health planning

Summary

Summary: Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Using GIS to facilitate community-based public health planning of diabetes intervention efforts
    Daniel J Kruger
    Prevention Research Center of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Promot Pract 9:76-81. 2008
  2. ncbi A deprivation index for health planning in Canada
    R Pampalon
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Quebec, QC
    Chronic Dis Can 29:178-91. 2009
  3. ncbi Scaling up in international health: what are the key issues?
    Lindsay J Mangham
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:85-96. 2010
  4. pmc Designing and evaluating complex interventions to improve health care
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 334:455-9. 2007
  5. ncbi Noncommunicable diseases: risk factors and regional strategies for prevention and care
    O Khatib
    Noncommunicable Diseases, World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, Cairo, Egypt
    East Mediterr Health J 10:778-88. 2004
  6. ncbi An evaluation of the District Health Information System in rural South Africa
    A Garrib
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Somkhele, University of KwaZulu Natal
    S Afr Med J 98:549-52. 2008
  7. ncbi [Health Geographic Information System (HGIS)--a tool for health planning and epidemiology]
    Eric Karsenty
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, Public Health Services, Israel Ministry of Health, Jerusalem
    Harefuah 141:1070-5, 1089. 2002
  8. ncbi Small area comparisons of health: applications for policy makers and challenges for researchers
    Paul J Veugelers
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H7
    Chronic Dis Can 23:100-10. 2002
  9. ncbi Programme alignment in higher-level planning processes: a four-country case-study for Sexual and Reproductive Health
    Rebecca Dodd
    World Health Organization, 63 Tran Hung Dao, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Int J Health Plann Manage 24:193-204. 2009
  10. ncbi The distribution of health planning and management responsibilities between centre and periphery: historical patterns and reform trends in four Caribbean territories
    A Mills
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 62:65-84. 2002

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  1. ncbi Using GIS to facilitate community-based public health planning of diabetes intervention efforts
    Daniel J Kruger
    Prevention Research Center of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Promot Pract 9:76-81. 2008
    ..It is hoped that these results will reach those involved in local diabetes-intervention programs with the intent that the data will be used in planning local prevention and intervention efforts...
  2. ncbi A deprivation index for health planning in Canada
    R Pampalon
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Quebec, QC
    Chronic Dis Can 29:178-91. 2009
    ..To facilitate the monitoring of social inequalities for health planning, this study proposes a material and social deprivation index for Canada...
  3. ncbi Scaling up in international health: what are the key issues?
    Lindsay J Mangham
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:85-96. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Designing and evaluating complex interventions to improve health care
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 334:455-9. 2007
  5. ncbi Noncommunicable diseases: risk factors and regional strategies for prevention and care
    O Khatib
    Noncommunicable Diseases, World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, Cairo, Egypt
    East Mediterr Health J 10:778-88. 2004
    ..NCDs are preventable using available knowledge; solutions are effective and highly cost-effective...
  6. ncbi An evaluation of the District Health Information System in rural South Africa
    A Garrib
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Somkhele, University of KwaZulu Natal
    S Afr Med J 98:549-52. 2008
    ..Since reliable health information is essential for the planning and management of health services, we investigated the functioning of the District Health Information System (DHIS) in 10 rural clinics...
  7. ncbi [Health Geographic Information System (HGIS)--a tool for health planning and epidemiology]
    Eric Karsenty
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, Public Health Services, Israel Ministry of Health, Jerusalem
    Harefuah 141:1070-5, 1089. 2002
    ..The HGIS has proven to be a potent tool for risk assessment, decision making, intervention evaluation and health planning. In spite of all the obstacles, the transformation of geographic information systems (GIS) into an ..
  8. ncbi Small area comparisons of health: applications for policy makers and challenges for researchers
    Paul J Veugelers
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H7
    Chronic Dis Can 23:100-10. 2002
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  9. ncbi Programme alignment in higher-level planning processes: a four-country case-study for Sexual and Reproductive Health
    Rebecca Dodd
    World Health Organization, 63 Tran Hung Dao, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Int J Health Plann Manage 24:193-204. 2009
    ..The paper recommends that local donor organizations, including key UN agencies, offer greater support for SRH programme managers in promoting the pro-poor and systems-wide strengths of SRH programmes to planners and policy makers...
  10. ncbi The distribution of health planning and management responsibilities between centre and periphery: historical patterns and reform trends in four Caribbean territories
    A Mills
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 62:65-84. 2002
    The degree to which health planning and management functions are decentralised has been one of the key questions in developing countries from when they first gained independence...
  11. ncbi Population health planning for health equity
    Helen Keleher
    Department of Health Social Science, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Caulfield East, VIC 3145, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 17:327-33. 2011
    ..health reform documents make reference to the need to address health equity and strengthen population health planning. They make a stronger case about the need to address equity than policy documents that have preceded them...
  12. ncbi A deprivation index for health and welfare planning in Quebec
    R Pampalon
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Chemin Sainte Foy, Québec G1S 2L4
    Chronic Dis Can 21:104-13. 2000
    ..The value of the information provided by this index in planning health and social services is demonstrated...
