• On the other hand, older women who go through a divorce or separation may lose weight and see some positive changes in their health, according to the research, which is forthcoming in the Journal of Women's Health . (eurekalert.org)
  • Using data from the national Women's Health Initiative, researchers looked at postmenopausal women ages 50 to 79 over a three-year period. (eurekalert.org)
  • County Health Status Profiles (PDF, 12MB) (Profiles) reports data on selected public health indicators chosen in collaboration with local health officers and epidemiologists. (ca.gov)
  • The Health Status Report (HSR) is a series of tables detailing statistics on important health indicators in Maricopa County including communicable diseases, births, causes of deaths, and causes of hospitalizations. (maricopa.gov)
  • Compare health status There are 100 core indicators published by WHO to compare countries for their health system. (bartleby.com)
  • These 100 indicators provide overall picture of health status of a country. (bartleby.com)
  • Researchers looked at a number of health measures, including weight, waist circumference and blood pressure, as well as health indicators such as diet, exercise, smoking and alcohol consumption. (eurekalert.org)
  • It also means that the more than 34,000 inmates in Arizona's 10 state-run prisons will be part of the suit, first filed in 2012, seeking wide-ranging changes in how the state's Department of Corrections confines inmates and treats - or fails to treat - their health- and mental-health-care problems. (azcentral.com)
  • In its decision, the appeals court said that given that "every inmate in ADC custody is likely to require medical, mental health and dental care, each of the named plaintiffs is similarly positioned to all other ADC inmates with respect to a substantial risk of serious harm resulting from exposure to the defendant's policies and practices governing health care. (azcentral.com)
  • Don Specter, director of the Prison Law Office, said the plaintiffs in the suit include "the seriously mentally ill and other prisoners whose mental health has markedly deteriorated in solitary confinement - weeks, months, sometimes years of extreme isolation and sensory deprivation. (azcentral.com)
  • Health is recognised as having physical, mental, social and spiritual components. (health.gov.au)
  • Our research aims at identifying users' mental health status through their social media behavior. (springer.com)
  • We collected both users' social media data and mental health data from the most popular Chinses microblog service provider, Sina Weibo. (springer.com)
  • By extracting linguistic and behavior features, and applying machine learning algorithms, we made preliminary exploration to identify users' mental health status automaticly, which previously is mainly measured by well-designed psychological questionnaire. (springer.com)
  • Hao B., Li L., Li A., Zhu T. (2013) Predicting Mental Health Status on Social Media. (springer.com)
  • Mental status testing is done to check a person's thinking ability, and to determine if any problems are getting better or worse. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • A number of health conditions can affect mental status. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • An abnormal mental status test alone does not diagnose the cause. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • Health status includes the length of people's lives, as well as their physical and mental health which may be affected by infectious diseases, chronic diseases and injuries. (oecd-ilibrary.org)
  • The clinical program included a single screening evaluation consisting of medical- and exposure-assessment questionnaires, physical examination, pre- and post-bronchodilator (BD) spirometry, complete blood count, blood chemistries, urinalysis, chest radiograph, and mental health screening questionnaires. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Kelly Gable, Pharm.D., associate professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, is the first psychiatric pharmacist to be granted provider and prescriber status by the Missouri Department of Mental Health. (siue.edu)
  • Gable is currently the only pharmacist in Missouri authorized to function as a psychiatric prescriber on community mental health teams. (siue.edu)
  • Six SF-36 subscales (bodily pain, general health, mental health, role limitation-emotional, social functioning, and vitality) were significantly better in meditators compared to the national norms whereas two of the subscales (role limitation-physical, physical functioning) were not significantly different. (hindawi.com)
  • Long-term practitioners of Sahaja yoga meditation experience better functional health, especially mental health, compared to the general population. (hindawi.com)
  • A relationship between functional health, especially mental health, and the frequency of meditative experience (mental silence) exists that may be causal. (hindawi.com)
  • Implications for primary mental health prevention are discussed. (hindawi.com)
