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)

TY - JOUR. T1 - Pathologic fracture and healthcare resource utilisation. T2 - A retrospective study in eight European countries. AU - Body, Jean Jacques. AU - Acklin, Yves Pascal. AU - Gunther, Oliver. AU - Hechmati, Guy. AU - Pereira, João. AU - Maniadakis, Nikos. AU - Terpos, Evangelos. AU - Finek, Jindrich. AU - von Moos, Roger. AU - Talbot, Susan. AU - Sleeboom, Harm. PY - 2016/11/1. Y1 - 2016/11/1. N2 - Background Skeletal-related events (SREs; pathologic fracture [PF], spinal cord compression and radiation or surgery to bone) are common complications of bone metastases or bone lesions and can impose a considerable burden on patients and healthcare systems. In this study, the healthcare resource utilisation (HRU) associated with PFs in patients with bone metastases or lesions secondary to solid tumours or multiple myeloma was estimated in eight European countries. Methods Eligible patients were identified in Austria, the Czech Republic, Finland, Greece, Poland, Portugal, Sweden and ...
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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
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In Italy, hepatitis C virus (HCV) elimination is achievable; nevertheless, limitations stay to attaining the World Health Organizations elimination targets, and have turn out to be extra pronounced with the unfold of COVID-19. Glecaprevir/pibrentasvir (G/P) is a direct-acting antiviral remedy for HCV, authorized for 8-week remedy in sufferers with out cirrhosis, and with compensated cirrhosis …. Addressing HCV Elimination Barriers in Italy: Healthcare Resource Utilization and Cost Impact Using 8 Weeks Glecaprevir/Pibrentasvir Therapy Read More ». ...
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 ...
BACKROUND: Chronic diseases and multimorbidity are common in the ageing population and affect the health related quality of life. Health care resources are limited and the continuity of care has to be assured. Therefore it is essential to find demonstrable tools for best treatment practices for patients with chronic diseases. Our aim was to study the influence of a participatory patient care plan on the health-related quality of life and disease specific outcomes related to diabetes, ischemic heart disease and hypertension. METHODS: The data of the present study were based on the Participatory Patient Care Planning in Primary Care. A total of 605 patients were recruited in the Siilinjärvi Health Center in the years 2017-2018 from those patients who were followed up due to the treatment of hypertension, ischemic heart disease or diabetes. Patients were randomized into usual care and intervention groups. The intervention consisted of a participatory patient care plan, which was formulated in ...
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.. ...
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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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The use of ICU beds in hospitals nationwide hit about 80% on Monday, according to the US Department of Health and Human Services. There are now more than 96,000 patients hospitalized for COVID-19, accounting for about 77%of all hospitalized patients in the US.
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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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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 ...
1. Terra VC, de Paola L, Silvado CE, Are children affected by epileptic neuropsychiatric comorbidities?, Epilepsy Behav, 2014;38:8-12. 2. Austin JK, Perkins SM, Johnson CS, et al., Behavior problems in children at time of first recognized seizure and changes over the following 3 years, Epilepsy Behav, 2011;21:373-81. 3. Reilly C, Atkinson P, Das KB, et al., Neurobehavioral comorbidities in children with active epilepsy: a populationbased study, Pediatrics, 2014;133:e1586-93. 4. Guilfoyle SM, Wagner JL, Smith G, Modi AC, Early screening and identification of psychological comorbidities in pediatric epilepsy is necessary, Epilepsy Behav, 2012;25:495-500. 5. Puka K, Smith ML, Moineddin R, et al., Health resource utilization varies by comorbidities in children with epilepsy, Epilepsy Behav, 2016;57(Pt A):151-4. 6. World Health Organisation: Mental Health Gap Action Program mhGAP Intervention Guide for mental, neurological and substance use disorders in non-specialized health settings. 2009. ...
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.
In this paper we build upon and generalize an earlier model of the interactions between a plant and its pollinator (Ingvarsson and Lundberg, 1995). In this model we assume that the performance of the pollinator population is directly linked to the size of the plant population. To avoid the problem of both populations growing exponentially we have, without loss of generality, assumed the plant population to be resource limited. Analysis of the system shows that there exists either two or no internal equilibrium points. The case with no equilibrium points corresponds to the trivial case where the system cannot persist, resulting in the extinction of both the plant and pollinator population. When the two internal equilibrium points do exist, one of them will always be unstable. This unstable equilibrium can be viewed as an equivalent of the threshold criteria derived in Ingvarsson and Lundberg (1995) in the sense that whenever the system is initiated above the unstable equilibrium point, ...
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. ...
