HEALTH SERVICES UTILIZATION AND IMPROVEMENT MOD- EL (HUIM) FOR HEAD START FAMILIES
- Use of Health Services. Parker, Robert L.; Hinman, Alan R. // American Journal of Public Health;Sep82 Supplement, Vol. 72, p71
The article examines the utilization of ambulatory health services, hospitals, maternal and child health services and preventive services by residents of Shanghai, China. Analysis of data from various studies conducted in the area during the 1980s shows that individuals with partially covered...
- The next decade in children's health. Cooper, Sarah // Children & Young People Now (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd;6/11/2008, p14
The article examines the proposal of the National Health Service (NHS) in each region and its significance to children's health services in Great Britain. Published by the strategic health authorities (SHA), the NHS set up more community-based healthcare for children and establishes a child...
- Help stamp out childhood illness. Dee, Laura // Australia's Parents;Dec99/Jan2000, Issue 114, p18
Presents information on the Children's Medical Research Institute.
- Child protection: new monitoring system needed. Meyer, Rosan // Community Practitioner;Mar2011, Vol. 84 Issue 3, p8
The article features the suggestion of Maggie Fisher, chairman of the Unite/Community Practitioners and Health Visitors Association (CPHVA), on the need to impose new monitoring system for serious case reviews (SCR) to improve child protection services in Great Britain.
- Child maintenance information. Ratnaike, Danny // Community Practitioner;Jan2011, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p13
The article reports that the Community Practitioners' and Health Visitors' Association (CPHVA) is working with the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission (CMEC) to provide access to information on child maintenance in Great Britain.
- Initial Munro findings 'no surprise' // Community Practitioner;Nov2010, Vol. 83 Issue 11, p5
The article focuses on the initial review findings of Munro on the same problems encountered on the universal services of child protection that has been raised by Unite, Community Practitioners' and Health Visitors' Association (CPHVA) and other organizations.
- Lessons Learned from the Experience of Health Facilities Planning Councils. Palmiere, Darwin // American Journal of Public Health;Sep1972, Vol. 62 Issue 9, p1235
The experience of health facilities planning councils is selectively evaluated for its relevance to the development and operation of comprehensive health planning councils. â€˜Lessonsâ€™ have been chosen with regard to councils' creation, financing, staffing, structure, functions, and...
- Study finds consumer plans help to reduce health costs. Wojcik, Joanne // Business Insurance;2/23/2004, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p27
According to evidence presented at a recent Galen Institute briefing in Washington, enrollees in consumer-directed health plans are more likely to be older and sicker, not young and healthy, as many benefits experts had expected. Furthermore, the utilization of preventive services increases by...
- Child poverty strategy for Wales. // Community Practitioner;Dec2012, Vol. 85 Issue 12, p6
The article discusses the child poverty strategy for Wales, Great Britain, and its targeted services such as Flying Start and Families First programmes, and highlights that only target areas are applicable for these programmes.