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  • strengthen
  • Furthermore, the paper provides examples of what has worked and how, and ends with an agenda for action to strengthen the work of policy-makers, their advisers and development partners as well as practitioners as they seek to integrate gender equality perspectives into health systems strengthening, including primary health care (PHC) reforms. (who.int)
  • Faculty at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, including Dr. Perry, are supporting Ethiopia's Ministry of Health in this effort so that Ministries of Health in other countries can learn how to strengthen their own primary health care system. (jhsph.edu)
  • To strengthen Haiti's primary health care (PHC) system, the country first piloted performance-based financing (PBF) in 1999 and subsequently expanded the approach to most internationally funded non-government organizations. (msh.org)
  • 1978
  • Although Bangladesh signed the Declaration of Alma-Ata in 1978, which called for the implementation of a primary health care approach as the key to achieving 'health for all', little has been done to make this approach a significant part of the national health care policy, says Gonoshasthya's founder Dr Zafrullah Chowdhury. (who.int)
  • Part A Primary health care evolves from the economic, cultural, social, and political conditions of a country, and it is described as an essential part of health care that is universally provided to individuals in a community at the country's and community's expense (World Health Organisation [WHO], 1978). (bartleby.com)
  • 1 It acknowledges the importance of the Alma-Ata declaration of 1978, which called for integrated primary health care as a way to deal with major health problems in communities and for access to care as part of a comprehensive national health system. (bmj.com)
  • The opening plenary paid tribute to the revolutionary Declaration of Alma-Ata from 1978, which was the first to underline the importance of primary health care and put health equity on the international agenda. (who.int)
  • Centre
  • Mirella Minkman, Professor of Innovation, TIAS School for Business and Society, the Netherlands, stressed the importance of rethinking and reorganizing the system to put the person at the centre, with primary health care teams around them, creating professional networks of care. (who.int)
  • ambulatory
  • Ambulatory care sensitive conditions (ACSCs) "represent a range of conditions for which hospitalisation should be able to be avoided because the disease or condition has been prevented from occurring, or because individuals have had access to timely and effective primary care".1 This RESEARCH ROUNDup investigates. (apo.org.au)
  • indispensable
  • Primary health care is the indispensable care based on the real - world, systematically sound, socially adequate technique and technology which made unanimously available to the families and every individuals in the community through their fully involvement where the community is capable to afford at a cost to uphold at every phase of their growth in the essence of self-reliance and self-government. (bartleby.com)
  • approach
  • Methods to achieve this community engagement are best encapsulated and applied efficiently through the primary health care approach. (who.int)
  • The report of the meeting summarizes the challenges, good practices and ways forward so that communities capacities for emergency preparedness and response are built through the primary health care approach. (who.int)
  • She underlined to the global leaders gathered that "it is our responsibility to ignite a new era of primary health care - one that accelerates implementation and collective action to realize a primary health care approach once and for all. (who.int)
  • A high-level ministerial plenary explored the whole-of-government approach to advancing primary health care. (who.int)
  • accessible
  • To reduce the expense and make healthcare accessible for all, many players are now getting into the primary healthcare space. (business-standard.com)
  • Boosting current efforts to tackle inequalities by rolling out programmes that target disadvantaged groups, providing cultural appropriateness training to doctors and nurses, limiting further increases in co-payments and ensuring that healthcare is accessible to people in the north and south of the country. (oecd.org)
  • report
  • According to the Ramanow report, (2002) Canadian's appear to support primary health care change (Romanow, 2002). (bartleby.com)
  • In his remarks, panellist Rifat Atun, Professor of Global Health Systems at Harvard University encapsulated the messages from the report "From Alma-Ata to Astana: Primary health care - reflecting on the past, transforming for the future", developed by WHO/Europe as background documentation for the Conference. (who.int)
  • consultations
  • While Canadian's may not fully understand all the details of what primary health care means, recurrent themes in the consultations and opinion polls conducted by the Commission fully underline the importance they place on health promotion and prevention (Romanow, 2002). (bartleby.com)
  • access
  • This includes logistical support, advocacy and education to assist individuals in navigating the healthcare system and activities that help recipients gain access necessary to manage their physical and behavioral health conditions. (in.gov)
  • support
  • 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)
  • Some of the responses are particularly detailed, and while the content has not been analysed yet, it is clear there is general support for the direction in which the Government wants to take primary care. (scoop.co.nz)
  • This project helps to build capacity for care of persons with a SCI in primary care through support by a Nurse Clinician with extensive training and experience working with persons with SCI. (hamiltonhealthsciences.ca)
  • effectiveness
  • Dr. Henry Perry , senior scientist in the Health Systems Program , and his colleagues recently published a major new series of articles published in the Journal of Global Health on the evidence of the effectiveness of community-based primary health care (CBPHC). (jhsph.edu)
  • Community-based primary health care has been growing slowly in importance over the last 50 years, and while rigorous evidence of its effectiveness has increased substantially in recent years, international organizations have been slow to invest in capacity-building for successful CBPHC programs. (jhsph.edu)
  • Evidence for the effectiveness of drug treatment for depression in primary care settings remains limited, with little information on newer antidepressant classes. (publish.csiro.au)
  • To update an earlier Cochrane review on the effectiveness of antidepressants in primary care to include newer antidepressant classes, and to examine the efficacy of individual agents. (publish.csiro.au)
  • people
  • Being the world's second most populous nation with over 1.2 billion people, the country's government-run primary health clinics are over-crowded and faces a shortage of qualified doctors and nursing staff. (business-standard.com)
  • Professor Atun explained that Europe has been leading the way in innovation in primary health care because the region has invested in people, partnerships, platforms and political will. (who.int)