health seeking behavior

health seeking behavior

a nursing outcome from the Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) defined as personal actions to promote optimal wellness, recovery, and rehabilitation. See also Nursing Outcomes Classification.
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Improved Knowledge of health seeking behavior and practice
The partnership demonstrates GAIN's continued commitment to support NACDOR in their efforts to take the lead in increasing awareness on Maternal, Infant and Young Child Nutrition (MIYCN), generating demand for effective delivery of publicly-funded programs and adopting long-term appropriate nutrition and health seeking behavior among Dalit communities.
It is because patients have different vocabulary for expressing symptom, speak different languages and have their individual cultural impact, which determines their concept and health seeking behavior especially in relation to mental health.
Psychology also provides theoretical and empirical insights into human motivation that are integral to many aspects of effective health service delivery, including human resource management in health care organizations, health seeking behavior, and healthy lifestyle promotion in communities.
This high profile delegation is visiting the King Hussein Cancer Foundation within the framework of joint collaboration in scientific research between Karolinska Institute-Sweden and the JBCP to explore the hindering and facilitating factors for breast health seeking behavior among women in Jordan and to assess the impact of the national campaigns on breast health knowledge, mammography screening and breast cancer stage at diagnosis.
Relation of gender, education and health seeking behavior of the general population regarding psychiatric illness.
Health service use and health seeking behavior among Latino men in a rural community" N.
One of the most important aspects is to empower the individuals to be able to track their health and encourage a positive health seeking behavior in the long run.
Those barriers are symptomatic health seeking behavior, instrumental barriers, fear, social influences, use of traditional Hmong healing practices, embarrassment, and perceptions of breast cancer risks.
Anthony Vipin Das, Chief Advisor & Strategy, Healthcare Innovation Cell (HIC), Ministry of Health, Medical & family Welfare, said : 'One of the most important aspects is to empower the individuals to be able to track their health and encourage a positive health seeking behavior in the long run.
2- Improve knowledge of women and men on IYCF, good hygiene practices, proper child care and good health seeking behavior as well as building the capacity of local staff on management of nutrition programs for sustainability of the activities by the year
This article reports qualitative data from an ethnographic study that explored in part the health seeking behaviors of and for older Hmong Americans with chronic illness.

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