A genus of gram-positive, aerobic bacteria. Most species are free-living in soil and water, but the major habitat for some is the diseased tissue of warm-blooded hosts.
Infections with nontuberculous mycobacteria (atypical mycobacteria): M. kansasii, M. marinum, M. scrofulaceum, M. flavescens, M. gordonae, M. obuense, M. gilvum, M. duvali, M. szulgai, M. intracellulare (see MYCOBACTERIUM AVIUM COMPLEX;), M. xenopi (littorale), M. ulcerans, M. buruli, M. terrae, M. fortuitum (minetti, giae), M. chelonae.
Infections with bacteria of the genus MYCOBACTERIUM.
A species of gram-positive, aerobic bacteria commonly found in soil and occasionally isolated from sputum. It causes postoperative wound infections as well as gluteal abscesses.
So-called atypical species of the genus MYCOBACTERIUM that do not cause tuberculosis. They are also called tuberculoid bacilli, i.e.: M. buruli, M. chelonae, M. duvalii, M. flavescens, M. fortuitum, M. gilvum, M. gordonae, M. intracellulare (see MYCOBACTERIUM AVIUM COMPLEX;), M. kansasii, M. marinum, M. obuense, M. scrofulaceum, M. szulgai, M. terrae, M. ulcerans, M. xenopi.
Absent or reduced sensitivity to cutaneous stimulation.
A rapid-growing, nonphotochromogenic species that is potentially pathogenic, producing lesions of lung, bone, or soft tissue following trauma. It has been found in soil and in injection sites of humans, cattle, and cold-blooded animals. (Dorland, 28th ed)
The freedom of patients to review their own medical, genetic, or other health-related records.
Longitudinal patient-maintained records of individual health history and tools that allow individual control of access.
Hospitals organized and controlled by a group of physicians who practice together and provide each other with mutual support.
The different methods of scheduling patient visits, appointment systems, individual or group appointments, waiting times, waiting lists for hospitals, walk-in clinics, etc.
Media that facilitate transportability of pertinent information concerning patient's illness across varied providers and geographic locations. Some versions include direct linkages to online consumer health information that is relevant to the health conditions and treatments related to a specific patient.
Messages between computer users via COMPUTER COMMUNICATION NETWORKS. This feature duplicates most of the features of paper mail, such as forwarding, multiple copies, and attachments of images and other file types, but with a speed advantage. The term also refers to an individual message sent in this way.
An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE established in 1990 to "provide indexing, abstracting, translating, publishing, and other services leading to a more effective and timely dissemination of information on research, demonstration projects, and evaluations with respect to health care to public and private entities and individuals engaged in the improvement of health care delivery..." It supersedes the National Center for Health Services Research. The United States Agency for Health Care Policy and Research was renamed Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) under the Healthcare Research and Quality Act of 1999.
Efforts to reduce risk, to address and reduce incidents and accidents that may negatively impact healthcare consumers.
The development of systems to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences in an institutional setting. The concept includes prevention or reduction of adverse events or incidents involving employees, patients, or facilities. Examples include plans to reduce injuries from falls or plans for fire safety to promote a safe institutional environment.
Errors or mistakes committed by health professionals which result in harm to the patient. They include errors in diagnosis (DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS), errors in the administration of drugs and other medications (MEDICATION ERRORS), errors in the performance of surgical procedures, in the use of other types of therapy, in the use of equipment, and in the interpretation of laboratory findings. Medical errors are differentiated from MALPRACTICE in that the former are regarded as honest mistakes or accidents while the latter is the result of negligence, reprehensible ignorance, or criminal intent.
Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
For-profit enterprise with relatively few to moderate number of employees and low to moderate volume of sales.
Organizations established by endowments with provision for future maintenance.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
Voluntary groups of people representing diverse interests in the community such as hospitals, businesses, physicians, and insurers, with the principal objective to improve health care cost effectiveness.
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 levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
Therapy assisted by the use of a horse and/or its movement, including equine-assisted psychotherapy, horseback riding, and hippotherapy.
Motorized, recreational vehicles used on non-public roads. They include all-terrain vehicles, dirt-bikes, minibikes, motorbikes, trailbikes, and snowmobiles. Excludes MOTORCYCLES, which are considered public road vehicles.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
Two-wheeled, engine-driven vehicles.
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.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
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  • A large subsidy program that has helped insurers offering Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliant coverage in the individual market expires this year. (forbes.com)
  • At the forefront of health care reform in the United States is the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA). (asha.org)
  • The law was amended significantly in 2008 and twice in 2010 to make it consistent with the federal Affordable Care Act . (wikipedia.org)
  • as the deciding vote, to uphold the affordable care act. (scienceblogs.com)
  • The House is scheduled to vote on Thursday, March 23 on the American Health Care Act, the GOP's "replacement" for the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare). (nea.org)
  • A bipartisan provision in the Affordable Care Act (ACA) allows employers to discount health insurance premiums by up to 30 percent-or 50 percent if approved by the departments of Treasury, Labor, and Health and Human Services-for healthy lifestyle choices like quitting smoking or maintaining a healthy cholesterol level. (shrm.org)
  • They'll disrupt ordinary business and hold the floor all night for speeches to protest the GOP's secretive attempt to gut the Affordable Care Act. (theatlantic.com)
  • South Carolina Congressman, Mark Sanford, discusses some of his plans to replace the Affordable Care Act addressing public concerns. (msnbc.com)
  • The Affordable Care Act is misnamed, in that it will to do little to make health care more affordable. (deseretnews.com)
  • The Affordable Care Act was designed as a way to make sure all Americans have insurance coverage. (deseretnews.com)
  • The Affordable Care Act was passed during a narrow window when Democrats held the White House as well as majorities in the House and Senate. (deseretnews.com)
  • Flickr / AKZOphoto The possibility that the Supreme Court will strike down all or part of the Affordable Care Act has given new life to Republican calls to put market mechanisms to work in holding down health care costs. (businessinsider.com)
  • Insurers started limiting their customers' choice of providers long before the Affordable Care Act passed in 2010, steering patients to preferred doctors and hospitals through restrictive HMOs or more inclusive -- and popular -- PPOs. (chicagotribune.com)
  • President Barack Obama's re-election and the Supreme Court decision in June to uphold the Affordable Care Act could help to lift many subsectors in the $1.6 trillion health care industry, including biotechnology and medical devices. (bankrate.com)
  • They're most affected by health care reform," says Sheryl Skolnick, co-head of research at CRT Capital Group LLC in Stamford, Conn. According to a Congressional Budget Office report, the Affordable Care Act will cover an additional 30 million nonelderly people without health insurance. (bankrate.com)
  • In broad terms, health care reform is any attempt to significantly create or change traditional health care policy or delivery models. (asha.org)
  • Health care reform typically tries to increase access to health care, lower health care costs, and improve quality of care. (asha.org)
  • It is important for audiologists and speech-language pathologists (SLPs) to educate themselves about major reform in order to effectively adapt to the quickly changing landscape of health care. (asha.org)
  • This site addresses the ACA and other health care reform issues as they relate to audiologists, SLPs, and the patients they serve. (asha.org)
  • The Commonwealth of Massachusetts passed a health care reform law in 2006 with the aim of providing health insurance to nearly all of its residents. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clearly, I'm not the only one who thinks that the most obvious solution for health care reform is for the House to pass the Senate bill: The New York Times just published an editorial arguing the same point: The most promising path forward would be for House Democrats to pass the Senate bill as is and send it to the president for his signature. (scienceblogs.com)
  • We Need to Pass Health Care Reform Now! (scienceblogs.com)
  • It's been just over a month since the Senate passed its bill in a dramatic Christmas Eve vote (and much longer since the House passed its version), but the fate of health care reform still appears as uncertain as ever. (scienceblogs.com)
