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  • 2017
  • In 2017 he was awarded Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (FAAHMS). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2017 the International Society for Quality in Healthcare announced his appointment as President-Elect for 2017-2019 after which he will take on the position of President from 2019-2021. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2017 Braithwaite was awarded a National Health and Medical Research Council project grant for the Centre for Research Excellence in Implementation Science in Oncology to turn research knowledge into effective patient-centred practice by bringing together researchers, policy makers, clinicians and patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2017, Braithwaite's white paper Complexity Science in Healthcare - Aspirations, Approaches, Applications and Accomplishments was published. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2017 Braithwaite edited Health Systems Improvement across the globe - success stories from 60 countries - which invited authors from poor-, middle- and high-income countries to contribute articles illustrating where their health system has done well and providing lessons for other countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • outcomes
  • But according to a new study conducted by Oxford Economics, more than two-thirds of healthcare professionals say that personalized medicine is already having a measurable effect on patient outcomes. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • It supports efforts to significantly improve the quality of healthcare by increasing accessibility and efficiency through reducing the need to travel, providing clinical support, overcoming geographic barriers, offering various types of communication devices, and improving patient outcomes. (ajmc.com)
  • The application of this tool covers a wide and diverse scope, including: a) online databases and tools to ensure standards of care, b) critical pathways and patient outcomes, c) computer-assisted diagnosis, d) effective drug information and electronic prescription filling, and e) enhanced availability of research data. (ajmc.com)
  • GHDonline members share proven practices, connect with colleagues, and find tools to improve health outcomes in resource-limited settings. (wikipedia.org)
  • He found 4 types of variation: the underuse of effective care, variations in outcomes attributable to the quality of care, the misuse of preference-sensitive treatments and overuse of supply-sensitive services. (wikipedia.org)
  • centers
  • Janini uses a combination of social marketing and franchising techniques to provide value to its partners and ensure the sustainability of its networks, which currently consist of 260 franchised medical clinics, 39,000 rural health centers and 40,000 shops. (nextbillion.net)
  • Variations in the Longitudinal Efficiency of AcademicMedical Centers,'' Health Affairs, 7 October 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • acute
  • According to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT, more than 75 percent of non-federal acute care hospitals had a basic EHR, and almost 97 percent had a certified EHR by the end of 2014. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • Cancer care spans prevention and screening, diagnosis and acute treat-ment, and long-term follow-up and end-of life care. (ajmc.com)
  • A full service hospital, Western Reserve offers general and acute care services, including a 24/7 emergency department. (wikipedia.org)
  • services
  • They will be organized in four broad categories: franchised networks that provide health services, ventures that produce health-related consumer products, enterprises that provide financial services and health insurance, and entities that are using the latest technologies to provide world class healthcare. (nextbillion.net)
  • In Bihar and Jharkhand, India's two most impoverished states, the NGO Janini is leveraging partnerships with the private sector to supplement the government's efforts and make healthcare and family planning services more affordable. (nextbillion.net)
  • Over the past nine years, it has provided healthcare and family planning services to 4.3 million couples. (nextbillion.net)
  • Gillard S, Gibson SL, Holley J, Lucock M. Developing a change model for peer worker interventions in mental health services: a qualitative research study . (sgul.ac.uk)
  • Beginning with the use of telephone consults, telemedicine has become more sophisticated with each advance in technology, and now involves telecommunication and computers to provide healthcare information and services to clients at multiple locations. (ajmc.com)
  • Improve healthcare services for low-income people through quality improvement and innovations that bridge medical and public health approaches. (marincf.org)
