Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
A component of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE that provides leadership related to the delivery of health services and the requirements for and distribution of health resources, including manpower training.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
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 concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
Societal or individual decisions about the equitable distribution of available resources.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
Discussion of documents issued by local, regional, or national governments or by their agencies or subdivisions.
Books designed by the arrangement and treatment of their subject matter to be consulted for definite terms of information rather than to be read consecutively. Reference books include DICTIONARIES; ENCYCLOPEDIAS; ATLASES; etc. (From the ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
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.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
Discussion of lists of works, documents or other publications, usually with some relationship between them, e.g., by a given author, on a given subject, or published in a given place, and differing from a catalog in that its contents are restricted to holdings of a single collection, library, or group of libraries. (from The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
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.
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.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
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.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
The state wherein the person is well adjusted.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
Organized services to provide mental health care.
Activities performed to identify concepts and aspects of published information and research reports.
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
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)
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.
The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.
Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE service for health professionals and consumers. It links extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other reviewed sources of information on specific diseases and conditions.
Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of references and citations to books, articles, publications, etc., generally on a single subject or specialized subject area. Databases can operate through automated files, libraries, or computer disks. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, FACTUAL which is used for collections of data and facts apart from bibliographic references to them.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Organized services to provide information on any questions an individual might have using databases and other sources. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Community health education events focused on prevention of disease and promotion of health through audiovisual exhibits.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.
The use of statistical methods in the analysis of a body of literature to reveal the historical development of subject fields and patterns of authorship, publication, and use. Formerly called statistical bibliography. (from The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
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)
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Copies of a work or document distributed to the public by sale, rental, lease, or lending. (From ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983, p181)
A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.
The personal cost of acute or chronic disease. The cost to the patient may be an economic, social, or psychological cost or personal loss to self, family, or immediate community. The cost of illness may be reflected in absenteeism, productivity, response to treatment, peace of mind, or QUALITY OF LIFE. It differs from HEALTH CARE COSTS, meaning the societal cost of providing services related to the delivery of health care, rather than personal impact on individuals.
A constituent organization of the DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES concerned with protecting and improving the health of the nation.
The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
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).
The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.
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).
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
An agency of the NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH concerned with overall planning, promoting, and administering programs pertaining to advancement of medical and related sciences. Major activities of this institute include the collection, dissemination, and exchange of information important to the progress of medicine and health, research in medical informatics and support for medical library development.
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.
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.
Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.
The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
The interactions between members of a community and representatives of the institutions within that community.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
Systems where the input data enter the computer directly from the point of origin (usually a terminal or workstation) and/or in which output data are transmitted directly to that terminal point of origin. (Sippl, Computer Dictionary, 4th ed)
A geographic location which has insufficient health resources (manpower and/or facilities) to meet the medical needs of the resident population.
A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.
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)
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.
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.
The intrinsic moral worth ascribed to a living being. (Bioethics Thesaurus)
The status of health in rural populations.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.
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.
The status of health in urban populations.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
Computer systems capable of assembling, storing, manipulating, and displaying geographically referenced information, i.e. data identified according to their locations.
Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
Planning that has the goals of improving health, improving accessibility to health services, and promoting efficiency in the provision of services and resources on a comprehensive basis for a whole community. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988, p299)
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.
Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
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.
Integrated set of files, procedures, and equipment for the storage, manipulation, and retrieval of information.
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
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.
The amount that a health care institution or organization pays for its drugs. It is one component of the final price that is charged to the consumer (FEES, PHARMACEUTICAL or PRESCRIPTION FEES).
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.
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to people living in a community or neighborhood.
The availability of HEALTH PERSONNEL. It includes the demand and recruitment of both professional and allied health personnel, their present and future supply and distribution, and their assignment and utilization.
The premier bibliographic database of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. MEDLINE® (MEDLARS Online) is the primary subset of PUBMED and can be searched on NLM's Web site in PubMed or the NLM Gateway. MEDLINE references are indexed with MEDICAL SUBJECT HEADINGS (MeSH).
Statistical models of the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services, as well as of financial considerations. For the application of statistics to the testing and quantifying of economic theories MODELS, ECONOMETRIC is available.
Services designed for HEALTH PROMOTION and prevention of disease.
Parliamentary democracy located between France on the northeast and Portugual on the west and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.
A course of study offered by an educational institution.
Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.
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.
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
Professions or other business activities directed to the cure and prevention of disease. For occupations of medical personnel who are not physicians but who are working in the fields of medical technology, physical therapy, etc., ALLIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS is available.
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.
Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
Theoretical representations and constructs that describe or explain the structure and hierarchy of relationships and interactions within or between formal organizational entities or informal social groups.
A nursing specialty concerned with promoting and protecting the health of populations, using knowledge from nursing, social, and public health sciences to develop local, regional, state, and national health policy and research. It is population-focused and community-oriented, aimed at health promotion and disease prevention through educational, diagnostic, and preventive programs.
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.
The physical condition of human reproductive systems.
The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.
The confinement of a patient in a hospital.
Health insurance plans for employees, and generally including their dependents, usually on a cost-sharing basis with the employer paying a percentage of the premium.
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.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Health services for employees, usually provided by the employer at the place of work.
An operating division of the US Department of Health and Human Services. It is concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to health and medical research. Until 1995, it was an agency of the United States PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE.
The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in the aged and the maintenance of health in the elderly.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.
The systematic application of information and computer sciences to public health practice, research, and learning.
A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
Evaluation procedures that focus on both the outcome or status (OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT) of the patient at the end of an episode of care - presence of symptoms, level of activity, and mortality; and the process (ASSESSMENT, PROCESS) - what is done for the patient diagnostically and therapeutically.
State plans prepared by the State Health Planning and Development Agencies which are made up from plans submitted by the Health Systems Agencies and subject to review and revision by the Statewide Health Coordinating Council.
Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.
Organized services to provide health care to women. It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
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.
The measurement of the health status for a given population using a variety of indices, including morbidity, mortality, and available health resources.
Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Recommendations for directing health planning functions and policies. These may be mandated by PL93-641 and issued by the Department of Health and Human Services for use by state and local planning agencies.
Health care services related to human REPRODUCTION and diseases of the reproductive system. Services are provided to both sexes and usually by physicians in the medical or the surgical specialties such as REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE; ANDROLOGY; GYNECOLOGY; OBSTETRICS; and PERINATOLOGY.
Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.
Health care provided to specific cultural or tribal peoples which incorporates local customs, beliefs, and taboos.
The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.
Organized systems for providing comprehensive prepaid health care that have five basic attributes: (1) provide care in a defined geographic area; (2) provide or ensure delivery of an agreed-upon set of basic and supplemental health maintenance and treatment services; (3) provide care to a voluntarily enrolled group of persons; (4) require their enrollees to use the services of designated providers; and (5) receive reimbursement through a predetermined, fixed, periodic prepayment made by the enrollee without regard to the degree of services provided. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
Financial resources provided for activities related to health planning and development.
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.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)
The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.
Health care workers specially trained and licensed to assist and support the work of health professionals. Often used synonymously with paramedical personnel, the term generally refers to all health care workers who perform tasks which must otherwise be performed by a physician or other health professional.
Longitudinal patient-maintained records of individual health history and tools that allow individual control of access.
The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of men.
Organized services to provide health care to adolescents, ages ranging from 13 through 18 years.
Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.
The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of public health.
Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.
The portion of an interactive computer program that issues messages to and receives commands from a user.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.
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.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
Organized activities related to the storage, location, search, and retrieval of information.
The purposes, missions, and goals of an individual organization or its units, established through administrative processes. It includes an organization's long-range plans and administrative philosophy.
An infant during the first month after birth.
The circulation or wide dispersal of information.
Providing for the full range of personal health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and rehabilitation of patients.
A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with administering those agencies and offices having programs pertaining to health and human services.
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.
Support systems that provide assistance and encouragement to individuals with physical or emotional disabilities in order that they may better cope. Informal social support is usually provided by friends, relatives, or peers, while formal assistance is provided by churches, groups, etc.
Application of marketing principles and techniques to maximize the use of health care resources.
Descriptions and evaluations of specific health care organizations.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
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.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
The field of information science concerned with the analysis and dissemination of medical data through the application of computers to various aspects of health care and medicine.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
All organized methods of funding.
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.
The capacity of an organization, institution, or business to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, personnel, materiel, etc.
The transfer of information from experts in the medical and public health fields to patients and the public. The study and use of communication strategies to inform and influence individual and community decisions that enhance health.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)
A non-medical term defined by the lay public as a food that has little or no preservatives, which has not undergone major processing, enrichment or refinement and which may be grown without pesticides. (from Segen, The Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.
Organized groups serving in advisory capacities related to health planning activities.
Databases devoted to knowledge about specific genes and gene products.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
Services designed to promote, maintain, or restore dental health.
Generally refers to the amount of protection available and the kind of loss which would be paid for under an insurance contract with an insurer. (Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2d ed)
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Payment by a third-party payer in a sum equal to the amount expended by a health care provider or facility for health services rendered to an insured or program beneficiary. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)
Detailed financial plans for carrying out specific activities for a certain period of time. They include proposed income and expenditures.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.

The economic burden of asthma: direct and indirect costs in Switzerland. (1/1148)

Asthma mortality increased in Switzerland between 1980 and 1994. This study aimed to assess the economic burden of asthma in this country. Chart reviews were conducted for the last five patients seen for asthma in physician practices in 1996 and 1997. Direct expenditures and indirect costs for asthma-related morbidity were determined. A total of 589 patient charts were completely analysed, including 117 children's charts, obtained from 120 office-based physicians. The annual direct medical costs were CHF 1,778 and the mean annual indirect costs were CHF 1,019 per patient for all patients. The total estimated cost of asthma in Switzerland in 1997 was nearly CHF 1,252 million. Direct medical expenditures approached CHF 762 million, or 61% of the total. In 1997, the indirect costs for asthma were estimated to have exceeded CHF 490 million. Of these costs CHF 123 million (25%) was associated with morbidity and nearly CHF 368 million (75%) was associated with looking after asthmatic patients who had to be cared for at home. This study provides evidence that asthma is a major healthcare cost factor in Switzerland, amounting to approximately CHF 1,200 million per year. The data suggest that cost savings can be achieved by improving primary care for asthma in an ambulatory setting.  (+info)

Systematic review of day hospital care for elderly people. The Day Hospital Group. (2/1148)

OBJECTIVE: To examine the effectiveness of day hospital attendance in prolonging independent living for elderly people. DESIGN: Systematic review of 12 controlled clinical trials (available by January 1997) comparing day hospital care with comprehensive care (five trials), domiciliary care (four trials), or no comprehensive care (three trials). SUBJECTS: 2867 elderly people. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Death, institutionalisation, disability, global "poor outcome," and use of resources. RESULTS: Overall, there was no significant difference between day hospitals and alternative services for death, disability, or use of resources. However, compared with subjects receiving no comprehensive care, patients attending day hospitals had a lower odds of death or "poor" outcome (0.72, 95% confidence interval 0.53 to 0.99; P<0.05) and functional deterioration (0.61, 0.38 to 0.97; P<0.05). The day hospital group showed trends towards reductions in hospital bed use and placement in institutional care. Eight trials reported treatment costs, six of which reported that day hospital attendance was more expensive than other care, although only two analyses took into account cost of long term care. CONCLUSIONS: Day hospital care seems to be an effective service for elderly people who need rehabilitation but may have no clear advantage over other comprehensive care. Methodological problems limit these conclusions, and further randomised trials are justifiable.  (+info)

Efficiency and quality in the public and private sectors in Senegal. (3/1148)

It is often argued that the private sector is more efficient than the public sector in the production of health services, and that government reliance on private provision would help improve the efficiency and equity of public spending in health. A review of the literature, however, shows that there is little evidence to support these statements. A study of government and non-governmental facilities was undertaken in Senegal, taking into account case mix, input prices, and quality of care, to examine relative efficiency in the delivery of health services. The study revealed that private providers are highly heterogeneous, although they tend to offer better quality services. A specific and important group of providers--Catholic health posts--were shown to be significantly more efficient than public and other private facilities in the provision of curative and preventive ambulatory services at high levels of output. Policies to expand the role of the private sector need to take into account variations in types of providers, as well as evidence of both high and low quality among them. In terms of public sector efficiency, findings from the study affirm others that indicate drug policy reform to be one of the most important policy interventions that can simultaneously improve efficiency, quality and effectiveness of care. Relationships that this study identified between quality and efficiency suggest that strategies to improve quality can increase efficiency, raise demand for services, and thereby expand access.  (+info)

Prepaid capitation versus fee-for-service reimbursement in a Medicaid population. (4/1148)

Utilization of health resources by 37,444 Medicaid recipients enrolled in a capitated health maintenance organization was compared with that of 227,242 Medicaid recipients enrolled in a traditional fee-for-service system over a 1-year period (1983-1984) in the state of Kentucky. Primary care providers in the capitated program had financial incentives to reduce downstream costs like specialist referral, emergency room use, and hospitalizations. The average number of physician visits was similar for both groups (4.47/year in the capitated program; 5.09/year in the fee-for-service system). However, the average number of prescriptions (1.9 versus 4.9 per year), average number of hospital admissions per recipient (0.11 versus 0.22 per year), and average number of hospital days per 1,000 recipients (461 versus 909 per year) were 5% to 60% lower in the capitated group than in the fee-for-service group. The Citicare capitated program resulted in a dramatic reduction in healthcare resource utilization compared with the concurrent fee-for-service system for statewide Medicaid recipients.  (+info)

The validity and usage of resource utilization data among a group of primary care physicians. (5/1148)