  • I recently had the pleasure of writing an op-ed piece about health care reform for my hometown newspaper, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, and it ran in the paper today. (scienceblogs.com)
  • My article discusses the need for robust health care reform in the form of a strong public option, comparing and contrasting my health care experiences in the US and the UK to build my case. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Even though many critical benefits will go into effect this year, some pieces of the health care reform picture will take longer to take shape. (nea.org)
  • Death panels, forced abortions-opponents of health-care reform are now claiming that it will kill women with breast cancer. (thedailybeast.com)
  • Perhaps it's a sign of progress that the right's latest line of attack against health-care reform is far subtler than the "death panel" smear. (thedailybeast.com)
  • Put simply, the right is claiming that Democratic plans to reform health care will lead to more women dying from breast cancer. (thedailybeast.com)
  • back in June, Sean Hannity claimed that, should health-care reform succeed, "we're going to have a government rationing body that tells women with breast cancer, 'you're dead. (thedailybeast.com)
  • The Independent Women's Forum, a conservative group, is spending over $2 million to broadcast a commercial in eight battleground states, including Colorado, Indiana and Nevada, in which breast-cancer survivor Tracy Walsh warns that health-care reform could kill women like her. (thedailybeast.com)
  • The effort to link health-care reform to breast cancer death is coming from the same people who've previously compared health care reform to the Holocaust. (thedailybeast.com)
  • The Times story presents the Colliers as rational, ordinary people with "legitimate concerns" about health- care reform. (thedailybeast.com)
  • The entire argument about breast cancer and health care reform is based on a comparison of survival rates in the United States and England. (thedailybeast.com)
  • The White House, trying to ease concerns that its health-reform plan will hurt small businesses, may propose that small, low-wage employers pay a smaller percentage for workers' health insurance than big companies. (csmonitor.com)
  • I f you were to ask the proverbial person on the street what the Catholic Church thinks about health-care reform, the answer would sound pretty much like this: Catholics have serious problems with the surreptitious inclusion of abortion in the current health-care proposal, as well as with the absence of genuine protection for conscientious objection among health-care workers. (nationalreview.com)
  • Apart from those deep reservations, Catholics are 100 percent behind the proposed health-care reform. (nationalreview.com)
  • The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops supports the proposed current health-care reform provided it includes conscience protection clauses and specifically prohibits abortion funding" ( American Thinker , Aug. 16, 2009). (nationalreview.com)
  • It's true that vocal objection to proposed health-care reform has focused almost exclusively on these two closely related issues. (nationalreview.com)
  • The inserts urged readers to contact Senate leaders and encourage them to support efforts to "incorporate longstanding policies against abortion funding and in favor of conscience rights" in health-reform legislation. (nationalreview.com)
  • Though the bishops support "health-care reform" in the broadest sense, many problems remain with proposed legislation. (nationalreview.com)
  • Nonetheless a common thread throughout the world is the worthy goal of ensuring the well-being of all peoples and reducing, and eventually eliminating, suffering.A real reform in health care took place over a century ago when Mary Baker Eddy discovered Christian Science and wrote the Christian Science textbook, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures. (csmonitor.com)
  • Through ensuring the efficacy of domestically produced generic drugs, the reform aims to increase the quality of care and reduce the financial burden for patients. (ey.com)
  • The point of the meetings was to gather on-the-ground first-hand opinions about what was needed in health reform from those who would be directly affected by it-average citizens, including those who can't afford health insurance. (rwjf.org)
  • 2018 Open Enrollment is over, but you may still be able to enroll in 2018 health insurance through a Special Enrollment Period. (healthcare.gov)
  • Days before the 2018 midterms, 68% of voters say that health care is very or extremely important to how they plan to vote in this year's elections, according to a new Cato 2018 Health Care Survey of 2,498 Americans. (cato.org)
  • The Cato 2018 Health Care National Survey finds that public support for pre-existing condition regulation drops from 65% in favor to less than half once trade-offs and costs are considered. (cato.org)
  • This occupation includes the 2018 SOC occupations 31-1121 Home Health Aides and 31-1122 Personal Care Aides and the 2010 SOC occupations 31-1011 Home Health Aides and 39-9021 Personal Care Aides. (bls.gov)
  • Nor are healthcare results in America anything to brag about: lower life expectancy, higher infant mortality and poor scores on a wide range of important public health indicators. (theamericanconservative.com)
  • The National Healthcare Quality Report, developed by AHRQ, is the first national comprehensive effort to measure the quality of health care in America. (eweek.com)
  • Public health experts increasingly believe that one reason America spends so much on health care is that we spend less than other developed countries on social services, such as public housing and nutrition. (politico.com)
  • In a fundraising email with the subject line "More American Women Are Going to Die," the IWF invoked "real people who might not make it if President Obama inflicts his nationalized healthcare on America. (thedailybeast.com)
  • Although earlier planning had indicated that the corrections system would be the topic chosen, the Trustees chose health care for the focus of its 2019-2021 study. (google.com)
  • Our Board draws from a broad diversity of opinions and resources in the community to help us maintain our status as a trusted, independent resource: including representatives from acute care hospitals, government agencies, and state associations, as well as licensed physicians, attorneys, consumers, and public purchasers. (qualityhealth.org)
  • At Kindred, we provide care in settings from hospitals to even your own home. (kindredhealthcare.com)
  • Kindred Hospitals provide aggressive, specialized interdisciplinary care to medically complex patients who require extended recovery time. (kindredhealthcare.com)
  • From hospitals and specialty institutes to urgent care and physician clinics, Memorial Hermann offers more than 250 care delivery sites conveniently located throughout Greater Houston. (memorialhermann.org)
  • Ensure that its hospitals and other health care facilities are adequately staffed to provide optimal medical care, enabling the not-for-profit company to provide the best possible care as cost-effectively as possible. (sas.com)
  • Plenty of experts are ready to point fingers at various causes: our lack of universal health care, industrialized food system, suburban lifestyles, and profit-driven tangle of insurers and drug companies and hospitals. (politico.com)
  • But if you really care about health-and as a society, we clearly do, to the tune of $672 billion a year in Medicare, $565 billion in Medicaid, $329 billion raked in by the pharma industry and a $1 trillion by hospitals-there is good reason to believe that money pumped into social services would do more for our national health than money invested directly in health care. (politico.com)
  • Electronic health records in U.S. hospitals are not yet prompting for screening questions related to Zika virus. (rand.org)
  • My understanding is that the U.S. health system is actually pretty excellent at treating gunshot wounds, since for a developed country we fight a lot of wars and have a lot of gun crime and so our hospitals are pretty crackerjack at this. (slate.com)
  • Hospitals, health care and assisted living facilities need reliable power to provide premium patient care and to prevent failures of code-required equipment. (duke-energy.com)
  • The centre's clinics and hospitals provide health care in 13 rural districts north-west of the capital, Dhaka, to 1.2 million people. (who.int)
  • While government-run hospitals offer low-cost medical care, they are often inaccessible, crowded, understaffed and lacking medicines, he says. (who.int)
  • However, with so many new hospitals in its portfolio and such a wide variety of IT solutions, Fortis was struggling to control costs and manage its overall infrastructure in a manner consistent with the needs of a busy healthcare organization. (ibm.com)
  • The health care services subsector includes hospitals and managed-care providers. (bankrate.com)
  • Nutrition plays such an important role in personal health that it makes sense to prioritize the quality of diet in hospitals. (treehugger.com)
  • We work with families, caregivers, providers, advocates, peer and family organizations and community groups to develop care and treatment plans that take multiple components of whole-person care into account-including body, mind, nutrition, movement, and spirit. (healthchoiceintegratedcare.com)
  • Healthcare organizations can use off-the-shelf apps or use CareKit to create apps that empower patients to manage their health. (apple.com)
