Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Chapter 3Health Care Settings
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Acute Care Facilities• Single hospitals• Multi-hospital sys...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Hospital Bed Count or Bed SizeThe hospital bed count or bed...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Hospital Categories• Critical access hospitals (CAH)• Gener...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.HospitalistsHospitalists are physicians who spend mostof th...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Hospital Patients• Ambulatory patients (outpatients)• Ambul...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Ambulatory and Outpatient Care• Ambulatory surgical centers...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Ambulatory and Outpatient Care(Continued)• Staff model heal...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Alternate Care Facilities• Behavioral health care facilitie...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Behavioral Health Care Settings• Chemical dependency progra...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Behavioral Health CareSettings (Continued)• Hospital treatm...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.• Hospice care’s primary goal is to providepalliative care ...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Long-Term Care• Long-term care includes a range of nursing,...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Federal, State, andLocal Health Care• Correctional faciliti...
Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Regions of Military Health System
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Chapter 3

  1. 1. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Chapter 3Health Care Settings
  2. 2. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Acute Care Facilities• Single hospitals• Multi-hospital systems• Ancillary services– Diagnostic– Therapeutic• Acute care/short-term care• Long-term care
  3. 3. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Hospital Bed Count or Bed SizeThe hospital bed count or bed size is thetotal number of inpatient beds for which thefacility is licensed by the state.
  4. 4. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Hospital Categories• Critical access hospitals (CAH)• General hospitals• Specialty hospitals• Rehabilitation hospitals• Behavioral health care hospitals
  5. 5. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.HospitalistsHospitalists are physicians who spend mostof their time in a hospital setting admittingpatients to their inpatient services from localprimary care providers.
  6. 6. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Hospital Patients• Ambulatory patients (outpatients)• Ambulatory surgery patients• Emergency care patients• Inpatients• Newborn• Observation patients• Subacute
  7. 7. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Ambulatory and Outpatient Care• Ambulatory surgical centers (freestanding)• Hospital-based outpatient department• Hospital-based emergency department• Hospital-based ambulatory surgery• Hospital-based partial hospitalization• Public health departments• Satellite clinics
  8. 8. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Ambulatory and Outpatient Care(Continued)• Staff model health maintenance organizations• Urgent care centers• Hospital-based physician practices• Hospital-owned satellite clinics• Industrial health clinics• Neighborhood health clinics• Physician offices
  9. 9. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Alternate Care Facilities• Behavioral health care facilities• Home care and hospice• Long-term care• Managed care
  10. 10. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Behavioral Health Care Settings• Chemical dependency program• Crisis service• Day treatment program• Developmentally disabled/mentallyretarded facilities• Emergency care facilities• Family support services• Home health care
  11. 11. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Behavioral Health CareSettings (Continued)• Hospital treatment• Intensive case management• Outpatient clinic• Partial hospitalization program• Residential treatment facility• Respite care• Therapeutic group home
  12. 12. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.• Hospice care’s primary goal is to providepalliative care rather than curative care.• Most hospice care is provided in a patient’shome.Hospice Care
  13. 13. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Long-Term Care• Long-term care includes a range of nursing,social, and rehabilitative persons for peoplewho need on-going assistance.• Types include:– Adult day care– Assisted living facilities– Intermediate care facilities– Long-term hospitals– Residential care facilities– Skilled nursing facilities
  14. 14. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Federal, State, andLocal Health Care• Correctional facilities• Military Health System (MHS)• Veterans Health Administration (VHA)• U.S. Public Health Service (PHS)
  15. 15. Copyright © 2011 Delmar, Cengage Learning. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.Regions of Military Health System

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