Education centers authorized by the Comprehensive Health Manpower Training Act, 1971, for the training of health personnel in areas where health needs are the greatest. May be used for centers other than those established by the United States act.
A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.
Schools which offer training in the area of health.
Collections of systematically acquired and organized information resources, and usually providing assistance to users. (ERIC Thesaurus, accessed 2/1/2008)
The planning and managing of programs, services, and resources.
A geographic location which has insufficient health resources (manpower and/or facilities) to meet the medical needs of the resident population.
A method of analyzing the variation in utilization of health care in small geographic or demographic areas. It often studies, for example, the usage rates for a given service or procedure in several small areas, documenting the variation among the areas. By comparing high- and low-use areas, the analysis attempts to determine whether there is a pattern to such use and to identify variables that are associated with and contribute to the variation.
A state in southeastern Australia. Its capital is Sydney. It was discovered by Captain Cook in 1770 and first settled at Botany Bay by marines and convicts in 1788. It was named by Captain Cook who thought its coastline resembled that of South Wales. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p840 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p377)
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
Large natural streams of FRESH WATER formed by converging tributaries and which empty into a body of water (lake or ocean).
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
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.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
Creating a representation of areas of the earth or other celestial bodies, for the purpose of visualizing spatial distributions of various information.
Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)
Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.
Organized services to provide mental health care.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
The state wherein the person is well adjusted.
The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.
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.
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.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
Computer systems capable of assembling, storing, manipulating, and displaying geographically referenced information, i.e. data identified according to their locations.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
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).
Facilities which administer the delivery of psychologic and psychiatric services to people living in a neighborhood or community.
Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.
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.
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.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
Special hospitals which provide care to the mentally ill patient.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
A rating of a body of water based on measurable physical, chemical, and biological characteristics.
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)
The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
Government-controlled hospitals which represent the major health facility for a designated geographic area.
A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.
The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
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.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The status of health in rural populations.
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
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.
Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.
A health care system which combines physicians, hospitals, and other medical services with a health plan to provide the complete spectrum of medical care for its customers. In a fully integrated system, the three key elements - physicians, hospital, and health plan membership - are in balance in terms of matching medical resources with the needs of purchasers and patients. (Coddington et al., Integrated Health Care: Reorganizing the Physician, Hospital and Health Plan Relationship, 1994, p7)
The confinement of a patient in a hospital.
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.
Science dealing with the properties, distribution, and circulation of water on and below the earth's surface, and atmosphere.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.
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.
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
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.
The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.
Institutions with an organized medical staff which provide medical care to patients.
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.
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
The flow of water in enviromental bodies of water such as rivers, oceans, water supplies, aquariums, etc. It includes currents, tides, and waves.
Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.
The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.
The status of health in urban populations.
Disorders in which there is a loss of ego boundaries or a gross impairment in reality testing with delusions or prominent hallucinations. (From DSM-IV, 1994)
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.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
Contamination of bodies of water (such as LAKES; RIVERS; SEAS; and GROUNDWATER.)
Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.
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.
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.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
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).
Water particles that fall from the ATMOSPHERE.
... catchment area treatment plan; techno-economic feasibility of steep slope stabilization through bio-engineering techniques; ... excellent services to the society in the domain of public health by carrying out various important activities in the areas of ... This was done to encompass the entire vistas of R&D in the area of environmental science and engineering. Accordingly, the ... An organization was necessary that could assess and counter any issue in the public health domain. Thus was created the Central ...
"One school, four catchment areas". BBC. Retrieved 23 November 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Admissions Policy ... and Procedure" (PDF). Health Futures UTC. Retrieved 23 November 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "School Admission ... This can ensure the school not only serves pupils closest to it but also those living in other areas, for example areas that ... Some schools that are intended to serve a wide area, or several dispersed areas, use transport hubs such as train stations as ...
The area surrounding Warragamba River is managed by Sydney Catchment Authority under the Sydney Water Catchment Management Act ... "Lake Burragorang subcatchment". Hawkesbury Nepean River Health Strategy. Hawkesbury Nepean Catchment Management Authority. 2008 ... "Catchments: Access in Special Areas". Sydney Catchment Authority. Government of New South Wales. 26 March 2013. Retrieved 3 ... The Warragamba River, a river that is part of the Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment, is located in the Macarthur region of New South ...
Epidemiologic Catchment Area, National Comorbidity Study Ritchie, Hannah; Roser, Max (2018). "Mental Health". Our World in Data ... "The World Health Report 2001". Health Systems: Improving Performance. Geneva: World Health Organization. 2001. "Prevalence of ... Schumaker, J. The Age of Insanity: Modernity and Mental Health. Praeger. 2001. Chapter 3, pp. 29-49. Adams, H. and Sutker, P. ... "Depression: disease or behavioral shutdown mechanism" (PDF). Journal of Science and Health Policy. Seligman, Martin (1975). ...
In early 2003, large areas of forest around the Bundara River and its catchments were severely impacted by the massive Eastern ... The Bundara River is part of the North East Catchment Management Authority's Victorian River Health Program, aimed at achieving ... Extensive forest covers much of the catchment area. Despite some land clearing and livestock damage to river banks, the aquatic ... The damage resulting from the fires impacted river health for some time after the fires. Australia portal List of rivers of ...
Health services were provided in the hospital since 21 May 1994. Six areas are under catchment areas of the hospital. ...
The catchment area includes 27 counties, many of them medically underserved. The Cancer Institute is a regional coordinator for ... Pennsylvania area Susquehanna Health System in Williamsport, Pennsylvania Andrews-Patel Hematology/Oncology in Harrisburg and ... Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pennsylvania Lewistown Hospital in Lewistown, Pennsylvania Wyoming Valley Health Care System ... This designation identifies the institute as a facility within Highmark's service area that offers comprehensive inpatient ...
Bland, Roger C. (March 1992). "Psychiatric Disorders in America: The Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study (Book Review)". Journal ... A Handbook for the Study of Mental Health: Social Contexts, Theories, and Systems. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1999. ... Regier conducted a study called the Epidemiological Catchment Area Project which surveyed samples of the general population at ... Two notable historical studies focusing on etiology are the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Study and the ...
The catchment area of the River Slaney is 1,762 km2. The long term average flow rate of the River Slaney is 37.4 Cubic Metres ... The River Slaney (Irish: Abhainn na Sláine, meaning "river of health") is a large river in the southeast of Ireland. It rises ... Rivers of Ireland Ordnance Survey of Ireland: Rivers and their Catchment Basins 1958 (Table of Reference) South Eastern River ...
It has one animal hospital in Northern Ireland, the catchment area of which covers much of the area east of the Bann. Although ... animal-welfare pioneer Maria Dickin worked to improve the dreadful state of animal health in the Whitechapel area of London. ... catchment areas'. For those eligible, treatment for sick and injured animals is free of charge. Recently, the PDSA started ... only those living within the PDSA's catchment areas can use their services. During World War I, ...
Based on the catchment area, this is a high rate of injury. "Overview". Central Hospital of Yaoundé. Archived from the original ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Yaoundé". Health[e]Foundation. Retrieved 2012-07-26. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter ... was medical superintendent of the hospital in 1960 before being appointed Minister of Health in 1961. The hospital was ...
Full text pdf; d) Ferrada-Noli M (October 1997). "Health and socioeconomic indicators in psychiatric catchment areas with ... Professorships and research areas listed in Biographical Lexicon of Public Health. Ed. Prof Izet Masic (2015). Library of ... Professor of Health Psychology, University of Tromsø, Norway 1997. He qualified as a full Professor of Health promotion, and as ... "Professor emeritus of public-health and invited professor of international health at Gävle; medicine doktor at Karolinska ...
