• physician
  • As vet advocacy groups have cautioned for months, the Choice Card is not a golden key to unlimited health care from any physician or facility a veteran might choose, despite what some lawmakers touted last summer while making it the featured item of the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014. (swoknews.com)
  • At the change of Algeria's independence in 1962, The Algerian health care system was very minor consisting of 1 physician per 33,000 people, estimated 300 doctors in all and one trained paramedic per 40,000 people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical assistants perform routine clinical and administrative duties under the direct supervision of a physician or other health care professional. (wikipedia.org)
  • maternal
  • The consequences arising from lack of skilled birth attendance are usually fatal [ 8 - 10 ], with both maternal and neonatal mortality increasing among women delivering outside formal health care systems. (biomedcentral.com)
  • hospital
  • At another facility staffed by MCC personnel, the Hudson River State Hospital in Poughkeepsie, New York, Willard Linscheid reported that he was assigned to a ward of 110 to 120 patients, with just one male nurse and one other attendant on duty. (emu.edu)
  • For about two hours one day last month, workers at Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Kenmore Mercy Hospital and Sisters of Charity Hospital St. Joseph Campus - who have worked without a contract for as long as 10 months - marched with a custom-made, inflatable "fat cat," clutching a nurse by the neck, outside the Catholic Health System's headquarters. (buffalonews.com)
  • 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)
  • University Health System is the public district hospital for the San Antonio, Texas, USA metropolitan area. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the primary teaching hospital for the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, University Hospital is a regional Level I Trauma Center and a leader in Organ Transplantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • University Hospital will dramatically increase in size with a $778 million expansion and renovation designed by the Dallas office of Perkins + Will. (wikipedia.org)
  • Established in 1954 as Doctors' Hospital, the hospital moved to its current location in 1961 and has 143 licensed beds at its 243,000-square-foot (22,600 m2) facility. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1954, Hutchinson was purchased by eight doctors who turned the hospital into a non-profit facility and changed the name to Doctors' Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • In November 2008, the hospital announced plans for the next 20 years that included an expansion that would nearly double the size of the facility. (wikipedia.org)
  • practices
  • The central HIT team must distribute the information that they've learned throughout the health care facility, so that all staff can successfully use the HIT solutions according to best practices. (uic.edu)
  • The discovery of unexpected consistency in processes and practices among geographically diverse facilities repeated itself in the emergency department effort. (catholichealthinitiatives.org)
  • grown
  • These expenditures stagnated or declined during the 1998-2000 war with Eritrea, but in the years since, outlays for health have grown steadily. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Instructional programs include courses in business and medical communications, medical terminology, principles of health care operations, public relations and interpersonal communications, software applications, record-keeping and filing systems, scheduling and meeting planning, policies and regulations, and professional standards and ethics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Saint Thomas Chest Pain Network has extended the model to include different size facilities to provide treatment closest to the patient's home. (wikipedia.org)
  • community
  • The new facility will house a gym and health club facility with an Olympic-size swimming pool available to the community. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quantitative data were collected on socio-demographic and economic characteristics, pregnancy and delivery history, and community and health facility factors associated with utilization of motorcycle ambulances using semi-structured questionnaires. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Qualitative findings indicated that community members were aware of what motorcycle ambulances were meant for and appreciated their role in taking pregnant women to health facilities. (biomedcentral.com)
  • But those regulations have prompted those in health care industry to think outside the box and partner with other providers and the community at large. (wilmingtonbiz.com)
  • This region is blessed to be served by a medical staff whose size and range of specialties far exceed what you would expect for a community this size. (wilmingtonbiz.com)
  • organization
  • We're asking Catholic Health Initiatives and market-based organization employees to help in this process by participating in affinity groups - groups of people with a common area of expertise - to evaluate, define and develop data standards in their areas. (catholichealthinitiatives.org)
  • clinical
  • A medical laboratory or clinical laboratory is a laboratory where tests are done on biological specimens in order to get information about the health of a patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • Standardizing or normalizing data across Catholic Health Initiatives will better enable us to conduct benchmarking activities, share knowledge with each other, track quality performance and address regulatory requirements," said Rick Turner, MD, vice president of clinical information management for Catholic Health Initiatives. (catholichealthinitiatives.org)
  • Clinical Documentation While Catholic Health Initiatives' facilities are widespread and diverse in size, they all perform clinical documentation. (catholichealthinitiatives.org)
