Self Care: Performance of activities or tasks traditionally performed by professional health care providers. The concept includes care of oneself or one's family and friends.Self Concept: A person's view of himself.Germinal Center: The activated center of a lymphoid follicle in secondary lymphoid tissue where B-LYMPHOCYTES are stimulated by antigens and helper T cells (T-LYMPHOCYTES, HELPER-INDUCER) are stimulated to generate memory cells.Self Tolerance: The normal lack of the ability to produce an immunological response to autologous (self) antigens. A breakdown of self tolerance leads to autoimmune diseases. The ability to recognize the difference between self and non-self is the prime function of the immune system.Child Day Care Centers: Facilities which provide care for pre-school and school-age children.Community Health Centers: Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to people living in a community or neighborhood.Trauma Centers: Specialized hospital facilities which provide diagnostic and therapeutic services for trauma patients.Tertiary Care Centers: A medical facility which provides a high degree of subspecialty expertise for patients from centers where they received SECONDARY CARE.Self Psychology: Psychoanalytic theory focusing on interpretation of behavior in reference to self. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Terms, 1994) This elaboration of the psychoanalytic concepts of narcissism and the self, was developed by Heinz Kohut, and stresses the importance of the self-awareness of excessive needs for approval and self-gratification.Self Disclosure: A willingness to reveal information about oneself to others.Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.): An agency of the UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE that conducts and supports programs for the prevention and control of disease and provides consultation and assistance to health departments and other countries.Self Mutilation: The act of injuring one's own body to the extent of cutting off or permanently destroying a limb or other essential part of a body.Ego: The conscious portion of the personality structure which serves to mediate between the demands of the primitive instinctual drives, (the id), of internalized parental and social prohibitions or the conscience, (the superego), and of reality.Self Medication: The self administration of medication not prescribed by a physician or in a manner not directed by a physician.Poison Control Centers: Facilities which provide information concerning poisons and treatment of poisoning in emergencies.Photosynthetic Reaction Center Complex Proteins: Protein complexes that take part in the process of PHOTOSYNTHESIS. They are located within the THYLAKOID MEMBRANES of plant CHLOROPLASTS and a variety of structures in more primitive organisms. There are two major complexes involved in the photosynthetic process called PHOTOSYSTEM I and PHOTOSYSTEM II.Retrospective Studies: Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.Self Efficacy: Cognitive mechanism based on expectations or beliefs about one's ability to perform actions necessary to produce a given effect. It is also a theoretical component of behavior change in various therapeutic treatments. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Information Centers: Facilities for collecting and organizing information. They may be specialized by subject field, type of source material, persons served, location, or type of services.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Self Report: Method for obtaining information through verbal responses, written or oral, from subjects.Self-Injurious Behavior: Behavior in which persons hurt or harm themselves without the motive of suicide or of sexual deviation.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.United StatesAutoantigens: Endogenous tissue constituents that have the ability to interact with AUTOANTIBODIES and cause an immune response.Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Microtubule-Organizing Center: An amorphous region of electron dense material in the cytoplasm from which the MICROTUBULES polymerization is nucleated. The pericentriolar region of the CENTROSOME which surrounds the CENTRIOLES is an example.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Birthing Centers: Free-standing facilities that provide prenatal, childbirth, and postnatal care and usually incorporate family-centered maternity care concepts and practices.Self-Assessment: Appraisal of one's own personal qualities or traits.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Molecular Sequence Data: Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Cohort Studies: Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Amino Acid Sequence: The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.): A component of the Department of Health and Human Services to oversee and direct the Medicare and Medicaid programs and related Federal medical care quality control staffs. Name was changed effective June 14, 2001.Great BritainReferral and Consultation: The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.Poisoning: A condition or physical state produced by the ingestion, injection, inhalation of or exposure to a deleterious agent.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Quality of Life: A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.Rehabilitation Centers: Facilities which provide programs for rehabilitating the mentally or physically disabled individuals.Wounds and Injuries: Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.Rhodobacter sphaeroides: Spherical phototrophic bacteria found in mud and stagnant water exposed to light.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Electron Spin Resonance Spectroscopy: A technique applicable to the wide variety of substances which exhibit paramagnetism because of the magnetic moments of unpaired electrons. The spectra are useful for detection and identification, for determination of electron structure, for study of interactions between molecules, and for measurement of nuclear spins and moments. (From McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, 7th edition) Electron nuclear double resonance (ENDOR) spectroscopy is a variant of the technique which can give enhanced resolution. Electron spin resonance analysis can now be used in vivo, including imaging applications such as MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING.Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Autoimmunity: Process whereby the immune system reacts against the body's own tissues. Autoimmunity may produce or be caused by AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES.B-Lymphocytes: Lymphoid cells concerned with humoral immunity. They are short-lived cells resembling bursa-derived lymphocytes of birds in their production of immunoglobulin upon appropriate stimulation.Attitude to Health: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.Pilot Projects: Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.T-Lymphocytes: Lymphocytes responsible for cell-mediated immunity. Two types have been identified - cytotoxic (T-LYMPHOCYTES, CYTOTOXIC) and helper T-lymphocytes (T-LYMPHOCYTES, HELPER-INDUCER). They are formed when lymphocytes circulate through the THYMUS GLAND and differentiate to thymocytes. When exposed to an antigen, they divide rapidly and produce large numbers of new T cells sensitized to that antigen.Models, Molecular: Models used experimentally or theoretically to study molecular shape, electronic properties, or interactions; includes analogous molecules, computer-generated graphics, and mechanical structures.Ambulatory Care Facilities: Those facilities which administer health services to individuals who do not require hospitalization or institutionalization.IndiaHealth Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Sex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.Immune Tolerance: The specific failure of a normally responsive individual to make an immune response to a known antigen. It results from previous contact with the antigen by an immunologically immature individual (fetus or neonate) or by an adult exposed to extreme high-dose or low-dose antigen, or by exposure to radiation, antimetabolites, antilymphocytic serum, etc.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Outcome Assessment (Health Care): Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).Breast Self-Examination: The inspection of one's breasts, usually for signs of disease, especially neoplastic disease.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Patient Education as Topic: The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.Self Administration: Administration of a drug or chemical by the individual under the direction of a physician. It includes administration clinically or experimentally, by human or animal.Regression Analysis: Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Severity of Illness Index: Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.Oxidation-Reduction: A chemical reaction in which an electron is transferred from one molecule to another. The electron-donating molecule is the reducing agent or reductant; the electron-accepting molecule is the oxidizing agent or oxidant. Reducing and oxidizing agents function as conjugate reductant-oxidant pairs or redox pairs (Lehninger, Principles of Biochemistry, 1982, p471).Community Mental Health Centers: Facilities which administer the delivery of psychologic and psychiatric services to people living in a neighborhood or community.Risk Assessment: The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)Patient Satisfaction: The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.Multivariate Analysis: A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.Interpersonal Relations: The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.Hospitals, Special: Hospitals which provide care for a single category of illness with facilities and staff directed toward a specific service.EuropeBinding Sites: The parts of a macromolecule that directly participate in its specific combination with another molecule.Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.Lymphocyte Activation: Morphologic alteration of small B LYMPHOCYTES or T LYMPHOCYTES in culture into large blast-like cells able to synthesize DNA and RNA and to divide mitotically. It is induced by INTERLEUKINS; MITOGENS such as PHYTOHEMAGGLUTININS, and by specific ANTIGENS. It may also occur in vivo as in GRAFT REJECTION.Sensitivity and Specificity: Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Mice, Inbred C57BLPrognosis: A prediction of the probable outcome of a disease based on a individual's condition and the usual course of the disease as seen in similar situations.Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Chronic Disease: Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)H-2 Antigens: The major group of transplantation antigens in the mouse.ScotlandLongitudinal Studies: Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.Self-Examination: The inspection of one's own body, usually for signs of disease (e.g., BREAST SELF-EXAMINATION, testicular self-examination).Suicide, Attempted: The unsuccessful attempt to kill oneself.Program Evaluation: Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.Patient Compliance: Voluntary cooperation of the patient in following a prescribed regimen.Base Sequence: The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.Mass Screening: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.Age Distribution: The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Electron Transport: The process by which ELECTRONS are transported from a reduced substrate to molecular OXYGEN. (From Bennington, Saunders Dictionary and Encyclopedia of Laboratory Medicine and Technology, 1984, p270)September 11 Terrorist Attacks: Terrorism on September 11, 2001 against targets in New York, the Pentagon in Virginia, and an aborted attack that ended in Pennsylvania.EnglandRegistries: The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.Photosystem II Protein Complex: A large multisubunit protein complex found in the THYLAKOID MEMBRANE. It uses light energy derived from LIGHT-HARVESTING PROTEIN COMPLEXES to catalyze the splitting of WATER into DIOXYGEN and of reducing equivalents of HYDROGEN.