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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  • 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. (
  • Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic he provided frontline healthcare to pregnant women and developed international guidelines. (
  • Improving access to health services for children and pregnant women / Joshua M. Wiener, Jeannie Engel. (
  • Pregnant women should continue to avoid travel to areas where Zika is spreading. (
  • Approximately 99% of asymptomatic pregnant women who were tested had no laboratory evidence of Zika virus infection. (
  • Given the potential for adverse pregnancy and infant outcomes associated with Zika virus, health care providers can continue to offer Zika virus testing to asymptomatic pregnant women with potential exposure. (
  • In February 1994, the National Institutes of Health announced interim results from a multicenter, placebo-controlled clinical trial (AIDS Clinical Trials Group {ACTG} protocol 076), indicating that administration of zidovudine (ZDV) to a selected group of pregnant women infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and to their newborns reduced the risk for perinatal HIV transmission by approximately two thirds. (
  • PHS published recommendations regarding ZDV therapy for pregnant women and their newborns in August 1994. (
  • The following persons either served as consultants at the workshop for developing the recommendations for HIV counseling and voluntary testing for pregnant women or were members of the U.S. Public Health Service Task Force on the Use of Zidovudine to Reduce Perinatal Transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus. (
  • The most significant advance for this population has been the results from a placebo-controlled, clinical trial that indicated that administration of zidovudine to HIV-infected pregnant women and their newborns reduced the risk for perinatal transmission of HIV by approximately two thirds (1). (
  • This document recommends routine HIV counseling and voluntary testing for all pregnant women and is intended to serve as guidance for health-care providers in educating women about the importance of knowing their HIV infection status. (
  • Women who have HIV infection or who are at risk for infection need access to current information regarding a) early interventions to improve survival rates and quality of life for HIV-infected persons, b) strategies to reduce the risk for perinatal HIV transmission, and c) management of HIV-infection in pregnant women and perinatally exposed or infected children. (
  • Results from a randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial have indicated that the risk for perinatal HIV transmission can be substantially reduced by administration of zidovudine (ZDV {also referred to as AZT}) to HIV-infected pregnant women and their newborns (1). (
  • The centre will provide necessary health check-up and other facilities to pregnant women, new mothers and infants. (
  • Through the Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) program, Rocky Mountain Health Plans (RMHP) provides low-cost health insurance benefits to children and pregnant women 19 and older who do not qualify for Health First Colorado but do not earn enough to pay for private health insurance. (
  • Colorado children age 18 and under and pregnant women. (
  • Lawfully residing children and pregnant women. (
  • Children and pregnant women who do not have other health insurance or qualify for Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program). (
  • In collaboration with state, tribal, local, and territorial health departments, CDC established the U.S. Zika Pregnancy Registry (USZPR) in early 2016 to monitor pregnant women with laboratory evidence of possible recent Zika virus infection and their infants. (
  • During the analysis period, 1,297 pregnant women in 44 states were reported to the USZPR. (
  • These findings highlight why pregnant women should avoid Zika virus exposure. (
  • Res e ults t : the category emerged: Knowledge developed in the face of health guidelines for pregnant women. (
  • 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. (
  • The training had a significant impact on health outcomes. (
  • Dr. Azra Fazal Pechuhu, Minister for Health and Population Welfare Sindh attended the launch ceremony of the Report titled "Explaining Maternal Mortality in Pakistan: In-depth Analysis of Pakistan Maternal Mortality Survey, 2019" and reiterated Sindh government's commitment to improving health outcomes as population welfare. (
  • The committee identified diseases and conditions that are more common or more serious in women than in men, or for which women experience different outcomes or benefit from different interventions. (
  • These latest recommendations from the IOM should be welcomed and applauded by our healthcare industry, given the well-recognized outcomes that may be derived from greater access to such services," said David Calabrese, RPh, MHP, chief clinical officer, Med Metrics Health Partners, Worcester, Mass. (
  • However, given recent research showing that screening for IPV may not, in and of itself, result in improved violence outcomes, a concomitant investment should also be made in enhancing the quality, availability, and utilization of services offered to abused women," Temple told Drug Topics . (
  • Betty works closely with the Ministry of Health and Sanitation, advising on the implementation of programmes and improving reproductive, maternal, neonatal and child health outcomes. (
  • HIV testing, identification of HIV infections, and early linkage to HIV medical care are critical for ensuring that HIV-positive women receive the care they need to achieve viral suppression and improved health outcomes, and to reduce transmission to others. (
  • Enhanced efforts to test and identify women with HIV infection and promptly link them to HIV medical care, as well as to identify women with previously diagnosed HIV infection who are not in care, especially black women, and link them to care will improve health outcomes, increase rates of viral suppression, and reduce transmission of HIV to others. (
  • Association between Financial Barriers to Healthcare Access and Mental Health Outcomes in Tennessee. (
  • Pharmacists are highly-accessible, clinically-trained medication experts who can improve health outcomes and reduce overall costs,' said NCPA CEO B. Douglas Hoey, RPh, MBA. (
  • We know that when people have their mental health care, their substance abuse care, and their medical care - all addressed at the same time - they have better lives - better outcomes and more improvement," said Misti Mustain, Director of Clinical Programs. (
  • 16 This type of insurance has been reported to be independently related to both the use of health services and medical outcomes. (
  • Numerous studies indicate that satisfaction with provider services may impact perceptions of access to health care, in addition to clinical outcomes. (
  • I am a practice nurse and it's important that I can direct my patients to good, reliable sources, so they can educate themselves and therefore improve health outcomes for them and their families/whānau, as well as helping to slow/reduce the risks for us all. (
  • This training curriculum and module presentations address challenges that frontline health care workers face in motivating clients within the HIV services continuum to make informed decisions that lead to sustained, positive outcomes. (
  • New York Times, " How Roe Shaped the World of Work for Women ," May 7, 2022). (
  • Abuja, 18 October, 2022 - Living at the Internally Displaced Persons' (IDPs) camp in Damagaza in Abuja, 20- years old Anifa Tsani, a mother of one, is glad she can now make informed choices on her sexual and reproductive health. (
  • 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. (
  • I want to serve the people, to help the women and children in my home district by working at the health centre administering safe vaccines," she says. (
  • The Janeway Children's Health and Rehabilitation Centre offers diabetes outreach services. (
