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  • Nurses
  • This Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)-supported study demonstrated that implementation of a card-based reporting system in place of an existing and underused online one increased reporting rates among both physicians and nurses. (ahrq.gov)
  • All of the program's asthma nurses are bi-lingual, and coordination with the Health Education/Cultural & Linguistics department ensures asthma materials are culturally and linguistically appropriate. (asthmaawards.info)
  • Tuesday, dozens of nurses and health care workers picked up their signs and bullhorns and took their argument to the streets outside Deaconess Hospital in Spokane and Valley Hospital in Spokane Valley: "put patient care first and restore safe staffing levels. (khq.com)
  • physicians, nurses, and other health care providers, by medical provider detailing and outreach to health groups, retirement homes, nursing homes, and other forums for enhancing growth opportunities. (jobisjob.com)
  • The mission of the Practical Nursing Program is to prepare students to become competent licensed practical nurses that provide safe and quality care to individuals, families, and communities in a wide variety of health care settings within a culturally diverse society. (lexlaray.com)
  • coordination
  • Because many of the barriers for medical care in Medicaid are the result of lack of social support and safe housing, we have developed an aggressive care coordination program to ensure our patients have such basic services as transportation to the doctor, electricity for their nebulizer, and a clean home environment. (asthmaawards.info)
  • clinical
  • Kellene Walker, our Clinical Director, has been employed with one of them for three years and has learned many of the day-to-day administrative functions that make a home health care agency successful. (bplans.com)
  • Coordinate with Community Health Workers and other volunteers on the dental team to ensure consistency of treatment, clinical procedures, etc. (volunteermatch.org)
  • Several Planned Parenthood affiliates participated in clinical trials for ella, which, like the abortion drug RU-486, is a selective progesterone receptor modulator (SPRM). (washingtontimes.com)
  • physicians
  • Within each area, we have two target markets: the actual client, and the regional physicians, health care facilities, attorneys and insurance companies who refer them to our services. (bplans.com)
  • Sales in our business means quality patient service and utmost satisfaction from referring physicians and health care facilities. (bplans.com)
  • Given the emphasis on reporting systems, the authors suggest this as an alternative mechanism to encourage reporting from physicians, a group very involved in patient care but infrequently participating in the event reporting process. (ahrq.gov)
  • interventions
  • The DC: 0-3R Classification for Mental Health and Development Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood was used for diagnosis and standard multi-modal parent-infant psychotherapy methods for short-term interventions. (scielo.org.za)
  • In this section, describe your comprehensive asthma program, including your program's management structure and operating principles (1.a) as well as the integrated health care services (1.b), and tailored environmental interventions (1.c) your asthma program provides. (asthmaawards.info)
  • Focuses on the refinement diagnostic and therapeutic interventions in the provision of primary health care to individuals and families with chronic and complex health conditions. (uvm.edu)
  • approval
  • Ethical approval was obtained from the Faculty of Health Sciences Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC REF: 042/2011). (scielo.org.za)
  • OLYMPIA, Wash. - Washington Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler has given his final approval to Kaiser Permanente's acquisition of the nonprofit Group Health Cooperative. (khq.com)
  • Planned Parenthood boasts of the role it played in the Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) approval of the drug ella as a "contraceptive. (washingtontimes.com)
  • In June, when an FDA advisory panel met to consider ella's approval, two of the four "experts available to the committee" were Planned Parenthood employees. (washingtontimes.com)
  • efforts
  • would serve as a marker of the progress of the nation and its communities in improving health, it is important that it be implemented in data collection and public communication efforts at the federal, state, and local levels" (3). (cdc.gov)
  • It starts with our known contacts who are in positions to recommend us and make referrals to us, and continues with long-term efforts to develop recognition among other professionals within the health care and social service fields. (bplans.com)
