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  WISEWOMAN - Health Professional Resources
National Institutes of Health Office of Research on Women's Health
Salud para tu corazón (For the Health for Your Heart)
The CDC is not responsible for the content of the individual organization Web pages found at this link.
www.cdc.gov /wisewoman/health_pro_resources.htm   (391 words)

  
 Health profession -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The delivery of modern health care depends on an expanding group of highly trained (An occupation requiring special education (especially in the liberal arts or sciences)) professionals coming together as an (Click link for more info and facts about interdisciplinary team) interdisciplinary team.
Individuals are called health professionals if they participate in delivery of medical care in some way.
Health profession means a profession in which a person exercises (An ability that has been acquired by training) skill or judgment or provides a service related to:
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/h/he/health_profession.htm   (649 words)

  
 Health Professional's Page
As health care information, these specimens are protected by confidentiality and cannot be used for purposes other than newborn screening without informed consent by the parents and/or child or by a properly executed subpoena (Chapter 70.02 Revised Code of Washington, Medical Records - Health Care Information Access and Disclosure).
Health care provider is contacted by phone to recommend a repeat newborn screening specimen as soon as possible.
Health care provider is contacted immediately by phone to recommend a repeat newborn screening specimen and/or diagnostic testing as soon as possible.
www.doh.wa.gov /ehsphl/phl/newborn/hcppage.htm   (6342 words)

  
 Health Resources Professional   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Health and Medical Care Archive - Holdings consist of empirical data collected by health care researchers, in universities as well as in public and private agencies.
Health Resource Partners - Connecting the Healthcare Community - An information clearinghouse for professionals and resource for employment, training, education and events.
Michelle Del Guercio - Medical Photography - Goal is to chronicle the two sides of health care: the highly clinical perspective from the health care professional's point of view, and the emotional journey experienced by patients and their families and friends.
www.iper1.com /iper1-odp/scat/id/Health/Resources/Professional   (948 words)

  
 Rhode Island Health Professional Loan
The health professional must be fully licensed in Rhode Island and ready to provide direct patient care on a full-time basis.
Not be in breach of a health professional service contract to a federal, state, or local entity.
Interested health professionals who are eligible to apply should contact the Office of Primary Care, Rhode Island Department of Health at (401) 222-1171 to obtain information on public/non-profit sites that have been approved to participate in the RI HPLRP.
www.health.state.ri.us /disease/primarycare/loan-opc.php   (637 words)

  
 health professional facts, mental health information center
Healthy People 2010 challenges individuals, communities, and professionals— indeed, all of us— to take specific steps to ensure that good health, as well as long life, are enjoyed by all.
The Center for Mental Health Services' initiative on school violence focuses on the collective involvement of families, communities, and schools to build resiliency to disruptive behavior disorders (for example, oppositional defiant disorder, conduct disorder, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder).
The Child, Adolescent and Family Branch of the federal Center for Mental Health Services promotes and ensures that the mental health needs of children and their families are met within the context of community-based systems of care.
www.mentalhealth.samhsa.gov /professionals   (1157 words)

  
 Drummer's Health - Main   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The life-style of the touring performer does not generally promote good health habits; late nights, little exercise and little time to warm-up all conspire to negatively effect the drummers health.
Quality health insurance which may be obtained through musicians unions will help offset the expenses of serious injury.
This involves not only the health of the drumming related body parts, but also the "core" of your health.
www.sportsrehab.com /drumming.htm   (470 words)

  
 Lipids in Health and Disease | Full text | Omega-3 fatty acids and major depression: A primer for the mental health ...
The increases in depression, up to 20-fold higher post 1945, cannot be fully explained by changes in attitudes of health professionals or society, diagnostic criteria, reporting bias, institutional or other artifacts [1,2] Despite advances in pharmacotherapy, and the increasing sophistication of cognitive/behavioral interventions, there are many patients with MDD who remain treatment resistant [3].
Separate research involving a random sample within a nation confirms the global findings, as frequent fish consumption in the general population is associated with a decreased risk of depression and suicidal ideation [14].
While it is not necessary for mental health professionals to become clinical nutritionists, consideration of a patient's dietary quality may be worthwhile.
www.lipidworld.com /content/3/1/25   (5221 words)

  
 Shortage Designation: HPSA & MUA/MUP
The Shortage Designation Branch in the HRSA Bureau of Health Professions National Center for Health Workforce Analysis develops shortage designation criteria and uses them to decide whether or not a geographic area or population group is a Health Professional Shortage Area or a Medically Underserved Area or Population.
Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs) may have shortages of primary medical care, dental or mental health providers and may be urban or rural areas, population groups or medical or other public facilities.
Medically Underserved Areas (MUA) may be a whole county or a group of contiguous counties, a group of county or civil divisions or a group of urban census tracts in which residents have a shortage of personal health services.
bhpr.hrsa.gov /shortage   (231 words)

