Health services

Socioeconomic inequalities in cancer incidence and access to health services among children and adolescents in China: a cross-sectional study

Background Despite the considerable burden caused by childhood cancer worldwide, the incidence of childhood cancer obtained from a national childhood cancer registry and the accessibility of relevant health services are still unknown in China. We comprehensively assessed the most recent cancer incidence among Chinese children and adolescents, nationally, regionally and …

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Family Health Services bringing more services to Shoshone and Jerome | Company

TIMES-NEWS Family Health Services is expanding affordable health services to Shoshone residents and has opened a new dental clinic in Jerome. Extended services in Shoshone are the result of a collaborative effort between FHS, Shoshone Family Medical Center, Lincoln County Commission and the City of Shoshone. Commissioners and the City …

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General practitioners and other essential health services must be supported in the event of a disaster

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) is urging governments to provide immediate support for essential health services in Lismore and surrounding communities still struggling to recover from the devastating floods. In a show of solidarity, the RACGP has partnered with healthcare organizations including the Australian Medical Association, Australian …

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Insurers see increased demands for mental health services amid pandemic tensions

Passersby in front of the Bank of Nova Scotia on Bay Street in Toronto’s financial district are pictured on July 12, 2022.Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail Last year, Canadian insurers paid out $580 million in mental health claims under individual and group health insurance plans, a 75% increase from 2019 …

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Penn State students recalled resources offered by University Health Services

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — With the new semester underway, Penn State students are reminded of the services offered by University Health Services, including appointment scheduling and the nurse advice line. University Health Services (UHS), a unit of student affairs, is an all-inclusive on-campus health care service offering medical, pharmaceutical, physiotherapy, …

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Penn State University Health Services Announces New Senior Director

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Dr. Bruce Kraut has been named Senior Director of University Health Services (UHS) at Penn State, effective Sept. 15. Kraut comes to Penn State with a strong medical and administrative background after eight years as medical director and senior administrator at Lawrenceville School in New Jersey, …

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Wellness Mental Health Services – Albuquerque Public Schools

Updates to mental and behavioral health coverage, digital/virtual stress and mental health programs under APS insurance plan providers, additional benefits and community resources for all APS employees. Mental health issues Mental health matters. Talking about it counts. Warning signs are important. Tackling your ghosts is important. You matter and you …

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Department of Health Services: Expands Access to COVID-19 Self-Tests

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) is launching an online program for Wisconsinites to get free rapid home COVID-19 tests delivered directly to them. Starting today, Wisconsin residents can visit Say Yes! COVID test website(link is external) and place an order for a set of five rapid COVID-19 antigen …

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Pattaya City relaunches mobile health services to communities

Mayor Poramet Ngampichet addresses health workers stationed at Wat Chai Mongkol temple to provide medical services to the South Pattaya community. Pattaya will place its mobile medical laboratory in the Nong Or temple on September 6 as the city restarts its public health services.Mayor Poramet Ngampichet was on hand Aug. …

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Adamjee Insurance and Sehat Kahani sign agreement for digital health services

Leading insurance company Adamjee Insurance Pakistan has announced that it has signed an agreement with Sehat Kahani, a leading telemedicine platform aimed at providing healthcare services (OPD) as a service to added value to its existing and potential health insurance subscribers. This collaboration makes Adamjee Insurance the leading provider of …

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Panhandle Health halts home health services

For more than 55 years, the Panhandle Health District has offered its Home Care Program to provide individualized care for people recovering at home from surgery or other medical conditions that no longer require hospitalization. On Thursday, the health district announced it was phasing out that program and no longer …

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Survey to help improve mental health services in Australia

A survey of people who used specialist public mental health services in New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland in 2020-21 shows that more than 8 in 10 respondents who received non-admitted care and 7 in 10 who received admitted hospital care had overall positive experiences. These findings are included in …

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Cigna Intl. appoints CEO for Home Health and Health Services

A global health services company, Cigna Corporation has appointed Jerome Droesch as general manager of national health and health services for all Cigna International Markets businesses outside of the United States. In this new role, Droesch will focus directly on leading the home healthcare and healthcare services businesses for the …

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Universal Health Services – Consensus indicates 8.6% upside potential

Universal health services with ticker code (UHS) now have 17 total analysts covering the stock. The consensus rating is “Hold”. The target price ranges between 141 and 99, with the average target price standing at 117.59. Given that the stock’s previous close was at 108.26, this indicates that there is …

