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Flashcards in Health Sac Deck (12):
1

Social Model of Health

Address the broader determinants of health
Empower the individuals and communities

2

Ottawa Charter

Build healthy public policy
Strengthen community action
Create supportive environments
Develop personal skills
Re-orient health services

3

Vic Health

Aims to prevent illness in a community

4

Strategic Priorities

• Promote healthy eating

5

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.

6

Physical health

Relates to the efficient functioning of the body and it's systems

7

Parts physical

Improves ideal body weight
Immune system

8

Private health benefits

Skip lines
Choose doctor

9

The Pharmaceutical Benefit Scheme

The aim was to provide essential medicines to people who needed them, regardless of their ability to pay.

10

Medicare

Medicare will pay all or some of the fees relating to many essential health care services.

11

How Medicare is funded?

Levy
Levy surcharge
General taxation

12

Accessible

the ‘ability of people to obtain health care at the right place and right time irrespective of income, cultural background or physical location’.