  • This audit was initiated as part of TIGTA s efforts to evaluate the IRS s plans for implementing the various ACA tax provisions. (treasury.gov)
  • To lead its planning efforts, Appeals appointed a Senior Analyst in July 2011 to serve as the Appeals ACA Program Manager. (treasury.gov)
  • As Appeals moves forward with its planning efforts, TIGTA believes management should develop a more formal approach to its ACA planning activities to ensure they are ready to resolve taxpayer requests of ACA-related issues in a timely and effective manner. (treasury.gov)
  • In addition, Appeals management should consider the type and frequency of communication between the Appeals internal working group, the IRS ACA Office, and other IRS operating divisions to ensure their planning efforts are coordinated as appropriate. (treasury.gov)
  • Efforts to apply the COPC model to the IHS Dental Program were strengthened by the findings of oral health surveys of various Indian communities. (ihs.gov)
  • principles
  • Identification and treatment of human responses to pathophysiological problems in children with acute, chronic, or terminal conditions, with principles of acute nursing care for hospitalized children emphasized. (uvm.edu)
  • hospitals
  • Criteria for Registration of Hospital & Healthcare Consultants (NABH) A number of consultants are helping various Hospitals and Healthcare (HAH) sector. (bitbucket.org)
  • He had spoken at an AHIP conference at least once before in 2005 and, in his vague disclosure statement, signaled that he had done many similar engagements over the course of his career, writing that he had given talks to "groups of doctors, hospitals, insurers, as well as Pharmacy Benefit Managers and groups funded by the National Institutes of Health. (truth-out.org)
  • demonstrate
  • The proposals demonstrate that it is possible to cover everyone with little or no additional total health spending, but to do so means requiring that everyone have coverage, and achieving administrative savings and purchasing efficiencies by building on public programs and group purchase of private insurance--either through employers or insurance exchanges. (eurekalert.org)
  • evaluate
  • Automated data collection was initiated to replace the very labor intensive manual system used to plan, monitor, and evaluate the Dental Program. (ihs.gov)
  • The COPC emphasizes the use of epidemiological data to plan and evaluate programs and has proven to be a valuable conceptual framework that incorporates many of the delivery modes used by the Dental Program in the past. (ihs.gov)
  • diagnosis
  • 3,4 For diagnosis the DC: 0-3R Diagnostic Classification of Mental Health and Developmental Disorders of Infancy and Early Childhood was used. (scielo.org.za)
  • insurance
  • Both employer group health plans, including self-insured plans, individual market plans, and qualified health plans sold through the insurance exchanges are required to submit such reports (Appendix B). (commonwealthfund.org)
  • Representative Pete Stark's (D-CA) AmeriCare proposal offers the greatest potential to ensure health insurance coverage for all, by broadening access to Medicare. (eurekalert.org)
  • At $188.5 billion in federal dollars in 2010, his plan has the highest federal budget price tag, but it would reduce national health care spending by $58.1 billion in 2010--by covering more people through Medicare, a program with significantly lower administrative costs than private insurance, according to researchers. (eurekalert.org)
  • Gladwell has carried water for the health insurance companies in his articles, while getting paid for numerous speaking engagements to the industry. (truth-out.org)
  • On the morning of June 22, 2012, Malcolm Gladwell addressed a large crowd of health insurance professionals assembled at the Salt Palace Convention Center in the heart of Salt Lake City, Utah. (truth-out.org)
  • The event was part of a four-day conference put on every year by America's Health Insurance Plans, the powerful health insurance mega-lobby better known as AHIP. (truth-out.org)
  • He was scheduled to wrap up the last day of the conference, so he could work his magic and send health insurance professionals home feeling happy, entertained and ready for another grueling week at the office. (truth-out.org)
  • Well, it's another one of those bland acronyms that conceals something sinister and awful-well, awful for everyone but a handful of health insurance plutocrats and the corporate speakers who rake in sweet fees at its events. (truth-out.org)
  • AHIP is a powerful lobby organization defending the interests of the health insurance industry that fights against universal healthcare and basically against anything that might bring America into line with the civilized world's approach to healthcare. (truth-out.org)
  • It represents roughly 1,500 for-profit health insurance companies in the U.S. and is notorious for a bottomless lobbying budget, as well as cutthroat and manipulative public relations campaigns. (truth-out.org)
