Hospitals, Teaching: Hospitals engaged in educational and research programs, as well as providing medical care to the patients.Hospitals, General: Large hospitals with a resident medical staff which provides continuous care to maternity, surgical and medical patients.Hospitals, University: Hospitals maintained by a university for the teaching of medical students, postgraduate training programs, and clinical research.Hospital Costs: The expenses incurred by a hospital in providing care. The hospital costs attributed to a particular patient care episode include the direct costs plus an appropriate proportion of the overhead for administration, personnel, building maintenance, equipment, etc. Hospital costs are one of the factors which determine HOSPITAL CHARGES (the price the hospital sets for its services).Hospitals, Urban: Hospitals located in metropolitan areas.Nursing Staff, Hospital: Personnel who provide nursing service to patients in a hospital.Economics, Hospital: Economic aspects related to the management and operation of a hospital.Hospitals, Pediatric: Special hospitals which provide care for ill children.Hospital Bed Capacity: The number of beds which a hospital has been designed and constructed to contain. It may also refer to the number of beds set up and staffed for use.Hospitals, Special: Hospitals which provide care for a single category of illness with facilities and staff directed toward a specific service.Hospitals, District: Government-controlled hospitals which represent the major health facility for a designated geographic area.Hospitals, Private: A class of hospitals that includes profit or not-for-profit hospitals that are controlled by a legal entity other than a government agency. (Hospital Administration Terminology, AHA, 2d ed)Financial Management, Hospital: The obtaining and management of funds for hospital needs and responsibility for fiscal affairs.Emergency Service, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.Length of Stay: The period of confinement of a patient to a hospital or other health facility.Hospital Planning: Areawide planning for hospitals or planning of a particular hospital unit on the basis of projected consumer need. This does not include hospital design and construction or architectural plans.Hospital Charges: The prices a hospital sets for its services. HOSPITAL COSTS (the direct and indirect expenses incurred by the hospital in providing the services) are one factor in the determination of hospital charges. Other factors may include, for example, profits, competition, and the necessity of recouping the costs of uncompensated care.Hospital Departments: Major administrative divisions of the hospital.Hospitalization: The confinement of a patient in a hospital.Hospitals, Psychiatric: Special hospitals which provide care to the mentally ill patient.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.Hospital Records: Compilations of data on hospital activities and programs; excludes patient medical records.Hospital Units: Those areas of the hospital organization not considered departments which provide specialized patient care. They include various hospital special care wards.Equipment and Supplies, Hospital: Any materials used in providing care specifically in the hospital.Libraries, Hospital: Information centers primarily serving the needs of hospital medical staff and sometimes also providing patient education and other services.Surgery Department, Hospital: Hospital department which administers all departmental functions and the provision of surgical diagnostic and therapeutic services.Patient Admission: The process of accepting patients. The concept includes patients accepted for medical and nursing care in a hospital or other health care institution.Patient Discharge: The administrative process of discharging the patient, alive or dead, from hospitals or other health facilities.Hospitals, County: Hospitals controlled by the county government.Outpatient Clinics, Hospital: Organized services in a hospital which provide medical care on an outpatient basis.Hospital Bed Capacity, 500 and overAmerican Hospital Association: A professional society in the United States whose membership is composed of hospitals.Hospitals, Municipal: Hospitals controlled by the city government.Food Service, Hospital: Hospital department that manages and supervises the dietary program in accordance with the patients' requirements.Hospital Information Systems: Integrated, computer-assisted systems designed to store, manipulate, and retrieve information concerned with the administrative and clinical aspects of providing medical services within the hospital.Cross Infection: Any infection which a patient contracts in a health-care institution.Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the administration and management of services provided for obstetric and gynecologic patients.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.Hospitals, Religious: Private hospitals that are owned or sponsored by religious organizations.United StatesHospitals, Maternity: Special hospitals which provide care to women during pregnancy and parturition.Diagnosis-Related Groups: A system for classifying patient care by relating common characteristics such as diagnosis, treatment, and age to an expected consumption of hospital resources and length of stay. Its purpose is to provide a framework for specifying case mix and to reduce hospital costs and reimbursements and it forms the cornerstone of the prospective payment system.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Inpatients: Persons admitted to health facilities which provide board and room, for the purpose of observation, care, diagnosis or treatment.Patient Readmission: Subsequent admissions of a patient to a hospital or other health care institution for treatment.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Nursing Service, Hospital: The hospital department which is responsible for the organization and administration of nursing activities.Hospital Shared Services: Cooperation among hospitals for the purpose of sharing various departmental services, e.g., pharmacy, laundry, data processing, etc.Laboratories, Hospital: Hospital facilities equipped to carry out investigative procedures.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.Cardiology Service, Hospital: The hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of diagnostic and therapeutic services for the cardiac patient.Hospital Bed Capacity, under 100EnglandQuality of Health Care: The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.Hospital Bed Capacity, 100 to 299Hospitals, Military: Hospitals which provide care for the military personnel and usually for their dependents.Bed Occupancy: A measure of inpatient health facility use based upon the average number or proportion of beds occupied for a given period of time.Hospitals, AnimalHospitals, Veterans: Hospitals providing medical care to veterans of wars.Tertiary Care Centers: A medical facility which provides a high degree of subspecialty expertise for patients from centers where they received SECONDARY CARE.Anti-Bacterial Agents: Substances that reduce the growth or reproduction of BACTERIA.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).Health Facility Size: The physical space or dimensions of a facility. Size may be indicated by bed capacity.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.Purchasing, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the purchasing of supplies and equipment.Intensive Care Units: Hospital units providing continuous surveillance and care to acutely ill patients.Medical Audit: A detailed review and evaluation of selected clinical records by qualified professional personnel for evaluating quality of medical care.Patient Transfer: Interfacility or intrahospital transfer of patients. Intrahospital transfer is usually to obtain a specific kind of care and interfacility transfer is usually for economic reasons as well as for the type of care provided.Costs and Cost Analysis: Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.Nurseries, Hospital: Hospital facilities which provide care for newborn infants.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Medicare: Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XVIII-Health Insurance for the Aged, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, that provides health insurance benefits to persons over the age of 65 and others eligible for Social Security benefits. It consists of two separate but coordinated programs: hospital insurance (MEDICARE PART A) and supplementary medical insurance (MEDICARE PART B). (Hospital Administration Terminology, AHA, 2d ed and A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, US House of Representatives, 1976)Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Psychiatric Department, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the organization and administration of psychiatric services.Ownership: The legal relation between an entity (individual, group, corporation, or-profit, secular, government) and an object. The object may be corporeal, such as equipment, or completely a creature of law, such as a patent; it may be movable, such as an animal, or immovable, such as a building.Postoperative Complications: Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.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)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.Housekeeping, Hospital: Hospital department which manages and provides the required housekeeping functions in all areas of the hospital.Quality Indicators, Health Care: Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.Cohort Studies: 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.Oncology Service, Hospital: The hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of diagnostic and therapeutic services for the cancer patient.Surgical Procedures, Operative: Operations carried out for the correction of deformities and defects, repair of injuries, and diagnosis and cure of certain diseases. (Taber, 18th ed.)Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.Age Factors: 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.Utilization Review: 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.Referral and Consultation: The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.Emergency Medical Services: Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients.Logistic Models: 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.Health Facility Merger: The combining of administrative and organizational resources of two or more health care facilities.Medical Records: Recording of pertinent information concerning patient's illness or illnesses.Medication Systems, Hospital: Overall systems, traditional or automated, to provide medication to patients in hospitals. Elements of the system are: handling the physician's order, transcription of the order by nurse and/or pharmacist, filling the medication order, transfer to the nursing unit, and administration to the patient.Hospitals, Chronic Disease: Hospitals which provide care to patients with long-term illnesses.Emergencies: Situations or conditions requiring immediate intervention to avoid serious adverse results.Personnel Administration, Hospital: Management activities concerned with hospital employees.Catchment Area (Health): A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.Formularies, Hospital: Formularies concerned with pharmaceuticals prescribed in hospitals.Hospital-Physician Relations: Includes relationships between hospitals, their governing boards, and administrators in regard to physicians, whether or not the physicians are members of the medical staff or have medical staff privileges.Economic Competition: The effort of two or more parties to secure the business of a third party by offering, usually under fair or equitable rules of business practice, the most favorable terms.Admitting Department, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the flow of patients and the processing of admissions, discharges, transfers, and also most procedures to be carried out in the event of a patient's death.Child, Hospitalized: Child hospitalized for short term care.Acute Disease: Disease having a short and relatively severe course.Personnel Staffing and Scheduling: The selection, appointing, and scheduling of personnel.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.BrazilMulti-Institutional Systems: Institutional systems consisting of more than one health facility which have cooperative administrative arrangements through merger, affiliation, shared services, or other collective ventures.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.Health Facility Closure: The closing of any health facility, e.g., health centers, residential facilities, and hospitals.Guideline Adherence: Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.Hospitals, Group Practice: Hospitals organized and controlled by a group of physicians who practice together and provide each other with mutual support.Great BritainDay Care: Institutional health care of patients during the day. The patients return home at night.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.Risk Adjustment: The use of severity-of-illness measures, such as age, to estimate the risk (measurable or predictable chance of loss, injury or death) to which a patient is subject before receiving some health care intervention. This adjustment allows comparison of performance and quality across organizations, practitioners, and communities. (from JCAHO, Lexikon, 1994)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.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.Nigeria: A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Severity of Illness Index: Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.Wounds and Injuries: Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.