Homeless Youth: Runaway and homeless children and adolescents living on the streets of cities and having no fixed place of residence.Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.Health Services: Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.Health Services Needs and Demand: 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.Mental Health Services: Organized services to provide mental health care.Family Planning Services: 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.Home Care Services: 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.Health Services Research: The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Community Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.Adolescent Health Services: Organized services to provide health care to adolescents, ages ranging from 13 through 18 years.United StatesRural Health Services: Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.Adolescent Behavior: Any observable response or action of an adolescent.Child Health Services: Organized services to provide health care for children.Preventive Health Services: Services designed for HEALTH PROMOTION and prevention of disease.Health Services for the Aged: Services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in the aged and the maintenance of health in the elderly.Reproductive Health Services: 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.Community Mental Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.Maternal Health Services: Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.Emergency Medical Services: Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Library Services: Services offered to the library user. They include reference and circulation.Contract Services: Outside services provided to an institution under a formal financial agreement.Diagnostic Services: Organized services for the purpose of providing diagnosis to promote and maintain health.Substance-Related Disorders: Disorders related to substance abuse.Nursing Services: A general concept referring to the organization and administration of nursing activities.Juvenile Delinquency: The antisocial acts of children or persons under age which are illegal or lawfully interpreted as constituting delinquency.Urban Health Services: Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.Delivery of Health Care: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.Health Services Administration: The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Women's Health Services: Organized services to provide health care to women. It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available.State Medicine: A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.Mental Disorders: 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.Genetic Services: Organized services to provide diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of genetic disorders.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.United States Dept. of Health and Human 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.Risk-Taking: Undertaking a task involving a challenge for achievement or a desirable goal in which there is a lack of certainty or a fear of failure. It may also include the exhibiting of certain behaviors whose outcomes may present a risk to the individual or to those associated with him or her.Social Work: 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.Referral and Consultation: The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.Adolescent Psychology: Field of psychology concerned with the normal and abnormal behavior of adolescents. It includes mental processes as well as observable responses.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Interviews as Topic: 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.Program Evaluation: 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.Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.Emergency Service, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.Dental Health Services: Services designed to promote, maintain, or restore dental health.Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.): A component of the Department of Health and Human Services to oversee and direct the Medicare and Medicaid programs and related Federal medical care quality control staffs. Name was changed effective June 14, 2001.Great BritainPeer Group: Group composed of associates of same species, approximately the same age, and usually of similar rank or social status.Violence: Individual or group aggressive behavior which is socially non-acceptable, turbulent, and often destructive. It is precipitated by frustrations, hostility, prejudices, etc.Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.Health Services, Indigenous: Health care provided to specific cultural or tribal peoples which incorporates local customs, beliefs, and taboos.School Health Services: Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.Primary Health Care: 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)Quality of Health Care: The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.EnglandLongitudinal Studies: Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Parent-Child Relations: The interactions between parent and child.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Occupational Health Services: Health services for employees, usually provided by the employer at the place of work.Sexual Behavior: Sexual activities of humans.Marketing of Health Services: Application of marketing principles and techniques to maximize the use of health care resources.Patient Satisfaction: The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.Personal Health Services: Health care provided to individuals.Schools: Educational institutions.Needs Assessment: Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.Rural Population: The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.Health Promotion: Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Parents: Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.HIV Infections: Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).Qualitative Research: 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)Advertising as Topic: The act or practice of calling public attention to a product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers, magazines, on radio, or on television. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Attitude to Health: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.Emergency Services, Psychiatric: Organized services to provide immediate psychiatric care to patients with acute psychological disturbances.National Health Programs: Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.Focus Groups: 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.Delivery of Health Care, Integrated: 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)Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Models, Organizational: 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.Pharmaceutical Services: Total pharmaceutical services provided by qualified PHARMACISTS. In addition to the preparation and distribution of medical products, they may include consultative services provided to agencies and institutions which do not have a qualified pharmacist.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Financing, Government: Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.CaliforniaSocial Environment: The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.Consumer Satisfaction: Customer satisfaction or dissatisfaction with a benefit or service received.Ambulatory Care: Health care services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis, rather than by admission to a hospital or other health care facility. The services may be a part of a hospital, augmenting its inpatient services, or may be provided at a free-standing facility.Insurance, Physician Services: Insurance providing benefits for the costs of care by a physician which can be comprehensive or limited to surgical expenses or for care provided only in the hospital. It is frequently called "regular medical expense" or "surgical expense".Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Program Development: The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).Social Support: Support systems that provide assistance and encouragement to individuals with physical or emotional disabilities in order that they may better cope. Informal social support is usually provided by friends, relatives, or peers, while formal assistance is provided by churches, groups, etc.Costs and Cost Analysis: Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.Family: A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.Health Education: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.Health Care Costs: The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.Adolescent Development: The continuous sequential physiological and psychological changes during ADOLESCENCE, approximately between the age of 13 and 18.Hispanic Americans: Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.Caregivers: Persons who provide care to those who need supervision or assistance in illness or disability. They may provide the care in the home, in a hospital, or in an institution. Although caregivers include trained medical, nursing, and other health personnel, the concept also refers to parents, spouses, or other family members, friends, members of the clergy, teachers, social workers, fellow patients.Poverty: 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.Food Services: Functions, equipment, and facilities concerned with the preparation and distribution of ready-to-eat food.Residence Characteristics: Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.Interpersonal Relations: The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.Health Expenditures: 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.Medicaid: Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XIX, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, administered by the states, that provides health care benefits to indigent and medically indigent persons.Students: Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.LondonCatchment Area (Health): A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.Family Relations: Behavioral, psychological, and social relations among various members of the nuclear family and the extended family.Parenting: Performing the role of a parent by care-giving, nurturance, and protection of the child by a natural or substitute parent. The parent supports the child by exercising authority and through consistent, empathic, appropriate behavior in response to the child's needs. PARENTING differs from CHILD REARING in that in child rearing the emphasis is on the act of training or bringing up the children and the interaction between the parent and child, while parenting emphasizes the responsibility and qualities of exemplary behavior of the parent.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Healthcare Disparities: Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.Counseling: The giving of advice and assistance to individuals with educational or personal problems.Family Practice: A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.Health Care Reform: Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.Health Behavior: 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.Student Health Services: Health services for college and university students usually provided by the educational institution.Ambulatory Care Facilities: Those facilities which administer health services to individuals who do not require hospitalization or institutionalization.Fees and Charges: Amounts charged to the patient as payer for health care services.Utilization Review: An organized procedure carried out through committees to review admissions, duration of stay, professional services furnished, and to evaluate the medical necessity of those services and promote their most efficient use.Indians, North American: Individual members of North American ethnic groups with ancient historic ancestral origins in Asia.Public Sector: The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.Foster Home Care: Families who care for neglected children or patients unable to care for themselves.African Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.Community-Institutional Relations: The interactions between members of a community and representatives of the institutions within that community.Ethnic Groups: A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.Health Planning: Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.Transition to Adult Care: Transfer from pediatric to adult care.Military Personnel: Persons including soldiers involved with the armed forces.Ambulances: A vehicle equipped for transporting patients in need of emergency care.