  13. pmc Design and development of a web-based Saudi National Diabetes Registry
    Shazia Subhani
    Head Registries Core Facility, Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Scientific Computing, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, and University Diabetes Center, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:1574-82. 2010
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  14. ncbi Influenza pandemic preparedness action plan for the United States: 2002 update
    Raymond A Strikas
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:590-6. 2002
    ..This multifaceted plan will require close collaboration between public and private sectors to ameliorate the potentially devastating impact of pandemic influenza...
  15. ncbi Microbiological aspects of public health planning and preparedness for the 2012 Olympic Games
    J Moran-Gilad
    Health Protection Agency, Microbiology Services, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 140:2142-51. 2012
    ..These will deliver durable legacies for clinical and public health microbiology, outbreak investigation and control in the coming years...
  16. ncbi Building community resilience to climate change through public health planning
    Rachael Bajayo
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Victoria
    Health Promot J Austr 23:30-6. 2012
    Nillumbik Shire Council, in partnership with La Trobe University, used the Municipal Public Health Planning process to develop an approach for building the resilience of local communities to climate-related stressors...
  17. ncbi Factors related to severe untreated tooth decay in rural adolescents: a case-control study for public health planning
    E Skaret
    Center for Odontophobia, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Bergen, Norway
    Int J Paediatr Dent 14:17-26. 2004
    ..In this case-control study of rural adolescents we identified factors to discriminate those who have high levels of tooth decay and receive treatment from those with similar levels who receive no treatment...
  18. ncbi Diagnostic levels in dental public health planning
    Amid Ismail
    School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Caries Res 38:199-203. 2004
    ..There is a need for more research on the best methods to detect, prevent and treat early carious lesions...
  19. ncbi Managing to manage healthcare resources in the English NHS? What can health economics teach? What can health economics learn?
    Angela Bate
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AA, UK
    Health Policy 84:249-61. 2007
    ..To provide a 'thick description' of how decision-makers understand and manage healthcare prioritisation decisions, and to explore the potential for using economic frameworks in the context of the NHS in England...
  20. pmc Evaluating priority setting success in healthcare: a pilot study
    Shannon L Sibbald
    School of Health Studies The University of Western Ontario London, Ontario, N6A 5B9, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:131. 2010
    ..The evaluation process was designed to examine the procedural and substantive dimensions of priority setting using a multi-methods approach, including a staff survey, decision-maker interviews, and document analysis...
  21. ncbi Country-level governance of global health initiatives: an evaluation of immunization coordination mechanisms in five countries of Asia
    John Grundy
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, The University of Melbourne, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    Health Policy Plan 25:186-96. 2010
    ..The main mechanism for coordination of this global health initiative (GHI) investment is country-level 'Inter-Agency Coordination Committees' (ICCs)...
  22. pmc Proof of impact and pipeline planning: directions and challenges for social audit in the health sector
    Neil Andersson
    Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Calle Pino, El Roble, Acapulco, Mexico
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S16. 2011
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  23. pmc Using YPLL in health planning
    S McDonnell
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Public Health Rep 113:55-61. 1998
    ..The authors describe the outcomes of their work with county health agencies to encourage use of the YPLL statistic...
  24. pmc Using genetic algorithms to optimise current and future health planning--the example of ambulance locations
    Satoshi Sasaki
    Department of Geography, University of Leicester, Leicester, LE1 7RH, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 9:4. 2010
    ..Sets of potential locations were evaluated in terms of the (current and predicted) EMS case distances to those locations...
  25. ncbi The introduction of new vaccines into developing countries. IV: Global Access Strategies
    Richard T Mahoney
    Pediatric Dengue Vaccine Initiative, International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Vaccine 25:4003-11. 2007
    ..Appropriately modified, the proposed framework can be applied to the development and introduction of other products in developing countries including drugs, and nutritional and agricultural products...
  26. ncbi SWAp dynamics in a decentralized context: experiences from Uganda
    Anders Jeppsson
    Ministry of Health, P O Box 7822, Kampala, Uganda
    Soc Sci Med 55:2053-60. 2002
    ..While the SWAp process is now moving from the planning to the implementation phase in Uganda, we see a number of new, changing, ambiguous and contradictory strategies emerging...
  27. ncbi Australian general practice: where have the GP services gone?
    Ian McRae
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 5:117-24. 2006
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  28. pmc Building the community voice into planning: 25 years of methods development in social audit
    Neil Andersson
    Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Calle Pino, El Roble, Acapulco, Mexico
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S1. 2011
    ..Yet teams in Mexico, Nicaragua, Canada, southern Africa, and Pakistan all have more than a decade of experience in social audit, their in-service training supported by a customised Masters programme...
  29. ncbi Medical care delivery at the 1996 Olympic Games. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Olympics Surveillance Unit
    S F Wetterhall
    Office of Program Planning and Evaluation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 279:1463-8. 1998
    ..Mass gatherings like the 1996 Olympic Games require medical services for large populations assembled under unusual circumstances...