  • Value-based health care and patient centricity are emerging as the new global paradigms for addressing how organizations deliver and pay for health care. (sas.com)
  • And the experience and expertise that comes from working with some of the largest health care organizations in the world. (sas.com)
  • RAND senior policy researcher Carrie Farmer presents several ways in which a standardized definition of high-quality care could be used by health care organizations, veterans, and payers. (rand.org)
  • In addition, more than two-thirds of respondents from organizations that offered wellness initiatives indicated that these programs were effective in reducing the cost of health care. (shrm.org)
  • As SHRM's survey results illustrate, incentive-based wellness programs will continue to be an important part of many organizations' health care cost-containment strategies. (shrm.org)
  • These organizations are approved by the Secretary of Homeland Security in consultation with the Secretary of Health and Human Services. (uscis.gov)
  • Succeeding in the digital health ecosystem may require changing not only how health care organizations operate, but how they view the world. (ey.com)
  • Yet, just as technology creates opportunities for health care organizations, it also presents threats as new entrants disrupt the competitive landscape. (ey.com)
  • We work collaboratively with a wide range of organizations, from governmental departments of health and public sector service providers and payers, to health insurers and private sector providers. (ey.com)
  • Our Global Health practice works with organizations to manage costs and improve efficiency. (ey.com)
  • From audit and assurance, to tax and regulatory compliance, to risk and internal audit, to IT advisory and cybersecurity, to strategy, we help organizations navigate an increasingly complex health landscape. (ey.com)
  • She also worked with Hal Luft, PhD, director of the Institute for Policy Studies at the University of California at San Francisco and an early researcher on health maintenance organizations. (rwjf.org)
  • The Composite Health Care System (CHCS) is a medical informatics system designed by Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) and used by all United States and OCONUS military health care centers. (wikipedia.org)
  • That is why we fully support Gov. Rick Scott's intent to increase generator capacity to help further harden nursing care centers against disasters. (usatoday.com)
  • Patients should follow all instructions given by their healthcare provider following any surgery or medical procedure. (cdc.gov)
  • The Foundation for Health Care Quality is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing a trusted, independent, third party resource to all participants in the health care community - including patients, providers, payers, employers, government agencies, and public health professionals. (qualityhealth.org)
  • We put our patients' priorities at the center of our care, and strive for breakthrough discoveries so that we can improve people's lives. (ucsf.edu)
  • Almost one in five older patients with a chronic disease reported experiencing health care discrimination of one type or another in a large national survey that asked about their daily experiences of discrimination between 2008 and 2014. (ucsf.edu)
  • Researchers said all the groups in the study - black, white and Hispanic - reported high rates of discrimination for one reason or another, and they urged continued monitoring of patients' experiences, since reported discrimination is associated with worse health, lower satisfaction with health care and lower utilization of health services. (ucsf.edu)
  • The types of discrimination reported in 2008 by patients with a major chronic health condition varied among groups. (ucsf.edu)
  • Caring for Patients. (kindredhealthcare.com)
  • Hospice provides a family-oriented model of care designed to meet the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of patients in life's final season. (kindredhealthcare.com)
  • And patients to stay informed and engaged in their own care by communicating with their medical teams during hospital stays. (apple.com)
  • At home, iOS apps enable patients to stay connected to their care teams between office visits. (apple.com)
  • iPhone, Apple Watch, the Health app, and HealthKit-enabled apps and medical devices make it easy for patients to record their health data and share it with their care teams. (apple.com)
  • Understand how your patients can use health features on Apple Watch. (apple.com)
  • Give your patients a more holistic view of their health. (apple.com)
  • Empower your patients to access and securely store their health records right on their iPhone using just their credentials from your existing patient portal. (apple.com)
  • High-quality health care is both safer and more cost-efficient - saving patient lives, reducing hospital burden and enabling more patients to receive treatment. (sas.com)
  • But at the Gonoshasthya`s hospital in Savar, patients are treated by female health workers. (who.int)
  • High quality health care services are appropriate to situations and timely and efficiently delivered to satisfied patients and their families. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The satisfactoriness of care relates to how patients and families evaluate the care they received. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Patients and their families need and should have usable, understandable and readily available information about the quality of health care provided by their doctors and health-care institutions, similar to the format in Consumers Reports Magazine and online service. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Like all other goods and services, it's up to patients and their families to do as much personal research as they can on the quality of their doctors and health care institutions. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Consulting Nurse services are available for all UW students and established non-student patients of Hall Health. (washington.edu)
  • Markets cannot work when consumers and patients have almost no information about the prices they pay for health care. (businessinsider.com)
  • The mission of Staywell Health Care is to provide the best possible healthcare to our patients. (idealist.org)
  • But the goal of the plans is the same: To make patients more sensitive to costs in an effort to curb unnecessary health care and keep prices low. (marketwatch.com)
  • At the same time, health is finally entering the digital age - unlocking information, empowering patients, enabling real-time analytics and bringing much-needed focus on prevention. (ey.com)
  • These changes require patients, payers, providers, governments and life sciences companies - everyone within the health ecosystem - to think differently about health care as we know it. (ey.com)
  • In particular, she cited her sociology mentor, Neil Fligstein, PhD, who is a leading scholar of organizational theory and economic sociology, and Joan Bloom, PhD, a professor of public health with whom she did research on Medicaid capitation for mental health patients (that is, paying providers a set fee for each patient they serve, rather than reimbursing them for individual services). (rwjf.org)
  • As digital health moves from future to current state, health providers and payers confront a transformed landscape. (ey.com)
  • The 2006 Massachusetts law successfully covered approximately two-thirds of the state's then-uninsured residents, half via federal-government-paid-for Medicaid expansion (administered by MassHealth) and half via the Connector's free and subsidized network-tiered health care insurance for those not eligible for expanded Medicaid. (wikipedia.org)
  • NEA strongly opposes the bill because it threatens health care for the 36 million children now covered by Medicaid and could undermine public education as well. (nea.org)
  • The subsidies would come from reallocating money now spent on Medicaid and other forms of charity care - such as unpaid emergency room bills of the poor who went there instead of to a doctor's office. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • It is true that a greater percentage of Medicaid dollars is going for long-term care. (latimes.com)
  • U-19 is a Medicaid health care program for low-income children under age 19. (michigan.gov)
  • Most children who are eligible for U-19 Medicaid are enrolled in a Medicaid health plan. (michigan.gov)
  • The beneficiaries are automatically eligible for Medicaid and they receive the comprehensive package of health benefits including vision, dental, and mental health services. (michigan.gov)
  • Most beneficiaries are enrolled in a Medicaid health plan. (michigan.gov)
  • The comprehensive health care package of Medicaid benefits is available. (michigan.gov)
  • We developed the new State Snapshot tool because it is important for states and other health care policymakers to know how their state is doing in providing care," said AHRQ Director Carolyn M. Clancy. (eweek.com)
  • RAND research has explored many facets of health care technology and advised policymakers and practitioners on best practices for cost savings and improved patient outcomes. (rand.org)
  • The Foundation for Health Care Quality is the sponsor for, and the home of, a number of programs which deal with variability, outcomes and quality in various medical and surgical services. (qualityhealth.org)
  • Elizabeth Bradley, president of Vassar College and a former Yale researcher widely seen as the world's foremost expert in the relationship between social services and health, has documented how the ratio of a country's social-service spending to health care spending is highly correlated with health outcomes around the world. (politico.com)