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Alberta Health Services Board of Directors welcomes new member

“I look forward to working with these two exceptional individuals and the entire AHS Board of Directors. The breadth and depth of skills, experience and commitment at the table will allow us to move forward in expanding our ability to deliver timely, high-quality health care services to every Albertan. , …

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TimelyMD ranks among the 10 fastest growing healthcare companies

FORT WORTH, Texas— (FORT WORTH, Texas) – Inc. has revealed that TimelyMD is No. 116 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of America’s fastest-growing private companies. This was the first year of eligibility for Fort Worth-based TimelyMD, the leading virtual health and wellness solution in higher …

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DocGo Expands Mobile Health Services to Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc. and Members of Braven Health | New

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–August 16, 2022– DocGo, a leading provider of last-mile mobile health services (Nasdaq: DCGO), today announced a new contract to provide mobile health services to members of Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc. (Horizon) , covering New Jersey’s commercial and Medicare populations. The agreement includes Braven Health, a joint venture …

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How mental health services became the hot new workplace benefit for young Canadians

Julie Gaudry, head of benefits at RBC Insurance, says Canadians are increasingly placing importance on employer-sponsored benefit plans in a tight labor market.Handout Chris has been working in a restaurant in Toronto for 10 months. Each week, she pays $65 for a one-hour virtual session with a psychotherapist because her …

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CVS Execs ‘Very Encouraged and Confident’ About Purchasing Healthcare Services in ’22

Executives from CVS Health Corp. said last week that they still expect the Rhode Island-based pharmacy giant to complete an acquisition this year to expand its healthcare services platform and further capitalize on its growing sales business by retail. President and CEO Karen Lynch and her team have been considering …

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Oasis Free Clinic expansion will add mental health services, double the size

Lauren Farago, dental assistant at Oasis Free Clinic, with a patient. Contribution / Anita Ruff The free Oasis clinic in Brunswick will use $833,000 in federal funds to add space for mental health counseling and group therapy, both of which are new services, as well as additional dental and medical …

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Frederiksted Health Care celebrates 22 years of community health services

Frederiksted Health Center kicked off the annual patient appreciation event at its North Shore Health Center (submitted photo) Frederiksted Health Care Inc., (FHC) celebrates 22 years of community health services in St. Croix and honors National Health Center Week 2022. On August 6, FHC kicked off the annual Patient Appreciation …

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Stop the looting of grants, education and health services – what India’s poor need

A latest United Nations report has predicted that India will overtake China as the most populous country in the world in 2023. This will lead to an alarming situation on several fronts. One of the biggest challenges could be India’s grant system, probably the largest by volume and number of …

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SLO County fails to provide adequate mental health services, grand jury finds

August 3, 2022 By KAREN VELIE A recent Grand Jury investigation determined that San Luis Obispo County has failed to create and maintain a safe, orderly, effective and efficient way to ensure people with mental health issues receive the care they need. need, according to a July 26 report. In …

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Danbury homicides show ‘crisis’ in mental health services

DANBURY — A local mother accused of killing her three children before taking her own life rocked the community last week and raises awareness of potential “stigma” around mental health treatment in the immigrant community. Danbury Police say Sonia Loja, 36, killed her three children on July 27 before taking …

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Upswing Partners with TimelyMD to Provide Mental Health Services to Non-Traditional Students

“A 2021 study conducted by UPCEA and StraighterLine found that only 8% of students who dropped out of college did so for academic reasons. The challenges faced by the majority of students range from personal setbacks to finances to issues like depression and anxiety. AUSTIN, TX (PRWEB) July 28, …

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$18.5 million for Coney Island Hospital to expand integrated women’s health services – Caribbean Life

Brooklyn Borough President Antonio Reynoso announced Tuesday that his administration has allocated $18.5 million in capital funding to NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island to consolidate and expand access to health services. for women on the hospital campus. Reynoso said this funding will allow South Brooklyn Hospital to improve continuity of …

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Neleber Brings Transformative School Health Services Leadership to Branford

Pam Neleber most recently served as Health Services Coordinator with Guilford Public Schools and can now apply her transformative management model to her new role as Director of Health Services with Branford Public Schools (BPS). Photography: Pam Johnson/The Sound “I’m not going to ask you to do anything I wouldn’t …

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New protections for people seeking emergency behavioral health services – Kreidler urges other states to mirror WA’s new law