  30. ncbi Monitoring acute diseases during the Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games
    S V Thackway
    NSW Health Department, Sydney
    Med J Aust 173:318-21. 2000
    ..The lessons learned during the Games, and the new and enhanced systems and linkages that have been developed to support it, will strengthen future disease surveillance in NSW...
  31. pmc Healthcare workers' attitudes towards working during pandemic influenza: a multi method study
    Heather Draper
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics, Department of Primary Care and General Practice, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:192. 2008
    ..The ability of the NHS to provide expected service levels is entirely dependent upon HCWs continuing to work as normal...
  32. ncbi Obesity, stigma and public health planning
    Lynne MacLean
    Community Health Research Unit, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Health Promot Int 24:88-93. 2009
    ..We give suggestions for designing non-stigmatizing obesity prevention public health programs. Implications for practice and policy are discussed...
  33. pmc The influenza pandemic preparedness planning tool InfluSim
    Martin Eichner
    Department of Medical Biometry, University of Tubingen, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 7:17. 2007
    ..Here, we provide such a tool which is reproducible by an explicitly formulated structure and designed to operate with an optimal combination of the competing requirements of precision, realism and generality...
  34. pmc Implementation research is needed to achieve international health goals
    David Sanders
    School of Public Health at the University of the Western Cape, Bellville, South Africa
    PLoS Med 3:e186. 2006
  35. ncbi Using burden of disease information for health planning in developing countries: the experience from Uganda
    Lydia Kapiriri
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Ulriksdal 8c, N 5009, Bergen, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 56:2433-41. 2003
    ..Such information would contribute to further synthesis of the approach...
  36. ncbi Indicators of substance abuse treatment demand in Cape Town, South Africa (1997-2001)
    B Myers
    Medical Research Council, South Africa
    Curationis 27:27-31. 2004
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  37. ncbi Planning for avian influenza
    John G Bartlett
    John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:141-4. 2006
    ..It's time to get ready, and in the process be ready for bioterrorism, natural disasters, and epidemics of other infectious diseases...
  38. ncbi Personalized health planning
    R Sanders Williams
    Science 300:549. 2003
  39. ncbi Modelling the impact of an influenza pandemic on critical care services in England
    D K Menon
    University of Cambridge, Box 93, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Anaesthesia 60:952-4. 2005
    ..Current critical care bed capacity in England would be unable to cope with the increased demand provided by an influenza pandemic. Appropriate contingency planning is essential...
  40. pmc Re: Resource allocation during an influenza pandemic
    Nick F Phin
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1676; author reply 1676-7. 2008
  41. ncbi Responding to pandemic influenza: a local perspective
    Laurie A Doxtator
    Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Brockville, ON
    Can J Public Health 95:27-31. 2004
    ..To assess, via a tabletop exercise, the ability of a rural health unit to manage an influenza pandemic...
  42. ncbi Prospective medicine: the role for genomics in personalized health planning
    Jason M Langheier
    Pharmacogenomics 5:1-8. 2004
  43. ncbi Immunization coverage in Mozambique: from concepts to decision-making
    João Carlos de Timóteo Mavimbe
    Faculty of Medicine, Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique
    Health Policy 79:92-100. 2006
    ..Clues on the implications of certain views of immunization coverage for policy and local decision-making in the national and global pursuit of immunization targets are provided...
  44. ncbi Healthy and ready to work--Kentucky: incorporating transition into a state program for children with special health care needs
    Kathleen B Blomquist
    HRTW National Center, Kentucky Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs, Lexington, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 32:515-28. 2006
    ..In their community outreach, nurses focus on collaborative planning, access to information, setting higher standards and expectations for services, documentation, and evaluation...
  45. ncbi Pandemic or seasonal.... ANA and others take action to keep the public, themselves safe from influenza
    Susan Trossman
    Am Nurse 38:1, 6, 11. 2006
  46. ncbi Social marketing in public health
    Sonya Grier
    The University of Pennsylvania, Colonial Penn Center, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 26:319-39. 2005
    ..Our aim is practical: to enhance public health professionals' knowledge of the key elements of social marketing and how social marketing may be used to plan public health interventions...
  47. pmc Ranking community health status to stimulate discussion of local public health issues: the Wisconsin County Health Rankings
    Paul E Peppard
    University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, Department of Population Health Sciences, Medical Sciences Center 1034, 1300 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:209-12. 2008
    ..The institute implemented many of the health officers' suggestions for improvement of the rankings in subsequent editions. The methods employed to create the rankings should be applicable in other states...
  48. pmc Who needs cause-of-death data?
    Peter Byass
    Umeå International Schoolof Public Health, Umea, Sweden
    PLoS Med 4:e333. 2007
  49. ncbi Criteria for determining a basic health services package. Recent developments in The Netherlands
    E A Stolk
    Eur J Health Econ 6:2-7. 2005
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  50. ncbi Integrating Poverty and Gender into Health Programs: A Sourcebook for Health Professionals
    Sarah Coll-Black
    Regional Office for the Western Pacific, World Health Organization, Manila, The Philippines
    Nurs Health Sci 9:246-53. 2007
    ..The experience to date suggests that the publication might be meeting a long-felt need for such a response...
