Societies, Medical: Societies whose membership is limited to physicians.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).Societies: Organizations composed of members with common interests and whose professions may be similar.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.Societies, Scientific: Societies whose membership is limited to scientists.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, District: Government-controlled hospitals which represent the major health facility for a designated geographic area.Hospitals, Special: Hospitals which provide care for a single category of illness with facilities and staff directed toward a specific service.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.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 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.Hospitalization: The confinement of a patient in a hospital.Hospital Departments: Major administrative divisions of the hospital.Hospitals, Psychiatric: Special hospitals which provide care to the mentally ill patient.Hospital Units: Those areas of the hospital organization not considered departments which provide specialized patient care. They include various hospital special care wards.Hospital Records: Compilations of data on hospital activities and programs; excludes patient medical records.United StatesEquipment 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.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.Surgery Department, Hospital: Hospital department which administers all departmental functions and the provision of surgical diagnostic and therapeutic services.Outpatient Clinics, Hospital: Organized services in a hospital which provide medical care on an outpatient basis.Hospitals, County: Hospitals controlled by the county government.Hospital Bed Capacity, 500 and overProspective 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.Cross Infection: Any infection which a patient contracts in a health-care institution.American 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.Societies, Nursing: Societies whose membership is limited to nurses.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.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.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.Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the administration and management of services provided for obstetric and gynecologic patients.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Hospitals, Religious: Private hospitals that are owned or sponsored by religious organizations.Hospitals, 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.Inpatients: Persons admitted to health facilities which provide board and room, for the purpose of observation, care, diagnosis or treatment.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.Patient Readmission: Subsequent admissions of a patient to a hospital or other health care institution for treatment.Laboratories, Hospital: Hospital facilities equipped to carry out investigative procedures.Nursing Service, Hospital: The hospital department which is responsible for the organization and administration of nursing activities.Quality of Health Care: The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.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.Hospital Shared Services: Cooperation among hospitals for the purpose of sharing various departmental services, e.g., pharmacy, laundry, data processing, etc.EnglandCardiology Service, Hospital: The hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of diagnostic and therapeutic services for the cardiac patient.American Cancer Society: A voluntary organization concerned with the prevention and treatment of cancer through education and research.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.Hospital Bed Capacity, under 100Outcome 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).Costs and Cost Analysis: Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.Anti-Bacterial Agents: Substances that reduce the growth or reproduction of BACTERIA.Hospital Bed Capacity, 100 to 299Postoperative 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.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.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.Hospitals, Military: Hospitals which provide care for the military personnel and usually for their dependents.History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.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.Great BritainMedical Audit: A detailed review and evaluation of selected clinical records by qualified professional personnel for evaluating quality of medical 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.Intensive Care Units: Hospital units providing continuous surveillance and care to acutely ill patients.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, AnimalTertiary Care Centers: A medical facility which provides a high degree of subspecialty expertise for patients from centers where they received SECONDARY CARE.Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.Hospitals, Veterans: Hospitals providing medical care to veterans of wars.Guideline Adherence: Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.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)Health Facility Size: The physical space or dimensions of a facility. Size may be indicated by bed capacity.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.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.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.)Quality Indicators, Health Care: Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.Purchasing, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the purchasing of supplies and equipment.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)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.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)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.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.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.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.Societies, Hospital: Societies having institutional membership limited to hospitals and other health care institutions.Nurseries, Hospital: Hospital facilities which provide care for newborn infants.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.BrazilEmergency Medical Services: Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients.Societies, Pharmaceutical: Societies whose membership is limited to pharmacists.Psychiatric Department, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the organization and administration of psychiatric services.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.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.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.Housekeeping, Hospital: Hospital department which manages and provides the required housekeeping functions in all areas of the hospital.Medical Records: Recording of pertinent information concerning patient's illness or illnesses.Oncology Service, Hospital: The hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of diagnostic and therapeutic services for the cancer patient.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.Emergencies: Situations or conditions requiring immediate intervention to avoid serious adverse results.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Registries: The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.Acute Disease: Disease having a short and relatively severe course.Physician's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.Cardiology: The study of the heart, its physiology, and its functions.JapanPersonnel Staffing and Scheduling: The selection, appointing, and scheduling of personnel.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.