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  • 2000
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • gaps
  • 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)
  • When recovery plans are carried out well, they do not simply act as stop gaps to prevent extinction, but can restore species to a state of health so they are self-sustaining. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite Australia's ratification of the CRC in 1990, Australia has yet to effectively incorporate human rights into policy and legislative framework to benefit children and there are unacceptable gaps in the legal protection of children's rights. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1946
  • 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)
  • services
  • In the health sector FM department must be innovative in utilising IT technology to deliver value-for-money services. (bl.uk)
  • In Contributing Lives, Thriving Communities - its national review of mental health programmes and services - The Commission called for building further capacity in social and emotional wellbeing teams within Aboriginal community controlled health services. (mentalhealthcommission.gov.au)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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 FNHA plans, designs, manages and funds the delivery of First Nations health programs and services in BC. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • On October 1, 2013 the FNHA completed the second phase transfer of federal programs and services from Health Canada. (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 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • care
  • Nanotechnology is considered a general use or enabling technology because it has applications that span science and engineering fields, in areas as diverse as health care, energy storage, agriculture, water purification, computing, and security. (thehastingscenter.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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 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)
  • Indigenous
  • In doing so, it recommended this plan be implemented together with a dedicated Indigenous mental health plan based on the renewed National Strategic Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health and Social and Emotional Wellbeing. (mentalhealthcommission.gov.au)
  • Awareness of a serious Indigenous health problem in Australia did not emerge until the 1960s and 1970s. (mja.com.au)
  • Despite these improvements, standards of health and rates of disease, morbidity and mortality continue to be much worse among Indigenous Australians than in the rest of the population. (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)
  • One of the most disturbing trends in Indigenous health to emerge over recent decades has been the rapid and apparently relentless upsurge in so-called "lifestyle" diseases and their complications and comorbidities. (mja.com.au)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • It also provides two concrete examples of health promotion programs to illustrate such application. (evaluationcanada.ca)
  • 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)
  • The following programs were transferred to provincial health departments in 2011. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • approach
  • A guiding framework and approach for implementation research in substance use disorders treatment. (springer.com)
  • The theory-driven approach can ensure that crucial components and steps are systematically incorporated into the program plan. (evaluationcanada.ca)
  • This paper reports on the methodology of Delphi approach and findings of the second stage on pre-testing the framework developed so as to validate and attest to its applicability and practicability in which consensus was sought on the key components of discharge planning. (springer.com)
  • 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)
  • We analysed the quantitative data using descriptive statistics and the qualitative data using a Framework approach. (beds.ac.uk)
  • distinct
  • 1. Do you get involved when your employees have a specific complaint about a health plan, as distinct from general information inquiries about benefit coverage or eligibility? (hhs.gov)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • establish
  • 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)
  • By April 2012 it proposed to: establish the independent NHS Commissioning Board establish new local authority health and well-being boards develop Monitor as an economic regulator. (wikipedia.org)
  • Workers
  • In reality, 62 % committees monitored community health workers, 6.5 % checked sub-centres and 2.4 % monitored drug availability with community health workers. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Community health and nutrition workers acted as conveners and record keepers. (beds.ac.uk)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Promotion
  • For health educators, practitioners, or anyone interested in issues relating to health education/promotion/planning. (abebooks.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Ministry
  • Directorate of Malaria Control is a separate cell in ministry to co-ordinate country-wide efforts for implementation of Roll Back Malaria initiative for 50% reduction in the malaria burden in Pakistan by the year 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • The health service currently reaches about 72% of the population and The Federal Ministry of Health aims to reach 85% of the population by 2009 through the Health Extension Program (HEP) . (wikipedia.org)
  • Goals
  • These terms also refer to the goals of this field, so their use in the sense of this article was originally an abbreviation of occupational safety and health program/department etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • Action
  • Denmark's National Telemedicine Action Plan To Be Built On Continua Health Alliance Design Guidelines For Personal Connected Heal. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Are village health sanitation and nutrition committees fulfilling their roles for decentralised health planning and action? (beds.ac.uk)