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Insurance, Health: Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.Continuity of Patient Care: Health care provided on a continuing basis from the initial contact, following the patient through all phases of medical care.Outcome Assessment (Health Care): Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Social Welfare: Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.Patient Care Team: Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.Public Health Administration: Management of public health organizations or agencies.Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Diseases due to or propagated by sexual contact.British Columbia: A province of Canada on the Pacific coast. Its capital is Victoria. The name given in 1858 derives from the Columbia River which was named by the American captain Robert Gray for his ship Columbia which in turn was named for Columbus. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p178 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p81-2)United States Indian Health Service: 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.Quality Assurance, Health Care: Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.Substance Abuse Treatment Centers: Health facilities providing therapy and/or rehabilitation for substance-dependent individuals. Methadone distribution centers are included.Telemedicine: Delivery of health services via remote telecommunications. This includes interactive consultative and diagnostic services.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Regression Analysis: Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.Crime: A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.Health Services Misuse: Excessive, under or unnecessary utilization of health services by patients or physicians.ChicagoAdaptation, Psychological: A state of harmony between internal needs and external demands and the processes used in achieving this condition. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)Health Status: The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.Ontario: 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)Hospitals, Psychiatric: Special hospitals which provide care to the mentally ill patient.Child Abuse: Abuse of children in a family, institutional, or other setting. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Tobacco Industry: The aggregate business enterprise of agriculture, manufacture, and distribution related to tobacco and tobacco-derived products.Cooperative Behavior: 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)United States Health Resources and Services Administration: A component of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE that provides leadership related to the delivery of health services and the requirements for and distribution of health resources, including manpower training.Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)Developing Countries: 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.Child Welfare: Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the child.Mobile Health Units: Movable or portable facilities in which diagnostic and therapeutic services are provided to the community.Private Sector: That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.Retrospective Studies: Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.Depression: Depressive states usually of moderate intensity in contrast with major depression present in neurotic and psychotic disorders.Suicide: The act of killing oneself.Hospitals, Public: Hospitals controlled by various types of government, i.e., city, county, district, state or federal.Community Health Centers: Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to people living in a community or neighborhood.Community Pharmacy Services: Total pharmaceutical services provided to the public through community pharmacies.Los AngelesPopulation Surveillance: 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.Comprehensive Health Care: Providing for the full range of personal health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and rehabilitation of patients.Interinstitutional Relations: The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.Outpatient Clinics, Hospital: Organized services in a hospital which provide medical care on an outpatient basis.Health Resources: Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.Conduct Disorder: A repetitive and persistent pattern of behavior in which the basic rights of others or major age-appropriate societal norms or rules are violated. These behaviors include aggressive conduct that causes or threatens physical harm to other people or animals, nonaggressive conduct that causes property loss or damage, deceitfulness or theft, and serious violations of rules. The onset is before age 18. (From DSM-IV, 1994)Australia: The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.Child Behavior: Any observable response or action of a child from 24 months through 12 years of age. For neonates or children younger than 24 months, INFANT BEHAVIOR is available.Culture: A collective expression for all behavior patterns acquired and socially transmitted through symbols. Culture includes customs, traditions, and language.Alcohol Drinking: Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.Vulnerable Populations: 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.Community Networks: Organizations and individuals cooperating together toward a common goal at the local or grassroots level.Medically Underserved Area: A geographic location which has insufficient health resources (manpower and/or facilities) to meet the medical needs of the resident population.Homeless Persons: Persons who have no permanent residence. The concept excludes nomadic peoples.Anxiety Disorders: Persistent and disabling ANXIETY.South Africa: 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.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Health Personnel: Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)Mental Health: The state wherein the person is well adjusted.Hospitalization: The confinement of a patient in a hospital.Reimbursement Mechanisms: Processes or methods of reimbursement for services rendered or equipment.Consumer Participation: Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care): 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.Regional Health Planning: Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.Wounds and Injuries: Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.Aggression: Behavior which may be manifested by destructive and attacking action which is verbal or physical, by covert attitudes of hostility or by obstructionism.Oceanic Ancestry Group: Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the islands of the central and South Pacific, including Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia, and traditionally Australasia.Social Identification: The process by which an aspect of self image is developed based on in-group preference or ethnocentrism and a perception of belonging to a social or cultural group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)Sex Education: Education which increases the knowledge of the functional, structural, and behavioral aspects of human reproduction.
