Primary health care (PHC) is increasingly important in modern health care reform, with a national PHC strategy recently released in 2010. The World Health Organisation describes PHC as a set of activities, a level of care and as a strategy.
1. a. Define Primary Health Care;
b. Define Primary Care;
c. Debate the distinction between PHC and Primary Care (PC);
d. Identify where these types of health care overlap in Community Nursing.
2. Using a range of Community Nursing roles, explore how the differences between primary care and primary health care impact on service delivery.