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.Hospital-Patient Relations: Interactions between hospital staff or administrators and patients. Includes guest relations programs designed to improve the image of the hospital and attract patients.Uncompensated Care: Medical services for which no payment is received. Uncompensated care includes charity care and bad debts.Ancillary Services, Hospital: Those support services other than room, board, and medical and nursing services that are provided to hospital patients in the course of care. They include such services as laboratory, radiology, pharmacy, and physical therapy services.Dental Service, Hospital: Hospital department providing dental care.Hospitals, High-Volume: Hospitals with a much higher than average utilization by physicians and a large number of procedures.Insurance, Hospitalization: Health insurance providing benefits to cover or partly cover hospital expenses.Multivariate Analysis: A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.Radiology Department, Hospital: Hospital department which is responsible for the administration and provision of x-ray diagnostic and therapeutic services.Transportation of Patients: Conveying ill or injured individuals from one place to another.Societies, Hospital: Societies having institutional membership limited to hospitals and other health care institutions.Risk Assessment: The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)LondonIndiaRegistries: The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.Age Distribution: The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Cost Allocation: The assignment, to each of several particular cost-centers, of an equitable proportion of the costs of activities that serve all of them. Cost-center usually refers to institutional departments or services.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.Malaysia: A parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarch in southeast Asia, consisting of 11 states (West Malaysia) on the Malay Peninsula and two states (East Malaysia) on the island of BORNEO. It is also called the Federation of Malaysia. Its capital is Kuala Lumpur. Before 1963 it was the Union of Malaya. It reorganized in 1948 as the Federation of Malaya, becoming independent from British Malaya in 1957 and becoming Malaysia in 1963 as a federation of Malaya, Sabah, Sarawak, and Singapore (which seceded in 1965). The form Malay- probably derives from the Tamil malay, mountain, with reference to its geography. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p715 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p329)Maintenance and Engineering, Hospital: Hospital department whose primary function is the upkeep and supervision of the buildings and grounds and the maintenance of hospital physical plant and equipment which requires engineering expertise.Myocardial Infarction: NECROSIS of the MYOCARDIUM caused by an obstruction of the blood supply to the heart (CORONARY CIRCULATION).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.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.Staphylococcal Infections: Infections with bacteria of the genus STAPHYLOCOCCUS.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.CaliforniaDisease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.Academic Medical Centers: Medical complexes consisting of medical school, hospitals, clinics, libraries, administrative facilities, etc.Home Care Services, Hospital-Based: Hospital-sponsored provision of health services, such as nursing, therapy, and health-related homemaker or social services, in the patient's home. (Hospital Administration Terminology, 2d ed)ScotlandCost Savings: Reductions in all or any portion of the costs of providing goods or services. Savings may be incurred by the provider or the consumer.Physician's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.Health Resources: Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.Chi-Square Distribution: A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.Medical Records Department, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the creating, care, storage and retrieval of medical records. It also provides statistical information for the medical and administrative staff.Regression Analysis: 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.Prognosis: A prediction of the probable outcome of a disease based on a individual's condition and the usual course of the disease as seen in similar situations.Health Services Misuse: Excessive, under or unnecessary utilization of health services by patients or physicians.SwitzerlandHealth 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.Centralized Hospital Services: The coordination of services in one area of a facility to improve efficiency.Governing Board: The group in which legal authority is vested for the control of health-related institutions and organizations.Spain: Parliamentary democracy located between France on the northeast and Portugual on the west and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.Microbial Sensitivity Tests: Any tests that demonstrate the relative efficacy of different chemotherapeutic agents against specific microorganisms (i.e., bacteria, fungi, viruses).Hospitals, Low-Volume: Hospitals with a much lower than average utilization by physicians and smaller number of procedures.Cost Control: The containment, regulation, or restraint of costs. Costs are said to be contained when the value of resources committed to an activity is not considered excessive. This determination is frequently subjective and dependent upon the specific geographic area of the activity being measured. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)Benchmarking: Method of measuring performance against established standards of best practice.Hospitals, Packaged: Hospital equipment and supplies, packaged for long-term storage, sufficient to set up a general hospital in an emergency situation. They are also called Packaged Disaster Hospitals and formerly Civil Defense Emergency Hospitals.Patient Safety: Efforts to reduce risk, to address and reduce incidents and accidents that may negatively impact healthcare consumers.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.Databases, Factual: Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of facts and data garnered from material of a specialized subject area and made available for analysis and application. The collection can be automated by various contemporary methods for retrieval. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, BIBLIOGRAPHIC which is restricted to collections of bibliographic references.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.Odds Ratio: The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.State Medicine: 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.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.Comorbidity: The presence of co-existing or additional diseases with reference to an initial diagnosis or with reference to the index condition that is the subject of study. Comorbidity may affect the ability of affected individuals to function and also their survival; it may be used as a prognostic indicator for length of hospital stay, cost factors, and outcome or survival.Outpatients: Persons who receive ambulatory care at an outpatient department or clinic without room and board being provided.Sex Factors: 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.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Health Facility Environment: Physical surroundings or conditions of a hospital or other health facility and influence of these factors on patients and staff.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.Survival Rate: The proportion of survivors in a group, e.g., of patients, studied and followed over a period, or the proportion of persons in a specified group alive at the beginning of a time interval who survive to the end of the interval. It is often studied using life table methods.Emergency Treatment: First aid or other immediate intervention for accidents or medical conditions requiring immediate care and treatment before definitive medical and surgical management can be procured.Insurance, Health, Reimbursement: 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)Pneumonia: Infection of the lung often accompanied by inflammation.Intensive Care: Advanced and highly specialized care provided to medical or surgical patients whose conditions are life-threatening and require comprehensive care and constant monitoring. It is usually administered in specially equipped units of a health care facility.Sex Distribution: The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Home Care Services: 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.JapanFrance: A country in western Europe bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel, the Mediterranean Sea, and the countries of Belgium, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the principalities of Andorra and Monaco, and by the duchy of Luxembourg. Its capital is Paris.TaiwanPathology Department, Hospital: Hospital department which administers and provides pathology services.Drug Utilization: The utilization of drugs as reported in individual hospital studies, FDA studies, marketing, or consumption, etc. This includes drug stockpiling, and patient drug profiles.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.Physicians: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.Chief Executive Officers, Hospital: Individuals who have the formal authority to manage a hospital, including its programs and services, in accordance with the goals and objectives established by a governing body (GOVERNING BOARD).Delivery, Obstetric: Delivery of the FETUS and PLACENTA under the care of an obstetrician or a health worker. Obstetric deliveries may involve physical, psychological, medical, or surgical interventions.Hospital Communication Systems: The transmission of messages to staff and patients within a hospital.Community-Acquired Infections: Any infection acquired in the community, that is, contrasted with those acquired in a health care facility (CROSS INFECTION). An infection would be classified as community-acquired if the patient had not recently been in a health care facility or been in contact with someone who had been recently in a health care facility.Nursing Administration Research: Research concerned with establishing costs of nursing care, examining the relationships between nursing services and quality patient care, and viewing problems of nursing service delivery within the broader context of policy analysis and delivery of health services (from a national study, presented at the 1985 Council on Graduate Education for Administration in Nursing (CGEAN) meeting).Heart Arrest: Cessation of heart beat or MYOCARDIAL CONTRACTION. If it is treated within a few minutes, heart arrest can be reversed in most cases to normal cardiac rhythm and effective circulation.
Joint Task Force National Capital Region Medical
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Oswaldo Cruz Foundation
Swedish Medical Center
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Womack Army Medical Center
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The Ballinger Company
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Patient Activation Measure
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Medisch Spectrum Twente
The hospital's 1070 beds include the Oldenzaal location as well. Only ambulatory care is offered at the Haaksbergen and Losser ... It is a top-clinical center offering secondary and limited tertiary care. The hospitals has a license for 1070 beds, over 200 ... It is one of the largest non-academic hospitals of the Netherlands. The hospital does not have its own trauma helicopter, but ... advanced oncological care, radio therapy, bone marrow transplantations, hemodialysis, a large hospital pharmacy, and a regional ...
Healthcare in Brazil
73% of the 41,000 ambulatory care facilities were operated by the public. The public hospital infrastructure required hospitals ... In 2012, 66% of the country's hospitals, 70% of its 485,000 hospital beds, and 87% of its 723 specialized hospitals belonged to ... the public hospital infrastructure relies on a vast network of small hospitals. Over 55% of public hospitals have less than 50 ... Pre-hospital physicians have variable training in emergency care, with training backgrounds ranging from internal medicine to ...
Woodhull Medical Center
Artist Keith Haring created a public mural in the ambulatory care department. Official history Lemoyne, James (1984-02-28). " ... The hospital was named after Richard M. Woodhull, the original landowner of the immediate area and credited with having laid ... The center has the following special subdivisions: AIDS Center; Behavioral Health; Chronic Care Management; Asthma Care; ... Woodhull Hospital was initially built to provide every patient with a private room, but many patients were being transferred ...
Prairie Village, Louisville
Jewish Hospital & St. Mary's HealthCare Announces Location for New Southwest Ambulatory Care Center , News Release , Jewish ... Jewish and Saint Mary's Hospital Southwest, a regional hospital and healthcare facility, is located in Prairie Village. This ... This facility also serves as an emergency care center serving the Southwest Jefferson County, Bullitt County, and Hardin County ... Jefferson County KY - Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods, & Subdivisions Norton Hospitals in the Louisville Region Archived 2009-08- ...
Saint Peter's Healthcare System
... the CARES Surgicenter, an ambulatory surgery center adjacent to the hospital in New Brunswick; an Adult Day Center in Monroe; ... 2012 Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Saint Peter's University Hospital earned its third Beacon Award for Critical-Care Excellence ... Saint Peter's University Hospital The Gianna Center Urgent Care Center in Skillman, NJ Sports Medicine Institute in Somerset, ... NJ Cardio Metabolic Institute The Breast Center Central Jersey Lung Center Margaret McLaughlin McCarrick Care Center CARES ...
Paramedics in the United States
Considered ambulatory care, emergency departments are classified as an outpatient area of a hospital. Depending on their scope ... the pre-hospital environment was not the same as the hospital environment; equipment standards that worked fine in hospitals ... By about 1990, most of the 'trendiness' in pre-hospital emergency care had begun to disappear, and was replaced by outcome- ... Elsewhere, the novel approach to pre-hospital care was also evolving. Portland's Leonard Rose, M.D., in cooperation with Buck ...
Jacobi Medical Center
... providing acute care at Jacobi Hospital as well as adjacent tuberculosis care at Van Etten Hospital (which is currently ... In winter 2005, Jacobi opened a new 344-bed tertiary care facility. A new Ambulatory Care Center designed by architect Ian ... It is one of the 11 acute care hospitals of the NYC Health + Hospitals corporation and a partner in the North Bronx Healthcare ... Its work in AIDS care and research led Jacobi to the establishment of the first hospital-based pediatric AIDS Day Care Program ...
