ERIC Number: EJ470948
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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The Future of Allied Health in Higher Education: Where Does It Belong?
Rettie, Lindsay L.
Journal of Dental Education, v57 n8 p623-25 Aug 1993
Allied health education's mission is to prepare graduates to care for community's health; provide contemporary clinical care; participate in the emerging system and accommodate expanded accountability; ensure cost-effective care and appropriate technology use; practice prevention/promote healthy lifestyles; involve patients/family in decision making; manage information and continue to learn. (MSE)
Descriptors: Accountability, Allied Health Occupations Education, College Role, Continuing Education, Cost Effectiveness, Dental Schools, Educational Objectives, Family Role, Futures (of Society), Health Promotion, Health Services, Higher Education, Preventive Medicine, Professional Education, Technological Advancement
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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