Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.
Coordination of activities and programs among health care institutions within defined geographic areas for the purpose of improving delivery and quality of medical care to the patients. These programs are mandated under U.S. Public Law 89-239.
A system for the collection and/or processing of data from various sources, and using the information for policy making and management of health services. It could be paper-based or electronic. (From http://web.worldbank.org/WBSITE/EXTERNAL/TOPICS/EXTHEALTHNUTRITIONANDPOPULATION/EXTHSD/0,,contentMDK:22239824~menuPK:376799~pagePK:148956~piPK:216618~theSitePK:376793,00.html. http://www.who.int/healthinfo/systems/en/)
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
The creation and maintenance of medical and vital records in multiple institutions in a manner that will facilitate the combined use of the records of identified individuals.
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.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
A province of Canada, lying between the provinces of Saskatchewan and Ontario. Its capital is Winnipeg. Taking its name from Lake Manitoba, itself named for one of its islands, the name derived from Algonquian Manitou, great spirit. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p724 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p332)
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
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.
Integrated set of files, procedures, and equipment for the storage, manipulation, and retrieval of information.
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)
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
The state wherein the person is well adjusted.
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.
A system containing any combination of computers, computer terminals, printers, audio or visual display devices, or telephones interconnected by telecommunications equipment or cables: used to transmit or receive information. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.
A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.
A province of western Canada, lying between the provinces of British Columbia and Saskatchewan. Its capital is Edmonton. It was named in honor of Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, the fourth daughter of Queen Victoria. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p26 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p12)
Computer-based systems for input, storage, display, retrieval, and printing of information contained in a patient's medical record.
The procedures involved in combining separately developed modules, components, or subsystems so that they work together as a complete system. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
Organizations and individuals cooperating together toward a common goal at the local or grassroots level.
Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)
The capacity of an organization, institution, or business to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, personnel, materiel, etc.
Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
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)
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).
The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.
Theoretical representations and constructs that describe or explain the structure and hierarchy of relationships and interactions within or between formal organizational entities or informal social groups.
Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.
Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.
The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
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.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
Organized services to provide mental health care.
A health care system which combines physicians, hospitals, and other medical services with a health plan to provide the complete spectrum of medical care for its customers. In a fully integrated system, the three key elements - physicians, hospital, and health plan membership - are in balance in terms of matching medical resources with the needs of purchasers and patients. (Coddington et al., Integrated Health Care: Reorganizing the Physician, Hospital and Health Plan Relationship, 1994, p7)
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.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
The status of health in rural populations.
Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
The status of health in urban populations.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.
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.
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.
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).
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.
Planning that has the goals of improving health, improving accessibility to health services, and promoting efficiency in the provision of services and resources on a comprehensive basis for a whole community. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988, p299)
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
The availability of HEALTH PERSONNEL. It includes the demand and recruitment of both professional and allied health personnel, their present and future supply and distribution, and their assignment and utilization.
The confinement of a patient in a hospital.
Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to people living in a community or neighborhood.
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.
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.
Services designed for HEALTH PROMOTION and prevention of disease.
A nursing specialty concerned with promoting and protecting the health of populations, using knowledge from nursing, social, and public health sciences to develop local, regional, state, and national health policy and research. It is population-focused and community-oriented, aimed at health promotion and disease prevention through educational, diagnostic, and preventive programs.
Professions or other business activities directed to the cure and prevention of disease. For occupations of medical personnel who are not physicians but who are working in the fields of medical technology, physical therapy, etc., ALLIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS is available.
The physical condition of human reproductive systems.
Media that facilitate transportability of pertinent information concerning patient's illness across varied providers and geographic locations. Some versions include direct linkages to online consumer health information that is relevant to the health conditions and treatments related to a specific patient.
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
Health insurance plans for employees, and generally including their dependents, usually on a cost-sharing basis with the employer paying a percentage of the premium.
Health services for employees, usually provided by the employer at the place of work.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in the aged and the maintenance of health in the elderly.
The systematic application of information and computer sciences to public health practice, research, and learning.
The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.
An operating division of the US Department of Health and Human Services. It is concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to health and medical research. Until 1995, it was an agency of the United States PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE.
State plans prepared by the State Health Planning and Development Agencies which are made up from plans submitted by the Health Systems Agencies and subject to review and revision by the Statewide Health Coordinating Council.
Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.
Health care services related to human REPRODUCTION and diseases of the reproductive system. Services are provided to both sexes and usually by physicians in the medical or the surgical specialties such as REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE; ANDROLOGY; GYNECOLOGY; OBSTETRICS; and PERINATOLOGY.
Organized services to provide health care to women. It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available.
Voluntary groups of people representing diverse interests in the community such as hospitals, businesses, physicians, and insurers, with the principal objective to improve health care cost effectiveness.
Health care provided to specific cultural or tribal peoples which incorporates local customs, beliefs, and taboos.
Longitudinal patient-maintained records of individual health history and tools that allow individual control of access.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of men.
Recommendations for directing health planning functions and policies. These may be mandated by PL93-641 and issued by the Department of Health and Human Services for use by state and local planning agencies.
The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.
Evaluation procedures that focus on both the outcome or status (OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT) of the patient at the end of an episode of care - presence of symptoms, level of activity, and mortality; and the process (ASSESSMENT, PROCESS) - what is done for the patient diagnostically and therapeutically.
Organized systems for providing comprehensive prepaid health care that have five basic attributes: (1) provide care in a defined geographic area; (2) provide or ensure delivery of an agreed-upon set of basic and supplemental health maintenance and treatment services; (3) provide care to a voluntarily enrolled group of persons; (4) require their enrollees to use the services of designated providers; and (5) receive reimbursement through a predetermined, fixed, periodic prepayment made by the enrollee without regard to the degree of services provided. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)
Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.
Financial resources provided for activities related to health planning and development.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
Organized services to provide health care to adolescents, ages ranging from 13 through 18 years.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of public health.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
Health care workers specially trained and licensed to assist and support the work of health professionals. Often used synonymously with paramedical personnel, the term generally refers to all health care workers who perform tasks which must otherwise be performed by a physician or other health professional.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.
Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
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.
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.
Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.
The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
Providing for the full range of personal health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and rehabilitation of patients.
A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with administering those agencies and offices having programs pertaining to health and human services.
Community health education events focused on prevention of disease and promotion of health through audiovisual exhibits.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
A non-medical term defined by the lay public as a food that has little or no preservatives, which has not undergone major processing, enrichment or refinement and which may be grown without pesticides. (from Segen, The Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)
The transfer of information from experts in the medical and public health fields to patients and the public. The study and use of communication strategies to inform and influence individual and community decisions that enhance health.
Application of marketing principles and techniques to maximize the use of health care resources.
Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
A constituent organization of the DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES concerned with protecting and improving the health of the nation.
Services designed to promote, maintain, or restore dental health.
Generally refers to the amount of protection available and the kind of loss which would be paid for under an insurance contract with an insurer. (Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2d ed)
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Contracts between an insurer and a subscriber or a group of subscribers whereby a specified set of health benefits is provided in return for a periodic premium.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
Organized groups serving in advisory capacities related to health planning activities.
The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
Demographic and epidemiologic changes that have occurred in the last five decades in many developing countries and that are characterized by major growth in the number and proportion of middle-aged and elderly persons and in the frequency of the diseases that occur in these age groups. The health transition is the result of efforts to improve maternal and child health via primary care and outreach services and such efforts have been responsible for a decrease in the birth rate; reduced maternal mortality; improved preventive services; reduced infant mortality, and the increased life expectancy that defines the transition. (From Ann Intern Med 1992 Mar 15;116(6):499-504)
The practice of nursing in the work environment.
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
The purposes, missions, and goals of an individual organization or its units, established through administrative processes. It includes an organization's long-range plans and administrative philosophy.
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.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
Education and training in PUBLIC HEALTH for the practice of the profession.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
Payment by a third-party payer in a sum equal to the amount expended by a health care provider or facility for health services rendered to an insured or program beneficiary. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)
Health insurance coverage for all persons in a state or country, rather than for some subset of the population. It may extend to the unemployed as well as to the employed; to aliens as well as to citizens; for pre-existing conditions as well as for current illnesses; for mental as well as for physical conditions.
The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.
Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.
The circumstances in which people are born, grow up, live, work, and age, as well as the systems put in place to deal with illness. These circumstances are in turn shaped by a wider set of forces: economics, social policies, and politics (http://www.cdc.gov/socialdeterminants/).
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to mothers and children.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Health as viewed from the perspective that humans and other organisms function as complete, integrated units rather than as aggregates of separate parts.
Descriptions and evaluations of specific health care organizations.
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.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to dental or oral health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.
Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.
The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.
Support systems that provide assistance and encouragement to individuals with physical or emotional disabilities in order that they may better cope. Informal social support is usually provided by friends, relatives, or peers, while formal assistance is provided by churches, groups, etc.
All organized methods of funding.
Individuals or groups with no or inadequate health insurance coverage. Those falling into this category usually comprise three primary groups: the medically indigent (MEDICAL INDIGENCY); those whose clinical condition makes them medically uninsurable; and the working uninsured.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
Public Law 104-91 enacted in 1996, was designed to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the healthcare system, protect health insurance coverage for workers and their families, and to protect individual personal health information.
Education which increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of dental health on a personal or community basis.
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.
Health care provided to individuals.
Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.
Management of the organization of HEALTH FACILITIES.
The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.
The field of information science concerned with the analysis and dissemination of medical data through the application of computers to various aspects of health care and medicine.
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.
A dental specialty concerned with the prevention of disease and the maintenance of oral health through promoting organized dental health programs at a community, state, or federal level.
Health insurance plans intended to reduce unnecessary health care costs through a variety of mechanisms, including: economic incentives for physicians and patients to select less costly forms of care; programs for reviewing the medical necessity of specific services; increased beneficiary cost sharing; controls on inpatient admissions and lengths of stay; the establishment of cost-sharing incentives for outpatient surgery; selective contracting with health care providers; and the intensive management of high-cost health care cases. The programs may be provided in a variety of settings, such as HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS and PREFERRED PROVIDER ORGANIZATIONS.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.
Typical way of life or manner of living characteristic of an individual or group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of members of minority groups.

Strengthening health management: experience of district teams in The Gambia. (1/273)

The lack of basic management skills of district-level health teams is often described as a major constraint to implementation of primary health care in developing countries. To improve district-level management in The Gambia, a 'management strengthening' project was implemented in two out of the three health regions. Against a background of health sector decentralization policy the project had two main objectives: to improve health team management skills and to improve resources management under specially-trained administrators. The project used a problem-solving and participatory strategy for planning and implementing activities. The project resulted in some improvements in the management of district-level health services, particularly in the quality of team planning and coordination, and the management of the limited available resources. However, the project demonstrated that though health teams had better management skills and systems, their effectiveness was often limited by the policy and practice of the national level government and donor agencies. In particular, they were limited by the degree to which decision making was centralized on issues of staffing, budgeting, and planning, and by the extent to which national level managers have lacked skills and motivation for management change. They were also limited by the extent to which donor-supported programmes were still based on standardized models which did not allow for varying and complex environments at district level. These are common problems despite growing advocacy for more devolution of decision making to the local level.  (+info)

Improving the quality of health care through contracting: a study of health authority practice. (2/273)

OBJECTIVES: To investigate approaches of district health authorities to quality in contracting. DESIGN: Descriptive survey. SETTING: All district health authorities in one health region of England in a National Health Service accounting year. MATERIAL: 129 quality specifications used in contracting for services in six specialties (eight general quality specifications and 121 service specific quality specifications) MAIN MEASURES: Evaluation of the use of quality specifications; their scope and content in relation to established criteria of healthcare quality. RESULTS: Most district health authorities developed quality specifications which would be applicable to their local hospital. When purchasing care outside their boundaries they adopted the quality specifications developed by other health authorities. The service specific quality specifications were more limited in scope than the general quality specifications. The quality of clinical care was referred to in 75% of general and 43% of service specific quality specifications. Both types of specification considered quality issues in superficial and broad terms only. Established features of quality improvement were rarely included. Prerequisites to ensure provider accountability and satisfactory delivery of service specifications were not routinely included in contracts. CONCLUSION: Quality specifications within service contracts are commonly used by health authorities. This study shows that their use of this approach to quality improvement is inconsistent and unlikely to achieve desired quality goals. Continued reliance on the current approach is holding back a more fundamental debate on how to create effective management of quality improvement through the interaction between purchasers and providers of health care.  (+info)

Health authority commissioning for quality in contraception services. (3/273)

OBJECTIVE: To compare the commissioning of contraception services by London health authorities with accepted models of good practice. DESIGN: Combined interview and postal surveys of all health authorities and National Health Service (NHS) trusts responsible for running family planning clinics in the Greater London area. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Health authority commissioning was assessed on the presence of four key elements of good practice--strategies, coordination, service specifications, and quality standards in contracts--by monitoring activity and quality. RESULTS: Less than half the health authorities surveyed had written strategies or service specifications for contraception services. Arrangements for coordination of services were limited and monitoring was underdeveloped. CONCLUSION: The process of commissioning services for contraception seems to be relatively underdeveloped despite the importance of health problems associated with unplanned pregnancy in London. These findings raise questions about the capacity of health authorities to improve the quality of these services through the commissioning process.  (+info)

Developing a model to reduce blindness in India: The International Centre for Advancement of Rural Eye Care. (4/273)

With the continuing high magnitude of blindness in India, fresh approaches are needed to effectively deal with this burden on society. The International Centre for Advancement of Rural Eye Care (ICARE) has been established at the L.V. Prasad Eye Institute in Hyderabad to develop such an approach. This paper describes how ICARE functions to meet its objective. The three major functions of ICARE are design and implementation of rural eye-care centres, human resource development for eye care, and community eye-health planning. ICARE works with existing eye-care centres, as well as those being planned, in underserved areas of India and other parts of the developing world. The approach being developed by ICARE, along with its partners, to reduce blindness is that of comprehensive eye care with due emphasis on preventive, curative and rehabilitative aspects. This approach involves the community in which blindness is sought to be reduced by understanding how the people perceive eye health and the barriers to eye care, thereby enabling development of strategies to prevent blindness. Emphasis is placed on providing good-quality eye care with attention to reasonable infrastructure and equipment, developing a resource of adequately trained eye-care professionals of all cadres, developing a professional environment satisfactory for patients as well as eye-care providers, and the concept of good management and financial self-sustainability. Community-based rehabilitation of those with incurable blindness is also part of this approach. ICARE plans to work intensively with its partners and develop these concepts further, thereby effectively bringing into practice the concept of comprehensive eye care for the community in underserved parts of India, and later in other parts of the developing world. In addition, ICARE is involved in assessing the current situation regarding the various aspects of blindness through well-designed epidemiologic studies, and projecting the eye-care needs for the future with the help of reliable information. With balanced attention to infrastructure, manpower, financial self-sustenance, and future planning, ICARE intends to develop a practical model to effectively reduce blindness in India on a long-term basis.  (+info)