  51. ncbi State child mental health efforts to support youth in transition to adulthood
    Maryann Davis
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 32:27-42. 2005
    ..Public MH systems should examine their capacity to provide transition supports and make needed improvements...
  52. ncbi The FIMR evaluation: objectives, concepts, frameworks, and methods
    Donna M Strobino
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Women s and Children s Health Policy Center, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Room E4151 Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Matern Child Health J 8:205-15. 2004
    ..Future work in this area will need to creatively address these limitations in order to better understand the effect of FIMR programs in communities...
  53. ncbi The mental health commission tackles fragmented services: an interview with Michael Hogan
    Michael Hogan
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2003
    ..Hogan notes the commission's efforts to include stakeholders in its deliberations and to initiate efforts to coordinate policies among the agencies represented by its members...
  54. ncbi Reappraising prosthodontic treatment goals for older, partially dentate people: Part II. Case for a sustainable dentition?
    Ridwaan Omar
    Department of Prosthetic Dental Sciences, College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    SADJ 59:228, 230, 232-4 passim. 2004
    ..Since dental and oral health status is variable, the management strategy highlighted here should be seen as one, albeit an important one, within a range of available options...
  55. ncbi Policies for disease prevention in Germany in the European context: a comparative analysis
    Christian A Gericke
    Department of Health Care Management, Berlin University of Technology, EB2, 10623 Berlin, Germany
    J Public Health (Oxf) 26:230-8. 2004
    ..However, successful policies should have a measurable effect on disease epidemiology. There has been little research comparing the effect of national preventive policies on disease-specific mortality...
  56. ncbi Changing European CKD trends: a call to action
    Lesley Bennett
    Oxford Radcliffe NHS Trust, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK
    J Ren Care 33:148-52. 2007
    ..The impending crisis that more and older patients with serious comorbidities and CKD will impose on health care delivery must be addressed now in a proactive manner by the nephrology health care community...
  57. ncbi Assessing progress on the NSF for coronary heart disease
    Ingrid Torjesen
    Nurs Times 103:25-6. 2007
    ..The report shows that death rates for cardiovascular disease have fallen by 35%. The aim is to reduce the rate by 40% by 2010...
  58. ncbi Need and greed in dermatology: disease and outcome measures in dermatological healthcare planning
    Florence Dalgard
    Department of Dermatology, Ulleval University Hospital, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Dermatology 213:279-83. 2006
    ..The information they can provide can enable provision and evaluation of healthcare quality and contribute to the challenge of making appropriate priority decisions in healthcare...
  59. ncbi Awareness and practice of complementary therapies in hospital and community settings within Essex in the United Kingdom
    Frances Fewell
    Anglia Polytechnic University, 1st Floor The Courtyard, Bishops Hall Lane, Chelmsford, Essex, UK
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 11:130-6. 2005
    ..Complementary therapies in the N.H.S. service development in a local district general hospital. Complement Ther Nursing Midwifery 1995;1:89-92] for the provision of complementary therapies within the local health service...
  60. ncbi The nonsystem of American health care
    Bruce J Hillman
    J Am Coll Radiol 1:231-2. 2004
  61. ncbi Hearing aids for nursing home residents: current policy and future needs
    Jiska Cohen-Mansfield
    Research Institute on Aging, Hebrew Home of Greater Washington, 6121 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD 20852, United States
    Health Policy 79:49-56. 2006
    ..There is a need for future policy development to improve both the quality of hearing aids and the financial mechanisms that will allow nursing home residents to use them. Plans to move the policy agenda forward are suggested...
  62. ncbi Targeting sexually transmitted infections
    Claire Tyler
    Barts and The London NHS Trust
    Nurs Manag (Harrow) 12:22-5. 2005
    ..Ultimately, whether government targets are achievable remains to be seen. What is important is the fact that, by setting targets, the government has finally recognised STIs and GUM as health priorities...
  63. ncbi Formulating Hawai'i's public health education needs: input from the health community
    Sharon F Dellinger
    John A Burns School of Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Hawai i at Manoa, USA
    Hawaii Med J 66:45-7. 2007
  64. ncbi The nationwide evaluation of fetal and infant mortality review (FIMR) programs: development and implementation of recommendations and conduct of essential maternal and child health services by FIMR programs
    Dawn P Misra
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Women s and Children s Health Policy Center, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Matern Child Health J 8:217-29. 2004
    ..The aim of this paper is to examine intermediate outcomes of the FIMR, in particular the development and implementation of recommendations produced by the FIMRs and the conduct of essential MCH services by the FIMRs...
  65. ncbi Changing the battle plan
    Herbert D Kleber
    Division of Substance Abuse, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Trauma 59:S33-6. 2005
  66. ncbi Planning dental manpower in Lebanon: scenarios for the year 2015
    B Doughan
    Faculty of Dentistry Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon
    East Mediterr Health J 11:943-51. 2005
    ..The number of dentists required for Lebanon in the year 2015 was estimated to be 2715 while the projected supply will be 6176. Urgent measures are needed to reduce the potential oversupply of dentists in this country...