The use of individual resource utilization scores to compare primary care physicians (PCPs) has become more commonplace as managed care organizations (MCOs) increase their penetration into the US healthcare market. This study looks at the validity and usage of these scores among a group of PCPs within a multispecialty clinic that is part of an integrated managed care network. Personal interviews were conducted with PCPs; and reviews were done of the practice site paper charts, the computerized visit record system of the clinic and affiliated hospital, and the MCO-supplied resource utilization data on the 25 patients of each PCP on whom the most healthcare dollars were spent in 1995. As of October 1996, few PCPs had done more than a cursory review of their resource utilization data. None had identified the patients who use the most resources or developed any methods to proactively manage those patients with a history of high utilization. The clinic's communication systems alerted the PCPs less than 50% of the time when patients for whom they were responsible had high utilization of services. Patients appeared to be assigned to the incorrect PCP more than 20% of the time. All players in this managed care network--PCPs, clinic administration, and the MCO--must work together to improve the current system before resource utilization data are considered valid and are incorporated more fully into clinical practice.  (+info)

The cost-effectiveness of ibutilide versus electrical cardioversion in the conversion of atrial fibrillation and flutter to normal rhythm. (6/1148)

Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter are cardiac rhythm disorders that are often symptomatic and may interfere with the heart's function, limiting its effectiveness. These arrhythmias are responsible for a large number of hospitalizations at a significant cost to the healthcare system. Electrical cardioversion (EC) is the most common nonpharmacologic intervention used to convert atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter to normal rhythm. Electrical cardioversion is highly successful in converting patients to normal rhythm; however, it is more traumatic and resource intensive than pharmacologic treatment. Recently, a new rapid-acting drug, ibutilide, was approved for the conversion of atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter. Ibutilide is administered through intravenous infusion and does not require anesthetization of the patient, as is required for EC. A decision-tree model was developed to estimate the cost-effectiveness of ibutilide therapy compared with EC therapy. Clinical outcomes were based on a phase III trial of ibutilide, and resource use was based on the literature and physician clinical judgment. A stepped conversion regimen of first-line ibutilide followed by EC for patients who fail to convert is less expensive and has a higher conversion rate than first-line EC. Sensitivity analysis shows that our results are robust to changes in cost and effectiveness estimates.  (+info)

Private health care provision in developing countries: a preliminary analysis of levels and composition. (7/1148)

While the importance of the private sector in providing health services in developing countries is now widely acknowledged, the paucity of data on numbers and types of providers has prevented systematic cross-country comparisons. Using available published and unpublished sources, we have assembled data on the number of public and private health care providers for approximately 40 countries. This paper presents some results of the analysis of this database, looking particularly at the determinants of the size and structure of the private health sector. We consider two different types of dependent variable: the absolute number of private providers (measured here as physicians and hospital beds), and the public-private composition of provision. We examine the relationship between these variables and income and other socioeconomic characteristics, at the national level. We find that while income level is related to the absolute size of the private sector, the public-private mix does not seem to be related to income. After controlling for income, certain socioeconomic characteristics, such as education, population density, and health status are associated with the size of the private sector, though no causal relationship is posited. Further analysis will require more complete data about the size of the private sector, including the extent of dual practice by government-employed physicians. A richer story of the determinants of private sector growth would incorporate more information about the institutional structure of health systems, including provider payment mechanisms, the level and quality of public services, the regulatory structure, and labour and capital market characteristics. Finally, a normative analysis of the size and growth of the private sector will require a better understanding of its impact on key social welfare outcomes.  (+info)

Public hospital resource allocations in El Salvador: accounting for the case mix of patients. (8/1148)

National hospitals in developing countries command a disproportionate share of medical care budgets, justified on the grounds that they have a more difficult patient case mix and higher occupancy rates than decentralized district hospitals or clinics. This paper empirically tests the hypothesis by developing direct measures of the severity of patient illness, hospital case-mix and a resource intensity index for each of El Salvador's public hospitals. Based on an analysis of inpatient care staffing requirements, national hospitals are found to receive funding far in excess of what case-mix and case-load considerations would warrant. The findings suggest that significant system-wide efficiency gains can be realized by allocating hospital budgets on the bases of performance-related criteria which incorporate the case-mix approach developed here.  (+info)

