• 2000
  • In 2000 the country counted one hospital bed per 4,900 population and more than 27,000 people per primary health care facility. (wikipedia.org)
  • Berkeley - Financial problems were the single most common reason for the closure of 23 California hospitals between 1995 and 2000, according to a report by the recently established Nicholas C. Petris Center on Health Care Markets and Consumer Welfare at the University of California, Berkeley. (berkeley.edu)
  • The new report, "California's Closed Hospitals, 1995-2000," commissioned by the California attorney general, is the first close look at hospital closures statewide. (berkeley.edu)
  • 2016
  • 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)
  • As of 2016 Malawi has only one qualified cardiologist consultant who is based at a private hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • infant
  • The hospital was also the first to have an infant incubator (1915), and the first permanent incubator station for prematurely born babies 1922, both of which were innovated by Dr. Julius Hess. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • With a limited land area of 648.1 km 2 , the Singapore government encourages use of its well developed public transport system and discourages car ownership by making it very expensive. (bmj.com)
  • Planaltina, D.F., is therefore the oldest urban area of the Federal District. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most important touristic site is the waterfall called Cachoeira de Maria Rosa, which is located 12 kilometers from the urban area. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the urban area there was one financial institution as of 2006. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the urban area there were two financial institutions as of 2006. (wikipedia.org)
  • Recently Area Hospital(Mini MGM) Opened In Mulugu And Tribal University Also Sanctioned Here. (wikipedia.org)
  • The municipal school network was made up of 27 schools, 10 urban and 17 rural, with 567 teachers who administered to 6,222 students in the urban area and 485 in the rural area. (wikipedia.org)
  • As early as the 1940s, the area surrounding Michael Reese Hospital was already in economic and physical decline. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital, along with Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) and Mercy Hospital and Medical Center (several blocks away), was one of the businesses in the area responsible for creating the South Side Planning Board. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2007 there were 5,003 people living in the urban area and 655 people living in the rural area. (wikipedia.org)
  • The elevation of the urban area is 635 meters. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital was built in an area once called "Himmapan Garden" located in the northern part of Bangkok, near the bank of Chao Phraya River. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Los Angeles area experienced the greatest number of closures - 11 hospitals (Columbia Westlake Medical Center, Desert Palms Community Hospital, Friendly Hills Regional Medical Center, Long Beach Community Medical Center, Martin Luther Hospital, Newhall Community Hospital, North Hollywood Medical Center, South Bay Medical Center, Washington Medical Center, Westside Hospital and Woodruff Community Hospital). (berkeley.edu)
  • Four hospitals also closed in the San Diego area, (Calexico Hospital, Harbor View Medical Center, Kaiser El Cajon and Scripps Memorial Hospital East County), making Southern California the region with the greatest number of closures, at 15 hospitals, or 65 percent, of closures. (berkeley.edu)
  • fewer
  • In the public, fewer than one in ten consider radiotherapy to be a modern form of cancer treatment with 40% describing the procedure as frightening. (issuu.com)
  • Ministry
  • Arua Hospital, a 128-bed public, regional referral hospital administered by the Uganda Ministry of Health main campus of Muni University, the sixth public university established by the government of Uganda Ragem Beach Analog broadcasts, which originate from Kampala, include WBS TV, UBC TV, and NTV. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Hospital was appointed to the Nakhonban Ministry (กระทรวงนครบาล) for administration, but currently operated by the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • The proportions of motorcyclists and other MVI patients admitted to the hospital were not different. (bmj.com)
  • The reforms also provide for admitted patients to receive up to one month's supply of pharmaceuticals on discharge from hospital, paid by the PBS rather than the hospital. (abs.gov.au)
  • Many salaried specialist doctors in public hospitals are able to treat some private patients in hospital and usually contribute to the hospital a portion of the income earned from fees charged. (abs.gov.au)
  • 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)
  • Urban hospitals are also losers in the redistribution of health care, as are urban 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • The hospital closed its Internal Medicine Residency at the end of the 2007-2008 academic year and finished transferring patients to Mercy Hospital and Medical Center before the end of 2008. (wikipedia.org)
  • Only the very few privately run hospitals in the two major cities of Blantyre and Lilongwe have very limited non purposely built vehicles serving as basic ambulances used to transport their paying patients mostly without life saving equipment onboard or an on-board paramedic. (wikipedia.org)
  • medication
  • In April 2012 the then State President suffered a cardiac arrest which resulted to his death due to lack of medication both within the presidential medical team and at the main referral hospital where he was attended to. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most common medication found in hospital pharmacies in the west are not available locally i.e. treatment for the heart diseases or cancer are unavailable. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • There are hospitals in Praia and Mindelo, with smaller medical facilities in other places. (wikipedia.org)
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center was an American hospital located in the Bronzeville neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Centennial History of Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, 1881-1981. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chicago: Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, 1981. (wikipedia.org)
  • There were ten factories in Moscow with their own small hospital in 1903 and 274 had medical personnel on their site. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following the establishment of the Faculty of Medicine Vajira Hospital (then BMA Medical College) it has been a teaching hospital since. (wikipedia.org)
  • Srinakharinwirot medical student attend clinical years training at Vajira hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • BMA medical students spends their pre-clinic years at Mahidol University and clinic years in Vajira hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the time Vajira hospital handles over 600 medical students, in clinic years alone. (wikipedia.org)
