Persistent problems of access to appropriate, affordable TB services in rural China: experiences of different socio-economic groups
- A primer on rural medical politics. MacLellan, Keith // Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine;Summer2001, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p205
Focuses on the impact of medical politics on rural practitioners in Canada. Issue on medical sub-specialization; Emphasis on the specialization and abandonment to education of medical generalists; Debate over primary care reform centers.
- President's message: A National Rural Health Strategy. Konkin, Jill // Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine;Fall2002, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p255
Editorial. Discusses the rural healthcare services in Canada as of September 2002. Reforms detrimental to rural health care; Acknowledgement of the physician shortages by the government; Need of an overall plan and a coordinated approach to Canada's rural health services.
- A primer on rural medical politics: 8. 'We have met the enemy...' MacLellan, Keith // Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine;Spring2003, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p119
Focuses on the rural medical politics in Canada. Role of the government in rural health care; Medical system; Dependency of rural health on community type and location.
- IN BRIEF. // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jul2003, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p11
Reports on developments in medical care in the U.S. in 2003. Availability of the updated list of excluded individuals and entities from participation in federal healthcare programs; Grants to improved rural healthcare delivery and expanded access to healthcare services.
- Effects of spatial location and household wealth on health insurance subscription among women in Ghana. Kumi-Kyereme, Akwasi; Amo-Adjei, Joshua // BMC Health Services Research;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Background: This study compares ownership of health insurance among Ghanaian women with respect to wealth status and spatial location. We explore the overarching research question by employing geographic and proxy means targeting through interactive analysis of wealth status and spatial issues....
- Health insurance for all? Stottlemyer, Todd // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;7/13/2007, Issue 323735, p26
The author reflects on the availability to all of the health insurance in California. He stresses that Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's health care proposal which has not been written into a formal legislative document yet would require insurers to spend at least 85% of premium revenue on health...
- Shortage of rural doctors beginning to ease. Sodoma, Brian // Inside Tucson Business;06/21/99, Vol. 9 Issue 13, p17
Reports on the increase in the number of rural doctors in Arizona, according to a report by the Arizona Council for Graduate Medical Education. Shortage of rural doctors in the state; Importance of The College of Medicine's telemedicine program; Number of physician specialists and general...
- Rural communities have special needs for health care reform. Henderson, Zorika Petic // Human Ecology;Winter94, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p9
Discusses the needs of rural communities in national health care reform. Inclusion of cooperative agreements among institutions to pool resources; Provisions for increasing the number of preventive care programs; Cost-control and access assumptions; Economic and health profile of rural...
- Health and health care in rural America. Garkovich, Lorraine; Harris, Rosalind P. // Choices: The Magazine of Food, Farm & Resource Issues;1994 3rd Quarter, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p8
Compares the health status and health care services of rural America with those of urban areas. Health insurance as a ticket to health care; Rural household incomes; Medically undeserved areas; Access to health care providers and services.