Programmed Instruction as Topic: Instruction in which learners progress at their own rate using workbooks, textbooks, or electromechanical devices that provide information in discrete steps, test learning at each step, and provide immediate feedback about achievement. (ERIC, Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors, 1996).Computer-Assisted Instruction: A self-learning technique, usually online, involving interaction of the student with programmed instructional materials.Teaching: The educational process of instructing.Health Personnel: 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)Delivery of Health Care: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.United StatesCurriculum: A course of study offered by an educational institution.Patient Education as Topic: The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.Questionnaires: 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.Healthcare Disparities: Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE established in 1990 to "provide indexing, abstracting, translating, publishing, and other services leading to a more effective and timely dissemination of information on research, demonstration projects, and evaluations with respect to health care to public and private entities and individuals engaged in the improvement of health care delivery..." It supersedes the National Center for Health Services Research. The United States Agency for Health Care Policy and Research was renamed Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) under the Healthcare Research and Quality Act of 1999.Reinforcement, Verbal: Use of word stimulus to strengthen a response during learning.Health Care Costs: 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.Educational Measurement: The assessing of academic or educational achievement. It includes all aspects of testing and test construction.Audiovisual Aids: Auditory and visual instructional materials.Drug Labeling: Use of written, printed, or graphic materials upon or accompanying a drug container or wrapper. It includes contents, indications, effects, dosages, routes, methods, frequency and duration of administration, warnings, hazards, contraindications, side effects, precautions, and other relevant information.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Writing: The act or practice of literary composition, the occupation of writer, or producing or engaging in literary work as a profession.Education, Medical: Use for general articles concerning medical education.Textbooks as Topic: Books used in the study of a subject that contain a systematic presentation of the principles and vocabulary of a subject.Comprehension: The act or fact of grasping the meaning, nature, or importance of; understanding. (American Heritage Dictionary, 4th ed) Includes understanding by a patient or research subject of information disclosed orally or in writing.Periodicals as Topic: A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.Learning: Relatively permanent change in behavior that is the result of past experience or practice. The concept includes the acquisition of knowledge.Generalization (Psychology): The phenomenon of an organism's responding to all situations similar to one in which it has been conditioned.Clinical Competence: The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.Interviews as Topic: 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.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: 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).Education of Intellectually Disabled: The teaching or training of those individuals with subnormal intellectual functioning.Evidence-Based Medicine: An approach of practicing medicine with the goal to improve and evaluate patient care. It requires the judicious integration of best research evidence with the patient's values to make decisions about medical care. This method is to help physicians make proper diagnosis, devise best testing plan, choose best treatment and methods of disease prevention, as well as develop guidelines for large groups of patients with the same disease. (from JAMA 296 (9), 2006)Communication: The exchange or transmission of ideas, attitudes, or beliefs between individuals or groups.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Data Collection: 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.Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations: A private, voluntary, not-for-profit organization which establishes standards for the operation of health facilities and services, conducts surveys, and awards accreditation.Programmed InstructionEducation, Medical, Undergraduate: The period of medical education in a medical school. In the United States it follows the baccalaureate degree and precedes the granting of the M.D.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Guidelines as Topic: A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.Quality of Health Care: The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.Health Services Accessibility: 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.Qualitative Research: 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)Practice Guidelines as Topic: Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.Program Evaluation: 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.Congresses as Topic: Conferences, conventions or formal meetings usually attended by delegates representing a special field of interest.Cooperative Behavior: 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)Students, Medical: Individuals enrolled in a school of medicine or a formal educational program in medicine.Problem-Based Learning: Instructional use of examples or cases to teach using problem-solving skills and critical thinking.Cross-Sectional Studies: 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.Primary Health Care: 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)Physiology: The biological science concerned with the life-supporting properties, functions, and processes of living organisms or their parts.Health Services Research: 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)Medical Informatics: The field of information science concerned with the analysis and dissemination of medical data through the application of computers to various aspects of health care and medicine.Health Services: Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.Patient Satisfaction: 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.Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.Teaching Materials: Instructional materials used in teaching.ManikinsPersonnel, Hospital: The individuals employed by the hospital.Education, Dental: Use for articles concerning dental education in general.Quality Assurance, Health Care: 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.Terminology as Topic: The terms, expressions, designations, or symbols used in a particular science, discipline, or specialized subject area.Histology: The study of the structure of various TISSUES of organisms on a microscopic level.Review Literature as Topic: Published materials which provide an examination of recent or current literature. Review articles can cover a wide range of subject matter at various levels of completeness and comprehensiveness based on analyses of literature that may include research findings. The review may reflect the state of the art. It also includes reviews as a literary form.Safety Management: The development of systems to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences in an institutional setting. The concept includes prevention or reduction of adverse events or incidents involving employees, patients, or facilities. Examples include plans to reduce injuries from falls or plans for fire safety to promote a safe institutional environment.Education of Hearing Disabled: The teaching or training of those individuals with hearing disability or impairment.Models, Educational: Theoretical models which propose methods of learning or teaching as a basis or adjunct to changes in attitude or behavior. These educational interventions are usually applied in the fields of health and patient education but are not restricted to patient care.Patient Compliance: Voluntary cooperation of the patient in following a prescribed regimen.Benchmarking: Method of measuring performance against established standards of best practice.Nurses' InstructionProfessional-Patient Relations: Interactions between health personnel and patients.Focus Groups: A method of data collection and a QUALITATIVE RESEARCH tool in which a small group of individuals are brought together and allowed to interact in a discussion of their opinions about topics, issues, or questions.Telemedicine: Delivery of health services via remote telecommunications. This includes interactive consultative and diagnostic services.Videotape Recording: Recording of visual and sometimes sound signals on magnetic tape.Cost-Benefit Analysis: 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.Health Services Needs and Demand: 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.Healthcare Financing: Methods of generating, allocating, and using financial resources in healthcare systems.ReadingNeeds Assessment: Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.Information Dissemination: The circulation or wide dispersal of information.Students, Dental: Individuals enrolled a school of dentistry or a formal educational program in leading to a degree in dentistry.Patient Safety: Efforts to reduce risk, to address and reduce incidents and accidents that may negatively impact healthcare consumers.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Pilot Projects: Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.Inservice Training: On the job training programs for personnel carried out within an institution or agency. It includes orientation programs.Role Playing: The adopting or performing the role of another significant individual in order to gain insight into the behavior of that person.Videodisc Recording: The storing of visual and usually sound signals on discs for later reproduction on a television screen or monitor.Universities: Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.Professional Competence: The capability to perform the duties of one's profession generally, or to perform a particular professional task, with skill of an acceptable quality.Consumer Satisfaction: Customer satisfaction or dissatisfaction with a benefit or service received.Editorial Policies: The guidelines and policy statements set forth by the editor(s) or editorial board of a publication.Quality Improvement: The attainment or process of attaining a new level of performance or quality.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.Health Education: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.Physician-Patient Relations: The interactions between physician and patient.Program Development: The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic: Works about clinical trials that involve at least one test treatment and one control treatment, concurrent enrollment and follow-up of the test- and control-treated groups, and in which the treatments to be administered are selected by a random process, such as the use of a random-numbers table.Health Facilities: Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.Hospitals: Institutions with an organized medical staff which provide medical care to patients.Professional Role: The expected function of a member of a particular profession.Library Science: Study of the principles and practices of library administration and services.Education, Pharmacy: Formal instruction, learning, or training in the preparation, dispensing, and proper utilization of drugs in the field of medicine.Feedback: A mechanism of communication within a system in that the input signal generates an output response which returns to influence the continued activity or productivity of that system.Abstracting and Indexing as Topic: Activities performed to identify concepts and aspects of published information and research reports.Education, Distance: Education via communication media (correspondence, radio, television, computer networks) with little or no in-person face-to-face contact between students and teachers. (ERIC Thesaurus, 1997)Organizational Innovation: Introduction of changes which are new to the organization and are created by management.Decision Making: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.Great BritainMedical Illustration: The field which deals with illustrative clarification of biomedical concepts, as in the use of diagrams and drawings. The illustration may be produced by hand, photography, computer, or other electronic or mechanical methods.Retrospective Studies: 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.