  • The right question for our political agenda is, 'What's going to give us the most bang for the buck in health outcomes? (politico.com)
  • Countries that spent the most on cancer care might have been expected to have the best outcomes. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • While the American health care system provides some of the finest, most sophisticated services and treatment available anywhere, they are unevenly delivered, spottily available, and fraught with mistakes and adverse outcomes. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Health care around the globe is embarking on a once-in-a-lifetime transformation - the move to "Health 2.0," the consumer-centric, outcomes-driven, prevention-focused future of health care. (ey.com)
  • We help deliver digital health solutions and use big data and analytics to improve health services management and, as a result, health outcomes. (ey.com)
  • Funds for services are provided through a contract with the Arizona Department of Health Services/ Division of Behavioral Health Services and AHCCCS. (healthchoiceintegratedcare.com)
  • When you apply for health coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace, you can protect yourself from fraud by following a few simple guidelines. (healthcare.gov)
  • If you have questions, contact the Health Insurance Marketplace call center at 1-800-318-2596. (healthcare.gov)
  • Subscribe to get email (or text) updates with important deadline reminders, useful tips, and other information about your health insurance. (healthcare.gov)
  • Now that you're signed up, we'll send you deadline reminders, plus tips about how to get enrolled, stay enrolled, and get the most from your health insurance. (healthcare.gov)
  • Areas of focus include analyzing regulatory and tax responses to problems of market failure in health care markets, exploring the role of public and private health insurance, and understanding the impacts of public policies on health care delivery, expenditures, and innovation. (nber.org)
  • Her research interests focus on public finance and health economics, particularly market failures and government intervention in insurance and health care markets. (nber.org)
  • The law mandated that nearly every resident of Massachusetts obtain a minimum level of insurance coverage, provided free health care insurance for residents earning less than 150% of the federal poverty level (FPL) [1] and mandated employers with more than 10 "full-time" employees to provide healthcare insurance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among its many effects, the law established an independent public authority, the Commonwealth Health Insurance Connector Authority, also known as the Massachusetts Health Connector . (wikipedia.org)
  • As such it is one of the models of the Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchanges . (wikipedia.org)
  • By 2014 Americans will be required to obtain health insurance under Obamacare. (cnn.com)
  • Other areas of knowledge necessary for documentation include coding and billing, requirements of the federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and other key issues addressed below. (asha.org)
  • Establishes a Competitive Health Insurance Market. (nea.org)
  • Members of Congress and their employees will be required to purchase coverage from the newly established Health Insurance Exchange. (nea.org)
  • All that stands between Florida's working poor and the guarantee of discount-priced health insurance is the state Senate. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • It is Chiles' proposal that is on the table, one that calls for subsidizing health insurance for every Floridian earning less than 2 1/2 times the federal poverty level - about $37,000 a year for a family of four. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Specifically, H.R.1189 and S.620 would provide legal certainty and eliminate confusion caused by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) for employers offering employee wellness programs that lower health insurance premiums to reward healthy lifestyle choices. (shrm.org)
  • 3. Of the eight measures that the LWVUS proposes to reduce the cost of health insurance, which should be included in the LWVOK position on health care? (google.com)
  • To others who already provide health insurance, the $2,000 fine may be less than what the company currently pays to provide the benefit. (deseretnews.com)
  • Under the individual mandate, every American will be required next year to have health insurance or face a penalty. (deseretnews.com)
  • One in five Americans are already in high-deductible insurance plans , an all-time high, even though this approach is leading many to skimp on preventive services that could avoid higher health care costs down the road. (businessinsider.com)
  • Even when her health expenses exceed the employer-paid pot of $2,000 and she has to fund the next $1,000 with her own money, Dodson says the couple still comes out ahead because at that point catastrophic insurance kicks in with an 80-20 split similar to her previous PPO plan. (marketwatch.com)
  • Frustrated after three years of double-digit rises in health-insurance premiums, several large employers like J.C. Penney are introducing "consumer driven" health plans from companies such as Definity, Destiny Health, Vivius and Lumenos during this year's open enrollment. (marketwatch.com)
  • However, hospital and managed-care provider stocks will be volatile for now, Skolnick says, since the government hasn't finalized all the insurance exchange rules, and some states are lagging as well. (bankrate.com)
  • People without health insurance will never be just a statistic to Kelly Devers, PhD. (rwjf.org)
  • Seeing people lose their jobs and health insurance was heartbreaking and made me more interested in health policy," Devers recalls. (rwjf.org)
  • Health Choice Integrated Care's Clinical Team has updated and condensed the previous Child and Family Team (CFT) training modules into a power packed 2 day live course for HCIC health homes, community partners and family members. (healthchoiceintegratedcare.com)
  • Demographics are on health care's side, with 77 million aging American baby boomers fueling health care growth as their medical spending increases. (bankrate.com)
  • One is by auditing delivered health care services using standards of prevention, health maintenance, diagnostic, curative, restorative and palliative care developed from research and established by expert, peer panels. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Watch the Smith family use Mayo Clinic digital services to take care of their health. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Create your Patient Online Services account - the best way to stay connected to your doctor and your health care. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Home Health offers medical services, including wound care and rehabilitation therapy, provided in the comfort of your home. (kindredhealthcare.com)
  • Board certified physicians provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services in the comfort of your home. (kindredhealthcare.com)
  • In 2003, she was appointed the chiropractic representative on the National Advisory Committee for Interdisciplinary, Community-Based Linkages of the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration Bureau of Health Professions. (tihcij.com)
  • Health Choice Integrated Care offers healthcare services that focus on both the physical and emotional well-being of our members. (healthchoiceintegratedcare.com)
  • Spartanburg Regional is a network of facilities, programs, and almost 9,000 staff who provide health services to residents of Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina from birth until the end of life. (spartanburgregional.com)
  • In an effort to make baseline health care quality statistics more widely available to health care facilities, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, a division of the Department of Health and Human Services, recently launched an interactive online tool. (eweek.com)
  • Cost-sharing for covered preventive care services will be prohibited under Medicare and eventually all plans. (nea.org)
  • It's an explanation rooted in one simple statistic: While we pay more for health care than any other country in the world, when it comes to spending on social services-education, subsidized housing, food assistance and more-we rank in the bottom 10 among developed countries. (politico.com)
  • When we debate housing services, or education spending, we rarely focus on their potentially huge downstream benefits on public health. (politico.com)
  • And when we debate health care spending, we don't discuss the lack of "upstream" social services that has made much of that care necessary. (politico.com)
  • The problem here is that the main thing you're showing is that health care services are not a particularly cost-effective way to increase life expectency. (slate.com)
  • But health care services-delivering medical treatment to people who are sick-really are an important subject in there own right. (slate.com)
  • Lots of things kill people other than lack of health care services. (slate.com)
  • Conversely, health care services do lots of useful things beyond saving lives. (slate.com)
  • Health services everywhere face the challenge of coping with aging populations, a growing burden of chronic disease and economic pressures. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Fortis engaged IBM Technology Support Services - Healthcare Support Services to provide a consolidated IT support solution that maintains the organization's software, hardware and network. (ibm.com)
  • Fortis engaged IBM Technology Support Services - Healthcare Support Services to provide a consolidated help desk solution that helps users address software, hardware and network issues. (ibm.com)
