Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
Organized services to provide mental health care.
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.
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 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)
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
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.
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.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
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.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.
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)
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in the aged and the maintenance of health in the elderly.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
Organized services to provide health care to adolescents, ages ranging from 13 through 18 years.
Services designed for HEALTH PROMOTION and prevention of disease.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
The state wherein the person is well adjusted.
The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.
Health services for employees, usually provided by the employer at the place of work.
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.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
Health care programs or services designed to assist individuals in the planning of family size. Various methods of CONTRACEPTION can be used to control the number and timing of childbirths.
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.
Organized services to provide health care to women. It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
A constituent organization of the DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES concerned with protecting and improving the health of the nation.
Health care provided to specific cultural or tribal peoples which incorporates local customs, beliefs, and taboos.
The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.
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)
Community health and NURSING SERVICES providing coordinated multiple services to the patient at the patient's homes. These home-care services are provided by a visiting nurse, home health agencies, HOSPITALS, or organized community groups using professional staff for care delivery. It differs from HOME NURSING which is provided by non-professionals.
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)
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.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
A division of the UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE that is responsible for the public health and the provision of medical services to NATIVE AMERICANS in the United States, primarily those residing on reservation lands.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
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.
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
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.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
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.
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).
The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
The status of health in rural populations.
Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.
Services designed to promote, maintain, or restore dental health.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
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.
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).
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
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.
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
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.
Outside services provided to an institution under a formal financial agreement.
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.
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.
A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.
The status of health in urban populations.
Health care provided to individuals.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to people living in a community or neighborhood.
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.
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)
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.
Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
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 inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
Application of marketing principles and techniques to maximize the use of health care resources.
Health services for college and university students usually provided by the educational institution.
The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.
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.
Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.
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.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.
The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.
The physical condition of human reproductive systems.
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.
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.
Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.
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.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.
Organized services for the purpose of providing diagnosis to promote and maintain health.
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to mothers and children.
The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.
All organized methods of funding.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.
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.
Health care services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis, rather than by admission to a hospital or other health care facility. The services may be a part of a hospital, augmenting its inpatient services, or may be provided at a free-standing facility.
The use of community resources, individual case work, or group work to promote the adaptive capacities of individuals in relation to their social and economic environments. It includes social service agencies.
Process of shifting publicly controlled services and/or facilities to the private sector.
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.
Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.
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.
Descriptions and evaluations of specific health care organizations.
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)
The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
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)
Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.
Services offered to the library user. They include reference and circulation.
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.
Amounts charged to the patient as payer for health care services.
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.
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.
Providing for the full range of personal health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and rehabilitation of patients.
A general concept referring to the organization and administration of nursing activities.
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.
An organized procedure carried out through committees to review admissions, duration of stay, professional services furnished, and to evaluate the medical necessity of those services and promote their most efficient use.
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.
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)
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.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
The capacity of an organization, institution, or business to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, personnel, materiel, etc.
Customer satisfaction or dissatisfaction with a benefit or service received.
A geographic location which has insufficient health resources (manpower and/or facilities) to meet the medical needs of the resident population.
Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XIX, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, administered by the states, that provides health care benefits to indigent and medically indigent persons.
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.
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.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
The confinement of a patient in a hospital.
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)
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
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.
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.
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)
Health insurance coverage for all persons in a state or country, rather than for some subset of the population. It may extend to the unemployed as well as to the employed; to aliens as well as to citizens; for pre-existing conditions as well as for current illnesses; for mental as well as for physical conditions.
Organized services to provide diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of genetic disorders.
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.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
Hospitals controlled by various types of government, i.e., city, county, district, state or federal.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
The interactions between members of a community and representatives of the institutions within that community.
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
Facilities which administer the delivery of psychologic and psychiatric services to people living in a neighborhood or community.
A province of Canada lying between the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec. Its capital is Toronto. It takes its name from Lake Ontario which is said to represent the Iroquois oniatariio, beautiful lake. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p892 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p391)
Groups of persons whose range of options is severely limited, who are frequently subjected to COERCION in their DECISION MAKING, or who may be compromised in their ability to give INFORMED CONSENT.
Societal or individual decisions about the equitable distribution of available resources.
Financial resources provided for activities related to health planning and development.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.
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.
Those facilities which administer health services to individuals who do not require hospitalization or institutionalization.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
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.
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.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
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.
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.
Health care provided on a continuing basis from the initial contact, following the patient through all phases of medical care.
Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the islands of the central and South Pacific, including Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia, and traditionally Australasia.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Detailed financial plans for carrying out specific activities for a certain period of time. They include proposed income and expenditures.
The systematic application of information and computer sciences to public health practice, research, and learning.
Individual members of North American ethnic groups with ancient historic ancestral origins in Asia.
Excessive, under or unnecessary utilization of health services by patients or physicians.
A state in southeastern Australia. Its capital is Sydney. It was discovered by Captain Cook in 1770 and first settled at Botany Bay by marines and convicts in 1788. It was named by Captain Cook who thought its coastline resembled that of South Wales. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p840 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p377)
Individuals responsible for the development of policy and supervision of the execution of plans and functional operations.
Health insurance plans intended to reduce unnecessary health care costs through a variety of mechanisms, including: economic incentives for physicians and patients to select less costly forms of care; programs for reviewing the medical necessity of specific services; increased beneficiary cost sharing; controls on inpatient admissions and lengths of stay; the establishment of cost-sharing incentives for outpatient surgery; selective contracting with health care providers; and the intensive management of high-cost health care cases. The programs may be provided in a variety of settings, such as HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS and PREFERRED PROVIDER ORGANIZATIONS.
A component of the Department of Health and Human Services to oversee and direct the Medicare and Medicaid programs and related Federal medical care quality control staffs. Name was changed effective June 14, 2001.
Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.
An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to substance abuse and mental health. It is commonly referred to by the acronym SAMHSA. On 1 October 1992, the United States Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA) became SAMHSA.
Payment by individuals or their family for health care services which are not covered by a third-party payer, either insurance or medical assistance.
The giving of advice and assistance to individuals with educational or personal problems.
The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.
Delivery of health services via remote telecommunications. This includes interactive consultative and diagnostic services.
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.
The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.

Prevalence and treatment of pain in older adults in nursing homes and other long-term care institutions: a systematic review. (1/1026)

BACKGROUND: The high prevalence of pain in older adults and its impact in this age group make it a public health issue, yet few studies of pain relief focus on older adults. Residents of long-term care facilities have more cognitive impairment than their community-living counterparts and may have difficulty reporting the presence and severity of pain. This systematic literature review was conducted to determine the prevalence of pain, and the type and effectiveness of interventions that have been used to treat pain in residents of nursing homes. METHODS: Studies were identified by searching MEDLINE (from January 1966 to May 1997), HEALTH (from January 1975 to May 1997), CINAHL (from January 1982 to April 1997), AGELINE (from January 1978 to April 1997) and the Cochrane Library (1997, issue 1) and by performing a manual search of textbooks and reference lists. Studies of any methodological design were included if they estimated the prevalence of pain in nursing homes or other long-term care institutions or evaluated interventions for the treatment of pain in residents. Of the 14 eligible studies, 12 were noncomparative studies, 1 was a comparison study with nonrandomized contemporaneous controls, and 1 was a randomized controlled trial. Information on several factors was extracted from each study, including study design, number of patients and facilities, main outcomes measured, methods used to identify and detect pain, prevalence and types of pain, and interventions used to treat pain. The strength of the evidence provided by each study was also assessed. RESULTS: In the 6 studies with data from self-reporting or chart reviews, the prevalence of pain ranged from 49% to 83%. In the 5 studies with data on analgesic use only, the prevalence of pain ranged from 27% to 44%. Only 3 studies, with just 30 patients in total, evaluated an intervention for the treatment of pain. INTERPRETATION: Despite the high prevalence of pain in residents of nursing homes, there is a lack of studies evaluating interventions to relieve their pain. The authors make recommendations for future studies in this area.  (+info)

Pap screening clinics with native women in Skidegate, Haida Gwaii. Need for innovation. (2/1026)

PROBLEM ADDRESSED: First Nations women in British Columbia, especially elders, are underscreened for cancer of the cervix compared with the general population and are much more likely to die of the disease than other women. OBJECTIVE OF PROGRAM: To develop a pilot program, in consultation with community representatives, to address the Pap screening needs of First Nations women 40 years and older on a rural reserve. MAIN COMPONENTS OF PROGRAM: Identification of key links to the population; consultation with the community to design an outreach process; identification of underscreened women; implementation of community Pap screening clinics; evaluation of the pilot program. CONCLUSIONS: We developed a Pap screening outreach program that marked a departure from the usual screening approach in the community. First Nations community health representatives were key links for the process that involved family physicians and office staff at a local clinic on a rural reserve. Participation rate for the pilot program was 48%, resulting in an increase of 15% over the previously recorded screening rate for this population. More screening clinics of this type and evaluation for sustainability are proposed.  (+info)

The changing elderly population and future health care needs. (3/1026)

The impending growth of the elderly population requires both fiscal and substantive changes in Medicare and Medicaid that are responsive to cost issues and to changing patterns of need. More emphasis is required on chronic disease management, on meaningful integration between acute and long-term care services, and on improved coordination between Medicare and Medicaid initiatives. This paper reviews various trends, including the growth in managed-care approaches, experience with social health maintenance organizations and Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly demonstrations, and the need for a coherent long-term care policy. Such policies, however, transcend health care and require a broad range of community initiatives.  (+info)

Systematic review of day hospital care for elderly people. The Day Hospital Group. (4/1026)

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)

Direct costs of coronary artery bypass grafting in patients aged 65 years or more and those under age 65. (5/1026)

BACKGROUND: Over the past 20 years, there have been marked increases in rates of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) among older people in Canada. The objectives of this study were to accurately estimate the direct medical costs of CABG in older patients (age 65 years or more) and to compare CABG costs for this age group with those for patients less than 65 years of age. METHODS: Direct medical costs were estimated from a sample of 205 older and 202 younger patients with triple-vessel or left main coronary artery disease who underwent isolated CABG at The Toronto Hospital, a tertiary care university-affiliated hospital, between Apr. 1, 1991, and Mar. 31, 1992. Costs are expressed in 1992 Canadian dollars from a third-party payer perspective. RESULTS: The mean costs of CABG in older and younger patients respectively were $16,500 and $15,600 for elective, uncomplicated cases, $23,200 and $19,200 for nonelective, uncomplicated cases, $29,200 and $20,300 for elective, complicated cases, and $33,600 and $23,700 for nonelective, complicated cases. Age remained a significant determinant of costs after adjustment for severity of heart disease and for comorbidity. Between 59% and 91% of the cost difference between older and younger patients was accounted for by higher intensive care unit and ward costs. INTERPRETATION: CABG was more costly in older people, especially in complicated cases, even after an attempt to adjust for severity of disease and comorbidity. Future studies should attempt to identify modifiable factors that contribute to longer intensive care and ward stays for older patients.  (+info)

A survey of attitudes and knowledge of geriatricians to driving in elderly patients. (6/1026)

OBJECTIVE: To assess the attitudes of consultant members of the British Geriatrics Society to elderly patients driving motor vehicles. DESIGN: An anonymous postal survey assessing knowledge and attitudes to driving in elderly people. A standardized questionnaire was used and five case histories were offered for interpretation. SETTING: The study was co-ordinated from a teaching hospital. SUBJECTS: The 709 consultant members of the British Geriatrics Society. Four hundred and eighteen responses were obtained, which represents a 59% response rate. RESULTS: 275 Respondents (68%) correctly realised that a person aged 70 had a duty to inform the Driving and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) about their eligibility to drive. The remainder did not. Most (315; 75%) believed that the overall responsibility for informing the DVLA was with the patient. If a patient was incapable of understanding advice on driving because of advanced dementia, 346 (83%) would breach patient confidentiality and inform the authority directly. Where a patient was fully capable of understanding medical advice but ignored it, 72% of geriatricians would have legitimately breached patient confidentiality and informed the DVLA. Most geriatricians (88%) saw their main role as one of providing advice on driving to patients and their families. Enforcing DVLA regulations was not seen as an appropriate function, unless the patient was a danger to themselves or other drivers. CONCLUSIONS: There is a wide variation in knowledge of driving regulations and attitudes to driving in elderly patients. Better education of geriatricians should improve awareness of when elderly drivers can safely continue to drive.  (+info)

A national survey of health-service use in Thai elders. (7/1026)

OBJECTIVES: To examine the pattern of health-service use and associated factors among elderly people in Thailand. DESIGN: A cross-sectional multi-stage random sampling household survey. SUBJECTS: 4480 People aged 60 and over. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Responses to illness among elderly Thai subjects and health-service utilization. RESULTS: Of 1954 elderly Thai subjects who reported that they had had an illness without hospitalization during the last month, 93% had sought treatment and 7% did nothing. Just over a half (52.8%) used health services. Subjects who had self-limiting symptoms or diseases tended to not use health services, while subjects with chronic conditions did. Sixty-two percent paid for treatment themselves while 28% of them had their bills paid by their children. Independent determinants of health-service use included living in a rural area, being well-educated and better off, not drinking alcohol and the severity of illness identified. CONCLUSIONS: We found a low rate of state health-service use. Children had an important role in taking care of parents.  (+info)

Integrating healthcare for older populations. (8/1026)

The complex array of needs posed by older adults has frequently produced fragmentation of care in traditional fee-for-service systems. Integration of care components in newer health systems will maximize patient benefits and organizational efficiency. This article outlines the major issues involved in integration of care for older populations. A health system must integrate its care of older adults in many ways: among providers, both in primary care and specialty services; with community-based sources of care; and across sites of care (clinic, hospital, emergency department, and nursing home). Integrating reimbursement structures for various services will serve to create a client-oriented system, as opposed to a finance-centered system, thereby enhancing coordination of care. The extent to which two experimental comprehensive systems, PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care of the Elderly) and SHMO II (Social Health Maintenance Organization), have achieved clinical and financial integration are discussed in detail. Healthcare organizations are encouraged to create integrated models of care and to study the effects of integration on patient outcomes.  (+info)