  • A birthing centre has been established in Mangaltar Health Post at Halesi Tuwachung Municipality-6 to provide parturition service in Khotang. (
  • Trained health workers, necessary equipment and drugs among others have been managed in the parturition centre. (
  • Deputy Mayor Bimala Rai said they had set up the centre with the budget under the health sector of Halesi Tuwachung Municipality. (
  • The Women's provides extensive sexual and reproductive health services, which include clinics for the reversal of female genital mutilation, infertility investigation and assisted reproductive technologies, sexual counselling and sexual health screening, and contraceptive advice and prescriptions. (
  • Our sexual health clinics are for women/trans women involved in sex industry and victims of human trafficking. (
  • Services like mammograms and Pap tests are offered through local health departments and participating clinics around the state. (
  • Susan Cotton is the cofounder and Chair of the Board for the community-based women's health NGO, which operates mobile women's health clinics in two communities in rural Nicaragua. (
  • The clinics seek to not only provide health services such as cervical cancer screenings, but also educate women and girls on their health. (
  • We operate mobile women's healths clinics, traveling out to rural communities to provide essential health [services] and cervical cancer screening treatments and education. (
  • A number of national organizations - such as Indigenous Women Rising , Keep Our Clinics , National Abortion Federation , Women's Reproductive Rights Assistance Project , The Brigid Alliance , and Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity (URGE) - also work with local providers and help with out of state travel and clinic fees. (
  • Our engagement with the community and stakeholders clearly outlined a lack of funding across the five dedicated women's health clinics in South Hedland, Tom Price, Kalgoorlie, Geraldton and Bunbury. (
  • These centres are essential for the health and wellbeing of regional women as they provide clinics, dietitians, counselling, cancer support, lactation and wellbeing services. (
  • These centres provide a diverse range of services to meet the needs of women in their community, including health clinics, dieticians, counselling, cancer support and lactation services, as well as wellbeing events. (
  • The clinics provide a safe space for women of all ages and backgrounds to access services and advice in a context that is less clinical than an emergency department or doctor surgery," she said. (
  • The training included a month of practical training in health clinics around Kabul where trainees administered vaccinations. (
  • As the COVID-19 vaccines continue to be administered across military hospitals and smaller clinics and outposts under Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance, the advice from the military and a multitude of national maternal and fetal health professional associations is the same: For most pregnant people, getting the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as possible is the safest choice based on the science to date. (
  • As most advocates for women's reproductive rights know, FACE has been very effective in reducing harassment, violent confrontation, vandalism, arson, murder and other criminal activities aimed at clinics, health care providers, patients and volunteers. (
  • Show Me Healthy Women (SMHW) offers free breast and cervical cancer screenings for Missouri women who meet age, income and insurance guidelines. (
  • Get access to health screenings and lifestyle education that can reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke. (
  • It's important to continue with annual gynecologic exams even after you have gone through menopause, to stay up-to-date on the full spectrum of women's health screenings. (
  • There are specific times when you should see your provider or receive specific health screenings. (
  • The US Preventive Services Task Force publishes a list of recommended screenings. (
  • This toolkit from the Connected Health Branch's Military Kids Connect program supports the celebration of Month of the Military Child 2021. (
  • In Nigeria, there is still low uptake of family planning (FP) services as the 2021 Nigeria Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS), indicates that the demand for FP services among married or in-union women is only satisfied in 4 out of every 10 women. (
  • The Senate must take action and finish the job the House started after passing the Women's Health Protection Act of 2021. (
  • Since the Taliban returned to power in August 2021 they have imposed a slew of restrictions on Afghan women, effectively squeezing them out of public life. (
  • Our full range of gynecology services include obstetrics (pregnancy) services, family planning, urology and much more. (
  • 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. (
  • Newport Women's Health provides care through all stages of pregnancy. (
  • As a result, cervical cancer is the leading cause of death among young women and the number one cancer killer in the country, which also faces the highest rate of adolescent pregnancy in the Americas. (
  • 2 This recommendation stemmed from studies reporting that service women have an unintended pregnancy rate 50% higher than civilians and studies demonstrating lower unintended pregnancy rates among women with access to LARCs. (
  • If you are experiencing any pain or bleeding, or believe that there is something wrong with your pregnancy, call your health care provider immediately, go to the emergency room, or dial 911 . (
  • Said Ryan: "Although it is unclear how pregnancy may affect infection risk, some women who have been infected with COVID-19 during pregnancy have experienced serious illness or death. (
  • Breastfeeding should never be equated to pregnancy in terms of health considerations for mother or child. (
  • Additionally, urban public health services have a better effect on improving the fertility desire of rural migrant women who have no pregnancy experience, a low income level, and a short residence time in the inflow area. (
  • We also continue to encourage women and their partners in areas with Zika to engage in pregnancy planning and counseling with their health care providers so that they know the risks and the ways to mitigate them. (
  • Maternal death refers to the death of a woman during pregnancy or within 42 days after abortion, irrespective of the duration and place of the pregnancy, from any cause related to or aggravated by the pregnancy or its management but not from accidental or unintentional causes (WHO). (
  • Identification and follow-up care of infants born to mothers with laboratory evidence of possible recent Zika virus infection during pregnancy and infants with congenital Zika virus infection can ensure that appropriate intervention services are available to affected infants. (
  • Because the full clinical spectrum of congenital Zika virus infection is not yet known, all infants born to women with laboratory evidence of possible recent Zika virus infection during pregnancy should receive postnatal neuroimaging and Zika virus testing in addition to a comprehensive newborn physical exam and hearing screen. (
  • The central nucleus was configured in care directed to women's health and their empowerment in the pregnancy- puerperal cycle. (
  • World Health Organization. (
  • Regional Office for Europe (‎ World Health Organization. (
  • Many members of the Department of Defense community have asked about essential women's health care services following the Supreme Court's decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization. (
  • The study analysis that had technical and financial support of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) examines the predictors of maternal mortality in Pakistan and unpacks causes of maternal deaths while also identifying the societal and medical factors that contribute to the tragic loss of maternal lives. (
  • Since Susan helped launch The Lily Project in 2016 along with Anielka Medina and Jonathan Butcher, the organization has delivered health services to more than 20,000 women and educated more than 24,000 girls. (
