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Building the national health information infrastructure for personal health, health care services, public health, and research  

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Abstract Background Improving health in our nation requires strengthening four major domains of the health care system: personal health management, health care delivery, public health, and health-related research. Many avoidable shortcomings...

Detmer, Don E

2003-01-06T23:59:59.000Z

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10 - Public Health Care Is the No. 1 Suspect  

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US budgetary deficits are nothing really unusual. What attracts attention is their huge size and tendency to grow by leaps and bounds every year. Congress proved unable or unwilling to enact debt control laws even if debt’s pace of growth is overwhelming. The exception has been sequestration. The irony of sequestration is that it practically touches only lightly the heavy chapters of expenditures, because in their origin is a swarm of public health care costs and other sacred cows. Curiously, without anybody really paying attention to it, the United States joined France and Italy in the art of surviving its big budgetary deficits. Obamacare, Medicare, Medicaid, and all other health care plans for an aging society are an excellent ground where to apply the principle of inbred sustainability. This is not a subject born last night. The budgetary pressures arising from health care paid by the common purse have been a cause for concern for a long time. But reforms have always been half-baked while the need for timely and comprehensive real policy reform remains high. Many of the liabilities related to public health care are unfunded, requiring a substantial increase in government spending like pensions and other entitlements.

Dimitris N. Chorafas

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The state and health care reform: the National Health Insurance and Public Health Act of 1949  

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forces affecting policy enactment can also prevent certain policies from being enacted. This study evaluates the capacity of these three theories to explain why the National Health Insurance and Public Health Act of 1949 was not enacted. This research...

Schemmer, Ruth Ann, 1960

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Graduate School of Public Health (Graduate School of Public Health) (Dept. of Public Health)`  

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including environmental health covering concept of contents and meanings. (Health Care Management-3-0 History of Health & Medical Care , , . , , , . This course reviews Graduate School of Public Health #12;#12;(Graduate School of Public Health) (Dept. of Public

Kim, Guebuem

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Does Public Health Insurance for Children Improve Single Mothers’ Health Care Use?  

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Public health insurance expansions for low- and middle-income children have improved private and social welfare by enhancing children’s access to socially-valued health services and improving their health. In ...

Alan C. Monheit; Jessica Vistnes

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Y B i S d?Are You Being Served?: Implications of Public Health Care in  

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A Y B i S d?Are You Being Served?: Implications of Public Health Care in SpainSpain Sara Arnoudse Health Service (NHS) developed· National Health Service (NHS) developed in 1986 · Health center for every 200K-250K people · Health care administration transferred to the 17 autonomous communities in 2002the

New Hampshire, University of

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Leadership in Health Care Systems: Health Care Organization Management  

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Leadership in Health Care Systems: Health Care Organization Management and Leadership Track: ­ Health Care Organization, Management and Leadership ­ Clinical Research Coordinator ­ Clinical Nurse in health care ethics ­ Public mission ­ Fiscal stewardship ­ Inclusiveness and diversity ­ Theory based

Goldman, Steven A.

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Public Health FAT FACTORS  

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: THE UNITED STATES SPENDS MORE ON HEALTH CARE THAN ANY OTHER COUNTRY. YET WE CONTINUE TO FALL FAR BEHIND States spends an astonishing percent of our gross domestic product on health care--significantly moreColumbia Public Health HOT TOPIC Climate Change FAT FACTORS Obesity Prevention BOOK SMART

Qian, Ning

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Roadmap: Public Health Health Services Administration Bachelor of Science in Public Health  

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and Control of Diseases 3 PH 30012 Communicable Diseases 3 PH 30015 United States Health Care System 3 42086 Economics of Health Care 3 PHIL 40005 Health Care Ethics 3 PH 40092 Internship in Public Health* 3 Sociology of Health and Health Care 3 *Fulfills ELR Ken

Sheridan, Scott

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Analysis of dynamics of public and private expenditures on health care and education in contemporary Russia  

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This paper provides an estimate of the dynamics in expenditures on health care and education made from all sources in Russia in the 1995–2012 and viewed as investments in human capital. These data from Russia ...

V. N. Ivanov; A. V. Suvorov; E. E. Balashova…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Health Care Buildings  

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Health Care Health Care Characteristics by Activity... Health Care Health care buildings are those used as diagnostic and treatment facilities for both inpatient and outpatient care. Doctor's and dentist's offices are considered health care if they use any type of diagnostic medical equipment and office if they do not. Skilled nursing or other residential care buildings are categorized as lodging. Basic Characteristics [ See also: Equipment | Activity Subcategories | Energy Use ] Health Care Buildings... Health care buildings in the South tended to be smaller and were more numerous than those in other regions of the country. Buildings on health care complexes tended to be newer than those not on multibuilding facilities. The median age for buildings on health care complexes was 9.5 years, compared to 29.5 years for health care buildings not on a multibuilding facility.

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Public Health Conferences GENERAL PUBLIC HEALTH  

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Public Health Conferences GENERAL PUBLIC HEALTH Michigan's Premier Public Health Conference.sph.umich.edu/scr/news_events/event.cfm?ID=2631 American Public Health Association (APHA) 140th Annual Meeting & Exposition: October 27-31, 2012 in San Francisco, CA o http://www.apha.org/meetings/AnnualMeeting/ Global Health & Innovation 2013

Kamat, Vineet R.

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Geography and physical and social environments have important implications for human health and health care. This course will explore the intersections among geography, environments and public health, with an  

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Geography and physical and social environments have important implications for human health and health care. This course will explore the intersections among geography, environments and public health, with an emphasis on geographical analysis approaches for health data, to address two key questions: (1) How can

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Being Interactive Health Care  

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Being Interactive Treating Health Care T he numbers are staggering. In a chilling report, the U care, training staff, and accrediting staff and health-care facilities, which involve determin- ing.ahrq.gov/clinic/ptsafety/summary.htm). Pressures on Health Care To come up with a credible approach for improv- ing patient safety, we need

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UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH  

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in a health care setting as: _________________________________ 5. I have written translation skills. 6. Other Ralston Health Care Interpreter Training Program Instructor espiralston@gmail.com Phone: 901. 218. 46911 UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH HEALTHCARE INTERPRETER TRAINING PROGRAM

Dasgupta, Dipankar

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Roadmap: Public Health Health Services Administration Bachelor of Science in Public Health  

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Diseases 3 PH 30015 United States Health Care System 3 General Elective 6 Semester Seven: [15 CreditRoadmap: Public Health ­ Health Services Administration ­ Bachelor of Science in Public Health [PH-BSPH-PH-HSVA] College of Public Health Catalog Year: 2013-2014 Page 1 of 2 | Last Updated: 29-May-13/LNHD This roadmap

Sheridan, Scott

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HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION  

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HEALTH CARE COMPLIANCE ASSOCIATION 5780 Lincoln Drive · Suite 120 · Minneapolis, MN 55436 · 888 of the following document, "Evaluating and Improving a Compliance Program, A Resource for Health care Board Members, Health care Executives and Compliance Officers." This resource is now available to all HCCA members

Leistikow, Bruce N.

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University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions  

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. It is assumed that students have indepth knowledge of the US health care and public health systems and be able (Introduction to the US Health Care System) or an equivalent class in order to be admitted to the course the key features of formal policy analysis to health and health care issues; Analyze key issues

Kane, Andrew S.

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University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions  

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(Introduction to the US Health Care System) or an equivalent class in order to be admitted to the course. It is assumed that students have indepth knowledge of the US health care and public health systems and be able analysis to health and health care issues; Analyze key issues by collecting and disseminating relevant

Kane, Andrew S.

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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH PROFESSIONS  

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and ideas concerning the organization of the public health and medical care systems COURSE of the health care system and the interaction of providers (hospitals, physicians, etc), patients, and sources of health care financing (Medicaid, private health insurance etc) The historical development of the health

Kane, Andrew S.

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ORISE: Public Health Communication  

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Communication Public Health Communication The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) assists government agencies and organizations in addressing public health...

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ORISE: Public Health Preparedness  

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Preparedness Public Health Preparedness The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) recognizes that public health events will largely be managed at the local level,...

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Poverty and health care demand in Kenya  

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There is a wide range of actions an individual could take when sick or injured such as self–care, consulting a traditional healer, or seeking treatment from a private or public health care facility. The specif...

Japheth Osotsi Awiti

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Consumers' Emotional Reactions to Negative Publicity and Crisis Management in the Health Care Industry: A Multiple Case Study of Lipitor and Oxyelite Pro  

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Negative publicity has an adverse effect on an organization, especially in online environments where consumers' word of mouth travels fast. By implementing an appropriate response strategy and being attentive about consumers' emotional reactions, an ... Keywords: consumers' emotional reaction, crisis management, health care industry, multiple case study, negative publicity, organizational response, social media

Hosung Timothy Rhee, Sung-Byung Yang

2014-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - advance public health Sample Search Results  

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APPROVAL OF THE MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH (MPH) DEGREE Summary: critical public health and health care education needs of Southwest Virginia, and advance public health... RESOLUTION...

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as Catalyst in Public Health  

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Crisis as Catalyst in Public Health Alex's Lemonade Stand and the Fight Against Childhood Cancer, Medical Director, Pediatric Advanced Care Team, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia For more information, survivorship, and palliative care. We will also explore the impact that individuals can make on medical

Bushman, Frederic

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PUBLIC HEALTH Noroviruses  

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under special circumstances. Usually, health care providers will first try to rule out other germs or worsen, contact your health care provider. #12;What can you do to prevent NLV infection? Follow the tips), or the diarrhea is very bad, call your health care provider for advice. Are there any restrictions for people

Massachusetts at Amherst, University of

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Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible  

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of money that is withheld from your pay on a pre-tax basis. Note: Health Care Reform extends medical FSAHealth Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts Discovery Benefits, Inc. (866) 451 for certain health care and child care expenses with pre-tax dollars. FSA's may allow you to save money

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PUBLIC HEALTH DIVISION Coronavirus infections  

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PUBLIC HEALTH DIVISION Coronavirus infections MERS-CoV (Middle Eastern respiratory syndrome people who cared for those who were sick with MERS also became ill. MERS might come from other sources with diabetes, lung disease or other serious health problems appear to be at higher risk for severe illness

Khan, Javed I.

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Our Mission The Department of Public Health works to make  

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#12;Our Mission The Department of Public Health works to make medicine and medical care more research in health care delivery and medical care that shapes health policy and influences the improvement of medical care and public health in this country and abroad. Our work is essential to current efforts

Chen, Tsuhan

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INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH AND MEDICINE AT  

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· Program for Maternal and Child Health · Chronic Disease Care and Outcomes Program · Health EconomicsINSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH AND MEDICINE AT NORTHWESTERN MEDICINE CENTER FOR HEALTHCARE STUDIES THE INSTITUTES AT NORTHWESTERN MEDICINE #12;THE INSTITUTES AT NORTHWESTERN MEDICINE INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH

Engman, David M.

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ORISE: Public Health Communication  

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Communication Communication Public Health Communication The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) assists government agencies and organizations in addressing public health challenges by developing evidence-based communication programs and social marketing initiatives that resonate with target populations. Because approximately half of American adults do not understand basic health information, ORISE develops the types of messages that will attract attention and motivate people to address their personal and family health. ORISE also develops and executes evidence-based and culturally-competent public health communication programs that help change behaviors and result in healthier lifestyles. Communication Planning and Products Public health organizations are faced with increasing demands for

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WWHHYY CCHHOOOOSS EE PP UUBBLLIICC HHEEAALLTTHH?? Public health is population health.  

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Health care consultant International public health consultant HIV/AIDS program specialist NonWWHHYY CCHHOOOOSS EE PP UUBBLLIICC HHEEAALLTTHH?? Public health is population health. It uses multidisciplinary approach & social justice perspective to promote health, prevent disease, and improve community

Ward, Karen

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Health and Health Care, Macroeconomics of  

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Abstract Macroeconomics can have a measurable impact on health and health care. The aim of this article is to introduce the macroeconomics of health and health care. The article will outline the core features and terms related to macroeconomics, as distinct from microeconomics, and then give an overview of the relationship between the macroeconomy and health and health care. It will thus consider, for example, the relationship between health care expenditure and national income, and provide an overview of the routes through which greater macroeconomic integration at the global level may impact on health and health care via international trade.

R. Smith

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Health Care Services Harvard Pilgrim  

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Health Care Services Harvard Pilgrim Health Care HMO 866-874-0817 www.harvardpilgrim.org Harvard Pilgrim Health Care POS 866-874-0817 www.harvardpilgrim.org Harvard University Group Health Program (HUGHP) HMO 617-495-2008 hughp.harvard.edu Harvard University Group Health Program (HUGHP) POS 617

Lahav, Galit

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Community Health Map: A geospatial and multivariate data visualization tool for public health datasets  

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on health care. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services keeps track of a variety of health care that enables users to visualize health care data in multivariate space as well as geospatially. It is designed a compre- hensible and powerful interface for policy makers to visualize health care quality, public health

Shneiderman, Ben

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Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Services  

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Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Services Review Group Type Activity Grant the obligation to comply with Public Health Services terms and conditions if a grant is awarded as a result/PI SUBTOTALS CONSULTANT COSTS EQUIPMENT (Itemize) SUPPLIES (Itemize by category) TRAVEL INPATIENT CARE COSTS

Baker, Chris I.

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University Health Care Health Sciences Center  

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University Health Care Health Sciences Center 30 N. 1900 E. 6DOW /DNH &LW\\ 87 84132-2204 Phone and your child. University Health Care School of Medicine Division of Pediatric Nephrology & Hypertension care physician after each visit. x If you would like a copy of your child's clinic note you must

Feschotte, Cedric

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GRADUATE PROGRAMS IN PUBLIC HEALTH Master of Public Health  

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GRADUATE PROGRAMS IN PUBLIC HEALTH Master of Public Health Graduate Certificate of Public Health and Public Health Sciences Wayne State University School of Medicine September 2011 Accredited by: #12;_____________________________Graduate Programs in Public Health 2011-2012___________________________ Page 2 TABLE OF CONTENTS

Berdichevsky, Victor

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Ownership and Health Care  

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and Mutter (2010) look at Critical Access Hospitals; Ozcan and Haksever (1992) look at urban hospitals; Vitaliano and Toren (1996) concentrate on hospitals in New York state. These papers also di er in their methodology, some use DEA and some use SFA..., Fullerton and Gan (2005)), nance (Fohlin (1998)), and labor (Seitz (2009)) to name just a few 8 examples. Several economists have applied this methodology to the health care sector. Most commonly it is used in the context of how the quantity of health...

Nighohossian, Jeremy

2013-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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of Health Care National Institutes of Health  

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of Health Care National Institutes of Health Expanding Horizons Strategic Plan 2005-2009 UR nesmohsirh retir,ztnelinaoJ #12;of Health Care Expanding Horizons Strategic Plan 2005-2009 National Center.S Department of Health and Human Services National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine #12;A M mo

Bandettini, Peter A.

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INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH AND MEDICINE  

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with the health scientists and clinicians across the Northwestern campus (including Primary Care MedicineINSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH AND MEDICINE AT NORTHWESTERN MEDICINE CENTER FOR ENGINEERING AND HEALTH AND HEALTH ENGINEERING THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM OF THE FUTURE "Let us imagine together a new world of healthcare

Engman, David M.

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Putting mHealth in Public Health  

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Advances in mobile technologies have the potential to transform public health today and for the future. However, the potential and promise of mHealth in public health initiatives are not guaranteed. ... Health an...

Donna Malvey; Donna J. Slovensky

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH giveto.osu.edu  

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economists who work with policy makers on health care reform. As part of an impressively comprehensive health of the whole world. Ohio State is preparing the next generation of public health practitioners, health careCOLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH #12;giveto.osu.edu INDIVIDUAL AND GLOBAL QUALITY OF LIFE If there was any

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Health Economics College of Public Health and Health Professions  

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of health, the demand for health care, health insurance theory, the demand for health insurance, the health insurance market and managed care, the market for physicians' services, production and cost of health care care environment. #12;2 Apply general and health economics concepts and show demonstrated competence

Kane, Andrew S.

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Informed consent and public health  

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...Pattison and R. A. Weiss Informed consent and public health Onora O'Neill Newnham College, University of...choice. The approach cannot be extended to public health provision. Public health provision, including measures for limiting the...

2004-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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('~ DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES Public Health Service National Institutes of Health  

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and communicate research findings to patients and their families, health care providers, and the general public care professionals access to important health and science information from taxpayer to reach patients, health care providers, and our other audiences. While these communication efforts

Baker, Chris I.

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Health care prioritization: a clinician’s duty  

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Publicly funded health care systems are increasingly confronted with fiscal and demographic challenges and face pressure to constrain resource use without impacting clinical outcomes.

Lianne Barnieh; Cam Donaldson…

2014-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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College of Public Health CPH College of Public Health  

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College of Public Health CPH College of Public Health KEY: # = new course * = course changed =coursedropped University of Kentucky 2013-2014 Undergraduate Bulletin 1 CPH 201 INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC HEALTH(suchasHIVprevention,maternalandchildhealth,reducingobesityrates,andreducingtobaccoaddiction)willbecome focal points for the investigation of these strategies. #CPH 202 PUBLIC HEALTH THROUGH POPULAR FILM. (3

MacAdam, Keith

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Health Economics and Public Policy Summer 2014  

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problems To apply this knowledge to understand recent health reforms and their impacts Professor hold a weekly review session to discuss the material that has been covered, health care developmentsHealth Economics and Public Policy ECON 170s Summer 2014 Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays; 1-3:15pm

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Health and Health Care, Need for  

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Abstract In this article the authors critically examine what it means to be in need of either health or health care. The authors start by considering different definitions of health and reasons for valuing health. In light of their answers to these questions the authors consider the notion of a baseline of health against which health need should be measured, and suggest that this baseline should be specified in terms of a sufficient rather than a maximally attainable level of health achievement. The authors then look at three different concepts of health care need and how needs would be ranked for the purpose of health care rationing on each of these three conceptions. It is concluded that ‘distribution according to need’ names a general approach to health policy rather than a specific principle of distribution.

G. Wester; J. Wolff

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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American Journal of Public Health | April 2002, Vol 92, No. 4598 | Public Health Matters | Peer Reviewed | Waitzkin et al. PUBLIC HEALTH MATTERS  

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effects on individuals.This reform did not address the problems of the uninsured. (Am J Public Health-subsidize the costs of health care also have contributed to access problems for low-income and uninsured per- sons.8 health centers cut services owing to the effects of Medicaid managed care, the costs of caring

Bock, John

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Department of Entomology Public Health  

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Department of Entomology Public Health E-251-W PURDUE EXTENSION BLACK FLIES: BIOLOGY AND PUBLIC: BIOLOGY AND PUBLIC HEALTH RISK -- E-251-W General life cycle of black flies. (Illustration by: Scott

Ginzel, Matthew

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Mental health in schools and public health  

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Corporation; 1989. Public Health Reports / May–June 2006 /comes in part from the Of?ce of Adolescent Health, Maternaland Child Health Bureau (Title V, Social Security Act),

Adelman, Howard S; Taylor, Linda

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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RESEARCH ARTICLE Health Care Outcomes  

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RESEARCH ARTICLE Health Care Outcomes The CABG Surgery Volume­Outcome Relationship: Temporal Trends's Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD). Principal Findings. We found that during contribute during the voluntary program. r Health Research and Educational Trust DOI: 10.1111/j.1475

Rocke, David M.

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH &. HUMAN SERVICES Public Health Service National Institutes of Health  

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH &. HUMAN SERVICES Public Health Service National Institutes of Health of Intramural Research, OD Dr. James F. Taylor, Director Office ofAnimal Care and Use, OIR, OD Director, Division ofOccupational Health and Safety (DOHS) Scientific Resources, ORS Subject: Medical Surveillance of

Bandettini, Peter A.

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Chapter 1 - The Health Care Landscape  

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Abstract Chapter 1 is an introduction to current issues in health care with a focus on strategies to advance person-centered care—primarily but not exclusively in mental health and substance abuse service as well as integrated health care delivery systems. Treatment planning can help to assure the individual’s experience of care as individualized and person-centered, but this must be understood in the context of the service delivery system. Topics include the meaning of person-centeredness, whole health and mental health/primary care integration, shared decision making, the Wagner care model, health care reform, medical necessity, workforce challenges and trauma-informed care.

Neal Adams; Diane M. Grieder

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Parkland Health Care Campus  

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Total qty. Platinum level: 3 These are projects that have been certified via LEED for New Construction (LEED-NC) or LEED for Healthcare. Source USGBC Kiowa County Memorial Hospital OHSU Ctr for Health nd Healing Dell Children?s Hospital ESL... Total qty. Platinum level: 3 These are projects that have been certified via LEED for New Construction (LEED-NC) or LEED for Healthcare. Source USGBC Kiowa County Memorial Hospital OHSU Ctr for Health nd Healing Dell Children?s Hospital ESL...

Jones, W., Sr.

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Investing in Primary Health Care Achieving better health care in the community  

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Investing in Primary Health Care Achieving better health care in the community #12;Images by Nasir, Nueld Department of Primary Care Health Sciences Oxford has been responsible for some of the world and medical professionals. Primary Health Care provides the first point of contact in most health care systems

Oxford, University of

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as Catalyst in Public Health  

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Crisis as Catalyst in Public Health Immigration Reform and the Threat of Rhetorical Violence look at immigration reform and the impact of public discourse focused on this topic. The panel

Bushman, Frederic

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2013 National Public Health Week (April 1-7)  

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2013 National Public Health Week (April 1-7) Print E-mail 2013 National Public Health Week (April 1-7) Print E-mail 2013 National Public Health Week Monday, April 1, 2013 Today marks the beginning of National Public Health Week (NPHW). Since 1995, communities across the United States have designated the first week of April as a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation. This year's theme is "Public Health is ROI: Save Lives, Save Money." The 2013 NPHW theme was developed to highlight the value of prevention and the importance of well-supported public health systems in preventing disease, saving lives and curbing health care spending. Visit the National Public Health Week website to check out a calendar of events and see how you can get involved

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Transforming IT University Health Care System  

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Transforming IT University Health Care System improves patient care with enterprise grid storage infrastructure. Solution IBM helped University Health Care System (UHCS) develop a plan for using technology of storage University Health Care System is a not- for-profit community hospital network that serves 25

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A Look at Health Care Buildings - Index Page  

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Health Care Health Care Home: A Look at CBECS Building Activities How large are they? How many employees are there? Where are they located? How old are they? Who owns and occupies them? Are they on multibuilding complexes? How do they use energy and how much does it cost? How do they use electricity? How do they use natural gas? What types of equipment do they use? How do they measure up on conservation efforts? Summary Comparison Table (All Activities) HEALTH CARE BUILDINGS There were an estimated 105,000 health care buildings in the U.S. in 1995. Number of Buildings In the Commercial Buildings Energy Consumption Survey (CBECS), information for health care buildings is collected for both inpatient and outpatient health care, although these two categories are combined in most CBECS publications. This site provides further detail on these two categories.

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UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT HEALTH CENTER CORRECTIONAL MANAGED HEALTH CARE  

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UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT HEALTH CENTER CORRECTIONAL MANAGED HEALTH CARE POLICY AND PROCEDURES Managed Health Care (CMHC) shall provide Connecticut Department of Correction (CDOC) inmates with basic concepts related to preventive health maintenance, including health education services and training in self-care

Oliver, Douglas L.

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UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT HEALTH CENTER CORRECTIONAL MANAGED HEALTH CARE  

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UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT HEALTH CENTER CORRECTIONAL MANAGED HEALTH CARE POLICY AND PROCEDURES CORRECTIONAL MANAGED HEALTH CARE POLICY AND PROCEDURES FOR USE WITHIN THE CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION;UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT HEALTH CENTER CORRECTIONAL MANAGED HEALTH CARE POLICY AND PROCEDURES FOR USE WITHIN

Oliver, Douglas L.

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UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT HEALTH CENTER CORRECTIONAL MANAGED HEALTH CARE  

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UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT HEALTH CENTER CORRECTIONAL MANAGED HEALTH CARE POLICY AND PROCEDURES), Correctional Managed Health Care (CMHC) Health Services staff should access their CMHC e-mail daily when on HEALTH CARE POLICY AND PROCEDURES FOR USE WITHIN THE CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION NUMBER: C 1

Oliver, Douglas L.

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Health Information Systems for Primary Health Care: Thinking About Participation  

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Health Information Systems for Primary Health Care: Thinking About Participation Elaine Byrne in supporting primary health care functioning, the design, development and implementation of these systems information systems, human rights 1. Introduction: Primary health care is a crucial element of national health

Sahay, Sundeep

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Health Care (Inpatient) | Open Energy Information  

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Inpatient) Jump to: navigation, search Building Type Health Care (Inpatient) Definition Buildings used as diagnostic and treatment facilities for inpatient care. Sub Categories...

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Health Care (Outpatient) | Open Energy Information  

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Outpatient) Jump to: navigation, search Building Type Health Care (Outpatient) Definition Buildings used as diagnostic and treatment facilities for outpatient care. Medical offices...

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Introducing a fresh approach to health care.  

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Introducing a fresh approach to health care. Healthy Blue HSA MEMBER GUIDE #12;fresh {fresh Blue Shield of Michigan to provide health care spending account administration services. An independent the things that are working in health care and combine them under one comprehensive health plan. A Blues

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Roadmap: Public Health Global Health Bachelor of Science in Public Health  

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Roadmap: Public Health ­ Global Health­ Bachelor of Science in Public Health [PH-BSPH-PH-GLHL] College of Public Health Catalog Year: 2013-2014 Page 1 of 3 | Last Updated: 24-Apr-2013/LNHD This roadmap One: [14 Credit Hours] PH 10001 Introduction to Public Health 3 US 10097 Destination Kent State

Sheridan, Scott

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The Cost Implications of Health Care Reform  

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...health insurance coverage. But there is concern about its implications for health care costs. These concerns have been heightened by a recent report from the actuary at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which shows that health care reform will cause an expansion of national health... Jonathan Gruber argues that by the second decade, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will have reduced national health care spending.

Gruber J.

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Health and Social Care Is Health and Social Care right for me?  

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Health and Social Care Is Health and Social Care right for me? Are you are interested in caring for a specialised degree in medicine, nursing or social work? If yes, then Health and Social Care could the best out of this degree. The skills you can gain from a degree in Health and Social Care are wide

Harman, Neal.A.

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Agent-based health care management An Agent-based Approach to Health Care Management  

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Agent-based health care management 1 An Agent-based Approach to Health Care Management Jun Huang1, London WC2A 3PX, UK. Abbreviated title: Agent-based health care management Complete Mailing Address. London E1 4NS UK #12;Agent-based health care management 2 Abstract The provision of medical care

Mascardi, Viviana

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Workplace Charging Challenge Partner: Advocate Health Care  

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Advocate Health Care is named among the nation’s top five large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics and is the largest health system in Illinois. As a health system, Advocate...

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Essays on pharmaceuticals and health care expenditures  

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health care expenditures. This dissertation also explores the relations between FDA Therapeutic Drug Classification and total health care expenditures. It offers a better methodology by incorporating both the quality and the age of the drugs to capture...

Karaca, Zeynal

2009-06-02T23:59:59.000Z

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UNIVERSITY OF CONNECICUT HEALTH CENTER CORRECTIONAL MANAGED HEALTH CARE  

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UNIVERSITY OF CONNECICUT HEALTH CENTER CORRECTIONAL MANAGED HEALTH CARE POLICY AND PROCEDURES Managed Health Care (CMHC) shall ensure that newly admitted inmates to Connecticut Department include, but is not limited to, emergency health care, sick call, access to medication, dental and mental

Oliver, Douglas L.

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Studienordnung des Masterstudiengangs ,,Health Care Management"  

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Studienordnung des Masterstudiengangs ,,Health Care Management" an der Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universit�t Greifswald die fol- gende Studienordnung f�r den Masterstudiengang ,,Health Care Manage- ment" als Satzung Masterstudiengang (M.Sc.) ,,Health Care Management" an der Ernst-Moritz- Arndt-Universit�t Greifswald vom 15. M

Greifswald, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität

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Home Health and Informal Care Utilization  

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Home Health and Informal Care Utilization and Costs Over Time in Alzheimer's Disease Carolyn W. Zhu, NY 10468 (E-mail: Carolyn.zhu@mssm.edu). Home Health Care Services Quarterly, Vol. 27(1) 2008, and (3) estimate possible interdependence of home health and informal care utilization. Methods

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Page 1 of 11 HEALTH CARE COLLEGES  

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Page 1 of 11 HEALTH CARE COLLEGES CODE OF STUDENT PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT ARTICLE 1: INTRODUCTION Rationale The credibility of a health care professional is based, to a large extent, on maintaining a high in the health care colleges have a particular obligation to conduct themselves at all times in a manner

Hayes, Jane E.

