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.
Cyclic compounds with a ring size of approximately 1-4 dozen atoms.
The human ability to adapt in the face of tragedy, trauma, adversity, hardship, and ongoing significant life stressors.
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.
An appliance used as an artificial or prosthetic replacement for missing teeth and adjacent tissues. It does not include CROWNS; DENTAL ABUTMENTS; nor TOOTH, ARTIFICIAL.
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.
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Health services were provided in the hospital since 21 May 1994. Six areas are under catchment areas of the hospital. ...
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 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 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 ...
Effective June 27, 2020, VTS and NEXT began covering the catchment area previously served by GLSS. Many former GLSS drivers ... On July 12, 2020, the drivers voted to strike over health benefits. Teamsters Local 25 had been negotiating a new contract with ... and the service area map has not been updated to reflect the change in vendors and assigned areas. The program has been ... As a result, VTS and NEXT started to provide the service to all of the Ride service areas previously assigned to other vendors ...
The school has a catchment area that extends as far as Dial Post and sometimes Worthing. And it also has a primary school (400 ... It has a modern health centre, a public library and the Steyning Museum. A spring fair is held on the Spring bank holiday (the ... The parish has a land area of 1,574 hectares (3,890 acres). In the 2001 census 5,812 people lived in 2,530 households, of whom ... The smaller villages of Bramber and Upper Beeding constitute, with Steyning, a built-up area at this crossing-point of the ...
... is in the catchment area for Oxley Park Combined School and Shenley Brook End Secondary School. The rest of Westcroft ... A health centre / clinic is located adjacent to the district centre. According to Milton Keynes Council, Westcroft, Wolverton, ...
Anthony Robert William Bostock - for services to Angling and the Environment in the River Severn Catchment Area. Ailsa Margaret ... Robinson S. Fugui - for services to Government in the areas of Environmental Health and Community Development. Angeline Merle ... Dr Geraldine Mary Strathdee OBE - National Clinical Director for Mental Health, NHS England. For services to Mental Health John ... Judith Elizabeth Hackitt, CBE FREng, Chair, Health and Safety Executive. For services to Engineering and Health and Safety. ...
"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's catchment area consists of four National Health Service regions: London, Eastern, South East and South West. It ... It is based on Second World War air raid sirens, and a two-tone alarm sounds across the whole area in the event of an escape. ... Mental health nurse Kenneth Hall was imprisoned in June 2015 for having repeatedly sold stories to the tabloids based on stolen ... All schools in the area must keep procedures designed to ensure that in the event of a Broadmoor escape no child is ever out of ...
Shopping centre, nightlife, education, and health care are focused on a catchment area of more than 150,000 people. Professor ... Along the "lush road-sides" from the notary public Van Blom-era residential areas have mushroomed and businesses, big and small ...
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 ...
Alberta serving a catchment area of 117,000. It has 325 beds. Alberta Health Services is responsible for the operations of the ... Students from Medicine Hat College include the areas of nursing and EMS. The University of Calgary trains residents in their ... Alberta Health Services Zone News: South Zone. Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 March 2013. Retrieved 14 February 2013. ... Mental health Respiratory Therapy (Acute care, Asthma Education, Stress Testing) Secondary and Tertiary Prevention (Cardiac ...
Major Robert George Clark MInstCE MIStructE Engineer to the Middle Level (Great Ouse Catchment Area) Drainage and Navigation ... Lieutenant-Colonel Sydney Price James FRS Medical Officer and Adviser on Tropical Diseases, Ministry of Health, and Member of ... David Llewelyn Williams MC FRCSE Medical Officer, Welsh Board of Health. Diplomatic Service and Overseas List Major Robert ... Richard Daly, Staff Officer, Ministry of Health. Irene Rachel Elmhirst, Organiser of Welfare Centres for the unemployed ...
The Shant Manas catchment area covers a rural population, with many informal workers often living in poor economic conditions. ... A quarterly mental health seminar for local students is also given at the Shant Manas site as an educational tool and synergist ... Mental health compounds economic difficulty by keeping able people out of work, creating a negative impact on their families ... As such there is little or no awareness regarding mental health and illness, there are no local services and access to free, ...
