Flashcards in Health Sac Deck (12):
Social Model of Health
Address the broader determinants of health
Empower the individuals and communities
Build healthy public policy
Strengthen community action
Create supportive environments
Develop personal skills
Re-orient health services
Aims to prevent illness in a community
• Promote healthy eating
Private Health Insurance
Private health insurance is a type of insurance under which members pay a premium (or fee) in return for payment towards health-related costs not covered by Medicare.
Relates to the efficient functioning of the body and it's systems
Improves ideal body weight
Private health benefits
The Pharmaceutical Benefit Scheme
The aim was to provide essential medicines to people who needed them, regardless of their ability to pay.
Medicare will pay all or some of the fees relating to many essential health care services.
How Medicare is funded?