Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
Organized services to provide mental health care.
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.
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)
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.
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 concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.
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.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
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.
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
Organized services to provide health care to women. It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
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)
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
Human females as cultural, psychological, sociological, political, and economic entities.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
Services designed for HEALTH PROMOTION and prevention of disease.
Organized services to provide health care to adolescents, ages ranging from 13 through 18 years.
The state wherein the person is well adjusted.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in the aged and the maintenance of health in the elderly.
Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.
Health services for employees, usually provided by the employer at the place of work.
Health care programs or services designed to assist individuals in the planning of family size. Various methods of CONTRACEPTION can be used to control the number and timing of childbirths.
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.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.
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.
Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
A constituent organization of the DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES concerned with protecting and improving the health of the nation.
Health care provided to specific cultural or tribal peoples which incorporates local customs, beliefs, and taboos.
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)
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.
The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.
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.
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.
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)
Community health and NURSING SERVICES providing coordinated multiple services to the patient at the patient's homes. These home-care services are provided by a visiting nurse, home health agencies, HOSPITALS, or organized community groups using professional staff for care delivery. It differs from HOME NURSING which is provided by non-professionals.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
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).
A division of the UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE that is responsible for the public health and the provision of medical services to NATIVE AMERICANS in the United States, primarily those residing on reservation lands.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
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.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
The status of health in rural populations.
The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
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.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
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.
Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
Services designed to promote, maintain, or restore dental health.
The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
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).
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
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.
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
The status of health in urban populations.
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.
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.
Outside services provided to an institution under a formal financial agreement.
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to people living in a community or neighborhood.
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)
A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.
Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.
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.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
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 care provided to individuals.
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.
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.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
Health services for college and university students usually provided by the educational institution.
The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.
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.
Application of marketing principles and techniques to maximize the use of health care resources.
The physical condition of human reproductive systems.
An infant during the first month after birth.
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.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients.
The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.
Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.
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.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Human females who are pregnant, as cultural, psychological, or sociological entities.
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.
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.
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.
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to mothers and children.
Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
Women who are physically and mentally abused over an extended period, usually by a husband or other dominant male figure. Characteristics of the battered woman syndrome are helplessness, constant fear, and a perceived inability to escape. (From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 3d ed)
Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
Organized services for the purpose of providing diagnosis to promote and maintain health.
The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.
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.
All organized methods of funding.
Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.
Health care services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis, rather than by admission to a hospital or other health care facility. The services may be a part of a hospital, augmenting its inpatient services, or may be provided at a free-standing facility.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
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.
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.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
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.
The use of community resources, individual case work, or group work to promote the adaptive capacities of individuals in relation to their social and economic environments. It includes social service agencies.
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.
Process of shifting publicly controlled services and/or facilities to the private sector.
The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).
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)
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
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)
Descriptions and evaluations of specific health care organizations.
Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
Amounts charged to the patient as payer for health care services.
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.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
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.
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.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Services offered to the library user. They include reference and circulation.
Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.
The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.
Providing for the full range of personal health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and rehabilitation of patients.
A general concept referring to the organization and administration of nursing activities.
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)
Care provided the pregnant woman in order to prevent complications, and decrease the incidence of maternal and prenatal mortality.
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.
An organized procedure carried out through committees to review admissions, duration of stay, professional services furnished, and to evaluate the medical necessity of those services and promote their most efficient use.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
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 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.
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.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
Customer satisfaction or dissatisfaction with a benefit or service received.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
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.
A geographic location which has insufficient health resources (manpower and/or facilities) to meet the medical needs of the resident population.
Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XIX, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, administered by the states, that provides health care benefits to indigent and medically indigent persons.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
The capacity of an organization, institution, or business to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, personnel, materiel, etc.
Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
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.
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)
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
A province of Canada lying between the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec. Its capital is Toronto. It takes its name from Lake Ontario which is said to represent the Iroquois oniatariio, beautiful lake. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p892 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p391)
The giving of advice and assistance to individuals with educational or personal problems.
Groups of persons whose range of options is severely limited, who are frequently subjected to COERCION in their DECISION MAKING, or who may be compromised in their ability to give INFORMED CONSENT.
Those facilities which administer health services to individuals who do not require hospitalization or institutionalization.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
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.
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)
The rights of women to equal status pertaining to social, economic, and educational opportunities afforded by society.
Hospitals controlled by various types of government, i.e., city, county, district, state or federal.
The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.
The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.
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.
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.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.
Individual members of North American ethnic groups with ancient historic ancestral origins in Asia.
The interactions between members of a community and representatives of the institutions within that community.
Organized services to provide diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of genetic disorders.
A method of data collection and a QUALITATIVE RESEARCH tool in which a small group of individuals are brought together and allowed to interact in a discussion of their opinions about topics, issues, or questions.
A republic in southern Africa, the southernmost part of Africa. It has three capitals: Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative), and Bloemfontein (judicial). Officially the Republic of South Africa since 1960, it was called the Union of South Africa 1910-1960.
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the islands of the central and South Pacific, including Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia, and traditionally Australasia.
Facilities which administer the delivery of psychologic and psychiatric services to people living in a neighborhood or community.
Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.
Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.
Societal or individual decisions about the equitable distribution of available resources.
Financial resources provided for activities related to health planning and development.
Health care provided on a continuing basis from the initial contact, following the patient through all phases of medical care.
The personal cost of acute or chronic disease. The cost to the patient may be an economic, social, or psychological cost or personal loss to self, family, or immediate community. The cost of illness may be reflected in absenteeism, productivity, response to treatment, peace of mind, or QUALITY OF LIFE. It differs from HEALTH CARE COSTS, meaning the societal cost of providing services related to the delivery of health care, rather than personal impact on individuals.
Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the mother.