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.Catchment Area (Health): A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Health Facility Merger: The combining of administrative and organizational resources of two or more health care facilities.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.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.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.Child, Hospitalized: Child hospitalized for short term care.Personnel Administration, Hospital: Management activities concerned with hospital employees.EuropeMultivariate 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.IndiaFormularies, 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.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.Congresses as Topic: Conferences, conventions or formal meetings usually attended by delegates representing a special field of interest.Spain: Parliamentary democracy located between France on the northeast and Portugual on the west and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.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.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.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.Nigeria: A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.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.Multi-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.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)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.Health Facility Closure: The closing of any health facility, e.g., health centers, residential facilities, and hospitals.Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.SwitzerlandSex 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.Hospitals, Group Practice: Hospitals organized and controlled by a group of physicians who practice together and provide each other with mutual support.LondonAcademic Medical Centers: Medical complexes consisting of medical school, hospitals, clinics, libraries, administrative facilities, etc.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.Day Care: Institutional health care of patients during the day. The patients return home at night.Physicians: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.Health Resources: Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.GermanyRegression 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.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)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.Cost 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.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.CaliforniaUncompensated 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.Myocardial Infarction: NECROSIS of the MYOCARDIUM caused by an obstruction of the blood supply to the heart (CORONARY CIRCULATION).Benchmarking: Method of measuring performance against established standards of best practice.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.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.France: 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.Insurance, Hospitalization: Health insurance providing benefits to cover or partly cover hospital expenses.History, 21st Century: Time period from 2001 through 2100 of the common era.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.Governing Board: The group in which legal authority is vested for the control of health-related institutions and organizations.History, 18th Century: Time period from 1701 through 1800 of the common era.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.ScotlandSurvival 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.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.Patient Safety: Efforts to reduce risk, to address and reduce incidents and accidents that may negatively impact healthcare consumers.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.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.Medical Oncology: A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of neoplasms.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.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.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.Health Services Misuse: Excessive, under or unnecessary utilization of health services by patients or physicians.Pneumonia: Infection of the lung often accompanied by inflammation.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.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)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.Clinical Competence: The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.Evidence-Based Medicine: An approach of practicing medicine with the goal to improve and evaluate patient care. It requires the judicious integration of best research evidence with the patient's values to make decisions about medical care. This method is to help physicians make proper diagnosis, devise best testing plan, choose best treatment and methods of disease prevention, as well as develop guidelines for large groups of patients with the same disease. (from JAMA 296 (9), 2006)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.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.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Thoracic Surgery: A surgical specialty concerned with diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the heart, lungs, and esophagus. Two major types of thoracic surgery are classified as pulmonary and cardiovascular.
George Francis Train
Family Orders Flowers Sent by Friends to be Distributed Among Children in Hospitals. Potts, E. Daniel (1976). "George Francis ... The Bostonian Who Really Was Phileas Fogg at the New England Historical Society. "Street Tramways," The Times, May 26, 1869 ... In 1892, the town of Whatcom, Washington offered to finance yet another trip around the world in order to publicize itself. ... Services Attended by Representatives of Several Societies. ...
"Royal Society of Canada". Order of Canada citation "National Order of Quebec citation" (in French). "La Chambre de commerce du ... In 1955 he founded the Neurosurgical Department at the University Hospital in Saskatoon. In 1959 Feindel re-joined the Montreal ... In 1973 he was elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. In 1982 he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada. In 1983 he ... In 2002 he was made a Grand Officer of the National Order of Quebec. In 2003 he was inducted into the Canadian Medical Hall of ...
List of museums in Warwickshire
... click again for reverse alphabetical order. George Eliot Hospital Museum, Nuneaton Category:Tourist attractions in Warwickshire ... "Official site". Kenilworth History and Archaeology Society. Retrieved 28 May 2016. "Archived copy". Archived from the original ... To use the sortable table, click on the icons at the top of each column to sort that column in alphabetical order; ...
National Register of Historic Places listings in Otter Tail County, Minnesota
"Fergus Falls State Hospital Complex". A Minnesota Sampler. Minnesota Historical Society. Retrieved 2012-09-24. Arnott, Sigrid; ... Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks ... Minnesota Historical Society. Retrieved 2012-09-24. "Phelps Mill Historic District". Minnesota Historical Society. 2009. ... Minnesota Historical Society. ISBN 0-87351-448-3. "Craigie Flour Mill Historical Marker". Minnesota National Register ...
He died in 1942 at Red Cross Hospital in Kaunas, and is buried in Vilnius' Rasos cemetery in the Vileišiai family chapel. Order ... As a member of the Lithuanian Science Society he organized the publication of school textbooks. For distributing anti-German ... Honorary member of Lithuanian Lawyers society. "Vileišis, Jonas". Encyclopedia Lituanica VI: 124-125. (1970-1978). Ed. Simas ... and an organizer of the Lithuanian Science Society in 1907. At the beginning of World War I, Vileišis co-founded a Lithuanian ...