  67. ncbi Estimating the resource needs of scaling-up HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis interventions in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review for national policy makers and planners
    Anna Vassall
    Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 79:1-15. 2006
    ..Those making national resource estimates can learn from the experience of global estimation. Concurrently, global resource estimates can build on the evidence emerging from improved national resource estimates...
  68. ncbi The health care response to pandemic influenza
    Laura Barnitz
    Ann Intern Med 145:135-7. 2006
    ..Diamond, MD; Joel S. Levine, MD; Mark E. Mayer, MD; Thomas McGinn, MD; Robert M. McLean, MD; Ashley E. Starkweather; and Frederick E. Turton, MD. It was approved by the Board of Regents on 3 April 2006...
  69. ncbi A new way of caring for older people in the community
    Angela Jean Hudson
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol
    Nurs Stand 20:41-7. 2006
    ..It examines the context for change, explores and appraises the development of a new role, and evaluates the educational partnership developed with a local university...
  70. ncbi The Barcelona International Symposium (21-23 April 2005). Synthesis reports
    Kisalaya Basu
    Microsimulation, Modelling and Data Analysis Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Cah Sociol Demogr Med 45:327-64. 2005
    ..Each discussion session was conducted by a discussion leader whose the synthesis report is displayed here below...
  71. pmc The World Health Organization European Health in Prisons Project after 10 years: persistent barriers and achievements
    Alex Gatherer
    World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe, Scherfigsvej 8, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Public Health 95:1696-700. 2005
    ..A continuing challenge is how best to move from policy recommendations to implementation, so that the network's fundamental aim of noticeable improvements in the health and care of prisoners is further achieved...
  72. ncbi Supply and demand?
    Emma Vere-Jones
    Nurs Times 102:18-21. 2006
  73. pmc Integrating public health policy, practice, evaluation, surveillance, and research: the school health action planning and evaluation system
    Roy Cameron
    Centre for Behavioral Research and Program Evaluation, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Public Health 97:648-54. 2007
    ..Such systems can contribute substantially to evidence-informed public health practice, public engagement, participatory action research, and relevant, timely population intervention research...
  74. ncbi Evaluating the effect of policies and interventions to address inequalities in health: lessons from a Dutch programme
    Karien Stronks
    Department of Social Medicine, Academic Medical Centre University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 16:346-53. 2006
    ..In this paper, we report on this investigation, and draw lessons from the methodology used to evaluate such interventions...
  75. ncbi Ethics and public health emergencies: rationing vaccines
    Matthew K Wynia
    American Medical Association, USA
    Am J Bioeth 6:4-7. 2006
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  76. ncbi End-of-life content in Comprehensive Cancer Control Plans: a systematic review
    Kristina A Theis
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:390-8. 2007
    ..The top EOL strategies were research, provider education, and patient/public education. The results establish a baseline of EOL content in CCC Plans and should help improve assistance in future CCC planning efforts...
  77. ncbi Flat medicine? Exploring trends in the globalization of health care
    Robert K Crone
    Academic Medical Center Practice, Huron Consulting Group, Inc, Boston, Massachusetts 02210, USA
    Acad Med 83:117-21. 2008
    ..The increase in health care quality and competitiveness around the globe is important, but these improvements will need to be matched by the development of comprehensive payer solutions, to benefit as many people as possible...
  78. ncbi The voice of the public in public health policy and planning: the role of public judgment
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    Kettering Foundation, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0003, USA
    J Public Health Policy 25:197-205; discussion 206-10. 2004
    Community involvement with public health planning and implementation are vital to improving community health. There are a variety of community health models that are available...
  79. doi Looking towards the future: 2009 health care debate
    Ronald Smith
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:432-4. 2008
  80. ncbi Public health surveillance data in North Carolina
    Paul A Buescher
    State Center for Health Statistics, Division of Public Health, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Raleigh, NC 27699 1908, USA
    N C Med J 69:112-8. 2008
  81. ncbi National and regional differences in preparation for future care needs: a comparison of the United States and Germany
    Martin Pinquart
    Department of Development Psychology, University of Jena, Am Steiger 3 Haus 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 18:53-78. 2003
    ..Most of the national and regional differences in preparation for future care needs were reduced or eliminated by controlling for differences in the perceived usefulness of planning...
  82. ncbi The President's New Freedom Commission: recommendations to transform mental health care in America
    Michael F Hogan
    Ohio Department of Mental Health, 30 East Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1467-74. 2003
  83. ncbi Involving users in service planning: a focus group approach
    Lorraine Kelly
    Breast Unit, Barnet and Chase Farm NHS Trust, Chase Farm Site, The Ridgeway, Enfield, Middx EN2 8JL, UK
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:283-93. 2006
    ..The involvement of service users as a key stakeholder in the process of planning change, through a participatory research strategy, ensured that their voices were heard alongside those of both hospital and primary care staff...
  84. ncbi The new EU health strategy: a step forward or another example of 'bureaucracy total control'?
    Bernard Merkel
    Health Strategy and Health Systems Unit, DG SANCO, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium
    Clin Med 8:280-2. 2008
    ..Finally, it emphasises the need to implement the strategic goals by close cooperation with the member states and the important role for health professions and civil society...
