health service area


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health service area

a geographic region designated under the U.S. National Health Planning and Resources Development Act of 1974, by means of such factors as geographic features, political boundaries, population, and health resources, for the effective planning and development of health services.
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We compiled information on certificate of need programs using data from the National Conference of State Legislatures (National Conference of State Legislatures 2012) and created a binary variable indicating whether a health service area is located in a state with a certificate of need program in place in a given year.
Distribution of the randomly selected sample was as follows for each of the six geographic Health Service Areas of the state: 1.
The Lake County Health Department (LCHD) Food Protection Program and Environmental Health Service Area has had a rich tradition of providing comprehensive services for the residents of Lake County, Illinois, since 1959.
Future studies in this area should include (1) identification of the ACGs affected by hospital use/capacity factors, with more specific information on scope, capacity, and complexity of outpatient services and facilities; and (2) determination of the most cost-effective distribution and supply of hospital services in a health service area.
Contract notice: General maintenance centers navarro-osasunbidea health service area health tudela 2015.
Contract awarded for acquisition of medical surgical equipment for distribution network in health service area health jutiapa.
Purchase agreement to acquire the City of JyvEnskylEn social and health service area, as well as the elderly and disabled services units sanelunpurku and word processing services.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan is the first country in the Eastern Mediterranean Region and in Asia to volunteer for the Joint External Evaluation (JEE) of 19 technical areas under International Health Regulations (IHR) and General Health Service Areas (GHSA).
Biography: As director of four county mental health service areas at The Center for Mental Health in Helena, Rhonda Champagne has extensive knowledge of mental health systems in Montana.
Health Service areas North Essex, Worcestershire and North of Tyne have been chosen for the three-year 'EPIC project' which stands for Engagement, Partnership, Information and Communication.
This group began by constructing concrete goals and objectives for the critical environmental public health service areas.
For new graduate nurses, horizontal violence is endemic, while those working in mental health service areas are the most at risk from patient violence.

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