The current pandemic of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, widely known as COVID-19, has affected millions of people around the world. The World Health Organization (WHO) has recommended vigorous testing to differentiate SARS-CoV-2 from other respiratory infections to aid in guiding appropriate care and management. Situations like this have demanded robust testing strategies and pooled testing of samples for SARS-CoV-2 virus has provided the solution to mass screening of people for COVID-19. A pooled testing strategy can be very effective in testing when resources are limited, yet it comes with its own limitations. These benefits and limitations need critical consideration when it comes to testing highly infectious diseases like COVID-19. This study evaluated the pooled testing of nasopharyngeal swabs for SARS-COV-2 by comparing the sensitivity of individual sample testing with 4-and 8-pool sample testing. Median cycle threshold (Ct) values were compared, and the precision of pooled testing was assessed through an
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 ...
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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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February is heart month, so what better way to celebrate than by showing off one of our most precious heart warriors! Most people dont even realize that 1 in 100 babies are born with a congenital heart defect (CHD). Of the babies born with CHD, 1 in 4 of those defects will be considered critical…
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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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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] ...
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  • In 2020, Fortune magazine ranked Texas Health Resources at number 15 on their Fortune List of the Top 100 Companies to Work For in 2020 based on an employee survey of satisfaction. (wikipedia.org)
  • In January 2020, HMR was acquired by Providence St. Joseph Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Watson Health's general manager explains the importance of health passports during HLTH 2020. (ibm.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • You can look up your specific question - anything from a symptom you're concerned about to a condition or treatment you've been discussing with your health care provider - by typing in a search term like you would using Google. (kean.edu)
  • 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)
  • Welcome to the Health Equity Resource Toolkit for State Practitioners Addressing Obesity Disparities pdf icon [PDF-3.77MB] from CDC's Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (DNPAO). (cdc.gov)
  • This Toolkit and website will assist public health practitioners with a systematic approach to program planning using a health equity lens. (cdc.gov)
  • The Health Equity Toolkit is designed to increase the capacity of state health departments and their partners to work with and through communities. (cdc.gov)
  • This website guides public health practitioners in using the Health Equity Resource Toolkit for State Practitioners Addressing Obesity Disparities. (cdc.gov)
  • Provide access to the Health Equity Resource Toolkit for State Practitioners Addressing Obesity Disparities pdf icon [PDF-3.77MB] . (cdc.gov)
  • The toolkit is designed for public health practitioners currently conducting or planning to implement obesity interventions with a focus on health equity. (cdc.gov)
  • This website is intended to assist public health practitioners understand and apply the contents of the Health Equity Resource Toolkit for State Practitioners Addressing Obesity Disparities pdf icon [PDF-3.77MB] . (cdc.gov)
  • The website is not intended as a standalone instrument or an alternative resource for the process and strategies in the toolkit. (cdc.gov)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • The pages listed below offer public health and health care professionals key information about vaccination, infection control, prevention, treatment, and diagnosis of seasonal influenza. (cdc.gov)
  • Texas Health has affiliated with numerous organizations - from all aspects of the health care industry - to better serve the more than 7 million residents of North Texas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Texas Health Neighborhood Care & Wellness Burleson Texas Health Neighborhood Care & Wellness Prosper Texas Health Neighborhood Care & Wellness Willow Park Jessica Snouwaert. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • Provides Primary Care appointments, as well as offer online programs, virtual mental health counselling and virtual Traditional Healing sessions. (google.com)
  • 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)
  • Provides health care professionals and families with information about birth defect prevention. (in.gov)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Nurse mentors with advanced training are connected to nurses at rural health centers to improve the quality of care for patients. (pih.org)
  • 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)
  • Dental health startup Floe Oral Care has launched the UK's first 100% circular and eco-friendly subscription box. (nature.com)
  • Floe Oral Care's flagship sustainable innovation will allow consumers to automate a routine that takes better care of not only their own health but also that of the planet. (nature.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Stay informed about Partners In Health's work to provide high quality health care to those who need it most. (pih.org)
  • Join the movement to make health care accessible for everyone. (pih.org)
  • The links below provide resources to help educate patients and families on palliative and hospice care. (nj.gov)
  • The New Jersey Department of Health works to ensure that citizens receive appropriate levels of care in every regulated facility. (nj.gov)
  • 9 Steps to Breastfeeding Friendly: Guidelines for Community Health Centers and Outpatient Care Settings. (ca.gov)
  • ACP is committed to combatting racial disparities and discrimination that affect health and health care. (acponline.org)
  • A comprehensive, interconnected set of policies to guide the way to a better U.S. health care system for all. (acponline.org)
  • 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 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)
  • If you think that you have tularemia, contact your health care provider. (in.gov)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Poor mental health care access and quality contribute to poor mental health outcomes, including suicide, among racial and ethnic minority populations. (nnlm.gov)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • OHP provides Oregonians access to coordinated health care. (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)