  • Jeffrey Braithwaite is a professor, health services and systems researcher, writer and commentator in Australia and overseas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Social franchises have been used for primary health services, pharmaceutical sales of essential drugs, HIV testing and counseling, and reproductive health services in the developing world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Social franchising for essential health services is an emerging technique used by governments and aid-donors in developing countries where a substantial percentage of health services are provided by private sector (including non-profit NGOs and private for-profit) to improve access, equity, effectiveness, and quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Social franchising has been used to deliver a wide range of services including DOTS tuberculosis treatment, sexual transmitted infection management, primary care, and HIV / AIDS treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Miami, where medical services are abundant, Medicare pays more than twice as much per person per year as it does in Minneapolis, with no discernible difference in overall health or life expectancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Lung Health Program uses a variety of services to assist people who wish to overcome their nicotine addiction and acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to live a tobacco-free life. (wikipedia.org)
  • An internationally recognized leader in health services research and health policy, Dr. Fisher is the James W. Squire Professor of Medicine and Community and Family Medicine at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) is a non-profit health organization based in Anchorage, Alaska which provides health services to 158,000 Alaska Natives and American Indians in Alaska. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2003, ANTHC developed the Alaska Dental Health Aide Program to train dental therapists who could provide culturally appropriate education and routine dental services under the supervision of a dentist to high-risk residents of rural villages. (wikipedia.org)
  • systems
  • The non-profit HealthStore Foundation (HSF) currently operates a network of 68 independently owned and operated HealthStore pharmacies in Kenya employing the same principles driving successful multi-national franchisers, namely consistent quality and care through tight franchise systems and controls, and efficiency through scale and standardization across the entire network. (nextbillion.net)
  • Science and data will drive the merger of parallel health care systems in order to treat and injured employer as whole person. (propertycasualty360.com)
  • Many think that mergers and consolidation are a bad thing, however, in this consolidated world where health systems have changed, they are changing well care to sick care. (propertycasualty360.com)
  • Additionally, Tracy is leading a team that works with intralogistics package delivery robotics, 3D printing, Computed Tomography, factory automation and advanced on-demand packaging systems. (eventbrite.com)
  • He is Professor of Health Systems Research with the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at Macquarie University and his publications can be viewed on Google Scholar. (wikipedia.org)
  • GHD was part of the World Health Organization's Maximizing Positive Synergies Project," that investigated the interactions between global health initiatives and health systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • With the aim of taking advantage of investigations, helping combat the HIV/AIDS epidemic and assisting health care systems respond to numerous and complex health problems, it is necessary to focus on knowledge-generation and information exchange from an innovative perspective. (wikipedia.org)
  • patient
  • We evaluate how patient care may be improved, either by more effective treatments, or by more efficient models for delivery of care. (sgul.ac.uk)
  • Personalized or precision medicine leverages broad data sets including clinical, lifestyle and genomics data to move beyond the one-size-first-all model into care that is more individualized to the specific patient. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • In this white paper, learn how data mining and statistical analysis can dramatically improve patient care and satisfaction without stretching your budget. (bitpipe.com)
  • However, substantial variability exists in efforts to achieve patient engagement and coordinate care. (ajmc.com)
  • By taking a holistic approach, you are able to take a patient from wellness to injury care. (propertycasualty360.com)
  • This gets the patient to do what the doctor wants them to do and stops the unfortunate spiral of delays in care. (propertycasualty360.com)
  • Now, for example, personalized sensors can record health parameters, minimizing the need for direct patient-physician interaction by providing continuous data throughout activities of daily living. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • They want access to all their patient information spread across all points of care via a secure web-portal experience. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • Braithwaite has appointments with six other universities internationally including Honorary Senior International Research Fellow at the Canon Institute for Global Studies (Japan), Honorary Professor, University of Birmingham (UK), Honorary Professor, Newcastle University (UK) and Adjunct Professor for Resilient Health Care and Patient Safety, University of Southern Denmark (Denmark). (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital is committed to patient satisfaction and improved healthcare delivery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Modifying Unwarranted Variations In Health Care: Shared Decision Making Using Patient Decision Aids: A review of the evidence base for shared decision making'', O'Connor, AM et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • 113th Congress) is a bill that would transfer some land in Alaska from the federal government to the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium to be used to build a patient housing facility so that the organization can treat people who travel there from distant rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Holistic Approach
