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  • 2016
  • Exposure to the various aspects of this partnership has contributed to new knowledge that can better prepare future researchers and practitioners for working in diverse settings, and may, as suggested by Zemke (2016), inspire students to link across disciplines to address social issues of relevance to occupation, health and well-being. (pacificu.edu)
  • determinants
  • Intent: We will describe a partnership between three universities, two in Norway and one in Canada, in order to illustrate how the integration of occupational science and public health perspectives on diverse health determinants contributed to interdisciplinary graduate education through a collaborative international exchange. (pacificu.edu)
  • Argument: The conditions of everyday life and the occupations these conditions enable are well recognized as key determinants of health and well-being within occupational science, occupational therapy and public health. (pacificu.edu)
  • Regardless of the wording, it seems that the concept of a global oral health question has the same main determinants. (diva-portal.org)
  • preventive
  • Comparison of Preventive Health Behaviors Among Hispanics" by Belinda Reininger, Jing Wang et al. (wku.edu)
  • Adherence to preventive health behaviors for chronic diseases would avert 80% of all heart disease, stroke, type II diabetes, and more than 40% of cancer cases. (wku.edu)
  • The purpose of this study is to describe the preventive health behaviors for chronic diseases among Mexican Americans residing along U.S.-Mexico border and in the U.S. (wku.edu)
  • Nationally, but particularly true among Mexican Americans along the Texas-Mexico border, the majority of Mexican Americans had poor preventive health behaviors and are at risk for multiple non-communicable chronic diseases. (wku.edu)
  • It covers the provision of health services (preventive and curative), family planning activities, nutrition activities, and emergency aid designated for health but does not include provision of water and sanitation. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • Faculty
  • Uppsala University, Medicinska vetenskapsområdet, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences. (diva-portal.org)
  • Conclusion: In travelling abroad and working as part of internationally collaborative teams to study occupational science, occupational therapy, and public health, students and faculty participating in the interdisciplinary educational exchange program have had diverse opportunities to broaden their focus to 'the social' and expand their own disciplinary location. (pacificu.edu)
  • promotion
  • This project will evaluate the effectiveness of the Take TIME health promotion campaign. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Are community organizations able and willing to deliver a health-promotion campaign targeting young children? (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Within occupational science in particular, there is growing recognition that full realization of the vision of health promotion through occupation requires expanding beyond individual-level approaches in order to address socio-political conditions that contribute to occupational inequities and injustices. (pacificu.edu)
  • International and interdisciplinary collaboration in education and research can expand the reach and potential impacts of occupation-based knowledge by informing health promotion work. (pacificu.edu)
  • The Ottawa Charter is applied as a conceptual framework to determine current strengths and future priorities across the entire spectrum of interventions for mental health promotion. (wiley.com)
  • promote
  • The vision of the Call to Action is 'To advance the general health and well-being of all Americans by creating critical partnerships at all levels of society to engage in programs to promote oral health and prevent disease. (cdc.gov)
  • This paper considers the priorities for policy to promote youth mental health in Australia. (wiley.com)
  • population
  • Extending health insurance to the rural population : an impact evaluation of China's new cooperative medical scheme ," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4150, The World Bank. (repec.org)
  • general
  • Oral Health in America: A Report of the Surgeon General (the Report) alerted Americans to the importance of oral health in their daily lives [USDHHS 2000a]. (cdc.gov)
  • The report's message was that oral health is essential to general health and well-being and can be achieved. (cdc.gov)
  • A. O'Regan , E. Schaffalitzky , W. Cullen , Educational interventions: equipping general practice for youth mental health and substance abuse. (wiley.com)
  • Question
  • The two global oral health question of 70-year-olds in Sweden was mainly explained by the number of teeth (OR = 5.6 and 5.2), chewing capacity (OR = 6.9 and 4.2), satisfaction with dental appearance (OR = 19.8 and 17.3) and Oral Impact on Daily Performance (OIDP) (OR = 3.5 and 3.9). (diva-portal.org)
  • people
  • While the consumers in the focus groups were mainly sceptical towards functional foods, these foods are being consumed by those who perceive them as necessary, the health-conscious, the well-educated and people who have noticed effect of the foods. (diva-portal.org)
  • Healthy People 2010 is designed to serve as a roadmap for improving the health of all people in the United States during the first decade of the 21st century. (cdc.gov)
  • 2018
  • 14 February 2018 - The sixteenth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) regarding the international spread of poliovirus was convened by the Director General on 7 February 2018 at WHO headquarters with members, advisers and invited member states attending via teleconference. (who.int)
  • Get 2018 health coverage. (healthcare.gov)
  • 2018 Open Enrollment is over, but you may still be able to enroll in 2018 health insurance through a Special Enrollment Period. (healthcare.gov)
  • mental
  • Add some mental health education to your agenda and learn about mental disorders that affect children and teens. (nih.gov)
  • Welcome to the Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator, a confidential and anonymous source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. Territories for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems. (samhsa.gov)
  • Free and confidential information in English and Spanish for individuals and family members facing substance abuse and mental health issues. (samhsa.gov)
  • All information in the Locator is updated annually from facility responses to SAMHSAs National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS) and National Mental Health Services Survey (N-MHSS). (samhsa.gov)
  • Kathryn Kietzman is a research scien tist at the Center and lead author of a new study about the need for mental health services specific a lly for older adults. (ucla.edu)
  • In this brief interview , she discusses generational differences in mental health needs, need among the aging homeless, and workforce challenges to providing mental health care. (ucla.edu)
