Discuss how the concept of health has changed overtime
Discuss how the concept has evolved to include wellness, illness, and overall well-being.
How has health promotion changed over time?
Why is it important that nurses implement health promotion interventions based on evidence-based practice?
How has the concept of health changed over the past 100 years?
What are the different concepts of health?
What are 3 basic concepts of health promotion?
The health system continues to experience inadequate patient care and expensive medical costs depending on diseases. The goal of any country’s health objective is to attain high quality care at affordable costs for its population. As nations such as US are striving to meet the above standards, stating the specific health goals to attain is imperative. Before understanding the healthcare gaps it is vital to define health and the related terms. Doing so, allows one to define the history and scientific evolution of health care in US. As opposed in the past when health was determined by food availability, excellent care should be beyond to cater for wellness and eating healthy. Therefore, a summary of health definition overtime is crucial in explaining the trend of care and techniques to reach the value based care goal.
Keywords: Value- based care, health system, quality care, patient based care, traditional medicine, modern care, technology in medicine.