• Ministry of Hea
  • The Ministry is created from the former Ministry of Health and National Population and Family Planning Commission. (wikipedia.org)
  • http://www.casy.org/Chindoc/mohprofile.htm National Health and Family Planning Commission National Health and Family Planning Commission (in Chinese) Ministry of Health The State Council Ministry of Health (in Chinese) "Critical health literacy: a case study from China in schistosomiasis control" "Children's Health and Care" in China. (wikipedia.org)
  • Relationship with China's Ministry of Health and the Chinese Nursing Association" in the University of Michigan. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Laos, the Ministry of Health partnered with CapacityPlus and the WHO to apply the Rapid Retention Survey Toolkit (developed by CapacityPlus using the WHO recommendations) and iHRIS Retain costing software to assess which of the recommendations would be most effective in the Laotian context and subsequently inform a new national policy for recruiting and retaining health workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Abia State Ministry of Health is the ministerial body of the Abia State Government charged with the responsibility of implementing government policy on health by providing information, raising health awareness and education, ensuring the accessibility of health services, and monitoring the quality of health services provided to citizens and visitors in Abia State. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health Promotion Board Health Sciences Authority Singapore Medical Council Healthcare in Singapore National Organ Transplant Unit "Head O: Ministry of Health" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • Head O: Ministry of Health" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • populations
  • In recent urban health studies, an increased focus has been directed to evaluating the accessibility of urban resources, either for individuals or for populations living in residential areas. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Describe the change in functional health status for different populations and groups of clients. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The views presented in this report are those of the Institute of Medicine Committee on Communication for Behavior Change in the 21st Century: Improving the Health of Diverse Populations and are not necessarily those of the funding agencies. (nap.edu)
  • Speaking of health : assessing health communication strategies for diverse populations / Committee on Communication for Behavior Change in the 21st Century: Improving the Health of Diverse Populations, Board on Neuroscience and Behavioral Health, Institute of Medicine. (nap.edu)
  • It is essential for public health organizations to monitor and evaluate the health status of populations in order to identify trends and to target health resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • Specifically, public health organizations can monitor and evaluate the health status of their populations by creating a disease reporting system, community health profiles, and health surveys. (wikipedia.org)
  • CapacityPlus also partnered with the International Finance Corporation, the World Bank, and the Global Health Workforce Alliance in an exploration of innovative solutions for the financing of education to increase the number of health workers available to provide care to growing populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • In November 2013 further proposals to reduce services in Redditch were opposed by Redditch, Bromsgrove and Stratford councils who claimed "The removal of services from Redditch will leave what is already a vulnerable society, with the worst accessibility to health services in the region, and will introduce substantial inequalities with the populations of Redditch, Bromsgrove, Studley, Alcester and neighbouring areas being significantly worse off than all other areas in Worcestershire. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1998
  • This analysis uses the 1998 National Health Interview Survey to estimate the number of Americans who name the ED as their usual source of care, and compares their characteristics with those who have a usual source of care other than the ED. Poverty, lack of insurance, younger age, male gender, and minority race or ethnicity predicted identifying the ED as the usual source of care. (wiley.com)
  • In 1998, the per capita total health care expenditure amount spent on immigrants was 55% lower than that spent on their U.S.-born counterparts and 74% lower for their children. (wikipedia.org)
  • World Health Organ
  • The World Health Organization issued 16 global recommendations for improving the recruitment and retention of health workers in rural areas-a challenge faced by most countries and a barrier to universal health coverage. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2002
  • The intense control over little resources on hospital-physician context demands an adequate medical service that involves decision makings based on planning and resources management (HARPER, 2002), Hospital financing limitations bring along the need to findefficient ways to manage (utilize and allocate) lack of resources (AKTAS et al. (trabalhosfeitos.com)
  • In 2002, the CDC and several national public health associations launched the National Public Health Performance Standards Program (NPHPSP). (wikipedia.org)
  • 1988
  • In Brazil, a universal decentralized and free of charge health care system was created, the Unified Health System (SUS), following the promulgation of the 1988 Federal Constitution. (scielosp.org)
  • expenditures
  • Approximately 70% of expenditures for health care in Canada come from public sources, with the rest paid privately (both through private insurance, and through out-of-pocket payments). (wikipedia.org)
  • physician
  • Telehomecare for patients with multiple chronic illnesses Pilot study Can Fam Physician 2008;54:58-65 Health Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, approximately 99% of physician services, and 90% of hospital care, are paid by publicly funded sources, whereas almost all dental care is paid for privately. (wikipedia.org)