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Depression: Depressive states usually of moderate intensity in contrast with major depression present in neurotic and psychotic disorders.Neoplasms: New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.Odds Ratio: The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.Mice, Transgenic: Laboratory mice that have been produced from a genetically manipulated EGG or EMBRYO, MAMMALIAN.Light-Harvesting Protein Complexes: Complexes containing CHLOROPHYLL and other photosensitive molecules. They serve to capture energy in the form of PHOTONS and are generally found as components of the PHOTOSYSTEM I PROTEIN COMPLEX or the PHOTOSYSTEM II PROTEIN COMPLEX.Kinetics: The rate dynamics in chemical or physical systems.Survival Rate: The proportion of survivors in a group, e.g., of patients, studied and followed over a period, or the proportion of persons in a specified group alive at the beginning of a time interval who survive to the end of the interval. It is often studied using life table methods.Emergency Service, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.Ambulatory Care: Health care services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis, rather than by admission to a hospital or other health care facility. The services may be a part of a hospital, augmenting its inpatient services, or may be provided at a free-standing facility.Chi-Square Distribution: A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.Mutation: Any detectable and heritable change in the genetic material that causes a change in the GENOTYPE and which is transmitted to daughter cells and to succeeding generations.Protein Conformation: The characteristic 3-dimensional shape of a protein, including the secondary, supersecondary (motifs), tertiary (domains) and quaternary structure of the peptide chain. PROTEIN STRUCTURE, QUATERNARY describes the conformation assumed by multimeric proteins (aggregates of more than one polypeptide chain).Awareness: The act of "taking account" of an object or state of affairs. It does not imply assessment of, nor attention to the qualities or nature of the object.Feasibility Studies: Studies to determine the advantages or disadvantages, practicability, or capability of accomplishing a projected plan, study, or project.France: A country in western Europe bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel, the Mediterranean Sea, and the countries of Belgium, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the principalities of Andorra and Monaco, and by the duchy of Luxembourg. Its capital is Paris.Sex Distribution: The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Iron-Sulfur Proteins: A group of proteins possessing only the iron-sulfur complex as the prosthetic group. These proteins participate in all major pathways of electron transport: photosynthesis, respiration, hydroxylation and bacterial hydrogen and nitrogen fixation.LondonIsraelInterviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.Autoimmune Diseases: Disorders that are characterized by the production of antibodies that react with host tissues or immune effector cells that are autoreactive to endogenous peptides.Health Status Indicators: The measurement of the health status for a given population using a variety of indices, including morbidity, mortality, and available health resources.Psychoanalytic Theory: Conceptual system developed by Freud and his followers in which unconscious motivations are considered to shape normal and abnormal personality development and behavior.Major Histocompatibility Complex: The genetic region which contains the loci of genes which determine the structure of the serologically defined (SD) and lymphocyte-defined (LD) TRANSPLANTATION ANTIGENS, genes which control the structure of the IMMUNE RESPONSE-ASSOCIATED ANTIGENS, HUMAN; the IMMUNE RESPONSE GENES which control the ability of an animal to respond immunologically to antigenic stimuli, and genes which determine the structure and/or level of the first four components of complement.ItalyCase-Control Studies: Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.Activities of Daily Living: The performance of the basic activities of self care, such as dressing, ambulation, or eating.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Existentialism: Philosophy based on the analysis of the individual's existence in the world which holds that human existence cannot be completely described in scientific terms. Existentialism also stresses the freedom and responsibility of the individual as well as the uniqueness of religious and ethical experiences and the analysis of subjective phenomena such as anxiety, guilt, and suffering. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)New York CityModels, Biological: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of biological processes or diseases. For disease models in living animals, DISEASE MODELS, ANIMAL is available. Biological models include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Body Image: Individuals' concept of their own bodies.Spleen: An encapsulated lymphatic organ through which venous blood filters.Receptors, Antigen, T-Cell: Molecules on the surface of T-lymphocytes that recognize and combine with antigens. The receptors are non-covalently associated with a complex of several polypeptides collectively called CD3 antigens (ANTIGENS, CD3). Recognition of foreign antigen and the major histocompatibility complex is accomplished by a single heterodimeric antigen-receptor structure, composed of either alpha-beta (RECEPTORS, ANTIGEN, T-CELL, ALPHA-BETA) or gamma-delta (RECEPTORS, ANTIGEN, T-CELL, GAMMA-DELTA) chains.Research Design: A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.Empathy: An individual's objective and insightful awareness of the feelings and behavior of another person. It should be distinguished from sympathy, which is usually nonobjective and noncritical. It includes caring, which is the demonstration of an awareness of and a concern for the good of others. (From Bioethics Thesaurus, 1992)TurkeyPheophytins: Chlorophylls from which the magnesium has been removed by treatment with weak acid.BrazilSmoking: Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.Patient Selection: Criteria and standards used for the determination of the appropriateness of the inclusion of patients with specific conditions in proposed treatment plans and the criteria used for the inclusion of subjects in various clinical trials and other research protocols.National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.): A center in the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE which is primarily concerned with the collection, analysis, and dissemination of health statistics on vital events and health activities to reflect the health status of people, health needs, and health resources.Length of Stay: The period of confinement of a patient to a hospital or other health facility.Educational Status: Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.Predictive Value of Tests: In screening and diagnostic tests, the probability that a person with a positive test is a true positive (i.e., has the disease), is referred to as the predictive value of a positive test; whereas, the predictive value of a negative test is the probability that the person with a negative test does not have the disease. Predictive value is related to the sensitivity and specificity of the test.Quality Assurance, Health Care: Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.Clinical Competence: The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.Databases, Factual: Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of facts and data garnered from material of a specialized subject area and made available for analysis and application. The collection can be automated by various contemporary methods for retrieval. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, BIBLIOGRAPHIC which is restricted to collections of bibliographic references.Hospitalization: The confinement of a patient in a hospital.Protein Binding: The process in which substances, either endogenous or exogenous, bind to proteins, peptides, enzymes, protein precursors, or allied compounds. Specific protein-binding measures are often used as assays in diagnostic assessments.TexasSocial Class: A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.Academies and Institutes: Organizations representing specialized fields which are accepted as authoritative; may be non-governmental, university or an independent research organization, e.g., National Academy of Sciences, Brookings Institution, etc.Patient Care Team: Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.Recurrence: The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.IraqPsychometrics: Assessment of psychological variables by the application of mathematical procedures.Health Education: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.Community Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.Autoantibodies: Antibodies that react with self-antigens (AUTOANTIGENS) of the organism that produced them.SwedenHospitals, University: Hospitals maintained by a university for the teaching of medical students, postgraduate training programs, and clinical research.Quality of Health Care: The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.Malaysia: A parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarch in southeast Asia, consisting of 11 states (West Malaysia) on the Malay Peninsula and two states (East Malaysia) on the island of BORNEO. It is also called the Federation of Malaysia. Its capital is Kuala Lumpur. Before 1963 it was the Union of Malaya. It reorganized in 1948 as the Federation of Malaya, becoming independent from British Malaya in 1957 and becoming Malaysia in 1963 as a federation of Malaya, Sabah, Sarawak, and Singapore (which seceded in 1965). The form Malay- probably derives from the Tamil malay, mountain, with reference to its geography. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p715 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p329)Practice Guidelines as Topic: Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.Bacterial Proteins: Proteins found in any species of bacterium.Rural Health: The status of health in rural populations.Antigen Presentation: The process by which antigen is presented to lymphocytes in a form they can recognize. This is performed by antigen presenting cells (APCs). Some antigens require processing before they can be recognized. Antigen processing consists of ingestion and partial digestion of the antigen by the APC, followed by presentation of fragments on the cell surface. (From Rosen et al., Dictionary of Immunology, 1989)Outpatient Clinics, Hospital: Organized services in a hospital which provide medical care on an outpatient basis.Crystallography, X-Ray: The study of crystal structure using X-RAY DIFFRACTION techniques. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Anxiety: Feeling or emotion of dread, apprehension, and impending disaster but not disabling as with ANXIETY DISORDERS.Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.Thymus Gland: A single, unpaired primary lymphoid organ situated in the MEDIASTINUM, extending superiorly into the neck to the lower edge of the THYROID GLAND and inferiorly to the fourth costal cartilage. It is necessary for normal development of immunologic function early in life. By puberty, it begins to involute and much of the tissue is replaced by fat.Hospitals: Institutions with an organized medical staff which provide medical care to patients.Medical Records: Recording of pertinent information concerning patient's illness or illnesses.Survival Analysis: A class of statistical procedures for estimating the survival function (function of time, starting with a population 100% well at a given time and providing the percentage of the population still well at later times). The survival analysis is then used for making inferences about the effects of treatments, prognostic factors, exposures, and other covariates on the function.Occupational Diseases: Diseases caused by factors involved in one's employment.Single-Blind Method: A method in which either the observer(s) or the subject(s) is kept ignorant of the group to which the subjects are assigned.Clinical Protocols: Precise and detailed plans for the study of a medical or biomedical problem and/or plans for a regimen of therapy.IranSpain: Parliamentary democracy located between France on the northeast and Portugual on the west and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.HIV Infections: Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).Social Perception: The perceiving of attributes, characteristics, and behaviors of one's associates or social groups.Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Mental Disorders: Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.Diagnostic Self Evaluation: A self-evaluation of health status.Guideline Adherence: Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.Population Surveillance: Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.Cooperative Behavior: The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)Palatine Tonsil: A round-to-oval mass of lymphoid tissue embedded in the lateral wall of the PHARYNX. There is one on each side of the oropharynx in the fauces between the anterior and posterior pillars of the SOFT PALATE.Delivery of Health Care: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.Adaptation, Psychological: A state of harmony between internal needs and external demands and the processes used in achieving this condition. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)Peptides: Members of the class of compounds composed of AMINO ACIDS joined together by peptide bonds between adjacent amino acids into linear, branched or cyclical structures. OLIGOPEPTIDES are composed of approximately 2-12 amino acids. Polypeptides are composed of approximately 13 or more amino acids. PROTEINS are linear polypeptides that are normally synthesized on RIBOSOMES.Emergency Medical Services: Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients.Peptide Fragments: Partial proteins formed by partial hydrolysis of complete proteins or generated through PROTEIN ENGINEERING techniques.Literature, ModernCanada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
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Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
"Scotland trauma centres network 'to boost emergency care'". BBC News. 27 April 2014. Retrieved 13 July 2014. "Renal Transplant ... From 2016 it will be one of 4 major trauma centres where specialist services are based as part of a new national major trauma ... In 1964, the world's first coronary care unit was established at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh by Dr. Desmond Julian. It is ... "World's first coronary care unit". BHF. Retrieved 8 November 2014. "Transplant Units". NHS Blood and Transplant. Retrieved 24 ...
