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  • medical
  • HCG offers a variety of healthcare ben-efit plans, including several medical plans, a vision plan, and a dental plan. (azlibrary.gov)
  • Township health centers were the second tier of the RCMS, consisting of small, outpatient clinics that primarily hired medical professionals that were subsidized by the Chinese government. (wikipedia.org)
  • Choosing Wisely Canada (CWC) is a Canadian-based health education campaign launched on April 2, 2014 under the leadership of Dr. Wendy Levinson, in partnership with the Canadian Medical Association, and based at the University of Toronto. (wikipedia.org)
  • These unnecessary invasive procedures and low value care are major causes of preventable harm and increased waste of medical resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • Further studies highlighted the financial strain of medical overuse, such as the analysis conducted by the Institute of Medicine, which found that up to 30% of American health care spending is on unnecessary tests and procedures. (wikipedia.org)
  • aims
  • The project aims to achieve these key goals by 2030: continuous improve in people's health conditions, raise life expectancy to 79, effective control on main health-endangering factors, substantial improve in health service, notable expansion in health industry, establishment of inclusive health-improving regulatory systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Canadian
  • The campaign is based on the notion that unnecessary tests, treatments, and procedures often do more harm than good, resulting in poor clinical outcomes and significant waste in the Canadian healthcare system. (wikipedia.org)
  • population
  • In 2008 the number of acute care beds per 1000 total population was 8.1, which was higher than in other OECD countries such as the U.S. (2.7). (wikipedia.org)
  • basic
  • There is no need for a variety of plans because virtually all essential basic care is covered, including maternity but excluding mental health and home care. (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • Critics of the Iron Triangle state that the model is not actually as rigid as its name indicates, but is more dynamic because costs of care are constantly changing. (wikipedia.org)