NHS trust finds little employee support for PRP
- GET YOUR PATENTS BACK TO WORK. // Nursing Standard;2/1/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 21, p6
The article reports that there will be incentives given for nurses, general practitioners and other health staff who could keep people in work during an illness. This was intended to reduce the incapacity benefit claimants through support and advice, according to work and pensions secretary John...
- Practice based commissioning. O'Gorman, Trish // Primary Health Care;Mar2007, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p18
The article outlines the opportunities offered by the Improvement Foundation's Practice Based Commissioning (PBC) to nurses and primary care trusts (PCT) in Great Britain. It explains that the PBC program aims to aid engagement in local clinicians in the re-design of services and commissioning...
- Well Child Clinics and Mass Vaccination Campaigns: An Evaluation of Strategies for Improving the Coverage of Primary Health Care in a Developing Country. Loevinsohn, Benjamin P.; Loevinsohn, Micheal E. // American Journal of Public Health;Nov87, Vol. 77 Issue 11, p1407
Abstract: Millions of children in developing countries are dying from disease that could he prevented or treated by simple interventions. To examine ways to improve the delivery of these basic services, we evaluated well child clinics and mass vaccination campaigns under operational condition in...
- GPs to get rises of 10-50% over three years. Gulland, Anne // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/1/2003, Vol. 326 Issue 7387, p465
Discusses a contract proposal between the British Medical Association and the National Health Service Confederation that would grant general practitioners a pay raise of 50 percent. Rise in investment in primary care; Options for family doctors; Penalty placed on general practitioners who opt...
- POPULATION HEALTH MANAGEMENT in ACTION. Chavis, Selena // For the Record (Great Valley Publishing Company, Inc.);Oct2015, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p22
The article reports on the move of health care organizations to adopt population health management (PHM) to better manage chronic disease. Topics include the components of sustainable strategies for adopting PHM including effective care coordination and change management techniques, the value of...
- Program focuses on proactive interventions. // Hospital Home Health;Mar2010, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p33
The article provides information on the ProHealth Community Benefit Program in Waukesha, Wisconsin.
- COMPETITION. // Community Care;9/24/2009, Issue 1788, p62
The article presents a contest by the journal in which readers have to find the answer to a question related to community care.
- Sharing the NHS cake. Appleby, John // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/26/89, Vol. 298 Issue 6698, p529
Focuses on the finances for the hospitals and community health services in England. Levels of inflation rate in the health services; Changes of the resources among regions; Assumption for inflation of health services in the public sector.
- Medicare will try community nursing. // RN;Dec92, Vol. 55 Issue 12, p16
Reports on the Health Care Financing Administration's (HCFA) awarding of demonstration project contracts to four community nursing organizations (CNO). Nurse-directed organizations receiving payment under the Medicare system; Payment mechanics and area covered.