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Types of Healthcare Organizations

Doctors' Clinics
Doctors' Clinics

The range of health care organizations includes facilities that provide treatment, tests, rehabilitation and therapy. It also includes the plans we rely on to help pay for our health care.

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Hospitals
Hospitals

The range of health care organizations includes facilities that provide treatment, tests, rehabilitation and therapy. It also includes the plans we rely on to help pay for our health care. Whether you buy your own health insurance or get coverage through your employer, understanding the different health-care organizations -- PPO, HMO, consumer-driven, POS and fee-for-service -- can help you choose which best meets your needs.

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Nursing Homes & Assisted Living Facilities
Nursing Homes & Assisted Living Facilities

A nursing home is a place for people who don't need to be in a hospital but can't be cared for at home. Most nursing homes have nursing aides and skilled nurses on hand 24 hours a day. Some nursing homes are set up like a hospital.

Specialists' Offices & Clinics
Specialists' Offices & Clinics

Geriatric Medicine Specialists These doctors care for the elderly. They can treat people in their homes, doctors' offices, nursing homes, assisted-living centers, and hospitals. They can treat people in their homes, doctors' offices, nursing homes, assisted-living centers, and hospitals.

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