  85. pmc Cancer care in the United Kingdom: new solutions are needed
    Karol Sikora
    Imperial College School of Science, Medicine and Technology, Hammersmith Hospital, London W12 ONN
    BMJ 327:1044-6. 2003
  86. ncbi Health care transitions of youth with special health care needs: the never ending journey
    Cecily L Betz
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Commun Nurs Res 41:13-29. 2008
  87. ncbi Government policy and older people
    Ruth Williams
    Royal West Sussex NHS Trust
    Nurs Times 98:48-9. 2002
    ..Nurses need to understand these changes, as the implications of policy development will have a direct impact on the people we are working with. Nurses also have a part to play in shaping and informing policy development...
  88. ncbi Shaping health care in Tanzania--who's pulling the strings?
    Alice Shiner
    International Health and Medical Education Centre, University College London, UK
    Lancet 362:829-30. 2003
  89. ncbi [The third pillar of psychiatric health care reform]
    Anke Bramesfeld
    Abteilung Epidemiologie, Sozialmedizin und Gesundheitssystemforschung, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    Psychiatr Prax 30:318-25. 2003
    ..This study investigates which mechanisms are implemented for coordinating and planning psychiatric services throughout the 16 German States (Länder)...
  90. ncbi A conceptual model of emergency department crowding
    Brent R Asplin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Research Foundation, and University of Minnesota Medical School, St Paul and Minneapolis, MN 55101, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:173-80. 2003
    ..The goal of the conceptual model is to provide a practical framework on which an organized research, policy, and operations management agenda can be based to alleviate ED crowding...
  91. ncbi Reproductive and child health programme
    Renu Paruthi
    National Institute of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi 110067
    Indian J Public Health 46:72-7. 2002
    ..Various mechanisms for the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the programme are discussed. The programme is analysed critically and suggestions for improvement are provided...
  92. ncbi GIS and health care
    Sara L McLafferty
    Department of Geography, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801 3671, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 24:25-42. 2003
    ..We also need to understand better the spatial behaviors of health care providers and consumers in the rapidly changing health care landscape and how geographic information affects these dynamic relationships...
  93. ncbi Are we prepared for tomorrow's health challenges?
    Angela Z Monson
    Oklahoma State Senate, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 31:33-8. 2003
  94. ncbi Knowledge integration: conceptualizing communications in cancer control systems
    Allan Best
    Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, 718, 828 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 1L8
    Patient Educ Couns 71:319-27. 2008
    ..The goal was to nurture common ground upon which to build a platform for translating what we know about cancer into what we do in practice and policy...
  95. ncbi Medical workforce planning in Australia: process, methodology and technical issues
    Paul Gavel
    Cah Sociol Demogr Med 44:7-42. 2004
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  96. ncbi Public health nurses make a difference: a Japanese rural village benefits
    Hiroyo Hatashita
    Yamaguchi University, Ube, Japan
    J Community Health Nurs 21:101-10. 2004
  97. ncbi African countries propose a regional oral health strategy: The Dakar Report from 1998
    N G Myburgh
    Faculty of Dentistry and WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Health, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
    Oral Dis 10:129-37. 2004
    ....
  98. ncbi Early intervention in psychosis: a rural perspective
    M Kelly
    Dorset Healthcare NHS Trust Bournemouth University, Psychosocial and Early Intervention Services, St Ann s Hospital, Canford Cliffs, Poole, Dorset, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:203-8. 2007
    ..Important key areas for consideration will be highlighted for both the planning and delivery of early intervention to rural communities...
  99. ncbi Progress in policy issues to improve oral health in Africa
    M Hobdell
    Oral Dis 10:125-8. 2004
  100. ncbi Human resources for health in Palestine: a policy analysis. Part I: Current situation and recent developments
    Motasem Hamdan
    Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, School of Public Health, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Health Policy 64:243-59. 2003
    ..Particular attention is given to the links between national health policy priorities and health sector reform initiatives. Part II focuses on the process of HRH policy formulation and implementation...
  101. ncbi "Agriculture at risk: A report to the nation"--a historical review, critical analysis, and implications for future planning
    K J Donham
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 8:9-35. 2002
    ..This article concludes with an analysis of the limitations of the AAR report, changes in exposed populations over the past decade, and specific recommendations on future actions to address the issues...

Research Grants62

  1. Community Connections and Collaboration Project
    JOAN BRANDT; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Departing from the traditional model of community health planning, IMPACTS six stages include inquiring, meeting, partnering, acting imaginatively, crafting, and transfusing...
  2. Depression &CHD: Cellular-Molecular Mechanisms
    EDWARD CARLOS SUAREZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Recently, we showed that a personalized health planning approach that incorporates mind-body techniques, such as mindfulness, significantly reduced the Framingham ..
  3. Epidemiology of testicular cancer in the Utah population
    Mia Hashibe; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We will also study the prognosis of testicular cancer patients and examine what factors affect prognosis. Our results will be relevant for public health planning of prevention efforts against testicular cancer in Utah.