Barrow Hospital (sometimes referred to as Barrow Gurney Hospital) was a psychiatric hospital which opened in the 1930s. In ... "Mills on the Land Yeo" (PDF). Nailsea and District Local History Society. Retrieved 28 April 2011. "The Derelict Miscellany : ... "The Avon (Structural Change) Order 1995". HMSO. Archived from the original on 30 January 2008. Retrieved 9 December 2007. "Long ... Barrow Hospital". Retrieved 2012-04-18. "Care village for old hospital site". North Somerset Times. 19 October 2010. Retrieved ...
1979 New Year Honours
Miriam Elisabeth Plummer, Senior Occupational Therapist, Bethlem Royal Hospital and the Maudsley Hospital. Joyce Pollard, ... At this time the two lowest classes of the Royal Victorian Order were "Member (fourth class)" and "Member (fifth class)", both ... For service to the Royal Queensland Society for the Prevention of Cruelty and to the dental industry. Councillor Colin Philip ... For service to hospital administration. Ivan Wade, of Kew. For services to the meat industry. Carmen Winter, of Toorak. For ...
Victor Rothschild, 3rd Baron Rothschild
Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.), 1975. Knight, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of ... Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.), 1953. Major, Intelligence Corps. George Medal (G.M.) (United Kingdom), 1944. Legion of Merit ( ... Rothschild joined the Cambridge Apostles, a secret society, which at that time was predominantly Marxist, though he stated ... 31 October 1910-20 March 1990". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 39: 364-380. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1994.0021. ...
Peter J. Gomes
In 2007 he was appointed by Queen Elizabeth to membership in The Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem ... He was a member of the Massachusetts Historical Society, the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, and a sometime Fellow of the ... He was past president and trustee of the Pilgrim Society in Plymouth, Massachusetts. ... Coit unveiled his portrait of Gomes standing in the library of the Signet Society, where it now hangs. Listed by Time Magazine ...
... president of the Obstetrical Society of Boston, 1899; founded Waltham Baby Hospital, 1902; Major in American Red Cross, ... admonished the physicians of eastern Canada to allow the founding of the Victorian Order of Nurses, 1897; ... He entered practice in Waltham in 1884 and founded the Waltham Hospital and Training School for Nurses the following year. He ... Waltham Historical Society In 1950, Parker Wheatley, General Manager, Lowell Institute Cooperative Broadcasting Council, ...
From 1997 to 2001, Wu was a member of the Hospital Governing Committee of the Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong ... In 2004, Wu was a member of the Disciplinary Panel of the Hong Kong Society of Accountants and a member of the Municipal ... "Information regarding recent disciplinary orders / Determination". Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. 22 July ... After three years (1999-2002) as a member of the Hospital Authority of Hong Kong's Audit Committee and four years as chairman ...
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... a paper given to members of the Canterbury branch of the Society on 27 September 1997 (Wallington: Ecumenical Society of the ... In 2003, the order awarded him the Gold Benemerenti Medal. He was also a chaplain of Magistral Grace of the Sovereign Military ... In 2007, he led a wreath-laying ceremony in honour of Henry Benedict Stuart at the Royal Hospital Chelsea in London. The ... In 1999, he was professed in the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin and was a Provincial Definitor from 2006 to 11. During the ...
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George Hoole Mitchell
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Almeric Paget, 1st Baron Queenborough
... a Knight of Justice of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem (K.J.St.J.); and president of the Royal Society of St George. During ... He was also governor of Guy's Hospital, Southwark; president of Miller General Hospital, Greenwich; president of Preston Hall ... Paget finally moved to New York City, where his brother Arthur introduced him to society. He lived in what is now Lubin House, ... Hitler's regime] produced order from chaos. Paget, Almeric H. (1939). "Forward". In Domville-Fyfe, Charles. This is Germany. ...
1941 Birthday Honours
Ethel Margaret Spratt Bowring, Appeals Secretary, British Red Cross Society. Secretary, British Red Cross and Order of St. John ... Elizabeth Hunter, Matron of the War Memorial Hospital, Waverley, State of New South Wales. For public services in the ... Chief Executive Officer of the Joint War Organisation of the British Red Cross Society and Order of St. John of Jerusalem, ... Liaison Officer and Director of the Overseas Section of the War Organisation of the British Red Cross Society and Order of St. ...
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Management of schizophrenia
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But if the orders of this world are contrary to the orders of Christ, then the orders of the World are obviously wrong. Every ... I give my life for the kingdom of God, which knows no end, for the society of Jesus, for the youth and religion of our home ... His philosophical and theological studies were interrupted by World War I, which he spent as a nurse in military hospitals. ... Together with his father he made a retreat with Jesuits in the Netherlands, since the order had been outlawed in Germany since ...