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Ethics in Health Care: Perspectives and Applications  

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3rd Annual Ethics in Health Care: Perspectives and Applications Taking Your Pulse: Coping of action but feel constrained to act on it. All health care providers experience moral distress from time, discuss cases that cause it, and better understand how doctors, nurses, and other health care

Anderson, Richard

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OF HEALTH CARE IN TURBULENT TIMES  

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FIXING THE FLOW OF HEALTH CARE IN TURBULENT TIMES INNOVATION REPORT 2014 #12;Since 2012, Algorithms facing health care today. We believe there's an unprecedented opportunity to invent a new vision for health care, and academic medicine is poised to lead the way. Algorithms for Innovations is designed

Feschotte, Cedric

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Information Technology for Health Care in Mozambique  

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Information Technology for Health Care in Mozambique Editorial Introduction Eric Monteiro Associate immediately over to the health care sector. Life expectancy is 38.5 years. Endemic malaria accounts for about by Ciborra (2000). The information systems described in this special issue address the health care sector, i

Monteiro, Eric

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Public Health Leadership Society Principles of the Ethical Practice of Public Health  

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Public Health Leadership Society © 2002 Principles of the Ethical Practice of Public Health #12;Public Health Leadership Society #12;Principles of the Ethical Practice of Public Health Version 2 of the Ethical Practice of Public Health 4 Supplemental Materials: Rationale for a Public Health Code of Ethics 5

Biederman, Irving

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MORE HEALTH CARE REFORM By Victor R. Fuchs  

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MORE HEALTH CARE REFORM By Victor R. Fuchs #12;2 | MORE HEALTH CARE REFORM The Robert Wood Johnson?................................................................................... 8 Government Payment for Health Care -- Causes and Consequences....................................................................................................................................................................................... 16 Health Care Is Different -- That's Why Expenditures Matter

Zalta, Edward N.

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Health Sciences Center Department of Internal Medicine Employee Health Promotion Program Health Care Provider Report  

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Health Sciences Center Department of Internal Medicine Employee Health Promotion Program Health Care Provider Report Dear Health Care Provider: Your patient, ______________________________, has applied for enrollment in a fitness program sponsored by the University of New Mexico, Employee Health

New Mexico, University of

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Health and Pre-Professional Health care is currently Canada's  

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Health and Pre-Professional Health care is currently Canada's second-largest service industry. In addition to traditional health-related roles (e.g., physician, nurse, dentist, pharmacist), a wealth of new health care careers are opening as a result of recent scientific, medical and technological advances

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DEPARTMENT OF EPIDEMIOLOGY & PUBLIC HEALTH DIVISION OF GERONTOLOGY  

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, women's health, chronic care and disease management, health disparities, mHealth, trauma and emergency

Weber, David J.

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Collaborative Partnerships in Health, Medicine & Social Care  

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Collaborative Partnerships in Health, Medicine & Social Care Launch Conference Lancaster University and globally in Health, Medicine and Social Care. Guest Speakers will include: Dr Louise Wood (Head sector in research, knowledge exchange and professional development across all fields of Health, Medicine

Meju, Max

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Public Health and Older GeorgiansPublic Health and Older Georgians  

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Public Health and Older GeorgiansPublic Health and Older Georgians:: Health DisparitiesHealth Disparities Institute of Gerontology College of Public Health The University of Georgia #12;F r o m t h e D i r e c t o r HealthDisparitiesandOlder Georgians This report continues the Public Health and Older

Arnold, Jonathan

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Master of Public Health (MPH) and  

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and Human Services 2010 1 Master of Public Health (MPH) and Certificate Program University of New Hampshire) and Public Health Certificate Program (PHC) University of New Hampshire Manchester Campus 286 Commercial StMaster of Public Health (MPH) and Public Health Certificate Program (PHC) University of New

New Hampshire, University of

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R.V. Roskam Evaluation of Online Public Sexual Health in the Netherlands EVALUATION OF ONLINE PUBLIC  

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R.V. Roskam Evaluation of Online Public Sexual Health in the Netherlands 1 EVALUATION OF ONLINE PUBLIC SEXUAL HEALTH CARE IN THE NETHERLANDS A SCENARIO-BASED USER EVALUATION RONALD V. ROSKAM JUNE 2014 UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE. #12;R.V. Roskam Evaluation of Online Public Sexual Health in the Netherlands 2

Al Hanbali, Ahmad

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University of Florida College of Public Health & Health Professions  

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-3930 Email: gatoreng@ufl.edu Office hours: TBD Course Overview Health care is provided by or through health on the access, quality, safety, and cost of health care. In this course we will review and apply the major "macro" theoretical perspectives to the study of health care organizations. Particular attention is given

Kane, Andrew S.

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2014-2015Series Public Health  

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2014-2015Series College of Public Health University of Kentucky is accredited by the Southern) .......................................................... 3 *BST 330 Statistical Thinking for Population Health *CPH 201 Introduction to Public Health

MacAdam, Keith

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Prison Health Care: Is Contracting Out Healthy?  

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of prison health care contracting would benefit from bettermight distinguish between contracting out to profit- seekingDeath Count Table 1. Contracting Percentage (Measured at the

Bedard, Kelly; Frech, Ted E

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Analysis of Assembly Bill 2281: High Deductible Health Care Coverage  

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the potential public health implications of the preventiveis on the public health implications of AB 2281 on the useConsumer-Directed” Health Plans: Implications for Health

California Health Benefits Review Program (CHBRP)

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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University of Florida College of Public Health & Health Professions  

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://lss.at.ufl.edu/ Course Overview This course is an introduction and overview of the management of Health Care information, manage competing organizational goals and priorities, recognize that diverse health care) Understand the purpose and function of each organization and service department within health care

Kane, Andrew S.

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University of Florida College of Public Health & Health Professions  

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://lss.at.ufl.edu/ Course Overview This course is an introduction and overview of the management of Health Care information, manage competing organizational goals and priorities, recognize that diverse health care within health care organizations and how they interrelate. 4) Understand how leaders energize

Kane, Andrew S.

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University of Florida College of Public Health & Health Professions  

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's Sakai web site (elearning2.courses.ufl.edu). COURSE DESCRIPTION: On a day to day basis, health care and service quality. Health care organizations are being "squeezed" by declining reimbursements, while sector. Apply various analytical tools and techniques to various health care problems related to quality

Kane, Andrew S.

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University of Florida College of Public Health & Health Professions  

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.ufl.edu). COURSE DESCRIPTION: On a day to day basis, health care managers are charged with improving costs and financial outcomes while simultaneously improving clinical and service quality. Health care organizations required to make effective tactical and operational decisions in a health care environment. The course

Kane, Andrew S.

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University of Florida College of Public Health & Health Professions  

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). Understanding Health Care Outcomes Research (2nd Edition). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers. #12;2 Suggested Readings Institute of Medicine. Committee on Quality of Health Care in America. 2000. To Err. Committee on Quality of Health Care in America. 2001. Crossing the Quality Chasm. Washington, DC: National

Kane, Andrew S.

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Health Education & Behavior 2012 Society for Public  

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identify the health implications of aHealth Education & Behavior XX(X) 1­8 © 2012 Society for Public Health Education Reprints Health Orga- nization guideline for arsenic of 10 µg/L because of naturally occurring arsenic

van Geen, Alexander

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Health Insurance and Access to Primary Care for Children  

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...sponsored by the National Center for Health Statistics, and field operations are conducted by trained personnel from the Bureau of the Census. The survey instrument consists of a core questionnaire and supplemental questionnaires on selected topics of interest to the public health community. During the final... The promise of extending health insurance coverage to all Americans appeared to have faded altogether with the demise of the Clinton health care reform effort in 1994. However, the prospects of expanding health insurance for children improved markedly ...

Newacheck P.W.Stoddard J.J.Hughes D.C.Pearl M.

1998-02-19T23:59:59.000Z

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Nonlinear relationship between health care expenditure and its determinants: a panel smooth transition regression model  

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This paper employs a panel of 16 OECD countries over the period 1975–2009 to reexamine the health care expenditure (HCE)-income relationship by considering a lagged ratio of public expenditures on health as th...

Po-Chin Wu; Shiao-Yen Liu; Sheng-Chieh Pan

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Public Health Genomics Population Health Sciences 650 Section 023  

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Public Health Genomics Population Health Sciences 650 Section 023 Summer 2009, 07/20/09 ­ 07: Public health genomics is a new discipline that uses knowledge gained from genetic and molecular research and the social sciences, and much more. This course will provide 1) an introduction to public health genomics, 2

Sheridan, Jennifer

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Climate Instability and Public Health  

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Climate Instability and Public Health Climate Instability and Public Health Speaker(s): Paul Epstein Date: August 7, 2003 - 12:00pm Location: Bldg. 90 Seminar Host/Point of Contact: Evan Mills Climate restricts the range of infectious diseases, while weather affects the timing and intensity of outbreaks. The ranges of several key diseases or their vectors are changing, along with shifts in plant communities and the retreat of alpine glaciers. In addition, extreme weather events associated with warming create conditions conducive to "clusters" of disease outbreaks. The rapid spread of West Nile virus in the Americas is related, paradoxically, to drought and its impact on wildlife (230 species of animals, 138 species of birds) could alter the ratios of predator birds to their prey (including rodents) and thus have implications for human

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HIPAA NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES HEALTH CARE SERVICE CORPORATION HEALTH PLAN ("Health Plan")  

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TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY. The Health Plan and the Flex Plan (collectively, the "Plans1 HIPAA NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES HEALTH CARE SERVICE CORPORATION HEALTH PLAN ("Health Plan") & HEALTH CARE SERVICE CORPORATION MASTER FLEXIBLE BENEFIT PLAN ("Flex Plan") EFFECTIVE APRIL 14, 2003

Shahriar, Selim

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Ethics and Public Health 3 credit hours  

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PUB H Ethics and Public Health 3 credit hours Summer, 2009 Instructor: Ann Cook, PhD, MPA, Research U.S. public health policies. The course begins with a rationale for studying the ethical dimensions of public health and then examines ethical decisonmaking in arenas such as policy development, research

Vonessen, Nikolaus

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Advertising Health Care: Causes and Consequences  

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Abstract An overview and a discussion of the key research and policy issues related to advertising in health care markets are presented in this article. Based on the two workhorse models of advertising from the economics literature – informative and persuasive advertising – the main effects of advertising in terms of market outcomes (quantity, price, quality, and entry) are discussed. The overview concentrates on discussing advertising of health care providers and advertising of prescription drugs, which are treated separately. The discussion provides tentative policy implications with respect to the social benefits and costs of advertising in health care markets.

O.R. Straume

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Chapter 2 - Expanding the Concept of Public Health  

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Abstract Ancient societies recognized the needs of sanitation, food safety, workers’ health, and medical care to protect against disease and to promote well-being and civic prosperity. New energies and knowledge since the eighteenth century produced landmark discoveries such as prevention of scurvy and vaccination against smallpox. The biological germ theory and competing miasma theory each proved effective in sanitation, and immunization in control of infectious diseases. Non-communicable diseases as the leading causes of mortality have responded to innovative preventive care of health risk factors, smoking, hypertension, obesity, physical inactivity, unhealthful diets, and diabetes mellitus. Health promotion proved effective to modern public health in tackling disease origins, individual behavior, and social and economic conditions. The global burden of infectious and non-communicable diseases, aging and chronic illness faces rising costs and still inadequate prevention. The evolution of concepts of public health will have to address these new challenges of population health.

Theodore H. Tulchinsky; Elena A. Varavikova

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Summary Report Public Health Workshop on the  

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Summary Report Public Health Workshop on the Department of Health White Paper: Healthy Lives, Healthy People March 2011 #12;PUBLIC HEALTH WORKSHOP REPORT Department of Health White Paper: Healthy of this workshop were: · To bring together key stakeholders to discuss the implications of the White Paper: Healthy

Rambaut, Andrew

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Public Health County of Santa Cruz  

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Public Health Division County of Santa Cruz HEALTH SERVICES AGENCY POST OFFICE BOX 962, 1080 at the two Public Health clinics located at 1080 Emeline Ave. in Santa Cruz and at 9 Crestview Dr. in Watsonville, on a walk-in basis. County health clinic services are limited to those who reside in Santa Cruz

California at Santa Cruz, University of

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Public Health County of Santa Cruz  

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Public Health Division County of Santa Cruz HEALTH SERVICES AGENCY POST OFFICE BOX 962, 1080 Date: December 3, 2009 Phone: 831-454-4000 Email: hsadocpio@co.santa-cruz.ca.us County Health Department Announces Flu Vaccine Clinic Santa Cruz County Public Health will hold an additional walk

California at Santa Cruz, University of

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Introducing the journal of compassionate health care  

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The inspiration for this new open access journal, Journal of Compassionate Health Care emerged from the apparent need to restore humanity to healthcare, particularly within a period of austerity that has been aff...

Sue Shea; Christos Lionis

2014-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Health Care Cost Containment in Connecticut  

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In 1993, the state legislature, through its chief oversight committee—the Legislative Program Review and Investigations Committee—undertook a study of Connecticut’s health care delivery system. The goal...

L. Spencer Cain

1995-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Rx for Health Care Inzunza is a student in UCSC's  

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Rx for Health Care Inzunza is a student in UCSC's innovative Health Sciences program, one or regional health- care facility--reflects the campus's commitment to help meet the future health-care needs with people." Health-care-professional schools are looking for people with just the kind of field experience

Zhang, Yi

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Measuring Equality and Equity in Health and Health Care  

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Abstract In this article, the authors give a nonexhaustive overview of the techniques that economists have developed to measure inequality and inequity in health and health care. They start off with a concise introduction into the history of health inequality measurement. The remainder focuses on the most important contributions since 2000 and is intended primarily as a catalog of what is available at present.

T. Van Ourti; G. Erreygers; P. Clarke

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - american public health Sample Search Results  

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Summary: , Americans created a mixed public-private system a long time ago and health care reform further embeds... by not ultimately allowing the public option. So what are we...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - americans public health Sample Search Results  

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Summary: , Americans created a mixed public-private system a long time ago and health care reform further embeds... by not ultimately allowing the public option. So what are we...

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Your path to a career in Health Care Professions  

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Your path to a career in Health Care Professions #12;H ealth care professionals have successful careers in a variety of areas. They may work in health care administration, provide patient care, or sell is not the only path to a career in health care. In the following pages, you will find that there are many paths

Howat, Ian M.

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INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH AND MEDICINE AT  

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INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH AND MEDICINE AT NORTHWESTERN MEDICINE CENTER FOR PATIENT- CENTERED FOR PUBLIC HEALTH AND MEDICINE AT NORTHWESTERN MEDICINE CENTER FOR PATIENT-CENTERED OUTCOMES "Our work often seeks to understand human behavior and its interface with pressing health issues. We focus on the human

Engman, David M.

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Managing County Employee Health Care Costs The Problem  

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Managing County Employee Health Care Costs The Problem If food costs increased at same rate as health care, one dozen eggs would cost $80.20! 87.5% of health-care claims are due to employees cholesterol, and inactivity. Costs include unnecessary use of health-care services: 25% of doctor visits

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The Role of Informatics in Health Care Reform  

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The Role of Informatics in Health Care Reform Yueyi I. Liu, MD, PhD, Daniel L. Rubin, MD, MS Improving health care quality while simultaneously reducing cost has become a high priority of health care (such as radiation dose tracking) and quality initiatives. Key Words: Informatics; health care. ª

Rubin, Daniel L.

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SUBMISSION OF EVIDENCE `Wellcome Trust response to the inquiry on Public Health'  

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-based services. A coordinated national approach to public health is required; · reforms to the public health system need to be considered within the context of the proposed reforms in health and social care that this is supported by appropriate mechanisms to facilitate access to these data for research. Introduction 2. Reform

Rambaut, Andrew

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Policy Dilemmas in Latino Health Care and Implementation of the Affordable Care Act.  

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Implications of health care reform for Latino behaviorialhealth care among Latina immigrants and children: implications for national reform.health-reform/fact-sheet/summary-of- the-affordable-care-

Ortega, AN; Rodriguez, HP; Vargas Bustamante, A

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Medicare, Medicaid and the elderly's access to health care  

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, 1982). Combined with the economic situation, such thinking has led to policy changes in Medicare and Medicaid that include increased copayments and deductibles, stricter reimbursement procedures, and stiffer eligibility requirements. As a result... of such powerful opposition. In 1965, President Lyndon Johnson and former President Harry Truman signed the legislation that created the Medicare and Medicaid programs. This brought about a new era of public involvement in health care (Neugarten, 1982...

Arnold, Connie Lea

1992-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response...  

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Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002 Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002 July 3, 2002 Public...

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Health Care Demand, Empirical Determinants of  

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Abstract Economic theory provides a powerful but incomplete guide to the empirical determinants of health care demand. This article seeks to provide guidance on the selection and interpretation of demand determinants in empirical models. The author begins by introducing some general rules of thumb derived from economic and statistical principles. A brief review of the recent empirical literature next describes the range of current practices. Finally, a representative example of health care demand is developed to illustrate the selection, use, and interpretation of empirical determinants.

S.H. Zuvekas

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Health Insurance Status and Ambulatory Care for Children  

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...the civilian, noninstitutionalized population, with oversampling of poor and low-income families, as well as blacks and Hispanics. Data were collected primarily by means of household surveys of adults, in four rounds of in-person and telephone interviews conducted at three-month intervals. A final, short... During the 1960s and 1970s, the United States made progress toward ensuring access to health care services for all children through various public programs affecting the financing and delivery of medical care. More recently, however, these gains in access ...

Stoddard J.J.St. Peter R.F.Newacheck P.W.

1994-05-19T23:59:59.000Z

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Health and Oral Health Care Needs and Health Care-Seeking Behavior Among Homeless Injection Drug Users in San Francisco  

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homeless adults. J Public Health Dent. 2006; 66(4): 276-278.areas, 1992–2002. J Urban Health. 2009; 86(1): 132-154. 5.P, Dwyer R. The oral health of street-recruited injecting

Robbins, Jonathan Leserman; Wenger, Lynn; Lorvick, Jennifer; Shiboski, Caroline; Kral, Alex H.

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Information Management in Health Administration College of Public Health and Health Professions  

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. Required texts: Wager, Lee, Glaser. Health Care Information Systems. 2nd edition. (2009) John Wiley for Health: Using Electronic Health Records to Transform Care Delivery. 1st edition. (2010) Jossey-Bass ISBN to timely, complete, accurate, legible and relevant information is critical to health care organizations

Kane, Andrew S.

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Erratum: Horizontal equity in health care utilization in Brazil, 1998-2008  

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While the article entitled Horizontal equity in health care utilization in Brazil, 1998–2008 [1] was being prepared for publication, a typographical error was introduced in the methods section. The sentence “The ...

James Macinko; Maria Fernanda Lima-Costa

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PUBLIC HEALTH EVALUATION PROJECT RULISON  

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PUBLIC HEALTH EVALUATION PUBLIC HEALTH EVALUATION PROJECT RULISON (PRODUCTION TESTING) by R o y B . E v a n s , D a v i d E . B e r n h a r d t P r o g r a m s 'and P l a n s S o u t h w e s t e r n R a d i o l o g i c a l H e a l t h L a b o r a t o r y U . S . D e p a r t m e n t o f H e a l t h , E d u c a t i o n a n d Welfare P u b l i c H e a l t h S e r v i c e E n v i r o n m e n t a 1 H e a l t h S e r v i c e E n v i r o n m e n t a l C o n t r o l A d m i n i s t r a t i o n B u r e a u of R a d i o l o g i c a l H e a l t h D r a f t e d - O c t o b e r 1969 P u b l i s h e d - May 1 9 7 0 S e c o n d P r i n t i n g - A u g u s t 1 9 7 0 This page intentionally left blank ABSTRACT Project Rulison i s a Plowshare experiment t o i n v e s t i g a t e the f e a s i b i l i t y o f nuclear explosive s t i m u l a t i o n of n a t u r a l gas production. The detonation of t h e e x p l o s i v e took place on September 1 0 , 1969. Production t e s t i n g a c t i v i t i e s w i i l be i n i t i a t e d s i x months or more a f t e r t h e d e t o n a t i o n and w i l l e n t a i l f l

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Public Health, Food Studies And Nutrition Department Of Public Health, Food Studies And Nutrition  

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therapy, practice of dietetics, community nutrition, food science, and food service systems. All studentsPublic Health, Food Studies And Nutrition Department Of Public Health, Food Studies And Nutrition Kay Stearns Bruening, Chair, 315-443-2386 426 Ostrom Ave. The Department of Public Health, Food

Mather, Patrick T.

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Health Care Reform Challenge: Creating a High Performance Healthcare System  

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Health Care Reform Challenge: Creating a High Performance Healthcare System Tom Simmer, MD Chief;The Challenge of Reform: Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) · ACO's are provider organizations health care delivery Organized Systems of Care Population focus for primary care physicians, hospitals

Finley Jr., Russell L.

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Prevalence of Unmet Health Care Needs and Description of Health Careseeking Behavior Among  

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Prevalence of Unmet Health Care Needs and Description of Health Care­seeking Behavior Among in the state's history. This study aims to identify unmet medical needs and health care­seeking patterns covered demographics; needs following the wildfires (shelter, food, water, and health care); acute health

Scharfstein, Daniel

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Assuring Equity Through Health and Health Care Reform Conference Registration Information (Type or Print)  

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Assuring Equity Through Health and Health Care Reform Conference Registration Information (Type Care Structural Reform: What's Happening in Albany and Washington? Changing the Social Determinants of Health Reform in the Pharmaceutical Industry Sustaining Community Health Workers Comparative

Brown, Lucy L.

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Antitrust Enforcement in Health Care — Controlling Costs, Improving Quality  

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The success of health care reform in the United States depends on the proper functioning of our market-based health care system. Antitrust laws play a crucial role in ensuring that consumers benefit from robust market competition. In health care, as in other sectors, competition leads to lower costs... Merger activity among health care providers has been accelerating, and left unchecked, consolidation risks undermining some of the key objectives of health care reform. The Federal Trade Commission aims to ensure that health care provider markets remain competitive.

Ramirez E.

2014-12-11T23:59:59.000Z

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Worker and Public Health Activities Program  

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Health and Safety Programs Health and Safety Programs Home About HS-13 What's New HS-13 Staff Pandemic Influenza Beryllium-Associated Worker Registry CEDR Illness and Injury Surveillance Program Epi Moratorium United States Transuranium and Uranium Registries Occupational Medicine Worker and Community Public Health Activities Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site (REAC/TS) Program Chronic Beryllium Disease Bio-repository Initiative Articles Links HSS Logo Worker and Public Health Activities Program The aim of the Worker and Public Health Activities Program is to improve our understanding of the consequences of exposures to ionizing radiation and other hazardous materials to workers and to the public. One of the program's strategic objectives is to support studies related to current and past operations of DOE facilities that ascribe to the highest scientific standards and policies and to communicate the health effects into impact-driven practices for improving worker and public health. This objective strives to ensure that the studies and public health activities address the most relevant research pertaining to DOE operations and provide a framework for intervention. Periodic evaluation of the research via independent external peer review enhances this objective. DOE encourages publication in scientific peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific meetings.

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Physician payments under health care reform  

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Abstract This study examines the impact of major health insurance reform on payments made in the health care sector. We study the prices of services paid to physicians in the privately insured market during the Massachusetts health care reform. The reform increased the number of insured individuals as well as introduced an online marketplace where insurers compete. We estimate that, over the reform period, physician payments increased at least 11 percentage points relative to control areas. Payment increases began around the time legislation passed the House and Senate—the period in which their was a high probability of the bill eventually becoming law. This result is consistent with fixed-duration payment contracts being negotiated in anticipation of future demand and competition.

Abe Dunn; Adam Hale Shapiro

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Unfair inequalities in health and health care Marc Fleurbaey and Erik Schokkaert  

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2007/90 Unfair inequalities in health and health care Marc Fleurbaey and Erik Schokkaert #12;CORE DISCUSSION PAPER 2007/90 Unfair inequalities in health and health care Marc FLEURBAEY 1 and Erik SCHOKKAERT2 November2007 Abstract Inequalities in health and health care are caused by different factors. Measuring

Nesterov, Yurii

142

Health Care Financing in Ethiopia: Implications on Access to Essential Medicines  

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AbstractBackground The Ethiopian health care system is under tremendous reform. One of the issues high on the agenda is health care financing. In an effort to protect citizens from catastrophic effects of the clearly high share of out-of-pocket expenditure, the government is currently working to introduce health insurance. Objective This article aims to highlight the components of the Ethiopian health care financing reform and discuss its implications on access to essential medicines. Methods A desk review of government policy documents and proclamations was done. Moreover, a review of the scientific literature was done via PubMed and search of other local journals not indexed in PubMed. Results Revenue retention by health facilities, systematizing the fee waiver system, standardizing exemption services, outsourcing of nonclinical services, user fee setting and revision, initiation of compulsory health insurance (community-based health insurance and social health insurance), establishment of a private wing in public hospitals, and health facility autonomy were the main components of the health care financing reform in Ethiopia. Although limited, the evidence shows that there is increased health care utilization, access to medicines, and quality of services as a result of the reforms. Conclusions Encouraging progress has been made in the implementation of health care financing reforms in Ethiopia. However, there is shortage of evidence on the effect of the health care financing reforms on access to essential medicines in the country. Thus, a clear need exists for well-organized research on the issue.

Eskinder Eshetu Ali

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Economic Impact of Aurora Health Care in Wisconsin  

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The Economic Impact of Aurora Health Care By The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Center for Economic Development June 2013 Health Care by the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee Center for Economic Development

Saldin, Dilano

144

Health Care Reform: What School Mental Health Professionals Need to Know  

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Health Care Reform: What School Mental Health Professionals Need to Know On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed comprehensive health care reform, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), into law (P.L. 111-148). This major reform to health care certainly has had and will continue to have

Weber, David J.

145

Trust in the Health Care System and the Use of Preventive Health Services by Older Black  

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Trust in the Health Care System and the Use of Preventive Health Services by Older Black and White. Thomas, PhD There is strong empirical evidence of health care disparities between Black and White preventive care.1­5 The causes of disparities in health care are complex and have been the subject

Sheikh, Yaser Ajmal

146

Efficiency in Health Care, Concepts of  

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Abstract This article gives an introduction to efficiency concepts as they are defined and measured in the field of health economics. The terms, technical efficiency, production efficiency, and allocative efficiency are defined. As efficiency is not ensured by market forces (due to health care market imperfections), there is a need for efficiency measurement. The reader is introduced to instruments for measuring efficiency: productivity analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis, and cost benefit analysis. The strengths and weaknesses of the methods are briefly discussed. This article should be seen as an introduction to subsequent articles on efficiency analysis, economic evaluation, and normative frameworks.

D. Gyrd-Hansen

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Integrating Oral and General Health Care  

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...medical costs. The 2007 case of Deamonte Driver, a 12-year-old Maryland boy who died when bacteria from an untreated tooth infection spread to his brain, generated sufficient awareness and legislative support that dental coverage for children was included in the federal reauthorization of the Children's... Americans face serious challenges in oral health that result in lost work and school hours and impose heavy costs on the health care system and society. We may be able to address the problem by ending medicine's separation between the mouth and the rest of the body.

Donoff B.McDonough J.E.Riedy C.A.

