• 1992
  • Founded in 1992, the Rural Health Education Foundation is a non-government, not-for-profit organisation that provides an education and information "lifeline to the bush", targeting Australia's rural and remote health professionals as well as the communities in which they serve. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aged Care
  • The Rural Health Education Foundation has produced several hundred health-themed educational television programs covering a broad range of subjects including Aged Care, Obstetrics, Infection Control, Child and Adolescent Health, Continence, Mental Health, Oncology, Nursing, and health issues for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People. (wikipedia.org)
  • CHES
  • Any given CHES is credentialed for a 5 year period, in which time the CHES is required to earn 75 credit hours, or "Continuing Education Contact Hours" (CECH). (wikipedia.org)
  • programs
  • In the 1960s, the construction of Lantz Arena and a new classroom building for health education resulted in the relocation of many of the programs held in the building. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foundation-produced programs are designed to address the unique education and information needs of medical practitioners, health workers and communities in rural and remote Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The programs, which are all accredited by relevant professional organisations, feature presentations from medical and health professionals, usually including at least one rural health professional, who are leaders in their disciplines, and allow for input from the target audience on material presented. (wikipedia.org)
  • The primary distribution mechanism for Foundation-produced programs is the Rural Health Satellite Network, an Australia-wide network of more than 660 satellite TV receiving sites. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several programs produced by the Foundation have also been aired on Australia's SBS TV network, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's television service to the Asia Pacific region, and on National Indigenous Television, and shown at health-themed conferences around Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, streamed versions (both full video and audio-only) of most Rural Health Education Foundation programs are freely available through the Foundation's website. (wikipedia.org)
  • The primary audience for Rural Health Education Foundation programs is doctors, pharmacists, nurses, administrators and other health workers operating in rural and remote Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • For these health professionals, Foundation programs provide an opportunity to undertake continuing professional education and receive timely information emanating from national launches or events of national importance. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Foundation's educational programs reach more than 50,000 Australian health and medical professionals each year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examines the interrelationship of school and community health programs. (bu.edu)
  • The responsibilities and the coordination of school and agency personnel in total health education programs are addressed. (bu.edu)
  • These programs introduce students to a wide assortment of health career possibilities, guide them in goal setting and educational planning, and offer science courses to strengthen critical thinking skills. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health education is offered through residence hall and other campus programs, health and wellness brochures, and by the staff of the Student Health Center. (lynchburg.edu)
  • They also provide programs about domestic violence, Dakota language and culture, and health and environmental awareness. (wikipedia.org)
  • graduate
  • Dr. Larimore suggested three priorities: (I) graduate medical education, (2) effectiveness of the mass media for health education, and (3) school health education. (wikipedia.org)
  • It does this by working to increase the number of health and human service professionals, while also trying to improve their representation throughout the region and their skill quality-especially those who have chosen to work in primary care settings (Pediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Internal Medicine, and Family Medicine)-through several diverse community groups and partnerships with educational institutions (from primary to post-graduate schools). (wikipedia.org)
  • Graduate students in our program gain the knowledge and skills necessary to promote health and prevent infectious and chronic diseases, injuries, and the consequences of disasters. (sju.edu)
  • For more information on the M.S. in Health Education, download our brochure and register to attend one of our Graduate Open Houses . (sju.edu)
  • healthcare
  • The ABHES is the only healthcare education accrediting agency that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health Education Solutions, a leading provider of ACLS and PALS certification online , today announced the launch of its "Healthcare Heroes Contest. (prweb.com)
  • We are excited to celebrate the many heroes in the healthcare field," said Melissa Marks, president of Health Education Solutions. (prweb.com)
  • The "Health Education Solutions Healthcare Heroes" contest is open to all certified or soon-to-be-certified healthcare professionals older than age 18 and residing in the United States. (prweb.com)
  • For more information about Health Education Solutions or the "Health Education Solutions Healthcare Heroes" contest, visit http://www.healthedsolutions.com/ or http://www.fb.com/HealthEdSolutions . (prweb.com)
  • Health Education Solutions (HES) is a leading provider of continuing education solutions for healthcare professionals. (prweb.com)
  • practitioners
  • The Foundation provides independent distance education services to general practitioners and other health professionals working in rural and remote Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1971, Congress funds the development of the AHEC system as a national strategy to improve the supply, distribution, retention, and quality of primary care and other health practitioners in medically under-served areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • advocates
  • NAWHERC advocates for Native women's rights across the country, however, its main focus is on the health of Native women living in the Aberdeen area which includes women living in North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Nebraska. (wikipedia.org)
  • community health
  • Community health services, health environment, and healthful living emphasized. (bu.edu)
  • Through interaction with patients in hospitals, community health centers, county health departments, free health care clinics, and local practitioner's offices, students and residents can observe the economic and cultural barriers to care and the needs of underserved and ethnically diverse populations in a primary care environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each Fall, an on-campus Wellness Day is held in cooperation with the LC Nursing Department and community health agencies. (lynchburg.edu)
  • women's
  • The university used the new building to expand its physical education program into a full course of study, which included the establishment of a women's physical education program. (wikipedia.org)
  • Asetoyer attended a conference in Washington, D.C. sponsored by the National Women's Health Network where Luz Alvarez urged her to seek donations to help create a larger center. (wikipedia.org)
  • The "Agenda for Native Women's Reproductive Rights", which includes calls for culturally and age-appropriate sex education, affordable health care, reproductive rights and other issues for Native women, is still used in discussions today. (wikipedia.org)
  • NAWHERC collects information about Native women's health, often using a traditional Native American approach, the roundtable process. (wikipedia.org)
  • The group published the Indigenous Women's Health Book, Within the Sacred Circle: Reproductive Rights, Environmental Health, Traditional Herbs and Remedies in 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • Windspeaker called the book "well-organized and comprehensive", with issues about women's health written by Native women and including chapters about women who are two-spirited. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other educational materials, such as pamphlets, created by NAWHERC have relevant, up-to-date information and practical advice for women's health. (wikipedia.org)
  • More Than Medicine: A History of the Feminist Women's Health Movement. (wikipedia.org)
  • offerings
  • During its first year, the Study assessed the state of health education offerings in a total of 135 school systems covering 38 states and involving some 1101 individual elementary schools and 359 secondary schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Center
  • Northwest AHEC is an educational outreach center and training program designed to better the health of the public in its 17-county region. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pamphlets on many health related topics are available in the Student Health Center, and students are welcome to stop by and pick them up at any time. (lynchburg.edu)
  • emphasis
  • Health education with emphasis on nutrition, medical self-care, substance abuse, physical exercise, and leisure from Eastern and Western perspectives. (bu.edu)
  • services
  • Northwest AHEC continuing education activities and services are facilitated in physical classrooms and meeting venues, video conferencing centers, and virtually though real time event streaming and online courseware. (wikipedia.org)
  • APHEC's MISSION & VISION To provide community services that promote health and prevent diseases. (idealist.org)
  • In 2015, they reported that Indian Health Services (IHS) were not providing the emergency contraceptive, Plan B One-Step, which is non-compliant with the FDA guidelines of 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • Department
  • Health Education England (HEE) is an executive non-departmental public body of the Department of Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • In January 2017, emails seen by the newspaper The Independent showed that HEE sent drafts of the letter to the Department of Health and that the Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt was aware of the letter prior to publication. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1960 millionaire distiller and philanthropist Samuel Bronfman asked Dr. Granville Larimore, then Deputy Commissioner of the New York State Department of Health and a member of the Joint Committee on Health Problems in Education of the American Medical Association (AMA) and the National Education Association (NEA), to suggest several projects in health or education that should receive funding but were being neglected by governmental and private funders. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Rural Health Education Foundation receives funding from the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing. (wikipedia.org)
  • In July 2011, the Department for Education launched an internal review of personal, social, health and economic education to look at the content and quality of teaching of PSHE in schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Department for Education (UK). (wikipedia.org)
  • students
  • Informational tables are set up periodically on campus so that students may pick up free brochures and literature about specific health issues. (lynchburg.edu)