... are in the catchment for Busby. St Joseph's Primary School, located in Busby, shares Williamwood's catchment area, but is a ... are assigned a specific area of responsibility, for example: school public relations; yearbook; graduation prom; Mental Health ... Its catchment covers the large Carolside and South Williamwood areas, as well as the small area of Overlee (not to be confused ... The catchment for Netherlee Primary also includes the Stamperland area of Clarkston. Carolside Primary School is located in the ...
The northern catchment area of the river is around Kankad ki dhani. Of the two sources of the river, one source originates from ... The Arvari River Parliament was formed in 1998 to help maintain the health of the river. The river Arvari originates in the ... The villages that lay in the river's catchment area built earthen dams, with largest being a 244 m long and 7 m wide. Following ... Total basin area: 492 km2 Total Length of flowing river: 45 km Length of river: 35 km Total water structures: 402 Following the ...
The catchment area for the health centre covers an area larger than France. The health centre-including a hospital, long term ... "New digital health solution for remote patient care demonstrated at Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre". www.oce-ontario. ... Fishing camps in the area allow access to an extensive lake system fed by the English River. The town is surrounded by several ... The new Sioux Lookout Meno-Ya-Win Health Centre opened its doors to patients in late 2010. The 140,000-square-foot (13,000 m2) ...
It has a primary catchment area of over 350,000 people, which a catchment area of over 500,000 for some specialities. It has a ... The hospital is part of Barwon Health, Victoria's largest regional health care provider, which has 21 sites. It is the largest ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Barwon Health Annual Report 2014-2015". Baronwon Health. Archived from the original on ... Barwon Health has a total 1016 beds. Patient stays resulted in over 167,000 Bed days in 2014-2015 Emergency Department sees ...
The village is in the catchment area for Matthew Arnold secondary school. Matthew Arnold School is not located in the village ... The village has a health centre, two shops, a post office and a pharmacist, there is also a fish and ship shop, a take away, ... "Area: Kennington CP (Parish): Parish Headcounts". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 17 ...
"Determining health-care facility catchment areas in Uganda using data on malaria-related visits". Bulletin of the World Health ... 5. Nagongera Health Centre IV Paskar Owor, middle-distance runner List of cities and towns in Uganda Uganda Bureau of ...
The hospital has 102 in-patient beds, with a catchment area of over 450,000. It has a twin theatre 18-bed day surgery and ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "New owners for private hospital". Irish Health. 28 March 2005. Retrieved 16 May 2019. ...
Evidence From the Epidemiologic Catchment Area Surveys". Psychiatric Services. 41 (7): 761-770. doi:10.1176/ps.41.7.761. PMID ... Swanson received the 2011 Carl Taube Award from the American Public Health Association and the 2010 Eugene C. Hargrove, MD ... ISBN 0-19-506823-8. Konnikova, Maria (19 November 2014). "Is There A Link Between Mental Health and Gun Violence?". The New ... Swanson, Jeffrey W. "Curriculum Vitae". Chapel Hill, NC: Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina ...
The area contains the catchments of the Staaten River, Vanrook Creek, and ten major tributaries. The purpose of the wild river ... The traditional ecological knowledge and health of these communities is in turn critical to the ongoing health of this wild ... The Staaten River catchment is one of Australia's last great wilderness areas.[citation needed] With little agricultural ... The Agwamin, Kutjar, Koknar, Kunjen and Kokoberrin people are the traditional owners of the Staaten River catchment area and ...
Each RHM has her own catchment area which is composed of 3-4 barangays. One RHM is based at the Main Health Center. Out of nine ... The Municipal Health Office is manned by one Municipal Health Officer (MHO), two Public Health Nurses (PHN), ten Rural Health ... In Pandan, the total percentage of household served is 33.31% in the rural area while 86.13% is being served in the urban area ... The programs and services implemented by the Municipal Health Office are: National Tuberculosis Control Program (NTP); Health ...
The Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area follow-up". Archives of General Psychiatry. 54 (11). ss. 993-99. doi:10.1001/ ... Department of Health and Human Services (1999). "The fundamentals of mental health and mental illness" (PDF). Mental Health: A ... "The world health report 2001 - Mental Health: New Understanding, New Hope". WHO website. World Health Organization. 2001. 10 ... Cuijpers, P (20 Eylül 2012). Prevention and early treatment of mental ill-health (PDF). PSYCHOLOGY FOR HEALTH: Contributions to ...
Its catchment area encompasses much of the Surrey Heath area of Camberley, Bagshot, Lightwater, Ascot. Egham Windlesham, Bisley ... SHAPE runs diploma courses in IT, for which Collingwood is the lead school and also Society Health and Development. Diplomas ... It occupies a 30-acre (120,000 m2) campus and is divided in the three main areas 'Kingston' (Years 10 & 11) and 'Barossa' ( ... The centre provides facilities for sixth form students such as a common room and private study area. Collingwood performs ...
The population of the catchment area is more than 90,000. The Hospital has 145 general and maternity beds and provides surgery ... St Luke's Health Centres: Chilipa and Nkasala health centres, Zomba District Mposa and Gawanani health centres, Machinga ... of health services in the country and trains up to 80% of its health workers. In 2008 Tanzania-born Thadeo Mac'osano was ... It is impossible to find the original trunk of the tree as the whole area is a vast interconnected mesh of woven trunks. For ...
It was zoned with a catchment area of Northern Glasgow. Furniture was improved, but outwardly little changed until a new ... J. Enoch Powell, Minister of Health, Address to the National Association of Mental Health Annual Conference". NHS History. 9 ... The reforms in mental health care in the 1950s were not confined to Woodilee and a decade of change was capped by the Mental ... With the creation of the National Health Service in 1948, the hospital was linked with the local Gartloch and Stoneyetts ...
catchment area. Official site of Child and Parent Resource Institute (CPRI) CPRI Description: The Child and Parent Resource ... Information London: Child and Parent Resource Institute (CPRI) [1] Children's Mental Health Ontario: Child and Parent Resource ... and mental health issues for families who require an integrated, clinical, highly specialized interdisciplinary approach. CPRI ... who experience complex and long-standing combinations of mental health difficulties and/or developmental challenges where: - ...
... rehabilitation and geriatric services and mental health services. Joseph Brant Hospital has a huge geographic catchment area in ... It is part of the Hamilton Health Sciences network of hospitals in Hamilton, Ontario and nearby areas. During the COVID-19 ... The hospital has a skilled staff of 175 physicians, 1,400 full and part-time professional health care staff and more than 600 ... the Halton and Hamilton-Wentworth Regions; about a quarter million people reside in this area which includes parts of ...
Protect and develop the forest catchment area of rivers, lakes, reservoirs and all aquatic eco-systems. Meet the local ... the wide array of bio-diversity through scientific management and improve habitat conditions for improved forest health. ... Ensure that each and every Protected Area has a management plan in place. Conserve the medicinal plants in protected areas by ... of the geographic area and 17.41% of the 22,643 km2 (8,743 sq mi) recorded forest area of the state. The Forest Department is ...
RTIICS is the group's main hospital in Eastern India, with a primary catchment area of Kolkata. The hospital also treats ... Devi Prasad Shetty, founder and chairman of Narayana Health. Early in 2016, RTIICS announced the establishment of 'Stride', a ... tertiary care unit of Narayana Health group. It received accreditation from the NABH in 2014. ...
There is some supporting evidence from the Epidemiologic Catchment Area (ECA) study.[116] ... a b c d e f g h i Schonfeld, I.S., & Chang, C.-H. (2017). Occupational health psychology: Work, stress, and health. New York, ... Occupational health psychology (OHP) is an interdisciplinary area of psychology that is concerned with the health and safety of ... Total Worker Health™[edit]. Main article: Total Worker Health. Because many companies have implemented worker safety and health ...
