• mental health
  • Coverage of current health issues e.g. the ageing population, mental health in rural communities and among young people, maternal and child care issues, and access to health care. (ebay.com.au)
  • A chapter on Mental Health Promotion is also included *Featured Australia and New Zealand communities: children, working adults, older people, indigeus people and rural populations, people with chronic conditions and immigrants and refugees. (ebay.com.au)
  • Administration and Policy in Mental Health, 34 , 411-419. (springer.com)
  • Administration and Policy in Mental Health, 39 , 478-488. (springer.com)
  • The Department is hoping that more useful and reliable information on ECT will be obtained from the mental health minimum data set which is person-centred. (parliament.uk)
  • It is being implemented across all mental health trusts on a phased basis during 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2003 but data will not be available until 2003. (parliament.uk)
  • Care planning and other critical treatment decisions for Latino consumers should be performed, or supervised directly, by a Latino Mental Health Specialist. (wiche.edu)
  • Care plans for Latino consumers should address and coordinate the mental health needs of the individual within the context of the entire family, including coordination among multiple providers with a single point of clinical accountability. (wiche.edu)
  • Plans should also include treatment modalities, particularly those addressing cultural beliefs and attitudes about health and mental health, as well as education about preventive approaches. (wiche.edu)
  • Latino Mental Health Specialist involvement in the care planning process for Latino consumers. (wiche.edu)
  • These community-based services are largely focused on health promotion and disease prevention - such as: Primary Care Services Mental Health and Addictions Programming Health Infrastructure Environmental Health and Research Non-Insured Health Benefits The FNHA strives to improve First Nations health outcomes and close the gaps that exist between First Nations people in BC and the rest of the provincial population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) is the name for NHS-provided services in the United Kingdom for children, generally until school-leaving age, who are having difficulties with their emotional or behavioural well-being. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the UK CAMHS are organised around a four tier system: Tier 1 general advice and treatment for less severe problems by non-mental health specialists working in general services, such as GPs, school nurses, social workers, and voluntary agencies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tier 2 usually CAMHS specialists working in community and primary care, such as mental health workers and counsellors working in clinics, schools and youth services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tier 3 usually a multi-disciplinary team or service working in a community mental health clinic providing a specialised service for more severe disorders, with team members including psychiatrists, social workers, board certified behaviour analysts, clinical psychologists, psychotherapists and other therapists. (wikipedia.org)
  • Community Forensic Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (FCAMHS): a map of current national provision and a proposed service model for the future (Report). (wikipedia.org)
  • The departmental team consists of the following: Minister for Health: Simon Harris, TD Minister of State for Disability Issues: Finian McGrath, TD Minister of State for Health Promotion and the National Drugs Strategy: Catherine Byrne, TD Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People: Jim Daly, TD Secretary General of the Department: Jim Breslin The department was created by the Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) Act, 1946. (wikipedia.org)
  • The United Nations further defines the right to health in Article 12 of the 1966 International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, which states: The States Parties to the present Covenant recognize the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • They are aimed at reducing such things as childhood obesity, cardiovascular disease, smoking and mental health issues throughout society. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000
  • To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many ECT treatments were administered in 2000 01. (parliament.uk)
  • To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many nurses (a) returned to and (b) left the NHS in (i) 1999 2000 and (b) 2000 01. (parliament.uk)
  • In 1999 there were 329,640 nurses working in the National Health Service and in 2000 there were 335,950. (parliament.uk)
  • In 2000 the NHS Plan Implementation Programme required health and local authorities to jointly produce a local CAMHS strategy. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2000, the United Nations' Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights issued General Comment No. 14, which addresses "substantive issues arising in the implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights" with respect to Article 12 and "the right to the highest attainable standard of health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The "President's Task Force on Health Risks and Safety Risks to Children" recommended this federal initiative in 1999, after which Congress passed the Children's Health Act of 2000 (Title X, Section 1004). (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • gain top management commitment, align Information System development with FM business needs, establish technology path and policies on IT in FM, and forecast Information System requirements in FM as the main components of SSPfFM that focuses on short, medium and long-term strategies of FM in the health sector. (bl.uk)