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  • Our full range of gynecology services include obstetrics (pregnancy) services, family planning, urology and much more. (
  • Women's Health Services is an all female practice providing obstetrics and gynecology (OB/GYN) services in Arlington, TX. (
  • For more information about our services or to schedule an appointment, contact the Gynecology Department at 773-935-6126. (
  • As experts in obstetrics and gynecology care, we offer expert information and treatments to meet your unique health care needs. (
  • Obstetrics and gynecology experts at UH Richmond Medical Center offer comprehensive healthcare for women throughout every life stage. (
  • Our highly qualified physicians and doctors provide exceptional care for a broad range of women's concerns from routine gynecology examinations and pap smears, to complete care for pregnant women , to the most medically advanced diagnostics, treatment and management options available for female gynecological problems . (
  • The Vanderbilt Gynecology Services team provides comprehensive care to women at all stages of life - from puberty to after menopause. (
  • Our gynecology services team, which includes board certified OB/GYNs, certified midwives and women's health nurse practitioners, has the experience and expertise that you need. (
  • The gynecology services team sees you as a unique individual: Your body is unique. (
  • All of Dignity Health Medical Group's obstetrics and gynecology providers are board certified-or working towards their board certification with the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. (
  • Urogynecology is the board certified surgical subspecialty of comprehensive female pelvic health encompassing related urology, gynecology, colorectal and neurologic conditions. (
  • Women's Health and Pregnancy Outcomes: Do Services Make a Difference? (
  • We use data from the Indonesia Family Life Survey to investigate the impact of a major expansion in access to midwifery services on health and pregnancy outcomes for women of reproductive age. (
  • Behavioral health services provided at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital have been developed to meet the unique needs of women in pregnancy, post partum, and mid- and late life. (
  • Globally, complications of pregnancy and childbirth are the second leading cause of death among adolescent women. (
  • Whether you need a Pap smear or specialized care for a high-risk pregnancy or management of menopausal symptoms, you can count on on our award-winning team of 80+ female and male OB-GYN doctors at your choice of 11 health center locations. (
  • For a healthy pregnancy, couples trying to become pregnant should discuss potential Zika risks with their health care provider before traveling. (
  • Women have unique health care issues that require research and attention, such as pregnancy, prenatal care and menopause. (
  • Obesity during pregnancy is associated with greater use of health care services and longer hospital stays, according to a study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Kaiser Permanente Northwest Center for Health Research. (
  • The study, published in the April 3, 2008, issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, is the first to document the effect of obesity during pregnancy on the use of health care services. (
  • Given the health and economic costs, the importance of preventing obesity in women of child-bearing age in order to enhance health during pregnancy and throughout the course of life still remains a vital public health concern. (
  • The study findings are consistent with previous reports that demonstrated that obesity during pregnancy is associated with serious pregnancy-related complications, such as high blood pressure, gestational diabetes which occurs in a woman who develops diabetes during her pregnancy, and Caesarean deliveries. (
  • However, OBGYNS also provide personalized treatment for women in every stage of pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period. (
  • Whether your current health concerns are about acne or avoiding teenage pregnancy, Einstein's teen health experts can help. (
  • The cuts would restrict access to basic reproductive health for women across the state, including contraception, pregnancy detection, diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases, routine gynecological and cancer screening, and other health services, including prenatal and postpartum care, menopausal services and infertility testing. (
  • These services include contraceptive care for persons seeking to prevent or delay pregnancy, pregnancy testing and counseling, basic infertility services for those seeking to achieve pregnancy, sexually transmitted disease (STD) services, and other preconception care and related preventive health services. (
  • The Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) is an ongoing, state- and population-based surveillance system designed to monitor selected maternal behaviors and experiences that occur before, during, and shortly after pregnancy among women who deliver live-born infants in the United States. (
  • For contraceptive services, including contraceptive counseling and advice, 46.5% of women aged 15-44 years at risk for unintended pregnancy received services in the past year, and 4.5% of men who had vaginal intercourse in the past year received services in that year. (
  • Obstetricians are trained in prenatal care and know how to guide women through every stage of their pregnancy. (
  • Most women schedule their first appointment with an obstetrician eight weeks into their pregnancy. (
  • Our primary care team can address a variety of women's health issues, including birth control counseling and prescriptions, pregnancy, sexual health, cancer screening, and aging, while offering the added insight of your complete medical history. (
  • To schedule a Pap test, get tested for STDs , discuss contraception options, ask questions about menopause, or address any other non-pregnancy-related women's health needs, please book an appointment with your primary care provider. (
  • One Medical's primary care providers are trained to manage many women's health issues and answer common questions about topics such as preventative care, cancer screening, sexual health, aging, and pregnancy. (
  • A strong body of research shows that contraceptive use helps women avoid unintended pregnancy and improve birthspacing, resulting in substantial benefits for the health and well-being of infants, women, families and society. (
  • Our Manhattan providers can address many women's health issues, including birth control counseling and prescriptions, cancer screening, sexual health, aging, and pregnancy, and can perform many tests on-site in our labs. (
  • As the number one medical complication of pregnancy and childbirth, one in five women suffers from a mood disorder during their pregnancy and postpartum period. (
  • Every woman faces adjustments when she becomes a mother, but for 10 to 20 percent of women, the emotional and psychological changes brought on by pregnancy and childbirth may be more than they can handle alone. (
  • When you are experiencing a change in your life with pregnancy or have added stress due to illness, there is nothing more beneficial than meeting other women who are dealing with similar issues. (
  • Services focus the impact of substance use in pregnancy and the postpartum period. (
  • Pregnancy and the postpartum period are especially vulnerable times for women with an opioid use disorder. (
  • Explores the three options available to women who find themselves with an unplanned pregnancy: parenting, adoption and abortion. (
  • Over nearly a quarter-century in the Colorado Springs community, we have focused on that vision as we provide high-level, comprehensive women's health care that includes pregnancy care, menopause and post menopause symptom management, and annual gynecologic exams. (
  • We work with women from the moment they begin planning their pregnancy through delivery. (
  • We welcome all women who believe they could be pregnant to visit us for a free pregnancy screening, whether or not they are patients of Academy Women's Healthcare Associates. (
  • Our maternal fetal medicine specialists (also known as perinatologists) focus specifically on women's health and prenatal care/fetal health during a complicated or high-risk pregnancy. (
  • For women with reproductive capacity, but who want to avoid an unintended pregnancy, contraception is an essential health service. (
  • An estimated 18% of sexually active women ages 18 to 44, however, are not using contraception and are at high risk for unintended pregnancy ( Figure 1 ). (
  • However, in some ways, women at risk for unintended pregnancy are similar to women who do use contraception. (
  • Valley provides additional support for women who have a high-risk pregnancy. (
  • the women who received postpartum benefits had higher hemoglobin levels and lower risk of maternal obesity at the onset of the subsequent pregnancy. (
  • So at Sharp, we cater to every age and stage - from reproductive health to pregnancy , menopause to healthy aging . (
  • The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office has scored both the Senate and House versions of the bill and found women could pay as much as $1,000 a month for insurance that covers pregnancy and maternity care, on top of their premiums and other health-care costs. (
  • Boston)--Women Veterans with more symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or moral injury (guilt, shame or demoralization in response to participating in or witnessing events that violate one's sense of right and wrong), are at greater risk for negative pregnancy outcomes and postpartum depression in the three years following discharge from military service. (
  • A total of 318 women Veterans experienced a pregnancy in the three years following separation from military service. (
  • The researchers found one in two women veterans (50 percent) who became pregnant during the study period experienced a negative pregnancy outcome. (
  • You see a sign in front of what looks like a health center near your house that says: "Free Pregnancy Tests, Pregnancy Options Counseling. (
  • Unfortunately, increasing numbers of women in desperate circumstances are walking into limited service pregnancy centers and are not getting what they bargained for. (
  • Limited service pregnancy centers, also known as crisis pregnancy centers, offer pregnancy tests (often the kind you buy at the drugstore) and sometimes ultrasound imaging or sexually transmitted infection testing, but no other medical care. (
  • Women go to these centers seeking medical care and unbiased counseling about their pregnancy options. (
  • Instead these centers, masquerading as health care providers, withhold women's pregnancy test results, deny needed referrals and provide no guarantee that their medical privacy will be protected. (