Inpatients aged ≥ 70 years, admitted to the medicine service from the emergency department, were screened for randomization until the target enrollment of 200 patients was reached. Eligibility criteria targeted patients at risk for rehospitalization who were candidates for outpatient management of existing chronic conditions. 194 patients (mean age, 77 y) entered the study (6 patients died before discharge). 122 patients completed follow-up ...
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in European Journal of Haematology (2007), 78(5), 399-404. BACKGROUND: Several papers have reported an association of high CA125 serum levels with advanced non-Hodgkins lymphoma (NHL) as well as a relationship between high CA125 values and poor outcome. PATIENTS ... [more ▼]. BACKGROUND: Several papers have reported an association of high CA125 serum levels with advanced non-Hodgkins lymphoma (NHL) as well as a relationship between high CA125 values and poor outcome. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Ninety-nine patients with NHL or Hodgkins disease (HD) underwent serum CA125 assessment at diagnosis. Gender, age, presence of B symptoms, performance status (PS), histology, sites of tumor involvement, presence of effusion, clinical stage, age-adjusted International Prognostic Index, C-reactive protein (CRP), Hb, lactate deshydrogenase (LDH) and beta2-microglobulin were evaluated for their association with serum CA125 levels. The impact of CA125 levels and other features on overall (OS) and ...
The purpose of our study was to perform a cost-utility analysis of preventive home visits from a societal perspective in Germany. The results of our analysis showed that this preventive home visit programme is unlikely to be cost-effective. The probability of cost-effectiveness increased with higher WTP but remained low (39% at a threshold of 250,000 EUR per QALY). There was only a 7% chance that the preventive home visit programme is dominant (i.e. less costly and more effective) as indicated by the probability of cost-effectiveness at a WTP of 0 EUR per QALY. The sensitivity analysis showed that the results were robust to the way (German EQ-5D index, EQ VAS) QALY were calculated. The probability of cost-effectiveness never exceeded a probability of 40%.. Our interpretation of the results is based on the results of the CEAC. The common approach is the use of the ICER to interpret results. Yet, this approach is prone to bias. The ICER does not control for baseline differences between ...
The Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario (RGPEO) provides health care for seniors, and advice for families of the aged in Ottawa.
The aim of this thesis is to contribute to existing knowledge. If the knowledge is not useful in building society it has limited value. In order to be a tool for decision-makers, Preventive Home Visits (PHVs) are described and discussed according to a realist synthesis approach. The premise of this approach is that a single trial cannot tell the whole story and that understanding theoutcome pattern is much more important than seeking regularities in results across different trials. In order to understand the o utcome pattern, the PHV strategy in Nordmaling is examined against other trials and scientific work, and also in grey literature such as reports and workingpapers.. An increasing population of seniors means that resources for health and elderly care are being scrutinised in order to achieve the best possible health for the money invested. PHVs represent one strategy that attempts to promote health among independent seniors. This thesis is a multidisciplinary study aiming to gain knowledge ...
Are you a caregiver and looking for a helping hand to provide good quality care and support to your elderly loved one? Are you a retiree and prefer spending your time serving the community instead of sitting idle at your home?. A senior center in Streetsboro is indeed the best place to make the most of the golden years of your life and socialize with other senior citizens. Senior Centers promote healthy aging and well-being of senior citizens by involving them in recreational and social activities. It also gives caregivers the much-needed break from their hectic routine.. If you are looking for a senior center in Streetsboro, you have come to the right place. has an extensive database of senior centers located in Streetsboro. Find a senior center in Streetsboro and provide your older loved ones an opportunity to get out of the house and receive social and mental stimulation.. ...
Are you a caregiver and looking for a helping hand to provide good quality care and support to your elderly loved one? Are you a retiree and prefer spending your time serving the community instead of sitting idle at your home?. A senior center in Normal is indeed the best place to make the most of the golden years of your life and socialize with other senior citizens. Senior Centers promote healthy aging and well-being of senior citizens by involving them in recreational and social activities. It also gives caregivers the much-needed break from their hectic routine.. If you are looking for a senior center in Normal, you have come to the right place. has an extensive database of senior centers located in Normal. Find a senior center in Normal and provide your older loved ones an opportunity to get out of the house and receive social and mental stimulation.. ...
For 75 years, senior centers have maintained a rich and vital history as part of older adults continuum of care system, enhancing the physical and social well-being of participants, while delaying dependence. However, todays senior centers are at a crossroads stemming from complex challenges such as stagnant fiscal support, declining participant pools, and an increasingly diverse aging population. Consequently, senior centers ability to remain viable and sustainable organizations that serve older adults is in question. Guided by organizational learning theory and its emphasis on the relationship between organizational learning and performance, adaptability, and growth, this study examined senior centers as learning organizations. Watkins and Marsicks (1993, 1996) Dimensions of Learning Organizations Questionnaire (DLOQ) was used to evaluate the learning organization characteristics in senior centers and their relationship to organizational performance indicators. A cross-sectional, exploratory study
The toolkit was made possible by a Performance Outcomes Measures Project (POMP) grant from the Administration on Aging. The toolkit is designed to share information, ideas and materials to Senior Center staff and leaders evaluate success in meeting program goals. It is not intended to provide a comprehensive guide to program evaluation.. Senior Center Evaluation Toolkit (PDF Report). Senior Center Evaluation Toolkit (Excel Worksheets). Senior Center Evaluation Toolkit (Surveys). ...
We started seeing our elder clients coming in needing a lot more in the way of guidance and life help, Swanson said.. The transition and partnership was easy for Hed as Living at Home has an office in the TSZ building located at 120 North Main in Park Rapids. By combining what Living at Home does in providing volunteer services and legal and social work services through TSZ the team approach provides a clearer picture for clients, Swanson explained.. This is kind of my dream come to reality, said Hed of her work with Living at Home and TSZ. To work as a team is going to make it successful.. Hubbard County offers many of the same services as care managers to qualified individuals and families. What TSZ and Hed are doing is providing services to those who dont qualify for assistance and are potentially falling through the cracks because they are not sure where to go for answers.. Every single situation is unique and thats what makes it exciting, Hed said. You get to be a part of their ...
MIRA MESA SENIOR CENTER CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Unfortunately, the Mira Mesa Senior Center must remain closed until further notice.. The County of San Diego announced an indefinite stay at home order. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation for changes in the stay-at-home ordinance. During the closure, senior center management has been sanitizing the center and working to ensure the center will be ready when our seniors return.. This troubling time is affecting every aspect of all our lives. We hope you and your family, friends and colleagues stay safe from the COVID-19 health effects. Please continue to protect yourself and your family. Together, we will get through this.. We remain deeply committed to the safety of our seniors and communities. Please remain diligent. For more information, please see the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency COVID-19 Response Plan. To protect yourself and your family, please comply and follow all steps and recommendations set ...
The Phyllis and Lee Coffey Geriatrics Practice is dedicated to providing outstanding, affordable primary care and specialty services for older adults on an outpatient basis. We specialize in caring for frail elders (75 years +) with complex health problems, such as polypharmia (side effects caused by multiple medications), incontinence, memory loss, dementia, osteoporosis, falls, delirium and functional impairment.. We offer comprehensive, coordinated patient- and family-centered care through programs housed within the Martha Stewart Center for Living (MSCL). MSCL is a state-of-the-art geriatric outpatient center located on Mount Sinais main campus on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.. Our caring and compassionate multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurse practitioners, social workers, and other health professionals strive to help older adults make informed decisions about their health. We have the advantage of being able to draw on Mount Sinais vast resources, including specialists and ...
The health and social care for elderly people in Torbay (England) is fully integrated today (see the Kings Fund document). In 2004 a pilot in one of the countys districts was launched and soon spread to the entire area. Each of the 5 teams that were set up serves a population in a range from 25,000 to 40,000 inhabitants. In 2005 Torbay Care Trust was created ...
BSW Dallas Diagnostic Association - Plano has a strong commitment to serving senior citizens in the community. Health care for seniors in Plano will be offered through the Baylor Senior Health Network (BSHN) and Baylor Scott & White Dallas Diagnostic Association - Plano.. The following geriatric services are offered in Plano:. Geriatric Primary Care - Offered through a specialized senior clinic that is integrated within the BSW Dallas Diagnostic Association - Plano. The program is directed by Dr. Jill Studley and Dr. Mahenaaz geriatric medicine. A geriatric social worker will also be available for consolation. Geriatric Consultation - Evaluation and care plan development for patients with multiple chronic medical problems common with aging including memory loss, depression, incontinence, functional decline and falls. Care plans are developed in consultation with the patient, patients family and caregivers and current primary care provider. House Calls - Any patient who is home-bound is eligible ...
The Forks Senior Center (FSC) in Albion, Michigan, provides a gathering place for active seniors over 60 years of age who live in the greater Albion area, Homer, Springport, Marshall, and surrounding communities.. A resourceful Board of Directors guides the direction of the Center while a dedicated staff is responsible for daily operations. Countless Forks Senior Center members volunteer their time throughout the year to keep things running smoothly.. READ MORE. ...
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Alan Sinclair is Dean and Professor of Medicine at the Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire Postgraduate Medical School at the University of Bedfordshire, UK. He was a founding member and Academic Director of the European Union Geriatric Medicine Society EUGMS) and previously Charles Hayward Professor of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Birmingham, UK. His principle research interests are in the areas of diabetes, older people, nutrition and frailty. He is the recipient of both national and international research awards. Professor Sinclair recently established the Institute of Diabetes for Older People (IDOP), which is the first institute of its kind to be solely dedicated to the enhancement of quality diabetes care in older people.. John Morley is Dammert Professor of Gerontology, Director of the Division of Geriatric Medicine and the Division of Endocrinology at Saint Louis University School of Medicine. Dr. Morley has directed the clinical training programs in both endocrinology and geriatrics ...
The Régie régionale de la santé and des services sociaux de Montréal-Centre became involved in 1998 in a project to examine integrated services within its territory to assess the modifications in configurations of use and costs of social services and healthcare for frail elderly people attributable to the integrated system, with a view to expanding it throughout its territory or adopting the positive aspects. The demonstration project successfully implemented the clinical and organizational principles of the integrated services model, excluding responsibility for healthcare and all services for the entire frail elderly population and financial responsibility for these services.. The population targeted by the demonstration project, the methods for implementing the demonstration project, the financial and human resources invested, the choice of implementation sites, the assessment approach and the work calendar were developed and selected by the Solidage group and the Régie régionale in ...
There are many achievements beyond educational activities and research programs for the Geriatric Medicine Division. Some achievements include a CIHR-Eli Lilly Chair in Fracture, Falls and Osteoporosis Prevention, a Chair for St. Peters Centre for Studies in Aging, recruitment of new faculty and Clerkship awards. Over 240 learners, undergraduate and postgraduate, who rotate through the Geriatric Medicine Division participate in educational activities. Family practice residents spend one month in Geriatric Medicine in their final year. The division hosted the Tri-City Research Day for participants from the Universities of Toronto, Western Ontario and Waterloo. Faculty is involved in research teams, pilot studies in Geriatric issues and working on developing knowledge translation tools.
There are many achievements beyond educational activities and research programs for the Geriatric Medicine Division. Some achievements include a CIHR-Eli Lilly Chair in Fracture, Falls and Osteoporosis Prevention, a Chair for St. Peters Centre for Studies in Aging, recruitment of new faculty and Clerkship awards. Over 240 learners, undergraduate and postgraduate, who rotate through the Geriatric Medicine Division participate in educational activities. Family practice residents spend one month in Geriatric Medicine in their final year. The division hosted the Tri-City Research Day for participants from the Universities of Toronto, Western Ontario and Waterloo. Faculty is involved in research teams, pilot studies in Geriatric issues and working on developing knowledge translation tools.
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Geriatric Services goal is to provide a comprehensive range of mental health care services to residents with a focus on preserving dignity, minimizing decline, and enhancing quality of life.. Community Healthlinks Geriatric Services has proudly served residents of Central Massachusetts area rest homes, long-term care facilities and nursing and rehabilitation facilities for 20 years ...
There are many challenges facing seniors in British Columbia. We joined with the SFU STAR Institute to gain perspective on the experiences and trends we were encountering in providing information and referral services at 411 Seniors Centre, before and during the COVID-19 pandemic.. This report reflects the issues that our Seniors Centre faced at the beginning of the pandemic. The report reinforces what we at the 411 Seniors Centre already know, that low income seniors and seniors whose first language is not English, disproportionately were adversely affected by COVID 19. The report also provides important suggestions to improve information and referral services and to centre the experience of low income seniors Marion Pollack, 411 Board President.. Click here to read the report. ...
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Dozens of scales and questionnaires have been used in the detection of frailty; however, a generalized method for its screening and diagnosis is still lacking in clinical settings. FRAILTOOLS´ main objective is to evaluate the usefulness of frailty scales in the detection of frailty in different clinical and social settings, and its integration in management algorithms for the frail older patient. FRAILTOOLS is an observational, longitudinal and prospective study with a follow-up of 6, 12 and 18 months. People older than 75 years old will be recruited from three separate clinical settings (acute geriatric wards, geriatric outpatient clinics and primary care) and one social setting (nursing homes). Exclusion criteria include Mini-mental State Examination | 20 points, and a Barthel index | 90 points, except in nursing home residents (| 40 points). The participants will be recruited in Spain, Italy, France, United Kingdom and Poland. The total sample size will be of 1.940 subjects, 97 subjects in each
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The Geriatric Medicine Clinic looks after people who have complex conditions associated with aging. These could be memory loss, mobility problems and falls, bowel or bladder difficulties, poor nutrition or unexplained weight loss, as well as other challenges coping with multiple illnesses and medications.. We provide special assessments for older adults, and when its needed and appropriate, we put our patients in touch with community support services. ...
Clinical, Social, and Scientific Foundations of Geriatric Medicine is a weekly conference. Topics and discussants change weekly. The general schedule is as follows:. 4:00 PM Invocation: 5- minutes. Well-received invocations have included discussions of current contentious medico-ethical or legal issues, changes in the health care financing system, or the state of academic medicine.. 4:05 Clinical Case: 20-minutes. A faculty member or fellow is assigned to present a clinical case. The typical format begins with the presentation of a case with an overview of the history of present illness, pertinent past medical history, family history, social history, review of systems, and physical examination. The format for this session can include active audience participation or the review by the discussant of appropriate literature pertinent to the case for the remainder of the session.. 4:25 Announcements/Introductions: 5-minutes. Individuals who have come to the conference for the first time are ...
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Mild-to-moderate CKD is highly pervasive among frail elderly individuals and the severity of renal dysfunction is independently correlated with that of cognitive impairment. Future studies are advocated to clarify whether the combination of kidney and mental dysfunction may portend a higher risk of …