English state-funded primary schools are almost all local schools with a small catchment area. More than half are owned by the ... are working 55 or 60 hours a week and many are leaving the profession due to work pressure and fear for their mental health.[78 ... Post-16 area reviews[edit]. In 2015, the Department announced a major restructuring of the further education sector, through 37 ... A few areas still have first schools for ages around 4 to 8 and middle schools for ages 8 or 9 to 12 or 13. ...
... basal area).[10] Under such land cover definitions, an area of land can only be known as forest if it is growing trees. Areas ... Forests can also affect people's health. Human activities, including harvesting forest resources, can negatively affect forest ... "Managing riparian vegetation to sustain streamflow: results of paired catchment experiments in South Africa" (PDF). Canadian ... Forest land area[54]. 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 ('000 km2) ('000 mi2) ('000 km2) ('000 mi2) ('000 km2) ('000 mi2) ('000 km2) (' ...
Louis metropolitan area, replacing the Old Clark Bridge, a truss bridge built in 1928, named after explorer William Clark. ... The total catchment of the Mississippi River covers nearly 40% of the landmass of the continental United States. The highest ... The second canal, in addition to shipping, also allowed Chicago to address specific health issues (typhoid fever, cholera and ... The area of the Mississippi River basin was first settled by hunting and gathering Native American peoples and is considered ...
Healthy and diverse vegetation is essential to river health and quality, and many of Australia's most important catchments are ... activities and much infrastructure and areas of the economy and public health in Australia. The Stern Report and Garnaut Review ... 2003) Human Health and Climate Change in Oceania: A Risk Assessment. Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing, 128 pp.) ... At the higher end of this scale areas in and around Melbourne would be impacted. With some of the most vulnerable areas being ...
... and grouped according to their respective catchment and sub-catchment. Where shown in italics, the watercourse is a creek, ... "Surface Water Management Area: Bowen / Broken". Australian Natural Resources Atlas. Department of the Environment, Water, ... In the event of there being two rivers of the same name within the same local government area, additional referencing is ... "Douglas River / Daly River Esplanade Conservation Area". Northern Territory Department of Natural Resources, Environment and ...
In some areas,tourist fishing is growing. In 1999, recreational and subsistence fishers took 4,300 tonnes, mostly perches and ... However, few provisions refer specifically to inland fisheries, although there are specific regulations for same catchments and ... although it does guarantee environmental and health safety. There is no legally adopted term in Russia for artisanal fisheries ... The Law on Fisheries also gives a definition of a fishing unit area and sets general principles for their use. The compiling of ...
Psychiatric disorders in America: the Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study. New York: The Free Press, 1991.[page needed] ... Cargiulo, T. (2007). "Understanding the health impact of alcohol dependence". American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 64 (5 ... Another difference is that the amygdala areas have decreased connectivity with the insula and cingulate areas that control ... The World Health Organization's Global Burden of Disease project did not include generalized anxiety disorders.[65] In lieu of ...
Health effects. See also: UK population change. In December 1939 Elsie Widdowson and Robert McCance of the University of ... At the time this was presented as needed to feed people in European areas under British control, whose economies had been ... land drainage workers (including Catchment Board workers). *members of the Auxiliary Force of the Women's Land Army[31] ... The scientists found that the subjects' health and performance remained very good after three months; the only negative results ...
Conservation areas also protect large areas of Georgian and Victorian housing, and areas of industrial heritage.[16] ... The New River was opened in 1613, diverting water from the Lea catchment to create a source of drinking water for London. The ... The Homerton University Hospital has its own twinning arrangements with the Rambam Health Care Campus (Haifa, Israel) and St ... Within these areas are a large number of sub-districts, some of which have sub-districts of their own. These areas are ...
Health issues[edit]. See also: Sanitation in ancient Rome. Greek and Roman physicians knew the association between stagnant or ... Catchment basin of the aqueduct of Metz, France. The single arched cover protects two channels; either one could be closed off ... though seldom in rural areas) and licenses, and regulated water outlets, with variable success. In the 1st century AD, Pliny ... They also knew the adverse health effects of lead on those who mined and processed it, and for this reason, ceramic pipes were ...
... particularly those on rivers or within catchment areas with high siltation. Siltation can fill a reservoir and reduce its ... Hydroelectricity also avoids the hazards of coal mining and the indirect health effects of coal emissions. ... less than 100 watts per square metre of surface area) and no clearing of the forests in the area was undertaken prior to ... In areas that do not have hydropower, pumped storage serves a similar role, but at a much higher cost and 20% lower efficiency ...
... perhaps because hospitals or regional health departments were held accountable for lowering the IMR in their catchment area, ... health services delivery, etc. Improvements in such areas have increased regional health systems and aided in efforts to reduce ... People who live in areas where particulate matter (PM) air pollution is higher tend to have more health problems across the ... "Maternal and Infant Health , Reproductive Health. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved 2017-03-07.. ...
Regional council areas are based on water catchment areas, whereas territorial authorities are based on community of interest ... with their most important area of responsibility being the public health service. They are also responsible for employment ... The area within each police station, except for those in metropolitan areas, is divided into several unions, with each union ... In most areas there is a lower tier of government, civil parish, with limited functions. Most civil parishes are in rural areas ...
Health Facts of Hong Kong: 2017 Edition (PDF) (Report). Department of Health. 2017.. ... Of the total area, 1,073 km2 (414 sq mi) is land and 35 km2 (14 sq mi) is water.[8] The territory's highest point is Tai Mo ... "A Site Catchment Analysis of Hong Kong's Neolithic Subsistence". In Cheng, Pei-kai; Fan, Ka Wai (eds.). New Perspectives on ... Despite its small area, the territory is home to a variety of sports and recreational facilities. The city has hosted a number ...
Regional council areas are based on water catchment areas, whereas territorial authorities are based on community of interest ... with their most important area of responsibility being the public health service. They are also responsible for employment ... The area within each police station, except for those in metropolitan areas, is divided into several unions, with each union ... In different areas the highest tier of elected local government may be: *counties, which may be *single tier unitary ...
