America must brush up on dental coverage for vulnerable populations, report says
- IOM report says prevention is key to mental health care crisis. // Nation's Health;Mar94, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p11
Focuses on the Institute of Medicine's report `Reducing Risks for Mental Disorders: Frontiers for Preventive Intervention Research'. Call for the federal government to fund research on prevention interventions in the field of mental health; Recommendation for the pursuance of risk-reduction...
- Panel to release assessment of RN-staffing adequacy. Green, Jeffrey // AHA News;1/8/96, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p4
Reports that a committee from the Institute of Medicine will release its assessment and recommendations on the adequacy of registered-nurse staffing in hospitals and nursing homes. What caused the assessment. INSET: Enrollment changes in nursing schools..
- Sarnat mental health prize nominations open at IOM. // Nation's Health;Apr97, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p23
Dicusses that the Institute of Medicine (IOM) is accepting nominations for the international Rhoda and Bernard Sarnat Prize in mental health. Award and amount of money to be received by the winner; Who provide the award; Contact person for criteria and requirements.
- IOM report urges new measure to ensure safety of blood supply. // Nation's Health;Aug95, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p24
Highlights the report `HIV and the Blood Supply: An Analysis of Crisis Decisionmaking,' released in July 1995 from the Institute of Medicine (IOM) Committee to Study HIV Transmission Through Blood and Blood Products. Basis for the report; Problems identified; Recommendations; Contact information.
- Our health depends on global health. // Public Health Reports;Sep/Oct97, Vol. 112 Issue 5, p363
Presents the report published by the US Institute of Medicine titled `America's Vital Interest in Global Health.' Topics covered in the report.
- Institute of Medicine elects 55 new members. // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;12/18/96, Vol. 88 Issue 24, p1808
Lists the 55 elected members of the Institute of Medicine as of December 18, 1996.
- MDS is good, but can be better. // Brown University Long-Term Care Quality Letter;12/25/95, Vol. 7 Issue 24, p1
Reports that members of the 1986 Institute of Medicine's (IOM) said that the MDS can be a valuable means of tracking crucial aspect of a facility's quality of performance. IOM report to Congress; Comments from Robert L. Kane, MD, Dean of the University of Minnesota School of Public Health,...
- Institute of medicine recommends improving care at the end of life. Sweeney, Rosemarie; Rose, Verna L. // American Family Physician;2/1/1998, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p413
Presents information pertaining to the report published by the Institute of Medicine (IOM). What this report maintains; Reference to the development of the IOM's committee on Care at the End of Life, chaired by Christine Cassell, medical doctor at the Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York;...
- Make no mistake: Errors must stop. Petitte, Karen; Edlin, Marl; Heimoff, Steven H. // Modern Physician;Jan2000, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p21
Focuses on medical errors that caused death in the United States according to the Institute of Medicine. Actions the government must take to prevent the errors; Need for cultures of safety designed by medical organizations; Impact on the confidence of the public on medical professionals.