• 2016
  • In October 2016, after President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang's relevant theme speech at China National Health and Well-being conference in Beijing, China National Health and Family Planning Commission issued the Healthy China 2030 Planning Outline, the most recent comprehensive framework on the goals and plans of its healthcare reform. (wikipedia.org)
  • Obamacare
  • Today, Congresswoman and former Assembly Speaker Karen Bass (D-Calif.) and California Assemblywoman Holly Mitchell (D-Calif.) held a press conference call highlighting the success of the Affordable Care Act or "Obamacare" for California residents and discuss next steps in the law's implementation as the 3rd Anniversary of President Obama's signing of this historic law nears this week. (votesmart.org)
  • Paul Ryan's budget repeals all of the Obamacare reforms that benefit Californians but hypocritically using the savings from the legislation to balance the budget under the misguided Republican budget. (votesmart.org)
  • But ironically, the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) is accelerating the pace of change. (healthworkscollective.com)
  • Chairperson
  • Lawton R. Burns (born 1951) is an American business theorist, Professor of Management and the Chairperson of the Health Care Management Department of The Wharton School of The University of Pennsylvania, and a Faculty Co-Director for the Roy and Diana Vagelos Program in Life Sciences and Management. (wikipedia.org)
  • primary care
  • It is pretty extraordinary, when you look at the value of primary care. (allhealthpolicy.org)
  • We have data that shows that for every dollar spent in primary care, there are $13 saved in downstream costs, which is a pretty extraordinary ROI. (allhealthpolicy.org)
  • But we certainly can't do it without a strong primary care workforce. (allhealthpolicy.org)
  • I know hopefully everyone is aware that there are issues on primary care shortage, so certainly important that we are talking about this today, and hard to believe that we are at the end of this journey with the series, but I think lots more to do next year. (allhealthpolicy.org)
  • Prenatal, family planning care is government-funded obstetric and gynaecological specialty and provided in primary care facilities, and are usually staffed by nurse practitioners (midwives). (wikipedia.org)
  • A big share of medical health care is delivered through a vast network of primary care facilities called ambulatories and policlinics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Current concerns in the field of Serbian healthcare, as reported by the medical staff providing care, are poor funding for primary care, inadequate equipment and supplies, inadequate salaries, and inadequate continuing medical education. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1992
  • The longest serving Ministers of Social Affairs and Health have been Paula Risikko (2,624 days from 2007 to 2014), Liisa Hyssälä (2,595 days from 2003 to 2010), Sinikka Mönkäre (2,355 days from 1995 to 2005), Tyyne Leivo-Larsson (1,836 days from 1948 to 1958) and Eeva Kuuskoski (1,821 days from 1983 to 1992). (wikipedia.org)
  • Acute
  • In 2008 the number of acute care beds per 1000 total population was 8.1, which was higher than in other OECD countries such as the U.S. (2.7). (wikipedia.org)
  • Practice
  • Some of the concerns highlighted include the impact of increasing premiums physicians' ability to practice medicine, the need for a confidential reporting system for physicians to share information regarding medical errors without fear of litigation, and the need to examine patient safety from a systemic perspective. (hhs.gov)
  • Beliefs about health and illness essential for self-care practice: a comparison of migrant Yugoslavian and Swedish diabetic females. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1991
  • In 1921, however, it was incorporated into the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), where it remained for the following 70 years From 1921 to 1991, the Georgian health system was part of the Soviet system. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Soviet system did not encourage economic diversification, leaving Georgia vulnerable after independence in 1991. (wikipedia.org)
  • That is why, since independence in 1991, the nation has had to reestablish itself and reform many of its governmental structures, including its health care system. (wikipedia.org)
  • From 1991 to 1996, he worked for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the World Health Organization (WHO) leading the Mali country teams. (wikipedia.org)
  • citizens
  • Upon independence, the Soviet-style system of free medical care for all citizens was retained, but this ended in 1995 due to the economic costs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Citizens can access free health care at public healthcare facilities where health insurance is not required. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Chronic Disease Assistance Programme provides citizens with free prescription drugs and other pharmaceutical items to combat the following health conditions: Diabetes Asthma Cardiac Diseases Arthritis Glaucoma Mental Depression High Blood Pressure Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (Enlarged Prostate) Epilepsy Hypercholesterolemia Parkinson's disease Thyroid diseases There are over 250 pharmacies throughout the country that provide medications through CDAP. (wikipedia.org)
