

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what is a ND

doctorate in nursing BS + 3 yrs + 1 yr res

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what is a Nurse practitioner

physicals, primary care, prescribes drugs under MD's license

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what is an optometrist

general vision care glasses

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what is an opthalmologist

vision care + surgery

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what is a PA

3 yrs college+ 2 year PA + 1 yr intern may also have masters degree prescribes drugs