  • The goal of these health care programs is to ensure that essential health care services are made available to those who otherwise do not have the financial resources to purchase them. (michigan.gov)
  • The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) determines eligibility for most of the health care programs that are administered by the State of Michigan). (michigan.gov)
  • All of the health care programs in Michigan have an income test, except Children's Special Health Care Services, and some of the programs also have an asset test. (michigan.gov)
  • This program provides a comprehensive package of health care benefits including vision, dental, and mental health services. (michigan.gov)
  • MIChild is a health care program for children who are under age 19 administered by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. (michigan.gov)
  • The child must be enrolled in a MIChild health and dental plan in order to receive services. (michigan.gov)
  • Beneficiaries receive a comprehensive package of health care benefits including vision, dental, and mental health services. (michigan.gov)
  • Children's Special Health Care Services is a program within the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services that provides certain approved medical service coverage to some children and adults with special health care needs. (michigan.gov)
  • You can access Veterans health care services like home health and geriatric (elder) care, and you can get medical equipment, prosthetics, and prescriptions. (va.gov)
  • We offer many programs and services that may help-including free health care and, in some cases, free limited dental care. (va.gov)
  • Under such plans, individuals could buy catastrophic coverage for expensive hospital stays while using the savings to pay the entire cost of routine health services, just like they pay out-of-pocket now for lawyers, flat-screen TVs or the week's groceries. (businessinsider.com)
  • One specific factor driving the high cost of healthcare is the significant price variation - sometimes more than 100 percent - for the same healthcare services in the same geographic market," said Bobbi Coluni, senior director for consumer innovations at Thomson Reuters , in a recently issued report claiming consumers could reduce health care costs $36 billion a year with full pricing transparency. (businessinsider.com)
  • It opened as part of the Model Cities Program, a federal effort to bring health services to the Medically Underserved Areas of the city. (idealist.org)
  • Dental Hygiene and Mental Health services are also available. (idealist.org)
  • The South End provides an array of services to its clients including medical, dental and mental health, and has been the fastest growing StayWell site. (idealist.org)
  • Our health Global Capital Confidence Barometer shows that the sector foresees steady sector growth, with tech and health services firms eyed most for new deals. (ey.com)
  • We offer services to clients from across the health spectrum. (ey.com)
  • As a result, health care services stocks will be volatile for the next 12 months, Skolnick says. (bankrate.com)
  • Devers had previously worked for the federal Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), and another independent health policy think tank, the Center for Studying Health System Change. (rwjf.org)
  • Few places in the country have more doctors than Boston - more than 500 per 100,000 people - and health care is among the best. (encyclopedia.com)
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  • To learn more about how you can use social media to meet your goals, just fill in the form on the right side of this page, and you'll get instant access to our Advanced Social Media Toolkit for Health Care. (hootsuite.com)
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  • And that's a good thing, because socializing healthcare is the only demonstrably effective way to control costs and cover everyone. (theamericanconservative.com)
  • It's no wonder that smarter capitalists like Charlie Munger of Berkshire Hathaway are bemoaning the drag on U.S. firm competitiveness from high healthcare costs. (theamericanconservative.com)
  • The two sides have been negotiating since last year, but talks have stalled over health care costs. (yahoo.com)
  • William Grimes has the best piece about health care costs you'll read this week. (slate.com)
  • This is why I think most discussion of trying to get health care costs "under control" gets a bit misguided. (slate.com)
  • Deliver higher quality care while improving patient satisfaction and controlling costs. (sas.com)
  • Rising health care costs are due, in part, to more complex demand and potentially avoidable complications. (sas.com)
  • In fact, it's possible to see America's astronomical health costs as a bill coming due from our reluctance to pay for everything else. (politico.com)
  • If we, as a nation, are ever going to contain health-care costs, we must reduce our emphasis on institutional care. (latimes.com)
  • Keeping these individuals in an institution costs from four to 30 times the cost of home-based care. (latimes.com)
  • The article, ''Taking a Scalpel to Health Care Costs'' (Jan. 8) prompted an unusually strong response from readers. (nytimes.com)
  • It wasn't designed to reduce the actual costs of health care. (deseretnews.com)
  • Mrs. Clinton also told members of the panel, according to people who were there, that American workers would likely have to chip in 20 percent of their health-care costs, as the administration looks at the traditional 80-20 split that many health-care plans now operate under. (csmonitor.com)
  • The AARP Health Care Costs Calculator is an educational tool designed to estimate your health care costs in retirement. (aarp.org)
  • Stress may significantly raise your long-term health risks, leading to higher health care costs over your lifetime. (aarp.org)
  • Maria's recipe for success may save her more than $45,000 on health care costs when she retires. (aarp.org)
  • These excuses are a cover for health plans' real concern: to keep health care purchasing decisions as opaque as possible to substantiate excessive administrative costs, and maintain the illusion of well-managed networks and large discounts. (businessinsider.com)
  • curtail costs and generate insights that drive better care. (ey.com)
  • Globally, health systems are under pressure from rising costs, growing consumer expectations and new technologies. (ey.com)
  • Such is the formula for a new generation of health plans being billed as a way to help workers and employers keep rapidly inflating medical costs in check. (marketwatch.com)
  • Letting the healthiest employees flee HMO and PPO plans may saddle the managed-care system with treatment costs for a less healthy patient pool, driving up premiums and leading employers to either drop those plans or vastly hike employee contributions to pay for them. (marketwatch.com)
  • Originally founded in 1988 to provide an independent review of a Community Health Information Management System, the Seattle-based Foundation has led dozens of evaluations ranging from use of comparison quality standards by consumers to supporting public health agencies in the surveillance of sudden health risks. (qualityhealth.org)
  • Many screening recommendations from the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care (CTFPHC) are graded as weak recommendations in the GRADE (Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation) system, indicating that there is potential for both benefits and harms of screening. (cfp.ca)
  • It is the policy of Greenville Health System (GHS) that your healthcare decisions and advance directives be honored according to federal and state law. (ghs.org)
  • Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System is dedicated to providing patient-centered care to communities we serve. (spartanburgregional.com)
  • Whether you're seeking care or visiting a loved one, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System is here for you. (spartanburgregional.com)
  • Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System (SRHS) is one of South Carolina's largest healthcare providers. (spartanburgregional.com)
  • CITPO (now known as Defense Health Information Management Systems ( DHIMS )) began the implementation of AHLTA, the DoD's Electronic Health Record (EHR) system, in January 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • The introduction of AHLTA, previously known as the Composite Health Care System II, ushered in a significant new era in health care for the MHS and the nation. (wikipedia.org)
  • So we should always be trying to make our health care system more cost-effective-using the best treatments and best health management techniques rather than doing stuff that doesn't work-but don't expect it to be cheap unless progress comes to a halt. (slate.com)
  • At the heart of America's vaunted health care system is a frustrating puzzle. (politico.com)
  • Health system leaders should view regular and detailed assessment of physician professional satisfaction as an invaluable early warning system for potential threats to quality and safety. (rand.org)
  • An effective health system of care is a coordinated health system where multidisciplinary partners - including child welfare, judicial, pediatric, mental and dental health professionals, and parents (foster and birth) and kin - work collaboratively to respond to, manage, and improve the health and well-being of children and teens in foster care. (aap.org)
  • Living to an old age isn't a pure function of your country having an efficient health care system. (slate.com)