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Knowledge: The body of truths or facts accumulated in the course of time, the cumulated sum of information, its volume and nature, in any civilization, period, or country.User-Computer Interface: The portion of an interactive computer program that issues messages to and receives commands from a user.Organizational Culture: Beliefs and values shared by all members of the organization. These shared values, which are subject to change, are reflected in the day to day management of the organization.National Health Programs: Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.Schools, Medical: Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of medicine.Research Design: A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.Computer Communication Networks: A system containing any combination of computers, computer terminals, printers, audio or visual display devices, or telephones interconnected by telecommunications equipment or cables: used to transmit or receive information. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Interprofessional Relations: The reciprocal interaction of two or more professional individuals.Self Care: Performance of activities or tasks traditionally performed by professional health care providers. The concept includes care of oneself or one's family and friends.Medical Errors: Errors or mistakes committed by health professionals which result in harm to the patient. They include errors in diagnosis (DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS), errors in the administration of drugs and other medications (MEDICATION ERRORS), errors in the performance of surgical procedures, in the use of other types of therapy, in the use of equipment, and in the interpretation of laboratory findings. Medical errors are differentiated from MALPRACTICE in that the former are regarded as honest mistakes or accidents while the latter is the result of negligence, reprehensible ignorance, or criminal intent.Diffusion of Innovation: The broad dissemination of new ideas, procedures, techniques, materials, and devices and the degree to which these are accepted and used.Rural Health Services: Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Patient Care Team: 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.Efficiency, Organizational: The capacity of an organization, institution, or business to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, personnel, materiel, etc.Evaluation Studies as Topic: Studies determining the effectiveness or value of processes, personnel, and equipment, or the material on conducting such studies. For drugs and devices, CLINICAL TRIALS AS TOPIC; DRUG EVALUATION; and DRUG EVALUATION, PRECLINICAL are available.Prescription Drugs: Drugs that cannot be sold legally without a prescription.Health Literacy: Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Eye Protective Devices: Personal devices for protection of the eyes from impact, flying objects, glare, liquids, or injurious radiation.Software: Sequential operating programs and data which instruct the functioning of a digital computer.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Students: Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.Answering Services: Communication services provided by a person or a machine to record and relay the message from the caller.Biology: One of the BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE DISCIPLINES concerned with the origin, structure, development, growth, function, genetics, and reproduction of animals, plants, and microorganisms.Libraries, MedicalStudents, Pharmacy: Individuals enrolled in a school of pharmacy or a formal educational program leading to a degree in pharmacy.Outcome Assessment (Health Care): 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).Quality Indicators, Health Care: Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.Health Occupations: 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.Biomedical Research: Research that involves the application of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to medicine.Dentistry, Operative: That phase of clinical dentistry concerned with the restoration of parts of existing teeth that are defective through disease, trauma, or abnormal development, to the state of normal function, health, and esthetics, including preventive, diagnostic, biological, mechanical, and therapeutic techniques, as well as material and instrument science and application. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 2d ed, p237)Faculty: The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in an educational institution.Guideline Adherence: Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.Information Storage and Retrieval: Organized activities related to the storage, location, search, and retrieval of information.Attitude to Health: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.Electronic Health Records: 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.Health Expenditures: 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.Managed Care Programs: 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.EuropeCost of Illness: 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.Infection Control: Programs of disease surveillance, generally within health care facilities, designed to investigate, prevent, and control the spread of infections and their causative microorganisms.Communication Barriers: Those factors, such as language or sociocultural relationships, which interfere in the meaningful interpretation and transmission of ideas between individuals or groups.Goals: The end-result or objective, which may be specified or required in advance.Health Resources: Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.Health Care Reform: 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.Behavior Therapy: The application of modern theories of learning and conditioning in the treatment of behavior disorders.Education, Special: Education of the individual who markedly deviates intellectually, physically, socially, or emotionally from those considered to be normal, thus requiring special instruction.Verbal Behavior: Includes both producing and responding to words, either written or spoken.Patient-Centered Care: Design of patient care wherein institutional resources and personnel are organized around patients rather than around specialized departments. (From Hospitals 1993 Feb 5;67(3):14)Medication Errors: Errors in prescribing, dispensing, or administering medication with the result that the patient fails to receive the correct drug or the indicated proper drug dosage.Medical Records Systems, Computerized: Computer-based systems for input, storage, display, retrieval, and printing of information contained in a patient's medical record.Anatomy: A branch of biology dealing with the structure of organisms.Ambulatory Care: 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.Remedial Teaching: Specialized instruction for students deviating from the expected norm.Delivery of Health Care, Integrated: 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)Physicians: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Cross Infection: Any infection which a patient contracts in a health-care institution.Patient Discharge: The administrative process of discharging the patient, alive or dead, from hospitals or other health facilities.IllinoisHealth Care Sector: Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.Authorship: The profession of writing. Also the identity of the writer as the creator of a literary production.Netherlands: Country located in EUROPE. It is bordered by the NORTH SEA, BELGIUM, and GERMANY. Constituent areas are Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten, formerly included in the NETHERLANDS ANTILLES.Interdisciplinary Communication: Communication, in the sense of cross-fertilization of ideas, involving two or more academic disciplines (such as the disciplines that comprise the cross-disciplinary field of bioethics, including the health and biological sciences, the humanities, and the social sciences and law). Also includes problems in communication stemming from differences in patterns of language usage in different academic or medical disciplines.Education, Nursing: Use for general articles concerning nursing education.Library Services: Services offered to the library user. They include reference and circulation.Problem Solving: A learning situation involving more than one alternative from which a selection is made in order to attain a specific goal.Task Performance and Analysis: The detailed examination of observable activity or behavior associated with the execution or completion of a required function or unit of work.CD-ROM: An optical disk storage system for computers on which data can be read or from which data can be retrieved but not entered or modified. A CD-ROM unit is almost identical to the compact disk playback device for home use.Science: The study of natural phenomena by observation, measurement, and experimentation.Community Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.Health Facility Administrators: Managerial personnel responsible for implementing policy and directing the activities of health care facilities such as nursing homes.Educational Technology: Systematic identification, development, organization, or utilization of educational resources and the management of these processes. It is occasionally used also in a more limited sense to describe the use of equipment-oriented techniques or audiovisual aids in educational settings. (Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors, December 1993, p132)SingaporeInformation Services: Organized services to provide information on any questions an individual might have using databases and other sources. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Education, Medical, Continuing: Educational programs designed to inform physicians of recent advances in their field.Prospective Studies: 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.United States Department of Veterans Affairs: A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with overall planning, promoting, and administering programs pertaining to VETERANS. It was established March 15, 1989 as a Cabinet-level position.Prevalence: 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.Tertiary Healthcare: Care of a highly technical and specialized nature, provided in a medical center, usually one affiliated with a university, for patients with unusually severe, complex, or uncommon health problems.Internship and Residency: Programs of training in medicine and medical specialties offered by hospitals for graduates of medicine to meet the requirements established by accrediting authorities.Infectious Disease Transmission, Professional-to-Patient: The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens from health professional or health care worker to patients. It includes transmission via direct or indirect exposure to bacterial, fungal, parasitic, or viral agents.Clinical Trials as Topic: Works about pre-planned studies of the safety, efficacy, or optimum dosage schedule (if appropriate) of one or more diagnostic, therapeutic, or prophylactic drugs, devices, or techniques selected according to predetermined criteria of eligibility and observed for predefined evidence of favorable and unfavorable effects. This concept includes clinical trials conducted both in the U.S. and in other countries.Information Systems: Integrated set of files, procedures, and equipment for the storage, manipulation, and retrieval of information.Publishing: "The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.Costs and Cost Analysis: Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.Models, Organizational: 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.Achievement: Success in bringing an effort to the desired end; the degree or level of success attained in some specified area (esp. scholastic) or in general.Reaction Time: The time from the onset of a stimulus until a response is observed.