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Alfred William Alcock
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Positron emission tomography
1983, The Society of Nuclear Medicine: New York. pp. 142-153. *^ CHO, Z. H., ERIKSSON L., and CHAN J.K., ``A circular ring ... Few hospitals and universities are capable of maintaining such systems, and most clinical PET is supported by third-party ... see Orders of magnitude (radiation). ... have begun to accompany PET units to remote hospitals. The ... Dilworth, Jonathan R.; Pascu, Sofia I. (2018). "The chemistry of PET imaging with zirconium-89". Chemical Society Reviews. 47 ( ...
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Internet of things
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Women's education in the United States
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Berger, KW (1976). "Genealogy of the words "audiology" and "audiologist"". Journal of the American Audiology Society. 2 (2): 38 ... However, many audiologists work in doctor's office and hospitals. The median salary for an audiologist in the United States is ... Audiologists are autonomous practitioners and do not need physician orders or supervision. ... Audiologists also run neonatal hearing screening programme which has been made compulsory in many hospitals in US, UK and India ...
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Bengal famine of 1943
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Sex reassignment surgery
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Gorton died at Sydney's St Vincent's Hospital at the age of 90 in May 2002. A State funeral and memorial service was ... Gorton was appointed a Privy Counsellor in 1968, a Companion of Honour in 1971, a Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St ... Williams, Roy (2013). In God They Trust?, Bible Society Australia, p. 149. ... During late 1944 Gorton went to Heidelberg Hospital for surgery which could not fully repair his facial injuries; he was left ...
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Pope John XXIII
... when he visited children infected with polio at the Bambino Gesù Hospital and then visited Santo Spirito Hospital. The ... After their meeting, Pope Benedict XV appointed him as the Italian president of the Society for the Propagation of the Faith. ... On 1 March 1896, Luigi Isacchi, the spiritual director of his seminary, enrolled him into the Secular Franciscan Order. He ... Overcome by emotion, Van Lierde forgot the right order of anointing. John XXIII gently helped him before bidding those present ...
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- These are handled at the nearby BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre and BC Children's Hospital, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
- Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's ECMO Center receives the "Platinum Level ELSO Award for Excellence in Life Support. (chop.edu)
- The Pediatric Transplant Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia recently instituted a number of new initiatives focused on improving the efficiency and effectiveness of care and supporting the long-term health of our kidney transplant recipients. (chop.edu)
- Researchers from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania estimate the efficacy of social distancing. (chop.edu)
- Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is a charitable 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. (chop.edu)
- To compare changes in higher-order aberrations using different methods of flap creation. (escrs.org)
- The group of patients with microkeratome flap creation showed greater induction of higher-order aberrations than the femtosecond laser group. (escrs.org)
- Additionally, this operation could notably improve photopic and mesopic contrast sensitivities as well as higher order aberrations in this group. (escrs.org)
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- For in-depth review of inpatient hospital practice, consult recent reviews that focus on hospital care for diabetes ( 3 , 4 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
- The final rule, commonly known as the "2-Midnight Rule," modifies and clarifies the longstanding policy on Medicare Administrative Contractor review of inpatient hospital and critical access hospital (CAH) admissions for payment purposes. (cms.gov)
- The VHHSC is the second largest hospital in Canada, with 1,900 beds and nearly 116,000 patients each year. (wikipedia.org)
- Patients make approximately 28,000 clinic visits to the hospital, to clinics such as the Bladder Care Centre, Movement Disorders/Parkinson's Clinic, Sleep Disorders Program, Multiple Sclerosis Clinic, the Clinic for Alzheimer Disease and Cognitive Disorders, Breast Reconstruction Program, Mood Disorders Centre and the Operational Stress Injury (OSI) clinic. (wikipedia.org)
- Because inpatient insulin use ( 5 ) and discharge orders ( 6 ) can be more effective if based on an A1C level on admission ( 7 ), perform an A1C test on all patients with diabetes or hyperglycemia admitted to the hospital if the test has not been performed in the prior 3 months ( 8 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
- A Cochrane review of randomized controlled trials using computerized advice to improve glucose control in the hospital found significant improvement in the percentage of time patients spent in the target glucose range, lower mean blood glucose levels, and no increase in hypoglycemia ( 10 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