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  • The psychosis continuum in the general population: findings from the São Paulo Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study. (
  • Data were from the Brazilian São Paulo Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study, a cross-sectional survey conducted in two boroughs of the city of São Paulo. (
  • Your area may also have a dental access centre, which can treat people who don't have a regular NHS dentist. (
  • Upon first sight, the Shokwari health centre seems rudimentary at best. (
  • Conflict put a halt to construction of this health centre in Maiduguri. (
  • The Shokwari health centre may have improved people's access to medical care in this corner of Maiduguri, but the bigger picture in north-east Nigeria is deeply worrying. (
  • The Shokwari health centre, which is supported by the ICRC, offers primary health care for around 20,000 people, both the local population and those made homeless by conflict. (
  • The Shokwari health centre in Maiduguri. (
  • centre has a well-defined catchment area and population [ 11 ]. (
  • Additionally, HP and NH will launch three new "health hub" support centres to serve the eHealth Centre network, providing a facility where staff can get support on technical and medical issues related to operations, and explore the addition of other healthcare services that improve the healthcare experience for patients and providers. (
  • C Centre of Research Excellence in Rural and Remote Primary Health Care, PO Box 666, Bendigo, Vic. (
  • The Transcultural Mental Health Consultation Service is working with the London community to provide bidirectional educational opportunities to staff at London Health Sciences Centre, as well as to community agencies looking to further their transcultural mental health knowledge. (
  • Twelve focus group discussions (n = 141) and 35 in-depth interviews were conducted in six health centre catchment areas. (
  • The Institute of Medicine (IOM) has convened several activities related to strengthening the capacity for delivering quality mental health services in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs, a designation by the World Health Organization, or WHO) over many years. (
  • We adopted the World Health Organization (WHO) active surveillance strategy to identify and report suspected EVD cases, follow up contacts of confirmed cases, and report community deaths. (
  • The EVD outbreak which started in Guinea was officially notified by the World Health Organization (WHO) in March 2014 [ 7 , 8 ]. (
  • The mention of specific companies or of certain manufacturers' products does not imply that they are endorsed or recommended by the World Health Organization in preference to others of a similar nature that are not mentioned. (
  • The World Health Organization does not warrant that the information contained in this health information product is complete and correct and shall not be liable for any damages incurred as a result of its use. (
  • This document is not a formal publication of the World Health Organization (WHO), and all rights are reserved by the Organization. (
  • The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this document, including tables and maps, do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the secretariat of the World Health Organization concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries. (
  • Fifty-ninth session of the WHO Regional Committee for Africa, Kigali, Rwanda, 31 August - 4 September 2009, Final report, Brazzaville, World Health Organization, Regional Office for Africa, 2009 (AFR/RC59/19) pp.13-16. (
  • The geographical catchment sampled by individual MMS, however, remains largely unknown. (
  • Resource allocation and health service planning decisions for rural and remote health settings are currently based on either simple measures of access (e.g. provider-to-population ratios) or proxy measures of access (e.g. standard geographical classifications). (
  • However, at the same time, the fact that Colombo Municipality area is the worst-hit geographical area due to COVID-19 epidemic should be taken into consideration. (
  • This is a typical watta" found within a CMC ward and is located in a 16-18 perch geographical area with 230 people living in 62 houses. (
  • Governments and community service organizations often define catchment areas for planning purposes and public safety such as ensuring universal access to services like fire departments, police departments, ambulance bases and hospitals. (
  • Each registry abstracts records from hospitals, laboratories, radiotherapy units, nursing homes and other health services units which provide cancer diagnostic services to ensure complete ascertainment of cases. (
  • No other persons or agents (such as physicians, staff members of hospitals, or CHAMPUS health benefits advisors) have such authority . (
  • From a humble beginning of a 225 bed hospital in 2001, Narayana Health group of hospitals has grown to become a 6900 beds healthcare conglomerate with 26 hospitals across 16 cities in India and a hospital in the Caribbean at Grand Cayman, North America. (
  • A key challenge for these studies of the quality of health care is to account for selection and sorting of patients across hospitals. (
  • In the 1980s, the Epidemiologic Catchment Area (ECA) study found that among 21.7% of participants aged 18 years and older who met criteria for a mental disorder within 12 months of the interview, only one fifth reported receiving mental healthcare services. (
  • This study compares an optimised and the conventional version of the two-step floating catchment area (2SFCA) method to assess spatial accessibility to medical clinics in Montreal. (
  • Spatial accessibility to primary care and physician shortage area designation: a case study in Illinois with GIS approaches. (
  • Measures of spatial accessibility to health care in a GIS environment: synthesis and a case study in the Chicago region" (PDF). (
  • This principle, similar to the central place theory, makes catchment areas an important area of study for geographers, economists, and urban planners. (
  • Study design combined probability and non-probability sampling techniques and collected responses by mail, web, phone, and in- person efforts across catchment region. (
  • Ngui and Apparcio [ 16 ] note the complex nature of incorporating potential and realized information within a single study design, which may be one factor limiting research in this area. (
  • For a study area partitioned into n regions based on people's residence and having m facilities located within it, utilization patterns are expressed as an n x m Origin-Destination (OD) matrix with the matrix entries containing the number of visits or volume of use for residents of each region at each facility. (
  • BACKGROUND: This report presents the initial results of the first Epidemiological Catchment Area Study in mental health in Canada. (
  • 5) to verify the adequacy of mental health services.METHOD: A longitudinal study in the form of a community survey was used, complemented by focused qualitative sub-studies. (
  • The Netherlands Mental Health Survey and Incidence Study is a prospective epidemiological survey in the adult population ( n=7076 ), using the Composite International Diagnostic Interview. (
  • 200/µl: a study concluded that antenatal provision of CTX was beneficial for HIV+ pregnant women with low CD4 but not in women with ≥200/µl (however, this study was carried out in an area with very low risk of malaria , and CTX may have a different effect depending on endemic conditions). (
  • However, while sociological exposures are still widely studied in psychiatric epidemiology, the field has since expanded to the study of a wide area of environmental risk factors, such as major life events, as well as genetic exposures. (
  • As an example, in an attempt to measure the prevalence of mental illness in the United States, Lee Robins and Darrel A. Regier conducted a study called the Epidemiological Catchment Area Project which surveyed samples of the general population at five sites across America. (
  • Two notable historical studies focusing on etiology are the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Study and the Christchurch Health and Development Study. (
  • Generous contact efforts were used to recruit 3,004 respondents into the first wave of the St. Louis Epidemiologic Catchment Area (ECA) project, a psychiatric epidemiologic study of the general population, conducted from 1981-1982. (
  • This study aims to detect the prevalence of common mental disorders among patients seen by doctors at family health program units in Petrópolis-RJ, and to establish their nosological profile. (
  • The population of the study included all 18 to 65-year-old patient who attended any family health program units included in the study during a 30-day period, between August and December 2002 (n = 714). (
  • The findings of the Epidemiological Catchment Area Study (ECA) - a multicenter community study performed in the U.S.A. - demonstrated that 40-60% of the mental health demands were being seen by general practitioners in primary care units. (
  • Prevalence of psychiatric disorder in the general population: Results of the Netherlands Mental Health Survey and Incidence Study (NEMESIS). (
  • [17] [18] A 1971 study by Gardell examined the impact of work organization on mental health in Swedish pulp and paper mill workers and engineers. (
  • However, the study the pattern of utilization of primary rapid pace of socioeconomic growth and health care services and satisfaction among improved provision of health and other so- elderly people in Asir region. (
  • A team led by researchers from UC San Francisco, Organic Health Response, and Microclinic International is reporting results of a study that showed significant benefits of microclinics -- an innovative intervention that mobilized rural Kenyan HIV patients' informal social networks to support their staying in care. (
  • This study compared perceptions of patients with (n = 400) and without (n = 2,134) a mental health diagnosis regarding access to primary care clinic notes through secure online portals. (
  • In this study we analyzed data from the original OpenNotes study, which provided patients with access to their full electronic medical record, including doctors' clinic notes, at 3 health care systems. (
  • This study aims to show that how access to PHC services is measured has important implications for rural health service and workforce planning. (
  • Its usefulness for health service planning is demonstrated using a case study to hypothetically model changes in rural PHC workforce supply. (
  • Therefore, in addition to the caseload, it is essential to study the scatter of the households (families) and properties of people within Colombo Municipality area limits. (