2014-12-11T23:59:59.000Z

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Public Health Issues Associated with Small Drinking Water Systems  

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Public Health Issues Associated with Small Drinking Water Systems Not Regulated by the Safe Drinking Water Act From: Nonfederally Regulated Drinking Water Systems: State and Local Public Health ...........................................................................................5 Priority Environmental Public Health Challenges for Small Drinking Water Systems

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A survey on statistical methods for health care fraud detection  

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A survey on statistical methods for health care fraud detection Jing Li & Kuei-Ying Huang Media, LLC 2007 Abstract Fraud and abuse have led to significant addition- al expense in the health care applied to health care fraud detection, with focuses on classifying fraudulent behaviors, identify- ing

Li, Jing

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Studienordnung fr den Masterstudiengang (M.Sc.) ,,Health Care Management"  

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Studienordnung für den Masterstudiengang (M.Sc.) ,,Health Care Management" an der Ernst- Moritz den Masterstudiengang (M.Sc.) ,,Health Care Management" als Satzung: Inhaltsverzeichnis § 1.Sc.) ,,Health Care Management" an der Ernst-Moritz- Arndt-Universität Greifswald vom 18.07.2006 das Studium

Greifswald, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität

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Impact of Social Determinants on Health Care Provision  

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Perspective Presented by: Patricia M.C. Brown, Esq. 5/4/2012 #12;Health Care Reform: Two OverarchingImpact of Social Determinants on Health Care Provision Patty Brown, Es q., Pres ident of J ohns problems. 2 Approach to Session #12;· Patty Brown ­ Mission and Business Imperative for all health care

von der Heydt, Rüdiger

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CERTIFICATION OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDER FOR EMPLOYEE'S PREGNANCY DISABILITY  

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CERTIFICATION OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDER FOR EMPLOYEE'S PREGNANCY DISABILITY HUMAN RESOURCES Employee this form to your medical provider. Section II must be fully completed by the health care provider Department/College name: Campus Phone: I authorize my health care provider to complete this form and provide

Eirinaki, Magdalini

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HEALTH CARE COLLEGES CODE OF STUDENT PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT  

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10/14/08 Page 1 HEALTH CARE COLLEGES CODE OF STUDENT PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT (APPROVED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES) ARTICLE 1: INTRODUCTION A. Rationale The credibility of a health care professional is based. Consequently, students in the health care colleges have a particular obligation to conduct themselves at all

Hayes, Jane E.

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Introduction to Health and Social Care (ID:250)  

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Introduction to Health and Social Care (ID:250) Outline This is a day event which will be designed will be given short talks from different staff about the various health and social care courses on offer details Learning outcomes: · The different health and social care courses offered at Swansea University

Harman, Neal.A.

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Normative Agents in Health Care: Uses and Challenges  

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Normative Agents in Health Care: Uses and Challenges Javier V´azquez-Salceda institute;Normative Agents in Health Care: Uses and Challenges Javier V´azquez-Salceda 1 Abstract. The use of Multi-Agent Systems (MAS) in health-care domains is increasing. Such Agent-mediated Medical Systems are designed

Utrecht, Universiteit

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Perceptions of postnatal depression and health care needs in a South African sample: the “mental” in maternal health care  

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Maternal mental health care is a neglected area in low and middle income countries (LAMIC) such as South Africa, where maternal and child health care priorities are focused on reducing maternal and infant mort...

Tasneem Kathree; One M Selohilwe; Arvin Bhana; Inge Petersen

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

157

Priority Setting in Public Health  

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Abstract The key drivers of population health lie outside the health sector. However, decision makers outside the health sector are primarily interested in delivering sector specific outputs other than health. Economic approaches to priority setting can help align sectors to consider the intersectoral impacts of decisions within an integrated societal framework. First, economic evaluation can explicitly identify and measure all impacts – including health – and value them as inputs into overall social welfare. Second, priority setting tools such as program budgeting marginal analysis and multi-criteria decision analysis can then be used to help translate evidence into policy, where the full consequences of decisions are considered and the overall aim is to improve social welfare.

K. Lawson; H. Mason; E. McIntosh; C. Donaldson

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

158

Faculty Handbook Program in Public Health  

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will be applicable to non-Senate faculty and other academic appointees. The Handbook does not replace the underlying Faculty Handbook 2011-2012 Program in Public Health Department of Population Health-AP-10) 92 #12; I. Preface The information in this handbook supplements

Loudon, Catherine

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WSU SPOKANE'S HEALTH CARE PARTNERS Pullman Memorial Hospital  

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WSU SPOKANE'S HEALTH CARE PARTNERS · Pullman Memorial Hospital · Kootenai Medical Center · Sacred Heart Medical Center · Sacred Heart Children's Hospital · Empire Health Foundation · Providence Health Care · Community Health Systems · Shriners Hospital · St. Luke's Rehabilitation · Rockwood

Collins, Gary S.

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The Imperative of Health: Public Health and the Regulated Body  

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The origins of this book lie in the author's consternation about the limitations of the formal training provided for public health specialists. Deborah Lupton's disappointment about the apparent failure of scholars and researchers in public health and health promotion to avail themselves of recent work in socio-cultural and political theory led her to produce this rich and highly readable critique of public health and health promotion practices, past and present. The book benefits from the author's excellent use of the literature from a variety of disciplines, and is packed with vivid examples from a wide range of contexts, which illustrate her basic argument that `the practices and discourses of public health are not value-free or neutral, but rather are highly political and socially contextual' (p.2). She begins with a brief historical tour of public health practices. Ports of call include: mediaeval responses to epidemics; the Enlightenment and the optimistic belief that once science had revealed the laws of nature which governed disease and epidemics, these could be controlled and removed; the Industrial Revolution and the rise of concerns that the poor health of workers living in dirty and inadequate conditions would limit their productivity; the introduction of vaccination; and the focus on individual and family responsibilities for health in the twentieth century. The chapter draws heavily on social constructionist history and Michel Foucault, and explores the ways in which certain phenomena such as dirt, odour, microbes and ignorance come to be identified as public health problems. She suggests that many of the ideas and practices of public health are religious or moralistic in origin, pointing out that the belief that disease was God's punishment for the sins of humankind `allowed the expression of overtly moralistic statements concerning the relative sinfulness of individuals and certain social groups such as the poor; a tendency that has pervaded public health discourses for centuries' (p.21). This theme recurs throughout the book. She moves on to examine the dominant discourses of contemporary public health. Here, Lupton argues that many of the approaches used in the so-called `new' public health in fact date back centuries. She points out the limitations of what currently passes for theory in health promotion and provides strong critiques of the arguments that health promotion achieves `empowerment' and that, with the help of the disciplines of epidemiology and health economics, it is scientific and rational. Discussing the prevailing discourse of `healthism', in which the pursuit of good health is seen as an end in itself which individuals have a responsibility to pursue, Lupton argues that moral judgements are now made against those who place themselves at risk of disease or develop a medical condition related to lifestyle factors, and that although the state intervenes less obviously than previously, the imperatives of health now mean that many people are subject to control which is mediated by self-surveillance. She then takes up risk discourses and diagnostic testing, concentrating particularly on `internally imposed' risks of developing diseases which are associated with individual behaviour. The discussion highlights discrepancies between official and personal, `expert' and lay viewpoints, for example, differences between scientists' and lay peoples' interpretations of risk. And she shows how there can be dramatic differences between the motivations and experiences of people undergoing diagnostic tests and the official rationales for and interpretations of such tests. Lupton is critical of the way that many public health discourses about risk and diagnostic testing are inappropriately simplified, ignoring as they do political, social and personal psychological perspectives. She argues that they convey a false sense of precision and certainty, and points out that `Because of the seemingly rational and scientific nature of medical advice on self-imposed risk ... there is no external vested interest to b

Vikki Entwistle, NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination,

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Center for Occupational and Environmental Health School of Public Health  

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Center for Occupational and Environmental Health School of Public Health University economy" (FTC 1967). 2. It serves to prevent harm by protecting users from dangerous products (FDA 1991). The dangers posed by most products are the risk of human exposure to harmful chemical ingredients

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Health Care 2009: The Burden of Health Care Costs for Working Families — Implications for Reform  

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On June 2, 2009, President Barack Obama's Council of Economic Advisers released a report examining the economic case for health care reform, in which they underscored the importance of cost containment to the long-term sustainability of any reform. Despite widespread recognition of the importance of... On June 2, 2009, President Barack Obama's Council of Economic Advisers released a report examining the economic case for health care reform, in which they underscored the importance of cost containment to the long-term sustainability of any reform.1 ...

Polsky D.; Grande D.

2009-07-30T23:59:59.000Z

163

Global Health: Natural Disasters, Armed Conflict, and Public Health  

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...response, public health analysts within the humanitarian aid community worked to identify thresholds of key indicators of mortality and malnutrition in order to classify situations as critical and establish triggers for the provision of emergency relief. Recognizing the major implications of using such... Global disasters, both natural and man-made, affect health in many ways, as reviewed in this article in the Global Health series.

Leaning J.; Guha-Sapir D.

2013-11-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Roadmap: Integrated Health Studies Health Care Administration and Systems -Bachelor of Science  

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Roadmap: Integrated Health Studies ­ Health Care Administration and Systems - Bachelor of Science] ECON 42086 Economics of Health Care 3 Offered in fall only MIS 24163 Principles of Management 3 MKTG and Health Care (3) 3 Prerequisite: SOC 12050 General Electives (lower or upper division) 6 Semester Seven

Sheridan, Scott

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Roadmap: Integrated Health Studies Health Care Administration and Systems -Bachelor of Science  

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Roadmap: Integrated Health Studies ­ Health Care Administration and Systems - Bachelor of Science Hours] ECON 42086 Economics of Health Care 3 Offered in fall only MIS 24163 Principles of Management 3 and Health Care (3) 3 Prerequisite: SOC 12050 General Electives (lower or upper division) 6 Semester Seven

Sheridan, Scott

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University Health Care Plus University of Utah Employee Health Plan Healthy U -Medicaid  

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University Health Care Plus ­ University of Utah Employee Health Plan Healthy U - Medicaid NOTICE for Treatment, Payment and Health Care Operations The following categories describe the ways that the UUHP for the treatment activities of a health care provider. #12;Payment: We may use or disclose your personal

Tipple, Brett

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Professor Jon Glasby Professor of Health and Social Care and Director of Health Services  

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1 Professor Jon Glasby Professor of Health and Social Care and Director of Health Services. (eds) (2009) International perspectives on health and social care: partnership working in action. Oxford, Blackwell-Wiley Glasby, J. (2009) Adult health and social care, in H. Bochel, C. Bochel, R. Page

Birmingham, University of

168

Certification of Health Care Provider for Family Member's Serious Health Condition  

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Certification of Health Care Provider for Family Member's Serious Health Condition Family FMLA protections because of a need for leave to care for a covered family member with a serious health condition to submit a medical certification issued by the health care provider of the covered family member

Myers, Lawrence C.

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HEALTH CARE REFORM AND ITS EFFECT ON STUDENT HEALTH PLANS INTRODUCTION  

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TOPIC: HEALTH CARE REFORM AND ITS EFFECT ON STUDENT HEALTH PLANS INTRODUCTION: The Patient the initial impact of the Act on college and university- sponsored employee health care plans [1]. This Note-sponsored student health plans ("SHPs"). After the Affordable Care Act was enacted, many within the higher education

Martinez, Tony R.

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F O R M 3 -1 ADVANCE HEALTH CARE DIRECTIVE  

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, diagnose, or otherwise affect a physical or mental condition. 2. Select or discharge health care providers health facility, or consent to convulsive treatment, psychosurgery, sterilization or abortion for youF O R M 3 - 1 ADVANCE HEALTH CARE DIRECTIVE INSTRUCTIONS Part 1 of this form lets you name another

Squire, Larry R.

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Oregon Public Health Division | Open Energy Information  

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Health Division Health Division Jump to: navigation, search Name Oregon Public Health Division Address 800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 930 Place Portland, Oregon Zip 97232 Phone number 971-673-1222 Website http://public.health.oregon.go Coordinates 45.5285473°, -122.6576258° Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"ROADMAP","zoom":14,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"350px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":45.5285473,"lon":-122.6576258,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Spirituality and Health Care in Iran: Time to Reconsider  

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Spirituality is increasingly recognized as an essential element of care. This article investigates the role of spirituality in Iranian health care system and provides some guidelines to integrate spirituality ...

Najmeh Jafari; Amir Loghmani; Christina M. Puchalski

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

173

Health Care Voluntourism: Addressing Ethical Concerns of Undergraduate Student Participation in Global Health Volunteer Work  

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The popularity and availability of global health experiences has increased, with organizations helping groups plan service trips and companies specializing in “voluntourism,” health care professionals voluntee...

Daniel McCall; Ana S. Iltis

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Health reforms and health care delivery in Lusaka urban district cby Charles Tennard Banda.  

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??Health care delivery policy and strategies in Zambia could be said to have evolved through four significant phases. First, the pre-independence era whose health policies… (more)

Banda, Charles Tennard

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The health and health care needs of veterans who had returned from Iraq.  

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?? The purpose of this study was to examine the health and health care needs of veterans who were in active military duty and had… (more)

Perez, Veronica

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Public Health Sciences: Challenges and Opportunities  

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of the Wellcome Trust and the report is not a statement of Wellcome Trust policy. The Wellcome Trust can accept such as emerging infections, environmental hazards and diseases relating to lifestyle. The public health sciences are essential to further our understanding of the relative importance of environmental, lifestyle and genetic

Rambaut, Andrew

177

Council of Europe guidelines for child friendly health care  

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The “child friendly health care” guidelines [1] were recently produced by the Council of Europe (CoE) and endorsed by the ministers of 47 European nations attending the 9th Council of Europe Conference of Health ...

Dr. S. Lenton; S.O. Lie

2014-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Veterans Health Administration 2008 Hospital Report Card - Quality of Care  

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Veterans Health Administration 2008 Hospital Report Card - Quality of Care Veterans Health Administration 2008 Hospital Report Card - Quality of Care - Populations Consumer Data Apps Challenges Resources About Blogs Let's Talk Feedback Consumer You are here Data.gov » Communities » Consumer » Data Veterans Health Administration 2008 Hospital Report Card - Quality of Care - Populations Dataset Summary Description Report to the Appropriations Committee of the United States House of Representatives in Response to Conference Committee Report to PL 110-186. In an effort to provide a snapshot of the quality of care provided at VA health care facilities, this report includes information about waiting times, staffing level, infection rates, surgical volumes, quality measures, patient satisfaction, service availability and complexity, accreditation status, and patient safety. The data in this report have been drawn from multiple sources across VHA. This dataset represents the quality of care for defined populations: Gender, Geriatric, Disabled, Homeless, and patients with Mental Health Diagnosis.

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Effective CKD Care in European Countries: Challenges and Opportunities for Health Policy  

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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is an important global public health problem that is associated with adverse health outcomes and high health care costs. Effective and cost-effective treatments are available for slowing the progression of CKD and preventing its complications, including cardiovascular disease. Although wealthy nations have highly structured schemes in place to support the care of people with kidney failure, less consideration has been given to health systems and policy for the much larger population of people with non–dialysis-dependent CKD. Further, how to integrate such strategies with national and international initiatives for control of other chronic noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) merits attention. We synthesized the various approaches to CKD control across 17 European countries and present our findings according to the key domains suggested by the World Health Organization framework for NCD control. This report identifies opportunities to strengthen CKD-relevant health systems and explores potential mechanisms to capitalize on these opportunities. Across the 17 countries studied, we found a number of common barriers to the care of people with non–dialysis-dependent CKD: limited work force capacity, the nearly complete absence of mechanisms for disease surveillance, lack of a coordinated CKD care strategy, poor integration of CKD care with other NCD control initiatives, and low awareness of the significance of CKD. These common challenges faced by diverse health systems reflect the need for international cooperation to strengthen health systems and policies for CKD care.

Aminu K. Bello; Adeera Levin; Braden J. Manns; John Feehally; Tilman Drueke; Labib Faruque; Brenda R. Hemmelgarn; Charles Kernahan; Johannes Mann; Scott Klarenbach; Giuseppe Remuzzi; Marcello Tonelli

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Open mHealth Architecture: An Engine for Health Care Innovation  

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Open mHealth Architecture: An Engine for Health Care Innovation 10.1126...beyond the reach of traditional care—an approach referred to as mHealth (3). However, mHealth is emerging as a patchwork of incompatible applications (“apps...

Deborah Estrin; Ida Sim

2010-11-05T23:59:59.000Z

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Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Department of Health Care Sciences  

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Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Department of Health Care Sciences 6400: Teaching and Learning in Health Care 3 credits PT 8300: Differential Diagnosis 3 credits PT 8400 Thinking and Inquiry for Health Sciences 3 credits PT 6700: Motor Learning and Motor Control 3 credits PT

Rajlich, Vaclav

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Government Payment for Health Care — Causes and Consequences  

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...cost-restraining measures. They have what economists call "monopsony power." The U.S. government, although it pays for almost 50% of health care, makes very little use of its power to restrain costs. Thus, in one sense, Americans wind up in the worst of all worlds, with government bearing a big part of... Government's role in paying for health care has expanded greatly in all high-income countries, including the United States. But most other high-income countries have national health insurance and spend far less on health care than the United States does.

Fuchs V.R.

2010-12-02T23:59:59.000Z

183

Ethics and Social Value Judgments in Public Health  

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Abstract The exercise of government powers for the health of its population raises ethical issues, such as public welfare, individual autonomy and freedom, privacy and confidentiality, just distribution of benefits and burdens, transparency, and public accountability. Conflicts among these values often arise and how they should be balanced will vary on a case-by-case basis, weighing costs against benefits. This entry discusses justifications for government action in public health, the tension between individual freedom and public health, issues of distributive justice in public health, and ethical guidelines for public health policymaking.

N.Y. Ng; J.P. Ruger

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

184

Comparative Effectiveness and Health Care Spending — Implications for Reform  

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...correlation at the aggregate level between health spending and outcomes does not disprove the existence of a positive association within a hospital or other health care delivery organization. Moreover, a negative association does not imply that more spending is harmful. That said, there are undoubtedly... In this Sounding Board article, the authors argue that health care costs can be reduced without a negative effect on quality by reducing spending on interventions that are not cost-effective.

Weinstein M.C.; Skinner J.A.

2010-02-04T23:59:59.000Z

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Should Health Care Providers be Accountable for Patients’ Care Experiences?  

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Measures of patients’ care experiences are increasingly used as quality measures in accountability initiatives. As the prominence and financial impact of patient experience measures have increased, so too have...

Rebecca Anhang Price PhD; Marc N. Elliott PhD…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND PUBLIC HEALTH PHS 915--INTERNATIONAL HEALTH SYSTEMS AND POLICY  

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of health care to population health outcomes 3. Identify a set of broad criteria to evaluate health system performance 4. Evaluate the current performance of the U.S. health care system in comparison to other national Countries Module 4--The Politics of Health System Development and Reform Each module includes a required set

Scharer, John E.

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UC Davis Master of Public Health Summer Practicum Symposium  

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:15-4:30 Jeanette Berrong, DO Yolo County Indigent Health Care: Assessing a Population's Healthcare Access, Needs, and Strategies to Encourage Increased Primary Care Utilization, Yolo County Health Department Site supervisor: Joseph Iser, MD, DrPH, MSc, Yolo County Health Department 4:30-4:45 Van La California's Efforts

Leistikow, Bruce N.

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Informal payments for health care services: The case of Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine  

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Abstract This paper analyzes patterns of tips, gifts and bribes paid by patients for health care services. Informal payments are more prevalent in developing and transition countries because the economic and socio-cultural environment is more conducive to “gifts”-exchange as a means to maintain the underfunded health care system. Moreover, most Eastern European countries have experienced wider socio-political reforms, which have also affected health care service provision and have led to a greater reliance on informal patient payments in the access and quality assurance of health care services. This study provides evidence on public attitudes and recent experiences with informal patient payments in post-Soviet and post-communist countries, namely in Lithuania, Ukraine and Poland. The empirical results suggest a lower share of informal patient payments as well as a prevalence of more negative attitudes towards informal patient payments in Poland compared to Lithuania and Ukraine. Informal payments are more common and more expensive for in-patient health care services in contrast to out-patient ones in all countries. Still, in post-Soviet Lithuania and Ukraine informal patient payments co-exist with other types of patient payments such as quasi-formal patient payments. When clear regulation of the basic package and formal patient charges is lacking, patients experience a mixture of payment obligations. About three quarters of the respondents support the statement that informal patient payments should be eradicated. It is proposed therefore that governments of the countries should meet public expectations and implement a strategy to deal with informal patient payments. In all three countries, informal patient payments (both “bribes and fees”) are a symptom of system failure and provide a means for patients to obtain the health care they desire, which the government is not able to guarantee. Suitable regulations coupled with (dis)incentives may decrease the level of informal payments for health care provision.

Tetiana Stepurko; Milena Pavlova; Irena Gryga; Liubove Murauskiene; Wim Groot

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Comparison Chart of Public Health & Population Health Graduate/Professional Degrees  

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Management & Policy PHS 786 Social & Behavioral Sciences for Public Health PHS 471 Intro to Environmental of Public Health (MPH) Master of Science in Population Health PhD in Population Health Degree Focus Use population-based approaches to promote health and prevent disease in communities Seek to understand health

Sheridan, Jennifer

190

History, Dynamics, and Public Health Importance of Malaria Parasite Resistance  

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...History, Dynamics, and Public Health Importance of Malaria Parasite...udalessandroitg.be . 1 Ministry of Health, Epidemiological Surveillance...drugs, might therefore be dangerous. CONCLUSIONS The challenge...drug resistance poses to the health services, especially in Africa...

Ambrose O. Talisuna; Peter Bloland; Umberto D’Alessandro

2004-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Hunting Health Care-Associated Infections from the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory: Passive, Active, and Virtual Surveillance  

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...MINIREVIEW MINIREVIEW Hunting Health Care-Associated Infections...of microbial pathogens and health care-associated infections...epidemiology of potentially dangerous infections are often included...VRE) were detected in the 32 health care facilities of the Siouxland...

Lance R. Peterson; Stephen E. Brossette

2002-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Affordable Care Act, health care reform, prescription drug formularies and utilization management tools  

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Summary The U.S. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (hence, Affordable Care Act, or ACA) was signed into law on March 23, 2010. Goals of the ACA include decreasing the number of uninsured people, controlling cost and spending on health care, increasing the quality of care provided, and increasing insurance coverage benefits. This manuscript focuses on how the ACA affects pharmacy benefit managers and consumers when they have prescriptions dispensed. \\{PBMs\\} use formularies and utilization control tools to steer drug usage toward cost-effective and efficacious agents. A logic model was developed to explain the effects of the new legislation. The model draws from peer-reviewed and gray literature commentary about current and future U.S. healthcare reform. Outcomes were identified as desired and undesired effects, and expected unintended consequences. The ACA extends health insurance benefits to almost 32 million people and provides financial assistance to those up to 400% of the poverty level. Increased access to care leads to a similar increase in overall health care demand and usage. This short-term increase is projected to decrease downstream spending on disease treatment and stunt the continued growth of health care costs, but may unintentionally exacerbate the current primary care physician shortage. The ACA eliminates limitations on insurance and increases the scope of benefits. Online health care insurance exchanges give patients a central location with multiple insurance options. Problems with prescription drug affordability and control utilization tools used by \\{PBMs\\} were not addressed by the ACA. Improving communication within the U.S. healthcare system either by innovative health care delivery models or increased usage of health information technology will help alleviate problems of health care spending and affordability.

Brian L. Ung; C. Daniel Mullins

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Economics 845: New Research in Health and Mental Health Economics: Children, Health Care Policy towards Children and Related Topics  

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Economics 845: New Research in Health and Mental Health Economics: Children, Health Care Policy.S. "Exploring the health-wealth nexus." Journal of Health Economics, 22 no. 5 (September 2003): 713-730. Smith, J.P. "Healthy Bodies and Thick Wallets: The Dual Relation between Health and Economic Status

Sheridan, Jennifer

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As health care budgets tighten and professional resources become more limited, critical access  

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models to reward outcomes rather than volume of care. As health care reform deadlines for changesABSTRACT As health care budgets tighten and professional resources become more limited, critical health care models are becoming commonplace in today's health care vocabulary, and already several

Kostic, Milivoje M.

196

CPH 407/507: Health Care Economics and Policy Spring 2011  

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care system are explored. Alternative health care systems and health care reforms are also evaluatedCPH 407/507: Health Care Economics and Policy SYLLABUS Spring 2011 Time: Mondays and Wednesdays, 2. Course Prerequisites: Undergraduate- CPH 310: Health Care in the US Graduate- degree seeking MEZCOPH

Arizona, University of

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School of Allied Health and Life Sciences Master of Public Health  

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School of Allied Health and Life Sciences Master of Public Health RUBRIC FOR TABLE OF COMPETENCIES FOR MPH INTERNSHIPS Assessment Type: Embedded assessment instrument Program: Master of Public Health Course Name: Internship in Public Health Instructor: All internship advisors/supervisors Emphasized

O'Laughlin, Jay

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E-Print Network 3.0 - aboriginal health care Sample Search Results  

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health care Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: aboriginal health care Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 InterprofessionalDayinEducation...

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Distance decay and persistent health care disparities in South Africa  

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Access to health care is a particular concern given the important role of poor access in perpetuating poverty and inequality. South Africa’s apartheid history leaves large racial disparities in access despite ...

Zoë M McLaren; Cally Ardington; Murray Leibbrandt

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Introduction University of Missouri Health Care's visual identity is  

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that is created, whether it is a letter, brochure, web content or other communication, represents MU Health Care background White reversed out on dark background Logo color The logo should always appear in University

Taylor, Jerry

202

SASKATCHEWAN HEALTH-CARE AUXILIARIES ASSOCIATION Bursary Application  

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SASKATCHEWAN HEALTH-CARE AUXILIARIES ASSOCIATION Bursary Application This bursary is awarded to a student entering the second year of a Registered Nursing Education Program in Saskatchewan. It is awarded

Peak, Derek

203

A Look at Health Care Buildings - Index Page  

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Health Care Home: A Look at CBECS Building Activities How large are they? How many employees are there? Where are they located? How old are they? Who owns and occupies them? Are...

204

Health care efficiency and climate change implications linked to reproductive health in developing countries  

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Health care services for pregnant women and children ... externalities such as climate change and environmental hazard health risks i.e., the vulnerabilities confounded ... adequate safe water and sanitation also...

David Baguma; Jamal Hisham Hashim; Syed Mohamed Aljunid

2012-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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International E-Health and National Health Care Systems  

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Abstract This article is concerned with the impact of international e-health on national health systems. It does so by first considering the different uses of e-health. It then analyzes how the health systems of both the countries which provide the e-health services and those who ‘purchase’ them are affected by this type of trade. Finally, the article provides a description of how different modes of trade (multilateral, regional, and bilateral) affect the impact of e-health on national health systems, and concludes highlighting the need to consider all forms of trade when discussing international e-health services.

M. Martínez Álvarez

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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As the nation's health care system is transformed, the way OHSU educates new health care professionals is changing, too. We are  

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Oregon's future health care workforce excels in this new era. HeAltH refOrm And edUcAtiOn THE fu 0 INTErProfESSIoNAL EDucATIoN IS kEY Health care reform will bring big changes to the systems that provide care. Ore- gon's Coordinated Care Organizations are one example of how health care reform

Chapman, Michael S.

207

ORAL CANCER IN NEVADA: A PUBLIC HEALTH PERSPECTIVE  

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ORAL CANCER IN NEVADA: A PUBLIC HEALTH PERSPECTIVE by Karl Kingsley, PhD Doctor of Philosophy the thesis prepared under our supervision by Karl Kingsley, Ph.D. entitled Oral Cancer in Nevada: A Public May 2010 #12;iii ABSTRACT Oral Cancer in Nevada: A Public Health Perspective by Karl Kingsley, Ph

Ahmad, Sajjad

208

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences School of Health & Social Care  

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Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences School of Health & Social Care Chemotherapy Nursing Practice-disciplinary team Implications of new evidence and policy/maintaining current skills Life after chemotherapy for Chemotherapy tutor led clinical seminars in practice Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences School of Health

Doran, Simon J.

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Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences School of Health & Social Care  

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Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences School of Health & Social Care Community Practitioner Nurse that impacts on prescribing practice Legal basis for practice. Liability and indemnity Legal implications health, children, critically ill people and emergency situations Continued:- #12;Faculty of Health

Doran, Simon J.

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PUBLIC HEALTH NURSINGURBAN PUBLIC HEALTH (MSMPH), 57 CREDITS... cr. 704 Urban Health Care Systems 3cr. 749 Health PromotionDisease Prevention In Diverse Populations... Urban...

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Understanding the German Health Care System and Medical Education  

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insurance.2 This lack of universal coverage is stark compared to the situation in Germany where all members of society have some form of effective health insurance and where the costs of providing health care are significantly lower than in the United...