  • But while limited service pregnancy centers may look like health centers, the standards we all depend on to protect our health, rights and privacy are not being met. (
  • All women deserve to get pregnancy test results right away-regardless of what choice they make about their pregnancy. (
  • Imagine a woman who has a health condition that makes pregnancy dangerous-a diabetic, an epileptic or someone who has a lowered immune system. (
  • And imagine that woman being told to come back in two weeks for a pregnancy test result that is available in one minute. (
  • Nobody, especially a woman whose pregnancy is high-risk, should be delayed when seeking pregnancy or abortion care. (
  • Right now there is nothing stopping limited service pregnancy centers from disclosing confidential health information which could put women's safety at risk. (
  • Today the legislature is considering HB 1366 , The Limited Service Pregnancy Center Accountability Act. (
  • It's time we hold limited service pregnancy centers accountable for women's health and well-being. (
  • Over 75.2% of women see a provider less than 3 times during the course of a pregnancy. (
  • We also offer a unique program focused on urogynecology and pelvic floor health. (
  • That's according to Buffalo native Hadley Narins, MD, who brings expertise in women's pelvic health to the subspecialty program in Female Urology and Pelvic Health she is leading at Crouse. (
  • Our Women's Care Clinics provide routine well-woman care including breast and reproductive cancer screening, contraceptive management, treatment of menopausal symptoms, wellness and lifestyle counseling, and initial management of common gynecologic conditions such as abnormal periods, pelvic pain and vulvar/vaginal disorders. (
  • For women who fit any of the above criteria the Sexual Health & Rapid Access Service will assess their broader gynaecological concerns - abnormal bleeding, pelvic pain, cervical screening, contraception etc. (
  • Our Urogynecology program provides advanced treatment options for women with pelvic floor disorders. (
  • And tough conditions, like female pelvic health and pelvic prolapse - treated quickly with fast recoveries. (
  • Trident Health System's urogynecology program focuses on providing personalized Urogynecological treatment in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. (
  • Between 1993 and 1997 these midwives tended to be place in relatively poor communities that were relatively distant from health centers. (
  • Virtua Women's Primary Care & Wellness Centers provide care to women ages 13 and up. (
  • The questions before the U.S. Supreme Court pertain to two provisions that Texas lawmakers say are designed to improve the quality of care for women and to improve the sanitary conditions of surgical centers used to provide for women's health services. (
  • As one of the region's highly regarded centers for women's services, our team offers personalized care by board certified physicians and highly skilled nurse practitioners. (
  • At most student health centers, you can also get a gynecologic exam. (
  • Women have a choice of providers, and while most seek care at private doctors' offices, a substantial share go to clinics that are Medicaid participating providers such as community health centers and Planned Parenthood clinics for their reproductive and sexual health care. (
  • Defunding Planned Parenthood health centers would exclude them from serving patients in the Medicaid program, reducing access to primary and preventive care services. (
  • If Congress were to block all Medicaid patients from seeking care at Planned Parenthood health centers, the Congressional Budget Office estimates that 390 000 women would lose access to these essential services altogether, and up to 650 000 women might face reduced access to preventive health care within a year ( 1 ). (
  • Planned Parenthood health centers help minimize the gap in primary care and reproductive health services in rural and medically underserved communities-54% of their health centers are located in those areas ( 2 ). (
  • In a single year, Planned Parenthood health centers conduct more than 270 000 Pap tests and more than 360 000 breast examinations-essential services for detecting cancer ( 3 ). (
  • In many areas, Planned Parenthood health centers are the only family planning option for those patients. (
  • Forcing the closure of Planned Parenthood health centers would put immense pressure on private and unaffiliated health care providers, especially obstetrician-gynecologists and primary care physicians, to assume care for patients previously seen at those clinics while their own practices already are at full capacity. (
  • The centers are opposed to abortion, and do not offer referrals for abortion services. (
  • Having a regular, long-term relationship with a gynecologist is the best way to take control of your own health and stay on top of vaccines and screenings. (
  • The inclusion of evidence-based screenings, counseling and procedures that address women's greater need for services over the course of a lifetime may have a profound impact for individuals and the nation as a whole. (
  • Research shows that women veterans wait an average of more than two and a half years post-separation - or until they have health issues - to connect with the VA. Enrolling in the VA health care earlier provides opportunities for routine screenings and preventive care that may detect problems. (
  • Gynecologic Cancers (including, but not limited to breast, cervical, uterine, and ovarian) - Of screening services, cervical screenings are common in Russia, though a woman must be referred by a gynecologist. (
  • Our multidisciplinary team provides prenatal and postpartum care for pregnant women. (
  • Women & Infants offers a full continuum of care for women dealing with depression or mood and anxiety disorders while pregnant and for those experiencing postpartum depression, anxiety, or other mood issues. (
  • Our nationally recognized Day Hospital offers more intensive mental health care for pregnant and postpartum mothers. (
  • For pregnant and postpartum women dealing with substance abuse, services are available through Project Link at The Providence Center. (
  • Valley's support programs tend to the emotional needs of women experiencing postpartum depression, infant loss, and other issues. (
  • We hope it never happens, but should a woman need cancer care, Mercy's board-certified gynecologic cancer specialists offer the most advanced treatment options for cervical cancer , ovarian cancer and uterine cancer, along with compassionate care every step of the way. (
  • At Sutter Amador Hospital, we partner with you and Sutter Medical Foundation to provide gynecologic and women's health services on an outpatient basis. (
  • Services can include everything from wellness exams to family planning to treatment for a wide range of gynecologic conditions. (
  • We are committed to working with you to provide education, and to listen to your concerns, so that together we can devise a plan to maximize not just your reproductive and gynecologic health, but your overall well-being. (
  • Valley gynecologists provide comprehensive gynecologic care for women. (
  • Using data from 13,442 pregnancies that resulted in a live birth or stillbirth between 2001 and 2004, researchers found that, compared with pregnant women of normal weight, obese pregnant women had longer hospital stays and more obstetrical ultrasounds, used more outpatient medications, and were more likely to be seen by physicians rather than nurse midwives and nurse practitioners. (
  • The increased health care use by obese pregnant women will have substantial cost implications," explained Susan Chu, Ph.D., lead scientist on the study. (
  • Developed after an exhaustive review of the scientific evidence, the recommendations include coverage for an annual well-woman preventive care visit, specific services for pregnant women and nursing mothers, counseling and screening for HIV and domestic violence, as well as services for the early detection of reproductive cancers and sexually transmitted infections. (
  • Pregnant women who are infected can pass it on to their babies. (
  • Travel to countries with active Zika virus transmission is not recommended for pregnant women or women wishing to become pregnant. (
  • They are safe for pregnant women and they work! (
  • require a center to disclose that it does not provide services or referrals for abortion or comprehensive birth control, and that it does not provide medical care for pregnant women. (
  • From birth control to menopause, we are experts in women's health and we are here for you. (
  • Menopause officially begins when a woman has not had a menstrual period for one year. (
  • Menopause comes with an increased risk for osteoporosis, cardiovascular disease, mental health conditions and changes in vaginal health. (
  • For more than 80 years, PAMF has promoted and protected women's health, from childbirth through menopause. (
  • We offer a full spectrum of women's health services from routine checkups and mammograms to obstetrics care to menopause treatment . (
  • From menstruation to menopause and beyond, we provide the best possible care with support and understanding to help women lead long, healthy lives. (
  • This gives me the opportunity to foster meaningful relationships with my patients, and support them in addressing personal health issues ranging from contraception to conception to menopause, and everything in between. (
  • Our expert medical care includes individualized attention for teenage girls, women of childbearing age and women at menopause and beyond. (
  • Our doctors at Menopause Health have been treating women with menopause, peri-menopause and related conditions almost exclusively for over 15 years. (
  • Women need a wide variety of medical services, including well-woman checks, adolescent exams, maternity care and help with menopause. (
  • That's why The Pfizer Foundation* supports organizations that are increasing access to family planning for underserved women through initiatives that offer reproductive and sexual health services at the same time children are routinely vaccinated. (
  • Throughout developing regions, many adolescent women struggle to get the sexual and reproductive health information and services they need, according to a new Guttmacher report that analyzes national health surveys and published research findings from 70 countries across Africa, Asia, and Latin America and the Caribbean. (
  • The report, Adolescent Women's Need for and Use of Sexual and Reproductive Health Services in Developing Countries , examines a range of sexual and reproductive health indicators for women aged 15-19. (