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  • Until September 30th, 2022, SMC Aging & Adult Services, in partnership with Peninsula Volunteers and Peninsula Family Service, can help you book a vaccine appointment, or assist with transportation if you are you over 18 and with a disability or 60 years and over. (
  • This communication serves as the official Notice of Intent to Award contract(s) for the Request for Proposal (RFP) for services for older adults and adults with disabilities who are experiencing homelessness or at imminent risk of homelessness with the goal of assuring housing stability for San Mateo County Aging and Adult Services (RFP # 2022-05) issued on July 25, 2022. (
  • This communication serves as the official Notice of Intent to Award contract(s) for the Request for Proposal (RFP) for services for older adults and adults with disabilities for San Mateo County Aging and Adult Services (RFP # 2022-06) issued on September 22, 2022. (
  • From 1 October 2022, access to allied health care services and the Rehabilitation Aids Program (RAP) is being expanded to eligible DVA clients in residential aged care, regardless of their care level. (
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  • Humana received the highest CX Index™ score among health insurers in Forrester's proprietary 2022 CX Index™ survey. (
  • This World Mental Health Day 2022 is an opportunity for all of us - people with mental health concerns, governments, advocates, employers, employees, communities and families - to play our part in raising awareness and mobilising efforts to support those with mental health conditions. (
  • An in-depth analysis of Pakistan Maternal Mortality Survey (PMMS) 2019 produced jointly by the Population Council, National Committee on Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health, National Institute of Population Studies found critical gaps in maternal health services for women of reproductive age in Pakistan. (
  • Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuhu, Minister for Health and Population Welfare Sindh attended the launch ceremony of the Report titled "Explaining Maternal Mortality in Pakistan: In-depth Analysis of Pakistan Maternal Mortality Survey, 2019" and reiterated Sindh government's commitment to improving health outcomes as population welfare. (
  • Questions and Answers on Providing Services to Children with Disabilities During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Outbreak (March 2020) from Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) provides information about special education. (
  • Effective Dec. 20, 2019, an amendment to the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act was signed into law that raised the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 years. (
  • A 2019 study in the American Journal of Men's Health, for example, examined health care use in religious heterosexual men and concluded masculine norms - such as a perception that they are supposed to be tough - were the main reason many men avoided seeking care. (
  • Although eclipsed by Tsepamo and other presentations evaluating dolutegravir (DTG)-associated neural tube defect risk, [1] there were several interesting related oral and poster abstracts at IAS 2019 focusing on pregnancy and maternal infant health. (
  • The Ontario International Airport Authority (OIAA) welcomed news that Delta Air Lines will launch daily, roundtrip service between the Inland Empire and Atlanta in 2019. (
  • While slower caseload growth helped to mitigate spending growth in FYs 2018 and 2019, higher costs for prescription drugs, long-term services and supports and behavioral health services, and policy decisions to implement targeted provider rate increases were cited as factors putting upward pressures on total Medicaid spending. (
  • Between 2019 and 2020, the Rwanda Integrated Health Management Information System recorded a 40% increase in people under 20 years consulting mental health services. (
  • R. Sivis, C. McCrae, and A. G. Demir, "Global aging and barriers to the provision of mental health services for older adults: A cross-cultural perspective," GERONTOLOGIST , pp. 225-225, 2003, Accessed: 00, 2020. (
  • Offering two months of free service to new customers who order Access by April 30, 2020. (
  • Most of the fatalities in aged care in Australia occurred in Victoria between July and September 2020, during Melbourne's second wave of infections, where around 655 deaths occurred as a result of outbreaks in residential care homes. (
  • Regardless of where you begin your search for assistance, the Network of Care helps you find what you need, guiding users through the right doors to needed services. (
  • Search by keyword or browse our list of services. (
  • Search for dental services in your area using the National Health Services Directory. (
  • Individual, group, family counseling & case management for victims of domestic violence and runaways ages 10-17, two week stay, substance abuse awareness, 12-step program, schooling, job search and placement. (
  • Use our assisted living search tool to find the best options for your family - a FREE Service! (
  • Disclaimer: Trials posted on this search portal are not endorsed by WHO, but are provided as a service to our users. (
  • None of the information obtained through use of the search portal should in any way be used in clinical care without consulting a physician or licensed health professional. (
  • On May 26,2021, we will be hosting a virtual National Senior Health and Fitness Day that will include physical activity classes, emotional health and well-being sessions, and virtual health screenings. (
  • Of the 702 people who tragically lost their lives due to COVID-19 acquired in or around an aged care service (as at 29 August 2021), 693-almost 99 per cent-were linked to residential aged care facilities, with just nine linked to home care services. (
  • As at 27 August 2021, there had been 2152 aged care residents and 2328 staff infected with COVID-19. (
  • Source: Department of Health, COVID-19 outbreaks in Australian residential aged care facilities (weekly report), 27 August 2021, p. 4, (accessed 30 September 2021). (
  • On September 1, 2021, Skokie residents ages 12 and older will be eligible to make online appointments to receive a free flu vaccine from the Skokie Health and Human Services Department (HHS). (
  • This month the Arizona Healthy Aging Program released the 2014-2018 Arizona Healthy Aging Strategic Plan . (
  • It is predicted that raising the age of sale will further prevent tobacco from reaching high school students, as three quarters of current smokers ages 15-17 reported obtaining cigarettes from social sources, according to a 2018 Nicotine & Tobacco Research study. (
  • Estimated percentage of children ages 0-18 with and without health insurance coverage at the time of survey, by type of insurance and age group (e.g., in 2018, 42.5% of California children ages 6-18 were covered by public health insurance). (
  • According to the country's police service, there were more than 8,500 reported case of sexual- and gender-based violence in 2018 - and a third of these involved a minor. (
  • Latinx Therapy was founded in 2018 with the mission to destigmatize mental health in the Latinx community. (
  • The mental health survey conducted in 2018 had also reported that 10.2% of those with mental health disorders were between the ages of 14 and 18 years. (
  • The purpose of this study was to gain insight into mobile mental health apps available in China as of December 2018. (
  • Health J. 2018;24(10):1002-1009. (
  • That's the main message for adults from the 2018 Physical Activity Guidelines, from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (
  • The study analysis that had technical and financial support of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) examines the predictors of maternal mortality in Pakistan and unpacks causes of maternal deaths while also identifying the societal and medical factors that contribute to the tragic loss of maternal lives. (
  • Provision of quality family planning services can reduce repeated and multiple pregnancies as the analysis showed that non-practicing of family planning was a big factor contributing to maternal deaths. (
  • Substantial disparities of maternal mortality ratio among provinces, regions and rural areas call for customized interventions and improvement to access of family planning services and information could reduce number of maternal mortalities in Pakistan. (
  • She stressed for concerted efforts and investments to meet the public health and human rights imperative of saving maternal lives. (
  • The analysis shows women belonging to younger and higher age groups, with no education and first-time mothers are at a significantly higher risk of maternal mortality in Pakistan. (
  • The median maternal age during pregnancy was 28.6 years. (
  • In a random sample of pregnant women from Kilifi HDSS, Coastal Kenya with card-confirmed ANC clinic attendance, 76.6% would be reached for maternal RSV vaccination within the gestational age window of 28-32 weeks. (
  • Abstract The purpose of the study was to determine the utilization of maternal health services among women of child-bearing age in Ebonyi State. (
  • The study was delimited to utilization of three components of maternal health services, namely: prenatal services, delivery services and postnatal services. (
  • Literature pertinent to the study was reviewed under conceptual framework, empirical studies, factors that Influence utilization of maternal health services and theoretical framework and summary of reviewed literature. (
  • The findings of the study showed that women of child-bearing age utilized maternal health services and the factors that negatively influenced utilization of maternal health services were lack of awareness, finance, and absence of health workers. (
  • There is a significant association between the level of education of mothers and utilization of overall maternal health services. (
  • The study recommended, among others that maternal health services should be free at all stages and continuous public health education by health agencies and other relevant organs of information dissemination to enlighten the public on the importance of utilizing maternal health services. (
  • This includes immediate access to maternal and surgical health services as well as emergency care. (
  • IMPROVE is a cluster randomised study of facility-based interventions to improve maternal child health services. (
  • In multivariate analysis ( adjusted for maternal age, estimated gestational age at enrollment, gravidity and education) adjusted odds ratio (AOR) for any adverse outcome (intrauterine loss, preterm, low birth weight, birth defect) for HIV positive vs negative women was 2.29 (95% CI 1.41 to 3.72), p=0.001. (
  • There is widespread consensus that improving the coverage and quality of Reproductive Maternal Newborn and Child Health (RMNCH) these interventions should be the focus of policies, associated programmes, innovations and it feeds to achieving aspects of Sustainable Development Goal number 3. (
  • Maternal expectations and outlook were found to be a risk factor for the occurrence of subsequent problems for Depression is a significant public health concern with a both mother and child ( 10 , 14 ), and women with a history of worldwide prevalence of 4.7% ( 1,2 ). (
  • These provisions were designed to prevent harmful outcomes that can occur without basic workplace accommodations for expressing breast milk, such as negative health consequences, the inability to breastfeed, and economic harm including job loss (documented in the upcoming report Exposed: Discrimination Against Breastfeeding Workers from the Center for WorkLife Law). (
  • The National Institute on Aging (NIA) invites applications for planning and protocol development of a coordinated set of clinical trials of efficacy and safety of testosterone treatment in older men for specific symptomatic conditions that may be related to low testosterone levels, and of effects of testosterone treatment in middle-aged men on outcomes and risk factors possibly related to low testosterone levels. (
  • The team is responsible for co-ordinating and arranging statutory health assessments for children and young people in the care of the council to ensure they can enjoy the best possible health outcomes. (
  • Objectives: To evaluate whether an alternative model of care in aged care facilities, including in-house general practitioners, influenced health outcomes for residents. (
  • This could lead to better recoveries from infections and ultimately improve health outcomes for all residents. (
  • However, we saw positive, consistent surgical outcomes across all age groups," said Dr. Scott J. Ellis, the lead author of the study. (
  • 16 This type of insurance has been reported to be independently related to both the use of health services and medical outcomes. (
  • Numerous studies indicate that satisfaction with provider services may impact perceptions of access to health care, in addition to clinical outcomes. (
  • Considered alongside youth engagement past the age of 18, evidence supports the inclusion of youth in service- and policy-development as a way to create more effective programs and positive outcomes for youth . (
  • Data from Lesotho - where almost a third of women of reproductive age are living with HIV - showed that in the ART era women with HIV still remain at a higher risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes. (
  • 4] But women with HIV at normal BMI were at higher risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes, including low birth weight (LBW) and small for gestational age (SGA). (
  • Peach State Health Plan also was awarded honorable mentions for its Making Outcomes Memorable (M.O.M.) Program - which aims to increase the number of NICU infants who are breastfed, and its Patient Safety Program - which includes strategies to prevent drug misuse. (
  • Peach State Health Plan's Case Management Program uses a holistic approach that provides education on disease processes, while increasing compliance and achieving optimum health outcomes. (
  • The BRFSS is an ongoing, state-based, random-digit-dialed telephone survey of noninstitutionalized persons aged greater than or equal to 18 years in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. (
  • Among women aged 52-64 years, a median of 71.9% (range: 61.9%-83.2%) of HEDIS HMO records showed receipt of a mammogram during the preceding 2 years ( Table_1 ). (
  • Among women aged 21-64 years, a median of 72.7% (range: 51.5%-85.6%) of HMO records showed receipt of a Pap test during the preceding 3 years. (
  • Among persons with diabetes aged 31-64 years in the HEDIS population, a median of 39.5% (range 19.2%-67.7%) had had a retinal examination during the previous year. (
  • Among smokers aged 18-64 years who were examined by a health-care provider during the previous year, a median of 63.0% (range: 32.3%-71.8%) reported receiving advice to quit. (
  • 18 years] receive special educational or early intervention services? (
  • 18 years who were receiving special educational or early intervention services increased overall and among Hispanic and non-Hispanic white children, no change was observed among non-Hispanic black children. (
  • A few years ago, we were inspired by the SAGE Table initiative to bring older and younger members of LGBTQ+ communities together for a meal to talk about the experiences of aging and share personal histories. (
  • The odds of past-year service use increased by 3% per year until age 52 years. (
  • CONCLUSIONS: From age 18 to 52 years, age incrementally increases the likelihood that an adult with SMI makes treatment contact. (
  • This evidence-based problem-solving program is for older adults 55 years of age and older experiencing minor depression, including veterans , their spouses, and spouse survivors. (
  • Candidates must have seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience in human services, including five (5) years of professional experience in the administration of programs for aging and disabled populations, and graduated from an accredited college or university with a Master's Degree in a human service or public administration field (an equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted). (
  • The effect of a youth mental health service model on access to secondary mental healthcare for young people aged 14-25 years. (
  • The new service model transcends traditional boundaries by creating a single, 'youth friendly' service for young people aged 14-25 years. (
  • We analysed routinely collected data on young people aged 14-25 years referred for secondary mental healthcare in Norfolk before and after implementation of the youth mental health service. (
  • Following implementation, service contacts were more equitable across ages, with no marked discontinuity at age 18 years.Clinical implicationsOur findings suggest that the transformation of services may have succeeded in reducing the 'cliff edge' in access to mental health services at the transition to adulthood. (
  • These two institutes have been actively engaged in projects related to aging and long term care for many years. (
  • The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy, immunogenicity and safety of the 9-valent human papillomavirus (9vHPV) vaccine in men 20 to 45 years of age. (
  • Adding life to years : organized geriatrics services in Great Britain and implications for the United States / William Halsey Barker. (
  • During this COCA Call, presenters will discuss CDC's new guidance on bivalent COVID-19 booster doses for people ages 12 years and older, including those who are moderately or severely immunocompromised. (
  • Discuss new recommendations for bivalent COVID-19 vaccines for people ages 12 years and older, including those who are moderately or severely immunocompromised. (
  • The term "aging in place" has received a lot of buzz over the past few years. (
  • There are many health difficulties that may arise over the years. (
  • Public records for Wasim Khawaja range in age from 38 years old to 70 years old. (
  • This page provides resource information for the workforce that is primarily working to support families with children, prenatally through five years of age. (
  • Clinical services are available for children, adolescents and young adults 5-25 years old and include education, family and individual support, pubertal blockade, cross-hormonal therapy and mental health support and treatment. (
  • Also, the current trend of longevity among aging adults represents both opportunities and challenges in the years ahead. (
  • The mean age was 63 years and 76% were men. (
  • The population of the study comprised 548969 mothers of child-bearing age (15-49 years). (
  • The study made use of proportionately sampled 400 mothers of childbearing age (15-49 years). (
  • In 2003, among the 2.7 million U.S. children aged 4--17 years for whom parents reported definite or severe emotional or behavioral difficulties (5% of all children in that age group), nearly two thirds had had contact with a mental health professional or general physician or had used special education services for those difficulties. (
  • Population aged 18 years old and over. (
  • Of the extra 637 English deaths reported in hospitals, Public Health England said that the patients were aged between five years old and 104 years old. (
