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A Community Checklist for Health Sector Resilience Informed by Hurricane Sandy

Eric S. Toner, Meghan McGinty, Monica Schoch-Spana, Dale A. Rose, Matthew Watson, Erin Echols, Eric G. Carbone
2017 Health Security  
sector is defined very broadly including-in addition to hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS) and public health-healthcare providers, outpatient clinics, long-term care facilities, home health providers  ...  , behavioral health providers, and correctional health services.  ...  Communication, Public Awareness and Situational Awareness Mechanisms exist by which the public (care seekers) can obtain information on the status and availability of health facilities and services (e.g  ... 
doi:10.1089/hs.2016.0079 pmid:28192055 pmcid:PMC5551499 fatcat:ft22hvwisnh6lm3zphvgyl2t5i

Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Youth in Juvenile Detention and Correctional Facilities

Joseph V. Penn, Christopher Thomas
2005 Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry  
This practice parameter presents recommendations for the mental health assessment and treatment of youths in juvenile detention and correctional facilities.  ...  Issues of special concern in correctional health care, such as self-mutilative behaviors, suicide attempts, malingering, mandated reporting, ethical issues, cultural competency, institutional policies  ...  Before entering any facility, the clinician must become aware of (1) the type and functioning of the correctional facility (i.e., staff secured, facility secured, medium versus maximum security), (2) personal  ... 
doi:10.1097/01.chi.0000175325.14481.21 pmid:16175113 fatcat:baq5i2ezwfa47jdu3rwo3qzsfi

Translated and annotated version of the 2015-2020 National Mental Health Work Plan of the People's Republic of China

Wei Xiong, Michael R Phillips
2016 Shanghai Archives of Psychiatry  
of the document that provide background information to help contextualize content that may be unclear to readers unfamiliar with China and explain their decisions when translating terms that can have  ...  The following document is a translation of the 2015-2020 National Mental Health Work Plan of the People's Republic of China which was issued by the General Office of China's State Council on June 4, 2015  ...  Specialty psychiatric facilities managed by the departments of Health, Civil Affairs, and Public Security are local coordinating institutions for this preventive care system.  ... 
doi:10.11919/j.issn.1002-0829.216012 pmid:27688639 pmcid:PMC4984605 fatcat:vwg4rxgetvgf5kukw5s2yryjmm

Understanding US Immigration Detention: Reaffirming Rights and Addressing Social-Structural Determinants of Health

Altaf Saadi, Maria-Elena De Trinidad Young, Caitlin Patler, Jeremias Leonel Estrada, Homer Venters
2020 Health and Human Rights: An International Journal  
For the care of immigrant patients to be effective, clinicians and public health professionals must incorporate an awareness of the health risks of the immigration detention system into trauma- and human  ...  rights-informed models of care during and after detention.  ...  Many clinical and public health efforts already exist at these points-trauma-informed care models offer ways to elicit information about pre-migratory, migratory and post-migratory trauma in a clinical  ... 
pmid:32669800 pmcid:PMC7348446 fatcat:rd3upms7rndqvernyxlvb2rdwe

Assessing factors militating against the acceptance and successful implementation of a cloud based health center from the healthcare professionals' perspective: a survey of hospitals in Benue state, northcentral Nigeria

Patience E. Idoga, Mehmet Toycan, Halil Nadiri, Erbuğ Çelebi
2019 BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making  
This study, therefore, aim to examine, identify and evaluate the factors affecting healthcare professionals' intention to accept the cloud-based health center (CBHC) in developing countries.  ...  The research study focuses on hospitals in North-central of Nigeria.  ...  Acknowledgements Special thanks to the management and staffs of Benue state ministry of health for their assistance and corporation. Funding There was no funding for this research.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12911-019-0751-x pmid:30782166 pmcid:PMC6381757 fatcat:4v7twkg6j5djboc64cp2gnzt4q

Mental Health Assessments in Juvenile Justice: Report on the Consensus Conference

Gail A. Wasserman, Peter S. Jensen, Susan J. Ko, Joseph Cocozza, Eric Trupin, Adrian Angold, Elizabeth Cauffman, Thomas Grisso
2003 Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry  
Reception screening in a juvenile justice population includes use of a short procedure on every youth arriving at a secure facility to ascertain emergency and triage information for safety concerns (Grisso  ...  Mental health professionals need to open dialog with justice professionals to exchange information regarding research and practices.  ... 
doi:10.1097/01.chi.0000046873.56865.4b pmid:12819434 fatcat:jvgptdutizcc7bkxjvuw654xmm

The Plight of Caring for Young Patients With Frontotemporal Dementia

Z. Chemali, A. Withall, K.R. Daffner
2010 American Journal of Alzheimers Disease & Other Dementias  
Obstacles in the health care system and residential placement process that hinder the optimal and timely care of such difficult cases are discussed.  ...  Practical solutions are offered that center upon better awareness and education and the provision of additional resources.  ...  Declaration of Conflicting Interests The authors declared that they had no conflicts of interest with respect to the authorship and/or publication of this article.  ... 
doi:10.1177/1533317509352335 pmid:20107238 fatcat:k2zgoik5fbc2rkshtu7i5kdpbe