  4. Oral Health Intervention for Intellectually/Developmentally Disabled Persons
    KNOWLTON WILLIAM JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..that caregiver psychosocial factors serve as barriers to optimal oral hygiene behavior The proposed oral health planning grant is in conjunction with conducting a five-year randomized controlled trial with an oral health theory-..
  5. Task Shifting and Blood Pressure Control in Ghana: A Cluster- Randomized Trial.
    GBENGA GODWIN OGEDEGBE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of national health insurance scheme for uninsured patients, and widespread implementation of Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) program that uses CHNs, for delivery of primary care services, presents a unique ..
  6. Estimation of Intervention Effects in Influenza Outbreaks
    Justin Lessler; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Finally, modern approaches to disease control and public health planning rely extensively on models of disease transmission...
  7. Segmented assimilation theory and obesity: A test among US Latino adults
    KAREN ROCIO FLOREZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..exploring obesity in relation to the process of acculturation is highly relevant to the future public health planning of the United States because cardiovascular disease is still the leading cause of death in the nation...
  8. Ethnicity, Breast Cancer Recurrence, & Long-Term QOL
    Kathy B Baumgartner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..version of the Waksberg random digit-dialing method, and were frequency-matched by ethnicity, age-group, and health planning district...
  9. Epidemiologic Determinant of Cardiac Structure and Function Among Hispanics
    Carlos Jose Rodriguez; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..ECHO-SOL will be extremely promising in learning about Hispanic cardiovascular health and highly relevant to future public health planning.
  10. Prevalence and Health Status of Cancer Survivors in the Rural US
    KATHRYN ELIZABETH WEAVER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This lack of information about rural cancer survivors hinders public health planning, allocation of medical resources, and the development of interventions to target this potentially vulnerable ..
  11. Oral Health Planning Grant
    JENNIFER B MC CLURE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This work is well-aligned with the goals of NIDCR's R34 Clinical Trial Planning Grant mechanism and the priorities of NIDCR. ..
  12. Quality and Costs in Hospitals: What Can We Learn from Medicare Patients?
    John A Romley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and pneumonia care, as reported in hospital discharge abstracts from California's Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development...
  13. Spatial, Temporal, Social Disparities in Breast Cancer
    Mario Schootman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..cancer screening in the United States among counties is clearly beneficial since this will facilitate local health planning and allocation of screening resources...
  14. Improving Reporting of Race, Ethnicity, and Language in California
    DAVID SCOTT ZINGMOND; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..California's Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD), a state agency, is responsible for the routine collection of patient-level hospital ..
  15. Gulf Coast Transdisciplinary Research Recover Center for Community Health
    Armin D Weinberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and Community Medicine and the Office of Faculty Affairs &Development/Meharry Medical College;and the Health Planning, Evaluation &Program Development/City of Houston Department of Health and Human Services...
  16. African American Female Drug Users: HIV, Health Disparities, &Criminality
    CARRIE BETH OSER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The significance of this study includes the potential to provide criminal justice systems-level data for health planning and health policy for prevention, intervention, and treatment of African American female drug users...
  17. Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory Group
    Ronald C Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The project has high relevance to public health because efficient public health planning requires access to accurate data on unmet need for treatment...
  18. Model-independent benchmark dose estimation for quantitative risk assessment
    Walter W Piegorsch; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The resulting guidelines can help improve public health planning and risk regulation when dealing with low-level exposures to hazardous stimuli...
  19. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Robert Goble; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..assist these communities in developing an increasing sense of control and ownership over the environmental health planning process so that these infrastructures become long-term community-based institutions...
  20. Advanced Spatial Analysis Training Program for Population Scientists
    STEPHEN A MATTHEWS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Indeed, participants from public health, epidemiology, health sciences, and health planning accounted for 22 percent of the researchers who attended our previous R25 training program on GIS and ..
  21. State-Based Occupational Health Surveillance Meeting
    Letitia K Davis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Occupational Health Planning Committee regularly meets by teleconference to ensure the agenda of the meeting fully meets the objectives ..
  22. Optimizing Outcomes in Bipolar Illness Interventions in Hispanic Communities
    CHARLES LEE BOWDEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..through the efforts of research about treatments and their acceptability to patients, and broadly disseminate this research for the purposes of improving clinical care, public education and public health planning.
  23. Dementia and Disability in Thai Elderly
    Jeffrey Cummings; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The outcomes of this study are critically important for public health planning of the needs of disabled and cognitively impaired urban Thai elderly...
  24. Building Capacity of CT's Food Safety System Through Development of Data Systems
    TRACEY L WEEKS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Data is the foundation of public health planning and essential for developing foodborne disease prevention strategies...
  25. SOCIAL IMPACT OF ORAL DISEASE IN ELDERLY POPULATIONS
    Andrew Spencer; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..from these three sites will provide particularly useful information of the examination of the mechanisms of social impact and that this information will enhance public health planning and policy in Australia, the U.S.A. and Canada.
  26. Gender as a Risk Factor for Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
    Ruey Kang Chang; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Hospital discharge data 1985-1999 from the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) will be used to conduct this analysis...