  • The development of the Triple P Implementation Framework was funded by Triple P International Pty Ltd. A number of employees at Triple P International contributed to the development of the Framework. (springer.com)
  • We also expect the study results to enable evaluation of latency and age-specific susceptibility to exposure to hazardous environmental pollutants, evaluation of growth retardation focused on environmental and genetic risk factors, selection of target environmental diseases in children, development of an environmental health index, and establishment of a national policy for improving the health of pregnant women and their children. (springer.com)
  • The findings of this paper provide a reference framework helping policymakers and hospital managers to facilitate the development of a coherent and systematized discharge planning process. (springer.com)
  • To confirm the applicability and practicability of this consensus framework for discharge planning system, the third stage of process of development of the discharge planning framework is to apply and pilot the framework in a hospital setting to evaluate its feasibility, applicability and impact in hospital including satisfaction from both the perspectives of staff and patients. (springer.com)
  • International consultants include a team leader and social development expert (5 person-months), a public health expert (4 person-months), and a sociologist (3 person-months). (adb.org)
  • Latino consumer and family involvement and investment in the development of, and agreement with, the Care Plan. (wiche.edu)
  • This course is designed to provide students with view of the life cycle as a whole with each stage supported by nutrition needs essential for optimal health and development. (uaeu.ac.ae)
  • Design of floor plans, equipment selection, Menu development, planning and quality food production, production sheets, and risk management for various institutional food service operations are included. (uaeu.ac.ae)
  • Without environmental and health protection, development is undermined. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Regional Forum's vision is to safeguard and enhance health and the environment, promoting development which reduces poverty. (wikipedia.org)
  • The regional forum also believes that national efforts for environmental preservation and health protection may be affected by development activities and environmental and health conditions in neighboring countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pursuant to the Council Ministers' decision No (11) 2009 the General Secretariat for Development Planning (GSDP) shall have supervision over the Permanent Population Committee and shall be independent in assuming its technical works. (wikipedia.org)
  • Monitor processes aimed at integrating population policy goals within global development plans, specifically within plans related to social, health, education, media, culture and environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • KTL was merged on 1 January 2009 with STAKES, the National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, to form a new research and development institute, the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Health Protection Act, national guidelines for indoor air quality and development of the national indoor air programs in Finland" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • The service may, depending on locality, include: Psychiatry Occupational therapy Clinical psychology Psychiatric nursing Social worker interface Psychotherapy Language development Behaviour analysis Forensic CAMHS, working with young offenders or those at risk of offending The development of CAMHS within a four-tiered framework started in 1995. (wikipedia.org)
  • ii) the improvement of working environment and work to become conducive to safety and health and (iii) development of work organizations and working cultures in a direction which supports health and safety at work and in doing so also promotes a positive social climate and smooth operation and may enhance productivity of the undertakings. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • Positive developments include: commitment to the National Early Childhood Development Strategy, its implementation of a National Framework for Protecting Australia's Children, the Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children, and the commitment to Closing the Gap on Aboriginal health and education. (wikipedia.org)
  • The NIPS has been mandated to act as a technical arm of the Government for undertaking high quality research and to produce evidence-based data, information for utilization by the Public sector and others agencies for policy formulation, strategic planning and making reference in the spheres of demography, population & development and health. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, there has been encouraging improvements in the coverage and utilization of the health service over the periods of implementation of Health Sector Development Plan (HSDP). (wikipedia.org)
  • Goal setting involves the development of an action plan designed to motivate and guide a person or group toward a goal. (wikipedia.org)
  • The NCS was led by the National Institutes of Health, with the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) serving as the scientific lead. (wikipedia.org)