  • The 2012 AHIP conference was not the first paid gig that Gladwell's did for the health insurance industry. (truth-out.org)
  • Gladwell's connection to the for-profit health insurance industry goes back to his training at the National Journalism Center, an organization that had been attacking healthcare reform as one of its core objectives. (truth-out.org)
  • Philadelphia - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett announced Dec. 12 that the state would not set up its own health insurance exchange and instead join the federal exchange, which will cover elective abortions. (ncronline.org)
  • Douglas Johnson, legislative director for National Right to Life in Washington, said though the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will cover abortions, individual states can pass a law to opt out of abortion coverage if the state has decided not to set up its own insurance exchange program. (ncronline.org)
  • Therefore, I have decided not to pursue a state-based health insurance exchange at this time. (ncronline.org)
  • In a Dec. 12 letter to Sebelius, Corbett called state authority to run health insurance exchanges "illusory," and said he believed Pennsylvania "would end up shouldering all of the costs by 2015, but have no authority to govern the program. (ncronline.org)
  • Possess and maintain personal health insurance. (wmcc.edu)
  • registration, insurance verification, and health information management. (jobisjob.com)
  • Should Planned Parenthood 's advice be adopted, Americans will not be able to choose any health insurance plan that does not force them to subsidize use of these abortion-causing drugs. (washingtontimes.com)
  • patients
  • HealthPartners will use the summary measures to identify and address conditions and factors that have the greatest impact on the health and well-being of its patients, members, and community. (cdc.gov)
  • It has a mission of improving health and well-being in partnership with its members, patients, and community. (cdc.gov)
  • Annual sales reflect a conservative average of 125 new Home Health Care patients for the first year with a modest increase per year thereafter. (bplans.com)
  • As a Medi-Cal health plan, L.A. Care will continue to work with our physician partners and safety net clinics to provide the highest quality care for both our existing and new Medi-Cal patients. (lacare.org)
  • Describe the partners that comprise the system of care you provide patients and their families in the asthma disease management program. (asthmaawards.info)
  • Describe program tools and strategies that address common barriers to access and treatment adherence and that reduce health disparities among your Medicare, Medicaid and commercial patients. (asthmaawards.info)
  • As the Registered Nurse (RN) you will be responsible for providing care and management to patients with a wide range of health issues. (fortmckay.com)
  • As an integral member of the health team, as RN you provide care for complex patients and those that require extra time and attention to develop a plan of care. (fortmckay.com)
  • Volunteers in this role will help us create consistent access to dental care for low-income, uninsured patients. (volunteermatch.org)
  • women's
  • KHQ wants to start the conversation about women's heart health, because it very well could impact someone you love very much. (khq.com)
  • Accountability
  • For the Public's Health: Investing in a Healthier Future, For the Public's Health: Revitalizing Law and Policy to Meet New Challenges, and For the Public's Health: The Role of Measurement in Action and Accountability . (cdc.gov)
  • If individual health plans were to collect and report a uniform set of summary measures of health and well-being, they would make a significant contribution to implementing the recommendations made in the 2011 report For the Public's Health: The Role of Measurement in Action and Accountability . (cdc.gov)
  • Applicant
  • Applicant addresses health and socioeconomic disparities in the community and explains how the program targets those disparities in an innovative and effective manner. (asthmaawards.info)
  • programs
  • The 1950s saw the establishment of the IHS and with it the assignment of additional PHS dental officers, the building of permanent health facilities, formal training programs for Indian dental assistants, and an emphasis on the use of topical fluoride treatments to prevent dental decay. (ihs.gov)
  • New legislation required the IHS to assist tribes that wished to operate their own health programs. (ihs.gov)
  • Its classification as contraception makes ella eligible for government funding under "family planning" programs such as Title X. Planned Parenthood is, coincidentally, the largest recipient of Title X funding. (washingtontimes.com)