Sub-Saharan Africa is the eye of the HIV epidemic. This study was conducted when treatment for the majority of HIV-infected patients in low resource settings was considered unattainable and the risks of diagnosing HIV often outweighed the benefits. Coupled with the complexities of HIV diagnosis in infancy, children typically were only diagnosed once already ill or not at all. Key strategies to address the paediatric epidemic focused on preventing mother to child transmission and reducing mortality and morbidity of infected children predominantly with co-trimoxazole prophylaxis. Both strategies required early diagnosis of HIV infection in infancy for monitoring prevention programs and identifying infected children respectively. The diagnostic algorithm for resource limited settings recommended the use of inexpensive, technically simpler HIV antibody detection assays that are unsuitable for use in HIV-exposed children under 12-months of age. Paradoxically this algorithm provided a barrier to HIV ...
Im excited to be spending the week with US policy makers and representatives from the LIVESTRONG Foundation and MSH in Uganda and Rwanda. Were here to look at the burden of Non-Communicable Disease and how they are, or are not, taken into account in the national health systems of the two countries. So far, over a very short period of time weve been privileged to meet with many of the top decision-makers and senior management of Ugandas health system and have heard first hand of the challenges and triumphs theyve experienced in dealing with NCDs in low resource settings.. The great challenge of combating NCDs in a country like Uganda is that they are just one of many critical priorities within the health sector; not surprisingly most of Ugandas health budget and donor aid for health are channeled into fighting communicable disease and funding child survival and maternal health programming.. There is strong clear message from donors and government alike that additional funds will not be ...
I thought it was a very interesting discussion. I started with an overview of the role of pathology in managing patients in developing countries and why pathology is important. So in order to treat a patient and manage a patient appropriately we need the correct diagnosis and thats where pathology comes to assess whether at first their tumour is benign or malignant, whether it needs to be taken out or not, what type, how aggressive it is, the nodal status and so on, all the prognostic parameters that tell us how to manage the patient and whats the likelihood for this patient to survive. There was an overview as well of the resources in these countries and how little pathology is supported there. The number of pathologists is low and there are four countries, for example, in sub-Saharan Africa with no pathology at all. So this was really eye-opening.. Then we talked about some experiences from the pathologists in the UK helping out pathologists in Africa, particularly in Nigeria and Egypt, and ...
Assessing the impact of digital health projects and applications is a key challenge, especially in low resource settings. Full evaluative field studies are resource-intensive and time-consuming. Less demanding approaches that could provide rapid insights would be helpful. This paper presents some short-cut approaches for rapid assessments that can provide useful early indications of strengths and weaknesses and can ensure that evaluative efforts are focused on key uncertainties, are not wasted on unpromising interventions, and make the most of what is already known.. ...
Results: Of the 201 hospitalized UC patients, 82 (40.8%) were treated with topical 5-acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) and/or topical rectal steroids. The main factors significantly and positively associated with receiving topical treatment were the use of topical treatment in the year prior to the hospitalization, receiving oral 5-ASA, and living in an urban area. The mode of administration was further related to the language area. Patients with topical therapy significantly more often received other UC-related medications, such as combinations with systemic steroids. They significantly more often underwent colonoscopies and calprotectin measurements, and more often consulted a gastroenterologist in the follow-up, while there was no significant difference regarding rehospitalizations ...
Introduction - Direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) have expanded the options for antithrombotic therapy. DOAC-related major bleeds are associated with favorable outcomes compared to warfarin in clinical trials and routine practice. However, it is unclear whether management of DOAC-associated major bleeding incurs higher resource utilization and costs.. Materials and Methods - We screened medical records of patients ≥ 66 years with atrial fibrillation admitted to one of five tertiary care hospitals in Ontario, Canada with a hemorrhage. We abstracted bleeds involving DOACs or warfarin and linked them to administrative databases to capture length of hospital stay, blood product use, procedural interventions, intensive care unit (ICU) utilization and related direct medical costs. To control for confounders, multivariate logistic and linear regressions were used for binary and linear outcomes respectively.. Results - Among 19,061 records screened, 1978 (10.4%) cases involving 1632 patients met ...
Increased awareness of the secondary preventive benefits of antiretroviral treatment (ART) has strengthened the desire to optimize health care systems response to HIV/AIDS. We identified clusters of health resource utilization (HRU) among people living with HIV (PLHIV) to inform targeted interventions aimed to optimize the cascade of HIV care.
Increased awareness of the secondary preventive benefits of antiretroviral treatment (ART) has strengthened the desire to optimize health care systems response to HIV/AIDS. We identified clusters of health resource utilization (HRU) among people living with HIV (PLHIV) to inform targeted interventions aimed to optimize the cascade of HIV care.
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TIGRIS is a multinational, multi-centre, observational, prospective, longitudinal cohort study which will include stable CAD patients with history of MI 1-3 years ago and high risk of developing atherothrombotic events in a real world setting. The follow-up period is 3 years.. Patients will undergo clinical assessments and receive standard medical care as determined by the treating physician. Patients will not receive experimental intervention or experimental treatment as a consequence of their participation in the study. ...
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Viral load (VL) monitoring for patients receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) is recommended worldwide. However, the costs of frequent monitoring are a barrier to implementation in resource-limited settings. The extent to which personalized monitoring frequencies may be cost-effective is unknown. We created a simulation model parameterized using person-level longitudinal data
TY - BOOK. T1 - Global surgery. T2 - The essentials. AU - Park, Adrian. AU - Price, Raymond. PY - 2017/5/2. Y1 - 2017/5/2. N2 - This text was developed as a book aimed at surgeons and allied health professionals that provides an introduction to the unmet needs , epidemiological, socioeconomic and even political factors that frame Global Surgery. Following upon an understanding of these issues, the text is a practical guide that enables the reader on several levels: to work cross culturally , build relationships and negotiate the logistical challenges of bringing surgical care to low resource settings; to develop an approach to the management of various clinical conditions that would be unfamiliar to most western surgeons. Global Surgery is a recently coined term that encompasses many potential meanings. Most would agree that it focuses on the growing recognition of the crisis of access to quality surgical care in low resource settings. Such scenarios exist on every continent. Increasingly ...
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The present multi-center, open-label, single-arm study aims to evaluate the efficacy and safety, quality of life and health resources utilization in pos
The drilling was completed by Capital Drilling (Tanzania) Limited. Drill core samples (NQ) are cut in half by a diamond saw on site. Half of the core is retained for reference purposes. Samples are generally 1.0 metre intervals or less at the discretion of the site geologists. Sample preparation is completed at the ALS Chemex preparation lab in Mwanza, Tanzania. Sample pulps are sent by courier to the ALS Chemex analytical laboratory in Vancouver, Canada. Blank samples and commercially prepared and certified Ni sulphide analytical control standards with a range of grades are inserted in every batch of 20 samples or a minimum of one per sample batch. Analyses for Ni, Cu and Co are completed using a peroxide fusion preparation and ICP-AES finish (Analytical Code ME-ICP81). Analyses for Pt, Pd, and Au are by fire assay with an ICP-AES finish (Analytical Code PGM-ICP23). About IMX Resources Limited IMX Resources Limited is an Australian based mining and base & precious metal exploration company ...
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Much of the current concerns about prescription medication abuse have centered on opioids, and while opioids are certainly of greater concern in regard to morbidity and mortality related to overdose, the data reported here suggest that emphasis should also be placed on sleeping pills, Weigand said. Our data also suggest that while medication abuse is a major problem, restricting our concerns to prescription drug abuse fails to acknowledge the major contribution of nonprescription agents to healthcare resource utilization ...
Africa still bears the highest disease burden globally with an estimate of 190million cases adequate diagnosis in low resource setting areas are underway
Over the last few decades scientists have tried to change - and improve - the way clinical trials are conducted. Their purpose… Improving the process and improving the way novel pharmaceutical drugs are being developed. But it still takes many years and huge investments to successfully bring a new drug to market.. But despite their efforts there is still a huge unmet medical need.. While there are many novel drugs being developed to help improve the outcome and improve survival, resources are limited. Optimal use of resources requires better understanding of cancer biology, the identification of novel therapeutic targets, and the ability to address inefficiencies in the cancer clinical trials system. This may especially be so in how we treat women with metastatic, high risk, breast cancer.. Based on the current limitations in how we conduct clinical trials, scientists of The Biomarkers Consortium, at the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health, are changing the way new anticancer ...
CULTURE COLLECTIONS. A growing awareness of the importance of biodiversity and the hidden genetic potential has resulted in both an increased recognition of the value of collections of cultures of microorganisms and an increase in the number of such collections. However, not all parent organizations are fully aware of the responsibilities inherent in maintaining a public service to appropriate standards. A culture collection is a long-term commitment, as explained in the guidelines of the World Federation for Culture Collections (WFCC) (Hawksworth et al., 1990): It is important to consider the level of funding, both now, and likely to be forthcoming on an on-going basis. This must be adequate to provide the range of services being planned, and at a standard users would expect. If secure resources are limited, in general it is preferable to restrict the primary objectives of the collection to those which have a strong probability of maintaining in the long-term. Collections require a clearly ...
There are a number of issues where Thorne & cook-kallio voted differently that are telling on how they see things. Im thinking of Cook-kallio not wanting to allow rebutle agreements on the Oak Grove referendum & then changing her mind once she saw that Thorne was going to support allowing the arguments. How about her yes vote for Measure B1 the perpetual tax where Thorne voted no. Then Im thinking of the vote on supporting the Castlewood union & the Peace foundation--both items beyond what our city government should be working on especially in these economic times where resources are limited. Then there was the Cunningham house where they voted differently even though she had led the applicant to believe she would support the house. How about wanting to have a discussion about requiring conditional use permits for all retail. (She backed away from that after the Chamber had a conversation with her.) Anyway, i could go on but the point is there are a number of votes where they differed.. ...
By Elizabeth Meier. June is AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) awareness month in the United States - a month to create awareness of the virus that has taken the lives of more than 25 million people since 1981. Education and awareness has given way to improved care, and a higher survival rate, however, AIDS remains a critical world health issue and is a major cause of morbidity and mortality, states the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). The pulmonary complications of HIV/AIDS are a common issue adding significantly to patient morbidity and mortality. Imaging plays a vital role in the diagnosis and management of lung of complications associated with HIV. Accurate diagnosis is based on an understanding of the pathogenesis of the processes involved and their imaging findings. Imaging also plays an important role in selection of the most appropriate site for tissue sampling, staging of disease and follow-ups… Almost 70% of the patients suffer at least one respiratory ...
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Below is a collection of summaries for various examinations, investigations and other clinical tidbits that I have made during medical school. The physical examination summaries are just that - summaries, so they may skip details, particularly on the techniques for doing certain steps. I use these when practicing exams to ensure that I havent forgotten to check for important signs ...
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A new resource for health programme managers and policy makers aims to improve access to family planning for women after childbirth and during the first 12 months of motherhood.
All of the medical resources of the United States cannot in any real sense or legal sense be owned by everyone. So the common ownership rhetoric must be metaphorical and physicians as stewards of the resources must be rhetorical as well. It is a poetic way of saying the physicians should rein in the ever increasing cost of medical care. Further they can do that by ordering fewer tests and procedures and treatments,that they should abide by recommendations based on studies of cost effectiveness of various medical options, that they should not let their concern and duty to the individual patient override the collective good which will be brought about by doing what is best for the group and what will be best will be determined by the progressive medical elite.Just follow the guidelines,Doc ...
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World AIDS Day: 1.2 million less children with HIV-This World AIDS Day, Dec. 1, families and health workers are celebrating that child HIV rates dropped 60 percent between 2009 and 2015 in 21 countries in sub-Saharan Africa.. ...
Sets the number of concurrent disk I/O operations that PostgreSQL expects can be executed simultaneously. Raising this value will increase the number of I/O operations that any individual PostgreSQL session attempts to initiate in parallel. The allowed range is 1 to 1000, or zero to disable issuance of asynchronous I/O requests.. A good starting point for this setting is the number of separate drives comprising a RAID 0 stripe or RAID 1 mirror being used for the database. (For RAID 5 the parity drive should not be counted.) However, if the database is often busy with multiple queries issued in concurrent sessions, lower values may be sufficient to keep the disk array busy. A value higher than needed to keep the disks busy will only result in extra CPU overhead.. For more exotic systems, such as memory-based storage or a RAID array that is limited by bus bandwidth, the correct value might be the number of I/O paths available. Some experimentation may be needed to find the best ...
The Atlas project brings together researchers in diverse disciplines - including epidemiology, economics, and statistics - and focuses on the accurate description of how medical resources are distributed and used in the United States.. ...
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Clinical trial for Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorders | Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorders (Pediatric) | schizophrenia disorders | Schizophrenia , A Study to Analyze the Impact of Treatment With Paliperidone Palmitate on Clinical Outcomes and Hospital Resource Utilization in Adult Participants With Schizophrenia in Portugal
Living with Ulcerative Colitis Study (LUCY) in England: a retrospective study evaluating healthcare resource utilisation and direct healthcare costs of postoperative care in ulcerative colitis ...
The purpose of this study is to assess healthcare resource utilization (HCRU) among urticaria patients prior to and after omalizumab initiation in a real-world
Access and well-modulated use of antiretroviral agents (ARVs) in North America dates as early as 1990 with the initial guidelines recommended zidovudine monotherapy, just 4 years after FDA approved the drug. Continued review of emerging data, led to the recommendation of highly active antiretroviral treatment (HAART) in 1998. Clear documentation of access and use of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in resource limited settings was first observed in 2002 after the World Health Organization (WHO) issued guidelines for resource limited settings, and included key ARVs into the WHO essential drug list. Delayed access to ART heavily impacted the initial control of the HIV epidemic in resource limited settings, but even with improved access to ART, differences in the management of HIV still exist; including timing for ART initiation and HIV/ART monitoring strategies. Access to key HIV/ART monitoring tools including viral load testing is limited in low resource settings, leading to gaps in HIV/ART ...
Biopharmaceutics is a kind of organic resource that uses protein, starch, vitamins, minerals and other raw materials to produce drugs through microbial fermentation. Its residue contains rich mycelium and residual organic and inorganic substances. Bio-pharmaceutical residue is one of the most serious pollution sources in bio-pharmaceutical enterprises. Over the years, some enterprises have tried to reuse the residue and achieved some results, but most of them are directly discharged as waste, bringing pollution to the surrounding environment. Biopharmaceutical fermentation is a hot topic in the research of biopharmaceutical modernization in recent years. It is a perfect combination of modern biotechnology and traditional biopharmaceutical advantages, and is one of the important means to improve the material basis of biopharmaceutical efficacy. Based on membrane separation technology, this paper focuses on bio-fermentation of bio-pharmaceutical residues, and reviews from aerobic fermentation and ...