Changing patterns of resource allocation in a London teaching district. (5/273)

The health plans of the Tower Hamlets district management team were studied to determine what effects the report of the Resource Allocation Working Party and the White Paper "Priorities in the Health and Social Services" have had on resource allocation in a teaching district. The study showed that at present acute services are allocated a greater proportion of the district budget than occurs nationally, while geriatrics, mental health, and community services receive proportionately less. In the next three years spending on acute services is expected to decrease, while spending on geriatric facilities and community services will increase. Nevertheless, cuts in acute services will take place mainly through a reduction in the number of beds serving a community function, concentrating all acute services in the teaching hospital. Services to the district might be better maintained by creating a community hospital to meet the needs of patients who would otherwise need to be accommodated in acute beds with unnecessarily expensive support services.  (+info)

An experience of utilization review in Europe: sequel to a BIOMED project. (6/273)

OBJECTIVE: To develop and test a utilization review screening tool for use in European hospitals. SETTING: In 1993 a group of researchers financed by a European Union grant reviewed the use of utilization review in Europe. They quickly noticed a lack of specifically designed instruments able to take into account the health care and cultural differences across Europe, and available for use in different health care systems. Hence, they embarked upon the task of developing and testing a utilization review screening tool for use in European hospitals. RESULTS: The European Union-Appropriateness Evaluation Protocol's list of reasons was developed and assessed. This is a common taxonomy that classifies days identified as unnecessary and provides a list of levels of care to identify patients' needs. This new protocol not only substitutes for the multiple previous local versions of the Appropriateness Evaluation Protocol, but will also facilitate comparisons of the varying experiences in European countries. MAIN FINDINGS: Development of utilization review in Europe has been carried out mostly on a voluntary basis and the main objective was not control. The experience varies widely: from France, where utilization review is still developing and research has been implemented by local teams, to Portugal, where utilization review programmes have been initiated by government authorities. At this point different initiatives in quality improvement, and more specifically in utilization review, are being developed within the European context.  (+info)

Introducing management principles into the supply and distribution of medicines in Tunisia. (7/273)

A number of strategies have been proposed by various organizations and governments for rationalizing the use of drugs in developing countries. Such strategies include the use of essential drug lists, generic prescribing, and training in rational prescribing. None of these require doctors to become actively involved in the management of the drug supply to their health centres. In 1997, in the Kasserine region of Tunisia, the regional health authorities piloted a radically different strategy. This involved the theoretical allocation of a proportion of the regional drug budget to each district and subsequently to each health centre according to estimated demand. Medical staff were given responsibility for the management of these budgets, allowing them to control the nature and quantities of drugs supplied to the health centres in which they worked. This paper outlines the process by which this strategy was successfully implemented in the Foussana district of Kasserine region, and explores the problems encountered. It describes now the theoretical budgets were allocated to each district and how the costs of individual drugs and the consumption of drugs in the previous year were calculated. It then continues by giving an account of the training of the staff of the health centres, the preparation of a drug order form and the method of allocation of the theoretical budgets to each of the health centres. The results give an account of how the prescribing habits of doctors were changed as a result of the strategy, in order to take into account the costs of the drugs that they prescribed. They show how the health centres were able to manage their budgets, spending overall 99.8% of the budget allocated to the district. They outline some of the changes in the prescribing habits that took place, demonstrating a greater use of appropriate and essential drugs. The paper concludes that doctors and paramedical staff can successfully manage a theoretical drug budget, and that their involvement in this process leads to more rational prescribing within existing resource constraints. This has a consequence of benefiting patients, satisfying doctors and pleasing administrators.  (+info)

Family planning funding through four federal-state programs, FY 1997. (8/273)

CONTEXT: The maternal and child health (MCH) and the social services block grants have long played an important role in the provision of family planning services in the United States. The extent to which states have incorporated family planning services into the newer federally funded, but state-controlled, programs--Temporary Aid to Needy Families (TANF) and the State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)--has yet to be identified. METHODS: The health and social services agencies in all U.S. states, the District of Columbia and five federal jurisdictions were queried regarding their family planning expenditures and activities through the MCH and social services block grants and the TANF program in FY 1997. In addition, the states' CHIP plans were analyzed following their approval by the federal government. Because of differences in methodology, these findings cannot be compared with those of previous attempts to determine public expenditures for contraceptive services and supplies. RESULTS: In FY 1997, 42 states, the District of Columbia and two federal jurisdictions spent $41 million on family planning through the MCH program. Fifteen states reported spending $27 million through the social services block grant. Most of these jurisdictions indicated that they provide direct patient care services, most frequently contraceptive services and supplies. Indirect services--most often population-based efforts such as outreach and public education--were reported to have been provided more often through the MCH program than through the social services program. MCH block grant funds were more likely to go to local health departments, while social services block grant funds were more likely to be channeled through Planned Parenthood affiliates. Four states reported family planning activities funded under TANF in FY 1997, the first year of the program's operation. Virtually all state plans for the implementation of the CHIP program appear to include coverage of family planning services and supplies for the adolescents covered under the program, even when not specifically required to do so by federal law. CONCLUSIONS: Joining two existing--but frequently overlooked--block grants, two new, largely state-controlled programs are poised to become important sources of support for publicly funded family planning services. Now more than ever, supporters of family planning services need to look beyond the traditional sources of support--Title X and Medicaid--as well as beyond the federal level to the states, where important program decisions are increasingly being made.  (+info)