  • OM Nursing Bureau has eight years of experience in providing domestic help services and babysitting services to the customers in Delhi. (
  • We provide full time and part time babysitters for children of age limit from less than six months to more than three years. (
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  • Seventy-five participants (52 females, age: 76 ± 5 years) were assessed for hemodynamic and vascular function at baseline, after 4 weeks of either PRIME or aerobic training (Phase 1) and again after a further 8 weeks of aerobic and resistance training (Phase 2). (
  • This report analyzes and compares data from the 1995 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) and previously reported 1991 BRFSS data for women aged 18-44 years (3), and presents the prevalence of alcohol consumption among pregnant women and overall and state-specific prevalence rates among women of childbearing age. (
  • A total of 33,585 women aged 18-44 years were interviewed about their amount and frequency of alcohol consumption during the month preceding the survey. (
  • In 1995, 4.7% of women aged 18-44 years reported being pregnant at the time of the interview. (
  • The estimated state-specific prevalence of alcohol consumption among women aged 18-44 years varied substantially by state for both any drinking (from 26.1% in Utah to 68.2% in Wisconsin) and for frequent drinking (from 4.0% in Tennessee to 19.4% in Wisconsin) ( Figure 1 ). (
  • For instance, people over age 65 years are in Tier 2 for a low level of pandemic severity, but are in Tier 4 for a pandemic with high/very high level of severity. (
  • Approximately 13.3 % of the population is now 65 years of age or older, and approximately 42% of the general population identifies as African American, Hispanic, Asian, American Indian, Alaskan Native, being of another race that is not White, or as coming from two or more races. (
  • evaluated self-perceived access to health care from self-administered questionnaires in a cohort of Medicare beneficiaries with a mean age of 76 years. (
  • 14,17 Lack of complementary health insurance may affect the health care services received by individuals aged 65 years and older, in addition to race, education, age, and gender. (
  • Mbizvo investigated adolescents and adults aged 16 years and older who died because of epilepsy from 2009 to 2016. (
  • The standardized mortality rate was 6 per 100,000 (95% confidence interval [CI], 2.3 - 9.7) among those aged 16 to 24 years. (
  • Among the almost 600 deaths of those aged 16 to 54 years, 58% were from Scotland's "most deprived areas," he noted. (
  • The Pfizer vaccine is authorized for ages 12 years and older. (
  • The Moderna vaccine is authorized for ages 18 years and older. (
  • I observe children here up to the age of five years. (
  • Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and without a high school diploma at the start of the program). (
  • The morbidity profile and access to health services of 132 women and 33 men, with average age of 69.1±6 years all practitioners of physical activities was analyzed. (
  • Indiana Children's Special Health Care Services (CSHCS) provides supplemental medical coverage to help families of children ages birth to 21 years who have serious, chronic medical conditions and meet the program's financial and medical criteria, pay for treatment related to their child's condition. (
  • For children younger than 5 years of age and those with chronic health conditions, like asthma and neuro-developmental disorders, getting the flu vaccine is especially important to avoid serious flu complications like pneumonia, which can lead to hospitalization and even death. (
  • And for over 135 years, Ephraim McDowell Health has been proud to be woven into the fabric of this community to become synonymous with exceptional care right here at home. (
  • A Medical Doctor with an MSc in Public Health and over 20 years of experience, Dr Carolina Leite led Cabo Verde's programme to fight malaria and waterborne diseases and served as Director of Patient Management, Medical Records and Statistics at the Agostinho Neto Central Hospital in Praia before joining the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2009. (
  • Per 7 CFR Part 247.9(b) , to be eligible for the program, individuals must be 60 years of age or older and must have household income at or below 130 percent of the federal poverty income Guidelines (poverty guidelines) published annually by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). (
  • Substance abuse prevention and mental health promotion activities as planned for subsequent years 2-5 based on CRA and service delivery system analysis. (
  • This study aimed to analyze the spatial distribution of leprosy and disabilities in children under 15 years of age in Cuiabá. (
  • 514 cases of leprosy were reported in children under 15 years of age in Cuiabá, with a percentage of 10.1% of cases with degree of physical disability 1 and 2.3% with degree of physical disability 2 at the time of diagnosis. (
  • In Cuiabá, cases of leprosy in children under 15 years of age with disabilities were distributed throughout the urban area of the city, with the highest density of cases in the North and West regions, followed by the East region. (
  • Because pets age much quicker than humans, for pets over 6 years of age, Wellness Exams are recommended at least twice a year, to screen for any sign of illness or diseases. (
  • The post office said it is spending nearly $10 billion to electrify its aging fleet, including installing a modern charging infrastructure at hundreds of postal facilities nationwide and purchasing at least 66,000 electric delivery trucks in the next five years. (
  • Those eligible for HDM are aged 18 years or older. (
  • We serve 135 children from age 2-5 years old within three locations in this community. (
  • Inside exam rooms during well visits, primary care physicians and nurse practitioners incorporate Reach Out and Read's evidence-based model by advising parents about the importance of reading aloud, early relational health and language development and giving brand-new, culturally, linguistically, and age-appropriate books to patients, ages newborn through 5 years. (
  • In a new study, sun worshippers who were shown computer images of how their face would age after years of ultraviolet (UV) light exposure often decided to quit the tanning habit. (
  • After repeating the UV-aging process a second time (until the age of 72), both images were dialed back to 10 years older than the individual's actual age. (
  • Margit Altstadt had been working in the department of health in Champaign, Illinois for several years until she was laid off at the age of 62. (
  • After four years, 204 women of the original cohort with postpartum depression and 467 without postpartum depression were again evaluated using the EPDS, and other questionnaires to determine the prevalence of current depression and other health problems. (
  • The mean age of the women was 30.13 (SD 5.21) years. (
  • Zarghami M. Effect of postpartum depression on women's mental and physical health four years after childbirth. (
  • In New York, some children aged 2-15 years have exhibited unusual inflammatory symptoms associated with toxic shock or Kawasaki disease. (
  • World Health Organization. (
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  • Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean (‎ World Health Organization. (
  • Geneva: World Health Organization. (
  • Deep in the remote drought-gripped areas of Ethiopia, mobile health and nutrition teams, with support from World Health Organization (WHO), are working to deliver critical health assistance and treat malnutrition to avert an extreme situation and curb potential loss of life, especially among children for whom the combination of malnutrition and disease can be fatal. (
  • This is indeed what the World Health Organization (WHO) is doing in Rwanda. (
  • In no event shall the World Health Organization be liable for any damages arising from the use of the information linked to in this section. (
  • The Y offers virtual chronic disease prevention programs for older people, including a Diabetes Prevention Program that is covered by Medicare, behavioral health counseling services, virtual "conversation cafes," social gatherings, and live and recorded fitness and healthy aging classes and events. (
  • The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of the interdependencies between human services, somatic health, and behavioral health, and a dedication to working within and contributing to an integrated public health and human services delivery system. (
  • We are Woman-Owned (Minority) Behavioral Health Practice located in Glen Burnie, MD. We care for patients with various psychiatric disorders ranging from Depression, Anxiety, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder, and Substance and Alcohol Disorders. (
  • It is our Mission to be the provider of accessible, cost effective, and quality behavioral healthcare services to all people, in order to promote their mental health and well-being. (
  • North Shore Mental Health takes care of the mental health and behavioral health care needs of its clients by working through the Department of Human Services as well as the Adult Mental Health Division of the Department of Health. (
  • U.S. children with emotional and behavioral difficulties: data from the 2001, 2002, and 2003 National Health Interview Surveys. (
  • The Boys Town Behavioral Health Clinic offers outpatient services for families with children from infancy to 22 who are experiencing social/emotional, academic, or behavior concerns. (
  • The Boys Town Behavioral Health Clinic specializes in creating a comprehensive care approach. (
  • Our mission is to care for problems before they develop into more serious health and behavioral issues by involving the whole family. (
  • He completed his clinical internship at the Boys Town Center for Behavioral Health in Boys Town, Nebraska, and conducted his post-doctoral fellowship here at Boys Town South Florida. (
  • His particular interests are in helping with behavioral problems, screen-time management, sleep health, habits/tics and anxiety. (
  • This inventory was developed to help health and social service professionals enhance their outreach and support for older Veterans who have, or are at risk for, behavioral health conditions. (
  • Brook Lane is a leading provider of behavioral health services for people of all ages throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.We look for caring and compassionate st. (
  • It also contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health management, care management software, correctional healthcare services, dental benefits management, in-home health services, life and health management, managed vision, pharmacy benefits management, specialty pharmacy and telehealth services. (
  • The CACL provides ongoing support in designing, implementing and evaluating systems change initiatives to the Division of Community Based Services, the Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services, the ServiceLink Resource Center Network and various other partners in the Aging Network. (
  • Quality and cost containment in care of the elderly : health services research perspectives / James C. Romeis, Rodney M. Coe, editors. (
  • ADB supported several innovations in these sectors, including support for public-private partnerships to expand primary care and elderly care services in Bangladesh and the People's Republic of China. (
  • ADB helps build a knowledge base and create a knowledge network to disseminate good practices and expertise in Asia and the Pacific in the development of elderly care systems and services, as well as in the identification of potential investments in selected countries. (
  • ADB also supports the development of the capacity of developing member country officials and other stakeholders on strategic planning for and implementation of elderly care across multiple sectors, such as health, social protection, urban development, transport, and private sector development. (
  • Learning many of the services that can be provided at home for elderly individuals may be helpful. (
  • Is an age-friendly city only elderly-friendly? (
  • An age-friendly city is not just "elderly-friendly", other groups benefit too. (
  • We offer different types of patient care services like elderly care, newborn care, palliative care, post-surgical care, disabled care and physiotherapy for male and female. (
  • Superbugs that are hard to treat pose a health risk to all Americans, particularly the elderly whose bodies don't fight infection as well," said CDC Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H. "One way to keep older Americans safe from these superbugs is to make sure antibiotics are used appropriately all the time and everywhere, particularly in nursing homes. (
  • Sociodemographic factors, socioeconomic status, and type of insurance coverage have a substantial impact on the elderly population's access to health care. (
  • Elderly Caregivers LLC is a home care provider that services in Danbury, CT. (
  • Large parts of elderly populations around the world don't seek medical care because they are either uncovered by medical insurance or there are not enough service providers to provide for their growing and sometimes complex needs. (
  • This report summarizes state-specific HEDIS estimates for the delivery of four clinical preventive services: screening mammography and Papanicolaou (Pap) tests for women, screening retinal examinations for persons with diabetes, and advising smokers to quit. (
  • This report contains the recommendations the Optometry Services Clinical Committee made to the MBS Review Taskforce, after public consultation. (
  • While prior approval will no longer need to be sought, the current process of assessing a client's clinical requirement for allied health care will not change and they still need to have a clinical need to access these services. (
  • Prescribing health providers will still need to seek prior approval and provide adequate clinical justification for customised items. (
  • Although fair distribution of healthcare services for older patients is an important challenge, qualitative research exploring clinicians' considerations in clinical prioritisation within this field is scarce. (
  • To explore how clinicians understand their professional role in clinical prioritisations in healthcare services for old patients. (
  • Distributing healthcare services in a fair way is generally not described as integral to the clinicians' role in clinical prioritisations. (
  • Participate in online consultations in the areas of public health and clinical services, planning for frameworks, policy and guidelines. (
  • The Emerge Gender and Sexuality Clinic for Children, Adolescents and Young Adults offers fully integrated and interdisciplinary expertise and clinical services in pediatrics, adolescent and young adult medicine, endocrinology, nursing, social work, child and adolescent psychiatry, and mental health care designed to improve the health and well-being of gender variant, gender non-conforming and transgender youth and young adults. (
  • Our specialists in Geriatric Care coordinate with the Center for Transgender Health to provide the highest quality clinical care to improve the health of older adults and society. (
  • A real feature of this book is the hundreds of clinical anecdotes and quotations from people they have interviewed-patients, family members, and health care professionals-that anchor the discussions in reality and truth. (
  • These services are offered to all families in all clinical areas. (
  • In the first clinical trial on reducing physical restraints, funded by the National Institute on Aging, Drs. Strumpf and Evans demonstrated that with staff education and consultation by a geriatric nurse specialist, restraint use could be safely reduced in nursing homes without any increase in serious falls, more staff, or the use of psychoactive drugs. (
  • The population in the WHO European Region is ageing rapidly: its median age is already the highest in the world, and the proportion of people aged 65 and older is forecast to increase from 14% in 2010 to 25% in 2050. (
  • Experiences like these may help explain the results of new research that show the majority of older Indigenous Australians are avoiding mainstream health and aged-care services. (
  • Mainstream medical services can be daunting for older Indigenous patients to navigate. (
  • The Howard Brown Health Aging Services team hosts monthly Facebook Live events focusing on health and wellness topics of interest to older adults. (
  • The common goal of the day is to promote health and fitness for older adults. (
  • This is the nation's largest annual health promotion event for older adults. (
  • It helps older adults, people with disabilities, dependent adults, and caregivers access the services they need to keep them safe. (
  • This Web site is a resource for individuals, families, caregivers and agencies seeking information about issues and services for older adults and people with disabilities. (
  • Services for older and dependent adults, including abuse prevention, public guardian and authority, in-home care, nutritious meals and more. (
  • A wide range of support services are available for older adults and adults with disabilities in San Mateo County. (
  • Older individuals, especially those living in areas of States which are medically underserved and in which there are a large number of older individuals who have the greatest economic need for the services. (
  • Local health promotion network providers and others routinely offer and promote health and wellness programs for older people in Seattle/King County. (
  • African Americans Reach and Teach Health Ministry (AARTH) held a virtual health promotion workshop and their dedicated staff completed calls to older African American adults, providing COVID reassurance, support, and referrals. (
  • This position requires an active knowledge of the needs of older adults and persons with disabilities and the ability to direct strategic initiatives which address root causes of inequalities, reduce barriers to services, and enrich systems that contribute to an age-friendly community. (
  • The candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to community engagement focused on building ongoing relationships that inform and influence services to older adults and persons with disabilities & and ensure cultural competence and the use of evidence-based or best practices along a continuum of care. (
  • Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a common condition affecting older people. (
  • Aging and Adult Services provides a multi-disciplinary system of services and supports for older adults and persons with disabilities to promote quality of life and independence. (
  • The National Council on Aging (NCOA) was founded in 1950 as the first charitable organization in the U.S. that would advocate for older Americans with service providers and policymakers. (
  • NCOA provides a variety of services to older people and caregivers including Benefits Checkup, Economics Checkup, and My Medicare Matters. (
  • Oral health care for older adults : report of the Health Care Committee, NHMRC. (