  • Our Bodies Ourselves Today-a collaboration of the Center for Women's Health and Human Rights at Suffolk University and the nonprofit organization Our Bodies Ourselves-features trustworthy, up-to-date, curated information on the health and sexuality of women, girls, and gender-expansive people. (
  • 28 women from six provinces from Afghanistan's central region took part in the training Kabul 13 November 2014 - This week 28 women graduated from a vaccination training programme organized by the Medical Management and Research Courses Afghanistan (MMRC-A) nongovernmental organization with the technical and financial support of WHO. (
  • To rectify the concerns, the World Health Organization (WHO) has been working with the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH), using the patient-centred care approach, to provide sexual and reproductive health care services in the country. (
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  • The World Health Organization (WHO) convened a technical consultation during 1-2 December 2016 to review new evidence on the risk of HIV acquisition with the use of hormonal contraception. (
  • The new Defense Health Agency director pinned on her third star during a ceremony at Fort Myer Memorial Chapel, Virginia, on Jan. 20, 2023. (
  • BMC Health Serv Res;23(1): 219, 2023 Mar 07. (
  • SA Health offers a range of women's health services to South Australian women living in metropolitan and rural areas. (
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  • We have a range of clinical guidelines available for health professionals. (
  • The app, developed through collaborative efforts from the Women and Infant Clinical Community, and based upon research by the Navy's Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Office of Women's Health, provides health information relevant to the unique circumstances women. (
  • Dr.) Monica Lutgendorf, division head Maternal Fetal Medicine, Naval Medical Center-San Diego (NMCSD), and chair, DHA Women and Infants Clinical Community. (
  • The leadership of the College of Nursing and Health Professions implemented this project to enhance clinical education for its students and research environments for its faculty by opening and supporting a series of healthcare practices. (
  • Donnelly viewed this as part of the college's five-year strategy, "[Our plan is] to closely integrate clinical education and research with practice so that faculty and students are working from real world scenarios with real patients and families on real health problems and health potential. (
  • This is very unique project," Sheila Plungis, director of clinical services for the College of Nursing and Health Professions, said. (
  • The research center is part of the strategy to increase the clinical learning of students through serving the community with health-enhancing programs. (
  • Preventative services are meant to identify certain risk factors related to disease, behavioral health and the promotion of a healthy life. (
  • It's the first step in an overall plan for the center to become a federally Certified Community Behavioral Health Center. (
  • Nutritional assessment, counseling and behavioral health, couple and family therapy, music, art and dance-movement therapy are also available services. (
  • North Shore Mental Health takes care of the mental health and behavioral health care needs of its clients by working through the Department of Human Services as well as the Adult Mental Health Division of the Department of Health. (
  • Our prenatal care services rank among the nation's best. (
  • 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. (
  • The team gave more than 200,000 women information on family planning, early detection of breast and cervical cancer, prenatal and postnatal health, child nutrition, and child development. (
  • e to unveil the guidance received on childbirth during high-risk prenatal care in health services in the light of Social Representations Theory. (
  • n Obje j ti t v i o: dar a conocer las pautas recibidas sobre el parto durante la atención prenatal de alto riesgo en los servicios de salud a la luz de la teoría de las representaciones sociales. (
  • Our Breast Service is dedicated to the prevention, care and management of breast disease. (
  • Research looks for the causes of health problems in women, as well as effective treatment and prevention. (
  • Our specialists may work with women on lifestyle changes and heart disease prevention or coordinate a heart disease treatment plan. (
  • Community health centers should provide abuse prevention and intervention programs that have involvement of family members as well as women who are at risk of being abused. (
  • Indeed, a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimated that IPV results in more than $4 billion a year in healthcare services. (
  • Talk sexual health services with other STD prevention professionals. (
  • This tool kit is a technical assistance guide that community-based organizations (CBOs) and similar organizations can use to support their HIV prevention services for transgender women of color (WOC). (
  • Providing partner services can further support these prevention goals. (
  • Analysis of 2015 data on CDC-funded HIV tests and HIV prevention services from 61 health departments and 123 community-based organizations indicated that among women identified as having HIV infection, 62% had received a diagnosis of HIV infection before the current test, and 87% of those women were not in HIV medical care at the time of the test. (
  • Tracking services, for prevention million HIV-infected persons in the developing world are or treatment, also necessitates monitoring the quality of girls and women (Figure 1). (
  • Twenty-six in-depth interview sessions were conducted including home healthcare agency clinicians, public health practitioners, sharps device manufacturers, injury prevention advocates, pharmacists and others. (
  • CONCLUSIONS: Sharps injuries are preventable through public health actions that promote needleless treatment methods, sharps with injury prevention features, and safe disposal practices. (
  • The recommendations stress the importance of early diagnosis of HIV infection for the health of both women and their infants and are based on advances made in HIV-related treatment and prevention. (
  • To reverse these trends, HIV education and services for prevention and health care must be made available to all women. (
  • In 2008, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the National Hearing Conservation Association (NHCA) created the Safe-in-Sound Excellence in Hearing Loss Prevention Award™ to recognize organizations that document measurable achievements in hearing loss prevention. (
  • The summit will also feature leaders in health and wellness from organizations such as the President's Council on Fitness, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Morehouse School of Medicine. (
  • The UN Strategy of the Global Conflict Prevention Pool, a joint enterprise between the United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), Ministry of Defence, and Department for International Development (DFID), has agreed to fund, and the FCO Translation and Interpreting Services to translate, 1325 into 9 new languages. (
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  • An in-depth analysis of Pakistan Maternal Mortality Survey (PMMS) 2019 produced jointly by the Population Council, National Committee on Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health, National Institute of Population Studies found critical gaps in maternal health services for women of reproductive age in Pakistan. (
  • Most of these workers are women of reproductive age, and many are foreign-born or people of color. (
  • Maternal Mortality remains a key issue affecting women of reproductive age across the African Region. (
  • While men tend to have cardiovascular events about 10 years earlier than women, a woman's risk is equal to (or greater than) a man's once she reaches menopause. (
