National Pharmaceutical Strategy's progress comes under scrutiny
- Thorson Testifi es on Workforce Issues. // Minnesota Medicine;Mar2012, Vol. 95 Issue 3, p30
The article offers information on issues related to the healthcare facilities in the state and the difficulties faced by the physicians, which are to be solved by the Workforce work group of the Health Care Reform Task Force of Minnesota.
- Taskforce on Innovative International Financing for Health Systems: what next? McCoy, David; Brikci, Nouria // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;Jun2010, Vol. 88 Issue 6, p478
The authors opine on the proposals rendered by the Taskforce on Innovative International Financing for Health Systems chaired by Great Britain's former Prime Minister Gordon Brown and World Bank President Robert Zoellick. The authors summarize taskforce recommendations in the areas of financing...
- Canada's health system needs "urgent" reform. Vogel, Lauren // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/7/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 12, pE584
The article reports on the need to reform the health system in Canada, as revealed in the blueprint released by the Canadian Medical Association (CMA). CMA believes that the existing health care system is insufficient to provide the medical needs of the public, particularly the aging population....
- Congress and generics: Contraindications? Conlan, Michael F. // Drug Topics;8/21/95 Generics Supplement, Vol. 139 Issue 16, p12S
Reports on the United States Congress' actions regarding the generic drug industry. Impact of the passage of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT); Budget-driven health care reforms; Move towards managed care; Antitrust regulations; Tax credits; Debate on whether or not the Food and...
- Governor announces strategies to lower Health Reform costs. Rosa, Taina // Caribbean Business;6/14/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 24, p51
Reports on the strategies of the Puerto Rican government to lower the costs of Health Reform. Mandate for insurers to reduce administrative expenditures; Elimination of reform cardholders from the program; Changes in the mental health coverage.
- The demise of the public health system in England. Greaves, Felix; Noble, Douglas // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;11/26/2011, Vol. 343 Issue 7833, p1097
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses the public health system in the health reforms in England.
- The pressure is rising. Archer, Anne-Mare // Australian Ageing Agenda;Sep/Oct2012, p25
The article offers the author's insights on the realisation of local health ministers on the importance of reforming the sector to ease the pressure on the broader health system in Western Australia.
- New year, new approaches. Gray, Selena F.; Leung, Gabriel M. // Journal of Public Health;Mar2013, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p1
The author focuses on the new public health reforms in England in the new financial year 2013. It comments on adopting a systematic approach for prevention of infectious and non communicable diseases by vaccination and bringing about a behavioral change in individuals towards cigarettes and alcohol.
- Kosovo's mounting health needs. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1999, Vol. 77 Issue 10, p859
Reports the efforts of World Health Organization officials to rebuild the health care system in Kosovo, Serbia. Outbreak of communicable diseases as a result of poor immunization coverage; Need for improving services to landmine victims; Preparatory efforts to protect local communities from the...