  • It´s vital to reinforce prevention in order to protect future generations, but is also necessary to expand antiretroviral treatment (…) A holistic approach in the fight against HIV/AIDS joins prevention, treatment, care and the support of people living with HIV/AIDS. (wikipedia.org)
  • patient's
  • The Lung Health Program includes: Free "How to Quit" group sessions (Five-week program), flexible times including Saturdays, assistance that is customized to each patient's needs and treatment-focused care (not lectures). (wikipedia.org)
  • physicians
  • In 2014 he was made Fellow in the distinction grade, Faculty of Public Health, Royal College of Physicians, United Kingdom (FFPH, RCP). (wikipedia.org)
  • According to a 2003 report from the National Committee for Quality Assurance 57,000 lives were lost annually because US physicians have not been using evidence-based medicine to guide their care. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital is a majority physician-owned venture of Western Reserve Hospital Partners, which represents a collaboration of more than 200 physicians, including primary care physicians, surgeons and specialists. (wikipedia.org)
  • referrals
  • A past Chairman of the Lagos State Traditional Medicine Board, Dr. Bunmi Omoseyindemi who stated this position, said the State government should put in place capacity building programmes to boost the confidence of TBAs to safely take deliveries and make quick referrals in case of emergency. (vanguardngr.com)
  • franchise
  • A new enterprise in Africa is also using the incentives, controls and scale of the franchise model to provide high quality primary care at very low cost. (nextbillion.net)
  • The suite included tailored solutions to meet the needs for all independent pharmacies, whether they're part of the Health Mart franchise, McKesson's AccessHealth managed care network or unaffiliated with either. (drugstorenews.com)
  • organization
  • Asociación Civil Impacta Salud y Educación is a non-profit organization which promotes public health in the Andean region of Peru. (wikipedia.org)
  • Established en 2000, Asociación Civil impacta Salud y Educación is a Peruvian non-governmental organization dedicated to clinical, biomedical and public health research as it relates to the health and human development in the fields of HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted infections. (wikipedia.org)
  • We are a non-profit organization dedicated to health and human behavior research by means of a multidisciplinary staff committed to the promotion of the wellbeing of individuals and society. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinicians
  • Conclusion & closure History-taking may be comprehensive history taking (a fixed and extensive set of questions are asked, as practiced only by health care students such as medical students, physician assistant students, or nurse practitioner students) or iterative hypothesis testing (questions are limited and adapted to rule in or out likely diagnoses based on information already obtained, as practiced by busy clinicians). (wikipedia.org)
  • clinicians selected 34 topics, as being important to their speciality, which were mapped by Primary Care Trust area, then the healthcare commissioning body. (wikipedia.org)
  • dramatically
  • The internet of things, rise of social media, and the maturation of the genomics/panomics are rich sources of information poised to dramatically enhance our understanding of health and wellness at a far more granular level. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • Implementation
  • Realizing the full public health impact of these advances will re-quire their routine implementation in healthcare delivery. (ajmc.com)
  • Student BMJ, June 2008 The Obstacle Source, The most critical roadblock to delivering care in the developing world is not money, but an implementation bottleneck, Jim Yong Kim Porter, ME. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • The following databases were used to search for the sources for this project and identify current research on telemedicine: Citations and Abstracts for Literature of Nursing and Allied Health (CINHAL) plus full text, Cochrane Library, EBSCO host, and OVID. (ajmc.com)
  • The National Cancer Institute's Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences created the Healthcare Delivery Research Program in January 2015, recognizing the need for empirical evidence to address cancer care challenges. (ajmc.com)
  • President Obama's announcement of the cancer moonshot, including the recent release of the Blue Ribbon Panel Report 1 identifying potential research priorities, highlights that now is a time of great hope for cancer care. (ajmc.com)