  • Meanwhile, US-born Latinos with U.S. citizenship were more likely to self-report their health as good or excellent and more likely to have visited a physician in the last year. (wikipedia.org)
  • policy
  • The Health Service Executive policy on web accessibility requires that all HSE related sites be at least minimally accessible to our visitors with disabilities. (hse.ie)
  • The HSE policy on web accessibility also covers any sites provided by external partners that bear the HSE's name and symbols, and are designated as official HSE services. (hse.ie)
  • Please find a copy of Wellpoint Health's Accessibility Policy by clicking here . (wellpointhealth.ca)
  • Though health policy academicians identified with and understood the IOM framework, policy makers found its highly conceptual language difficult to apply. (wikipedia.org)
  • With input from applications in Ghana, Nigeria, and several other countries, CapacityPlus refined its Human Resources Management (HRM) Assessment Approach to guide policy-makers, managers, and HR practitioners toward better understanding and responding to HRM challenges facing their health systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lester B. Pearson's government subsequently expanded this policy to universal health care with the Medical Care Act in 1966. (wikipedia.org)
  • Depending on the context, patient participation in health policy can refer to informed decision making, health advocacy, program development, policy implementation, and evaluation of services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patient participation in health policy can impact many different levels of the health care system. (wikipedia.org)
  • When solicited for participation by policymakers and industry leaders, patients can have an impact on health policy, and both groups benefit from collaboration on goal setting and outcome measurement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rural health care policy is driven by a combination of Commonwealth (Federal), State or Territory and Local Government. (wikipedia.org)
  • System
  • Sérgio Arouca - ENSP Disciplina: Análise comparada de sistemas de saúde na perspectiva da atenção primária Professora: Ligia Giovanella Resenha I "Values and Structure in the German Health Care System" DONALD W. LIGHT Referência: Light D W. Values and Structure in the German Health Care Systems. (trabalhosfeitos.com)
  • 2,5 The effect and relative importance of each factor are affected by cultural background, health policies and health care system available. (scielosp.org)
  • Working with the Dominican Republic to compare health worker payrolls with facility staffing, CapacityPlus helped identify over 10,000 ghost workers and helped the government save $7 million per year in lost wages that are now being reinvested in the Dominican health system to increase health worker wages and eliminate service fees. (wikipedia.org)
  • A THC unit can collect data on vital signs and health information from patients who entered values into the system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicare (French: assurance-maladie) is the national health care system of Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • Canada has a publicly funded, single-payer health care system consisting of 13 provincial and territorial health insurance plans that provides universal health care coverage to Canadian citizens, permanent residents and certain temporary residents. (wikipedia.org)
  • The formal terminology for the insurance system is provided by the Canada Health Act and the health insurance legislation of the individual provinces and territories. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quebec offers primary health care teams through its CLSC system. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) provides statistical and other data relating to rural and remote health system performance, health status and determinants of health. (wikipedia.org)
  • quality of health services
  • National Health and Family Planning Commission of the People's Republic of China (NHFPC) is the executive agency under the State Council which is responsible for providing information, raising health awareness and education, family planning, ensuring the accessibility of health services, monitoring the quality of health services provided to citizens and visitors in the mainland, population and family planning in the People's Republic of China. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tamil: சுகாதார அமைச்சு) is a ministry of the Government of Singapore responsible for providing information, raising health awareness and education, ensuring the accessibility of health services, and monitoring the quality of health services provided to citizens and visitors in the Republic of Singapore. (wikipedia.org)
  • population
  • Second, the choice of the aggregation method is also important: in comparison to the most accurate aggregation method (population-weighted mean of the accessibility measure for census blocks within census tracts), accessibility measures computed from census tract centroids, though not inaccurate, yield important measurement errors for 5% to 10% of census tracts. (biomedcentral.com)
  • However, I believe it is one which could serve a broad population when applied in the world of Disability Support Services. (blogspot.com)
  • A passenger and an ambulance boat were added to its fleet, thus improving water transport and accessibility of health services for the island's population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services. (wikipedia.org)
  • premises
  • Wellpoint Health Ltd. is committed to treating all stakeholders, including our clients/customers, employees, job applicants, suppliers, the public and any visitors who may enter our premises, access our information or use our services, in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. (wellpointhealth.ca)
  • The Trust's Chief Operating Officer, Stewart Messer, attempted to ban Stuart Gardner, a UNISON representative of the West Midlands Ambulance Service from Trust premises in January 2015 after he told the BBC about 18 patients being treated in corridors at the Worcester Royal Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Improving