  • The Kentucky Women's Cancer Screening Program is a federally funded public health program providing free or low-cost breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services to eligible women in Kentucky. (
  • This report describes the current state of the delivery of long-term care services in Denmark. (
  • In line with national health priorities, the approach chosen to contribute to the reduction of maternal and infant mortality focuses on strengthening the capacities of health care providers, improving the supply and quality of essential services and improving the use of health care services, particularly through community mobilization. (
  • Regional women are often vulnerable and disadvantaged in accessing health care services - there is consistently high-demand and long wait-lists," Ms Davies said. (
  • He said WHO works in critical area of supporting policy changes to create an enabling environment for provision of self-care services in the country. (
  • Likewise, WHO through funding from Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) and the Children Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) is supporting the government to build the capacity of health workers to provide self-care interventions in Nigeria's health care services. (
  • Salome Vincent Aya, a health worker and beneficiary of the capacity-building training in Nasarawa State, said the introduction of self-care services into the health system in her locality has boosted women's wiliness to receive family planning services. (
  • Many women now opt for self-care services such as injectable contraceptives. (
  • To scale up the implementation of self-care services in the country, the FMOH in collaboration with WHO and over 70 partners (including government officials across programs at national and state levels, donors, development partners and private sector players) recently reviewed and planned for the next level of implementation of the national self-care guideline for sexual, reproductive and maternal health. (
  • The legislation recognizes pharmacists as health care providers and enables pharmacists in medically underserved areas to offer and be compensated for an expanded scope of patient-care services under the Medicare Part B program. (
  • 14,17 Lack of complementary health insurance may affect the health care services received by individuals aged 65 years and older, in addition to race, education, age, and gender. (
  • The bill risks lowering the high standard of reproductive health care services received by women in Maryland. (
  • Pursuant to the Social Security Act, states may elect, as an optional benefit, to provide personal care services. (
  • Personal care services (also known in States by other names such as personal attendant services, personal assistance services, or attendant care services, etc.) covered under a state's program may include a range of human assistance provided to persons with disabilities and chronic conditions of all ages which enable them to accomplish tasks that they would normally do for themselves if they did not have a disability. (
  • Their goals were - and remain to this day - to terrorize health care providers, women who seek reproductive health care services and their allies to achieve their ideological and political goals. (
  • FACE also punishes anyone who intentionally damages or destroys a facility that provides reproductive health care services. (
  • Children need many preventive care services. (
  • If you are not sure if your child needs preventive care services, ask your child's primary care provider if any care is needed. (
  • It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available. (
  • This study systematically examined the impact of public health services on the fertility intentions of rural migrant women as well as the mechanisms, underlying these intentions based on the data from the 2018 China Migration Dynamics Monitoring Survey . (
  • Data collection occurred between October 2017 and January 2018, in a maternity hospital in northern Paraná, during the hospitalization of 20 puerperal women. (
  • Women who have been treated for precancer (cervical dysplasia) should continue to have Pap tests for 20 years after treatment or until age 65, whichever is longer. (
  • Substantial disparities of maternal mortality ratio among provinces, regions and rural areas call for customized interventions and improvement to access of family planning services and information could reduce number of maternal mortalities in Pakistan. (
  • Efforts to screen and offer evidenced-based interventions to men and women who commit acts of partner violence should be strengthened. (
  • Much of this information can be obtained explain why these different vulnerabilities exist and what from health facility surveys, but these surveys are staff- sort of interventions could address these different trans- and resource-intensive and are generally not conducted mission dynamics. (
  • This gap is a barrier to effective public health interventions. (
  • This is done through the introduction of self-care interventions at the community level through pharmacy and patent medicine stores and conventional health facilities to reduce the burden of care for health workers. (
  • According to WHO, self-care interventions are tools which support the ability of individuals, families and communities to promote health, prevent disease, maintain health and cope with illness and disability with or without the support of a health worker. (
  • for women who have HIV infection, these programs can enable them to receive appropriate and timely medical interventions for their own health and for reducing the risk for perinatal (i.e., mother to infant) and other modes of HIV transmission. (
  • The Healthdirect health information service aims to improve the health of Australians by providing easy access to quality information about human health. (
  • 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. (
  • For questions about health services, your entitlements, or how to access HSE health or social services in your area? (
  • Those who did had little access to quality services because the private health sector lacked training and programs to address these needs. (
  • In Nicaragua, 90% of women and girls lack access to preventative care. (
  • Contact the Senate Finance Committee and let them know that women do not support health care reform that happens at the expense of our access to comprehensive care! (
  • Women need access to safe and effective forms of contraception for family planning, treatment of menstrual disorders, and if desired, for menstrual suppression. (
  • 1 In response to concerns from the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs regarding the health care and readiness of female service members, the Defense Health Board (DHB) released a report in November 2020 recommending improved contraceptive education and services, particularly access to long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs). (
  • In early May, the nation received a stark warning that reproductive rights and access to health services would shortly undergo massive restrictions. (
  • We remain equally committed to protecting the rights of women to access the full range of reproductive health services and make important health decisions as individuals. (
  • Like other foundations in California ( East Bay Community Foundation , Silicon Valley Community Foundation , the David & Lucille Packard Foundation ), we stand with all women and health advocates fighting on their behalf to safeguard reproductive freedoms and access to safe and affordable health care. (
  • Restricting access to reproductive care also further exacerbates existing disparities women face in accessing health care, effective birth control options, and access to childcare and paid parental leave, and disproportionately affects women at or below the federal poverty level as well as women of color, and reduces their economic security and mobility. (
  • The Turnaway Study, which has tracked two cohorts of women for more than ten years, "pinpointed the lack of abortion access as the turning point in women's economic trajectories. (