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  • The Premier of WA Hon Colin Barnett MLA officially opened the newly constructed operating theatres at Bethesda Health Care in Claremont on Saturday 15 October 2016, as part of the hospital's expansion program. (bethesda.org.au)
  • As part of national Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the next Bethesda Health Care General Practitioner (GP) Education night on Thursday 13 October 2016 will feature presentations by three breast surgeons speaking on breast cancer management entitled "Big and Small, Let's Save them All! (bethesda.org.au)
  • Deadline: Check back in June 2016 for information about next year's program. (msu.edu)
  • Check the website in June 2016 for further updates on Program Presidential Grants. (msu.edu)
  • A new integration with Google Adwords announced for Call Extension and Call Only Ads http://www.smartceo.com/2016-baltimore-family-business-calltrackingmetrics/ "Spread the Word: CallTrackingMetrics Is No. 629 on the Inc. 5000 This Year! (wikipedia.org)
  • Health Law Program , and Robert Eadie, Monroe County Health Department , presentation for the American Public Health Association (March 18, 2016). (cdc.gov)
  • The new findings, published online Nov. 21, 2016, in Nature Genetics , point to the possibility of reactivating CIC to stop the spread of lung cancer, said senior study author Trever Bivona , MD, PhD, associate professor of hematology and oncology and member of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center . (ucsf.edu)
  • We will also be celebrating our 2016 Advocates in Global Health certificate program graduates. (dal.ca)
  • An Interprofessional Health Education Living Library event will be taking place on Dalhousie campus on March 2, 2016. (dal.ca)
  • As of February 29, 2016, more than 1000 nurses and nurse managers completed the course, with most receiving continuing education credits. (cdc.gov)
  • At least 26 states have pledged to develop pilot programs to better coordinate care between Medicaid and Medicare, but Massachusetts was the first to gain approval from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for its dual eligibles demonstration project, which will be partially modeled after two existing programs in the state that are aimed at moving away from a fee-for-service model. (governing.com)
  • The National AHEC Organization (NAO), a national membership organization that serves Area Health Education Center (AHEC) program offices and centers, hosted the 2018 NAO Conference in Arlington, V.A. from July 8-11. (constantcontact.com)
  • In partnership with the Centers for Disease Control's Get Smart about Antibiotics Week, taking place Nov. 14-20, Uslan and his team will offer a continuing medical education program for health care providers and staff. (wordpress.com)
  • Fourteen new cardiologists will join health centers in Metro-Detroit and Ann Arbor and collaborate with specialists in the U-M's nationally known programs in heart failure , heart transplant , stroke, congenital heart disease, valve surgery, implanted heart-assist devices, heart rhythm disorders , preventive care and vascular medicine and surgery . (uofmhealth.org)
  • While the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has recently expanded telehealth benefits for Medicare beneficiaries, they do not presently recognize genetic counselors as healthcare providers. (cdc.gov)
  • The range of options continue to grow as the need for specialized healthcare centers increases. (mticollege.edu)
  • The practice is spreading from area medical centers to community centers, from prisons to programs for parents of autistic children. (mailtribune.com)
  • In 2000, the present name of Lakshmibai National University of Physical Education was accepted when it was declared, by the Government of India, as a deemed university, handing over the affairs to the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, which is funding all its activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Living Library is based on the previously evaluated and successful European model, which began in Denmark in 2000 and has spread around the world. (dal.ca)
  • The updates, the first since 2000, aim to spread money more equally around the country. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Previous grants have created awareness regarding the topic of prescription drug abuse among youth, including activities aimed at low-income and under-informed communities, training school personnel to spread the word, and empowering middle school students to create public service campaigns to increase understanding of prescription drug safety. (msu.edu)
  • The information found in Spreading the Word was soon after used as a model for a hepatitis C awareness program targeting street youth in Alberta. (liver.ca)
  • Join us in by sharing this message and help spread education and awareness within your community. (liver.ca)
  • As the FDA continues to deliberate about whether emergency contraception will be made available "over-the-counter" without a prescription, a new Kaiser Family Foundation survey examines Californian's awareness of and experiences with emergency contraception, including findings on the state's "pharmacy access" program. (kff.org)
  • Established in 1984, the National Osteoporosis Foundation is the nation's leading health organization dedicated to preventing osteoporosis and broken bones, promoting strong bones for life and reducing human suffering through programs of awareness, education, advocacy and research. (nof.org)