  • The report provides recommendations for policy and programmatic strategies that could significantly improve sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents in developing regions: involving youth in planning the programs and policies designed to serve their unique needs, providing them with accurate and effective services and information, and addressing the barriers that young people face when trying to gain access to sexual and reproductive health care. (
  • Young people have the right to make informed decisions about their lives-but to make that right a reality, they urgently need high-quality sexual and reproductive health services," says Susheela Singh , vice president for research at the Guttmacher Institute and a co-author of the report. (
  • For more information about our services, sexual health information, and our typical appointments, see the right sidebar. (
  • If you are interested in learning more about how to talk to your partner about sexual health, make a free appointment with Student Wellness [14] as an individual, partnership, or group to discuss sexual health & wellness needs. (
  • These appointments include the ability to ask general questions about sexual health and wellness, questions about sexually transmitted infections, contraceptive counseling, and skills for conversations about sexual wellness. (
  • This funding goes to pay for services to women who've been the victims of sexual assault, protecting them from further assault and abuse. (
  • The National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG) collects data on factors that influence reproductive health in the United States since 1973, with a focus on fertility, sexual activity, contraceptive use, reproductive health care, family formation, child care, and related topics. (
  • Your support enables the Guttmacher Institute to advance sexual and reproductive health and rights in the United States and globally through our interrelated program of high-quality research, evidence-based advocacy and strategic communications. (
  • Catrin Schulte-Hillen, MSF advisor on sexual and reproductive health, explains the reasons and challenges of this initiative. (
  • All of these professionals are familiar with the issues that college students often face, such as stress, chronic health conditions, learning disabilities, nutrition issues or eating disorders, relationship problems, sexual health issues, alcohol or drug problems, or sports injuries. (
  • ensuring the safety of women in residential mental health care by ending breaches of single sex wards and reporting processes around sexual harassment and sexual violence. (
  • the registered nurses focus on health promotion and lifestyle advice, cervical screening, and sexual and reproductive health, advice, and referral. (
  • Services for sexual assault survivors are often thought of as resources for women, and that's not surprising given the numbers: the overwhelming majority of adult sexual assault victims are women, and the perpetrators are usually men. (
  • But recent research sheds light on how male victims of sexual assault use those services, and it shows that these resources are also valuable to men. (
  • Although it's increasingly recognized as an important issue, adult male sexual assault has remained notably underresearched, says lead study author Dr. Janice Du Mont, a scientist in the Violence and Health Research Program at Women's College Research Institute. (
  • It's well documented that sexual assault of women is vastly underreported, and it's believed that men may be even less likely to report sexual assault. (
  • The Ontario Network of Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centres provides services to women, men, adolescents, and children who have been sexually assaulted. (
  • VA also has free, confidential (private) counseling and treatment for mental and physical health conditions related to military sexual trauma. (
  • The Sexual Health and Rapid Access Service provides specialist sexual health care as well as facilitating rapid access to women who meet specific psychosocial criteria. (
  • Triage staff will liaise directly with the Sexual Health & Rapid Access Service for all referrals. (
  • Promotes an approach to sexual and reproductive health care that recognizes different needs and perspectives within a context of respect for the rights and dignity of men and women. (
  • Reproductive and sexual health is an integral component of women's general health and well-being. (
  • This brief presents survey findings on coverage and use of reproductive and sexual health services among women ages 18 to 44 years old. (
  • Access to and availability of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services, like many other services, has been hit, causing distress, anxiety and fear among women and girls, says the writer. (
  • According to many global statutes on sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), such needs of the population must be met throughout the course of life - this means a comprehensive approach to respond to beneficiaries' health needs must be available from the moment they are born, through the teenage years, and into adult life and old age. (
  • Woman-specific health issues such as mammograms, Pap smears, prenatal care, and hospital maternity stays. (
  • Legacy Cancer Institute recommends annual screening mammograms for all women starting at age 40. (
  • From mammograms to cancer treatment , our women's services change lives every single day. (
  • From routine gynecological care and family planning to obstetrics, reproductive genetics and maternal fetal medicine, we provide complete support for women. (
  • At Adventist Health Clear Lake, we offer routine gynecological services in a calming atmosphere in Clearlake, Hidden Valley Lake, Middletown and Kelseyville. (
  • As primary care physicians, we are trained in many areas of women's health and can provide many of the same services as your gynecologist, which can help you reduce the number of doctors you see for routine issues. (
  • Receive a full health check, including health history, basic physical examination, routine screening, cervical screening and lifestyle advice. (
  • ROLETTE, N.D. - It is important to have a routine health screening, but for many women in rural North Dakota, it's out of the question, because of cost. (
  • Whether you're coming in for a routine well-woman visit or for a specific medical issue, you'll be seen and treated by professionals who are committed to providing the most compassionate and effective care. (
  • We are here 24/7, supporting you every step of the way, whether you are seeking routine well-woman care, prenatal care, or highly specialized women's health services. (
  • From routine care to complex situations, our women's specialists are experienced in a wide range of conditions that affect a woman's health. (
  • The MCV doctors provide 24-hour, on-call care for Chesterfield Health Department prenatal clients. (
  • South Jersey maternity care services include classes, counseling, and prenatal testing. (
  • In partnership with McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, our onsite Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic offers a wide range of prenatal diagnostic testing and services for women with high-risk pregnancies. (
  • For instance, for prenatal visits with a physician, normal women had an average of about four visits, while very obese and extremely obese women had five and six visits. (
  • All WHS doctors are proficient in all routes of hysterectomy and vaginal reconstruction, surgery for urinary incontinence (without mesh), treatment of heavy periods, contraception counseling, well woman exams, hormone therapy and evaluation of abnormal pap smears. (
  • In 35 of the 50 developing countries for which data are available, at least 45% of unmarried, sexually active adolescent women have an unmet need for contraception. (
  • In addition, some adolescents cannot afford to pay for services or contraception, or fear policies requiring parental consent before they can receive services. (
  • Nearly one in five sexually active women of reproductive age report that they are not using contraception, despite reporting that they do not want to become pregnant. (
  • Women who do not use contraception are more likely to be low-income than women who use contraception. (
  • Among sexually active women who are not pregnant or actively trying to conceive, almost half (46%) are low-income, compared to about a third (34%) of women who do use contraception or have had a sterilization ( Table 1 ). (
  • Washington, DC (November 8, 2018) - The American College of Physicians (ACP) is concerned the final rules issued by the Trump Administration that broaden conscience protections for entities with religious or moral objection to providing contraception will create barriers to care and threaten access to preventive health care services for women. (
  • ACP firmly rejects any regulation that restricts access to preventive and reproductive health care services, including contraception. (
  • While limited to contraception, the rules create a precedent for allowing employers to opt out of other important health care services for women. (
  • Access to preventive health care services, including contraception, should in no way be restricted. (
  • In Russia, there is a social norm that women are responsible for contraception. (
  • This increases vulnerability as many women have not received any formal sex education and do not know where to acquire contraception (or that it is necessary). (
  • Russia is still struggling to change the social norm of abortion as a primary form of contraception, and abortion remains one of the biggest challenges to women's reproductive health because of post-abortion mental and physical health problems and lack of proper care. (
  • Regional Perinatal Service - We have Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialists on staff for high risk pregnancies Full range of genetic counseling and testing, including NT screening. (
  • Adolescent mothers are more likely than those who are older to suffer a variety of poor health outcomes related to their pregnancies, from obstructed labor to tearing of the birth canal. (
  • Unwanted pregnancies and forced abortions impact their mental or physical health. (
  • The IOM considers these services essential so that "women can better avoid unwanted pregnancies and space their pregnancies to promote optimal birth outcomes. (
  • However, a high rate of unintended pregnancies, HIV infection among young women, and cervical cancer indicate that not all women are able to access this care. (
  • It is common practice in the United States and Western Europe for women pregnant with children diagnosed with Down syndrome to terminate their pregnancies. (
  • These services will expire as of December 31, 2020. (
  • In the first half of 2020, Ms. Delaway's mobile health team provided services to 23 villages, reaching 1,840 families. (
  • Services are available by appointment only. (