  • Our Facebook status updates, 'likes' and even photos could help researchers better understand mental health disorders with the right ethical safeguards, argue researchers from the University of Cambridge, who suggest that social networks may even be used in future to provide support and interventions, particularly among young people. (medindia.net)
  • Facebook status updates, shares, likes and photos can provide a wealth of information about users and could help researchers better understand mental health disorders with the right ethical safeguards. (medindia.net)
  • Facebook is hugely popular and could provide us with a wealth of data to improve our knowledge of mental health disorders such as depression and schizophrenia," says Dr. Becky Inkster, the study's lead-author, from the Department of Psychiatry. (medindia.net)
  • Its reach is particularly broad, too, stretching across the digital divide to traditionally hard-to-reach groups including homeless youth, immigrants, people with mental health problems, and seniors. (medindia.net)
  • Dr. Inkster and her colleagues argue that Facebook might be used to help improve the detection of mental health factors. (medindia.net)
  • By analysing the language, emotions and topics used in status updates, the researchers say that it may be possible to look for symptoms or early signs of mental illness. (medindia.net)
  • Other research has shown that some people with mental health disorders report positive experiences of social media, suggesting that Facebook might be harnessed to offer people support. (medindia.net)
  • These online - potentially leading to offline - social connections can provide support for vulnerable individuals such as homeless youth, a population at increased risk of mental health problems. (medindia.net)
  • Regression analysis indicated that cardiac catheterization or surgery, mental health diagnoses, and poor sleep were associated with lower CHQ scores in children with AGS. (biomedsearch.com)
  • We used 2015 Dutch whole-population registry data to estimate the age- and gender-specific cost structure by neighborhood for total, specialist, pharmaceutical, and mental health care. (rug.nl)
  • Veasey returned home after being gone for a total of five days, and it was shortly after this that she saw her face and mental health status plastered publicly on the Internet. (phillymag.com)
  • That's great in one sense, since the whole point of a missing persons bulletin is to ask for the public's help to find somebody, but when the bulletin includes a mental health diagnosis, the broadcast also reveals that diagnosis to the viewers. (phillymag.com)
  • Under the Republican plan, by contrast, people losing employer insurance would end up in the dysfunctional, non-reformed individual market-the one full of confusing, junk policies that might not cover basic services like maternity or mental health or have huge gaps in coverage. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • Taken together, these data strongly suggest that fertility status can be a window into overall health. (nih.gov)
  • Using population-based data, occupational group was found to be significantly associated with both the individual cardiovascular health metrics (CHMs) and the CHM summary score. (cdc.gov)
  • We explore the relationship between individual health status and three separate measures of state social capital using data from the Current Population Survey, the General Social Survey and Putnam (2000). (repec.org)
  • The Current Health Status section (variable name prefix HSQ) provides personal interview data on overall health assessment, recent illness (past 30 days), blood donation, and AIDS testing. (cdc.gov)
  • Following table will give such relevant health status data about our countries of interest. (bartleby.com)
  • We evaluated data on diseases that are preventable by vaccination, infectious and atopic diseases, and vaccinations received that had been collected between 2003 and 2006 in a representative sample of 17 641 subjects aged 0 to 17 years in the framework of the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (Kinder- und Jugendgesundheitssurvey, KiGGS). (aerzteblatt.de)
  • The current exploratory study uses data from the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for Children and Adolescents (KiGGS) to investigate and compare the occurrence of vaccine preventable diseases, infections, and atopic disorders in vaccinated and unvaccinated children. (aerzteblatt.de)
  • The objective of the interview and examination survey was to collect representative data on the health status of children and adolescents aged up to 17 years. (aerzteblatt.de)
  • The annual national report of the Forest Health Monitoring (FHM) Program of the Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, presents forest health status and trends from a national or multi- State regional perspective using a variety of sources, introduces new techniques for analyzing forest health data, and summarizes results of recently completed Evaluation Monitoring projects funded through the FHM national program. (usda.gov)