  • and consider health disparities among children, which may include the consideration of prenatal exposures The NCS was designed to examine the effects of the environment-broadly defined to include factors such as air, water, diet, sound, family dynamics, community, and cultural influences- and genetics on the growth, development, and health of children across the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • On December 12, 2014, the National Children's Study closed, after an expert review committee advised the NIH Director that moving forward with the larger Main Study would not be the best way to add to the understanding of how environmental and genetic factors influence child health and development. (wikipedia.org)
  • healthcare
  • BEAVERTON, Ore., Aug. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nation of Denmark, recognized as a global leader in healthcare technologies, today announced that its new national Action Plan for Telemedicine will be built on Design Guidelines created by Continua Health Alliance to ensure the seamless and secure collection, communication and storage of personal health data from patients' homes to healthcare providers across the country. (bio-medicine.org)
  • We applaud the Danish government for its pioneering vision of healthcare delivery and for recognizing the importance of creating an interoperable ecosystem for the health apps, medical devices and technology platforms upon which these telemedicine programs will be built. (bio-medicine.org)
  • This important milestone made by the Danish Government helps reduce healthcare costs and helps citizens to become more engaged in their health," said Claus F. Nielsen, Vice Chair, Continua Health Alliance Europe and International Manager, DELTA. (bio-medicine.org)
  • By working with Continua to create the technical guidelines and standards for this historic effort, patients in any part of the nation, using any Continua-ready device or platform, will have secure, simple and convenient access to valuable health data and support from their healthcare providers, from the comfort and convenience of their home," added Nielsen. (bio-medicine.org)
  • With nearly 220 member companies reaching across the globe, Continua is comprised of technology, medical device and healthcare industry leaders and service providers dedicated to making personal connected health a reality. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Delphi methodology was adopted to engage a group of experienced healthcare professionals to rate and discuss the framework and components of an effective discharge planning. (springer.com)
  • Occupational health is a multidisciplinary field of healthcare concerned with enabling an individual to undertake their occupation, in the way that causes least harm to their health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health Information and Quality Authority Healthcare in the Republic of Ireland Bowers, Fergal (1 January 2003). (wikipedia.org)
  • Healthcare was transferred to the provincial health departments after Eighteenth Amendment to the Constitution of Pakistan in June 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • facilitate
  • These services will empower information-driven health self-management and facilitate the incorporation of health and wellness into the day-to-day lives of consumers. (bio-medicine.org)
  • A structured, systematic and coordinated system of hospital discharge system is required to facilitate the discharge process to ensure a smooth patient transition from the hospital to the community and improve patient health outcome in both clinical and social aspect. (springer.com)
  • The agency's responsibilities also include enhancing the Egyptian cybersecurity and data protection framework to facilitate e-business and business process outsourcing (BPO) activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • If the ability to exchange records between different EMR systems were perfected("interoperability") would facilitate the co-ordination of health care delivery in non-affiliated health care facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • support the implementation
  • One perspective that is rarely represented in the literature is that of the purveyor organization (an organization that actively works to disseminate and support the implementation of a program or practice). (springer.com)
  • have agreed upon the principles, vision, goals and objectives, strategies and structures set forth therein as the basis for their joint commitment to collective and individual country actions, and call upon their international partners to support the implementation of the charter. (wikipedia.org)
  • services
  • In the health sector FM department must be innovative in utilising IT technology to deliver value-for-money services. (bl.uk)
  • This reference architecture will be built on Continua's Design Guidelines to ensure that personal health devices and services implemented in Denmark are simple, secure and convenient for patients and providers. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Continua Health Alliance (Continua) is an international not-for-profit industry organization enabling end-to-end, plug-and-play connectivity of personal health devices and services. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Evidence-based programs are considered critical in the human services field if major social and health problems are to be addressed. (springer.com)
  • Her areas of interest include the delivery of health services, research, nutrition, and health promotion and prevention. (vision2020australia.org.au)
  • Your recommendations provide strategic guidance for our continuing eforts to improve the health of North Carolinians everywhere, through increased capacity in core public health infrastructure and essential public health services as well as a focus on eliminating health disparities. (ncdcr.gov)