  
 University of California - Health - Professional Schools
UC operates the nation's largest health science and medical training program with over 12,000 students annually enrolled in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing and related health care disciplines.
University-based training and research provide the most advanced medical care available, teach the doctors, nurses and other health professionals who will deliver health care in other settings, translate medical discoveries into new treatments, and care for a large portion of the nation's uninsured.
For nearly a century, UCSF School of Nursing has prepared nursing leaders to meet health care needs in the areas of nursing education, administration, advanced clinical practice, and research.
www.universityofcalifornia.edu /health/schools.html   (223 words)

  
 MT Health Professional Recruitment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
A frequent problem in rural Montana health care delivery is the serious shortage of health professionals.
Health professionals may request that the list be sent by US postal mail.
If you are a health professional looking for employment in Montana and would like to be placed on this list, at no charge, please contact our office.
healthinfo.montana.edu /mtahec/mtrecrut.html   (659 words)

  
 US CODE: Title 42,254e. Health professional shortage areas
All Federally qualified health centers and rural health clinics, as defined in section 1861(aa) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1395x (aa)), that meet the requirements of section 254g of this title shall be automatically designated as having such a shortage.
that revise the definition of a health professional shortage area for purposes of this section.
(1) The ratio of available health manpower to the number of individuals in an area or population group, or served by a medical facility or other public facility under consideration for designation.
www.law.cornell.edu /uscode/42/254e.html   (948 words)

  
 Department of Health and Ageing - Health Professional Education and Awareness Raising
The purpose of this information was to increase awareness and knowledge on the issue of nocturia, in regard to risks associated with it and how to assess and manage it, amongst health professionals and consumers.
In addition, it was hoped changes in practice by health professionals would also result because of this heightened knowledge about nocturia.
With 80% of the Australian population visiting a GP per year, they are ideally placed in the health system to assess and manage incontinence.
www.health.gov.au /internet/wcms/publishing.nsf/Content/continence-ncms-hpear.htm   (620 words)

  
 Department of Health and Ageing - Allied Mental Health Professional Medicare Items
Allied mental health services that can be provided under this initiative include Psychological Therapy services provided by eligible clinical psychologists, and Focussed Psychological Strategies services provided by eligible psychologists, social workers and occupational therapists.
Rebates for these services are available to patients with a mental disorder who have been referred by a medical practitioner managing the patient under a GP Mental Health Care Plan, and/or a psychiatrist assessment and management plan; or on referral by a psychiatrist or paediatrician.
Further information on the Allied Mental Health Professional Medicare Items is available from Medicare Australia on 132 150 (for providers) or 132 011 (for patients), or by emailing epc.items@health.gov.au
www.health.gov.au /internet/wcms/publishing.nsf/Content/health-pcd-programs-amhpm   (558 words)

  
 NeLMH pathway - Prison health professional
The mental health in prison section of the site features the full-text of the WHO guide to mental ill health in adults and adolescents in prison and young offender institutions.
It covers a wide range of topics with guidelines for specific mental health disorders, and features a large amount of downloadable material which can be used interactively within the consultation.
Suicide and self-injury content aimed at prison health professionals is available in the mental health in prison section.
www.nelmh.org /pathway_prison.asp   (326 words)

  
 Welcome to NCHPEG.ORG
ASHA is the professional, scientific, and credentialing association for more than 123,000 audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists in the United States and internationally.
If you are a health care provider of any kind (not just physicians), not a geneticist or genetic counselor, and interested in participating, please click here.
Established in 1996 by the American Medical Association, the American Nurses Association, and the National Human Genome Research Institute, the National Coalition for Health Professional Education in Genetics (NCHPEG) is an "organization of organizations" committed to a national effort to promote health professional education and access to information about advances in human genetics...
www.nchpeg.org   (382 words)

  
 Wyoming health professional recommends keeping "headache diary" to help deal with pain
There is nothing worse than when the pressures of a long day turn into a headache at night, but thankfully, most headaches can be avoided with a few lifestyle changes.
Health Ranger donates $10,000 to Tzu Chi foundation to aid impoverished children in SE Asia and South America.
It is not intended as a substitute for the diagnosis, treatment or advice of a qualified professional.
www.newstarget.com /010236.html   (1068 words)