  • 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)
  • Short-term shelter, nursing and behavioral health services are the key elements of medical respite's recuperative care. (kingcounty.gov)
  • Health Services provides a range of services including general health care, STI testing, inpatient services and emergency medical care. (brown.edu)
  • 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 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)
  • 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)
  • mind your mind exists in the space where mental health, wellness, engagement and technology meet. (google.com)
  • A resource with tips for First Nations parents and families on supporting mental wellness of children and young people in their communities. (google.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • The McGill Human Resources Health & Well-Being Program team is actively involved in promoting and encouraging employee health and well-being by offering employees events and challenges focused on a variety of health related topics, information, tips and links to health and wellness resources . (mcgill.ca)
  • 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)
  • A case study of a successful state-level effort to address obesity with a focus on health equity that is particularly relevant to the content in that section. (cdc.gov)
  • In addition, Health Careers Advising and Brown University are not responsible for the content of any pages linked to this web site. (brown.edu)
  • 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)
  • There is also a significant opportunity to adapt resources and practices from other workplaces and organizations to meet the needs of teachers. (forbes.com)
  • The Health IT Playbook was developed by The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) and designed to provide practical, technical, and workflow assistance including tools and resources that providers and practices can leverage when implementing and optimizing health IT, including electronic health records (EHRs). (acponline.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)
  • Texas Health was formed in 1997 with the assets of Fort Worth-based Harris Methodist Health System and Dallas-based Presbyterian Healthcare Resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additional information on latest research and resources for healthcare professionals is also available. (ihs.gov)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Health Information Technology (Health IT) is an evolving infrastructure that supports the management of health information and secure information exchange across computerized systems to enhance healthcare quality and delivery. (acponline.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Open Osmosis (2015) is an initiative committed to developing and disseminating health education resources with the ultimate aim of making healthcare more accessible. (merlot.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Student Health Services is proud to offer patient education information through UpToDate . (kean.edu)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Why Do You Do Health Services or Health Policy Research? (academyhealth.org)
  • The intent is to implement effective responses to obesity in populations that are facing health disparities. (cdc.gov)
  • Our hope is that with these resources, you will be better equipped to make system and environmental changes to reduce obesity disparities and achieve health equity. (cdc.gov)
  • In May 2016, Adeptus Health reached an agreement with Texas Health Resources in which it rebranded 27 First Choice Emergency Rooms, and all of the FCERs in Dallas-Fort Worth, under the Texas Health name. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Can Electronic Health Records Be Used for Population Health Surveillance? (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)
  • The latest Updates and Resources on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) . (aha.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)
  • 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 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)
  • Floe Oral Care's strategic ambition is to broaden its reach to act as a digital platform connecting patients to dental clinics, as well as tracking and improving a broad range of health indicators through product innovation and behavioural change. (nature.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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 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 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 Boston Public Health Commission values the health and wellbeing of all Boston residents, including those who are members of the LGBTQ population, many of whom are amongst the most underrepresented in terms of health resources. (bphc.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)
  • 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)
  • US National Library of Medicine MedlinePlus - valuable information about medical terminology and topics in health and medicine. (brown.edu)
  • 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)
  • Innovative approach with creation of open access to a growing repository of educational resources related to medical topics. (merlot.org)
  • The Health Topics section offers information about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of mental illnesses. (brown.edu)
  • This section focuses on topics related to human or animal health, and medicine. (curlie.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)
  • 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 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 program features two teams working innovatively to tackle oral health challenges in Georgia and Minnesota. (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 health system includes Texas Health Physicians Group and hospitals under the banners of Texas Health Presbyterian, Texas Health Arlington Memorial, Texas Health Harris Methodist and Texas Health Huguley. (wikipedia.org)
  • HMR was founded as a separate company in 1983, and has provided its programs to U.S. hospitals, medical centers, provider groups, and health systems. (wikipedia.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)
  • 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)
  • Below is a list of contacts who work in Occupational Health and Safety. (uwo.ca)
  • 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)
  • We work with young people aged 14 to 29 to co-create interactive tools and innovative resources to build capacity and resilience. (google.com)
  • 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)
  • The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene provides a list of physicians who offer clinical consultative service in Tropical Medicine, Medical Parasitology and Travelers' Health. (cdc.gov)