  • All Health Data Management content is archived after seven days. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • Health Data Management delivers insightful analysis of the technology trends, tools and strategies that are shaping healthcare's future. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • Local Data on Poverty Status and Health Insurance Coverage in Wisconsin (October 2013). (wisconsin.gov)
  • But the data on social hierarchy and health - including studies in primates other than humans - contains a paradox for males: high status is linked with high levels of testosterone, and high testosterone can in turn lower immunity and increase disease risk. (time.com)
  • There is very little data describing the long-term health impacts of meditation. (hindawi.com)
  • The researchers used data from a state-based survey to look at self-reported health status and use of preventive services for 345,211 adults from 2001 to 2011. (commonwealthfund.org)
  • For more information about the California Health Interview Survey and for detailed margins of error around specific data points, see http://www.chis.ucla.edu . (kidsdata.org)
  • Data collected through NCHS' National Vital Statistics System (NVSS) and National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) were used as the foundation for two important studies released this year that have attracted significant national media attention. (cdc.gov)
  • This cross-sectional study used 6 years of data from the 2003 to 2008 National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). (ahajournals.org)
  • Are we making progress with the transparency of health care and use of data? (academyhealth.org)
  • The 10th Anniversary Health Datapalooza prompted reflection among stakeholders on how the use of data in healthcare has evolved and revolutionized the industry in a relatively short period. (academyhealth.org)
  • In March, we surveyed Datapalooza participants on where we are and what's in store for health data, technology, and policy matters. (academyhealth.org)
  • Over the past ten years, the government has been making more and more data available from clinical, administrative, and public health sources. (academyhealth.org)
  • We were curious about what Health Datapalooza participants thought about the impact of this "Health Data Liberation Movement. (academyhealth.org)
  • Datapalooza participants think one facet of patient-engaged care will only continue to grow, and that is the use of remote health devices that collect and transmit data. (academyhealth.org)
  • More remote health devices mean more involvement in health, and yes, even more data. (academyhealth.org)
  • Health status data includes data about the health of persons within a census tract in Metropolitan Detroit, measured at the census tract level. (umich.edu)
  • Federal funding for research also is lacking, and federal health data on diverse Asian groups often is grouped into the same racial category. (newswise.com)
  • The Virginia Department of Education has been asked by the Virginia Department of Health (VDH), Office of Epidemiology, Division of Immunization, to remind school divisions that kindergarten and 6th grade student immunization data must be collected from each Virginia public school for the school year 2008-2009. (virginia.gov)
  • Periodic reassessment of health could provide important data on the extent of any changes in the health of a population-for example, the extent to which the population is achieving national targets for health. (bmj.com)
  • There has been widespread speculation that the individuals who are likely to enroll in health insurance exchanges in 2014 under the Affordable Care Act are a sicker group who will instigate a "rate shock" on those currently enrolled in nongroup coverage. (rwjf.org)
  • That plan promised "stable premiums that will not depend on how healthy you are" and that Americans "will be able to move from job to job without changing or jeopardizing their health care coverage. (cato.org)
  • In addition, returns filed on paper that do not address the health coverage requirements may be suspended pending the receipt of additional information and any refunds may be delayed. (shrm.org)
  • This action simply means the IRS won't reject a taxpayer's return outright if the taxpayer doesn't answer the health coverage question. (shrm.org)
  • For those individuals who previously filed without providing health insurance information or who indicated that they did not carry coverage as was required, 'whether the IRS will assess penalties depends on the retroactive nature of [a possible future] repeal of the individual mandate or its penalties,' Carlson said. (shrm.org)
  • This page provides information about health insurance coverage among Wisconsin residents, based on estimates from the Wisconsin Family Health Survey. (wisconsin.gov)
  • and kinds of health insurance coverage (public and private). (wisconsin.gov)
  • Links are also provided to other Family Health Survey reports, to Wisconsin Medicaid statistics, and to reports on health insurance coverage from previous years. (wisconsin.gov)
  • Poverty Status and Health Insurance Coverage in Wisconsin, 2012, P-00406-2015 (Excel) (May 2015). (wisconsin.gov)