July 18, 2022 OLYMPIA, Wash. — A new law expanding consumer protection from surprise medical bills also adds new protections for patients seeking care for a behavioral health or addiction-related emergency. Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler recently urged other state regulators to take similar action. “We have a behavioral health crisis …

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Walmart Wellness Day will bring free health services to the Central Ohio Valley

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) – Walmart Wellness Day is this Saturday. This means Walmarts across the country, including locally, will provide free healthcare services. This includes free glucose, cholesterol, blood pressure, and vision tests. BMI checks will also be available. As far as vaccinations are concerned, the Covid vaccine is offered …

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The animal health services market is booming globally

According to research experts from Qurate Research, “Global Animal health services Market 2022 Insights, Size, Sharing, Growth, Opportunities, Emerging Trends, Forecast to 2028.” The study is an anthology of in-depth research studies on many aspects of the global Animal Health Services industry. It is an admirable effort to offer a …

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Does Medicare cover mental health services?

Question: Does Medicare cover mental health services? Answer: Yes, Medicare covers mental health services. Mental health care includes services and programs to help diagnose and treat mental health problems. These services and programs can be offered in outpatient and hospital settings. Medicare helps cover outpatient and inpatient mental health care, …

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Langley Health Services Enables Providers to See More Patients Using ScribeEMR’s Remote Medical Scribes

July 18, 2022 – Langley Health Services (LHS), a large Central Florida healthcare provider with four sites, has cut mapping time in half and increased patient visits since engaging with real-time remote medical scribes from ScribeEMR. Langley is a Federally Licensed Health Center (FQHC) serving the medical, dental and behavioral …

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UnitedHealth further raises 2022 earnings forecast on demand for healthcare services

(Reuters) – UnitedHealth Group Inc on Friday raised its full-year profit forecast for a second consecutive quarter, after strong sales of the company’s Optum health services unit helped it to exceed quarterly earnings estimates. The largest US healthcare company by market value offers government and employer-supported health plans, and also …

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Oklahoma State University – Center for Health Services pays $875,000 to settle hacking violation

Oklahoma State University – Center for Health Sciences (OSU-CHS) has donated $875,000 to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and agreed to implement a plan to Corrective action to address potential violations of privacy, security, and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act …

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US surgeon general discusses need for more mental health services in Latino community

SAN ANTONIO – Hispanics are half as likely as whites to receive mental health treatment, according to the US Department of Health and Human Services. It’s a startling statistic that US Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy says needs to change. He sat down with KSAT to discuss what his office …

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97,000 Hajj pilgrims receive health services at holy sites

MINA: The volunteers of the Saudi Red Crescent Authority have provided many services and have many responsibilities towards the pilgrims to Makkah during the Hajj season. Many roles and tasks are entrusted to them, including the provision of outpatient, outreach and counseling services, from the time pilgrims arrive in Makkah …

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Despite Abortion Ban, Planned Parenthood Remains Open to Other Health Services

Family planning clinics will remain open and continue to provide other health services despite a Texas Supreme Court ruling on Friday that the state can enforce a 1925 abortion ban. The non-profit organization provides reproductive and reproductive health care to individuals nationwide. Abortion services accounted for less than 5% of …

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UB Offers New Online MPH in Health Services Administration – UBNow: News and Views for UB Faculty and Staff

The School of Public Health and Health Professions now offers an online option for its Health Services Administration MPH program which is designed to help working health professionals develop their careers through training remotely in health care administration. The new online option offers the same multidisciplinary training in core public …

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Giving a voice: rethinking mental health services in Oasis free clinics

We have the best patients at Oasis Free Clinics. I’ve written that phrase often in this column, and I’ve said those words many times since I became executive director of Oasis six years ago. They are funny, kind, interesting and thoughtful. They come to Oasis because they don’t have health …

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Questions and answers about reproductive health services in Dartmouth

In response to last week’s US Supreme Court decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which has overturned nearly 50 years of case law supporting abortion rights, Dartmouth released a statement on Friday affirming the institution’s unwavering commitment to “reproductive health care, self-reliance and well-being for every member of …

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Wisconsin Department of Health Services: Wisconsin SeniorCare program to cover vaccines provided at pharmacies

Governor Tony Evers and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) announce that the Wisconsin SeniorCare program has received approval from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to cover certain vaccines members receive at pharmacies. Vaccines covered include those that protect against shingles, tetanus, meningitis, and hepatitis A …