  • We should not forget that access to health services, including abortion access, has significantly contributed to the rise of women in the labor force. (
  • We will continue to advocate for women's access to healthcare services and reducing health disparities for under-resourced populations. (
  • She worked with women and young people in Sierra Leone for many years, ensuring they have access to sexual reproductive health (SRH) information and services, and are empowered to make choices that are right for them. (
  • including on economic participation and access to sexual and reproductive health services. (
  • It's "Same Day Access" to intake assessments regarding one's mental health and substance abuse. (
  • In doing so, Aveeno has built a long-standing partnership with the official #BlackGirlMagic headquarters here at ESSENCE to provide access, education, resources and opportunity for Black female entrepreneurs looking to grow their skincare and haircare brands. (
  • As the age and diversity of our population increases, so does the potential for patients, including older adults, to experience barriers to health care access. (
  • Among nonelderly Americans, disparities in access to health care have been well documented, with the primary reason being lack of health insurance (i.e., either employer-sponsored or public). (
  • Sociodemographic factors, socioeconomic status, and type of insurance coverage have a substantial impact on the elderly population's access to health care. (
  • 11 The issue of adequate access to health care has attracted the attention of the U.S. Government, professional associations, and health care providers alike. (
  • evaluated self-perceived access to health care from self-administered questionnaires in a cohort of Medicare beneficiaries with a mean age of 76 years. (
  • Our nurses, doctors, pharmacists and other professionals find Health Navigator a trustworthy, understandable and up -to -date source of health information that we and our patients and their whanau can access at a time and pace appropriate to them. (
  • And in a predominately rural region where a majority of patients are self-employed and uninsured, the health care facilities are too far away and access to toxicology experts is near impossible," Kennedy added. (
  • It can ensure a rational optimization of the available health workforce, address health system shortages of specialized health-care professionals, improve equity in access to health care and increase the acceptability of h. (
  • Women may come directly to the center for a cardiovascular health assessment. (
  • This report describes the main findings and policy pointers of an assessment of the current conditions of integrated delivery of long-term health and social services in Romania. (
  • The recommendations are based on a review of existing guidelines and an assessment of evidence for the effectiveness of different preventive services. (
  • A community health needs assessment describes the community a hospital serves and identifies the health needs of the population. (
  • In the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, passed in March 2010, nonprofit hospitals are mandated to conduct a CHNA every three years and adopt an implementation strategy to meet the community health needs identified in the assessment. (
  • Parkway Health & Wellness includes physical therapy services, assessment for runners and primary care in women's health. (
  • This report expands upon prior data and summarizes the annual prevalence (overall and by demographics) of LARC use from 2016 through 2020 among active component U.S. service women, compares LARC prevalence to the prevalence of short-acting reversible contraceptives (SARCs), and evaluates the probability of continued use of LARCs by type. (
  • The new report builds upon the findings from the 2016 America's Health Rankings Health of Those Who Have Served Report. (
  • This is the third time MOAA has partnered with United Health Foundation to identify specific areas to improve care for the men and women who have served, including a 2014 study on the readiness of community-based mental health care providers to care for the distinctive needs of veterans and their families, and the 2016 America's Health Rankings report on the health of those who have served. (
  • During public health crises, such as the West African Ebola outbreak of 2014 - 2016, essential women's reproductive health services can be deprioritised, while the health service focuses on halting transmission of the infectious disease. (
  • The WHS operates sexual health clinic services and outreach support to women/trans women involved in the sex industry. (
  • Abt, as the implementer or the Private Sector Project for Women's Health, used a community outreach approach to educate low-income women to trigger demand for women's health services. (
  • The project's community outreach contacted 1,492,000 women age 15-60 for family planning and breast cancer referrals and vouchers. (
  • Craig and Haddaway have repeatedly called on the state to shift millions of dollars in marketing, outreach and promotional dollars away from the error-prone Maryland Health Connection. (
  • Levine says the $10 million dollars will support six months of continued outreach activities by Louisiana's DHH's Louisiana Spirit outreach teams and local mental health programs. (
  • They should be included in health outreach and services to key populations . (
  • Whether you're having a baby, just getting a checkup or needing to address a particular issue, women's health specialists in the Sutter Health network provide sensitive, professional services to keep you healthy and meet your needs. (
  • Women often present with different heart disease symptoms than men, so it's important to provide targeted, personalized care. (
  • This is an online medical abortion help service that refers to a doctor who can provide you with a medical abortion. (
  • We provide a wide range of services to help keep you healthy and happy at every stage in your life. (
  • While the app was designed to provide education for servicewomen's healthcare needs, the app is a great resource for male and non-binary service members as well. (
  • We organized a private physician network and built its capacity to provide family planning and cancer-detection services to needy women. (
  • Welcome to Newport Women's Health, a group practice of physicians and certified nurse midwives working together to provide gentle, respectful and individualized care and guidance for women of all ages, from adolescence through menopause and beyond. (
  • We provide a full range of services at more than 20 convenient locations in the New York metropolitan area, responding to the physical, reproductive and mental health needs of women at all stages of their lives. (
  • NOTE: As stated in G.R. 11.1.1, claims for services in the Diagnostic Radiology section will not be payable unless the physician has been approved by the CPSA to provide those services. (
  • A minor tray service benefit may be claimed for the following procedures only when they are performed in a location other than a nursing home , general or auxiliary hospital, AACC , UCC or a facility which has a contract with a regional health authority to provide any of these insured services. (
  • The contraceptive clinic opened June 7 to service beneficiaries and provide same-day procedures without a referral. (
  • A number of state and regional funds provide financial and mental support for women seeking reproductive services, like the Lilith Fund in Texas and Yellowhammer Fund in Alabama and Mississippi. (
  • The regional centres share funding of around $1.3 million per year, which restricts the services they can provide to their communities. (
  • Ms Davies said the Government should provide an immediate boost to fill the gaps for the current services, as well as a long-term plan developed to expand services across the State. (
  • Within the sample, the age distribution of women who have served and those who have not was adjusted to reflect the U.S. population and provide comparisons for the same age and demographic groups of both populations. (
