Societies, Dental: Societies whose membership is limited to dentists.Education, Dental: Use for articles concerning dental education in general.Schools, Dental: Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of dentistry.Health Care Reform: Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.Politics: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.Oral Health: The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.Faculty, Dental: The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a dental school.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Click Chemistry: Organic chemistry methodology that mimics the modular nature of various biosynthetic processes. It uses highly reliable and selective reactions designed to "click" i.e., rapidly join small modular units together in high yield, without offensive byproducts. In combination with COMBINATORIAL CHEMISTRY TECHNIQUES, it is used for the synthesis of new compounds and combinatorial libraries.Alcohol Drinking: Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.Informed Consent: Voluntary authorization, by a patient or research subject, with full comprehension of the risks involved, for diagnostic or investigative procedures, and for medical and surgical treatment.Alcohols: Alkyl compounds containing a hydroxyl group. They are classified according to relation of the carbon atom: primary alcohols, R-CH2OH; secondary alcohols, R2-CHOH; tertiary alcohols, R3-COH. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Software: Sequential operating programs and data which instruct the functioning of a digital computer.Remission, Spontaneous: A spontaneous diminution or abatement of a disease over time, without formal treatment.Literature: Writings having excellence of form or expression and expressing ideas of permanent or universal interest. The body of written works produced in a particular language, country, or age. (Webster, 3d ed)Colonialism: The aggregate of various economic, political, and social policies by which an imperial power maintains or extends its control over other areas or peoples. It includes the practice of or belief in acquiring and retaining colonies. The emphasis is less on its identity as an ideological political system than on its designation in a period of history. (Webster, 3d ed; from Dr. J. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)Complement C1: The first complement component to act in the activation of CLASSICAL COMPLEMENT PATHWAY. It is a calcium-dependent trimolecular complex made up of three subcomponents: COMPLEMENT C1Q; COMPLEMENT C1R; and COMPLEMENT C1S at 1:2:2 ratios. When the intact C1 binds to at least two antibodies (involving C1q), C1r and C1s are sequentially activated, leading to subsequent steps in the cascade of COMPLEMENT ACTIVATION.Insurance, Health: Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.Beak: In some animals, the jaws together with their horny covering. The beak usually refers to the bill of birds in which the whole varies greatly in form according of the food and habits of the bird. While the beak refers most commonly to birds, the anatomical counterpart is found also in the turtle, squid, and octopus. (From Webster, 3d ed & Storer, et al., General Zoology, 6th ed, p491, 755)Health Status: The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.Public Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.Skin: The outer covering of the body that protects it from the environment. It is composed of the DERMIS and the EPIDERMIS.Stomach: An organ of digestion situated in the left upper quadrant of the abdomen between the termination of the ESOPHAGUS and the beginning of the DUODENUM.Skin Aging: The process of aging due to changes in the structure and elasticity of the skin over time. It may be a part of physiological aging or it may be due to the effects of ultraviolet radiation, usually through exposure to sunlight.Skin DiseasesSkin Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the SKIN.ConjunctivitisErythema: Redness of the skin produced by congestion of the capillaries. This condition may result from a variety of causes.Health Promotion: Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.Togo: A republic in western Africa, lying between GHANA on its west and BENIN on its east. Its capital is Lome.Fagopyrum: A plant genus of the family POLYGONACEAE that is used as an EDIBLE GRAIN. Although the seeds are used as cereal, the plant is not one of the cereal grasses (POACEAE).Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Medical Staff: Professional medical personnel who provide care to patients in an organized facility, institution or agency.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Shame: An emotional attitude excited by realization of a shortcoming or impropriety.KansasTennesseeAsparagus Plant: A plant genus in the family LILIACEAE (sometimes placed in Asparagaceae) that contains ECDYSTEROIDS and is an ingredient of Siotone. The shoots are used as a vegetable and the roots are used in FOLK MEDICINE.MissouriVeterinary Medicine: The medical science concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in animals.Medicaid: Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XIX, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, administered by the states, that provides health care benefits to indigent and medically indigent persons.Robotics: The application of electronic, computerized control systems to mechanical devices designed to perform human functions. Formerly restricted to industry, but nowadays applied to artificial organs controlled by bionic (bioelectronic) devices, like automated insulin pumps and other prostheses.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.Physicians: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.Azepines: Seven membered heterocyclic rings containing a NITROGEN atom.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Health Personnel: Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)Nursing, Team: Coordination of nursing services by various nursing care personnel under the leadership of a professional nurse. The team may consist of a professional nurse, nurses' aides, and the practical nurse.Chiropractic: An occupational discipline founded by D.D. Palmer in the 1890's based on the relationship of the spine to health and disease.Manipulation, Chiropractic: Procedures used by chiropractors to treat neuromusculoskeletal complaints.Biological Products: Complex pharmaceutical substances, preparations, or matter derived from organisms usually obtained by biological methods or assay.Spinal Cord: A cylindrical column of tissue that lies within the vertebral canal. It is composed of WHITE MATTER and GRAY MATTER.Manipulation, Spinal: Adjustment and manipulation of the vertebral column.Access to Information: Individual's rights to obtain and use information collected or generated by others.Health Resources: Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