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13-year old girl presented to the medical outpatient department with epilepsy diagnosed within the preceding 3 months. However, her seizures were becoming more frequent despite being on Carbamazepine and Phenobarbital at maximal tolerable dosages. She had no recent history of head trauma neither any other medical illness. Her physical examination was unremarkable. Her full blood count, liver and kidney function tests were within normal limits. A Brain CT scan was ordered which revealed multiple calcified and vesicular cysts within the Brain parenchyma; features consistent with Neurocysticercosis. The stool examination was negative for Taenia species ova. She was treated with Albendazole 400mg tid for 1 month and subsequent CT scans at 4 weekly intervals showed marked reduction in the number of active (vesicular cysts). Brain CT scans showing multiple vesicular cysts before treatment with Albendazole (A and B) and after treatment (C and D)
Background: Previous research has shown that patient cost-sharing leads to a reduction in overall health resource utilization. However, in Canada, where health care is provided free of charge except for prescription drugs, the converse may be true. We investigated the effect of prescription drug cost-sharing on overall health care utilization among elderly patients with rheumatoid arthritis.. Methods: Elderly patients (≥ 65 years) were selected from a population-based cohort with rheumatoid arthritis. Those who had paid the maximum amount of dispensing fees ($200) for the calendar year (from 1997 to 2000) were included in the analysis for that year. We defined the period during which the annual maximum co-payment had not been reached as the cost-sharing period and the one beyond which the annual maximum co-papyment had been reached as the free period. We compared health services utilization patterns between these periods during the 4 study years, including the number of hospital ...
Oral warts in an African female child; a rare pathology, diagnostic and therapeutic challenges in a resource limited setting: A case report, Roland Cheofor Ngu, John Fonyuy Tengen
0055] At 604, abnormal consumption of the resource at the location may be detected or determined. For example, a data collection device 102 may detect abnormal consumption of the resource at the location. Additionally or alternatively, a network communication device 206 and/or a computing device of the central office 202 may determine based on received consumption data that a current consumption rate at the location is an abnormal consumption of the resource at the location. In one example, detecting/determining the abnormal consumption comprises comparing a current consumption of the resource through the utility meter with one or more predetermined normal consumption patterns, and determining that the current consumption does not match any of the normal consumption patterns. In that case, the normal consumption patterns may be based on historical resource consumption through the meter, historical resource consumption by a customer currently associated with the meter, average resource ...
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Results There were 12,717 eligible patients in the primary cohort: the majority (86%) were female and the mean age was 51 years. Overall, 61% of patients had claims associated with extra-glandular disease manifestations. These patients experienced a higher disease burden with 41% reporting pain, fatigue and/or insomnia, compared with 12% of patients with glandular disease only who reported pain, fatigue and/or insomnia. Patients in the primary cohort incurred greater annual healthcare service costs (1.6 times greater for all causes and 1.5 times greater for pSS-related causes) and healthcare resource utilisation compared with the sicca-free comparator cohort. The largest difference in SS-related resource utilisation was in the number of office visits (primary cohort: 5.8 visits per patient; comparator cohort: 4.7 visits per patient). Patients with extra-glandular disease also incurred greater average annual costs and used more healthcare resources than patients with glandular disease only. ...
Introduction to Household Surveys for Evaluation of Primary Health Care Programs in Low and Middle Resource Settings: Introduces participants to fundamental skills needed to design and manage implementation of household surveys. Presents real world experiences of using the Knowledge, Practice, and Coverage (KPC) tool for household surveys in middle and low-resource settings.
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Contribution and significance. The practical contribution is to improve maternal healthcare in Uganda specifically through improved predictions of pregnancy complications in order for Uganda to meet the MDG5. Furthermore, the research supports the task shifting strategy by increasing access to quality care in low resource settings. The theoretical contribution is to identify how social capital theory and the service innovation framework enhance the use of IT to co-create value in the low-resource setting.. 2. Literature. Value co-creation in the service-dominant (S-D) lens is defined as the processes and activities that underlie resource integration and incorporate different actor roles in the service ecosystem (Lusch and Nambisan, 2015).. The task shifting strategy presents challenges of inadequate access to quality maternal healthcare services in the rural communities. The quality of healthcare is not only achieved through service delivery but also through improved healthcare outcomes or the ...
Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) results in a heavy burden on healthcare resources, and this burden is increasing due to a number of factors. By the nature of this chronic illness, mathematical modelling is the only method available to investigate the cost-effectiveness of new treatments in T2DM. To help populate and validate a new model of T2DM, this study was undertaken with the objective of quantifying hospital resource use as patients with and without diabetes approach death. Using the Cardiff Diabetes Database, mortality data from the Office of National Stistics for 1996 were linked to existing hospital records using probability matching techniques. Costs were attributed using a statistical costing technique (healthcare resource groups (HRGs)). Costs are UK 2000 prices. There were 4,394 deaths of which 412 (9.4%) were for patients with diabetes. In the year before death 380 (92%) DM+ patients with diabetes were admitted as an inpatient compared with 73% DM-, a relative rate of 1.27. Total inpatient ...
The Gaucher earlier diagnosis consensus point-scoring system (GED-C PSS): Evaluation of a prototype in Finnish Gaucher disease patients and feasibility of screening retrospective electronic health record data for the recognition of potential undiagnosed patients in Finland, Savolainen MJ, Karlsson A, Rohkimainen S, Toppila I, Lassenius MI, Vaca Falconi C, Uusi-Rauva K ja Elomaa K. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism Reports (2021) DOI: 10.1016/j.ymgmr.2021.100725. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ymgmr.2021.100725. My Migraine Voice survey: disease impact on healthcare resource utilization, personal and working life in Finland, Sumelahti M-J, Sumanen M, Sumanen MS, Tuominen S, Vikkula J, Honkala SM, Rosqvist S ja Korolainen MA. The Journal of Headache and Pain (2020) DOI: 10.1186/s10194-020-01185-4. https://thejournalofheadacheandpain.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s10194-020-01185-4. Recurrent hospitalizations are associated with increased mortality across the ejection fraction range in heart ...
CITPH promotes improved quality of health care, reductions in costs, and improved access to public health services through technology-enabled health solutions. CITPH is engaged in research, demonstrations, program evaluation, and dissemination of its findings for practice improvement and informing public policy. CITPH studies and evaluates patient-centered, technology-enabled health care innovations that improve population health, represent cost-effective solutions in low resource settings, and can be deployed on a large scale to drive real systems change. ...
Background: Influenza-like illness (ILI) among elderly living in residential care homes (RCHE) is a common cause for hospitalization. We examined the incidence, underlying aetiology, natural history and associated healthcare resource utilization related to ILI in the RCHE population. Methods: A prospective study of ILI in 4 RCHEs in Shatin, HK, from Apr 2006 to Mar 2007 was conducted. Each RCHE was monitored daily for ILI occurrence, and followed up until resolution of illness or death. Clinical features were recorded whereas sputum, nasopharyngeal aspirate, blood, and urine specimens were examined for underlying aetiology. Results: 259 episodes of ILI occurred in 194 subjects, with mild peaks in winter and summer, over a sustained level throughout the year. Infection agent was identified in 61.4% of all episodes, comprising bacterial infection in 53.3% and viral in 46.7%. Multiple infections occurred in 16.2% of subjects. The most frequent organisms were Streptococcus pneumoniae, followed by ...
XALIA - which included approximately 5,000 patients from 21 countries - evaluated the safety and effectiveness of XARELTO®, taken once daily, for the treatment of DVT in routine clinical practice as compared to standard anticoagulation. The primary outcome was the incidence of adverse events (major bleeding, recurrent blood clots and all-cause mortality). Healthcare resource utilization, including length of stay, also was evaluated. A propensity score analysis was completed to address differences in baseline characteristics and help correct any selection bias. Methodological and other differences between the studies limit the ability to directly compare results of XALIA to the pivotal Phase 3 EINSTEIN-DVT study, which was used by regulatory authorities worldwide to approve XARELTO®. ...
The course content includes key aspects of the PSM systems, based on in-country case studies. By the end of the course, participants will be:. i. Able to critically appraise PSM plans, in the context of organisational structures and health systems in which they are placed. ii. Conversant with the different approaches and methodologies to assess PSM systems. iii. Able to identify factors contributing to a well-performing PSM system in developing countries. iv. Measure the performance of a PSM system using appropriate indicators. v. Introduced to problem solving oriented approaches to capacity building for pharmaceutical systems in low resource settings. vi. Equipped with skills to evaluate a PSM system from a local funding agent perspective. vii. Equipped with the necessary skills to prepare various reports required in consultancies for PSM capacity building. Course. ...
Laerdal Global Health (LGH) was established as the non-profit sister company to Laerdal Medical dedicated to helping save lives of mothers and newborns in low resource settings.
Laerdal Global Health (LGH) was established as the non-profit sister company to Laerdal Medical dedicated to helping save lives of mothers and newborns in low resource settings.
An agreement between the United States Agency for International Development and the Population Council announced Monday for the development of a non-antiretroviral-based compound to block HIV and other sexually transmitted infections could yield a low-risk, easy access product for women in low resource settings in as few as a dozen years, if a promising new […]. ...
Lateral flow tests (LFTs) have been identified as a diagnostic technology well suited for point-of-care use in low resource settings. In addition to being rapid, affordable, disposable, and easy to use, fluid transport of sample and reagents through the device occurs due to the capillary pressure of the strip material, rather ...
Methods This 6-year geographic study of 7679 on-scene patients with suspected stroke with a positive Cincinnati Prehospital Stroke Scale (CPSS) score identified 4037 patients with all three CPSS items who were suspected as having an LVO. Geographic, population, and patient coverage rates for hospitals providing IV thrombolysis and those providing EVT were identified according to hospital service areas, defined as geographic districts with access to a hospital within a ≤15 min off-peak driving time estimated using Google Maps. Moreover, we estimated the effects on resource redistribution when implementing a bypass strategy. ...
Both phenomena, slums and tumors, often develop in the periphery of the host (carcinomas develop from epithelial tissue separated by host by basement membrane while slums have their origin in the outskirts of towns where real state is less expensive) where resources are limited and uncontrolled growth lead to gradients of resources and harsh conditions.. Both systems invade by trashing their surroundings: tumors invade healthy tissue by both degradation of extracellular matrix and by causing death of healthy cells; it is known that tumors constitutively metabolize glucose anaerobically producing lactic acid [3, 4] even in presence of oxygen. It was proposed that this glycolytic phenotype would be a mechanism through which tumors would intoxicate their surroundings in order to kill healthy tissue and make room for new tumor cells [4]. A similar mechanism is found in the periphery of growing slums: a wave of devaluation of real state moves outwards of the slum propagated by criminality which ...
Community-acquired pneumonia is often easily treatable and can be managed without hospitalization; however, it continues to be an important cause of morbidity and mortality despite modern antimicrobial therapy. Assuming that resources are limited and because older people are at higher risk, it might seem legitimate to inquire whether the elderly receive sufficient benefit compared with younger patients to justify treatment. The study by Brancati and colleagues adds to the accumulating evidence that decisions to limit treatment on the basis of advanced age alone cannot be supported on scientific grounds. The study was strengthened by its prospective design, completeness and duration of follow-up, and power to detect significant relative risk differences between the oldest and youngest groups. Although some might dispute the definitions for designating moderate and severe comorbidity, the authors finding that the severity of underlying medical conditions predicted mortality, whereas age alone did ...
Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research aims to publish findings of doctors at grass root level and post graduate students, so that all unique medical experiences are recorded in literature.
David Katzenstein is the author of this article in the Journal of Visualized Experiments: An Affordable HIV-1 Drug Resistance Monitoring Method for Resource Limited Settings
Epidemics of the SIS form apply to a small but important class of epidemics in which infected individuals recover and can be reinfected (Murray 2002). With just two interconnected regions of hosts and a fixed population size, our SIS formulation allows a rigorous analysis to show that, under certain initial conditions, equalizing infection in each subpopulation is the worst possible strategy when resources are limited for control. It also shows that treatment should be focused on subpopulations with the lower level of infected individuals. This is equivalent to allocating treatment preferentially to subpopulations with the higher proportions of susceptible individuals. The methods introduced here provide new insights into optimal disease control. The results overturn a simple intuition that preference should normally be given to strategies designed to equalize infection in different subpopulations. This paper presents an alternative intuition that derives from the influence of treatment on the ...
With the increasing hardware diversity comes an increasing need for software adaptation and significant re-engineering, or in some cases the need to rewrite code from scratch. Since the effort required is significant and the resources are limited, it is of primary importance to facilitate the re-use of codes and libraries. At the same time, this will also improve portability
Individuals in jail have far higher rates of physical heath problems, mental illness and substance use disorder than the general population, and studies have shown that access to treatment can improve public safety. Counties across the country are developing innovative cross-system approaches to more effectively treat justice-involved individuals with health needs, more efficiently use resources and improve outcomes for individuals and the community. This workshop will feature a national expert detailing ways counties can institutionalize collaboration, and two counties will share their efforts to combine or link justice and health resources to better serve residents.. ...
Differences in one-year health outcomes and resource utilization by definition of prolonged mechanical ventilation: a prospective cohort study.
1.2 Is hep C the same as hep A and hep B?. Hep A, hep B and hep C are all different viruses which can cause liver inflammation. Each virus is transmitted in different ways. You can be vaccinated against hep A and hep B, but there is no vaccine to prevent hep C. It is possible to have different hepatitis viruses at the same time.. About 1 in every 100 people in Australia and around the world has hep C, and many people dont know that they have it. People can have hep C and not know because it can take many years for symptoms to appear ...
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Absolute CD4 T-cell counting in resource-poor settings: direct volumetric measurements versus bead-based clinical flow cytometry instruments ...
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HEALTHCARE RESOURCES FOR CHIRIQUI PROVINCE Version 1.7, January 11, 2018 The information contained in this listing of healthcare resources was originally compiled by Mary Lynah many years ago. Beginning August 2017, this resource listing is now maintained by Doug and Jo Johnson, who are full-time Boquete residents, having retired several years ago from legal and medical careers. Some of the information in this listing is several years old and has not yet been verified by the the new Healthcare Resources custodians. If you discover incorrect, outdated, or missing information, please notify Doug and Jo, and they will research, validate, and then post the correct information on this listing for everyones benefit. Doug and Jo may be contacted by PM (private message) here on CL using the @Doug and Jo display name, or by regular email to [email protected] It is strongly preferred that communications with Doug and Jo about this listing not be conducted by postings in this forum or in this ...
Half of what youll learn in medical school will be shown to be either dead wrong or out of date within five years of your graduation; the trouble is that nobody can tell you which half - so the most important thing to learn is how to learn on your own.. David Sackett, M.D.. Introduction to Searching & Using this Guide. The resources listed on this guide are a starting point for discovering the best resources to answer a variety of questions. Your answer may be found in more than one resource so you can simply choose your favorite one, or you may have to try a number of resources in order to find the best information. We encourage you to use a variety of resources and seek different opinions by choosing different resources. As you move through your medical career, developing great habits for life-long learning is very important. Use these cases to get to know and develop your favorite resources to support that activity.. Jump to Current Case resources.. ...
We invite all of our patients to become active participants in their own care, including finding opportunities for health education. Following are a number of online resources that provide easy access to current and accurate information on a wide variety of health topics. Click on each hyperlink below to access the site. ...