  • Our study examined VHSNCs as enablers of participatory action for community health in two rural districts in two states of eastern India - West Singhbhum in Jharkhand and Kendujhar, in Odisha. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Our study suggests that VHSNCs perform few of their specified functions for decentralized planning and action. (beds.ac.uk)
  • A National Plan of Action would have an important function to ensure states and territories meet international obligations. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • This thesis introduces a Strategic System Planning framework for FM (SSPfFM) in the health sector to capture the strategic information on FM that facilitates the implementation of strategic FM. (bl.uk)
  • The Framework incorporates two key underlying principles of the Triple P system: minimal sufficiency and self-regulation. (springer.com)
  • This study is a 3-staged process to develop, pretest and pilot a framework for an effective discharge planning system in Hong Kong. (springer.com)
  • Key challenges included irregular meetings, members' limited understanding of their roles and responsibilities, restrictions on planning and fund utilisation, and weak linkages with the broader health system. (beds.ac.uk)
  • If VHSNCs are to be instrumental in improving community health, sanitation and nutrition, they need education, mobilisation and monitoring for formal links with the wider health system. (beds.ac.uk)
  • The Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) is being built by the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) on the basis of a 10-Year Implementation Plan running from 2005 to 2015. (wikipedia.org)
  • support
  • The recovery plan is a document which specifies what research and management actions are necessary to support recovery, but does not itself commit manpower or funds. (wikipedia.org)
  • Awareness
  • Awareness of these problems among health professionals and the wider community began to emerge only in the late 1960s and early 1970s. (mja.com.au)
  • Their work focused largely on strengthening village sanitation, conducting health awareness activities, and supporting medical treatment for ill or malnourished children and pregnant mothers. (beds.ac.uk)
  • Mental
  • At this time, there are a number of critical indicators for which measures are not currently available, including in mental health. (mentalhealthcommission.gov.au)
  • Health has been defined as "a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. (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)
  • organisations
  • 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)
  • research
  • Lessons learned from the application of these principles and the implementation process are discussed, along with directions for future research. (springer.com)
  • The research and regulation of occupational safety and health are a relatively recent phenomenon. (wikipedia.org)
  • community
  • Now in its second edition, Community as Partner is a valuable resource for students, community nurses and other health professionals. (ebay.com.au)
  • In India, Village Health Sanitation and Nutrition Committees (VHSNCs) are participatory community health forums, but there is little information about their composition, functioning and effectiveness. (beds.ac.uk)
  • The principle of health security defined in the NHSS is built on the principle of community resilience. (wikipedia.org)
  • data
  • 4. Grievances (internal complaints received by health insurance plans) are a potentially rich data source in examining the implementation of patient protections. (hhs.gov)
  • In contrast, a personal health record (PHR) is an electronic application for recording personal medical data that the individual patient controls and may make available to health providers. (wikipedia.org)
  • climate change
  • Building on this firm foundation, the United States and the ROK advanced our partnership into New Frontiers of Cooperation - issues of increasing importance in the 21st century - such as cyber, space, climate change, and global health. (archives.gov)
  • 2017
  • On December 4, 2017, a working group meeting with US experts in the framework of the UP-9 project "The spread of African swine fever virus (ASFV) in domestic pigs and wild boar in Ukraine - Building capacity for insight into the transmission of ASFV through characterization of virus isolates by genome sequencing and phylogenetic analysis" was held at the IVM NAAS. (kiev.ua)
  • Assessment
  • In the study of health and quality of life in attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), it is of paramount importance to include assessment of functioning. (springer.com)
  • The DQIP measures were specified for use in the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measure established by NCQA and subsequently widely adopted for performance assessment in commercial, Medicare, and Medicaid health plans. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • while actual operational activities extend to economic and development planning, demography, economic surveys, assessment of the socio-economic impacts of natural disasters, data collection and analysis, training, and assistance with the management of national economies. (docplayer.net)
  • Although his work is often neglected in the history of health care assessment, Codman's work anticipated contemporary approaches to quality monitoring and assurance, establishing accountability, and allocating and managing resources efficiently. (wikipedia.org)
  • Care
  • The U.S. health care system is nearing a tipping point in the use of more sophisticated EHR-based information systems, and widespread use of these systems will usher in a new era for diabetes quality measurement. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • This report provides an up-to-date picture of health inequalities within Health and Social Care (HSC) Trusts and Local Government Districts (LGDs) in relation to area differences in morbidity, mortality, utilisation and access to health and social services. (thehealthwell.info)