  • In a speech to mark mental health awareness month, she said education about mental health should be incorporated into all of the government's health campaigns. (cartercenter.org)
  • NHLBI's health education approach has evolved from the prior focus on individual, broad-based campaigns designed to increase disease specific awareness among a wide-ranging audience. (nih.gov)
  • Broadening the reach of high-quality vision care requires increasing awareness among healthcare professionals and the public of scientifically-based health information that can be applied to preserving sight and preventing blindness. (unt.edu)
  • NEHEP currently has four educational programs focusing on areas of unmet need: awareness of glaucoma and its treatment, vision health concerns and dilated eye examinations related to diabetes, the needs of people with low vision, and building bridges to connect Hispanics to vision health services. (unt.edu)
  • Today, he is an unapologetic voice in the effort to bring awareness to the reality of systemic racism in healthcare. (theberylinstitute.org)
  • A variety of gene drive mechanisms occur in nature that can cause specific genetic elements to spread throughout populations in varying degrees. (fnih.org)
  • A large percentage of the world's population is left out of mainstream healthcare systems because of geographic location, an issue aggravated by low-income levels and lack of health education of populations living in remote areas. (changemakers.com)
  • Julia Liou, director of program planning and development at Asian Health Services and manager of the California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative, described one innovative access point for reaching newly arrived populations. (nap.edu)
  • The current direction of NEHEP reflects a conscious decision to organize educational programs around populations that are at risk rather than around a specific eye condition. (unt.edu)
  • Sessions, spread throughout the three-day conference, offered attendees opportunities to hear from leaders across the states and learn best practices to address the priority areas. (constantcontact.com)
  • This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) encourages exploratory/developmental research projects on translational research (T2) directed towards development of health care practices, community programs and policies, including monitoring and quality improvement for pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches for preventing and treating key health issues affecting the elderly. (nih.gov)
  • A Nurse.com survey of Registered Nurses across 49 states revealed that only 44% agree they have access to education in skin and wound care best practices. (prnewswire.com)
  • We take a look at how Syracuse-based nursing home provider Upstate Services Group is leveraging customized education to promote best practices at their facility. (prnewswire.com)
  • See how New York -based Upstate Services Group is working with Medline to customize education to promote best practices at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WA6lyg_Vwq0&feature=youtu.be . (prnewswire.com)
  • Journey through the hospital and see how, when and why hand washing is the single most effective way to prevent the spread of infections. (safetytrainingnetwork.com)
  • State laws requiring public reporting of healthcare-associated infections make it harder to focus on preventing infections, said half the respondents. (infectioncontroltoday.com)
  • Only one in five respondents have data-mining programs - electronic surveillance systems that allow infection preventionists to identify and investigate potential infections in real time enabling them to intervene quickly. (infectioncontroltoday.com)
  • These findings are important because they provide the first steps toward developing more effective methods for detecting and treating serious and stubborn infections caused by Candida albicans, such as candidemia," said Carol A. Kumamoto, PhD, professor of molecular biology and microbiology at Tufts University School of Medicine and member of the molecular microbiology and genetics program faculties at the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. (innovations-report.com)
  • Biology educators must play a central role in addressing the spread of HIV and the global threat of AIDS. (nabt.org)
  • The National Association of Biology Teachers empowers educators to provide the best possible biology and life science education for all students. (nabt.org)
  • Attendees included 270 participants from 47 states, including state and local epidemiologists, surveillance officers, antimicrobial resistance and use program coordinators, health educators, and microbiologists. (cdc.gov)
  • This workshop occurred in conjunction with the Get Smart: Know When Antibiotics Work campaign's annual conference for health educators to advocate surveillance and health education cooperation. (cdc.gov)
  • We also developed an online educator training to prepare community asthma educators to deliver adult asthma education using Breathe Well, Live Well: The Guide to Managing Asthma at Home and Work. (lung.org)
  • The latest survey of the behaviour of school children has sent out a mixed message on the effectiveness of the government's programmes intended to promote safe sex and prevent the spread of HIV, raising tough questions for policymakers. (cartercenter.org)
  • One of the programs' goals is to keep patients out of nursing homes. (governing.com)