  • In 2015, CDC funded 61 state and local health departments and 123 community-based organizations (CBOs)* to provide HIV testing and related services in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. (
  • It really looks at how do we provide holistic care - how are we meeting our community needs for people that have mental health needs, substance abuse needs, medical needs - and providing holistic care to improve our community. (
  • 24 To provide quality care to patients who come from a variety of cultures and backgrounds, health care providers, including pharmacists, should strive toward cultural competence. (
  • The main purpose of is to provide educational services. (
  • On Monday, Louisiana's Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Alan Levine requested $10 million from BP to provide mental health services to Louisiana residents affected by the oil spill. (
  • Organized services to provide health care to women. (
  • We also encourage a holistic and integrative approach to health with the support of Sutter's Institute for Health and Healing . (
  • This guide from the Connected Health Branch provides a brief overview to service members and military families on the digital health tools available to support them. (
  • This chart from the Connected Health Branch gives health care providers an easy reference to identify digital health tools to support MHS beneficiaries. (
  • Along with its recently renovated private suites and family-centered care, the birthing center offers a broad array of education programs for expectant families and new parents, free breastfeeding support groups and lactation consultant services, and a 24-hour Warm Line, staffed by professionals who can answer any questions that may arise about newborn or new mother care. (
  • Because nothing says "crafting broad support" than cutting off health services to half of the population. (
  • The Senate Finance Committee has been writing a health care reform bill and struggling to create legislation that will have bipartisan support. (
  • Broadly speaking, we use personal information for purposes of administering our business activities, providing service and support and making available other products and services to our customers and prospective customers. (
  • Ms Davies said the Labor Government had a duty to invest in services that support women and families across the State. (
  • They serve as a point of contact to engage with other support services in the community, helping women and their families navigate a complex system that can be overwhelming. (
  • She has been key in providing technical support in various aspects of improving midwifery services in the country. (
  • Additionally, it also provided important evidence to support the government policies related to the optimization of the public health service system, improvement of the health status , citizenship , and fertility intentions of the rural migrant women , as well as the development of the uniform public health services . (
  • Together, we want to support those entrepreneurs whose ideas and solutions have the power to profoundly impact the health and beauty of all skin. (
  • We need them to support the malnourished children and other women who need health services. (
  • Lindsay, [ 985 ] a mother with physical disabilities and a traumatic brain injury, affirms the significance of services: "Given my lack of trust in 'the system' and sparse community support resources, I cannot be both a full-time parent and a good parent. (
  • Personal assistance services (PAS) are a crucial support for more than 13.2 million people with disabilities. (
  • I would be inclined to think that BP in this case has a moral obligation to support long term studies of human health related to oil spill exposure, and they should want to know, from the point of view of their own workers, what the long term effects are because they can do a better job of mitigating the impact of future oil spills on their own workforce. (
  • The National Health Services Directory is a web-based search providing a comprehensive source of services provided in the health, housing, family and community sectors. (
  • A quick google search said strep B is a bacterial infection normally found in the vagina and/or rectum of about 25% of all healthy, adult women. (
  • For example, the health and financial impact of intimate partner violence (IPV) is vast and widespread, indicating that any plan designed to strengthen screening and intervention efforts is a welcome addition, said Jeff R. Temple, PhD, an assistant professor and psychologist in the department of obstetrics and gynecology at University of Texas Medical Department (UTMB Health), Galveston, Texas. (
  • This can result in entirely preventable morbidity and mortality, and can traumatise families and health workers. (
  • As a vaccinator, I want to help women and children in my district, fight vaccine-preventable diseases, and in that way contribute to decreasing morbidity and mortality in my country," Khadija says. (
  • IMSEAR at SEARO: Women friendly health services--a definite step to reduce maternal morbidity and mortality. (
  • During the past decade, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection has become a leading cause of morbidity and mortality among women, the population accounting for the most rapid increase in cases of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in recent years. (
  • The PPACA requires plans to cover the services listed in the comprehensive list of preventive services published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). (
  • At the agency's request, an IOM committee identified critical gaps in preventive services for women, along with measures that will further ensure women's health and well-being. (
  • The report addresses concerns that the current guidelines on preventive services contain gaps when it comes to women's needs. (
  • The Institute of Medicine has named eight preventive services that women should get for free under the new health care law. (
  • Women suffer disproportionate rates of chronic disease and disability from some conditions. (
  • Women who have served in the U.S. military are more likely than those who have not served to report being in very good or excellent health despite facing higher rates of mental health challenges and chronic disease, according to the 2017 America's Health Rankings Health of Women Who Have Served Report. (
  • The team visits more than 20,000 women a month and follows them for at least 12 months, with up to three additional counseling visits. (
  • Women's health : report of the Public Health Service Task Force on Women's Health Issues. (
  • Task Force on Women's Health Issues. (
  • Recommendations of the U.S. Public Health Service Task Force on the Use of Zidovudine to Reduce Perinatal Transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus. (
  • The 3-month training brought together young women from Afghanistan's central region to learn about the theory and practice of routine immunization. (
  • What are the implications for public health practice? (
  • Typical informal supports include grandparents providing a night out for parents (respite care), neighbors shoveling snow off the driveway of a new parent (chore services), or parents joining together for carpooling to soccer practice (transportation services). (
  • FHI 360's work spans diverse practice areas that are critical to improving health and well-being worldwide. (
  • Breastfeeding is beneficial for the health of infants and mothers. (
  • Even though PFAS have been detected in breast milk, studies have not shown a causal relationship with a specific health effect in infants or children. (
  • On June 6 7, 1994, the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) convened a workshop in Bethesda, Maryland, to a) develop recommendations for the use of ZDV to reduce the risk for perinatal HIV transmission and b) discuss the implications of these recommendations for treatment, counseling, and HIV testing of women and infants. (
  • These recommendations were developed by the U.S. Public Health Service to address the increasing epidemic of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection among women and their infants. (