  • Healthcare is provided to all citizens and residents by a mixed public-private system. (wikipedia.org)
  • The healthcare system is managed by the National Health Insurance Fund, which covers all citizens and permanent residents. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • This report summarizes the current issues surrounding the current medical liability system. (hhs.gov)
  • I want to thank the sponsors of the year-long series - Anthem, Ascension and Health is Primary, for their support throughout the year, as well as those who have supported the workforce summit series, the AAMC - the American Association of Medical Colleges, Leading Age, and the Eldercare Workforce Alliance, for their support. (allhealthpolicy.org)
  • Confidence in receiving medical care when seriously ill: a seven-country comparison of the impact of cost barriers. (uni-mannheim.de)
  • Comparative studies and the politics of modern medical care. (uni-mannheim.de)
  • Cost barriers reduce confidence in receiving medical care when seriously ill. (uni-mannheim.de)
  • They may even have an independent agency that reviews their medical records, goes with them when they meet with specialists and gives them advice on every aspect of their care. (healthworkscollective.com)
  • If the economic studies are correct, these newly insured will try to consume twice as much medical care as they have been. (healthworkscollective.com)
  • Healthcare in Georgia is provided by a universal health care system under which the state funds medical treatment in a mainly privatized system of medical facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the state finances healthcare, the delivery of healthcare is largely reliant on private medical facilities and personnel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Burns is known for having analyzed the bankruptcy of the Allegheny Health Education & Research Foundation, which owned the first medical school ever to go bankrupt. (wikipedia.org)
  • He has testified to the Federal Trade Commission about clinical integration and served as an expert witness for the Federal Trade Commission in its case against Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Medical Group. (wikipedia.org)
  • He has also edited The Business of Healthcare Innovation (Cambridge University Press, 2012) which analyzes the healthcare technology sectors globally: pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices, and information technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Healthcare providers in Kazakhstan encompass individual healthcare personnel, healthcare facilities and medical products. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is a nationwide system of government-owned medical facilities open to the general public. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kazakh National Medical University Karaganda State Medical University National Medical Holding is an experimental health system located in capital city Astana. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its purpose is to be "medical cluster", so new health technologies could be acquired, developed and disseminated across the nation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health informatics in China (Chinese: 医学信息学) is about the Health informatics or Medical informatics or Healthcare information system/technology in China. (wikipedia.org)
  • Healthcare insurance coverage in China is low, with less than 30% of the population receiving any medical insurance. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the health system's senior physician, he had overall responsibility for the professional management of the clinical, educational, research and administrative matters as related to all medical affairs of the health system. (wikipedia.org)
  • In urban and rural areas, three government medical insurance system, Urban Residents Basic Medical Insurance, Urban Employee Basic Medical Insurance and New Rural Co-operative Medical Scheme cover almost everyone. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rural areas saw the biggest need for healthcare reform, and the Rural Co-operative Medical Scheme (RCMS) was established as a three-tier system for rural healthcare access. (wikipedia.org)
  • authorities
  • The law requires health authorities to standardize blood collection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Planning, organization, control and allocation of nearly all resources were undertaken in Moscow, while few responsibilities were delegated to the Georgian health authorities. (wikipedia.org)
  • The service provision aspect of public healthcare has been devolved to newly created entities, the Regional Health Authorities (RHAs). (wikipedia.org)
  • policy
  • Sign up to receive e-alerts and newsletters on the health policy topics you care about most. (commonwealthfund.org)