  • All of our health care facilities ask questions of patients in order to register them and assess them," said Ann Shepard, RN, director of clinical information management for Catholic Health Initiatives. (catholichealthinitiatives.org)
  • patients
  • To be approved, they must treat Medicare patients and accept Medicare rates or work at a Department of Defense or Indian Health Service facility or in a federally qualified health center. (swoknews.com)
  • As I encountered the deplorable conditions on the mental health wards - unsanitary filth, patients tied to chairs, in straight jackets, locked in dingy rooms, and sometimes beaten by previous attendants - I became aware that this was an issue of justice. (emu.edu)
  • The SWPE calculation is determined by analysis of the patients that attend that facility. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical assistant job responsibilities vary depending on the nature and size of the health care facility where the individual works, but typically involve multiple administrative duties such as scheduling appointments, handling private medical documents, and assisting patients with the admissions process. (wikipedia.org)
  • The model adjusted for body size via allometric scaling, accounted for clearance autoinduction, and detected an increase in bioavailability (+14%) for the patients in the continuation phase. (jove.com)
  • fund
  • He serves on the boards of the New York City Global Partners, the Children's Health Fund, the Association to Benefit Children and the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund. (wikipedia.org)
  • provides
  • See also the recent review paper, which provides a comprehensive classification of health facilities from the location analysis perspective. (wikipedia.org)
  • This article provides a brief overview of the health systems of the world, sorted by continent. (wikipedia.org)
  • The government provides universal health care. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Saint Thomas Health Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery Program provides a variety of weight loss procedures to assist in the treatment of morbid obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, arthritis, asthma, acid reflux, infertility and high cholesterol. (wikipedia.org)
  • primary
  • Shannon Hall, named after Ohio's first native born governor, Wilson Shannon, is the primary educational facility on the campus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Data
  • Specializes in custom digital dictation solutions, including HIPAA compliant transmission of all data, electronic health record interfacing and on-site training and setup. (dmoztools.net)
  • While the group agreed on specific pieces of data that must be captured, there is the opportunity for individual facilities to add elements that meet their specific needs. (catholichealthinitiatives.org)
  • exposure
  • Exposure to environmental toxins is a 21st century global health problem that is often the result of dietary intake. (jove.com)
  • among
  • This was a cross-sectional, mixed-methods study conducted among 391 women who delivered at four health facilities supplied with motorcycle ambulances in Mbale district, eastern Uganda, between April and May 2014. (biomedcentral.com)
  • country
  • Approximately 3,000 of these COs were assigned to some 40 mental health institutions across the country, filling a desperate need for staff after conscription for soldiers and budget cuts necessitated by the war. (emu.edu)
  • Wilmington is becoming a stronger health care leader in the state and across the country. (wilmingtonbiz.com)
  • education
  • Researchers at the Overseas Development Institute have identified the high prioritisation of health and education both within the government and amongst Eritreans at home and abroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ohio University Eastern comprises two facilities: Shannon Hall and the Health and Physical Education Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Health and Physical Education Center (completed in 1997) is an athletic facility located between Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Columbus, Ohio. (wikipedia.org)
  • A health education center opened in 2000, along with a $10 million renovation to the surgical department. (wikipedia.org)
  • government
  • In Australia the workload of a health facility is used to determine the level of government funding provided to that facility. (wikipedia.org)
  • They must navigate complicated regulations, engage in sometimes-testy negotiations with labor unions and withstand growing financial pressures as government and commercial payers seek to rein in health care spending. (buffalonews.com)
  • The Algerian government is dedicating increased funds into increasing the amount of resources that the health care sector needs to develop their new facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2001, the most recent year for which figures are available, the Eritrean government spent 5.7 percent of gross domestic product on national health accounts. (wikipedia.org)
  • insurance
  • The card itself is similar to most health insurance cards, with the holder's name shown and a number to call to verify eligibility for outside care. (swoknews.com)
  • high
  • Al-Iman School uses the facility, that has a stage and pillars, for display of exhibits during the science fair, Heritage Day, and for graduation from kindergarten, sixth grade, eighth grade, and high school. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although there is a high coverage of SP IPTp and discount vouchers for ITNs, timely uptake and therefore optimal protection time depended on early antenatal booking, the availability of (SP IPTp) and discount voucher at the health facility. (biomedcentral.com)
  • work
  • Involving staff members with health care informatics qualifications is also a good idea, since these professionals have an understanding of the way technology and health care can work together. (uic.edu)
  • million
  • Candace S. Johnson, the top executive at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, will earn slightly more than $1 million this year, about the same amount Jody L. Lomeo of Kaleida Health was paid in 2014. (buffalonews.com)