  
 Health Professional Home
The American Institute of Stress claim that up to 90% of all health problems are related to stress.
As a health professional, you can help your clients take an active role in preventing stress, managing the emotions associated with stress and creating better health.
Support materials are also available, including a Client Education brochure and a Health Professional Guide for Using the Freeze-Framer Technology with your clients.
heartmath.com /health/professional   (570 words)

  
 Overlake Medical Library: Nursing and Allied Health Professional Resources
Provides guidance to nutritionand health professionals for applications of the Dietary Reference Intakes (DRI) in dietary planning for individuals and groups, as well as theoretical background and statistical justification for these applications.
Health literacy is an issue that spans education and age levels.
Each week publishes a health information page called the Patient Page that is written specifically for patients and is intended to be used for patient education.
medlib.overlakehospital.org /library/NursingAlliedHealth.htm   (3761 words)

  
 Prevention and Cessation of Cigarette Smoking - National Cancer Institute
This summary addresses a specific risk factor, tobacco use, which is associated with a large number of different cancers (and other chronic diseases), and unequivocally contains human carcinogens.[1] The focus of the summary is on clinical interventions by health professionals that decrease the use of tobacco.
Magnitude of Effects on Health Outcomes: The relative risk (RR) of several cancers is much greater in cigarette smokers compared to nonsmokers (depending on the anatomical site of the cancer and the intensity and duration of smoking, the RR can range from twofold to tenfold or greater in smoking populations).
A reduction of 15% is seen in the RR of all-cause mortality in heavy smokers subjected to intensive clinical cessation interventions.
www.cancer.gov /cancertopics/pdq/prevention/control-of-tobacco-use/healthprofessional   (435 words)

  
 Medical Download.com - Health Probe Professional
Health Probe Professional DOES IT ALL-- electronic medical records, prescribing, documenting, coding, tracking, billing and accounts receivable in one affordable, extremely fast, seamless environment.
Health Probe Professional is fast, easy and is the effective, affordable, proven solution you have been seeking.
Qualified professionals can request the FREE CD with movie tutorials and use Health Probe Professional FREE for 90 days.
www.medicaldownload.com /medicalsoftware/health-probe-professional.htm   (114 words)

  
 Health Professional Shortage Areas
Health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) and medically underserved areas (MUAs) are those parts of Rhode Island that meet specific federal criteria that assess shortages of health care providers.
MUA designation is based on a four-point scale that evaluates an area’s infant mortality rate, percent of population below 100% of the federal poverty level, percent of population greater than 65 years of age, and the number of physicians available to serve and area or population.
Survey data is analyzed and the results are submitted in an application to the federal agency responsible for reviewing and approving all HPSA applications (Division of Shortage Designation, Bureau of Health Professions, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services).
www.health.state.ri.us /disease/primarycare/hpsa-professionals.php   (406 words)

  
 StatDose, Continuing Medical Information for the Health Care Professional   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The healthcare professionals use their service/product or refer patients to use their service/product.
Statdose will seek to meet the growing need to inform medical professionals on advances in medicine, and american diabetes association with the changes within the industry at internet speed by providing a one-stop location to access information to american diabetes association and education, tools, and resources anywhere and any time.
Statdose will include the use of advanced, cutting edge technology to create a variety of educational and informational programs, to american diabetes association for the mutual benefit of both the patients as well as the practitioners.
www.statdose.com /information01/american_diabetes_association.htm   (676 words)

  
 National Health Service Corps
NHSC Scholars are required to serve their commitments in health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) of greatest need.
They are on our list because they are looking to recruit health professionals dedicated to serving underserved populations.
Dana Green, a certified physician assistant (PA-C) and National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Scholar, arrived in the remote rural community of Van Buren, Maine, and launched a personal crusade to educate underserved populations and their caregivers about diabetes.
nhsc.bhpr.hrsa.gov /jobs   (800 words)

  
 Safety and Health Topics: Occupational Health Professionals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The goal of a multidisciplinary occupational health and safety team is to design, implement, and evaluate a comprehensive health and safety program that will maintain and enhance health, improve safety, and increase productivity.
Occupational health and safety professionals include occupational and environmental health nurses, occupational medicine physicians, industrial hygienists, and safety professionals.
This page is maintained as a product of the alliance between OSHA and the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. (AAOHN).
www.osha-slc.gov /SLTC/healthprofessional   (149 words)

  
 Health Professional Education
The American Heart Association spent more than $72 million in 2004–05 on education for health professionals.
Professional education programs are funded from fees paid by participants and sponsors.
This is the nation's largest gathering of scientists, physicians and other health professionals concerned about cardiovascular diseases.
www.americanheart.org /presenter.jhtml?identifier=4572   (211 words)

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