  • This Excel workbook provides estimates of poverty status and health insurance coverage for Wisconsin statewide, the five Department of Health Services regions, and Milwaukee County. (wisconsin.gov)
  • Web tables for counties, regions, and the state that provide estimates of the number and percent of the population by poverty status, health insurance coverage over the past year, and type of health insurance. (wisconsin.gov)
  • The law doesn't simplify the system, but it does make the thicket of subsidies and transfers more sensible: directed more at people who have low incomes or high health needs, and greatly shrinking the share of the population that doesn't have health coverage at all. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • As of 2009, Goldman's health insurance coverage for employees at the managing director level and higher cost a stunning $40,000 per family. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • every American who gets health insurance coverage through work gets this tax break, but the Cruzes enjoy an especially large one because their plan is so expensive and their tax rate is high. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • For comparison, Medicaid coverage for two adults and two children cost about $11,000 in 2010, meaning (unless Goldman has radically changed its health benefits since 2009) Cruz is getting a tax break worth more than the benefits a family on Medicaid gets - even though he is a Senator and his wife is a highly paid investment banker and they have no need for subsidies to obtain health coverage. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • In 2006, Massachusetts enacted health care reforms to expand insurance coverage and improve access to care. (commonwealthfund.org)
  • If the reigning Democratic dilemma on health care reform is how to expand coverage without upsetting people happy with the status quo (a challenge not being handled extremely well at the moment), the parallel GOP challenge is how to express solidarity with people happy with the status quo while embracing policies that would shrink coverage in the name of cost-efficiency. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • This FOA focuses on studies evaluating fertility as a marker for overall health and therefore applications that look at the effects of a disease or disorder on fertility are outside the scope of this program. (nih.gov)
  • Self-rated health was lowest in Vietnamese Americans, while Filipino Americans have the highest rates of chronic diseases, including asthma, high blood pressure, and heart disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Goal #2- Prepare graduates to promote health and prevent disease in communities like those in Western Massachusetts. (umass.edu)
  • 90% of graduates working in the dietetics field will indicate on an alumni survey that they felt prepared to promote health and prevent disease as a result of completing the UMass Dietetic Internship. (umass.edu)
  • The recognition of disease freedom by the CFIA is not solely dependent on the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) status or country self-determination. (gc.ca)
  • Evidence has shown that social status is one of the strongest predictors of disease and death in humans. (beforeitsnews.com)
  • There has been some development including chronic disease hub services based in Darwin and Alice Springs, and DHF audiology services focused on completion of child health check follow-up services. (health.gov.au)
  • and the role of antioxidant status in nutrition, health, and disease. (routledge.com)
  • Being at the bottom of the social ladder is generally a predictor of bad health: research shows that poor people die sooner and have more disease than rich people, even when you account for factors like lack of access to health care. (time.com)
  • Explain to patients who ask that depression in individuals with a major chronic disease is often ignored, even though if left untreated health suffers. (medpagetoday.com)
  • GENEVA, Switzerland, Sept. 7 -- No individual chronic disease -- not angina, not arthritis, not asthma, not diabetes -- is more disabling than depression, according to a World Health Organization study. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Patients with depression plus even one chronic disease had the worst scores on a health survey, they added. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Respondents with neither chronic disease nor depression had the highest health score of 90.6. (medpagetoday.com)
  • The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's 2002 National Health Interview Survey administered to 31,000 representative adults showed that 8% of respondents had practiced meditation at some time [ 2 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • CONCLUSIONS: In the first descriptive report of HRQOL in a large cohort of patients with AGS, HRQOL was impaired, indicating a significant burden of chronic disease in both physical and psychosocial health. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Jusot F. , Tubeuf S., Devaux M., Sermet C. , In Perceived Health and Adaptation in Chronic Disease. (irdes.fr)