  • Planning and implementation of programs, projects or systems of health care delivery. (uvm.edu)
  • Coverage
  • these are distinct from coverage rules, which are determined by federal guidance on the definition of essential health benefits. (commonwealthfund.org)
  • The new report provides coverage and cost estimates for 2010 prepared by the Lewin Group, assuming full implementation of health care plans by then. (eurekalert.org)
  • According to the report, proposals that expand coverage significantly would add to the federal budget but, if designed appropriately, could reduce total health spending. (eurekalert.org)
  • Yet concerns raised during the health care reform debate about conscience protection and coverage of elective abortion are not resolved. (ncronline.org)
  • He pledged to work with HHS to obtain details on "costs, impacts and flexibility involved in the different options for Medicaid expansion," and to "provide greater access to high quality and more affordable health care coverage for Pennsylvanians. (ncronline.org)
  • Department
  • By the mid-1800s several treaties promising medical care for Native Americans had been ratified, and responsibility for the delivery of care had been assumed by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) in the Department of the Interior. (ihs.gov)
  • provide
  • Work with the school nurse to arrange for a diabetes-trained health care professional such as the school nurse or a certified diabetes educator to plan and provide the three levels of diabetes management training for school personnel. (nih.gov)
  • The role of the practical nurse is to provide quality care in all nursing situations with minimum and direct supervision and direction from a registered professional nurse and/or licensed physician. (lexlaray.com)
  • Provide selected health-related education with guidance. (lexlaray.com)
  • medical
  • In other words: AHIP fronts for and represents companies that make money by denying medical care to the sick. (truth-out.org)
  • Strategy and goals are comprehensive (i.e., address both medical and environmental management) and are aligned with the community's asthma care needs. (asthmaawards.info)
  • California
  • While much of the news about health care reform lately focuses on the Covered California™ marketplace, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) also broadens the Medi-Cal program to include all low-income adult citizens and legal permanent residents, even adults without children. (lacare.org)
  • program
  • One Hope Centro de Vida Health Center, a program of East Central Ministries, is seeking volunteer dentists able to make a recurring commitment, at least once every other month. (volunteermatch.org)
  • This chapter provides a general orientation to the Indian Health Service (IHS) Dental Program. (ihs.gov)
  • More detailed information may be found in the Oral Health Program Guide for the Indian Health Service . (ihs.gov)
  • This emphasis on school children was later formalized as program policy which lasted until the late 1970s, when emphasis was redirected to family oriented care. (ihs.gov)
  • oral health
  • It differs in its emphasis by stressing the use of available data to select, for each community, the approach, or combination of approaches, that best addresses local oral health problems. (ihs.gov)
  • promotes
  • It further promotes the sharing of information with the community to educate consumers and obtain their assistance in planning and implementing health care systems. (ihs.gov)
  • pursuit
  • In considering a framework to meet reporting requirements outlined in the Affordable Care Act, there are significant opportunities to align with the National Quality Strategy (NQS) in pursuit of improving population health, improving care experiences, and controlling per capita costs. (commonwealthfund.org)
  • enrollment
  • Washington is on the brink of a shutdown but the temporary closure of various government agencies would not impact the official enrollment date of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. (yahoo.com)
  • effective
  • Because of the potential for the ACA to affect most taxpayers, effective planning is critical to ensuring Appeals readiness to prepare for this legislation and resolve taxpayer requests in a timely and effective manner. (treasury.gov)
  • perform
  • Coordinate with the school nurse to identify staff members who will receive training to serve as trained diabetes personnel to assist with or perform diabetes care tasks. (nih.gov)
  • current health
  • The measure of current health is disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) calculated from health care claims and death records. (cdc.gov)
  • Federal spending increases, however, when the government assumes responsibility for part of the current health spending of households, state and local government, and employers. (eurekalert.org)