  • Stroke education passed from healthcare providers to their patients has the highest impact on those patients. (stroke.org)
  • The group also points to the role insurers play in high drug costs and that pharmaceutical firms have existing programs that provide insulin to patients who cannot afford it. (twincities.com)
  • The HIV epidemic also has spread primarily among young adults with 38.9% of patients aged 20-29 years old, 29.5% aged 30-39 years old, and 19% aged 40-49 years old. (ethnomed.org)
  • The complex issues of assuring that patients are safe and protecting hospital workers are best addressed on a hospital-by-hospital basis, and specific training and education are essential," she says. (hfmmagazine.com)
  • 38 percent have cut education of staff, visitors and patients. (infectioncontroltoday.com)
  • The reasons were not measured in the study, but they most likely included the time it took for patients to receive more advanced workups, for example to find out their breast cancer receptor status, and imaging to see how far the cancer had spread, as well as the time it took for them to come to terms with their diagnosis and embrace their treatment plan, Rosen said. (ucsf.edu)
  • 3 The selection of drugs for use in pediatric emergencies is only one part in a large system or program that needs to be designed effectively to manage pediatric patients in an emergency situation. (aappublications.org)
  • In the current study, the scientists are testing the treatment in patients with colorectal cancer that have not responded to chemotherapy and where the cancer has spread to the liver," Dr. Mescheder said. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Almost 40% of patients with colorectal cancer ultimately die from metastatic disease, where the cancer spreads to other parts of the body. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Most of the spreading occurs to the liver and 15% of patients have liver metastases at the time of diagnosis. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The question answering skills I gained from the class were helpful because they helped in emphasizing the importance of critical thinking in developing a connection with patients. (essaysprofessors.com)
  • The current and future impact of biomedical research on the spread of the virus and the treatment of the disease. (nabt.org)
  • Backed by research that shows the hours from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. are a peak time for students to engage in dangerous, illicit, and delinquent behavior, these programs have been proven to not only reduce misbehavior, but to improve students' motivation and attendance in school. (ewa.org)
  • The centre started functioning in 2009 and acts as a nodal agency for higher research in physical education. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University of Southampton, England, published research showing that copper can destroy methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-sensitive S. aureus that was spread by touching and fingertip contamination of surfaces. (hfmmagazine.com)
  • Thanks to its state-of-the-art education and training programs, ESMO plays an instrumental role in providing the oncology community with the most up-to-date scientific research and information available. (bio-medicine.org)
  • This year's ASM will focus on the theme of 21st Century Geriatric Mental Health: Shared Leadership in Care, Education and Research . (cagp.ca)
  • Founded in 2004, the Executive Advisory Board of the Iris Cantor-UCLA Women's Health Center provides funding for research and education projects of the Center. (uclahealth.org)
  • The study found that across all knowledge- and HLC-levels, HCWs perceived surfaces as safer to touch than patient skin, in spite of research that has proven touching one contaminated surface (known as a fomite) can spread bacteria to up to the next seven surfaces touched. (elsevier.com)
  • Its mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of women who partner with women and their families through direct services, research, education and advocacy. (pridesource.com)
  • The information listed on this website regarding online college tuition rates of online degree programs are an estimation set forth by our most recent research. (distance-education.org)
  • Educational Psychologist Carter from Arborg, has hobbies writing and research about education especially educational psychologist. (vettechprograms.org)
  • Approximately 70 p.c of Canadians say that their most essential job-related knowledge comes from different staff or studying on their own moderately than employment-related programs (Ontario Institute for Research in Education). (vettechprograms.org)
  • Here you'll find the most updated resources you will need to further your own understanding of stroke, along with ways to take action in healthcare. (stroke.org)
  • The following resources describe and discuss law and policy topics related to Zika. (cdc.gov)
  • The list includes both specific sources related to Zika preparedness and response as well as more general resources on the topic. (cdc.gov)
  • NOF's World Osteoporosis Day web page offers important information and resources on the following topics: questions to ask your healthcare provider about osteoporosis, preventing falls and fractures, exercising for optimal bone health, the essential nutrients for a bone healthy diet, and a Fast Facts infographic you can share to spread the word via social media. (nof.org)