In collaboration with ASTMH, Image Audiovisuals, and session presenters, MESA brings you this webcast from the 66th ASTMH annual meeting in Baltimore, November 2017 Title: Varying Impact of Malaria Interventions at District Level - Implications of a Mathematical Model for Strategic Planning Speaker: Manuela Runge, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute Session information:
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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/brandon-smacks-back-at-ufc-star-brock-lesnar/article1439825/ She may give up several inches and a few pounds to UFC star Brock Lesnar, but the CEO of Brandons regional health authority is taking on the martial-arts brute and his bruising views on Canadian health-care system. I take real exception to being referred to as a third-world country operation, said Carmel Olson, responding Thursday to comments from Mr. Lesnar, the venom-spewing,
Rochester Regional Health recognizes the need in our community to provide financial counsel and assistance to those patients with limited income who find it difficult to meet the expenses incurred in receiving health care services at Rochester Regional Health. In keeping with our mission and values to enhance lives and preserve health of our community and patients by enabling access to a comprehensive, fully integrated network of the highest quality and most affordable care, delivered with kindness, integrity, and respect, Rochester Regional Health offers a Financial Assistance Program ...
Each of the HSEs four administrative areas has a Regional Health Forum, which includes representatives from the city and county councils within that area. The Fora make representations to the HSE on the range and operation of health and personal social services in their area, and the HSE in turn provides administrative services to the Forum. One of the functions of the HSEs Regional Offices is to ensure that appropriate administrative support is provided for the operation of the Regional Health Fora.. More details on the membership of the 4 Regional Health Fora is available from the links below:. ...
OBJECTIVE--To assess the effect of each of the components of the national capitation funding formula--population projections and age and mortality weighting--at regional and district level. DESIGN--Application of age-cost and mortality weights to the projected 1997 populations of regions and districts, based on the Department of Health public health common dataset. SETTING--Regional and district health authorities in England. RESULTS--The application of the age-cost and mortality weights to projected populations resulted in greater changes in the shares of weighted populations relative to the estimated 1991 population at district level (mean 0, range -17% to 28%) than at regional level (mean 0, range -9% to 6%). At district level mortality weights had less scope for influence (mean 0, range -9% to 14%) than population projections (mean 0, range -16% to 31%) or age weights (mean 0, range -20% to 30%). CONCLUSIONS--The adjustments to the 1991 population shares due to the application of the ...
Rochester Regional Health is an integrated health services organization serving the people of Western New York, the Finger Lakes and beyond. The system provides care from 150 locations, including five hospitals; more than 100 primary and specialty practices, rehabilitation centers and ambulatory campuses; innovative senior services, facilities and independent housing; a wide range of behavioral health services; and ACM Medical Laboratory, a global leader in patient and clinical trials. With 16,000 employees, Rochester Regional Health, was named one of America's Best Employers by Forbes in 2015 ...
You may pay your Salina Regional Neurosurgery bill online through our affiliation with Salina Regional Health Center. If you continue, you will be directed to the Salina Regional Health Centers web site and their online payment center. Please have your current invoice ready so that you are able to access your current balance and account number. Pay Your Bill ...
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On behalf of the MDPHC (Ag.) kindly note that the Penal Health Centre and the Fyzabad Health Centre will be closed today (August 6th 2018) due to a sewer problem. Also note that there will also be no Extended Hours Services at both the Penal and Fyzabad Health Centre today (August 6th 2018). Normal service is expected to resume on Tuesday 7th August 2018.. ...
To commemorate Vaccination Week in the Americas, the staff at the Ste. Madeleine Health Centre held a Screening and Immunization session at the C3 Mall on April 23rd, 2019. Approximately 60 Persons visited the booth to receive blood sugar and blood pressure screening, HIV Testing and vaccinations. Dr. Sandi Arthur, Primary Care Practitioner II was also present to counsel to persons with elevated pressure and sugar testing.. ...
Now in its Seventh Edition, this psychiatric and mental health nursing text covers both care of patients with psychiatric disorders and the psychosocial aspects of physiological disorders. Geared toward LPN/LVN students, the books format reflects the nursing model and the shift of psychiatric nursing care from hospitals to community-based settings.4/5(1).
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Altoona Regional Health System unites the regions foremost providers of medical care, including Altoona Hospital, Bon Secours-Holy Family Hospital and more than 20 health system-affiliated companies.
We strive to make your stay as comfortable as possible. We are committed to providing high quality compassionate care in partnership with you and your family. If you have a problem during your stay, please contact any member of our staff. Most times issues can be best dealt with by those directly involved.. If, however, your issue requires additional attention, or if you have a safety issue or suggestion for improving patient care or safety, call or ask your nurse to call our Communication Center (Rochester Regional Health Link) at extension 2-5465 (outside the hospital 585.922.5465). Select the option for the Speak-up / We Care Program. The Call Center staff will facilitate a response to your concerns or forward your suggestion to the appropriate person.. Communication Center services are available from 7 am - 12 am, seven days a week. If you remain unsatisfied, you have the right to complain to the Office of Health Systems Management of the Health Department. The number is available through ...
Cody Regional Healths laboratory services provide a full-range of diagnostic testing and health checks. Our lab is staffed 24/7 and nationally accredited by CLIA.
The devil could be in the details of the health care reform bill. Regional health care providers on Monday applauded the legislation, even though they dont expect all the consequences to be clear
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Public Health is utilizing Abbott testing for rapid response (within 15 minutes). # of inpatients currently in COVID unit - 2 with 3 PUIs in isolation rooms. Cumulative # of COVID admissions - 12 admitted since April 6 with an average length of stay at 7-10 days. Respiratory Clinic # - 8 total patients were seen April 20th with 7 of them being tested for COVID-19. Drive Thru # - 19 on April 20th. Tests administered to date - 320 as of April 15th; 31 tested on April 20th. Kansas state laboratory - capacity at 1,000 tests/day. Most of the specimen test collections administered by Newman Regional Health are sent to Quest laboratory in Lenexa. Those that can be sent to the state lab include hospital patients and healthcare workers. Quest lab has a 36-hour turnaround time for test results from the time they receive the specimen collection. Newman Regional Health is still experiencing a shortage of procedure masks. Staff utilizes approximately 2,000 procedure masks each week. We received no shipment ...
2014 - Present: Industry relationships management and business development portfolio , Self Employed. 2000 - 2013: Funding, Contracting & Relationship Manager; Integration and Innovation Manager, Waitemata District Health Board. Sep 1988 - Dec 1999: Executive director, Boyd Development Services. Jan 1998 - Aug 1998: Business development manager, Health Funding Authority. Sep 1996 - Dec 1997: Manager, Strategic Projects, North Health, Northern Regional Health Authority, Mana Hauora A Rohe O Te Raki. Dec 1992 - Aug 1996: Manager, Medical and Surgical Services, North Health, Northern Regional Health Authority, Mana Hauora A Rohe O Te Raki. 1990 - 1992: Senior Consultant, PA Consulting - New Zealand. 1992 - 1992: Senior Project Manager, Health Service Purchaser Division, Establishment Board, Regional Health Authority (during transition from Auckland Area Health Board). 1988 - 1990: Manager & Senior Consultant, NZ Health Services Management Development Unit (HSMDU). 1986 - 1988: Director and senior
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In 2008, Rochester Institute of Technology formed a strategic alliance with Rochester General Health System. Now Rochester General has joined with Unity Health System and other regional providers to form Rochester Regional Health, and the Alliance with RIT is stronger than ever. Capitalizing on both organizations unique and special strengths, the alliance is dedicated to innovation in medical care, education and research for the betterment of individuals in our institutions and the greater community.. RIT is Rochester Regional Healths official academic affiliate and Rochester Regional is the universitys official affiliated clinical partner. We work together to improve the quality and cost of health care delivery, and to demonstrably improve the health of the people of Western New York and the Finger Lakes.. Read More. ...
The PSLM Project is designed to provide Social & Economic indicators in the alternate years at provincial and district levels. The project was initiated in July 2004 and will continue up to June 2015. The data generated through surveys is used to assist the government In formulating the poverty reduction strategy as well as development plans at district level and for the rapid assessment of program in the overall context of MDGs. As such this survey is one of the main mechanisms for monitoring MDGs indicators. It provides a set of representative, population-based estimates of social indicators and their progress under the PRSP/MDGs. For Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), UN has set 18 targets for 48 indicators for its member countries to achieve by 2015. Pakistan has committed to implement 16 targets and 37 indicators out of which 6 targets and 13 indicators are monitored through PSLM Surveys. The PSLM surveys are conducted at district level and at Provincial level respectively at alternate ...
District Health Authority Sahiwal Jobs 13 Dec 2019 District Health Authority Sahiwal has advertised for today and current Jobs Vacancies. Advertisement Source: Newspaper This Jobs Advertisement has the Following given Vacancies i.e. Medical Officer Women Medical Officer Emergency Medical Technologist Anesthesia Technologist Optometrist Scientist Charge Nurse Jobs Advertisement Posted on: …. Read More » ...
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CORDELE, Ga., May 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Crisp Regional Health, Inc. has selected Cerner, a global leader in health care technology, to implement a new integrated electronic health record (EHR) and revenue cycle management solutions across its acute, ambulatory and post-acute facilities. This collaboration will provide Crisp Regional a platform to connect the community through health care technology, an effort that will support streamlined operations and improved patient care.. We are excited about our decision to move to Cerner, said Jessica Carter, vice president, chief financial officer, Crisp Regional. Cerner provides us with one integrated health record across all venues of care, supporting our goal of clinical and financial optimization throughout our system.. We are committed to providing the highest quality of care possible to Crisp County and surrounding communities, said Dr. Lynn Lyons, chief of staff elect, Crisp Regional. Cerner understands our long-term vision, and we ...
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Samaritan Regional Health System is a 110 bed acute care hospital located in Ashland, Ohio between two of Ohio s largest cities, Cleveland and Columbus.
Samaritan Regional Health System is a 110 bed acute care hospital located in Ashland, Ohio between two of Ohio s largest cities, Cleveland and Columbus.
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Ideally, that sort of scenario will be common in the near future. Interestingly, the groundwork for regional health information organizations (RHIOs) was laid in the 1990s. Back then, the concept of community health information networks (CHINs) started to grab hold of the health plan market. But it failed because of two factors, according to Donald Gravlin, vice president at Capgemini, the consulting company: technology and economics/politics.. Back then, the technology to create, maintain, and support a national database was still in its infancy. The ability to easily codify and share data was nonexistent, so there was a technical hurdle to overcome.. Compounding that problem was the fact that within many communities that were served by two or more health delivery networks, there were prevalent fears of patient stealing, says Gravlin.. Resolving the politics to allow health care organizations to share data, while refraining from taking the position of I will if you will and you go ...
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CancerCare Manitoba is the provincially mandated cancer agency tasked with providing cancer services to the people of Manitoba. CCMB is responsible for providing care, treatment and support across the entire cancer service spectrum - from prevention, early detection, diagnosis, treatment and care, and palliation or end of life care.. With the valued support of stakeholders such as Manitoba Health, CCMB works and collaborates closely with partners to bring the best of cancer care to Manitobans. Our partners include Manitobas regional health authorities, the University of Manitobas Department of Medicine, Diagnostic Services Manitoba and volunteer funding agencies, in particular the CancerCare Manitoba Foundation.. CCMB has two tertiary locations in Winnipeg. Our main site is located on McDermot Avenue at the Health Sciences Centre campus. Our second is located at the St. Boniface Hospital. Through partnerships with the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA), CCMB specialists work in concert ...
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If you are accepted but no longer meet these criteria, you may not be able to continue in the program or proceed to surgery.. Please note that, even if you meet criteria, you may not be accepted to proceed to surgery due to other reasons. Each case is reviewed on an individual basis. If this happens, this decision is made with your health and safety as the most important factors.. ...
Ivy Tech Community College Northeast in Fort Wayne has selected Laura M. Edwards as its new Executive Director of Resource Development. She will assume her role on Monday, Dec. 16. In her role, Edwards will serve as chief advisor to Chancellor Jerrilee K. Mosier, Ed.D., in the formation and execution of fundraising strategies, grant applications,…
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The Wound-Ostomy-Continence Clinic at Clarinda Regional Health Center treats, assesses and makes recommendations involving difficult to treat Wounds, Ostomy care, and Continence issues.. Wounds. Most wounds heal without problems. Proper cleaning and bandaging usually yields a good result. However, occasionally wounds get stuck and fail to respond to care. Certain factors can delay healing such as medications, nutrition, and disease like diabetes. By assessing all of these factors proper treatment can be implemented. At the Wound-Ostomy-Continence Clinic you can expect accurate assessments, recommendations and timely treatment to assist wound healing.. ...
Dr. Todd Reiter, recently appointed medical director of the Inpatient Rehabilitation Center at High Point Regional Health System, knows first-hand the similarities between Olympic athletes and rehabilitation patients. Dr. Reiter is also the U.S. Sports Medical Coordinator for the Philippine Olympic Team. He attended the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing, China and plans to attend the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in the United Kingdom.. Read Full Article. ...
Dr. Todd Reiter, recently appointed medical director of the Inpatient Rehabilitation Center at High Point Regional Health System, knows first-hand the similarities between Olympic athletes and rehabilitation patients. Dr. Reiter is also the U.S. Sports Medical Coordinator for the Philippine Olympic Team. He attended the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing, China and plans to attend the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in the United Kingdom.. Read Full Article. ...
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By Al Bradley, Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency, Nancy M. Bennett, MD, Center for Community Health, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York For the past nine years, the Rochester Business Alliance (RBA) - the chamber of commerce for the Rochester, New York/Finger Lakes region - has taken an active role in healthcare issues. The regions largest employers formed the Health Care Planning Team to formulate strategies that would improve health and reduce costs. They were instrumental in implementing a community-wide employee wellness program, Eat Well Live Well, to encourage physical activity and consumption of fruits and vegetables; and were a primary driver in the launch of the regional health information organization (RHIO), one of the highest performing RHIOs in the country.. In 2009, the Health Care Planning Team began to explore projects that would promote greater change across the community, accelerate that change, address specific conditions that ...
One of the more insightful explanations for economic progress in industrialized nations during the last half of the twentieth century has been the recognition of human resources as the wealth of nations. The notion has long enjoyed a rhetorical appeal by politicians in democratic societies. But awareness that the principle has enormous economic implications for national and international well-being has essentially been a post-World War II phenomena. Increasingly, policymakers in industrialized nations have realized that the human resource development of their labor forces is the key to efforts to address such difficult issues as efficiency, equity, stabilization, and growth. Nations with limited physical resources, such as Japan and Germany, have sustained superior economic performances in this new era largely because they have been forced to develop their human resources. All industrial democracies have come to appreciate the wisdom of Ray Marshalls observation that developed, educated, ...
This Human Resource Development platform offers training programmes and downloadable training materials on industrial/chemical disaster risk management. It provides information on key concepts, rules/regulations and Mock Drills. The platform is supported by GIZ-ASEM - Advisory Service in Environmental Management
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The mission of the American Library Association (ALA) Office for Human Resource Development and Recruitment (HRDR) is to facilitate the development of librarianship as a profession.
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Sleep Disorder Treatment is available at Hendricks Regional Health in Danville. Our Sleep Specialists diagnose and treat the most common sleep disorders.
The committee is composed of up to two representatives from the five Regional Health Authorities and the First Nations Health Authority (Chief Medical Health Officers and Regional Directors/Managers of Health Protection); the Ministry of Health (Executive Director of Health Protection and supporting directors); the Provincial Health Officer. Other members will be invited to the meetings as required from: other service lines of the BC Centre for Disease Control; Provincial Health Services Authority (Laboratories, Population and Public Health); BC Ministry of Environment; the Federal government (Environment Canada, Health Canada, Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development), and others. The committee reports to the Assistant Deputy Minister of Health and the Provincial Health Officer. ...