  • In 1973, an amendment to the federal Older Americans Act (OAA) required states to separate their aging planning and service areas and to designate Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs) to implement programs and services for older Americans at the local level. (
  • The population of older persons (aged over 60) in the region will triple between 2010 and 2050, reaching close to 1.3 billion people. (
  • This will include better infrastructure like mass public transport systems to enhance access of older persons to basic services. (
  • Aging and Adult Services works to promote the independence and enhance the dignity of North Carolina's older adults, persons with disabilities and their families, through a community based system of opportunities, services, benefits and protections. (
  • Senior centers are facilities that provide older adults with services and activities that respond to their needs. (
  • Although it is true that you need less sleep as you age, it's important that older adults still get six hours of sleep in order to recharge for the day ahead. (
  • Fair distribution of healthcare services for older patients is possible only if clinicians accept responsibility in these questions. (
  • Development and evaluation of health and residential care service delivery models for older adults and people with chronic disease. (
  • By 2050, the number of Arizonans age 65 and older is expected to increase 174%, which represents 2,422,186 people. (
  • Among females age 65 and older, Alzheimer's disease is the leading cause of death. (
  • In 2012, we established the Arizona Healthy Aging initiative , which focuses on strategic planning, resource leveraging, and cross-cutting collaborations that address the health needs and disparities for older Arizonans. (
  • Individuals aged 80 and older taking antihypertensive medication and free of dementia, cancer, coronary heart disease, stroke, heart failure, and end-stage renal failure at baseline. (
  • Current guidelines for adults aged 80 and older recommend upper systolic blood pressure (SBP) treatment targets varying from 150 mmHg [ 2-5 ] to 140 mmHg. (
  • Older people in Australia were more at risk in aged care than in any other part of the country. (
  • Hypertension that leads to vascular dementia in older adults begins to impact the brain by middle age, reports a large new Northwestern Medicine study published in PNAS , the first to show the process begins so early. (
  • However, this no longer holds true because older patients are often maintaining their physical activity and health. (
  • During a disaster, when normal health care systems are disrupted, home based care remains a vital source of support for older adults. (
  • As the age and diversity of our population increases, so does the potential for patients, including older adults, to experience barriers to health care access. (
  • Senior Citizens Clubs provide opportunities for older people to meet socially and to make use of services at a convenient community location. (
  • About one-quarter of adults age 40 and older, and more than four in 10 of those who identify as racial/ethnic minorities, believe that the best way to maintain/improve brain health is to play brain games. (
  • it was lower in older age groups. (
  • All persons in North Carolina age 12 and older can be vaccinated. (
  • In South Carolina , for example, the gender breakdown of vaccine recipients as of April 4 was slightly wider for younger people: 61% of vaccinated people ages 25-34 were women compared with 57% female for age 65 and older. (
  • After dozens of cars filled with people packed the parking lot for the service at 10 a.m., the Agape Family Health-JTA Wellness on Wheels Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Program stopped at the church parking lot at 913 West 5th St. from noon to 4 p.m. to offer the Moderna vaccine to people age 18 and older. (
  • If a visitor is looking for coverage for himself, the browser feature only asks if he is younger than 50 or age 50 and older. (
  • For older people, it provides premiums for someone age 50. (
  • Brenner Children's Hospital will continue to limit the age of visitors to those 18 and older. (
  • Dr. Strumpf's other research focused on quality of life for older cancer patients, access to services for older adults who are refugees, end-of-life care in nursing homes, and prevention of falls. (
  • As one of the founders of the Gerontologic Nursing Consultation Service (now called the Penn Nursing Consultation Service) in 1990, Dr. Strumpf helped hospitals and health systems, nursing homes, area agencies on aging, law firms, and family caregivers improve care for older adults. (
  • The software then processes the image on the basis of exposure to various conditions before generating a series of images that illustrate how that face will likely change as the person grows older (up to the age of 72). (
  • As the Baby Boomer generation passes through middle age, so too are our parents growing older. (
  • Increasingly, vaccines are protecting health beyond infancy - in adolescence and adulthood, during pregnancy and for older people. (
  • CARDIA was also partially supported by the Intramural Research Program of the National Institute on Aging (NIA) and an intra-agency agreement between the NIA and the NHLBI AG0005. (
  • The preventive health services under this part may not include services eligible for reimbursement under Medicare. (
  • Raising the Medicare eligibility age would save the federal government money while shifting more costs to seniors, the Congressional Budget Office said Tuesday. (
  • CBO also said the effects of raising the Medicare eligibility age would be "less onerous" if President Obama's healthcare reform law remains in place. (
  • Proposals to raise the Medicare age have surfaced in nearly every round of budget-cutting talks in Congress since Republicans took over the House majority, and Obama put the idea on the table during negotiations last fall. (
  • If only there was a blog that posted on why it costs two times more to raise the Medicare age from 65 to 67 than we'd see in savings. (
  • Once a parent is eligible, family members may qualify for Medicare reimbursement for approved caregiving services if qualifications are met. (
  • Medicare rebate for a maximum of five allied health services per patient each calendar year from eligible providers. (
  • If a provider accepts the Medicare benefit as full payment for the service, there will be no out-of-pocket cost. (
  • Allied health services must be provided by eligible providers who are registered with Medicare Australia. (
  • You may be able to claim Medicare rebates for allied health services if you have a chronic (or terminal) medical condition that is being managed by your GP under both of these Medicare Chronic Disease Management (CDM) items: a GPMP and TCAs. (
  • Residents of residential aged care facilities may also be eligible for Medicare rebates for allied health services if their GP has contributed to a multidisciplinary care plan prepared by the facility. (
  • Allied health providers need to meet specific eligibility criteria and be registered with Medicare Australia. (
  • The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently proposed a rule that would require long-term care facilities to incorporate an antibiotic stewardship program, including antibiotic use protocols and antibiotic monitoring, into their infection prevention and control program. (
  • An open-source database of home health agencies participating in Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services programs was used to identify participants. (
  • Under the Shared Savings Program, providers of services and suppliers that participate in an ACO continue to receive traditional Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) payments under Parts A and B, but the ACO may be eligible to receive a shared savings payment if it meets specified quality and savings requirements. (
  • Through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is authorized to make incentive payments to eligible professionals and eligible hospitals demonstrating meaningful use of certified Electronic Health Recording (EHR) technology. (
  • Our Medicare Advantage plans come packed with extra resources for improving our members' health. (
  • Some links on this page may take you to Humana non-Medicare product or service pages or to a different website. (
  • Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care and Long Term Care (LTC), in addition to other state-sponsored/hybrid programs and Medicare (Special Needs Plans). (
  • The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated social, economic, and health-related disparities, which disproportionately affect persons living in conditions of vulnerability. (
  • Among nonelderly Americans, disparities in access to health care have been well documented, with the primary reason being lack of health insurance (i.e., either employer-sponsored or public). (
  • And the age of COVID has amplified the depth of these disparities and the ongoing systematic inequities for people of color. (
  • Selon laj la timoun nan, kantite moun ki abite kay la, ak revni fanmi an, nou otomatikman mete chak timoun nan youn nan kat pwogram Florida KidCare ki pi bon pou yo a - Medicaid, MediKids, Florida Healthy Kids, oswa Children's Medical Services (CMS) Health Plan. (
  • Florida KidCare se mak ki sou tèt kat pwogram asirans sante gouvènman an finanse yo - Medicaid, MediKids, Florida Healthy Kids ak Children's Medical Services (CMS) Health Plan -ki mete ansanm pou bay timoun Florida asirans sante san rete depi yo fèt jiskaske yo gen 18 lane. (
  • Healthy aging : maximizing the health potential of hospital patients. (
  • However, instilling healthy habits at any point in your life will help you age gracefully. (
  • Contact us to find out how we can help you lead a healthy life through movement and taking part in the Aging Well community. (
  • Though China still has a healthy labor force at this moment, the decreasing number of women of childbearing age means we should not wait any longer to fully implement the two-child policy," Wang said. (
  • Check out the plan online now at the Arizona Healthy Aging website . (
  • In the context of disease prevention, actions creating favorable health environments and promoting healthy choices prove fundamental. (
  • Since the beginning of 2016, Swiss community pharmacist may be accredited for vaccinating healthy adults aged 16 and above and the cantonal health authorities. (
  • Your assistance in this effort will help prevent silicosis-related death and disease, a national goal for health promotion and disease prevention stated in Healthy People 2000 [PHS 1990]. (
  • Victory Home Care Mission Statement Victory Home Care's mission is to help your loved ones maintain a comfortable, healthy, and independent living by providing non-medical support services through live-in and. (
  • All individuals are encouraged to participate in self-help groups of specific desires of the individual such as churches, services for aging and AA or NA to establish healthy peer groups. (
  • The mission of the Aging & Disability Services division is to affirm the dignity and value of seniors, persons with disabilities, and their families by offering a wide range of information, home and community-based support services, protections, and opportunities, which promote choice, independence, and inclusion. (
  • 2.8M NIH grant taps technology to help seniors age in place. (
  • SHIP is a free counseling service for seniors and pre-retirees and is part of a federal network of State Health Insurance Assistance programs located in every state. (
  • $1,000,000 to City of Tampa for Fair Oaks Redevelopment Senior Center: connects seniors with community health and cultural services. (
  • Home care services allow seniors to remain safely in their own home while receiving medical care or assistance. (
  • Rising healthcare costs, longer wait times, higher deductibles, and an increasing number of physicians hesitant to add new patients to their already overburdened patient rosters leave many seniors facing a health care dilemma. (
  • However, the health and wellness tourism industry is an option available to seniors today and well into the future. (
  • Medical tourism is the wave of the future, and the health and wellness tourism industry is able to meet the challenges of growing numbers of seniors seeking medical care in a multitude of fields. (
  • Join the Thrive with Pride Howard Brown Health Café in a virtual discussion space where you can share and receive support, learn more about local services and resources, and discuss topics that matter. (
  • Provision of these services should not duplicate those the aged care facility is already funded to provide through other Government support. (
  • When the Filipino Senior Center congregate meal program at the International Drop-In Center (IDIC) closed due to COVID, they began delivering meals and groceries to participants and are delivering counseling and social services support remotely through telephone support, reassurance, and referrals. (
  • Requests for phone-based senior health support can be made at . (
  • Provides an alternative to placement in an adult care home for Medicaid eligible individuals who could live at home safely with additional support services. (
  • Grant will support a virtual learning community for health care providers. (
  • SA Ambulance Service emergency medical dispatch support officers can provide advanced first-aid advice over the phone while an ambulance is on its way to you. (
  • ADB supports projects in developing member countries that create economic and development impact, delivered through both public and private sector operations, advisory services, and knowledge support. (
  • Careerforce, the Community Support Services Industry Training Organisation Limited, has completed the review of the Consent and Moderation Requirements (CMRs) above. (
  • In Criterion 5, the reference to Mental Health and Addiction Support was removed but the requirements retained as they will apply to all applicant organisations. (
  • View the range of services available to provide support and immediate response to people in crisis or in need of urgent medical care. (
  • Over time there will be an increased need for services from our health care and economic support systems. (
  • SUKKUR: World Health Organization's(WHO) executive director for health emergencies program Dr Mike Ryan Wednesday vowed that WHO will provide additional support to Sindh and Balochistan to back the government's bid to provide emergency health services to the stranded population. (
  • This support group is for ADHD adults of any age who are both discovering their priorities and building habits in line with those aims. (
  • Consumers learned about a product, considered it relative to other alternatives, transacted their purchase and sought follow up service and support in the same channel ofdistribution. (
  • We feel the sincerity from the U of L in continuing to support our nation in building a stronger tomorrow for our members in relation to everyone's health and well-being," said Derrick Fox, chief executive officer, Blood Tribe Dept. of Health. "We are continuing the legacy of our ancestors, which is to ensure our members can share with everyone the gift of caring. (
  • The U of L can also offer support by expanding health research and innovation driven directly by the self-determined interests of the Blood Tribe, the press release stated. (
  • Access to quality health care is a fundamental necessity for community health and well-being, and through this relationship we're looking to provide support in creating a model that is informed and driven by the needs of the Blackfoot community," U of L president and vice-chancellor, Mike Mahon said. (
  • Lindsay, [ 985 ] a mother with physical disabilities and a traumatic brain injury, affirms the significance of services: "Given my lack of trust in 'the system' and sparse community support resources, I cannot be both a full-time parent and a good parent. (
  • Personal assistance services (PAS) are a crucial support for more than 13.2 million people with disabilities. (
  • The information provided on is designed to support, not replace, the relationship between a health care service user and their physician. (
  • Rebecca Wood, executive director of AdvocAid , a legal aid center for women, points out that there are already services in Sierra Leone, such as the Family Support Unit, that are meant to offer special protection to women - but that are not fully implemented. (
  • Family & Child Health section offers a variety of parent support programs from pregnancy up to age 3. (
  • Families can also enroll in services after the birth of their child to support parenting, child development, and assistance in navigating community resources. (
  • Oregon MothersCare (OMC) enrolls pregnant people in the Oregon Health Plan faster, provides individual education and support, helps find prenatal care, and assists with finding the right services within Public Health and the community. (
  • is an education and support program for people with social or health concerns during pregnancy. (
  • Nurses provide parents with information to help them overcome or cope with developmental delays and connect with other medical or support services. (
  • CaCoon (Care Coordination) helps families with accessing needed services to support children that have special health care needs. (
  • Under legal authority 12304b, when the Pentagon determines that it is necessary to augment the active forces in support of a combatant command, it can call up reservists and National Guard members for active duty without any obligation to provide traditional benefits such as Post-9/11 G.I. Bill education assistance, early retirement and health insurance. (
  • The NHS and mental health charities such as Mind offer a list of advice in offering support to someone you're worried about - here are few tips on how you can reach out. (
  • We pledge to honor your trust by providing well trained and highly motivated professional care support, coupled with exemplary customer service. (
  • was born from the idea that Black men and boys face unique challenges and stigmatization, and therefore need a dedicated space for seeking and finding mental health support. (
  • Bloomingdale provides a wide range of services that include parent support groups, family literacy initiatives, on-site speech, and play therapy for children. (
  • Those eligible for the program have to have an Axis I mental health diagnosis and they have to have impaired role functioning that adversely affects at least two of the following: employment, management of financial affairs, ability to procure needed public support services, appropriateness of social behavior, or activities of daily living. (
  • Our Helpline and Advice teams are friendly and helpful and our particular areas of knowledge include: care and support, money and benefits, health and mobility for people that are 65 + , their families and carers. (
  • Chatterbox is our award-winning, flagship befriending service designed to support those who find themselves isolated, vulnerable, and/or alone in later life. (
  • Support patients, family members, and visitors through providing a warm, welcoming environment, hospitality services in the Ronald McDonald Room located in the hospital. (
  • Assisted living is defined as a long-term care facility that combines housing, health care and support services as required. (