  • Also included are opportunities to provide revenues to support these critical services and the critical capacities of state and local public health departments. (ncdcr.gov)
  • Care plans for Latino consumers should address coordination of mental and physical health, as well as other needed social and treatment services (e.g., housing, transportation, education, substance abuse services), according to the health beliefs and practices of the Latino consumer and family. (wiche.edu)
  • This may include organizational and strategic planning and managing the integration of financial, human, physical, and material resources and coordination of services. (uaeu.ac.ae)
  • The FNHA plans, designs, manages and funds the delivery of First Nations health programs and services in BC. (wikipedia.org)
  • On October 1, 2013 the FNHA completed the second phase transfer of federal programs and services from Health Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • From about 2013 onward major concerns have been expressed about reductions in CAMHS services, and apparently increasing demand, and in 2014 the parliamentary Health Select Committee investigated and reported on provision. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Health Security Strategy (NHSS) is a strategic plan for 2010 developed by the United States Department of Health and Human Services to help minimize the consequences associated with significant health incidents. (wikipedia.org)
  • The document was initially developed by the United States Department of Health and Human Services in consultation with stakeholder organisations as required by the Pandemic and All Hazards Preparedness Act. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among other things, PAHPA directs the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to develop a National Health Security Strategy, presented to Congress in December 2009 and to be subsequently revised every four years afterwards. (wikipedia.org)
  • Around 3,600 facilities owned by PCTs and SHAs will transfer to NHS Property Services, a limited company owned by the Department of Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Article 25 of the United Nations' Universal Declaration of Human Rights 1948 states that "Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary social services. (wikipedia.org)
  • contend that the interrelated nature of the rights expressed in the Universal Declaration establishes a "responsibility [that] extends beyond the provision of essential health services to tackling the determinants of health such as, provision of adequate education, housing, food, and favourable working conditions," further stating that these provisions "are human rights themselves and are necessary for health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Convention calls upon States to "Prohibit and to eliminate racial discrimination in all its forms and to guarantee the right of everyone, without distinction as to race, colour, or national or ethnic origin, to equality before the law," and references under this provision "The right to public health, medical care, social security and social services. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination (Urdu: وزارت صحت‬‎, abbreviated as MoNHSRC) is a cabinet level ministry of the Government of Pakistan with responsibility for national public health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The current Federal Minister for National Health Services Regulation and Coordination is Saira Afzal Tarar. (wikipedia.org)
  • In May 2013 however the federal ministry was reinstated by Prime Minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso, as the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination. (wikipedia.org)
  • The function of this new ministry was to provide provision of medical services, frame health policies and enforce the same at a national level. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several divisions are present in the department which include: Biological Evaluation and Research Controlled Drugs Drug Licensing Health and OTC Products (non-drugs) Medical Devices and Medicated Cosmetics Pharmacy Services Pharmaceutical Evaluations & Registration Quality Assurance and Laboratory Testing A separate cell was created in 2007. (wikipedia.org)
  • National Program for Family Planning & Primary Health Care (LHW) Program LHW Program is the world's largest community based primary health care program delivering services through 96,000 LHWs in their own communities Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) EPI is aimed at immunizing children against Childhood Tuberculosis, Poliomyelitis, Diphtheria, Pertussis, Measles, Tetanus and also their mothers against Tetanus. (wikipedia.org)
  • National Maternal, Neonatal & Child Health (MNCH) Program The aim of the MNCH program is to improve accessibility and quality of health services and fill the resource gaps without duplicating inputs or activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • A central feature of the sector is the priority given to the Health Extension Program, which delivers cost-effective basic services that enhance equity and provide care to millions of women, men and children. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ethiopia has demonstrated that low-income countries can achieve improvements in health and access to services if policies, programmes and strategies are underpinned by ingenuity, innovativeness, political will and sustained commitment at all levels. (wikipedia.org)
