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  • concern
  • Ensuring disaster-preparedness largely consists in improving the quality and effectiveness of existing community services: the prospect of possibly having to face up to an emergency serves rather to bring to general attention many essential and priority questions that concern the community's health and life even under normal conditions. (nzdl.org)
  • The NHS must make the promotion of more active lifestyles a "core business and not a peripheral concern", health secretary Andy Burnham has said. (personneltoday.com)
  • Each year in the United States there are, on average, more than 36 000 deaths and 200 000 hospitalizations associated with the influenza virus, which makes influenza outbreaks a major public health concern. (aappublications.org)
  • public
  • 1.1 Coordinate with public health ministries or the disease control department in countries that are SARS affected areas and arrange for public health personnel to assist THAI staff in screening passengers for SARS related symptoms, in order to accurately determine whether the concerned passenger will be allowed to board THAI's aircraft. (breakingtravelnews.com)
  • 1.2 Coordinate with the government function under the public health ministry or the disease control department of each respective country with a SARS outbreak, requesting the function concerned to issue an announcement to passengers planning flight departure from that country to carry a current health certificate ensuring they are fit to travel, before flying THAI flights - with immediate effect. (breakingtravelnews.com)
  • 2. THAI's Crisis Management and Operations Center (CMOC) has been requested to coordinate with medical institutes to arrange for public health personnel to be on board some of THAI's flights, with no overnight stays, in order to screen passenger health.Ê This additional preventive measure will be implemented in an effort to guard against the further spread of SARS. (breakingtravelnews.com)
  • 35 public health personnel from Gambia and Sierra Leone graduated with Masters Degree on Public health (Health Promotion and Environmental Health) from the Leeds Beckett University, UK. (foroyaa.gm)
  • Chris Spoor Course leader MSc Public health promotion degree, said Leeds Beckett University has been working in the Gambia since 2007, with nearly 100 students studying on public health promotion. (foroyaa.gm)
  • A Dietician at the Upper East Regional Hospital in Bolgatanga, Mr. Innocent Braimah, has called on health professionals to educate the public on diabetes as the disease has become one of the main causes of deaths in the area. (citifmonline.com)
  • Among public health staff throughout Tennessee, the three pathogens most commonly believed to cause foodborne illness in the United States actually account for only 12% of disease. (cdc.gov)
  • There are few published data on the knowledge or perceptions of public health personnel regarding the common causes of foodborne disease. (cdc.gov)
  • During April and May 2000, epidemiologists, laboratory staff, and environmentalists from the Tennessee Department of Health presented a series of lectures to public health personnel throughout the state to review the process of investigating foodborne illness outbreaks. (cdc.gov)
  • Respondents included 128 environmentalists, 233 public health nurses, 11 health department physicians, 4 laboratorians, and 12 persons in other positions in the health department. (cdc.gov)
  • When a midwife encounters a pregnant woman who requests to give birth by planned caesarean section that is not warranted on medical grounds, she could perhaps ask the woman about her previous experience of the public health service. (sciencenordic.com)
  • But are they really bad for public health, workers' health, and the speciality of occupational health? (personneltoday.com)
  • Not all commentators believe recessions are bad for public health. (personneltoday.com)
  • So recession may not be bad for workers' health, or even public health. (personneltoday.com)
  • Despite the very good knowledge of the labour partogramme and the positive attitude towards its use, the rate of use still remains very low.We do recommend that the training of the personnel should be more practical and the labour partogramme made available to both private and public hospitals. (omicsonline.org)
  • Speedy Spanish for Public Health Personnel» (Terry Hart) на сайте Libring. (libring.ru)
  • Health care-associated influenza outbreaks are a common and serious public health problem that contributes significantly to patient morbidity and mortality and creates a financial burden on health care systems. (aappublications.org)
  • among
  • Health Enhancement Systems has argued that encouraging walking among staff is not only good for general health, but can also lead to less spending on health plans. (personneltoday.com)
  • Former general nurse turned occupational health adviser Pippa Stanford has run a consultancy called Health 1st in Bury St Edmunds for the past four years, and provides occupational health services and manual handling training to the horse racing industry, among others. (personneltoday.com)
  • Despite the efforts of many organizations to improve influenza immunization rates with the use of voluntary campaigns, influenza coverage among health care personnel remains unacceptably low. (aappublications.org)
  • With clinical alarms still among the top health technology hazards, HTF is conducting this survey to determine the effect of recent improvement efforts, including the Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goal on Alarm Management. (aarc.org)
  • care
  • Health Care Worker (helsefagarbeider), incl. (helsedirektoratet.no)