  • We study variation across Norwegian hospital catchment areas (n = 55) with respect to survival and employment five years after cancer diagnosis. (
  • This article reports on a study to uncover the health concerns of clients attending a methadone maintenance programme in an addiction service in Ireland. (
  • We tested this hypothesis among participants in the Study of Health in Pomerania (SHIP). (
  • I thought you might be interested in this item at Title: Epidemiologic Catchment Area (ECA) Survey of Mental Disorders, Wave I (Household), 1980-1985 : [United States] Publisher: Ann Arbor, Mich. : Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1991. (
  • Data from the Epidemiologic Catchment Area survey were used to examine the relationship between violence and psychiatric disorders among adults living in the community. (
  • Social functioning was compared among 4913 community participants with current depression, past depression, other psychiatric disorders and no psychiatric history, from the New Haven Epidemiologic Catchment Area Wave I survey. (
  • If you're unfamiliar with the UK health system, a GP is a generalist doctor based in a 'surgery' or 'practice', who can see patients for any physical or mental health concerns. (
  • As public health experts determine that it is safe to see patients and stay-at-home restrictions are relaxed, physician practices should strategically plan when and how best to reopen. (
  • Mental health problems presented by patients attending general health units have been object of different studies since the 80's. (
  • Zainab Kaigama, a doctor with the Ministry of Health, sits behind a table under the tree calling up patients one-by-one. (
  • Family health records of the cho- sess the adequacy of patients' utilization of sen centres were reviewed to identify eld- health services in general and of primary erly adults (aged 60 years and above) and health care services in particular. (
  • FACES researchers and clinicians partnered with Microclinic International and the Organic Health Response to assess whether its social network model would help retain HIV patients in care. (
  • ClinTrial Refer offers mobile apps to help patients and health professionals find clinical trials. (
  • They are built to connect patients in remote areas, who couldn't previously afford or access healthcare, to receive remote consultations and diagnoses from physicians and specialists. (
  • Narayana Health will serve as a healthcare partner in this initiative to implement, operate, run and manage newly established eHealth Centres for providing primary healthcare to patients, and addressing healthcare delivery and awareness challenges in Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities. (
  • Administrative data were used to stratify patients by mental health diagnosis. (
  • As we hypothesized, patients with and without mental health diagnoses had similar perceptions about online access to notes. (
  • A growing body of evidence suggests this access could help patients be more engaged in their health care. (
  • 3 , 4 Despite the purported benefits, mental health clinicians 5 and others have lingering concerns about sharing clinic notes with certain patients, specifically those with psychiatric comorbidities. (
  • We hypothesize that patients with mental health diagnoses will have similar opinions about the potential impact of reading primary care clinic notes online compared with patients without mental illness. (
  • We compared the perceptions of patients with and without mental health diagnoses following the implementation of OpenNotes. (
  • 029), however, after adjustment for variables independently associated with mental health diagnoses (sex, race, education, and employment) there were no differences in perceptions about access to online notes between patients with or without mental health diagnoses (data not shown). (
  • We document substantial differences across catchment areas with respect to patients' post-diagnosis employment rates. (
  • Quality indicators for health institutions reflecting patients' long-term health status should therefore also be considered. (
  • Therefore, in our empirical analysis, we assign patients to the hospital to which they belong (i.e. to their hospital catchment area) rather than to the hospital(s) they were actually treated at. (
  • The Adult General Rehabilitation Service provides assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for patients living in the Counties Manukau Health region. (
  • A combination of family and molecular studies are used within psychiatric epidemiology to uncover the effects of genetics on mental health. (
  • FACES (Family AIDS Care and Education Services), a joint program of UCSF and the Kenya Medical Research Institute, has been supporting HIV care, treatment and prevention in western Kenya, including the island, in collaboration with the Kenya Ministry of Health since 2004. (
  • 2. ii Taking KEPH to the Community THIS PUBLICATION is one of a series that the Ministry of Health will produce to support the achievement of the goals of the second National Health Sector Strategic Plan, 2005-2010 (NHSSP II). (
  • All the Ministry of Health Institutions recommended its member countries adopt a and their catchment area population ac- programme approach by adding glaucoma cording to 2003 population estimates were as a priority disease within their national listed. (
  • With this challenge ringing in our ears, and a mandate from the Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator (OGAC) to revise our 2014 annual plan (COP), CDC and the other US Government (USG) agencies utilizing PEPFAR funding in Malawi, sat down to plan how to better work with the Ministry of Health and gain control over the HIV epidemic. (
  • The program's value is heightened by its target audience, said Carlos Magis Rodriguez, director of research for Centro para la Prevención y el Control del VIH/SIDA (CENSIDA), the arm of the Mexican Ministry of Health that focuses upon HIV-AIDS issues. (
  • Examination of a recent cohort of older adults is important because patterns of utilization may have changed due to treatment advances, changes in mental health-care services, and greater mental health awareness. (
  • 10 A continued understanding of where older adults seek mental health-care has important implications for policy and mental health service programmatic planning. (
  • The two-step floating catchment area (2SFCA) method is a special case of a gravity model of spatial interaction that was developed to measure spatial accessibility to primary care physicians. (
  • Primary care service area Gravity model of migration Luo and Wang 2003a Luo and Wang 2003b Wang and Luo, 2005 Wang, 2006: 80-95 Luo and Qi, 2009 McGrail and Humphreys, 2009 Chen, 2017 Luo, W., Wang, F., 2003a. (
  • An enhanced two-step floating catchment area (E2SFCA) method for measuring spatial accessibility to primary care physicians" (PDF). (
  • The cancer burden can be defined to include the most prevalent cancers, adverse trends in incidence and mortality, sources of cancer health inequities, economic costs, and lack of health care resources. (
  • prevalence of mental illness and Conclusions --The associations between SPD and sociodemographic characteristics of adults with mental characteristics, health status, and health care utilization are similar to the disorders is important in planning relationships found between serious mental illnesses (for example, major depression policies for treatment and prevention, or schizophrenia) and these same variables. (
  • We aimed to calculate the economic consequences of agitation events in an in-patient psychiatric facility providing care for an urban catchment area. (
  • In spite of their overall impact on mental health care, we know very little about the typology and the costs of agitated behaviours and containment in acute mental health care. (
  • Floating Catchment Area (FCA) metrics provide a comprehensive measure of potential spatial accessibility to health care services and are often used to identify geographic disparities in health care access. (
  • Much of the recent geographic research regarding access to health care has focused on examinations of potential access to services, rather than on realized access or utilization of health care services [ 1 ]. (
  • As defined by Aday and Anderson [ 2 ], potential access may be considered as a measure of the potential for entry into the health care system or a characterization of the level of opportunity provided by the health care delivery system. (
  • Conversely, realized access is a measure of actual utilization of a health care service, such that any barriers to the use of services have been overcome and access has been achieved. (
  • Less effort has been dedicated to understanding how potential spatial accessibility affects health care utilization. (
  • detailed health care utilization data is not always readily available to researchers due to privacy concerns, while health care facility locations and geographic population data are relatively easy to obtain. (
  • Data representing the number of people residing in each region who use health care at multiple facilities are referred to as utilization patterns or patient flows . (
  • 1. Managed mental health care-United States-Quality control. (
  • 2. Managed mental health care-Accreditation-United States. (
  • 3. Quality Assurance, Health Care-standards-United States. (
  • Registering as soon as you arrive will help ensure your GP can process your registration in good time, allowing you to access health care early on if needed. (
  • Ridgmount Practice provides general health care, a contraceptive service and a full nursing service. (
  • We recommend that you register with a NHS General Practice (GP) in London while you are a student at UCL within 2 weeks of arrival to make sure that you can access health care easily if you need it. (
  • When you move into a hall of residence or private accommodation for university, you don't automatically get assigned to a new GP practice, so you won't have access to most health care services until you register. (
  • Additional health care information for non-UK students is available on the International Student Support website . (
  • Consumer-providers of care for adult clients of statutory mental health services. (
  • 2. the area whose residents are served by a specialized health care agency. (
  • Such findings have policy implications in the current climate of health care reform for which efforts are needed to increase access to care for ethnic minority women and other underserved populations. (
  • The high common mental disorders prevalence found reinforces the urgent need for systematic inclusion of this level of care in mental health assistance planning. (
