community-based services

community-based services

A generic term for services provided outside of a hospital setting, usually in clinics or surgeries, which are provided to support an individual living in his/her own home, or to support his/her carer.
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The leaders and members of the Home and Community-Based Services Work Group are dedicated to continuing to stimulate more of the kinds of conversations needed at both the federal and state levels.
The Commonwealth Fund has supported a series of important research projects to examine community-based services for older people.
People who were always last in line for quality health care services now find themselves at the head of the queue, with access to a Senior Whole Health Registered Nurse Coordinator who advocates for members and directs each individual's medical and social services with providers," says John Baackes, CEO of Senior Whole Health, which coordinates comprehensive services including preventive, primary, acute and specialty medical care, behavioral health, extended care, home care, community-based services and pharmacy.
The projects implementation would bring together a qualified set of international and national NGOs, with extensive experience in health care access, to advance community-based services for health in Liberia, with a particular focus on Bong, Lofa, and Nimba Counties.
8 January 2016 - Israel-based e-government and mobile payments software company SuperCom (NASDAQ: SPCB) has completed its acquisition of Leaders in Community Alternatives, a California-based organisation providing electronic monitoring and community-based services under contracts with various government agencies, SuperCom said.
LCA is one of CaliforniaA's largest private criminal justice organizations, providing community-based services and electronic monitoring programs to government agencies for more than 24 years.
As lawmakers consider cutting community-based mental health care services by about 20 percent in the 2012-2013 budget, the Texas Tribune talks with mentally ill Harris County Jail inmates and with consumers who use community-based services to stay out of jail and off the streets.
the availability of care through outpatient and community-based services
The much-ballyhooed "alternative" to nursing homes, home- and community-based services, may not be working as advertised, at least as a cost-saving device.
There was also much emphasis on promoting the "homes without walls" concept of community outreach, and AAHA members were encouraged to branch out into home and community-based services.
The goal of Independence Care System is to enable people with disabilities to remain at home or in the least restrictive setting possible by integrating the full range of primary care, acute care, and home and community-based services in a comprehensive, flexible manner.
The Ktunaxa, on the other hand, are planning to provide essential community-based services including healthcare and education to its widely dispersed community.

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