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  • Planning involves designing a thoughtful, systematic, and coordinated approach that is beneficial to CHWs, patients, health care providers, and community members. (cdc.gov)
  • The plan represents the latest element of the Trump administration's comprehensive approach to renal care, which seeks to keep patients from advancing to dialysis. (ajmc.com)
  • This week's proposal for Medicare Advantage (MA) and its prescription drug benefit includes steps to implement quality-of-life improvements for patients with kidney failure, first outlined in an executive order in July. (ajmc.com)
  • The July 10, 2019, executive order was accompanied by the announcement of Kidney Care First , later called Kidney Care Choices, in which dialysis facilities, nephrologists, and other providers form accountable care organizations to create financial incentives to better manage patients with stage 4 and 5 chronic kidney disease. (ajmc.com)
  • Pharmacists can play a valuable role in providing care and preparations for all species of patients with diabetes. (ijpc.com)
  • For migraine, spinal manipulation and multimodal multidisciplinary interventions including massage are recommended for management of patients with episodic or chronic migraine. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • In this issue 1 (see page 189) Ezekowitz and colleagues examine the impact of physician specialty on the outcome of care in patients discharged from hospital with a new diagnosis of congestive heart failure. (cmaj.ca)
  • Their comparison of patients who received no follow-up cardiovascular care, follow-up with a family physician alone or follow-up with a family physician and a specialist in combination suggests that specialist care reduces mortality but not admissions to hospital. (cmaj.ca)
  • Given that the provision of effective and cost-effective care for patients with heart failure presents a difficult challenge for any health care system, this study has important implications. (cmaj.ca)
  • However, the age and sex distribution of patients included in Ezekowitz and colleagues' sample appear to be epidemiologically representative. (cmaj.ca)
  • A third or more of hospital admissions of patients with heart failure are for primarily noncardiovascular problems, 8 and many patients with heart failure receive cardiovascular care and advice during health care contacts prompted by noncardiovascular complaints. (cmaj.ca)
  • Many patients were reported not to have had any health care visits after discharge, and these patients had the worst outcomes. (cmaj.ca)
  • Presumably, many of these patients died or were readmitted within a few weeks of discharge and did not have an opportunity to seek outpatient follow-up care. (cmaj.ca)
  • Further, it is not clear how patients who did not seek outpatient follow-up until after a second or third admission were handled, but the methodology suggests that these patients would have been included in the group who received cardiovascular care. (cmaj.ca)
  • 9 Such patients have poorer survival than those with preserved function but are more likely to receive specialist care. (cmaj.ca)
  • Access to care, quality of care, health care costs, medication adherence, and medication safety are top priorities to patients. (researchamerica.org)
  • All stakeholders - patients, providers, payers, policymakers, and others - in a healthcare system built on equity and comprehensive care must examine these innovative models to determine how best to re-allocate national, regional, and community resources. (thehealthcareblog.com)
  • However, pediatric patients will qualify for oral and vision care. (everydayhealth.com)
  • According to Dr Artemi, a holistic approach - including mental health support - is vital when treating patients with vitiligo. (mamamia.com.au)
  • We put our patients' priorities at the center of our care, and strive for breakthrough discoveries so that we can improve people's lives. (ucsf.edu)
  • Measuring bone age should be a standard practice of care for pediatric patients with Crohn's disease, in order to properly interpret growth status and improve treatment, according to a new study from the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. (ucsf.edu)
  • Florida Hospital at Connerton Long Term Acute Care is a not-for-profit 50-bed hospital providing a comprehensive range of services to treat patients whose medically complex conditions require a longer stay. (prweb.com)
  • Health-care reform isn't just changing the way doctors treat patients, it's also impacting medical facilities. (bizjournals.com)
  • Our organizations represent a combined membership of more than 500,000 physician and medical student members, most of whom are providing front line care to patients throughout the United States. (osteopathic.org)
  • we also acknowledge the need for additional reforms and improvements to address continued barriers to care and ensure a health care system optimized for patients and their physicians. (osteopathic.org)
  • Ensure that premium and cost-sharing subsidies are sufficient to make coverage affordable and accessible, especially for vulnerable patients like children and adults with special health care needs, people with mental health and substance use disorders, the elderly, and low-income individuals and families. (osteopathic.org)
  • This means that "patients are staying alive and responding well to treatment," he said, with much of this attributable to the rise of better therapies, including immunotherapies. (ajmc.com)
  • This group has a formal collaborative agreement with the ERAS ® Society, a multimodal, transdisciplinary care improvement initiative to promote recovery of patients undergoing surgery throughout their entire perioperative journey. (businesswire.com)
  • Using the urinary biomarkers IGFBP7 and TIMP-2 provides early detection of kidney stress and risk of acute kidney injury in cardiac surgery patients ," said Daniel Engelman MD, FACS, Medical Director, Heart, Vascular & Critical Care Services, Baystate Medical. (businesswire.com)