PLANS to add fluoride to the water supply have won initial backing from seven out of 10 Greater Manchesters health trusts.. Manchester, Bury, Trafford, Oldham, Tameside, Stockport and Ashton, Leigh and Wigan primary care trusts have all asked regional health chiefs to produce a fluoridation plan to improve the dental health of thousands of children.. The other three trusts must decide if they want more details about the scheme, which could cost up to £100m, by the end of the month. The plans, with information on how to add fluoride and how much it would cost, should be revealed next spring and the PCTs will then vote for or against.. If they give the go-ahead, the regional health authority, NHS North West, will then decide whether to have a public consultation late next year.. All 24 north west PCTs will vote on the report, which outlines four possible flouridation schemes in parts of the region.. The schemes cost between £35m and £102m to set up.. The area has some of the worst dental ...
Horizon Health is officially on the hunt for a new CEO. Karen McGrath, the head of one of the provinces two regional health authorities, has announced she will step down next year. Horizon Health said McGrath was unavailable for interviews Wednesday morning but did send along McGraths letter to Horizon employees. While McGrath didnt explicitly give a reason for her departure, she suggested her career in health care was over. I committed to Horizon that I would dedicate the final five years of my career in health care to this organization and the people it serves, said McGrath. She said her January 22, 2022 end date would give Horizon lots of time to recruit a suitable replacement. The goal is to have a new leader hired to provide a seamless transition for all of you and our patients and clients, said McGrath. But make no mistake, I remain dedicated to you and Horizon and I still have many goals to achieve in the coming months before this transition occurs. McGraths announcement comes just four
Officials at the Labrador-Grenfell Regional Health Authority say there is a case of hepatitis A in their region.. The health authority says the person affected was outside the country for a time and is a worker at a Tim Hortons outlet in Labrador City.. Officials are advising residents who consumed food or beverages at the…. ...
Disclaimer: This video contain information and resources intended for use by physicians and other healthcare professionals in the Province of Manitoba. The information is not designed or intended for the general public and should not be considered, or used as a substitute for, medical advice. Individuals are advised to always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health care provider for specific information on personal health matters. Resources and information in this video (the Resources) are based on scientific evidence current as of the date issued and are subject to change. The information should not be construed as dictating an exclusive course of treatment or procedure to be followed. Any person consulting or applying the Resources is expected to use independent medical judgment and expertise in the context of individual clinical circumstances. Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and the Manitoba Renal Program make no representation or guarantees of any kind whatsoever ...
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The 7-valent anti-pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV), anti-meningococcal C-conjugate vaccine (MenC) and varicella vaccine have been recently introduced in EU. In Italy, these vaccines have so far been recommended for use in specific groups. Since the health system is decentralised, the Regional Health Authorities (RHAs) can decide to recommend vaccination for other target populations. We conducted a survey to describe the recommendations on these vaccines currently in place in the 21 Italian regions. In November 2005, a standardised questionnaire was sent to RHAs, including information on the existence of regional recommendations, vaccination target population, and whether vaccines were provided free of charge, or at a reduced cost compared to pharmacies. Information reported in the questionnaires were followed up in May 2006. All 21 regions completed and returned the questionnaire and were contacted for follow-up. Recommendations about at least one of the three vaccines were present in 20 out of
Bullet holes in the doors, a dining area that doubled as an operating room and donated bottles of whisky stored away in the kitchen. It doesnt sound like your typical hospital, but over a century the Calgary General Hospital -- which underwent four relocations as it grew to keep pace with the citys burgeoning population -- adapted to the times in its fight to survive. By the time it settled in its final spot in Bridgeland, the hospital had become an integral part of the community. Last spring, the General lost that fight, when it was officially closed as part of the Calgary Regional Health Authoritys hospital restructuring plan. By fall of this year, most of the physical evidence of the General will be wiped out, when demolition experts complete the implosion of the CGH #4 buildings constructed between 1949 and 1977. Still, for many Calgarians, the memories will live on. The General remains an important part of our citys history, whether it was the hospitals first incarnation -- a ...
Bullet holes in the doors, a dining area that doubled as an operating room and donated bottles of whisky stored away in the kitchen. It doesnt sound like your typical hospital, but over a century the Calgary General Hospital -- which underwent four relocations as it grew to keep pace with the citys burgeoning population -- adapted to the times in its fight to survive. By the time it settled in its final spot in Bridgeland, the hospital had become an integral part of the community. Last spring, the General lost that fight, when it was officially closed as part of the Calgary Regional Health Authoritys hospital restructuring plan. By fall of this year, most of the physical evidence of the General will be wiped out, when demolition experts complete the implosion of the CGH #4 buildings constructed between 1949 and 1977. Still, for many Calgarians, the memories will live on. The General remains an important part of our citys history, whether it was the hospitals first incarnation -- a ...
Water in Brnos Reservoir is ideal for swimming - its warm and the hygienists confirmed that it is clean. The temperature on Friday noon exceeded 22° Celsius.. Its officially clean. The regional health authority controls water quality in the reservoir. The authority regularly takes samples at five locations dams throughout the season. You can check them here.. Brno Municipality continuously works on bettering the facilities on the lakes shores. The city of Brno has already built up new public toilets, changing rooms, showers, playgrounds, outdoor fitness equipment and other facilities at the busiest places at the dam. A recent installation of free public BBQ spots has been welcome by many. Its the fact that they are located in a way that grilling parties dont interfere with other recreational activities on the beaches, said Deputy Mayor Martin Ander in a press release of Brno Municipality.. This year, there will be added the fourth BBQ spot - Grillpoint Kníničská on the left bank of ...
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To include the states southern counties in a push to improving health care delivery through the real-time exchange of patient information, the New Jersey Department of Health has awarded a $1 million grant to a new health information organization of seven South Jersey hospitals.
The mission of FPWR is to eliminate the challenges of Prader-Willi syndrome through the advancement of research. High-quality research will lead to more effective treatments and an eventual cure for this disorder. By working together, we intend to free our loved ones from the burdens of PWS, allowing them to lead full and independent lives ...
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Fetal pig Definitions and Indicators in Family Planning. Maternal & Child Health and Reproductive Health. By European Regional ... Mother's diet and physical health An adequate nutrition is needed for a healthy fetus. A lack of iron results in anemia in the ... American Journal of Public Health. 94 (1): 136-40. doi:10.2105/ajph.94.1.136. PMC 1449839 . PMID 14713711. Gutbrod, T (1 May ... Office, World Health Organization. Revised March 1999 & January 2001. In turn citing: WHO Geneva, WHA20.19, WHA43.27, Article ...
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... a comparative analysis of OECD countries and regional countries. The International journal of health planning and management. ... The International journal of health planning and management, 31(4), 537-553; Köhler, L. (2016). Monitoring children's health ... a comparative analysis of OECD countries and regional countries. The International Journal of Health Planning and Management; ... The International Journal of Health Planning and Management. 2017 Jun 19. doi: 10.1002/hpm.2427. [Epub ahead of print]; Haney, ...
"Catherine Ross , School of City & Regional Planning". planning.gatech.edu. Retrieved 2020-07-24. "Catherine Ross". National ... Ross, Catherine L.; Orenstein, Marla; Botchwey, Nisha (2014). Health Impact Assessment in the United States. New York: Springer ... She is a Georgia Institute of Technology Regents Professor and Harry West Chaired Professor in City and Regional Planning. She ... and a Doctorate in City and Regional Planning from Cornell University. She completed post-doctorate work at the University of ...
Pittsburgh Regional Alliance. Archived from the original on October 10, 2006. Retrieved April 14, 2007. Allegheny Health ... But when he heard that the French had lost Fort Frontenac and largely evacuated Fort Duquesne, he planned an immediate attack. ... Other than one apartment building, none of the other buildings planned for the cultural center were ever built. In the early ... "Plan B". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved November 6, 2008. Hopey, Don (October 3, 1985). "Pittsburgh's Image Belies ...
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"Williston-Williams County Regional Plan" (PDF). City of Williston & North Dakota Department of Transportation. Retrieved April ... North Dakota Department of Health. Retrieved April 12, 2018. City of Williston (September 21, 2016). "§2.10.1 Existing Truck ... Williston Regional Transportation Plan (PDF) (Draft). City of Williston. p. 24. Archived from the original (PDF) on September 3 ... The county plans on eventually replacing the highway with an expressway bypass, dubbed the "Northeastern Truck Reliever Route ...
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"Plans for Woodlands Regional Centre unveiled". The Straits Times. 24 February 2013. Retrieved 5 May 2020. Institute Of Mental ... It was used to as a branch of Woodbridge Hospital (now the Institute of Mental Health) used for occupational therapy for long ... Based on the Master Plan for the area, the site is currently being reserved for redevelopment as part of the Woodlands North ... to Ministry of Health for use as a secondary hospital to supplement the overcrowded Woodbridge Hospital. The new facility was ...
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National and regional trade unions organizing in specific industry sectors or occupational groups also form global union ... In Britain trade union movement's relationship with the Labour Party frayed as party leadership embarked on privatization plans ... occupational health and safety standards, complaint procedures, rules governing status of employees including promotions, just ... Trades Hall was opened in 1859 with Trades and Labour Councils and Trades Halls opening in all cities and most regional towns ...
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH), US Dept. of Health and ... "NCCIH Strategic Plan 2016-2021, or: Let's try to do some real science for a change". Science-Based Medicine. 2016-04-04. ... National Health Service in England (NHS), UK Dept. of Health. Archived from the original on 2013-04-03. Retrieved 2013-03-11.. ... According to mental health journalist Scott Lilienfeld in 2002, "unvalidated or scientifically unsupported mental health ...
Plans for a personality cult revolving around Pol Pot were drawn up, based on the Chinese and North Korean models, in the ... In declining health, Pol Pot stepped back from many of his roles in the movement. In 1998 the Khmer Rouge commander Ta Mok ... The Khmer Rouge Western Zone regional chief Koh Kong and his followers began launching small-scale attacks on government ... David P. Chandler, Ben Kiernan & Chanthou Boua: Pol Pot plans the future: Confidential leadership documents from Democratic ...
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He became an enormous draw in Los Angeles, where many of his Texas, Oklahoma and regional fans had also relocated during the ... Throughout the 1950s, he struggled with poor health and tenuous finances, but continued to perform frequently despite the ... announced plans to create a feature-length documentary about the life and music of Bob Wills. The documentary will be titled ... recognizing the regional origins of the father of western swing, Bob Wills, from Turkey (a bit more than a hundred miles due ...
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America's Health Insurance Plans (HIAA), p. 232 *^ a b c Gottlieb JD, Shepard M (July 2, 2017). "Evidence on the Value of ... Not only do social norms within the state affect its determination of AFDC payment levels, but regional norms will affect a ... Medicaid recipients are enrolled in a private health plan, which receives a fixed monthly premium from the state. The health ... Avalere Health LLC To Date, 20 States & DC Plan to Expand Medicaid Eligibility, 14 Will Not Expand, and the Remainder Are ...
JEL: I1 - Health JEL: I10 - Geral. JEL: I11 - Analysis of Health Care Markets. JEL: I12 - Health Production: Nutrition, ... JEL: R23 - Regional Migration; Regional Labor Markets; Population. JEL: R29 - Outros. JEL: R3 - Production Analysis and Firm ... JEL: P21 - Planning, Coordination, and Reform. JEL: P22 - Prices. JEL: P23 - Factor and Product Markets; Industry Studies; ... JEL: R1 - Geral Regional economics JEL: R10 - Geral. JEL: R11 - Regional Economic Activity: Growth, Development, and Changes. ...
National health policies and plans: The national health policy is based on the Federal Constitution of 1988, which sets out the ... In 1999, quality control of the transfused blood consisted of 26 coordinating centers and by 44 regional centers. ... An estimated 25% of the population is covered by at least one form of health insurance; 75% of the insurance plans are offered ... which assigns specific responsibilities to the health and agriculture sectors. In the health sector, health inspection ...
Kucinich opposed a planned regional radioactive waste dump, and has long advocated renewable energy and efficient energy use.[ ... Health care. Kucinich believes that health care is a "right in a democratic society".[122] He is a critic of the for-profit ... Dennis Kucinich's health care switch encourages Democrats". cleveland.com. Retrieved 2018-05-16.. ... He was a consistent voice for peace... He almost didn't vote for the health care bill because it wasn't good enough."[132] ...
... and covered benefits of health plans". Health Serv Res. 35 (3): 707-734. PMC 1089144. PMID 10966092.. ... Tertiary care medical services are provided by specialist hospitals or regional centers equipped with diagnostic and treatment ... Community health or public health is an aspect of health services concerned with threats to the overall health of a community ... Depending upon the health insurance plan and the managed care system, various forms of "utilization review", such as prior ...
The plans on how to rebuild the underground part would not be finished before June. Thus, with no plans, the district could not ... On 13 August 2004, the Brandenburg state ministry for infrastructure and regional policy granted approval for the development ... citing health concerns.[127] ... Plans for a new Berlin AirportEdit. Map showing the ... After almost 15 years of planning, construction began in 2006. Originally planned to open in October 2011, the airport has ...
Strategic Planning; Alexander K. Li, M.D., CEO, Ambulatory Care Network; Mark Ghaly, M.D., Deputy Director, Community Health; ... High Desert Multi-Service Regional Health Center (HD RHC). *Martin Luther King, Jr. Outpatient Center (MLK OC) ... My Health LA[edit]. Main article: My Health LA. Healthy Way LA[edit]. Healthy Way LA (HWLA) was a free public health care ... UCLA School of Public Health. 2006. Retrieved 23 October 2012.. *^ a b "Dr. Mitchell H. Katz Named Director of Health Services" ...
City and Regional Planning, and about 550 undergraduate and graduate students. Knowlton Hall stands out from the general ... Services supporting student wellness include the Wilce Student Health Center, named for university physician John Wilce, The ... Albus, James S. (November 22, 2011). Path to a Better World: A Plan for Prosperity, Opportunity, and Economic Justice. Indiana ... the university has eight branches at off-campus research facilities and regional campuses, and a book storage depository near ...
Regional Disease Vector Ecology Profile: Central Europe. DIANE Publishing. April 2001. p. 136. ISBN 9781428911437. . Archived ... "Environmental Health Perspectives. 112 (10): 1092-8. doi:10.1289/ehp.6877. PMC 1247383. PMID 15238283.. ... impaired motor planning, or shaking.[30][32] ... "Travelers' Health. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ... National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Archived from the original on 9 May 2019. Retrieved 8 May 2019.. ...
... education and health, and 3) an unchallenged position on top of food webs. Humans remain Earth's only species to employ ... the UN Convention on Biological Diversity drafted a Paris-style plan to stop biodiversity and ecosystem collapse by setting a ... as it was less severe in speed or magnitude than previous regional climate change which failed to kill off megafauna. ... have committed to preparing a Biodiversity Action Plan, a first step at identifying specific endangered species and habitats, ...
NYC Health. 2018. Retrieved March 2, 2019.. *^ a b "2016-2018 Community Health Assessment and Community Health Improvement Plan ... The following MTA Regional Bus Operations routes serve the neighborhood: *The BM2 and BM5 express routes ... "NYC Planning , Community Profiles". communityprofiles.planning.nyc.gov. New York City Department of City Planning. Retrieved ... The entirety of Community Board 5 had 181,300 inhabitants as of NYC Health's 2018 Community Health Profile, with an average ...
World Health Organization. 2014. pp. Chapter 1.3. ISBN 9283204298.. *^ "Brain Tumour Facts 2011" (PDF). Brain Tumour Alliance ... Neurosurgeons take the time to observe the evolution of the neoplasm before proposing a management plan to the patient and his/ ... "Global, regional, and national life expectancy, all-cause mortality, and cause-specific mortality for 249 causes of death, ... World Health Organization press release N° 208 (Press release). International Agency for Research on Cancer. 31 May 2011. ...
On top of the Protocol a Global Plan of Action has been instated. This plan involves strengthening the abilities of law ... Regional Local Production Format State-of-art technology in audiovisual equipment, development, and mass reproduction process. ... Thailand's Health System Research Institute reports that children in prostitution make up 40% of prostitutes in Thailand.[35] ... If you plan on travelling they encourage travelers to book with companies who have signed the "Code of Conduct for the ...
Regional differences in mortality rates were influenced by the effects of migration,[217] and of natural disasters.[218] In ... particularly in light of Allied plans to invade Normandy.[195] The Cabinet also refused offers of food shipments from several ... the crisis overwhelmed the provision of health care and key supplies: food relief and medical rehabilitation were supplied too ... Learmonth, A. T. A. (1957). "Some contrasts in the regional geography of malaria in India and Pakistan". Transactions and ...
Health. Medical and health service centers abound in Dagupan. Out of 51 hospitals in Pangasinan, 12 are located in the city. ... SM Prime Holdings (SM Center Dagupan [u/c], planned SM Savemore Dagupan, and planned SM City Dagupan)[27] ... Dagupan City is home to regional television stations of GMA Network, CNN Philippines, TV5, IBC 13 and ABS-CBN, sixteen radio ... as the city has been a regional market center for centuries. ...
