• peoples
  • Its goals are to obtain self-determination of peoples, defense and guarantee of indigenous lands, recovery of appreciation of indigenous culture, support for economic and social subsistence, and coordination with local and regional organizations. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1989, the Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention, 1989 (C169) was written with the purpose of revising it. (wikipedia.org)
  • The convention maintains that indigenous and tribal peoples shall enjoy human rights and freedoms without discrimination, including gender discrimination. (wikipedia.org)
  • Centers
  • The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has issued a request for information on potential contractors that can help the agency update and maintain a web-based data system that support. (executivebiz.com)
  • 1985
  • In 1985, the abortion law passed in Ghana allowed for legal and safe abortion by a qualified medical practitioner for pregnancies that resulted from rape or incest, if the pregnancy threatens the life of the woman or her physical or mental health, or if there is substantial risk that the fetus would suffer from a serious physical anomaly or devastating disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nutrition
  • He co-authored Let's Go Turkey in 2001 before joining the World Bank Group's Health Nutrition and Population section in Washington DC. (wikipedia.org)
  • Knowledge about nutrition in Ghana is obtained through formal education, community health services, friends and families, cultural practices, traditions, and beliefs of the community. (wikipedia.org)
  • While these programs have been expected to show and have shown positive impacts on nutrition and health, food security, particularly as it relates to obesity and malnutrition, still remains a relevant public health problem. (wikipedia.org)
  • To address the complex situation regarding food security and for planning future programs, it is crucial to understand the evolution of nutrition and related health issues in regards to social, economic, and market changes. (wikipedia.org)
  • support
  • Medical teams also provide mobile health services and nutritional support to those in need in remote rural areas. (asiantribune.com)
  • No software component of the service is located at the clinics so, there is no need to provide any support at the actual clinics, other than basic PC maintenance. (ac3.com.au)
  • ManTech International has received a potential $20 million subcontract from Liberty IT Solutions to provide support services to the Department of Veterans Affairs' Office of Informatio. (executivebiz.com)
  • He was Minister for Business and Economic Development, Minister for Regional Development, Minister for Defence Support, Minister for Sport and Recreation, Minister for Essential Services, Minister for Health, Minister for Mines and Energy, Minister for Primary Industries and Fisheries and Minister for Children and Families. (wikipedia.org)
  • culturally sensitive
  • The Health InfoNet respects such culturally sensitive issues, but, for technical reasons, it has not been possible to provide materials in a way that prevents access by a person of the other gender. (edu.au)
  • program
  • Kevadiya has chosen ORBCOMM to deliver asset tracking and monitoring devices and satellite and cellular communications services for a Department of Veterans Affairs-run program that offers t. (executivebiz.com)
  • Darwin
  • The overarching design of the service was carried out by Darwin-based Convergence e-Business Solutions. (ac3.com.au)
  • He also holds a Diploma in obstetrics and gynaecology from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, as well as a Master of Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government of Harvard University, a Master of Public Policy from Charles Darwin University and a Master of Philosophy in Public Health from the University of Sydney. (wikipedia.org)
  • created in 1978
  • The Cree Health Board was created in 1978 in the wake of the signing of the James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement between the Quebec Cree and the Government of Quebec in 1975. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • A mobile health service for isolated areas in the Peel region of Western Australia (WA) has been developed as a joint initiative of the Peel Health Foundation, GP Down South and the South Metropolitan Area Health Service. (edu.au)
  • With such a vast and remote area to cover, reliable communications and secure access to medical health records at all clinics was critical to the delivery of an accessible, quality health service for the Aboriginal communities. (ac3.com.au)
  • However, owing partly to his name recognition (Prime's service area covered most of the electorate), Andren won the seat after Labor's preferences flowed overwhelmingly to him, taking 63 percent of the two-candidate vote. (wikipedia.org)
  • infrastructure
  • citation needed] Despite these hiccups, he was widely seen to be an effective minister, and was subsequently appointed to three additional portfolios-Transport, Infrastructure and Essential Services in a reshuffle on 16 November. (wikipedia.org)
  • The North region is the most industrialized, has a high per capital income and infrastructure, close relations with the border states of the United States, and adequate access to basic and health services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Organizations
  • The Federation of Indigenous Organizations of the Upper Rio Negro (FOIRN) was created in 1987, with headquarters in São Gabriel da Cachoeira. (wikipedia.org)
  • Yellowtail served on many national health organizations and received many honors for her work, including the President's Award for Outstanding Nursing Health Care in 1962 and being honored in 1978 as the "Grandmother of American Indian Nurses" by the American Indian Nurses Association. (wikipedia.org)
  • Physical
  • While physical mail comes in once a week, the AC3-hosted system enables health workers to receive pathology data electronically, lodge Medicare claims online and provide value-added patient health care. (ac3.com.au)
  • care
  • Local sources confirmed that there never were any governmental health care facilities in many remote villages. (asiantribune.com)
  • The new health system has improved clinical quality and safety and provides health workers with the opportunity to value-add to patient health care around prevention, early intervention and opportunistic and planned care. (ac3.com.au)
  • In most communities, maternal-child health services coexist with traditional indigenous health care, and pregnant women in these rural areas may choose between modern medicine, herbalists, diviners, and spiritualists for care. (wikipedia.org)
  • The majority of women believe that antenatal care from a health professional is necessary to determine that their pregnancy is normal, to see that the fetus is well-positioned, to learn about when they were expected to deliver, to obtain a tetanus immunization, for the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses during pregnancy, and nutritional advice. (wikipedia.org)