The health care plan HIP has its origins in Gouverneur Hospital. In 1940, Gouverneur's Dr. George A. Baehr organized a prepaid ... It is one of the largest institutions in Lower Manhattan, and the largest freestanding ambulatory care center in New York State ... Renovations of The Center for Community Health and Wellness, an ambulatory care pavilion that serves over 345,000 outpatient ... Matt Essert, "Gouverneur Opens New Ambulatory Care Pavilion and Penthouse," Downtown, September 20, 2011. Fred Mogul, "Historic ...
Martin A. Samuels
... a 20-bed neurological-neurosurgical intensive care unit; and ambulatory programs in all major areas of neurological medicine. ... a Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospital. There he was instrumental in the merger of two VA hospitals to create the ... Shared Care for Neurology. London: Martin Dunitz; 2002. Harvard Partners Neurology Residency A.B. Baker Award for Lifetime ... A 49 year old man admitted to the hospital because of the finding of an intracranial mass. (Primary CNS Lymphoma). New England ...
Nearly 150 patients were safely transported from the former hospital to the current site. The Virtua Voorhees Ambulatory Care ... respite care, subacute care and palliative care. Virtua Camden offers many outpatient services including the Kyle W. Will ... Virtua hospitals are located in Berlin, Mount Holly, Marlton and Voorhees. Virtua is South Jersey's largest health care ... The hospital consists of 370 beds, each in a private room. After the grand opening of the Voorhees hospital, the former ...
Oncology benefit management
Ambulatory oncology is the ambulatory care of cancer patients on an out-of-hospital basis. At an ambulatory oncology facility, ... and then the actual treatments are done at out-of-hospital ambulatory sites. Adult oncology is an illness that can most cost- ... As seen by the various sections included in delivering health care, it is necessary to have an integrated system that allows a ... Pediatric oncology-the treatment of children with cancer-is typically managed on an inpatient (or an "in-hospital") basis. Thus ...
... is a Philippines-based hospital and health care provider engaged in ambulatory and hospital care. The company ... ambulatory) and inpatient (hospital) medical care in Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Clark Freeport Zone and, eventually, in ... TotalMED has also been approved for a 15-year renewable lease to open an ambulatory center and primary hospital at the former ... Lucia Health Care and MedCentral Multispecialty and Diagnostic Center, two leading ambulatory and diagnostic centers providing ...
Mesbah, Rana (7 March 2009). "Al Samha Healthcare Center meets ambulatory medical care needs of Al Samha and its neighboring ... permanent dead link] "Al Samha hospital". Ambulatory Healthcare Services. Retrieved October 3, 2012. ... There is a hospital in Al Samha that provides medical services to the area. ...
Enrique Méndez Jr.
His first duty at Camp Gordon was in a dispensary which was an ambulatory care facility. After that assignment and attending ... He was responsible for a system of health care that included hospitals, medical clinics, and dental clinics scattered worldwide ... He served in said position for four years after which he accepted the position of Director of Damas Hospital in Ponce. He was ... Méndez joined the Army after completing his internship at Mercy Hospital in Chicago. He entered the Army as a GMO which stands ...
Mount Sinai Health System
The Health System includes more than 7,000 primary and specialty care physicians and 12 ambulatory surgical centers. It also ... The hospital is one of the oldest and largest teaching hospitals in the U.S. The hospital campus is located on the Upper East ... Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center St. Luke's Hospital Roosevelt Hospital The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, located on Second ... A year later the hospital's name changed to Western Queens Community Hospital. In 1999, the hospital was purchased by Mount ...
Grandview Medical Center
... the hospital received: One of America's 50 Best Hospitals Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award Pulmonary Care ... In 1978, Grandview finished the addition of an ambulatory care center south of Dayton in Washington Township. The 60,000 square ... In 2009 One of America's safest hospitals by Forbes. In 2009 Pulmonary Care Excellence Award In 2009 Critical Care Excellence ... 2 best hospital in the Dayton region and #16 in the State of Ohio In 2011, the hospital received: Distinguished Hospital for ...
Internists care for hospitalized and ambulatory patients and may play a major role in teaching and research. Because internal ... "Future hospital: Caring for medical patients" (PDF). Royal College of Physicians. Retrieved 3 February 2014. Goldman, Lee (15 ... who may choose to practice only in the hospital, as a "hospitalist", or only in an outpatient clinic, as a primary care ... Hospital medicine Infectious disease, concerned with disease caused by a biological agent such as by a virus, bacterium or ...
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
"The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Opens New Specialty Care and Ambulatory Surgery Center in King of Prussia". Children's ... The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's 135,000-square-foot (13,000 m2) "Specialty Care and Surgery Center" opened in King of ... and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's "Specialty Care and Surgery Center". King of Prussia is also the location of the ... "Children's Hospital of Philadelphia to build new facility in King of Prussia". Jeffries, David. "Bloodhound Gang - Music ...
Children's Hospital Dedicates Melinda French Gates Ambulatory Care Building Archived 2013-06-03 at the Wayback Machine., ... Seattle Children's Hospital dedicated the Melinda French Gates Ambulatory Care building at Seattle Children's (then called ... fund under-compensated and uncompensated care, and grow the hospital's research program to find cures and treatments. In 2007, ... Seattle Children's Hospital Unveils $300 Million Capital Campaign - $200 Million Already Raised Archived 2013-06-03 at the ...
Geisinger Health System
... of the hospital net patient revenue. Approximately 1.5% of inpatient care was uncompensated care. In 2010, Geisinger ended the ... the Wilkes-Barre campus was changed to an urgent care and ambulatory surgery center. Medicare contributed to approximately 32.7 ... Its primary care facility is the Geisinger Medical Center (GMC) located in Danville, with three other hospitals; Geisinger ... South Wilkes-Barre Hospital (GSWB) in downtown Wilkes-Barre Geisinger - Shamokin Area Community Hospital (G-SACH) in Shamokin, ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center
13th best hospital in the United States by AARP Modern Maturity Magazine for quality of care for adults at acute care hospitals ... The Medical Center and the Saint Barnabas Ambulatory Care Center, also in Livingston, provide treatment and services for about ... The hospital was later moved to a larger site on High Street in Newark in 1869. The hospital was called Saint Barnabas Hospital ... West Hudson Hospital in Kearney and Wayne General Hospital. However, Wayne General Hospital subsequently changed to affiliate ...
Healthcare in Brazil
Pre-hospital physicians have variable training in emergency care, with training backgrounds ranging from internal medicine to ... 73% of the 41,000 ambulatory care facilities were operated by the public.. ... In 2012, 66% of the country's hospitals, 70% of its 485,000 hospital beds, and 87% of its 723 specialized hospitals belonged to ... the public hospital infrastructure relies on a vast network of small hospitals. Over 55% of public hospitals have less than 50 ...
Urgent care focuses on delivery of unscheduled, walk-in care outside of the hospital emergency department for injuries and ... These include both ambulatory care and inpatient services, Emergency departments, intensive care medicine, surgery services, ... Hospital medicine is the general medical care of hospitalized patients. Physicians whose primary professional focus is hospital ... See also: Health care, clinic, hospital, and hospice. Provision of medical care is classified into primary, secondary, and ...
Los Angeles County Department of Health Services
... over 2.6 million ambulatory care admissions and nearly 230,000 urgent care admissions. DHS hospitals recorded 295,000 ... Ambulatory Care Network, which was created to provide primary care, outpatient specialty care, and ambulatory surgery, consists ... Outpatient Care Centers. LADHS, through its Ambulatory Care Network (ACN), operates two outpatient care centers, which ... LADHS comprises a network of medical facilities throughout Los Angeles County, including four hospitals, two ambulatory care ...
Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
New Victoria Hospital. *Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. *West Glasgow Ambulatory Care Hospital ... List of hospitals in Scotland. The Queen Elizabeth University Hospital (QEUH) is a 1,677-bed acute hospital located in ... Children's hospital. Main article: Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow. The Royal Hospital for Children, while retaining ... The hospital is built on the site of the former Southern General Hospital and opened at the end of April 2015. The hospital ...
Occupational health psychology
A meta-analysis and systematic review involving 29 samples linked job strain to elevated ambulatory blood pressure. Belkić ... and health care sectors subject to excess risk. A Minnesota workers' compensation study found that women workers had a ... Landsbergis, P., Dobson, M., Koutsouras, G., & Schnall, P. (2013). Job strain and ambulatory blood pressure: a meta-analysis ... compensation study found that workers in the health care sector and, to a lesser extent, the education sector were at elevated ...
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
... of exacerbations require hospital admission. In those without acidosis from respiratory failure, home care ("hospital at ... Bradley JM, O'Neill B (October 2005). Bradley JM (ed.). "Short-term ambulatory oxygen for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ... "American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 187 (4): 347-65. doi:10.1164/rccm.201204-0596PP. PMID 22878278.. ... Taylor, Jayne (2019). Bailliere's Dictionary E-Book: for Nurses and Health Care Workers. Elsevier Health Sciences. p. 128. ISBN ...
List of countries with universal health care
Primary health care is provided by city and district hospitals and rural primary health centres (PHCs). These hospitals provide ... The system is decentralized with private practice physicians providing ambulatory care, and independent, mostly non-profit ... Private provision is mainly in the primary care sector. There are a few private hospitals. The main hospitals are either ... Main article: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. See also: Health care reform in the United States and Health care in ...
301 SGB V is limited but by out-patient surgery in a hospital (§ 115b SGB V) and the ambulatory care established Doctors (§ 295 ... of the German hospitals and physicians. The OPS is now provided on an annual basis by Deutsches Institut für Medizinische ... and nursing care of patients 9-26...9-28: birth Accompanying measures and treatment for infertility 9-31...9-32: Phoniatrics ...
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Teaching hospitals and clinics. *University Hospital (ranked as one of the Top 50 hospitals in the US for seven years in ... School of Nursing: Acute Nursing Care, Chronic Nursing Care, Family Nursing Care. ... University Hospital ranked among top 50 hospitals in the U.S. in three specialties: Respiratory Disorders, Kidney Disease and ... University Hospital - The primary teaching hospital for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. ...
National Center for Health Statistics
... inpatient hospital units, residential care facilities, nursing homes, home health care agencies, and hospice organizations. The ... Provider sites surveyed include physician offices, community health centers, ambulatory surgery centers, hospital outpatient ... National Health Care SurveysEdit. The National Health Care Surveys provide information about the organizations and providers ... disparities in the use and quality of care; and diffusion of health care technologies, including drugs, surgical procedures, ...
