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What are health care services?

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Answered Mar 20Economics
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Alyssa MillerSeasoned tutor studying Law at Warwick University. Online tutoring available!385 students helped

Health care services" means the furnishing of medicine, medical or surgical treatment, nursing, hospital service, dental service, optometrical service, complementary health services or any or all of the enumerated services or any other necessary services of like character, whether or not contingent upon sickness or personal injury, as well as the furnishing to any person of any and all other services and goods for the purpose of preventing, alleviating, curing or healing human illness, physical disability or injury.

Answered Jul 18Economics
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Freddie PaxtonInternationally published journalist and private English tutor4 students helped

Health care services relate to bodies, organisations and facilities which are set up to take care of your health. For example, basic health care services include: in and out-of-area emergency services, inpatient hospital and physician care, outpatient medical services, laboratory and radiology services, and preventive health services.