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Poor Health Services Amid Nigerians Entitlement Under National Insurance Act

The delivery of health care in Nigeria has faced major challenges in achieving universal health coverage. While significant progress was made in the first two decades after the country’s independence in 1960, the economic downturn resulting from the fall in the price of oil on which Nigeria depended led to …

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Brunswick County Health Services now offers COVID-19 vaccines for children 6 months and older

PRESS RELEASE BOLIVIA, NC – Brunswick County Health Services is now offering the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine and the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to children 6 months of age and older. These vaccines will be available at our main clinic in Bolivia and at our pop-up vaccination clinics. Future dates for the …

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Free treatment program led to improved health services – Newspaper

PESHAWAR: The launch of the Sehat Card Plus program by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has not only enabled 1.2 million patients to receive free treatment so far, but also led to the modernization of health services and new hospitals in the province, according to a third-party audit report. Health Minister …

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6 dental health services for your family to consider

Dental health should be an important priority for you and your family members. The reason for this is that teeth are important resources for your overall health and well-being. However, there is more to taking care of your teeth properly than the average person might expect. Various initiatives need to …

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Dist. 225 approves offer for health service provider

Continuing on the path of providing a school health center in Glenbrook South, the Glenbrook High Schools District 225 Board on June 13 approved a bid for a health service provider. After interviewing three potential providers on June 6 and then focusing on two who submitted formal proposals — NorthShore …

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Paragon Behavioral Health Services strives to build a model of excellence

Kryn McClain and Paulina Colonna were colleagues at a Berks County counseling center when the unthinkable happened. “I came back from maternity leave and found my position was cut,” McClain said. “It was completely unexpected and really difficult to deal with.” After long reflections and discussions, the women chose to …

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The Need for Mental Health Services in Black Communities

People across the United States face many concerns, including inflation, climate change, and the COVID-19 pandemic. But the recent mass shooting at a Tops grocery store in Buffalo highlights the threat people of color face every day. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the experience of being Black …

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Hunterdon commissioners add funding for mental health services

On June 7, the Hunterdon County Board of Commissioners approved an allocation of $300,000 from US federal bailout funds to the county’s Department of Social Services to expand mental health and other social services, particularly in the schools,” in response to concerns that mental health issues have contributed significantly to …

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NIT’s convention center on ESIC grounds affects workers’ health services

Staff reporter The Government Employees Insurance Corporation (ESIC) dispensary in Somwaripeth faces a threat to its existence as the Nagpur Improvement Trust (NIT) is slow to hand over ownership of the land despite depositing the money necessary. To make matters worse, NIT built a large convention hall even though the …

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Forum discusses challenges in delivering effective youth mental health services

Supplied/Left to right, Victoria L. Druding, RN BS, Leesa Seymour, James Reina, Dr Brian Isaacson, Dr Sara M. Martino and Amy Kennedy during the Youth Mental Health Roundtable at Stockton University . GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP – Youth mental health is at a “crisis point” in the United States, and while New …

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PHI potentially compromised in security incidents at Allwell Behavioral Health Services and WellDyneRx

Published by HIPAA Journal on June 2, 2022 Share this article on: Allwell Behavioral Health Services in Zanesville, OH, announced that a computer system used to store quality assurance information related to patient treatment was accessed by an unauthorized person. The unauthorized access was detected on March 5, 2022, and …

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Universal Health Services – Consensus indicates 10.8% upside potential

Universal health services found using the ticker (UHS) now have 17 analysts covering the stock. Analyst consensus points to a ‘Hold’ rating. The range between the target price high and the target price low is between 160 and 118 calculating the average target price we have 136.59. Given that the …

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Ex-dividend reminder: Universal Health Services, Safety Insurance Group and Sun Life Financial

LLooking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, 05/31/22, Universal Health Services, Inc. (Symbol: UHS), Safety Insurance Group, Inc. (Symbol: SAFT) and Sun Life Financial Inc (Symbol : SLF) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective next dividends. Universal Health Services, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend …

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Brunswick County Health Services is now offering the first COVID-19 vaccine boosters for children ages 5-11

PRESS RELEASE BOLIVIA, NC – Brunswick County Health Services is now offering a first booster dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 5-11. These booster shots will be available at our main clinic in Bolivia and at each of our upcoming clinic pop-ups. According to the U.S. Food …

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Health and Medicine – Health Services – InsuranceNewsNet

