ERIC Number: EJ538793
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Looking beyond Primary Care to Primary Health Care: An Approach to Community-based Action.
Shoultz, Jan; Hatcher, Penny A.
Nursing Outlook, v45 n1 p23-26 Jan-Feb 1997
Primary health care goes beyond the individual focus of primary care to build interventions for improved health for the entire population. It embodies these principles: equitable distribution, appropriate technology, focus on promotion and prevention, community participation, and a multisectoral approach. (SK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A