  27. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..the long-term impact of NEP, and specific components that optimize its effectiveness, are crucial for public health planning and informing policy...
  28. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CHILD PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN RURAL MAINE
    GWENDOLYN ZAHNER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The study cohort will be selected as a probability sample of 2,300 households from a children's mental health planning region in eastern Maine stratified by rurality (i.e...
  29. MODERNIAZATION AND DIABETES AMONG SAMOAN AMERICANS
    JAMES BINDON; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..the measurement of obesity, diet, and activity, and the measurement of lifestyle among Samoans; and the existence of a collaborative relationship with the Health Planning Office of American Samoa for continued research on Samoan health.
  30. PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS OF DENTOFACIAL MALOCCLUSION
    LEE GRABER; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..This project addresses questions of practical significance in public health planning. Results from this research may have potential applications in setting parameters for orthodontic treatment ..
  31. HIV HOME HEALTHCARE SERVICES: SURVEY & POLICY ANALYSIS
    Barbara Hanley; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..and the Home Healthcare agency with the goal of providing baseline data to inform local, state and federal health planning and policy making decisions. The main study has two phases: A...
  32. LIBRARY BUSINESS INFORMATION SERVICE
    ARLENE MANGINO; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..1)Purchase of an IBM PS-2 model 5OZ computer system; subscription to DIALOG which includes such databases as Health Planning & Adm, ABI/Inform, PTS PROMPT; subscription to a core Collection of business and health care journals 2)..
  33. NETWORK FOR RESPONSIBLE STEWARDSHIP
    Patricia Stanley; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Environmental Technicians, Community Health Aides and regional health providers; to provide environmental health planning and training workshops in each village in the Yukon Flats for the communities and the schools; to establish a ..
  34. INCENTIVES FOR IMPROVING PRODUCTIVITY IN HEALTH CARE
    SAMUEL CAPER; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..The National Council on Health Planning and Development (NCHPD) has been charged by the Secretary of HEW to study issues relating to fostering ..
  35. Cardiovascular and hepatic effects of exercise in hypertensive adults
    Jeanne M Clark; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..cardiovascular risk reduction for different populations would be helpful for clinical guidelines and public health planning. We seek to address these questions using two clinical trials conducted at the Johns Hopkins General Clinical ..
  36. Metro DC Health Information Exchange (MeDHIX)
    Thomas Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..From the first phase onward enhanced data will be available for public health planning, epidemological surveillance and targeting of services to the low income uninsured.
  37. Rural Stimulant Use & Mental Health:Services & Outcomes
    Brenda Booth; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This expanded research from three diverse rural ecologies will provide convincing and cogent data for health planning and health policy for prevention and treatment of stimulant users in rural areas.
  38. PLAN IMPLEMENTATION IN HEALTH SYSTEMS AGENCIES
    SHOSHANNA CHURGIN; Fiscal Year: 1980
    P.L. 92-641 mandates a nation-wide network of local health planning agencies, HSAs, charged with increasing the efficiency, quality, accessibility and equity of health services...
  39. Making Connections/Conexiones On Health Disparities
    Jeffrey Brandon; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We are also anticipating $45,000 in registration fees. ..
  40. REFERRAL OF CANCER PATIENTS IN THE PUGET SOUND REGION
    LINCOLN POLISSAR; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..These will be presented to interested groups, including physicians, hospital boards and administrators, health planning groups, and those involved in cancer control...
  41. An Exact Test for Overdispersion in Screening Mammography Assessments
    Ji Hyun Lee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Efficient and precise estimation of both of these accuracy parameters have important consequences for public health planning and for patients...
  42. Hospital Unions, Staffing, Wages, and Patient Safety
    Joanne Spetz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Sample, the American Hospital Association Annual Survey of Hospitals, the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development patient and hospital data, and the US Bureau of the Census Current Population Survey...
  43. MICROCOMPUTER MORTALITY SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM
    Herman Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Providing this capability in an easily accessible microcomputer program will greatly facilitate research, health program implementation, education and health planning.
  44. RURAL-URBAN STUDY OF CHILD PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS
    Mary Schwab Stone; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..This research effort will provide a valuable opportunity to contribute to public health planning for children in need of psychiatric services.
  45. Aging Heart and Vessels (International Conference)
    James Downey; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..7. To give governments a summary of new research findings and potential for the future that may contribute to health planning and problem solving from community to nation level. 8. To publish the proceedings as a public record.
  46. Patterns and Predictors of Normal Cognitive Aging
    Hiroko Dodge; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To refine clinical care and public health planning, it is critical to distinguish between normal and pathological cognitive aging, and to identify the patterns ..
  47. THE FERTILITY OF IMMIGRANTS TO THE UNITED STATES
    Kathleen Ford; Fiscal Year: 1980
    Despite its importance for immigration policy, health planning, and the study of fertility, little in the way of rigorous analysis has been undertaken on the fertility of immigrants to the United States...
  48. EMERGENT IMAGING MODALITIES ASSESSMENT CONFERENCE
    MICHEL TER POGOSSIAN; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Speakers competent in health technology development and health economics will also be invited to talk about the impact of new imaging modalities on health planning and health economics.