  • The results, published in the journal Open Chemistry , are significant as antioxidants can help to decrease or reverse the effects of free radicals, the natural byproducts of energy production that are closely linked with heart disease, cancer, arthritis, stroke and respiratory diseases, making a diet rich in antioxidants a good way to promote health and help stave off disease. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • 1 - 8 These instruments were designed for use as general purpose measures of health, independent of diagnostic categorisation or disease severity. (bmj.com)
  • Health topics Disease prevention Alcohol use Policy 10 action areas of the European action plan to reduce the harmful use of alcohol 2012-2020 Monitoring and surveillance European status report on alcohol and health 2014. (who.int)
  • The International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems 10th Revision (ICD-10) is a coding of diseases and signs, symptoms, abnormal findings, complaints, social circumstances and external causes of injury or diseases, as classified by the World Health Organization (WHO). (wikipedia.org)
  • The research findings are being incorporated to extend the 'ActiveMon' network health monitoring software that was created earlier at OSC/OARnet. (osc.edu)
  • These findings underscore the need for comprehensive health assessment and treatment for workers and volunteers participating in rescue and recovery efforts. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • After adjusting for differences in age structure, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people were twice as likely as non-Indigenous Australians to report their health as fair or poor. (health.gov.au)
  • The differences between the two populations are large, which is consistent with other measures of overall health status. (health.gov.au)
  • as part of the Urban Institute's Quick Strike series , examines the differences between the enrollees in health insurance exchanges and those covered by employers. (rwjf.org)
  • The authors write: "It is likely that both forces interact to shape differences in health and immune function. (time.com)
  • Wage differences according to health status in France. (irdes.fr)
  • For that group a cross-sectional study of the differences in general health status also showed the highest rate of changes. (srce.hr)
  • There were differences in the perception of health according to the respondent's age, social class, education, housing tenure, economic position, and smoking behaviour. (bmj.com)
  • The EQ-5D questionnaire is a practical way of measuring the health of a population and of detecting differences in subgroups of the population. (bmj.com)
  • In the months after the September 11, 2001, attacks on the World Trade Center (WTC), concerns grew about the health consequences of exposures sustained by persons involved in the rescue and recovery response. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Faye McDonald Smith The Mobile Exam Center (MEC) is an important part of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), which, since 1999, is conducted annually to assess the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States. (cdc.gov)
  • The NHANES National Youth Fitness Survey (NYFS), conducted as a separate survey alongside the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), is receiving an enthusiastic response from its young participants. (cdc.gov)
  • 2009). Social constructs of health also influence this assessment, such as the culturally distinct view of health and wellbeing held by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the existing level of health within a community and judgments concerning the person's own health compared with others in their community. (health.gov.au)
  • and for a situation or problem that influences the person's health status (that is not currently an illness or injury). (wikipedia.org)
  • Recent epidemiologic studies demonstrate links between fertility status in both males and females and various somatic diseases and disorders. (nih.gov)
  • The factors that have made health care evolve are the costs of health insurance, research on the advancement of medicine and diseases, technology, etc. (bartleby.com)
  • Much of the growth in health care spending can be linked to modifiable population risk factors such as obesity, which in turn gives rise to diseases. (bartleby.com)
  • The following countries have been officially evaluated by Canada as free of certain diseases listed in the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code . (gc.ca)
  • In reviewing the study's limitations, the researchers said that because the World Health Survey was cross-sectional, they could not determine what burden depression combined with other chronic diseases places on the health care system. (medpagetoday.com)