2022 MAY 23 (NewsRx) — By a News Reporter – Staff News Editor at Daily Insurance News — New Health and Medical Research – Health Services report. According to reports from Bogotá – Colombiaby NewsRx reporters, the research said, “Since 1993, Colombia has established a compulsory social health insurance scheme …

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Mental Health Services Need Code Red Attention in Palm Beach County

Palm Beach Post Editorial | palm beach post Video: Shooting near Dreyfoos School of the Arts, school in confinement A vehicle crashed through the gate of Dreyfoos School of the Arts, students from the school confirmed to the Palm Beach Post. The school, in confinement. Giuseppe Sabella, Palm Beach Post …

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Home health services covered by insurance

Post views: 434 There are many reasons a person may need home medical services. During the COVID pandemic, many high-risk individuals received their health care through virtual or home services to minimize the risk of transmission. Even before the pandemic, many patients needed home services due to medical conditions that …

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Partnership expands Hillsborough mental health services

TAMPA — Florida ranks 49th in the nation when it comes to residents’ access to mental health care, according to Mental Health America. The problem is also local: The pandemic has led to a 600% increase in the number of Hillsborough County residents being screened for anxiety and a 472% …

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VNA expands access to mental and behavioral health services in Bolingbrook and Romeoville, Will County

AURORA, IL/ACCESSWIRE/May 12, 2022/ According to the American Psychological Association (APA.org), the demand for mental health treatment continues to rise, with growing concerns about the ongoing pandemic, the state of the economy and other socio-economic factors, a key component of stress, anxiety, depression. , and more. As a nonprofit, humanitarian …

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Crozer Health plans to close mental health services. Delco patients are scrambling.

When police found Ryan Smith in the midst of a manic episode outside his Darby Township apartment in February, they took him to the crisis center at Crozer-Chester Medical Center. There, Smith, a 38-year-old writer diagnosed with bipolar disorder about two decades ago, was assessed and prepped for hospitalization. But …

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Federal government pledges $3.5 million for reproductive health services

The federal government is taking steps to improve access to information on abortion and reproductive health in Canada. Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos on Wednesday announced more than $3.5 million in funding for two initiatives related to reproductive health. Action Canada will receive $2.1 million over three years to improve information …

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Children can access mental health services without being named: RedArc

The nursing service said dependents can already get mental health support through health and wellness benefits, protective insurance, private medical insurance, employee assistance programs (EAPs ) and cash flow plans. Boosted by the pandemic, RedArc said it has seen an increased number of young people being diagnosed with mental health …

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Innovative Technology Will Deliver Quality Health Services, Says Health Assur GM | The Guardian Nigeria News

Health Assur Managing Director/General Manager Dr Olurotimi Zedomi said yesterday that people are enrolling in the Health Assur program because of the innovative use of technology, which has made access to health services transparent. Zedomi spoke at the company’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) at Ogudu GRA, Lagos. According to him, …

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Mental Health Services Helps Eastern Michigan University Students Succeed

While many students spent time with family and friends over the Thanksgiving holiday last November, EMU senior Sheree Braswell was in the hospital. She checked herself with suicidal thoughts and other symptoms of anxiety and depression. “I felt grief after some family members died over the summer,” says Sheree, 30, …

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TDCI, TDMHSAS raise awareness of insurance coverage for mental health services during Mental Health Awareness Month

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance (“TDCI”) joins the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (“TDMHSAS”) in reminding the people of Tennessee that May is recognized as Mental Health Awareness Month. mental health, a moment to reflect and support people who suffer from mental …

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House passes bill expanding access to children’s mental health services

The Connecticut House of Representatives on Wednesday unanimously passed one of three major bills that would improve access to mental health services for children, teens and young adults, with several members saying the proposal would save Lives. The chamber voted 149-0 in favor of the measure. The bill contains 73 …

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BPJS Kesehatan to provide health services during Eid exodus

We have predicted that there will be great excitement from returning travelers from Eid Al-Fitr 2022… Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Public Health and Social Security Agency (BPJS Kesehatan) will provide health consultation, check-up, medicine, relaxation massage and simple emergency treatment at seven health posts. health along the Eid al-Fitr exodus …

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“Increase rapid access to health care”

NEW MILFORD – Students in select schools across the city now have access to professional mental and behavioral health services – at no cost to them. Last month, student health centers opened at New Milford High School and Schaghticoke Middle School. A behavioral health provider is on site at both …