  • The purpose of this manuscript is to outline recent Division efforts to enhance research on the delivery of cancer care. (ajmc.com)
  • The group recently carried out research into replicable health care models with significant social benefit with GlaxoSmithKline the pharmaceutical company, published in May 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • GHD develops global health case studies for the GHD curriculum and education programs, as well as contributing research tools in developing frameworks for health care delivery. (wikipedia.org)
  • GHD research focuses on understanding and exploring solutions to the complex biological, social, economic and political problems involved in health care delivery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • improve
  • Although private sector strategies may improve efficiencies and lower costs, some fear that turning healthcare entirely into a consumer service will marginalize the poor even further. (nextbillion.net)
  • On his part, Project Director, Arctic Infrastructure, Mr. Lookman Oshodi said the Project was to improve access to healthcare delivery in Makoko and Iwaya waterfront. (vanguardngr.com)
  • Given the current focus on efforts to contain costs, improve the delivery of care, and meet consumer demand, telemedicine is an attractive tool to use for success in these areas. (ajmc.com)
  • access
  • This presentation covers access to care from the perspective of traveling veterans and their unique access to care challenges in the Veterans Health Administration. (mit.edu)
  • The foundation of tribal region unity and equality provides for the best health care service access for all Alaska Native people. (wikipedia.org)
  • These therapists now provide dedicated access to oral health care for more than 35,000 individuals, most of whom lived in communities that typically did not have a dedicated provider. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Speaking at the Makoko/ Iwaya Primary Health Care, PHC, Project organised for TBAs and Traditional Healers by Arctic Infrastructure and Support, Switzerland, Omoseyindemi noted that TBAs are part of the community, share similar cultures and understand the people. (vanguardngr.com)
  • For effective healthcare delivery we need human resources, but within our nation of 180 million people, it is quite sad that the number of doctors we have is inadequate. (vanguardngr.com)
  • Makoko water front community have about 40,000 people and by planning indicator, where you have such number of people, there are supposed to be a PHC facilities that will attend to healthcare issue of the resident, but they lack such facilities. (vanguardngr.com)
  • This poses a problem because health insurance coverage means people are being tended by a health care provider to reduce health conditions or to treat any present condition before it becomes worst. (coursehero.com)
  • In order to humanize a world that uses technology as an infrastructure for education, healthcare, government, communication, entertainment, work, and other areas, we must agree to develop technologies in a way that serves people first. (wikipedia.org)
  • rapidly
  • Thus, the questions with which health care managers are confronted on a daily basis are now exceedingly more complex: (1) How can a population be defined considering that both exposures and diseases originating in one corner of the globe can rapidly become a threat to any nation's security? (springer.com)
  • awareness
  • He explained that the focus revolved around development of Primary Health Care, PHC awareness creation and capacity building in the community informed the project. (vanguardngr.com)
  • The Living Tour features a mobile screening unit that will travel across the country to raise diabetes awareness by administering free health screenings and providing diabetes education. (drugstorenews.com)
  • primary
  • TRAINING: Cross section of TBAs during the Makoko/ Iwaya Primary Health Care, PHC, Project organised for TBAs and Traditional Healers by Arctic Infrastructure and Support, Switzerland. (vanguardngr.com)
  • clinical
  • full citation needed] Wennberg and colleagues at the Dartmouth Center for Evaluative Clinical Sciences documented these wide variations in how healthcare is practiced around the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite
  • Despite their best efforts, government and NGO programs have generally failed to achieve the scale and sustainability necessary to provide adequate and affordable healthcare to many living below the poverty line. (nextbillion.net)
  • Despite the Affordable Act care established by Obama, there are still millions of Americans without health insurance. (coursehero.com)
  • advances
  • The ch- lenges posed by health care delivery in the 21st century are immense, ranging from redefining life and health given the advances in genetic technology, global environmental changes, and multinational simultaneous increases in poverty and longevity, to economic decisions rega- ing technology and service levels that fewer and fewer can afford. (springer.com)
  • There have always been advances in healthcare technology. (eventbrite.com)
  • physician
  • The information obtained in this way, together with the physical examination, enables the physician and other health professionals to form a diagnosis and treatment plan. (wikipedia.org)