  • However, before it opened in November 2018, people in this community would have to make the long and costly journey to the city's main hospital to get basic health care. (
  • Today it embodies one of the burning issues in this part of north-east Nigeria: health care, or rather, people's lack of access to health care. (
  • Borno state has been mired in conflict for 10 years now and only half of its 700 health-care facilities are functioning. (
  • Treatable illnesses such as malaria become deadly as people simply can't get medical care due to the hostilities," said Samuel Okech, an ICRC health delegate in Maiduguri. (
  • Everyone has a right to health care under international humanitarian law. (
  • Primary care facilities were given financial incentives conditional on general quality and the quantity provided of selected services related to reproductive, maternal and child health, and hypertension-related services. (
  • ABSTRACT Use of primary health care (PHC) services and satisfaction among elderly people (60 + years) in Asir was studied in 26 PHC centres. (
  • CommonSpirit Health is committed to creating healthier communities, delivering exceptional patient care, and ensuring every person has access to quality health care. (
  • Primary care providers deliver a substantial proportion of mental health care in the United States. (
  • Objective Improving access to primary health care (PHC) remains a key issue for rural residents and health service planners. (
  • The Index of Access has significant potential for identifying how rural and remote primary health care access inequities can be addressed. (
  • Minimising primary health care (PHC) access barriers has long been, 1 and remains, 2 one of the most important issues facing health service planners charged with ensuring adequate and equitable health care services for residents in rural and remote areas. (
  • 3. Inventory on health care and other projects relating to malaria. (
  • 15. Health care provider interview. (
  • 16. Health care facility check list. (
  • This analysis shows that indicators based on survival and post-diagnosis employment may capture different parts of the health status distribution, and that using only one of them to capture quality of care may be insufficient. (
  • In this paper we exploit an institutional feature of the Norwegian health care system to handle the selection problem. (
  • Support for laws authorizing registries and requiring health care providers to report to registries was more common among parents of vaccinated than exempt children. (
  • The immunization schedule has become increasingly complex as new vaccines have been introduced, making it difficult for parents and health care providers to remember the immunization schedule and comply with vaccine recommendations. (
  • In January, Geisinger announced what it's calling Springboard Healthy Scranton, a multiyear program aimed at improving community health by promoting healthier eating and lifestyle changes coordinated with chronic care management. (
  • D ivisions of General Practice (also known as general practice networks) are an important part of Australia's health care sector. (
  • The Australian Government has signalled that new organisations, known as Medicare Locals (MLs), will be established to play a significant role in the development and delivery of primary health care services in local communities. (
  • will be established to provide better services, improve access to care and drive integration across GP and primary health care services. (
  • Nevertheless, as independent organisations, Divisions themselves also have an opportunity to consider what role they wish to play in the changed health care environment. (
  • APHEF supported life-saving interventions to improve access to quality health care in three districts in the Central African Republic as well as the strengthening of emergency surgical services for war-related emergencies in South Sudan. (
  • It also supported the provision of health care services to communities affected by floods in Burundi, Malawi and Zimbabwe. (
  • In Cameroon, APHEF supported the provision of essential health care services to refugees from the Central African Republic. (
  • A referral source support is a trusted person who is involved in the client's health care who is committed to collaborating with the transcultural mental health consultation team throughout the service provision (i.e. settlement counsellor, social worker, mental health case manager). (
  • It was created in February 2019 through the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health. (
  • The latest coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) data as per 24th April 2020 indicate that 91 out of 334 confirmed cases are from the Municipality area. (
  • Previous findings suggest that older adults typically seek mental healthcare services in the general medical (GM) services sector and not in specialty mental health settings. (
  • Prevalence of psychological distress and mental disorders, and use of mental health services in the epidemiological catchment area of Montreal South-West. (
  • Among older adults, Methods --The estimates in this report were derived from the Family Core and mental illnesses increase the risk of Sample Adult components of the 2001-04 National Health Interview Survey, institutionalization (3). (
  • An overview of the methods is presented.RESULTS: The prevalence of psychological distress, mental disorders and use of mental health services and their correlates are described for the first wave of data collection.CONCLUSION: Several vulnerable groups and risk factors related to socio-demographic variables have been identified such as: gender, age, marital status, income, immigration and language. (
  • RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Kuopio Intracranial Aneurysm Database ( ) includes all ruptured and unruptured sIA cases from a defined catchment population in eastern Finland since 1980. (
  • Methods A more sophisticated tool to measure access to PHC services is proposed, which can help health service planners overcome the shortcomings of existing measures and long-standing access barriers to PHC. (
  • The short-term goal of the supplemental funding was to support local research to better define and describe the cancer center catchment area using a multilevel population health framework. (
  • In 2012 (PAR 12-298), the NCI Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) required that designated cancer centers identify and describe their Catchment Area (CA) and document ongoing research that specifically addresses the cancer burden, risk factors, incidence, morbidity, mortality, and inequities, in the CA ( 1 ). (
  • In year 2 of a 3 year series, this research SIG will have experts in various areas of burn research describe the pros and cons of animal models used. (
  • [28] In 1996, the first issue of the Journal of Occupational Health Psychology was published by APA. (
  • Mental health is an important distress (SPD) in the noninstitutionalized adult population of the United States, as component of overall health. (
  • A mixed approach combining secondary analysis of clinical databases, surveys and expert knowledge was used to model the 2013 direct costs of agitation and containment events for adult inpatients with mental disorders in an area of 640,572 adult inhabitants in South Barcelona (Spain). (
  • The Epidemiologic Catchment Area (ECA) program of research was initiated in response to the 1977 report of the President's Commission on Mental Health. (
  • President's Commission on Mental Health. (
  • The personal information collected is under the authority of the Health Protection and Promotion Act and applicable privacy legislation. (
  • Send correspondence and reprint requests to Hillary R. Bogner, M.D., M.S.C.E., Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce Street, 2 Gates, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (
  • Non-probability efforts included in-person outreach by community health educators and online social media recruitment. (
  • The Owendoher Community Mental Health Team provides specialist mental health services to people living in parts of Rathfarnham, Churchtown, Ballyboden, Terenure and Rathmines. (
  • District general hospital and catchment area of neighbouring community trust. (
  • We support community-academic partnerships, gather community input to inform academic research, and increase research in community settings that is responsive to the pressing health concerns of residents in Oregon. (
  • Serious psychological distress and mental health service use among community-dwelling older U.S. adults. (
  • Factors affecting the probability of use of general and medical health and social/community services for Mexican Americans and non-Hispanic whites. (
  • Sue S: Community mental health services to minority groups. (
  • Service utilization by black and white clientele in, an urban community mental health center: Revised assessment of an old problem. (
  • At the moment, about 100,000 lived in its catchment area, the area served by its community health workers, 7o in all. (
  • Every community in that hospital's catchment area should then go on some level of lockdown to slow the disease's progression. (
  • We identified, trained, and deployed 1060 Community Health Volunteers (CHVs) in 718 communities in Nimba County. (
  • The Organic Health Response coordinates a solar-powered community center on Mfangano Island that served as the headquarters for this intervention. (
  • Each microclinic group was assigned a community health worker and a facilitator. (
  • Colombo, April 24 (newsin,asia): The College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka (CCPSL) on Friday submitted a scientific exit strategy to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa for the COVID-19 affected Colombo Municipality area, which the most densely populated and economically important area in the island nation. (
  • This is the community Health Implementation guideline for CHS Kenya. (
  • Community Health Services Kenya is the body mandated to offer quality health services to Kenyans at community level. (
  • Launching the Community Strategy - Community Entry 14 3.1 STEP 1: Creating Awareness 14 3.2 STEP 2: Situation Analysis and Household Registration 15 3.3 STEP 3: Planning Actions for Improving Health Status 16 3.4 STEP 4: Establishing Information Systems to Monitor Change 16 4. (
  • 13. Community health workers. (
  • From each of these cities, German subjects with main residency in the area were randomly drawn, proportional to each community population and stratified by age and sex. (