  • Of note, health care workers working overseas can have increased risk of exposure to patients with certain uncommon, highly pathogenic, or emerging infectious diseases such as extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB), Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS), and Ebola virus disease. (cdc.gov)
  • although rare, health care workers may be exposed to chemical warfare agents while caring for patients, as recently documented in Syria. (cdc.gov)
  • Advance care planning is a recurring process because patients often change their end-of-life treatment preferences unpredictably. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • POLST orders are an approach to improve end-of-life care, encouraging providers to speak with patients and create specific medical orders to be honored by health care workers during a medical crisis. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • Respiratory health , especially Life2000®, a non-invasive ventilator currently approved in the U.S. that is portable, lightweight and ideal for treating patients with mild to moderate respiratory distress across various acute care settings, including the emergency department, med-surg and post-ventilator weaning support. (yahoo.com)
  • Hillrom's critical care, vitals monitoring and respiratory products can help caregivers and patients as coronavirus continues to cause severe illness around the world. (yahoo.com)
  • Hillrom is a global medical technology leader whose 10,000 employees have a single purpose: enhancing outcomes for patients and their caregivers by advancing connected care. (yahoo.com)
  • About 10-15% of patients with TBI have serious injuries that require specialist care, primarily in an intensive care unit (ICU) [ 2 ]. (mdpi.com)
  • Overall, exebacase, used in addition to standard of care (SOC) antibiotics, achieved clinically meaningful improvement in the primary efficacy endpoint of clinical response at Day 14 as demonstrated by a 70.4% responder rate as compared to a 60.0% responder rate among patients treated with antibiotics alone. (tmcnet.com)
  • A Pragmatic Randomized Study to Evaluate the Comparative Effectiveness of AKYNZEO® and Standard of Care (Including EMEND®) for the Prevention of Nausea and Vomiting (CINV) in Cancer Patients Receiving Moderately Emetogenic Chemotherapy in France. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • First, the legislation provided for a temporary halt to pending payment reductions in Medicare reimbursements provided to long-term care hospitals that provide specialized care and long-hospital stays for patients with complex conditions and non-healing wounds. (wocn.org)
  • Medicare reimbursement rates for long-term care hospitals were scheduled to be limited to only patients with at least three or more intensive care unit days immediately preceding their long-term care hospital stay or to those who need at least 96 hours of ventilator care. (wocn.org)
  • Duty of Care covers looking after the needs of everyone, including patients and staff. (reed.co.uk)
  • This course educates those within the healthcare sector that they have a duty of care, not just toward their patients, but also toward their colleagues, members of the public, and themselves. (reed.co.uk)
  • Additionally through these Ambulance Act amendments, the Province is seeking to provide paramedics with increased flexibility to deliver alternative care options on-scene to patients. (amo.on.ca)
  • Access to Elders as part of routine primary care offers one important avenue for meaningful participation in cultural practices that can improve Indigenous patients' care and help reduce inequities," writes Dr. George Hadjipavlou, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, with coauthors. (medicalxpress.com)
  • The qualitative study, which explored patients' experiences and perspectives as part of a larger project, included 37 participants from 20 different First Nations who were interviewed about the impact of Elders on their mental health. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Its findings support the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada's recommendations to include Elders in health care to improve the health and care of Indigenous patients. (medicalxpress.com)
  • Our findings are consistent with research showing that the inclusion of Elders in health care initiatives led to a reduction in teen suicides, decreased rates of domestic violence, improved quality of life, reduced depressive and trauma symptoms, and improved understanding and trust between Indigenous and non-Indigenous staff and patients," write the authors. (medicalxpress.com)
  • All my relations": experiences and perceptions of Indigenous patients connecting with Indigenous Elders in an inner city primary care partnership for mental health and well-being, Canadian Medical Association Journal (2018). (medicalxpress.com)
  • The recommended exclusivity incentive is part of a broader conceptual framework for improving the quality of cancer care that includes various components, such as engaged patients, an adequately staffed, trained and coordinated workforce, evidence-based care, learning health care information technology, translation of evidence into clinical practice, quality measurement and performance improvement, and accessible and affordable care. (fdalawblog.net)
  • An intervention to curb risky substance use will be a service option under an innovative federally funded initiative to implement a collaborative care model for patients who have clinical depression along with diabetes and/or heart disease. (addictionpro.com)
  • These standards are intended to reduce the risk of errors when providing patients with chemotherapy and provide a framework for best practices in cancer care. (ascopost.com)
  • In general, health care was provided or arranged by the National Health Service, and was free for all patients irrespective of means, while social care was provided or arranged by local authorities with means-tested contributions from those clients who were deemed able to pay for some or all of it themselves. (kenyalaw.org)
  • To describe and compare antibiotic and antipyretic/anti-inflammatory drugs use, URTI symptoms' resolution and occurrence of potentially-associated infections in patients seeking care from general practitioners (GPs) who exclusively prescribe conventional medications (GP-CM), regularly prescribe homeopathy within a mixed practice (GP-Mx), or are certified homeopathic GPs (GP-Ho). (nih.gov)