  • It will be closed to non-emergency walk-ins on Thursdays in order to provide an appointment-only womens health clinic. (
  • Find important information on scheduling your appointment or finding a doctor or service that meets your needs. (
  • We suggest that women who are interested in becoming pregnant begin researching local obstetricians and then make their first appointment as soon as they know they are pregnant. (
  • Do I need to do anything special to book a women's health appointment? (
  • Our team of providers are trained in women's health issues and can address your concerns in the context of your complete medical history, without the need for a specialist appointment. (
  • This mobile application, available on both Android and iPhone, lets you find a doctor, find a location, log in to your UH Personal Health Record, and schedule an appointment. (
  • If appropriate/required the Nurse Coordinator will liaise directly with the referring clinician and with the woman being referred before appointment details are sent to the patient. (
  • The Center for Reproductive Rights reports that 91.7% of women in Russia have had at least one appointment in their lives, but this is often insufficient to ensure early detection. (
  • According to Leslie Nelson, secretary in Health Services, the expanded womens health clinic will allow for longer interaction between the patient and family nurse practitioner, as well as womens health education, pap smears, breast exams and STD testing. (
  • All sexually active women should have regular Pap smears so that cervical cancer and other problems caused by HPV can be recognized and treated. (
  • If the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) endorses these recommendations, private insurance plans would be required to cover the recommended services-including all contraceptive services and supplies approved by the Food and Drug Administration - without cost-sharing (out-of-pocket costs such as deductibles and copays). (
  • Significantly, the IOM recommendations also include the "full range of Food and Drug Administration-approved contraceptive methods, sterilization procedures, and patient education and counseling for all women with reproductive capacity. (
  • Government bodies and private-sector experts have long recognized contraceptive services as a vital and effective component of preventive and public health care . (
  • Making contraceptive counseling, services and supplies-including long-acting, reversible methods (the IUD and the implant), which have high up-front costs-more affordable acknowledges the reality that cost can be a daunting barrier to effective contraceptive use. (
  • The evidence strongly suggests that insurance coverage of contraceptive services and supplies without cost-sharing is a low-cost-or even cost-saving-means of helping women overcome this obstacle. (
  • Presents information to help integrate emergency contraceptive pills (ECPs) into family planning and reproductive health programs in developing countries. (
  • In addition, the law requires than plans cover a broad range of recommended preventive services including contraceptive care and STI screening services without cost sharing, critical elements of women's health care. (
  • Among reproductive-age women who have had sex in the past year, half (48%) report that they or their partners used at least one reversible contraceptive method. (
  • Women are encouraged to consider a range of issues when choosing a contraceptive method in order to find the one that is most effective but also fits best within their beliefs and lifestyle. (
  • Currently, women rely on a combination of traditional and modern contraceptive methods and lack some of the services once provided by the Soviet Union. (
  • Through the BirthPlace locations in Westwood and Santa Monica, women have access to specialized services including certified nurse midwives and maternal fetal medicine. (
  • These are just a few of the ways that access to family planning services can improve the health of women and their families - and in turn, strengthen the communities that serve them. (
  • In fact, The Pfizer Foundation recently announced a $5 million grant recommitment to initiatives that provide family planning access and education for women and men at the same time children are routinely vaccinated, while also providing technical support for the projects. (
  • We are proud to be expanding The Pfizer Foundation's support of this innovative approach to family planning, making it easier for underserved women to access family planning services at the same time their children receive critical immunizations to protect them against disease. (
  • In addition to working with local healthcare providers to help reduce misconceptions and break down barriers in this space, the grants are creating opportunities for women to access family planning in communities where different barriers exist for women to access family planning services , or where women have little time to spend on healthcare. (
  • By increasing access to integrated family planning and immunization services, we hope to support lasting healthcare solutions for women in these communities. (
  • Women have worked to heal patients, study diseases, and improve access to health care. (
  • Women of all ages in the Cypress area now have access to world-class Memorial Hermann health care, close to home. (
  • Access to women's health care in Texas has been a hot political issue used by Democrats as a false narrative to promote their pro-abortion and pro-Planned Parenthood agendas and anti-Republican rhetoric. (
  • If you live in a country where there is no access to safe abortion services and you would like to obtain a medical abortion with Mifepristone and Misoprostol, please go to Women on Web. (
  • At the end of the day, we simply have a responsibility as a society to fund these programs, and ensure that women can access the health care services they need, regardless of their insurance status or personal finances. (
  • I don't think we're in any position as a State to turn away federal funding, and by tapping into a budget-neutral revenue source, we can provide more than enough funding to help women access health care. (
  • Funds will support the expansion of the center on the sixth floor of the Ochsner Baptist campus, allowing more women access to these services. (
  • Access to safe abortions-those carried out under medical supervision-has been an official part of health care services provided by MSF teams in the field since 2004. (
  • Health Access California promotes quality, affordable health care for all Californians. (
  • The GMB union r ecently urged employers to sign up to a charter which asks them to make sure staff who experience domestic violence will not be disadvantaged at work and are given access to services and information. (
  • Financial hardship, for example, being subjected to economic abuse or limited access to health services due to financial reasons. (
  • The study results indicate that men will use these resources if they have access to them, but many men may not know about these services. (
  • Provides a comprehensive overview of the many actions that can be taken to ensure access to good quality abortion services as allowed by law. (
  • The VA provides eligible veterans with access to high-quality women's health services . (
  • Part of Covenant Health's mission is to ensure that everyone in our community has access to quality health care and health education. (
  • Adena's established Ob/Gyn service line has a great depth of experience in providing health care access to the women of our region. (
  • You can use the Online Patient Center to access your health information, manage your health records, communicate with your doctor, and request appointments. (
  • The ACA has afforded more women the opportunity to seek and obtain reproductive health care by expanding access to Medicaid and affordable coverage. (
  • The survey also covered a wide range of topics related to women's coverage, use, access, and experiences with the health care system. (
  • ACP's advocacy efforts have long focused on improving access to health care. (
  • ACP will continue to be an ally for all patients seeking access to quality and affordable health care. (
  • For many women and girls, access to vital health services was already precarious before COVID-related movement restrictions were put into place. (
  • Despite the security and access problems, I'm committed to my mission and continue to support these vulnerable women," Ms. Delaway said. (
  • Access to health-care services. (
  • We at the national Department of Health remain strongly committed to increasing young people and women's awareness, knowledge, and access to critical SRH services. (
  • To ensure women can demand services that are available to them, they must be equipped with knowledge and information on potential benefits of these services, and know exactly why, when and where they can access them. (
  • This involves educating communities on available services and their right to access them. (
  • Focuses on exploratory research with recent immigrant women in Nova Scotia and their experience with and access to health care. (
  • Considers the legacy of homophobia in health care, and its impact on health care access. (
  • Such findings have policy implications in the current climate of health care reform for which efforts are needed to increase access to care for ethnic minority women and other underserved populations. (
  • offers eligible public information officers paid access to a reliable news release distribution service. (
  • The Women's Wellness and Healthcare Connection at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is dedicated to supporting our premier position in the community as the highest quality provider of services to women and to ensuring that women have access to a full spectrum of health care information and services. (
  • Women account for over half of the Russian population and are considered a vulnerable population due to political and social problems from inequalities in gender, age, socioeconomic status, and geographical location that affect access to comprehensive health care. (
  • Currently, women in Russia access care through government funded free services, private insurance, and NGO programs. (
  • The government has rolled out a series of programs since the 1990s, but women encounter problems with access to protection and care due to gender discrimination and family rejection. (
  • Today, the single highest cause of death for women in every single country is non-communicable diseases [NCDs] and injuries," says Professor Norton, who is the co-founder and Principal Director of the George Institute for Global Health, a not-for-profit medical research institute that aims to increase the provision of safe, effective and affordable healthcare worldwide. (
  • The majority of females will need specialty women's healthcare at some point. (
