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*  Health maintenance organization
In the United States a health maintenance organization (HMO) is a medical insurance group that provides health services for a ... Department of Health and Human Services that led to the enactment of the Health Maintenance Organization Act of 1973. This act ... The Health Maintenance Organization Act of 1973 required employers with 25 or more employees to offer federally certified HMO ... Category:Health maintenance organizations Exclusive provider network Capitated reimbursement Managed care Preferred provider ...
*  Health Maintenance Organization Act of 1973
Health Maintenance Organization Amendments of 1976, P.L. 94-460, 90 Stat. 1945 November 1, 1978: Health Maintenance ... 357 October 24, 1988: Health Maintenance Organization Amendments of 1988, P.L. 100-517, 102 Stat. 2578 August 21, 1996: Health ... Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) is a term first conceived of by Dr. Paul M. Ellwood, Jr. The concept for the HMO Act ... The Health Maintenance Organization Act of 1973 (Pub. L. 93-222 codified as 42 U.S.C. ยง300e) is a United States statute enacted ...
*  Timeline of healthcare in Nigeria
"Health Maintenance Organizations In Nigeria". Retrieved 25 July 2016. "The World: Life Expectancy (2016)". Retrieved 20 July ... Major events such as policies and organizations are included. Health in Nigeria Mental health policies in Nigeria Healthcare in ... "Achieving universal health coverage in Nigeria: The National Health Insurance Scheme as a tool" (PDF). Retrieved 24 July 2016 ... "The evolution of health care systems in Nigeria: Which way forward in the twenty-first century". Retrieved 22 July 2016. " ...
*  Columbia, Maryland
Health Maintenance Organizations: Dimensions of Performance. p. 345. "Monthly Averages for Columbia, MD (21044)". Weather.com. ... The Columbia Medical Plan was founded in 1967 as a health maintenance organization (HMO) available to citizens of Columbia. In ... Columbia's open classrooms, interfaith centers, and the then-novel idea of a health maintenance organization (HMO) with a group ... The organization formed the Interfaith Housing Corporation (now the Columbia Housing Corporation) to purchase 300 units of low ...
*  Howard County General Hospital
Medical group practice and health maintenance organizations. Information Resources Press. p. 79. United States Congress Senate ... and community health education. The hospital has a professional staff of more than 950 physicians and allied health ... In 2014, the Health Care and Surgery Center Building was renamed to the Dr. Sanford A. Berman and Dr. Kay Ota-Berman Pavilion ... Howard County General Hospital is a 2671-bed, not-for-profit health care provider located in Columbia, Maryland. Prior to the ...
*  UAB Hospital
UAB also owns Viva Health, a health maintenance organization. UAB Hospital also serves as the primary teaching hospital for the ... Report of Examination of Viva Health O'Brien, Monica (2006-07-07). "UAB Hospital Among "America's Best" In Latest U.S. News & ...
*  Fatal Cure
The story takes aim at managed care and health maintenance organizations. David and Angela quickly find out that their idyllic ...
*  Permanente Creek
It is the namesake for the Kaiser Permanente health maintenance organization. Named by early Spanish explorers as Arroyo ... Reviews in Environmental Health. 26 (2): 111-118. doi:10.1515/reveh.2011.015. Retrieved 2012-12-16. CS1 maint: Uses authors ... "Wet deposition of mercury within the vicinity of a cement plant before and during cement plant maintenance". Atmospheric ... Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve and County Park map Burrowing Owl Conservation organization GreenTown Los Altos Santa ...
*  Kupat Holim Meuhedet
United Sickness Fund), is Israel's third largest health maintenance organization (HMO). The organization was founded in 1974 as ... Health care in Israel The Israeli Health Care System Meuhedet to reopen capital's Misgav Ladach Hospital Kupat Holim Meuhedet. ...
*  Medicare (United States)
Medicare added the option of payments to health maintenance organizations in the 1980s. Over the years, Congress expanded ... Most Part C plans are traditional health maintenance organizations (HMOs) that require the patient to have a primary care ... Contributions Act Health care in the United States Health care politics Health care reform in the United States Health ... Philosophy of healthcare Quality improvement organizations Single-payer health care Stark Law United States National Health ...
*  Standing wheelchair
... health maintenance organizations (HMOs), PPOs, etc.) Worker's compensation Disability insurance Liability insurance (i.e. car, ... Some of these health benefits include improved circulation, urinary health, bowel function and bone density. Standing ... Numerous studies have shown evidence that standing wheelchairs may provide specific health benefits. ... vocational rehabilitation organizations, and medical case managers are increasingly funding standing wheelchairs because of the ...
*  Medicare Advantage
Most such plans are health maintenance organizations (HMOs) or preferred provider organizations (PPOs). Medicare Advantage ... Medicare - Alliance for Health Reform The nonpartisan, nonprofit Alliance for Health Reform offers information about health ... health issues including state-level data on health care spending and utilization, including Medicare. ... Part C health plans, including Medicare Advantage plans, not only cover the same medical services as Parts A and B but also ...
*  Accountable care organization
It resembles the definition of Health Maintenance Organizations (HMO) that emerged in the 1970s. Like an HMO, an ACO is "an ... "Accountable Care Organizations (Updated)". Health Affairs - Health Policy Briefs. Retrieved 2016-08-16. Berwick DM (2011). " ... Kaiser Health News. October 20, 2011. Proposed Rule versus Final Rule for Accountable Care Organizations in the Medicare Shared ... "Health Policy Brief: Accountable Care Organizations". Retrieved 2016-08-16. "The Work Ahead: Activities and Costs to Develop an ...