  • Study outcomes included medication consumption, URTI symptoms' resolution and potentially-associated infections (sinusitis or otitis media/externa) as reported by patients. (nih.gov)
  • In addition to having a role as a gatekeeper-as patients' initial point of contact and as one who refers patients for further medical treatment by specialists-the PCP is also the patient's only consistent and familiar guide through the complicated landscape of cancer care in the 21st century. (jaoa.org)
  • This enables a more proactive approach to treatment, helping to improve patient flow and reduce waiting times in emergency and critical care settings, benefitting clinicians and patients alike. (radiometer.com)
  • Identify and use a model for documenting the continuum of care for patients being following by a retired nurse volunteer. (continuingeducation.net)
  • And how does their decision-making process impact the patients' understanding of, and ability to participate in, their care? (emmisolutions.com)
  • If we can support that decision-making process between patients and their care teams, we stand to reduce unwanted variability and improve outcomes and experiences for all. (emmisolutions.com)
  • Many things need to go right to achieve consistent, high quality decisions between caregivers and their patients and ultimately ensure that patients receive the best care for their individual needs. (emmisolutions.com)
  • Adherence with care recommendations is more likely to be successful when patients continue to be engaged in their care. (emmisolutions.com)
  • Engaged patients may also help to inform their caregivers about care gaps or options that may have not been fully considered thereby helping to ensure not only better care for themselves but for other similar patients. (emmisolutions.com)
  • And on the patient side, the Emmi multimedia programs and interactive calls help patients understand their condition and the options available to them so they can participate in their care. (emmisolutions.com)
  • There are almost no oral health care services covered under the nation's Medicare system, and there are no guaranteed oral health care services for adults in the Medicaid program. (rollcall.com)
  • When Congress was considering healthcare reform legislation, the ADA urged lawmakers to commit to making an investment to improve the oral health of underserved Americans, including improving the dental Medicaid program," according to a statement issued to Everyday Health from the American Dental Association. (everydayhealth.com)
  • When the Texas Legislature convenes next month, the TMA will focus on "broken issues" including freestanding ERs, Medicaid and overall access to care. (benefitspro.com)
  • Building on the foundation of Medicare and Medicaid, enacted in 1965, four successive presidents-Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, and Jimmy Carter-paid such significant attention to national health care issues that many believed broad-scale reform was imminent. (nap.edu)
  • In addition, the GAO is also required to study the impact on utilization, the type of Medicare beneficiaries under the home health benefit who use the disposable devices compared to the substitute DME, and payment rates of other payers including Medicaid. (wocn.org)
  • Does Medicaid Include Dental and Vision Care? (medicare.org)
  • Dental and vision care can play a major role in a person's overall well-being, but Medicaid may not provide coverage for certain procedures. (medicare.org)
  • It's important to understand the standards of care for routine or medically necessary services under Medicaid. (medicare.org)
  • Medicaid is a program jointly funded by states and the federal government, but is administered by each state, so coverage rules for dental and vision care vary between states and the providers available in each state. (medicare.org)
  • These policies can change from year to year, which means you will need to check with your Medicaid provider to confirm what type of coverage you have for your dental and vision care needs. (medicare.org)
  • The prior two bills also included health care-related provisions, including funding to address COVID-19 as well as changes in Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal health care programs. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • The bill provides $100 billion to support public entities, Medicare- or Medicaid- enrolled suppliers and providers, and for-profit and not-for-profit entities specified by HHS that provide diagnoses, testing, or care for COVID-19. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • Because of cost, because of concerns about access to care, we started to transition away from fee-for-service to value-based care," said Gordan, who welcomed a group of care administrators and fellow physicians to a unique gathering in Orlando, Florida, at Rosen Shingle Creek on April 5, 2018. (ajmc.com)
  • In addition, the omnibus included a two year suspension of the 2.3% Medical Device Tax through 2017 (tax to take effect in 2018) and a two year moratorium on the employer-sponsored healthcare insurance "Cadillac Tax. (wocn.org)
  • YONKERS, N.Y., Jan. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ContraFect Corporation (Nasdaq:CFRX) , a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of protein and antibody therapeutics for life-threatening, drug-resistant infectious diseases, today announced positive topline results from its Phase 2 clinical trial of exebacase (CF-301) for the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus (Staph aureus) bacteremia including endocarditis. (tmcnet.com)
  • Given its critical roles therefore, WHO/AFRO is implementing a new four-year initiative, launched on 9 January 2019, to enhance existing efforts for reducing needless deaths from pregnancy in the region focusing on the provision of comprehensive Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) services, within the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) framework, especially for the most vulnerable populations, including those living in humanitarian settings. (who.int)
  • Included in the objectives and program of work for the 2019 year under this initiative is a strategy to promote SRHR research focused on addressing the problem of unsafe abortion within the African Region. (who.int)