In March 1970, Iraq announced a peace plan providing for Kurdish autonomy. The plan was to be implemented in four years.[217] ... "BMC Public Health. 13: 809. doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-809. PMC 3844478. PMID 24010850.. CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link) ... The embargo, however, backfired and Kurds held parliamentary elections in May 1992 and established Kurdistan Regional ... Gonnella, Julia (2008), The Citadel of Aleppo: Description, History, Site Plan and Visitor Tour (Guidebook), Aga Khan Trust for ...
"World Health Organization. 16 October 2017. Retrieved 2 September 2018.. *^ World Health Organization (WHO). WHO position on ... Napoleon gave up on the island and his plans for North America, selling the Louisiana Purchase to the US in 1803. In 1804, ... Since mild courses of yellow fever can also contribute significantly to regional outbreaks, every suspected case of yellow ... "Yellow Fever in Brazil - Alert - Level 2, Practice Enhanced Precautions - Travel Health Notices , Travelers' Health , CDC". ...
Health effectsEdit. This section needs more medical references for verification or relies too heavily on primary sources. ... There are currently no plans by the Australian Government to amend the regulations to allow the importation of khat for ... Khat in the Western Indian Ocean - Regional Linkages and Disjunctures Neil Carrier et Lisa Gezon, 42-43 , 2009 : Plantes et ... "Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 86 (10): 741-2. doi:10.2471/BLT.08.011008. PMC 2649518 . PMID 18949206. Retrieved 9 ...
P. Crabbè (2000). Implementing ecological integrity: restoring regional and global environmental and human health. North ... Main article: Human population planning. India is predicted to overtake China as the world's most populous country by 2022. ... "World Health Statistics 2016: Monitoring health for the SDGs Annex B: tables of health statistics by country, WHO region and ... World Health Organization. 2016. p. 110. Retrieved August 3, 2018.. *^ a b c d e "World Demographics Profile 2011". Index Mundi ...
The M11 motorway was originally planned to run to the west of Harlow, not the east as it does today. Having planned for one of ... Harlow site to be home to government's public health arm Archived 16 February 2018 at the Wayback Machine BBC News,9 July 2017 ... Harlow has an extensive bus network and serves as a regional hub for the local area, with operators such as Arriva (Herts and ... with the master plan for Harlow drawn up in 1947 by Sir Frederick Gibberd.[7][8] The town was planned from the outset and was ...
"Elementary School Program Planning Guide". issuu. Retrieved 20 November 2017.. *^ "SAS annual report 2013-14". Issuu.com. pp. ... "SAS Health Clinic". Archived from the original on 24 February 2016. Retrieved 16 February 2016.. ... "Classroom Without Walls" takes each grade level to a regional destination for several days in the first month of school, and ... "High School Program Planning Guide 2019-20" (PDF). Singapore American School. Retrieved 7 February 2020.. ...
a b c World Health Organization[full citation needed] *^ a b Kirchner, C., Stephen, G. & Chandu, F. (1987). "Estimated 1987 ... An individual shall also be considered to be blind for purposes of this title if he is blind as defined under a State plan ... with country and regional variation ranging from 2.4 to 5.5.[58] ... World Health Organization. Archived (PDF) from the original on ... a b c Morello, C. M. "Etiology and Natural History of Diabetic Retinopathy: An Overview." American Journal of Health-System ...
Health[edit]. Main article: Health in Ivory Coast. Life expectancy at birth was 42 for males in 2004; for females it was 47.[ ... "UN endorses plan to leave president in office beyond mandate" Archived 15 May 2011 at the Wayback Machine, IRIN, 14 October ... Relatively stable by regional standards, Ivory Coast established close political and economic ties with its West African ... "Population, Health, and Human Well-Being-- Côte d'Ivoire" (PDF). EarthTrends. 2003. Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 May ...
... none was planned in the South West. The South West Regional Assembly (SWRA) was the regional assembly for the South West region ... HealthEdit. The population in the region with the highest obesity level is Sedgemoor in Somerset, with 73.4%, the fifth in the ... "South West Regional Assembly, Draft Regional Spatial Strategy for the South West, paras.1.1.3 and 7.2.1" (PDF). Archived (PDF) ... "South West Regional Assembly, Draft Regional Spatial Strategy for the South West, para.1.1.1" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the ...
FDRHPO or Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization is an organization that strengthens the north country healthcare ... FDRHPO or Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization is an organization that strengthens the north country healthcare ... Do you work for Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization ? Become an administrator ... FDRHPO connects the Military Treatment Facility with the regional healthcare system. FDRHPO does not provide services; rather, ...
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  • The 53 countries of the European Region approved a new value- and evidence-based health policy framework for the Region, Health 2020, at the session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe in September 2012. (who.int)
  • The plan is to raise the funds by the end of 2020. (crouse.org)
  • The Plan has been put together in line with the new health policy framework, Health 2020, and built on a solid evidence base, including reviews of public health services in 41 of the 53 European Member States. (who.int)
  • Dr Kluge outlined the key elements of the resolution, which include taking forward the Action Plan as a pillar for implementation of Health 2020, acknowledging the revised EPHOs and the countries' need to assess their EPHOs, and collaborating on implementation under the leadership and with the support of WHO. (who.int)
  • During the extensive consultative process with Member States, the European Commission and nongovernmental organizations, adjustments were made to increase the focus on the social determinants of health, bring the time frame for implementation of the Action Plan in line with that of Health 2020, and develop a common glossary of terms. (who.int)
  • FDRHPO or Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization is an organization that strengthens the north country healthcare system for Fort Drum Soldiers, their Families and the surrounding civilian community. (idealist.org)
  • The Northern Virginia Health Systems Agency, the federally mandated health planning organization for suburban Virginia, recently signed the agreement with the District government and two sister health planning groups in suburban Maryland. (washingtonpost.com)
  • World Health Organization. (who.int)
  • Regional Office for Europe (‎ World Health Organization. (who.int)
  • Kaprio, Leo A. (‎ World Health Organization. (who.int)
  • The new Plan of Action for the Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis 2016-2019 was approved during the 54th Directing Council of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), which is being held this week in Washington, D.C. (paho.org)
  • 4 April 2013 - In March 2013, the Centre for Environmental Health Activities (CEHA) and the Euro-Arab Environment Organization (EAEO) signed a memorandum of understanding, which represents a statement of intent to collaborate together on joint activities in the fields of environmental health, mainly within the Eastern Mediterranean Region. (who.int)
  • According to the Ministry of Health (MoH)/World Health Organization (WHO), the number of deaths rose to 2,235 since 1 August 2018, when the outbreak was officially declared. (reliefweb.int)
  • Rural health organization : social networks and regionalization / Edward W. Hassinger. (who.int)
  • The Master of Health care Administration (MHA) program offers training in health organization leadership. (umn.edu)
  • The World Health Organization has said cockfighting can be linked to the spread of deadly viruses like the bird flu. (yubanet.com)
  • Managers Who Lead empowers health managers at all levels of an organization to lead teams to face challenges and achieve results. (msh.org)
  • The Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC) and the Berkshire Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) fully comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statuses and regulations in all programs and activities and conducts its programs, services and activities in a non-discriminatory manner. (berkshireplanning.org)
  • The WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, in collaboration with the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness - Eastern Mediterranean Region (IAPB-EMR), IMPACT EMR and Prevention of Blindness Union (PBU) organized a regional workshop on WHO Global Action Plan 2014-2019 'Towards Universal Eye Health' and Child Eye Health, from 18 to 20 March 2014 in Cairo, Egypt. (iapb.org)
  • The objective of the workshop was to guide Member States on developing and implementing national plans of avoidable blindness 2014-2019 in line with the WHO Global Action Plan 'Towards Universal Eye Health' within the framework of the health system. (iapb.org)
  • This summary report on the Regional workshop is to guide Eastern Mediterranean Region Member States on developing and implementing national plans of Avoidable Blindness 2014-2019 in line with the WHO Action Plan 'Towards Universal Eye Health' within the framework of the Health System. (iapb.org)
  • As of May 2019, BRHPC is working on a plan to become ADA Compliant. (brhpc.org)
  • Plan revisions were approved by the District Board of Health on June 27, 2019. (washoecounty.us)
  • The plan was approved in May 2019 by both the EMS Advisory Board and the District Board of Health. (washoecounty.us)
  • In May 2019, the South Korean government announced that it plans to invest around 1 trillion Won, which is US$ 1Bn in the research and development of high caliber medical devices. (medgadget.com)
  • In April 2019, ASH responded to the Health and Social Care Committee's Inquiry into the legislative proposals made to support the implementation of the NHS Long Term Plan. (ash.org.uk)
  • It is no coincidence that it was in Maldives that in 2017 WHO's Regional Committee endorsed the Malé Declaration - a Declaration dedicated to building health systems resilience to climate change. (who.int)
  • As project director for a community development corporation, New Growth , nested within the West Central Missouri Community Action Agency (WCMCAA), Ast is now part of a nine-county regional transportation project - Rides to Health and Wealth - that first began to gather momentum in 2017. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • The Rural Health Network Development Planning award can provide support for organizations with drawing-board projects that need launch support, like WCMCAA's Rides to Health and Wealth that first started to take shape in 2017. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • This project was Objective 5.1 of the Washoe County Five-Year EMS Strategic Plan (2017-2021). (washoecounty.us)
  • On June 15th, 2017, the Center hosted "Grant Writing for Emerging Leaders", a training to strengthen the skills of public health professionals for their next grant opportunity. (drexel.edu)
  • And while pay hikes may not be keeping pace with increasing responsibility levels, salaries for Health Facilities Management ( HFM ) readers are on the rise, according to a 2017 survey of management compensation conducted by HFM in cooperation with the American Society for Healthcare Engineering and the Association for the Healthcare Environment. (hfmmagazine.com)
  • Heroin addict Shawna Adkins, 27, sits in her room at the Crisis Stabilization Unit at the Mental Health Cooperative on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, in Nashville Tenn. (tennessean.com)
  • Supervisor Jacob Henry, left, and vice president Michael Kirshner stand in a patient room at the Mental Health Cooperative on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, in Nashville Tenn. (tennessean.com)
  • In the context of the IHR 2005 and Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA), IOM - the United Nations Migration Agency - is working to prevent, detect and respond to the ongoing 2018 Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak from a human mobility-centred perspective. (reliefweb.int)
  • Plan revisions were approved by the District Board of Health on June 28, 2018 with an effective date of October 1, 2018. (washoecounty.us)
  • 2018 Obamacare and Medicare plans are now available! (healthpocket.com)
  • Our ability to present 2018 health plans is temporarily delayed due to limited plan information from the federal government. (healthpocket.com)
  • A "psychiatric emergency room" is planned to open in Metro Center in 2018 as a way to more efficiently treat people in crisis, easing pressure on police who are often the first-responders in psychiatric emergencies. (tennessean.com)
  • Mental health crises in Nashville grow, prompting plans for a new 'psychiatric ER' A "psychiatric emergency room" is planned to open in Metro Center in 2018 as a way to more efficiently treat people in crisis, easing pressure on police who are often the first-responders in psychiatric emergencies. (tennessean.com)
  • The HIA Sprint was conducted as a partnership between the Metropolitan Area Planning Council, Berkshire Regional Planning Commission, and municipal officials from the Town of Egremont. (cdc.gov)
  • Berkshire Regional Planning Commission will provide assistance under this project to prepare organizations to reunite children with their families in emergencies. (berkshireplanning.org)
  • Berkshire Regional Planning Commission will provide review, discussion and feedback on the comprehensive Debris Management Plan developed by the Franklin Regional Council of Governments. (berkshireplanning.org)
  • The Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC) will assist the Towns of Adams, Dalton, Hinsdale and Sheffield with development of their Hazard Mitigation Plan. (berkshireplanning.org)
  • The Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC) will complete a comprehensive, baseline climate change and natural hazard vulnerability assessment, and work with the Town of Adams and Lanesborough to develop prioritized actions for dealing with priority hazards using the Community Resilience Building (CRB) workshop guide developed by the Nature Conservancy. (berkshireplanning.org)
  • The Berkshire Regional Planning Commission acts as the fiduciary agent for the Berkshire Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coalition. (berkshireplanning.org)
  • Cairo, Egypt, 18 January 2015 - The third regional stakeholders' meeting to review implementation of the International Health Regulations IHR (2005) concluded in Cairo, Egypt, on 13 January after over 130 participants from 17 countries in the Region collectively reviewed the progress countries are making in achieving the core capacities required under the IHR. (who.int)
  • The plan also highlighted the urgency of promoting awareness and ensuring high political commitment from countries for implementation of IHR core capacities in accordance with identified gaps, the strengthening of IHR national focal point capacity, and promoting cross-border collaboration for the sharing of best practices in the areas of managing and responding to acute and emerging health threats. (who.int)
  • The WHO Regional Director emphasized during the concluding session that implementation of the IHR should not be considered a health issue only. (who.int)
  • Based on 28 in-depth interviews, the authors explore some issues impacting on the implementation of the New Zealand National Health IT Plan. (hiirc.org.nz)
  • After six months of New Growth and West Central outreach regarding HealthTran as a resource for organizing and scheduling rides, the 11 original Memoranda of Agreement (MOA) partners joined the effort and supported work to fund planning and implementation. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is approving a state implementation plan (SIP) revision submitted by the State of West Virginia (West Virginia). (federalregister.gov)
  • EPA is approving this SIP revision and consequently converting the Agency's prior limited approval/limited disapproval of West Virginia's regional haze SIP revision to a full approval and withdrawing the federal implementation plan (FIP) provisions for addressing our prior limited disapproval. (federalregister.gov)
  • CDC gave Implementation awards to 35 communities to use proven programs and strategies to improve their community's health and wellness. (cdc.gov)
  • NEMA defines "sustainable development" as "the integration of social, economic and environmental factors into planning, implementation and decision-making so as to ensure that development serves present and future generations. (wikipedia.org)
  • All the area health planning organizations will continue to make decisions concerning health care in their own jurisdictions. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The cornerstone of the Hospital Preparedness Program is regional planning between partnering healthcare organizations. (sd.gov)
  • Although the network of healthcare and social service partners is core to the project, Ast emphasized the project is also important to many other community organizations since the health and wealth of a community include its resource abundance - and transportation options are one of those important resources. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • The CPHP brings the resources of the school to public health practitioners and engages public health organizations, healthcare organizations, and academia in meaningful and sustained partnership to address health in cities and improve the health of our communities. (drexel.edu)
  • For almost 25 years, Fogarty and its funding partners have been among the few organizations to support environmental and occupational health research training in LMICs. (nih.gov)
  • It draws from the experiences of regional equity coalitions and metropolitan planning organizations to identify five important conditions that must be met to achieve effective results. (policylink.org)
  • Today, the Humane Society family of organizations is advancing an 11-point policy plan to reduce animal suffering and help prevent future national and global pandemics . (yubanet.com)
  • There are many reasons health organizations may consider strengthening their organizational capacity to manage finances. (msh.org)
  • Blue Cross maintains that the time for regional efforts to control health care overexpansion and the consequent higher costs is long overdue. (washingtonpost.com)
  • if they affect the delivery, cost or quality of services in another health service area, or if the proposed service is highly specialized (e.g. heart surgery and kidney care) and requires regional coordination to insure high quality and efficient utilization. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The agreement comes at a time when each of the health planning agencies is developing comprehensive plans for health care growth and distribution in their jurisdictions. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The new agreement, while not creating one umbrella agency for the region, does form a common ground for the separate groups to work toward the same goals - keeping health care facilites well-distributed and well-utilized while curbing the rising costs of health care. (washingtonpost.com)
  • According to hospital officials, they hope to soon open a one-stop facility, separate from the main building, dedicated to comprehensive health care for area women. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Women are the biggest health care consumers and a comprehensive center for their health care does not exist in Prince George's County,' said John Spearman, Laurel Regional's president and chief operating officer. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • According to Spearman, female leaders in the county have called for a comprehensive women's health care center in the past and said a University of Maryland study confirmed the need for such a facility in the region. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Laurel Regional does have primary care providers and technology in place to treat women, such as a digital mammography machine used to perform mammograms, but some specialty services are limited and others are scattered throughout the hospital. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • The multi-disciplinary approach to health care is practiced in shock trauma facilities and in many cancer treatment centers. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Hall said the proposed center also would include preventive and wellness health care components to provide women with educational materials, seminars on nutrition, exercise, the importance of getting physicals and breast care information. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • The region is stratified in such a way that each stratum exhibits relatively homogeneous patterns of health care utilization. (stanford.edu)