Hasenbalg, Maytee 1991-

2012-04-24T23:59:59.000Z

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Electricity Innovation and Health Care in the Developing World  

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for a new energy education policy pathway for electricity innovation. Mechtenberg's research focusesElectricity Innovation and Health Care in the Developing World Friday, December 7, 2012 12:00 - 1 and Industrial Engineering, Northeastern University Unreliable electrical infrastructures threaten global health

Hall, Sharon J.

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Measurement of attacks and interferences with health care in conflict: validation of an incident reporting tool for attacks on and interferences with health care in eastern Burma  

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Attacks on health care in armed conflict and other civil disturbances, including those on health workers, health facilities, patients and health transports, represent a critical yet often overlooked violation ...

Rohini J Haar; Katherine HA Footer; Sonal Singh; Susan G Sherman…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Public Health-Related Impacts of Climate Change in California  

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fossil-fuel CO emissions can still have a benefit since urban CO reductions are “leveraged” by providing both local public health

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Department of Public Health and Community Medicine University of Verona  

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Department of Public Health and Community Medicine University of Verona Section of Psychiatry (Head Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health and Service Evaluation (Director: Professor of mental health, costs evaluation, evaluation of mental health services, effectiveness of psychosocial

Romeo, Alessandro

216

Health Care Provider Attitudes and Beliefs About People Living with HIV: Initial Validation of the Health Care Provider HIV/AIDS Stigma Scale (HPASS)  

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HIV stigma is a pressing concern for people living with HIV, and particularly when it is perpetuated by health care providers, as it may affect quality of life and access to health care services. The current s...

Anne C. Wagner; Trevor A. Hart; Kelly E. McShane; Shari Margolese…

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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THE BEIR-III REPORT AND ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR RADIATION PROTECTION AND PUBLIC HEALTH POLICY  

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s Implications f o r Radiation Protection and Public HealthITS IMPLICATIONS FOR RADIATION PROTECTION AND PUBLIC HEALTHIts Implications for Radiati Protection and Public Health

Fabrikant, J.I.

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Poor and In Poor Health Bottom Line: In the United States, discussion about how to improve health often turns to either access to care or health  

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often turns to either access to care or health behaviors like smoking or diet. These things matter children not re- ceiving any health care in a given year is twice that of higher-income children. Another and changes rapidly during the first few years of life. U.S. Health Care The U.S. health care system includes

Liblit, Ben

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Econ 126 syllabus Fall 2007 Prof. Bhattacharya Economics 126: Economics of Health and Medical Care  

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) "Economics, Values, and Health Care Reform," American Economic Review 86(1):1-24 · Arrow (1963) "Uncertainty by health economists. This class will provide an introduction to the health care system in the U.S. We will discuss some of the key concepts that health economists use to analyze health care markets. Finally, we

Ford, James

220

Distributed Generation Study/Oakwood Health Care Center | Open Energy  

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Oakwood Health Care Center Oakwood Health Care Center < Distributed Generation Study Jump to: navigation, search Study Location Williamsville, New York Site Description Institutional-Hospital/Health Care Study Type Long-term Monitoring Technology Internal Combustion Engine Prime Mover Waukesha VGF 18GLD Heat Recovery Systems Built-in Fuel Natural Gas System Installer Gerster Trane System Enclosure Indoor System Application Combined Heat and Power Number of Prime Movers 2 Stand-alone Capability Seamless Power Rating 600 kW0.6 MW 600,000 W 600,000,000 mW 6.0e-4 GW 6.0e-7 TW Nominal Voltage (V) 480 Heat Recovery Rating (BTU/hr) 2800000 Cooling Capacity (Refrig/Tons) Origin of Controller 3rd Party Off-the-Shelf Component Integration Customer Assembled Start Date 2001/12/20 Monitoring Termination Date 2003/01/03

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Abstract 3727: Phase 0 trials, obligation to research and ethical implications of health-care reform  

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...obligation to research and ethical implications of health-care reform Silvia Camporesi...are also at the core of the US Health Care reform. On the one hand...currently Special Advisor for Health Policy at the White House...

Silvia Camporesi and Matteo Mameli

2011-01-10T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - administration health care Sample Search...  

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Award Recipient Sharp HealthCare  

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; strategic planning; customer and market focus; measurement, analysis, and knowledge management; workforce than $1.9 billion; employs a workforce of greater than 14,000 staff members and 2,600 affiliated, and 19 outpatient medical clinics; and manages its own health insurance plan. This vertical integration

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Office of Global Public Health www.globalhealth.utah.edu  

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Medicine Division of Public Health, 375 Chipeta Way Classroom 203 Or Join Us via GoToWebinar Please Register Here https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/873018230 #12;Office of Global Public Health www Utilizing Social Services in Gujarat, India" Akiko Kamimura, PhD, MSW, MA Assistant Professor, Department

Tipple, Brett

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WVU School of Public Health: 2020 Strategic Plan 2020 | Strategic PlanWVU School of Public Health  

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internationally recognized for demonstrating how academic public health can transform lives and our mission programs that produce highly qualified practitioners, educators, and researchers Promoting The vision of the School of Public Health is to be internationally recognized for demonstrating how academic

Mohaghegh, Shahab

226

Transportation barriers to health care: assessing the Texas Medicaid program  

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for State Fiscal Year 2003 (Family of 3).......................................................................................................................... 66 10 Average Number of Medical and Dental Visits per Year: MTP Users and MTP Non... and common measures is accomplished by examining the actual delivery or utilization of health care services. Utilization is often examined in terms of patterns or rates of use of a single service or type of service. Physician visits and inpatient...

Borders, Stephen Boyce

2007-09-17T23:59:59.000Z

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The Future of Patient Care at Academic Health Centers Karen Davis  

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The Future of Patient Care at Academic Health Centers Karen Davis President The Commonwealth Fund, chairman, James J. Mongan, MD #12;4 The Future of Patient Care at Academic Health Centers · Strategy for Achieving a High Performance Health System · A 2020 Vision for American Health Care · How Do We Fare? ­ 2011

von der Heydt, Rüdiger

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Harry Greenspun, M.D. Senior Advisor, Health Care Transformation & Technology  

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Harry Greenspun, M.D. Senior Advisor, Health Care Transformation & Technology Deloitte Center for Health Solutions Deloitte LLP Bio highlights Harry Greenspun, M.D., is the Senior Advisor for Health Care a diverse range of clinical and executive roles, and is now responsible for helping Deloitte's health care

Stanford, Kyle

229

The Intergenerational Content of Social Spending: Health Care and Sustainable Growth in China  

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- 1 - « The Intergenerational Content of Social Spending: Health Care and Sustainable Growth #12;- 2 - The Intergenerational Content of Social Spending: Health Care and Sustainable Growth services like health care, pensions and education. Focusing on health services, because of their priority

Boyer, Edmond

230

Public Policy for the Poor? A Randomized Evaluation of the Mexican Universal Health Insurance Program  

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: A Massive Reform medical services, preventive care, pharmaceuticals, and financial health protection Reform medical services, preventive care, pharmaceuticals, and financial health protection beneficiaries for the Poor? 3 / 31 #12;Seguro Popular: A Massive Reform medical services, preventive care, pharmaceuticals

Chen, Yiling

231

The Military Health Care System May Have the Potential to Prevent Health Care Disparities  

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The existence of health disparities in military populations has become an important topic of research. However, to our knowledge, this is the first study to examine health disparities, as related to access to ...

Bosny J. Pierre-Louis; Angelo D. Moore…

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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At the 18th annual Health Care Forecast Conference, Norman J. Ornstein, PhD, resident scholar at the American  

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health care in- dustry is ready for reform, but first we have to determine if health care is a right or a privilege." Continued on page 3 ANNUAL HEALTH CARE FORECAST CONFERENCE Health Care Reform ­ When of politics and current health care reform. There, we were pleased to welcome another sellout crowd ­ which

Rose, Michael R.

233

An assessment of health educators' likelihood of adopting genomic competencies for the public health workforce  

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Although the completion of the Human Genome Project helps develop efficient treatment/prevention programs, it will raise new and non-trivial public health issues. Many of these issues fall under the professional purview of health educators. Yet...

Chen, Lei-Shih

2009-05-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Social marketing and public health: an ethnographic investigation  

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the intellectual rigor of social marketing research by critically examining the values represented by social marketing messages and the practices they inspire, and 4) practice social marketing in ways that are more adept at resolving the social causes of poor... about one’s health and medical care. The origins of formal health education can be traced to the early 1900’s (Allegrante et al. 2004). The rise of health education coincides with technological advances in sanitation and hygienic practices...

Chan, Kelvin Ka-Wing

2014-06-10T23:59:59.000Z

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CDC's National Environmental Public Health Tracking Network MAINE Keeping Track, Promoting Health  

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health and environment data in one easy to find location. Policy makers and public health officials can Center for Environmental Health Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects #12;The Problem childhood lead poisoning data. This fresh look at an old problem shed light on some previously unknown

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Senator Kennedy's Legacy to U.S. Health and Health Care  

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...system. Kennedy arrived in Congress in 1963 with a dedication to fairness, justice, and equal opportunity and a deep well of personal commitment and energy. He brought his values to bear on the policy areas of his Senate committee assignments, one of which was Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. The... Edward M. Kennedy, the long-serving senior senator from Massachusetts who died on August 25, 2009, had a major impact on Americans who deliver or receive health care services and left a vast legacy to our health care system. Kennedy arrived in Congress in ...

Sarfaty M.

2009-10-15T23:59:59.000Z

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The provision of emotional labour by health care assistants caring for dying cancer patients in the community: A qualitative study into the experiences of health care assistants and bereaved family carers  

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AbstractBackground While previous research has suggested that health care assistants supporting palliative care work in the community regard the provision of emotional labour as a key aspect of their role, little research has explored the experiences of family carers who are the recipients of such support. Objective To explore the emotional labour undertaken by health care assistants working in community palliative care from the perspectives of both health care assistants and bereaved family carers. Design We conducted a qualitative interview study in 2011–2012 with bereaved family carers of cancer patients who had received the services of health care assistants in the community, and health care assistants who provided community palliative care services. Transcripts were coded and analysed for emergent themes using a constant comparative technique. Settings Three different research sites in the United Kingdom, all providing community palliative care. Participants and methods Semi-structured interviews were conducted with 33 bereaved family carers and eight health care assistants. Results Health care assistants view one of their key roles as providing emotional support to patients and their family carers, and family carers recognise and value this emotional support. Emotional support by health care assistants was demonstrated in three main ways: the relationships which health care assistants developed and maintained on the professional–personal boundary; the ability of health care assistants to negotiate clinical/domestic boundaries in the home; the ways in which health care assistants and family carers worked together to enable the patient to die at home. Conclusion Through their emotional labour, health care assistants perform an important role in community palliative care which is greatly valued by family carers. While recent reports have highlighted potential dangers in the ambiguity of their role, any attempts to clarify the ‘boundaries’ of the health care assistant role should acknowledge the advantages health care assistants can bring in bridging potential gaps between healthcare professionals and family carers.

Melanie Lovatt; Veronica Nanton; Julie Roberts; Christine Ingleton; Bill Noble; Elizabeth Pitt; Kate Seers; Dan Munday

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - adolescent health care Sample Search Results  

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Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: adolescent health care Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Mental Health (compared to PALS data) Nationally,...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - area health care Sample Search Results  

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Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: area health care Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Support medical residents and health sciences...

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Public Health Assessment Gopher State Ethanol, City of St. Paul  

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Public Health Assessment Gopher State Ethanol, City of St. Paul Ramsey County, Minnesota September with the Gopher State Ethanol, St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota. It is based on a formal site evaluation....................................................................................................................... 3 Ethanol Production

Patzek, Tadeusz W.

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PUBLIC HEALTH IMPLICATIONS OF AIRBORNE INFECTION: MEDICAL ASPECTS  

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...7). Further study of dangerous spreaders is possi- ble...detect and promptly isolate dangerous spreaders but to pro- vide...features determining their dangerous- ness. No discussion of public health aspects of a sub- ject such...

Alexander D. Langmuir

1961-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Towards a framework for business model innovation in health care delivery in developing countries  

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Uncertainty and information asymmetries in health care are the basis for a supply-sided mindset in the health care industry and for a business model for hospitals and doctor’s practices; these two models have ...

Ramon Castano

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A lean enterprise approach to process improvement in a health care organization  

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United States health care costs are rising and demand is increasing as the population ages. An already overburdened system is being squeezed more each year. Process improvements are urgently needed, and some health care ...

Casey, James (James William)

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Using qualitative mixed methods to study small health care organizations while maximising trustworthiness and authenticity  

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The primary health care sector delivers the majority of health care in western countries through small, community-based organizations. However, research into these healthcare organizations is limited by the ti...

Christine B Phillips; Kathryn Dwan; Julie Hepworth…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - adaptive health care Sample Search Results  

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E-Print Network 3.0 - anxiety health care Sample Search Results  

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health care Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: anxiety health care Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY 0 : 17 (2009)...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - affairs health care Sample Search Results  

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health care Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: affairs health care Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Northwestern Charles Deering McCormick...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - ambulatory health care Sample Search Results  

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health care Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: ambulatory health care Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 The Foundation for The Gator Nation...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - aggregate health care Sample Search Results  

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health care Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: aggregate health care Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 HUNTER COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY...

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The inequity of informal payments for health care: The case of Hungary  

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As in most countries of Central and Eastern Europe, informal payments have been a characteristic feature of the Hungarian health care system both during and since the demise of Soviet type socialist rule. Although informal payments continue to be so characteristic in the region, little empirical evidence exists on their scope or working. As far as equity is concerned, it has sometimes been suggested that physicians play a ‘Robin Hood’ role and subsidise the poor at the expense of the rich. With the aid of an interview survey of a representative sample of the Hungarian population, we examine the distribution of the burden of informal payments across income groups. Results indicate that informal payments are a highly regressive way of funding health care, with Kakwani progressivity indices of ?0.38, ?0.39, ?0.35 and ?0.36 for GP, outpatient specialist, hospital, and total care, respectively. The finding that people with lower income pay proportionally more for public health care through informal payments underlines the emptiness of the ‘Robin Hood’ claims and the need for reform.

Agota Szende; Anthony Johr Culyer

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Mental Health and Migration: Depression, Alcohol Abuse, and Access to Health Care Among Migrants in Central Asia  

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One-fifth of Kazakhstan’s population is labor migrants working in poor conditions with limited legal rights. This paper examines self-rated health, mental health and access to health care among migrant workers...

Leyla Ismayilova; Hae Nim Lee; Stacey Shaw…

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - applications public health Sample Search...  

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Master's in Public Health (MPH) Program and Public Health Certificate (PHC) ... Source: New Hampshire, University of - Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,...

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Cleaning Up Non-Road Diesel Vehicles: A Public Health Imperative...  

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Non-Road Diesel Vehicles: A Public Health Imperative Cleaning Up Non-Road Diesel Vehicles: A Public Health Imperative 2002 DEER Conference Presentation: Union of Concerned...

254

Privacy and identifiability in clinical research, personalized medicine, and public health surveillance  

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Electronic transmission of protected health information has become pervasive in research, clinical, and public health investigations, posing substantial risk to patient privacy. From clinical genetic screenings to publication ...

Cassa, Christopher A

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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New Health Insurance Marketplace Coverage Options and Your Health Coverage Key parts of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as the health care reform law, go into effect January 1, 2014. When this  

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Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as the health care reform law, go into effect January 1, 2014 by the health care reform law (i.e., the plan's share of the total allowed benefit costs covered by the planNew Health Insurance Marketplace Coverage Options and Your Health Coverage Key parts of the Patient

256

Addiction treatment centers' progress in preparing for health care reform  

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Abstract The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) is expected to significantly alter addiction treatment service delivery. Researchers designed the Health Reform Readiness Index (HRRI) for addiction treatment organizations to assess their readiness for the PPACA. Four-hundred twenty-seven organizations completed the HRRI throughout a 3-year period, using a four-point scale to rank their readiness on 13 conditions. HRRI results completed during two different time periods (between 10/1/2010–6/30/2011 and 9/1/2011–9/30/2012) were analyzed and compared. Most respondents self-assessed as being in the early stages of preparation for 9 of the 13 conditions. Survey results showed that organizations with annual budgets  $5 million (n = 132). The HRRI results suggest that the addiction field, and in particular smaller organizations, is not preparing adequately for health care reform; organizations that are making preparations are making only modest gains.

Todd D. Molfenter

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Maximizing Health Care Enrollment through Seamless Coverage for Families in Transition  

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Maximizing Health Care Enrollment through Seamless Coverage for Families in Transition: Current is the first in a series discussing seamless health care insurance coverage for families lacking coverage due policymakers on how best to ensure seamless health coverage under the Affordable Care Act for individuals

Kammen, Daniel M.

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Nichtamtliche Lesefassung der Fachprfungsordnung M.Sc. Health Care Management Fachprfungsordnung  

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Nichtamtliche Lesefassung der Fachprüfungsordnung M.Sc. Health Care Management Fachprüfungsordnung des Masterstudiengangs Health Care Management an der Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald vom 15-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifs- wald die folgende Prüfungsordnung für den Masterstudiengang (M. Sc.) ,,Health Care Management

Greifswald, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität

259

Organizational readiness for innovation in health care: some lessons from the recent literature  

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- vation) is unlikely. Furthermore, innovation must compete with other goals of health-care reformPA P E R S Organizational readiness for innovation in health care: some lessons from the recent innovation in health care, as the interaction between the innovation and the context of its introduction

Birmingham, University of

260

Inaugural Lecture The Politics of Belief and U.S. Health Care Reform  

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1 Inaugural Lecture The Politics of Belief and U.S. Health Care Reform Joseph White Ph.D John G will not pretend to fully explain the politics of health care reform in the U.S.. I could make many other caveats is to give you some interesting ideas that you might use in thinking about American government. Health care

Oxford, University of

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ECPR General Conference, Potsdam, 10-12 September 2009 Panel: Rescaling Health Care Policy  

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of reform of their health care systems. These countries represent a new market opportunity for international's collapse, this point became significant on the health care reform agenda. A drastic reduction5th ECPR General Conference, Potsdam, 10-12 September 2009 Panel: Rescaling Health Care Policy

Boyer, Edmond

262

Effect of the Transformation of the Veterans Affairs Health Care System on the Quality of Care  

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...Data from the External Peer Review Program are collected by abstracters trained by the West Virginia Medical Institute, a professional review organization with extensive experience and programs to ensure reliable and accurate data collection. Analyses of these data suggest high interrater reliability... To improve the efficiency and quality of care, in 1995, the Veterans Health Administration launched a program that included increased use of information technology, performance measurement and reporting, realigned payment policies, and integration of services. After the implementation of this program, the quality of preventive, acute, and long-term care substantially improved.

Jha A.K.Perlin J.B.Kizer K.W.Dudley R.A.

2003-05-29T23:59:59.000Z

263

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND PUBLIC HEALTH PHS 810-915--INTERNATIONAL HEALTH SYSTEMS AND POLICY  

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of health care to population health outcomes 3. Identify a set of broad criteria to evaluate health system performance 4. Evaluate the current performance of the U.S. health care system in comparison to other national Countries Module 4--The Politics of Health System Development and Reform Each module includes a required set

Sheridan, Jennifer

264

Commercial Reference Building: Outpatient Health Care | OpenEI  

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Outpatient Health Care Outpatient Health Care Dataset Summary Description Commercial reference buildings provide complete descriptions for whole building energy analysis using EnergyPlus simulation software. Included here is data pertaining to the reference building type Outpatient Health Care for each of the 16 climate zones, and each of three construction categories: new construction, post-1980 construction existing buildings, pre-1980 construction existing buildings.The dataset includes four key components: building summary, zone summary, location summary and a picture. Building summary includes details about: form, fabric, and HVAC. Zone summary includes details such as: area, volume, lighting, and occupants for all types of zones in the building. Location summary includes key building information as it pertains to each climate zone, including: fabric and HVAC details, utility costs, energy end use, and peak energy demand.In total, DOE developed 16 reference building types that represent approximately 70% of commercial buildings in the U.S.; for each type, building models are available for each of the three construction categories. The commercial reference buildings (formerly known as commercial building benchmark models) were developed by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), in conjunction with three of its national laboratories.Additional data is available directly from DOE's Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE) Website, including EnergyPlus software input files (.idf) and results of the EnergyPlus simulations (.html).

265

School of Public Health BULLETIN OF YALE UNIVERSITY  

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on 50% postconsumer recycled paper for the School of Public Health and the permanent archive Investigation Safeguards 120 Additional Policies 120 Yale University Resources and Services 121 A Global University 121 Cultural Resources and Athletic Facilities 122 Health Services 124 Residence and Dining

266

Office of Global Public Health www.globalhealth.utah.edu  

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Way Classroom 203 Or Join Us via GoToWebinar Please Register Here https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/873020982 #12; Office of Global Public Health.m. - 6:30 p.m. "Health, Well-being and Abuse History of Women Utilizing Social

Tipple, Brett

267

DISCUSSIONS OF PAPERS ON IMMUNOLOGY AND PUBLIC HEALTH  

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...system. DISCUSSION OF: PUBLIC HEALTH IMPLICATIONS OF AIRBORNE INFECTION...presents a formidable pub- lic health problem. This approach is...unde- termined, for the "dangerous disseminator" so well described...control. The concept of the "dangerous disseminator" offers us a...

Arnold G. Wedum

1961-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

268

Monte Carlo, Colloids, and Public Health  

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Here we see in a snapshot the importance of the Monte Carlo algorithm which is used in recent work to simulate data on women's mortality in a specific health-screening program.

Charles Day

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Relationship-centered care: A new paradigm for population health management  

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Abstract At the center of population health management services are the relationships between the patient and their care providers. The spread of relationship-centered care has resulted from the need to develop and nurture these relationships. As a model of coordinated and team-based care, relationship-based care is able to strengthen population health management. This paper explores why relationship-centered care is fundamental to population health management, describes compatibilities with patient-centered care and discusses examples of early applications of this paradigm. Using our experience in a population health management organization, we describe applications and lessons learned using this paradigm.

Shantanu Nundy; John Oswald

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

270

Indoor air pollution: a public health perspective  

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...systems to comply with new ASHRAE standard 62-1981 Provide for separation...ordinances, or performance standards to protect the public Provide...equipment, and performance of HVAC systems Table 4. Components...Recodification of air contaminant standards," Fed. Regist. 40, 23072...

JD Spengler; K Sexton

1983-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

271

Women and Health Reform: How National Health Care Can Enhance Coverage, Affordability, and Access for Women (Examples From Massachusetts)  

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AbstractBackground Massachusetts women have the highest rates of health insurance coverage in the nation and women's access to care has improved across all demographic groups. However, important challenges persist. As national health reform implementation moves forward under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), states will likely encounter many of the same women's health challenges experienced in Massachusetts over the past 7 years. Methods A review of the literature and data analyses comparing health care services access, utilization, and cost, and health outcomes from Massachusetts pre- and post-2006 health care reform identified two key challenges in women's continuity of coverage and affordability. Conclusion These areas are crucial for state and national policymakers to consider in improving women's health as they work to implement health care reform at the state and federal levels.

Therese Fitzgerald; Laura Cohen; Tracey Hyams; Katherine M. Sullivan; Paula A. Johnson

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

272

Disclosures due to Health Care Reform Changes Disclosure of Grandfather Status  

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Disclosures due to Health Care Reform Changes Disclosure of Grandfather Status UCSD Medical Center of the Affordable Care Act that apply to other plans. Grandfathered health plans must comply with certain other believes this health plan coverage is a "grandfathered health plan" under the Patient Protection

Gleeson, Joseph G.

273

Air pollution, the automobile, and public health  

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The author reviews a volume of articles written by experts in the study of air pollution and its effects. The Health Effects Institute, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, commissioned the articles. Described as an excellent review of scientific and technological work in the field, its weakness is a failure to adequately address risk assessment.

Wilson, R.

1989-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment  

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8, 2013 8, 2013 DOE Extends Public Comment Period for Uranium Program Environmental Impact Statement The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced that the public comment period for the Draft Uranium Leasing Program Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (ULP PEIS) has been extended to May 31, 2013. Under the Uranium Leasing Program, DOE's Office of Legacy Management manages 31 tracts of land in Mesa, Montrose, and San Miguel counties in Colorado - approximately 25,000 acres - that are leased to private entities for uranium and vanadium mining. No mining operations are active on these lands at this time. DOE is preparing the ULP PEIS to analyze the reasonably foreseeable potential environmental impacts, including the site-specific and cumulative impacts, of a range of selected alternatives for managing the program. The

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Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment  

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9, 2013 9, 2013 DOE Extends Public Comment Period for Uranium Program Environmental Impact Statement The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced that the public comment period for the Draft Uranium Leasing Program Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (ULP PEIS) has been extended to July 1, 2013. Under the Uranium Leasing Program, DOE's Office of Legacy Management manages 31 tracts of land in Mesa, Montrose, and San Miguel counties in Colorado - approximately 25,000 acres - that are leased to private entities for uranium and vanadium mining. No mining operations are active on these lands at this time. DOE is preparing the ULP PEIS to analyze the reasonably foreseeable potential environmental impacts, including the site-specific and cumulative impacts, of a range of selected alternatives for managing the program. The

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Impact on skills, knowledge and performance of public health leaders after participating in the University of Suriname Master of Public Health program.  

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??Like many developing countries, Suriname experiences challenges in maintaining a strong and qualified health workforce, including insufficient graduate training for individuals in public health leadership… (more)

Dankerlui, Doreen Nicole

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Screening for Colorectal Cancer in a Safety-Net Health Care System: Access to Care Is Critical and Has Implications for Screening Policy  

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...Cancer in a Safety-Net Health Care System: Access to Care Is Critical and Has Implications for Screening Policy...cancer in a safety-net health care system: access to care is critical and has implications for screening policy...sparse for safety-net health systems. A retrospective...

Samir Gupta; Liyue Tong; James E. Allison; Elizabeth Carter; Mark Koch; Don C. Rockey; Paula Anderson; Chul Ahn; Keith Argenbright; and Celette Sugg Skinner

2009-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

278

{~.~ DEPARTMENT Of HEALTH & HUMAN ERVICES Public Health SaMea  

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~nt, (Fl.) Environmental Health Division's Swimming Pools and Spas Interactive Training CD-ROM_ A full Initiative: Swimming Pool Inspections". This comprehensive training program will enhance the knowledge Integrated Pest Mll1IIlgement Webcast · Morbidity MoTtality Weekly Repons - Surveillance Datafrom Swimming

279

Healthcare organization–education partnerships and career ladder programs for health care workers  

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Abstract Increasing concerns about quality of care and workforce shortages have motivated health care organizations and educational institutions to partner to create career ladders for frontline health care workers. Career ladders reward workers for gains in skills and knowledge and may reduce the costs associated with turnover, improve patient care, and/or address projected shortages of certain nursing and allied health professions. This study examines partnerships between health care and educational organizations in the United States during the design and implementation of career ladder training programs for low-skill workers in health care settings, referred to as frontline health care workers. Mixed methods data from 291 frontline health care workers and 347 key informants (e.g., administrators, instructors, managers) collected between 2007 and 2010 were analyzed using both regression and fuzzy-set qualitative comparative analysis (QCA). Results suggest that different combinations of partner characteristics, including having an education leader, employer leader, frontline management support, partnership history, community need, and educational policies, were necessary for high worker career self-efficacy and program satisfaction. Whether a worker received a wage increase, however, was primarily dependent on leadership within the health care organization, including having an employer leader and employer implementation policies. Findings suggest that strong partnerships between health care and educational organizations can contribute to the successful implementation of career ladder programs, but workers' ability to earn monetary rewards for program participation depends on the strength of leadership support within the health care organization.