  • CHICAGO , March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hillrom (NYSE: HRC) today announced actions it is taking to support customers and caregivers with critical care products necessary to meet COVID-19 patient needs. (yahoo.com)
  • Select Medical's more than 45,000 employees operate or support well over 100 hospitals specializing in long-term acute care, 19 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, nearly 1,500 outpatient centers offering physical and occupational therapy and/or occupational medicine and offers physical therapy and/or athletic training to approximately 300 high schools, colleges and professional sports teams. (prweb.com)
  • In addition, it also provides medical rehabilitation services on a contracted basis to more than 400 nursing homes, hospitals, assisted living and senior care centers, schools and work sites. (prweb.com)
  • One way is to invest in the construction of ambulatory and urgent care centers, which are generally cheaper to build and operate than bulky, expensive in-patient hospitals with their 24/7 demands for staffing and utilities. (bizjournals.com)
  • These facilities in outlying areas become feeder networks to larger, urban hospitals and help increase market penetration while meeting a health-care reform mandate to provide better access to underserved populations. (bizjournals.com)
  • Although the construction of ambulatory care centers is outpacing the building of new hospitals, the latter are providing design and architecture firms with plenty of opportunities to design major expansion and renovation projects. (bizjournals.com)
  • The payment would be equal to the payment that currently exists for such devices in the outpatient setting, including the professional services provided. (wocn.org)
  • Health problems for the health care worker can have serious implications, both for the person and for those who depend on the health care worker for provision of health care. (cdc.gov)
  • Secondly, a provision was included to allow for payment of disposable negative pressure wound therapy devices in the home health setting. (wocn.org)
  • The provision also calls for the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to study the impact of payment for such disposable devices, including the types of disposable devices that could potentially qualify as substitutes. (wocn.org)
  • When translated to antenatal health care with a comprehensive risk model, this implies a shared risk, shared management and shared care provision concept. (ijic.org)
  • b) the planning, supervision or delegation of the provision of care, other than any services which, having regard to their nature and the circumstances in which they are provided, do not need to be provided by a registered nurse. (kenyalaw.org)
  • In addition to discussing a novel combination of cancers, the wealth of specialists involved in the present report highlights the importance of the PCP, who is not focused on a particular body region, in the provision of holistic care to the patient. (jaoa.org)
  • Moderate to severe traumatic brain injuries (TBI) require treatment in an intensive care unit (ICU) in close collaboration of a multidisciplinary team consisting of different medical specialists such as intensivists, neurosurgeons, neurologists, as well as ICU nurses, physiotherapists, and ergo-/logotherapists. (mdpi.com)
  • The centers provide efficient out-patient care during limited hours. (bizjournals.com)
  • It's one of three urgent care centers operated by Portsmouth-based Southern Ohio Medical Center. (bizjournals.com)
  • The bill calls for the funds to be available 'for building or construction of temporary structures, leasing of properties, medical supplies and equipment including personal protective equipment and testing supplies, increased workforce and trainings, emergency operation centers, retrofitting facilities, and surge capacity. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • 1 This is especially true in cancer care, where the advances have never been greater. (ajmc.com)
  • Thus, cancer care costs, which reached $87.8 billion in the United States in 2014, 4 are not simply derivative of pharmaceutical costs, Gordan said, but reflect that cancer is being diagnosed at earlier stages across a much larger population, one that is living longer with the disease. (ajmc.com)
  • Repairing the U.S. Cancer Care Delivery System: Should It Include a New Exclusivity Incentive? (fdalawblog.net)
  • A recent report from the Institute of Medicine ("IOM"), titled " Delivering High-Quality Cancer Care: Charting a New Course for a System in Crisis ," recommends the creation of a new "pull" incentive to achieve the goal of expanding the "breadth of data collected on cancer interventions for older adults and individuals with multiple comorbid conditions. (fdalawblog.net)
  • The Global Task Force on Expanded Access to Cancer Care and Control in Developing Countries (GTF.CCC) is a research and advisory initiative directed by the Harvard Global Equity Initiative, the Harvard Medical School, the Harvard School of Public Health, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, the University of Washington and the University of Washington Medicine to address the global burden of cancer in developing countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through local partners, the GTF.CCC supports implementation of innovative service delivery models that provide evidence for scaling up access to cancer care and control, and strengthening health systems in developing countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The content of the GTF.CCC Report follows from the mandate of the Task Force and provides the building blocks of a strategy for expanded cancer care and control strategies in the developing world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following the dictum of thinking globally and acting locally, the GTF.CCC reviews and builds on the lessons learned from work in specific countries, as well as dedicating itself to expanding cancer care and control in these countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The GTF.CCC partner projects were chosen based on the opportunity to expand access to cancer care and control, as well as the ongoing involvement of members of the GTF.CCC and/or the Secretariat. (wikipedia.org)