  • For clinical information and the latest medical research, Medscape is an extensive resource. (brown.edu)
  • 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)
  • Research highlights that there is a general lack of awareness of the effects that cold weather can have on an older person's health. (ageuk.org.uk)
  • Share their resources and publications to raise awareness during National Minority Mental Health Awareness in July or anytime during the year. (nnlm.gov)
  • For more than 20 years, NEHEP has helped health professionals raise awareness about the importance of eye health. (nih.gov)
  • Understanding and addressing health and societal issues at this intersection forms the foundation for the One Health work that we do at UC Davis, while advancing technologies and science-based evidence increases awareness, knowledge, and understanding of health interdependency. (tn.gov)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • A movement to forge co-equal, all inclusive collaborations between physicians, osteopathic physicians, veterinarians, dentists, nurses and other scientific-health and environmentally related disciplines. (tn.gov)
  • Health Service - Links to all general health needs on campus. (northwestern.edu)
  • Click the icons below for links to articles and resources. (rochester.edu)
  • These links are provided for your convenience and do not represent an endorsement by Health Careers Advising or Brown University. (brown.edu)
  • The following are links to some of the on-campus and off-campus resources that are available to employees. (sfu.ca)
  • Scroll down to find links to download resources in English and Spanish. (aap.org)
  • Below are links to pdf versions of speaker presentations and additional resources. (washington.edu)
  • An online resource that links users to Internet sites related to the evidence-based practice of occupational therapy. (aota.org)
  • Here you will find links to various University and College resources. (unf.edu)
  • Every 12 weeks, the Floe subscription service delivers all the resources to maintain good oral health, without adding to the environmental crisis. (nature.com)
  • 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)
  • HMR, formerly known as Health Management Resources, is a part of Merck & Co. that offers weight management programs that combine a structured diet, physical activity, and lifestyle-change coaching. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicaid and Medicare are government health programs, but don't confuse them. (bankrate.com)
  • State programs for certification of lead workers, lead inspections, etc., see State Occupational Safety and Health Plans . (osha.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)
  • 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)
  • Agricultural professionals and their families face unique mental health challenges and often have limited access to mental health providers. (msu.edu)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • This page is currently being reviewed and update and will provide local, state, and federal health related resources for the LGBTQ population. (bphc.org)
  • For recovery resources and treatment options, please see our "In Recovery or Seeking Treatment" page. (washington.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)
  • We have hundreds of printable fact sheets, handouts, and other materials on eye health and specific diseases and conditions. (nih.gov)
  • Our commitment to employee health is aligned with McGill's My Healthy Workplace initiative to become a Healthy Workplace. (mcgill.ca)
  • Based on systematic reviews from experts in the field, the following topic specific mental health resources provide a comprehensive review of evidence-based findings to support practice. (aota.org)
  • With support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, we have curated thousands of open educational resources (OER), including images, videos, and practice questions within a dozen clinician domains. (merlot.org)
  • As a result of MSU Extension's social-emotional health programming, adults across Michigan learned how to manage their anger, reduce stress, thrive as informal caregivers, practice mindfulness and strengthen their understanding of mental health crises. (msu.edu)
  • John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. on November 1, 2006 from the Office of Health Economics, UK & International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Associations (OHE-IFPMA). (nih.gov)
  • For questions related to mental health and substance use disorder parity laws, or to talk to someone about concerns related to your plan's compliance, contact the Office of Consumer Health Insurance at 877-527-9431. (illinois.gov)
  • On top of that, other health-related professionals may also be part of your team. (healthcentral.com)
  • The health professionals on your team will rely on you to report your symptoms, the benefits and side effects of medication, ask for information, and let them know when things are not working. (healthcentral.com)
  • A deep-dive into all aspects of health data policy and strategy designed for professionals in emerging data-centric roles. (academyhealth.org)
  • All resources listed are either internal to the University, or from a reliable partner. (uoguelph.ca)
  • 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)
  • Medical Leave of Absence (MLOA) - The purpose of a medical leave of absence (MLOA) is to provide students time away from campus for treatment of a physical or mental health condition that impairs a student's ability to function safely and successfully as a member of our community. (northwestern.edu)
  • 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)
  • Our offices on campus are currently closed to ensure the health of our community members. (mcgill.ca)
  • 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 organizations and projects looking to measure the social impact of community-level health work. (academyhealth.org)
  • This learning guide and supporting materials offer insights and lessons learned to those considering or already implementing a community health information exchange. (academyhealth.org)
  • Please consult your local community literacy centers for additional support and resources for communicating health information with your audience. (sc.edu)
  • Find news and advice on health insurance, Medicaid, open enrollment and more. (bankrate.com)
  • 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)
  • This helps teachers feel fulfilled even as they navigate the challenges of Covid-19, so they can continue to draw on the mental health benefits of finding purpose at work. (forbes.com)
  • To increase its ability to address global health challenges, the database's staff is working to include more records on projects taking place in and funded by countries other than the United States. (academyhealth.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)