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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
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Population Health in Rural Communities

Thomas Bauer - Feb. 6, 2017
Some believe population health can result in serious struggles for hospitals and health systems in rural areas of the United States. Some ask "Can they compete in this evolving health care environmen...
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Global population health Payment Models population health Rural communities rural healthcare Rural settings Value Based Care
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
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
Health IT

Leveraging Information and Communication Technology for the Base Of the Pyramid

Joaquin Blaya, PhD - Nov. 18, 2011
Leveraging Information and Communication Technology for the Base Of the Pyramid Blaya, PhD Joaquin A JOINT REPORT BY SPONSORED BY IN COLLABORATION WITH Leveraging In...
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appropriate medical devices Hardware low-resource settings Mobile Devices Networking rural healthcare Software
Health IT

Appropriate Medical Devices

Clara Aranda - Nov. 4, 2011
Dear All, I am working on a research on Appropriate Medical Devices - preferably innovative approaches to deliver healthcare in developing countries. I am looking for Organisations, Research Cen...
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appropriate medical devices Hardware low-resource settings Mobile Devices Networking rural healthcare Software
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Appropriate Medical Devices

Clara Aranda - Nov. 3, 2011
I tried to post this before, but I think I didn't. I am searching Organisations/Companies/Universities or Research Centres, that are currently developing Appropriate Medical Devices for low-income ...
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appropriate medical devices Clinical Guidelines Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research rural healthcare Social Support Technology
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

9th Conference of the Canadian Rural Health Research Society Rural Health: Connecting Research and Policy – Santé rurale: Lier recherché et politiques publiques held in Fredericton, NB from September 23 to 25, 2010

Maggie Sullivan - May 9, 2010
The sponsoring organization, CRHRS, is a national network that brings together researchers from a variety of disciplines: nursing, community-based health research, research with indigenous communities...
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Meetings & Conferences rural healthcare
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

The Help Guide to Basics of Wound Care

Amy Madore - March 10, 2010
The Help Guide to Basics of Wound Care Madore Amy Nadine- Wound care_jay4.indd Global-HELP Publication Th e HELP Guide to Basics of Wound Care INTRODUCTION 3 E...
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acute wound chronic wound guide rural healthcare wound care
Health IT

FrontlineSMS Initiative: Quantified Impact for Rural TB Program

Joshua Nesbit - Dec. 25, 2008
Happy holidays, GHD! I posted a while back with some specifics regarding a project at a hospital in rural Malawi. Here's a quick summary: "Using a donated laptop, 100 recycled cell phones, and...
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CHW Community Health Workers FrontlineSMS ICT malawi rural healthcare tb
Health IT

Crosspost: Building an SMS Network into a Rural Healthcare System: A Guide

Vinay Mohta - Oct. 13, 2008
Josh Nesbit just published a guide for building SMS networks in rural healthcare settings based on his own experience in the field. He posted the resource in the Adherence and Retention community. P...
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Infrastructure IT Training mobile Mobile Devices rural healthcare SMS Tutorials & How-to Documentation