  • The company recently launched a new version of its collaboration service, which in addition to providing access to peer physicians and 'vetted' medical device representatives, now gives physicians the ability to onboard and control the access for their care team members to streamline the patient care process and ensure appropriate security, privacy and HIPAA compliance. (prweb.com)
  • With the inclusion of care teams, physicians can now create more robust networks for image sharing and newly launched video case sharing for improved day-to-day workflow management. (prweb.com)
  • Care team members are significant participants in the support of care delivery and can now more effectively and efficiently engage with their physicians' ecosystem on the platform. (prweb.com)
  • Any type of health care worker working in clinical areas or handling specimens may be at risk, including physicians, nurses, ancillary clinical staff, trainees (for example, students on international rotations), researchers, and public health workers. (cdc.gov)
  • Advancing Quality in Oncology Care was the first session of the Institute for Value-Based Medicine (IVBM), a new initiative of The American Journal of Managed Care® . (ajmc.com)
  • As Gordan and Champlain would explain, Florida Cancer Specialists got a head start on the episode-based system that would become the CMS Oncology Care Model (OCM), which has now been embraced by 14 commercial payers and is in use by 187 practices. (ajmc.com)
  • ASCO and the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) have updated their chemotherapy administration safety standards to include pediatric oncology care. (ascopost.com)
  • NICE produces guidance, standards and information on commissioning and providing high-quality healthcare, social care, and public health services. (nice.org.uk)
  • DocSpera, the leading web- and mobile-based platform for verified healthcare professionals, announced today that it is extending its secure collaboration offering to care team members. (prweb.com)
  • While it makes intuitive sense that medication adherence and medication safety can be improved by pharmacists, these hard-working public health practitioners can also address the priorities of access to care, quality of care, and healthcare costs. (researchamerica.org)
  • If the country is serious about reforming the healthcare system, then it needs to look beyond just improving access to medical care. (thehealthcareblog.com)
  • On April 11 and 12, leaders from law, healthcare, public health and government will gather to discuss how better to integrate health and legal care for vulnerable people at a Summit hosted by the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services' National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership. (thehealthcareblog.com)
  • President-elect Barack Obama Thursday outlined plans for an economic recovery package that includes funding to improve healthcare information technology. (mcknights.com)
  • HL Services is an accredited and trusted leading provider for social care and healthcare training across the UK, founded by health & social care professionals, we have extensive experience in various private and public sectors environments including the NHS. (reed.co.uk)
  • Discuss any of these possible concerns with your oral healthcare professional so that your care plan can reflect your specific needs. (medicare.org)
  • Your need for vision care can change as you age, so yearly eye exams should continue as part of your routine healthcare plan. (medicare.org)
  • The company would have a portfolio of healthcare properties in the United States that would offer a range of long-term care health services in the areas of skilled nursing, assisted and independent living, and mental health. (marketpublishers.com)
  • Children who receive preventive dental care early in life have lifetime dental costs that are 40 percent lower than children who do not receive this care. (rollcall.com)
  • Organisations are encouraged to use the resource impact report and template for the NICE guideline on intermediate care including reablement to help estimate local costs. (nice.org.uk)
  • Instead of reducing health care costs, this plan just shifts costs to businesses, consumers, and states," said Topher Spiro , Vice President of Health Policy at the Center for American Progress. (americanprogress.org)
  • Evidence is mounting that the growth in health care costs is slowing down, thanks in part to systemic changes that are underway. (americanprogress.org)
  • This contribution will be limited, however, to the growth in the economy plus 0.5 percentage points, which is substantially lower than the projected growth rate of health care costs after 2022. (americanprogress.org)
  • In its attempt to control federal spending, the Ryan plan simply shifts these costs to seniors, who already spend at least 15 percent of their annual income on health care costs alone. (americanprogress.org)
  • In addition to these costs, the Ryan plan would also raise systemwide health care costs for seniors. (americanprogress.org)
  • Since preventive care is the ACA's goal and hope for slowing the rapid rise of health care costs, the inclusion of contraceptives should be unremarkable. (catholicsforchoice.org)
  • Consequently, hospital systems have been steadily chipping away at the costs to deliver services without sacrificing quality of care. (bizjournals.com)
  • A care home company has been fined £40,000 plus £15,000 in costs over fire safety breaches at a Runcorn facility that prosecutors claimed left elderly clients at risk of death or serious injury in the event of a blaze. (liverpoolecho.co.uk)
  • But unless the president and congressional Democrats address the need for tort reform as a critical component of cutting health care costs, a bipartisan solution seems unlikely. (house.gov)
  • Defensive medicine - when doctors order unnecessary and usually expensive tests and procedures in order to avoid lawsuits - is a major contributor to skyrocketing health care costs. (house.gov)
  • Shamefully, it is estimated that the cost of defensive medicine and the associated liability-based medical care costs account for at least 3.4 million uninsured Americans. (house.gov)
  • Recently, the Manhattan Institute concluded that approximately 10 cents of every dollar paid for health care services goes to cover malpractice premiums, defensive medicine and other costs associated with excessive litigation. (house.gov)