Clovelly Park, South Australia
"Clovelly Park Child Care Centres". ABC Learning Centres. Archived from the original on 21 July 2008. Retrieved 5 July 2008. ... but there are no significant shopping centers situated within Clovelly Park. The nearest is Park Holme Shopping Centre, which ... The old high school grounds were converted into a housing estate, but the school hall remains as a community centre. There are ... Frequent buses run along South Road, and both the 213 and 297 run through the center of the suburb. In addition, the northern ...
Gtech Center. "GTECH Center". Loopnet.com. Retrieved 2012-07-22. Harmonic Environments Archived February 11, 2011, at the ... "Featured Artist: Paul Housberg". Health Care Fine Art. 2007-04-07. Retrieved 2012-07-22. "Guild Sourcebooks Paul Housberg". ... Designer: BAMO Integrative Center for Health Pawtucket, RI, 2000 Pfizer Inc. Groton, CT, 1993. Architect: CUH2A Inc The Dreyfus ... In 1986, as a Fulbright Scholar, Housberg worked at the International Center for Glass Research (CIRVA) in Marseille, France. ...
Pregnancy options counseling in the United States
Prenatal care is the care you receive from a health care provider, such as a doctor or midwife, during pregnancy. The first ... "Help for Low-Income Pregnant Women and Families". Baby Center. Retrieved 25 October 2015. "About Us". Maternal and Child Health ... If the women decides to parent the child herself, her first step is to start prenatal care. This will ensure she and the baby ... "Prenatal Care". Planned Parenthood. Retrieved 25 October 2015. "Lifestyle Changes During Pregnancy". Kid Spot. Retrieved 5 ...
Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital
"Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® within IL". Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. Retrieved 1 July 2012. Dr. Lev ... The center has also earned the Blue Cross and Blue Shield's designation as a Blue Distinction Center® for knee and hip ... ". "Surgical Center". The APAC Groupe. Retrieved 1 July 2012. "Optimum Kidney Care". Optimum Kidney Care. Retrieved 13 November ... The Chicago Center for Orthopedics (CCO) located at Weiss Memorial Hospital is the first hospital in Chicago to earn the Joint ...
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Fawcett Memorial Hospital
"Stroke Center". Fawcett Memorial Hospital. Archived from the original on February 2, 2009. Retrieved 2009-04-12. "Cardiac Care ... "Cancer Care". Fawcett Memorial Hospital. Archived from the original on February 2, 2009. Retrieved 2009-04-12. "Emergency Care ... It is owned by Hospital Corporation of America (commonly known as HCA). The hospital's slogan is "Our family caring for yours ... Fawcett Memorial Hospital is a 238 bed for profit acute-care hospital at 21298 Olean Boulevard in Port Charlotte, Florida. ...
Chaplaincy Centre; Children's Unit - Kipling Children's Unit; Cancer Care Centre; Day hospital for the Elderly; Delivery Suite ... The services provided at the hospital include a Coronary Care Unit (CCU); ... Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU); Wards - medical and surgical. The hospital succeeds four previous hospitals in and around the ... Intensive Care Unit (ICU); Consultant-led Maternity Unit; Medical Assessment Unit; Early Pregnancy Unit; Medical and Elderly ...
Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
"Quality Report from September 2016" (PDF). Care Quality Commission. "Merseyside regional major trauma centres revealed". BBC. " ... officially opened the Urgent Care and Trauma Centre, and was welcomed by staff and crowds of well-wishers. Aintree University ... the Royal Liverpool University Hospital and the Walton Centre acted as the Cheshire and Merseyside Major Trauma Centre ... The Care Quality Commission's most recent report, from September 2016, rated the Trust as Good overall. From April 2012 until ...
Hampshire County Architects
... early years and children's centres; older person's homes and extra care; heritage and community buildings;office ... Described by Jonathan Glancey as "a fine, enexpected design" and "like a handsome modern barn". Winchester Discovery Centre, ... Hampshire Council Architectural Design webpages, Selected projects: Winchester Discovery Centre, last updated 8 August 2011 ( ...
PAP Community Foundation
The first senior care centre will be launched from 2014 onwards in Simei, as the first of 10 to 15 such centres it hopes to ... student care and aged care services. Centres were also built close the Housing Development Board heartlands, such that the ... "PAP Community Foundation to open senior care centres: PM Lee". Retrieved 28 September 2014. Diane K. Mauzy, Robert Stephen ... "PAP Community Foundation (PCF)". Child Care Centres & Preschools in Singapore. Retrieved 28 September 2014. Mohamad Salleh, Nur ...
Medical Center). Baylor Health Care System, n.d. Web. 25 Apr. 2016. Neville BW; Damm DD; Allen CA & Bouquot JE (2002). Oral & ... Rothstein, William G. (1979). "Pathology: The Evolution of a Specialty in American Medicine". Medical Care. 17 (10): 975+. doi: ... The sense of the word pathology as a synonym of disease or pathosis is very common in health care. The persistence of this ... following the resurgence of the empirical method at new centers of scholarship. By the 17th century, the study of microscopy ...
Seven Hills, New South Wales
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Wildlife of Zanzibar
Pete village, has the Zanzibar Butterfly Centre (ZBC), which was established in 2008. At this centre, local butter fly species ... However, with help from the Government of Australia and CARE Tanzania, Government of Zanzibar established the Jozani Chwaka Bay ... "Home page". Zanzibar Butterfly Centre. Retrieved 20 June 2011. "What is butterfly farming?". Zanzibar Butterfly Centre. ... The sanctuary offers a terrestrial nature trail and an "Eco-lodge" for accommodation as well as an education centre. In ...
Baptist Hospital (Pensacola)
Baptist Health Care. Retrieved 2014-06-06. "Elsevier". Airmedicaljournal.com. Retrieved 2012-02-17. "Evergreen Medical Center ... Baptist Hospital is a 492-bed health care facility in Pensacola, Florida. It was the first to operate medical evacuations by ... The hospital opened in 1951, and is the largest facility in the Baptist Health Care network. Baptist Hospital is a state- ... certified Level II trauma center. Baptist LifeFlight transports patients to Baptist Hospital. First established in 1977, it was ...
Healthcare in the Republic of Ireland
Health centres provide a wide range of primary care and community services in towns and villages throughout Ireland, and are ... Health care in Ireland is two-tier: public and private sectors exist. The public health care system is governed by the Health ... All maternity services and child care up to the age of six months are provided free of charge. Emergency care is provided at a ... All persons resident in Ireland are entitled to receive health care through the public health care system, which is managed by ...
Osteopathic medicine in the United States
... and emphasizes the role of the primary care physician within the health care system. Others point out that there is nothing in ... Gevitz N (Mar 2006). "Center or periphery? The future of osteopathic principles and practices" (Free full text). The Journal of ... results from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2003-2004". Osteopathic Medicine and Primary Care. 1: 2. doi:10.1186/ ... results from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2003-2004" (Free full text). Osteopathic medicine and primary care. 1 ...
St. Adolphe, Manitoba
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City Hospital, Shalini Nursing Home, Lambha Child Care Center. Delhi Medical Centre. Civil Hospital. Mehta Eye Care Centre. ... List of main hospitals in Tohana: Spes SuperSpeciality Hospital Cardiac & Trauma Centre R.M.C. Rajan Eye,Heart And Laser Center ... Gurdwara Gali Tohana which is approved study centre of M D university Rohtak and authorised learning centre of HKCL : a Haryana ... Tohana grain market is the main trading centre for a number of villages in the vicinity and boasts of high amount of crop input ...
Palms, Los Angeles
"Palms Recreation Center." City of Los Angeles. Retrieved on March 23, 2010. "Palms Park Child Care Center." City of Los Angeles ... The Palms Park Child Care Center is adjacent to the park. Preschool is offered for children ages 3-5. The center has an ... The recreation center has an auditorium, barbecue pits, lighted outdoor basketball courts, a children's play room, a community ... In addition, it is also one of the centers of the Brazilian community in Los Angeles, with a number of Brazilian-oriented ...