  • Similar to noncommunicable diseases, most mental health disorders can be treated or prevented if addressed at the primary care or community level, avoiding higher health-care costs and increased risk of disability and mortality. (who.int)
  • UNFPA estimates that 1.7 million affected women are of reproductive age, meaning they will require reproductive health care and support. (unfpa.org)
  • A 3 year follow-up study of health care students' sense of coherence and related smoking, drinking and physical exercise factors. (arctichealth.org)
  • The purpose of the study was to describe the sense of coherence (SOC) of three groups of Finnish polytechnic students (n=287) at the beginning of their studies and to follow it during a period of 3 year amongst the health care students (n=63) of this group. (arctichealth.org)
  • Health care students showed a stronger SOC at the beginning of their studies than the two other groups. (arctichealth.org)
  • During the follow-up focused on the health care students, SOC weakened in 6%, remained unchanged in 65% and strengthened in 32% of the participants. (arctichealth.org)
  • This third edition of Health at a Glance Asia/Pacific presents a set of key indicators of health status, the determinants of health, health care resources and utilisation, health care expenditure and financing and health care quality across 27 Asia/Pacific countries and economies. (oecd-ilibrary.org)
  • Over the past two months we have visited every strategic health authority region in Britain, and have seen many OH initiatives that are delivering long-term savings and opportunities for improved patient care," says Boorman. (personneltoday.com)
  • Referral arrangements for medical services can be made with qualified health care professionals in an occupational health program of a hospital, with educational institutions, or with health care facilities that offer personnel health services. (cdc.gov)
  • Referral arrangements are in place to qualified health care professionals (e.g., occupational health program of a hospital, educational institutions, health care facilities that offer personnel health services) to ensure prompt and appropriate provision of preventive services, occupationally-related medical services, and postexposure management with medical follow-up. (cdc.gov)
  • Many health care facilities currently require specific vaccines and a tuberculin skin test as conditions for working in specific areas of the institution or for employment. (aappublications.org)
  • You are invited to participate in a research study developed and administered by the HealthCare Technology Foundation (HTF) to ascertain attitudes and practices of health care personnel related to clinical alarms. (aarc.org)
  • The results of this survey will help to inform the health care community about the current status of issues related to clinical alarms and perhaps provide ideas for targeted areas for improvement. (aarc.org)
  • nurses
  • The violence has left more than 40 per cent of health facilities either destroyed or badly damaged, and many doctors and nurses were forced to flee. (unfpa.org)
  • Mr Braimah said this during a health talk which brought together health professionals, bankers, security personnel and students from the Bolgatanga Nurses and Midwifery Training Colleges. (citifmonline.com)
  • A couple of articles in the speciality press at the time tackled the hot topics of mental health at work and the success of collaborative work between OH nurses and doctors. (personneltoday.com)
  • workplace
  • The research identified important prevention, retention and rehabilitation solutions that reduce the risks associated with common mental health conditions and the possible loss of skilled staff - issues which ultimately impact upon productivity in the workplace. (personneltoday.com)
  • The review also examines an International Labour Organization (ILO) study of mental ill health in other countries, and cites a multinational study of workplace mental ill health. (personneltoday.com)
  • This review will give many organisations and individuals the confidence and ability to tackle common mental health issues in the workplace, but further work is still necessary to build on existing studies. (personneltoday.com)
  • Consider what you can do in your workplace to raise awareness of health issues and then evaluate your initiatives. (personneltoday.com)
  • And then there are the telephone-based occupational health advice line for small and medium-sized businesses, ongoing noises in Whitehall about tax breaks for firms that invest in workplace health support and intervention to consider too. (personneltoday.com)
  • While there may, on the one hand, be more interest and debate about occupational and workplace health than ever before, on the other hand the economic climate remains desperately difficult for many organisations. (personneltoday.com)
  • For me, one of the key things is that, at a national level, the Government has strongly recommended the need for occupational health provision in the workplace alongside robust health and safety systems. (personneltoday.com)
  • healthcare
  • She has a realistic approach to getting men to think about healthcare, including carrying out health activities in pubs, clubs and betting shops and other men-friendly venues. (personneltoday.com)
  • In a separate development, companies could reduce their healthcare costs simply by implementing walking programmes for their staff, a US health consultancy has said. (personneltoday.com)
  • Organization
  • These are the findingsof a new report "The Mental Health Atlas 2011" released by the World Health Organization on World Mental Health Day, 10 October 2011. (who.int)
  • Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 6 (‎3)‎, 351 - 368. (who.int)
  • For rights of reproduction or translation of WHO publications, in part or in toto , application should be made to the Office of Publications, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland. (nzdl.org)
