• 2017
  • The Care Quality Commission proposes to assess how GPs and GP out-of-hours services are making use of technology to 'ensure timely access' for patients under a new assessment framework from October 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • describes
  • Thomas Friedman of the New York Times describes patient capital as having "all the discipline of venture capital - demanding a return, and therefore rigor in how it is deployed - but expecting a return that is more in the 5 to 10 percent range, rather than the 35 percent that venture capitalists look for. (wikipedia.org)
  • regulations
  • The regulations provide that a patient can choose to be seen by any NHS trust, public body, commercial organisation or third sector body, provided it holds a "commissioning contract" either with NHS England or a Clinical Commissioning Group when they are referred by their GP, community dentist or optometrist for treatment that is not identified as being immediately required. (wikipedia.org)
  • CCG and NHS England are required by the regulations to "make arrangements" to give effect to the right of patients to exercise their patient choice. (wikipedia.org)
  • These regulations specify what patient information must be held in confidence. (wikipedia.org)
  • Possibly because of the strictness of HIPAA regulations, or the lack of financial incentives for the health care providers, the adoption of patient portals has lagged behind other market segments. (wikipedia.org)
  • inpatient
  • Ever since the National Institute of Medicine's groundbreaking 1999 report, "To Err is Human", found up to 98,000 hospital patients die from preventable medical errors in the U.S. each year, government and private sector efforts have focused on inpatient safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • While patient safety efforts have focused on inpatient hospital settings for more than a decade, medical errors are even more likely to happen in a doctor's office or outpatient clinic or center. (wikipedia.org)
  • encounters
  • Instead of a real doctor, he encounters a crazy cat patient who, as soon as he hears Porky's plea for a doctor, rushes over and introduces himself as "Young Dr. Chilled-Air" (a reference to Dr. Kildare). (wikipedia.org)
  • order
  • Patient portals are also regarded as a key tool to help physicians meet "meaningful use" requirements in order to receive federal incentive checks, especially for providing health information to patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • providers
  • The resulting patient safety knowledge continually informs improvement efforts such as: applying lessons learned from business and industry, adopting innovative technologies, educating providers and consumers, enhancing error reporting systems, and developing new economic incentives. (wikipedia.org)
  • enable
  • Compression/expansion of time: SPs can provide a longitudinal experience and enable students to follow through patients over time, even in a compressed time frame of examination. (wikipedia.org)
  • access
  • EMIS Health reported in 2103 that more than 385,000 patients were using their online access software, an increase of 40% over the previous year. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • The film is a supernatural thriller about two medical interns, Sam and Gaby, who investigate a patient brought to hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • The frequency and magnitude of avoidable adverse events experienced by patients was not well known until the 1990s, when multiple countries reported staggering numbers of patients harmed and killed by medical errors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although anesthesiologists comprise only about 5% of physicians in the United States, anesthesiology became the leading medical specialty addressing issues of patient safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ten years after a groundbreaking Australian study revealed 18,000 annual deaths from medical errors, Professor Bill Runciman, one of the study's authors and president of the Australian Patient Safety Foundation since its inception in 1989, reported himself a victim of a medical dosing error. (wikipedia.org)
  • make
  • With patient capital, the investor is willing to make a financial investment in a business with no expectation of turning a quick profit. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although
  • Although patient capital can be considered a traditional investment instrument, it has gained new life with the rise in environmentally and socially responsible enterprises. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although their roles might overlap, patient navigators are not community health workers or health advocates. (wikipedia.org)
  • makes
  • The Coxa centre in University College Hospital Tampere, Finland for joint replacement makes extensive use of patient hotels and has a very high rate of day case surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • The central feature that makes any system a patient portal is the ability to expose individual patient health information in a secure manner through the Internet. (wikipedia.org)
  • multiple
  • The Wordspy entry for this phrase is as follows : There are multiple factors that are contributing to the orphan patient problem in North America. (wikipedia.org)
  • This SP simulated the history and examination findings of a paraplegic multiple sclerosis patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • problems
  • Conjoint family therapy stressed accordingly the importance in group therapy of bringing not only the identified patient but the extended family in which their problems arose into the therapy - with the ultimate goal of relieving the IP of the broader family feelings he or she has been carrying. (wikipedia.org)
  • available
  • Patient Porky is available, uncut and restored, on Looney Tunes Golden Collection: Volume 5, Disc 3. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the spectrum of capital available to both non-profits and for-profits, patient capital sits between traditional venture capital and traditional philanthropy, between development aid and foreign direct investment. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • On average forty incidents a year contribute to patient deaths in each NHS institution. (wikipedia.org)
  • NHS England is reported to be considering the possibilities of using them to ease demand on hospital beds, including provision for the 30,000 patients each year who are kept in hospital despite being well enough to be discharged. (wikipedia.org)
  • Action
  • In linguistics, a grammatical patient, also called the target or undergoer, is the participant of a situation upon whom an action is carried out or the thematic relation such a participant has with an action. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patient DF's visual brain in action: visual feedforward control in visual form agnosia. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Other approved programs include the: Harold P. Freeman Patient Navigator Institute, Patient Navigator Training Collaborative, and Sonoma State University Patient Navigator Certificate Program. (wikipedia.org)
  • complex
  • Shelley WB, Shelley ED. Publication Types: Letter PMID 3344016 Solutions to the orphan patient problem are complex, as expected due to its multifactorial origins. (wikipedia.org)
  • insurance
  • Patient navigators are also called "insurance navigators" or "in-person assisters" who have defined roles under the ACA. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under the ACA, a health insurance marketplace, or exchange, is required to develop and fund a patient navigator program. (wikipedia.org)
  • safety
  • There is a significant transdisciplinary body of theoretical and research literature that informs the science of patient safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1984 the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) had established the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF). (wikipedia.org)
  • Likewise in Australia, the Australian Patient Safety Foundation was founded in 1989 for anesthesia error monitoring. (wikipedia.org)
  • manner
  • The education and information provided by patient navigators must be culturally and linguistically appropriate and provided in a fair and impartial manner. (wikipedia.org)
  • concept
  • Extending the original concept of the identified patient, the anti-psychiatry movement went on to argue that it was the family that was mad, rather than the individual the family had identified as 'sick' - positing also that the latter might in fact be the least disturbed member of the family nexus. (wikipedia.org)
  • role
  • In certain languages, the patient is declined for case or otherwise marked to indicate its grammatical role. (wikipedia.org)
  • good
  • Greek healers in the 4th century BC drafted the Hippocratic Oath and pledged to "prescribe regimens for the good of my patients according to my ability and my judgment and never do harm to anyone. (wikipedia.org)
  • refer
  • Before the advent of the internal market, in principle, a GP could refer a patient to any specialist in the UK. (wikipedia.org)