Angioedema and the Canadian Network of Rare Blood Disorder Organizations: extending the Canadian hemophilia care model
- Management of hereditary angioedema: 2010 Canadian approach. Bowen, Tom; Brosz, John; Brosz, Kristylea; Hebert, Jacques; Ritchie, Bruce // Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology;2010, Vol. 6, p1
C1-inhibitor (C1-INH) deficiency is a rare blood disorder resulting in angioedema attacks that are debilitating and may be life-threatening. Prophylaxis and therapy of events has changed since our first Canadian Consensus Conference on the diagnosis, therapy and management of HAE. We have formed...
- Call it post-traumatic health cuts syndrome. Cosh, Colby // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;5/13/96, Vol. 23 Issue 22, p14
Reports on the status of Alberta's Capital Health Authority (CHA) in May 1996. Details about the creation of health authorities in Alberta; CHA exceeding its budget and indicating cuts in service would be necessary if further funding is not received; The role of Premier Ralph Klein and Health...
- STATUS QUO KILLS KENTUCKY NETWORK. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;8/20/96, Vol. 70 Issue 16, p47
Reports on the closure of health care network, Univa Health Network following changes in Kentucky's health care reform system.
- Area health info network seeing a sluggish start. Schrimpf, Natalie // Crain's Cleveland Business;10/2/95, Vol. 16 Issue 40, p39
Reports on hospitals' reluctance to support the Regional Health Network of Northern Ohio, a community health information network launched in Cleveland in 1994. Network features and benefits; Amount spent to build the network.
- EDITORIAL. Grazier, Kyle L. // Journal of Healthcare Management;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p355
The article introduces various reports published within the issue, including one by Chip Holmes sharing his perspectives that managers need to acknowledge their own strengths and weaknesses to improve and another by William Cleverley and Sarah Jane Baserman on the differences between...
- Singling out members with less-prevalent diseases is no longer a rarity for plans. Walker, Tracey // Managed Healthcare Executive;Nov2003, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p41
Focuses on rare-disease management programs of managed health care providers in the U.S. Home care and distribution companies' business models.
- Developing a Culturally Competent Health Network: A Planning Framework and Guide: PRACTITIONER APPLICATION. Brown, MaryAnn // Journal of Healthcare Management;May/Jun2010, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p204
The article reviews the article "Developing a Culturally Competent Health Network: A Planning Framework and Guide," by Eric I. Gertner, Judith N. Sabino, Erica Mahad, Lynn M. Deitric, Jarret R. Patton, Mary Kay Grim, James F. Geiger, and Debbie Salas-Lopez which appears in the May 2010 issue of...
- Information management. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;1/5/94, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p21
Cites developments in information management at health care networks in the United States. Call of the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) for implementation of standards in data collection and health care transactions; 3M Health Information Systems' introduction of a personal...
- Coordinating resources to reduce cost and increase quality and patient satisfaction. Jochem-Robertson, Denise // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing;5/13/96, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p4B
Focuses on St. Joseph's Healthcare Network's coordination of resources too reduce cost and increase health care quality and patient satisfaction in New York. Advantages of networking; Comments from network officials; Developing clinical pathways; Patient education.