  • LPT has also invested in the service, as part of the 2016-17 CQUIN, to support the expansion of this work. (
  • Indeed, studies have shown that mental health care apps can play an important role in the assessment, prediction, and monitoring of mental health, as well as psychoeducation delivery, self-management strategies, recovery support, prevention, and promotion. (
  • The significant resource implications when considering antiviral prophylaxis, including the costs of health staff and medication, further support the need for a strong evidence base for prophylactic antiviral use. (
  • Women with postpartum depression need to be identified and provided with support and appropriate interventions to avoid later health problems. (
  • Promote health improvement, wellness, and disease prevention in cooperation with patients, communities, at-risk populations, and other members of an interprofessional team of healthcare providers. (
  • The informants were all health personnel, and a request to the Regional Ethical Committee was therefore not necessary, since the study did not include patients and was not within the mandate of the Norwegian Regional Ethics Committees. (
  • She sees patients aged 18 and above and accepts most major insurances. (
  • Multum's drug information is an informational resource designed to assist licensed healthcare practitioners in caring for their patients and/or to serve consumers viewing this service as a supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners. (
  • Depending on the severity of the condition, we believe that flatfoot reconstruction is a great option for patients regardless of their age. (
  • 24 To provide quality care to patients who come from a variety of cultures and backgrounds, health care providers, including pharmacists, should strive toward cultural competence. (
  • He compared this group to patients of similar age who were living with epilepsy to identify risk factors that might help focus resources. (
  • Patients with a first seizure are typically referred quickly to an appropriate service, but Mbizvo is concerned about those with chronic, stable epilepsy. (
  • Flush with cash, Planned Parenthood affiliates nationwide are aggressively expanding their reach, seeking to woo more affluent patients with a network of suburban clinics and huge new health centers that project a decidedly upscale image," reports the Wall Street Journal . (
  • Within Atrium Health, we use survey results to better understand what is important to our patients and how we can improve healthcare experiences. (
  • For the safety of our patients, we require all volunteers meet the health requirements listed below. (
  • Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (LPT) continues to break new ground in ensuring the physical health of its patients and service users is cared for as well as their mental health, the ultimate aim of which is to achieve parity of esteem. (
  • As the emerging risk of physical health problems such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease in patients with SMI has become apparent it is vital that mental health trusts take this seriously and ensure their patients are properly monitored and interventions undertaken to minimise and manage such risks. (
  • Plus, a session will provide data and explore how providers can spot their own implicit bias when treating patients of different ages, races, and genders than themselves. (
  • For more information about long-term care services, visit our resource and ADRC consumer pages. (
  • The research by Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA) found that 64 per cent of Aboriginal Australians aged over 60 only accessed health and aged-care services from Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations (ACCOs). (
  • It found the two most important factors for Aboriginal people when seeking health and aged-care services were the ability to relate to their doctor or carer on a cultural level, and to have access to an environment that was spiritually, emotionally and socially safe. (
  • From 1 October, DVA is expanding access to allied health care services and the Rehabilitation Aids Program (RAP) to eligible veterans, widows and widowers living in residential aged care facilities, regardless of the level of care they are receiving. (
  • The provision of allied health care services and aids and appliances cannot duplicate what the residential aged care facility is already funded to provide. (
  • The provision of allied health care services will continue to be subject to DVA's treatment cycle arrangements. (
  • Cleve is a 20 bed hospital providing acute and aged care services to Cleve , Arno Bay and the surrounding rural community. (
  • Just over 70 per cent (702) of these deaths-were linked to aged care services and the vast majority occurred in Victoria during Melbourne's 'second wave' of COVID-19 infections. (
  • Pursuant to the Social Security Act, states may elect, as an optional benefit, to provide personal care services. (
  • Personal care services (also known in States by other names such as personal attendant services, personal assistance services, or attendant care services, etc.) covered under a state's program may include a range of human assistance provided to persons with disabilities and chronic conditions of all ages which enable them to accomplish tasks that they would normally do for themselves if they did not have a disability. (
  • The Steering Committee recommends that although Stolen Generations removed from another state to Victoria would not be eligible for the Reparations package, they would be eligible for any Stolen Generations health, mental health and aged care services enhanced under an extension of Reparations as recommended in 5.3 Reparations - Measures of Rehabilitation . (
  • Compare in-home care services, caregiver reviews, and customer ratings for 24 home care agencies in the Danbury, CT area. (
  • To guide the national mental health response, WHO is supporting the Rwanda government in collaboration with other partners, to update the Mental Health Strategic Plan that sets new targets for expanding mental health care services to be achieved by 2024. (
  • We provide quality, personalised home care services designed to enable our customers to re. (
  • Co-Occurring Serious Illness and End of Life Health Care Use Do individuals who have multiple serious illnesses use more health care services near the end of life? (
  • The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves. (
  • According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services , tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable deaths in the U.S., killing more than 480,000 Americans each year. (
  • DSN: SEE BLOOD AND URINE DATASET NAMES ABSTRACT General Information HISPANIC HEALTH AND NUTRITION EXAMINATION SURVEY, 1982-84 Mexican Americans Cuban Americans Puerto Ricans Description The Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (HHANES) was conducted from July 1982 through December 1984. (
  • Scientific and Technical Information Branch National Center for Health Statistics Center Building, Room 1-57 3700 East-West Highway Hyattsville, MD 20782 301-436-8500 BACKGROUND The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) collects, analyzes, and disseminates data on the health status of Americans. (
  • The White House hailed the announcement as a way to sustain reliable mail service to Americans while modernizing the fleet, reducing operating costs and clearing the air in neighborhoods across the country. (
  • Anticipating a dilemma and growing dissatisfaction by consumers in the ability to provide adequate and quality health care to millions of aging Americans, a growing number of health insurance companies in the United States are offering Consumer Driven Health Plans (CDHP) and benefits enabling policyholders to travel to foreign destinations for their medical care in the hopes of relieving the burden on domestic health care. (
  • Healthwise is a URAC accredited health web site content provider. (
  • GoodTherapy uses cookies to personalize content and ads to provide better services for our users and to analyze our traffic. (
  • But ADDA's content and services are no substitute for professional mental health or medical advice. (
  • Health education content includes data and resources for various populations, including LGBTQ+ community members. (
  • Participants, setting: Fifteen residential aged care facilities operated by Bupa Aged Care in metropolitan and regional cities in four Australian states. (
  • Conclusions: Recruiting GPs to work directly in residential aged care facilities is difficult, but may reduce the burden of unplanned presentations to hospitals and increase the reporting of adverse events. (
  • Approximately 95% of adult smokers began smoking before turning 21 and about 80% started before age 18, according to the 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. (
  • Women attending their first antenatal visit were enrolled 2016-17 from 12 health facilities in the Maseru District and followed regularly for 12-24 months after delivery. (
  • Through mid-2016, it was called the Center for Integrative Science in Aging, and served as an inter-professional community of scholars that conducted aging research and mentored the next generation of scientists. (
  • Health-maintenance organizations (HMOs) are accountable for the preventive care of approximately one quarter of the U.S. population (1), and public health agencies have an increasing role in assessing the quality of care for populations enrolled in HMOs (2-4). (
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians are recognised as experiencing the highest levels of inequitable health service access of any Indigenous population in the world. (
  • Estimates are based on household interviews of a sample of the civilian noninstitutionalized U.S. population and are derived from the National Health Interview Survey Family Core component. (
  • Summary health statistics for the U.S. population: National Health Interview Survey, 2001. (
  • METHODS: Data are from approximately 22,200 adults with SMI who participated in the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, an annual nationally representative survey of the U.S. civilian, noninstitutionalized population. (
  • Percentage of the total population who are of retirement age (60+ Females, 65+ Males), by SOA. (
  • The directly age and sex standardised mortality rate per 100,000 population, from all causes at all ages. (
  • This is the proportion of the working age population (16-59 for females and 16-64 for males) who are in employment according to the International Labour Organisation (ILO) definition. (
  • Under its long-term corporate strategy, Strategy 2030, ADB will help improve the lives of vulnerable people in Asia and the Pacific, including the region's aging population. (
  • Through its growing health and social protection projects, ADB will pay special attention to the long-term care and health of the region's aging population. (
  • There were 826 million people of working age in Western developed countries in 2015, thus, while boasting a huge population, China's overall labor productivity is just one eighth that of the developed countries, said Wang. (
  • Wang added that the FPA will also pay special attention to protecting the rights and interests of the nation's migrant population, and will provide health services to "left-behind" women and children in rural areas. (
  • Welsch is with the John D. Bower School of Population Health, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA. (
  • Data were weighted to reflect the probability of selection and state-specific postcensus population estimates by age, sex, and race, and standard errors were calculated by using SUDAAN. (
  • The United States population is not only aging, but it is also increasing in diversity. (
  • engaging an aging and diverse population requires that pharmacists and other health care providers be culturally competent. (
  • And some of the country's other goals, such as delivering free health care to vulnerable sections of the population, have been hampered to funding shortages. (
  • From 1960 through 1980 NCHS conducted five population-based, national health examination surveys. (
  • Peach State Health Plan (Peach State) is a Care Management Organization that serves the Medicaid and PeachCare for Kids ® population in partnership with Georgia Families. (
  • The trust provides mental health, community health and learning disability services for a population of 1.1 million people. (
  • But now that they are living longer, diseases of aging are increasingly becoming an issue in this population. (
  • However, Kenya has no documented published data on gestational age distribution of pregnant women attending antenatal care (ANC), or the proportion of women attending ANC during the proposed window period for vaccination, to inform appropriate timing for delivery or estimate potential uptake of this vaccine. (
  • The proportion of women attending for ANC during a gestational age window for vaccination of 28-32 weeks (recommended), 26-33 weeks and 24-36 weeks was 76.6% (360/470), 84.5% (397/470) and 96.2% (452/470), respectively. (
  • the relationship between job security and staff vaccination in aged care. (
  • In addition to targeting vaccination in Tier 1 to groups that provide critical societal goods and services, public and stakeholder groups also reinforced the value of including pregnant women and young children in this tier when they are likely to be at high risk of pandemic influenza-related hospitalizations or death. (
  • Temira, mother to one-year-old Zahara, has brought her daughter to a mobile outreach health site near her home in Chifra, Afar, in north-eastern Ethiopia, for vaccination and a check-up. (
  • The Governor and the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services strongly recommend that unvaccinated persons eligible for vaccination in the state be vaccinated as soon as possible. (
  • Kaiser Health News examined vaccination dashboards for all 50 states and the District of Columbia in early April and found that each of the 38 that listed gender breakdowns - including Texas - showed more women had received shots than men. (
  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - St. Stephen AME Church in Jacksonville hosted a mobile COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Sunday following its drive-up Easter service. (
  • During the COVID-19 pandemic, community pharmacies across the globe have been involved in public health and contributed greatly in many countries to the vaccination service [1]. (
  • A clear risk is a reduction in essential services and particularly vaccination and prevention of other communicable diseases. (
  • Service/facility reporting system ('administrative data'): Reports of vaccinations performed by service providers (e.g. district health centres, vaccination teams, physicians) are used for estimates based on service/facility records. (
  • Through the Adult Mental Health Division, the center addresses the needs and requirements of adults struggling with serious mental health disorders. (
  • The measure uses a self-reported health assessment, applied to life expectancy data. (
  • Malnutrition in children due to extreme poverty and pregnant women are a big concern for the health service providers as damage assessment has not been completed due to many areas still inaccessible and underwater. (
  • National estimates on the assessment of risk factors and the provision of health-education services at these visits are presented. (
  • Domestic applicants with international transcripts must be evaluated through the International Credential Assessment Service of Canada (ICAS) or World Education Services (WES). (
  • Health & Wellness: What is Concierge Medicine? (
  • We also offer one-on-one wellness services, such as personalized online recreation services and phone call check-ins. (
  • We look forward to servicing and journeying with you to your holistic wellness! (
  • Wellness exams not only help flag any potential problems with your pet's health, but they are also important in creating an overall medical history for your pet. (
  • Health and wellness tourism is a growing trend in the medical and health care industry, as it offers individuals choices and options regarding quality and affordable care in a variety of international destinations around the world. (
  • We believe that this simple but innovative approach could have a significant positive impact on the physical health and wellbeing, and ultimately life expectancy of people with mental ill health not just here in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland but potentially across the country. (
  • Community mobilization and social marketing to promote weekly iron-folic acid supplementation in women of reproductive age in Vietnam: impact on anemia and iron status. (
  • and parents or caregivers of infants and children under the age of five. (
  • Family & Child Health serves pregnant individuals, infants and toddlers, and children and youth with special healthcare needs. (
  • This recommendation applies to all patient groups, including pregnant women, and all age groups, including young children and infants. (
  • For vaccines in the infant immunization schedule, this would be the total number of infants surviving to age one. (
  • These findings underscore the potential public health importance of HEDIS data (e.g., creating the capacity to assess statewide prevention interventions) and highlights some of the methodologic issues of comparing performance measures from HEDIS to the BRFSS. (
  • This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n). (
  • The Hotline line is staffed by knowledgeable and experienced social workers and public health nurses. (
  • The County's Department of Health & Human Services - with 6 Chiefs and 1,750 employees - is one of a few in the country to commit to a fully integrative model of public health and human services. (
  • This is an extraordinary opportunity to serve as a senior member of the Department's leadership team responsible for building and nurturing a fully integrated public health and human services system. (
  • The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) welcomes public comments pertaining to topics related to Aging Well. (
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  • Ofori SK , Schwind JS , Sullivan KL , Cowling BJ , Chowell G , Fung IC-H . Transmission dynamics of COVID-19 in Ghana and the impact of public health interventions. (
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  • Background: The spread of COVID-19 along with strict public health measures have resulted in unintended adverse effects, including greater levels of distress, anxiety, and depression. (
  • Oregon Housing and Community Services has compiled a housing and utility resource list for the public and community partners. (
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  • Public Health Wales said 13 further deaths have been reported of people who had tested positive, taking the number of deaths in Wales to 154. (
  • Northern Ireland's Public Health Agency reported another eight deaths, bringing the country's total to 56, with a total of 998 testing positive. (
  • lead poisoning remains a serious public health crisis. (