Joint Commission of Pharmacy Practitioners
Therapeutic Research Center. Retrieved 2 July 2017. Bonner, Loren (July 2015). "Pharmacists' patient care process gains ... By standardizing pharmaceutical care, outcomes could be attributed to the care itself, rather than any bias introduced by ... Part of the impetus for the development of the PCPP came from the desire of pharmacists to measure the outcomes of their care. ... "JCPP Pharmacists' Patient Care Process". pharm.buffalo.edu. SPSS University at Buffalo. Retrieved 2 July 2017. Giberson, S; ...
Wolfson Children's Hospital
... including a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; Pediatric Intensive Care Unit; Children's Emergency Center; and specialized ... Wolfson Children's Hospital achieved Magnet status by the American Nurses Credentialing Center in 2007 and again in 2012, an ... In 1987, Wolfson and Nemours Children's Specialty Care, Jacksonville, began their affiliation to better serve the area's ... Since 2011, the hospital has also expanded regionally, opening Wolfson Children's Specialty Centers in Lake City, Florida; ...
Michael M. Meguid
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Undertreatment of pain
Education Resource Center. 6 (3): 15-24. Burt, RA; Gottlieb, MK (2006). "Palliative care:Ethics and the law". In Berger, AM; ... Palliative care could be used to address the pain as its own priority. Palliative care might be used either with or alongside ... Cullen, L; Titler, MG; Titler, MG (2001). "Pain management in the culture of critical care". Critical care nursing clinics of ... the federal Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services has declared a willingness to charge with fraud health care providers who ...
Audubon Society of Portland
... and a wildlife care center. The care center treats injured and orphaned native wildlife utilizing professional staff and more ... More than 3,500 animals are brought to the center each year. Displays of live educational birds are adjacent to the care center ... "Wildlife Care Center". Audubon Society of Portland. Archived from the original on 25 December 2008. Retrieved 2008-12-19. "Meet ... Within the sanctuary is a nature center containing classrooms, retail store, wildlife taxidermy exhibits, auditorium, ...
Thalassemia Treatment Centers | CDC
Locations and contact information for each of the thalassemia treatment centers previously funded by CDC. ... Content source: National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CDC twenty four seven. Saving Lives, Protecting People ... Selected Thalassemia Treatment Centers. The Childrens Hospital of Bostonexternal icon. Director: Erica Esrick, MD. Contact: ...
Internal Medicine and Primary Care | Tufts Medical Center
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Life Care Centers of America - Wikipedia
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Health Care | Pew Research Center
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Mobile Care Center
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Breast Care Center
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Howson Care Centre
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Contact Centre Solutions - Customer Care Collaboration - Cisco
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Contact Center Solutions - Customer Care Collaboration - Cisco
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Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence
In addition the Center integrates, coordinates, and augments the clinical palliative care provided throughout UW Medicine and ... education and patient-centered care for patients with severe illness and their families. ... University of Washington Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence enhances research, ... The mission of the Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence is to improve the palliative care received by patients with ...
Spine Care Team | Spine Center | OHSU
OHSU offers complete care at clinics in Portland and Beaverton. ... The OHSU Spine Center team includes experts in pain management ... Spine Care Team Dr. Josiah Orina (right) customizes treatments for the individual needs of patients. The OHSU Spine Center team ... The Spine Center team is also committed to trying nonsurgical options first. If surgery is recommended, however, our surgeons ... OHSU is open and providing safe care - in person and through virtual visits. Please call your clinic or see MyChart for details ...
Wound care centers: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
A wound care center, or clinic, is a medical facility for treating wounds that do not heal. You may have a non-healing wound if ... wound care center; Decubitus ulcer - wound care center; Diabetic ulcer - wound care center; Surgical wound - wound center; ... A wound care center, or clinic, is a medical facility for treating wounds that do not heal. You may have a non-healing wound if ... Wound care centers: critical thinking and treatment strategies for wounds. Wounds. 2016;28(10):S1-S23. PMID: 28682298 pubmed. ...
Center to Advance Palliative Care - Idealist
... is the nations leading resource for palliative care development and growth. We are a national, member-based organization ... The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) is the nations leading resource for palliative care development and growth. We ... The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) is the nations leading resource for palliative care development and growth. We ... Center to Advance Palliative Care. New York, NY. , http://www.capc.org. Share. ...
Health Care Professionals | Oregon Poison Center
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Pulross Intermediate Care Centre
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Fells Acres Day Care Center preschool trial - Wikipedia
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Aston Park Health Care Center, Inc. - Idealist
... and Long Term Care for Skilled and Assisted Living Residents. ... Aston Park Health Care Center, Inc.. Asheville, NC. , http:// ... Health Care Facility specializing in Geriatric Care, Rehabilitation, ... Health Care Facility specializing in Geriatric Care, Rehabilitation, and Long Term Care for Skilled and Assisted Living ... Health Care Facility specializing in Geriatric Care, Rehabilitation, and Long Term Care for Skilled and Assisted Living ...
Infusion Centers Help Navigate Cost of Care
... experts report at the National Infusion Center Association Meeting. ... Ambulatory infusion centers address the needs of their patients and can deliver therapy at half the cost of hospitals, ... Clinicians at the centers do not diagnose, develop treatment plans, or write orders, but they do take care of prior ... The care of patients who need costly infusions starts before they enter infusion centers, said David Evans, MBA, chief ...
Overview - Nottingham NHS Urgent Care Centre - NHS
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Self Care | Women's Resource Center
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Health Care | Pew Research Center
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Center for Acute Care Nephrology
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Floyd™ Medical Center Becomes Care Logistics'® 20th Hospital Partner
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WHO | IMAI/IMCI heath centre/primary care guideline modules
IMAI/IMCI heath centre/primary care guideline modules. Chronic HIV care with ARV therapy and prevention. This guideline module ... Acute care. Acute care presents a syndromic approach to the most common adult illnesses including most opportunistic infections ... Palliative care: symptom management and end-of-life care. The guideline module covers management of symptoms during acute or ... The Chronic HIV Care with ARV Therapy effectively integrates HIV care and prevention, increasing the potential for preventive ...
Center to Advance Palliative Care Statement on Racial Injustice
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Centres on the brink | Community Care
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Unreported to poison1
- Poison control centers began receiving calls about e-cigarettes and liquid nicotine products in 2011, which coincides with the initial period where these products reached the U.S. market. (aapcc.org)
- Take special care to always keep any nicotine-containing product, including e-cigarettes and liquid nicotine, out of the reach of children. (aapcc.org)
- AAPCC maintains the National Poison Data System (NPDS) , the national database of information logged by the country's regional poison control centers serving all 50 United States, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, and territories. (aapcc.org)
- AAPCC is not able to completely verify the accuracy of every report made to member centers. (aapcc.org)
Child Care Centers9
- In an influenza pandemic, child care centers and schools play a key role in protecting students' health and safety. (cdc.gov)
- 3 powerpoints detailing the need for IPM in Child Care Centers due to the vulnerability of young children to the harmful effects of pesticide exposure. (google.com)
- A Times analysis of preschool immunization showed that private child-care centers like the YWCA in Santa Monica had lower measles vaccination rates than public facilities. (latimes.com)
- Statewide, the measles immunization rate is about 96% for those ages 2 through 5 for children in licensed child-care centers. (latimes.com)
- Yet there are about 1,500 child-care centers in California that have a measles vaccination rate of 92% or less. (latimes.com)
- In Santa Monica, roughly 30 out of 45 child-care centers had a measles vaccination rate of 92% or lower, according to data filed to the state in the fall. (latimes.com)
- All four child-care centers in Malibu that filed data were below that rate. (latimes.com)
- Elsewhere in California, Marin County, Berkeley, the U.S. 101 corridor in Silicon Valley, coastal neighborhoods in San Diego County, the Eureka area and the suburbs northeast of Sacramento had clusters of child-care centers with low measles vaccination rates. (latimes.com)
- The California Immunization Handbook tells schools and child-care centers that the basic rule is "No shots, no records, no school. (latimes.com)
- Cisco offers solutions for small, midsize, and large contact centers. (cisco.com)
- Vasili Triant, VP/GM Cisco Contact Center, talks about how contact centers are evolving from isolated customer experiences to cohesive and engaging journeys. (cisco.com)
- Cloud-based contact centers help IT leaders improve agility, support digital transformation, and provide access to emerging technologies like AI and cloud data analytics. (cisco.com)
- Our approach to cloud migration makes it easy for Cisco on-premises contact centers to move toward cloud innovation. (cisco.com)
- Gone are the days of "one-size-fits-all" contact centers. (cisco.com)
- Tufts Medical Center is a proud member of Wellforce , a health system in Massachusetts focused on supporting clinicians and helping them focus on what they do best: care for people. (tuftsmedicalcenter.org)
- The mission of the Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence is to improve the palliative care received by patients with serious illness and their families and to provide support to clinicians caring for these patients. (washington.edu)
- Clinicians at the centers do not diagnose, develop treatment plans, or write orders, but they do take care of prior authorizations for the drugs and let physicians know when the drug has been authorized, Ghertner explained. (medscape.com)
