Primary Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 200–250 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
For this Discussion Board, please complete the following:
This course was designed to provide the foundation for your program in regard to healthcare terms and structure. It is significant to understand this complex organizational structure as you begin to build on these concepts. For this Discussion Board, choose 1 of the following Course Objectives, and talk about 1 thing that you have learned about the objective and what surprised you about what you learned:

  • Explain the organization, structure, and operation of the U.S healthcare system.
  • Describe the roles of various providers and disciplines throughout the continuum of healthcare.
  • Discuss the various care delivery models.
  • Define the category of services throughout the continuum of healthcare.
  • Define licensure, certification, and accreditation.