Janette S. Dill; Emmeline Chuang; Jennifer C. Morgan

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Update of the Mexican Health Care Formulary and Supply Catalog in the Context of the Health Technology Assessment  

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Abstract One of the instruments Mexico has available for the optimization of resources specifically allocated to health technologies is the Health Care Formulary and Supply Catalog (Cuadro Básico y Catálogo de Insumos del Sector Salud [CBCISS]). The aim of the CBCISS is to collaborate in the optimization of public resources through the use of technologies (supplies) that have proven their safety, therapeutic efficacy, and efficiency. The importance of the CBCISS lies in the fact that all public institutions within the National Health System must use only the established technologies it contains. The implementation of strategies that strengthen the CBCISS update process allows it to be thought of as an essential regulatory tool for the introduction of health technologies, with relevant contributions to the proper selection of cost-effective interventions. It ensures that each supply included on the list meets the criteria sufficient and necessary to ensure efficacy, safety, effectiveness, and, of course, efficiency, as evidence supporting the selection of suitable technologies. The General Health Council (Consejo de Salubridad General [CSG]) is a collegial body of constitutional origin that—in accordance with its authority—prepares, updates, publishes, and distributes the CBCISS. To perform these activities, the CSG has the CBCISS Inter-institutional Commission. The CBCISS update is performed through the processes of inclusion, modification, and exclusion of supplies approved by the Interior Commission. The CBCISS update process consists of three stages: the first stage involves a test that leads to the acceptance or inadmissibility of the requests, and the other two focus on an in-depth evaluation for the ruling. This article describes the experience of health technology assessment in Mexico, presents the achievements and outlines the improvements in the process of submission of new health technologies, and presents a preliminary analysis of the submissions evaluated until December 2012. During the analysis period, 394 submissions were received. After confirming compliance with the requirements, 59.9% of the submissions passed to the next stage of the process, technology assessment. In the third stage, the committee approved 44.9% of the submissions evaluated. The improvements established in the country in terms of health technology assessment allowed choosing the technologies that give more value for money in a context of public health institutions.

Pedro Rizo Ríos; Aurora González Rivera; Itzel Rivas Oropeza; Odette Campos Ramírez

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Implications of the 2012 Election for Health Care — The Voters' Perspective  

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...kept a Republican majority. As expected, health care was not the top issue but was an important one in this close election (Edison Research–National Election Pool [Edison–NEP] 2012; see Opinion Polls on the Implications of the 2012 Election for Health Care — The Voters' Perspective for poll results... Analysis of opinion polls shows that Obama voters were much more likely than Romney voters to consider health care the most important U.S. problem, that they want the Affordable Care Act implemented, and that they support greater federal government intervention in health care.

Blendon R.J.Benson J.M.Brulé A.

2012-12-20T23:59:59.000Z

282

E-Print Network 3.0 - assess public health Sample Search Results  

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health Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: assess public health Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Undergraduate Minor in Public Health A...

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Theodore... Crivelli (eds), 2010. Robert Wells is the Director of the Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute... and the Menzies Centre for Health Policy at The ......

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Environmental Sciences and Ecology 66 Assuring Equity Through Health and Health Care Reform Conference Registration Information (Type or Print) Summary: Effectiveness...

285

"Health is a business for everyone and is not a right to anyone:" Neoliberal health care provision in rural Guatemala  

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to reduce health disparities. These organizations used their economic power as leverage to promote neoliberal reforms in health care, focusing on decentralization and privatization. In this thesis, I explore the intended and unintended consequences...

Fernandes da Cunha Loureiro Amorim, Clarice

2012-08-31T23:59:59.000Z

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Payment reform and changes in health care in China  

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Abstract This paper is intended to assess the primary effects on cost, utilization and quality of care from payment reform of capitation and open enrollment in Changde city, Hunan Province of China. Open enrollment policy was introduced to deal with possible cream skimming associated with capitation. Based on the longitudinal Urban Resident Basic Medical Insurance (URBMI) Household Survey, this study analyses the URBMI data through a set of regression models. The original data included over five thousand inpatient admissions during the study period between 2008 and 2010. The study finds the payment reform to reduce its inpatient out-of-pocket cost by 19.7%, out-of-pocket ratio by 9.5%, and length of stay by 17.7%. However, the total inpatient cost, drug cost ratio, treatment effect, and patient satisfaction showed little difference between Fee-For-Service and capitation models. We conclude that the payment reform in Changde did not reduce overall inpatient expenditure, but it decreased the financial risk and length of stay of inpatient patients without compromising quality of care. The findings would contribute to the health care payment literatures from developing countries and open further research tracks on the ability of open enrollment to compensate for capitation drawbacks.

Chen Gao; Fei Xu; Gordon G. Liu

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

287

HEALTH INSURANCE PORTABILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT Public Law 104-191  

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insurance and health care delivery, to promote the use of medical savings accounts, to improve access to long-term care services and coverage, to simplify the administration of health insurance, and for other of contents of this Act is as follows: Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents. TITLE I--HEALTH CARE ACCESS

Príncipe, José Carlos

288

The emergence of care robotics – A patent and publication analysis  

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Engineering and Automation (IPA), Germany. The third generation has a grappler in the back and a tray in the front. It can detect obstacles, move around and avoid them. Having the appearance of a robotic “butler” this machine fulfills a repertoire... of transporting functions. For instance, it delivers water to residents in senior homes or hospitals. The care robot identifies, approaches and talks to its “customers”. It documents its work and allows doctors and care takers to analysis that data (e...

Goeldner, Moritz; Herstatt, Cornelius; Tietze, Frank

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

289

MILKEN INSTITUTE SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AT GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERISTY  

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HANDBOOK ACADEMIC YEAR 2014-2015 950 New Hampshire Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20037 The Graduate Student1 MILKEN INSTITUTE SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AT GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERISTY GRADUATE STUDENT can be found on the SPPHS website: http://publichealth.gwu.edu/services/students Note regarding

Vertes, Akos

290

PECIAL REPORS T Public Health: Seattle and King County's  

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PECIAL REPORS T Public Health: Seattle and King County's Push for the Built Environment Introduction In Seattle and King County, Washington, and nationwide, evidence shows that decisions about how we in land use plan ning and smart growth issues. Data from a King County study makes the answer clear

291

What are the relationships between public health and wellbeing, and  

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What are the relationships between public health and wellbeing, and woodlands or green spaces? Prof Rich Mitchell Trees and forests in British society conference: April 13th 2010 #12;What am I going research and policy directions needed to meet emerging challenges · So, that's what I'm going to do

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Office of Global Public Health www.globalhealth.utah.edu  

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Join Us via GoToWebinar Please Register Here https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register-being and Abuse History of Women Utilizing Social Services in Gujarat, India" Akiko Way, Suite A Public Health Classroom 203 Join us in person or via Go

293

PUBLICATION 600-080 Fish Health and Disease  

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PUBLICATION 600-080 Fish Health and Disease Striped bass (Morone saxitilis) and hybrid striped bass these fish are commonly raised in high densities under intensive aquaculture situations (e.g., cages, ponds of the viral, bacterial, fungal, and parasitic pathogens, but the fish become increasingly susceptible

Liskiewicz, Maciej

294

Ageism and Autonomy in Health Care: Explorations Through a Relational Lens  

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Ageism within the context of care has attracted increasing attention in recent years. Similarly, autonomy has developed into a prominent concept within health care law and ethics. This paper explores the way t...

Laura Pritchard-Jones

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Strategies to Identify and Stratify Children with Special Health Care Needs in Outpatient General Pediatrics Settings  

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Developing improved systems of care for children with special health care needs (CSHCN) requires accurate identification and stratification of this population. This study was designed to assess the ability of ...

Alaina M. Davis; Sara E. McFadden; Barron L. Patterson…

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Sustaining a House of Cards: The Health Care of Undocumented Mexican Immigrants in the United States  

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working conditions, working hours, and pay (economic exclusion). The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, which passed on March 23, 2010, became yet another policy following the historical trend of restricting and limiting the health care...

Patel, Tejal Sanmukh

2011-07-31T23:59:59.000Z

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m-Health adoption and sustainability prognosis from a care givers' and patients' perspective  

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The penetration of mobile phones and mobile technologies in developing countries has led to innovative developments of various m-Health applications. These applications have proven the potential of mobile technologies for improving the quality of health ... Keywords: HIV/AIDS, care givers and patients, developing countries, m-health, m-health adoption, m-health sustainability

Boroto Hwabamungu; Quentin Williams

2010-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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CDC's National Environmental Public Health Tracking Network VERMONT Keeping Track, Promoting Health  

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exposures such as air pollution and drinking water contaminants. The health department began receiving monitoring data show that this county also has the most days per year of air pollution from fine particulateCS225774_O CDC's National Environmental Public Health Tracking Network VERMONT Keeping Track

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Understanding how low-income families prioritize elements of health care access for their children via the optimal care model  

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Insurance coverage alone does not guarantee access to needed health care. Few studies have explored what “access” means to low-income families, nor have they examined how elements of access are prioritized whe...

Heather Angier; Jessica Gregg; Rachel Gold…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Public-Private Investment Partnerships for Health An Atlas of Innovation  

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Public-Private Investment Partnerships for Health An Atlas of Innovation The Global Health Group.ucsf.edu/ghg. Recommended Citation The Global Health Group. Public-Private Investment Partnerships for Health: An Atlas Map of PPIPs Worldwide 14 Core Public-Private Investment Partnerships 16 Australia--Joondalup Hospital

Klein, Ophir

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Use of special health care services by infants born extremely prematurely in the province of Quebec.  

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??To compare health care use from neonatal discharge to 18 months corrected age of two groups of extremely preterm children (< 26 vs. 26-29 weeks… (more)

Luu, Thuy-Mai.

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Medication Adherence and Health Care Utilization among Schizophrenia Inpatients after Discharged: A Cohort Study in Taiwan.  

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??Purpose: This study investigate the relationship and factors between medication adherence and health care utilization among Schizophrenia inpatients after discharged, for reducing relapse rate, helping… (more)

Lin, Pei-Yu

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - allied health care Sample Search Results  

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Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: allied health care Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Excellent job prospects, rising salaries America's...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - academic health care Sample Search Results  

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Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: academic health care Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 Communication from the Academic Senate Elena...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - australian health care Sample Search Results  

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Starting October 1, 2013, you can apply and enroll in health coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace at HealthCare.gov. Health coverage starts as early as January 1, 2014,  

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Marketplace at HealthCare.gov. Health coverage starts as early as January 1, 2014, and open enrollment ends other sources in 2014. If you don't have coverage, you may have to pay a fee. When you visit HealthCare of HealthCare.gov to apply, compare your options, and enroll in coverage. If you run a small business, you

Acton, Scott

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THE COSTS AND BENEFITS OF A PUBLIC OPTION IN  

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THE COSTS AND BENEFITS OF A PUBLIC OPTION IN HEALTH CARE REFORM: An Economic Analysis Ethan Kaplan and Benefits of a Public Option in Health Care Reform: An Economic Analysis ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We would like Security|The Costs and Benefits of a Public Option in Health Care Reform: An Economic Analysis EXECUTIVE

Kammen, Daniel M.

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SYLLABUS (01/16/2011) CPH 616: Public Health and Rural Policy Analysis  

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the current spectrum of state and local media in its coverage of health care reform help the implementation of reform in rural health policy?; 4. Better able to look beyond competing political values in rural health the delivery of high quality health care in a rural setting. Policy analysis is one of those ubiquitous terms

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Abstract B31: Collaborative breast health education addressing an alarming public health concern in the District of Columbia  

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...meeting-abstract Behavioral and Social Science Poster Presentations - Proffered Abstracts...B31: Collaborative breast health education addressing an alarming public health...Early Awareness is a breast health education program of Howard University Cancer...

Kimberly Higginbotham; Deon Regis; Lucile Adams-Campbell; Carla WIlliams; Wayne Frederick; Karen Peterson; Jasmine Greenamyer; Erica Childs; and Carolyn Aldige

2008-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Economic growth and the geographic maldistribution of health care resources: Evidence from China, 1949-2010  

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Abstract The geographic maldistribution of health care resources is one of the most persistent characteristics of health care systems around the world. Based on China’s provincial-level panel data in 1949-2010, this paper empirically investigates whether the geographic distribution of health care resources is convergent or divergent in the long run and whether the rapid economic growth contributes to reducing the regional disparity in health care resources in China. Using a dynamic convergence model that controls unobserved provincial heterogeneity and spatial dependence, the empirical results provide much support for ?-convergence in that the provinces with lower initial values of health care resources, including the densities of physicians and hospital beds, are seen to grow faster and to catch up with the provinces with higher initial stocks. In addition, we find that GDP per capita has a significant and non-linear impact on the convergence rate of health care resources, providing support for a Kuznets curve in China’s health sector. That is, the inequality in the distribution of health care resources follows an inverted “U” shape as income increases over time. An important implication of our study is that economic growth per se provides a built-in stabilizer to mitigate health inequality through the convergence of health care resources across regions in the long run.

Xuezheng Qin; Chee-Ruey Hsieh

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Has Massachusetts health care reform worked for the working poor? Results from an analysis of opportunity  

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AbstractPurpose Health care reform was introduced in Massachusetts (MA) in 2006 and serves as a model for what was subsequently introduced nationally as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The Boston Area Community Health survey collected data before (2002–2005) and after (2006–2010) introduction of the MA health insurance mandate, providing a unique opportunity to assess its effects in a large, epidemiologic cohort. Methods We report on the apparent effects of the mandate on the same participants over time, focusing specifically on the vulnerable working poor (WP). We evaluated differences in subpopulations of interest at pre- and post-reform periods to explore whether MA health care reform resulted in an overall gain in insurance coverage. Results MA health care reform was associated with net gains in health insurance coverage overall and among the subgroups studied. Our findings suggest that despite being targeted by health care reform legislation, the WP in MA continue to report lower rates of insurance coverage compared with both the nonworking poor and the not poor. Conclusions MA health care reform legislation, including the expansion of Medicaid, resulted in substantial overall gains in coverage. Disparities in insurance coverage persist among some subgroups following health care reform implementation in MA. These results have important implications for health services researchers and policy makers, particularly in light of the ongoing implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Liane J. Tinsley; Susan A. Hall; John B. McKinlay

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Community health worker interventions to improve access to health care services for older adults from ethnic minorities: a systematic review  

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The health status of older adults belonging to ethnic minorities in Western countries is an important public issue because their health is often less favourable than that of older adults from the majority popu...

Ilona Verhagen; Bas Steunenberg; Niek J de Wit…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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MO?C?AUD B?01: Technology and the Crisis in the U.S. Health Care System  

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New developments in physics?based technology are greatly improving medical diagnosis and treatment. But they are also contributing to the current crisis in the U.S. health care system—i.e. its intolerable cost. Our health care expenditures are about twice as high per capita as those of other advanced countries and are rising at a rate that will soon threaten the viability of the federal budget and already imperils the survival of employer?based insurance. Rising costs prevent extension of coverage to the uninsured whose numbers continue to increase. Despite exorbitant expenditures we are not getting our money's worth. Even insured people often don't receive optimal treatment and our public health statistics place us only in the middle of our international peers who spend much less.

A Relman

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Ethical challenges in connection with the use of coercion: a focus group study of health care personnel in mental health care  

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In recent years, the attention on the use of coercion in mental health care has increased. The use of coercion is common and controversial, and involves many complex ethical challenges. The research question i...

Marit Helene Hem; Bert Molewijk; Reidar Pedersen

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Leaving care and mental health: outcomes for children in out-of-home care during the transition to adulthood  

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Abstract There were 59,500 Children in out-of-home care in England in 2008. Research into this population points to poor health and quality of life outcomes over the transition to adult independence. This undesirable outcome applies to mental health...

Akister, Jane; Owens, Matt; Goodyer, Ian M

2010-05-12T23:59:59.000Z

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Sick of Soot: The Public Health and Economic Impacts of Diesel...  

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Sick of Soot: The Public Health and Economic Impacts of Diesel Pollution in California Sick of Soot: The Public Health and Economic Impacts of Diesel Pollution in California 2004...

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Mental Health Beliefs and Barriers to Accessing Mental Health Services in Youth Aging out of Foster Care  

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AbstractObjective To examine the perspectives of youth on factors that influence mental health service use after aging out of foster care. Methods Focus groups were conducted with youth with a history of mental health needs and previous service use who had aged out of foster care. Questions were informed by the Health Belief Model and addressed 4 domains: youth perceptions of the “threat of mental health problems,” treatment benefits versus barriers to accessing mental health services, self-efficacy, and “cues to action.” Data were analyzed using a modified grounded-theory approach. Results Youth (N = 28) reported ongoing mental health problems affecting their functioning; however, they articulated variable levels of reliance on formal mental health treatment versus their own ability to resolve these problems without treatment. Past mental health service experiences influenced whether youth viewed treatment options as beneficial. Youth identified limited self-efficacy and insufficient psychosocial supports “cueing action” during their transition out of foster care. Barriers to accessing mental health services included difficulties obtaining health insurance, finding a mental health provider, scheduling appointments, and transportation. Conclusions Youths' perceptions of their mental health needs, self-efficacy, psychosocial supports during transition, and access barriers influence mental health service use after aging out of foster care. Results suggest that strategies are needed to 1) help youth and clinicians negotiate shared understanding of mental health treatment needs and options, 2) incorporate mental health into transition planning, and 3) address insurance and other systemic barriers to accessing mental health services after aging out of foster care.

Christina Sakai; Thomas I. Mackie; Rashmi Shetgiri; Sara Franzen; Anu Partap; Glenn Flores; Laurel K. Leslie

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Systems Analysis for Computers in Ambulatory Health Care in Ireland  

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The Administration of the Health Services at a local level in Ireland is largely by the eight Health Boards which were established by the Health Act of 1970.

Rory R. O’Moore

1986-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Current performance and future trends in health care sciences and services research  

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Health care sciences and services research (HCSSR) has come to the fore in recent years and related research literature increased rapidly over the last few decades. The main purpose of this study is to describe the global progress and to determine the ... Keywords: Global research trends, Health care sciences and services research, Knowledge mapping, Scientometric, Web of Science

Qiang Yao, Peng-Hui Lyu, Lian-Ping Yang, Lan Yao, Zhi-Yong Liu

2014-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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April 17, 2013 UC to seek impasse in health care professionals contract negotiations with UPTE  

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April 17, 2013 UC to seek impasse in health care professionals contract negotiations with UPTE for a contract covering health care professionals' staff. The university has worked very hard to bargain in good conditions. At one point when faced with UPTE's resistance to responsible pension reform, UC offered three

Leistikow, Bruce N.

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Efficiency evaluation for pooling resources in health care Peter T. Vanberkel1  

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Efficiency evaluation for pooling resources in health care Peter T. Vanberkel1 , Richard J such as diagnostic departments, ambulatory care centres, and nursing wards. In recent years this organizational model has been challenged by the idea that higher quality of care and efficiency in service delivery can

Al Hanbali, Ahmad

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The Quality of Children's Health Care Matters — Time to Pay Attention  

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.... The much higher adherence rate for medication use (which clinicians are more likely to chart accurately) than for other modes of care might suggest that the lower adherence rates reflect failures in charting rather than in performance. In addition, the panels developing the quality criteria did so... High-quality health care matters for all children — and is critically important for some. In many ways, health care for children serves the same function as health care for adults. For example, the incidence of chronic illness in children is increasing, ...

Perrin J.M.; Homer C.J.

2007-10-11T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - affect public health Sample Search Results  

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(MPH) Program and Public Health Certificate (PHC) Program... separately ... Source: New Hampshire, University of - Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,...

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Identification of hearing loss among residents with dementia: Perceptions of health care aides  

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Abstract Effective communication can be difficult when working with individuals with dementia and hearing loss. Given the high prevalence of both dementia and hearing loss among individuals in long term care, direct care providers in this setting, will almost certainly confront frequent communication challenges. To understand health care aide perspectives of caring for residents with dementia and hearing loss, 12 health care aides from five nursing homes participated in audio-recorded, semi-structured interviews. Transcripts were coded and themes were identified. Health care aides reported the difficulties in distinguishing the relative contributions of hearing loss and dementia to communication breakdowns. They reported that familiarity with residents helped them differentiate between sensory versus cognitive impairments in conversations with residents. Although able to identify strategies to support communication, communication difficulty complicated both their provision of care and support of quality of life for residents with dementia and hearing loss. Suggestions for practice and education are provided.

Susan E. Slaughter; Tammy Hopper; Carla Ickert; Daniel F. Erin

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Version Date: 1/5/2012 Page 1 of 3 Cases in Public Health Communication & Marketing  

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Version Date: 1/5/2012 Page 1 of 3 Cases in Public Health Communication & Marketing Peer Review Guidelines & Manuscript Review Form About Cases in Public Health Communication & Marketing Cases in Public Health Communication & Marketing (CPHCM) is an online journal featuring peer- reviewed case studies

Vertes, Akos

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pilF Polymorphism-Based PCR To Distinguish Vibrio vulnificus Strains Potentially Dangerous to Public Health  

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...vulnificus Strains Potentially Dangerous to Public Health Published ahead of print...that could be considered dangerous to public health. Discrimination is based...isolates that potentially are dangerous to public health, under the hypothesis...

Francisco J. Roig; Eva Sanjuán; Amparo Llorens; Carmen Amaro

2009-12-28T23:59:59.000Z

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Public Health-Related Impacts of Climate Change in California  

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Research Report. Health Effects Institute: 1–25; discussionand health. Health Effects Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.and health. Health Effects Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Health perceptions and symptom burden in primary care: measuring health using audio computer-assisted self-interviews  

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To assess the relationships among somatic symptoms and health perception measures in data collected from the implementation of audio computer-assisted self-interview (ACASI) technology in a primary care clinic...

Keiki Hinami; Jennifer Smith; Catherine D. Deamant; Romina Kee…

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Alaska Native People Shaping Health Care 2011Malcolm Baldrige  

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Optometry Pediatrics Outpatient Physical Therapy Radiology Valley Native Primary Care Center Screening and Genecology Pediatrics Inpatient Pharmacy Rural Anchorage Service Unit Operational Support Office Primary Care Automated Annual Planning Tool AAPP All Alaska Pediatric Partnership ACE Advancing Customer Excellence AFN

Magee, Joseph W.

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New evidence on financing equity in China's health care reform - A case study on Gansu province, China  

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Analysis of whether health care financing contributions were progressive according to income were made using the Kakwani index for each of the four health...

Mingsheng Chen; Wen Chen; Yuxin Zhao

2012-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Predicting Consumption Expenditure for the Analysis of Health Care Financing Equity in Low Income Countries: a Comparison of Approaches  

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The analysis of equity in the distribution of health care payments requires nationally representative income and expenditure surveys, containing information on health care payments and ability to pay. Such nat...

Gemini Mtei; Josephine Borghi; Kara Hanson

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Factors associated with free adult preventive health care utilization among physically disabled people in Taiwan: nationwide population-based study  

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Few previous studies have specifically addressed the health care utilization situation of the physically disabled. This study aimed to investigate the utilization of free adult preventive health care for physi...

Suh-May Yen; Pei-Tseng Kung; Wen-Chen Tsai

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Public health and economic impact of dampness and mold  

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The public health risk and economic impact of dampness and mold exposures was assessed using current asthma as a health endpoint. Individual risk of current asthma from exposure to dampness and mold in homes from Fisk et al. (2007), and asthma risks calculated from additional studies that reported the prevalence of dampness and mold in homes were used to estimate the proportion of U.S. current asthma cases that are attributable to dampness and mold exposure at 21% (95% confidence internal 12-29%). An examination of the literature covering dampness and mold in schools, offices, and institutional buildings, which is summarized in the appendix, suggests that risks from exposure in these buildings are similar to risks from exposures in homes. Of the 21.8 million people reported to have asthma in the U.S., approximately 4.6 (2.7-6.3) million cases are estimated to be attributable to dampness and mold exposure in the home. Estimates of the national cost of asthma from two prior studies were updated to 2004 and used to estimate the economic impact of dampness and mold exposures. By applying the attributable fraction to the updated national annual cost of asthma, the national annual cost of asthma that is attributable to dampness and mold exposure in the home is estimated to be $3.5 billion ($2.1-4.8 billion). Analysis indicates that exposure to dampness and mold in buildings poses significant public health and economic risks in the U.S. These findings are compatible with public policies and programs that help control moisture and mold in buildings.

Mudarri, David; Fisk, William J.

2007-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Page 1 of 4 Revised 7/11 Certification of Health Care Provider  

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Page 1 of 4 Revised 7/11 Certification of Health Care Provider (Family and Medical Leave Act is meant by a "serious health condition" under the Family and Medical Leave Act. Does the patient school or to perform other daily activities due to the serious health condition, treatment therefore

Meyers, Steven D.

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Perceived control in health care: A conceptual model based on experiences of frail older adults  

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Abstract Frail older adults are increasingly encouraged to be in control of their health care, in Western societies. However, little is known about how they themselves perceive control in health care. Therefore, this study aims to investigate the concept of health care-related perceived control from the viewpoint of frail older adults. A qualitative interview study was conducted following a Grounded Theory approach. Thirty-two Dutch frail older adults, aged 65 and over, participated in 20 in-depth interviews (n = 20) and three focus group discussions (n = 12). Data were analysed according to techniques of coding and constant comparison. From this analysis constituting factors of perceived control emerged, providing elements of a conceptual model. Perceived control reflects the feeling or belief that health care is under control, which is constituted by five, either internal or external, factors: (I) self-confidence in organising professional and/or informal care, (II) self-confidence in health management in the home setting, (III) perceived support from people in the social network, (IV) perceived support from health care professionals and organisations, and (V) perceived support from (health care) infrastructure and services. Therefore, the concept does not only consist of people's own perceived efforts, but also includes the influence of external sources. Our conceptual model points out what external factors should be taken into consideration by health care professionals and policy makers when enhancing older people's perceived control. Moreover, it can serve as the basis for the development of a measurement instrument, to enable future quantitative research on health care-related perceived control among older adults.

L. Claassens; G.A. Widdershoven; S.C. Van Rhijn; F. Van Nes; M.I. Broese van Groenou; D.J.H. Deeg; M. Huisman

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The role of civil society in health care reforms: An arena for hegemonic struggles  

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Abstract The present paper argues that current mainstream understandings of civil society as ontologically different from the state and essentially positive (either normative or functionally) are problematic in order to understand the development of health care reforms. The paper proposes to ground an explanation of the role of civil society in health care reforms in a Gramscian understanding of civil society as analytically different from the state, and as an arena for hegemonic struggles. The study of health care reform in Israel serves as a case study for this claim.

Dani Filc

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Specialty Distribution of U.S. Physicians -- The Invisible Driver of Health Care Costs  

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...other developed countries, create a national policy on the physician work force. The problem of specialty distribution among physicians has been an invisible issue simply because we have not chosen to look at it. Yet its effects on the character and cost of U.S. health care make it untenable to steam blindly... Never before have so many Americans been so aware of our health care system's two most glaring defects -- its inability to restrain runaway medical expenditures and its failure to provide basic health care for all citizens. Strangely neglected in the ...

Schroeder S.A.; Sandy L.G.

1993-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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OhSU is moving into a new era. Our work will be defined by health reform and the decline in public resources, and we will be challenged in profound ways. Yet we are well  

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health care reform and reduced public funding. OHSU laid the groundwork for success in 2007 by adoptingthe next five years OhSU is moving into a new era. Our work will be defined by health reform, and sustainability and green building practices. OHSU has been vocal and active in the health reform conversation

Chapman, Michael S.

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Health care access, utilization and barriers among injection drug users.  

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?? Background: To curb the transmission of HIV/AIDS and other infectious diseases several studies indicate the need for improved access to medical care for injection… (more)

Oche, Ishaka

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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WORKING PAPER N 2007 -40 The distortionary effect of health  

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, health care, public/private, compulsory/voluntary insurance PARIS-JOURDAN SCIENCES ECONOMIQUES for modeling the impact of insurance on health- care demand extending some of the results of the two-risk model and still consume healthcare. Keywords: Health insurance, Adverse selection, Health care, Public

Boyer, Edmond

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E-Print Network 3.0 - antenatal care services Sample Search Results  

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Health Services in Rural Tamil Nadu: Public Investment Requirements and Health Sector Reform Summary: of antenatal care, as pregnancy-induced hypertension is a major contributor...

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E-Print Network 3.0 - antenatal care visits Sample Search Results  

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Health Services in Rural Tamil Nadu: Public Investment Requirements and Health Sector Reform Summary: of antenatal care, as pregnancy-induced hypertension is a major contributor...

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Workforce Issues in the Greater Boston Health Care Industry: Implications for Work and Family  

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This working paper synthesizes critical problems identified by interviews with more than 40 leaders in the Boston area health care industry and places them in the context of work and family issues. At ...

Harrington, Mona

2004-12-10T23:59:59.000Z

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Economic Implications of Hip Fracture: Health Service Use, Institutional Care and Cost in Canada  

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...As the burden of illness associated with hip fracture extends beyond the initial hospitalization, a longitudinal 1 year cohort study was used to analyze levels of health service use, institutional care and the...

