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  • Care
  • As part of efficiency savings, Hospital and Health Boards will be encouraged to consider outsourcing for services such as catering, cleaning, security, gardening and general maintenance, and encouraged to work with the private sector in the delivery of aged care and other services. (crikey.com.au)
  • Nakanishi N, Tatara K, Fujiwara H. Do preventive health services reduce eventual demand for medical care? (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • In addition keeping Americans healthy, preventative care also offers significant cost-savings to insurers. (house.gov)
  • In the June 26, 2012 episode of PBS's Frontline series titled "Dollars and Dentists," Frontline correspondent Miles O'Brien examined different models of dental services that were attempting to address the access to care issue faced by the majority of Medicaid recipients in America. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of September 2013 Sarrell Dental and DentaQuest Care Group of Massachusetts have announced they are forming an affiliation to advance their shared mission to improve oral health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Good care during pregnancy is important for the health of the mother and the development of the unborn baby. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many health problems in pregnant women can be prevented, detected and treated during antenatal care visits with trained health workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • World Health Organization (WHO) recommends a minimum of four Antenatal care (ANC) visit. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rest of the training is spent developing clinical knowledge and skills that equip the women to function as primary health care workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Title X is legally designed to prioritize the needs of low-income families or uninsured people (including those who are not eligible for Medicaid) who might not otherwise have access to these health care services. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2010, SEHC provided 25,000 visits to persons of all ages seeking care who either did not qualify for or could not afford health insurance. (wikipedia.org)
  • A large number of volunteer health care providers serve St. Elizabeth's patients including doctors, dentists, behavioral health professionals, nurse practitioners, nurses and others. (wikipedia.org)
  • St. Elizabeth's Health Center has many community partners that make it possible to serve our patients and coordinate affordable care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through these partnerships, patients are able to have many of their health care needs taken care of. (wikipedia.org)
  • Central to second-wave feminism was the practice of consciousness raising, which allowed groups of women to speak openly about their experiences with sexual violence and the shortcomings of law enforcement, health care providers, and the criminal justice system to effectively and constructively respond to survivors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Benjamin P. Sachs, MBBS, is a physician with extensive health care management experience at the Harvard Medical School hospitals and the Tulane University Medical Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sachs was also appointed as the Harold H. Rosenfield Professor at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Public Health (1997-2007) Sachs and Major Peter Nielsen, MD, led a team to transfer the concept of crew resource management to obstetrical care. (wikipedia.org)
  • The health center in Dnipropetrovsk in Ukraine provides free care to 20,000 women and children each year. (wikipedia.org)
  • initiatives
  • Staff works on many initiatives to improve the health and safety of our residents. (suffolkcountyny.gov)
  • Throughout his career he made many notable contributions, including initiating the Primary Mental Health Project (PMHP), which is one of the most remarkable preventative initiatives, founding and directing the Center for Community Study in Rochester, NY, publishing over 300 articles, and mentoring approximately 80 graduate students, many of whom have continued on to become leaders in the field and perpetuate the legacy that began under Cowen's supervision. (wikipedia.org)
  • disability
  • Data on the history of health management, disability scores, and psychosocial conditions were collected in October 1992 by interview during home visits. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • MEASUREMENTS AND MAIN RESULTS: From the analysis using the Kaplan-Meier method and the log-rank test, female sex, younger age group (65-74 years), use of health checks, use of basic health examination and/or cancer screening, use of daily preventive health practices, less disability, taking part in social activity, and finding life worth living were univariately statistically significantly related to survival. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Just as health comprises a variety of physical and mental states, so do disease and disability, which are affected by environmental factors, genetic predisposition, disease agents, and lifestyle choices. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health, disease, and disability are dynamic processes which begin before individuals realize they are affected. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ministry of Hea
  • She served as Senior Medical Officer for Maternity and Child Welfare at the Ministry of Health and Chief Woman Medical Adviser to the Board of Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ministry of Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this regard, Tanzania through the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (MoHSW) adopted different strategies and efforts to promote safe motherhood and improve child survival. (wikipedia.org)
  • Adult
  • This health promotion par excellence is based on the 'new knowledge' in molecular biology, in particular on epigenetic knowledge, which points to how much affective - as well as physical - environment during fetal and newborn life may determine each and every aspect of adult health. (wikipedia.org)
  • centre
  • Specialist services such as the Queensland Tuberculosis Control Centre have also been dismantled. (crikey.com.au)
  • It consists mainly in providing future parents with pertinent, unbiased information on primal health and supporting them during their child's primal period of life (i.e., "from conception to first anniversary" according to definition by the Primal Health Research Centre, London). (wikipedia.org)
  • programs
  • States are expected to align their programs with Healthy People 2020 national health goals. (in.gov)
  • Protects investments in and enhances the effectiveness of categorically funded programs that address specific health problems. (in.gov)
  • As these programs have become self-sustaining, PHHS Block Grant funds have been redirected to other public health priorities. (in.gov)
  • The office works with school districts to implement comprehensive health education programs. (suffolkcountyny.gov)
  • It is very difficult to see how population and preventative health programs will be delivered with massive cuts to public health units around Queensland. (crikey.com.au)
  • improve
  • Queensland Health needs to improve efficiency as preliminary comparisons from the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority show the cost of delivering public hospital services in Queensland is 11% above the national efficient price (Croakey wonders whether this calculation takes account of Qld's geography). (crikey.com.au)
  • In addition to providing these services, Title X works to improve the overall quality of family planning services offered in the U.S. and help grantees better respond to patient needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • The Government has also committed to increasing medical, nursing and allied health staff on weekends to ensure patients can be treated and discharged without unnecessary delays, and to providing up to an extra 40,000 specialist outpatient appointments. (crikey.com.au)
  • Effect of health visitors working with elderly patients in general practice: a randomised controlled trial. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Organization
  • According to estimates made by the World Health Organization (WHO), about 55 million people died worldwide in 2011, two thirds of this group from non-communicable diseases, including cancer, diabetes, and chronic cardiovascular and lung diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Comprehensive Rural Health Project (CRHP) is a non profit, non-governmental organization located in Jamkhed, Ahmednagar District in the state of Maharashtra, India. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • In addition to providing services for rape survivors, such as 24-hour crisis hotlines, legal and medical assistance, referrals, emotional support, and counseling, many early RCCs focused their efforts on raising awareness about rape in their communities by organizing public demonstrations and inviting the media to attend. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foundations
  • There is a great deal of diversity in terms of how RCCs are organized, which has implications for their ideological foundations, roles in their communities, and the services they offer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Government
  • With today's budget news, it's now clear that the new Queensland government is intent on overseeing the greatest dismantling of public and preventative health services in recent Australian history, yet it's still trying to argue this will have no effect on health and wellbeing across the state. (crikey.com.au)
  • Department
  • An easy-to-follow guide for property owners, managers and tenants entitled "Preventing and Getting Rid of Bed Bugs Safely" is available for downloading and printing on New York City's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene website. (suffolkcountyny.gov)
  • The Office of Population Affairs (OPA) is part of the Office of Public Health and Science in the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). (wikipedia.org)
  • promotion
  • More than 60 public health nutritionists, 20 Indigenous nutrition promotion officers and over 70 health promotion experts will lose their jobs in Queensland, she says. (crikey.com.au)
  • The area of public health I have been involved in - nutrition and physical activity promotion- has a particularly proud record of achievements. (crikey.com.au)
  • A separate category of "health promotion" has recently been propounded. (wikipedia.org)
  • Emory L. Cowen (1926 - November 30, 2000) was an American psychologist who pioneered the promotion of wellness in mental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Education
  • The mission of the Office of Health education is to educate and empower residents to adopt healthy lifestyles in an effort to increase lifespan and quality of life. (suffolkcountyny.gov)
  • cover
  • The Guttmacher Institute noted that even before the federal mandate was implemented, twenty-eight states had their own mandates that required health insurance to cover the prescription contraceptives, but the federal mandate innovated by forbidding insurance companies from charging part of the cost to the patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • Practice
  • By doing this, they realized that securing food and water was much more important for the people of Jamkhed, than the practice of good public health. (wikipedia.org)
  • ensure
  • President Jakaya Kikwete on May 2014 appealed to health workers in Tanzania to ensure that lives of women and children are not at risk during delivery. (wikipedia.org)
  • office
  • Title X is administered by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, Office of Population Affairs (OPA) by the Office of Family Planning (OFP). (wikipedia.org)
  • needs
  • The health needs of communities are diverse, complex, and constantly changing. (in.gov)
  • The PHHS Block Grant provides funding to grantees that can be tailored to address their particular public health needs and challenges. (in.gov)
  • women
  • Such services helped women prevent an estimated 1.94 million unintended pregnancies and 810,000 abortions. (wikipedia.org)
  • While motherhood is often a positive and fulfilling experience, for too many women it is associated with suffering, ill-health and even death. (wikipedia.org)
  • Family planning benefits the health and well-being of women and families throughout the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • According to Cornell University, the best strategy to deal with bed bugs is integrated pest management (IPM), which combines a variety of practical or non-chemical techniques (e.g. vacuuming, removing clutter, steam) and chemical products that pose the lowest risk to human health and to the environment. (suffolkcountyny.gov)