PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES

Services designed to improve and maintain health in the community. In some instances, public health also refers to the tax-supported health care system.

PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES: "Patty worked for the public health system for 35 years."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/public-health-services/ (accessed August 20, 2019).
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