  • OBJECTIVES: The aim of the study was to assess health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in children with Alagille syndrome (AGS) in comparison with a normative population and other chronic diseases, and also to examine the effect of AGS-specific morbidities on HRQOL. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Being 'unfriended' can elicit negative emotions, but even an individuals' News Feed, which reports what their friends are up to, can affect their mood: one study found that a reduction of the amount of positive content displayed by friends led to an increase in negative status updates by users, and vice-versa. (medindia.net)
  • Best anyone can tell, the only post-ObamaCare actions we can count on Republicans to take involve the Ryan Budget's attacks on Medicare and Medicaid, plus that "market-based vision" which essentially means pushing the whole country into the individual health insurance market and then encouraging insurance companies to discriminate to their heart's content by allowing them to circumvent state regulation via interstate sales. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to support exploratory/developmental research that explores the premise that fertility status can be a marker for overall health. (nih.gov)
  • The use of self assessed health status as a measure of health is common in empirical research. (repec.org)
  • The Stability of Self Assessed Health Status ," Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population Research Papers 26, McMaster University. (repec.org)
  • To optimize the public's health and quality of life through education, research, outreach and practice using an innovative model that addresses complex trans-disciplinary health issues by integrating core areas of public health and the health sciences. (umass.edu)
  • 1 From the Division of Health Policy Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois. (aappublications.org)
  • In this project, we are developing novel research methods to measure and analyze network health status. (osc.edu)
  • UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, California Health Interview Survey (Sep. (kidsdata.org)
  • In addition to Magnet status, UC San Diego Health System received an exemplar for excellence in nursing research. (ucsd.edu)
  • That knowledge prompted researchers at Rutgers Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research (IFH) to study whether smoking is related to elevated risks of other health conditions in this vulnerable population. (newswise.com)
  • While the studies contribute to the overall body of research into the health and wellness of this vulnerable population, particularly related to smoking, information is still insufficient, IFH Director Dr. XinQi Dong , M.D., M.P.H., added. (newswise.com)
  • The EQ-5D questionnaire is a generic measure of health status developed by the EuroQoL Group, an international research network established in 1987 by researchers from Finland, the Netherlands, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. (bmj.com)
  • This indicator is available in the following set of views in the "By topic" section of the Global Health Observatory. (who.int)
  • Self-assessed health is one of very few measures of overall health status that are currently available for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples throughout the country. (health.gov.au)
  • It is a way of looking at how individuals or families fit into society using economic and social measures that have been shown to influence individuals ' health and well-being. (bartleby.com)
  • over the past 25 years several generic measures of health have been developed for use in this way. (bmj.com)
  • Information based on such measures is useful for establishing the degrees of morbidity in the community, enabling different population subgroups to be compared, which would help in assessing health needs or in informing those responsible for allocating health resources. (bmj.com)
  • In Minnesota, a 2010 state law authorized the Department of Human Services to develop a Medicaid demonstration project to test alternative and innovative health care delivery systems, including Accountable Care Organizations. (hhs.gov)
  • If you applied for Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) or Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+), you can check your application status online through Colorado PEAK . (colorado.gov)
  • Four non-profit sick funds or HMOs (we prefer to call them 'health funds') provide curative care through neighborhood primary clinics and regional specialist centers and, in the case of the largest health fund, the former Histadrut Sick Fund, which we will refer to as the General Health Fund, through its own hospitals. (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • Researchers hypothesized that among older Chinese American men, current or former smokers would be in poorer health than those who never smoked. (newswise.com)
  • Self-assessed health status provides a measure of the overall level of a population's health based on individuals' personal perceptions of their own health. (health.gov.au)
  • Self-assessed health status is dependent on an individual's awareness and expectations regarding their health. (health.gov.au)