  • Choosing the right treatment plan should be based on a person's individual needs and medical situation, and under a mental health professional's care. (nih.gov)
  • The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), a Federal research agency, does not provide medical advice or referrals. (nih.gov)
  • This health topic webpage is intended to provide basic information about mental health medications. (nih.gov)
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) defined human health in its broader sense in its 1948 constitution as "a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Instead, following a three-year global conversation, convened by Alex Jadad, "health" has been conceptualized as the ability to adapt and self manage when individuals and communities face physical, mental or social challenges. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mental, intellectual, emotional, and social health referred to a person's ability to handle stress, to acquire skills, to maintain relationships, all of which form resources for resiliency and independent living. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ascribe is a supplier of clinical record systems for hospital pharmacy, A&E, mental health and patient administration (PAS)/electronic patient record systems (EPR). (wikipedia.org)
  • Health care is conventionally regarded as an important determinant in promoting the general physical health and mental health and well-being of people around the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Primary care involves the widest scope of health care, including all ages of patients, patients of all socioeconomic and geographic origins, patients seeking to maintain optimal health, and patients with all manner of acute and chronic physical, mental and social health issues, including multiple chronic diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • capacities
  • All States Parties are required to have or to develop minimum core public health capacities to implement the IHR (2005) effective in accordance with articles 5 and 13 of the IHR (2005). (who.int)
  • Care
  • Blog from Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, on making prevention a priority. (www.gov.uk)
  • PHE is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department of Health and Social Care . (www.gov.uk)
  • The European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies supports and promotes evidence-based health policy-making through comprehensive and rigorous analysis of the dynamics of health care systems in Europe. (who.int)
  • Our integrated health care system provides exceptional care throughout the five boroughs of New York City, the metropolitan area, and beyond. (mountsinai.org)
  • Programs like My Health LA and Healthy San Francisco are innovative approaches to providing health care to undocumented immigrants in California, said Faculty Associate Paul Dourgnon during today's health policy seminar. (ucla.edu)
  • The Health Economics and Evaluation Research (HEER) Program examines the economic impacts of health care policies and programs. (ucla.edu)
  • The Health Disparities Program examines the unique health concerns of populations challenged by inequities in health and health care quality along racial, ethnic, age or socio-economic lines. (ucla.edu)
  • Systematic activities to prevent or cure health problems and promote good health in humans are undertaken by health care providers. (wikipedia.org)
  • EMIS Health, formerly known as Egton Medical Information Systems, supplies electronic patient record systems and software used in primary care in England. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patient.info is integrated with the record systems so patients can manage their own care with an information library, health apps, online and mobile services such as GP appointment booking and repeat prescription ordering. (wikipedia.org)
  • SSP Health is a large provider of primary care services in the North West of England, one of only 3 such organisations in England serving more than 100,000 patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • SSP Health Ltd". Care Quality Commission. (wikipedia.org)
  • Access to health care may vary across countries, groups, and individuals, largely influenced by social and economic conditions as well as the health policies in place. (wikipedia.org)
  • Countries and jurisdictions have different policies and plans in relation to the personal and population-based health care goals within their societies. (wikipedia.org)
  • In some countries and jurisdictions, health care planning is distributed among market participants, whereas in others, planning occurs more centrally among governments or other coordinating bodies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The delivery of modern health care depends on groups of trained professionals and paraprofessionals coming together as interdisciplinary teams. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the definitions of the various types of health care vary depending on the different cultural, political, organizational and disciplinary perspectives, there appears to be some consensus that primary care constitutes the first element of a continuing health care process, that may also include the provision of secondary and tertiary levels of care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Primary care refers to the work of health professionals who act as a first point of consultation for all patients within the health care system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Depending on the locality, health system organization, and sometimes at the patient's discretion, they may see another health care professional first, such as a pharmacist or nurse. (wikipedia.org)
  • Depending on the nature of the health condition, patients may then be referred for secondary or tertiary care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Primary care is often used as the term for the health care services which play a role in the local community. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stride Health, Inc. is a California startup focused on connecting individuals with health plans under the Affordable Care Act. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • Leaders from the community and health system celebrate with ribbon cutting and open house. (mountsinai.org)
  • Progress has been limited to many objectives, leading to concerns about the effectiveness of Healthy People in shaping outcomes in the context of a decentralized and uncoordinated US health system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prior to that, Dowling served as Northwell's executive vice president and chief operating officer since October 1997, overseeing development, planning and operations following the merger that created the health system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Senior Vice President David Battinelli, MD, is Northwell's chief medical officer, responsible for the overall professional management of clinical, education, research and operational issues related to all medical and clinical affairs throughout the health system. (wikipedia.org)
  • An integral part of the Northwell Health System, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research is a disease-oriented biomedical research institution. (wikipedia.org)
  • Legacy Health is a non-profit hospital system located in Portland, Oregon, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • The system employs about 10,000 staff members, and is the second-largest system in the Portland metro area, after the Providence Health System. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1989, HealthLink and Good Samaritan Hospital merged to create Legacy Health System. (wikipedia.org)
  • Banner Health is a non-profit health system in the United States, based in Phoenix, Arizona. (wikipedia.org)
  • The health system is the largest employer in Arizona and one of the largest in the United States with over 50,000 employees. (wikipedia.org)
  • Banner Health was created in 1999 through a merger between Lutheran Health Systems, based in North Dakota, and Samaritan Health System, based in Phoenix, Arizona. (wikipedia.org)
  • The health system determined the telemonitoring saved 34,000 ICU days and close to 2,000 lives in 2013 based on APACHE II predicted length of stay and mortality rates. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vidant Health is a non-profit 1,439-bed hospital system that annually serves more than 1.4 million people in 29 Eastern North Carolina counties. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hospitals
  • Since 2009, Soliant Health has ranked "The 20 Most Beautiful Hospitals" in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ambra Health (formerly DICOM Grid), is a software company that provides solutions for medical image sharing of DICOM and non-DICOM data between patients, physicians, and hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is one of three university hospitals operated by Banner Health in conjunction with the University of Arizona Colleges of Medicine in Phoenix and Tucson, with Banner - University Medical Center Tucson and Banner - University Medical Center South (both in Tucson, AZ) being the other two such facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • centers
  • Banner Health has partnered with the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, one of the original three comprehensive cancer centers in the United States established by the National Cancer Act of 1971, and has built a $90 million cancer center in Gilbert, Arizona. (wikipedia.org)
  • physician
  • This new Banner division, Banner - University Medicine and its employed physician group, Banner - University Medical Group (BUMG) brought Banner Health into the forefront of academic medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • formerly
  • Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix (formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, or "Good Sam") is located immediately northeast of downtown Phoenix and is one of the flagship facilities of Banner Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The company was founded by Noah Lang (formerly of Reputation.com) and Matt Butner (formerly of [R/GA]). "Choosing a Health Plan Is a Pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • dissemination
  • As part of the federal government's National Institutes of Health (NIH), the National Eye Institute's mission is to "conduct and support research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to blinding eye diseases, visual disorders, mechanisms of visual function, preservation of sight, and the special health problems and requirements of the blind. (nih.gov)
  • Physicians
  • Cancer - The Northwell Health Cancer Institute employs physicians who specialize in radiation medicine, surgical oncology, medical oncology and hematology, pediatric hematology-oncology, urologic oncology and radiation oncology. (wikipedia.org)
  • centre
  • The International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) reminds us of the importance of putting health at the centre of action to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies and disasters. (who.int)
  • In 2015 Orion Health chose the Scottsdale Airpark area for its North American operations centre. (wikipedia.org)
  • Search
  • Ask CHIS allows you to quickly search for health statistics on your county, region and state. (ucla.edu)
  • Search our extensive database of reports, policy briefs, fact sheets and health data. (ucla.edu)
  • It provides a search service for consumers to find a health plan that fits their unique needs and circumstances, "such as age, gender, illnesses, medications, doctors they want to see and smoking habits. (wikipedia.org)
  • Improvement
  • In each decade, a new version of Healthy People is issued, featuring updated goals and identifying topic areas and quantifiable objectives for health improvement during the succeeding ten years, with assessment at that point of progress or lack thereof. (wikipedia.org)
  • importance
  • Healthy People 2020 gives more prominence to health promotion and preventive approaches and adds a substantive focus on the importance of addressing social determinants of health. (wikipedia.org)
  • State
  • Read a Center policy brief on inclusive state policies effect on undocumented immigrants' health. (ucla.edu)
  • health was seen as a state of normal function that could be disrupted from time to time by disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Just as there was a shift from viewing disease as a state to thinking of it as a process, the same shift happened in definitions of health. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Wired, the company exploits "a failing of the new federal and state health insurance marketplaces: a lack of quick recommendations tailored to specific needs of consumers. (wikipedia.org)
  • largest
  • Virtus Health listed on the Australian Stock Exchange in June 2013, and remains the largest assisted reproductive technology company in the world to do so. (wikipedia.org)
  • needs
  • 1984 WHO revised the definition of health defined it as "the extent to which an individual or group is able to realize aspirations and satisfy needs and to change or cope with the environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • provides
  • Virtus Health is an Australian company, headquartered in Sydney, that provides assisted reproductive technology, specialist pathology and day hospital services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Billion
  • To upgrade the aging infrastructure of all of these facilities, Banner Health pledged nearly $1.5 billion to several major construction projects in Phoenix and Tucson that are currently ongoing. (wikipedia.org)
  • access
  • Open access to a selection of articles that are particularly relevant for health policy makers. (who.int)
  • participants
  • From the original Nurses' Health Study established in 1976, the studies are now in their third generation with Nurses' Health Study 3 (learn how to join) and count more than 280,000 participants. (nurseshealthstudy.org)