  • This vertical program was well funded and has scored notable achievements in reducing the prevalence of leprosy, especially after the introduction of Multiple Drug Therapy (MDT) in 1983.Thihas encouraged Ethiopias to consider integration of the vertical leprosy control program with in the general health services. (wikipedia.org)
  • These groups included federal partners such as the NCS Federal Advisory Committee and a Federal Consortium with representatives from multiple federal agencies including: the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences of the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. (wikipedia.org)
  • Policies can include "necessary community and personal social and health services" as well as taxes on alcohol and soft drinks and implement smoking cessation policies. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • Continua is honored to support Denmark's groundbreaking national telemedicine initiative, using our Design Guidelines to make the collection and sharing of personal health data convenient and secure for consumers and health care providers," said Clint McClellan, Continua Board President and Chairman, and Senior Director of Strategic Marketing, Qualcomm Life. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Managing clinical knowledge for health care improvement. (springer.com)
  • To reduce avoidable hospital readmissions, effective discharge planning and appropriate post discharge support care are key requirements. (springer.com)
  • The participants expressed a lack of manpower, skills and time in particular during weekends and long holidays in carrying out assessment and care plans within 24 h after admission. (springer.com)
  • The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) recently issued a draft 'road map' for the nation's quest to deliver better health care through interoperable health information technology. (aafp.org)
  • In a Jan. 30 press release (www.hhs.gov) , HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell said the federal government was working hard to improve America's health care system and achieve a healthier population. (aafp.org)
  • Great progress has been made to digitize the care experience, and now it's time to free up this data so patients and providers can securely access their health information when and where they need it,' said Burwell. (aafp.org)
  • Grantees will work with clinical and nonclinical health care personnel 'in various settings across the entire care continuum to support a more comprehensive, integrated patient record or care plan,' said blog authors. (aafp.org)
  • The Department also intends to establish through an open tendering process a list of approved foreign providers to assist primary care trusts planning to commission treatment abroad. (parliament.uk)
  • Care plans for Latino consumers should be compatible with the conceptual framework and community environment of consumers and family members. (wiche.edu)
  • Consumers and family members should be equal participants in care planning. (wiche.edu)
  • Care plans should involve culturally indicated family leaders and decision makers. (wiche.edu)
  • Care plans for Latino consumers should address culturally-defined and socioeconomic needs relevant to the consumer's condition and stressors when appropriate. (wiche.edu)
  • Care plans for Latino consumers should incorporate family and cultural strengths, traditional healers, natural support systems, community organizations, Latino self-help organizations, and interagency resources when appropriate. (wiche.edu)
  • Care plans for Latino consumers should include consumer and family education about problems and conditions being addressed. (wiche.edu)
  • Culturally defined needs addressed in the care plans of Latino consumers. (wiche.edu)
  • Inclusion of traditional healers in the Care Plan for Latino consumers when indicated for the consumer or family. (wiche.edu)
  • This was in marked contrast to Gauteng, where the Gauteng Shared Service Centre (GSSC), micro-(and mostly mis-) manages every health care facility's financial and thus procurement needs. (scielo.org.za)
  • The main vision and strategy of PPC is to improve the quality of life for the population of Qatar, the PPC looks to expand opportunities for individuals and families, enhance individual capabilities, increase participation in socio-economic activities, encourage political and cultural progress, improve living standards, and provide a clean environment so that people benefit from healthy food, pure water and sustainable health care. (wikipedia.org)
  • This means that in an emergency healthy individuals, families, and communities with access to health care, and with the knowledge and resources to know what to do to care for themselves and others would work together in both routine and emergency situations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Health and Social Care Act 2012 (c 7) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. (wikipedia.org)
  • It abolished NHS primary care trusts (PCTs) and Strategic Health Authorities (SHAs) and transferred between £60 billion and £80 billion of "commissioning", or health care funds, from the abolished PCTs to several hundred "clinical commissioning groups", partly run by the general practitioners (GPs) in England but a major point of access for private service providers. (wikipedia.org)
  • NHS primary care trusts (PCTs) and Strategic Health Authorities (SHAs) were abolished, with projected redundancy costs of £1 billion for around 21,000 staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • These records can be shared across different health care settings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Policy