Many private Health Care center have developed systems, such as the Hospital Aleman of Buenos Aires, or the Hospital Italiano ... In July 2006, CCHIT released its first list of 22 certified ambulatory EHR products, in two different announcements. ... The third tier is provisional and municipal general hospitals and teaching hospitals which provided the third level of care. In ... in several public hospitals including Serdang Hospital, Selayang Hospital and University Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre ( ...
Ambulatory Holter monitoring. A Holter monitor is a wearable ambulatory heart monitor that continuously monitors the ... After catheter ablation, people are moved to a cardiac recovery unit, intensive care unit, or cardiovascular intensive care ... It also accounts for one-third of hospital admissions for cardiac rhythm disturbances, and the rate of admissions for AF ... "Critical Care (Systematic Review). 18 (6): 688. doi:10.1186/s13054-014-0688-5. PMC 4296551. PMID 25498795.. ...
Detroit Receiving Hospital
... (DRH) was founded in 1915 as a city-owned hospital, dedicated to caring for everyone, regardless of ... making it one of the busiest ambulatory facilities in the country. ... "Hospital Mission". Detroit Receiving Hospital. Retrieved 2014-05-28.. *^ "Detroit Receiving Hospital Emergency Medicine ... Detroit Receiving, along with Harper University Hospital, is home to Cardio Team One, a cardiac care program designed to ...
Augusta Victoria Hospital
It is the second-largest hospital in East Jerusalem, as well as being the sole remaining specialized-care hospital located in ... The hospital currently (2016) has 118 inpatient beds, 52 ambulatory beds and stations, and 403 staff. In 2016 it admitted ... a US-based body that assesses hospitals and health care facilities globally, re-accredited the hospital for another three years ... Red Crescent Maternity Hospital, St John's Eye Hospital, Princess Basma Rehabilitation Centre and St Joseph's Hospital. They ...
The sleep lab may be in a hospital, a free-standing medical office, or in a hotel. A sleep technician should always be in ... Most recently, health care providers may prescribe home studies to enhance patient comfort and reduce expense. The patient is ... Adult patient, equipped for ambulatory diagnosis. For the standard test, the patient comes to a sleep lab in the early evening ... tall, 348 lbs., came to the Hospital Sleep Lab to diagnose or rule out obstructive sleep apnea. This polysomnogram consisted of ...
... anesthesia and critical care in 2019 the ERAS Guidelines for Perioperative Care recommends active clearance of chest tubes to ... Even newer systems are smaller and more ambulatory so the patient can be sent home for drainage if indicated. ... many hospitals do not allow these types of manual tube manipulations. ... C. Pope, on "Joel", a 22-month-old infant. The use of chest tubes in postoperative thoracic care was reported in 1922, ...
The hospital in Ducane Road, Hammersmith became the model for both British and American military orthopedic hospitals. His ... Rearticulations of Orthopaedic Surgery: The Process of Specialty Boundary Formation and the Provision of Fracture Care in the ... "Rotator Cuff Surgery is Most Common Upper Extremity Ambulatory Orthopaedic Procedure - OrthoConsult". 28 January 2017.. ... He observed that treatment of fractures both at the front and in hospitals at home was inadequate, and his efforts led to the ...
City of Hope National Medical Center
... the Geri and Richard Brawerman Center for Ambulatory Care and the Women's Center. ... "America's Top Hospitals". AARP Magazine: 48. 2009-06-01.. *^ "America's Top Doctors - The Best in American Medicine". Castle ... This hospital in the CA Healthcare Atlas A project by OSHPD. Coordinates: 34°07′47″N 117°58′15″W / 34.129634°N 117.970767°W ... "City of Hope - US News Best Hospitals". US News & World Report. 2011. Archived from the original on 2011-02-02.. ...
Lista de revistas científicas de medicina - Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre
The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management (página oficial. *The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery (página oficial ... Revista de la Sociedad Medico-Quirurgica del Hospital de Emergencia Perez de Leon (Imbiomed.com) ... European Journal of Palliative Care. *European Journal of Pediatrics (. «página oficial». Consultado em 17 de janeiro de 2010. ... Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care (Informahealthcare.com). *Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology (Informahealthcare. ...
Rush University Medical Center
The 10th and 11th floors houses the hospital's adult critical care units, each floor having two 28-bed units. The remaining ... a five-story ambulatory orthopedic building that opened in 2009, a seven-story parking garage, a central energy plant, an ... Luke's Hospital, established in 1864; Presbyterian Hospital, which was begun at the urging of the Rush faculty in 1883; and the ... It includes hospital facilities for adults and children. The hospital also includes the Johnston R. Bowman Health Center (a 61- ...
Palliative care. Palliative care is treatment that attempts to help the patient feel better and may be combined with an attempt ... "Parenteral anticoagulation in ambulatory patients with cancer". The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 12 (12): CD006652 ... University of Florida Cancer Hospital. Because cancer is a class of diseases, it is unlikely that there will ever be ... Palliative care may be confused with hospice and therefore only indicated when people approach end of life. Like hospice care, ...
... such as The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) in UK, to advocate the use of ambulatory blood pressure as ... is much less common and usually restricted to a hospital setting. Novel methods to measure blood pressure without penetrating ... Table2: Comparison of ambulatory blood pressures and urinary norepinephrine and epinephrine excretion measured at work, home, ... However, measurement of pressures in the venous system and the pulmonary vessels plays an important role in intensive care ...
RFA can usually be administered as an out-patient procedure, though may at times require a brief hospital stay. RFA may be ... RFA has become increasingly important in the care of benign bone tumors, most notably osteoid osteomas. Since the procedure was ... Branch varicose veins are then usually treated with other minimally invasive procedures, such as ambulatory phlebectomy, ...
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Advances in Skin & Wound Care. *Aesthetic Surgery Journal. *AIDS Patient Care and STDs ... Ambulatory Pediatrics. *American Journal of Anatomy. *American Journal of Cancer Research. *American Journal of Clinical ... American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. *The American Journal of Human Genetics. *American Journal of Kidney Diseases ...
Emergency vehicle lighting
John Ambulance and private ambulatory services; police services that have not changed over to Red and blue ... Like the US, ambulance service in Colombia is often contracted out to private companies, and some hospitals operate their own ... but can still technically be prosecuted for dangerous driving or for driving without due care and attention); he can go through ... This can include railroad, university, hospital, and SPCA and humane society police departments, Animal control and regulatory ...
They work with hospitals to help them meet Joint Commission standards for patient care and then accredit those hospitals ... primary care centers, medical transport, and ambulatory care services. There are a number of accreditation schemes ... "Pregnant women could need photo ID to get maternity care as St George's Hospital in Tooting cracks down on NHS tourism". ... The quality of post-operative care can also vary dramatically, depending on the hospital and country, and may be different from ...
Emergency medical services in Austria
... that the patient could be cared for in a safer and better manner in a hospital. ... and provides service to non-ambulatory patients with low-acuity or chronic conditions, or to those who are recovering from ... Emergency Medical Service (Rettungsdienst or more frequently just Rettung) (EMS) in Austria is a service of public pre-hospital ... Notfallsanitäter (NFS) except Vienna: Is an Intermediate Life Support Paramedic with 480 hours out and as well in hospital ...
"Antimicrobial drug prescribing for pneumonia in ambulatory care". Emerging Infectious Diseases. 11 (3): 380-4. doi:10.3201/ ... Fluoroquinolones are often used for genitourinary infections and are widely used in the treatment of hospital-acquired ... "Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. Archived from the original on 23 June 2011. Retrieved 6 May 2011.. ... The Drug-Resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae Working Group recommends fluoroquinolones be used for the ambulatory treatment of ...
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... ambulatory surgery centers and urgent care centers, among others.. We seek to operate our hospitals and outpatient centers in a ... Louis University Hospital and Hahnemann University Hospital - offer quaternary care in areas such as heart, liver, kidney and ... A number of our hospitals also offer tertiary care services such as open-heart surgery, neonatal intensive care and ... most offer intensive care, critical care and/or coronary care units, physical therapy, and orthopedic, oncology and outpatient ...
Lincoln Hospital - Clinical Services - Ambulatory Care Services
Ambulatory Care Services. Lincoln Hospitals Department of Ambulatory Care provides comprehensive quality healthcare in ... New State of the Art Ambulatory Care Pavilion. In November 2008, Lincoln opened its new Ambulatory Care Pavilion. This 15,000 ... The Pavilion, linked to the main hospital, includes 37 exam rooms. It enhances the delivery of efficient and patient-centered ... Our team of highly skilled and caring doctors, nurses, and ancillary staff is committed to providing safe, patient centered ...
National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2001
Subject Terms: ambulatory care, emergency services, health care services, hospitalization, hospitals, injuries, medical care, ... of a national sample of hospitals. The resulting national estimates describe the use of hospital ambulatory medical care ... of a national sample of hospitals. The resulting national estimates describe the use of hospital ambulatory medical care ... National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2001 (ICPSR 3813) Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of ...
National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 1995
Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey except Federal hospitals and hospital units of institutions, and hospitals with less ... National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey: Coding Requirements (updated annually). Ambulatory Care Statistics Branch, ... the omission of hospital ambulatory care from the ambulatory medical care database leaves a significant gap in coverage and ... The National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS) was initiated to learn more about the ambulatory care rendered in ...
National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 1993
Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey except Federal hospitals and hospital units of institutions, and hospitals with less ... the omission of hospital ambulatory care from the ambulatory medical care database leaves a significant gap in coverage and ... The National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS) was initiated to learn more about the ambulatory care rendered in ... Table I. Distribution of hospitals in the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS) by reporting period and ...
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CDC looks to take hospital ambulatory-care survey online
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wants to collect data for the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey ... The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wants to collect data for the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey ... The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wants to collect data for the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey ... hospital outpatient and emergency departments, and ambulatory surgery centers. Congressional offices, federal agencies, state ...
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Cleaning acute care hospitals and ambulatory settings | Health Facilities Management
Acute care hospitals and ambulatory settings both have surfaces and devices that can contribute to the transmission of ... Although many acute care components of an environmental cleaning program can and should be utilized in the ambulatory setting, ... Regardless of the health care setting, environmental cleaning is one of the foundational components of any infection prevention ... Cleaning acute care hospitals and ambulatory settings. Different types of facilities can require different approaches. February ...