  • a wide range of activities focused on improving the health of the Australian community including health promotion, early intervention and prevention strategies, health service development, chronic disease management, medical education and workforce support. (
  • At present, the catchment area for service is the London/Middlesex community. (
  • The Transcultural Mental Health Consultation Service would include an initial assessment, potential short-term culturally-informed interventions with community collaboration and consultation for best client support and understanding. (
  • ongoing program evaluation and efficacy studies are being conducted to ensure quality mental health service and good fit with the London/Middlesex community need. (
  • If you live in central or north London, you will likely fall within the catchment area for Ridgmount Practice , UCL's partner health clinic, and should be able to register there. (
  • Amaro H, Russo NF: Hispanic women and mental health: An overview of contemporary issues in research and practice. (
  • They may also be responsible for leading and managing the regional practice work through communities of practice (COP) in their respective areas of expertise. (
  • based Geisinger Health System, an integrated delivery network with 12 hospital campuses, a 1,600-physician multispecialty group practice and a 551,000-member health plan, recently completed the acquisition of Commonwealth Medical College in Scranton, Pa. (
  • their combined membership exceeded 23 000 and comprised general practitioners (around 80% of members), practice nurses (7%), other practice staff (7%) and other groups including allied health professionals and medical specialists. (
  • The listing of agitated behaviours varies across studies, types of disorders and assessment instruments, making this an area of research prone to information bias. (
  • To examine the patterns of previous and current mental health services use among older adults in the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area Follow-up. (
  • Separately, and before the mental health assessments were made, participants were asked about use of health services. (
  • Multivariate models controlled for potentially influential characteristics including major depression or depression associated with recent bereavement, anxiety disorders, and past use of mental health services. (
  • Adults aged 60 years and older are approximately one third as likely to consult a specialist in mental health compared with adults aged 40-59 years even accounting for other factors associated with differential use of services. (
  • 3 - 9 However, examination of a recent cohort of older adults is important because patterns of utilization may have changed due to treatment advances for mental health, changes in mental healthcare services and delivery, and greater awareness of the importance of mental health. (
  • In the past 30 years, overall rates of use of mental health services have increased. (
  • 12 Most recently, the replication of the National Comorbidity Survey conducted between 2001 and 2003 found that among 26.2% of respondents aged 18 years and older who met criteria for a mental disorder within 12 months of the interview, approximately one third reported receiving mental health services. (
  • The Canada Health Act (CHA) recognizes the importance of access to healthcare and states that all Canadians are entitled to receive medical services without barriers or restrictions. (
  • At the same time, Canadian provincial health systems are obligated to ensure access to health services for all citizens, based primarily on the principles of "universality" and "accessibility" which is enshrined in the Canada Health Act adopted in 1984 [ 8 ]. (
  • Furthermore, the use of capping certain services according to nearby population size, can improve the accuracy when analyzing across areas of different environments (i.e. rural and urban). (
  • Infrastructure of basic services, including health, is far from meeting the needs of the population. (
  • This is particularly the case in mental health, where many years of neglect have left services even farther behind. (
  • In human geography, a catchment area is the area from which a city, service or institution attracts a population that uses its services. (
  • There can be large variability in the services provided within different catchments in the same area depending upon how and when those catchments were established. (
  • When a facility's capacity can only service a specific volume, the catchment may be used to limit a population's ability to access services outside that area. (
  • For example, children may be unable to enroll in a school outside their catchment to prevent the school's services being exceeded. (
  • For questions about health services, your entitlements, or how to access HSE health or social services in your area? (
  • The Floating Catchment Area (FCA) family of metrics simultaneously integrate the three essential components required to measure potential spatial accessibility: supply of services, potential demand for services, and distance separating supply and demand locations. (
  • Support for this project was provided by the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (
  • Mental Health Services-organization & administration-United States. (
  • These results can be used to improve treatment services, prevention of mental disorders, and mental health promotion. (
  • An analysis of the effects of organization and financing on the utilization and costs of public mental health services in san diego county. (
  • Factors affecting ethnic differences in women's use of outpatient mental health services were analyzed to determine whether lower use by black and Hispanic women occurred when socioeconomic and other factors are controlled. (
  • Utilization of health and mental services: Three epidemiologic catchment area sites. (
  • Measuring need for mental health services in a general population. (
  • Utilization of health and mental health services by Los Angeles Mexican American and non-Hispanic whites. (
  • Leaf PJ, Livinstone Bruce M: Gender differences in the use of mental health-related services: A re-examination. (
  • Yamamoto J, Silva JA: Do Hispanics underutilize mental health services? (
  • 1963 Directory of outpatient psychiatric clinics, psychiatric day-night services and other mental health resources in the United States and territories. (
  • NIMH is a component of the National Institutes of Health, which is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (
  • Narayana Health, one of India's leading healthcare providers, said it has partnered with IT major Hewlett-Packard (HP) to expand the number of HP Cloud-enabled eHealth Centres in India, so as to deliver quality, affordable healthcare services to more remote and inconvenient locations. (
  • The adoption of a new improved tool to measure access to PHC services, the Index of Access, is proposed to assist health service and workforce planning. (
  • This critically important information can assist health service planners, for example those working in primary health networks, to determine where and how much redistribution of PHC services is needed to correct existing inequities. (
  • In particular, questions about the location of, as well as how many, health facilities, health workers and health services are required to ensure adequate PHC are central issues confronting health service planners. (
  • 7 , 8 Moreover, such communities often lack the critical population mass needed to support sustainable health services and face greater difficulties in attracting and retaining PHC workers. (
  • Increase equitable access to health services. (
  • Foster partnerships in improving health and delivering services. (
  • Although the mechanisms by which organisms in a particular country will be determined by a acquire resistance are often well understood, includ- number of factors, including the range of diseases ing the selective pressures arising from exposure to of public health significance, the organization of antimicrobials, the precise role of drug usage in healthcare services and the resources available. (
  • The Transcultural Mental Health Consultation Service is a multidisciplinary team trained to provide family-centred mental health services in a manner that is comprehensive, integrated, and where cultural factors influence the client's or family's presentation and service needs. (
  • The Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing established the OzFoodNet network in 2000 to collaborate nationally to investigate foodborne disease. (
  • Critically, the proposed Index of Access captures key components of access and uses a floating catchment approach to better define service areas and population accessibility levels. (
  • Under the provisions of Section 3507(a)(1)(D) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), the National Institutes of Health has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve the information collection listed below. (
  • The National Institutes of Health may not conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection that has been extended, revised, or implemented on or after October 1, 1995, unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. (
  • The National Center for Farmworker Health (1995) has recognized farm work as one of the most dangerous occupations in the United States, ranked second only to mining in terms of occupational hazard. (
  • the 1995 population in this catchment area was 212,157. (
  • Ghana recently adopted a progressive Mental Health Act (2012), a reflection of the substantial efforts made by a growing civil society sector interested in mental health. (
  • Both approaches have substantial limitations for informing rural health service planning and decision making. (
  • The occurrence of work-related disabilities among farm workers, including migrant farm workers, is substantial (National Center for Farmworker Health). (
  • The long-term goal was to facilitate collaborations in which local area providers, public health practitioners, policymakers, and nonprofit organizations utilize data to develop or expand applied cancer control research, planning, intervention, and implementation efforts, with particular attention to local level health disparities and communication inequalities. (
  • The method has been applied to other related public health issues, such as access to healthy food retailers. (
  • Annual Review of Public Health. (
  • CDC is excited to award these funds to accelerate uptake of proven public health strategies that will reduce the burden of chronic disease among people experiencing health disparities and inequities. (
  • The Institute of Medicine was chartered in 1970 by the National Academy of Sciences to enlist distinguished members of the appropriate professions in the examination of policy matters pertaining to the health of the public. (