  • I've seen a number of people link to this Bloomberg study concluding that America's health care system ranks 46th out of 48 in efficiency . (slate.com)
  • Since America's health care system is pretty inefficient, I like the table. (slate.com)
  • Not because our health care system would become more efficient, but because fewer people would die in car wrecks and murders. (slate.com)
  • So my point isn't to defend the American health care system ( never ! (slate.com)
  • Digital records are also being aggressively used to maximize patient billings,' and other imperfections on the route to a more sensible health care system. (theatlantic.com)
  • Join POLITICO for the seventh annual Emerging Health Care Leaders event, an evening of one-on-one conversations with the rising stars who are moving the system forward through improvements in payment, delivery and quality of care. (politico.com)
  • A pediatric endocrinologist (pronounced: en-duh-krih-NOL-eh-jist) is a doctor who specializes in caring for kids and teens with diseases of the endocrine system , such as diabetes and growth disorders . (kidshealth.org)
  • Americans need a functional, less-expensive and cost-effective health care system. (deseretnews.com)
  • While Christian Science is a religion, and not simply a system of health care, what it teaches us about God and His creation, man, does change our lives for the better-including improving our health. (csmonitor.com)
  • The quality of health care has not been systematically addressed in our price and cost-obsessed health care system. (encyclopedia.com)
  • I fear that we could wake up in five or 10 years and everyone will have a $3,000 deductible because other low-deductible plans will be crowded out of the health-care system. (marketwatch.com)
  • Paul Ginsburg, president of the Center for Studying Health System Change, said employers can control for so-called adverse selection. (marketwatch.com)
  • Among the jobs Devers has taken on since she left the Scholars program in 1996, she worked on the first-term transition team of President-elect Barack Obama, helping decide what changes the new administration would propose in its ambitious reforms of the nation's health care system. (rwjf.org)
  • Getting rid of private insurers, which suck up a lot money without adding any value, would result in a huge savings, as much as 15 percent by one academic estimate published in the American Journal of Public Health. (theamericanconservative.com)
  • The study also estimates that in the absence of the reinsurance program insurers would have had to set premiums 26% higher, on average, in order to avoid losses-assuming implausibly that the overall health of the risk pool would not have worsened as a result of the higher premiums. (forbes.com)
  • From public health agencies, to providers, to insurers, health professionals trust SAS to help them make sense of complex health data. (sas.com)
  • Health insurers can no longer apply lifetime limits on the dollar value of health care coverage and cannot cancel a policy when someone gets sick. (nea.org)
  • This study focuses on the mental health-related needs facing veterans in the Detroit metropolitan area to identify gaps in the support landscape and inform future investments for community-level resources to fill those gaps. (rand.org)
  • It has positions on mental health and teenage pregnancy, but the LWVOK relies on the national (LWVUS) policies on health care for advocacy. (google.com)
  • The LWVOK will use the term behavioral health in the 2021 Health Care position to correspond to the LWVUS term adopted for mental health and substance use disorder. (google.com)
  • Managing your diabetes takes a team - you, your parents, doctors, certified diabetes educators, dietitians, and mental health pros - working together to get the job done. (kidshealth.org)
  • You might feel uncomfortable talking to people with the words "mental health" or "therapist" associated with what they do. (kidshealth.org)
  • Mental health professionals can help you handle problems at home or at school, even if they're not related to your diabetes, so don't be afraid to ask for advice. (kidshealth.org)
  • With VA health care, you're covered for regular checkups with your primary care provider and appointments with specialists (like cardiologists, gynecologists, and mental health providers). (va.gov)
  • For the first time, AHRQ has made the nation's health care data publicly available in a database that will allow health care professionals to benchmark their facility against statewide measures. (eweek.com)
  • Mayo Clinic's patient portal connects you directly to your health care. (mayoclinic.org)
  • See how one Mayo Clinic patient used a post-operative video appointment for follow-up care. (mayoclinic.org)
  • In addition, we have been a long time participant in the health care technology arena, and sponsor a major statewide patient safety coalition. (qualityhealth.org)
  • At UC San Francisco, we are driven by the idea that when the best research, the best teaching and the best patient care converge, we can deliver breakthroughs that help heal the world. (ucsf.edu)
  • His interests include modification of intern and physician behaviors related to patient health promotion, smoking cessation research, including smoking ordinance modification and infection control measures for chiropractic offices. (tihcij.com)
  • Student nurses and SGH nursing graduates would play important roles in providing patient care for many years. (spartanburgregional.com)
  • December 31, 2009 Dr. Suzanne Mitchell credits an ornery patient she met years ago with teaching her the difference between medical treatment and medical care. (npr.org)
  • Continue patient care at home. (apple.com)
  • Enable better patient access through more efficient care delivery with the right staffing and skills. (sas.com)
  • How did a nationally recognized US hospital use SAS to save US$2.2 million in the first fiscal year, while maintaining high-quality patient care? (sas.com)
  • To evaluate the effectiveness of a care transition intervention using remote patient monitoring in reducing 180-day all-cause readmissions among a broad population of older adults hospitalized with HF. (rand.org)
  • The decisions made by the healthcare agent have the same force and effect as if they were made by the patient. (slideshare.net)
  • It is the duty of the attending physician to determine in accordance with the law, when the patient no longer has the capacity to make decisions for themselves (unless the Power of Attorney for Health Care Decisions states otherwise). (slideshare.net)
  • If the patient decides to revoke or change a Healthcare Power of Attorney the patient should do it in writing, and have the revocation witnessed or notarized. (slideshare.net)
  • There are two elements in the efficiency of care: not wasting either patient or care provider resources of time and materials. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The other is by auditing patient satisfaction with the health care they received. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Comparison of Patient and Nurse Perceptions of Important Aspects of Patient Care. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Each employee cooperating through each department makes an important contribution to patient care whether you have direct patient contact or not. (idealist.org)
  • As a member of the patient care team, you have a demanding yet rewarding job. (idealist.org)
  • Our Capital Confidence Barometer survey results indicate that health executives remain very positive and are looking to boost deals in 2017. (ey.com)
  • How does a French university hospital use analytics to comply with government regulations that encourage high-quality, cost-effective care? (sas.com)
  • Why choose SAS for health care analytics? (sas.com)
  • With deep industry expertise and health care analytics solutions built for interoperability, SAS accelerates your time to value. (sas.com)
  • Currently Dr. Hawk serves as the Scientific Commission Chair for the Council on Chiropractic Guidelines and Practice Parameters, as well as the Team Lead for non-musculoskeletal conditions, health promotion and special populations. (tihcij.com)
  • to collect exploratory data on the characteristics of chiropractic practices participating in a practice-based research network (PBRN), particularly with respect to important health promotion and disease prevention activities, to lay the groundwork for future longitudinal studies. (tihcij.com)
  • Advanced Practice in Acute & Critical Care 11 (August 2000): 339-350. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Memorial Hermann connects you to a vast network of affiliated primary care physicians and specialists, with convenient locations throughout Greater Houston. (memorialhermann.org)
  • Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application (commonly referred to as AHLTA) is the clinical documentation engine for the Physicians to write their notes, put in orders, document procedures performed and provide the basis of medical coding information. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aliens seeking admission to perform labor as health care workers, other than physicians, are only admissible to the United States if they present certification from a USCIS-approved credentialing organization verifying that the worker has met the minimum requirements for training, licensure, and English proficiency in his or her field. (uscis.gov)
  • Our provider staff of Physicians (MDs), Nurse Practitioners (ARNPs), and Registered Nurses (RNs) are committed to helping you and your family stay healthy and to treating your health concerns and illnesses in a timely manner. (washington.edu)