M. E. Wiktorowicz; R. Goeree; A. Papaioannou; J. D. Adachi…

2001-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Workforce Issues in the Greater Boston Health Care Industry: Implications for Work and Family  

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Interviews with more than 40 leaders in the Boston area health care industry have identified a range of broadly-felt critical problems. This document synthesizes these problems and places them in the context of work and ...

Harrington, Mona

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Health care costs attributable to overweight calculated in a standardized way for three European countries  

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This article presents a tool to calculate health care costs attributable to overweight in a comparable and standardized way. The purpose is to describe the methodological principles of the tool and to put it i...

M. Lette; W. J. E. Bemelmans; J. Breda…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Transfusion Ontology for Remote Assistance in Emergency Health Care (Position Paper)  

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Transfusion Ontology is a simple task-based ontology developed in the emergency health care domain. Taking the assumption that ontologies are instruments for supporting exchange of information among parties, t...

Paolo Ceravolo; Ernesto Damiani…

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A transfusion ontology for remote assistance in emergency health care (position paper)  

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Transfusion Ontology is a simple task-based ontology developed in the emergency health care domain Taking the assumption that ontologies are instruments for supporting exchange of information among parties, the principles governing the design of this ...

Paolo Ceravolo; Ernesto Damiani; Cristiano Fugazza

2006-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A comparative study of codes of ethics in health care facilities and energy companies  

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Though written corporate codes of ethics have been touted as a panacea for ... compromises their usefulness. An ethnographic study comparing development processes and compliance outcomes in large health care faci...

Isaac D. Montoya; Alan J. Richard

1994-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The impact of ageing on health care expenditures: a study of steepening  

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Some researchers claim that health care expenditures for older people are growing faster than for the rest of the population. This process is referred to as steepening. The aim of this paper is to test steepening

Fredrik Alexander Gregersen

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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How to justify avoidance of communications related to death anxiety in the health care system  

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It might seem obvious that dealing with death anxiety in the health care system is desirable. Hence, there are either voices that demand more research on how this openness can be fostered or those who consider...

Murat Sariyar

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Genomic medicine: genetic variation and its impact on the future of health care  

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...sequence of the human genome. Science. 291...metabolomic assessments of human health and nutrition...for Biotechnology Information. Nucleic Acids Res...care. | Advances in genome technology and other fruits of the Human Genome Project are playing a growing...

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Impact of current health care reform proposals on people with chronic illnesses  

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Outlines the most challenging issues facing people with special health care needs. There is a need for the Medicaid Infrastructure Grants and other grants to identify cost effective strategies for providing access to coverage for individuals...

Hall, Jean P.; Moore, Janice M.; Otto, B.; Salley, S.

2009-11-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Using prediction to facilitate patient flow in a health care delivery chain  

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A health care delivery chain is a series of treatment steps through which patients flow. The Emergency Department (ED)/Inpatient Unit (IU) chain is an example chain, common to many hospitals. Recent literature has suggested ...

Peck, Jordan S. (Jordan Shefer)

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Choosing Wisely: Prevalence and Correlates of Low-Value Health Care Services in the United States  

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Specialty societies in the United States identified low-value tests and procedures that contribute to waste and poor health care quality via implementation of the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation...

Carrie H. Colla Ph.D.; Nancy E. Morden M.D.; M.P.H.…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - american health care Sample Search Results  

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Search Powered by Explorit Topic List Advanced Search Sample search results for: american health care Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and...

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Frontiers in Public Health Services and Systems Research Volume 1 | Number 1 Article 6  

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improvement plans. Since these activities are fundamental aspects of accreditation and health reformFrontiers in Public Health Services and Systems Research Volume 1 | Number 1 Article 6 4-17-2012 Patterns of Interaction Among Local Public Health Officials and the Adoption of Recommended Practices

Sadeh, Norman M.

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Access to health care for individuals with developmental disabilities from minority backgrounds  

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MENTAL RETARDATION VOLUME 42, NUMBER 6: 459–470 DECEMBER 2004 459qAmerican Association on Mental Retardation Access to Health Care for Individuals With Developmental Disabilities From Minority Backgrounds Amanda Reichard, Therese Marie Sacco, and H.... Rutherford Turnbull, III Abstract In this project we examined access to health care by individuals with developmental disabilities in Kansas from low-income populations and from minority backgrounds. Four criteria for deter- mining access were employed...

Reichard, Amanda; Sacco, T. M.; Turnbull, H. Rutherford

2011-12-27T23:59:59.000Z

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Efficiency evaluation for pooling resources in health care: An Interpretation for Managers  

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Efficiency evaluation for pooling resources in health care: An Interpretation for Managers Peter T centres, and nursing wards. In recent years this organizational model has been challenged by the idea that higher quality of care and efficiency in service delivery can be achieved when services are organized

Boucherie, Richard J.

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Theory of System Level Efficiency in Health Care  

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Abstract Systems level efficiency concerns understanding how well a health system uses the resources at its disposal to improve health and secure related health system objectives. This article first introduces the concept of a health system. It then considers the theory behind systems level efficiency and related concepts such as productivity, technical and allocative efficiency, and goes on to assess the key challenges and debates faced in this area of research. The article relates these theoretical concepts back to health policy to indicate the types of questions that might be considered in any analysis of technical or allocative efficiency.

I. Papanicolas; P.C. Smith

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Health care Passport: A population-based introductory pharmacy practice model for Medicare beneficiaries  

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Abstract The objective of the study was to describe the design and outcomes of a model to provide population-based, introductory pharmacy practice experiences (IPPEs). Community outreach events targeting Medicare beneficiaries were conducted. Screenings and services designed for adults 65 years and older were offered. Attendees were provided a business card known as the “Health care Passport” which identified screening stations and provided space to record results. Students participated in planning the events and providing health services. Students gained experience with population-based care, providing 2633 health screenings for 1013 attendees, and earned 2650 IPPE hours. Attendees received medication therapy management, assistance with the Medicare Part D plan review, and utilized an average of three stations, most commonly cardiovascular risk, immunizations, diabetes, and bone density. The Health care Passport is a reproducible model to provide extensive, population-based health screenings and services and effectively meet IPPE requirements for students.

Sian M. Carr-Lopez; Joseph A. Woelfel; Michael Shioji; Marlyn Nicolas; Dina Hoang; Jennifer Rodriguez; Neha Rahan; Rajul A. Patel; Suzanne M. Galal

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PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION Programme name Health Services Research  

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inquiry that examines how people get access to health care, how much care costs, and what happens to patients as a result of this care. The main goals of health services research are to identify the most in your place of work, which may be in the public or private sector such as the health and social care

Weyde, Tillman

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English NHS Embarks on Controversial and Risky Market-Style Reforms in Health Care  

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...infrastructure and effective leadership will be very hard to achieve in England in the short term. Second, the new commissioning groups could be seen as a new type of accountable care organization. Accountability in U.K. health care will now lie firmly with primary care physicians — albeit in a hybrid... This report discusses the proposal by Britain's coalition government to dramatically reform the English National Health Service (NHS). The proposal calls for a new capitated payment structure that would put general physicians in control of the majority of the NHS budget.

Roland M.; Rosen R.

2011-04-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Financing Health Care — Finding the Money Is Hard and Spending It Well Is Even Harder  

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...receive from health care. According to this theory, if we just let patients decide whether the care they are receiving is worth their money, the invisible hand of the market would determine the proper level of resources and the efficient allocation of them. However, with any reasonable level for the... In this issue of the Journal, Mongan and Lee argue persuasively that physicians should lead the way in confronting the unpleasant truth that we cannot achieve universal health care coverage in the United States without tax increases.1 There is a second ...

Kronick R.

2005-03-24T23:59:59.000Z

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Winter Course 2015 Perspectives in Community Health  

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to the medical care system, and the role of public health in "health care reform". Mode of grading: LetterWinter Course 2015 Perspectives in Community Health SSPPHH 110011 ­­ 33 UUnniittss,, CCRRNN MMeeddiicciinnee Public Health 101 is an in-depth introductory course for students interested in understanding

Leistikow, Bruce N.

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Faculty of Science & Health School of Nursing  

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the perspective of a publicly funded health service in relation to health and social care costs but it will also of Ireland, from a public health care payer perspective · To determine the direct medical costs of overweightFaculty of Science & Health School of Nursing Research Officer (16 month contract until 31st July

Humphrys, Mark

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Deaf Health Care Access Michael McKee, MD,  

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interpreters, assistive listening devices, notetakers, etc.) Exceptions: Undue financial burden requires use of speech or listening Health information is often shared by talking or depends on hearing

Goldman, Steven A.

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ARCS FOUNDATION GLOBAL IMPACT AWARD Global Health, Public Good and Graduate Education  

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ARCS FOUNDATION GLOBAL IMPACT AWARD Global Health, Public Good and Graduate Education Case Foundation Awards Luncheon in Atlanta on November 20, 2014. #12;Application Materials: 1) A letter

Arnold, Jonathan

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Water Management and Public Health: A Case Study from Rural Mexico.  

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??This study provides a look into a small rural municipality in Mexico and analyzes the association between public health and water management. While first touching… (more)

Cooper, Andrew

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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& Agriculture Summary: Environment & Agriculture 19 Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly Public Health & Social Care 20 American Journal... Land Research and Management Environment &...

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Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) legislation and its implication on speech privacy design in health care facilities  

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The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 (104th Congress H.R. 3103 January 3 1986) among many things individual patient records and information be protected from unnecessary issue. This responsibility is assigned to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) which has issued a Privacy Rule most recently dated August 2002 with a revision being proposed in 2005 to strengthen penalties for inappropriate breaches of patient privacy. Despite this speech privacy in many instances in health care facilities need not be guaranteed by the facility. Nevertheless the regulation implies that due regard be given to speech privacy in both facility design and operation. This presentation will explore the practical aspects of implementing speech privacy in health care facilities and make recommendations for certain specific speech privacy situations.

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of the program typically assume leadership roles in either the public or private health sectors... , including: acute-care centres, long-term care centres, insurance ......

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A qualitative study of innovations implemented to improve transition of care from maternity to child and family health (CFH) services in Australia  

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AbstractBackground The transition of care (ToC) from maternity services, particularly from midwifery care to child and family health (CFH) nursing services, is a critical time in the support of women as they transition into early parenting. However significant issues in service provision exist, particularly meeting the needs of women with social and emotional health risk factors. These include insufficient resources, poor communication and information transfer, limited interface between private and public health systems and tension around role boundaries. In response some services are implementing strategies to improve the transition of care from maternity to CFH services. Aim This paper describes a range of innovations developed to improve transition of care between maternity and child and family health services and identifies the characteristics common to all innovations. Methods Data reported were collected in phase three of a mixed methods study investigating the feasibility of implementing a national approach to child and family health services in Australia (CHoRUS study). Data were collected from 33 professionals including midwives, child and family health nurses, allied health staff and managers, at seven sites across four Australian states. Data were analysed thematically, guided by Braun and Clarke's six-step process of thematic analysis. Findings The range of innovations implemented included those which addressed; information sharing, the efficient use of funding and resources, development of new roles to improve co-ordination of care, the co-location of services and working together. Four of the seven sites implemented innovations that specifically targeted families with additional needs. Successful implementation was dependent on the preliminary work undertaken which required professionals and/or organisations to work collaboratively. Conclusion Improving the transition of care requires co-ordination and collaboration to ensure families are adequately supported. Collaboration between professionals and services facilitated innovative practice and was core to successful change.

Kim Psaila; Cathrine Fowler; Sue Kruske; Virginia Schmied

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Implementing a patient centered medical home in the Veterans health administration: Perspectives of primary care providers  

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Abstract Implementation of a patient centered medical home challenges primary care providers to change their scheduling practices to enhance patient access to care as well as to learn how to use performance metrics as part of a self-reflective practice redesign culture. As medical homes become more commonplace, health care administrators and primary care providers alike are eager to identify barriers to implementation. The objective of this study was to identify non-technological barriers to medical home implementation from the perspective of primary care providers. We conducted qualitative interviews with providers implementing the medical home model in Department of Veterans Affairs clinics—the most comprehensive rollout to date. Primary care providers reported favorable attitudes towards the model but discussed the importance of data infrastructure for practice redesign and panel management. Respondents emphasized the need for administrative leadership to support practice redesign by facilitating time for panel management and recognizing providers who utilize non-face-to-face ways of delivering clinical care. Health care systems considering adoption of the medical home model should ensure that they support both technological capacities and vertically aligned expectations for provider performance.

Samantha L. Solimeo; Kenda R. Stewart; Gregory L. Stewart; Gary Rosenthal

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Open mHealth Architecture: An Engine for Health Care Innovation  

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...coherence, and power of mHealth. Such an architecture...and sustainable health information systems, including...10) initiatives. mHealth architecture: Stovepipe...Standards for Country Health Information Systems ( WHO , Geneva...hl7.org. 11 Open mHealth ; http://openmhealth...

Deborah Estrin; Ida Sim

2010-11-05T23:59:59.000Z

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Admission Requirements for: MPH & Graduate Certificate in Public Health Practice (GC-PHP)  

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Admission Requirements for: MPH & Graduate Certificate in Public Health Practice (GC-PHP): Before applications to either the MPH or the GC-PHP are presented to the Admissions Committee, all requirements Certificate in Public Health Practice (GC-PHP). Although the Graduate School Admissions Office will require

Berdichevsky, Victor

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Media Framing Of U.S. Health Care Reform: A New Era Or Reinforcing Dominant Ideologies Of Health And The Health Care System?  

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West, C. (2009). Abortion and mental health: Evaluating thethat abortions do not negatively affect mental health (Major

Jaworski, Beth Kristen

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Exploring the Effect of mHealth Technologies on Communication and Information Sharing in a Pediatric Critical Care Unit: A Case Study  

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Communication and information sharing is an important aspect of healthcare information technology and mHealth management. A main requirement in the quality of patient care is the ability of all health care participants to communicate. Research illustrates ... Keywords: Health Care Technology, Information Technology, Management of Technology, Professional Communication, Technology Assessment, eHealth, mHealth

Rocci Luppicini; Victoria Aceti

2011-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Malpractice Reform — Opportunities for Leadership by Health Care Institutions and Liability Insurers  

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...care systems or states implement innovative reforms. Second, institutional reforms can be led by physician champions and other insiders, promoting buy-in from clinical and risk-management staff. Third, because most private approaches do not abridge legal remedies, they may be more palatable to consumer... Innovative malpractice reforms can be implemented by health care institutions and liability insurers without requiring changes in the law. Michelle Mello and Dr. Thomas Gallagher focus on emerging models of disclosure of medical injuries and early ...

Mello M.M.; Gallagher T.H.

2010-04-15T23:59:59.000Z

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Language Barriers in Mental Health Care: A Survey of Primary Care Practitioners  

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Many migrants do not speak the official language of their host country. This linguistic gap has been found to be an important contributor to disparities in access to services and health outcomes. This study e...

Camille Brisset; Yvan Leanza; Ellen Rosenberg…

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Building Strong Bones: Calcium Information for Health Care Providers  

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intake of calcium.2 You can help children achieve lifelong bone health by talking to parents and young of calcium necessary for optimal bone development. Research suggests many parents don't know that children to three decades of life ·The rate at which bone is lost in the later years Although the consequences

Rau, Don C.

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Evaluating the test re-test reliability and inter-subject variability of health care provider manual fluid resuscitation performance  

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Health Care Providers (HCPs) report that manual techniques of intravascular fluid resuscitation are commonly used during pediatric shock management. The optimal pediatric fluid resuscitation technique is curre...

Melissa J Parker; Frank MH Lee; Lawrence Mbuagbaw; Lehana Thabane

2014-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Benefits of integration of radiology services across a pediatric health care system with locations in multiple states  

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Integration was implemented of previously independently practicing pediatric radiology services across a pediatric health care system with sites 1,000 miles apart.

Lane F. Donnelly; Debbie J. Merinbaum; Monica Epelman…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Electronic Health Records in Ambulatory Care — A National Survey of Physicians  

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...reported on whether the use of electronic health records had assisted in the care of patients in several specific ways (Table 4). Most of those with fully functional systems reported averting a known drug allergic reaction (80%) or a potentially dangerous drug interaction (71%), being alerted to a critical... This national survey finds that only 4% of physicians use an extensive, fully functional system for electronic health records, and 13% use some form of basic electronic records. Those who use electronic records are generally satisfied with the systems and believe that they improve the quality of care that patients receive.

DesRoches C.M.; Campbell E.G.; Rao S.R.

2008-07-03T23:59:59.000Z

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Electronic Health Records and Quality of Diabetes Care  

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...black, Hispanic, or other), age, sex, estimated household income, and educational level, all prespecified for our analyses. Insurance type is the primary insurance reported during the most recent doctor's visit. Data on race or ethnic group were primarily obtained through self-report. Household income... Incentives to increase adoption and meaningful use of electronic health records (EHRs) anticipate a quality-related financial return.1,2 However, empirical data showing either quality improvement or cost savings from EHR adoption are scarce. Available ...

Cebul R.D.Love T.E.Jain A.K.Hebert C.J.

2011-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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ORIGINAL ARTICLES Global Public Health Implications of a Mass Gathering in Mecca,  

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I SM T 75 ORIGINAL ARTICLES Global Public Health Implications of a Mass Gathering in Mecca, Saudi on Inner City Health, Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University

Arino, Julien

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HIV Stigma, Testing Attitudes and Health Care Access Among African-Born Men Living in the United States  

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The purpose of this study was to describe HIV-testing attitudes, HIV related stigma and health care access in African-born men taking part in the African Health Cup (AHC), a soccer tournament held annually to ...

Carol Bova; Chioma Nnaji; Augustus Woyah…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Differential utilization of primary health care services among older immigrants and Norwegians: a register-based comparative study in Norway  

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Aging in an unfamiliar landscape can pose health challenges for the growing numbers of immigrants and their health care providers. Therefore, better understanding of how different immigrant groups use Primary ...

Esperanza Diaz; Bernadette N Kumar

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Variation in the costs of dying and the role of different health services, socio-demographic characteristics, and preceding health care expenses  

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Abstract The health care costs of population ageing are for an important part attributable to higher mortality rates in combination with high costs of dying. This paper answers three questions that remain unanswered regarding the costs of dying: (1) contributions of different health services to the costs of dying; (2) variation in the costs of dying; and (3) the influence of preceding health care expenses on the costs of dying. We retrieved data on 61,495 Dutch subjects aged 65 and older from July 2007 through 2010 from a regional health care insurer. We included all deceased subjects of whom health care expenses were known for 26 months prior to death (n = 2833). Costs of dying were defined as health care expenses made in the last six months before death. Lorenz curves, generalized linear models and a two-part model were used for our analyses. (1) The average costs of dying are €25,919. Medical care contributes to 57% of this total, and long-term care 43%. The costs of dying mainly relate to hospital care (40%). (2) In the costs of dying, 75% is attributable to the costliest half of the population. For medical care, this distribution figure is 86%, and for long-term care 92%. Age and preceding expenses are significant determinants of this variation in the costs of dying. (3) Overall, higher preceding health care expenses are associated with higher costs of dying, indicating that the costs of dying are higher for those with a longer patient history. To summarize, there is not a large variation in the costs of dying, but there are large differences in the nature of these costs. Before death, the oldest old utilize more long-term care while their younger counterparts visit hospitals more often. To curb the health care costs of population ageing, a further understanding of the costs of dying is crucial.

Herbert J.A. Rolden; David van Bodegom; Rudi G.J. Westendorp

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& Agriculture 103 Culture, Health and Sexuality Behavioral 104 Death Studies Public Health & Social Care 105... & Agriculture 172 Ibsen Studies Socio-cultural Studies 173...

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HC: 749 (7/14) CruzCare Enroll/Cancel Form UCSC Student Health Services Phone: (831) 459-2389 Fax: (831) 459-4050  

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HC: 749 (7/14) CruzCare Enroll/Cancel Form UCSC Student Health Services Phone: (831) 459-2389 Fax quarterly to the student's account) CruzCare provides unlimited Student Health Center visits for care-ray charges, CruzCare pays for itself with a single visit to the Student Health Center. What is covered

California at Santa Cruz, University of

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University of California, Santa Cruz Student Health Service HC:236 (10/12) Minor Consent  

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HEALTH CARE FOR STUDENTS UNDER AGE 18 If you are under 18 years of age, state law requires us to contact the right to make most health care decisions. This includes the right to consent to health care. Because Treatment Abortion Situations involving public health reportable infectious disease care Suspected Child

California at Santa Cruz, University of

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Modeling the determinants of Medicaid home care payments for children with special health care needs: A structural equation model approach  

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AbstractBackground The management of children with special needs can be very challenging and expensive. Objective To examine direct and indirect cost drivers of home care expenditures for this vulnerable and expensive population. Methods We retrospectively assessed secondary data on children, ages 4–20, receiving Medicaid Personal Care Services (PCS) (n = 2760). A structural equation model assessed direct and indirect effects of several child characteristics, clinical conditions and functional measures on Medicaid home care payments. Results The mean age of children was 12.1 years and approximately 60% were female. Almost half of all subjects reported mild, moderate or severe ID diagnosis. The mean ADL score was 5.27 and about 60% of subjects received some type of rehabilitation services. Caseworkers authorized an average of 25.5 h of PCS support per week. The SEM revealed three groups of costs drivers: indirect, direct and direct + indirect. Cognitive problems, health impairments, and age affect expenditures, but they operate completely through other variables. Other elements accumulate effects (externalizing behaviors, PCS hours, and rehabilitation) and send them on a single path to the dependent variable. A few elements exhibit a relatively complex position in the model by having both significant direct and indirect effects on home care expenditures – medical conditions, intellectual disability, region, and ADL function. Conclusions The most important drivers of home care expenditures are variables that have both meaningful direct and indirect effects. The only one of these factors that may be within the sphere of policy change is the difference among costs in different regions.

Omolola E. Adepoju; Yichen Zhang; Charles D. Phillips

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Multiparameter Intelligent Monitoring in Intensive Care Ii (Mimic-Ii): A Public-Access Intensive Care Unit Database  

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Objective: We sought to develop an intensive care unit research database applying automated techniques to aggregate high-resolution diagnostic and therapeutic data from a large, diverse population of adult intensive care ...

Saeed, Mohammed

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Chapter 14 - Mindfulness for Health Care Professionals and Therapists in Training  

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Abstract The potential benefits of integrating mindfulness into the lives of health care professionals and therapists in training are multidimensional and far-reaching. In this chapter, we explore three pathways for this integration. First, for helping professionals, self-care is a prerequisite for providing competent care. Mindfulness training has been shown to reduce depression, anxiety, rumination, and stress, and to improve self-compassion and positive mood states in health care professionals. Second, the practice of mindfulness improves qualities that are critical to effective treatment, such as attention, empathy, emotion regulation, and affect tolerance. Practicing mindfulness appears to help clinicians be more present and effective during sessions. Third, experience with the practice of mindfulness is essential for professionals wishing to provide mindfulness-based treatments. This chapter reviews the empirical evidence demonstrating the impact of mindfulness for health care professionals and offers a case study illustrating the development and implementation of a mindfulness-based course for graduate-level clinical training.

Shauna Shapiro; Sonica Thakur; Sarah de Sousa

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The impact of changes in county public health  expenditures on general health in the population  

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the relation between health and education: what do we knowassociation of changes in local health department resourceschanges in state-level health outcomes’, American Journal of

Brown, Timothy Tyler

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Entailment-based Text Exploration with Application to the Health-care Domain  

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utilizes the textual entailment relation between statements as the basis of the exploration process. A userEntailment-based Text Exploration with Application to the Health-care Domain Meni Adler Bar Ilan present a novel text exploration model, which extends the scope of state-of-the-art technologies by moving

Beimel, Amos

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1Athletic Training & Sports Health Care | Vol. 5 No. X 2013 Enhancing Ice Hockey Skills Through  

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1Athletic Training & Sports Health Care | Vol. 5 No. X 2013 Enhancing Ice Hockey Skills Through transparent and opaque states to produce stroboscopic visual conditions. Previous research has demonstrated in professional ice hockey players. Participants trained either with stroboscopic eyewear (strobe group

Mitroff, Stephen

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chp/pcor center for health policy/ center for primary care  

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chp/pcor center for health policy/ center for primary care and outcomes research center overview historicalhighlights 6 Education 12 research 20 Impact 24 outreach 28 Supportingchp/pcor 30 people chp/pcor mission investigators. outreach Over the past decade, CHP/PCOR has pro- duced 25 newsletters, organized nearly 300

Ford, James

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Increased Use of the Emergency Department After Health Care Reform in Massachusetts  

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Study objective With implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, 30 million individuals are predicted to gain access to health insurance. The experience in Massachusetts, which implemented a similar reform beginning in 2006, should provide important lessons about the effect of health care reform on emergency department (ED) utilization. Our objective is to understand the extent to which Massachusetts health care reform was associated with changes in ED utilization. Methods We compared changes in ED utilization at the population level for individuals from areas of the state that were affected minimally by health care reform with those from areas that were affected the most, as well as for those younger than 65 years and aged 65 years or older. We used a difference-in-differences identification strategy to compare rates of ED visits in the prereform period, during the reform, and in the postreform period. Because we did not have population-level data on insurance status, we estimated area-level insurance rates by using the percentage of actual visits made during each period by individuals with insurance. Results We studied 13.3 million ED visits during 2004 to 2009. Increasing insurance coverage in Massachusetts was associated with increasing use of the ED; these results were consistent across all specifications, including the younger than 65 years versus aged 65 years or older comparison. Depending on the model used, the implementation of health care reform was estimated to result in an increase in ED visits per year of between 0.2% and 1.2% within reform and 0.2% and 2.2% postreform compared with the prereform period. Conclusion The implementation of health care reform in Massachusetts was associated with a small but consistent increase in the use of the ED across the state. Whether this was due to the elimination of financial barriers to seeking care in the ED, a persistent shortage in access to primary care for those with insurance, or some other cause is not entirely clear and will need to be addressed in future research.

Peter B. Smulowitz; James O’Malley; Xiaowen Yang; Bruce E. Landon

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Deployment related mental health care seeking behaviors in the U.S. military and the use of telehealth to mitigate their impacts on access to care  

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Interviewees report that groups of service members returning from Iraq and Afghanistan often require substantial amounts of mental health care, causing surges in demand at military hospitals. These hospitals have difficulty ...

Hess, John (John Thomas)

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Socioeconomic differences in self-rated oral health and dental care utilisation after the dental care reform in 2008 in Sweden  

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The aims of this study were to determine self-rated oral health and dental attendance habits among Swedish adults, ... of social inequalities, after the Swedish dental care reform in 2008.

Anu Molarius; Sevek Engström; Håkan Flink; Bo Simonsson; Åke Tegelberg

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Best Practices in Social Media: Utilizing a Value Matrix to Assess Social Media's Impact on Health Care  

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This study examines the relationship of social media channel utilization (activity on blogs, content communities, and social networking sites, plus posting a social media policy) by health care organizations and the brand rating of those organizations, ... Keywords: ROI, health care, hospitals, social media, social media value matrix

Deirdre Mccaughey, Catherine Baumgardner, Andrew Gaudes, Dominique Larochelle, Kayla Jiaxin Wu, Tejal Raichura

2014-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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University of Michigan Student Organizations Atraves is a student organization dedicated to promoting social justice and providing health care in  

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to promoting social justice and providing health care in Barrio Camilo Ortega, located in Managua, Nicaragua the liberty to directly target global health disparities and the opportunity to mobilize reform. Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children (FIMRC) To provide access to medical care for the millions

Eustice, Ryan

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Election 2008: The Partisan Divide — The McCain and Obama Plans for U.S. Health Care Reform  

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...payments based on outcomes. The hope is that Medicare payment reform would drive broader changes in the health care system. In addition, replacing the invisible, unlimited tax exclusion with a visible, limited tax credit could slow health care spending. Making employer premium payments taxable income would... In the face of escalating costs, uneven quality of care, and the growth of the uninsured population, there is broad agreement that the U.S. health care system requires reform. However, Democrats and Republicans remain sharply divided over how to reform it,...

Oberlander J.

2008-08-21T23:59:59.000Z

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Abstract A48: Enhancing cancer genomics practice in public health departments to identify women at high risk for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome (HBOC)  

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...GA Abstract A48: Enhancing cancer genomics practice in public health departments...Hispanic/Latino. The introduction of genomics practice within public health departments...Martin, Alice Kerber. Enhancing cancer genomics practice in public health departments...

