An 85 year old white woman is hit by a car while crossing the street and suffers many serious injuries. She is suspected to be homeless, and the only belongings she has are empty liquor bottles. At the hospital, it is discovered that she is severely anemic. List all the […]
Is the value of providing universal health coverage great enough to incur the cost of care to the uninsured? Or, are the uninsured of less value to society than the insured? What are society’s obligations, if any, if someone decides not to purchase health insurance, but then falls seriously ill […]
Provide an example of a computerized data collection form or system from your institution or one you have found online for syndromic surveillance and explain how it is used. What are the advantages and disadvantages of this type of data collection system?