Integrative Care

This week we discuss the levels of care in the U.S. healthcare system. There are three delivery mode options. The delivery mode you will be discussing depends on the first initial of your last name. See the table below. Students with the last names starting with Q–Z are assigned to Delivery Mode 3—integrative care—throughout this discussion; submit rebuttals to each of the other modes.

Delivery Mode 3: Integrative Care (last names Q-Z)
Examine this mode of delivery and address the following elements in your discussion:

 

  • Describe the type of care this option provides. Consider the following:
    • Who is the target client?
    • What professionals work within that mode?
    • What does this mode offer in terms of care?
    • What are the expected outcomes?
  • Discuss at least two specific issues or concerns that affect the delivery of care for each of the following categories listed below (a total of six concerns):
    • legal and regulatory
    • ethical
    • social