QuickStats: Rate of Emergency Department (ED) Visits, by Homeless Status and Geographic Region - National Hospital Ambulatory...
National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, United States, 2015-2018¶. Weekly / December 18, 2020 / 69(50);1931 ... National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, United States, 2015-2018. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2020;69:1931. DOI: http ... Source: National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2015-2018. https://www.cdc.gov ... Based on a sample of visits to EDs in noninstitutional general and short-stay hospitals, exclusive of federal, military, and ...
Hypertension Screening in Children and Adolescents - National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, National Hospital Ambulatory...
National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey and National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, United States, 2007-2010 ... National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, and Medical Expenditure Panel Survey ... This report analyzes 2007-2010 data from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS), the National Hospital Ambulatory ... the type of place usual health care was sought (i.e. "office," "hospital non-ER," or "hospital ER"), and poverty level, defined ...
Sharing best practices to enhance ambulatory care - Hospital News
Ambulatory care involves the expertise of thousands of health care professionals who collaborate to provide care to patients on ... In tribute to the work of health care professionals in ambulatory care, the CAAC plans to launch Ambulatory Care Awareness Day ... we are all participants in ambulatory care.. Ambulatory care involves the expertise of thousands of health care professionals ... Hospital News is Canadas health care newspaper since 1987. Hospital News covers developments and issues that affect all health ...
Ambulatory care visits to physician offices, hospital outpatient departments, and emergency departments, United States. ...
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North York General Hospital - Branson Ambulatory Care Centre
Directions to Branson Ambulatory Care Centre. *Directions to Branson Ambulatory Care Centre ... New Reactivation Care Centre to offer specialized care for patients. *North York General Hospitals Family Advisor wins ... Branson Ambulatory Care Centre Amenities & Services. Bank machines Location: First floor near On-the Go Kiosk. Chapel ... Location: Branson Ambulatory Care Centre main entrance Hours: Monday to Friday: 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Weekends and statutory ...
Commitment to quality and safety in ambulatory care services - Hospital News
Accreditation Canada accredits a diverse range of programs from public and private health care providers including ambulatory ... Accreditation Canada offers two sets of standards for ambulatory care. The Ambulatory Care Services Standards outline the ... Better management of ambulatory care sensitive conditions, being able to treat more people without hospital admission, and ... MORE: POINT OF CARE INR TESTING. The standards define ambulatory care as non-emergency, condition-specific single visit or ...
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Branson Ambulatory Care Centre Amenities & Services | North York General Hospital
Learn more about the Spiritual & Religious Care Department, or call 416-756-6311. ... Location: Branson Ambulatory Care Centre main entrance Hours: Monday to Friday: 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Weekends and statutory ... Medicine and Elder Care * Cardiac Care Clinic * Supportive Cardiology Program * Heart Failure and Supportive Cardiology ... NYGH volunteers staff an information desk at the Branson Ambulatory Care Centre. They will be happy to answer your questions ...
North York General Hospital - Care at the Branson Ambulatory Care Centre
The Branson Ambulatory Care Centre is one of North York General Hospitalsmultiple sites. It is located at 555 Finch Avenue ... Care at the Branson Ambulatory Care Centre. The Branson Ambulatory Care Centre is one of North York General Hospitals multiple ... Directions to Branson Ambulatory Care Centre. *Directions to Branson Ambulatory Care Centre ... New Reactivation Care Centre to offer specialized care for patients. *North York General Hospitals Family Advisor wins ...
Kingston Hospital | Healthcare Professionals | Direct Access Services | Ambulatory Emergency Care (AEC)
Ambulatory Emergency Care - Primary Care Referral Information. The Ambulatory Care service provides an improved service that ... Kingston Hospital site map, AEC location.. How to make a referral:. If you would like to discuss potential AEC patients or ... Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Galsworthy Road. Kingston upon Thames. Surrey KT2 7QB. Switchboard: 020 8546 7711 ... Home Patients & Visitors Departments & Services Private Care Healthcare Professionals Get Involved Work for Us Find Us ...
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre - Ambulatory Care - Year 1 | Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists
Type: Ambulatory Care Pharmacy (Year 1) Residency. Focus: Ambulatory Care Clinics and Family Health Teams. Established in: 2000 ... Michaels Hospital now known as Unity Health Toronto (UHT - SMH) * Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Ambulatory Pharmacy ... Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre - Ambulatory Care - Year 1 Address:. 2075 Bayview Avenue. Toronto, ON, M4N 3M5 ... Program highlights: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency Program at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (SHSC) is a one year ...
National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey: 2004 emergency department summary. - Semantic Scholar
METHODS The data presented in this report were collected in the 2004 National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS ... Approximately 13 percent of ED visits resulted in hospital admission. On average, patients spent 3.3 hours in the ED, of which ... RESULTS During 2004, an estimated 110.2 million visits were made to hospital EDs, about 38.2 visits per 100 persons. Visit ... Statistics are presented on selected hospital, patient, and visit characteristics. Selected trends in ED utilization from 1994 ...
2016-2020 World Alpha-2 Antiplasmin Testing Market: Ambulatory Centers, Commercial Labs, Hospitals, Physician Offices, POC...
Hospitals, Physician Offices, POC/Point-of-Care Locations - Competitive Landscape, Country Segment Forecasts, Innovative ... 2016-2020 World Alpha-2 Antiplasmin Testing Market: Ambulatory Centers, Commercial Labs, Hospitals, Physician Offices, POC/ ... 2016-2020 World Alpha-2 Antiplasmin Testing Market: Ambulatory Centers, Commercial Labs, Hospitals, Physician Offices, POC/ ... Moreover, the continuing contraction of the hospital system and technological advances will facilitate decentralization of the ...
Posting # 66 - 2014 FULL TIME PATIENT CARE MANAGER -Emergency/Ambulatory Care/Patient Registration | Middlesex...
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National Ambulatory Care Reporting System2
- View data tables about emergency department visits and length of stay by province and territory for 2017-2018, based on data submitted to the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System. (cihi.ca)
- Emergency department visits are sourced from the National Ambulatory Care Reporting System (NACRS). (cihi.ca)
- The department supports over eighty (80) specialty services in locations throughout the Hospital. (nyc.gov)
- Visits to the emergency and outpatient departments of noninstitutional general and short-stay hospitals within the 50 states and the District of Columbia that had an average length of stay of less than 30 days, or hospitals whose specialty was general (medical or surgical) or children's general. (umich.edu)
- The rest were managed in the Rapid Referral Clinic or referred to specialty care. (hospitalnews.com)
- 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. (mountsinai.org)
- The postgraduate year two (PGY2) Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency at UPMC St. Margaret is the second year of a two-year residency program in which the UPMC St. Margaret PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency continues to a PGY2 specialty residency in Ambulatory Care with special emphasis in family medicine. (pitt.edu)
- Professional ambulatory care nursing is a complex, multifaceted specialty that encompasses independent and collaborative practice. (aaacn.org)
- Modern professional ambulatory care nursing is a unique domain of specialty nursing practice that focuses on health care for individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations. (aaacn.org)
- They practice in primary and specialty care outpatient venues, non-acute surgical and diagnostic outpatient settings in the community, and during telehealth encounters that occur across distances in the virtual environment. (aaacn.org)
- Defining characteristics: Differentiate ambulatory care nursing as a specialty distinct from other specialties and describe major attributes (AAACN, 2017). (aaacn.org)
- The clinic will move to the 3rd floor of the Ambulatory Care Center building in the Kidney and Hypertension Clinic, which will be renamed the UNC Hospitals Kidney Specialty and Transplant Clinic. (unchealthcare.org)
- The UNC Hospitals Kidney Specialty and Transplant Clinic's phone number is 984-974-5706. (unchealthcare.org)
- Our team of highly skilled and caring doctors, nurses, and ancillary staff is committed to providing safe, patient centered care using the most advanced diagnostic and treatment modalities. (nyc.gov)
- It enhances the delivery of efficient and patient-centered care, improves patient flow, reduces waiting time and maximizes patient comfort. (nyc.gov)
- The NHAMCS provides data from samples of patient records selected from emergency departments (EDs) and outpatient departments (OPDs) of a national sample of hospitals. (umich.edu)
- Excluded were federal hospitals, hospital units within institutions, and hospitals with less than six beds staffed for patient use. (umich.edu)
- DSN: CC37.NHAMCS95.EMRGENCY (Emergency Department File) CC37.NHAMCS95.OPATIENT (Out-Patient Department File) DESCRIPTION OF THE NATIONAL HOSPITAL AMBULATORY MEDICAL CARE SURVEY A. INTRODUCTION The National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS) was initiated to learn more about the ambulatory care rendered in hospital emergency and outpatient departments in the United States. (cdc.gov)
- Since 1973, data on ambulatory patient visits to physicians' offices have been collected through the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS). (cdc.gov)
- Where to go to find out about visiting hospital as a patient or a visitor, or find your local services, transportation and all NHSGGC services. (nhsggc.org.uk)
- Difference in patient care areas. (hfmmagazine.com)
- In general, acute care ES workers are less rushed to complete daily cleaning because they are not waiting for the area to be occupied immediately by another patient. (hfmmagazine.com)
- Patient care areas in the ambulatory setting are not always private rooms. (hfmmagazine.com)
- This algorithm has provided safe, effective patient care while decreasing overall length of stay. (hospitalnews.com)
- Better management of ambulatory care sensitive conditions, being able to treat more people without hospital admission, and continuing to enhance primary care all have great potential to decrease costs and the demand on in-patient services. (hospitalnews.com)
- The session, 'Enhanced Patient Experience-Design Driver for Urban Hospital-Based Ambulatory Care', explored some of the processes. (healthcaredesignmagazine.com)
- A separate yet connected building identity, convenient vehicle drop-off, parking, seamless entry with a sense of arrival, security and privacy, intutitive patient flow, branding entry points of complementary specialties (wayfinding), balancing vision and identity, and inclusion of a care team module suite are all part of the vision of delivering a setting that focuses on patients and families. (healthcaredesignmagazine.com)
- Statistics are presented on selected hospital, patient, and visit characteristics. (semanticscholar.org)
- In this study, we compared the service quality and patient experience in an ambulatory care setting of a physician-owned specialized facility with that of a general hospital. (ugent.be)
- Results: Service quality and patient experiences are high in both the investigated health care facilities. (ugent.be)
- De Regge M, De Groote H, Trybou J, Gemmel P, Brugada P. Service quality and patient experiences of ambulatory care in a specialized clinic vs. a general hospital. (ugent.be)
- Moreover, the continuing contraction of the hospital system and technological advances will facilitate decentralization of the Alpha-2 Antiplasmin testing closer to the patient, creating additional opportunities and challenges for suppliers. (marketresearch.com)