  • Supported for the elaboration and implementation of a food and nutritional security policy, operational plan and information system as well as Bill presented in the National Assembly, elaboration of the food and nutritional security law. (issuu.com)
  • Accurate costing and guaranteed funding from a properly determined baseline budget before public policy announcements were made about the implementation of new health programmes. (scielo.org.za)
  • It aims to strengthen the cooperation of the ministries responsible for environment and health within the countries and across the region by providing a mechanism for sharing knowledge and experiences, improving policy and regulatory frameworks at the national and regional level, and promoting the implementation of integrated environmental-health strategies and regulations. (wikipedia.org)
  • This objective is linked to a number of sub-goals, with the most prominent being the following: Monitor the population policy implementation by using a scientific approach and studying carefully the various proposals of the relevant agencies entrusted with implementation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Implementation of desk and field studies, and research to diagnose different population trends, assess implications, and propose policy changes, particularly for issues of population makeup, growth, and family-related components. (wikipedia.org)
  • KTL's policy was to secure as much external funding as possible to guarantee the implementation of its action plans. (wikipedia.org)
  • An organized leprosy control program was established within the Ministry of Health in 1956, with a detailed policy in 1969. (wikipedia.org)
  • Population health tools and computer systems include data exchange, large datasets, and advanced software which are used to supply data scientists and research teams with appropriate information which can then be used by policy makers and change agents. (wikipedia.org)
  • Such strategies include the creation of funds to support initiatives and the construction of strategies which limit conflicts of interest in the implementation of public policy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Centre
  • Royalties stemming from published Triple P resources are distributed to the Parenting and Family Support Centre, School of Psychology, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, and contributory authors. (springer.com)
  • public
  • Fax 919-715-4645 Michael F. Easley, Governor Dempsey Benton, Secretary December 19, 2007 It is a privilege to ofer to you this Final Report of the North Carolina Public Health Task Force 2008. (ncdcr.gov)
  • he report's recommendations form the foundation of the current North Carolina Public Health Improvement Plan. (ncdcr.gov)
  • With the support of the North Carolina General Assembly and a coordinated efort from our public health system and its many partners, signiicant progress was made in 2004 and in 2006. (ncdcr.gov)
  • In the HHS press release, national coordinator for health IT Karen DeSalvo, M.D., M.P.H., called for the public and private sectors to collaborate to 'clearly define standards, motivate their use through clear incentives and establish trust in the health IT ecosystem through defining the rules of engagement. (aafp.org)
  • He said his understanding was that the public release of the full Hogan-commissioned report was delayed because the health ministry wanted to first distribute it to heads of departments and Health MECs to see how they'd integrate it into their strategic plans. (scielo.org.za)
  • The National Public Health Institute of Finland (KTL, Finnish: Kansanterveyslaitos, Swedish: Folkhälsoinstitutet) was a research and expert institute under the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health charged with the task of protecting and promoting health in Finland. (wikipedia.org)
  • the final form was established in 1982 in order to promote public health in Finland. (wikipedia.org)
  • KTL performed research in public health in broad sense, and monitored diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • provisional 1911-1914), the State Serum Institute (1947-1970) and the Public Health Laboratory (1970-1981). (wikipedia.org)
  • The new Act in 1982 paved way for its transformation from a practical microbiological and clinical chemistry laboratory towards a research institute specializing in public health and prevention of diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • It served the government as an expert organisation, performing internationally relevant research related to public health. (wikipedia.org)
  • History of National Public Health Institute and its predecessors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Act on the National Public Health Institute 828/1982, section 1 Cantell Mäkelä North Karelia Project Dioxins (wikipedia.org)
  • The Pandemic and All Hazards Preparedness Act (PAHPA) was enacted in 2006 to improve the nation's ability to detect, prepare for, and respond to a variety of public health emergencies. (wikipedia.org)
  • A new executive agency of the Department of Health, Public Health England, was established under the Act on 1 April 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prior to this, the Department for Local Government and Public Health was responsible for Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • the full area of contemporary international public health," establishing the right to health as a "fundamental, inalienable human right" that governments cannot abridge, and are rather obligated to protect and uphold. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, data from an electronic system can be used anonymously for statistical reporting in matters such as quality improvement, resource management and public health communicable disease surveillance. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1. History of Tuberculosis and Leprosy control Program in Ethiopia Tuberculosis has been identified as one of the major public health problems in Ethiopia for the past five decades. (wikipedia.org)