In 1974 the NHS re-organisation saw King's become the centre for all health services management in its catchment area. The ... South London Press article: 'Campaigners delighted with plans for mental health area at King's' The history of King's College ... The surrounding area there was composed of overcrowded slums characterised by poverty and disease. Within two years of opening ... "Eight patients left on trolleys for over 12 hours". Health Service Journal. 9 January 2014. Retrieved 25 January 2014. "Campus ...
It formed part of the mental health services of Dublin North East with its catchment area being North West Dublin. It is now ... Health Service Executive, Mental Health Services in Dublin North West in Health Service Executive (HSE) website (Accessed 14.02 ... Thereafter it was renamed the Richmond District Lunatic Asylum and its catchment area was defined as the city and county of ... Inspector of Mental Health Services, Report of the Inspector of Mental Health Services 2008: St. Brendan's (Dublin, 2009), p. 2 ...
Natural cyclones and anthropogenic disturbances such as urban development of catchment areas affect the reefs of Réunion. These ... The effects of global warming on oceans have a direct impact on the health of coral reefs. The optimal water temperature for ... The reef areas near the dock at Pirogue and St-Pierre Ville are suffering irreversible deterioration due to increasing ... Due to pressures from the nearby urban areas, the sector in Grande Anse and Boucan Canot is moderately vulnerable, but there ...
The growing environmental and health problems were leading to legislative solutions with specialized catchments area related ... in the Erft catchment brown coal mining started and in the Wupper catchment chemical and textile industry expanded. ... Members can be individuals, typically landowners in the area covered by a water board, or municipalities. The members of the ... In parallel, in the middle of the 19th century the Emscher catchment experienced hard coal mining and steel industry, ...
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 ...
A number of recreation activities occur in and around the dam and catchment area. Canning Dam features a number of picnic areas ... Boating, fishing and swimming are prohibited in the reservoir for health and hygiene reasons. Unauthorised camping (including ... The catchment has an area of 804 square kilometres (310 sq mi). The reservoir is at 200 metres (660 ft) AHD and the highest ... Department of Water (June 2007). "Canning River Catchment Area Drinking Water Source Protection Plan" (PDF). Water Resource ...
"Perceptions of people living in the catchment area of Madwaleni Hospital, South Africa regarding the health and social problems ... The Eastern Cape health department head, Dr. Siva Pillay, started to create incentives for current doctors as well as aspiring ... This is done fore the purpose of health monitoring, as well as to ease the transition onto antiretrovirals when it becomes ... The Programme at the hospital is supported by the Eastern Cape Department of Health along with the Donald Woods Foundation, and ...
Health for All (HfA) provides primary healthcare transport for a catchment area of over fifty thousand people living in over ... Healthcare delivery by motorcycle has significantly improved the general health of the population in the areas served. ... Riders for Health official channel at YouTube "Riders for Health, registered charity no. 1054565". Charity Commission for ... Effective healthcare delivery is the missing link in many health initiatives in the developing world. Trained health workers, ...
A special case of gravity model is the two-step floating catchment area method (2SFCA), which is popular in health care ... The gravity model can be used to estimate: Traffic flow Migration between two areas The number of people likely to use one ... The gravity model can be used to measure accessibility to services (e.x., access to health care). ...
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 ...
Australian Government.(2003). Reef Plan: For catchments adjacent to the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area. Behnampour, L. ... Public Health 2010, 7, 4037-4049 House, J., Lantz, Paula M., Mero, R., Mohai, P., & Morenoff, J. (2009). Racial and ... Provision of data that can be analyzed in terms of the economy, health impacts, and recognition of the need for appropriate ... Savings can be made through implementing procedural changes, such as cleaning plant areas with brooms rather than water. ...
The hospital serves the states of Utah, Nevada, Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming, yielding an enormous geographic catchment area of ... PCH is a ACS verified Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center and is the largest providers of pediatric health services in the state. ... On February 12, 1952 the hospital moved to a larger building located near the top of the Avenues area of Salt Lake (the hilly ... In addition to the nearby house, Ronald McDonald House of the Intermountain Area has family rooms on floors two and three of ...
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) (' ...
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 ...
This is despite the fact that quarrying has been banned in Kumbh Mela area zone covering 140 km2 area in Haridwar.[145] ... "The World Bank estimates the health costs of water pollution in India to be equivalent to three per cent of the country's gross ... A recent survey by the World Wildlife Fund found only 3,000 left in the water catchment of both river systems.[117] ... The Ganges and its tributaries provide a perennial source of irrigation to a large area. Chief crops cultivated in the area ...