- We take great pride in our storied history and legacy of patient care. (mhalliance.on.ca)
- Ambulatory care is defined as medical or surgical care that is rendered for consultative, diagnostic, or therapeutic purposes in facilities where the patient does not remain overnight. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
- Most outpatient settings still lack the infrastructure and resources needed to support critical infection control and prevention activities, as evidenced by ongoing outbreaks and patient notification events in physician's offices and other ambulatory care facilities. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
- Treatment time was defined as the difference between the time the patient had initial contact with a physician, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner and the time the patient was discharged from the ED to another hospital unit or to the patient's residence. (cdc.gov)
- The purpose of this study was to estimate the frequency of hypertension screening during ambulatory pediatric visits in the United States and to determine patient- and provider-level factors associated with screening during visits specifically for preventive care. (aappublications.org)
- These findings can inform the development and implementation of antibiotic stewardship efforts in ambulatory care toward the most important geographic regions, diagnostic conditions, and patient populations. (aappublications.org)
- A focus will be on developing and refining skills to manage complex chronic medical conditions, patient-centered care, motivational interviewing, and primary literature evaluation. (bmc.org)
- PGY2 residencies provide residents with opportunities to function independently as practitioners by conceptualizing and integrating accumulated experience and knowledge and incorporating both into the provision of patient care that improves medication therapy. (bmc.org)
- Appropriate care for an ACSC can include one or more planned revisits to settings of ambulatory care for follow-up, such as when a patient is continuously monitored or otherwise advised to return when (or if) symptoms appear or reappear. (wikipedia.org)
- Karpiel MS. "Using patient classification systems to identify ambulatory care costs. (wikipedia.org)
- Join NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital's Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) where nurses are patient advocates in the truest form. (nurse.com)
- The Assistant Patient Care Manager is responsible for assisting the Patient Care Manager with clinical management and administrative coordination of a. (simplyhired.com)
- Patient Care Manager. (simplyhired.com)
- The growing economic pressures on hospitals, coupled with advances in diagnostic technologies, intensifying competition among suppliers and physicians, and changing consumer demands are shifting diagnostic testing from hospitals and commercial laboratories closer to the patient. (reportbuyer.com)
- The project shall provide an early contact between patient/relatives and the ambulatory hospice services for a continuous holistic support of palliative tumour patients within the hospital as well as to provide a future ambulatory support. (egms.de)
- We offer comprehensive, coordinated patient- and family-centered care through programs housed within the Martha Stewart Center for Living (MSCL). (mountsinai.org)
- Objectives To identify the frequency with which antibiotics are prescribed in the absence of a documented indication in the ambulatory care setting, to quantify the potential effect on assessments of appropriateness of antibiotics, and to understand patient, provider, and visit level characteristics associated with antibiotic prescribing without a documented indication. (bmj.com)
- Expanding patient involvement in care. (springer.com)
- Assessing the effects of physician-patient interactions on the outcomes of chronic disease [published erratum appears in Med Care 1989 July 27: (springer.com)
- The UW Health PGY2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency rotation schedule includes a combination of required and elective rotations to ensure that the resident is exposed to a variety of experiences, patient populations and interdisciplinary teams. (uwhealth.org)
- In addition to providing patient care at the three residency-affiliated FHCs, PGY2 residents provide longitudinal patient care in a variety of different settings including Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF) and private practice physician (PPI)offices. (pitt.edu)
- Training in managing the inpatient and outpatient care of our FHC patients allows the resident experience in managing the transitions of patient care. (pitt.edu)
- In the well-established collaborative care environment at UPMC St. Margaret, physicians, pharmacists, nurses, social workers, and behavior therapists work together to educate eager learners and provide excellent patient care. (pitt.edu)
- The resident will become proficient as direct patient care providers within interdisciplinary teams and with advanced teaching and practice-based research to prepare them for academic and scholarly work opportunities. (pitt.edu)
- Hot topics this year included the latest on care coordination and patient-centered medical homes. (aaacn.org)
- Joint Commission International accreditation and certification is recognized as a global leader for health care quality of care and patient safety. (jointcommissioninternational.org)
- Historically, it was the patient who initiated contact with the ambulatory health care setting. (aaacn.org)
- Today, contact is initiated either by the patient or ambulatory care nurse to ensure optimal wellness or for educational purposes. (aaacn.org)
- More recently, a unique nursing role has been defined as a result of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010. (aaacn.org)
- Ambulatory nursing care requires critical reasoning and astute clinical judgment to expedite appropriate care and treatment, especially given the patient may present with complex problems or potentially life-threatening conditions. (aaacn.org)
- During each encounter, the ambulatory care RN focuses on patient safety and quality of nursing care by applying appropriate nursing interventions, such as identifying and clarifying patient needs, performing procedures, conducting health education, promoting patient advocacy, coordinating nursing and other health services, assisting patient to navigate health care system, and evaluating patient outcomes. (aaacn.org)
- Overall, a general practitioner with a patient population of 2000 will care for about 40-50 patients with heart failure and see two or three new cases each year. (bmj.com)
- Joint Commission standards help you develop strategies to address the most complex issues and identified key vulnerabilities in the patient care experience. (jointcommission.org)
- The standards review various aspects of your patient care process such as infection prevention, medication management and environment of care, ensuring a comprehensive review of your patient care process. (jointcommission.org)
- Study objectives were to assess temporal trends and identify patient- and practice-level predictors of the prescription of antiplatelet medications in a national sample of ischemic stroke (IS) patients seeking ambulatory care. (hindawi.com)
- EHR adoption is improving the quality of patient care, as well as the productivity and sustainability of the healthcare system. (himss.org)
- It underscores how seamless, secure, interoperable health information exchange contributes to the improved health of individuals and populations around the world-resulting in a comprehensive and integrated approach to care, improved patient outcomes and timely reimbursement. (himss.org)
- Improving the way healthcare systems share information for optimal patient care. (himss.org)
- If the patient is unable to pick up medication from an authorized pharmacy, contact the St. Paul's Hospital Ambulatory Pharmacy Outreach Pharmacist (604)-806-8456 to arrange for delivery to an alternate site. (ubc.ca)
Branson Ambulatory Care Centre1
- This growth is likely precipitated by the move toward outpatient care, especially into more focused, efficient, and cost effective settings, such as ASCs. (foley.com)
- Hospitals, on the other hand, are often able to command considerably higher rates than ASCs for the same services. (foley.com)
- Additionally, ASCs offer much faster treatment to patients compared to hospitals, minimizing the waiting time for patients. (openpr.com)
- This 15,000 square foot state of the art modern facility houses the adult medicine clinic where patients receive comprehensive primary and preventive care for a broad range of health conditions. (nyc.gov)
- Are you responsible for human resources in your hospital, clinic or other medical institute and looking for a conscientious and well-qualified stand-in? (ecovis.com)
- When we attend clinic appointments as part of our health care journey, or attend a loved one's appointment as part of theirs, we are all participants in ambulatory care. (hospitalnews.com)
- This program will offer the resident the opportunity for a longitudinal primary care experience within our Family Medicine Clinic. (bmc.org)
- Serve as the Interim Assistant Clinic Manager, reporting to the Director of Ambulatory Care and serving nearly 100 patients daily. (simplyhired.com)
- Our objective was to identify the frequency with which antibiotics are prescribed in the absence of a documented indication by using a nationally representative sample of ambulatory clinic encounters to estimate the degree to which previous estimates of appropriate prescribing may have been biased. (bmj.com)
- Starting July 1, 2016, the Transplant Nephrology Clinic on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings for post-kidney transplant patients will be moving from its current location in the Jason Ray Transplant Clinic on the 4th floor of Memorial Hospital. (unchealthcare.org)
- These approaches may be particularly relevant in an era of Coronavirus Disease 2019 and associated need for social distancing, further limiting contact with traditional ambulatory clinic settings. (nih.gov)
- Sign up for Insight Alerts highlighting editor-chosen studies with the greatest impact on clinical care. (aappublications.org)
- The PGY2 Ambulatory Care residency program is ASHP-accredited and provides advanced clinical training to prepare the resident to become a skilled practitioner that is able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary healthcare team. (bmc.org)
- Chiropractic clinical services were established in 2008 with two doctors of chiropractic currently providing conservative care for musculoskeletal-conditions at the 757-bed BWH facility located in Chestnut Hill, a suburb of Boston, Mass. (palmer.edu)
- The Medical Interview-Clinical Care, Education, and Research. (springer.com)
- 1 Speaker Introduction Jessica Wilhoite, PharmD, BCACP Doctor of Pharmacy: Purdue University Postgraduate Residency Training: PGY1 Pharmacy Practice St. Vincent Hospital PGY2 Ambulatory Care St. Vincent Primary Care Center Current Practice: Indianapolis, IN Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Ambulatory Care, St. Vincent Health Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Butler University, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences This presenter has no financial interests to disclose. (docplayer.net)
- Study selection Eligible studies evaluated point-of-care natriuretic peptide testing (B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) or N terminal fragment pro B-type natriuretic peptide (NTproBNP)) against any relevant reference standard, including echocardiography, clinical examination, or combinations of these, in humans. (bmj.com)
- Despite steady progress over the past 3 decades in advancing drug and device therapies to reduce morbidity and mortality in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction, large registries of usual care demonstrate incomplete use of these evidence-based therapies in clinical practice. (nih.gov)
- Services are offered in three major primary care areas: Medicine, Pediatrics, and Women's Health. (nyc.gov)
- The resulting national estimates describe the use of hospital ambulatory medical care services in the United States. (umich.edu)
- Ambulatory medical care is the predominant method of providing health care services in the United States (reference 1). (cdc.gov)
- The national estimates produced from these studies describe the utilization of hospital ambulatory medical care services in the United States. (cdc.gov)
- What's your experience of using our hospitals and services? (nhsggc.org.uk)
- Help shape your hospital and community services. (nhsggc.org.uk)
- The West Glasgow Ambulatory Care Hospital at Yorkhill which opened on 7 December 2015 provides a range of local hospital outpatient services. (nhsggc.org.uk)
- Besides the general services we provide to the health care industry (viz. (ecovis.com)
