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[ARCHIVED] Population Health

A snapshot of the current state of the NHS in 2016 - What Do You Think?

Holly Barry - Nov. 2, 2016
It appeared in the Telegraph a couple of days ago that the NHS is, as we are aware, underfunded and bound to make cuts to the services and introduce more rationing. The Government claims that it is in...
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Community Medicine global health statistics health services NHS patient needs primary care primary health primary health care
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

First Mile Discovery Challenge

Jason Harlow - Aug. 3, 2016
MGH Global Health, the Consortium for Affordable Medical Technologies (CAMTech), and GE Sustainable Healthcare Solutions are excited to announce the First Mile Discovery Challenge. This initiative aim...
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healthcare innovation Medical technology medtech innovation Patient Centered Innovations Patient Engagement primary care primary health care Publications and Announcements Systems Innovations Technology
[ARCHIVED] Costs of Care

Definition of " HEALTH "

Paul Nelson - Dec. 9, 2014
The most current discussion of this term may be found in the book HEALTH JUSTICE written by Sridhar Venkatapuram and published in 2011. If anyone else has read it, I would be interested in your tho...
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community action primary health care venkatapuram
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

Training health coaches in mental health- any standardized approaches?

Jhilam Biswas - July 16, 2013
Certain studies have shown, including the large IMPACT study in the northwest of the country and the DIAMOND approach in Minnesota, have shown that training coaches in mental health has been instrumen...
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community mental health care Depression global mental health primary health care
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Decentralizing Antiretroviral Treatment Services at Primary Health Care Facilities

John Nicholson - Jan. 13, 2011
Decentralizing Antiretroviral Treatment Services at Primary Health Care Facilities Nicholson John
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Adherence ARV decentralization HIV treatment Monitoring & Measurement primary health care Publications & Research universal access
TB Infection Control

Integrating TB services into Primary Health Care

Dear Colleagues, Thank you for your continuing interest in health systems strengthening initiatives, especially as it relates to TB Infection control programmes. Here's a follow-up question I have ...
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