Monique L. Martin and Alice Kerber

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Data Mining Social Media for Public Health Applications Henry Kautz  

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for marketing campaigns (Richardson and Domingos 2002; Chen et al. 2010; Kirkpatrick 2012), financial prediction of re- searchers have begun to leverage this sensor network for a singular public good: modeling public to track and predict influenza (Krieck et al. 2011; Signorini et al. 2011; Sadilek et al. 2012a; 2012b

Kautz, Henry

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DENTISTRY MEDICINE NURSING PHARMACY PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH PROFESSIONS VETERINARY MEDICINEDENTISTRY MEDICINE NURSING PHARMACY PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH PROFESSIONS VETERINARY MEDICINE 5 17My little  

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on future projects. "This as an opportunity to recognize innovative faculty and provide a forum and energy drinks Research: Studying dolphins Cover story: A healthy medium Patient Care: Helping children, students and others who want to get a higher-intensity workout with NeGator, a training system developed

Guo, Jing

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Teaching Ethics in Schools of Public Health in the European Region: Findings from a Screening Survey.  

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??A survey targeting ASPHER members was launched in 2010/11, being a first initiative in improving ethics education in European Schools of Public Health. An 8-items… (more)

Aceijas, Carmen; Brall, Caroline; Schröder-Bäck, Peter; Otok, Robert; Maeckelberghe, Els; Stjernberg, Louise; Strech, Daniel

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ARCS FOUNDATION GLOBAL IMPACT AWARD Global Health, Public Good and Graduate Education  

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1 ARCS FOUNDATION GLOBAL IMPACT AWARD Global Health, Public Good and Graduate Education Case the ARCS Foundation Awards Luncheon in Atlanta on November 21, 2013. Application Materials: 1) A letter

Arnold, Jonathan

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When does marketisation lead to privatisation? Profit-making in English health services after the 2012 Health and Social Care Act  

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Abstract Governments world-wide have attempted to use market mechanisms and privatisation to increase the quality and/or reduce the cost of healthcare. England's Health and Social Care Act 2012 is an attempt to promote privatisation through marketisation in the National Health Service (NHS). While the health policy literature tends to assume that privatisation follows from private-sector entry points, we argue that this is more likely if firms expect to make a profit. This paper examines the link between privatisation and marketisation in England drawing on 32 semi-structured interviews with private-sector and public-sector respondents, campaigners, and other experts conducted 6–10 months after the implementation of the 2012 Act. By generating a theoretical framework on the conditions of profitability we seek a better understanding of the conditions under which marketisation leads to privatisation. We find that significant barriers to profit-making remain after the reforms, including a top-down squeeze on prices, uncertainty in market rules, state dominance of funding and provision, and failures to depoliticise the market. These factors restrict private-sector involvement by frustrating profit-making. Where profits are made they are through reduced unit costs and high volumes by a longstanding incumbent in a particular market segment. This, however, restricts marketisation by reinforcing entry barriers.

Nick Krachler; Ian Greer

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Environment Health & Safety Research Program. Organization and 1979-1980 Publications  

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This document was prepared to assist readers in understanding the organization of Pacific Northwest Laboratory, and the organization and functions of the Environment, Health and Safety Research Program Office. Telephone numbers of the principal management staff are provided. Also included is a list of 1979 and 1980 publications reporting on work performed in the Environment, Health and Safety Research Program, as well as a list of papers submitted for publication.

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Wheelchair cleaning and disinfection in Canadian health care facilities: “That's wheelie gross!”  

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Background Wheelchairs are complex equipment that come in close contact with individuals at increased risk of transmitting and acquiring antibiotic-resistant organisms and health care–associated infection. The purpose of this study was to determine the status of wheelchair cleaning and disinfection in Canadian health care facilities. Methods Acute care hospitals (ACHs), chronic care hospitals (CCHs), and long-term care facilities (LTCFs) were contacted and the individual responsible for oversight of wheelchair cleaning and disinfection was identified. A structured interview was conducted that focused on current practices and concerns, barriers to effective wheelchair cleaning and disinfection, and potential solutions. Results Interviews were completed at 48 of the 54 facilities contacted (89%), including 18 ACHs, 16 CCHs, and 14 LTCFs. Most (n = 24) facilities had 50-200 in-house wheelchairs. Respondents were very concerned about wheelchair cleaning as an infection control issue. Specific concerns included the lack of reliable systems for tracking and identifying dirty and clean wheelchairs (71%, 34/48), failure to clean and disinfect wheelchairs between patients (52%, 25/48), difficulty cleaning cushions (42%, 20/48), lack of guidelines (35%, 27/48), continued use of visibly soiled wheelchairs (29%, 14/48) and lack of resources (25%, 12/48). Conclusion Our results suggest that wheelchair cleaning and disinfection is not optimally performed at many Canadian hospitals and LTCFs. Specific guidance on wheelchair cleaning and disinfection is necessary.

Paula Gardner; Matthew P. Muller; Betty Prior; Ken So; Jane Tooze; Linda Eum; Oksana Kachur

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Private health care expenditure and quality in Beveridge systems: Cross-regional differences in the Italian NHS  

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Abstract Private health care expenditure ranges from 15% to 30% of total healthcare spending in OECD countries. The literature suggests that there should be an inverse correlation between quality of public services and private expenditures. The main objective of this study is to explore the association between quality of public healthcare and private expenditures in the Italian Regional Healthcare Systems (RHSs).The institutional framework offered by the Italian NHS allows to investigate on the differences among the regions while controlling for institutional factors.The study uses micro-data from the ISTAT Household Consumption Survey (HCS) and a rich set of regional quality indicators. The results indicate that there is a positive and significant correlation between quality and private spending per capita across regions. The study also points out the strong association between the distribution of private consumption and income. In order to account for the influence of income, the study segmented data in three socio-economic classes and computed cross-regional correlations of \\{RHSs\\} quality and household healthcare expenditure per capita, within each class. No correlation was found between the two variables.These findings are quite surprising and call into question the theory that better quality of public services crowds out private spending, or, at the very least, it undermines the simplistic notions that higher levels of private spending are a direct consequence of poor quality in the public sector. This suggests that policies should avoid to simplistically link private spending with judgements or assessments about the functioning or efficacy of the public system and its organizations.

Mario Del Vecchio; Lorenzo Fenech; Anna Prenestini

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Occupational health and safety regulation in the coal mining industry: public health at the workplace  

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The strategy for preventing occupational disease and injury in the coal mining industry employs several elements. Standards are set and enforced; technical assistance, research, and development are provided; and surveillance is conducted. Compensation for black lung is a vivid reminder of the consequences of failure to prevent disease. And, workers are represented by a union that encourages active participation in all aspects of this strategy. There are significant problems in each of these elements. Regulatory reform threatens to weaken many standards, there is a decline in government research budgets, surveillance is not well monitored, and compensation for black lung is significantly more difficult to obtain now than in the past. Moreover, the conservative governments of the past decade are not friendly towards unions. Nevertheless, the fundamental structure of disease and injury prevention remains intact and, more importantly, it has a historical record of success. The Mine Safety and Health Act provided for a wide array of basic public health measures to prevent occupational disease and injury in the mining industry. These measures have been effective in reducing both risk of fatal injury and exposure to respirable coal mine dust. They are also associated with temporary declines in productivity. In recent years, however, productivity has increased, while risk of fatal injury and exposure to respirable dust have declined. At individual mines, productivity with longwall mining methods appear to be associated with increases in exposure to respirable dust. These trends are not inconsistent with similar trends following implementation of regulations by OSHA. When OSHA promulgated regulations to control exposure to vinyl chloride monomer, enforcement of the standard promoted significant efficiencies in vinyl chloride production (5).21 references.

Weeks, J.L. (Department of Occupational Health and Safety, United Mine Workers of America, Washington, DC (USA))

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E-Print Network 3.0 - abstracted publications related Sample...  

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costs relative to other insurers... THE COSTS AND BENEFITS OF A PUBLIC OPTION IN HEALTH CARE REFORM: An Economic Analysis Ethan Kaplan... and Benefits of a Public Option in Health...

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Air pollution kills. So what? Air quality engineering to improve public health  

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9/14/12 1 Air pollution kills. So what? Air quality engineering to improve public health;9/14/12 5 Health benefits from reducing PM2.5 "Each 10 µg m-3 elevation in fine particle air pollution;9/14/12 2 Air Quality Engineering H Air Quality Engineering H #12;9/14/12 3 Really? Air pollution

Levinson, David M.

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Introduction to Social Marketing in Public Health University of Wisconsin-Madison  

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Introduction to Social Marketing in Public Health University of Wisconsin-Madison School The Course This course is designed to give students an introduction and orientation to social marketing@wisc.edu or rmcdermo@health.usf.edu Dr. McDermott is a contributor to the literature in social marketing

Sheridan, Jennifer

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Determinants of access to and use of maternal health care services in the Eastern Cape, South Africa: a quantitative and qualitative investigation  

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The main aim of the study is to examine whether women in Mdantsane are accessing and using maternal health care services. Accessibility of maternal health care facilities is important in ensuring that lives ar...

Mluleki Tsawe; Appunni Sathiya Susuman

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Ethical behaviour in clinical practice: a multidimensional Rasch analysis from a survey of primary health care professionals of Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain)  

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Normative ethics includes ethical behaviour health care professionals should uphold in daily practice. This study assessed the degree to which primary health care (PHC) professionals endorse a set of ethical s...

Luis González-de Paz; Belchin Kostov; Jose A. López-Pina…

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The link between past informal payments and willingness of the Hungarian population to pay formal fees for health care services: results from a contingent valuation study  

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We examine the willingness of health care consumers to pay formal fees for health care use and how this willingness to pay is associated with past informal payments. We use data from a survey carried out in H...

Petra Baji; Milena Pavlova; László Gulácsi…

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Public health guide for emergencies I 7 Acknowledgements  

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-making in settings where resources (including time) are limited. He is an instructor in the Health Information, Indonesia, India, Nepal and Bangladesh for hospital emergency preparedness and helped to develop

Scharfstein, Daniel

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Physiatry Practice Now and in 2032: How to Thrive in the Post–Health Care Reform World  

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Health care reform is upon us, including changes in models of care delivery and physician and institution compensation. The resulting tsunami of uncertainty offers physiatrists the opportunity to relocate to higher ground and help the specialty thrive as well as to identify the possible quagmires into which practices could sink. For this reason, it is prudent for physiatrists to more carefully consider how their professional lives may be altered in the aftermath of reform. We believe that understanding and preparation will facilitate opportunities and mitigate challenges. In this essay, we will discuss various alternative scenarios that represent population health and health care delivery in the year 2032, the real-world opportunities and challenges for the physiatrist in the present and in the next 2 decades, along with ideas as to how physiatry can thrive in the post–health care reform world.

Sam S.H. Wu; Jonathan Peck; Stuart M. Weinstein; Yasemin Arikan; Kathleen R. Bell; Darryl L. Kaelin

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News Briefs: The U.S. chemical industry's Responsible Care program "has not encouraged pollution prevention or greater public access to information about toxic threats,"  

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News Briefs: The U.S. chemical industry's Responsible Care program "has not encouraged pollution prevention or greater public access to information about toxic threats," ...

2011-06-08T23:59:59.000Z

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Primary Health Faculty of Medicine,  

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School of Primary Health Care Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences Central Clinical Hospital Centre for Inflammatory Diseases School of Public Health & Preventive Medicine Australasian Disability Health Victoria School of Psychology and Psychiatry Centre for Rural Mental Health (in abeyance

Albrecht, David

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Potential determinants of health-care professionals’ use of survivorship care plans: a qualitative study using the theoretical domains framework  

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Survivorship care plans are intended to improve coordination of care for the nearly 14 million cancer survivors in the United States. Evidence suggests that survivorship care plans (SCPs) have positive outcome...

Sarah A Birken; Justin Presseau; Shellie D Ellis…

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Personally Controlled Online Health Data — The Next Big Thing in Medical Care?  

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...with specified personal characteristics. Data storage is usually free; there may be a fee for additional services provided by other companies or organizations. Physicians may have little awareness of the changes that are afoot. Nonetheless, they may soon need to figure out how to work with the new services... Online repositories will allow patients to store, retrieve, manage, and share their health data. Dr. Robert Steinbrook writes that it remains uncertain whether the long-term result will be improved health care and decreased costs or simply the creation of ...

Steinbrook R.

2008-04-17T23:59:59.000Z

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A systems science approach to fatigue management in research and health care  

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Abstract The purpose of this article was to highlight innovative analytic approaches in symptom science. Complex systems modeling is discussed using fatigue as an example. Fatigue is a common symptom among individuals of any age. It can be acute or chronic, and it can vary across the day and on weekends compared with weekdays. Fatigue can overlap with other symptoms, has many dimensions, and impacts daily function as well as society at large. With the complexities surrounding symptom science, innovative models are needed to advance our understanding of factors within the person, contextual and situational factors, and workplace or health care system factors that impact the symptom experience. Advances in methodologies, such as complex systems modeling, allow for more innovative methods to study the complexities of the symptom experience, design better ways to intervene and manage symptoms, and ultimately improve outcomes related to symptom management, quality of life, and health care utilization.

Kathryn A. Lee; Oliwier Dziadkowiec; Paula Meek

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Market-Based Failure — A Second Opinion on U.S. Health Care Costs  

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...despite widespread belief that competition is the key to cost containment, medicine — with its third-party payers and its partly social mission — does not lend itself to market discipline. Why not? The private insurance system's main techniques for holding down costs are practicing risk selection,... U.S. health care expenditures rose 6.7% in 2006. Robert Kuttner argues that the extreme failure of the United States to contain medical costs results primarily from our unique, pervasive commercialization.

Kuttner R.

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Applied Ethics and ICT-Systems in Health Care Copyright 2008, IGI Global. Copying or distributing in print or electronic forms without written permission  

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Applied Ethics and ICT-Systems in Health Care Copyright © 2008, IGI Global. Copying or distributing Ethics and ICT-Systems in Health Care* Göran Collste, Linköping University, Sweden Abstract What are the ethical implications of information and communication technology in health care and how can new ICT

Zhao, Yuxiao

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Health Care Utilization by Adult Long-term Survivors of Hematopoietic Cell Transplant: Report from the Bone Marrow Transplant Survivor Study  

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...Cancer Research Article Research Articles Health Care Utilization by Adult Long-term...risk of long-term complications and health care needs among survivors. The aim of...was to evaluate the current status of health care utilization by long-term HCT survivors...

Sadhna M. Shankar; Andrea Carter; Can-Lan Sun; Liton Francisco; K. Scott Baker; James G. Gurney; Daniel G. Weisdorf; Stephen J. Forman; Leslie L. Robison; Marcia Grant; Smita Bhatia

2007-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Hindawi Publishing Corporation Journal of Environmental and Public Health  

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, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Indoor air pollution has been coal was burned in stoves not designed for that fuel, and indoor air quality was frequently found for the mining of coal on the reservation. Utah International Inc. and Arizona Public Service Compa- nies

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CDC Environmental Public Health Leadership Institute Graduate Presentations  

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of seminars and workshops, special projects, and individual study. Each year, about 30 practicing and Drinking Water--LESLEY CORIANO-VAZQUEZ, DRPH Increasing Public Awareness of Potential Groundwater in Expanding the Sale of Fresh, Locally Grown Foods at Farmers' Markets and Licensed Food Establishments

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HPV Vaccine Hesitancy: Findings From a Statewide Survey of Health Care Providers  

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AbstractIntroduction Health care provider recommendations are critical for human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine uptake. We sought to describe providers' HPV vaccine recommendation practices and explore their perceptions of parental hesitancy. Method A statewide sample (n = 575) of Minnesota health care providers (20% pediatricians, 47% family medicine physicians, and 33% nurse practitioners) completed our online survey in April 2013. Results Only 76% of health care providers reported routinely recommending HPV vaccine for girls ages 11 to 12 years, and far fewer (46%) did so for boys (p < .001). A majority of providers reported asking questions about parents' concerns (74%), but many lacked time to probe reasons (47%) or believed that they could not change parents' minds (55%). Higher levels of self-efficacy and outcome expectations were associated with routine recommendations (p < .05). Discussion Findings suggest that providers' perceptions of hesitancy may discourage them from routinely recommending the HPV vaccine. Improving providers' self-efficacy to address hesitancy may be important for improving vaccination rates.

Annie-Laurie McRee; Melissa B. Gilkey; Amanda F. Dempsey

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http://health.usf.edu/publichealth/ SECTION 21  

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Management Conc. 12/17/12 Revise GRE for concentrations: Health Care Organizations and Management 702 http://health.usf.edu/publichealth/ SECTION 21 CCOOLLLLEEGGEE OOFF PPUUBBLLIICC HHEEAALLTTHH #12;USF Tampa Graduate Catalog 20132014 Section 21 College of Public Health

Meyers, Steven D.

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Characteristics of a self-management support programme applicable in primary health care: a qualitative study of users’ and health professionals’ perceptions  

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Development of more self-management support programmes in primary health care has been one option used to enhance positive outcomes in chronic disease management. At present, research results provide no consen...

Hilde Strøm Solberg; Aslak Steinsbekk; Marit Solbjør…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Mental, neurological, and substance use problems among refugees in primary health care: analysis of the Health Information System in 90 refugee camps  

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In refugees from 90 camps, there are low rates of primary care visits for emotional disorders and substance use compared with epilepsy, despite contrasting prevalence rates, suggesting these problems may be unattended by refugee health services.

Jeremy C Kane; Peter Ventevogel; Paul Spiegel; Judith K Bass; Mark van Ommeren; Wietse A Tol

2014-11-24T23:59:59.000Z

438

UTCA Project 00214 Environmental Health, Public Safety, and Social Impacts  

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Pitt and Shirley E. Clark Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering School of Engineering Department of Environmental Health Sciences and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering environmental, safety, economic, and psychosocial issues. The purpose of the project is to (1) quantify

Pitt, Robert E.

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College of Public Health University of South Florida  

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of Environmental and Occupational Health Syllabus Course Name: Community Air Pollution Prefix & Number: PHC 6303 Sections: 001 ref# 82070 Semester: Fall, 2011 Course Description: A study of air pollution. Emphasis is given to principles underlying our understanding of ambient air pollution, its sources, its

Stuart, Amy L.

440

History, Dynamics, and Public Health Importance of Malaria Parasite Resistance  

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...sampling: single- and double-sampling plans. World Health Stat. Q. 44: 115-132...Makono, R., and S. Sibanda. 1999. Review of the prevalence of malaria in Zimbabwe...for uncomplicated malaria-a systematic review. Ann. Trop. Med. Parasitol. 92...

Ambrose O. Talisuna; Peter Bloland; Umberto D’Alessandro

2004-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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and Care of Vertebrate Animals Used In Testing, Research... ". In compliance with Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on Humane ... Source: Saidak, Filip - Department of...

442

Measuring the effects of acoustical environments on nurses in health?care facilities: A pilot study.  

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This paper summarizes the methods and results of a pilot ecological study conducted in four health?care facilities (acute?care community?care and long?term?care). The objective was to consolidate and test tools for exposure assessment and the investigation of study outcomes in particular stress. Area and personal monitoring was performed. Nurse noise exposures were monitored. Full?shift monitoring of sound levels was performed and conventional acoustical parameters derived; new acoustical descriptors including occurrence rate and peakiness were also determined. Two questionnaire scales were developed: a study questionnaire to assess perception of the acoustical environment and of work? and noise?related stresses and a daily diary to capture variations in the perceived stress and document aggressive events. The study questionnaire was found to measure disturbance impaired communication and mental fatigue. Biological markers of noise?related stress (salivary cortisol and heart?rate variability) were collected. Exposure measures were correlated with outcomes; while the results were often not statistically significant due to small sample sizes they identified interesting relationships and validated the measurement tools for future use. Long?term?care was identified as the most acoustically?critical environment both from a physical?acoustical perspective and from the perspective of workers.

Hind Sbihi; Murray Hodgson; George Astrakianakis; Pamela Ratner

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Qualitative Exploration of the Effect of Age at Migration on the Acculturative Processes of Filipino Immigrants: Implications for Public Health Studies  

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Health Implications ..that includes public health implications of this research,this topic and the health implications of migrating at later

Molina, Lourdes Cricel

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The interaction between informal cancer caregivers and health care professionals: a survey of caregivers’ experiences of problems and unmet needs  

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In order to meet the caregiving challenges, informal caregivers often need a substantial level of interaction with health care professionals (HCPs). This study investigated to which extent the cancer caregiver...

Line Lund; Lone Ross; Morten Aagaard Petersen…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Provision of chlamydia testing, and training of primary health care staff about chlamydia testing, across four European countries  

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The objectives of this study were to describe and compare chlamydia testing provided by general practitioners (GPs) in four selected European countries with well-developed primary health care systems and high ...

Anneli Uusküla; Ellie J Ricketts; Claire Rugman; Ruth R Kalda…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Is health care expenditure across Europe converging? Findings from the application of a nonlinear panel unit root test  

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Uneven patterns of health care expenditure are a prominent feature of late capitalist society. Across Europe, spearheaded by European Union (EU) economic integration, there continues to be debate concerning he...

Chi Keung Marco Lau; Ka Wai Terence Fung; Lee Pugalis

2014-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

447

Mental health care delivery system reform in Belgium: The challenge of achieving deinstitutionalisation whilst addressing fragmentation of care at the same time  

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Abstract Most mental health care delivery systems in welfare states currently face two major issues: deinstitutionalisation and fragmentation of care. Belgium is in the process of reforming its mental health care delivery system with the aim of simultaneously strengthening community care and improving integration of care. The new policy model attempts to strike a balance between hospitals and community services, and is based on networks of services. We carried out a content analysis of the policy blueprint for the reform and performed an ex-ante evaluation of its plan of operation, based on the current knowledge of mental health service networks. When we examined the policy's multiple aims, intermediate goals, suggested tools, and their articulation, we found that it was unclear how the new policy could achieve its goals. Indeed, deinstitutionalisation and integration of care require different network structures, and different modes of governance. Furthermore, most of the mechanisms contained within the new policy were not sufficiently detailed. Consequently, three major threats to the effectiveness of the reform were identified. These were: issues concerning the relationship between network structure and purpose, the continued influence of hospitals despite the goal of deinstitutionalisation, and the heterogeneity in the actual implementation of the new policy.

Pablo Nicaise; Vincent Dubois; Vincent Lorant

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What, how and from whom do health care professionals learn during collaboration in palliative home care: a cross-sectional study in primary palliative care  

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Palliative care often requires inter-professional collaboration, offering opportunities to learn from each other. General practitioners often collaborate with specialized palliative home care teams. This study...

Peter Pype; Wim Peersman; Johan Wens; Ann Stes…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Taxonomic Classification of Planning Decisions in Health Care: a Review of the State of the Art in OR/MS  

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Taxonomic Classification of Planning Decisions in Health Care: a Review of the State of the Art care, and a review of relevant OR/MS articles for each planning decision. The contribution. For each planning and control decision, we structurally review the key OR/MS articles and the OR/MS methods

Boucherie, Richard J.

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Preventing Absenteeism and Promoting Resilience Among Health Care Workers In Biological Emergencies  

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The ability to ensure adequate numbers of medical staff represents a crucial part of the medical response to any disaster. However, healthcare worker absenteeism during disasters, especially in the event of an attack of biological terrorism or an epidemic such as pandemic influenza, is a serious concern. Though a significant rate of absenteeism is often included as a baseline assumption in emergency planning, published reports on strategies to minimize absenteeism are comparatively few. This report documents interviews with managers and emergency response planners at hospitals and public health agencies and reviews existing survey data on healthcare worker absenteeism and studies of disasters to glean lessons about the needs of healthcare workers during those disasters. Based on this research, expected rates of absenteeism and individual determinants of absenteeism are presented along with recommendations of steps that hospitals, emergency medical services departments, public health organizations, and government agencies can take to meet the needs of healthcare workers and minimize absenteeism during a biological event.

Lesperance, Ann M.; Miller, James S.

2009-05-08T23:59:59.000Z

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After the Tsunami — Facing the Public Health Challenges  

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...work of international relief organizations. Fulfilling immediate needs on such a massive scale represents, in large part, a challenge of logistics and coordination. The most densely affected areas were Aceh Province in Indonesia (where more than 107,000 people died) and the coastal regions of Sri Lanka... Drs. Michael VanRooyen and Jennifer Leaning write that despite the massive scale of this emergency, we are better prepared than ever to deal with the immediate health threats created by the tsunami. What remains uncertain is the extent to which donors and ...

VanRooyen M.; Leaning J.

2005-02-03T23:59:59.000Z

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Assessment of medical waste management at a primary health-care center in Sao Paulo, Brazil  

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Highlights: Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Assessment of medical waste management at health-care center before/after intervention. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Qualitative and quantitative results of medical waste management plan are presented. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer Adjustments to comply with regulation were adopted and reduction of waste was observed. Black-Right-Pointing-Pointer The method applied could be useful for similar establishments. - Abstract: According to the Brazilian law, implementation of a Medical Waste Management Plan (MWMP) in health-care units is mandatory, but as far as we know evaluation of such implementation has not taken place yet. The purpose of the present study is to evaluate the improvements deriving from the implementation of a MWMP in a Primary Health-care Center (PHC) located in the city of Sao Paulo, Brazil. The method proposed for evaluation compares the first situation prevailing at this PHC with the situation 1 year after implementation of the MWMP, thus allowing verification of the evolution of the PHC performance. For prior and post-diagnosis, the method was based on: (1) application of a tool (check list) which considered all legal requirements in force; (2) quantification of solid waste subdivided into three categories: infectious waste and sharp devices, recyclable materials and non-recyclable waste; and (3) identification of non-conformity practices. Lack of knowledge on the pertinent legislation by health workers has contributed to non-conformity instances. The legal requirements in force in Brazil today gave origin to a tool (check list) which was utilized in the management of medical waste at the health-care unit studied. This tool resulted into an adequate and simple instrument, required a low investment, allowed collecting data to feed indicators and also conquered the participation of the unit whole staff. Several non-conformities identified in the first diagnosis could be corrected by the instrument utilized. Total waste generation increased 9.8%, but it was possible to reduce the volume of non-recyclable materials (11%) and increase the volume of recyclable materials (4%). It was also possible to segregate organic waste (7%), which was forwarded for production of compost. The rate of infectious waste generation in critical areas decreased from 0.021 to 0.018 kg/procedure. Many improvements have been observed, and now the PHC complies with most of legal requirements, offers periodic training and better biosafety conditions to workers, has reduced the volume of waste sent to sanitary landfills, and has introduced indicators for monitoring its own performance. This evaluation method might subsidize the creation and evaluation of medical waste management plans in similar heath institutions.

Moreira, A.M.M., E-mail: anamariainforme@hotmail.com [Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Doutor Arnaldo 715, Sao Paulo 01246-904 (Brazil); Guenther, W.M.R. [Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Doutor Arnaldo 715, Sao Paulo 01246-904 (Brazil)

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The Impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on the Health Education Profession as Perceived by the Leaders of the Profession: An Exploratory Study  

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of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act On March 23, 2010, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (henceforth referred to as the Affordable Care Act) was signed into law by President Barack Obama. The 906-page document organized into ten... There were many reasons why this panel of health education experts expressed feelings of hope when President Obama proposed his health care legislation. As mentioned above, basic care had become financially beyond the reach of even the average citizen...

Gastmyer, Christine 1987-

2012-11-28T23:59:59.000Z

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Clinical Conversations About Health: The Impact of Confidentiality in Preventive Adolescent Care  

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AbstractPurpose To better understand how confidentiality impacts the delivery of preventive adolescent health care by examining adolescent and parent beliefs and the relationship between confidentiality and the number and subject matter of health topics discussed at the last visit. Methods This study represents a secondary analysis of nationally representative online survey data collected from adolescents aged 13–17 years (N = 504) and parents of adolescents aged 13–17 years (N = 500). Descriptive statistics were conducted on confidentiality variables of interest. Analysis of variance and Scheffe post hoc tests were computed to determine whether the mean number of topics discussed varied by level of confidential consultation provided. Associations between confidential consultation and health topics discussed at the last visit were examined using multivariate logistic regression. Results Approximately, half of both samples reported provision of confidential consultation. Eighty-nine percent of parents believed adolescents should be able to speak with providers alone, yet 61% preferred to be in examination room for the entire visit. Nearly half of all adolescents believed parental presence impacted conversation. Mean number of topics discussed was significantly higher when a visit was partially confidential (4.11 ± 3.05; p = 0) versus when a visit was not confidential (2.76 ± 2.68; p = 0). There were significant associations between confidential consultation and discussions about 8 of 11 health topics. Conclusions Confidential consultation significantly impacts the number and subject matter of health topics discussed. A split-visit confidentiality model for adolescent preventive care visits may result in clinical conversations that address more topics. This arrangement may also appeal to parents who have mixed feelings about confidentiality.