  • These programs also can facilitate appropriate follow-up care and services for HIV-infected women, their infants, and other family members. (
  • This has major implications for how women living with HIV might choose to feed their infants, and how health workers should counsel mothers when making these choices. (
  • The potential of ARVs to reduce HIV transmission throughout the period of breastfeed- ing also highlights the need for guidance on how child health services should commu- nicate information about ARVs to prevent transmission through breastfeeding, and the implications for feeding of HIV exposed infants through the first two years of life. (
  • The Women's provides extensive sexual and reproductive health services including contraceptive advice and prescriptions. (
  • Furthermore, we want to ensure that the Health Benefits Advisory Committee cannot recommend abortion services be included under covered benefits or as part of a benefits package. (
  • One of these potential compromises comes in the form of an abortion exclusion, which would prevent abortion services from being covered by some or all insurance plans in the Health Insurance Exchange. (
  • September 22, 2004 - (IRIN) Female civil servants and qualified Afghan women will be trained in leadership and decision-making skills through a joint UN-government programme. (
  • We aim to help people understand how physical activity, nutrition, social health, stress management and mental health all affect cardiovascular risks. (
  • Topics like mental health, nutrition, communicating with family while on deployment, and reintegration after deployment are also included in the app," said Lamb. (
  • Topics like deployment checklists, TRICARE navigation tips, mental health resources, and how to report a sexual assault are also included in DRES. (
  • Despite reporting better overall health, women who have served are more likely to face mental health challenges. (
  • Retrospective Study of Psychiatric Hospitalizations in a West Texas Mental Health Treatment Facility during the COVID-19 Pandemic. (
  • Changes in what's offered at the Labette Center for Mental Health Services in Parsons are on the horizon. (
  • On the research side of the facility, there is sophisticated space for rehabilitation, nutrition and mental health researchers. (
  • Through the Adult Mental Health Division, the center addresses the needs and requirements of adults struggling with serious mental health disorders. (
  • Types of Treatment Approaches provided by North Shore Mental Health Wahiawa Medical Building in Wahiawa, HI. (
  • In a letter to BP's Chief Operating Officer Doug Suttles, Levine said, 'There exists anger, anxiety and uncertainty among the families and communities affected by the spill, which will easily manifest into addiction and various forms of mental health crisis if not confronted. (
  • Trapido is currently leading an LSU study on the physical and mental health of 6,000 women and 2,000 children, neighbors and families of the most heavily oil-and-dispersant exposed male cleanup workers, which has received initial funding by the National Institute of Health (NIH). (
  • LARC use continued to increase among service women through 2019. (
  • In this newly created position, Mason will spearhead the new women's and children's hospital opening on Summerville Medical Center's campus in 2019, as well as oversee the consolidation of the health system's women's and children's services teams on Summerville Medical's campus in 2019. (
  • In Spring 2019 maternity and neonatal services at Summerville and Trident Medical Centers will be consolidated on Summerville Medical's campus. (
  • A 2019 study in the American Journal of Men's Health, for example, examined health care use in religious heterosexual men and concluded masculine norms - such as a perception that they are supposed to be tough - were the main reason many men avoided seeking care. (
  • This is a major challenge for us as many women will not go to the clinic to get vaccinated if there are no female vaccinators. (
  • Drexel University recently opened the Parkway Health & Wellness clinic at its Center City campus. (
  • The clinic also offers a variety of services. (
  • In 1991, a women's health clinic receptionist was shot and paralyzed from the waist down. (
  • This comprehensive cardiovascular program provides education for women who have or are at risk for heart disease. (
  • The Deployment Readiness Education for Service women app gives service women a one-stop resource for some of the most common questions and concerns before, during, and after deployment. (
  • The analysis shows women belonging to younger and higher age groups, with no education and first-time mothers are at a significantly higher risk of maternal mortality in Pakistan. (
  • I also very much respect the research directions of the faculty in domestic violence and transcultural health assessments since my special concern is with the fact that many women, especially minority women, represent a very vulnerable medical population that is in dire need of education and protection. (
  • The InJoy Health Education Learning Portal is an interactive, Web-based tool that contains animated illustrations, videos, voice-overs, and games. (
  • Urban public health services , including health records management and health education , could effectively enhance the fertility intentions of rural migrant women . (
  • At first, implementing the initiative raised various concerns from the health workers, but with proper education, they also appreciated it as it reduced the time spent on FP services," she said. (
  • Health-related activities include nutrition and fitness education, physical activity promotion, and other wellness services. (
  • Public health experts cite many reasons for the difference, including that women make up three-quarters of the workforce in health care and education. (
  • Public health experts cited many reasons for the difference, including that women make up three-quarters of the workforce in health care and education, sectors prioritized for initial vaccines. (
  • Hogan said that his concerns were related to the education and training of professionals performing the service, because "unlike nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, physician assistants, and licensed certified midwives," licensed physicians are "uniquely qualified to perform these procedures and resolve any medical complications should they arise. (
  • The ban was one of two crushing orders made in rapid succession last month, after authorities had first barred women from university education. (
  • Secondary school education is already banned for girls, and many women have lost government jobs. (
  • Community Health Education Services and Advocacy (CHESA), Dar es Salaam. (
  • With this philosophy in mind, services in the Sutter Health network include everything from wellness exams to family planning to treatment for a wide range of gynecologic conditions. (
  • A woman might need surgery to treat a number of gynecologic conditions, including fibroids, endometriosis, ovarian cysts, uterine prolapse and gynecologic cancer. (
  • Almost 60% of HIV-infect- tems are often inadequate in many developing counties, ed persons in sub-Saharan Africa are female. (
  • About the authors: Fabien Diomandé, MD, MSc, medical epidemiologist, is stationed in Burkina Faso to work with the WHO Africa Bureau and local health authorities and Ryan Novak, PhD, epidemiologist, is based in Atlanta and supports meningitis activities in Africa. (
  • Few data are available on the presence and characteristics of transgender populations in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), which makes the provision of health services for key populations difficult. (
  • This study aimed to ascertain the presence and characteristics of trans women in seven cities in Tanzania , East Africa . (
  • The HHS guidelines on preventive health services for women will need to be updated routinely in light of new science. (
  • Below are screening guidelines for women ages 18 to 39. (
