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  • disadvantage
  • In a result that Prime Minister Tony Abbott admitted was "profoundly disappointing", the seventh annual Closing the Gap report showed there had been little or no improvement in key measures of Indigenous disadvantage, fuelling criticism of Commonwealth spending cuts. (ama.com.au)
  • workforce
  • 12. An effective health care system is dependent upon a skilled, competent and well resourced workforce and must include properly assessed and regularly updated training and registration. (greens.org.au)
  • reform
  • This research will support the implementation of the Government's $2.2 billion mental health reform plan by building the evidence base for a stronger and better mental health system. (nhmrc.gov.au)
  • The Department will provide policy support for the work of the Primary Health Care Advisory Group, in developing recommendations for Government on primary care reform options for improving the care of people with chronic and complex conditions, by the end of 2015. (health.gov.au)
  • The emergence of studies in these sub-themes is described in an attempt to associate them with political circumstances, with particular emphasis on: the Sanitary Reform Process, the construction of the National Health System and the reorientation of health practices. (docplayer.net)
  • Due to the constitutive link between the composition in the field of public health, the movement for the democratization of health and the proposal for Brazilian Sanitary Reform (BSR), the thematic area of PP&HM must be analyzed within such a historical perspective. (docplayer.net)
  • primary
  • Phil is the CEO of Primary Health Tasmania, a non-government, not-for-profit organisation working to connect care and keep Tasmanians well and out of hospital. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • It was established on 1 July 2015 under the Australian Government's Primary Health Networks Program to support and enable a coordinated, primary care focused health system. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • Phil has worked in the general practice and primary health care sector for more than 20 years at both program management and organisational leadership levels and is well known to providers and system, policy and organisational administrators across the state. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • As CEO of Primary Health Tasmania, Phil is overseeing the introduction of new approaches to partnership-based health service commissioning and capacity building - a genuine opportunity for the primary health sector to play a stronger role in a more balanced and sustainable health system. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • PHNs have a unique, some may say, monumental challenge in effecting changes through their com missioning roles to the service delivery systems for primary health care across regional, rural and remote Australia. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • Established 31 Primary Health Networks following an open and competitive tender process, with a number of existing primary and mental health care programmes successfully transitioned to the new arrangements. (health.gov.au)
  • In 2014-15, Outcome 5 was the responsibility of Indigenous and Rural Health Division and Primary and Mental Health Care Division. (health.gov.au)
  • The program represents the Australian Government's largest direct expenditure on Indigenous primary healthcare. (anao.gov.au)
  • Has implementation of the IAHP primary healthcare components been supported through effective coordination with key Government and non-Government stakeholders? (anao.gov.au)
  • A/Prof Litt has been a member of the SA Department of Health Primary Care Pandemic Planning Steering committee and sat on several committees related to immunisation, including the ATAGI, SA Immunisation Forum, SA Influenza and Pneumococcal Advisory Committee. (mja.com.au)
  • While about 25 percent of the country's primary care patients suffer from depression, anxiety and other common mental disorders, Zimbabwe (population 15 million) has only 10 psychiatrists and 15 clinical psychologists. (scienceblog.com)
  • considers
  • Each state or territory office considers Indigenous population figures, analyses OATSIH regional planning data and takes into account current funding levels, with particular emphasis on the 29 priority communities identified in COAG's National Partnership Agreement on Remote Service Delivery (RSD NP). (health.gov.au)
  • maternal
  • First, Early Start administers a short risk assessment containing items on maternal age, extent of family support, whether the pregnancy was planned or unplanned, substance abuse, family violence, and child abuse and neglect. (hhs.gov)
  • Maternal, adolescent and child health is an emerging and critical field. (duke.edu)
  • The Maternal, Adolescent and Child Health (MACH) Committee at the Duke Global Health Institute is pleased to offer conference awards to MACH committee members. (duke.edu)
  • The Maternal, Adolescent and Child Health working group at the Duke Global Health Institute held the Transforming Global Maternal, Adolescent and Child Health: From Research Evidence to Practice and Policy symposium on Monday, September 28, 2015 at Duke University. (duke.edu)
  • The NFP is based on 3 decades of randomized controlled trials, with consistent and enduring effects on maternal and child health. (aappublications.org)