  • Community activists worried about the future of beleaguered Martin Luther King Jr./Drew Medical Center opened a new campaign Saturday -- to preserve the iconic public hospital's name despite plans for a major restructuring. (latimes.com)
  • This grossly diminishes the [medical and symbolic] importance of Dr. King and the hospital to people of color," Eddie Jones, president of the Los Angeles Civil Rights Assn., said at Saturday's news conference. (latimes.com)
  • Whatever the new name might be, Wilson said, it must convey to federal, state and local officials, not to mention community members, that the hospital is under the administrative and medical control of Harbor-UCLA, provided that supervisors approve the final plan. (latimes.com)
  • The ED-SCIP substudy involved 4 public health professionals from the MA Department of Public Health who coded medical records in 16 of the 20 ED-SCIP hospital emergency departments. (nzdl.org)
  • system
  • Elmhurst Hospital Center is a member of the NYC Health and Hospitals public hospital system. (healthecareers.com)
  • The public health system has three separate tiers (primary, secondary, and tertiary care). (wikipedia.org)
  • There is, on the other hand, some notion that hospitals that close are inefficient, and may need to be pruned from the system, so that other hospitals are more healthy. (berkeley.edu)
  • The short ICECI Pilot Test consisted of two independent substudies involving hospital EDs in two different injury surveillance systems: the Massachusetts (MA) Emergency Department Surveillance and Coordination Project (ED-SCIP) and CPSC s National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS). (nzdl.org)
  • The Massachusetts Department of Public Health is developing ED-SCIP as a statewide surveillance system that is based on voluntary reporting from a representative sample of hospitals. (nzdl.org)
  • The reporting system is being implemented in a stratified random sample of 20 of the state s 79 hospital EDs. (nzdl.org)
  • health care
  • Health care for the population is mainly provided by public facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Access to health care is enhanced by the requirement that doctors and dentists work in public health for at least five years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Free public health care was abolished in 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • That group of 34 health care experts was convened to advise Lockyer on the pressing issues facing the state's non-profit hospitals. (berkeley.edu)
  • While most recent hospital closures have been for-profit facilities, the trend noted in the Petris Center report raises concerns for nonprofit hospital operations and the potential impact on charity health care in local communities," Lockyer said. (berkeley.edu)
  • The report provides a better understanding of the distribution, characteristics and reasons for recent hospital closures - important baseline information for health care planning and the development of policies to respond to the changing health care landscape. (berkeley.edu)
  • state
  • There is a school of thought that says that California's hospital closures fit somewhat into the national trends, but we have increased concerns here because of the growth of the population and the diversity of the state. (berkeley.edu)
  • provide
  • In the past, private hospitals tended to provide less complex non-emergency care, such as simple elective surgery. (abs.gov.au)
  • The NEISS is comprised of 100 hospital EDs that are a stratified probability sample of hospitals in the United States that have at least six beds and provide 24-hour emergency care. (nzdl.org)
  • For the ED-SCIP substudy, coders were asked to conduct a prepilot test at two study hospitals using the short ICECI data collection form and to provide feedback to the CDC investigators. (nzdl.org)
  • care
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • This hypothetical scenario is well-known to critical care clinicians, especially those who work in urban public hospitals. (ebscohost.com)
  • The hospital industry - citing seismic retrofit requirements, managed care and shrinking reimbursements - has predicted that up to 150 of the state's hospitals will close in the next few years. (berkeley.edu)
  • injuries
  • The NEISS substudy involved 7 on-site data abstractors who routinely code data from ED records for product-related injuries at 7 NEISS hospital EDs. (nzdl.org)
  • Economy
  • Economy, population and urban sprawl a comparative study of urban agglomerations of Banglore and Hyderabad, India using remote sensing and GIS techniques" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • less
  • For this group of people, motorcycle ownership and use is less expensive than car ownership and still gives them independence from public transport. (bmj.com)
  • close
  • President Niyazov's 2005 proposal to close all hospitals outside Ashgabat intensified this trend. (wikipedia.org)
  • We've found in the study a significant number of closings, and given the seismic upgrade that is mandated, there will be mounting pressure on more hospitals to close," said Richard Scheffler, UC Berkeley distinguished professor of health economics and public policy and the director of the School of Public Health's Petris Center. (berkeley.edu)
  • community
  • The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai's affiliation with Elmhurst Hospital Center, serving the culturally diverse community of Western Queens, seeks a full-Time BC/BE Pediatrician to join the growing Division of Pediatrics at the Elmhurst Hospital. (healthecareers.com)
  • by the time the hospital was shuttered in 2009, it primarily served the black community. (wikipedia.org)
  • The King/Drew name is cherished in this community," Earl Ofari Hutchinson, president of the Los Angeles Urban Policy Roundtable, said at a news conference on the spacious front lawn of the long-troubled public hospital south of Watts. (latimes.com)
  • Clearly the failure of this hospital began at the top," she added, "but the community is paying the price. (latimes.com)
  • years
  • Twenty years ago the public was told that radiotherapy was a treatment of the past and would be superseded by a magic bullet, but radiotherapy is still a magic bullet. (issuu.com)
  • The issue is contentious because the hospital was built several years after the 1965 Watts riots and has from its early days been a symbol of hope to the impoverished and underserved minority neighborhoods nearby. (latimes.com)
  • funds
  • Michael Reese was a real estate developer who died in 1877, leaving funds in his will to build a new hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • general
  • Often general practitioners and the public see drugs and surger y as better options also because anti-cancer drugs, backed by the pharmaceutical industr y, are better promoted than radiotherapy. (issuu.com)
  • b) Rakai General Hospital, a 100-bed public hospital administered by the Rakai District local government. (wikipedia.org)