  • This analysis finds that treatment of stimulant addiction, including addiction to methamphetamines, results in lower health care costs and reduces the likelihood of rear rest or conviction. (wa.gov)
  • We will spread an innovative model that provides better health, better care and lower costs-truly a Triple Aim Bulls-eye," said Sanne Magnan, MD, PhD, president and CEO of ICSI. (addictionpro.com)
  • It's also a down payment toward reducing health care costs over the long term, keeping Americans healthier and more productive. (healthyamericans.org)
  • Containing health care costs is one of the most important factors for improving the U.S. economy. (healthyamericans.org)
  • Controlling health care costs will be critical to getting the country's economy back on track. (healthyamericans.org)
  • WASHINGTON, DC (July 22, 2004) - Hispanic voters are more concerned this year about issues that affect all Americans - such as education, the economy, health care and the war against terrorism - than about immigration, according to a new comprehensive survey of Latino registered voters. (kff.org)
  • The analysis revealed that most proposals focused primarily on ways to finance health care services for the over 30 million Americans without any form of health insurance. (nap.edu)
  • For far too long, the government has enforced unnecessary laws that have restricted the ability of the medical community to determine the medicinal value of marijuana and have prohibited Americans from receiving essential care that will alleviate their chronic pain and suffering. (safeaccessnow.org)
  • Fundamental health care reform, particularly reform that focuses on ways to keep Americans healthier, must be part of solving our current financial crisis. (healthyamericans.org)
  • They also need to faithfully understand the person before them and the totality of that individual's experience including their comorbidities, medical, surgical, family and social history. (emmisolutions.com)
  • The time required to complete this information collection is estimated to average 5 minutes per response, including the time to review instructions, search existing data resources, gather the data needed, and complete and review the information collection. (hhs.gov)
  • Reductions from baseline to 2 years in the CCI group resulting from intent-to-treat analyses included: HbA1c, fasting glucose, fasting insulin, weight, systolic blood pressure, diastolic blood pressure, triglycerides, and liver alanine transaminase, and HDL-C increased. (frontiersin.org)
  • Analyses included calibration to account for non-respondents and groups were compared using multivate analyses adjusting for baseline differences with a propensity score. (nih.gov)
  • Health system complexities and inefficiencies prevent seniors from benefitting from the insurance and long-term care coverage to which they are entitled, and keep wounded veterans from accessing durable medical equipment such as a wheelchair or other crucial supports. (thehealthcareblog.com)
  • The medical team is focused on compassionate care to help ease the stress that can be associated with long-term illness. (prweb.com)
  • Co-founded by the father-and-son team of Rocco and Robert Ortenzio in 1996, Select Medical is one of the nation's largest providers of specialized care. (prweb.com)
  • That project will be based on a patient-centered medical home model, a hybrid type of ambulatory center that includes a community education and fitness room and functions as a community health center in rural areas. (bizjournals.com)
  • Evidence-based patient care guidelines are crucial for standardizing medical care and enhancing patient recovery. (businesswire.com)
  • Does Access to a Medical Home Differ According to Child and Family Characteristics, Including Special-Health-Care-Needs Status, Among Children in Alabama? (aappublications.org)
  • Our goal was to examine relationships among access to a medical home, special-health-care-needs status, and child and family characteristics in one Southern state. (aappublications.org)
  • We hypothesized that access to a medical home is influenced by several family and child sociodemographic characteristics, including special-health-care status. (aappublications.org)
  • In general, children-with-special-health-care-needs status was not related to having a medical home, but dependency on prescription medicine was. (aappublications.org)
  • Assuring that all children, irrespective of family income, have access to and are enrolled in health insurance plans will move us closer to the national goal of having a medical home for all children, especially those with a special health care need, by 2010. (aappublications.org)
  • The term "medical home" entered into use almost 4 decades ago, described as a central place for information regarding a child's medical care, especially for children with special health care needs (CSHCN). (aappublications.org)
  • Core Outcome 2 states: "CSHCN will receive coordinated, ongoing, comprehensive care within a medical home. (aappublications.org)
  • To improve the quality of our health care while lowering its cost, we will make the immediate investments necessary to ensure that, within five years, all of America's medical records are computerized," Obama said. (mcknights.com)
  • it will save lives by reducing the deadly but preventable medical errors that pervade our health care system," he added. (mcknights.com)
  • Fewer doctors mean reduced access to medical care for everybody. (house.gov)
  • Indigenous Elders can have a broad range of positive effects on the mental and physical health of urban Indigenous people who often experience marginalization and barriers accessing health care, according to a study in CMAJ ( Canadian Medical Association Journal ) that partnered Elders with mainstream health care providers in primary care. (medicalxpress.com)
  • This includes no more than $16 billion to support the procurement of personal protective equipment (PPE), ventilators, and other medical supplies. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • The resulting score card is a universal risk screening instrument which incorporates recent evidence on non-medical risk factors for adverse pregnancy outcomes and enables systematic risk management in an integrated antenatal health care setting. (ijic.org)
  • Apply two models for disclosing an unexpected medical outcome: when care is reasonable or when care is unreasonable. (continuingeducation.net)
