• centers
  • Hospital emergency departments and urgent care centers are sources of sporadic problem-focused care. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are a few major hospitals throughout the country as well as smaller health centers and clinics located regionally throughout. (wikipedia.org)
  • He participated in the set-up of community health centers and the evaluation of the Primary Health Care (PHC) teams at district levels in Mali. (wikipedia.org)
  • With the strategic vision of unifying the two large medical centers as "one medical center on two sites," he set the course to merge these two entities with an overriding goal: providing the best possible clinical care by (1) merging services where appropriate, and (2) investing new resources without duplication in a delivery model around disease specific care. (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)
  • citizens
  • President George W. Bush and leading Members of Congress from both political parties have declared their intention to reform Medicare, the huge government health insurance program that covers 40 million senior and disabled citizens. (heritage.org)
  • Under such a scheme, perhaps most often described as a "single payer" system, the government is the universal insurer of health care for all citizens, and the government insurance is financed by general taxation. (heritage.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • On the crucial issue of how government institutions behave in practice in the management of health care systems, we have access to a more than ample body of experience. (heritage.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)
  • 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)
  • implementation
  • 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)
  • The World Health Report 2008 - Primary health care: How wide is the gap between its agenda and implementation in 12 high-income health systems? (uni-mannheim.de)
  • Implementation of universal healthcare was a key priority of the Georgian Dream party, which came to power in the 2012 election. (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)
  • 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)
  • major
  • The following three sections set the scene for a consideration of major recent reform to the system. (health.gov.au)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • report
  • This report summarizes the current issues surrounding the current medical liability system. (hhs.gov)
  • management
  • 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)
  • LAWTON R. BURNS James Joo-Jin Kim Professor of Health Care Management at wharton.upenn.edu. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health Care Management. (wikipedia.org)
  • During his years in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, he has been working as Associate Professor of public health dealing with HIV/AIDS management in Sub-Saharan Africa for the School of Public Health of Boston University. (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)
  • clinical
  • 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)
  • only in the last five years or so have clinical systems been implemented. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • broader
  • both in conjunction with our 25th anniversary as an organization and wanting to look at some of the broader issues that are important to our healthcare system, beyond the day-to-day that we may all focus on. (allhealthpolicy.org)
  • responsibility
  • A strong supporter of the Simpson-Bowles plan, Conrad, chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, announced on April 17, 2012 his plan to offer a version of that deficit-reduction proposal which he, as a member of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, helped to develop. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients
  • To date his department is the only health center in Mali where patients suffering with kidney problems can be treated under dialysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • involvement
  • This paper begins (Section 1) with a review of why Australian governments are extensively involved in health, the ongoing challenges that involvement brings, and evolving views on how best to respond. (health.gov.au)
  • Medicine and user involvement within European healthcare: a typology for European comparative research. (uni-mannheim.de)
  • issues
  • The paper concludes (Section 8) by turning to ongoing issues and the wider context of health in the Australian community. (health.gov.au)
  • In addition, changes made in tax code, employment, and even global conflict issues will indirectly impact health care. (pharmacytimes.com)