  • This tool connects users with the comprehensive education resources for every stage of the lung cancer journey. (lung.org)
  • The NEHEP Glaucoma Education Program offers a variety of targeted resources and suggestions for educational efforts, and you can find these materials at http://www.nei.nih.gov/nehep/programs/glaucoma/index.asp . (unt.edu)
  • So now the focus for advocates is taking the lessons learned from these programs and translating them to new reform efforts. (governing.com)
  • Advocates of the emergency insulin program have repeatedly argued that one in four diabetics are forced to ration their insulin supply because they cannot afford it. (twincities.com)
  • The ability of lung tumor cells to spread rapidly within the body makes lung cancer difficult to eradicate and contributes to its status as the leading cause of U.S. cancer deaths in both men and women. (ucsf.edu)
  • But according to a new study led by UC San Francisco scientists, the cancer's ability to spread may often be due to the inactivation of a single protective protein within tumor cells. (ucsf.edu)
  • He found that genetically engineering tumor cells to equip them with normal CIC gene resulted in the loss of tumors' ability to spread. (ucsf.edu)
  • provided the iStan (" the most advanced wireless patient simulator on the market , with internal robotics that mimic human cardiovascular, respiratory, and neurological systems") to a group of undergraduate students who had been taking a cybersecurity class for a semester. (zdnet.com)
  • Northern Nebraska AHEC (NNAHEC) shared their strengths and expertise on topics of maximizing the use of volunteers as well as the work the center does related to NAO Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Immunization Project. (constantcontact.com)
  • Massachusetts, the first state to get approval to coordinate care between Medicaid and Medicare, based its plan on two existing programs that have shown positive results. (governing.com)
  • Dual eligibles (people who qualify for both government programs) account for only 15 percent of Medicaid enrollment, but 39 percent of its costs. (governing.com)
  • But states that contract with private insurers to manage their Medicaid programs are shouldering those fees as well -- at least according to some of the states that stand to pay the most. (governing.com)
  • Exactly how much a state pays will depend on how heavily its Medicaid program relies on private managed-care companies, which are paid a lump sum per patient to handle every claim and are incentivized to stay under budget. (governing.com)
  • Georgia incorporated asthma self-management education into Medicaid health plans' performance improvement projects. (chcs.org)
  • Provides overview of Zika transmission and reported cases, lessons related to executive orders and emergency declarations from the West Nile virus outbreak that can be applied to Zika, discussion of community action plans and lessons learned from the dengue outbreak in Florida, and review of the legal plans and relationships that are important during an infectious disease outbreak. (cdc.gov)
  • EAST ORANGE, N.J.--( BUSINESS WIRE )--The Urban Healthcare Initiative Program (UHIP) has received top honors and has won several awards at this year's prestigious Telly Awards for its groundbreaking, innovative video series aimed at addressing the dire need for better quality of life in our urban communities. (businesswire.com)
  • We have found that reaching out to the community in places where they are most comfortable, they're more receptive to the information," said UHIP Community Outreach Liaison Kelvin Roberson, "Our goal is to combat long-standing cultural attitudes toward healthcare, change the way people think, and motivate them to take control of their health. (businesswire.com)
  • All Project ECHO programs are structured as peer-to-peer training sessions in which specialists comprise the "hub," and clinicians in smaller cities and rural areas comprise the "spokes. (thebodypro.com)
  • Mount Sinai's CEI, the HIV/HCV Center of Excellence, which is based in New York City, acts as the hub of a network of clinicians spread across the state, some as far away as Lockport, near Niagara Falls, and others as near as Harlem. (thebodypro.com)
  • Its benefits are being tested in workplaces such as Google, in veterans' post-traumatic stress disorder programs, in attention deficit disorder clinics and even in tough neighborhoods. (mailtribune.com)
  • If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title. (continuingeducation.com)
  • In their new paper "Using Search Queries to Understand Health Information Needs in Africa," freely accessible here , the team collected common search themes and topics from Bing search data. (forbes.com)
  • This webinar, co-sponsored by CDC's Public Health Law Program (PHLP) and CDC's Office for Public Health Preparedness and Response, will explore the legal challenges of working on public health emergencies that affect tribes or cross tribal borders. (cdc.gov)
  • Local surveillance systems are essential for tracking and ultimately preventing the spread of drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae (DRSP), Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), Neisseria gonorrhoeae , and foodborne pathogens. (cdc.gov)
  • Being involved in this program reminded that teaching, above all needs to be fun and engaging," said Stefanie Attardi, Ph.D., assistant professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences. (oakland.edu)