  • Self-assessed health status is a useful measure of overall health status, but needs to be interpreted with some caution. (health.gov.au)
  • The relative consistency of self-assessed health across all jurisdictions and across urban, rural and remote areas suggests that there may not be large variations in overall health status for Indigenous Australians across the country. (health.gov.au)
  • March 19, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - A federal judge in Minneapolis has granted class-action status to a lawsuit against UnitedHealth Group Inc. over stock options backdating. (plansponsor.com)
  • In Milbank Quarterly , former Commonwealth Fund Harkness Fellow Philip J. Van der Wees and coauthors examine whether these reforms also resulted in better health status and increased access to preventive health services for Massachusetts residents. (commonwealthfund.org)
  • There are several options available to submit your application through Grants.gov to NIH and Department of Health and Human Services partners. (nih.gov)
  • The quality of care depends on the facilities that is offering the services, the staff, accessibility to the service and the kind of health insurance that the person has. (bartleby.com)
  • The Australian Government allocated a total of $17.807 million in 2008-09 and a further $29.910 million in 2009-10 directly to health services to expand core PHC services by employing more staff. (health.gov.au)
  • Initially the NT AHF proposed 14 Health Service Delivery Areas (HSDAs) including the existing two regional health services in Katherine West and Katherine East (Sunrise Health Service). (health.gov.au)
  • As part of the health systems reform in the NT, consideration is being given to what services need to be delivered at different geographical levels, including at the community level, regional or hub level, and territory or jurisdictional level. (health.gov.au)
  • Z71) Persons encountering health services for other counselling and medical advice, not elsewhere classified. (wikipedia.org)
  • Z76) Persons encountering health services in other circumstances. (wikipedia.org)
  • Within the broader context of a health care system transitioning to one that pays for quality over volume of services, more patient engagement and choice may significantly affect industry practices and norms. (academyhealth.org)
  • for health education and for partial funding and supervision of the health services provided under the National Health Insurance Law . (jewishvirtuallibrary.org)
  • When you pay it a visit, you are probably more concerned about the status of the AWS services and resources that you are using than you are about the overall status of AWS. (amazon.com)
  • As the name indicates, this dashboard gives you a personalized view into the performance and availability of the AWS services that you are using, along with alerts that are automatically triggered by changes in the health of the services. (amazon.com)
  • These cardiovascular health metrics (CHMs) are 1) not smoking, 2) being physically active, 3) having normal blood pressure, 4) having normal blood glucose, 5) being of normal weight, 6) having normal cholesterol levels, and 7) eating a healthy diet ( 2 ). (cdc.gov)
  • For this purpose, the definition includes criteria for the entire spectrum of cardiovascular (CV) health, including poor, intermediate, and ideal ranges for each of 7 metrics. (ahajournals.org)
  • Those expected to enroll through health insurance exchanges will be similar in health-if not healthier in some aspects - than those who currently get health insurance through an employer. (rwjf.org)
  • None of us has health "insurance," really. (cato.org)
  • We seem headed inexorably to one big group with no competition at all - national health insurance. (cato.org)
  • government‐​provided health insurance is a certain recipe for expensive, inefficient and ossified health care. (cato.org)
  • Markets can provide long‐​term, secure health insurance while enhancing choice and competition. (cato.org)
  • The key innovation is "health‐​status insurance. (cato.org)
  • If a health shock causes your medical‐​insurance premiums to rise, it pays a lump‐​sum payment sufficient to pay the higher medical‐​insurance premiums. (cato.org)
  • You can always purchase medical insurance with no change in out‐​of‐​pocket costs, and therefore have complete long‐​term health security. (cato.org)
  • When people have health‐​status insurance, medical insurers can be turned loose to freely compete, even though they will charge higher premiums to those with long‐​term illnesses. (cato.org)
  • With health‐​status insurance, consumers can have ultimate choice. (cato.org)
  • The market for individual health insurance is already innovating to provide better long‐​term insurance. (cato.org)
  • UnitedHealth Group recently announced a product that gives customers the right to buy medical insurance in the future, at a premium that depends only on their current health status. (cato.org)
  • This is only a small step away from full health‐​status insurance. (cato.org)
  • You should not lose your health insurance when you change jobs, as you don't lose car insurance, and you should be able to keep without penalty an individual long‐​term policy when you start a job. (cato.org)
