Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
Unit:Public Health - Part 1
Lecture:Public Health Terminology, Organization, Funding, and Roles
Slide content:Public Health Roles - 3 Health care services Such as public health nursing, clinics; providing vaccinations; maternal and child health care Laboratory services Public health laboratories provide sophisticated testing for biological and environmental samples 15
Slide notes:Some health care services are directly provided by public health institutions, such as public health nursing clinics, vaccination clinics, and maternal and child health care. Public health services also include public health laboratories, where sophisticated testing of biological and environmental samples is performed. 15