- Electronic insulin order templates also improve mean glucose levels without increasing hypoglycemia in patients with type 2 diabetes, so structured insulin order sets should be incorporated into the CPOE ( 11 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
- Specialized diabetes teams caring for patients with diabetes during their hospital stay can improve readmission rates and lower cost of care ( 15 , 16 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
- A list of community-based hospitals where patients can access NCI-sponsored clinical trials. (braintumor.org)
- She deftly links the experiences of patients and families, the work of hospital staff, and the ramifications of institutional bureaucracy to show the invisible power of the hospital system in shaping death and our individual experience of it. (uchicago.edu)
- This beautifully synthesized and disquieting account of how hospital patients die melds disciplined description with acute analysis, incorporating the voices of doctors, nurses, social workers, and patients in a provocative analysis of the modern American quest for a 'good death. (uchicago.edu)
- Through 27 compelling narratives, [the author] describes with uncanny accuracy and a gift for vivid detail the complex and often troubled dance that patients, families, physicians, nurses, and hospitals engage in as death nears. (uchicago.edu)
- Change in code status from time of palliative care consultation to hospital discharge for patients with renal disease versus other serious illnesses among patients with available code status at both time points ( n =6364). (asnjournals.org)
- The main objective is to know the demographic and health characteristics of patients who have been admitted to a hospital, as well as to have information at the national, Autonomous Community and province level on the frequency and use of hospital resources in the reference year. (ine.es)
- Don't routinely order thrombophilia testing on patients undergoing a routine infertility evaluation. (ascopost.com)
- The Irish Cancer Society recently launched a petition to abolish car parking charges for cancer patients, which has over 3,500 signatures to date. (thetimes.co.uk)
- In addition, a one-hospital-based in-patient database of 7,443 female breast cancer patients treated surgically between January-1990 and July-2007 were reviewed, retrospectively. (nih.gov)
- The instructions on Tuesday night - which will see result in around 50,000 operations being axed - followed claims by senior doctors that patients were being treated in "third world" conditions, as hospital chief executives warned of the worst winter crisis for three decades. (telegraph.co.uk)
- Hospitals are reporting growing chaos, with a spike in winter flu leaving frail patients facing 12-hour waits, and some units running out of corridor space. (telegraph.co.uk)
- T he chaos follows a rise in flu cases when many hospitals were already close to capacity, with high numbers of frail patients stuck on wards for want of social care. (telegraph.co.uk)
- O ne ambulance trust resorted to taxis to ferry patients to hospital, while another asked patients to find a family member to get them to hospital, with paramedics stuck outside A&E units in record numbers. (telegraph.co.uk)
- Some patients who would normally be sent an ambulance were now being asked if they could make their own way to hospital, with help from relatives, the trust said. (telegraph.co.uk)
- East of England Ambulance Service, also at maximum capacity, said some patients were being sent taxis to get them to hospital, with paramedics stuck in ambulances queuing at hospitals for more than 500 hours in the last four days. (telegraph.co.uk)
- Adventist Health System operating as Florida Hospital Orlando's Vascular Thoracic ICU (VTICU) is looking for an experienced Critical Care ICU RN who will embrace our mission of "Extending the healing ministry of Christ" by providing faith based health care services as a whole person to our critical care patients. (bartleby.com)
- Oral cancer can be a devastating disease, and early detection can greatly improve patients' outcomes and quality of life," says Dr Siân Bevan, director of research at the Canadian Cancer Society. (cancer.ca)
- The British Thoracic Society (BTS) is encouraging widespread use of its new set of Quality Standards for Home Oxygen Use in Adults by NHS commissioners, healthcare practitioners and patients to ensure the best possible clinical care. (brit-thoracic.org.uk)
- this includes those patients who are discharged home from hospital on LTOT for the first time. (brit-thoracic.org.uk)
- SBOT should not be ordered for patients with chronic cardiorespiratory disease. (brit-thoracic.org.uk)
- ECs, among other roles, can find its place in protecting privacy of patients, especially in hospitals where Electronic Medical Record (EMR) is introduced. (bmj.com)
- I possess the collection of 'consent' forms offered to patients in Russian hospitals. (bmj.com)
- Hospitals are reminded that MDPH regulations require that sharps injury prevention technology must be used in the provision of care to patients, an inventory of devices lacking sharps injury prevention features must be developed and justification of the continued use of devices lacking sharps injury prevention features must be documented. (cdc.gov)
- Scientists have found the likely order in which COVID-19 symptoms first appear, an advance that may help clinicians rule out other diseases, and help patients seek care promptly or decide sooner to self-isolate. (firstpost.com)
- According to the study, published in the journal Frontiers in Public Health, the likely order of symptoms in patients with COVID-19 is fever, followed by cough, muscle pain, and then nausea and/or vomiting, and diarrhea. (firstpost.com)