- When we consider medical communication along this continuum, providing the best care depends on collaboration and communication among physicians, researchers, and clinicians from fields as diverse as computational biology, biochemistry, medical humanities, and epidemiology, as well as the social sciences. (aamc.org)
- The Neurosciences Institute also includes therapists, clinicians, and surgeons to provide comprehensive care for the back and neck. (intermountainhealthcare.org)
- Geriatrics Center physicians are among the most accomplished clinicians, researchers and educators in the field of geriatrics and aging. (umich.edu)
- Our internal medicine and primary care physicians are dedicated to health maintenance and disease prevention, with a strong commitment to research and training. (tuftsmedicalcenter.org)
- The Pratt Diagnostic Center (PDC) offers a full range of diagnostic, therapeutic and health maintenance services tailored specifically for business executives, international patients and others who are selective in choosing their health care setting. (tuftsmedicalcenter.org)
- If your program or provider is not listed below, you may discuss the status of potential PHCC application with your health care team. (phassociation.org)
- The Primary Care Clinic at Hall Health provides comprehensive acute and chronic care to all members of the community, including newborns, infants, children, adolescents, adults, and seniors. (washington.edu)
- For urgent medical advice when Hall Health Center is closed, please call the Harborview Medical Center Nurse Consult Service at (206) 744-2500. (washington.edu)
- The Mobile Care Center is designed to accommodate a number of health and social services. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- Learn more about our Heart Clinic , Primary Care Clinic and Teen Health Clinic on the Mobile Care Center. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- A breast cancer clinic at Harris Health Smith Clinic, organized and staffed by physicians from the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor Medicine, has been established to improve breast care for Houston's underserved women. (bcm.edu)
- We carried out this inspection under Section 60 of the Health and Social Care Act 2008 as part of our regulatory functions. (cqc.org.uk)
- This inspection was planned to check whether the provider is meeting the legal requirements and regulations associated with the Health and Social Care Act 2008, to look at the overall quality of the service, and to provide a rating for the service under the Care Act 2014. (cqc.org.uk)
- We spoke to health and social care professionals before the site visit. (cqc.org.uk)
- Based in Portland, Ore., Cambia Health Foundation is the corporate Foundation of Cambia Health Solutions, a total health solutions company dedicated to transforming the way people experience health care. (washington.edu)
- Founded in 2007, Cambia Health Foundation awards grants in three program areas: Palliative Care, Transforming Health Care and Children's Health. (washington.edu)
- Cambia Health Foundation's investments in palliative care advance patient- and family-centered care that optimizes quality of life by anticipating, preventing and treating suffering. (washington.edu)
- In addition to solidifying the future palliative care workforce, Cambia Health Foundation's Sojourns program has the potential to increase general awareness for palliative care. (washington.edu)
- When you go to a wound clinic, you will work with a team of health care providers trained in wound care. (medlineplus.gov)
- The Oregon Poison Center is a training site and educational resource for health care providers with the goal of improving the quality and effectiveness of the care they provide to patients experiencing a toxic exposure. (ohsu.edu)
- As an academic program of Oregon Health & Science University, the poison center has the opportunity to teach students from many health care disciplines. (ohsu.edu)
- The Oregon Poison Center is a resource for health care providers throughout our region. (ohsu.edu)
- As the toxicology experts for the region, the nursing and physician staff of the poison center provides ongoing consultation and case management assistance to health care providers managing patients who have experienced a toxic exposure. (ohsu.edu)
- Our poison center provides ongoing consultation and follows patient progress with the treating health care provider to assist in evaluating diagnostic tests, clinical laboratory and EKG findings. (ohsu.edu)
- The Oregon Poison Center and Department of Emergency Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University offer a me dical toxicology fellowship program . (ohsu.edu)
- Aston Park Health Care Center, Inc. (idealist.org)
- Health Care Facility specializing in Geriatric Care, Rehabilitation, and Long Term Care for Skilled and Assisted Living Residents. (idealist.org)
- As the UN looks to adopt new goals for the next 15 years, sub-Saharan Africa still lags behind other developing regions in the areas of poverty, health care and education. (pewresearch.org)
- However, they still see the need for more foreign aid and are concerned about the serious challenges facing them, especially when it comes to better health care and jobs. (pewresearch.org)
- The Center for Acute Care Nephrology (CACN), established in 2010, is an internationally recognized resource for children and adults specializing in identifying health conditions that put patients at risk for acute kidney injury. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- Floyd is an award-winning system of health care providers serving northwest Georgia and northeast Alabama . (prweb.com)
- Floyd is home to a state-designated Level II Trauma Center, a behavioral health center, primary care and a network of urgent care providers. (prweb.com)
- In order to expand access to palliative care, this approach assumes that most of the care will be given by the patient's family with back-up by multi-purpose health workers at first- level facilities. (who.int)
- Health care workers in palliative care and other fields work every day to recognize each patient as a person and to support their ability to live fully. (prnewswire.com)
- The tragic murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis , and of so many people of color before him, make it imperative that all of us in the palliative care field, the health care industry, and our fellow citizens, come together and recognize that all members of our society must be treated as individual fellow human beings, with equal dignity and respect. (prnewswire.com)
- The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) is a national organization dedicated to increasing the availability of quality health care for people living with a serious illness. (prnewswire.com)
- As the nation's leading resource in its field, CAPC provides health care professionals and organizations with the training, tools, and technical assistance necessary to effectively meet this need. (prnewswire.com)
- Many people with mental health problems get a lot out of attending a day centre. (communitycare.co.uk)
- For many people with mental health problems, day centres offer valuable forms of social interaction and constructive activities. (communitycare.co.uk)
- For while mental health professionals obviously value the role of day centres, these centres may not always be properly integrated into multi-agency care and support programmes, and this can cause problems for day centre staff and clients alike. (communitycare.co.uk)
- Wray-Smith emphasises that the day centre has offered Thomas a high degree of security and close personal relationships, but she adds: "It seems clear that she is falling through the net of care, perhaps because she is thought to have relatively mild mental health problems - though as we know, the problems can become very serious, to the point where she is at very high risk. (communitycare.co.uk)
- We know that when health care providers focus on clear, empathetic communication, patients are more satisfied and feel better prepared to follow prevention and treatment recommendations. (aamc.org)
- With the continued push to decrease health care costs and increase access to high-quality patient care, communication has become even more critical. (aamc.org)
- Delivering high-quality health care goes beyond specific interactions with patients. (aamc.org)
- The most effective care depends on a continuum that starts with basic research and ideally results in improved health and lowered costs for patients and society as a whole. (aamc.org)
- Whether helping scientists communicate with each other about a research plan or helping a health care team deliver difficult news, simply formulating a message and delivering it are never enough. (aamc.org)
- Gary Kreps, PhD, director of the Center for Health and Risk Communication at George Mason University, maintains that evaluation research is the backbone of successful health communication interventions and must be considered during curriculum development. (aamc.org)
- Welcome to the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Health Care Facility Information Center. (in.us)
- The Health Care Facility Information Center is part of the ISDH Health Care Quality and Regulatory Commission. (in.us)
- The Commission serves as the survey agency for state licensing and federal certification of health care facilities. (in.us)
- The Indiana Health Care Facility Information Center is intended to provide healthcare providers with easy access to program policies pertaining to the licensing and certification of health care facilities. (in.us)
- The following are Health Care Facility Information Centers currently available. (in.us)
- The ISDH periodically issues Program Advisories to provide information to health care facilities about program policies and procedures concerning the licensing of health care facilities, agencies, and centers. (in.us)
- This Health Care Facility Information Center is intended to serve as a clearinghouse for all Program Advisory Letters. (in.us)
- I consent that Honolulu Wellness Center staff may create, enter, and edit private applications to the State of Hawaii Department of Health 329 Registration Office on my behalf with information provided by me and release said staff to communicate on my behalf to same. (google.com)
- As Congress debates massive cuts to health care spending, the president is asking for more funding so he can inflict even greater pain on immigrants. (huffingtonpost.com)
- People in these two detention centers don't have access to safe food and water, they don't receive adequate medical and mental health care, and they are denied due process under law. (huffingtonpost.com)
- It's helpful to the patient and the health care system to divert that business," Hughes said. (bizjournals.com)
- As for other local insurers, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care says it does not yet contract with urgent care centers in Massachusetts, but does so in New Hampshire, where co-pays are set at half the price of an ER visit to incentivize their use. (bizjournals.com)
- Tufts Health Plan, like Blue Cross, contracts with urgent care centers and does not require referrals from primary care physicians for patients who are seen there. (bizjournals.com)
- In fact, we've just opened an urgent care center for our employees at our headquarters," Tufts Health Plan CEO Jim Roosevelt said. (bizjournals.com)
- Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota, inclusive of Sanford Bemidji, has more than 1,500 employees, 123 physicians/advanced practice providers and 143 acute care beds. (cnbc.com)
- An internal referral from your MD Anderson health care team may be required to access these clinics. (mdanderson.org)