Mental health; National Medicines utilisation unit; NHS Resources; Performance management (HEAT); Primary Care information; ... ISD is part of the Public Health and Intelligence Strategic Business Unit of Public Health Scotland. From January 2015, ISD has ... Reform, Public Health. "Public Health Scotland overview". publichealthreform.scot. Retrieved 13 March 2020. Official website. ... The Information Services Division (ISD) is the part of NHS Scotland that provides health information, health intelligence, ...
Men's Health writer Evan Romano said "In only a few lines, this character has already had some very impressive lore built ... Comic Book Resources. Retrieved February 22, 2020. Elvy, Craig (December 10, 2019). "Star Wars Is Trying To Make Obi-Wan's High ... Men's Health. Retrieved February 22, 2020. Britt, Ryan (December 6, 2019). "Did 'The Mandalorian' Episode 5 just bring back ... who nursed her back to health using cybernetics and recruited her as his partner. She accompanies Fett to Tython, where they ...
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Energy Resources; Pharmaceutical & Health Technology; Physics-Astronomy-Mathematics; Science-Technology; Social Science; Solo ... In fact, it is likely a special librarian does not work in a library, but rather an information center or resource center. The ... Resource Management; Food, Agriculture & Nutrition; Government Information; Information Technology; Insurance & Employee ... or creative use of electronic resources contribute to increased membership and expanded professional development. SAAAC awards ...
Health: Tragic Tale (archived here) Summit Business Media: National Underwriter Life & Health: Make Mine Mantlo (editorial ... Hatcher, Greg (October 27, 2006). "Friday with David Yurkovich". Comic Book Resources. Archived from the original on September ... Coffin, Bill (November 7, 2011). "Tragic Tale". National Underwriter Life & Health. Archived from the original on January 3, ...
Health Effects. Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (US). [1] Baird, Gabriel (2011-08-03). "Thomas Edison provided ... California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle). Retrieved 5 September 2012. "Battery Care, Use and ... Alkaline batteries contain zinc and manganese dioxide (Health codes 1), which can be toxic in higher concentrations. However, ... Environmental Resources Management, DEFRA. p. 230. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 October 2013. Retrieved 29 July 2014 ...
Body Health Resources Corporation. Spring 2000. Retrieved 2007-04-17. Johnson, Kevin (2002-04-18). "Federal judge backs Oregon ... Official Oregon Health Authority page on the DWDA with Annual Reports Web site in favor of law Briefs filed by the state of ... The law also specifies a patient's decision to end his or her life shall not "have an effect upon a life, health, or accident ... "Oregon Death with Dignity Act: 2015 Data Summary" (PDF). Oregon Public Health Division. State of Oregon. 2016-02-04. Retrieved ...
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The United States Department of Health and Human Services has two agencies that define rural areas. The Health Resources and ... Health Resources & Services Administration. Retrieved March 30, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "2010 Frontier ... "Modernizing Rural Health Care: Coverage, quality and innovation" (PDF). unitedhealthgroup.com. UnitedHealth Center for Health ... There are significant health disparities between urban and rural areas of the United States. The per capita rate of primary ...
... mental health, and physical health-it is considered a fundamental aspect of students' development. A sense of belonging to ... Education Resources Information Center. Holt-Lunstad, Julianne; Smith, Timothy B.; Layton, J. Bradley (2010). "Social ... Research has shown that when students feel a greater sense of school belonging, their mental health and well-being is improved ... Arslan, G.; Allen, K.; Ryan, T. (2020). "Exploring the Impacts of School Belonging on Youth Wellbeing and Mental Health]: A ...
"Mercury and health". World Health Organization. Retrieved 2016-06-14. "Posted Streams, Rivers, and Reservoirs in Tennessee" ( ... PDF). Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. Tennessee Division of Water Resources. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-05- ...
Bethesda, Maryland: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, ... As the United States National Release Center for SNOMED CT, NLM provides SNOMED CT data and resources to licensees of the NLM ... Department of Defense to the Public Health Service of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare and renamed the National ... These resources are accessible without charge on the internet. The United States National Library of Medicine Radiation ...
... geological resources and risks; citizen protection, health and safety; space and defence; laboratory support and testing; etc. ...
Australian Drug Information for the Health Care Professional. Castle Hill: Therapeutic Information Resources Australia.[page ... World Health Organization (2019). World Health Organization model list of essential medicines: 21st list 2019. Geneva: World ... Health Organization. hdl:10665/325771. WHO/MVP/EMP/IAU/2019.06. License: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO. Therapeutic Information Resources ... It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the safest and most effective medicines needed in a ...
e.g., Racino, J. (1988). Resources on supporting people with extensive health care needs in the community. Syracuse, NY: Center ... and in adult mental health. In children's mental health, family support and advocacy organizations are viewed to be increasing ... Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services. (1999). "Family support services." Madison, WI: Author. Racino, J. (1999). ... Chung, I. & Samperi, F. (2004). An east-west approach to serving Chinese immigrants in a mental health setting. In: D. Drachman ...
Occupational Health and Safety is managed within most states under federal authority. State Occupational Safety and Health ... The Air Resources Board is responsible for public hazard disclosures in California. Pesticide use disclosures are made by each ... "State Occupational Safety and Health Plans". Occupational Health and Safety Administration. "Learn about Your Right to Know". ... Occupational Safety and Health Administration for hazardous materials to communicate health and safety risks needed by health ...
Tonawonda, NY: Multi-Health Systems. Product Number TOM20B. Green, P. (2005). Green's World Memory Test user's manual. Edmonton ... Odessa, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources. Rogers, R., Sewell, K. W., & Gillard, N. D. (2010). Structured Interview of ... When the patient cannot undertake the functions involved in these important roles, the psychologist or other mental health ... Lutz, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources. Product Number WW-6711-TM. American Bar Association - Tort Trial and Insurance ...
"Swine Flu Information". Washington - Department of Health and Human Resources. October 16, 2009. Retrieved October 20, 2009. [9 ... Department of Public Health. August 27, 2009. "Mass Public Health Blog , Promoting public health & wellness in Massachusetts". ... of Health". www.health.state.mn.us. "Mississippi H1N1 Swine Flu Cases by County, 2009". Mississippi - State Department of ... AP Health News Online Breaking News & Headlines from Associated Press - pennlive.com "Nevada State Health Division Weekly ...
Joint Commission Resources. p. 91. Comprehensive Textbook of Suicidology, pp. 290-1. Maris, Ronald W.; Berman; Alan L.; ... Hanging, with its connection to justice and injustice, is what the Department of Health and Aged Care of Australia calls a " ... A 2008 review of 56 countries based on World Health Organization mortality data found that hanging was the most common method ... National Institute of Mental Health. Retrieved 2 August 2011. (2001). Front Line of Defense: The Role of Nurses in Preventing ...
"CHARLES R. DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE Single Audit Report" (PDF). Health Resources and Services Administration. ... a pioneer in addressing youth violence as a public health issue and the first woman Commissioner of Public Health for the ... A Medical School Affiliation Agreement between L.A. County Health Agency and CDU provides the programs with support of up to $ ... College of Medicine College of Science and Health Mervyn M. Dymally School of Nursing Faculty members at CDU conduct ongoing, ...
Choctaw Health Center, Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians Cultural Resources Protection Program, Confederated Tribes of the ... health care; resource management; government policy development and reform; justice; inter-governmental relations; and economic ... natural resource management, economic development, health care, and social service provision. Institutions Matter. For ... Choctaw Health Center Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians Institutionalized Quality Improvement Program Puyallup Tribal Health ...
"Resources". Environmental Health Officer Professional Advisory Committee. U.S. Public Health Service. Policies and Standards. ... National Environmental Health Science and Protection Accreditation Council (EHAC) (recognized by the U.S. Public Health Service ... AHPGS - Accreditation Agency for Study Programs in Special Education, Care, Health Sciences and Social Work AKAST - Agency for ... This law, and successive modifications, report a list on University, Schools, budget and human resources for each University. ...
As per the information on the Psychological Assessment Resources (PAR) website (PAR is the publisher of the NEO-PI-R), the NEO- ... National Institute of Health. Cite journal requires ,journal= (help) Costa, Paul T.; McCrae, Robert R. (1985). "The NEO ... Odessa, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources, Inc. McCrae R. R.; Costa P. T.; Martin T. A. (2005). "The NEO PI-3: A more ... Lutz, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources, Inc. McCrae, Robert R.; Costa, Jr., Paul T.; Martin, Thomas A. (2005). "The NEO- ...
"Resources for Health Professionals: Scabies Medications". U.S. CDC. 19 April 2019. Archived from the original on 30 April 2015 ... World Health Organization (2009). Stuart MC, Kouimtzi M, Hill SR (eds.). WHO Model Formulary 2008. World Health Organization. p ... World Health Organization (2019). World Health Organization model list of essential medicines: 21st list 2019. Geneva: World ... Elsevier Health Sciences. p. 236. ISBN 978-0-7020-2858-8. Archived from the original on 24 March 2017. "Archived copy" (PDF). ...
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Prevention, CDC-Centers for Disease Control and (2019-05-24). "CDC - Fasciola - Resources for Health Professionals". www.cdc. ... Mòdol, Xavier (2018-10-26), "The challenge of providing primary health care services in crisis countries in the Eastern ...
... of jails have no mental health resources. In addition, small jails are less likely to have access to mental health resources ... Jails in richer areas are more likely to have access to mental health resources, and jails with more access to mental health ... According to the authors, Community Mental Health Centers focused their limited resources on individuals with less serious ... Homelessness and mental health § Incarceration Mental health among female offenders in the United States Incarceration in the ...
World Health Organization (2009). Stuart MC, Kouimtzi M, Hill SR (eds.). WHO Model Formulary 2008. World Health Organization. ... Council, National Research; Studies, Division on Earth and Life; Resources, Board on Agriculture and Natural; Animals, ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) World Health Organization (2019). World Health Organization model list of essential ... Geneva: World Health Organization. hdl:10665/325771. WHO/MVP/EMP/IAU/2019.06. License: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO. Appenzeller-Herzog ...
"The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Health System.. *^ de Jong T, Bannink N, Bredero-Boelhouwer HH, van Veelen ML, ... External resources. *MedlinePlus: 001590. *eMedicine: med/2897. *GeneReviews: FGFR-Related Craniosynostosis Syndromes ...
Environmental Resource Center for Higher Education. *Pesticide Use and Water Quality: Are the Laws Complementary or in Conflict ... in order to meet current health and safety standards, labeling requirements, and for risk regulation and moderation.[2][6][17] ... public health pesticides, or minor use pesticides at the EPA's discretion, and failure to pay reregistration fees or ... that has been determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services not to be a new animal drug by a regulation establishing ...
US Department of Health and Human Services. "Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (BMBL) 5th Edition" ... "scientific resources for research on filoviruses Receptum de "https://la.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Filoviridae&oldid= ... US Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) and US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). "National Select ... US National Institutes of Health (NIH), US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). "Biodefense - NIAID ...
Harris County Hospital District operates the Baytown Health Center in Baytown. The center opened on February 14, 1967.[42] ... "Center for Research in Water Resources, The University of Texas at Austin. Archived from the original on February 4, 2007. ...
The NIAID resource booklet "Understanding the Immune System (pdf)". *^ Williams, Matthew A.; Bevan, Michael J. Effector and ... Immunobiology: the immune system in health and disease 5th ed. New York: Garland Pub. 2001. ISBN 978-0-8153-3642-6. OCLC ...
"Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 91 (9): 671-682D. doi:10.2471/BLT.12.113415. PMC 3790213. PMID 24101783.. ... External resources. *MedlinePlus: 000313. *eMedicine: article/117853. ‹ The template below (Endocrine pathology) is being ... "Health Technology Assessment. 13 (41): 1-190, 215-357, iii-iv. doi:10.3310/hta13410. hdl:10536/DRO/DU:30064294. PMID 19726018. ... The World Health Organization recommends testing those groups at high risk[63] and in 2014 the USPSTF is considering a similar ...
More permanent trade unions were established from the 1850s, better resourced but often less radical. The London Trades Council ... occupational health and safety standards, complaint procedures, rules governing status of employees including promotions, just ... International Maritime Human Resource Management textbook modules. Available at: https://skydrive.live.com/?cid= ... 18 (1), p. 94-106 https://pjms.zim.pcz.pl/resources/html/article/details?id=183839 ...
DeBakey High School for Health Professions in Houston, Texas is a magnet school specializing in medical sciences ... U.S. Department of Education resources: *Creating and Sustaining Successful K-8 Magnet ... and recognize what kinds of resources are offered to students at that respective school. In diverse urban contexts especially, ...
World War II required the academy to forgo its normal operation and to devote all of its resources toward meeting the emergency ... Public Health Service, or the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration. Regardless, graduates are required to maintain their ...
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"Lexington Comprehensive Cultural Resources Survey. Lexington Historical Commission. Retrieved 8 May 2018.. ... The complex cost $1.8 million and was considered the most modern mental health facility in the country.[3] ... Massachusetts Department of Mental Health. *Local History & Genealogy - Waltham Room, with information on the closing of the ...
Use of health and research resources. Research into alternative therapies has been criticized for "...diverting research time, ... National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH), US Dept. of Health and ... CAM includes such resources perceived by their users as associated with positive health outcomes. Boundaries within CAM and ... National Health Service in England (NHS), UK Dept. of Health. Archived from the original on 2013-04-03. Retrieved 2013-03-11.. ...
The Brazilian Highlands or Brazilian Plateau (Portuguese: Planalto Brasileiro) are an extensive geographical region, covering most of the eastern, southern and central portions of Brazil, in all approximately half of the country's land area, or some 4,500,000 km2 (1,930,511 sq mi). In addition, the vast majority of Brazil's population (190,755,799; 2010 census) lives in the highlands or on the narrow coastal region immediately adjacent to it. Ancient basaltic lava flows gave birth to much of the region. However, the time of dramatic geophysical activity is long past, as there is now no seismic or volcanic activity. Erosion has also played a large part in shaping the Highlands, forming extensive sedimentary deposits and wearing down the mountains. The Brazilian Highlands are recognized for the great diversity to be found there: within the region there are several different biomes, vastly different climatic conditions, many types of soil, and thousands of animal and plant species. ...
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... health care or education facilities.[24] In addition, it is still uncertain if the marshes will completely recover, given ... natural resources. Many of the marshes' inhabitants were displaced when the wetlands were drained during and after the 1991 ...
Human Resources Development Research Center, Kathmandu. *^ Hofer, Andras (1979). The Caste Hierarchy and the State of Nepal: A ... the social evils of untouchability and casteism while launching social welfare programmes in the areas of education and health ...
The French minister of education appointed a panel headed by Jean-Paul Fitoussi to inquire into economics teaching.[7] In 2000, the panel called for limited reform.[8] Articles associated with the movement were published in the Post-Autistic Economics Newsletter from September 2000. This electronic newsletter became the Post-Autistic Economics Review and, since 2008, has existed as the peer-reviewed journal Real-World Economics Review.[9] Several responses to the French students' open letter were also published in Le Monde. A counter-petition signed by 15 French economists was published in October 2000.[10] Robert Solow adhered to the "main thesis" of the French students' petition, but criticised the "opaque and almost incomprehensible" debate that followed among academics.[11] Olivier Blanchard also published a response defending mainstream economics.[9] Other notable economists, such as Steve Keen and James K. Galbraith, wrote elsewhere in support of the French students.[12] ...
Celebrating Noruz: A Resource Guide for Educators. Harvard University. "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) ... Seer (garlic), represents good health. *Serkeh (vinegar), represents patience. *Sonbol (hyacinth), represents spring ...
PATH's Vaccine Resource Library pneumococcal resources. *. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2012). "Ch. 16: ... An experimental research". Bulletin of the National Board of Health. . *^ Pasteur, Louis (1881). "Sur une maladie nouvelle ... The World Health Organization recommends routine childhood pneumococcal vaccination;[23] it is incorporated into the childhood ... "Pneumococcal Vaccination: Information for Health Care Providers". cdc.org. Archived from the original on 23 July 2016. ...
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  • As the 2020 school year gets underway, teachers all over the world face a unique set of mental health challenges. (forbes.com)