- With stay-at-home orders in place, hospitals experimented with delivering many treatments to patients where they lived. (californiahealthline.org)
- The HTD moved again in 1998 to new purpose built premises within part of the University College Hospitals London NHS Trust. (wikipedia.org)
- On May 13, 1998, The American Head and Neck Society (AHNS) became the single largest organization in North America for the advancement of research and education in head and neck oncology. (ahns.info)
- To compare the order of COVID-19 symptoms to that of influenza, the scientists examined flu data from 2,470 cases in North America, Europe and the Southern Hemisphere, which were reported to health authorities from 1994 to 1998. (firstpost.com)
- Alzheimer's Society will cover the cost of up to ten items, and delivery. (alzheimers.org.uk)
- Alzheimer's Society has produced a leaflet called This is me which can be used to record this information. (alzheimers.org.uk)
- The leaflet can be downloaded from alzheimers.org.uk/thisisme or ordered from Alzheimer's Society Publications Orderline on 0300 303 5933. (alzheimers.org.uk)
- Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre (VHHSC) is an acute care hospital affiliated with the University of British Columbia and located in Vancouver, British Columbia. (wikipedia.org)
- Specialty areas at UBC Hospital include: acute medicine, general surgery, reconstructive orthopedic surgery, psychiatry and gerontology. (wikipedia.org)
- Hospitals should promote the shortest safe hospital stay and provide an effective transition out of the hospital that prevents acute complications and readmission. (diabetesjournals.org)
- Residents' practices and perceptions about do not resuscitate orders and pronouncing death: an opportunity for clinical training. (semanticscholar.org)
- Still the hospital ethics committees do not manange the living will (practice almost not known in Russia as yet) and the do not resuscitate orders. (bmj.com)
- Best practice" protocols, reviews, and guidelines ( 2 ) are inconsistently implemented within hospitals. (diabetesjournals.org)
- Recognizing the immense benefit of collaboration between medical societies and aiming to avoid duplicating the efforts of other groups, the ASH Choosing Wisely Task Force launched a first-of-its kind review of all existing Choosing Wisely recommendations to identify those published by other professional societies that are highly relevant and important to the practice of hematology. (ascopost.com)
- This is a blog by a former CEO of a large Boston hospital to share thoughts about negotiation theory and practice, leadership training and mentoring, and teaching. (blogspot.com)
- In 2001, the ownership and operation of VHHSC entities (Vancouver General Hospital, UBC Hospital, George Pearson Centre and G.F. Strong Rehab Centre) was assumed by the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority. (wikipedia.org)
- Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre is composed of two sites: Vancouver General Hospital and UBC Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
- Also located at UBC Hospital is the Brain Research Centre , a partnership of the UBC Faculty of Medicine and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute . (wikipedia.org)
- Saint John Regional Hospital, The Moncton Hospital, Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital, Miramichi Regional Hospital, Sackville Memorial Hospital, Albert County Hospital, St. Joseph's Hospital, Sussex Health Center, Charlotte County Hospital and various other facilities and services. (cshp.ca)
- The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) is pleased to announce the recipients of the Society's 2016 awards that recognize outstanding contributions to the field of women's health and menopause. (menopause.org)
- A review of car parking charges across the country's hospitals has been ordered by the Department of Health. (thetimes.co.uk)
- The benefits may be paid directly to the hospital or other health care facility if an assignment of benefits is made by the policyholder. (gacquote.com)
- Some hospital trusts provide a mental health service (sometimes referred to as a 'hospital liaison team' or a 'Rapid Assessment Interface and Discharge' (RAID) team). (alzheimers.org.uk)
- According to The Times the chair of the Hospital Group that includes St Vincent's told the secretary-general of the Department of Health that canon law obliged a hospital on Catholic land (as this is) to operate by Catholic rules. (secularism.org.uk)
- For whole populations, typically of about 500,000, PCTs purchased hospital, community health and some primary medical care services by contracting a mixture of providers, some private but still mostly NHS-owned. (biomedcentral.com)
- President Donald J. Trump issued an executive order Monday afternoon that seeks to make certain health care prices more affordable. (healio.com)
- The Mental Health Act 1983 does not explicitly require that an individual would have to be 'dangerous' in order for that individual to be admitted to hospital. (bartleby.com)
- History and Moral Development of Mental Health Treatment and Involuntary Commitment The history of involuntary commitment has been developed and created through the history of mental illness and the constructs of society. (bartleby.com)
- In the current study, the scientists predicted the order of symptoms from data on the rates of symptom incidence of more than 55,000 confirmed coronavirus cases in China, all of which were collected from 16 to 24 February by the World Health Organisation (WHO). (firstpost.com)