... not provide an estimate of incidence for DID and dissociative disorders were excluded from the Epidemiological Catchment Area ... World Health Organization.. *^ a b c d e f g h i j Reinders AA (2008). "Cross-examining dissociative identity disorder: ... Carson VB; Shoemaker, NC; Varcarolis E (2006). Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: A Clinical Approach (5 ed.). ... There is no agreement within the legal and mental health fields whether an individual can be acquitted due to a diagnosis of ...
... were compounded when Gauguin established that attendance at any given school was only compulsory within a catchment area of ... His health took a decided turn for the worse and he was hospitalised several times for a variety of ailments. While he was in ... His health further deteriorated in December to the extent that he was scarcely able to paint. He began an autobiographical ... He built a spacious reed and thatch house at Punaauia in an affluent area ten miles east of Papeete, settled by wealthy ...
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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. (
  • This document is not a formal publication of the World Health Organization (WHO), and all rights are reserved by the Organization. (
  • The mention of specific companies or specific manufacturers' products does no 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 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. (
  • 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 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. (
  • Results were compared to specified guidelines of the World Health Organization and Malawi Bureau of Standards to establish the potability of water. (
  • 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. (
  • Survey of University of Virginia Cancer Center's catchment area to capture residents' health behaviors, cancer knowledge and attitudes, and demographic characteristics. (
  • Population nested in dissemination areas were used to determine potential users of a given medical clinic. (
  • To ensure that health resources are allocated in the interest of the population, health planners and the government should consider a strategy in the sitting of future clinics which would provide spatial access to the greatest number of people. (
  • In human geography, a catchment area is the area from which a city, service or institution attracts a population that uses its services. (
  • Catchments can be defined based upon a number of factors, including distance to the facility, actual travel time to the facility, geographic boundaries or population within the catchment. (
  • Addressing the health disparities requires significant awareness, comprehension, and consideration for the growing diversity of Asian population, especially for the foreign born older Asian Americans. (
  • Infrastructure of basic services, including health, is far from meeting the needs of the population. (
  • Such monitoring will be important for tracking long-term population trends of songbirds, especially for species breeding in remote areas such as the North American boreal forest. (
  • Mental health is an important distress (SPD) in the noninstitutionalized adult population of the United States, as component of overall health. (
  • 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. (
  • Indian and Alaska Native males (6.1d) are measured by the for each of the year 2000 national health objectives and age-adjusted death rate (using the 1940 U.S. standard incorporate these into Public Health Service data population) expressed as deaths per 100,000 resident U.S. collection systems. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Community health centers attempt to coordinate federal, state, and local resources in a single organization capable of delivering health and related social services to a defined population. (
  • Although such a center may not provide all types of health care directly, it usually takes responsibility to arrange all health care services needed by its patient population. (
  • Measuring need for mental health services in a general population. (
  • 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). (
  • Prevalence of psychiatric disorder in the general population: Results of the Netherlands Mental Health Survey and Incidence Study (NEMESIS). (
  • 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. (
  • 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). (
  • 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. (
  • The average population density of Colombo Municipality area is 172 people per hectare (Department of Census and Statistics, 2001). (
  • The highest population density is in Colombo North, which is predominantly a low-income residential area. (
  • the 1995 population in this catchment area was 212,157. (
  • 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. (
  • RÉSUMÉ Cette étude en population générale a été réalisée dans le but d'estimer la prévalence et d'identifier les déterminants du glaucome dans la population omanaise en 2005-2006. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • A combination of family and molecular studies are used within psychiatric epidemiology to uncover the effects of genetics on mental health. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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). (
  • Two notable historical studies focusing on etiology are the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Study and the Christchurch Health and Development Study. (
  • 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 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. (
  • 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. (
  • [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. (
  • 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). (
  • Observer ratings of neighborhoods should be subjected to psychometric tests.METHODS:African American Health (AAH) study subjects were selected from two diverse St. Louis metropolitan catchment areas. (
  • Methods: African American Health (AAH) study subjects were selected from two diverse St. (
  • The geographical catchment sampled by individual MMS, however, remains largely unknown. (
  • 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. (