- At times, professionals shared this decision-making with the family, but often it was thought to be part of the job of the health care provider to make such choices. (thehastingscenter.org)
- However, coinciding with the evolution of new technology for neonatal intensive care, physicians have recognized a new role as collaborators who provide recommendations for health care decisions that are made jointly by the family and physician, rather than solely by the doctor. (thehastingscenter.org)
- In competent adults, respect for a person's fundamental right of self-determination, or autonomy, has resulted in the practice of allowing adults to make health care decisions for themselves, even if the physician disagrees and-more importantly-even if the physician perceives that the decision is not in the adult's best interest. (thehastingscenter.org)
- Samaritan's Touch was organized to provide healthcare services to those who cannot afford any type of health care. (wikipedia.org)
- It was funded jointly by the Bethany Care Society and Alberta Health, plus capital debt financing and a $5-million fundraising campaign. (cbc.ca)
- If a child needs specialized health care and extensive therapies, who's going to shoulder the financial burden? (jsonline.com)
- St. Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center. (nrc.gov)
- Nurse practitioners are advanced practice registered nurses who work closely with your child's health care team. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
- Community-University Health Care Center (CUHCC) opened its doors in 1966 to provide primary care services to children and low income families in South Minneapolis. (volunteermatch.org)
- Would you recommend Community-University Health Care Center? (volunteermatch.org)
- MISSION STATMENT The Asthma Care Center exist to improve the health and wellbeing of persons suffering with asthma, COPD and associated lung diseases by providing the essential elements of chronic disease management: testing, monitoring, medication p. (volunteermatch.org)
- The Asthma Care Center intends to take the lead in and to cooperate in partnerships with organizations working to alleviate disparities and improve health outcomes in the quality of care for those suffering with respiratory diseases (primarily, but not limited to, asthma) and affiliated conditions (such as childhood obesity) in traditionally disadvantaged populations living in poorly served areas. (volunteermatch.org)
- According to the National Institute for Health and the Center for Disease Control, asthma is a primary reason for hospitalizations in children and one of the leading causes of absenteeism in schools. (volunteermatch.org)
- MD Anderson insurance and access experts answer frequently asked questions they receive from patients about health care insurance for cancer treatment. (mdanderson.org)
- The U-M Geriatrics Center offers a full array of patient care services and programs as part of our mission to provide comprehensive health care to our aging community. (umich.edu)
- Together, Geriatrics Center health care professionals work as a team to provide the very best care available for older individuals in our community and beyond. (umich.edu)
- Advanced Home Care, with more than 380 employees statewide, provides health care services and equipment for people moving from medical facilities to home settings. (bizjournals.com)
- The central location also allows the health care company to draw from a larger labor pool. (bizjournals.com)
- Detainees with HIV are even more vulnerable, in part because they rely on UK Border Agency staff and private contractors to provide proper access to health care. (aidsmap.com)
- Louise Whitfield is an associate solicitor at Pierce Glynn, a firm involved in challenging the poor standard of HIV health care in immigration removal centres (IRCs) on behalf of detainees. (aidsmap.com)
- Heartland Health Care Center-kalamazoo is a nursing home in Kalamazoo, MI that provides patients with skilled nursing care as well as private or shared accommodations. (caring.com)
- Contact Heartland Health Care Center-kalamazoo for more details on housing, services, and rates. (caring.com)
- Manage your health care online. (bidmc.org)
- Researchers analyzed a national health care database in a study that included all inpatient admissions with a primary head and neck cancer diagnosis contained within the Nationwide Inpatient Sample during the calendar years of 2000, 2005 and 2010. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- When you leave the hospital, your primary care physician will receive all the details of your hospitalization in order to create a well-coordinated plan for your ongoing care and good health. (rochester.edu)
- The GFC has been recognized by the Joint Commission, the nation's top health care accrediting organization, for providing quality care to older adults with fractures. (rochester.edu)
- The HDR UK Better Care South West Partnership is being awarded £1.2 million over three years to drive forward data-led research projects and join up the region's considerable health data expertise. (bristol.ac.uk)
- LOS ANGELES -- Hoping to keep more people with mental illness out of jails and emergency rooms, county health officials opened a mental health urgent care center Wednesday in South Los Angeles. (medpagetoday.com)
- The goal of The Martin Luther King, Jr. Mental Health Urgent Care Center is to stabilize and treat people in immediate crisis while connecting them to ongoing care. (medpagetoday.com)
- Mental health urgent care centers, also known as crisis stabilization units, are opening throughout California in response to the shortage of psychiatric beds and the increase in patients with mental illnesses showing up at hospital emergency rooms with nowhere else to go, experts and advocates said. (medpagetoday.com)
- Mental health urgent care centers can help relieve the burden on emergency departments, get patients the care they need and reduce healthcare costs, said Sheree Kruckenberg, vice president of behavioral health at the association. (medpagetoday.com)
- Some popular Canandaigua industries include Health Care, Education, and Automobile Dealer. (payscale.com)
- Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care 2015;33(1):11-20. (bristol.ac.uk)
- Following the attack, MSF staff supported health care workers to provide emergency medical treatment to women and children with gunshot and machete wounds. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
- Health care facilities are also targeted by the violence. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
- The health center we were supporting was looted. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
- The violence is systematically targeting villages and health centers in order to prevent the people who fled from returning," said MSF field coordinator Benjamin Courlet. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
- Some people are too terrified to go [to] the health centers that are still functioning in the villages or in the [displacement] camps. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
- Community Health Centres offer a variety of services and programs for all ages that help communities maintain and improve their health by working with them to create healthy and supportive environments. (albertahealthservices.ca)
- Community - based health programs can be accessed through any Community Health Centre (public health site). (albertahealthservices.ca)
- Clients should call the local Community Health Centre (Public Health site) for details. (albertahealthservices.ca)
- There are fees for some of the health services offered and clients are advised of fees when calling the Community Health Centre (Public Health site). (albertahealthservices.ca)
- The healthcare team on the Mobile Care Center will be able to access your medical records just like at any other Cincinnati Children's location. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- The goal of the newly renamed Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence, directed by J. Randall Curtis, M.D., MPH, is to see that palliative care has an integral and prominent role in healthcare - regionally, nationally and internationally - for seriously ill patients and their families. (washington.edu)
- Intermountain Medical Center serves as the flagship medical facility for Intermountain Healthcare, improving the science of medicine, the spirit of caring, and the miracle of healing in state-of-the-art facilities with the latest technology. (intermountainhealthcare.org)
- It will now be one of several options available for children requiring emergency and urgent care, supplementing existing healthcare facilities such as Hamad Medical Corporation's Paediatric Emergency Centres. (gulf-times.com)
- She explains: "The Home Office detains the person, private contractors arrange transport, private healthcare providers are at the removal centre and specialist HIV doctors are at the hospital, and in some cases there are community nurses involved. (aidsmap.com)
- Central to this strategy, the new 25,000m2 Critical Care Centre will provide a state-of-the-art healthcare facility, treating up to 80,000 patients per year. (aecom.com)
- On May 2, 227 houses in the villages were burned and the MSF healthcare center in Wadda was looted. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
- The Primary Care Clinic is staffed by physicians (MDs), Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners (ARNPs or nurses with graduate level training), registered nurses (RNs), and medical assistants (MAs). (washington.edu)
- During our inspection, we spoke with nine people who lived at the service, two relatives, four members of the care staff, two registered nurses, a housekeeper, an activities organiser, two members of the kitchen staff, the administrator and the registered manager. (cqc.org.uk)
- On Your Time: Easy access to our emergency care and primary care services. (tuftsmedicalcenter.org)
- Our General Pediatrics program at Floating Hospital for Children has caring, expert doctors and nurses and flexible hours and services with same-day visits when needed. (tuftsmedicalcenter.org)
- The Cincinnati Children's Mobile Care Center is a new, innovative offering to help bring some of our specialized services closer to families who need them. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- Cincinnati Children's is starting by offering Heart Clinic and select primary care services on the Mobile Care Center with other specialty services being added in the future. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- We are currently seeing heart patients on the Mobile Care Center, but other specialty services will be added in the future. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- Your provider and/or our schedulers can help determine if you can access services you need on the Mobile Care Center. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- Are services provided on the Mobile Care Center if there's inclement weather? (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- An expert by experience is a person who has personal experience of using services or caring for someone who requires this type of service. (cqc.org.uk)
- We also spoke with the local authority and NHS who commissioned services from the provider in order to obtain their view on the quality of care provided by the service. (cqc.org.uk)
- Enjoy the benefits of modern cloud services while keeping your valuable on-premises contact center deployment. (cisco.com)
- We are a national, member-based organization dedicated to increasing access to quality palliative care services for people facing serious illness. (idealist.org)
