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[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Poor access to care and the impact on outcomes and government policy

Thomas Bauer - April 17, 2017
A Gordon Baird; in his article entitled “ Poor access to care: rural health deprivation?” states Mortality rates in the United Kingdom “for road traffic accidents, asthma, and cancer are worse in rur...
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at risk populations global health policy Government Policy Local governments Most-at-risk populations Population-Based Methods quality of care rural areas rural health rural healthcare Rural settings
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

PIVOT seeking next Country Director

PIVOT Works, Inc. - Jan. 25, 2016
The Country Director is expected to couple visionary leadership and disciplined management with strong representation skills to ensure strategic implementation of PIVOT’s programs in Madagascar. Based...
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africa career country director developing world French global health global health care delivery Human Rights ifanadiana International Partnerships Job posting liberia public health jobs madagascar Malnutrition maternal child health Midwifery ministry of health physician ranomafana Research rural health rural healthcare Work & Volunteer Abroad
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

PIVOT seeking next Country Director (Madagascar)

PIVOT Works, Inc. - Jan. 25, 2016
PIVOT's mission, based on a fundamental belief in the worth of all people and a moral responsibility to address the needs of the destitute, is to create a model system of universal access to quality h...
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career country director French global health care delivery job opportunity Job posting leadership madagascar Malnutrition ministry of health physician Publications and Announcements public health rural health
Health IT

Job Opening: Technology Manager - Technology Community Manager

Carly Backman - July 11, 2013
Technology Manager - Technology Community Manager Background Information VillageReach improves access to healthcare for the most underserved communities around the world by creating innovation...
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africa business development global health health information system Health information systems health information technology ICT information system information systems Logistics management NGO non-profit ODKScan OpenLMIS product management project management public health public health informatics Rural rural health rural healthcare Supply Chain supply chain management Technology vrMIS
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

Moving Beyond Doctors

Nadine Semer - Feb. 15, 2011
The New York Times is running a series of articles looking at "solutions to major social problems". Today's article is about moving "beyond doctors — to take the work of health care and shift down fr...
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Community Health Workers global health Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings rural health Surgical Workforce
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Hospital at the End of the World: Wed. 8/11 at 7pm, Boston book tour event

Maggie Sullivan - Aug. 7, 2010
Nurse, Joe Niemczura, will present on his global health experiences at a hospital in Nepal. The event will be held in Charlestown, Sullivan Square, 24 Cambridge Street. Mr Niemczura is on faculty at t...
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Meetings & Conferences Nepal rural health Work & Volunteer Abroad
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Mortality Review Programs in Resource-Poor Areas

Our organization, Nyaya Health, has recently started a mortality review program in which we review all deaths that occur at our hospital in rural Nepal and identifying systems-level changes to prevent...
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Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Measurement mortality review programs Operations Research rural health