• 1948
  • The NHS in Scotland was established as a separate entity with its own legislation, the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1947, from the foundation of the NHS in 1948. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Health Service took over the responsibility of the sanatorium in 1948 and it continued its work dedicated to the treatment of tuberculous children up until 1953 whereupon it became a general children's hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • THE INTRODUCTION of a scheme bringing free health care to all was positively revolutionary in 1948, when the country was still suffering post-war austerity and where rationing would still be in place for another six years. (shetlandtimes.co.uk)
  • In 1948, only half of all people in Scotland were registered with GPs and now, for the first time, they could benefit from free treat-ment, and, as other services such as dental and optical came under the NHS umbrella, free dentures and free spectacles as well. (shetlandtimes.co.uk)
  • Lahore
  • In his story "Garland" based on a true incident on the frenzy of religious riots of 1947, an inflamed mob in Lahore, after attacking a residential area, turned to attacking the statue of Sir Ganga Ram, the great Hindu philanthropist of Lahore. (wikipedia.org)
  • Surrounded by thickly populated area the hospital caters to the western and southern part of the city and provides services to adjacent districts of Lahore. (wikipedia.org)
  • politician
  • Peter Thomas Anderson (born 23 November 1947), a former Australian politician, was a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly representing Nepean between 1978 and 1981, Penrith between 1981 and 1988, and Liverpool between 1989 and 1995 for the Australian Labor Party. (wikipedia.org)
  • In his Path to Nigerian Freedom (1947) - the first systematic federalist manifesto by a Nigerian politician - he advocated federalism as the only basis for equitable national integration and, as head of the Action Group, he led demands for a federal constitution, which was introduced in the 1954 Lyttleton Constitution, following primarily the model proposed by the Western Region delegation led by him. (wikipedia.org)
  • salaries
  • Officers of the Edmonton Police Service have the highest 1st year constable salaries in Canada at a minimum of $61,134.00 per annum (or about $29.27 an hour), followed by the Calgary Police Service at $59,404.00 per annum. (wikipedia.org)
  • After four years of mixed results, Fish stepped down from his position at the end of the 2003-04 school year, under heavy criticism from state legislators that he was simply trying to hire "rock star faculty" that never saw the inside of a classroom and demanded excessively high salaries. (myplan.com)
  • centre
  • The Department's mission is to "support, protect and empower individuals, families and their communities to achieve their full health potential by putting health at the centre of public policy and by leading the development of high quality, equitable and efficient health and personal social services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Recently, The Heritage Foundation, in conjunction with the Centre for the New Europe (CNE), a prominent European public policy institution based in Brussels, Belgium, 2 held an international conference in Washington on precisely what Americans can learn from the European experience in health care and pension policy. (heritage.org)
  • Two years prior to the opening of the Lerwick Combination Hospital, in 1887, the Shetland Combination Poorhouse was opened in the build-ing which is now Brevik House (near the Lerwick Health Centre). (shetlandtimes.co.uk)
  • broader
  • They also have proposed to improve substantially the functioning of the broader private health insurance market with a view to reducing the large number of Americans who are without private insurance coverage while expanding consumer choice of health care plans and personal control of health care decisions. (heritage.org)
  • public
  • Taxes are imposed on individuals, business firms and property to finance public services or enable governments to redistribute resources. (thecanadianencyclopedia.com)
  • The United States Public Health Service Building, also known as the Department of the Interior - South Building, is a historic government office building, the headquarters of the Office of Surface Mining. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prior to this, the Department for Local Government and Public Health was responsible for Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The name National Health Service (NHS) is used to refer to the four public health services of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, individually or collectively, though only England's NHS officially has this title. (wikipedia.org)
  • With the introduction of effective antibiotic treatments in 1947 and an array of other public health measures, tuberculosis had now begun to steadily decline, however, even after this date it continued to take in tuberculosis patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1 "The rapid advances in medical science and technology added to the aroused public interest in attaining and maintaining high quality of health services have compounded the health manpower shortages. (ncdcr.gov)
  • Sent free upon request to responsible individual agencies, organizations and libraries Address: E.S.C. Information Service, P. O. Box 589, Raleigh, N. C. COVER LEGEND What better illustration to medical services than the sm faced youngster and the public r nurse? (ncdcr.gov)
  • However, a significant group of public officials, in Congress and in the states, as well as several prominent American health policy experts, are suggesting a very different approach. (heritage.org)
  • What key lessons the European experience holds for Congress, state legislators, and the American people with respect to the reform of public health care programs. (heritage.org)
  • The CLPNA embraces change that serves the best interests of the public, the profession, and a quality health care system. (issuu.com)
  • There followed the innovation of mass immunisation, and the distri-bution of free cod liver oil, orange juice and National Dried Milk for babies, which saw a dramatic improvement in public health. (shetlandtimes.co.uk)
  • social
  • In 1962 he led a delegation to Rio de Janeiro for the social service world conference. (wikipedia.org)
  • The federal government was responsible for national defence and economic development, the provinces for education, health, social welfare and local matters which then involved only modest expenditures. (thecanadianencyclopedia.com)
  • For details of the history of each National Health Service, particularly since 1999, see: History of the National Health Service (England) History of NHS Scotland History of NHS Wales History of Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland The NHS was the first universal health care system established anywhere in the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Social workers are given excellent training in this function- perhaps better training than either of the other two major mental health professionals, clinical psychologists or psychiatrists. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Social heterogeneity in self-reported health status and the measurement of inequalities in health. (irdes.fr)
  • Social Participation and Health: A Cross-Country Investigation among Older Europeans. (irdes.fr)
  • Sirven N. , Berchet C., Litwin H. In Social capital as a health resource in later life: the relevance of context, Nyqvist F., Forsman A.K. (Eds), International Perspectives on Aging, vol 11, 2015, 177-190. (irdes.fr)
  • incident
  • She is best remembered for one incident in which male MPs laughed when she demanded that the government take action to stop domestic violence. (wikipedia.org)
  • college
  • On June 30, 2015 the Health Department of Pakistan changed the status of the Medical College to the Medical University and the current principal was made the Vice Chancellor of the University. (wikipedia.org)
  • At a stormy meeting held in Bell College, Hamilton on 27 June a decision was made by Lanarkshire Health Board to downgrade Monklands Hospital to a level two hospital by a vote of 19 to 1. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University of Illinois at Chicago began in 1947 as a two-year college, mainly to serve GI Bill students returning from World War II. (myplan.com)
  • beds
  • When the sanatorium first opened in 1907 it contained only 50 beds but high demand and generous donations soon saw it expand with many new wards and additional facilities added over the coming years. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Lerwick Combination Hospital (so-called because of the co-operation between districts) was built on the site of the present Gilbert Bain Hospital in 1889 to combat the demand for fever beds. (shetlandtimes.co.uk)
  • government
  • They are levied to finance government services, redistribute income, and influence the behaviour of consumers and investors. (thecanadianencyclopedia.com)
  • The Department of Health (Irish: An Roinn Sláinte) is a department of the Government of Ireland. (wikipedia.org)
  • It could no longer afford to support the Greek government and encouraged the U.S. to take its place through the Truman Doctrine in 1947. (wikipedia.org)
  • It stated on behalf of the Government of Great Britain that: The two districts of Mersina and Alexandretta and portions of Syria lying to the west of the districts of Damascus, Homs, Hama and Aleppo cannot be said to be purely Arab, and should be excluded from the limits demanded. (wikipedia.org)
  • President George W. Bush and leading Members of Congress from both political parties have declared their intention to reform Medicare, the huge government health insurance program that covers 40 million senior and disabled citizens. (heritage.org)
  • In contrast to the President's bipartisan approach, they would prefer that the United States adopt a health care system based on the European, or Canadian, model: government management of the financing and delivery of health care services. (heritage.org)
  • Under such a scheme, perhaps most often described as a "single payer" system, the government is the universal insurer of health care for all citizens, and the government insurance is financed by general taxation. (heritage.org)
  • Proponents of the "single payer" model or European variations of government management of the health care system often argue that changing to such a system would solve America's major health care problems. (heritage.org)
  • But do we want the government to control the financing and delivery of health care? (heritage.org)
  • Government management of the health care system on a universal basis is another matter. (heritage.org)
  • On the crucial issue of how government institutions behave in practice in the management of health care systems, we have access to a more than ample body of experience. (heritage.org)
  • Even the labor government in Britain has entered into an agreement with representatives of the private health care industry to improve health care delivery in certain vital areas. (heritage.org)
  • municipal
  • David Joseph Murnane (1892-1953) was Singapore's longest serving municipal water engineer, serving from 1925 to 1947. (wikipedia.org)
  • In a vote of thanks the municipal water engineer was described as 'the one man who is probably more responsible than any other for our health, which is the keystone of our happiness. (wikipedia.org)
  • Edmonton Police Service (EPS) is the municipal police force for the City of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • Secretary
  • In 1969, responsibility for the NHS in Wales was passed to the Secretary of State for Wales from the Secretary of State for Health who was thereafter just responsible for the NHS in England. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, Nicola Sturgeon, the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing, overturned this decision when the Scottish National Party came to power. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hugh Dalton became Chancellor of the Exchequer, but had to resign in 1947, while James Chuter Ede was Home Secretary for the whole duration of the Attlee ministries' stay in power. (wikipedia.org)
  • May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a demonstration of federal recovery funds already at work conserving energy and creating jobs in Pennsylvania, Department of Environmental Protection Secretary John Hanger today helped celebrate the completion of the new energy service center at Susquehanna Health's Williamsport Hospital and Medical Center. (bio-medicine.org)
  • welfare
  • He had deep interests in youth movements and the welfare of the weaker sections and led the Satyagraha at Tirumala Venkateswara temple who were demanding for the entry of the underprivileged in 1947 and was successful in this campaign. (wikipedia.org)
  • site
  • the Atomic Energy Commission occupied the site from its creation in 1947 until its relocation to Germantown, Maryland in 1958. (wikipedia.org)
  • The centralisation of specialist services at the most appropriate site in Lanarkshire is an ongoing process. (wikipedia.org)
  • pace
  • These shortages, which have gradually increased during the past decade, came basically, because the number of persons entering health service occupations has not kept pace with the growing demands for medical treatment from an increasing population. (ncdcr.gov)
  • Improvements in energy efficiency must also keep pace with the increase in demand. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Mental Health
  • Tracing the development of recreational therapy from idea to idea leads one on a journey first traversed by men and women who shared a common conviction that experiences yielding perceptions of peacefulness, well-being, mastery, joy, discovery, concentration, belonging, support and delight had positive impacts on the physical and mental health of human beings and aided their recovery from illness or injury. (idyllarbor.com)
  • clinical
  • Providing effective stewardship over health resources by demanding accountability for achieving outcomes including financial, managerial and clinical accountability, and by providing the frameworks, including enhanced service planning at national level to improve the overall governance of the health system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most industries in our State require additional skilled workers, and our health service industry, if it can be called that, is in no less straits for the qualities of skilled and trained technicians-whether it be the clinical competence of a laboratory director, the efficiency of a registered nurse, the dexterous sense of the physician or the professionalism of the hospital administrator. (ncdcr.gov)
  • Primary
  • Primary health care is provided in the community and includes general practitioners (GPs), dentists, pharmacists, health visitors and a wide range of health professionals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Controversially, and at considerable expense, he introduced free primary education for all and free health care for children in the Western Region, established the first television service in Africa in 1959, and the Oduduwa Group, all of which were financed from the highly lucrative cocoa industry which was the mainstay of the regional economy. (wikipedia.org)
  • council
  • The Indian Nursing Council was passed by ordinance on December 31, 1947. (wikipedia.org)
  • This statement was made by Dr. Edwin L. Crosby, President of the National Health Council. (ncdcr.gov)
  • Commenting on the medical demands exerted by the new Medicare Law, the Health Planning Council for Central North Carolina predicted that "we will continue to pay the price of shortages of personnel and facilities, expensive instances of duplicated effort, and inefficient utilization of skilled health workers. (ncdcr.gov)
  • community
  • The corps also has a secondary role of providing civil services in health, rehabilitation and disaster relief to the wider Pakistan community. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 21 August 2006, Lewis Macdonald MSP ratified NHS Lanarkshire's "Picture of Health" proposals to a storm of protest from community groups and local politicians. (wikipedia.org)
  • Brian Roberts is responsible for Corporate Services Bureau, Brian Simpson runs the Investigative Support Bureau, and Tony Harder heads up the Community Policing Bureau. (wikipedia.org)
  • EPS is divided into three bureaus: Community Policing Bureau Specialized Community Support Bureau Corporate Services Bureau The city is divided into divisions for general patrol purposes: Northeast Northwest Downtown West Southwest Southeast Each division is separated into four smaller districts to allow for better deployment of resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • The majority of police officers of the Edmonton Police Service serve within the Community Policing Bureau as patrol constables, sergeants, detectives, or staff sergeants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Indian
  • In May 1970 at the 23rd world health assembly in Geneva he was a leader of the Indian delegation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Due to his services in the Indian system of medicine he was awarded the Ayurveda Bandhu. (wikipedia.org)
  • They intended to bring attention to American Indian issues, including their demands for renewed negotiation of treaties, enforcement of treaty rights and improvement in living standards. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hospitals
  • There are three district general hospitals in the Health Board area - Hairmyres, Monklands in Airdrie and Wishaw General Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • NHS Lanarkshire's "Picture of Health" document suggests the downgrading to two consultant-led A&E departments, with Wishaw being one of the level three hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • national
  • National Register of Historic Places listings in central Washington, D.C. National Park Service (2010-07-09). (wikipedia.org)
  • National Park Service. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Crosby continued: "The national interest and concern today have placed more emphasis on the needs for more health workers to provide the optimum of services and facilities to maintain a high level of health for our citizens. (ncdcr.gov)
  • nurses
  • There was a time when professional nurses had very little choice of service because nursing was centred in the hospital and bedside nursing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Our Vision Licensed Practical Nurses are a nurse of choice, trusted partners and valued professionals in the health care system. (issuu.com)
  • Retired county sanitary in-spector Douglas Smith (who worked in the sanitary department within the remit of the Medical Officer of Health Dr Sandy Black, which also had district nurses as part of the department) recalled the days when there was virtually no piped water outside Lerwick and Scalloway. (shetlandtimes.co.uk)
  • array
  • The advice comes from an impressive array of European health care policy experts: Philippe Manière of France, David Green of Great Britain, Paul Belien of Belgium, Johan Hjertqvist of Sweden, and Friedrich Breyer of Germany. (heritage.org)
  • State
  • The Transport Act 1947 established the British Transport Commission taking state control over the railways from the Big Four being the Great Western Railway, London, Midland and Scottish Railway, London and North Eastern Railway and the Southern Railway to form British Railways. (wikipedia.org)
  • And the critical situation we face now in North Carolina and in the nation will get worse before it gets better," reports the State Department of Health. (ncdcr.gov)
  • insurance
  • They say it would guarantee a superior performance from providers for Americans who are currently benighted by private insurance arrangements run by crass, insensitive, and overpaid health insurance profiteers. (heritage.org)
  • We know well the weaknesses and the distortions that afflict the private employment-based health insurance market. (heritage.org)
  • Americans will probably be surprised to learn from the remarks that follow that Switzerland's health care system relies almost entirely on a system of private insurance. (heritage.org)
  • Health services and health insurance products are differentiated and complex, as are other products like cell phones or personal computers. (washingtonpost.com)
  • International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) is an alternative to Voluntary Health Insurance (VHI) that offers a wider coverage and qualified medical service not only in the best Russian health care providers but also in any hospital in the world including Bupa International's 7500 partner clinics, always in mind with the customer's choice. (www.gov.uk)
  • Today Ingosstrakh and Bupa International announced the advancement of their partnership on international health insurance market, expansion of the choice of products for corporate clients and launch of a new joined product aimed at individual customers. (www.gov.uk)
  • We have succeeded in gaining a unique position having offered highly demanded international health insurance products. (www.gov.uk)
  • Bupa International pioneered expatriate health insurance in 1971 and today is one of the leading expatriate health insurers in the world. (www.gov.uk)
  • It provides international health insurance to customers in 190 countries including some of the world's largest and most well-known companies. (www.gov.uk)
  • Ingosstrakh has the rights to offer all types of insurance services (in accordance with insurers' specialization) stated in Article 32.9 of the Russian Federal Law on "Insurance in the Russian Federation", as well as reinsurance. (www.gov.uk)