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  • Public health and biomedical information, and their attendant classification and diagnostic systems, have traditionally shaped mental healthcare. (
  • Consequently, we propose the mobilization of youths' lived experience as a nuanced and social process within a public health context, and as an issue of health equity. (
  • and formal services that are typically paid by public funding, private insurance, or out of pocket. (
  • Public health experts cite many reasons for the difference, including that women make up three-quarters of the workforce in health care and education. (
  • Public health experts cited many reasons for the difference, including that women make up three-quarters of the workforce in health care and education, sectors prioritized for initial vaccines. (
  • Dr. Rebecca Wurtz , director of public health administration and policy at the University of Minnesota, said women have been more likely to lose jobs during the pandemic, and in many cases bear the brunt of teaching and caring for children at home. (
  • Division of Health Examination Statistics National Center for Health Statistics Center Building, Room 2-58 3700 East-West Highway Hyattsville, MD 20782 Public Use Data Tapes for the Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey will be released through the National Technical Information Service (NTIS) as soon as the data have been edited, validated, and documented. (
  • This health center receives HHS funding and has federal Public Health Service deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals. (
  • Sign-up or register to submit electronic data to District of Columbia's public health agency on immunizations, cancer, syndromic surveillance, and reportable lab results. (
  • Although providers have flexibility in choosing menu set options, one of the five must be specific to public health. (
  • The public health objectives include submitting electronic data to public health agencies on immunizations, syndromic surveillance, and reportable lab results. (
  • Public Health Agencies (PHAs) need to perform four (4) administrative tasks. (
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  • To help our members through the pandemic, we're providing trusted information from public health officials. (
  • Aged care facilities (ACFs) are encouraged to notify influenza outbreaks to their local public health unit (PHU), where they are recorded in the NSW Notifiable Conditions Information Management System (NCIMS). (
  • Am J Public Health, 99(3):299-312. (
  • The FPA will improve its family planning services, such as reproductive health consultation, Wang said. (
  • Territories which have State Agencies on Aging designated by the governors are eligible to receive these grants. (
  • This will reduce the amount of administration required for providers, streamlining the process to help eligible DVA clients in residential aged care access the services they need. (
  • In addition to these changes, health providers will be able to prescribe aids and appliances under the RAP to eligible DVA clients in residential aged care, who were previously classified as high care. (
  • In addition to the more than 9 million working women of childbearing age who are legally exempt (i.e. excluded) from these protections, additional millions are at risk of being misclassified as exempt-particularly the 3.7 million salaried working women of childbearing age who earn above the salary threshold for exemption but whose job duties mean they should be eligible for the protections. (
  • Services disabled adults who are Medicaid-eligible and qualify for nursing level of care. (
  • Even if they have some health issues, they may be eligible for coverage," he says. (
  • Under this limitation, DSH payments to a hospital cannot exceed the uncompensated costs of furnishing hospital services by the hospital to individuals who are Medicaid-eligible or "have no health insurance (or other source of third party coverage) for the services furnished during the year. (
  • Services are provided at no charge to families meeting income-eligible guidelines. (
  • The Senate - controlled by a 23-Republican-two-Democrat alliance - has been saying it will pass that bill if the House approves a Senate bill to lower the eligible age from 55 to 40 on potential lump settlements on workers compensation claims. (
  • Eligible health professionals and hospitals must meet a series of 15 core objectives and at least five of 10 menu set objectives (hospitals only need to meet 14, which e-prescribing does not apply to them in stage 1). (
  • Eligible members enjoy access to a wide variety of benefits, services and tools. (
  • B) Each month, each area agency on aging shall identify individuals residing in the area that the agency serves who are eligible for the home first component of the PASSPORT program. (
  • But in some middle-aged individuals with this damage, their brains reorganize to bypass the damage and enhance communication between brain cells, the study also found. (
  • Family members and other caregivers play an important role in many Veterans' health and well-being. (
  • As our current healthcare system transforms to address youth mental health , national calls focus on timely care, increased evaluation of existing models, and the meaningful inclusion of youth and caregivers to inform the design of appropriate services. (
  • Experts point to women's roles as caregivers and their greater likelihood to seek out preventive health care in general as contributing factors. (
  • The Aging and Adult Services Hotline is San Mateo County's 24-hour information and emergency response line. (
  • The Aging and Adult Services Team provides services necessary to fulfill the legal mandate of North Carolina in assuring that adults who are disabled and/or aged and are fragile or vulnerable, are protected and receive services to remove the factors placing them in danger. (
  • The American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society, a professional organization of physicians and researchers, lists Sutter Health affiliates in its registry of laboratories performing high-quality motility procedures. (
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  • Volunteers help out at The Bridge, a social service organization on 108th street. (
  • Estimating the prevalence of hereditary hearing loss in populations across the world is very difficult, since access to health care, poor health conditions, and a low level of awareness of hearing loss is compounded by a higher frequency of complicating risk factors such as neonatal distress, prematurity, high fever, otitis media, meningitis, ototoxic medications, and illnesses such as rubella. (
  • Psychiatric complications of HIV/AIDS signify a significant additional burden for mental health services and professionals in less affluent countries with high HIV prevalence rates [ 6 ]. (
  • HIV prevalence is very high in Lesotho: about 30% among women aged 15-59. (
  • Indigenous elder Kerrie Burnet accesses health services through Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations. (
  • The Department of Health and Aged Care acknowledges the traditional owners of country throughout Australia, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. (
  • Join the Howard Brown Health Vernita Gray Council and Aging Services program as we build community in a safe (virtual) space, making connections, and finding friends. (
  • Kin On helps the Asian community age well at home or thrive in their residences. (
  • Many thanks to our Aging Network partners AARTH, Kin On, IDIC, Kaiser Permanente, Sound Generations, and Tilth, and all agencies who are supporting our community during COVID. (
  • A holistic integrated Multi-Purpose Service (MPS) delivering safe, quality and person centred healthcare to our community. (
  • The Center on Aging and Community Living (CACL) is a collaboration between the Institute on Disability (IOD) and the Institute for Health Policy and Practice (IHPP) at the University of New Hampshire. (
  • The Cleve Community Health and Eastern Eyre Health and Aged Care is part of the Whyalla Eastern Eyre and Far North Health Services. (
  • We also have 20 hostel rooms, 15 aged care cottages and extensive community services. (
  • By Jillian Rosen, Vice President for Community Investment, Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation Life for everyone in 2040 will be shaped to a large degree by how we respond now to the needs of the aging. (
  • If you've just had your baby, a community child health nurse will contact you to arrange your first purple book appointment. (
  • It does this by offering community-based case management services. (
  • We've collected some amazing examples of anti aging logos from our global community of designers. (
  • It's also imperative this model is sustainable so that as the community grows and changes, the continuity of the health-care system is a foundational element that allows the community to thrive. (
  • The GEC website has information about home- and community-based services , care in residential settings and nursing homes , treatment for memory loss and brain health , assistance in making decisions about care and advance care planning , and much more. (
  • We recommend greater inclusion of home health agencies in the community planning process. (
  • The Aged & Disability Services Unit delivers a range of Federal and State funded Home and Community Care (HACC) programs. (
  • Information and referral to all services of the Community Aged Care Packages program. (
  • $2,125,804 to University Area Community Development Corporation Inc. for cultural campus warehouse renovation and site work: connects community residents with quality-of-life services. (
  • The scope of this bibliographical study was to describe community-geared experiences in many countries in the campaign against cardiovascular diseases through health promotion and primary prevention of risk factors, as well as to identify in Brazil the vigilance actions of the risk factors of non-transmissible chronic diseases, stressing the strategic challenges facing the Family Health Program in tackling cardiovascular diseases. (
  • The Aging Farm Community: Using Current Health and Safety Status to Map Future Action, March 6-8. (
  • nutritious foods and referrals to other health and community resources. (
  • The Worcester Community Action Council, Inc. serves as an umbrella agency for 18 education and social service programs. (
  • The Worcester Connections Family Resource Center (FRC) is a community-based, culturally competent program that provides evidence-based parent education groups, information and referral, mentoring, and other opportunities for children and families in need, as well as services specific to children who are having serious problems at home and at school, including runaways, truants, and sexually exploited children, known as Children Requiring Assistance (CRA). (
  • Non-profit community mental health agency for teens and youth (ages 13 - 21). (
  • b) A physician has determined and documented in writing that the individual has a medical condition that, unless the individual is enrolled in home and community-based services such as the PASSPORT program, will require the individual to be admitted to a nursing facility within thirty days of the physician's determination. (
  • c) The individual has been hospitalized and a physician has determined and documented in writing that, unless the individual is enrolled in home and community-based services such as the PASSPORT program, the individual is to be transported directly from the hospital to a nursing facility and admitted. (
  • ii) A county department of job and family services and an area agency on aging have jointly documented in writing that, unless the individual is enrolled in home and community-based services such as the PASSPORT program, the individual should be admitted to a nursing facility. (
  • Shreveport-Bossier Black Counselors Association was created to help reduce the stigma about mental health by raising awareness and advocating for the mental health issues and contributing factors within the black community. (
  • Latinx Therapy strives to provides culturally-grounded workshops and services to the Latinx community. (
  • The DBMD program provides home and community-based services to people who are deaf-blind with multiple disabilities as a cost-effective alternative to institutional placement. (
  • IL 2023-06 is posted on the HHS webpage for Home and Community-based Services (HCS), Texas Home Living (TxHmL), local intellectual and developmental disability authorities, and financial management services agency program providers. (
  • Home and Community-based Services and Texas Home Living stakeholders can now comment on the proposed revisions to the HCS and TxHmL Billing Requirements by Feb. 14. (
  • The purpose of this letter is to provide guidance to local intellectual and developmental disability authorities (LIDDAs) and Home and Community-based Services (HCS) Program providers regarding implementation of the federal Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) settings regulations. (
  • Participation in community mental health specific meeting such as NAMI are also encouraged. (
  • CARF accreditation signals a service provider's commitment to continually improving services, encouraging feedback, and serving the community. (
  • Let us ensure that mental health and well-being becomes a global priority for all, including in our community. (
  • This year the programme has been expanded to include adult mental health service users being cared for by community mental health teams under the Care Programme Approach. (
  • Join this compelling conversation featuring health, community and human rights perspectives. (
  • Sleep and Life Space Mobility During the COVID-19 Pandemic How are sleep traits impacted by a health threat such as COVID-19, and what is the relationship of sleep health to life space mobility, defined as one's habitual movement throughout a community? (
  • Baby boomers are naturally concerned about the availability of healthcare services in the future. (
  • In 2001 and 2011, Hispanic children were less likely than non-Hispanic white and non-Hispanic black children to receive these services. (
  • Despite decades of improvement and for reasons yet unknown, there is statistical evidence that the drop in pregnancy rates, the age of first sexual activity and contraceptive use among teens stalled after 2001. (
  • Its partnership with the Department of Human Services, on the other hand, has allowed the facility to address the needs and requirements of adults and children who live with developmental disabilities. (
  • This service is made up of a team of dedicated doctors, nurses and administrators who aim to promote the health and wellbeing of children and young people who are being looked after by Brent Council. (
  • Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health COVID-19 Resources for Children with Special Health Care Needs is a comprehensive list that is updated frequently. (
  • COVID-19 Information for Families of Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs - site run by the American Academy of Pediatrics is updated regularly covering a wide variety of topics. (
  • Coronavirus Information and Resources from Family Voices provides advice about what families of children with special health care needs can do, and links to reliable resources. (
  • A graduate of ADDCA, Diane coaches children of all ages, parents and families, and adults in all phases of life from a strong strengths-based perspective. (
  • Their goal is to help children cope with the challenges of health care and hospitalization. (
  • Our child life specialists work closely with children and teens to provide age-appropriate explanations and preparations. (
  • Reassurance is the key to helping children through a traumatic time,' according to a guide from the United States Department of Health and Human Services. (
  • Encourage children of all ages to express emotions through conversation, writing, or artwork and to find a way to help others who were affected by the event. (
  • After the birth of their child the nurse helps identify children at risk for developmental delays or other health conditions. (
  • Family & Child Health programs work with children that have special healthcare needs. (
  • Counseling for children and teens, including court mandated service, individual and family therapy. (
  • Provides mental health care for diverse and under-served children and families suffering from mental illness or severe emotional disturbances. (
  • Riverside County children through age 5 will receive expanded access to early intervention and mental health services through a new program that aims to position them for emotional, social and. (
  • I have yet to receive answers from your Department on how parents and children are being informed about each other's safety, where they are located, the age of the children and if the tender-aged children are being cared for appropriately, and if and when parents and children will be reunited-and appallingly, whether the Trump Administration has any plan to reunite these families at all. (
  • According to the CDC , injuries are the leading cause of death for American children and young adults ages 1-19. (
  • The indicator is estimated as the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received three doses of the combined diphtheria, tetanus toxoid and pertussis vaccine time before the survey. (
  • For vaccines in the infant immunization schedule, this would be the number of children aged 12-23 months who have received the specified vaccinations before their first birthday. (
  • The 2008 guidelines didn't include activity recommendations for young children ages 3 to 5. (
  • So how much activity do your preschool-aged children need? (
  • For children and teens, staying active contributes to brain function and better bone health. (
  • These same findings have been seen in children across Europe, including the United Kingdom, where an alert was issued by the National Health Service . (
  • and won't terminate a residential or small business customer's service for the next 60 days if the user is suffering financial challenges associated with the coronavirus pandemic. (
  • Aims and methodThe Norfolk Youth Service was created in 2012 in response to calls to redesign mental health services to better meet the needs of young people. (
  • Before implementation of the youth service, there was a clear discrepancy between the peak age of referral and the age of those seen by services. (
  • The Johns Hopkins Center for Transgender Health offers comprehensive, evidence-based and affirming care for transgender youth and adults that is in line with the standards of care set by the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH). (
  • Through a collaborative relationship with endocrinology and psychiatry, we work to provide comprehensive services for all youth. (
  • Overall, 75% of ongoing mental health issues develop during adolescence, with 10-20% of youth affected by some kind of mental illness, while suicide is the second leading cause of death among 15-24 year olds. (
  • Emerging engagement models in youth mental health - such as the ACCESS Open Minds Network, the Foundry in British Columbia, and YouthCan through CAMH in Ontario - describe engagement with young people, providing guidance for projects that offer different levels of responsibility and empowerment for adults and youth . (