  • The World Health Organization welcomes such applications. (nzdl.org)
  • The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the World Health Organization concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries. (nzdl.org)
  • The mention of specific companies or of certain manufacturers' products does not imply that they are endorsed or recommended by the World Health Organization in preference to others of a similar nature that are not mentioned. (nzdl.org)
  • The communities and local health personnel for the most part improvise their organization for meeting the emergency situation following a disaster. (nzdl.org)
  • maternal
  • I have been working in the field of maternal health in this country for more than 35 years," she told UNFPA in Maiduguri, where she works at a health facility in one of the displacement camps. (unfpa.org)
  • Right now, we have had zero maternal deaths in our health facility," Ms. Yatzubu said. (unfpa.org)
  • employees
  • It shows that 15% to 20% of employees are likely to have a mental health problem of some kind caused by various work-life issues, and 91 million days are lost each year due to mental health problems. (personneltoday.com)
  • How much should businesses pay to cover their employees health costs? (personneltoday.com)
  • You also get to work with a lot of different people: managers, HR, health and safety and the employees of course, and most of the time they do listen and act on your advice. (personneltoday.com)
  • prevention
  • Prevention: stress management training is recommended for those with no symptoms and who are at low risk of psychological ill health. (personneltoday.com)
  • Infection prevention programs should also address occupational health needs, including vaccination of DHCP, management of exposures or infections in personnel requiring post-exposure prophylaxis or work restrictions, and compliance with OSHA bloodborne pathogens standard. (cdc.gov)
  • hospitals
  • This, together with equipping the health facilities and hospitals with supplies for safe deliveries, access to family planning, and equipment to respond to sexual and gender-based violence is one of the cornerstones of UNFPA's work here," said Ms. Pouye. (unfpa.org)
  • We interviewed the personnel of those hospitals who accepted to enroll in the study. (omicsonline.org)
  • staff
  • She argues that usually this can be determined by a risk assessment carried out by a health and safety officer or by staff completing a simple questionnaire. (personneltoday.com)
  • Should Indonesia's firms pay for staff health? (personneltoday.com)
  • This means that, while logic may suggest it makes sense to invest to keep staff fit, healthy, productive and, most of all, present, in reality occupational health provision can be a resource at risk of being squeezed or marginalised just like any other. (personneltoday.com)
  • burden
  • Both the number of health workers as well as in-service education are to be substantially scaled-up to alleviate the burden of these conditions. (who.int)
  • service
  • To help these personnel work in a complex humanitarian environment, UNFPA is training them in the Minimum Initial Service Package - a series of actions required to meet reproductive health needs in a crisis setting. (unfpa.org)
  • The Alaska Native Service and the Alaska Tuberculosis Association were cooperating agencies with the Alaska Department of Health in providing this mobile health service . (alaska.edu)
  • Childbirth could be an occasion on which one gains a positive experience of the health service. (sciencenordic.com)
  • Have you experienced that health service personnel have intentionally abused you physically or mentally, exploited your body or your dependency for their own benefit? (sciencenordic.com)
  • help
  • The report presents the latest estimate of global mental health resources available to prevent and treat mental disorders and help protect the human rights of people living with these conditions. (who.int)
  • In OH, it doesn't matter whether you spend £5 or £500 on a piece of advice - if it doesn't help you resolve or progress your case it is worthless," agrees Andrew Noble, managing director of provider Health Management. (personneltoday.com)
  • community
  • because the numerous problems of survival and health resulting from a disaster are dealt with more efficiently if the community is active and well organized. (nzdl.org)
  • professionals
  • Tables include counts of health professionals by registration status and, for some professions, the number of graduates. (cihi.ca)
  • common
  • Whereas severe mental health problems such as manic depression only affect between 1% to 3% of the working population, common mental health problems such as depression and anxiety affect between one in six and one in four of the working population. (personneltoday.com)
  • For those with common mental health problems that affect their working life, evidence has highlighted various proactive measures that are of benefit. (personneltoday.com)
  • Rehabilitation: for those already experiencing common mental health problems at work, the treatment of choice is brief individual CBT. (personneltoday.com)
  • Work
  • The Register for Health Personnel (Helsepersonellregisteret) is continually updated and contains the names of those who have an authorisation or license to work in Norway in all areas of the health sector. (helsedirektoratet.no)
  • Ten years ago, it was evident that mental ill health at work was increasing at an alarming rate. (personneltoday.com)
  • year
  • This publication is a reference document published every 2 years that reports the most recent 10-year trends on selected health professional groups. (cihi.ca)