- I certify that I the above is true and correct and agree to hold harmless and release Honolulu Wellness Center ~ Cannabis Card Clinic, and its officers, managers, agents, and employees of any liability related to the use of medical cannabis purchased at the Honolulu Wellness Center, during house calls for patients who can't come into the office, or services offered by Honolulu Wellness Center. (google.com)
- Urgent care centers provide evening and weekend hours and enhanced services compared to a typical primary care physician's office, including lab work, X-rays, and stitches. (bizjournals.com)
- Urgent care centers also only charge a fee for the doctor's services, and not a separate fee for the facility, as ERs do. (bizjournals.com)
- Located in New York City, CAPC is a national organization dedicated to increasing the availability of quality palliative care services for people facing serious, complex illness. (healthfinder.gov)
- Any description and indication of services and facilities on this page have been provided to us by the relevant care home and we cannot take any responsibility for any errors or other inaccuracies. (which.co.uk)
- University Research Services has awarded Jyoti Kotecha , Assistant Director, CSPC, $500 towards the cost to attend the North American Primary Care Research Group meeting from November 9 to 13, 2013 in Ottawa. (queensu.ca)
- The Lyda Hill Cancer Prevention Center provides cancer risk assessment, screening and diagnostic services. (mdanderson.org)
- A bereavement coordinator provides bereavement support and palliative care services to Hopkins Children's families facing life-threatening illnesses and end-of-life concerns, and collaborate with community resources to support families. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
- Geriatric Medicine physicians are highly-trained specialists who provide both primary care and consultative services. (umich.edu)
- At Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Centers, we offer state-of-the-art cancer services at several convenient locations throughout the region. (ynhh.org)
- CMS treatment criterion reports, "Critical care services require direct personal management by the physician. (aapc.com)
- CPT ® codes 99295-99296 are used to report services provided by a physician directing the care of a critically ill neonate through the first 28 days of life. (aapc.com)
- CPT ® codes 99298, 99299, 99300 are used to report services subsequent to the day of admission provided by a physician directing the continuing intensive care of the low birth weight newborn who does not meet the definition of critically ill, but continues to require intensive observation, frequent interventions, and other intensive services. (aapc.com)
- CPT ® codes 99293-99294 are used to report services provided by a physician directing the care of a critically ill neonate/infant 29 days through 24 months of age and are reported once per day, per patient. (aapc.com)
- The Memorial Hermann Southeast Breast Care Center offers comprehensive screening and diagnostic breast care services close to home. (memorialhermann.org)
- The Edward & Marie Matthews Center for Cancer Care at Princeton Medical Center (PMC) unites the Cancer Program's cutting-edge services in one specially designed space, allowing our multidisciplinary team to give patients high quality clinical care and compassionate support in a modern, yet warm, setting. (princetonhcs.org)
- The center can take people in severe crisis and expects many will be brought in by police and paramedics, said Connie Dinh, vice president of nursing services for Exodus. (medpagetoday.com)
- Ron Honberg, policy director for the National Alliance on Mental Illness, said that the centers are a great place to respond to crises, but the centers are "just one piece in a more complicated puzzle" and people need to be linked to community services. (medpagetoday.com)
- A Community Relations Manager at The Eye Care Center makes the most with an average salary of $41,246 per year, while a Patient Services Representative makes the least with an average salary of $20,800 per year. (payscale.com)
- Contact Governors Center for more details on housing, services, and rates. (caring.com)
- As part of the NCI-Designated Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center our physicians are among the best in their field and are committed to patient care, applying the latest clinical research to improve treatment options. (bcm.edu)
- The physicians and nursing staff of the Oregon Poison Center provides professional toxicology education through lectures, conferences, medical journal articles and didactic learning experiences. (ohsu.edu)
- This integrated approach to care enables physicians and researchers to closely monitor how children with kidney problems are responding to treatment, make rapid adjustments where needed and ultimately standardize care for the best possible results. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- The physicians are not only well-informed but they are caring and sensitive to your individual needs. (umich.edu)
- One reason we felt we could make it work economically now is that Blue Cross said it would no longer require referrals from primary care physicians to be seen in urgent care centers," Hughes said. (bizjournals.com)
- The CED offers 24-hour care and is staffed by an international team with the highest qualifications in paediatric emergency care, including physicians, nurses, emergency medical technicians and imaging and lab professionals. (gulf-times.com)
- Residents, or physicians in training after medical school, are also responsible for all aspects of your child's care while in the hospital. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
- Dr. Michael Hughes and his partner Dr. Chris Whelan , two emergency medicine doctors at Cape Cod Hospital, next week will open a new urgent care center in a strip mall in Weymouth. (bizjournals.com)
- But armed with state data showing almost half of ER visits, to the tune of $514 million in 2008, were unnecessary, insurers like Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts are eager to see urgent care centers grow. (bizjournals.com)
- Urgent care centers differ from retail clinics such as CVS MinuteClinic because they are staffed by doctors rather than nurses or physician assistants. (bizjournals.com)
- The typical wait time in a walk-in urgent care center is 15 minutes, a study by the Urgent Care Association of America found. (bizjournals.com)
- The Urgent Care Association found that nationally, the average reimbursement for an urgent care visit increased almost 15 percent between 2008 and 2010, to $118. (bizjournals.com)
- Blue Cross issued a letter to providers in January 2011, asking for applications to join a new Urgent Care Center Network, which now has 13 members. (bizjournals.com)
- Urgent care facilities in the network are included in Blue Cross marketing materials and members pay co-pays comparable to a specialist doctor visit, which is much lower than ER co-pays. (bizjournals.com)
- Tufts says it is receiving increasing requests from urgent care centers in both Massachusetts and Rhode Island who wish to contract with the plan. (bizjournals.com)
- With the opening of the CED, Sidra Medicine is adding capacity to existing emergency and urgent care centres in the country. (gulf-times.com)
- In addition to the CED, Sidra Medicine also operates a Children's Urgent Care Clinic in the same location. (gulf-times.com)
- Should parents with children requiring non-emergency care choose to come to Sidra Medicine for treatment, the Children's Urgent Care Clinic will treat them in order of medical urgency and require a charge of QR 550 to be paid for consultation (supplementary charges may apply). (gulf-times.com)
- If you need urgent care for a non life-threatening issue when the Wellness Center is open, please call Dial-A-Nurse at 773.508.8883. (luc.edu)
- If you need urgent care for a non life-threatening issue at a time when the Wellness Center is closed, consider utilizing one of the phone or clinic resources below. (luc.edu)
- If you don't have access to a nurse line, please visit our urgent care referral sites below. (luc.edu)
- Ghaly said it makes sense to have a primary care clinic at the urgent care center. (medpagetoday.com)
- Your primary relationship will typically be with a multidisciplinary care center, where surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation therapists and other cancer specialists work together under one roof for truly multidisciplinary cancer treatment. (mdanderson.org)
- These therapists provide specialized care as needed. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
- Ever since I've been in college I've heard multiple times how it's important to practice self care but actually I find it hard for myself to actually do that on a regular basis because I feel like there is always something to be done. (uwm.edu)
- Master Care Medical Center is a medical group practice located in Jasper, GA that specializes in Internal Medicine and Nursing (Nurse Practitioner). (healthgrades.com)
- One-year funding of $20,000 was awarded for their submission, "Developing a Call to Care: Understanding How Family Medicine Residents' Values Shape their Practice of Patient-centred Care. (queensu.ca)
- And, by advocating for best practice care professionally and in the public policy arena, we are striving to address the critical issues of a population that historically are the highest medical resource utilizers but also statistically have the worst outcomes for their chronic respiratory illnesses. (volunteermatch.org)
- The palliative care faculty and their colleagues are active participants in an array of research efforts that will contribute to advances in the theory and practice of palliative care. (rochester.edu)
- Before you schedule an appointment, please contact your insurance company to make sure that the Comprehensive Care Practice and our providers are covered by your plan. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
- Having a conversation about the cost of the complex drugs and biologics and payment assistance before therapy starts can help put families at ease, said Evans, who will present tips during a session on the best and worst practices for running an infusion center here at the National Infusion Center Association 2019 Meeting. (medscape.com)
- Cite this: Infusion Centers Help Navigate Cost of Care - Medscape - Jun 11, 2019. (medscape.com)
- Their multidisciplinary team cares for a wide scope of spinal diseases, injuries, and deformities through physical rehabilitation, injection therapy, medication management, and minimally invasive surgery. (spine-health.com)
- Our team built on their extensive international experience with many thousands of simulation hours and training so that we're prepared for a really wide range of scenarios and ready to offer the best care possible as one multidisciplinary team," he added. (gulf-times.com)
- CoC accreditation recognizes programs that provide comprehensive, high-quality and multidisciplinary patient-centered care. (princetonhcs.org)
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- The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) is the nation's leading resource for palliative care development and growth. (idealist.org)
- We at the Center to Advance Palliative Care are overcome with outrage and mourning in response to the ongoing disregard of this foundational principle. (prnewswire.com)
- Center to Advance Palliative Care Launches New Round of the. (prnewswire.com)
- Primary Care Boston recertified as a Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home. (tuftsmedicalcenter.org)
- Cisco Contact Center has improved our efficiencies, gaining us an additional 6 hours a day because of faster call pickups and patient hold times. (cisco.com)