  • Of the 13 urgent policy concerns, only caring for service members and preparing for public health emergencies were directly related to health care. (pharmacytimes.com)
  • Chuck Ingoglia Vice President, Public Policy National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare. (slideserve.com)
  • I'm Sarah Dash, President and CEO of the Alliance for Health Policy, and on behalf of our staff and on behalf of our staff and board of directors, thank you all for coming to today's briefing on the role of the healthcare workforce, and delivery system reform. (allhealthpolicy.org)
  • For those who are not familiar with the Alliance, we are a non-partisan organization that is dedicated to advancing knowledge and understanding of health policy issues and we want to invite you, if you want to tweet at today's briefing, at #futureofhealthcare, to go ahead and do so. (allhealthpolicy.org)
  • In December 2003, China initiates its 'Four Free and One Care' policy: free ARV drugs, free prevention of mother-to-child transmission, free voluntary counseling and testing, free schooling for children orphaned by AIDS, and care to people living with HIV/AIDS. (wikipedia.org)
  • Perceptions of Healthcare Systems, Family Policy and Benefits for the Unemployed and Poor in Europe. (uni-mannheim.de)
  • Georgia has made a significant effort to adapt health policy and the health system to the new environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cause-of-death data are playing an increasingly important role in the public health policy of China. (wikipedia.org)
  • Having served as health care policy advisor to gubernatorial candidate H. Carl McCall in 2002 and presidential candidate John Kerry in 2004, Dr. Cohen is a nationally recognized health policy expert and frequently advises government officials and elected officials on health policy. (wikipedia.org)
  • capita
  • In 2008, Japan spent about 8.5% of the nation's gross domestic product (GDP), or US$2,873 per capita, on health, ranking 20th among Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • For a general article on health in Italy, see health in Italy Healthcare spending in Italy accounted for 9.2% of GDP in 2012 (about $3,200 per capita) of which about 77% is public, slightly lower than the average of 9.3% in OECD countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Access
  • A number of efforts are currently being initiated to increase access to care, while enhancing even further the quality of care and constraining cost increases. (hhs.gov)
  • For the first time ever, Californians will have really transparent comparison shopping when they are choosing healthcare and access to critical information about what kind of plans they would like to buy into. (votesmart.org)
  • These doctors promise prompt access to care and usually talk with their patients by telephone and email. (healthworkscollective.com)
  • This meant that a portion of the population could not access health insurance. (wikipedia.org)
  • The system of barefoot doctors was the easiest form of healthcare access, especially in rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • assertion
  • We think that the President is right in his assertion that healthcare costs will go down once exchanges are in place and that's a great thing for Californians. (votesmart.org)
  • Major
  • These four changes add up to one big problem: we are about to see a huge increase in the demand for care and a major decrease in the supply. (healthworkscollective.com)
  • A major reform of the health and social service system (sosiaali- ja terveyspalveluiden uudistus, or sote-uudistus for short) has been in the works since 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • He has served as lead editor of the 6th Edition of the major text, Healthcare Management: Organization Design & Behavior (Delmar, 2011). (wikipedia.org)
  • As part of a major revamp of its health information system, China is merging two systems for collecting mortality data to gain a more accurate picture of how many people die and why. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sociology
  • Following this, he received his MA in Sociology in 1976, his PhD in Sociology in 1981 and his MBA in Health Administration in 1984, all three from the University of Chicago. (wikipedia.org)
  • Maternal
  • National Research Center for Maternal and Child Health Republican Diagnostic Center National Research Cardiac Surgery Center Republican Research Center for Neurosurgery Republican Research Center for Emergency Care National Children's Rehabilitation Center Multiple domestic and international health NGOs conduct their work in Kazakhstan. (wikipedia.org)
  • sought
  • Care is usually sought from healthcare professionals such as doctors or nurses where bribes are commonly expected, but some folk medications are used such as teas, vinegar, herbs, and vitamins. (wikipedia.org)
  • Statements
  • Labs are facing new threats as managed care plans cut reimbursement levels and new companies are coming between labs and their physician clients *** Revised Version - Original Version Misstated: The previous version had statements attributed to Ignis Systems that were incorrect. (darkdaily.com)