Significant differences in the use of healthcare resources of native-born and foreign born in Spain
- Texas: Alien Probe Pulled. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;12/18/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31287, p27
Reports on the investigation of practice of giving free or discounted medical care to illegal aliens by the hospital districts in Harris County, Texas. Details on the federal laws on illegal medical care; Response of hospital officials against the investigation.
- Health targets in Europe: learning from experience. McKee, Martin; Berman, Philip // European Journal of Public Health;2000, Vol. 10 Issue suppl_4, p1
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editors discuss the proceedings of a conference of health targets that took place in Paris, France in September 1999, organised by the European Public Health Association and European Health Management Association.
- ISTORICUL ÅžI METODA MONITORIZÄ‚RII STÄ‚RII DE SÄ‚NÄ‚TATE A POPULAÅ¢IEI ÃŽN UNGARIA. Tar, Gyöngyi; Ábrám, Zoltán; Finta, Hajnal // Acta Medica Transilvanica;jun2012, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p7
World Health Organization (WHO) recommend nations to set up healthcare policies on the basis of epidemiological data related to the general health status of the population acquired through up to date and sustainable permanent health status monitoring, including people in good health who are not...
- The relationship between health care expenditure and health outcomes. Nixon, John; Ulmann, Philippe // European Journal of Health Economics;Mar2006, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p7
The relationship between health care expenditure and health outcomes is of interest to policy makers in the light of steady increases in health care spending for most industrialised countries. However, establishing causal relationships is complex because, firstly, health care expenditure is only...
- Measuring health of countries: a novel approach. Jeremic, Veljko; Seke, Kristina; Radojicic, Zoran; Jeremic, Danka; Markovic, Aleksandar; Slovic, Dragoslav; Aleksic, Aca // HealthMed;2011, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p1762
We examined the health status of 27 European Union countries by employing statistical I-distance method on various health indicators. Results showed that Ireland tops the list of EU "healthiest countries", while Sweden and Finland are just a small step behind. On the other hand, Bulgaria,...
- National Population Health Survey. // Infomat: A Weekly Review;5/10/2002, p2
Reports on the release of the fourth cycle of the National Health Survey 2000/2001 in Canada. Contents of the survey; Contact information for a copy of the results.
- Health Survey Comparison: Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Seipel, Michael M. O. // Social Development Issues;2012, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p50
This study examines the perception of health care as reported by respondents from Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States over three survey periods. Though their health care systems differ widely from each other, they seem to share some degree of mutual challenges and successes. The...
- How some states rate on the health-o-meter. Montague, Jim; Pitman, Hilarie // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;1/20/96, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p14
States that New Hampshire has topped the list of healthiest states in the nation the second time in a row, according to the 1995 ReliaStar State Health Rankings. Mississippi's rankin; What states are rated on. INSET: The healthiest states..
- Patient Perspective. International Survey Highlights Different Nations' Perceptions Of Health Care. // PT in Motion;Dec2010/Jan2011, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p9
The article focuses on the results of the survey of citizens' perception of health care which revealed various perceptions of health care among nations.