India'S Healthcare Initiatives Need A Dose Of Gender Mainstreaming

Akanksha Sharma, Akanksha Narain
2015 Zenodo  
Consistent action must be taken to make health policies gender-sensitive and inclusive.  ...  India's lofty dreams of inclusive development can only be fulfilled if it takes stock of the barriers that impede half the population from fulfilling its healthcare needs.  ...  Gender mainstreaming is an important component of health policy initiatives through which stakeholders involved in public health security, including medical professionals and policy makers can be educated  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1156203 fatcat:xlxl4zefcng3lf3keq72k3eh7m

Patients' Coping Behaviors to Unavailability of Essential Medicines in Primary Care in Developed Urban China

Dan Wu, Tai Pong Lam, Kwok Fai Lam, Kai Sing Sun, Xu Dong Zhou
2020 International Journal of Health Policy and Management  
Among 404 PCPs who were aware of the NEMP policy implementation in their facility, 169 (41.8%) reported that there was often a shortage of drugs at their facilities and 44 (10.9%) reported always.  ...  Qualitative findings informed the design of the survey questionnaires.  ...  The funder played no role in the design of the study, data collection, data management, data analysis and interpretation, preparation, review, and approval of the manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.15171/ijhpm.2020.09 pmid:32610744 pmcid:PMC7947706 fatcat:u7vvmom6rvbzfmtveuuwc7ayoa

Women's Reproductive Health Seeking Behavior in Four Districts in Sana'a, Yemen: Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis

Basaleem Huda Omer
2012 Journal of Community Medicine & Health Education  
Results: The mean age at marriage was 17.6 (SD 3.5) years. The majority of women had professional antenatal care (97.7%). Home delivery was reported by half of the respondents.  ...  Inadequate awareness and decision making were obvious. Effective measures need to be considered at the community and health sector level.  ...  I also acknowledge the cooperation of the health facilities' staff and respondents participated in the study.  ... 
doi:10.4172/2161-0711.1000153 fatcat:fw4k27i5izckxcu3lp2v7s7ada

Improving Service Coordination and Reducing Mental Health Disparities Through Adoption of Electronic Health Records

Brian McGregor, Dominic Mack, Glenda Wrenn, Ruth S. Shim, Kisha Holden, David Satcher
2015 Psychiatric Services  
of health care.  ...  The authors discuss barriers to use of EHRs among behavioral health care practitioners, suggest solutions to overcome these barriers, and describe the potential benefits of EHRs to reduce behavioral health  ...  not for behavioral health professionals and facilities.  ... 
doi:10.1176/ pmid:25975885 pmcid:PMC4558322 fatcat:tbeijqulgrehhggnnbjn7axiqa

Medical Debt, Health Care Access, and Professional Responsibility

2006 Virtual Mentor  
Recognizing the significant health consequences of medical debt to patients' health and health care access, physicians and other health professionals have a public responsibility to engage in making change  ...  The authors of "Physician-Citizens-Public Roles and Professional Obligations," describe widening "domains of [physician] obligation," that range from direct patient care, to access to care, and finally  ... 
doi:10.1001/virtualmentor.2006.8.3.msoc1-0603 pmid:23232350 fatcat:hmxpuy7mifehvit3sxcluddkty

Hospital Choice: Survey Evidence from Istanbul

F[idot]kret Adaman, Oya Pinar Ardiç, Burçay Erus, D[idot]dem Tüzemen
2009 Turkish Studies  
This paper analyzes the patient characteristics that affect the choice between public and private health care providers in Istanbul, Turkey.  ...  The econometric results indicate that potential social ties play an important role in choosing public health care centers over private ones for minor health problems.  ...  Public hospitals are free of charge under all three types of social security, but the quality of the care at public hospitals is often criticized as being low.  ... 
doi:10.1080/14683840903141780 fatcat:6sf54dmsurbslp5jcgbfqt3kai

Importance of Modern Awareness Strategies in the Field of Physiotherapy Practice Using Advanced

Jaison Kiran Dsouza
2017 Journal of Yoga and Physiotherapy  
The practical use of social media in health and social care is constantly developing at a considerable pace.  ...  AMN Health Care Survey shows the increased use of social networking sites by Hospitals Social Media Guidelines for Professionals Confidentiality Protect the privacy, security and confidentiality of  ... 
doi:10.19080/jyp.2017.03.555615 fatcat:czpjxcsvtrce7gem2dz2em4ce4

Mothers' health care seeking behavior and associated factors for common childhood illnesses, Northwest Ethiopia: community based cross-sectional study

Muluye Molla Simieneh, Mezgebu Yitayal Mengistu, Abebaw Addis Gelagay, Mulugeta Tesfa Gebeyehu
2019 BMC Health Services Research  
The Woreda health office administrators and health professionals should work to improve mothers' awareness and perception towards childhood problems and the importance of early seeking appropriate health  ...  Awareness, perceived illness severity, perceived early treatment and having young children were predictors of mothers' health care seeking behavior.  ...  Ethics approval and consent to participate Ethical clearance was secured from the Ethical Review Board (IRB) of University of Gondar, Institute of Public Health.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12913-019-3897-4 fatcat:bbxcyznwsvbpppjwylwvkzhfha
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