  • The Center, designed for women of childbearing age, provides convenient, coordinated healthcare, with an emphasis on family-centered care, trend-setting treatment and education for prevention. (
  • We take the health of women in our community seriously and are strongly committed to providing the highest level of excellence in healthcare. (
  • Our friendly and caring healthcare team will work with you to help you make wise health decisions that can keep you healthy for the rest of your life. (
  • Your healthcare provider will consider your age, overall health, symptoms and other factors when advising what treatment is best for you. (
  • In its final report , the Women's Mental Health Taskforce - which brought together experts from the health, public and voluntary sectors to develop better support for women who have experienced abuse or traumatic situations - says women often struggle to build trusting relationships with healthcare staff and feel they have a profound lack of control or say in the care they receive. (
  • At Academy Women's Healthcare Associates, our mission is to provide comprehensive, innovative women's health care, centered around you. (
  • Mary Anne Lappin Graf is vice president, Women's & Children's Services, Bon Secours Richmond Health System, Richmond, VA. With more than 30 years of experience in healthcare, Ms. Graf is responsible for new business development and marketing for women's and children's services at Bon Secours Richmond (VA) Health System. (
  • The Women's Wellness and Healthcare Connection Program is committed to functioning as RWJUH's primary outreach and advocacy program for women needing and/or seeking advice on healthy living practices, accessing medical services, and looking to improve their overall health and the well being of themselves and family members. (
  • All women deserve privacy, fairness and honest information about their healthcare. (
  • The Journal of Women's Health is a monthly peer-reviewed healthcare journal focusing on women's health care, including advancements in diagnostic procedures, therapeutic protocols for the management of diseases, and research in gender-based biology that impacts patient care and treatment. (
  • Raymond A. Noble, chief counsel and director of legal affairs at the New Jersey Bar Association, served as researcher/writer of the updated guide, which was reviewed by six League health and women's issues specialists and eight bar association members. (
  • Our women's health specialists provide comprehensive services, including OB/GYN, heart and mental health services. (
  • Our women's health specialists provide care for all life stages. (
  • Women's health specialists offer a full spectrum of gynecological and obstetric care. (
  • Our women's health specialists are leaders in both education and clinical research. (
  • Our women's health specialists help prevent, diagnose and treat the diseases and conditions that can affect a woman's physical and emotional wellbeing. (
  • Our specialists use the latest imaging technology to detect and evaluate breast health. (
  • When necessary, they can also help you get teen health resources and care from the appropriate medical specialists. (
  • Also, bring a list of any other health care providers that you are currently seeing, including your primary care provider(s) and/or specialists (providers that specialize in one area of medicine, such as an allergist). (
  • The staff at your student health center will know the names and contact information of physicians, specialists, gynecologists, and mental health clinicians in the community in case you need additional care not provided at the center. (
  • Our team of mental health specialists collaborates with Women & Infants' Department of Social Work, nursing staff and primary medical team to offer psychiatric consultation and suggest necessary services. (
  • If you have a gynecological condition that requires additional medical expertise, we can quickly expand your treatment team to include specialists from throughout the Vanderbilt Health system. (
  • Annual PRAMS data sets are created and used to produce statewide estimates of preconception and perinatal health behaviors and experiences. (
  • NCBH receives the National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems (NAPH) 2011 Safety Net Patient Safety Award for its Reducing Adverse Outcomes on Labor and Delivery initiative. (
  • This represents an exciting opportunity to close the gaps in health outcomes that women all too often experience. (
  • Research has shown that the WIC Program has been playing an important role in improving birth outcomes and containing health care costs. (
  • Given that many women veterans currently receive obstetric care outside of the VA, increased awareness of the impact of PTSD and moral injury on perinatal outcomes is imperative to improve screening during this sensitive time and connect at-risk veterans to services. (
  • The Women's Health Service seeks to provide a safe and accessible service that supports physical, psychological and emotional health and wellbeing for women of all ages. (
  • Powhatan Health Department no longer provides maternity care. (
  • Colonial Hieghts Health Department and MCV Hospital provide maternity care for some HMO Medicaid programs. (
  • Maternity care is vital to women's health. (
  • It also includes specialty services like maternity care and other reproductive health services, as well as screening and management of chronic (long-lasting) conditions, like heart disease and diabetes. (
  • One in five women will experience an episode of clinical depression in her lifetime and more than half will never seek treatment. (
  • Depression affects women about twice as often as men. (
  • When a woman experiences depression, anxiety, or symptoms of obsessive compulsive disorder, it can be a time of great confusion and uncertainty. (
  • There is also greater prevalence of mental health problems such as depression, anxiety and psychosis, and mental health problems can be a contributory factor in offending behaviours. (
  • Some diseases that can affect everyone are more common in women, including osteoporosis, urinary tract infections and depression or anxiety. (
  • The authors examined the relationship among trauma, coping, depression, and mental health service seeking in a probability sample of sheltered homeless and low-income housed women. (
  • In a longitudinal analysis, women who lived in shelters or experienced major violence had a twofold increase in their risk of depression over the 6-month follow-up. (
  • Active coping and depression predicted mental health service seeking among traumatized women. (
  • Women are more likely than men to experience common mental health conditions such as anxiety and depression, it claims, as well as less common issues such as eating disorders and self-harm. (
  • Ms O'Brien said she was working on a program to help women battling the high rates of suicide and depression among rural men. (
  • While rates of suicide and depression are staggeringly high in the bush, there's growing momentum for using farms to help treat mental health challenges. (
  • Dealing with private insurance (traditional and HMOs), Medicare, Medicaid, and state health-financing programs. (
  • Services are offered free to Medicaid clients and teens aged 18 years and younger or still in school. (
  • In November, after the revelation of the gruesome videos filmed at various Planned Parenthood facilities in the country, including Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast in Houston, Texas, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) issued an order banning the abortion provider from participating in Medicaid programs, as reported by Breitbart Texas' Bob Price. (
  • TRENTON - The state Senate approved a bill to restore nearly $7.5 million in cuts in the Governor's proposed FY 2011 Budget for women's health and family planning services, and would require the State to apply to the federal government for a Medicaid expansion to make family planning services available to more low-income individuals, by a veto-proof majority of 30-10. (
  • In addition to restoring the $7.5 million cuts to family planning services, the bill would require the state to apply for an expansion of Medicaid coverage, to allow women between 134 percent and 200 percent of the federal poverty level - or earning between $29,547 and $44,100 a year in income - to receive family planning services under the Medicaid program. (
  • Recently enacted federal health care reform law created a state option to expand Medicaid services for individuals up to 200 percent of the poverty level, and that New Jersey would receive $9 in federal reimbursement for every additional $1 the state spends for family planning services through the state's Medicaid program. (
  • When you consider the generous federal match for Medicaid services, funding these programs makes fiscal sense," said Vitale. (
  • Coverage for other preventive services, such as counseling and testing for STIs, are also now required benefits in private insurance plans and covered by Medicaid in most states. (
  • According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, Medicaid covers at least 25 million low-income women, and since 2013, the uninsured rate for women has fallen nationwide. (
  • As it now stands, the legislation would cap federal dollars that states receive for Medicaid - a program that pays for half of births, about three-quarters of family planning, and provides supplemental coverage for nearly one in five senior women. (
  • To help make your childbirth experience as comfortable as possible, Women Services offers a full range of pain management options, including epidural anesthesia. (
  • After lifetimes of menstruation and childbirth, most women are more stoic about their health problems. (
  • By making communication, collaboration and the comfort of our patients a priority, Ochsner provides women across the region with the highest quality of care. (
  • Their dedication and commitment to women's health has helped patients live long and healthy lives. (
  • By educating ourselves and our patients, we promote women's health and wellness. (
  • Unlike the male patients who are allowed some mobility within the premises, women are herded together like cattle," says Ray. (
  • Dr. Lapeyre has partnered with Elizabeth Shane French, MD , Katherine Swing, MD and Jennifer Brunet, MD to expand our services to treat non-cancer patients as well. (
  • University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center is the flagship academic medical center at the core of UH's 18 hospital health system that serves patients across northern Ohio. (
  • Joining together will further enhance Adena's women's health services for our patients. (
  • Current patients of Premier Women's Health Ob/Gyn should not notice any change in the care they receive. (