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  • The earlier a child who is deaf or hard-of-hearing starts getting services, the more likely the child's speech, language, and social skills will reach their full potential. (cdc.gov)
  • Research shows that early intervention services can greatly improve a child's development. (cdc.gov)
  • If your child has a hearing loss or if you have any concerns about your child's hearing, call toll free 1-800-CDC-INFO or contact your local EHDI Program coordinator external icon to find available services in your state. (cdc.gov)
  • This Court order would permit a child to be taken to a protective safe house to begin to be treated for the effects of detoxification, to receive services to assist in stabilizing the child and to allow counsellors to assess the child's substance use and offer treatment recommendations to follow once the child has been discharged from the program. (albertahealthservices.ca)
  • Both are part of integrated behavioral health services at the clinic, which offers holistic treatment for a child's mental and physical health. (startribune.com)
  • Statement of Child Support Paid - If your child's other parent owes a child support debt, please complete the Statement of Child Support Paid, attached to your application package. (maine.gov)
  • For more information on how to get an assessment and a diagnosis for your child, visit the Information for Manitobans with Disabilities section, A Young Child's Assessment and Diagnosis . (gov.mb.ca)
  • NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Child abuse really is more common in African American than white homes, according to a new study that dismisses earlier claims of racial reporting bias in the child welfare system. (reuters.com)
  • It looks like the child welfare system is a fairly accurate system with regards to abuse and maltreatment," Drake said. (reuters.com)
  • Those studies helped fuel claims of bias in the child welfare system that led to cultural sensitivity courses for social workers in several states. (reuters.com)
  • Just last month, Harvard Law School hosted a conference on race and child welfare. (reuters.com)
  • Free Spirit Publishing) by author and service learning pioneer Cathryn Berger Kaye, M.A., brings animal welfare to life for young people, helping them get involved in service learning at school, in youth groups, or in their homes. (prweb.com)
  • Phase I of this project provides evaluation-related technical assistance to organizations awarded planning grants for the development of interventions for youth with child welfare involvement who are most likely to experience homelessness. (hhs.gov)
  • OPRE's child and family development work includes research and evaluation projects primarily concerned with child care and child welfare. (hhs.gov)
  • Research focuses on five major areas, including: Child Care, Head Start and Early Head Start, Child Welfare, Cultural Diversity, Cross-Cutting Early Childhood Research. (hhs.gov)
  • Options often coordinates services with other supports the youth may have such as family members, school personnel, RSNs, or juvenile justice or child welfare staff. (ncwd-youth.info)
  • Local authorities are responsible for safeguarding, and promoting the welfare, of all children and young people in their area. (rcpsych.ac.uk)
  • Despite these research efforts, evidence supporting the effectiveness of YFHS is limited, which may be attributed to a lack of consensus on how to define and measure youth-friendliness to track progress and evaluate outcomes. (springer.com)
  • Therefore, understanding how to best deliver services to young people and evaluating the impact of service delivery is essential to improving youth SRH outcomes. (springer.com)
  • Doing things to make sure that children have the best outcomes. (rcpsych.ac.uk)
  • The medical services component provides for reimbursement of medical services, i.e., physician/clinic visits, hospitalizations, medical supplies, pharmaceuticals, durable medical equipment, and therapies for children who meet medical and financial eligibility requirements. (tn.gov)
  • From its opening in May 1990 through September 1993, the Family Resource Center provided case management, crisis intervention, support, and therapy to 739 child victims and 711 other family members. (rwjf.org)
  • Visit http://www.smiles4keeps.com/preventive-dental-services-for-children/ and give one of our 3 locations in Bartonsville, Scranton and Wilkes-Barre, PA today! (slideshare.net)
  • The first step in providing maternal and newborn services during the COVID-19 pandemic is to determine pregnancy status. (cdc.gov)
  • The second step in providing maternal and newborn services during the COVID-19 pandemic is to encourage the pregnant woman to continue ANC visits. (cdc.gov)
  • For purposes of this study, the analysis was limited to 595 children who had the same maternal caregiver and adequate data were provided at the two interviews. (medpagetoday.com)
  • These included poorer household family functioning, poverty, low maternal education, maternal depressive symptoms, and aggressive or destructive child behaviors, all of which were more pronounced in the investigated households. (medpagetoday.com)
  • We're one of only a few centers able to perform neonatal liver transplants on children smaller than 10 pounds, and we were the second transplant center in the United States to perform a segmented liver transplant. (cincinnatichildrens.org)
  • From neonatal care to cancer and cardiovascular issues, from asthma to ear, nose and throat, from neuroscience to infectious disease, we care for more kids than any other hospital in Minnesota. (childrensmn.org)
  • A young child is usually fitted with behind-the-ear style hearing aids because they are better suited to growing ears. (cdc.gov)
  • In 1976, Taldumande along with Young People's Refuge and Caretakers Cottage, and other early NSW youth refuges, founded Yfoundations, a peak body organisation, to represent youth refuges to government. (wikipedia.org)