  • Policymakers can be classified as both private and public and are defined as someone who is in a position of authority to implement health policies. (wikipedia.org)
  • policymakers
  • The AAFP sounded the alarm about the lack of interoperability among electronic health record (EHR) systems several years ago and has continued to raise the issue with policymakers and government officials. (aafp.org)
  • coordination
  • The framework was consisted 36 statements under 5 major themes: initial screening, discharge planning process, coordination of discharge, implementation of discharge, and post discharge follow-up. (springer.com)
  • The purpose of the plan is to provide coordination between separate organisations in order to reduce the social and economic cost in the case of a significant health incident. (wikipedia.org)
  • The strategy covers coordination of preparation and contingency planning, incident identification and recovery strategies relevant to each stakeholder in the event of a national health incident. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1995
  • It was adopted by the Joint ILO/WHO Committee on Occupational Health at its first session in 1950 and revised at its twelfth session in 1995. (wikipedia.org)
  • interoperable
  • This represents an important opportunity for the industry to create an ecosystem of interoperable personal health devices and systems. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Just days after HHS announced the release of a draft road map (www.healthit.gov) to guide the nation to interoperable health IT, HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell announced a $28 million funding opportunity (www.grants.gov) to help in that effort. (aafp.org)
  • implement
  • Section 4(f) of the United States Endangered Species Act from 1973 directs the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Commerce to develop and implement recovery plans to promote the conservation of endangered and threatened species. (wikipedia.org)
  • organization
  • Continua Health Alliance is the international industry organization dedicated to advancing personal connected health by promoting end-to-end, plug-and-play connectivity of personal health devices and establishing industry standards for interoperability. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The organization advocates for science-based restoration plans that will end overfishing and create sustainable and productive fisheries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) is a health service delivery organization responsible for administering a variety of health programs and service for First Nations people living in BC. (wikipedia.org)
  • As defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) "occupational health deals with all aspects of health and safety in the workplace and has a strong focus on primary prevention of hazards. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 1950, the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) have shared a common definition of occupational health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The preamble of the 1946 World Health Organization (WHO) Constitution defines health broadly as "a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1999
  • The results of the survey are contained in the Department of Health Statistical bulletin "Electro- convulsive Therapy: Survey covering the period from January 1999 to March 1999, England", a copy of which is in the Library. (parliament.uk)
  • Established in 1999, MCIT is responsible for the planning, implementation and operation of government ICT plans and strategies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Welfare
  • Implementation of evidence-based practice in child welfare: service provider perspectives. (springer.com)
  • Field concerned with the safety, health, and welfare of people at work Occupational safety and health (OSH), also commonly referred to as occupational health and safety (OHS), occupational health, or workplace health and safety (WHS), is a multidisciplinary field concerned with the safety, health, and welfare of people at work. (wikipedia.org)
  • environmental health
  • The general objective of the regional initiative is to effectively deal with the environmental-health problems within countries and among themselves by increasing the capacity of Southeast and East Asian countries in environmental-health management. (wikipedia.org)
  • new departments in Epidemiology and Environmental Health (originally Toxicology and Environmental Hygiene) were founded. (wikipedia.org)
  • Later several environmental health projects mostly funded by the European Commission added to international understanding of toxic dioxins in food, and outdoor fine particulate matter as well as health problems due to indoor air. (wikipedia.org)
  • Minister
  • This claim emerged in a critique of the health component of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's budget speech this February by the widely respected NGOs, Section 27 and the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC). (scielo.org.za)
  • The Department is led by the Minister for Health who is assisted by three Ministers of State. (wikipedia.org)
  • infrastructure
