Scalise, Dagmara; Hopkins, Kendra A.
July 2003
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jul2003, Vol. 77 Issue 7, p52
Trade Publication
Introduces a series of articles which deal with health issues facing the global community.


Related Articles

  • Upcoming health events.  // Drug Topics;6/21/2004, Vol. 148 Issue 12, p44 

    Presents a calendar of events related to developments involving trade and professional organizations in the healthcare industry in the U.S. from August to September 2004.

  • Global diseases.  // MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer;Feb2006, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p8 

    The article presents updates regarding global health and diseases. Researchers from Hong Kong have joined forces for a large, detailed study of the organs of 32 patients who had died from severe acute respiratory syndrome. World Health Organization experts have arrived in Turkey to evaluate...

  • Restrictions on Undocumented Immigrants' Access to Health Services: The Public Health Implications of Welfare Reform. Kullgren, Jeffrey T. // American Journal of Public Health;Oct2003, Vol. 93 Issue 10, p1630 

    The Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 greatly restricts the provision of many federal, state, and local public services to undocumented immigrants. These restrictions have prompted intense debates about the provision of free and discounted primary and...

  • Innovative Training for Integrated Primary Health Care Teams: Creating Simulated/Standardized Patient Training in an International Context. Healey, Kathryn; Milbourne, Gregory; Aaronson, William E.; Errichetti, Anthony M. // Families, Systems & Health: The Journal of Collaborative Family ;Fall2004, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p368 

    This article describes a collaborative training program using a simulated/standardized patient approach. Developing simulated/standardized patients for collaborative teams helps in matching local culture, education, and technology levels, as the authors have done in a project in Kyiv, Ukraine....

  • Who cares about health For all in the 21st century? Baum, Fran // Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health;Sep2005, Vol. 59 Issue 9, p714 

    This paper regrets the retreat in the 1990s from a focus on health as a social good that results from good social policy. It highlights the importance of the People's Health Movement and the WHO Commission on the Social Determinants of Health as offering a chance to return to a more socially...

  • Global public health from a Canadian perspective. Wilson, Elinor // Canadian Journal of Public Health;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 97 Issue 1, p4 

    The article discusses the views of the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) on global public health. For the past years, Canada has been a pillar for public health initiatives worldwide. Some of its guiding principles include being a public good, boosting equity and social justice,...

  • Recent news from WHO.  // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;Oct2005, Vol. 83 Issue 10, p729 

    The article presents various news related to World Health Organisation (WHO). WHO Director-General Lee Jong-wook called on UN Member States to build stronger health systems to achieve the health-related Millennium Development Goals at a roundtable at the 2005 World Summit in New York from 14-16...

  • The State Of Health Services In China And India: A Larger Context. Bardhan, Pranab // Health Affairs;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p933 

    In this paper the problems of health services in China and India are related to some structural features of the two economies. Some similarities and differences exist across these two countries in terms of political economy, with differential results. Both countries have experienced remarkable...

  • The reform of the British National Health Service. Madden, Thomas A.; Madden, T A // Journal of Public Health Policy;Autumn1991, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p378 

    After a 40-year existence as a service sheltered from market influences, the reforms introduced in 1990 and coming into effect at this time profoundly alter the role of hospitals and primary care physicians. The hospitals may sell and purchase services across former boundaries; the family doctor...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics