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  • midwifery
  • As Mexico's public health system has pushed more and more women to give birth in hospitals, it has created a stigma that midwifery is old-fashioned and has no place in modern medicine. (wemu.org)
  • of the hospitals are oversaturated, and so it's a big problem," says Guadalupe Mainero, director of Guerrero's new midwifery school. (wemu.org)
  • Neonatal
  • The Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship Training Program - offered jointly by Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Christiana Hospital, and Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) - provides a unique and comprehensive training experience that will lead to a career in academic or clinical neonatology. (nemours.org)
  • beds
  • Among OECD nations Canada is close to the lowest in terms of hospital beds per capita, and within Canada our province is at the absolute bottom of this measure, with only 2.3 beds per 1,000 people and dropping. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • It houses 907 licensed beds and includes 22 hospital-based operating rooms and 10 outpatient operating rooms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wilmington Hospital houses 241 licensed beds and is home to Christiana Care's Center for Rehabilitation and Center for Advanced Joint Replacement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Civil Hospital
  • The medical college became a constituent college of the Rangoon University in 1930 and was placed under the Board of Administration, on which the Vice-chancellor of the University of Rangoon and the Inspector General of Civil Hospital served as Chairman and Vice-chairman respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • affluent
  • There are no major hospitals in these affluent towns, owing to their low population density. (blogspot.com)
  • RESULTS--Between the most deprived and most affluent 20% of enumeration districts the odds ratio for low birth weight adjusted for rural or urban setting was 1.71 (95% confidence interval 1.51 to 1.93) and the difference in mean height -0.232 SD score (-0.290 to -0.174). (bmj.com)
  • CONCLUSIONS--Inequalities in birth weight and height exist in all rural and urban settings between deprived and affluent areas. (bmj.com)
  • rural
  • In my previous blog I wrote about the dangerous decline of small hospitals in Ontario's rural communities. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • It means an ever increasing burden of care as local populations boom alongside the expansion of geographic catchment that comes with the degradation of rural hospitals. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • It certainly does not address the increased burden on our urban hospitals as a result of services moved from rural communities. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • Army doctors are serving the country both in rural and urban regions in the form of private and public practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • Urban women and those who are relatively well-off are more likely than their rural and poor counterparts to have access to safe abortion services and hospital treatment for medical complications. (guttmacher.org)
  • The problems related to abortion may be particularly severe for adolescent wome n. 7 As increasing numbers of rural families migrate to urban areas, parental control and supervision are weakened, and young people are exposed to modern influences that encourage sexual activity in relationships that may not lead to marriage. (guttmacher.org)
  • Earlier studies of surgical and obstetric care in Washington state [3,validated the assumption that anesthesia care was integral to the quality and quantity of care delivered and to the economic viability of rural hospitals, suggesting there was a need to study delivery patterns of anesthesia care directly. (asahq.org)
  • Rural hospitals frequently depend on CRNAs to provide anesthesia services,**** [5-and we hypothesized that small remote hospitals were even more dependent on CRNAs than larger rural hospitals. (asahq.org)
  • OBJECTIVE--To compare proportions of low birthweight babies and mean heights of schoolchildren between rural and urban areas at different levels of social deprivation. (bmj.com)
  • In addition, there is substantial disadvantage to living in urban areas compared with rural areas which results from social or environmental factors unrelated to current levels of deprivation. (bmj.com)
  • Kamala Nehru Memorial Rural Hospital is a base hospital of KNMH Society, started in the year 1987 by the then Prime Minister and KNMH Trust President Shri Rajiv Gandhi to serve over 100 villages, across the river Yamuna in rural Allahabad. (wikipedia.org)
  • From its humble beginning as a small dispensary to cater to the health care needs of a rural community, MGDM Hospital has become a multi disciplinary institution. (wikipedia.org)
  • While most of the multi specialty hospitals in Kerala and India are situated in urban setting, MGDM Hospital has a special stature owing to its modern multi specialty organization in a rural community setting. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • Urban hospitals are also losers in the redistribution of health care, as are urban patients. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • Ontario's auditor general found in 2016 that overcrowding in hospitals was a major problem , compromising the health not just of the patients forced to receive care in hallways, but of all admitted patients due to the higher risk of infections. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • If small hospitals no longer have the ability to care for acutely ill patients close to home and large hospitals are permanently a hair's breadth away from overcapacity, where will people go when the next public health crisis happens? (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • Sometimes you need the kind of care that only a hospital provides. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • After years of austerity in hospital and physician funding and redirection of money towards home care, shouldn't that percentage have increased? (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • The 'Top Hospital' designation, which is the most competitive national hospital quality award in the country, recognizes hospitals that deliver the highest quality care by preventing medical errors, reducing mortality for high-risk procedures, and reducing hospital readmissions for patients being treated for conditions like pneumonia and heart attack. (sys-con.com)
  • This hospital stands out as one consistently providing safe, high-quality care," said Leah Binder , president and CEO of The Leapfrog Group. (sys-con.com)
  • The survey focuses on three critical areas of hospital care: 1. (sys-con.com)
  • In each of these three areas, Leapfrog asks hospitals to report on nationally standardized measures so health-care consumers can compare hospitals in their community and across the country. (sys-con.com)
  • Pre-hospital management included any care provided by paramedic personnel and/or first-aid treatment received prior to EMS arrival. (prehospitalresearch.eu)
  • This approach assumes that the databases of the American Hospital Association and the American Medical Association are accurate and do not take into account the presence of certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs), who are the predominant providers of anesthesia care in the smallest and most remote hospitals in the United States. (asahq.org)
  • A cross-sectional study was conducted from October 2013 to April 2014 among pregnant women, in their third trimester, attending for routine care at two primary health care facilities in Moshi urban, northern Tanzania. (biomedcentral.com)
  • is the only general tertiary care facility in the state and is an obstetrics referral center. (nemours.org)
  • For example, some unlicensed assistive personnel, like personal care aides, can be trained at no cost in a hospital or home care agency, making this career choice understandably very appealing for many people. (innerbody.com)
  • The hospital is the largest osteopathic teaching center in the United States, training 126 resident physicians in primary and sub-specialty care each year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hospital employees also avail free/subsidized medical care at KNMH. (wikipedia.org)
  • Christiana Care Health System is a network of private, non-profit hospitals providing health care services to all of the U.S. state of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. (wikipedia.org)
  • In regards to medical school affiiliations, Christiana Care is affiliated with The Sidney Kimmel Medical College of the Thomas Jefferson University, and is the largest teaching affiliate hospital for them. (wikipedia.org)
  • MGDM Hospital renders not only hospital based services but also preventive and promotive health care and also services aimed at the educational and comprehensive development and welfare of the community it serves. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vajira Hospital intends to provide the people of Bangkok with efficient primary health care. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1985
  • In 1985, the Delaware Division was renamed Wilmington Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vajira Hospital established a medical school in 1985, the 8th in Thailand, in cooperation with Srinakharinwirot University, as the Faculty of Medicine Vajira Hospital, Srinakharinwirot University. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1998
  • In 1998, BMA Medical College was merged with Vajira Hospital into a single organization under the name BMA Medical College and Vajira Hospital to form a union of medical education and healthcare services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Department
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital , located in Philadelphia and affiliated with Sidney Kimmel Medical College, has a large delivery unit, a 40-bed NICU, and a maternal fetal medicine department that evaluates high-risk pregnancies. (nemours.org)
  • With more than 7,000 annual deliveries, the hospital has a maternal fetal medicine department that evaluates high-risk pregnancies and a Level III NICU with an average daily census of 49. (nemours.org)
  • The school is run in collaboration with Vajira Hospital, Mahidol University and the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration Medical Department. (wikipedia.org)
  • Services
  • As provincial health services become centralized in urban locations, the geographic catchment of big-city hospitals grows ever larger. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • In 1963, the 1000-bed Defence Services General Hospital was affiliated as the only teaching hospital of the Institute. (wikipedia.org)
  • This study examined the diagnosis and treatment of anaphylactic reactions by the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) in a Canadian urban centre. (prehospitalresearch.eu)
  • Escalation of oncologic services at the end of life among patients with gynecologic cancer at an urban, public hospital. (ucsf.edu)
  • In consideration of the public, political and philanthropic services of his Father, the late Urban Hanlon Broughton, whose elevation to the Peerage would have been recommended to His Majesty but for his death on 30 January 1929. (wikipedia.org)
  • William Thomas Paulin JP For long and valuable services to the London Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • MGDM Hospital today offers the following services. (wikipedia.org)
  • These services are limited, thus requiring referral to the closest major city (Rockhampton Hospital 110 kilometres (68 mi) away). (wikipedia.org)
  • maternal
  • These days, the majority of babies are born in hospitals, but that hasn't helped reduce the number of maternal deaths. (wemu.org)
  • practice
  • Some of these doctors in private practice, along with the doctors on staff at the hospital, also worked with the patients from Bridgeport, mostly women of color. (blogspot.com)
  • When he finished his residency, he opened his own practice at St. Francis Hospital & Medical Center in Hartford. (wikipedia.org)
  • strengths
  • Our unique program takes full advantage of 3 hospital-based locations in the Delaware Valley, each with its own unique strengths. (nemours.org)
  • infections
  • Not only does this severely hamper the ability of a hospital to manage a public health crisis, it also puts patients at higher risk of illnesses like hospital-borne infections. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • She was Principal Investigator during 1992-93 on a project 'Community Perceptions and Management of Acute Respiratory Infections in Urban Slums of Karachi', funded by Harvard Institute for International Development, USA. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wilmington
  • Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children , located in Wilmington, Del. (nemours.org)
  • The system's history dates to 1890, when Delaware Hospital was first opened in Wilmington. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its campus is also home to the Roxana Cannon Arsht Surgicenter, Wilmington Hospital Health Center, an HIV program and the First State School, a private/public partnership that provides in-school education for children with serious illnesses that would otherwise render them homebound. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • After all, when they "merge" with a smaller hospital they get to help themselves to an entire department's worth of equipment, staff and patients. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • A single bad flu season was enough to push Ottawa hospitals up to 120 per cent capacity, forcing sick patients into hallways, storage rooms and wherever a stretcher or gurney could possibly fit. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • The government's response to allegations of chronic hospital underfunding is that they have been putting money into community supports to keep patients out of the hospital. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • Bronson also serves the largest percentage of Medicaid patients of any hospital outside of the Detroit area. (wikipedia.org)
  • however, almost half of all patients meeting anaphylaxis criteria did not receive pre-hospital epinephrine. (prehospitalresearch.eu)
  • By 1901, DeLee had built an entire incubator transport service staffed with specially trained nurses, but costs were high and maternity hospitals still did not attract many private patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • form
  • In 2010, BMA Medical College & Vajira Hospital, along with Kuakarun College of Nursing, joined to form University of Bangkok Metropolis (มหาวิทยาลัยกรุงเทพมหานคร), with the medical school's name changed to Faculty (wikipedia.org)
  • childbirth
  • Most women in childbirth are sent to the hospital 30 minutes away. (wemu.org)
  • An early proponent of hygienic standards during childbirth, DeLee even advocated for the construction of separate hospital buildings for labor and delivery. (wikipedia.org)
  • provides
  • While numerous agencies and organizations collect and publicize hospital quality data, the Leapfrog Hospital Survey, now in its twelfth year, is the toughest standard-bearer and provides the most complete picture of a hospital's quality and safety. (sys-con.com)
  • For children of hospital employees, KNMH administration provides merit based scholarships. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vajira Hospital provides medical programs for both undergraduate and postgraduate medical students. (wikipedia.org)
  • patient
  • By achieving the Top Hospital accolade, Swedish/First Hill has demonstrated exemplary performance across all areas of quality and patient safety that are analyzed on the Leapfrog Hospital Survey. (sys-con.com)
  • Selection is based on results of The Leapfrog Group's national survey that measures hospitals' performance in crucial areas of patient safety and quality. (sys-con.com)
  • For many types of medical problems, this seems generally to be the case, and I expected it at Bridgeport Hospital, where the stark contrasts in patient resources are dramatic. (blogspot.com)
  • Its urban setting exposes you to a highly diverse patient population. (nemours.org)
  • year
  • SEATTLE , Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Leapfrog Group's annual class of 'Top Hospitals' - just 89 from a field of nearly 1,200 - will be announced today in Baltimore, Md. , and includes Swedish Medical Center/First Hill for the third year in a row. (sys-con.com)
  • Hospital turns 65 after a year of tension. (wikipedia.org)
  • Faculty
  • The Faculty has its origin as a medical college, previously known as BMA Medical College & Vajira Hospital (วิทยาลัยแพทยศ (wikipedia.org)
  • The Faculty was organized by Vajira Hospital and was funded by the University. (wikipedia.org)
  • healthcare
  • Bronson Methodist Hospital is the flagship of the Bronson Healthcare Group, a non-profit healthcare system serving all of southwest Michigan and northern Indiana. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bamu Hospital - a private healthcare facility Sembabule List of cities and towns in Uganda Sandqvist J. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical students
  • Bronson Methodist Hospital established ties with local colleges, training medical students from the University of Michigan Medical School from 1947 and sending its nursing students to attend classes at Western Michigan University. (wikipedia.org)
  • referral
  • It serves as an obstetrics referral center and is a regional Level III tertiary referral site for both extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) and head cooling. (nemours.org)
  • Centers
  • In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day. (stjhs.org)
  • services
  • Many rural participants made it clear that they were keenly aware that not all cancer care services were readily available where they lived, and yet they reported considerably higher levels of satisfaction with the cancer care that they received than the urban participants. (rrh.org.au)
  • Despite the lack of important cancer services in rural areas, rural young adult cancer survivors expressed higher levels of satisfaction with their care than did urban cancer survivors. (rrh.org.au)
  • It was originally hoped the new hospital would be ready by 2014, but medical services did not start to be transferred until April 2015, when the first services began being transferred from other hospitals and was fully operational by summer 2016. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inadequate maternal health care services in India are a result of poor organization, the huge rural-urban divide, and large interstate disparities coupled with stringent social-economic and cultural constraints. (wikipedia.org)
  • Care
  • Therefore, to alter the impact of COPD on the State and People of Colorado, we propose to introduce a telephone-dependent, internet-supported, self-monitoring "eHealth" management system in both urban and rural Colorado settings in order to decrease healthcare utilization, improve the management of COPD based upon current national guidelines, improve quality of life, reduce health care costs decrease COPD exacerbations. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Urban participants may have higher expectations of cancer care and felt that the cancer care they received fell below expectations. (rrh.org.au)
  • People living in rural areas, due to limited or lack of access to health care, have overall poorer health outcomes than people living in urban areas 1-5 . (rrh.org.au)
  • A 15 year analysis of cancer survival data in England concluded that inequalities in care exist between the rural North and urban South of England, with patients in the South receiving better care. (rrh.org.au)
  • large
  • Under his administration, the Soochow Hospital underwent a large expansion, acquired modern technology, and was held to a very high standard. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though referred to as a city, Kilkenny is the size of a large town relative to Irish urban population centres. (wikipedia.org)
  • internal
  • The retained buildings from the former hospital, notably the Institute of Neurological Sciences, have also started to receive external and internal refurbishment, with the buildings currently in the process of having cosmetic panel cladding applied to the outside in order to bring their appearance in-line with the new hospital buildings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Population
  • However, the urban population includes many poor people from the countryside who often live in slums that contain a fifth of India's city dwellers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health
  • All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. (stjhs.org)
  • The Lourdes Health System consists of two hospitals, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in Camden, New Jersey and Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County in Willingboro, New Jersey. (wikipedia.org)
  • The outreach programs provided by Lourdes Health System have won numerous recognitions, including the 1995 Foster G. McGaw Prize from the American Hospital Association. (wikipedia.org)
  • facilities
  • In 2008, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde submitted a business case to the Scottish Government for a new acute hospital to replace facilities at the Western Infirmary and Victoria Infirmary, and to relocate the Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, to a new building adjoining the new adult hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • The main hospital facilities are also linked to the laboratory buildings via an underground tunnel and pneumatic tube system. (wikipedia.org)
  • community
  • The rural group of young adult cancer survivors reported more frequent episodes of delayed diagnosis and lower levels of community support compared to the urban participants. (rrh.org.au)
  • Located at 218 A Sunset Road in Willingboro, Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County is a 249-bed community hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • sites
  • We chose these urban sites because of their strong interest in enacting the eHealth Program, because of their organized systems of healthcare delivery and because of the numbers of COPD patients that they serve. (bioportfolio.com)
  • regional
  • In Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial regional Hospital(CLMMRH,based in Bacolod city, Negros, there were Nepalese residents undergoing residency training in different departments. (wikipedia.org)
  • China
  • Not news as such, but a great podcast on the use of medical terms that you might need for a hospital visit in China. (chinesemedicalnews.com)
  • Coincidentally, Dr. Walter Lambuth, the Missionary Secretary of the Methodist Episcopal Church, who started the hospital where Snell would go on to work in Soochow, China, was on the advisory committee of the Student Volunteer Movement at the time. (wikipedia.org)
  • center
  • Students and faculty in Indianapolis benefit from close proximity to some of Indiana's largest teaching hospitals and the Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Administration Medical Center. (iu.edu)
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, a 410-bed teaching hospital which opened on July 1, 1950, is located at 1600 Haddon Avenue, in Camden. (wikipedia.org)
  • case
  • We performed a case-control study to identify risk factors for severe PPH among a cohort of women who delivered at one of three hospitals in Norway between 2008 and 2011. (beds.ac.uk)
  • people
  • Snell encouraged the integration of local workers in the mission hospital, stating in one report: "Let us take into partnership with us the people among whom and for whom we are working and co-operate with them to establish medical standards. (wikipedia.org)
  • visitors
  • As part of the design process, the colour scheme of the hospital was designed to help staff and visitors find their way around. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • The greater the distance patients lived away from the hospital, the higher the probability that their cancer was diagnosed post-mortem 8 . (rrh.org.au)