  • North Carolina 2020 Health Objectives - A statewide agenda that provides a direction for improving the health and well being of North Carolinians over the next decade. (nnlm.gov)
  • Open Enrollment for the ACA Health Insurance Marketplace is November 1 through December 15, 2020. (illinois.gov)
  • To celebrate, we're putting eye health in the national spotlight with our More Than Meets the Eye 2020 campaign. (nih.gov)
  • Following are links to information and guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on preparing for and responding to a public health emergency, including preparation guidebooks and resources on emergency management. (in.us)
  • Search travel health recommendations by country. (cdc.gov)
  • Search MedlinePlus , from the National Library of Medicine (NLM), to find evidence-based information from a variety of Mental Health and Behavior topics and resources in multiple languages . (nnlm.gov)
  • Find a Mental Health First Aid course near you using the search tool . (nnlm.gov)
  • Part of the US Department of Health and Human Services, this site has an extensive list of health topics to search, plus information on minority health and violence against women. (brown.edu)
  • Use Psychology Today's search engine or SAMHSA's search tool to find therapists, treatment facilities, health care centers, support groups, and more. (pa.gov)
  • Mental health treatment services are covered at no-cost for members. (cdc.gov)
  • SAMHSA is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. (cdc.gov)
  • This website was developed in part under a grant number 1U79SM060465-01 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). (uwm.edu)
  • Contact University Counseling Services (UCS) of the Norris Health Center for on-campus counseling needs. (uwm.edu)
  • General and the Secretary of Health and Human Services provide guidelines for infectious disease prevention, detection, and treatment of inmates and correctional employees who face exposure to infectious diseases in correctional facilities. (bop.gov)
  • UHRC partners with participating community groups and federations to help them access available services, schemes and resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • Groups and cluster-team members are also coached on negotiation skills and provided trainings on how to effectively negotiate with healthcare providers and other civic authorities through dialogue and formal applications to obtain health services and environmental services such as road paving, drain installation, sanitation/water infrastructure, garbage removal, and other entitlements. (wikipedia.org)
  • The services provided by Health and Counselling are mobile! (sfu.ca)
  • American Public Human Services Webinar on IBM Watson Health. (ibm.com)
  • NC Health Info- Go Local - Offers access to web sites of local health services, provides and programs serving residents of North Carolina. (nnlm.gov)
  • Through its connection with MedlinePlus, users of the site can get information about conditions, diseases and wellness, and find web sites of local health services, programs and providers throughout North Carolina. (nnlm.gov)
  • Funded under cooperative agreement number UG4LM012340 with the University of Maryland, Health Sciences and Human Services Library, and awarded by the DHHS, NIH, National Library of Medicine. (nnlm.gov)
  • NNLM and NETWORK OF THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE are service marks of the US Department of Health and Human Services . (nnlm.gov)
  • California Department of Health Services. (osha.gov)
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-149, (September 2007). (osha.gov)
  • You can also go to the Bias Incident Support Services website http://www.uky.edu/biss/ for additional information and resources. (uky.edu)
  • How Can You Address Increasing Demand for Behavioral Health Services? (aha.org)
  • The Tang Center provides comprehensive medical services to all registered Cal students whether or not they have the Student Health Insurance Plan ( SHIP ). (berkeley.edu)
  • The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), formerly known as the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), provides this link to the full text of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003 . (llrx.com)
  • In Illinois, every insurer that offers individual or group accident and health policies providing coverage for hospital or medical benefits or services for illnesses are required to provide coverage for reasonable and necessary treatment and services for mental, emotional, nervous, or substance use disorders or conditions. (illinois.gov)
  • The ACA requires that all health plans offered through the Marketplace cover mental health and substance use disorder services as an essential benefit. (illinois.gov)
  • The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) reports that racial and ethnic minority groups in the U.S. are less likely to have access to mental health services, less likely to use community mental health services, more likely to use emergency departments, and more likely to receive lower-quality care. (nnlm.gov)
  • Santa Barbara County Department of Public Health (clinic services, hours, etc. (countyofsb.org)
  • This page lists some resources relating to perinatal mental health and organizations within Montreal that provide health, social and cultural services for Indigenous peoples. (mcgill.ca)
  • The organization Postpartum Support International (PSI) lists resources such as groups, telephone support, and services that are available for no charge across the country. (mcgill.ca)
  • It seeks to assist individuals who are making the transition or pass through the urban community, by providing them access and/or referrals to different resources and services in the city, including health, social services, legal information, education, training and employment referrals. (mcgill.ca)
  • Offering more than a dozen programs and services, Native Montreal's mission is to promote the development of Indigenous culture, provide quality services in the domains of health, education and economic development. (mcgill.ca)
  • RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Quintiles today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Encore Health Resources (Encore), a leader in the health-information analytics and technology consulting services industry focused on healthcare providers. (businesswire.com)
  • Safety Net clinics provide health care for those who otherwise would have access barriers to quality health services, such as lack of coverage, geographic isolation, language and culture, mental illness and homelessness. (oregon.gov)
  • Services available include syringe exchange and disposal, risk reduction counseling and referrals to medical care, housing, STD treatment, mental health counseling and alcohol and drug treatment. (oregon.gov)
  • SAMHSA is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) whose mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. (oregon.gov)
  • My guest is doctor Jeff Rowe, he's supervising psychiatrist with San Diego County mental health services. (kpbs.org)
  • Services are provided at Public Health Centers located in Seattle and King County. (kingcounty.gov)
  • All services at Public Health Teen Clinics are free or low cost. (kingcounty.gov)
  • OBCC provides medical, dental, mental health and nutrition services to all families, regardless of their ability to pay. (kingcounty.gov)
  • Short-term shelter, nursing and behavioral health services are the key elements of medical respite's recuperative care. (kingcounty.gov)
  • At Public Health, our doctors and nurses are experts in family planning services. (kingcounty.gov)
  • The Counseling Centers located on the University City and Center City campuses offer free, confidential counseling services provided by mental health professionals to currently enrolled full-time undergraduate and graduate students in an atmosphere that is welcoming and comfortable for all students. (drexel.edu)
  • We are located on the 3rd floor of Health Services, at the corner of Brown and Charlesfield streets. (brown.edu)
  • Health Services provides a range of services including general health care, STI testing, inpatient services and emergency medical care. (brown.edu)
  • ULifeline is an online resource center where students can find information about mental health, learn the signs and symptoms of emotional problems, take the mental health assessment Self E-valuator, and link to services on campus. (brown.edu)
  • All Brown students can use Health Services! (brown.edu)
  • In 2015, they reported that Indian Health Services (IHS) were not providing the emergency contraceptive, Plan B One-Step, which is non-compliant with the FDA guidelines of 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • AcademyHealth provides information on the latest developments in the field of health services research (HSR). (academyhealth.org)
  • A selection of last year's ARM research is featured in the current issue of Health Services Research (HSR). (academyhealth.org)
  • With 32,000 records, HSRProj is the most comprehensive repository of information on health services research in the United States. (academyhealth.org)
  • HSRProj is an important data resource for science policy to help understand changes in the dynamic and constantly evolving field of health services of research. (academyhealth.org)
  • Why Do You Do Health Services or Health Policy Research? (academyhealth.org)
  • Learn how Student Health Services has partnered with other university health-related programs to find new and innovative ways to keep our community safe, and also access resources that will help educate you on minimizing your risk for contracting or spreading the virus. (sc.edu)
  • Student Health Services - Call Student Health Services to schedule a flu vaccine! (stonybrook.edu)
  • For questions about health services, your entitlements, or how to access HSE health or social services in your area? (hse.ie)
  • On Jan. 16, 2013, the President directed the Departments of Homeland Security, Education, Health and Human Services and Justice to create model emergency management plans for schools, institutions of higher education, and houses of worship. (astho.org)
  • The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) supports a wide array of very different programs and activities that promote access to needed health care for all, including primary health care centers, the National Health Service Corps, HIV/AIDS programs, maternal and child health activities, health professions training, rural health programs, organ donation and transplantation initiatives, and telehealth activities. (hhs.gov)
  • A key strategy used by all Bureau of Primary Health Care grantees is ro provide enabling services which may include transportation, translation, case management, health education, nutrition counseling and outreach--are not typically reimbursed under managed care. (hhs.gov)
  • The purpose of this study was to analyze the types and levels of enabling services provided by Community Migrant Health Centers (C/MHCs), how these services have changed over time, and whether enabling services improve outcomes and reduce costs. (hhs.gov)
  • About 95% of grantees provided case management and health education services. (hhs.gov)
  • The Professional Nurse Traineeship Program (PNT) is one of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) programs intended to alleviate access to primary care provider problems in medically underserved communities. (hhs.gov)
  • This study examined the impact of Medicaid managed care and other changes in health care coverage on the integrity and viability of safety-net providers operating in primary care settings, including those funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration, including Community and Migrant Health Centers, Maternal and Child Health programs, Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency (CARE) Act programs. (hhs.gov)
  • Provides inspiring activities, strategies, and stories that help challenge violence against women, improve access to family planning, foster safe motherhood, promote strategies for better sexual health, counteract restrictive gender roles, and improve health services for women and girls. (hesperian.org)
  • The University offers many opportunities for health and wellness at the workplace and in the maintenance of personal and work-life balance. (sfu.ca)
  • The Human Resources Learning and Development office provides opportunities for continuous learning and development by offering a range of professional development programs to employees, including workshops on wellness related topics. (sfu.ca)
  • Supervisors are requested to forward a list of names of employees who work with organophosphate or carbamate pesticides to Occupational Health and Wellness each year pre-season. (uoguelph.ca)
  • The results are to be forwarded to Occupational Health and Wellness at the University of Guelph, Alexander Hall Bldg. 31, Rm. (uoguelph.ca)
  • 179, as soon as they are available, in order that the Occupational Health and Wellness Nurse can review them. (uoguelph.ca)
  • If it is determined that further follow up is required, then Occupational Health and Wellness will contact the respective employee who may have significant changes or abnormalities in their results. (uoguelph.ca)
  • The program addresses issues from pediatric populations in accountable care, population attribution challenges, care coordination and data flow, population health analytics, and telehealth opportunities to support population wellness. (himss.org)
  • Psychologist and African American mental health expert, Rheeda Walker, PhD, offers important information on the mental health crisis in the Black community, how to combat stigma, spot potential mental illness, how to practice emotional wellness, and how to get the best care possible in a system steeped in racial bias. (nnlm.gov)
  • Featured sections include Medical Information, Health & Wellness and Latest News Headlines. (brown.edu)
  • Just as we strive for better physical wellness, we can take steps to improve our mental health. (pa.gov)
  • The Wellness Resource Center in the Health Education Department provides information, educational materials and workshops on moderate and responsible use of alcohol and other drugs, and tobacco cessation counseling programs. (washington.edu)
  • Visit the CDC page Taking Care of Your Emotional Health to learn how to recognize stress in yourself or others and explore resources and tips on how to cope. (cdc.gov)
  • Resources developed by state health departments to assist healthcare personnel with preventing infections in nursing homes, assisted living facilities and other long-term care facilities. (cdc.gov)
  • Here's how to save on your health care expenses this year. (bankrate.com)
  • The Senate health care bill would restrain Medicaid. (bankrate.com)
  • Keep the nation's health care woes from putting you on a financial critical list. (bankrate.com)
  • Just as much attention has rightly been paid to the mental health of essential frontline healthcare workers, we must consider and proactively care for the mental health of teachers. (forbes.com)
  • 2014 will be a big year for health care reform, with many key parts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) going into effect. (aoa.org)
  • Infection with MRSA has long been associated with exposure to a health care environment, particularly the inpatient hospital setting. (bop.gov)
  • Recent reports, however, indicate that new MRSA strains have evolved that are affecting previously healthy persons throughout the world without direct or indirect contact with health care facilities. (bop.gov)
  • It is the policy of the University to assist all active, regular full-time staff employees who are enrolled in a health care plan or plans by contributing toward the cost of the employee's coverage. (uky.edu)
  • An employee receiving the health care plan credit shall not continue to receive it during any month in which the employee is on leave without pay and receives no pay check, except for an employee is on an approved Family and Medical Leave without pay and an employee who is on an approved temporary disability ninety (90) days leave period without pay. (uky.edu)
  • An employee retired under the provisions of AR II who has a minimum of fifteen (15) years of regular full-time employment, or its equivalent, who has fifteen (15) years of continuous service up to the date of retirement, and who is enrolled in a health care plan at the time of retirement is eligible for the credit for as long as the employee's coverage continues. (uky.edu)
  • provides resources to find pre-travel care at a health department, travel medicine clinic, or yellow fever vaccination clinic. (cdc.gov)
  • Primary care providers face increased patient concerns about the effect environmental contaminants have on their health. (cdc.gov)
  • Busy primary care providers (today) seek creditable, fact-based resources to learn more about the environment's impact on health and how to respond to patient concerns. (cdc.gov)
  • ATSDR is striving to meet this need with evidence-based, environmental medicine educational materials that primary care providers can use to address environmental threats that have potential to impact the health of their patients. (cdc.gov)
  • We'll keep you up to date on Partners In Health's work bringing hope and health care to some of the world's poorest, hardest-to-reach communities. (pih.org)
  • Partners In Health's UHC Monitoring and Planning Tool is intended to help a diverse group of users plan comprehensive health care delivery, and monitor service coverage by linking inputs-such as staff, supplies, and infrastructure-with the burden of disease, to support the delivery of care. (pih.org)
  • This guideline describes how to implement Mentorship and Enhanced Supervision for Health Care and Quality Improvement, or MESH-QI, programs to improve quality of care, data collection, on-site education and clinical mentoring, as a model for Health Systems Strengthening. (pih.org)
  • This toolkit outlines the integrated care system that Partners In Health (PIH) is using in Neno District, Malawi, to combine resources for the screening, treatment and follow-up care of HIV and NCD patients. (pih.org)
  • Nurse mentors with advanced training are connected to nurses at rural health centers to improve the quality of care for patients. (pih.org)
  • The HIMSS Clinical & Business Intelligence Committee's Population Health Task Force has created the HIMSS Population Health Management and Capabilities Model that organizes a comprehensive list of over 400 functions and capabilities across ten domains, and maps to Value-Based Care (VBC) payment models to help bring clarity to your population health efforts. (himss.org)
  • This session explores Marshfield Clinic's approach to implementing system-wide population health initiatives and engagement of physician care teams by using their data to provide insights. (himss.org)
  • Adding to the ongoing national dialogue about the need for improved coordination and integration between public health and the healthcare delivery system, this presentation discusseshow to move from an acute care system into a coordinated seamless healthcare system to a Community Integrated Healthcare System. (himss.org)
  • In honor of its successful use of health IT to improve patient care while reducing costs, NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) has received Stage 7 revalidation on the acute care EMRAM and outpatient EMRAM for its hospitals and associated clinics. (himss.org)
  • create a culture of acceptance of the science behind and the importance of seeking mental health treatment, and the value of integrating physical and behavioral health in primary care. (aha.org)
  • Trendwatch Chartpack: Bringing Behavioral Health into the Care Continuum: Opportunities. (aha.org)