  • Affairs
  • In S v Secretary, Department of Immigration Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs FCA 549, Justice Paul Finn held that the Commonwealth had breached its duty to ensure that reasonable care was taken of two Iranian detainees 'S' and 'M' in relation to the treatment of their respective mental health problems. (safecom.org.au)
  • grants
  • Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, Mark Butler today announced funding for 104 National Health and Medical Research Council grants for new ground-breaking mental health research. (nhmrc.gov.au)
  • Mr Butler said 13 specific grants totalling $13.7 million would look at mental illness among young people following the Government's 2011 commitment to issue a Targeted Call for Research into the prevention of, and early intervention in, mental illness in young people. (nhmrc.gov.au)
  • approaches
  • Health care funding, financing and sustainability is a top priority across the country and innovative approaches are required to finance. (uleth.ca)
  • The aim of this Catalyst Grant is to provide seed money to support research activities related to Indigenous approaches to wellness which represent the first steps towards the pursuit of more. (uleth.ca)
  • Because the NFP is delivered in communities outside of research contexts, we used quantitative and qualitative research to identify challenges with the NFP program model and its implementation, as well as promising approaches for addressing them. (aappublications.org)
  • Families
  • TORONTO, ON (Nov 1, 2016) - Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day says that now the parliament has unanimously passed the motion on First Nation child welfare all jurisdictions must come together now to immediately repair the damage done to the most vulnerable members of Canadian society - Indigenous children and their families. (theturtleislandnews.com)
  • The developers established an Early Start board, half of whose members were Māori, to oversee implementation of the program and to foster an organizational culture that was respectful and sensitive to the needs and perspectives of Māori families. (hhs.gov)
  • The National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan does capture the voices of the community and the experts, and through this plan we will continue to support families and communities to manage their health and wellbeing. (ama.com.au)
  • support
  • Fellowships provide support for highly qualified applicants in all areas of health research at the post-PhD degree or post-health professional degree stages to add to their experience by engaging in. (uleth.ca)
  • Research Areas This funding opportunity will support the planning, catalyst, and pilot implementation of social science research projects focused on any topic relevant to improving our understanding. (uleth.ca)
  • Early Start Project Ltd., a charitable non-governmental organization based in New Zealand, provides implementation support. (hhs.gov)
  • a) Support for community health centres in rural and remote areas. (greens.org.au)
  • Measures in tonight's Budget go some way to strengthening the level of clinical support for those living with mental illness, but much, much more is needed. (eurekastreet.com.au)
  • We desperately need a National Mental Health Initiative that includes community based mental health care and support, delivered by community based workers and agencies. (eurekastreet.com.au)
  • Pilot of an Individual Placement and Support Program: This program aims to achieve ongoing competitive employment as opposed to supported or transitional employment for people with mental illness. (health.gov.au)
  • Mental Health ACT is supportive of employing consumers as peer support workers within the service. (health.gov.au)
  • improve
  • But the impact, measured in a ground-breaking study, shows that this innovative approach holds the potential to significantly improve the lives of millions of people with moderate and severe mental health problems in countries where access to treatment is limited or nonexistent. (scienceblog.com)
  • Australia's first Indigenous psychologist Prof Pat Dudgeon and human rights campaigner Dr Tom Calma AO, the new chancellor of the University of Canberra will chair the advisory group who will advise on practical and strategic ways to improve Indigenous mental health and social and emotional wellbeing. (probonoaustralia.com.au)
  • disorders
  • Health and medical research into anxiety, eating disorders, depression and other mental health conditions will benefit from $68.2 million in new Australian Government funding. (nhmrc.gov.au)
  • Lead author of the study Dr. Dixon Chibanda, a consultant psychiatrist in Harare, co-founded the Friendship Bench network in response to the appalling shortage of evidence-based treatment for people with mental disorders in Zimbabwe, a problem common throughout Africa. (scienceblog.com)
  • Common mental disorders impose a huge burden on all countries of sub-Saharan Africa," says Dr. Chibanda. (scienceblog.com)
  • In developing countries, nearly 90 percent of people with mental disorders are unable to access any treatment," says Dr. Peter A. Singer, Chief Executive Officer of Grand Challenges Canada. (scienceblog.com)
  • Practice
  • Mental Health ACT and the ACT Division of General Practice meet quarterly. (health.gov.au)
