Community Health

Community health is a major field of study within the medical and clinical sciences which focuses on the maintenance, protection, and improvement of the health status of population groups and communities.

Medical interventions that occur in communities can be classified as three categories: primary healthcaresecondary healthcare, and tertiary healthcare. Each category focuses on a different level and approach towards the community or population group. Discussion in this session will be focused primarily on enhancing the policies and the ways for its implementation to all parts of the community.