- HFM Daily offers blog coverage by the award-winning HFM editorial team and links to in-depth information on health care design, construction, engineering, environmental services, operations and technology. (hfmmagazine.com)
- The Environmental Services & Infection Prevention software used in over 950 hospitals. (hfmmagazine.com)
- The Bright Futures guidelines developed by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) at the request of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) recommends that children and adolescents aged 3-17 years receive blood pressure screening during their annual preventive care visit ( 10 , 11 ). (cdc.gov)
- It was great to see a lot of representation of health care professions across the care continuum," comments Adam Saporta, Project Manager, Outpatient Services, St. John's Rehab, Sunnybrook, about this year's conference. (hospitalnews.com)
- The growth of ambulatory care services is having a dramatic impact on how health care is delivered in Canada. (hospitalnews.com)
- It also means, however, that today's ambulatory care providers are delivering an increasingly broad range of services in a high-pressure environment. (hospitalnews.com)
- We accredit a diverse range of public and private health care and social service providers and while we began as a hospital-based program, we now have standards for a broad range of services, including ambulatory care services offered in and outside the hospital. (hospitalnews.com)
- The Ambulatory Care Services Standards outline the policies, processes, and procedures that need to be in place to deliver safe, high-quality ambulatory services in any discipline. (hospitalnews.com)
- The accreditation journey is an ongoing process of improving quality, safety, and efficiency to offer Canadians the best possible health care services. (hospitalnews.com)
- In conclusion, the List is an important tool to evaluate access and effectiveness of Primary Care Services, but also it is relevant to know and evaluate the health network organization due to assure continuity of care to reach the principle of integrality of health care. (scielo.br)
- NHAMCS is based on outpatient visits to physicians and hospital emergency rooms and is designed to collect data on the use of ambulatory care services. (healthdata.org)
- This is because hospital investors also provide surgical services in their own facilities and unless the venture is structured correctly, the ASC and its hospital investor could be considered competitors and unable to coordinate their activities (including reimbursement) without violating the antitrust laws. (foley.com)
- Concurrently, utilization of ambulatory care services has dramatically increased. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
- Find detailed information on Ambulatory Health Care Services companies in Harleysville, Pennsylvania, United States of America, including financial statements, sales and marketing contacts, top competitors, and firmographic insights. (dnb.com)
- Dun & Bradstreet gathers Ambulatory Health Care Services business information from trusted sources to help you understand company performance, growth potential, and competitive pressures. (dnb.com)
- View 26 Ambulatory Health Care Services company profiles below. (dnb.com)
- Electronic health records have the potential to improve the delivery of health care services. (nih.gov)
- Many Medical Investigations and treatments for acute and chronic illnesses and preventive health care can be performed on an ambulatory basis, including minor surgical and medical procedures, most types of dental services, dermatology services, and many types of diagnostic procedures (e.g. blood tests, X-rays, endoscopy and biopsy procedures of superficial organs). (wikipedia.org)
- Other types of ambulatory care services include emergency visits, rehabilitation visits, and in some cases telephone consultations. (wikipedia.org)
- Ambulatory care services represent the most significant contributor to increasing hospital expenditures and to the performance of the health care system in most countries, including most developing countries. (wikipedia.org)
- Hospitals: Including emergency departments and other hospital-based services such as same day surgery services and mental health services. (wikipedia.org)
- citation needed] Relatively common ACSC include: Hospitalization for an ACSC is considered to be a measure of access to appropriate primary health care, including preventive and disease management services. (wikipedia.org)
- Programs & Services: Ambulatory Care. (wikipedia.org)
- Conclusions - The presence of mental illness and addiction among high-cost users of medical services may represent an unmet need for quality ambulatory and primary care. (ices.on.ca)
- The majority of figures and data reported in the tables in Part 4 are derived from tables published in the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare's Mental Health Services in Australia (MHSiA) 22 series of annual mental health reports that describe the activity and characteristics of Australia's mental health care services. (health.gov.au)
- Estimates of the percentage of service expenditure on community services include three categories of services: Ambulatory care, community residential and non-government services. (health.gov.au)
- The plans for the new hospital, which opened in January 2016, involved converting and unifying two six-story historic Edwardian and Victorian properties into a modern, clinically advanced healthcare environment that would bring Optegra's consultancy and surgery services together under one roof. (healthcaredesignmagazine.com)
- I am pleased to provide this performance audit of the Office of Medicaids (MassHealths) fee-for-service payments for services covered by managed-care organizations. (scribd.com)
- Each member is permitted to receive services only from providers in his or her MCOs network, except in a few cases such as emergency care and family planning. (scribd.com)
- These data tables illustrate trends and patterns in the use of hospital-based services and psychotropic medications among children and youth with mental disorders. (cihi.ca)
- Examines trends and patterns over six years in the use of hospital-based services and psychotropic medications among children and youth with mental disorders. (cihi.ca)
- They assessed the extent to which hospital payments, professional services, and facility payments vary by the ambulatory care setting where a procedure is performed. (elsevier.com)
- The most recent CDC guidelines have begun to address "extremes of age" as a focus of infection prevention and control in Long Term care settings, and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has established regulations in this setting as well. (clinicaladvisor.com)
Prescriptions in ambulatory care2
- Investigators have shown that more than 30% of antibiotic prescriptions in ambulatory care settings are inappropriate. (bmj.com)
- We therefore examined the indications associated with opioid prescriptions in ambulatory care between 2006 and 2015 to determine the proportion of prescriptions written for conditions causing pain. (annals.org)
- During 1997-2006, hospitalization rates for children and adolescents with a diagnosis of hypertension doubled, from approximately 18 cases per 100,000 pediatric hospital discharges in 1997 to approximately 35 cases per 100,000 in 2006 ( 5 ). (cdc.gov)
- Hypertension screening occurred during 35% of ambulatory pediatric visits, 67% of preventive visits, and 84% of preventive visits in which overweight/obesity was diagnosed. (aappublications.org)
- In Brazil, one of the alternatives that can be used to evaluate primary healthcare and its consequences regarding the other levels of the system is the use of the indicator Hospitalization for Ambulatory Care Sensitive Conditions (HACSC). (scielo.br)
- Public policy should, nevertheless, focus on increasing sequential continuity of specialist and generalist ambulatory care as this was found to be significantly associated with a reduced likelihood of hospitalization. (tu-berlin.de)
- This study examines how mental illness or addiction affects risk for repeat hospitalization and/or emergency department use for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions (ACSCs) among high-cost users of medical care. (ices.on.ca)
- Ambulatory PVP is feasible with functional results and complications comparable to that of traditional hospitalization. (sigmaaldrich.com)
- Inpatient hospitalization statistics are obtained from CIHI's national Hospital Morbidity Database (HMDB) and Discharge Abstract Database (DAD). (cihi.ca)
- The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency Program at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (SHSC) is a one year experiential program designed for the individual seeking to further develop skills necessary to assess, design, implement and monitor evidence-based individualized medication therapy in a variety of collaborative outpatient practice settings. (cshp.ca)
- The postgraduate year two (PGY2) Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency at UPMC St. Margaret is the second year of a two-year residency program in which the UPMC St. Margaret PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency conditionally continues to PGY2 year through ASHP Resident Matching Program early commitment process. (pitt.edu)
- For instance, the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology offers training courses specifically dedicated to infection prevention professionals who practice in the ambulatory setting. (hfmmagazine.com)
- This method supports programs of care that cross hospital and practice settings, reduces duplication, and allows greater integration with hospital-based resources. (healthcaredesignmagazine.com)
- An Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Practitioner with certification as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner - ACNP will. (simplyhired.com)
- If you already have a primary care physician but would like the opinions of a geriatrics comprehensive practice, members of our practice are available to consult with your provider. (mountsinai.org)
- Nurses explored the work and workflows in ambulatory practice, learned how to write for publication, prepared for certification with the Ambulatory Care Nursing Certification Review Course, and polished their telehealth skills with the Telehealth Nursing Practice Core Course (TNPCC). (aaacn.org)
- Home » Practice Resources » What Is Ambulatory Care Nursing? (aaacn.org)
- Ambulatory care nurses practice in settings distinctive from other nurses. (aaacn.org)
- Should I go to Urgent Care or the Emergency Room to treat my medical problem? (nwh.org)
- With more than 20 locations across Broward County, there's always a Broward Health doctor's office, urgent care center, or top-ranked hospital within range. (browardhealth.org)
- New Urgent Care Center Opens In Vacaville, Calif. (healthcaredesignmagazine.com)
- Appointments for urgent care available. (mountsinai.org)
- Ambulatory care visits to physician offices, hospital outpatient departments, and emergency departments, United States. (worldcat.org)
- I thought you might be interested in this item at http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43987671 Title: Ambulatory care visits to physician offices, hospital outpatient departments, and emergency departments, United States. (worldcat.org)
- Sites where ambulatory care can be delivered include: Doctor's surgeries (known as doctor's offices in American English): This is the most common site for the delivery of ambulatory care in many countries, and usually consists of a physician's visit. (wikipedia.org)
- The post-kidney transplant coordinators will maintain their residence in the Transplant Administrative offices on the 4 th floor of Memorial Hospital. (unchealthcare.org)
- Kimberly Gecsi, MD , Residency Program Director, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology , University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and Associate Professor, Reproductive Biology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine , has been performing innovative procedures in the office for 10 years. (uhhospitals.org)
- A site specific cover letter describing why you wish to do a Residency in Ambulatory Care (Year 1) at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (250 words max). (cshp.ca)
- On 4 December, Whittington Health's new Ambulatory Care Centre opened. (designcouncil.org.uk)
- After working with the Design Council to improve the outpatients' pharmacy department, the hospital recommissioned Studio TILT to adopt the same codesign approach for its Ambulatory Care Centre. (designcouncil.org.uk)
- On opening the new ACU, Minister of State for Care and Support Norman Lamb commented on the design approach to the new centre: "I confirm I have seen the future of Healthcare in the UK. (designcouncil.org.uk)
- Natalie Richard, Lead Consultant Ambulatory Care, explained the importance of the space: "It means that just because you are in the centre, you don't have to be sitting in a bed space, and for children that is really important. (designcouncil.org.uk)