  • But there is a way to ensure you have a say in health-care decisions that lie ahead, should there come a time when you are unable to speak for yourself. (wrha.mb.ca)
  • It's called advance care planning . (wrha.mb.ca)
  • Advance care planning is a way to help you think about, talk about and share your thoughts and wishes about future health care. (wrha.mb.ca)
  • It gives you a "voice" in decision making, helps you determine who would communicate for you if you are unable to communicate for yourself and should include conversations with your health-care team. (wrha.mb.ca)
  • Everyone should have a say in their health care. (wrha.mb.ca)
  • A guide to advance care planning, with thought-provoking questions to answer, and important details about various health-care treatments, as well as tips on developing and sharing your advance care plan. (wrha.mb.ca)
  • Carlisle Regional Medical Center wants to provide cost-efficient care needed to retain access to people covered by health insurer Highmark Inc. (pennlive.com)
  • BACKGROUND: Community-based health care planning and regulation necessitates grouping facilities and areal units into regions of similar health care use. (unc.edu)
  • Because the methodology is built upon theoretically sound principles of clustering analysis and health care service utilization, it is highly transferable across applications and suitable for grouping facilities or areal units. (unc.edu)
  • Maintain and expand hepatitis B vaccination to reach all children and target high-risk and vulnerable population groups, including health-care workers, men who have sex with men, sex workers and drug users. (paho.org)
  • Promote strict application of protocols and norms to prevent viral hepatitis infections in health-care settings. (paho.org)
  • This plan is a HMO , meaning you will have to stay within the insurance company's network, and will need to see a primary care doctor first and get a referral in order to see a specialist. (healthcare.com)
  • This plan is a Silver metal level plan, which generally has a mid-level monthly cost and deductible (and co-pay), and provides middle-of-the-road insurance coverage for people who occasionally use their health care benefits (doctors, prescription drugs, etc. (healthcare.com)
  • The moderate deductible on this plan means you will pay a fair amount of money out of pocket for medical care and prescriptions before your insurance kicks in. (healthcare.com)
  • Crouse Health has announced plans for the expansion and renovation of its Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), which is designated by the New York State Department of Health as the only hospital in Central New York to serve as the area's Regional Perinatal Center. (crouse.org)
  • Crouse Health Foundation also announces a $500,000 gift dedicated to the project from Neonatal Associates of Central New York, whose eight physicians care for 1,000 premature and critically ill infants from a 14-county region in Northern and Central New York annually. (crouse.org)
  • The planned unit will incorporate lifesaving technological advances, while also providing more space for families to bond with infants, a tangible expression of the NICU's focus on family-centered care. (crouse.org)
  • With more space for doctors and nurses to provide lifesaving care and greater comfort and privacy for families and their infants, the plans for a renovated NICU are a testament to Crouse's commitment to providing the highest level of care to our smallest patients, affectionately known as Crouse Little Fighters . (crouse.org)
  • If the appeal is successful, the Lansing-based health insurer, which has offered Medicaid Managed Care coverage to the mid-Michigan region since 1998, will continue to be an option for Medicaid-eligible individuals and families. (lansingchamber.org)
  • As one of Michigan's highest quality health plans, Physicians Health Plan (PHP) is proud to have cared for Medicaid Managed Care individuals and families since 1998 and will make every effort to continue that commitment to the region. (lansingchamber.org)
  • Data units from two research had been mixed whereby 19 households, 11 First Nations Health Worker (FNHW) and 56 multidisciplinary burn workforce members from throughout Australia described the precise or perceived function of FNHW in multidisciplinary burn care. (ahfad.org)
  • IOM facilitates this through enhancing the overall capacity of countries to prevent, coordinate, and manage infectious disease outbreaks, continually assessing and accounting for priorities within the humanitarian-development-peace nexus, fostering overall health system strengthening and contributing to achieving universal health care (UHC) through enhancing capacity at POCs/POEs in the DRC and Priority 1 border countries, whilst also planning for transition and recovery activities. (reliefweb.int)
  • The Doncaster CCG has agreed the Health and Care Working Together in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw,partnership should now look into detail of how the plans should move forwards. (doncasterfreepress.co.uk)
  • Premier Brian Gallant outlined over $25 million in new targeted investments to fund a multi-year plan to reduce wait times in New Brunswick's health-care system. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • The availability and delivery of health-care services has a significant impact on the quality of life of our residents and, in turn, on our economy," Gallant said. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • This is why we are investing in our multi-year plan to reduce wait times in health care. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • The hiring of new family physicians and specialists to increase access to primary health care. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • An increased number of nurse practitioners to increase access to primary health care. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • This plan provides us with the parameters to deliver quality care across the province. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • The plan will discuss rural population and patient health care needs (current and projected), and identify the necessary actions to support safe, high quality and sustainable rural and regional health care service delivery. (vic.gov.au)
  • Cooperation between Walloon, Flemish and French regions lies at the heart of this project, with patients living along the border gaining unrestricted access to the nearest health care institution, including emergency services, irrespective of the country it is located in. (europa.eu)
  • In addition to the benefit of receiving treatment, the project is helping reduce public spending on health care for both countries by simplifying and harmonising procedures and pooling health care resources. (europa.eu)
  • Information and communication through meetings with service providers and patients, combined with brochures on applying health conventions, helps ensure that professionals and residents are aware of the care available. (europa.eu)
  • Efforts are also focused on the legal framework as regards patient mobility (legislation, case law, etc.) and on promoting a cross-border health policy based on hospital care, outpatient care, mental health, and care for the elderly and handicapped, ensuring the inclusion of all members of society. (europa.eu)
  • Cross-border patient care and exchanges of services are another example of the importance of interregional cooperation - working across borders, and bringing health across borders. (europa.eu)
  • In the case of the 'Healthacross' project, it is not only about working across borders and bringing health care across borders, but for the cities of Gmünd in Lower Austria and České Velenice in South Bohemia which lie across the Austria/Czech Republic border, it can in some instances mean the difference between life and death. (europa.eu)
  • Similarly, Austrian patients like to use certain health care services on the Czech side of the border, such as the modern dialysis unit in Jindřichův Hradec, and the comprehensive rehabilitation services. (europa.eu)
  • In order to address these differences the project aims to improve cross-border cooperation, improving emergency care response times and providing better access to health care in general across the border region. (europa.eu)
  • Improved cooperation will also help in developing common quality standards for the health care sector, eliminating obstacles and simplifying patient transfers, thus ensuring continuity of care and guaranteeing the EU's fundamental freedoms for all patients. (europa.eu)
  • Promoting the exchange and joint utilisation of know-how and best practices, will in the long term, help in establishing a joint cross-border system for the health care sector. (europa.eu)
  • In order to provide functioning cross-border health care and cooperation in the health sector, the project has had to address the joint development of long-term structural plans for regional health care. (europa.eu)
  • For the EU, a particularly urgent issue is the funding of health care services between Member States with significant wage gaps. (europa.eu)
  • The Washoe County EMS Protocols is a regional patient care document for EMS providers. (washoecounty.us)
  • 1 ] Anticipating the end of life (EOL) and making health care decisions about appropriate or preferred treatment or care near the EOL is intellectually challenging and emotionally distressing for patients with advanced cancer, their families and friends, oncology clinicians, and other professional caregivers. (cancer.gov)
  • Utilization of burdensome and expensive health care resources of little therapeutic benefit. (cancer.gov)
  • This section summarizes the information that will allow oncology clinicians and patients with advanced cancer to create a plan of care to improve QOL at the end of life (EOL) by making informed choices about the potential harms of continued aggressive treatment and the potential benefits of palliative or hospice care. (cancer.gov)
  • The CPHP is the home of the federally funded Mid-Atlantic Regional Public Health Training Center , a collaborative project with the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health to increase the technical skills of the public health and health care workforce. (drexel.edu)
  • Expanding health care horizons : from a general systems concept of health to a national health policy / Henrik L. Blum. (who.int)
  • Opportunities for planning and partnerships with community agencies and the aged care and education sectors. (sa.gov.au)
  • Maternal and Child Health JD/MPH Maternal and Child Health focuses on the health and care of mothers, children, and families. (umn.edu)
  • This study evaluates the priority given to surgical care for children within national health policies , strategies and plans (NHPSPs). (bvsalud.org)
  • One of the bridges here that's really never been made is with health care -- what does this mean for our patients, what does this mean for providers," Sherman says. (nhpr.org)
  • The long-term benefit is a decrease in health care costs, decrease in illness, and at the same time, mitigating some of the impact of emissions and air pollution. (nhpr.org)
  • HFM Daily offers blog coverage by the award-winning HFM editorial team and links to in-depth information on health care design, construction, engineering, environmental services, operations and technology. (hfmmagazine.com)
  • In today's complicated, competitive health care career field, education and certification are becoming critical not only to advancement, but also to better salaries. (hfmmagazine.com)
  • With the aging of the health care management workforce and influx of baby boomers who plan to retire, many hospitals are or will be facing succession issues in the near future. (hfmmagazine.com)
  • Resilient design takes center stage as a top project consideration for health care facilities. (hfmmagazine.com)
  • This brief identifies a number of promising programs and practices in the health-care sector that promotes access to economic opportunities for people of color and other individuals facing barriers to opportunity. (policylink.org)
  • ASH has been certified as a producer of reliable health and social care information. (ash.org.uk)
  • It is funded by the Prevention and Public Health Fund, part of the Affordable Care Act. (cdc.gov)
  • For every $1 spent on health care in the United States, 75 cents is used to treat chronic diseases and factors that increase the risk of disease. (cdc.gov)
  • Launched in 1999 by the Philippines Department of Health, the Matching Grant Program (MGP) has dramatically expanded the coverage and quality of the primary health care provided to women and children in a decentralized program setting. (msh.org)
  • This book provides first-hand descriptions of Afghan and development agency actions to create a network of basic services and Afghan health workers who deliver lifesaving care and supplies deep inside Afghanistan. (msh.org)
  • These lessons are valuable for any institution concerned with promoting sustainability in the face of declining donor funding and increasing health care costs. (msh.org)
  • Achieving health equity requires valuing everyone equally with focused and ongoing societal efforts to address avoidable inequalities, historical and contemporary injustices, and the elimination of health and health care disparities. (umass.edu)
  • Cyprus, on behalf of countries of the European Union (EU), expressed its broad support of the Plan, with some minor changes to emphasize the importance of partnerships (with civil society, the private sector and the public through patient empowerment), primary health care, and the voluntary nature of the actions and measures. (who.int)
  • This paper gives mental health planners with an exemplar mannequin for utilizing the NMHSPF to support integrated planning at the regional stage and describes the boundaries, facilitators and key outcomes of this work. (ahfad.org)
  • Outcomes were compared across WHO regional and World Bank income -level classifications . (bvsalud.org)
  • Sherman says he hopes framing the often polarizing climate change issue in terms of health outcomes will make it more compelling to more of these stakeholders. (nhpr.org)
  • Local health departments in this collaboration have a key role to play in influencing policies of and brokering partnerships with other institutions that have a direct influence on the conditions contributing to poor heatlh outcomes and in supporting community-driven initiatives to address them. (phi.org)
  • Given the challenges affecting societies in the 21st century - globalization, ageing populations, climate change - a renewed focus on public health is both timely and appropriate with a view to achieving the best health outcomes with limited resources. (who.int)
  • The work of WHO in the Western Pacific Region : report of the Regional Director to the Regional Committee for the Western Pacific. (who.int)
  • From experiences of living on the family farm in Missouri and as a mother, health initiatives leader, and community developer, Kelly Ast is intimately aware that transportation is not only one of the most influential social determinants of rural health, it is also one of the most influential determinants of a rural community's health and wealth. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • BARHII's data committee has prioritized a list of indicators that illustrate the effects of social determinants on health and is developing a 'How To' Guide to assist in the data availability, collection, analysis and usage of about 25 priority social determinant of health indicators that can be used by local health departments and their partners for needs assessments, program development and policy advocacy. (phi.org)
  • Rising costs like these, health specialists say, are partly due to overexpansion of hospitals, sophisticated medical equipment and medical services. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Northern Virginia has taken a step toward regional planning that would look beyond its own borders by signing an agreement with two neighboring jurisdictions to prevent unnecessary duplication of hospitals and other health services. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Currently there is no formal exchange of information or coordinated effort among the area's health planning agencies to control the growth of new hospitals, sophisticated medical equipment or expensive services in the region. (washingtonpost.com)
  • In planning for health services, the need arises to determine the location, capacity and number of health centers for a geographically defined region. (stanford.edu)
  • An ambulance from the Cumberland Goodwill Emergency Medical Services enters the Carlisle Regional Medical Center. (pennlive.com)
  • BMC Health Services Research, 13 , 333. (unc.edu)
  • Integrate prevention, surveillance, treatment and control of viral hepatitis into health systems and services through budgeted national strategies or plans. (paho.org)
  • LANSING, MI - Physicians Health Plan (PHP) has announced it is appealing the recommendation of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) Joint Evaluation Committee to discontinue the PHP Medicaid Health Plan in Region 7 (Ingham, Eaton and Clinton counties). (lansingchamber.org)
  • Welcome to VCU Community Memorial Hospital (VCU CMH), a community owned nonprofit hospital that is dedicated to being the leader in health services for the south-central region of Virginia and portions of northern North Carolina. (lakegastonchamber.com)
  • In 2016, Queensland Health commissioned a trial software of the NMHSPF for joint mental health planning between a Primary Health Network (PHN) and the corresponding state Hospital and Health Services (HHSs) in a regional space. (ahfad.org)
  • The future of Doncaster's A&E department under is secure under a regional hospital services review - but changes remain possible in other services. (doncasterfreepress.co.uk)
  • Meanwhile, work to implement a previous service review, on hyper acute stroke services, can now move forward after a judicial review rejected a legal bid to block the plans. (doncasterfreepress.co.uk)
  • An enhancement to addiction and mental health services for New Brunswickers. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • Victoria's Rural and Regional Health System Design, Service and Infrastructure Plan ('the Rural Plan') is one of the locality stream plans under this framework and will articulate how rural and regional health services should be designed, configured, and capacity and clinical capability developed over the next 20 years. (vic.gov.au)
  • The Washoe County EMS Strategic Plan is a requirement of the Interlocal Agreement for Emergency Medical Services Oversight. (washoecounty.us)
  • The mission of the EMS Strategic Plan is to coordinate the delivery of efficient and effective emergency medical services to the citizens, businesses and visitors of Washoe County through collaboration with EMS providers. (washoecounty.us)
  • This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number 1 UB6HP31689-01-00 "Public Health Training Centers" for $3,699,596. (drexel.edu)
  • Other issues which have been identified include housing diversity and affordability, traffic, limited access to open space in some areas and regional variations in access to and use of services. (sa.gov.au)
  • The Utah Bicycle & Pedestrian Master Plan Design Guide was made possible by funding from the Department of Health and Human Services and the Utah Department of Health. (cyclingutah.com)
  • Senior clinicians and local campaigners have raised safety concerns over plans for a major reconfiguration of stroke services in Essex. (hsj.co.uk)
  • Approximately 15% of the world's population lives with disability and while they have the same sexual and reproductive health needs as people without disability, they face barriers accessing services and receiving appropriate information and education. (fpnsw.org.au)
  • Family Planning Australia's goal is full inclusion of people with disability in reproductive and sexual health services through equity of access to information and services provided by a skilled workforce. (fpnsw.org.au)
  • Family Planning Australia has been working in Fiji to ensure that people living with disability have equal access to information and services that uphold their sexual and reproductive health and rights. (fpnsw.org.au)