  • No other persons or agents (such as physicians, staff members of hospitals, or CHAMPUS health benefits advisors) have such authority . (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • The landmark publication Neurological, Psychiatric and Developmental Disorder: Meeting the Needs in the Developing World 1 was an early driver of the growth of global mental health as a discipline. (
  • 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. (
  • We aimed to calculate the economic consequences of agitation events in an in-patient psychiatric facility providing care for an urban catchment area. (
  • 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. (
  • Zainab Kaigama, a doctor with the Ministry of Health, sits behind a table under the tree calling up patients one-by-one. (
  • 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). (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • It is the responsibility of all health care professionals to educate patients in the prevention of falls. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Healthy People 2000 , with its Midcourse Revisions, issues are discussed, and references are cited for expanded includes 319 objectives to improve the health of Americans discussions of the data systems (appendix B) that provide by the year 2000 (1,2). (
  • Health, one of 22 priority areas in Healthy People 2000 . (
  • The Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing established the OzFoodNet network in 2000 to collaborate nationally to investigate foodborne disease. (
  • 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). (
  • Consumer-providers of care for adult clients of statutory mental health services. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Prevalence of psychological distress and mental disorders, and use of mental health services in the epidemiological catchment area of Montreal South-West. (
  • 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. (
  • [28] In 1996, the first issue of the Journal of Occupational Health Psychology was published by APA. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Items and a summary scale were compared across catchment areas and to the resident respondents' global neighborhood assessments.RESULTS:Individual items and the scale were strongly associated with both the catchment area and respondent assessments. (
  • For references , please go to or scan the QR code. (
  • 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. (
  • Results: Individual items and the scale were strongly associated with both the catchment area and respondent assessments. (
  • At the moment, about 100,000 lived in its catchment area, the area served by its community health workers, 7o in all. (
  • The catchment area for ASPH is 410,000 people (ASPH, 2017). (
  • 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. (
  • These social determinants leading to health disparity include but not limit to lack of language proficiency, health illiteracy due to lower education attainment, racial discrimination, economic instability and poor community engagement. (
  • Non-probability efforts included in-person outreach by community health educators and online social media recruitment. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • We identified, trained, and deployed 1060 Community Health Volunteers (CHVs) in 718 communities in Nimba County. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • D ivisions of General Practice (also known as general practice networks) are an important part of Australia's health care sector. (
  • 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. (
  • For example, a school catchment area is the geographic area from which students are eligible to attend a local school. (
  • ABSTRACT Use of primary health care (PHC) services and satisfaction among elderly people (60 + years) in Asir was studied in 26 PHC centres. (
  • To examine the patterns of previous and current mental health services use among older adults in the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area Follow-up. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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 ]. (
  • 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. (
  • This is particularly the case in mental health, where many years of neglect have left services even farther behind. (
  • 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 ]. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • All types of health services that are provided on an outpatient basis, in contrast to services provided in the home or to inpatients. (
  • Adapted from the Academy for Health Services Research and Health Policy glossary at . (
  • By definition, all residents of the area needing the services of the program are usually eligible for them, although eligibility may depend on additional criteria. (
  • Payment made by a health plan or payer to health care providers based on the actual costs incurred in the delivery of care and services to plan beneficiaries. (
  • 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. (
  • 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? (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Increase equitable access to health services. (
  • Foster partnerships in improving health and delivering services. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 2016). How size matters: exploring the association between quality of mental health services and catchment area size. (
  • 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 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. (
  • Less effort has been dedicated to understanding how potential spatial accessibility affects health care utilization. (
  • 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. (
  • The listing of agitated behaviours varies across studies, types of disorders and assessment instruments, making this an area of research prone to information bias. (
  • tabulated in the National Vital Statistics System (NVSS) interviews included the Children's Global Assessment Scale within the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), (CGAS) (11). (
  • 11 Given its brevity and utility, the CAGE questionnaire could be included as part of every new patient assessment, every annual health promotion visit and every hospital admission. (
  • Vietnamese and Filipino Americans tend to have poorer health outcomes compared with Chinese, Japanese, and Korean Americans. (
  • Persons with SPD demonstrate but measuring mental illness in general disadvantage in both socioeconomic status and health outcomes. (