- Julie Appleby reports on the health law's implementation, health care treatments and costs, trends in health insurance, and policy affecting hospitals and other medical providers. (californiahealthline.org)
- From right) Tun Sardon Foundation board member Datuk Tan Gin Soon (right) and secretary Andrew Koay handing over protective gear wear and face masks to medical frontliners at Penang Hospital. (thestar.com.my)
- This MLN Connects™ National Provider Call provides an overview of the inpatient hospital admission and medical review criteria that were released on August 2, 2013. (cms.gov)
- In June 1987 he became a professor of clinical cardiology and prudential chair of cardiology at St George's Hospital and Medical School later becoming an honorary consultant cardiologist at St George's. (stgeorges.nhs.uk)
- In this revelatory study, medical anthropologist Sharon R. Kaufman examines the powerful center of those changes: the hospital, where most Americans die today. (uchicago.edu)
- It began with the theft of epinephrine from the hospital medical cabinet. (beforeitsnews.com)
- The American Society of Hematology (ASH) has released a list of five hematology-related tests and procedures to question based on recommendations from other medical societies taking part in the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Foundation's Choosing Wisely® campaign . (ascopost.com)
- This novel approach aimed to maximize the work of the 70 medical societies that have released their own Choosing Wisely lists and coordinate implementation of their recommendations. (ascopost.com)
- If social distancing "alone" is to be implemented longer than two weeks, a moderate shut down, say between 50-70%, could be more effective for the society than a stricter complete shut-down in yielding the largest reduction in medical demands. (eurekalert.org)
- Sir Bruce Keogh, NHS medical director , on Tuesday ordered NHS trusts to stop taking all but the most urgent cases, closing outpatients clinics for weeks as well as cancelling around 50,000 planned operations. (telegraph.co.uk)
- It is a medical technique used to treat shortness of breath (American Thoracic Society). (bartleby.com)
- Co-Medical Director, Norton Suburban Hospital (Louisville, KY). (freereferral.com)
- Unfortunately in the new totalitarian state the development of these instruments of society and the medical profession is not welcomed. (bmj.com)
- Putting aside the self-interest of people in for-profits who are in competition with non-profits, this desired outcome has to be driven by the conclusion that society would be better overall by having certain services provided only by taxable organizations, whether non-profit or for-profit. (blogspot.com)
- Does your answer depend on whether you are talking about hospitals, schools, social service agencies, athletic organizations, research institutes, or other categories? (blogspot.com)
- In a day set aside especially to hear the presentations of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and other concerned civil society actors, The United Nations Conference on the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects was told that the number of lives saved was the best measure of success or failure of the international community's efforts to combat this scourge. (un.org)
- Media and civil society organizations reported the deaths of several individuals in detention. (state.gov)
- To correct this, hospitals have established protocols for structured patient care and structured order sets, which include computerized physician order entry (CPOE). (diabetesjournals.org)
- Under this final rule, surgical procedures, diagnostic tests and other treatments (in addition to services designated as inpatient-only), are generally appropriate for inpatient hospital admission and payment under Medicare Part A when the physician expects the beneficiary to require a stay that crosses at least two midnights and admits the beneficiary to the hospital based upon that expectation. (cms.gov)
- CMS has released additional clarification on the provisions of the final rule regarding the physician order and physician certification of hospital inpatient services. (cms.gov)
- Professor Camm became a senior lecturer in March 1979and in September 1983 was appointed an honorary consultant physician in the department of cardiology at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London. (stgeorges.nhs.uk)
- Association between Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment for Scope of Treatment and in-hospital death in Oregon. (semanticscholar.org)
- She is also known as the founder of the only Catholic religious order still growing in membership. (encyclopedia.com)
- The Supreme Court however ordered that the land be returned to the Catholic Church. (wikipedia.org)
- The state gifted the hospital, which had been built with public funds, to the Roman Catholic Sisters of Charity who owned the land on which it was built. (secularism.org.uk)
- As reported by the Sunday Times , Bishop of Elphin Kevin Doran, referring to the Church being "owners of the hospital" , asserted that "Public funding … does not change that responsibility [to follow Catholic doctrine]. (secularism.org.uk)
- He told RTE Radio 1's Morning Ireland show that "if IVF, sterilisation, abortion, and gender reassignment were to be carried out at the new National Maternity Hospital, it would be the only hospital in the world owned and run by a Catholic order to allow such procedures. (secularism.org.uk)
- He has extensive experience in developing guidelines and protocols in order to optimize pharmaceutical and biological resources. (omicsonline.org)