  • Previously, Premier Women's Health Ob/Gyn patients had to travel to Columbus to deliver their babies, and to Circleville for surgeries. (
  • Internists fear that the final rules will enable more employers to request exemptions from covering preventive services for women, potentially forcing patients to pay unaffordable out-of-pocket costs for health care services and procedures they need to get healthy and stay healthy. (
  • I believe it's important for patients to take an active role in their health care. (
  • Presents steps health care providers can take to help improve care for lesbian and bisexual women patients. (
  • The Women's* Health Clinic is an inclusive medical clinic located on the third floor of Campus Health Services. (
  • Einstein's Teen Health Clinic , on the Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia campus, 5501 Old York Road, Philadelphia, PA. (
  • Each teen health clinic offers primary care, teenage counseling services and reproductive health services. (
  • Teen girls between the ages of 13 and 18 are eligible for Einstein's free family planning program offered at the Teen Health Clinic and Germantown Women's Health Center . (
  • For more information about the women's health services we provide, see our clinic directory. (
  • If you are a female experiencing urinary tract infection symptoms such as urinary frequency, urgency, pain with urination, or fever with back pain, call or come to Student Health Services Medical Clinic at the first sign of symptoms and we will see you as soon as possible. (
  • We provide expert gynecological surgery for women who need it. (
  • We offer a wide range of obstetric and gynecological services. (
  • The student health fee [11] covers most gynecological services. (
  • The funding in question provide cancer and gynecological screening to women without health insurance, helping to direct many into treatment before it's too late," said Senator Joseph Vitale, D-Middlesex, and vice chair of the Senate health panel. (
  • Throughout the weekend, hundreds of Southern California women will converge on Long Beach to receive what many of them can't afford - health care services. (
  • We're in the midst of very difficult economic times, and we cannot afford to leave any money on the table when it comes to federal assistance for health care services for people in need. (
  • The Institute of Medicine (IOM) on July 19 released a broad set of eight recommendations for strengthening preventive health care services that have the potential to greatly improve women's health. (
  • Child care services are available to make it easier for women to attend therapy sessions. (
  • The online, self-paced Women's Health Transition Training provides important information for transitioning servicewomen on women's health care services available from VA post-separation from the military (Photo by: graphic courtesy of the Department of Veterans Affairs). (
  • Do you know how to apply for Department of Veterans Affairs health care services? (
  • What's really wonderful about this course being available on demand is that now a woman at any point in her transition journey - active duty, recently separated, or 15 years post-separation - can learn about VA's primary and gender-specific health care services," said Cheryl Rawls, executive director for VA Outreach, Transition and Economic Development. (
  • This knowledge asset focuses on the integration of resources to address gender-based violence against women and girls into the existing health care services. (
  • The proportion of adolescent women who are sexually active varies greatly by region. (
  • In most countries in Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean, 10-50% of unmarried adolescent women report being sexually active. (
  • For sexually transmitted disease (STD) services, among all women aged 15-24 years who had oral, anal, or vaginal sex with an opposite sex partner in the past year, 37.5% were tested for chlamydia in that year. (
  • Among women ages 18-44 who were sexually active in past year and say they were not pregnant or trying to get pregnant. (
  • UHS offers counseling and mental health services to all UC Berkeley students (regardless of insurance plan). (
  • The taskforce was told that many women's roles as mothers or carers is rarely considered in mental health services. (
  • Factors affecting ethnic differences in women's use of outpatient mental health services were analyzed to determine whether lower use by black and Hispanic women occurred when socioeconomic and other factors are controlled. (
  • Measuring need for mental health services in a general population. (
  • Utilization of health and mental health services by Los Angeles Mexican American and non-Hispanic whites. (
  • Yamamoto J, Silva JA: Do Hispanics underutilize mental health services? (
  • Sue S: Community mental health services to minority groups. (
  • And we offer outpatient services in many locations throughout the greater Los Angeles region. (
  • The Division of Women's Behavioral Health also offers outpatient individual, family, and group therapy along with medication management. (
  • In addition to a perinatal focus, our outpatient services focus on a broader range of reproductive and life transition issues that impact a woman's mental health and functioning. (
  • Why did MSF commit to providing safe abortion services on request at our field projects? (
  • Presents, in Romanian, tools needed to establish and improve abortion services, based on Ipas' global experience developing, implementing and monitoring abortion and postabortion care programs. (
  • Argues that reproductive services, including abortion services, are not accessible in rural and remote communities in Canada. (
  • Provides a directory service comprised of websites of providers of abortion services and other reproductive health care in Canada, the United States and Australia. (
  • We also provide mental health assessments in the OB/GYN setting and connect you with appropriate resources, as needed. (
  • We also provide a full range of prevention and screening services. (
  • Both OBGYNs and GYNs are gynecologists and can provide diagnosis and treatment for conditions of the female reproductive and urinary systems, including the uterus, vagina, ovaries and cervix. (
  • The Center for Women's Health Research is here to provide services to women's health researchers through all phases of project development, regardless of home department . (
  • Einstein locations also provide mental health for teens who may be struggling with mental health. (
  • QFP describes how to provide these services and recommends using family planning and other primary care visits to screen for and offer the full range of these services. (
  • What kinds of women's health services does One Medical provide? (
  • What do I do if student health services can't provide me with the services that I need? (
  • provides individual counselling for women on a range of issues, and may also provide information, advocacy and support, including referral to other appropriate support services and agencies. (
  • Our board certified OB/GYNs, women's health nurse practitioners and certified nurse midwives not only provide expert care, but they also offer options for how that care is delivered. (
  • At Valley, we partner with you to provide a holistic approach to health throughout your life. (
  • These teams are groups of health professionals who travel to remote communities to provide essential health services, including antenatal care, post-natal care , family planning services and vaccinations. (
  • We take pride in the care we provide - helping the women in our community build happy, healthy lives. (
  • Another purpose of this framework is to provide evidence-based SRHR training to health-care workers and other relevant stakeholders on these issues. (
  • The framework also aims to provide integrated SRHR services. (
  • The review of the literature aims to provide guidance to health sector programme designers and managers in order to facilitate integration. (
  • At that time, women's reproductive rights and the high rates of maternal and infant mortality were paramount in global and women's health agendas, which in the next 30 years would result in significant improvements in maternal health. (
  • Thirdly, most of the global collaborations between the high income and low income countries were still focused on maternal and child health and under nutrition. (
  • Please consult your OB/GYN physician to schedule any maternal-fetal medicine services you may require. (
  • Dr Manala Makua is the chief director of women's, maternal and reproductive health at the national Department of Health. (
  • Additionally, communist health care had family planning services and maternal child care manuals available. (
  • Browse addresses and contact information for our network of hospitals, specialty care practices, and community health locations. (
  • One of our specialty services is surgery for female organ prolapse . (
  • Gynecologists are doctors who specialize in women's health, with a focus on the female reproductive system. (
  • Women Doctors in the. (
  • The doctors perform all surgeries and deliveries at Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital. (
  • The Sutter Health network has doctors and services in more than 100 California cities. (
  • The following doctors are part of the Sutter Health network. (
  • Our board certified doctors, nurse practitioners and expert support staff understand the challenges women face, the roles they juggle, and the care they require to support a healthy, balanced life. (
  • COVID-19 info for Albertans & Health Professionals and about Family Support & Visitation . (
  • The Pfizer Foundation's ongoing support of these initiatives reflects our belief that an investment in women's health is also an investment in a more just, prosperous and equitable future. (
  • While several research studies support the effectiveness of psychological interventions for female offenders, and the potential positive impact of women's centres, there is little understanding of the current provision of such interventions. (
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine, including acupuncture, can support overall health and treat a wide range of conditions. (
  • It was created by Ochsner OB/GYN physician, Elizabeth Lapeyre, MD to fill a critical gap for women during and after cancer care, when long-term support beyond traditional treatment is essential. (
  • Crouse Health Foundation has established a special fund for which donations will enable Crouse Health to raise awareness about the condition (and about HELLP Syndrome) through programs and support activities. (
  • Support for victims of abuse rarely takes into account the evidence linking gender-based violence and trauma with poor mental health, the report finds. (