  • Substantial interviewer effects were observed despite strong discriminant and concurrent validity.CONCLUSION:Observer ratings show promise in understanding the effect of neighborhood on health outcomes. (
  • Address correspondence to B.S. Schwartz, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N. Wolfe St., Room W7041, Baltimore, MD 21205 USA. (
  • Vibrio fluvialis infection remains among those infectious diseases posing a potentially serious threat to public health. (
  • Within the catchment area for ASPH (North West Surrey), extensive falls risk assessments by healthcare professionals, education and exercise is not provided, hence the NICE Guideline recommendations are not being met. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • Another issue is possible misreporting of Mental Health (NIMH) used the two estimates to generate race of American Indian and Alaska Native suicides on the the objective baseline of 20 percent. (
  • 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 ). (
  • 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). (
  • Hong Kong divides its primary schools into School Nets under its Primary One Admission System, functioning as catchment areas for allocation of school places. (
  • 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. (
  • 10 A continued understanding of where older adults seek mental health-care has important implications for policy and mental health service programmatic planning. (
  • 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. (
  • Narayana Health is among India's largest healthcare service providers and also one of the world's most economical. (
  • Objective Improving access to primary health care (PHC) remains a key issue for rural residents and health service planners. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • 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). (
  • This information will be used to refer the client to this specialized mental health service. (
  • 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 . (
  • 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. (
  • Annual Review of Public Health. (
  • Cholera is an important public health problem in Bangladesh. (
  • In the dirt-poor, politically roiling Haiti, Dr. Paul Farmer treats the rural poor and confounds the public health establishment. (
  • 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. (
  • We report case manifestations and the clinical and public health response. (
  • A transaction in which all or part of the assets of a health care organization undergo a shift in ownership status (nonprofit, public, or for-profit) through sale, lease, joint venture, or operating or management agreements. (
  • [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. (
  • American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 102, Issue. (
  • 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. (
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  • 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. (
  • International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 13 (12), 1204. (
  • The Index of Access has significant potential for identifying how rural and remote primary health care access inequities can be addressed. (
  • To permit comparison of local, State, and Tribal definition (numerator and denominator where applicable), health data with national data and that of other States and national data source, and a brief description of data issues. (
  • The personal information collected is under the authority of the Health Protection and Promotion Act and applicable privacy legislation. (
  • 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. (
  • a long time but it focused on maternal and child health. (
  • But Zanmi Lasante had built schools and houses and communal sanitation and water systems throughout its catchment area. (
  • and health and sanitation. (
  • Overview of the Australian National Mental Health Survey. (
  • 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. (
  • 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. (
  • sometimes known as a neighborhood health center. (
  • The prevalence of common mental disorders was assessed using the General Health Questionnaire, 12 item version. (
  • The high common mental disorders prevalence found reinforces the urgent need for systematic inclusion of this level of care in mental health assistance planning. (
  • 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. (
  • According to the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparity (NIMHD) sponsored lecture about Health Disparity Research in Diverse Asian American Populations in 2016, 70% of foreign born Asian Americans were identified as having limited English proficiency, dissimilar cultural beliefs and behaviors, as well as unfamiliarity with the Western health care system and difficulty following instructions at the doctor's office. (
  • [11] The creation in 1948 of the Institute for Social Research (ISR) at the University of Michigan was important because of its research on occupational stress and employee health. (
  • [19] Research on the impact of unemployment on mental health was conducted at the University of Sheffield's Institute of Work Psychology. (
  • Estimation of total impervious area (TIA) is a pre-requisite for ecohydrological research to allow for a direct prediction on stream ecosystem health within catchments. (
  • In areas in which the TRICARE program is implemented, certain provisions of § 199.17 will apply instead of the provisions of this section. (
  • A 5% set-aside (approximately $25M) has been allocated to SAMHSA's Mental Health Block Grant program to support the work. (
  • The phased implementation program will build on the successful pilot program Narayana Health and HP launched in Paryadanga in April 2014 to establish five eHealth Centres in Karnataka and West Bengal. (
  • The method was applied to a number of catchments in South East Queensland, Australia, some of which were gauged and some of which were part of an Ecosystem Health Monitoring Program (EHMP). (
  • 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. (
  • Supermarkets, on the other hand, have a much lower density, with catchment areas of several neighborhoods (or several villages in rural areas). (
  • A neighborhood or district of a city often has several small convenience shops, each with a catchment area of several streets. (