- However, visits to hospital emergency and outpatient departments, which represent a significant portion of total ambulatory medical care, are not included in the NAMCS (reference 2). (cdc.gov)
- Therefore, the omission of hospital ambulatory care from the ambulatory medical care database leaves a significant gap in coverage and limits the utility of the current NAMCS data. (cdc.gov)
- This report analyzes 2007-2010 data from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS), the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS), and the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) to estimate the prevalence of blood pressure measurement at visits among children and adolescents aged 3-17 years. (cdc.gov)
- The results are based on a secondary data analysis using the 1992-2000 National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS) and National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS). (cdc.gov)
Health care organizations6
- Accreditation Canada is an independent, not-for-profit organization that has been setting standards and accrediting health care organizations since 1958. (hospitalnews.com)
- Objectives: Health care organizations are constantly looking for ways to establish a differential advantage to attract customers. (ugent.be)
- To this end, service quality has become an important differentiator in the strategy of health care organizations. (ugent.be)
- This easy-to-navigate resource outlines the 12 steps health care organizations typically follow in their pursuit of accreditation. (jointcommissioninternational.org)
- Joint Commission accreditation can be earned by many types of health care organizations. (jointcommission.org)
- Review the FAQs to see topics often raised by health care organizations or submit your own question via the electronic submission form. (jointcommission.org)
Visits to hospital emergency departments2
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- The Osher Center for Integrative Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) was established in 2002 through a philanthropic grant from the Bernard Osher Foundation. (palmer.edu)
- The RAND Corporation and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts (T.B.S. (annals.org)
- Acute care hospitals and ambulatory settings both have surfaces and devices that can contribute to the transmission of pathogens. (hfmmagazine.com)
- Although many acute care components of an environmental cleaning program can and should be utilized in the ambulatory setting, there are a number of items that require a different approach. (hfmmagazine.com)
- The acute care setting has had formal infection prevention programs in place for years. (hfmmagazine.com)
- There are established guidelines and regulatory resources dedicated to best infection prevention practices in the acute care setting. (hfmmagazine.com)
- Your are required to undertake the AMB & AEC Score sheet prior to speaking to the Acute Care Physician so the relevant information is to hand. (kingstonhospital.nhs.uk)
- Objective - The role of mental illness and addiction in acute care use for chronic medical conditions that are sensitive to ambulatory care management requires focussed attention. (ices.on.ca)
- ACUTE CARE Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) / Physician's Assistant (PA) - Viragh Ambulatory Oncology Infusion Center at the SKCCC. (simplyhired.com)
- Acute Care Nurse Practitioner - ACNP - With one (1) year of employment at California Pacific Medical Center - Required. (simplyhired.com)
- The ideal imcumbent for this role will be an experience Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ANCP) with ACNP with ICU Nurse Practioner experience. (simplyhired.com)
- OCertified by American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, based on. (simplyhired.com)
- In May, the CAAC held its third annual conference, Ambulatory-based Care: A Framework for Preventable Hospitalizations , which featured presentations from Canadian and international speakers. (hospitalnews.com)
- This indicator comes from a concept developed by John Billings 2 in the 1980s, which is the concept of potentially preventable hospitalizations or ambulatory care sensitive conditions, as an indirect reflection of problems with the access and effectiveness of primary healthcare. (scielo.br)
- A complete description of the NHAMCS is contained in the publication entitled, 'Plan and Operation of the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey' (reference 4). (cdc.gov)
- B. SAMPLE DESIGN The 1995 NHAMCS included a national probability sample of visits to the emergency and outpatient departments of noninstitutional general and short-stay hospitals, exclusive of Federal, military, and Veterans Administration hospitals, located in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. (cdc.gov)
- We analyzed data from a nationally representative sample of ambulatory visits by using the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey and the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey from 2000 through 2009. (aappublications.org)
- IS-related outpatient visits by adults were identified using the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey and National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey for the years 2000-2007. (hindawi.com)
- If you are referring between the hours of 1am and 7.30am from the Out of Hours service you will need to speak to the medical registrar on call, bleep number 174 via hospital switchboard. (kingstonhospital.nhs.uk)
- National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey: 2004 emergency department summary. (semanticscholar.org)
- The collection and processing of drug information: National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey. (semanticscholar.org)
- National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey: 2005 emergency department summary. (semanticscholar.org)
- This material must not be used for commercial purposes, or in any hospital or medical facility. (drugs.com)
- Number of medical equipment units used in public or private hospitals and in ambulatory care. (reportlinker.com)
- We used the National Ambulatory and National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care surveys from 2006 to 2008, which are nationally representative samples of ambulatory care visits in the United States. (aappublications.org)
- This care can include advanced medical technology and procedures even when provided outside of hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
- Among the top 10% of medical care users ranked by cost, we determined rates of any and repeat care use (hospitalizations and emergency department [ED] visits) between April 1, 2011, and March 31, 2012, for 14 consensus established ACSCs and compared them between those with and without diagnosed mental illness or addiction during the 2 years prior. (ices.on.ca)
- A medical history and physical examination were followed by a series of noninvasive tests of cardiovascular and pupillary autonomic function and then by 24-h ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM). (diabetesjournals.org)
- Optegra Eye Health Care (London) operates a network of world-class private ophthalmic hospitals and its newest facility is a flagship center for medical excellence based in the Harley Street district of central London. (healthcaredesignmagazine.com)
- Setting 2015 National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey. (bmj.com)
- It includes common symptoms, complaints, problems or reasons for seeking medical care. (cihi.ca)
- To determine the percentage of opioid prescriptions with a documented medical indication between 2006 and 2015, and to identify conditions commonly associated with opioid prescribing in ambulatory care. (annals.org)
- Up to $1 billion dollars will be awarded to innovative projects across the country that test creative ways to deliver high quality medical care and save money. (cms.gov)
- This community embraces health technology professionals who are dedicated to the identification of challenges and solutions common to the use and support of medical and information technologies in all care delivery settings. (himss.org)
- Potential strategies to improve guideline-directed medical therapy include leveraging non-physician clinicians, solidifying transitions of care, incorporating telehealth solutions, and engaging in comprehensive comorbid disease management via multidisciplinary team structures. (nih.gov)
- American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nurses. (wikipedia.org)
- Today, our PACU nurses' mastery continues to set standards for post-operative care. (nurse.com)
- Each of our nurses dares to be truly excellent - thriving in a compassionate culture of care and caring. (nurse.com)
- Pitman, NJ - An outstanding education program drew over 700 nurses to the American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (AAACN) 38th Annual Conference, April 23-26, 2013, in Las Vegas, NV. (aaacn.org)
- To provide a nationally representative analysis of antibiotic prescribing in ambulatory pediatrics according to antibiotic classes and diagnostic categories and identify factors associated with broad-spectrum antibiotic prescribing. (aappublications.org)
- Broad-spectrum antibiotic prescribing in ambulatory pediatrics is extremely common and frequently inappropriate. (aappublications.org)
- Being an adult male, spending more time with the provider, and seeing a non-primary care specialist were significantly positively associated with antibiotic prescribing without an indication. (bmj.com)
- Improving acceptance of computerized prescribing alerts in ambulatory care. (nih.gov)
- Better primary prevention also reduces potential costs on an already burdened health care system. (hospitalnews.com)
- Primary health care. (scielo.br)
- 1 With regard to these flows, in many situations in which primary healthcare is not resolutive, the demand for hospitalizations probably includes a proportion of cases with diagnoses sensitive to this level of care, in which they could be resolved. (scielo.br)
- Primary care Reason for encounter Health care provider Ambulatory care nursing http://www.wisegeek.org/what-is-ambulatory-care.htm http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/mobileart.asp?articlekey=2218 William Osler Health System. (wikipedia.org)
- MCO enrollees select a primary care provider to provide basic care and make any necessary referrals. (scribd.com)
- Five studies were done in primary care. (bmj.com)
- Primary care studies that used NTproBNP testing reported a sensitivity of 0.99 (0.57 to 1.00) and specificity of 0.60 (0.44 to 0.74) at 135 pg/mL. (bmj.com)
- If you would like an interpreter to help you communicate with a member of the health care team, please speak with your nurse or the staff member booking your appointment. (nygh.on.ca)
- If you find an item, please give it to your nurse or give it to volunteers at the Information Desk located in the Branson Ambulatory Care Centre's main entrance lobby. (nygh.on.ca)
- We are currently seeking a Nurse Practitioner for our Critical Care. (simplyhired.com)
- This new role, Care Coordination and Transition Management (Haas, Swan, & Haynes, 2014), has formalized the role of the nurse who collaborates and partners with the health consumer and other health professionals to ensure the health consumer accesses and receives appropriate care across health care continuum providers, agencies, and businesses. (aaacn.org)
- Identify the follow-up prescriber: The Physician or Nurse Practitioner who will provide ongoing care and monitoring and authorize prescription refills. (ubc.ca)
- According to the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association, outpatient procedures now account for more than three-quarters of all operations performed in the United States. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
- This work was funded in part by the Prudential Center for Health Care Research, Atlanta, Ga. The views expressed in this paper do not necessarily reflect those of the funder. (springer.com)
- During the conduct of this study, Dr. Cleary was a consultant to the Prudential Center for Health Care Research. (springer.com)
- However, hospital admissions due to heart failure are considered to be potentially avoidable through effective and continuous ambulatory care. (tu-berlin.de)
- While not all admissions for these conditions are avoidable, appropriate ambulatory care could help prevent their onset, control an acute episode, or manage a chronic disease or condition. (wikipedia.org)
- Therefore, with regard to health care financing, as Medicare goes, so goes the nation. (elsevier.com)
- "Medicare Payments for Outpatient Urological Surgery by Location of Care," by John M. Hollingsworth, Chris S. Saigal, Julie C. Lai, Rodney L. Dunn, Seth A. Strope, Brent K Hollenbeck, and the Urologic Diseases in America project (DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.08.031). (elsevier.com)