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 DeCS Categories

H01 Natural Science Disciplines .
H01.770 Science .
H01.770.787 Systems Integration .
L01 Information Science .
L01.906 Systems Analysis .
L01.906.787 Systems Integration .
N04 Health Services Administration .
N04.590 Patient Care Management .
N04.590.374 Delivery of Health Care .
N04.590.374.142 Delivery of Health Care, Integrated .
N05 Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation .
N05.300 Delivery of Health Care .
N05.300.262 Delivery of Health Care, Integrated .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Delivery of Health Care, Integrated .
Delivery System, Integrated .
Delivery Systems, Integrated .
Integrated Delivery System .
System, Integrated Delivery .
Systems, Integrated Delivery .
Integrated Delivery Systems .
Integrated Health Care Systems .
A health care system which combines physicians, hospitals, and other medical services with a health plan to provide the complete spectrum of medical care for its customers. In a fully integrated system, the three key elements - physicians, hospital, and health plan membership - are in balance in terms of matching medical resources with the needs of purchasers and patients. (Coddington et al., Integrated Health Care: Reorganizing the Physician, Hospital and Health Plan Relationship, 1994, p7) .
Systems Integration .
Integration, Systems .
Integrations, Systems .
Systems Integrations .
The procedures involved in combining separately developed modules, components, or subsystems so that they work together as a complete system. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed) .