  • The approach enables schools to identify critical bottlenecks to providing quality pre-service education for health workers and prioritize affordable actions for increasing the quantity of graduates while maintaining or improving the quality of education. (wikipedia.org)
  • measures
  • This is especially so if these measures are to be included as a dimension of the built environment in studies investigating residential area effects on health. (biomedcentral.com)
  • social
  • For questions about health services, your entitlements, or how to access HSE health or social services in your area? (hse.ie)
  • The process of actually having it taken out proved to be long-winded at best and a dire reflection of our sexual health services at worst, and having spoken to both my IRL friends and you lovely lot on social, I've come to realise that this, unfortunately, is the norm. (thelittleplum.co.uk)
  • however, telehomecare is not strictly patient monitoring because it incorporates a range of health care delivery through education, emotional and social support, information dissemination, and self-care help and suggestions. (wikipedia.org)
  • areas
  • HSE.ie works at all times to use plain, understandable English, particularly in areas of the site that describe services for the public. (hse.ie)
  • Some areas of our website are designed for use by clinical and health professionals and as such may contain more technical language where necessary. (hse.ie)
  • There is a great health services disparity between urban and rural areas in China. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Most of villages are in underserved health services areas. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Using this model, to evaluate the balance of future healthcare services demand and supply in small areas, we estimated the number of inpatients every five years in each area and compared it with the number of hospital beds within a one-hour drive from each area. (mdpi.com)
  • Local health departments help create and maintain conditions in communities that support healthier choices in areas such as diet, exercise, and tobacco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Researchers note that the health of those living in rural areas is quantitatively and qualitatively different to those living in major metropolitan areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • In recent reports, the AIHW noted findings that "compared with those in Major Cities, people in regional and remote areas were less likely to report very good or excellent health", with life expectancy decreasing with increasing remoteness: "[c]ompared with Major Cities, the life expectancy in regional areas is 1-2 years lower and in remote areas is up to 7 years lower. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • To help health professional schools improve their management, CapacityPlus co-developed with schools a series of management tools as well as the Dean's Dashboard, free open source school management software. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • The present study focused on these issues, and examined the characteristics of people who had visited a doctor within two months from the interview, and assessed the system's equity by examining prevalence ratios of visit to a doctor across socioeconomic groups in the highest level of health needs, defined as those patients with chronic diseases. (scielosp.org)
  • According to study conducted using data from the 2003 California Health Interview Survey, of the Mexicans and other Latinos surveyed, undocumented immigrants had the lowest rates of health insurance and healthcare usage and were the youngest in age overall. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, this same study from the 2003 California Health Interview Survey found that both undocumented groups-Mexican and Other Latino-were more likely to report negative experiences with healthcare providers and less likely to have a regular source of care because of such experiences. (wikipedia.org)
  • Differences
  • On the other hand, findings from the 2009 California Health Interview Survey indicate that no significant differences have been found in the diagnoses of undocumented immigrants for diabetes, heart disease, or high blood pressure compared to documented immigrants, naturalized citizens or U.S.-born citizens. (wikipedia.org)
  • implementation
  • Patient participation has driven the development of a variety of health policies, ranging from the expansion of hospital visitation hours to the implementation of patient-centered bedside rounding by hospital medical teams. (wikipedia.org)
  • program
  • Although in theory all Canadians should qualify for coverage, each province or territory operates its own health insurance program, and provinces and territories have enacted qualification rules which effectively exclude many Canadians from coverage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several municipalities in the United States offer health care coverage for undocumented immigrants, including Los Angeles County's My Health LA program, and San Francisco's Healthy San Francisco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Identify
  • Mobilize community partnerships to identify and solve health problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • This document is an agreed statement made by Health Ministers of the Commonwealth, States and the Northern Territory to identify systemic issues which require government attention and to guide future government action. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • The reasons that lead people to visit a doctor come from a complex interaction of different factors such as demographic, socioeconomic, and psychological aspects, morbidity profiles, and health services availability. (scielosp.org)
  • include
  • Patient participation in health technology assessment (HTA) is an approach to HTA which aims to include patients in the process of HTA. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some local health departments programs include: Helping ensure clean drinking water, access to safe and healthy foods, and children's safety through use of car seats. (wikipedia.org)
  • lower
  • Despite popular belief, a number of studies have found that undocumented immigrants in the United States have lower rates of health insurance coverage and usage of healthcare services in general. (wikipedia.org)