  • Some awardees also focus on improving social and emotional wellness-that is, helping to identify mental health needs and make it easier to get quality services. (cdc.gov)
  • These grants help smaller communities make lasting changes to reduce health gaps and expand services to prevent and manage chronic diseases. (cdc.gov)
  • BRPC will provide technical and planning services to assist the Towns in preparing a Hazard Mitigation Plan update to meet the requirements of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). (berkshireplanning.org)
  • NCTCOG establishes the Metropolitan Transportation Plan, which is a multimodal blueprint for transportation systems and services aimed at meeting the mobility needs of the NCTCOG area during the next 25 years. (scienmag.com)
  • The project is getting $2.6 million from the Tennessee Department Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services and $427,538 from the city. (tennessean.com)
  • The Mental Health Crisis Services Center will be built on the Mental Health Cooperative's campus in Metro Center. (tennessean.com)
  • Sma Behavioral Health Services, Inc. (hrsa.gov)
  • Douglas County Public Health Services Group, Inc. (hrsa.gov)
  • The WHO Regional Committee for Europe adopted the European Action Plan for Strengthening Public Health Capacities and Services at its 62nd session that concluded yesterday in Malta. (who.int)
  • Member States expressed their commitment to undertake further reviews of their public health services and integrate revised essential public health operations in their national strategies and systems. (who.int)
  • Other countries reiterated their support, stating their commitment to undertake further reviews of their public health services and integrate the revised EPHOs in their national strategies and systems. (who.int)
  • South African environmental law encompasses natural resource conservation and utilization, as well as land-use planning and development. (wikipedia.org)
  • FDRHPO connects the Military Treatment Facility with the regional healthcare system. (idealist.org)
  • At the planning tables were physical and mental healthcare representatives along with participants from the financial, business, education, housing development, and other service delivery sectors from the nine-county area. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • Well aware of HealthTran 's success in the non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) space, Ast explained that HealthTran is a membership-based rural transportation service in central Missouri where patients are referred by healthcare providers for transportation related to health needs. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • The Mutual Aid Evacuation Agreement (MAEA) is a plan specifically for healthcare facility evacuations due to a natural or technological disaster. (washoecounty.us)
  • In Spain, foreign students pay £50 a month towards their healthcare costs, while Australia charges £260 a year for restricted private health insurance for students. (pharmatimes.com)
  • Health Facilities Management, the American Society for Healthcare Engineering and the Association for the Healthcare Environment surveyed a random sample of 9,268 health facilities professionals to learn about trends in hospital compensation. (hfmmagazine.com)
  • The Community Transformation Grant (CTG) Program is one of many ways the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) works to improve the health and well-being of all Americans. (cdc.gov)
  • THRIVE assists communities to improve health and health equity through the selection and prioritization of local determinants of health and to develop effective strategies to achieve equity, improve health and safety, and reduce illness and injury. (phi.org)
  • Preparing for the public health impacts of climate change and bushfire and flood emergencies. (sa.gov.au)
  • There is also a need to plan for the potential public health risks which may arise from emergency events and climate change impacts. (sa.gov.au)
  • This rapid HIA examined the potential health impacts of new development and redevelopment, including providing public space in the transit station areas along the planned Chelsea Silver Line Extension, a new bus rapid transit (BRT) line. (cdc.gov)
  • This HIA, conducted by the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission in partnership with MDPH and the Metropolitan Area Planning Commission, assessed the potential health impacts of several streetscape design features, including increased pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure, low impact design storm water infrastructure, and parklets in crosswalk bump-outs. (cdc.gov)
  • They'll focus on the health impacts of emissions like carbon dioxide and methane, mercury and particulate matter and toxic industrial compounds. (nhpr.org)
  • We want to blend health decisions and impacts into the transportation decision-making process as well. (scienmag.com)
  • Kuala Lumpur : WHO Western Pacific Regional Centre for the Promotion of Environmental Planning and Applied Studies. (who.int)
  • In distinction, a disconnect between the precise expertise of First Nations households and health staff and that as perceived by multidisciplinary burn workforce members was evident. (ahfad.org)
  • The goal of the Center is to translate knowledge into practice by creating a bridge between academia and the public health workforce. (drexel.edu)
  • The process of developing a healthy nutrition policy in the Russian Federation began in 1998 on the initiative of the WHO Regional Office for Europe and with the support of the Norwegian Government. (who.int)
  • We are proud to support Maldives implement the Declaration and the SIDS Health Initiative. (who.int)
  • In that sense, Maldives' initiative well captures the core principle of the Sustainable Development Goals generally, and the health goal specifically - leaving no one behind. (who.int)
  • I actually got to the point where I didn't even want to get involved with another health and wellness initiative if transportation wasn't at its center. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • The Healthy Community Design Initiative, also known as the Built Environment and Health Initiative, is no longer a funded program and the information on this website is not being reviewed and updated on a regular basis. (cdc.gov)
  • The Central California Regional Obesity Prevention Program (CCROPP) has served as a site for the Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities initiative since December 2009. (phi.org)
  • But a new study focused on children found the benefits of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, or RGGI, were even greater than previously thought - preventing hundreds of childhood illnesses and saving an additional hundreds of millions of dollars. (nhpr.org)
  • The Bay Area Regional Health Inequities Initiative (BARHII) is a nationally recognized leader in transforming public health practice to advance health equity to create healthier communities. (phi.org)
  • Core operating support for the Bay Area Regional Health Inequities Initiative to advance a health equity practice in local health departments in the the Bay Area to address the root causes of social and health inequities through community and multi-sector collaboration. (phi.org)
  • BARHII's internal capacity committee is launching a regional initiative, with leadership from the 11 Bay Area health jurisdictions and a professional learning community structure, to incorporate educational attainment strategies into local health department categorical programming and policy advocacy. (phi.org)
  • The National Mental Health Service Planning Framework (NMHSPF) is an integrated planning software that estimates the sources required to ship the optimum mixture of mental health providers to a inhabitants. (ahfad.org)
  • IOM's Health, Border and Mobility Management (HBMM) framework aims to empower governments and communities to prevent, detect and respond to potential health threats along the mobility continuum (at points of origin, transit, destination and return). (reliefweb.int)
  • This statewide plan will provide the overarching framework for health system design and planning, and will be supported by a suite of service stream and locality plans. (vic.gov.au)
  • The Disability Inclusion and Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights program was based on a human rights framework with a focus on working in partnership with people with disability. (fpnsw.org.au)
  • The WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean along with national health authorities, recently concluded, between November and December 2014, a rapid assessment of national health sector preparedness and readiness measures for EVD in 18 out of 22 countries in the Region. (who.int)
  • Countries have our full commitment of support to ensure that each country in the Region is prepared and operationally ready for the detection, prevention and control of Ebola and any other emerging diseases," commented Dr Ala Alwan, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean. (who.int)
  • The work of WHO in the Eastern Mediterranean Region : annual report of the Regional Director. (who.int)
  • Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean, Session. (who.int)
  • More than 50 medical residents at North General Hospital in Harlem called off plans to picket yesterday and announced that they had reached a tentative settlement with management. (crainsnewyork.com)
  • USA Building, the Parsippany, N.J.-based division of Swedish construction giant Skanska, was awarded a $134 million contract to build a new flagship hospital complex for Capital Health, based in Trenton. (crainsnewyork.com)
  • John Spearman is president and chief operating officer of Laurel Regional Hospital, which is kicking off plans to expand with a women's health center. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Laurel Regional Hospital officials are in the development stage of a major project that focuses on tackling women's health issues in a big way. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • The high incidence of breast cancer in Prince George's County is one of the reasons hospital officials saw a need for a comprehensive health center for women. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Hospital officials said having a centralized facility for women to receive treatment for most ailments also would benefit those who neglect their health because of transportation limitations. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • As Central New York's premier birthing hospital and home to the Regional NICU, Crouse Health is deeply grateful to the physicians of Neonatal Associates of Central New York," says President and CEO Kimberly Boynton . (crouse.org)
  • Crouse Health has a rich history of proudly caring for mothers and infants, delivering more babies than any other hospital in Central New York," says Boynton. (crouse.org)
  • Prior to joining PacificSource in 2008, Bishop worked for Rocky Mountain Health Plans in Colorado and for Good Samaritan Hospital in Corvallis, Ore. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmaD) in 2006 from Oregon Health Sciences University and Oregon State University. (pacificsource.com)
  • Out-of-state hospitals requesting to be a designated hospital in the Alabama Trauma and Health System will follow the same process as outlined in 420-2-2-.03 . (alabamapublichealth.gov)
  • It now appears that the Hospital will need to begin anew in developing a plan for the expansion of (Hinckley's) current conditional release privileges," prosecutors wrote in their motion. (wtvr.com)
  • Baxter County Regional Hospital, Inc. (hrsa.gov)
  • IOM aligns its priorities with Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 3d, namely strengthening the capacity of all countries, for early warning, risk reduction and management of national and global health risks. (reliefweb.int)
  • The West Africa GEOHealth hub is studying workers at the Agbogbloshie electronic waste site in Accra, Ghana, to better understand the health risks of e-waste recycling, a growing industry. (nih.gov)
  • Whether captive-bred or wild-caught, wild animals bought and sold for the exotic pet trade or other commercial purposes can spread a variety of viral, bacterial, fungal and parasitic infections that pose serious health risks to humans. (yubanet.com)
  • President Zuma has unveiled a plan to make higher education free for poor students, but with the country's budget already under pressure this risks causing big financial strains. (africanbusinessmagazine.com)
  • The tool will serve as a community resource within the Santa Barbara County Conservation Blueprint and should improve communication, network building, and support community priorities through a regional approach to fire resilience and habitat health. (consbio.org)
  • PHI will conduct a training of trainers for use of THRIVE (the Tool for Health and Resilience in Vulnerable Environments) and its use in community-level health equity projects in the regions we serve. (phi.org)
  • The hubs together form a network intended to serve as a platform to coordinate activities and provide a credible source for state-of-the-art knowledge on environmental and occupational health. (nih.gov)
  • Known as GEOHealth, short for Global Environmental and Occupational Health , the program's first awards - in the form of cooperative agreements - were issued in 2015. (nih.gov)
  • Environmental and occupational health problems cross national boundaries, so research and training efforts to understand these problems through our GEOHealth hubs serves not only those affected locally, but all people suffering related issues," said NIEHS Director Dr. Linda Birnbaum. (nih.gov)
  • Regional integrated service planning has been recognized as a key precedence for enhancing the mental health system in Australia. (ahfad.org)
  • The intention of this work was to collaborate with stakeholders from every organisation to accumulate obtainable information on the supply and sources of present mental health providers in the area and examine these to NMHSPF estimates to determine potential precedence areas for planning. (ahfad.org)
  • Negative side effects include tachycardia, heart palpitations and anxiety, and the ISSN paper highlights that 50% of elite athletes face mental health problems at some point in their careers. (salisburypost.com)
  • WASHINGTON (CNN) - A Virginia mental health facility has dropped out of a plan to allow presidential assailant John Hinckley Jr. to participate in social group sessions, according to a government court motion issued Friday. (wtvr.com)
  • The government wants the opportunity to have its mental health experts review any new plans St. Elizabeths may develop for Hinckley. (wtvr.com)
  • Patterson and a second government mental health expert said Hinckley should have kept to his itineraries to prove he could be trusted. (wtvr.com)
  • Because open space is associated with various mental and physical benefits, a lack of access to it can pose health consequences. (wikipedia.org)
  • Punching a wall and other physical manifestations of anger, if repeated constantly, is a mental health issue. (pbs.org)
  • The cooperative built a "psychiatric emergency room" to reduce the number of people who end up in jail when they have a mental health crisis and are not breaking the law. (tennessean.com)
  • It's important to think about this as Nashville's mental health ER," Paul said. (tennessean.com)
  • The Mental Health Cooperative is putting in $447,463. (tennessean.com)
  • This funding will support the provincial government's priorities as set out in the New Brunswick Family Plan‎ , which aims to improve the health of all New Brunswickers. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • It also aligns with objectives set out in the Common Statement of Principles on Shared Health Priorities, which was endorsed by federal, provincial and territorial governments in August. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • Each hub addresses health threats that are high priorities in their respective regions. (nih.gov)
  • It lifts up strategies concentrated in seven areas, all helping communities to plan for equitable growth, remove employment barriers, grow good jobs, and strengthen the education pipeline. (policylink.org)
  • He explained that the Plan had been developed through an extensive consultative process to strengthen integrated service delivery in health protection, disease prevention and health promotion. (who.int)
  • Specific to the organization's one year grant-supported efforts are convening activities, coalition and network building, and creating a strategic plan outline. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • The development of a cooperative health planning scheme for the entire metropolitan area also comes three years after Congress passed a new national health planning act that set a goal to establish strong regional planning bodies to cut across state lines in multistate metropolitan areas. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Create national plans for fighting hepatitis. (paho.org)
  • As part of that, we are proud to be providing technical assistance to ensure health is well covered in national climate planning, alongside tailored initiatives such as the training workshop on protecting communities from air pollution we held just last week. (who.int)
  • As the recently launched National Action Plan on Air Pollutants highlights, that point is crucial. (who.int)
  • The WHO has assessed the risk of the current DRC EVD outbreak at national and regional levels as very high as a result of the transportation and trade links between the affected areas, the rest of the country and neighbouring countries, internal displacement and the movement of refugees from DRC to neighbouring countries. (reliefweb.int)
  • Up to £500 million could be recovered from overseas visitors' and migrants' use of the National Health Service every year, according to a UK government report. (pharmatimes.com)
  • This SIP revision changes West Virginia's reliance on the Clean Air Interstate Rule (CAIR) to reliance on the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) with the purpose of addressing certain regional haze requirements and the visibility protection requirements for the 2010 sulfur dioxide (SO 2 ) national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS). (federalregister.gov)
  • Global and regional overview of the inclusion of paediatric surgery in the national health plans of 124 countries: an ecological study. (bvsalud.org)
  • When stratified by WHO region and World Bank income level, the West Pacific region led the inclusion of 'pediatric surgery ' in national health plans, with 17% of its countries mentioning this term. (bvsalud.org)
  • Increased awareness of children 's surgical needs in national health plans might constitute a critical step to scale up surgical system in these countries. (bvsalud.org)
  • This law includes some provisions of regulating the production, import and use of pesticides that damage human health and environment such as soil, air, forest, sea, freshwater and underground water, and these provisions are considered as basic provisions in national pesticide management. (fao.org)
  • Through capacity building programs, we have successfully trained staff and volunteers to create disability inclusive clinical and educational organisations, including designing a national curriculum on sexual and reproductive health and rights for students with disability. (fpnsw.org.au)
  • and National Coalition for Health Equity Work Group of the National Association of City and County Health Officers. (phi.org)
  • BARHII is working with the National Coalition of Chronic Disease Directors to develop a state health department version of this Self-Assessment Toolkit. (phi.org)
  • Maldives has always understood the connection between climate change and air pollution and has acted to reduce their impact on public health and well-being. (who.int)
  • Yes, climate change and air pollution threaten the health of our planet and the many species that share it. (who.int)
  • BARHII's built environment committee is developing a series of materials on the connection between climate change and health equity for local health department staff to use in raising their own awareness and engaging the communities they serve in local efforts around climate change. (phi.org)
  • BARHII plays a key role in bringing health equity considerations into the development of the region's Sustainable Communities Strategy - a regional land use and transportation investment plan in response to state Senate Bill 375 the climate change law. (phi.org)
  • Manila : WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific. (who.int)
  • A chronological account of milestones in the history of the WHO Regional Office for Europe, moving from 1948 to 1990. (who.int)