  • We identify common challenges encountered in conducting research in practice settings and translating findings from these studies into ongoing program implementation. (aappublications.org)
  • The conduct of research focused on quality improvement, model improvement, and implementation in NFP practice settings is challenging, but feasible, and holds promise for improving the impact of the NFP. (aappublications.org)
  • Centre
  • The consolidation and strengthening of our emergency departments at the Grace Hospital, the Health Sciences Centre and the St. Boniface Hospital is reducing wait times. (manitoba.ca)
  • The Garvan Institute of Medical Research in Sydney and Israel's Weizmann Institute of Science are planning to establish a joint centre for research in cellular genomics. (mja.com.au)
  • Communities
  • He sees his current role working with providers and communities to build understanding and capacity to influence the changes to our health system that Tasmania needs. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • effectiveness
  • The description of the implementation of the model here, including any adaptations, may differ from how it was implemented in the studies reviewed to determine this model's evidence of effectiveness. (hhs.gov)
  • Inclusion in the implementation report does not mean the practices described meet the DHHS criteria for evidence of effectiveness. (hhs.gov)
  • This project will rigourously evaluate MAPs in Canada and generate insights into their implementation and effectiveness. (uvic.ca)
  • Child
  • In addition to discussing the need for an ongoing process towards jurisdiction, the issue of child and youth mental health, and the unacceptably high rate of suicides among youth was discussed. (theturtleislandnews.com)
  • The importance of moving forward on full implementation of Jordan's principle and the need to review the 1965 Child Welfare Agreement was also emphasized. (theturtleislandnews.com)
  • Early Start aims to create a collaborative, problem-solving partnership between the home visitor and family to maximize child health, increase child and family well-being, build strengths, and eliminate deficiencies. (hhs.gov)
  • clinics
  • Their offices are simple wooden seats, called Friendship Benches, located in the grounds of health clinics around Harare and other major cities in Zimbabwe. (scienceblog.com)
  • research
  • Professor Donna Cross, Edith Cowan University will receive $620,000 to research reducing mental health problems among school students resulting from bullying. (nhmrc.gov.au)
  • This site was founded by the Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research at Duke University, but it is a collaborative project with connections to many other research institutions. (duke.edu)
  • 1 Rev Saúde Pública 2006;40(N Esp) Jairnilson Silva Paim Carmen Fontes Teixeira Policy, planning and health management: the current understanding ABSTRACT This work provides a literature review of Policy, Planning and Health Management between 1974 and Information is presented from previous research and publications, incorporating the production contained within the LILACS database from the last five years. (docplayer.net)
  • Thus, it was by examining the relationship between scientific production and political circumstances to reconcile new relationships between the State and society that Donnângelo 7 (1983) elaborated a pioneering study on collective health research in Brazil. (docplayer.net)
  • Alcohol Health & Research World, 22 (4), 253-259. (springer.com)
  • Policy
  • 1. Health policy should be based on the best medical evidence available. (greens.org.au)
  • KEYWORDS: Health policy, history. (docplayer.net)
  • Health policy, trends. (docplayer.net)
  • 2 2 Health policy and management Rev Saúde Pública 2006;40(N Esp) INTRODUCTION Conducting a review of Policy, Planning and Health Management (PP&HM) affords an excellent opportunity to reflect not only on its theoretical-conceptual development, but, primarily, to systematize tendencies in its production of publications and empirical investigations. (docplayer.net)
  • Planning and policy were themes less covered and were limited to questions of budget, organization and sanitary legislation. (docplayer.net)
  • In searching the social class dynamic for an explanation for State action, a perspective arose for the development of studies in health policy, as well as alternative forms of thinking about institutions and, consequently, of planning and management. (docplayer.net)
  • culturally
  • Although it was designed as a mainstream program, the developers took steps to ensure that the model would be culturally responsive to the Māori, an indigenous population of New Zealand. (hhs.gov)
  • Tribal stakeholders rated Native IYG favorably, and suggested it was culturally appropriate for AI/AN youth and suitable for implementation in tribal settings. (springer.com)
  • population
  • However, the developers took steps to ensure that the model would be relevant to the Māori, an indigenous population of New Zealand. (hhs.gov)
  • This represents 54.2 per cent of the estimated total Indigenous population. (anao.gov.au)
  • Further, there is a lack of sexual health curricula that take advantage of the motivational appeal, reach, and fidelity of communication technology for this population, who are sophisticated technology users. (springer.com)