  • Practising nurses are of the view that patients should be involved in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of care in keeping with nursing's philosophy of provide holistic or patient-centred care. (edu.au)
  • The name indicates that HL7 focuses on application layer protocols for the health care domain, independent of lower layers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ratanawongsa N, Handley MA, Quan J, Sarkar U, Pfeifer K, Soria C, et al, Quasi-experimental trial of diabetes Self-Management Automated and Real-Time Telephonic Support (SMARTSteps) in a Medicaid managed care plan: study protocol. (wikipedia.org)
  • Her methodical approach, as well as the emphasis on uniformity and comparability of the results of health care, is recognised as one of the earliest programs of outcomes management. (wikipedia.org)
  • impacts
  • At the Earth Summit 2002 on sustainable development, the international community agreed on the goal of ensuring that, by the year 2020, chemicals will be produced and used in ways that minimize significant adverse impacts on human health and the environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • provides
  • The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) provides a comprehensive, universally accepted framework for the description of functioning in relation to health conditions. (springer.com)
  • This report provides latest available estimates of the prevalence of depression and other common mental disorders at the global and regional level, together with data concerning the consequences of these disorders in terms of lost health. (thehealthwell.info)
  • operational
  • The United States and the ROK continue to modernize the Alliance by ensuring we field the best combined capabilities, collaborate on innovative, combined, and effective operational plans, and train and equip our personnel to the highest levels of combined readiness. (archives.gov)
  • Healthcare
  • HL7 is an international community of healthcare subject matter experts and information scientists collaborating to create a framework (and related standards) for the exchange, integration, sharing, and retrieval of electronic health information. (wikipedia.org)
  • general
  • In addition, the general definition of a mental disorder must be met, which includes individual suffering or injury, threat to one's own or others' health, or limitations to the individual's capacities. (springer.com)
  • The NAP was along with the Awami League expected to easily win the 1959 planned general elections. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • Our work focuses on the issues of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), child marriage, and other forms of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) that impact on the health, dignity and well being of African women and girls. (forwarduk.org.uk)
  • This is the mode where ideas become detailed plans (with milestones and timelines) that are likely to work in the coachee's context because it integrates complexities. (blogspot.fr)
  • level
  • The Diabetes Quality Improvement Program (DQIP) groups specified a set of eight process and outcomes measures that were measured at the individual patient level and aggregated across the patient samples of health plans, physicians, or other units. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Other health plans and some government agencies, such as the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) and CMS, also adopted the core measure set for use at physician or group practice level. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • The HL7 community is organized in the form of a global organization (Health Level Seven International, Inc.) and country-specific affiliate organizations: Health Level Seven International, Inc. (HL7) is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (wikipedia.org)
  • The name "Health Level-7" is a reference to the seventh layer of the ISO OSI Reference model also known as the application layer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stepped-wedge cluster randomised controlled trials: a generic framework including parallel and multiple-level designs. (wikipedia.org)
  • global
  • In the lead-up to World Health Day on 7 April, which this year will focus on this increasingly important issue, WHO is releasing today a new global report on health estimates on depression. (thehealthwell.info)
  • issues
  • There are serious health risks to those living in fuel poverty, as not being able to heat your home properly means cold and damp can contribute to respiratory illnesses, hypothermia and issues affecting vulnerable people who already have underlying health conditions. (thehealthwell.info)
  • A diverse range of groups have raised issues, such as People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), over the welfare of animals, governmental and social agencies over health issues and compliance with nutritional labeling laws, and unions and trade groups over labor relations and laws. (wikipedia.org)
  • skills
  • The research has measured the state of the nation's food and cooking skills and has found men and young adults had lower levels of confidence and used less food and cooking skills like planning, cooking in batches or using up leftovers. (thehealthwell.info)
  • China has made progress in a relatively short time period, but weak application software and a scarcity of implementation skills delay further progress. (wikipedia.org)
  • procedures
  • On June 28, 2001, Burger King entered into an agreement with the group and established a contractual framework that defined procedures to ensure that its suppliers were conforming to the agreed-upon standards of animal welfare. (wikipedia.org)
  • international
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) International Classification of Diseases (ICD-10) [ 5 ] defines ADHD (F90.0) along the three behavioral domains of inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. (springer.com)
  • Energy
  • There is also an intense criticism about the unequal distribution of energy, the irresponsible usage of energy sources, and the country's new plan which is aimed to raise country's dependence on imported oil for power generation to 50% by 2030. (wikipedia.org)