Shifra Shvarts

Summary

Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc The mass campaign to eradicate ringworm among the Jewish community in Eastern Europe, 1921-1938
    Shifra Shvarts
    Moshe Prywes Center of MedicaL Education, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Public Health 103:e56-66. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint [The struggle over the establishment of the central hospital in the Negev--the Soroka Medical Center]
    Shifra Shvarts
    Moshe Prywes Center of MedicaL Education, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
    Harefuah 149:131-6, 196. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint The tinea capitis campaign in Serbia in the 1950s
    Shifra Shvarts
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:571-6. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint [The forgotten ringworm campaign of OZE-TOZ in Poland]
    Shifra Shvarts
    Moshe Prywes Center of MedicaL Education, Ben Gurion University of the Negev and the Gertner Institute for Epidemioliogy and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer
    Harefuah 148:265-70, 275, 274. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The influence of Israel Health Insurance Law on the Negev Bedouin population--a survey study
    Mohammed Morad
    Clalit Health Service, Beer Sheva, Israel
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:81-95. 2006
  6. pmc The government of Israel and the health care of the Negev Bedouin under military government, 1948-1966
    Shifra Shvarts
    Department of Health Management, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Med Hist 47:47-66. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Medical selection and the debate over mass immigration in the new state of Israel (1948-1951)
    Shifra Shvarts
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Ben Gurion University of the Negeve, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can Bull Med Hist 22:5-34. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A report card on the physician work force: Israeli health care market--past experience and future prospects
    Asaf Toker
    Department of Health Systems Management, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Health Policy 97:38-43. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint [From the Natanyahu State Commission to management tasks in the Israeli health system]
    Dana Schwartz-Ilan
    Department of Health Systems Management, Faculty of Health Sciences Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva
    Harefuah 143:718-21, 766. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of developmental rehabilitation services. Comparison between Bedouins and Jews in the south of Israel
    Hasia Lubetzky
    Zusman Child Development Center, Division of Pediatrics, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:186-92. 2004

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Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc The mass campaign to eradicate ringworm among the Jewish community in Eastern Europe, 1921-1938
    Shifra Shvarts
    Moshe Prywes Center of MedicaL Education, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Public Health 103:e56-66. 2013
    ..Our research is based on historical archival materials in the United States, Europe, and Israel...
  2. ncbi request reprint [The struggle over the establishment of the central hospital in the Negev--the Soroka Medical Center]
    Shifra Shvarts
    Moshe Prywes Center of MedicaL Education, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
    Harefuah 149:131-6, 196. 2010
    ..The research is based on both archival material and on input from informants from the period who constitute primary sources...
  3. ncbi request reprint The tinea capitis campaign in Serbia in the 1950s
    Shifra Shvarts
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:571-6. 2010
    ..The findings are relevant to the Serbian medical community and populations in other countries that used a radiation-based technique for the treatment of tinea capitis...
  4. ncbi request reprint [The forgotten ringworm campaign of OZE-TOZ in Poland]
    Shifra Shvarts
    Moshe Prywes Center of MedicaL Education, Ben Gurion University of the Negev and the Gertner Institute for Epidemioliogy and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer
    Harefuah 148:265-70, 275, 274. 2009
    ..This research was conducted at The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research and The School of Public Health at Tel Aviv University...
  5. ncbi request reprint The influence of Israel Health Insurance Law on the Negev Bedouin population--a survey study
    Mohammed Morad
    Clalit Health Service, Beer Sheva, Israel
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:81-95. 2006
    ..Although all the health care needs of this rapidly growing population have yet to be met fully, the assurances under the Law and the new level of competition promise a higher level of service in the future...
  6. pmc The government of Israel and the health care of the Negev Bedouin under military government, 1948-1966
    Shifra Shvarts
    Department of Health Management, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Med Hist 47:47-66. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Medical selection and the debate over mass immigration in the new state of Israel (1948-1951)
    Shifra Shvarts
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Ben Gurion University of the Negeve, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Can Bull Med Hist 22:5-34. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint A report card on the physician work force: Israeli health care market--past experience and future prospects
    Asaf Toker
    Department of Health Systems Management, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Health Policy 97:38-43. 2010
    ..The worldwide shortage of physicians is due not only to the lack of physicians, but also to complex social and economic factors that vary from country to country...
  9. ncbi request reprint [From the Natanyahu State Commission to management tasks in the Israeli health system]
    Dana Schwartz-Ilan
    Department of Health Systems Management, Faculty of Health Sciences Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva
    Harefuah 143:718-21, 766. 2004
    ..The commission was appointed to examine the performance of the health system in Israel and recommend reforms and changes that would improve the quality and efficiency of health services and the overall performance of the system...
  10. ncbi request reprint The use of developmental rehabilitation services. Comparison between Bedouins and Jews in the south of Israel
    Hasia Lubetzky
    Zusman Child Development Center, Division of Pediatrics, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:186-92. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Application of Porter's generic strategies in ambulatory health care: a comparison of managerial perceptions in two Israeli sick funds
    Refael Torgovicky
    The Israeli Air Force Aero Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Health Care Manage Rev 30:17-23. 2005
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Linkage between the Israeli Defense Forces primary care physician demographics and usage of secondary medical services and laboratory tests
    Ilan Levy
    Healthcare Management, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Bear Sheva, Israel
    Mil Med 170:836-40. 2005
    ..Graduates of Israeli schools of medicine, and graduates of foreign medical schools, most of them in Eastern Europe...
  13. ncbi request reprint Complementary medicine in Israel
    Orli Grinstein
    Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Altern Complement Med 8:437-43. 2002
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Women's preferences for their gynecologist or obstetrician
    Irena Piper
    Healthcare Management, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Patient Educ Couns 72:109-14. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate women's preferences in selecting their gynecologist or obstetrician...
  15. ncbi request reprint Integration of Health Systems Management Bachelors Program graduates into the Israeli healthcare market
    Dana Schwartz-Ilan
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Health Systems Management, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva, 84105 Israel
    J Health Adm Educ 22:345-57. 2005
    ..The graduates encountered difficulties in their absorption into management roles in the public health system and feel that the extent of their abilities has yet to be fully recognized and utilized by the system...
  16. doi request reprint Distance and socioeconomic status as a health service predictor on the periphery in the southern region of Israel
    Hasia Lubetzky
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Soroka University Medical Center SUMC, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Health Policy 100:310-6. 2011
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical guidelines, defensive medicine, and the physician between the two
    Asaf Toker
    Department of Health Systems, Management, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Am J Otolaryngol 25:245-50. 2004
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint The provision of modern medical services to a nomadic population: a review of medical services to the Bedouins of southern Sinai during Israeli rule 1967-1982
    Pnina Romem
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:306-8. 2002
    ..Over the course of Israeli rule (1967-1982) an elaborate healthcare service was established and maintained, providing modern, up to date, comprehensive medical services that were available to all free of charge...