- Palliative care addresses a patient's physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs and facilitates patient autonomy, access to information and choice. (washington.edu)
- Conducting research and innovative pilot projects to improve our understanding of high-quality palliative care and how to deliver it to every patient with serious illness every time. (washington.edu)
- Each point on this continuum-from basic bench to preclinical to clinical research and on to patient care-represents highly complex, collaborative, interdisciplinary science. (aamc.org)
- HONOLULU WELLNESS CENTER Patient pre-appointment form click contract. (google.com)
- Clerical associates act as receptionists and handle clerical duties to keep the patient-care areas running smoothly. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
- Explore our state-of-the-art patient care facilities in the Sheikh Zayed Tower. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
- View our phone directory or find a patient care location . (hopkinsmedicine.org)
- CPT ® defines critical care as the direct delivery by a physician of medical care for a critically ill or critically injured patient. (aapc.com)
- As part of Penn Medicine, our experts work with teams at the Abramson Cancer Center, a world leader in cancer research, patient care, and education, to provide access to advanced diagnosis and treatment. (princetonhcs.org)
- The BU staff were patient, caring, and in the most gentle way helped her feel comfortable and welcome. (bu.edu)
- An innovative three-year PharmD program designed for the expanding pharmacist role in patient care. (mcw.edu)
- If you are a patient cared for by the Hospital Medicine Division at Strong Memorial Hospital , one of our hospitalists will keep your primary care physician or specialist informed of your progress, as needed. (rochester.edu)
- Hospitalists lead and collaborate on initiatives to prevent hospital-acquired infections, delirium, falls, and readmissions, while improving pain control, geriatric care, and the overall patient experience. (rochester.edu)
- Permit regulations call for the Sea Turtle Care Center to release a patient within two weeks of receiving medical clearance from a veterinarian. (scaquarium.org)
- We also observed how care and support was provided to people. (cqc.org.uk)
- SOFI is a way of observing care to help us understand the experience of people who could not talk with us. (cqc.org.uk)
- Palliative (pronounced pal-lee-uh-tiv) care is specialized medical care for people with serious illnesses. (washington.edu)
- Today, there is approximately one palliative care medical professional for every 1,200 people facing serious illness. (washington.edu)
- People in care homes receive accommodation and nursing or personal care as single package under one contractual agreement. (cqc.org.uk)
- We spoke with nine people who used the service and eight relatives about their experience of the care provided. (cqc.org.uk)
- When people leave the centers in the evening, there is comfort in knowing that the parking lots are active and other businesses are still open, he said. (medscape.com)
- They have no brand if they aren't affiliated with a hospital, and in Massachusetts, unlike some other places, most people have primary care doctors," Dr. David Himmelstein , associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, said. (bizjournals.com)
- to provide independent information on all aspects of care for older people. (which.co.uk)
- Locally, our care is recognised for its quality, substance and reliability in meeting the needs of older people by way of a dedicated staff and care workforce. (ageuk.org.uk)
- Located near the city center at 8532 W Capitol Dr, the Pulmedix Asthma Care Center a Not for Profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of medically under served people suffering the debilitating effects of asthma. (volunteermatch.org)
- Evidence has shown that a series of failings in immigration removal centres (IRCs) has compromised the continuity of care for people with HIV. (aidsmap.com)
- it is generally accepted in law that this should be of the same standard of care as that provided to people living in the community. (aidsmap.com)
- This approach could permit rapid expansion of human resources for HIV care while providing the skills and clinic capacity for effective management of other chronic illnesses. (who.int)
- A recent report " Imprisoned Justice: Inside Two Georgia Immigration Detention Centers ," by Project South and the Penn State Law Center for Immigrants' Right Clinic, details a long list of abuses at the Stewart and Irwin detention centers. (huffingtonpost.com)
- The Sebring clinic opened in May 2007 and has always been at the Herring Avenue location, just across the street from the Sebring Comcast customer service center. (wikipedia.org)
- Learn about the latest in contact center technology from the Customer Care team. (cisco.com)
- The OHSU Spine Center team combines experts in all aspects of spine care, including pain management, orthopaedics, rehabilitation, physical therapy and the latest in minimally invasive surgical techniques. (ohsu.edu)
- The Spine Center team is also committed to trying nonsurgical options first. (ohsu.edu)
- By implementing Martti right where care is administered, Sanford Bemidji is able to quickly access a highly-qualified team of language professionals," explains James Edwards, LAN's CEO. (cnbc.com)
- Your care center team may refer you to a specialty or treatment center. (mdanderson.org)
- In addition to traditional research, many members of our team consult and participate in quality of care initiatives that cross cut all of our clinical endeavors. (rochester.edu)
- Stuart Goldstein, MD, directs the Center for Acute Care Nephrology. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
- Acute care presents a syndromic approach to the most common adult illnesses including most opportunistic infections. (who.int)
- With this aim, the Geriatrics Center offers primary care, specialty care, transitional and sub-acute care as well as geriatric assessment and consultation. (umich.edu)
- But if a person's behaviour becomes a problem, centre staff can find themselves relatively isolated. (communitycare.co.uk)
- However, day centre staff can be quite isolated, and often have to deal with very difficult types of behaviour without always being able to obtain support from other agencies. (communitycare.co.uk)
- In addition, the day centre staff and the centre's other clients would offer her a wider range of social interaction, as otherwise she was fairly socially isolated. (communitycare.co.uk)
- She returned to the centre the next day, again in a distraught state, and hit a member of staff," she adds. (communitycare.co.uk)
- While the day centre staff have developed a good relationship with Thomas, the centre cannot operate a 24-hour service, so when she is not there her anxieties, self-destructive behaviour and depression often re-emerge. (communitycare.co.uk)
- I will always be honest and accurate in all my dealings with the Honolulu Wellness Center and it's staff. (google.com)
- They participate in the staff hiring process, attend Center events and family programs. (wcsu.edu)
- Sidra Medicine's highly qualified and experienced triage staff will determine the urgency of treatment and the appropriate level of care required on site. (gulf-times.com)
- All of the Geriatrics Center staff have special training and an interest in working with older adults. (umich.edu)
- Downstairs houses residents who are losing or have lost much of their mental faculties, and are taken care of by a different set of staff members. (caring.com)
- What initial and ongoing state training and registry system (STARS) training is required for child care center staff? (wa.gov)
- What are the required staff to child ratios and maximum group sizes for my center? (wa.gov)
- When is a child or staff member too ill to be at child care? (wa.gov)
- The staff seem nice and caring, but they don't follow with with the simplest of request and do not know where to get what they need to make a resident comfortable. (caring.com)
- The largest dementia care residential complex in southern Alberta opened Tuesday in the southeast Calgary community of Southview. (cbc.ca)
- Of the 210 new beds, 120 will be dedicated to complex dementia care. (cbc.ca)
- Bethany Riverview is a newly built, 200,000-square-foot dementia care centre in southeast Calgary. (cbc.ca)
- As American society gets grayer, families are taking the lead role in providing care for aging adults. (pewresearch.org)
- Overview The record generation gap that played out at the voting booth in the last two presidential elections is echoed by large differences by age in attitudes about the tradeoff between reducing the federal deficit and preserving entitlements for older adults, according to a new nationwide Pew Research Center survey. (pewresearch.org)
- This module covers palliative care in both children and adults. (who.int)
- We now offer extended hours at our Primary Care Boston location - including annual physical and sick visit availability after hours during the week and on Saturday. (tuftsmedicalcenter.org)
- Our primary care doctors offer evening and weekend appointments. (tuftsmedicalcenter.org)
- The chain is ranked #52 in the Franchise 500 (2014) and #54 in America's Top Global (2013) Previously known as Meineke Discount Mufflers, the company changed its name to Meineke Car Care Centers in 2003 when it expanded to offer full-service auto repairs. (wikipedia.org)
- The Pregnancy Care Centre was established in 1984 as a Christian, non-profit, non-political, charitable organization to offer valuable community support. (canadahelps.org)
- Many immigrants end up at detention centers in Georgia - where they are held in deplorable conditions and are systematically denied the most basic human rights, as documented in a recent report . (huffingtonpost.com)
- Mosa was detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) at three different immigration detention centers in Georgia. (huffingtonpost.com)
- He was returned to the detention center with an empty stomach, past the time for dinner service. (huffingtonpost.com)
- Mosa's story is similar to that of many immigrants and refugees who have been separated from their families and suffer human rights abuses at Georgia immigration detention centers. (huffingtonpost.com)
- The Breast Care Center at Baylor College of Medicine provides access to National Cancer Institute-sponsored clinical trials. (bcm.edu)
- As Americans are diagnosed with serious and chronic illnesses, many do not know what palliative care is or how to access it. (washington.edu)
- Children up to 18 years of age requiring emergency care can access the CED directly or by calling 999. (gulf-times.com)
- Life Care Centers of America is the largest privately held long-term elderly care company in the U.S., with facilities across 28 states, and the third largest in the U.S. It is headquartered in Cleveland, Tennessee . (wikipedia.org)
- I agree not to bring any weapons or anything that can be used as a weapon into Honolulu Wellness Center facilities. (google.com)
- Only five percent of breast imaging facilities nationwide have achieved this designation, a status granted to centers that have achieved high standards in image quality, personnel qualifications, equipment, quality control and quality assurance programs. (princetonhcs.org)
Respiratory tract infe2
- They just say everything's a virus" - parent's judgment of the credibility of clinician communication in primary care consultations for respiratory tract infections in children: A qualitative study. (bristol.ac.uk)
- Reducing antibiotic prescribing for children with respiratory tract infections in primary care: a systematic review, 2013. (bristol.ac.uk)