  • Cholera is an important public health problem in Bangladesh. (
  • A coordinated clinical and public health response included investigation of and empiric treatment for 649 febrile children, provision of prophylactic antimicrobial drugs for 465 close contacts, and implementation of a quadrivalent meningococcal ACWY conjugate vaccine immunization program. (
  • Vibrio fluvialis infection remains among those infectious diseases posing a potentially serious threat to public health. (
  • In the dirt-poor, politically roiling Haiti, Dr. Paul Farmer treats the rural poor and confounds the public health establishment. (
  • [4] OHP has also been informed by other disciplines including industrial sociology , industrial engineering , and economics , [5] as well as preventive medicine and public health . (
  • [24] argued that the time has come for doctoral-level psychologists to get interdisciplinary OHP training, integrating health psychology with public health , because creating healthy workplaces should be a goal for the field. (
  • Address correspondence to B.S. Schwartz, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N. Wolfe St., Room W7041, Baltimore, MD 21205 USA. (
  • American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 102, Issue. (
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  • We would like to thank the investigators in the public health units and state and territory departments of health as well as public health laboratories and local government environmental health officers who collected data used in this report. (
  • Alcohol abuse and mental illness constitute a major public health problem. (
  • The equipment and training will be provided by HP, and Narayana Health will create awareness and understanding about the program locally through outreach camps, public awareness campaigns and healthcare education programs, according to a company statement. (
  • Omani nationals aged 30 years comprised tance from the public health perspective. (
  • The expense per intervention is less than $200, which makes it very cost-effective, especially when considering the costs of actually treating HIV cases," said Jose L. Burgos, MD, a project scientist in the division of global public health, department of medicine, at UC San Diego, a faculty member of the medical schools of the Universidad Autonoma de Baja California and the University of Xochiacalco in Tijuana, Mexico. (
  • APHEF is expected to supplement funding from Member States and partners whenever public health emergencies occur. (
  • Annex 2), upon request, to respond to declared public health emergencies. (
  • Resolution AFR/RC61/R3: Framework document for the African Public Health Emergency Fund. (
  • These efforts, over the past decade, have also seen the emergence of one of the strongest service user movements in Africa, new cadres of trained personnel, and a greater awareness of mental health issues in the country. (
  • Contact NHS England on 0300 311 2233 to find out if there is a service in your area. (
  • Variation in outpatient mental health service utilization under capitation. (
  • Determinants and patterns of service utilization and recourse to professionals for mental health reasons. (
  • Scheffler RM, Miller AG: Demand analysis of mental health service use among ethnic subpopulations. (
  • You will join our team of PulmCC and AnesthesiaCC providers for Intensivist service to CHI Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney, NE. (
  • Narayana Health is among India's largest healthcare service providers and also one of the world's most economical. (
  • Results Hypothetical increases in supply are modelled for a range of regional centres, medium and small rural towns, with resulting changes of access scores valuable to informing health service and workforce planning decisions. (
  • Conclusions The availability and application of a specific 'fit-for-purpose' access measure enables a more accurate empirical basis for service planning and allocation of health resources. (
  • In addition to concerns related to cultural issues (e.g., language and communication styles, lifestyles and values, etc.) and adjustment to new environments, service delivery to Mexican/Mexican American migrant farm workers in rural areas involves at least three concurrent obstacles that have a distinct bearing on vocational rehabilitation. (
  • The Transcultural Mental Health Consultation Service consists of four part-time staff including: a psychiatrist, a social worker, and two clinical counsellors. (
  • This information will be used to refer the client to this specialized mental health service. (
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is pleased to announce that 20 recipients across the country have been awarded funding through the Closing the Gap with Social Determinants of Health Accelerator Plans . (
  • For references , please go to or scan the QR code. (
  • Persons with SPD demonstrate but measuring mental illness in general disadvantage in both socioeconomic status and health outcomes. (
  • The funding opportunity aimed to enhance cancer centers' capacity to acquire, aggregate, and integrate data from multiple sources, as well as plan, coordinate, and enhance catchment area analysis activities. (
  • In preparation for our 52nd Annual Meeting in Orlando, we have collected our available behavioral health sessions to attend throughout the week below. (
  • Survey of University of Virginia Cancer Center's catchment area to capture residents' health behaviors, cancer knowledge and attitudes, and demographic characteristics. (
  • Independent research teams at five universities (Yale University, Johns Hopkins University, Washington University, Duke University, and University of California at Los Angeles), in collaboration with the National Institute for Mental Health, conducted the studies with a core of common questions and sample characteristics. (
  • When individuals who had neither baseline periodontal disease nor deterioration in periodontal status at 5 years were compared with individuals with both poor baseline periodontal health and longitudinal periodontal deterioration, mean ΔA1C values were 0.005 vs. 0.143% ( P = 0.003). (
  • To examine the temporality of this association, data from the First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES I) were recently analyzed to explore whether baseline clinical periodontal status predicted incident diabetes among 9,296 initially diabetes-free participants ( 1 ). (
  • Hong Kong divides its primary schools into School Nets under its Primary One Admission System, functioning as catchment areas for allocation of school places. (
  • They can help you identify patterns in how you think and behave, learn new skills and strategies and discuss ideas to manage your mental health better. (
  • These technologies enable the collection, analysis and tracking of individual and communitywide data-such as disease patterns and risk factors-as well as regional-health profile monitoring to facilitate real-time disease surveillance. (
  • HCIRB led an initiative supporting supplemental funding to conduct research to better characterize the populations and communities within the NCI-designated cancer center catchment areas. (
  • The World conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Organization Global Burden of Health Statistics (NCHS). (
  • language area any nerve center of the cerebral cortex, usually in the dominant hemisphere, controlling the understanding or use of language. (
  • CHI Health Good Samaritan Hospital is a 287 bed regional referral center. (
  • 1. a general area of the brain, including the olfactory bulb, tract, and trigone, the anterior portion of the gyrus cinguli, and the uncus. (
  • postcentral area ( postrolandic area ) an area just posterior to the central sulcus of the cerebral hemisphere that is the primary receiving area for general sensations. (
  • sensorimotor area the cortex of the precentral and postcentral gyri, which are the motor area and the primary receiving area for general sensations, respectively. (
  • The prevalence of common mental disorders was assessed using the General Health Questionnaire, 12 item version. (
  • A prevalência de transtornos mentais comuns foi avaliada por meio do General Health Questionnaire 12 itens. (
  • 2Asir General Directorate of Health Affairs, Asir, Saudi Arabia. (
  • Programs aimed at reducing HIV and STIs among female sex workers are crucial, said Rodriguez at CENSIDA, because they help reduce disease transmission between high-risk groups and the general population in areas with concentrated epidemics. (
  • a long time but it focused on maternal and child health. (
  • It had launched programs for women's literacy and for the prevention of AIDS, and in its catchment area had reduced the rate of HIV transmission from mothers to babies to 4 percent-about half the current rate in the United States. (
  • The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) supports scientific investigation into the causes, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of anxiety disorders and other mental illnesses. (
  • Learn about the evolving Ebola epidemic and its various aspects including disease prevention, management and treatment, response to the epidemic, ethical considerations, and the post-Ebola global health landscape. (
  • This funding was provided to help accelerate actions in state, local, tribal, and territorial jurisdictions that lead to improved chronic disease outcomes among persons experiencing health disparities and inequities. (
  • But Zanmi Lasante had built schools and houses and communal sanitation and water systems throughout its catchment area. (
  • and health and sanitation. (
  • Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment. (
  • This has had the immediate effect of highlighting the importance of testing in health facilities, particularly in settings where HIV prevalence may be higher than the national average, including STI clinics, TB clinics and in-patient wards. (
  • When reviewing variation in HIV prevalence in the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) 2010 at the cluster level, it rapidly became clear that the epidemic needs a targeted response at the lowest possible geographic unit, certainly well below the typical approach of district level. (
  • There are education opportunities available to students and staff in health sciences at LHSC including the field of medicine, social work and occupational therapy. (
  • In order to compensate for income inequalities, distances, variations in secondary educational level, and other similar factors, a nation may structure its higher education catchment areas to ensure a good mixture of students from different backgrounds. (