  • Health insurance is mostly private except employee state insurance scheme, central government health scheme, defense, railway employee. (bartleby.com)
  • According to the San Jose Mercury News, the suit claims that a Bank of America letter advertises free life insurance of up to $1,000 through Provident Insurance, as well as additional life insurance for monthly payments, to customers who pass the bank's "Good Health Statement. (plansponsor.com)
  • This information is supposed to be included on line 61 of the Form 1040 and line 11 of the Form 1040EZ to demonstrate compliance during the year with the Affordable Care Act's (ACA's) mandate that individuals have health insurance that meets ACA standards, or else pay a penalty. (shrm.org)
  • Focusing as it does on appealing to, while vastly exaggerating the number of, people who will not have as good a "deal" when ACA is fully implemented, anti-Obamacare propaganda ignores the preferences embedded into pre-Obamacare health care and insurance practices. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • But here's the thing: Before Obamacare, our health insurance system was already a thicket of subsidies and transfers. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • The typical cost for a family health insurance plan in the United States is around $16,000). (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • Health insurance benefits are not taxable income, so Cruz and his wife get a big tax break on that plan. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • So the idea that the health care system is moving towards one in which everyone is protected against unbearable adversity, whether it's a health condition that makes one radioactive to insurers, or a financial calamity that makes decent insurance unaffordable, is an essential part of the argument, along with the contention that a more rational system will be less prone to boost costs every year for just about everybody. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • Now Republicans are at it again, wailing and gnashing their teeth on behalf of the people whose crappy individual health insurance policies are getting croaked by Obamacare regulations. (washingtonmonthly.com)
  • PATIENTS AND METHODS: A cross-sectional study was performed using the Child Health Questionnaire Parent Form 50 (CHQ-PF50) to measure HRQOL in patients with AGS. (biomedsearch.com)
  • To measure the health of a representative sample of the population of the United Kingdom by using the EuroQoL EQ-5D questionnaire. (bmj.com)
  • P. J. Van der Wees, A. M. Zaslavsky, and J. Z. Ayanian, "Improvements in Health Status After Massachusetts Health Care Reform," Milbank Quarterly , Dec. 2013 91(4):663-89. (commonwealthfund.org)
  • The growing popularity of meditation as a lifestyle and health enhancing strategy warrants more detailed assessment of its impacts on those who choose to practice it regularly over long periods of time. (hindawi.com)
  • The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) has significant interest in understanding the potential link(s) between fertility status and overall health. (nih.gov)
  • The overall health status of most of the children was good, with most having appropriate weight and height for age. (nih.gov)
  • I show evidence on three hypotheses to explain why health habits vary by SES. (nber.org)
  • Dr. Papas and his stellar collection of contributors have succeeded in compiling a comprehensive yet readable treatise on the current scientific evidence about antioxidants and health. (routledge.com)
  • Priority review status may be granted to regulatory filings in Canada for new treatments that potentially address serious, life-threatening conditions for which no drug is currently marketed in Canada , and for which there is substantial evidence of clinical effectiveness of that new treatment. (newswire.ca)
  • Evidence for the potential role of this definition of meditation in enhancing quality of life, functional health and wellbeing is growing. (hindawi.com)
  • In spite of this, there remains a lack of evidence about the long-term health effects of regular meditation [ 6 , 7 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • The current health status questionnaire was done in the Mobile Examination Center (MEC), by trained interviewers using the Computer-Assisted Personal Interview (CAPI) system. (cdc.gov)
  • We report on a study in which the EuroQoL EQ-5D questionnaire 9 was fielded in a survey of the population of the United Kingdom, conducted as part of a wider study of practical ways of measuring health related quality of life. (bmj.com)
  • 14 - 16 Since the original survey reported here, the EQ-5D questionnaire has been fielded in three national surveys, including the English national health survey-an interview-based survey of about 16 000 people. (bmj.com)
  • We also address the ages when SES exposures matter most for setting adult health trajectories as well as the role of exposure duration in SES influences on later health. (nih.gov)