  • MOYAC (Missouri Youth and Children) is an un-moderated discussion list, sponsored by the Missouri State Library, for staff providing children's and young adult services in Missouri public and school libraries. (mo.gov)
  • Though Sri Lankan development needs youth, However, there‟s "a great danger that many national youth policy documents remain „on the shelf ‟, unknown and unread by the broader population, and specially by young men and women. (slideshare.net)
  • It is vital that those responsible for making decisions regarding youth policies maintain regular dialogue with young men and women. (slideshare.net)
  • But Maelofa's most ardent concern is for the fate of children and young girls in the village. (ipsnews.net)
  • We have seen an increase in demand in recent years in part because of changes in 2012 for services to care for young people until their 18th birthday. (bbc.co.uk)
  • We cannot allow such an unsustainable pressure to build up on a service that protects our most vulnerable children," said Richard Watts, chairman of the LGA's Children and Young People Board. (bbc.co.uk)
  • It is vital that local authorities have the resources they need to keep children and young people safe. (bbc.co.uk)
  • The new service learning workbook from Cathryn Berger Kaye, M.A., a pioneer in service learning curriculum and award-winning author, puts the power of positive change directly into young people's hands. (prweb.com)
  • Cathryn Berger Kaye, author of The Complete Guide to Service Learning: Proven, Practical Ways to Engage Students in Civic Responsibility, Academic Curriculum, & Social Action (2004, Free Spirit Publishing ), knows that young people have ideas, energy, and enthusiasm that can benefit our communities. (prweb.com)
  • There is a need to further distinguish between those variables that may have greatest impact on the use of services by young people, such as respect and privacy, those that impact the quality of services offered, and those that have limited relevance. (springer.com)
  • The age children and young people move to another service can vary, although most services transition at 18. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Transition between services can be a scary time for young people as the teams they know and are used to working with change. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Oasis Youth Services - Sydney work with young people aged 16-24 years. (salvationarmy.org.au)
  • Global Youth Leaders Summit 2019: Transforming VISION into ACTION through SOCIAL INNOVATION" was held at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong (13-18 July 2019). (edu.hk)
  • The American Indian and Alaska Native Early Childhood Needs Assessment Project (AI/AN EC Needs Assessment) seeks to lay the foundation for understanding the need for early childhood services in American Indian and Alaska Native communities. (hhs.gov)
  • The project outlines a series of designs for future studies that will inform a national assessment of the unmet need for early childhood care, education, and home visiting services (prenatal to age 5) in tribal communities. (hhs.gov)
  • The Division of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Children's National offers assessment, diagnosis and care for children and teens with behavioral, emotional, and developmental disorders. (childrensnational.org)
  • The growing problem of children waiting for psychiatric services in Wales is being ignored by ministers, it has been claimed. (bbc.co.uk)
  • The number of children in Wales waiting more than 14 weeks for psychiatric services rose from 199 to 736 in the 12 months up to January 2014. (bbc.co.uk)
  • At our pediatric dentist office, we want to create healthy smiles for your children- for the long run. (slideshare.net)
  • From office visits to hospital procedures and stays at our Walnut Creek Medical Center, you can rest easy knowing that your child will be cared for by some of the nation's top pediatric specialists-without having to travel to outside of the East Bay. (johnmuirhealth.com)
  • And when the social costs for those who live in the vicinity of logging camps includes greater inequality, increased alcohol abuse, the undermining of traditional governance and violation of human rights, such as the commercial sexual exploitation of children, there is reason for people to claim that their lives have got worse. (ipsnews.net)
  • The new findings run counter to early government-mandated studies from 1986 and 1993, which reported no race differences in child abuse between races. (reuters.com)
  • Most children in disadvantaged communities are deprived of conditions that fuel these connections i.e. appropriate nutrition, protection from violence and abuse, responsive care giving, and availability of learning opportunities. (ipsnews.net)
  • Among 595 households followed in a longitudinal study of risk factors for child abuse, those subjected to CPS investigations showed few major differences afterward in abuse risks that existed before the inspection, compared with households that had not been assessed, according to Kristine A. Campbell, MD, MSc, of the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, and colleagues. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Bergman recommended that child abuse be treated as the crime that it is -- with investigations handled by the police instead of social workers. (medpagetoday.com)
  • One of the locations also recruited children without known risk factors for abuse who served as controls. (medpagetoday.com)
  • B ritain's spy agencies will reveal its knowledge of alleged Westminster-related child abuse at a public inquiry amid concerns it aided in an establishment cover-up. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • MI5, MI6 and GCHQ have given their 'full cooperation' with the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse , lead counsel Andrew O'Connor QC told a preliminary hearing on Tuesday. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • In order to facilitate reporting, the principal of every school is required to appoint someone to serve as a Child Abuse Designee . (browardschools.com)
  • The Child Abuse Designee is usually not a classroom-based staff member as there is a need to be readily accessible to all staff at the school. (browardschools.com)
  • What Should You Do If You Witness Child Abuse? (rwjf.org)
  • Protecting children from abuse and harm. (rcpsych.ac.uk)