*  Irritable bowel syndrome
"Costs of care for irritable bowel syndrome patients in a health maintenance organization". Am J Gastroenterol. 96 (11): 3122-9 ... "Health-related quality of life, work productivity, and health care resource utilization of subjects with irritable bowel ... A study of employer-related health costs from a Fortune 100 company conducted with data from the 1990s found IBS patients ... Prevalence, sociodemography, and health impact". Digestive diseases and sciences. 38 (9): 1569-80. doi:10.1007/bf01303162. PMID ...
*  Causes of mental disorders
January 2004). "Psychiatric illness following traumatic brain injury in an adult health maintenance organization population". ... 2002) [2001]. The World Health Report 2001: Mental Health, New Understanding, New Hope (Reprint ed.). Geneva: World Health ... 2004). "Self-esteem in a broad-spectrum approach for mental health promotion". Health Education Research. 19 (4): 357-72. doi: ... 2003). "Education and income: Which is more important for mental health?". Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 57 (7 ...
*  Histadrut
In addition, it owned Clalit Health Services, Israel's largest Health Maintenance Organization (HMO). Clalit was the only HMO ... As a result, many people no longer depended on the Histadrut for their health insurance, and one of the largest declines in ... By 1930 the Histadrut had become the central organisation of the Yishuv. It did what the Zionist Executive wanted, but was ... Until 1920, Ahdut HaAvoda and Hapoel Hatzair had been unable to set up a unified workers organisation. In 1920, Third Aliyah ...
*  Ted Kennedy
... and support for health maintenance organizations. Hearings on national health insurance were held in 1971, but no bill had the ... Kennedy sponsored and helped pass the limited Health Maintenance Organization Act of 1973. He also played a leading role, with ... The same year, Kennedy's Mental Health Parity Act forced insurance companies to treat mental health payments the same as others ... As a candidate, Carter had proposed health care reform that included key features of Kennedy's national health insurance bill, ...
*  Kaiser Permanente
In 1977, all six of Kaiser Permanente's regions had become federally qualified health maintenance organizations. Historians now ... In 1951, the organization acquired its current name when Henry Kaiser unilaterally directed the trustees of the health plans, ... Kaiser Permanente closed health plans in Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham in North Carolina four years later. The organization also ... then-President Richard Nixon specifically had Kaiser Permanente in mind when he signed the Health Maintenance Organization Act ...
*  Ma'ale Adumim
Medical services are provided in the city through all four Health maintenance organizations (kupot holim). There is also a ... According to B'Tselem, an Israeli human rights organization, "The expropriation procedure used in Ma'ale Adummim is ...
*  MetLife
"MetLife Announces the New MET Series for its Dental Health Maintenance Organization DHMO Plans". Health & Medicine Week: 1192. ... The foundation has partnered with and donated to a variety of organizations, including Habitat for Humanity since 2010 and the ... Augustums, Ieva M. (1 May 2010). "AIG Sells Alico Health Insurance Unit to MetLife for $15.5B". The Huffington Post: Business. ... MetLife also administers dental continuing education program for dentists and allied health care professionals, which are ...
*  Rabin Medical Center
It is owned and operated by Clalit Health Services, Israel's largest health maintenance organization. In January 1996, ... Health care in Israel Medical tourism in Israel Ayala Hurwicz (2007-05-07). "Sheba - Largest Hospital in Israel" (in Hebrew). ... the two hospitals were officially merged in 1996 in a budget saving consolidation and the umbrella organization renamed the ...
*  Dietitian
... health-maintenance organizations, private practices, or other health-care facilities. In addition, a large number of registered ... public health agencies, home care agencies, and health maintenance organizations. These dietitians apply and distribute ... Classifying health workers. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2010. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Outlook ... In the United Kingdom, dietitians must be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC, formerly the Health ...
*  Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Unlike Health Maintenance Organizations, ACO patients are not required to obtain all care from the ACO. Also, unlike HMOs, ACOs ... National health insurance Single-payer health care Universal health care Universal health coverage by country U.S. health care ... Barr, Donald A. (2011). Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America ... for employers to provide health insurance to all employees through a regulated marketplace of health maintenance organizations ...
*  Point of service plan
It combines characteristics of the health maintenance organization (HMO) and the preferred provider organization (PPO). The POS ... Definitions of Health Insurance Terms, U.S. Interdepartmental Committee on Employment-based Health Insurance Surveys (URL ... and keep an accurate account of health care receipts. Glossary, Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, U.S. Office of ... but with lesser compensation offered by the patient's health insurance company. For medical visits within the health care ...
*  Soroka Medical Center
It is owned by Clalit Health Services, the largest Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) in Israel. Soroka provides medical ... It is a teaching hospital affiliated with the faculty of Health Sciences at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev whose campus is ... The hospital is named for Moshe Soroka, a pioneer of the Clalit Sick Fund Clalit Health Services. In 1956, Soroka founded the ... This new neonatal and maternal health center is crucial for the population of Israel. The In-Vitro Fertilization Center at ...
*  School of Facility Management Groningen
... building Maintenance, etc.) and on drafting plans for the improvement of the quality of the facility performance of service ... Head of Facility Organisation, Head of Safety and Security, Purchase Manager, New Development Project Manager, Catering Manager ... cleaning or catering for a Health Care institution. Second year: Specialization in Corporate or Commercial Facility Management ... students will put all their knowledge and skills into practice in a five-month internship at an organization or company related ...