- Unfortunately in hospitals, where approval of trials' protocols by committees was the main external request, these committees were fictitious, created ad hoc just to sign the approval papers. (bmj.com)
- VHHSC includes the primary referral, teaching & research hospital in the province and has strong ties with the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia. (wikipedia.org)
- The National Core for Neuroethics, a research-based facility with mandate to tackle the ethical, legal, policy and social implications of frontier neuroscience through high impact research, education and outreach to ensure the close alignment of innovation and human values, is also based at UBC Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
- Recipient of the 2015 Research Starter Grant in Adherence Improvement by the PhRMA foundation presented at the 20th Annual International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research meeting in Philadelphia, 2015. (uh.edu)
- Its two goals: To fund research using revenues from charitable activities and to standardize and formalize tournament procedures in order that they may be easily reproduced in other cities. (fundinguniverse.com)
- It was founded in order to fund research to help find a cure for spinal cord injuries (SCI). (fundinguniverse.com)
- The money was given to the Spinal Cord Society to fund research projects, and to St. John's Mercy Hospital to provide advanced patient care. (fundinguniverse.com)
- In order to raise more research funds, Lucky Pucks must expand. (fundinguniverse.com)
- When viewed laterally (side), the thoracic spine presents a normal forward curvature, which ranges from twenty to forty-five degrees in roundness (Scoliosis Research Society, 2015). (bartleby.com)
- He wasn't involved in the new research, and stressed that "more studies, including prospective randomized trials, are needed in order to confirm these initial findings. (webmd.com)
- Meanwhile, the in-patient Dreadnought Seamen's Hospital continued at Greenwich until its closure in 1986, with special services for seamen and their families then provided by the 'Dreadnought Unit' at St Thomas's Hospital in Lambeth. (wikipedia.org)
- A government hospital has carried out a successful surgery of a cancer patient without general anaesthesia for the first time, showing the positive changes towards treatment facilities and technologies in Pakistan. (com.pk)
- Obama's executive order also drew praise from hospital leaders and patient advocates. (latimes.com)
- An accurate diagnosis means large gains for the patient and family, but also for society as a whole. (news-medical.net)
- In BLS we use a combination of chest compressions and artificial breathing (mouth to mouth) to stabilize a patient (American Thoracic Society). (bartleby.com)
- The implementation of the president's executive order must effectively strike a balance between addressing a complex set of rare but nevertheless concerning issues in the manufacturing process while promoting a market environment that fosters accessibility," said PhRMA President John J. Castellani. (latimes.com)
- Swango began practicing medicine in 1983 and drifted from hospital to hospital, dogged by reports of fraud and improper behavior. (beforeitsnews.com)
- Brendon Shank joined the Society of Hospital Medicine in February 2011 and serves as Associate Vice President of Communications. (the-hospitalist.org)
- Dr Richard Fawcett, a consultant in emergency medicine at Royal Stoke hospital, said it broke his heart to see elderly and frail people lining NHS corridors. (telegraph.co.uk)
- Een geschikt niveau van note, eddies het verifiëren van de bottle, priorities en onverenigbaarheden, businesses opgelegd house de many condition, rehabilitation medicine worden. (commission4mission.org)
- This order is especially important to know when we have overlapping cycles of illnesses like the flu that coincide with infections of COVID-19," explained study co-author Peter Kuhn, a professor of medicine and biomedical engineering at the University of Southern California (USC) in the US. (firstpost.com)
- Short circuit took place in PGVCL electrical substation transformer at Bombay Housing Society of Rajkot due to incessant rainfall. (yahoo.com)
- the transition took place over time, and Napoleon seemed to effect the large-scale conversion from one society to the other. (theanarchistlibrary.org)
- The] style of this book makes it accessible and enjoyable and takes the reader into the world of the modern US hospital that is the place where most Americans die. (uchicago.edu)
- If you wish to place a tax exempt order please contact us . (elsevier.com)
- UNLABELLED Most people who die in hospital do so with a DNACPR order in place, these orders are the focus of considerable debate. (semanticscholar.org)
- So, on a sunny, wan November morning Lady Beveridge descended at the hospital, Hurst Place. (edu.au)
- An executive order directs the FDA to press companies to more quickly report shortages, among other measures. (latimes.com)
- The study "shows promise for a future reversible male contraceptive," agreed Dr. Tomer Singer, who directs reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. (webmd.com)
- 1. Surrogate planning (English NHS), in which a negotiated order involving micro-commissioning, provider competition, financial incentives and penalties are the dominant media of commissioner power over providers. (biomedcentral.com)
- 2. Case-mix commissioning (Germany), in which managerial performance, an 'episode based' negotiated order and juridical controls appear the dominant media of commissioner power. (biomedcentral.com)