health community

health community

A UK term of art referring to the sum total of the NHS’s presence in a particular district, including Strategic Health Authority, primary care trusts, primary care (GPs, dentists, allied health professionals), hospitals and community services.
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In 1996, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and its partners in the public and private sectors developed the National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) to provide a framework to guide occupational safety and health research into the next decade, not only for NIOSH, but also for all of the occupational safety and health community.
The booklet is designed to help employers - as well as the health community that serves them - recognize the key considerations of a healthcare consumerism strategy and provide a roadmap for its successful implementation," added Mehrotra.
Winona Family Health, a part of the Winona Health community network, has increased the ability to capture charges by 40 percent through improved documentation and coding.
Physicians EHR is a research and consulting organization with an emphasis on EHR implementation, health community connectivity and data exchange strategies, provider-to-patient communications, personal health records, consumer-driven health care, and privacy and security.
New and exciting medical advancements that are changing the face of the health community are always the stories for which we strive," said Dawn Sorokin, coordinating producer.
FBHC is the only significant cost containment program in the nation, yet rather than focus primarily on cost, we are focused on improving utilization through the establishment and ongoing communication of best practice guidelines to all members of the behavioral health community.
The company continues to work closely with the public health community and industry to educate consumers regarding the food safety benefits provided by irradiation.
DUBLIN, Ohio -- Company Demonstrates Long-Time Commitment to North Carolina Behavioral Health Community and Responsiveness to Changing Reporting Requirements
Granting a sublicense to OraSure for the HIV-2 patents provides a new diagnostic option to the public health community.
The emergence of SARS reinforced the urgency of the situation, serving as an impetus for fundamental changes in the way the global health community interacts and bringing the message home to policymakers and the public.

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