  • Youth engagement in KMb is an emergent practice, built on the participatory-research belief that youth can be active agents of change , rather than passive recipients of services, and on a genuine respect for young people's capacities. (
  • The recognition that, for services to work for youth, it is crucial to incorporate youths' perspectives in the design of services shifts the stakes of this type of KMb. (
  • Wisdom2Action (W2A), a Canada-based KMb network, was founded in 2011 to focus on improving services provided to youth by increasing the uptake of evidence and evaluation in the youth serving sector. (
  • The mental health situation is challenging, especially for the youth. (
  • To develop or strengthen preventive health service and health promotion systems through designated State Agencies on Aging and Area Agencies on Aging. (
  • The Administration on Aging awards funds through a statutory formula to State Agencies on Aging. (
  • Funds are awarded to State Agencies on Aging based on the Federal fiscal year. (
  • They issued remote delivery guidance for Enhance®Fitness in September and are supporting Health Promotion Network partners across King County (Kin On was among the first agencies to launch the virtual program). (
  • When in-person health promotion classes shifted to online, Tilth virtually provided education and collaborated with ADS-funded health promotion agencies to arrange to have Good Food bags picked up at a central location have the food delivered to the client. (
  • The local Area Agencies on Aging offices serve certain counties and implement the elder service programs within their geographic boundaries. (
  • The hub will be a centre for all coordinated efforts in providing health facilities and will also work as a nerve centre with partner UN agencies and NGOs. (
  • Drawing upon decades of experience, RAND provides research services, systematic analysis, and innovative thinking to a global clientele that includes government agencies, foundations, and private-sector firms. (
  • On December 1, 2014, CMS extended the comment period for the October 9, 2014 proposed rule entitled '' Conditions of Participation for Home Health Agencies '' (79 FR 61164). (
  • MedlinePlus Connect links to health information from the National Institutes of Health and other federal government agencies. (
  • Background: A better understanding of how workers' compensation (WC) costs are affected by an aging US workforce is needed, especially for physically demanding industries, such as construction. (
  • Experts believe that the way the aged care workforce is structured and managed, including the fact that a significant percentage of staff work across multiple sites, contributed to the spread of COVID-19 in aged care. (
  • As the Blood Tribe Department of Health Inc. grows, we want to ensure we continue to build the capacity of our workforce and create a strong foundation to serve our members. (
  • Bilirakis brought in more than $13 million for 10 local projects that include money for wastewater treatment systems, workforce training and mental health services. (
  • DVA Online Services modernises transactions for service providers such as transport bookings and invoicing. (
  • This will make it easier for providers to deliver and/or prescribe these services to DVA clients. (
  • This change has been made in line with the new funding model for residential aged care, the Australian National Aged Care Classification, and will make it easier for providers to deliver and/or prescribe these services to DVA clients. (
  • Allied health care providers will no longer be required to seek prior approval to deliver services to DVA clients who were previously classified as high care. (
  • Finding the right service providers to allow this person to do so is the first step you'll want to take. (
  • Includes links for Food and Cash assistance, childcare costs, employment services and informa tio n for service providers. (
  • The Center for Transgender Health partners with endocrinologists and primary care providers. (
  • and aged care providers. (
  • DoorDash is teaming up with benefit service providers. (
  • The five services can be provided by a single allied health provider or shared across different providers. (
  • Of the 22 who responded to the demographic survey, 65 % were registered nurses , 20 % were Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), and 15 % were other types of health care providers. (
  • 11 The issue of adequate access to health care has attracted the attention of the U.S. Government, professional associations, and health care providers alike. (
  • These services are not a substitute for emergency care and are not intended to replace your primary care provider or other providers in your network. (
  • Health care providers are already overwhelmed by the demands of today's consumers, and face shortages in nursing, general practice physicians and service providers not only in the United States, but around the world. (
  • Estimated vaccine coverage was 42.1, 46.5 and 52.9% within the narrow, wide and wider gestational age windows, respectively. (
  • That data shows the gap has narrowed but hasn't disappeared as vaccine eligibility has expanded beyond people in long-term care and health care workers. (
  • For Myschelle Jones and Peyton Walter, Sunday was the first time they were able to access the COVID19 vaccine because of their age. (
  • Aging and Disability Services contracted with Tilth Alliance to provide Good Food Bags as part of addressing health holistically. (
  • Contributor Mary Pat O'Leary, RN, BSN is a planner at Aging and Disability Services. (
  • The County is seeking a visionary executive to lead Aging & Disability Services. (
  • VA GEC is committed to improving the health and well-being of Veterans who have multiple chronic conditions or a disability associated with chronic disease, aging, or injury. (
  • Ballarat Health Services Digital Repository: Ballarat Aged Care newsletter: Winter edition, August 2017. (
  • Interviews were conducted online among 1,140 adults age 40+ using GFK's Knowledge Panel from May 3-18, 2017. (
  • NOTE: As stated in G.R. 11.1.1, claims for services in the Diagnostic Radiology section will not be payable unless the physician has been approved by the CPSA to provide those services. (
  • A few states have websites which provide information for the entire state and other states provide a county lookup on their website to find the correct area office to contact for senior services. (
  • You local Area Agency on Aging will have information on SHIP and many provide SHIP counselors to give group presentations. (
  • North Carolina's nursing home inspection information is part of DHHS's ongoing effort to provide information to citizens and family members faced with difficult health care decisions. (
  • The Ngala Parenting Line aims to provide timely responses for immediate parenting concerns and connect parents and carers to relevant services and resources. (
  • The main purpose of is to provide educational services. (
  • Our specialists at the Fertility Center coordinate with the Center for Transgender Health to provide services for fertility preservation, reproduction assistance and contraception . (
  • The WHO will provide more medicines and health kits for pregnant women to curtail malaria and water-borne diseases. (
  • In the speech, he also directed all government hospitals to provide free health care to every rape victim. (
  • Ephraim McDowell Health (EMH) website uses Google™ Translate to provide automatic translation of its web pages. (
  • The center-based programs provide developmentally appropriate curricula, health and nutrition services, breakfast, lunch and snack, special education opportunities, and family services. (
  • We also provide free language interpreter services. (
  • CHOP Volunteer Services will provide applicants with instructions and cover costs associated with compliance, when completed through our vendor, Sterling. (
  • By synthesizing these innovations, the compendium aims to provide the basis for an intergrated approach to advocacy, policy dialogue and planning for RMNCH both within the health sector and accross sectors that influence RMNCH. (
  • The clinic additionally provides referrals for gender affirmation surgery for adolescents and young adults according to the Johns Hopkins Center for Transgender Health guidelines. (
  • You can access a range of DVA services online. (
  • Helps ADF personnel and their families access mental health services. (
  • This page provides access to services by geographic location or by subject category. (
  • Due to COVID-19, changes to services, visiting hours and visitor access now apply. (
  • Cleve has an ambulance service and access to the Royal Flying Doctor Service . (
  • You can access a general practitioner (GP) or health service for a sexually transmitted infection (STI) or blood-borne virus test. (
  • Partners for a Hunger Free Oregon - Lists many different services for food access. (
  • These countries benefitted from 'previous pandemic experiences', had 'emergency plans' which incorporated detailed plans for aged care facilities, and had immediate access to personal protective equipment [PPE]. (
  • The Blood Tribe want to prioritize Blackfoot Ways of Knowing in relation to health and healing, and to significantly expand their capacity to access high-quality health care and services. (
  • A collection of resources for health professionals to help people with mucopolysaccharidosis type II (MPS II) access idursulfase (Elaprase®) under the Life Saving Drugs Program. (
  • A collection of resources for health professionals to help people with Pompe disease access alglucosidase alfa (Myozyme®) and avalglucosidase alfa (Nexviazyme®) under the Life Saving Drugs Program. (
  • The strategy will seek to increase access to quality mental health services by decentralizing and integrating it into primary health care, ensuring services are appropriately budgeted and resourced across sectors. (
  • We envision a world in which mental health is valued, promoted, and protected and where everyone can access the mental health care they need. (
  • Latinx, Asian and Indigenous people similarly have poor access to quality mental health services. (
  • 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. (
  • In July, Kaiser launched their Better Choices, Better Health program online. (
  • If you are a person with a disability and require an accommodation to participate in a County program, service, or activity, requests may be made by calling (415) 473-4381 (Voice), Dial 711 for CA Relay, or by email at least five business days in advance of the event. (
  • The program utilized Medicaid benefits to ensure that a person can remain safely at home and receive the services needed to avoid institutional care. (
  • What services are offered by the Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP)? (
  • Check out this article about our company and our Aging Well program! (
  • Send us a message to inquire about our gift certificate for the Aging Well program! (
  • In the first iteration of the program, DoorDash is collaborating with six third-party partners with benefit offerings in areas such as healthcare, mental health benefits, and continued career development. (
  • The HACC program targets its services to those who have the greatest need for them and/or the greatest capacity to benefit from them. (
  • $300,000 to Urban League of Hillsborough County Inc. for the Hand Up Program: links students who age out of school with training and paid pre-apprenticeships. (
  • In the two-year Social Service Worker Ontario College Diploma program, you gain the skills and knowledge to work effectively with individuals, groups and communities dealing with personal and social problems. (
  • On December 3, 2014, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) released a proposed rule to amend the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program regulations to add an additional enrollment type called ''self plus one'' for premium rating and family member eligibility purposes. (
  • Native Connections is 5 year grant program from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). (
  • Program is designed to prevent and reduce suicidal behavior and substance misuse and promote mental health among tribal young people up to and including age 24. (
  • LaNae Valentine, director of Women's Services, explained that the program focuses on attackers rather than on victims. (
  • ATLANTA , June 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Peach State Health Plan was recently honored with a Dorland Health Case in Point Platinum Award for its innovative Teen Education Awareness Moment (T.E.A.M.) Outreach Program, designed to reduce teen pregnancies and neonatal intensive care (NICU) admissions. (
  • These goals are achieved through an integrated and comprehensive program that ensures members receive efficient services at the appropriate level of care. (
  • When an area agency on aging identifies such an individual, the agency shall notify the long-term care consultation program administrator serving the area in which the individual resides. (
  • If the administrator determines that the PASSPORT program is appropriate for the individual and the individual would rather participate in the PASSPORT program than continue or begin to reside in a nursing facility, the administrator shall so notify the department of aging. (
  • Our College and Graduate Volunteer Program is designed for college, graduate, medical or any other students ages 18 and up who are following a semester schedule. (
  • The Traditional Adult Program includes individuals who must be ages 18 and up, and commit to serving a minimum of one 4-hour shift the same day and time each week for one year. (
  • The researchers enlisted a computer program called "APRIL Age Progression Software," which was developed over the course of a five-year facial analysis involving 7,000 people representing various races, ages and lifestyles. (
  • Proportions of hereditary verses acquired and syndromic versus nonsyndromic hearing losses across populations is highly variable and is heavily influenced by multiple factors, some likely not yet identified, including drift of populations, frequency of consanguinity, and health status. (
  • Our AGES Academy offers you a wide range of continuing education and training opportunities in all our areas. (
  • A proud native Texan, Diane received her B.S. in Education from the University of Texas and her M.Ed. in Counseling and Student Services from the University of North Texas. (
  • The partners share a vision of creating opportunities for education, research, and data collection, along with developing governance modelling and other professional training for the Blood Tribe Department of Health, according to a U of L press release. (
  • They also expect to improve education and training pathways for K-12 students, making the transition into health-related university programs easier. (
  • The main implication of these findings relates to the provision of weight-related health-education services at visits for obesity. (
  • This finding can inform efforts in health care settings related to providing diet and nutrition, exercise, and weight-reduction health- education services, especially when obesity is a listed diagnosis. (
  • The Maryland State Department of Education now requires students in the Class of 2025 and beyond to complete a 1.0 health education course for graduation. (
  • Castor secured more than $10 million through nine projects that focus on mental health care, education, cancer research and more. (
  • He talks about the importance of education to the kids and of course how important it is to take care of their health. (
  • Health Education England will join us in April 2023. (
  • One of the issues many aging individuals have is bathing routinely. (
  • As individuals age, they often reach a point when they will need assistance with their long term care. (
  • In the multi-site study, scientists observed 600 individuals, average age of 55.5 in an fMRI. (
  • Integrate a practice framework within a service delivery continuum, addressing the needs of individuals, families and communities at micro, mezzo, macro and global levels, and work with them in achieving their goals. (
  • Plan and implement accessible and responsive programs and services, recognizing the diverse needs and experiences of individuals, groups, families and communities, and meeting these needs. (
  • 130+ employees serve over 72,000 individuals and families through 18 programs and services annually. (
  • BONITA SPRINGS, Florida - Individuals who undergo bariatric surgery, particularly Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGP), have a significantly increased risk of developing a substance use disorder (SUD), in particular alcohol use disorder (AUD), new research shows. (
  • Similarly, there is a significant association between location of residence of mothers and utilization of overall antenatal health services. (
  • About one in 100 people aged 65-75, and about one in eight people aged over 85 have AMD that is severe enough to cause serious visual loss. (
  • In 2015-16 the trust rolled the register CQUIN out to include people receiving care from the its Psychosis Intervention and Early Recovery (PIER) team which helps people aged from 14 to 64 who have experienced a first episode of psychosis. (
  • 11 The researchers identified patterns of use and barriers to health care and found the most common barriers to seeing a physician were the doctor's lack of responsiveness to patient concerns, medical bills, transportation, and street safety. (
  • This document will help you to identify barriers to accessing health services for lesbian /WSW health and to better understand what can be done to create affirming 2SLGBTQ environments. (
  • Early intervention services might include, but are not limited to, medical and social services, parental counseling, and therapy. (
  • gerontological counseling and counseling regarding social services and follow-up health services. (
  • Additionally, social interaction has been shown to have an exceptional impact on positive mental health. (
  • Can Social Media and Gaming Benefit Senior Health? (
  • This research is funded by the Norwegian Directorate for Health and Social Affairs. (
  • The study was approved by the Norwegian Social Science Data Services. (
  • includes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners, Aboriginal Health Workers, occupational therapists, mental health nurses, psychologists and some social workers. (
  • Massachusetts could restrict police use of facial recognition technology, Wyoming mulls more health coverage for workers, and a report finds low salary contributes to social workers leaving the field. (
  • With these opportunities, you are ready to work on the front line of social services. (
  • Develop respectful and collaborative professional and interpersonal relationships that adhere to professional, legal, and ethical standards aligned to social service work. (
  • Also, the Senate wanted to significantly trim health and social services, while the House wanted much smaller cuts. (
  • Inslee said social and health services will not be dramatically cut by the talks. (
  • Also, the health and social workers contact with the elders was found to be very poor. (
  • The social context of under-age smoking: A qualita- Bauer UE, Johnson TM (20 0). (