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care activities, services, management or supplies related to the health of an individual


This is a concrete item and can be implemented directly

Term: healthcare; 
Plural: healthcares; 


NOTE 1 to entry: This includes more than performing procedures for subjects of care . It includes, for example, the management of information about patients, health status and relations within the healthcare delivery framework and may also include the management of clinical knowledge.


UML class diagram

Required associations

one or more healthcare actors participates in one or more healthcares
one or more subjects of care seeks to receive, is receiving, or has received one or more healthcares
a number of healthcares relates to exactly one health

Optional associations

a number of healthcare providers provides one or more healthcares
a number of healthcares is financed by a number of healthcare fundss
a number of continuityies of care relates to the delivering of a number of healthcares





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