  • The Primary Care Clinic is staffed by physicians (MDs), Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners (ARNPs or nurses with graduate level training), registered nurses (RNs), and medical assistants (MAs). (washington.edu)
  • AMA brings physicians and innovators together to collaborate on new health care technology. (ama-assn.org)
  • Devers wrote her senior thesis at Penn on primary care physicians, and her PhD thesis in sociology at Northwestern University on triage in intensive care units and its implications for cost and quality. (rwjf.org)
  • Mayo Clinic digital health care offers the same high-quality care you'd expect in a physical visit no matter where you are - at home or on the go. (mayoclinic.org)
  • JCI is the world's gold standard for healthcare quality and is recognized by several governments as the quintessential hallmark of medical quality. (maxhealthcare.in)
  • Trust Memorial Hermann for convenient access to high-quality health care for you and your family, from routine visits to something more urgent. (memorialhermann.org)
  • its long form title is An Act Providing Access to Affordable, Quality, Accountable Health Care . (wikipedia.org)
  • The new State Snapshot Web tool is based on the 2005 National Healthcare Quality Report and the 2005 National Healthcare Disparities Report, both originally released in January, and provides access to the many state measures. (eweek.com)
  • The need to improve quality of care for all Americans continues to be great, and this tool can help states target their very significant quality improvement efforts," she said. (eweek.com)
  • A ranking of 15 representative measures of state health care quality. (eweek.com)
  • Young people who cannot afford and do not have access to quality health care coverage can stay on a parent's plan until they reach the age of 26. (nea.org)
  • As the largest integrated health care provider in the United States, the Department of Veterans Affairs faces significant challenges in ensuring access to high quality health care for military veterans. (rand.org)
  • The National Institute for Child Health Quality (NICHQ) worked with IHI to inform the components necessary to build these health systems of care for children and teens in foster care. (aap.org)
  • For them, quality includes understanding what to expect while receiving and as a result of the care, the extent to which their expectations match their experience, how they feel about the personal treatment they received, and whether their questions were adequately addressed. (encyclopedia.com)
  • There are two ways of measuring health-care quality. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Quality of Care-What Is It? (encyclopedia.com)
  • How Wide Is the Gap in Defining Quality Care? (encyclopedia.com)
  • American Healthcare Quality Association. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Collaborative approaches will be needed to create sustainable health care systems that deliver high quality care while being efficient and cost-effective. (ey.com)
  • In his newest book, Dr. Barry Sears presents a convincing argument for how combatting diet-induced inflammation can increase health, longevity, and weight loss and create much higher quality of life. (treehugger.com)
  • National Collaborating Centre for Women's and Children's Health (UK). (nih.gov)
  • One beloved piece of folklore is that once people are given free healthcare they'll abuse it by going on weird medical joyrides, just because they can, or simply let themselves go because they'll have free doctor visits. (theamericanconservative.com)
  • let you schedule doctor visits, health screenings and more with just a click using your smart phone, tablet or computer. (memorialhermann.org)
  • The holy grail of consumer-driven health is to get workers to use preventive care and generic drugs more often while decreasing the number of emergency room visits, and there is early indication this is happening, Holmes said. (marketwatch.com)
  • A new study has found that relaxation techniques dramatically decreases the need for healthcare visits and interventions, which is a good reason to pull out the old yoga mat. (treehugger.com)
  • Access your health care records and medical information. (mayoclinic.org)
  • When it comes to specialty care, we've got you covered from head to toe with access to world-class specialty institutes and more than 5,500 affiliated, board-certified specialists. (memorialhermann.org)
  • Officials blame the discrepancy on crowded living conditions, a higher incidence of complications from pre-existing conditions and poor access to health care facilities. (npr.org)
  • Clinicians to access health records and data right when they need them. (apple.com)
  • Across our network, we offer clients access to international panels of recognized experts in health, which facilitates innovation, decision-making and speed of execution. (ey.com)
  • This year the project has been extended to examine actual examples of how innovations have spread, from immunization to elderly care, in eight health systems around the world. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • As caregivers dedicated to helping Florida's frail elders, all of us at Florida Health Care Association grieve the loss of nine elderly residents of a single, non-member South Florida nursing home in the wake of Hurricane Irma. (usatoday.com)
  • The rebranded Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group will continue to operate as a joint venture between the Midlands affiliate and the USC School of Medicine. (ghs.org)
  • Learn from the medical staff by closely observing how they take care of your child and how they operate the necessary equipment. (kidshealth.org)
  • Talk to your providers and care teams about what works best for you. (mayoclinic.org)
  • If people believe they have received unfair treatment in the health care setting, that experience could negatively affect their experience with their providers, their willingness to go to their providers, and their adherence with their treatment, and thereby affect their health," said Thu Nguyen , ScD, MSPH, a UCSF researcher and the paper's first author. (ucsf.edu)
  • Healthcare providers can deliver the best care when they have powerful, intuitive tools. (apple.com)
  • See how Apple products and apps help healthcare providers streamline their work, deliver better care, and conduct medical research. (apple.com)
  • When health providers exchange medical records, the success rate can be as low as 50 percent. (rand.org)
  • We support governor's intent to increase generator capacity for nursing homes, writes Emmett Reed, executive director of Florida Health Care Association, the state's largest advocacy group for long-term care providers. (usatoday.com)
  • We have invited long-term care providers, utility companies, generator suppliers, emergency management personnel, regulators, government officials - including the governor - along with other emergency planning partners. (usatoday.com)
  • Emmett Reed is executive director of Florida Health Care Association, the state's largest advocacy group for long-term care providers. (usatoday.com)
  • Learn how we're making it easier for you to get health care through VA facilities, mobile clinics, telehealth, and community providers. (va.gov)
  • Health care providers are more like airlines than the local Best Buy or Macy's. (businessinsider.com)
  • The Foundation's resources are used frequently to bring together people with varied perspectives around a shared goal: the continual improvement of sustainable health care that meets or exceeds established standards. (qualityhealth.org)
  • I hate to ruin this gloating fantasy of lumpenproletariat irresponsibility, but people need take an honest look at the various health crises in the United States compared to other OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development) countries . (theamericanconservative.com)
  • If readily available healthcare turns people hedonistic yahoos, why does Germany have less lethal drug overdoses than the U.S. Why does Canada have less obesity and type II diabetes? (theamericanconservative.com)
  • We have reached the point where the rationalist santería of economistic incentives in our healthcare policies have nothing to do with people as they actually are. (theamericanconservative.com)
  • People who care for you should know your wishes if you cannot make decisions. (ghs.org)
  • Medicare is the government's health coverage for people 65 years of age or older, or younger people with disabilities. (arthritis.org)
  • It's perfectly reasonable to want to put our current health expenditures under a microscope and pay closer attention to which of them are really benefitting people. (slate.com)
  • People will have the same choice of health plans that Members of Congress will have. (nea.org)
  • In a handful of studies 3 people, yes THREE people, experienced the "more serious" complications while treating, according to United HealthCare. (google.com)
  • Gonoshasthya (meaning 'health for the people') Kendra (meaning 'centre' in Bengali) really lives up to its name. (who.int)
  • But in time people accepted that women could fulfil these roles too, says Beauty Rani De, who heads the health workers' training programme. (who.int)
  • Project HOPE: The People-to-People Health Foundation, Inc. (rwjf.org)
  • When you have high deductibles, you're likely to lead to people cutting back on health care," Shearer said. (marketwatch.com)
  • Critics contend the plans encourage young and healthy people to take limited coverage, with the possible effect of making sick people pay more for their care. (marketwatch.com)
  • Nothing in the bill requires employers to drop or change coverage, so employees who currently have employer-sponsored coverage should continue to get their health benefits in the same manner that they do. (nea.org)