Amy Lewis Gilbert; Vaughn I. Rickert; Matthew C. Aalsma

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Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Cancer Epidemiology Greenebaum Cancer Center Population Research Program Genetic Epidemiology of Cancer  

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Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Cancer Epidemiology Greenebaum Cancer Center Population Research Program ­ Genetic Epidemiology of Cancer Associate Professor Tenuretrack Health is expanding research in Cancer Genetic Epidemiology to enrich an already robust campuswide

Weber, David J.

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The need for health impact assessment in China: Potential benefits for public health and steps forward  

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Health impact assessment (HIA) is a useful tool to predict and estimate the potential health impact associated with programs, projects, and policies by comprehensively identifying relevant health determinants and their consequences. China is undergoing massive and rapid socio-economic changes leading to environment and population health challenges such as a large increase in non-communicable diseases, the emergence and re-emergence of infectious diseases, new health risks associated with environmental pollutants and escalating health inequality. These health issues are affected by multiple determinants which can be influenced by planned policies, programs, and projects. This paper discusses the needs for health impact assessment in China in order to minimize the negative health consequences from projects, programs and policies associated with rapid social and economic development. It first describes the scope of China's current impact assessment system and points out its inadequacy in meeting the requirements of population health protection and promotion. It then analyses the potential use of HIA and why China needs to develop and apply HIA as a tool to identify potential health impacts of proposed programs, projects and policies so as to influence decision-making early in the planning process. Thus, the paper recommends the development of HIA as a useful tool in China to enhance decision-making for the protection and promotion of population health. For this to happen, the paper outlines steps necessary for the establishment and successful implementation of HIA in China: beginning with the establishment of a HIA framework, followed by workforce capacity building, methodology design, and intersectoral collaboration and stakeholder engagement.

Wu Liming, E-mail: lmwu@scdc.sh.c [Shanghai Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shanghai 200336 (China); Center for Environment and Population Health, Griffith University, Nathan 4111 (Australia); Rutherford, Shannon; Chu, Cordia [Center for Environment and Population Health, Griffith University, Nathan 4111 (Australia)

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lColon Cancer Patterns of Care in Chicagoof Care in Chicago  

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lColon Cancer Patterns of Care in Chicagoof Care in Chicago Progress, preliminary results Disparities in Stage-Specific Colorectal Cancer Mortality: 1960-2005. Am J Public Health. 2010 October 1, 2010;100(10):1912-6. 2 #12;Colon Cancer Patterns of Care in Chicago · XXXXX · Goals 1. Examine how prior screening

Illinois at Chicago, University of

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Women's Rights Guide Bernard Koteen Office of Public Interest Advising  

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to health care, education, civic participation, and economic justice as a result of generations of advocacy, criminal justice, health care, housing, social security and public benefits, civil rights, human rights careful reading and editing. Last, but certainly not least, much gratitude is due to Alexa Shabecoff

Wolfe, Patrick J.

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Effective dose conversion coefficients for health care provider exposed to pediatric and adult victims in radiological dispersal device incident  

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After an incident of radiological dispersal devices (RDD), health care providers will be exposed to the contaminated patients in the extended medical treatments. Assessment of potential radiation dose to the health care providers will be crucial to minimize their health risk. In this study, we compiled a set of conversion coefficients (mSv?MBq?1?s?1) to readily estimate the effective dose from the time-integrated activity for the health care providers while they deal with internally contaminated patients at different ages. We selected Co-60, Ir-192, Am-241, Cs-137, and I-131 as the major radionuclides that may be used for RDD. We obtained the age-specific organ burdens after the inhalation of those radionuclides from the Dose and Risk Calculation Software (DCAL) program. A series of hybrid computational phantoms (1-, 5-, 10-, and 15?year-old, and adult males) were implemented in a general purpose Monte Carlo (MC) transport code, MCNPX v 2.7, to simulate an adult male health care provider exposed to contaminated patients at different ages. Two exposure scenarios were taken into account: a health care provider (a) standing at the side of patients lying in bed and (b) sitting face to face with patients. The conversion coefficients overall depended on radionuclides, the age of the patients, and the orientation of the patients. The conversion coefficient was greatest for Co-60 and smallest for Am-241. The dose from the 1?year-old patient phantom was up to three times greater than that from the adult patient phantom. The conversion coefficients were less dependent on the age of the patients in the scenario of a health care provider sitting face to face with patients. The dose conversion coefficients established in this study will be useful to readily estimate the effective dose to the health care providers in RDD events.

Eun Young Han; Wi-Ho Ha; Young-Woo Jin; Wesley E Bolch; Choonsik Lee

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Laws and Policies Relating to Detecting and Preventing Fraud, Waste and Abuse in Federal Health Care Programs  

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Laws and Policies Relating to Detecting and Preventing Fraud, Waste and Abuse in Federal Health and regulations, including those laws and regulations that address fraud, waste and abuse in Federal health care and procedures for ensuring compliance with such laws and for detecting and preventing fraud, waste and abuse

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Shattuck Lecture: Chronic Infectious Disease and the Future of Health Care Delivery  

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...does or does not happen and how to improve it may now represent medicine's most important task. In settings of poverty, the delivery gap can be a gulf, especially in the case of chronic illness. In the rural villages and small towns in Rwanda, Malawi, and Lesotho, where the nongovernmental organization... Work that has been done in low-income countries to build health systems that can respond to AIDS and TB (as well as other acute and chronic diseases) shows that with adequate resources, we can improve care delivery, sharply reducing morbidity and mortality.

Farmer P.E.

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Performance Anxiety — What Can Health Care Learn from K–12 Education?  

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...teachers effective. Although there is some adjustment of scores for baseline characteristics of the student population, it's often inadequate and does nothing to improve things for the least fortunate. Moreover, assessors' expectations may be impossible to meet. The effect of education reform in narrowing... K–12 education, like health care, has been in the throes of an “accountability movement” that many consider counterproductive. New bottom-up performance-improvement systems that treat these human service fields as professions rather than industries may provide a solution.

Malina D.

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Training in Health Care: The Benefits of Context and Emergency Simulation on Patient Handling  

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In the United States, there is no standardized method for training nurses in manual patient handling, despite the high incidence of injury. The objective of this research was to evaluate several training protocols, including the use of simulated emergency situations and the use of realistic context during course delivery, to evaluate their impact on nurses ’ postures and compliance with trained procedures during post-training tests. The results show that training on body mechanics and proper use of equipment can significantly reduce the amount of torso flexion and rotation during patient handling and compliance with safe practices. Implications for health care training are provided.

Marc L. Resnick; Roderick Sanchez

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Unraveling Obamacare — Can Congress and the Supreme Court Undo Health Care Reform?  

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...benefiting from the ACA's coverage of preventive services, insurance-industry regulation, and enhanced Medicare prescription-drug coverage. The health care industry is benefiting from increased service use by newly insured patients and is busy implementing myriad ACA payment and delivery-system reforms... Midterm elections usually produce bad outcomes for the President's party in Congress, and 2014 was no exception. Democrats suffered substantial defeats in both federal and state elections, while Republicans gained a majority in the U.S. Senate and ...

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Density equalizing map projections (cartograms) in public health applications  

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In studying geographic disease distributions, one normally compares rates among arbitrarily defined geographic subareas (e.g. census tracts), thereby sacrificing some of the geographic detail of the original data. The sparser the data, the larger the subareas must be in order to calculate stable rates. This dilemma is avoided with the technique of Density Equalizing Map Projections (DEMP){copyright}. Boundaries of geographic subregions are adjusted to equalize population density over the entire study area. Case locations plotted on the transformed map should have a uniform distribution if the underlying disease risk is constant. On the transformed map, the statistical analysis of the observed distribution is greatly simplified. Even for sparse distributions, the statistical significance of a supposed disease cluster can be calculated with validity. The DEMP algorithm was applied to a data set previously analyzed with conventional techniques; namely, 401 childhood cancer cases in four counties of California. The distribution of cases on the transformed map was analyzed visually and statistically. To check the validity of the method, the identical analysis was performed on 401 artificial cases randomly generated under the assumption of uniform risk. No statistically significant evidence for geographic non-uniformity of rates was found, in agreement with the original analysis performed by the California Department of Health Services.

Merrill, D.W.

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States Take a Public Health Approach to Curb Gun Violence Bridget M. Kuehn, MSJ  

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States Take a Public Health Approach to Curb Gun Violence Bridget M. Kuehn, MSJ P ublic outcry over of weapons by prohibited individuals at gun shows and elsewhere (Cole TB. JAMA. 2008; 300[6]:640-641). JAMA: After the Senate's failed attempt, whatdoyouthinkaretheprospectsforfed- eral gun regulations? DR

Leistikow, Bruce N.

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Training Environmental Public Health Leaders From childhood lead poisoning in Philadelphia to tank barge  

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Training Environmental Public Health Leaders 6/8/2010 From childhood lead poisoning in Philadelphia to tank barge emissions in Memphis, from food safety in Portland, Maine, to air quality in the San Joaquin in everyday life--in homes, in schools, in water supplies, at food markets, and in restaurants. Local EH

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The Healthy Homes Initiative Housing conditions can significantly affect public health.  

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The Healthy Homes Initiative Housing conditions can significantly affect public health. Nationwide in the home, focusing narrowly on one issue, even in the presence of multiple issues. A Healthy Homes approach associated with unhealthy and unsafe homes. What Is CDC's Healthy Homes Initiative? CDC's Healthy Homes

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Contamination of drinking-water by arsenic in Bangladesh: a public health emergency  

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Contamination of drinking-water by arsenic in Bangladesh: a public health emergency Allan H. Smith the history of the discovery of arsenic in drinking-water in Bangladesh and recommends intervention strategies in groundwater indicate that 1 in 10 people who drink water containing 500 mg of arsenic per litre may ultimately

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Evaluation of Cultural Competence and Health Disparities Knowledge and Skill Sets of Public Health Department Staff  

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competence knowledge and programmatic skill sets of individuals employed by an urban department of health located in the southwest region of the US. The Theory of Planned Behavior (TPB) guided the research design to effectively evaluate the correlation...

Hall, Marla

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Health Policy and Leadership Course (#7410-in the University Catalogue)  

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Health Policy and Leadership Course (#7410-in the University Catalogue) 2014 Spring Semester/Division of Public Health 375 Chipeta Way, Classroom 203 Instructors David Sundwall, MD Jennifer Coombs, Ph concern ­ "health care" (or lack thereof). While this landmark health care reform legislation was passed

Provancher, William

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Contribution of floor treatment characteristics to background noise levels in health care facilities, Part 1  

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Acoustical tests were conducted on five types of commercial-grade flooring to assess their potential contribution to noise generated within health care facilities outside of patient rooms. The floor types include sheet vinyl (with and without a 5 mm rubber backing) virgin rubber (with and without a 5 mm rubber backing) and a rubber-backed commercial grade carpet for comparison. The types of acoustical tests conducted were ISO-3741 compliant sound power level testing (using two source types: a tapping machine to simulate footfalls and a rolling hospital cart) and sound absorption testing as per ASTM-C423. Among the non-carpet samples the material type that produced the least sound power was determined to be the rubber-backed sheet vinyl. While both 5 mm-backed samples showed a significant difference compared to their un-backed counterparts with both source types the rubber-backed sheet vinyl performed slightly better than the rubber-backed virgin rubber in the higher frequency bands in both tests. The performance and suitability of these flooring materials in a health care facility compared to commercial carpeting will be discussed. [Work supported by Paul S. Veneklasen Research Foundation.

Adam L. Paul; David A. Arena; Eoin A. King

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AFTER HOURS CARE Coulter Student Health Center is open 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00  

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AFTER HOURS CARE Coulter Student Health Center is open 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 4:45 pm applicable co-pays/co- insurance and deductibles when accessing care outside of the Health Center. URGENT, Monday through Friday. The Health Center is closed Saturday and Sundays, and during official CSM holidays

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Portsmouth Herald Local News: Project54 innovations enhance public safety Archives Business Entertainment Health Living Maine News Online Only Public Records Sports Tourism Travel  

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Entertainment Health Living Maine News Online Only Public Records Sports Tourism Travel Click Here Shop Records Sports Tourism Travel emergency vehicles equipped with Project54, including a fire truck from

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HealtH reform and oHsu how we'll change  

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HealtH reform and oHsu how we'll change Health reform will touch all of oHsu's missions. the coming changes are about more than public policy and health insurance. We will see transformation in how care is delivered, how health professionals are trained and how we decide what health care to buy. oHsu's missions

Chapman, Michael S.

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Balancing adequacy and affordability?: Essential Health Benefits under the Affordable Care Act  

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Abstract The Essential Health Benefits provisions under the Affordable Care Act require that eligible plans provide coverage for certain broadly defined service categories, limit consumer cost-sharing, and meet certain actuarial value requirements. Although the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) was tasked with the regulatory development of these EHB under the ACA, the department quickly devolved this task to the states. Not surprisingly, states fully exploited the leeway provided by HHS, and state decision processes and outcomes differed widely. However, none of the states took advantage of the opportunity to restructure fundamentally their health insurance markets, and only a very limited number of states actually included sophisticated policy expertise in their decisionmaking processes. As a result, and despite a major expansion of coverage, the status quo ex ante in state insurance markets was largely perpetuated. Decisionmaking for the 2016 revisions should be transparent, included a wide variety of stakeholders and policy experts, and focus on balancing adequacy and affordability. However, the 2016 revisions provide an opportunity to address these previous shortcomings.

Simon F. Haeder

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Using hospital readmission rates to track the quality of care in public hospitals in Singapore  

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In this paper, we discuss the use of Casemix data based on a recent study of hospital readmission rates. The study subsequently led to ... the Ministry of Health’s Scorecard for Acute Hospitals.

E Lim; N Matthew; W Mok; S Chowdhury; D Lee

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Parents’ experiences of family functioning, health and social support provided by nurses – A pilot study in paediatric intensive care  

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SummaryObjectives The objective of this study was to describe parents’ experiences of family functioning, health and social support provided by nursing personnel, while their child was in intensive care, and to determine how social support was associated with family functioning and family health. Design Cross-sectional study. Setting The data were collected by a self-administered questionnaire from 31 parents of critically ill children from 2010 to 2011. The data were analysed statistically. Main Outcome Measures The parents considered their family functioning, health and social support provided by the nursing personnel to be good. Results The sub-area of family functioning that rated the lowest was strengths of family, whereas the lowest rated sub-area of family health was ill-being. Child's previous hospital treatments were associated with family health. Parents, whose child had already been in hospital care, reported more well-being and less ill-being than parents with children hospitalised for the first time. Parents’ education was associated with family functioning, family health and social support given by the nurses. Weak positive correlation was also found between social support given by nurses and family health experienced by parents. Conclusion There is a need to discuss how nursing care can further support parental resources.

Nora Hakio; Anja Rantanen; Päivi Åstedt-Kurki; Tarja Suominen

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Gauging the Cost of Loopholes: Health Care Pricing and Medicare Regulation in the Post-Enron Era  

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W06-WEEKS VERSION 2.DOC 12/6/2005 10:18 AM 1215 GAUGING THE COST OF LOOPHOLES: HEALTH CARE PRICING AND MEDICARE REGULATION IN THE POST-ENRON ERA Elizabeth A. Weeks* I. INTRODUCTION Tax loopholes are an accepted, almost sacred part... that the state?s success in garnering federal funding by W06-WEEKS VERSION 2.DOC 12/6/2005 10:18 AM 1216 WAKE FOREST LAW REVIEW [Vol. 40 maximization, it seems irrational for a taxpayer, health care provider, or welfare beneficiary not to take advantage...

Weeks Leonard, Elizabeth

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Implementing health care reform in the United States: Intergovernmental politics and the dilemmas of institutional design  

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Abstract The Affordable Care Act (ACA) was enacted, and continues to operate, under conditions of political polarization. In this article, we argue that the law's intergovernmental structure has amplified political conflict over its implementation by distributing governing authority to political actors at both levels of the American federal system. We review the ways in which the law's demands for institutional coordination between federal and state governments (and especially the role it preserves for governors and state legislatures) have created difficulties for rolling out health-insurance exchanges and expanding the Medicaid program. By way of contrast, we show how the institutional design of the ACA's regulatory reforms of the insurance market, which diminish the reform's political salience, has allowed for considerably less friction during the implementation process. This article thus highlights the implications of multi-level institutional designs for the post-enactment politics of major reforms.

Daniel Béland; Philip Rocco; Alex Waddan

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Importance of Viscoelastic Property Measurement of a New Hydrogel for Health Care  

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A simple technology based new hydrogel “PVP?CMC?BA” has been prepared by the scientists of Tomas Bata University in Zlin Czech Republic. Its swelling property (in presence of water human blood and different pH) antimicrobial property (in presence of skin infection causing agents like: Staphylococcus aureus; bacteria and Candida albicans; fungi) and viscoelastic properties such as storage modulus (G’) loss modulus (G”) and complex viscosity (?*) were investigated at room temperature (25–28°?C) which demonstrate that PVP?CMC?BA hydrogel is maintaining requisite properties for health care application specially as a wound dressing material. The elasticity and antimicrobial property of PVP?CMC?BA is directly correlated with percentage of boric acid an antiseptic agent. The consequential values of viscoelastic properties of the hydrogel (before drying) enable us to understand its specific flexible condition to apply on the surface of human body.

Niladri Roy; Nabanita Saha; Takeshi Kitano; Petr Saha

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Case Study- The Department of Veterans Affairs West Haven Campus, VA Connecticut Health Care System  

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The West Haven (Connecticut) Campus of the Veterans Affairs Connecticut Health Care System was the first Veteran's Hospital to award a shared energy savings (SES) contract (now known as energy savings performance contracts). The project involves replacement of the lighting system, installation of a cooling system, maintenance of the new chiller equipment, and several smaller efforts. Up-front costs are being provided through a $3.9 million investment by the contractor, EUA Cogenex, about $400,000 in rebates from the local utilities for gas and electric service (Southern Connecticut Gas and United Illuminating Company, respectively), and guaranteed energy cost savings over the life of the contract. The Government's share of energy savings over the 16 year contract is expected to be $880,000.

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Do service innovations influence the adoption of electronic health records in long-term care organizations? Results from the U.S. National Survey of Residential Care Facilities  

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AbstractObjective Healthcare organizations including residential care facilities (RCFs) are diversifying their services to meet market demands. Service innovations have been linked to the changes in the way that healthcare organizations organize their work. The objective of this study is to explore the relationship between organizational service innovations and Electronic Health Record (EHR) adoption in the RCFs. Methods We used the data from the 2010 National Survey of Residential Care Facilities conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The outcome was whether an RCF adopted EHR or not, and the predictors were the organizational service innovations including provision of skilled nursing care and medication review. We also added facility characteristics as control variables. Weighted multivariate logistic regressions were used to estimate the relationship between service innovation factors and EHR adoption in the RCFs. Results In 2010, about 17.4% of the \\{RCFs\\} were estimated to use EHR. Multivariate analysis showed that \\{RCFs\\} employing service innovations were more likely to adopt EHR. The residential care facilities that provide skilled nursing services to their residents are more likely (OR: 1.42; 95% CI: 1.09–1.87) to adopt EHR. Similarly, \\{RCFs\\} with a provision of medication review were also more likely to adopt EHR (OR: 1.40; 95% CI: 1.00–1.95). Among the control variables, facility size, chain affiliation, ownership type, and Medicaid certification were significantly associated with EHR adoption. Conclusions Our findings suggest that service innovations may drive EHR adoption in the \\{RCFs\\} in the United States. This can be viewed as a strategic attempt by \\{RCFs\\} to engage in a new business arrangement with hospitals and other health care organizations, where quality of care and interoperability of patients’ records might play a vital role under the current healthcare reform. Future research could examine the relationship between service innovations and use of different EHR functionality in RCFs.

Soumitra S. Bhuyan; He Zhu; Aastha Chandak; Jungyoon Kim; Jim P. Stimpson

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Julia Gillard, Big Pharma, patent law and public health https://theconversation.edu.au/julia-gillard-big-pharma-patent-law-and-public-health-10226[28/11/2012 11:49:28 AM  

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/julia-gillard-big-pharma-patent-law-and-public-health-10226[28/11/2012 11:49:28 AM] of 3D printing 18 October 2012 The High Court and the Marlboro Man

Botea, Adi

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A Research on the Comprehensive Influential Factors of Energy Conservation in Chinese Public Building  

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Public building is a kind of non-productive ... , educational, cultural and health-care buildings, communication buildings and transportation buildings (What is Public Building [EB/OL] 2005...). With the rapid de...

Dong-xu Yang

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Heuristic algorithms for a vehicle routing problem with simultaneous delivery and pickup and time windows in home health care  

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, it is crucial to carefully design the routes of the HHC vehicles in order to reduce its operating cost while1 Heuristic algorithms for a vehicle routing problem with simultaneous delivery and pickup and time Nationale Supérieure des Mines Centre for Health Engineering, CNRS UMR 6158 LIMOS-ROGI 158 cours Fauriel

Boyer, Edmond

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The Valley Fever Corridor Project The goals are twofold--to teach health care professionals in south-central  

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- long disability requiring extensive medical treatment. Valley Fever cost Arizona $86 million in 2007The Valley Fever Corridor Project The goals are twofold--to teach health care professionals in south-central Arizona, especially in Maricopa County, essential information about Valley Fever

Arizona, University of

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A longitudinal evaluation of residents’ health outcomes in nursing homes and residential care homes in Taiwan  

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The role of nursing homes (NHs) and residential care homes (RHs) frequently overlaps in Taiwan, raising...

Li-Fan Liu; Miin-Jye Wen

2010-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The new building for the School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS) will be a hub of discovery, learning, and  

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Highlights The new building for the School of Public Health and Health Services (SPHHS The 90-foot building fronts Washington Circle and New Hampshire Avenue. The building's approximate 115 at the intersection of 24th Street, New Hampshire Avenue, and K Street near Washington Circle, the new building

Vertes, Akos

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Health Behavior Health Promotion -Prevention  

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chronic disease complications Improve quality of life Reduce health care costs #12;ImpactHealth Behavior Health Promotion - Prevention Modification of Health Attitudes and Health Behavior #12;Health Promotion: An Overview Basic philosophy Good health = individual and collective goal

Meagher, Mary

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A Walking Tour Health Center  

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and caring. #12;3. River of Ponds Tapestry Enter the Health Center, look to the left, and see the massiveHealing Pathways A Walking Tour of the UConn Health Center Public Art Collection Made possible by a generous gift from the Health Center Auxiliary #12;#12;Welcome! Everywhere you walk, whether outdoors

Oliver, Douglas L.

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Making an impact in public health through philanthrocapitalism : the PaCT Project and ImPaCT Commercial Ventures  

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Large-scale epidemiologic longitudinal cohort studies are a distinct area of epidemiology and public health. To conduct such studies, it often requires exorbitant resources. African collaborators and a team of Harvard ...

Reid, Todd Germaine

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Encouraging and sustaining integration of child mental health into primary care: interviews with primary care providers participating in Project TEACH (CAPES and CAP PC) in NY  

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AbstractObjective Project Training and Education for the Advancement of Children's Health (TEACH) provides training, consultation and referral support to build child and adolescent mental health (MH) expertise among primary care providers (PCPs). This study describes how TEACH engages PCP, how program components lead to changes in practice and how contextual factors influence sustainability. Method Thirty \\{PCPs\\} randomly selected from 139 trained \\{PCPs\\} and 10 \\{PCPs\\} from 143 registered with TEACH but not yet trained completed semistructured interviews. PCP selection utilized purposeful sampling for region, rurality and specialty. Interviews were recorded, transcribed and analyzed using grounded theory. Results PCP participation was facilitated by perceived patient needs, lack of financial and logistic barriers and continuity of PCP–program relationships from training to ongoing consultation. Trained \\{PCPs\\} reported more confidence interacting with families about MH, assessing severity, prescribing medication and developing treatment plans. They were encouraged by satisfying interactions with MH specialists and positive feedback from families. Barriers included difficulties implementing screening, time constraints, competing demands, guarded expectations for patient outcomes and negative impressions of the MH system overall. Conclusions Programs like TEACH can increase PCP confidence in MH care and promote increased MH treatment in primary care and through collaboration with specialists. Sustainability may depend on the PCP practice context and implementation support.

Anne M. Gadomski; Lawrence S. Wissow; Lawrence Palinkas; Kimberly E. Hoagwood; Jeffrey M. Daly; David L. Kaye

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Change What? Identifying Quality Improvement Targets by Investigating Usual Mental Health Care  

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OSC) of mental health services: Implications for researchfor Children’s Mental Health Services: Implications for the

Garland, Ann F.; Bickman, Leonard; Chorpita, Bruce F.

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Health care facilities' "war on terrorism": a deliberate process for recommending personal protective equipment  

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39; dangerous to life and health. ’ . . &# .39; . :‘Taibleto be “immediately dangerous to life and health” (IDLH) and

Koenig, Kristi L MD

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A review of "Medicine, Health and the Public Sphere in Britain, 1600-2000." by Steve Sturdy ed.  

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, Health and the Public Sphere in Britain, 1600-2000. London: Routledge, 2003. xiii + 290 pp. $95.00. Review by CELESTE CHAMBERLAND, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS. In recent years, J?rgen Habermas?s groundbreaking charac- terization of the public... Europe (7). By identifying the demarcation between public and private activity, Habermas has provided scholars with a vital analytical tool for assessing the broad social context of bour- geois capitalism and the legitimization of government action...

Celeste Chamberland

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Publications Publications Publications Most publications by Environmental Energy Technologies Division authors are searchable from this page, including peer-reviewed publications, book chapters, conference proceedings and LBNL reports. Filter Advanced Search Publications list This publications database is an ongoing project, and not all Division publications are represented here yet. For additional help see the bottom of this page. Show only items where Author Type Term Year Keyword is Abadie, Marc O Abbey, Chad Abdolrazaghi, Mohamad Aberg, Annika Abhyankar, Nikit Abraham, Marvin M Abshire, James B Abushakra, Bass Acevedo-Ruiz, Manuel Aceves, Salvador Ache, Hans J Ackerly, David D Ackerman, Andrew S Adamkiewicz, Gary Adams, Carl Adams, J W Adamson, Bo Addy, Susan E Addy, Nathan Aden, Nathaniel T Adesola, Bunmi Adhikari, Sarina Adilov, Nodir

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Public meetings on radiation and its health effects caused by the Fukushima nuclear accident  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

The Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) has held public meetings on radiation and its health effects mainly for parents of students in kindergartens, elementary schools, and junior high schools in Fukushima and Ibaraki prefectures after the Fukushima nuclear accident. These meetings are held based on our experience of practicing risk communication activities for a decade in JAEA with local residents. By analyzing questionnaires collected after the meetings, we confirmed that interactive communication is effective in increasing participants' understanding and in decreasing their anxiety. Most of the participants answered that they understood the contents and that it eased their mind. (authors)

Sugiyama, K.; Ayame, J.; Takashita, H.; Yamamoto, R. [Risk Communication Study Office Japan Atomic Energy Agency 4-33 Muramatsu, Tokai-mura, IBARAKI, 319-1194 (Japan)

2013-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Characterization of selected public health issues in Galveston Bay. Final report  

SciTech Connect (OSTI)

The purpose of the project is to characterize public health issues associated with bay use activities such as shellfish consumption and contact and non-contact recreation. The major objectives of the characterization study are: (1) Review and summarize activities associated with shellfish bed closures, (2) Identify and characterize sources of bacterial contamination, (3) Review and characterize areas of Galveston Bay which have exceeded water quality standards for contact and non-contact recreation, and (4) Assess the incidence of known pathogenic organisms such as Vibrio Vulnificus. The characterization includes consideration of indicator organisms and known pathogenic organisms and covers all identified water quality segments of Galveston Bay.

Jensen, P.; Su, Y.C.

1992-08-01T23:59:59.000Z