• Although there has been a marked reduction in smoking, the National Healthcare Agreement target to halve adult Indigenous smoking rates by 2018 (from 44.8 per cent to 22.4 per cent) will require an accelerated reduction in smoking rates. (health.gov.au)
  • 2018)‎. Integration of mental health into primary health care. (who.int)
  • The Global Conference on Primary Health Care, which took place in Astana, Kazakhstan, on 25-26 October 2018, brought together 1 200 delegates from more than 120 countries to recommit to strengthening primary health care. (who.int)
  • In 2018, WHO's member nations collectively affirmed in the landmark Astana declaration that PHC "is the most inclusive, effective, and efficient approach to enhance people's physical and mental health, as well as social well-being" and "a cornerstone of a sustainable health system for universal health coverage. (gatesfoundation.org)
  • This compilation of slides is from the 2018 Primary Care Office Training Academy Kick-off Meeting, hosted through a partnership of ASTHO and NOSORH and generously supported by HRSA. (astho.org)
  • UC San Diego Health's new Encinitas clinic, located at 1505 Encinitas Boulevard, will offer pediatrics, family medicine and Express Care. (ucsd.edu)
  • Pediatrics offers compassionate care for infants, children and teenagers through all of their developmental stages. (ucsd.edu)
  • in the policy statement "The Future of Pediatrics: Mental Health Competencies for Pediatric Primary Care," 4 the task force collaborated with the AAP Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of Child and Family Health to outline these competencies and propose strategies for achieving them. (aappublications.org)
  • The study will represent a collaboration between the Department of Pediatrics at New York University School of Medicine - Bellevue Hospital Center, the Medical and Health Research Association of New York City, Inc., and the Center for Research on Culture, Development and Education at New York University Steinhardt School of Education. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • All the health centers are designated as Patient-Centered Medical Homes. (denverhealth.org)
  • Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center is one of the nation's busiest Level I trauma centers and the primary teaching hospital for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School. (healthecareers.com)
  • We use resources to make a real difference in the health of our community, contributing in excess of $300 million annually in uncompensated care and community benefit programs, including an award-winning network of public school-based health centers. (healthecareers.com)
  • Large variation in frequency and the inconsistent relationship between persistent pain and disability across centers suggests caution in drawing conclusions about the role of culture in shaping responses to persistent pain when comparisons are based on patient samples drawn from a limited number of health care settings in each culture. (nih.gov)
  • A study by researchers at San Diego State University published in the April 24 issue of JAMA Psychiatry posits that providing a brief behavioral therapy (BBT) in the pediatric primary care setting can benefit more young people, especially Latino youth. (uspharmacist.com)
  • This project will measure the degree to which parenting programs based in pediatric primary care can be effective in promoting language development and school readiness in at-risk young children. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • PHNs will be more locally relevant, accountable and responsive through local health professionals' involvement in Clinical Councils and consumer-led Community Advisory Committees. (health.gov.au)
  • It is doing this by building partnerships with local community organizations, national groups, employers and corporations, says Tyler Norris, recently hired as vice president of Total Health Partnerships. (hhnmag.com)
  • In addition to providing charity care and coverage to low-income residents in the communities served by Kaiser Permanente, the organization also is investing in long-term community health initiatives. (hhnmag.com)
  • A recommendation for intensive community-based care based on the uniform FSSA/DMHA approved behavioral health assessment tool as indicated by a rating of three (3) or higher. (in.gov)
  • A community program supported by Sutter Health helps a homeless man get back on his feet. (sutterhealth.org)
  • However, major surveys of living conditions and health problems are better delayed until the program is in operation and such surveys can be used as mechanisms for community participation, motivation and education. (repec.org)
  • The aims of providing a forum for these projects are to facilitate exchange of new information and approaches to assessing performance and to bridge the gap between medicine and public health at the grass-roots level, where primary care and community work hand in hand. (sagepub.com)
  • Quasi-experimental studies of community health programs also are encouraged. (sagepub.com)
  • In partnership with the University of Colorado, DCHS serves as a training site for the residency in family medicine based out of Lowry Community Health Center . (denverhealth.org)
  • One way to delineate these roles is to create a chief community health strategist position, someone who is responsible for data collection and annual performance measurements. (aafp.org)
  • Community support to address social determinants of health will assist care integration. (aafp.org)
  • The USF Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner master's program helps nursing students diagnose, prevent and treat the illnesses of the older adolescent to the older adult helping them live longer and more productive lives. (usf.edu)
  • The Health Visitor Implementation report published today, sets out progress on key areas of the Health Visitor Implementation programme, which began in February 2011. (nationalarchives.gov.uk)
  • We offer extensive postgraduate research training, including overseeing the Imperial College Master of Public Health (MPH) Programme. (imperial.ac.uk)
  • The programme comprises a core paper ( PRHC 701 ) plus further approved paper(s) to the value of 30 points which can be selected from a wide range of topics relevant to primary health care. (otago.ac.nz)
  • Dr Jakab and Dr Tedros visited a TOMY on 21 June, meeting its multidisciplinary team of health professionals. (who.int)
  • As millions of new customers enter the market through the Affordable Care Act along with the opportunity for these customers to compare and purchase plans - oftentimes with cost as the primary differentiating factor - creating a consumer-friendly product and using technology to promote efficiency and health is becoming a key imperative, he said. (hhnmag.com)
  • Notwithstanding ranked 2nd in terms of efficiency of health care, Singapore is facing significant health care challenges. (rand.org)
  • The Department will also work with the States and Territories to develop a new national mental health plan, informed by the final report of the Review. (health.gov.au)
  • During this time, the Department will continue to support a range of mental health and suicide prevention treatment and support activity. (health.gov.au)
  • The Department will work in partnership with the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health sector to commence work on actions identified in the Implementation Plan. (health.gov.au)
  • We also work closely with the Department of Sport and Health Sciences at the University of Exeter, and the Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences at the University of Bristol. (uea.ac.uk)
  • The Sutter Coast Health Center located in Brookings, Oregon includes an outpatient primary care and laboratory service department. (sutterhealth.org)
  • Wood described a successful population health grant program in Annapolis, Md., that addressed overutilization of the emergency department. (aafp.org)
  • Benjamin Miller, Psy.D., director of the Eugene S. Farley Jr. Health Policy Center and an assistant professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, says mental health needs are not being met in today's health care environment. (aafp.org)
  • The need for integration is great, said Benjamin Miller, Psy.D., director of the Eugene S. Farley Jr. Health Policy Center and an assistant professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine (UCSOM). (aafp.org)
  • Miller said the situation is stated well in a line from Frank deGruy III, M.D., (www.nap.edu) chair of the Department of Family Medicine at UCSOM: 'Primary care cannot be practiced without addressing mental health concerns, and all attempts to do so result in inferior care. (aafp.org)
  • Snapshot of Australian primary health care research 2011 is a collaborative venture involving representatives from PHC RIS, the Australian Government Department of Health. (apo.org.au)
  • After an Attempt: A Guide for Taking Care of Your Family Member After Treatment in the Emergency Department (English and Spanish available). (colorado.gov)