  • The barriers to seeking antenatal care include travel time and distance from health care facilities, the high cost, and the inconvenient hours of operations of the clinics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Outcomes
  • It has been associated with negative impacts on human development such as increased poverty and inequality and with adverse health outcomes such as increased risk of being obese. (wikipedia.org)
  • access
  • The intention is to bring these villagers to the relief camps by denying them access to health facilities, water and nutritious food. (asiantribune.com)
  • Its employees, Aboriginal health workers, nurses and medical officers, require 24/7 access to highly-confidential patient and medical data that must be kept secure. (ac3.com.au)
  • This provides health workers with access to patient information from any of Nganampa Health Council's clinics. (ac3.com.au)
  • The Nganampa Health clinics access the centrally hosted service via NetLeverage's ThinPoint. (ac3.com.au)
  • Our medical officers are frequently responsible for two to three clinics and now they can access patient records from any clinic," said David Busuttil, Corporate Services Manager, Nganampa Health Council. (ac3.com.au)
  • This paper explores Indigenous people's access to eye health services at a community level. (apo.org.au)
  • The South region is the least developed, has the largest rural and indigenous population in Mexico, and limited access to basic and health services. (wikipedia.org)
  • foundations
  • In 1901 the Evangelical Union was established in the Philippines to co-ordinate activities amongst the Protestant denominations and lay the foundations for an indigenous religious movement. (wikipedia.org)
  • AITHM's research builds on these strong epidemiological and public health foundations. (wikipedia.org)
  • government's
  • She joined fellow Southern suburbs MPs Nat Cook and Chris Picton to oppose the government's proposed changes to emergency department services at the Noarlunga Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • He rebelled against the government's assimilation policies during his school years, and then joined the campaign for indigenous land rights. (wikipedia.org)
  • Labor
  • From the mid-17th century there was a growing shortage of indigenous labor in the lower Amazon, in part due to smallpox epidemics, and settlers began raiding the upper Amazon and the Rio Negro to capture slaves, massacring those who resisted. (wikipedia.org)
  • infectious diseases
  • Thus, health problems such as infectious diseases and undernutrition are especially prevalent. (wikipedia.org)
  • AITHM's key research areas include: Infectious diseases and public health research: Surveillance, diagnostics and epidemiology (including multi-drug resistant tuberculosis, and novel, emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases). (wikipedia.org)
  • tribal
  • She served on an advisory committee for the Division of Indian Health (DIH) to assist sanitation engineers in relaying to tribal members the importance of hygiene and sanitation in combating disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • The government itself is not present in these villages and is not providing any medical health services. (asiantribune.com)
  • As K.R. Pisda stated, the Chhattisgarh police informed him that MSF is supplying the Maoists injured in police encounters with medical services. (asiantribune.com)
  • A centrally-hosted, single repository for all Nganampa Health Council's medical records was key to the initiative's success. (ac3.com.au)
  • I might add that one of the world's foremost authorities on the social determinants of health is a medical doctor. (crikey.com.au)
  • Sir Michael Marmot is a former President of the British Medical Association - my counterpart - and between 2005 and 2008 he was Chair of the World Health Organisation Commission on the Social Determinants of Health. (crikey.com.au)
  • After his death, the Orange Aboriginal Medical Service set up a $5,000 medical scholarship named in Andren's honour. (wikipedia.org)
  • organisation
  • In fact, it was his World Health Organisation Commission that, in 2008, released a major report calling on governments to take action to reduce health inequities by addressing the social determinants of health. (crikey.com.au)
  • noting that these standards [of this convention] have been framed with the co-operation of the United Nations, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation and the World Health Organisation, at appropriate levels and in their respective fields, and that it is proposed to seek their continuing co-operation in promoting and securing the application of these standards. (wikipedia.org)
  • social
  • In a speech to a Social Determinants of Health Alliance forum in Sydney yesterday, he noted that income inequality is increasing in Australia, as in many other countries. (crikey.com.au)
  • Some of you might wonder why the head of the AMA is here to talk about the social determinants of health. (crikey.com.au)
  • The third principle was measuring the problem, evaluating action, expanding the knowledge base, developing the workforce, and raising public awareness about the social determinants of health. (crikey.com.au)
  • These core principles are a sound basis for taking action on the social determinants of health. (crikey.com.au)
  • The National Justice Project (NJP) is a not for profit legal service established to promote human rights, social justice and to fight against disadvantage and discrimination in Australia through strategic legal action, effective advocacy and communication. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wesley Ellsworth Culver had a strong commitment to humanitarian service and promoting peace and social justice in the United States and around the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • however, among those who received 2 or more of these services, there were functional improvements in hearing over time. (aihw.gov.au)
  • Later she did home health nursing among the Chippewa of Minnesota, before returning to the Crow reservation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Public Health
  • Vatskalis was born in Greece, and studied public health in Athens. (wikipedia.org)
  • The public health implications of such metallic contaminants in India are unknown. (wikipedia.org)
  • He has worked in public health, economics, ophthalmology. (wikipedia.org)
  • As part of a Master of Philosophy in Public Health, he was the principal researcher in evaluating single dose azithromycin for mass treatment of trachoma. (wikipedia.org)
  • The CBHSSJB has a Public Health Department with the mandate of preventing disease and protecting, measuring and promoting the health of the population. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is achieved through biomedical, molecular, genomic, epidemiological, entomological and health systems research that is undertaken within an integrated public health framework. (wikipedia.org)