  • Since its establishment, MCIT-in partnership with other government bodies, non-governmental organizations and the private sector-has worked to develop the foundational infrastructure and framework for an information society in Egypt. (wikipedia.org)
  • Adopting
  • Adopting a Delphi approach also demonstrates the values of the method as a pre-test (before the clinical run) of the components and requirements of a discharge planning system taking into account of the local context and system constraints, which would lead to improvements to its applicability and practicability. (springer.com)
  • epidemiology
  • In epidemiology and health promotion so called North Karelia Project led by Pekka Puska produced internationally well-known results in preventing cardiovascular diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Joint ILO/WHO Committee on Occupational Health Those in the field of occupational health come from a wide range of disciplines and professions including medicine, psychology, epidemiology, physiotherapy and rehabilitation, occupational therapy, occupational medicine, human factors and ergonomics, and many others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Secretary
  • To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many places there were in the special hospitals at (a) Ashworth, (b) Broadmoor and (c) Rampton (i) in 1996 97 and (ii) at the latest date for which figures are available. (parliament.uk)
  • To ask the Secretary of State for Health when he expects the arrangements to be in place for NHS patients to travel abroad for their operations when they live outside a pilot site. (parliament.uk)
  • It removed responsibility for the health of citizens from the Secretary of State for Health, which the post had carried since the inception of the NHS in 1948. (wikipedia.org)
  • The proposals are primarily the result of policies of the then Secretary of State for Health, Andrew Lansley. (wikipedia.org)
  • programs
  • 2. There is a wide spectrum in the type of consumer assistance or ombudsman programs available to people with complaints about health insurance. (hhs.gov)
  • Programs to redress inequities in Indigenous infant and child health require sensitive and focused strategies in order to succeed. (mja.com.au)
  • One of the most important elements required is the meaningful involvement of Indigenous people in programs that affect their own health and wellbeing. (mja.com.au)
  • Top quality research at KTL included early work on interferons by Kari Cantell, research on several bacterial vaccines by Pirjo Mäkelä's group, and collaboration with the World Health Organisation to promote vaccination programs in developing countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most important funding agencies included the Academy of Finland, National Institutes of Health (USA), and the Framework Programs of the European Commission. (wikipedia.org)
  • The goals of occupational safety and health programs include to foster a safe and healthy work environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The ministry directly runs several federal health programs nationwide: National AIDS Control Program (NACP) was established in 1986-87. (wikipedia.org)
  • Promotion
  • Without economic growth (essential to poverty reduction and improving the quality of life), protection of the environment and promotion of health will also fail. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health has been defined as It contrasts, for example, with the promotion of health and safety at work, which is concerned with preventing harm from any incidental hazards, arising in the workplace. (wikipedia.org)
  • guidance
  • In addition to this an interim implementation guide was published in 2010 and then every two years in order to provide additional guidance as the project matures. (wikipedia.org)
  • coordinate
  • The aim of the document is that when a health incident occurs, all appropriate organisations will coordinate and minimise the effect of the incident on the nation. (wikipedia.org)
  • improve
  • Congratulations and thank you to the members of the Task Force and the Committees for their hard work and commitment to improve the public's health in North Carolina. (ncdcr.gov)
  • strategies
  • The International Union for Conservation of Nature also create similar documents, Species Action Plans, which are used to outline the conservation strategies of species, normally between set dates. (wikipedia.org)
  • This method helps to set policies around population health as well as intervention strategies which are then used to respond to the needs of a population. (wikipedia.org)
  • centers
  • At the local centers, trained nurses interview the participants to gather information regarding their demographic and socioeconomic characteristics, complications related to the current gestation period, health behaviors and environmental factors. (springer.com)
  • action
  • Denmark's National Telemedicine Action Plan To Be Built On Continua Health Alliance Design Guidelines For Personal Connected Heal. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Specifically the Action Plan for Telemedicine will establish referenc. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Specifically, the Action Plan for Telemedicine will establish reference architectures and national standards for health IT in Denmark, in areas including the secure collection, transmission and storage of personal health data from patients' homes, sharing medical documents and images, and the management of health records, medical appointments and other related information. (bio-medicine.org)
  • A National Plan of Action would have an important function to ensure states and territories meet international obligations. (wikipedia.org)