  • Contact with mental health support was sometimes seen as "re-traumatising" for women, for example through restraint or observations by male staff members. (
  • Day Hospital provides support and programming to people suffering from mental health and disordered eating issues. (
  • Describes woman-centred comprehensive abortion care as a model of care that includes a range of medical and related health services to support women. (
  • The founder, plant scientist Mary O'Brien, said women left behind after a son, brother, or husband took their own lives, also needed support but often slipped through the cracks. (
  • We respect and honor women and their partners, and work with them to support the experience they choose. (
  • Health services, products and support organisations for women. (
  • Saint Thomas Health is going PINK in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and in support of the Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure on October 29. (
  • Our research support services are available to all WHRI members and trainees and to investigators and trainees conducting research within the programs of BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre. (
  • Infection with certain strains of HPV causes cervical cancer in women. (
  • We have surgeons who specialize in minimally invasive and robotic techniques, which offer women quicker recovery times and less pain. (
  • Robotic and minimally invasive techniques offer women less pain, lower risk of complication and faster recovery. (
  • Also known as uterine artery embolization, this technique provides women with an effective and minimally invasive alternative to hysterectomy and myomectomy - the surgical treatments traditionally used to treat fibroids. (
  • The staff of the Behavioral Health Services at Magee are equipped to do just that. (
  • When a patient at Women & Infants - either on one of the inpatient units or in the Emergency Department - is experiencing mental health issues, health care providers will generally ask for a consult through our Women's Behavioral Health Consultation Liaison Service. (
  • That's why Women & Infants has created Moms MATTER (Medication Assisted Treatment to Enhance Recovery). (
  • WIC saves lives and improves the health of nutritionally at-risk women, infants and children. (
  • Collective findings of studies, reviews and reports demonstrate that the WIC Program is cost effective in protecting or improving the health/nutritional status of low-income women, infants and children. (
  • The authors of the study researched only the years 2011 through 2014 and the Texas Senate Republican Caucus says this does not reflect the fact that women's health clinics in Texas have doubled since 2014, and tripled from 2011 through 2015. (
  • During the Texas 84th legislative session in 2015, the overall budget for women's health clinics in Texas was increased by $50 million to $285 million. (
  • Read more about how we're keeping you safe at Denver Health in our clinics and hospital. (
  • Our fertility lab offers services for individuals as well as fertility clinics. (
  • Gynecologists (GYN) offer preventive reproductive health care and treat diseases, while obstetricians/gynecologists (OB/GYN) deliver babies and care for mother and baby after the delivery. (
  • As Russia struggles with a decreasing birthrate and increase in STIs, HIV, and poor reproductive health care, the need for government financed services and international programs is essential to successfully reach this vulnerable population. (
  • Staff also expanded the guidebook to include more health information and more about women's issues. (
  • Norton feels its time the global health agenda expands from a predominant focus on women's reproductive organs to include women's whole bodies - and the NCDs, such as heart disease, stroke, cancer, chronic respiratory disease and diabetes. (
  • Services include comprehensive well woman's* care and preventative services, as well as problem visits. (
  • The additional services in Texas being provided include the Department of State Health Services' Family Planning Program. (
  • Future plans include offering additional services such as a health coach, a social worker and complimentary/alternative therapy. (
  • What started with five Air Force bases and the Pentagon expanded in 2019 to include transitioning service women from the Army, Marines and Navy. (
  • Gives ways to improve the quality of family planning services include better staff training and client counseling, as well as offering clients a range of methods from which to choose. (
  • There are only two medical circumstances that may result in a woman having a low milk supply (physical anomaly and hormone imbalance). (
  • Medical experts have previously testified that the requirements are reasonable and effective measures intended to improve the standard of care for women undergoing abortion procedures and to ensure women's health and safety. (
  • Our experienced medical staff specializes in caring for you at each of life's stages by providing the full range of OB/GYN services. (
  • Sutter Solano Medical Center has earned two partnership awards from the Over-Flowing Cup Breast Health and Women's Empowerment Program. (
  • Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento was named among "100 hospitals with great women's health programs" by Becker's Hospital Review. (
  • The Center is located in Uptown New Orleans on the campus of Ochsner Baptist, in the Ochsner Health Center - Baptist Napoleon Medical Plaza on the 3rd floor. (
  • Our care team, which includes a nurse navigator and medical assistants, is focused on improving women's overall health as they navigate both cancer and everyday health concerns from young adulthood through natural aging. (
  • At One Medical, we believe that women's health and primary care go hand-in-hand, and we offer a comprehensive range of services at both of our Downtown Boston offices . (
  • nursing, medical, nutrition and counselling services to vulnerable women in the ACT and region. (
  • Students can use the medical services at the Tang Center just as they would their regular doctor's office and urgent care center. (
  • With each abortion case, you have to evaluate the following: interpretation of the local laws, the local customs, and the presence of medical facilities able to carry out safe abortions that we can recommend to women. (
  • It's vital to communicate clearly about the issue, to explain our medical mission, our arguments, and our justifications for providing this type of care to the women who request it. (
  • As a primary care provider at One Medical, I have so much more time to spend with a patient than I would in a typical Women's Health practice. (
  • One Medical offers a comprehensive range of women's health services in-house at our New York City and Brooklyn offices . (
  • If you need medical care that can't be provided to you at your student health center, ask the staff where you can go. (
  • At UH Richmond Medical Center, we offer a comprehensive range of breast health services for women of all ages. (
  • Some of the most-used services included assessment and documentation of injuries, crisis counselling, and medical care and treatment, with about three-quarters of victims using each of those services. (
  • Covenant Health serves over 1.2 million people - and always strives to do it with the highest caliber of medical care. (
  • At Dignity Health Medical Group, we take humankindness seriously. (
  • Our department is a highly respected training site for medical students who are a part of the growing programs at Creighton University Medical School and Maricopa Integrated Health System (MIHS). (
  • Labor and delivery services at Summerville Medical Center are focused on providing a smooth, comfortable experience based on your desired birth plan. (
  • Factors affecting the probability of use of general and medical health and social/community services for Mexican Americans and non-Hispanic whites. (
  • All of us, when we visit our doctor or a health center, assume we'll receive real medical care, and that services will meet an acceptable standard. (
  • All women deserve to have their medical privacy protected. (
  • It is the official journal of the Academy of Women's Health and the American Medical Women's Association. (
  • CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Journal of Women's Health named official journal of American Medical Women's Association (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News)" (Press release). (
  • Sterilization is legal for women only if they are over age 35, have had two or more children, or if there is medical need (such as cancer). (
  • Guides lay persons and non-medical users and medical practitioners to useful and reliable online medical and health information. (
  • In 2018, the VA and DOD teamed up to launch the Women's Health Transition Training pilot. (
  • Make time for your health and wellness today. (
  • Virtua for Life helps you stay informed with the latest health and wellness news, exercise and fitness tips, delicious recipes, fun videos, special offers and more. (
  • Meet Nermin Lazarus, DO, primary care doctor providing personalized care for women at the Virtua for Women Primary Care & Wellness Center at Moorestown. (
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine can treat a wide array of health and wellness concerns. (
  • We're committed to improving the lifelong health and wellness of our mothers, daughters, sisters, aunts and friends. (
  • We also hope to do more community outreach to educate women about wellness and how to attain it. (
  • This center is for all women in the Gulf South region and beyond who are seeking optimal health and wellness in their lives. (
  • We hope this information will be helpful in managing your health and wellness while you are at UC Berkeley. (
  • During National Women's Health Week which runs until the 15th there's no better time to plan ahead for your health and wellness, especially if you anticipate transitioning out of active duty in the coming year. (
  • Smart organizations are expanding women's health to encompass everything from cardiovascular care to orthopedics to wellness, taking advantage of the new emphasis on gender-based medicine. (
  • In fulfillment of this mission, Women's Wellness actively connects with women, and all relevant institutions that impact women as health care consumers, including family members, health care providers, political, research and educational organizations. (
  • All women 18 years and older should have an annual women's wellness check with your gynecologist or primary care physician. (
  • House Bill 1366 is scheduled for a public hearing in the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness at 1:30pm this afternoon. (
  • Fatigue, weight gain, menopausal symptoms, general lack of energy, relationship issues and life stressors-both financial and emotional-these are all common frustrations faced by women. (