  • C nc n lu l sion: health guidelines were similar at both levels of care, being directed to fetal health and well-being. (
  • Specifically, it is one of two evidence-based cornerstones (guidance documents) of the World Health Organization's (WHO's) initiative to develop and implement family planning guidelines for national programmes. (
  • We also offer full treatment services provided by a team of physicians from Oncology, General Surgery and Plastic Surgery, each of whom has expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. (
  • In 2005, physicians in Jordan detected only 30 percent of breast cancer at an early stage, among other health care challenges for women. (
  • The study was conducted with sixteen women that were anxiolytic users and eight physicians that worked in different public health units of the city of Natal/RN. (
  • OCWMG Physicians help improve the quality of life for women through advanced laparoscopic Surgery. (
  • Combined, our physicians have performed over 1,000 laparoscopic hysterectomies, providing a safe alternative to open surgery for many women. (
  • When planning a chemotherapy regimen, physicians and patients consider the patient's age, her overall health, specific elements of her cancer (i.e., stage , grade ), other health problems, and past or future treatments. (
  • House Bill 937 endangers the health and lives of women by allowing non-physicians to perforin abortions. (
  • We will now offer patients and physicians one source for the full range of women's health reproductive genetics and NIPT testing. (
  • Our quality maternity services are provided by obstetricians, labor and delivery specialists, nurses and other caring professionals in a welcoming, comfortable environment. (
  • Is the programme specialist for female genital mutilation with UNFPA in Dakar, Senegal. (
  • Through strong community dialogue, they managed to recruit more women to work as vaccinators and in that way strengthen the country's immunization programme. (
  • 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 UCLA Health Women's Cardiovascular Center offers specialized care for women with heart disease. (
  • We serve patients through multiple programs and services within the Women's Cardiovascular Center. (
  • For more than four decades, the Department of OG/GYN & Women's Health at Montefiore Medical Center has been at the forefront of women's healthcare. (
  • Under her leadership, the hospital significantly expanded services for women and children including the growth of the largest birthing center and Level III NICU in the area. (
  • Improving Asthma Care for Children: Best Practices in Medicaid Managed Care Toolkit (Center for Health Care Strategies, Inc. (
  • The dedicated and professional staff at NH Comprehensive Health Center are experts in women's health care. (
  • As a Federally Qualified Health Center, we accept most insurance, Medi-Cal, Medicare, and offer a sliding-fee scale for those without insurance. (
  • Free transportation is available within 10 miles from our health center-7761 Garden Grove, Blvd. Garden Grove, CA 92841. (
  • According to Rutgers, the Center for Women's Global leadership, the 16 Days Campaign has been used as an organizing strategy by individuals and groups around the world to call for the elimination of all forms of violence against women, by raising awareness about gender-based violence as a human rights issue at the local, national, regional and international levels. (
  • Edward Trapido, associate dean for research and professor of epidemiology at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, told IPS that the short term health impact observed in the year following the BP oil disaster could be minimal compared the the longer term effects on the population. (
  • Women's longer life spans also mean that older people in the first rounds of vaccine eligibility were more likely to be female. (
  • That data shows the gap has narrowed but hasn't disappeared as vaccine eligibility has expanded beyond people in long-term care and health care workers. (
  • For more information on the Aveeno Skin Health Startup Accelerator, competition eligibility, and how to apply, please visit (
  • The purpose of this study is to examine the association between IPV, childhood abuse, and abuse from in-laws, and types of abuse (physical, sexual, and emotional abuse) among women utilizing community health services for the economically disadvantaged in India. (
  • Sexual and Reproductive Health in Epidemics: What can we do to protect women's and girls' health services in times of crisis? (
  • She has worked with a series of organisations including the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, providing consultancy on maternal and sexual and productive health programmes both within Sierra Leone and at an international level through the International Confederation of Midwives. (
  • If a pregnant woman travels to or lives in an area with Zika, she should talk with her healthcare provider and strictly follow steps to prevent mosquito bites and to prevent sexual transmission of Zika virus. (
  • The injection availed me the opportunity to protect myself without fear of criticism from my co-wives, and has shielded me from counter-negative cultural perceptions around sexual reproductive health", she said. (
  • Anifa Tsani's story is echoed in the stories of many other women who want to have a choice in their sexual and reproductive health. (
  • It is expected to bridge the gap of unmet need for contraceptives and other selected sexual and reproductive health services. (
  • This study aimed to assess medical students' perceptions of and satisfaction with a half-day workshop focused on sexual history taking and transgender health. (
  • GOOD took stock of the money spent by a "typical" American woman whose sexual health and life choices correlated with the national averages. (
  • September 30, 2004 - (HRW) Tens of thousands of Rwandan women were raped during the genocide and in the decade since, but only a few perpetrators of sexual violence have been prosecuted, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. (
  • The government alleges that between 2003 and 2009, Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast billed and was paid by government programs, Texas Medicaid, Title XX, and the Women's Health Program, for certain items and services related to birth control counseling, STD testing and contraceptives when such items and services were either not medically necessary, not medically indicated or not actually provided. (
  • Title XX is funded by the federal government while Texas Medicaid and the Women's Health Program are funded jointly by the federal government and the State of Texas. (
  • Women ages 21 through 29 should have a Pap test every 3 years. (
  • At least three leading international aid agencies have partially resumed life-saving work in Afghanistan, after assurances from the Taliban authorities that Afghan women can continue to work in the health sector. (
  • CARE, Save the Children, and International Rescue Committee (IRC) suspended their operations in late December in protest at a government order banning Afghan women from aid work, the latest rollback of women's rights in the country. (
  • As Secretary Austin has made clear, the health and well-being of our Service members, the civilian workforce, and DOD families are top priorities for the Department. (
  • The NICHD and Spelman recently agreed to partner on research and health-related activities that promote the health of young women and their families and that prevent disease and disability. (
  • Our partnership with Spelman is an important part of that process, and we look forward to working with its officials and students to improve the lives of young women, their families, and members of their communities. (
  • The females in families are often the ones who are more proactive about the health of the family. (
  • MedlinePlus is an online health information resource for patients and their families and friends. (
  • The data were collected from women aged 18 years old or older at 18 community health centers that are primarily for the economically disadvantaged in Gujarat, India, in October and November 2013. (