  • These funds will go to real on-the-ground projects in communities that represent the diverse interests of Long Island Sound," said Ira Leighton, acting regional administrator of EPA's New England office. (epa.gov)
  • IHC Silver HMO Regional Preferred $50/$75 is an Obamacare health insurance plan offered by AmeriHealth New Jersey* that is available for individuals and families. (healthcare.com)
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  • This book describes the lessons learned by the Kenyan Ministry of Health in developing a successful user fee program. (msh.org)
  • The Center for Public Health Practice (CPHP) is part of the Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health. (drexel.edu)
  • What's New at the Center for Public Health Practice? (drexel.edu)
  • Our dual and joint degree programs provide a foundation in public health while complementing professional practice. (umn.edu)
  • If you are a practicing professional looking to add and MPH to your already obtained degree, see the Executive MPH in Public Health Practice . (umn.edu)
  • If you are a practice dentist, please consider the Executive MPH in Public Health Practice . (umn.edu)
  • The Public Health Practice major allows you to gain a understanding of public health issues and interventions. (umn.edu)
  • Originally published in 1987, Cost-Benefit Analysis in Urban and Regional Planning, outlines the theory and practice of cost-benefit analysis (CBA) in the context of urban and regional planning. (routledge.com)
  • advancing public health research to inform policy and practice. (who.int)
  • That, ladies and gentlemen, is precisely what the WHO-supported BreatheLife campaign is all about: working to improve human health by improving the health of the natural and man-made environments we inhabit. (who.int)
  • Funded by the California Coastal Conservancy, the RPP helps with the planning, mapping, and prioritization of projects that will proactively address wildfire threat in Santa Barbara County, as well as improve forest and habitat health. (consbio.org)
  • An accelerated adoption of electronic medical records to improve the health status of New Brunswickers and position the province as a leader in electronic medical records in Canada. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • The research hubs are designed to develop a critical mass of scientists who understand how the environment triggers disease, identify effective interventions and spur policy changes to improve health. (nih.gov)
  • Community Health Promotion aims to improve the health of communities. (umn.edu)
  • The DNP/MPH dual degree program allows DNP students to bridge the knowledge of nursing and public health to address public health policy issues and create and implement evidence-based interventions to improve the health of populations. (umn.edu)
  • The bottom line is, everyone is a pedestrian at some point in their day, and we believe these plans will improve their quality of life by building environments that facilitate walking and biking," said McIff. (cyclingutah.com)
  • It points out clearly the principles and activities needed to conserve, protect and improve the country's environment, and to minimize any negative effects that may cause to human health and economic development by destruction and pollution of environment. (fao.org)
  • The CTG program is expected to improve the health of more than 4 out of 10 people in the United States. (cdc.gov)
  • The CTG Small Communities Program helps improve health for about 9.2 million more Americans. (cdc.gov)
  • A data bank of transportation infrastructure elements that improve multiple public health objectives related to safety, air quality and physical activity. (scienmag.com)
  • Such information can help improve the overall health and safety benefit of Arlington school district routes between homes and campuses. (scienmag.com)
  • Integrating public health recommendations into transportation planning can tangibly help to improve the quality of life for our residents,' Mayor Price said. (scienmag.com)
  • The Plan will build on these initiatives and identify opportunities for further collaboration between the Councils and other agencies. (sa.gov.au)
  • This creates imbalances in power, information, and financial resources that exist across medical, social, and public health systems-a fundamental problem that confronts many attempts at meaningful cross-sector collaboration. (rwjf.org)
  • Blue Cross officials call the regional planning approach "the only alternative to enormous waste and expense. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The Northern Virginia Health Systems Agency reviews medical project proposals costing more than $100,000 and advises state health officials on whether they are needed in Northern Virginia. (washingtonpost.com)
  • It is intended for leaders of health and family planning programs, officials of donor agencies, and planners responsible for implementing decentralization. (msh.org)
  • This booklet describes the creation of a network of reproductive health managers from Francophone countries in Africa and the Caribbean. (msh.org)
  • In a statement in early December, Paul Lambdin, president of Health Net of the Northeast, said the insurer was not withdrawing from the region. (crainsnewyork.com)
  • The Coalition conducts emergency preparedness planning and response activities related to Boards of Health, such as responding to bioterrorism and pandemic flu threats. (berkshireplanning.org)
  • We are here to answer any questions you may have about our The Lake Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce. (lakegastonchamber.com)
  • In the past five years, breast cancer deaths declined from nearly 900 in 2007 statewide to slightly more than 800 estimated for this year, according to local health department figures. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Obesity and diabetes are also major health problems in the county, with more than 100,000 diabetic cases diagnosed, according to health department figures. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • The regional response to viral hepatitis has lacked focus in the past, but we now have the opportunity to build a vigorous public health approach," said Marcos Espinal, director of PAHO's Communicable Diseases and Health Analysis department. (paho.org)
  • The Department of Sociology offers a Graduate Certificate in Domestic Violence for persons working or planning to work in the domestic violence field. (gradschools.com)
  • As the Regional Human Resources Specialist , you will serve as an extension of the Corporate HR Department by providing HR support to the Region. (simplyhired.com)
  • The Department of Health has published what it calls is the first comprehensive study of how widely migrants use the NHS. (pharmatimes.com)
  • The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) Healthy Community Design Program uses HIA and Health in All Policies approaches to build on its substantial work integrating land-use and transportation planning with health at the state, regional, and local levels. (cdc.gov)
  • This HIA Sprint focused on the Town of Egremont's Complete Streets Prioritization Plan, required by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation Complete Streets Funding Program. (cdc.gov)
  • Representatives from the Utah Department of Health (UDOH), Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT), Wasatch Front Regional Council (WFRC), and Utah Transit Authority (UTA), among other partners, worked together to create the guide. (cyclingutah.com)
  • It is a collaborative of public health directors, officers, senior managers and staff from the 11 San Francisco Bay Area health departments and the California Department of Public Health. (phi.org)
  • BARHII's community committee conducted and is reporting on qualitative assessments done via site visits in seven local health jurisdictions with health department staff and community agencies to highlight efforts to increase health equity as well as strengths and gaps in public health-community partnerships. (phi.org)
  • The cooperative is in a partnership with the Nashville health department and Nashville police department. (tennessean.com)
  • It's important to get people into treatment faster because the longer they are with a police officer the more agitated they become and the "higher your odds of doing something that gets (them) on the wrong side of the law," said Dr. Bill Paul, director of the Metro Public Health Department. (tennessean.com)
  • Action plan for a tobacco-free Europe. (who.int)
  • BRPC will conduct public outreach, a risk assessment, and develop the plans. (berkshireplanning.org)
  • A self-assessment tool for countries that was developed in conjunction with the Plan will be developed further and simplified. (who.int)
  • The Action plan for the health sector response to HIV in the WHO European Region is a continuation of the work began by and lessons learnt from the European Action plan for HIV/AIDS 2012-2015. (who.int)
  • Under the proposed shakeup, which is set to be discussed by the regional clinical senate in the coming weeks, a specialist hyper acute stroke unit would be established at Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals Foundation Trust for the patch, which has two other acute providers. (hsj.co.uk)
  • Staff input helps hospitals to plan outside of the box and achieve efficient designs. (hfmmagazine.com)
  • Regional policy projects across the EU are playing an active role in dealing with these and many other challenges, by undertaking projects designed to generate employment, raise educational achievement, develop renewable energy sources, boost productivity and give all citizens access to opportunities. (europa.eu)
  • The PHAP program trains students to become leaders and innovators in public health management, analysis, and policy. (umn.edu)
  • HSRPA identifies the effects of leadership and policy on health interventions. (umn.edu)
  • The Public Health Public Policy degree trains students to address public policies with a public health perspective. (umn.edu)
  • The Central California Regional Obesity Prevention Program (CCROPP) began in 2005 as a model program utilizing a policy and environmental change approach to help community members gain access to healthy food, beverages and safe spaces to be physically active. (phi.org)
  • It also calls for the development of common positions on health planning issues and the establishment of criteria to identify health facilites or plans that would affect more than one jurisdiction. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The purpose of the workshop was to follow-up on the progress of the South-East European countries in their development of food and nutrition action plans. (who.int)
  • The first consultation on development of food and nutrition action plans in the countries of southeastern Europe took place in Slovenia in June 2000. (who.int)
  • The development of Victoria's first, 20 year Statewide Design, Service and Infrastructure Plan for Victoria's Health System is underway. (vic.gov.au)
  • The western Missouri agency used funding from the Health Resources and Service Administration's Rural Health Network Development Planning Program grant to address the region's rural transportation need. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • Ast pointed out that an initial focus of network planning and project development was changing attitudes around transportation. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • Nearly a third of respondents say they have the issue on their radar, and have a succession plan in place or under development. (hfmmagazine.com)
  • They give special attention to rural and frontier areas and communities that face major health gaps. (cdc.gov)
  • The new Highmark plan, called Community Blue Premier Flex, is being marketed across central Pennsylvania, but the coverage won't take effect until Jan. 1, 2014. (pennlive.com)
  • PacificSource Health Plans is an independent, not-for-profit community health plan serving Idaho, Montana, and Oregon. (pacificsource.com)
  • PacificSource Community Health Plans is a subsidiary of PacificSource Health Plans and markets Medicare Advantage products under the name PacificSource Medicare. (pacificsource.com)
  • The paper aims to stimulate discussion and input from the sector and wider community on key system and service design and planning considerations for rural and regional Victoria. (vic.gov.au)
  • My involvement in my own local community's projects gives me a very clear understanding of how the lack of transportation options influences health and wealth in a rural community," Ast said. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • This both assists faculty in the dissemination of their work and responds to the needs of the public health community. (drexel.edu)
  • This plan is aimed at ensuring that both Councils provide every opportunity for a "Healthy Community" - where each community and the region overall is active, connected, safe and equitable and embraces healthy living and wellbeing. (sa.gov.au)
  • We are seeking community feedback and input into key directions of health and wellbeing to be included in this new Regional Plan. (sa.gov.au)
  • The Cities of Unley and Mitcham already undertake a range of initiatives which support community health and wellbeing. (sa.gov.au)
  • MDPH supports HIAs that focus on assessing policies, programs, and plans that influence the built environment, and uses the Massachusetts Healthy Community Design Toolkit: Leveraging Positive Change [PDF - 3.22 MB] as a Health in All Policies tool to integrate health into the routine work of regional planning agencies. (cdc.gov)
  • The new Utah Bicycle & Pedestrian Master Plan Design Guide is a tool that planners, advocates, and governments can use to make their community bike friendly. (cyclingutah.com)
  • CDC gave Capacity-Building awards to 26 communities to build skills and systems to support community health efforts and ensure long-term success. (cdc.gov)
  • In addition to managing margins, regional plans also have limited resources to manage changing regulations and configure their solution quickly to meet the market demands. (healthedge.com)
  • The hiring of additional resources to support suicide prevention and health promotion. (sackvilletribunepost.com)
  • With a mission of connecting resources and creating collaborations gearing up to meet regional rural transportation needs, WCMCAA and New Growth leveraged grant funds to support staff and outreach needs in order to grow the Rides to Health and Wealth network and project of the same name. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • The grant provided funding and resources that supported a regional approach to building a transportation network. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • Review of human resources for health in the Western Pacific Region : 1978-1997 (WPR/RC48/2). (who.int)
  • Two Fresno State Leadership students will work at the California Regional Obesity Prevention Program on children's health awareness and good nutrition. (phi.org)
  • A UTA interdisciplinary team is formulating recommendations for the North Texas Council of Governments that take into account public health measures in a regional transportation plan. (scienmag.com)
  • Very strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with stakeholders, including regional team. (simplyhired.com)
  • It links transportation decisions to public health, basically giving planners and decision makers a tool in which to measure these decisions. (scienmag.com)
  • Consultation for the Rural Plan is being supported through a Discussion Paper, available in Downloads on this page, and a series of consultation forums. (vic.gov.au)
  • The paper includes an on-line link for feedback and views on the current and projected issues facing rural and regional Victorian's. (vic.gov.au)
  • The western Missouri effort for Rides to Health and Wealth is an infrastructure that adapted many elements of the Missouri Rural Health Association 's (MRHA) HealthTran ride resourcing and scheduling platform. (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • Read more about HealthTran in RHIhub's Rural Health Models and Innovations . (ruralhealthinfo.org)
  • The Crouse Health Foundation plans to raise $10 million through private gifts to the CrouseCares comprehensive campaign to support the $31 million NICU expansion and renovation project. (crouse.org)
  • Cachuma Resource Conservation District (RCD) is working in partnership with Conservation Biology Institute, LegacyWorks, and Sharyn Main Consulting on this Regional Priority Plan (RPP), which is a flagship project of the Santa Barbara County Conservation Blueprint . (consbio.org)
  • In that instance he was seeking approval for a large meditation structure, but his plans were hindered when it was discovered the project fell within a core sage grouse population area. (codyenterprise.com)
  • Additional support for this project is provided by Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health. (drexel.edu)
  • The HIA Sprint process increases understanding and capacity of non-HIA practitioners to use a health lens in their current and future project work by familiarizing them with the steps, methods, and data used in HIAs. (cdc.gov)
  • The NCTCOG grant is titled 'Public Health Performance Measures and Their Role in the Regional Metropolitan Transportation Planning Process Project. (scienmag.com)
  • The project evaluates public health performance measures and their role in the regional metro transportation planning process. (scienmag.com)
  • The long-term collective goal is to fundamentally transform agriculture in the San Joaquin Valley to a fair, sustainable and resilient system prioritizing human and ecological health. (phi.org)
  • Pesticide Management is done under the coordinated planning and leadership of the government, from the principle of contributing to the protection of human health and ecological system and increasing agricultural production. (fao.org)
  • The "Law on Land", "Law on Rivers", "Law on Agriculture", "Law on Pomiculture", "Law on Fish Breeding", "Law on Quality Control", "Law on Conservation of Biodiversity" and "Law on Public Health" also mention the provisions of regulating the use of dangerous pesticides and protecting the ecological environment and people who handle these pesticides. (fao.org)
  • Carlisle Regional and Geisinger Health System are among these, and Highmark customers who use them will face higher out-of-pocket costs. (pennlive.com)
  • Alabama Trauma Regions' Plans were developed in the same format to ensure consistency and compliance with Alabama Trauma and Health System legislation. (alabamapublichealth.gov)
  • In addition, the trauma plans include all currently approved Trauma and Health System Rules. (alabamapublichealth.gov)
  • This agreement will give health planning agencies a much stronger stance, a more effective role in health planning," said Dean Montgomery, director of the Northern Virginia Health Systems Agency. (washingtonpost.com)
  • As Vice President and Idaho Regional Director, Bishop will lead PacificSource's Idaho team - which includes offices in Boise and Idaho Falls - and will continue to partner and build relationships with communities, businesses, and provider groups across the Gem State. (pacificsource.com)
  • He will fit seamlessly into the Idaho Regional Director position and will be a tremendous asset when it comes to collaborating on the state and local levels, on both public and private initiatives that will benefit all Idahoans. (pacificsource.com)
  • Joy Hill, planning and zoning director for Park County, said neither West nor his associates have submitted applications for his West Lake property in recent months. (codyenterprise.com)
  • Communities, fish and wildlife are the real winners of the Long Island Sound Futures Fund grants," said Regional Director Marvin Moriarty of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Northeast Region. (epa.gov)
  • At the same time, a typical type of non-group health insurance coverage supplied by Blue Cross-Blue Shield will soon cost subscribers in Northern Virginia $71.40 a month, compared to a monthly rate of $29.43 five years ago. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Input from the individual agencies in each other's plans hopefully will produce common positions on health planning issues, a Northern Virginia health planner said. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Virginia health facility bows out of proposed treatment plan for John Hinckley Jr. (wtvr.com)
  • According to the court filing, St. Elizabeths sent an August 8 letter stating that Colonial Behavioral Health, People's Place facility in Williamsburg, Virginia, had withdrawn from the plan to participate in Hinckley's treatment. (wtvr.com)