  • Assists Employers Providing Retiree Health Benefits. (nea.org)
  • Professionals who wish to collaborate to meet the health needs of children and teens in foster care must work to understand each others' language, culture, rules, ethics, and legal mandates. (aap.org)
  • We collaborate to transform health care delivery, and we help develop new business models so that our clients can better compete in a rapidly changing world. (ey.com)
  • Originally operated by the City of Waterbury, Department of Public Health, StayWell Health Center became a non-profit tax-exempt corporation in 1994. (idealist.org)
  • Those experiences stayed with Devers as she started on a path that would eventually lead her to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research program in 1994. (rwjf.org)
  • After receiving her PhD in sociology in 1994, Devers received a two-year fellowship from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research program, which she spent at the University of California's campuses in Berkeley and San Francisco. (rwjf.org)
  • Above and beyond specific concerns, the key question revolves around the fundamental issue of the government's role in health care. (nationalreview.com)
  • to improve the health and health care of all Americans. (rwjf.org)
  • Additional expansions in the 1950s and 1960s added a pediatric floor, a new delivery suite, a larger emergency room, additional operating rooms, and intensive and coronary care units. (spartanburgregional.com)
  • You have the right to make decisions about the medical care you get, including to say yes or no to treatment. (ghs.org)
  • What is uniformly true about universal health care systems is that they all spend less on medical care per capita than the US. (scienceblogs.com)
  • A simple way to think of it might be as looking 'upstream' from health, toward the influences we encounter long before we need medical care to fix the problems they've caused. (politico.com)
  • RAND has a wealth of expertise in health policy research, which informs its analyses related to the medical care needs of military veterans and their families, as well as the care systems intended to meet them. (rand.org)
  • The information on this site should not be used as a substitute for professional medical care or advice. (medlineplus.gov)
  • While the plans benefit some young and healthy workers who don't require medical care in a given year, there's also a built-in disincentive for them to obtain care when needed. (marketwatch.com)
  • Both these honors were awarded for her work in the area of public health, health promotion and prevention. (tihcij.com)
  • others use care plans provided through the Mayo Clinic app. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Our healthcare professionals respect and consider the unique lifestyle and cultural values of our members when developing care and treatment plans. (healthchoiceintegratedcare.com)
  • HEALTH care continues to be newsworthy as debateand discussion over the merits of various health care plans take place. (csmonitor.com)
  • That's because Dodson, 46, and her husband only spent a portion of the initial $2,000 her employer contributed to their health expenses this year through a plan called Lumenos, one of a handful of newfangled "consumer driven" plans that allow workers to roll over unspent health-care funds. (marketwatch.com)
  • While it's too early to pass judgment, the plans may bring consumers more out of pocket expense as the market matures, said Gail Shearer, health policy director at Consumers Union. (marketwatch.com)
  • Consumer-driven health plans come in different formats. (marketwatch.com)
  • Although Bangladesh signed the Declaration of Alma-Ata in 1978, which called for the implementation of a primary health care approach as the key to achieving 'health for all', little has been done to make this approach a significant part of the national health care policy, says Gonoshasthya's founder Dr Zafrullah Chowdhury. (who.int)
  • A year ago, Simon Stevens, then incoming chief executive of the NHS, stood before an audience of 1,000 international experts, health policy makers and business leaders and declared: "The future is already here, just unevenly distributed. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Health Policy Director for Sen. Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-La. (politico.com)
  • Our diverse teams include former chief executives of departments of health, clinicians, provider executives, health strategy and policy advisers, and service and program managers. (ey.com)
  • The Scholars program provides paid full-time two-year fellowships to outstanding new PhDs in economics, political science, and sociology to advance their involvement in health policy research. (rwjf.org)
  • The RWJF Scholars program, Devers says, "really gave me a much stronger foundation in other social sciences and applied health policy. (rwjf.org)
  • A career in health policy research. (rwjf.org)
  • After that experience Devers considered entering the federal health care establishment full time again-she had been working as an associate professor at Virginia Commonwealth University-but decided instead to return to her first love, full-time policy research. (rwjf.org)
  • Participatory health is transforming the healthcare industry. (ey.com)
  • They also can help determine any special qualifications home-care workers might need to have. (kidshealth.org)
  • Find the top companies hiring health care workers this month. (monster.com)
  • The study, published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine , analyzed biannual responses from 13,897 participants in the University of Michigan's Health and Retirement Study who were 54 or older and had at least one of the following chronic conditions: hypertension, diabetes, cancer, lung disease, heart disease or stroke. (ucsf.edu)
  • In 2008, 27 percent of blacks with a major chronic health condition reported experiencing discrimination. (ucsf.edu)
  • The Primary Care Clinic at Hall Health provides comprehensive acute and chronic care to all members of the community, including newborns, infants, children, adolescents, adults, and seniors. (washington.edu)
  • First, with aging populations and emerging market growth, chronic disease is becoming a global epidemic and driving health care cost inflation to unsustainable levels. (ey.com)
  • In Appalachia, a primary-care clinic offers quick bursts of psychotherapy on the spot. (theatlantic.com)
  • To contact your Primary Care Provider, call your provider's Medical Assistant (MA) or email them using e-Care . (washington.edu)
  • The Primary Care provides excellent outpatient health care and education for the entire family. (washington.edu)
  • CNBC's Kayla Tausche report on a bipartisan health-care bill in the works after the GOP's Graham-Cassidy health-care bill failed in the House. (cnbc.com)
  • 1. Of the seven suggestions for improving mental (behavioral)* health in Oklahoma from the 2002 LWVOK study, which are still relevant and should be mentioned in the 2021 health care position? (google.com)
  • None of these are still relevant and should be mentioned in the 2021 health care position. (google.com)
  • 4. Of the five measures contained in the LWVUS proposal to ensure equitable health care for all, which should be affirmed in the 2021 LWVOK health care position? (google.com)
  • 5. Which of the measures that the LWVUS proposes with regard to behavioral health should be affirmed in the 2021 LWVOK health care position? (google.com)
  • We spend so much on health care because we're mopping up for our lack of investment in education, housing and other areas,' says Corey Rhyan, an analyst at the Center for Sustainable Health Spending at health care think tank Altarum. (politico.com)
  • Trump talks health care, Pelosi, Comey President Donald Trump spoke to FOX News Channel's FOX & Friends, saying that he never taped former FBI Director James Comey, but he believes Comey changed his story once the possibility of recordings was raised. (usatoday.com)
  • In 2001 the Chiropractic Health Care Section of the American Public Health Association gave her its Distinguished Service Award, and in 2003, the American Chiropractic Association named her "Researcher of the Year. (tihcij.com)
  • He is a Certified Health Education Specialist, a Certified Wellness Practitioner with the National Wellness Institute, and a Fellow of the Kansas Public Health Leadership Academy. (tihcij.com)
  • He obtained an MPH degree from and is currently a doctoral candidate in Biostatistics at the School of Public Health, University of North Texas, Health Science Center (UNTHSC), Fort Worth, Texas. (tihcij.com)
  • The evidence is appallingly clear: Among first-world countries, the U.S. is a public health disaster zone. (theamericanconservative.com)
  • Looming over the American conversation about public health is a growing suspicion that there's a bigger reason for our uniquely poor showing, one that has been staring us in the face for years. (politico.com)
  • In public health, there's a buzzword for all these other factors: the 'social determinants of health,' the complex set of home-and-community factors that shapes every American life. (politico.com)
  • But in recent years, economists and public-health experts have started to focus more on answering that question, trying to build an economic case for tackling health through upstream changes, instead of playing an expensive game of catch-up downstream. (politico.com)
  • Through its community-based approach, she says the centre has contributed to the success of several national public health campaigns, including the provision of oral rehydration salts to treat diarrhoeal diseases, family planning and immunization. (who.int)