  • The implementation of these policy and legislative reform measures requires an informed and skilled health care workforce that demonstrates recognition and respect for those who identify as LGBTI and that ensures their safety and choice regarding aged care. (mja.com.au)
  • Feelings of awe will not magically normalize our glucose levels, but awe seems to reduce the inflammation in our body now associated with many chronic illnesses, including type 2 diabetes . (informationaboutdiabetes.com)
  • includes a print copy delivered by postal mail and on-line access to electronic PDF copies of your subscribed issues. (ijpc.com)
  • Critical BenefitsPRO.com information including cutting edge post-reform success strategies, access to educational webcasts and videos, resources from industry leaders, and informative Newsletters. (benefitspro.com)
  • This is an expanded access program (EAP) for participants who have progressed after prior systemic therapy including ipilimumab, and V-raf murine sarcoma viral oncogene homolog B1 (BRAF) inhibitor or mitogen-activated protein kinase (MEK) enzyme inhibitor when indicated. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The mandate of the GTF.CCC is to design, implement and evaluate innovative strategies for expanding access to cancer prevention, detection and care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Defining and measuring CSHCN, including children with chronic conditions expected to last for an extended period of time, presents additional challenges. (aappublications.org)
  • and, finally, the steady erosion of the public health care system because of chronic underfinancing and the seriousness and intensity of problems brought to its doorstep, including AIDS, drug addiction, and violence. (nap.edu)
  • According to Dr. Maine, the return on investment for including pharmacists within health care teams is on average 4 to 1, to the system and its participants. (researchamerica.org)
  • For the latest update, a joint ASCO/ONS workshop with stakeholder participation, including that of the Association of Pediatric Hematology Oncology Nurses and the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, along with representatives from the Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists was held to review the 2013 standards. (ascopost.com)
  • Saba Naqshbandi, defending Surrey-based Minster Care, denied that problems were 'systemic', adding that they were due to a failure in communication rather than rooted in the profit motive. (liverpoolecho.co.uk)
  • This initiative, originally convened in 2009 by four Harvard-based institutions including the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, comprises a network of more than thirty leaders in the fields of cancer and global health from around the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • A bipartisan deal announced Monday would authorize about $17 billion to help veterans avoid long waits for health care, hire more doctors and nurses to treat veterans and make it easier to fire executives at the Department of Veterans Affairs. (scpr.org)
  • The CHW Inclusion Checklist was designed to be a conversation facilitator and can help to establish and strengthen relationships between CHWs and health care providers. (cdc.gov)
  • And the Sex Discrimination Amendment (Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Intersex Status) Act 2013 precluded Commonwealth-funded faith-based aged care providers from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or intersex status. (mja.com.au)
  • Aged care providers need to be aware of these legal responsibilities with regard to LGBTI elders," Peisah and colleagues wrote. (mja.com.au)
  • Providers must submit applications to be reviewed on a rolling basis that include justification for the funding. (bakerdonelson.com)
  • In the diagnosis of cancer, recognition of early warning signs is primarily the responsibility of the primary care physician (PCP). (jaoa.org)
  • The current study presents the application-oriented development of a risk screening instrument for early antenatal detection of risk factors and tailored prevention in an integrated care setting. (ijic.org)
  • The Prevention and Wellness Fund included in the House bill would help to restore lost jobs and prevent a projected additional 10,000 job vacancies from occurring next year in health departments. (healthyamericans.org)
  • When T2D care directed at disease reversal is successful, this includes achievement of restored metabolic health, glycemic control with reduced dependence on medication, and in some cases disease remission. (frontiersin.org)
  • If one has health issues such as high blood pressure, a thyroid imbalance, any autoimmune disease and/or are on medication(s), these possible contributions to eye disease should considered when working with your health care professional. (naturaleyecare.com)
  • Catholics for Choice issued a statement complaining that the "multibillion-dollar Catholic health care industry" is among religious institutions being allowed "to ride roughshod over the needs of their workers. (catholicsforchoice.org)
  • Health care workers can be exposed to infections spread through blood and bodily fluids (such as HIV or hepatitis B) or through airborne or respiratory droplet routes (such as tuberculosis [TB] or influenza). (cdc.gov)
  • We offer over 100 online training courses, developed specifically to meet the need of health and social care workers to meet both their responsibilities and job roles and are ideal for induction, awareness and refresher training. (reed.co.uk)
  • She urged Judge Tina Landale not to impose a financial penalty that could impede quality of service for residents at Minster's 13 care homes, citing the company's after-tax profits as £2.027m in 2015. (liverpoolecho.co.uk)
  • Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. Due Diligence Report provides a complete overview of the company's affairs. (marketpublishers.com)
  • Another part of the report is a SWOT-analysis carried out for Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc.. It involves specifying the objective of the company's business and identifies the different factors that are favorable and unfavorable to achieving that objective. (marketpublishers.com)
  • In the part that describes Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. competitors and the industry in whole, the information about company's financial ratios is compared to those of its competitors and to the industry. (marketpublishers.com)