  • 9 Steps to Breastfeeding Friendly: Guidelines for Community Health Centers and Outpatient Care Settings. (ca.gov)
  • In addition, see Insurance Coverage and Costs for analyses of "private and public insurance coverage, the uninsured and the cost of health care" and of "incremental public insurance expansions. (llrx.com)
  • For example, an important provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA) in 2008, ensures that health insurance plans treat mental health and substance use disorders (MH/SUD) similarly to how they treat other health conditions. (illinois.gov)
  • Understand your health insurance plan and what types of care will need pre-authorization. (illinois.gov)
  • Poor mental health care access and quality contribute to poor mental health outcomes, including suicide, among racial and ethnic minority populations. (nnlm.gov)
  • If you are cleaning ash from a burned home or car, take special care to protect your health. (countyofsb.org)
  • There are many government and non-government organizations throughout the Unites States and in the Pacific Northwest that promote viral hepatitis awareness, provide information and educational materials, health advocacy, service provider training, and support for persons to access viral hepatitis information, screening, care and treatment. (oregon.gov)
  • Clinical sites that are part of the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) and provide health care to all, regardless of ability to pay. (oregon.gov)
  • OHP provides Oregonians access to coordinated health care. (oregon.gov)
  • Find Health Professional versions of PDQ information summaries on topics that cover adult and pediatric cancer treatment, supportive and palliative care, screening, prevention, genetics, and integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies. (cancer.gov)
  • Our program emphasizes linking people who are homeless into patient-centered care for medical, dental, mental health, and substance use conditions. (kingcounty.gov)
  • Provides primary health care and treats acute problems for adult patients residing in downtown Seattle. (kingcounty.gov)
  • Health care referrals for families with children. (kingcounty.gov)
  • This extensive site includes sections on Black Health News, Hot Topics and a Health Center with information on nutrition, self-care and alternative remedies. (brown.edu)
  • The "Agenda for Native Women's Reproductive Rights", which includes calls for culturally and age-appropriate sex education, affordable health care, reproductive rights and other issues for Native women, is still used in discussions today. (wikipedia.org)
  • The articles reflect the range of cutting edge research included at the ARM covering topics from EHR adoption to quality measures to patient safety - all with findings pointing to ways to improve health and the health care system. (academyhealth.org)
  • AcademyHealth is a partner organization of Clinical Scholars, a leadership development program for practitioners from diverse fields of health care. (academyhealth.org)
  • The Health Care Systems Research Network is seeking submissions to include in a forthcoming special issue of eGEMs that will serve as an evidence-informed toolkit to address the complex attributes of health and health care. (academyhealth.org)
  • If you have Medicaid coverage in Pennsylvania, you can find an in-network provider by clicking on the Behavioral Health Managed Care Organization (BH-MCO) listed for your county. (pa.gov)
  • CHIP covers all kids and teens with quality health care coverage. (pa.gov)
  • Learn about health care options and enrollment availability on the Department of Insurance website . (pa.gov)
  • You are valued and there are people who care about you and resources here to help. (pa.gov)
  • This Bright Spot profile from AcademyHealth's Community Health Learning Program highlights useful insights from the North Coast Health Improvement and Information Network's work to enhance care coordination for clients served by permanent supportive housing and shelter programs. (academyhealth.org)
  • The special supplement highlights how to optimally disseminate evidence related to health and health care, how to implement interventions to improve care across settings, and how to improve the health of the global population. (academyhealth.org)
  • The Center provides outpatient health and medical care for students enrolled at the University and their families, as well as faculty, staff and the community. (washington.edu)
  • The Attorney General's Office enforces health care laws to protect the rights of people in Massachusetts and to stop unfair or deceptive practices by insurers, providers, and pharmaceutical companies. (mass.gov)
  • The Attorney General's Health Care Division works to promote public health and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the health care system in Massachusetts. (mass.gov)
  • The Health Care Division includes a Mediation Unit and Helpline dedicated to helping people who are experiencing problems with their health insurance or provider billing. (mass.gov)
  • We Care assists departments in dealing with student crisis and provides information to faculty and staff who request guidance in identifying existing Northeastern resources and policies that can help students succeed. (northeastern.edu)
  • To improve the Nation s health by assuring equitable access to comprehensive, culturally competent, quality health care for all. (hhs.gov)
  • It was found that health center prenatal care users are twice as likely to be teenagers-- and twice as likely to be Hispanic -- than the comparable US prenatal population. (hhs.gov)
  • County specific health resource information system designed to be used by planners, policy makers, researchers, and other professionals interested in the nation's health care delivery system. (hhs.gov)
  • Data are collected on health care providers who receive AIDS education and training in 12 Reginal and 4 National AIDS Education & Training Centers representing 75 local performance sites. (hhs.gov)
  • The most widely-used health care manual for health workers, educators, and others involved in primary health care and health promotion around the world. (hesperian.org)
  • This basic dental manual uses clear language and step-by-step instructions to discuss preventive care of teeth and gums, diagnosis and treatment of common dental problems, and oral health and HIV. (hesperian.org)
  • A vital resource for practicing midwives and midwifery training programs around the world, this book covers the essentials of care before, during, and after birth. (hesperian.org)
  • Developed with the participation of women with disabilities in 42 countries, this guide helps women to overcome the barriers of social stigma and inadequate care to improve their general health, self-esteem, and independence. (hesperian.org)
  • Explore CHCS' publications, technical tools, and other resources to learn about opportunities to advance health care delivery innovations for low-income Americans. (chcs.org)
  • The Chancellor's Advisory Committee on Mental Health has developed this website in collaboration with the UWM Suicide Prevention Project and with the Division of University Relations and Communications. (uwm.edu)
  • Provides information on environmental lead poisoning and prevention for health professionals and the public at large. (osha.gov)
  • The resources in this section help educate and inform hospitals and health systems on the importance and value of reducing stigma, as well as prevention and early intervention initiatives for individuals with behavioral health disorders. (aha.org)
  • CSHRB's mission is to eradicate the harm caused by engagement in a variety of health risk behaviors through the development and implementation of novel prevention and treatment approaches. (washington.edu)
  • The Office of Prevention and Education at Northeastern provides education, consultation and programming on topics related to alcohol and other drugs, sexual violence prevention and sexual health. (northeastern.edu)
  • This web site contains authoritative, open-access resources for students and professionals interested in the prevention of workplace injuries and illnesses. (merlot.org)
  • To request educational material and brochures around health topics such as flu prevention, STD prevention, nutrition, etc please contact Kerri Mahoney at [email protected] . (stonybrook.edu)
  • Organizations like the Teachers Task Force are creating resources, such as this toolkit , to help teachers understand their role in re-opening schools, find answers for common questions, and implement practical tips for returning to the classroom. (forbes.com)
  • This toolkit makes it easier than ever to help connect moms to the oral health answers they need, providing healthy tips to patients and conversation tactics to providers like you. (aap.org)
  • This toolkit contains materials for both patient outreach and education around oral health as well as clinical resources to help integrate oral health into your practice. (aap.org)
  • If your state is among them, you'll find state-specific resources in the toolkit. (aap.org)
  • The Resource Toolkit is a comprehensive, searchable tool that identifies resources for specific interests or needs. (uky.edu)
  • Our Healthy Vision toolkit includes resources to encourage people to learn about protecting their vision. (nih.gov)
  • This toolkit consists of an array of documents and resources to develop and hold journal clubs across practice settings and programs. (aota.org)
  • A toolkit for state mental health commissioners. (astho.org)
  • In 2016, they released a guide called What To Do When You're Raped, a guide for Native girls which is free and provides advice and access to resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • Slum communities in UHRC program cities participate in health education and promotion sessions facilitated by UHRC field workers on topics such as maternal and child health, nutrition, hygiene, and environmental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The group published the Indigenous Women's Health Book, Within the Sacred Circle: Reproductive Rights, Environmental Health, Traditional Herbs and Remedies in 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quarterly newsletter produced by the Florida Department of Health, created to lend support to the One Health Initiative and is dedicated to enhancing the integration of animal, human, and environmental health for the benefit of all by demonstrating One Health in practice. (tn.gov)
  • See the Human Resources Learning and Development Course Schedule to register for courses offered in the current semester. (sfu.ca)
  • An employee approved for benefits under the long term disability program (see Human Resources Policy and Procedure Number 95.0: Long Term Disability Program) is eligible to receive the credit. (uky.edu)
  • An eligible employee on Worker's Compensation Leave (see Human Resources Policy and Procedure Number 96.0: Worker's Compensation) may be eligible to receive the credit. (uky.edu)
  • For all enquiries please contact the Human Resources Service Centre. (edu.au)
  • The manager have to continually reach out to human resources regarding the status of new employees. (glassdoor.com)
  • The Human Resources, Health, Safety and Environment document management system replaces our forms cabinet. (ualberta.ca)
  • Human Resources' mission is to be a proactive and strategic partner with the Harvard Chan School community in terms of how to recruit, manage, compensate, reward, develop and engage staff so that we can most effectively support the School's strategic priorities. (harvard.edu)
  • The latest Updates and Resources on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) . (aha.org)
  • We have launched a Harvard Chan coronavirus website as a central resource for our community where you can find the latest updates, guidance, and useful information and resources. (harvard.edu)
  • There is also a significant opportunity to adapt resources and practices from other workplaces and organizations to meet the needs of teachers. (forbes.com)
  • Through workshops and training sessions, women's groups are encouraged to begin promoting healthy practices and health seeking behaviors in their communities, such as going to the hospital when a woman goes into labor. (wikipedia.org)
  • These resources will inform you about evidence-based, best practices that you can implement at home. (ca.gov)
  • NCCAM is part of the National Institutes of Health and is dedicated to exploring complementary and alternative health practices in the context of rigorous science. (brown.edu)
  • In addition, we have curated a bank of resources for both researchers and the general public, aimed at translating findings from the evidence base to provide best practices with regard to promoting resilience. (harvard.edu)
  • The World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program offers medical and mental health treatment for members with a qualifying condition that is certified by the Program for coverage. (cdc.gov)
  • Visit the Covered Conditions webpage for examples of mental health conditions covered by the Program. (cdc.gov)
  • If you are not yet a member of the WTC Health Program, please visit the Apply webpage to learn if you are eligible. (cdc.gov)
  • The program works toward building their capacity to take charge of processes that affect family economics, health, education, nutrition, housing improvement and overall social wellbeing. (wikipedia.org)
  • This program was developed by the University Health Network staff. (sfu.ca)
  • DASH for Health is an online nutrition and weight loss program that is FREE to all Boston University employees and up to three of their adult household members. (bu.edu)
  • You will see the link that will connect you to the DASH for Health™ website where you can take a tour of the program and get more information about enrolling. (bu.edu)
  • The Cholinesterase Surveillance Program is a mandatory employee health monitoring program. (uoguelph.ca)
  • The objective of this program is to ensure that working with cholinesterase-inhibiting compounds such as organophosphate and carbamate pesticides is not adversely affecting the health of workers, by measuring the cholinesterase levels in blood. (uoguelph.ca)
  • North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (AHECs) - The NC AHEC program strives to meet the state's health and health workforce needs by providing educational programs in partnership with academic institutions, healthcare agencies, and other organizations committed to improving the health of the people of North Carolina. (nnlm.gov)
  • The following list includes primarily free resources that emphasize law, policy, and program implementation. (llrx.com)
  • Medicare, Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) are not group health plans or issuers of health insurance. (illinois.gov)
  • The evidence behind the program demonstrates that it does build mental health literacy, helping the public identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness. (nnlm.gov)
  • the School of Public Health, its research units and the UCB / UCSF Joint Medical Program. (berkeley.edu)
  • The Oregon Health Plan (OHP), is our state's Medicaid program. (oregon.gov)
  • Our National Eye Health Education Program (NEHEP) offers disease- and audience-specific programs for health educators. (nih.gov)
  • The Public and Community Health program is offered at the main campus in Murray and the regional campuses in Henderson, Hopkinsville, Madisonville, and Paducah. (murraystate.edu)
  • The program features two teams working innovatively to tackle oral health challenges in Georgia and Minnesota. (academyhealth.org)
  • This Bright Spot from AcademyHealth's Community Health Learning Program highlights useful insights from the Louisiana Public Health Institute's work to leverage health information technology to improve outcomes for individuals with serious mental illness. (academyhealth.org)
  • This Bright Spot profile from AcademyHealth's Community Health Learning Program highlights useful insights from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center's efforts to improve transitions from the hospital back into the community. (academyhealth.org)
  • The division also provides guidance and public reporting on the community benefits offered by nonprofit hospitals and health plans through the innovative Community Benefits Program. (mass.gov)
  • The goal of the voluntary accreditation program is to improve and protect the health of the public by advancing the quality and performance of Tribal, state, local, and territorial public health departments. (colorado.gov)
  • This is the official logo for the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program. (countyhealthrankings.org)
  • The Urban Health Resource Centre (UHRC) is a non-government organization in India that works towards improved the health, nutrition, well-being and social organization among poor urban communities. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 5-part series engaging the C&BI, population health, and telehealth communities in interactive, robust, all-party group/community dialogue and idea sharing. (himss.org)
  • Research published in AcademyHealth's eGEMs journal reveals a new model for monitoring the health of communities that is more efficient than traditional methods while still providing reliable information about a population's health. (academyhealth.org)
  • Communities can work together to improve health by following the steps around the Take Action Cycle. (countyhealthrankings.org)
  • nt strategies for all who are concerned about the well being of children with disabilities, especially those living in communities with limited resources. (hesperian.org)
  • New Solutions: A Journal of Environmental and Occupational Health Policy. (osha.gov)
  • The Occupational Health Nurse as well as the Occupational Health Physician, are available for consultation on personnel that have had a suspected exposure and/or incident to organophosphate or carbamate pesticides. (uoguelph.ca)
  • The EHR is a core part of the infrastructure needed to support the work of provider organizations, clinicians, and caregivers everywhere to achieve their population health goals. (himss.org)
  • This learning guide and supporting materials offer insights and lessons learned to organizations and projects looking to measure the social impact of community-level health work. (academyhealth.org)
  • This learning guide and supporting materials are intended for established collaborative bodies made up of numerous organizations that are embarking on a joint population health initiative. (academyhealth.org)
  • Event Request - CPO loves to partner with clubs, organizations and various campus departments to host educational workshops and trainings on health topics. (stonybrook.edu)
  • While we encourage other organizations to use our online resources, in order to prevent out-of-date or altered editions of our publications from being accessed online, we do not allow Hesperian publications to be posted on other sites (in PDF or any other form) without our explicit permission. (hesperian.org)
  • This comprehensive curriculum for Household Development Agents (specialized polyvalent community health workers (CHWs)), trained under a World Bank funded pilot, consists of 8 training units: Human Rights, Community Mobilization & Communication, Cholera, Family Planning, Diarrheal Disease, Vaccination, Reproductive Health, and Nutrition. (pih.org)
  • This information is provided by Emergency Preparedness within the Department of Public Health . (mass.gov)
  • A public health emergency could include a variety of incidents, including a disease outbreak, a bioterrorism attack, or a natural disaster. (in.us)
  • They are public health plans through which individuals obtain health information. (illinois.gov)
  • Bioscience, Natural Resources & Public Health Library: Take a visual tour of the library. (berkeley.edu)
  • Oregon law requires that syringes be disposed of in a manner that protects public health and safety. (oregon.gov)
  • Educational information, tools, and resources for health professionals caring for persons with cancer and addressing cancer as a public health problem. (cancer.gov)
  • Most Public Health Centers are open 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. (kingcounty.gov)
  • New research led by the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) and WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities finds it is possible to balance competing priorities and save lives by reframing road fatalities as a public health issue and taking a more integrated approach to road safety, strategies that are already working in some cities. (wri.org)
  • AcademyHealth examined the extent to which return on investment evidence is used to inform policymaking affecting public health and multi-sector work, and identified opportunities to advance its use. (academyhealth.org)
  • This guide provides a framework to guide decision-making around appropriate designs to evaluate public health and other service interventions. (academyhealth.org)
  • CDC uses a One Health approach by working with physicians, veterinarians, ecologists, and many others to monitor and control public health threats and to learn about how diseases spread among people, animals, and the environment. (tn.gov)
  • By using One Health-oriented communication, Minnesota's public and professionals will have the awareness needed to think innovatively and responsibly about approaches to optimizing antibiotic use within each health field. (tn.gov)
  • The Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health is more than just a place to work . (harvard.edu)
  • The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is also proud to hold the CEO Cancer Gold Standard™ accreditation , recognizing the organization's extraordinary commitment to the health of our employees and their families. (harvard.edu)
  • CDC offers a variety of resources for clinicians, communicators, laboratorians, emergency planners and responders, and disaster relief volunteers to prepare them to respond to a public health emergency. (cdc.gov)
  • Public Information Officers and CDC partners can find information about urgent public health incidents through the Health Alert Network (HAN). (cdc.gov)
  • According to the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) , accreditation is the measurement of a health department's performance against a set of nationally recognized and evidence-based standards, the issuance of recognition of achievement by a nationally recognized entity, and the continual development, revision, and distribution of public health standards. (colorado.gov)
  • Cluster-level congresses of women's groups and slum-level groups receive regular supervision, mentoring support and materials (such as steel containers to store registers, charts, behaviour promotion materials, floor mats to sit during meetings) from UHRC teams to carry out meetings and activities working towards improved health and well-being. (wikipedia.org)
  • This process involves training women's group members to become social health activists so they can conduct preventive and promotive health workshops and sessions for their peers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Questions to ask your healthcare professional if you are concerned about women's health issues. (healthinaging.org)
  • It provides health information by population groups, so you can go to sections on African American health, Asian American health, Native American health, Latino health, Men's health and Women's health among others. (brown.edu)
  • The Native American Women's Health Education Resource Center (NAWHERC) is a nonprofit organization that provides health resources to Native American women and also advocates for women's health, reproductive choices, economic issues and land and water rights. (wikipedia.org)
  • NAWHERC is first organization dedicated to women's health to open up on an Indian Reservation in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • NAWHERC collects information about Native women's health, often using a traditional Native American approach, the roundtable process. (wikipedia.org)
  • NAWHERC advocates for Native women's rights across the country, however, its main focus is on the health of Native women living in the Aberdeen area which includes women living in North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Nebraska. (wikipedia.org)
  • Windspeaker called the book "well-organized and comprehensive", with issues about women's health written by Native women and including chapters about women who are two-spirited. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other educational materials, such as pamphlets, created by NAWHERC have relevant, up-to-date information and practical advice for women's health. (wikipedia.org)
  • More Than Medicine: A History of the Feminist Women's Health Movement. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Coalition of Community Health Clinics is a non-profit network of 14 safety net clinics in the Portland-Metro Area. (oregon.gov)
  • Neighborcare Health has many clinics in the area. (kingcounty.gov)
  • For those that may be covered for a physical health condition but are feeling distressed, please call your Clinical Center of Excellence or the Nationwide Provider Network for a mental health appointment. (cdc.gov)
  • Other campus resources for dealing with racial and identity-based trauma include the Counseling Center and the Office of Work-Life. (uky.edu)
  • If you have a documented disability that requires academic accommodations, please see the Disability Resource Center as soon as possible during scheduled office hours. (uky.edu)
  • In order to receive accommodations in a course, you must provide a Letter of Accommodation from the Disability Resource Center (DRC). (uky.edu)
  • The Student Health Insurance Office is located in the Tang Center , Room 3200. (berkeley.edu)
  • The Center for Studying Health System Change (HSC) is a nonpartisan health policy think tank and research center. (llrx.com)
  • In this podcast, she is joined by Claudia Adriazola-Steil, director for health & road safety at the WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities, as they discuss the unimaginable toll-emotional and economic-taken by road deaths, and what we can do to turn this loss into action. (wri.org)
  • Our Center is taking an active role in translating the science on COVID-19 that is relevant to people's lives, providing actionable information that includes mindful use of social media and tips for maintaining well-being, in addition to other resources which are available on Project SANCHAR's COVID-19 Dashboard . (harvard.edu)
  • The Disability Resource Center is dedicated, in partnership with their diverse constituents, to being a model access office with state-of-the-art technology, cutting edge service provision, and exemplary customer service. (northeastern.edu)
  • The One Health Commission is a 501(c)(3) globally focused organization dedicated to promoting improved health of people, domestic animals, wildlife, plants and the environment. (tn.gov)
  • As an organization, we are a global citizen, committed to advancing health world-wide. (harvard.edu)
  • Discussing vital healthcare subjects ranging from regulatory and legislative initiatives to population health and revenue cycle improvement, leading subject matter experts from HIMSS participated in three days of special-edition broadcasts live from HIMSS16 in Las Vegas and produced by RACmonitor. (himss.org)
  • Can Electronic Health Records Be Used for Population Health Surveillance? (academyhealth.org)
  • Communicators can use Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication (CERC) trainings, tools, and resources to communicate effectively during emergencies. (cdc.gov)
  • This section provides useful resources and guidance materials for both employers and workers. (osha.gov)
  • Clinicians can stay up-to-date on the latest CDC guidance on health threats, find training opportunities, and receive direct email support through Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA). (cdc.gov)
  • The Secretary of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW) questioned the proposed manner of funding for the move of the Health Resources Administration (HRA) to Hyattsville, Maryland. (gao.gov)
  • To successfully achieve accreditation, a health department must complete a series of processes and steps described in detail on the PHAB website . (colorado.gov)
  • That's why the Health Promotion Office provides University of Rochester students with trusted and evidence-based health information on a variety of college health topics. (rochester.edu)
  • UHRC provides targeted trainings and workshops to community groups on topics such as (a) acquiring knowledge, (b) building negotiations skills and, (c) interfacing with diverse government agencies to improve slum living environments and access to health, nutrition and social entitlements. (wikipedia.org)
  • Our team of expert staff can come to your group or class to deliver a workshop covering a range of health topics. (sfu.ca)
  • featuring common travel health topics, general information for travelers, information for travelers with special needs, and information for different types of travel. (cdc.gov)
  • The Health Topics section offers information about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of mental illnesses. (brown.edu)
  • It offers immediate mental health counselling and crisis intervention to all Indigenous peoples across Canada. (mcgill.ca)
  • Inform the operator that you are calling about a mental health crisis. (pa.gov)
  • Moreover, while this is a time of hardship for most people, we also know that people with more social and economic disadvantage are disproportionately affected, with relatively fewer resources with which to maintain physical, mental, social and financial health throughout the crisis period. (harvard.edu)
  • Additional information on latest research and resources for healthcare professionals is also available. (ihs.gov)
  • She serves on the board of the Internet Healthcare Coalition and on URAC's Health Web Site Accreditation Committee, and is a frequent writer and speaker on e-health, Internet research, business communications, and organizational culture. (llrx.com)
  • This area of the site gives access to a range of online information resources for HSE employees and other healthcare workers. (hse.ie)
  • Health Promotion is available for confidential individual appointments and group education on a variety of health issues, alcohol, other drugs, nutrition and safer sex. (brown.edu)
  • The mental health clinic provides referral for alcohol- and other drug-abuse problems, therapy for a variety of personal concerns, and medications management. (washington.edu)
  • Find news and advice on health insurance, Medicaid, open enrollment and more. (bankrate.com)
  • Medicaid and Medicare are government health programs, but don't confuse them. (bankrate.com)
  • UWM is a caring community that strives to support and promote student well-being on a variety of levels, recognizing that attention to emotional health is essential to the educational and social pursuits of all individuals. (uwm.edu)
  • Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov is a downloadable comprehensive and culturally appropriate, user-friendly 10-lesson course on heart-health education for the Native American community. (ihs.gov)
  • 1. Salud Today - Has an online forum to stimulate "an ongoing discussion among Latino families, community leaders, health researchers and all others who are interested in improving the health of Latinos across the U.S. (foxnews.com)
  • 2. Hispanic Latino Health - provides health information "with a focus on the Hispanic/Latino community in the United States . (foxnews.com)
  • OSHA maintains this chemical database as a convenient reference for the occupational safety and health community. (osha.gov)
  • We are committed to providing an exceptional educational experience while safeguarding the health of our community. (uky.edu)
  • Although library staff cannot answer specific questions about medical conditions or treatment options, they can guide their community members to trusted health information so that they can make educated decisions about their health and that of their loved ones. (nnlm.gov)
  • This is a partial list of Drexel resources who work to address substance abuse issues in the Drexel community. (drexel.edu)
  • This learning guide and supporting materials offer insights and lessons learned to those considering or already implementing a community health information exchange. (academyhealth.org)
  • An essential resource that helps a community understand, treat, and prevent many health problems that affect women. (hesperian.org)
  • An indispensable resource for health educators, this book provides hundreds of methods, aids, and learning strategies to make health education engaging and effective, encouraging community involvement through participatory education. (hesperian.org)
  • WebMD is a comprehensive health web site. (brown.edu)
  • This web site is a service of the National Library of Medicine, which is part of the National Institutes of Health. (brown.edu)
  • Here's what's happening on the HealthyPlace site this week: Mental Health Apps: Beneficial or Harmful? (healthyplace.com)
  • We offer a range of health and wellbeing benefits for all employees, these cover fitness and lifestyle as well as mental and physical health. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Under this model, interventions are delivered to patients who share a common condition, regardless of their true need for a given resource or service. (himss.org)
  • Scroll down to find links to download resources in English and Spanish. (aap.org)
  • Find Mental Health Month Electronic Bulletin Slides and Social Media promotional materials from the NNLM National Health Observances website. (nnlm.gov)
  • You'll also find handy resources about eye health in our extensive library of NEI outreach materials. (nih.gov)
  • Here you will find links to various University and College resources. (unf.edu)
  • Telehealth Ontario is a free, confidential service you can call to get health advice or information. (queensu.ca)
  • Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov website contains heart-healthy recipes for family-friendly meals and includes resource tools, action guides, videos and protocols to support heart health. (ihs.gov)
  • The Autism Response Team (ART) is specially trained to connect people with autism, their families, and caregivers to information, tools, and resources. (autismspeaks.org)
  • Visit our Resources section for other helpful digital nursing links and tools. (discovernursing.com)
  • Emergency health professionals can use these trainings, tools, and resources to effectively prepare for and respond to an emergency. (cdc.gov)
  • We have hundreds of printable fact sheets, handouts, and other materials on eye health and specific diseases and conditions. (nih.gov)
  • One-hour monthly webinars (1st Wednesday of the month, 2-3pm ET) that provide timely education on zoonotic and infectious diseases, One Health, and related health threats at the animal-human-ecosystem interface. (tn.gov)
  • Pennsylvania's Support & Referral Helpline connects Pennsylvanians with mental and emotional support and to local resources. (pa.gov)
  • This Workplace Data and Statistics page provides quick access to a broad range of CDC/NIOSH surveillance resources connected to research initiatives across the Institute. (osha.gov)
  • Parity laws are federal and state regulations that remove limits imposed by health insurers on access to mental health benefits that are more restrictive than those imposed on medical and surgical benefits. (illinois.gov)
  • Tells the story of how Latino Health Access developed its groundbreaking model of peer-to-peer outreach and education in Santa Ana, California to address health problems exacerbated by poverty and discrimination. (hesperian.org)
  • This page provides information regarding other safety and health training resources or opportunities that may be of value or interest to Susan Harwood grantees. (osha.gov)
  • Use the page as a central checkpoint for the latest NIOSH surveillance data and statistical resources as well as important NIOSH historic surveillance information. (osha.gov)
  • This web page provides numerous resources related to occupational exposure to lead. (osha.gov)
  • Welcome to the Brooks College of Health Student Resources page. (unf.edu)
  • For recovery resources and treatment options, please see our "In Recovery or Seeking Treatment" page. (washington.edu)
  • Pavilion for Women and Children, 900 Pacific Ave. Call 425-304-6000 to learn more about classes or see www.providence.org: Click on Everett, then "Health Information &Classes. (heraldnet.com)
  • Learn more about DASH for Health . (bu.edu)
  • Learn the laws that protect you when you are seeking mental health and substance use disorder treatment. (illinois.gov)
  • Caring for the Mind is an NNLM online course for library staff to learn how to effectively provide mental health information at their libraries. (nnlm.gov)
  • Participants learn about the best electronic resources to consult as well as ways to improve their print collections. (nnlm.gov)
  • and learn about emerging and important issues in One Health. (tn.gov)
  • This seems an opportune moment to bring together what we know about well-being and resilience, and to share resources that will make it possible to learn more as the situation unfolds. (harvard.edu)
  • To learn more about the new policies visit the resources below. (harvard.edu)
  • These marketplaces sell health plans primarily to people who do not have insurance. (aoa.org)
  • Working Through It™ - This series of videos is designed to speak directly to people struggling with mental health issues. (uoguelph.ca)
  • Harm reduction and motivational interviewing techniques are used to engage people in identifying their needs and taking steps toward improving their health. (kingcounty.gov)
  • however, what sets us apart is that we are committed to providing information and resources for people recovering from alcoholism and addiction (and their families) in Southeast Pennsylvania including Bucks County, Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County and the City of Philadelphia. (drexel.edu)
  • The One Health concept recognizes that the health of people is connected to the health of animals and the environment. (tn.gov)
  • One Health is the integrative effort of multiple disciplines working locally, nationally, and globally to attain optimal health for people, animals, and the environment. (tn.gov)
  • One Health is an approach to ensure the well being of people, animals and the environment through collaborative problem solving - locally, nationally, and globally. (tn.gov)
  • Evidence is lacking concerning the effectiveness of vitamins and dietary supplements in boosting brain health, but that doesn't stop people from using them, according to new AARP research. (aarp.org)
  • Our free online resources are used by over 20,000 people every day. (hesperian.org)
  • COVID-19 Mental Health Resources - The University has complied a listing of resources available to employees during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. (uoguelph.ca)
  • All resources listed are either internal to the University, or from a reliable partner. (uoguelph.ca)
  • As the President of the National Education Association (NEA), Lily Eskelsen Garcia, explained, "Educators believe they are viewed as expendable, and they feel forced to choose between their jobs or the health of themselves and their loved ones. (forbes.com)