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Ho’okele Health Services and Vivia: 2022 SmallBiz Editor’s Choice Award Winner – Healthcare

The founders say a new way of organizing home health care is better for patients, their families and the caregivers who help them. From left to right: Bonnie Castonguay, Dew-Anne Langcaon and Tanya Fernandes. | Photo: Aaron Yoshino Hoʻokele means “to navigate” and for more than a decade, Hoʻokele Health …

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Fairview Health Services lost nearly $133 million last year due to COVID-related challenges

Increases in COVID-19 patients and staffing difficulties at hospitals and clinics resulted in operating losses last year at Fairview Health Services, marking the third straight year the nonprofit based in Minneapolis lost more than $100 million on operations. Fairview, one of Minnesota’s largest health systems, saw some improvement in financial …

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Universal Health Services (UHS) is expected to announce its results on Monday

Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS – Get Rating) will announce its results after market close on Monday, April 25. Analysts expect the company to report earnings of $2.47 per share for the quarter. Universal Health Services set its FY2022 guidance at $11,900-$12,900 EPS and its FY22 guidance at $11.90-$12.90 EPS. Investors …

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Pandemic highlights need for more behavioral health services

The BDN Opinion section operates independently and does not set newsroom policies or contribute to the writing or editing of articles elsewhere in the newspaper or on bangordailynews.com. For more than two years, the COVID-19 pandemic has drastically changed the lives of Maine residents from all walks of life. Healthcare …

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Assessment of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the use of health services

This article was originally published here Public Health Practice (Oxf). 2022 Apr 5:100254. doi:10.1016/j.puhip.2022.100254. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT OBJECTIVES: The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic declared by the World Health Organization on March 11, 2020 has impacted health services with provider and patient cancellations, delays and l avoidance or …

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Brown, Thune and Cardin introduce legislation to expand access to mental health services

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), John Thune (R-SD), and Ben Cardin (D-MD), members of the Senate Finance Committee, which has jurisdiction over Medicaid and the insurance program Children’s Disease (CHIP), presented the Medicaid Ensures Necessary Telehealth is Available Long Term (MENTAL) Health for Kids and Underserved Act. …

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County to use $2.5 million in ARPA funds for mental health services | sarasota

Last week, the county commission approved the creation of a behavioral health advisory board and the use of $2.5 million in US bailout funds to improve mental health services. That same week, Sarasota Memorial Hospital began construction on a new mental health facility. The motions followed the commissioners’ acceptance of …

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Reviews | More mental health services have been added to the VA, but more needs to be done

More mental health services are being implemented at the VA, which is a step in the right direction to address the lack of access to care in Iowa. Iowa has a long struggle to provide mental health services to Iowans. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, Iowa is …

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Senator Tina Smith advocates for mental health services during visit to Med City | News

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — U.S. Senator Tina Smith was in the Mediterranean city on Friday with a full schedule of stops during her visit. The senator saw infrastructure projects and even participated in a labor discussion with city leaders. Increasing access to mental health services has been a top priority for …

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Georgia lawmakers unanimously pass bill to overhaul mental health services

A sweeping mental health bill intended to lift Georgia off the bottom when it comes to access to treatment is on its way to the governor’s office. the invoiceled by Republican House Speaker David Ralston, overcame refusal from health insurers, strong opposition ultra-conservatives who staged hearings on the measure and …

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University Health Services appoints Rebecca Simcik as new Medical Director

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Dr. Rebecca Simcik has been named medical director of University Health Services (UHS). She started the role on March 16 after serving as acting medical director since September 2021. “We are delighted that Dr. Simcik has accepted the position of Medical Director. In addition to her …

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New Report Highlights Increased Need for Mental Health Services in Northern Virginia | Securities

A report by the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia shows that hundreds of thousands of people in the region are struggling to get mental health care. Teresa Green said she remembered the exact moment she hit rock bottom. Green was in college and her husband had flown to Atlanta to …

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Mercy Health Services Announces Opening of Maternal Health and Preventive Care Center, Including Revitalization of Mead Building on Calvert Street

In the news – (March 23, 2022 – Baltimore, MD) — As part of Mercy’s mission to address serious health inequities and empower vulnerable populations to better manage their health, Mercy Health Services (MHS) has unveiled the first phase of completion of the Center for Maternal Health and Preventive Care, …

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Medix offers digital health services to US customers

“Our extensive global experience, existing technologies and roadmap continue to unlock immense growth opportunities in healthcare and allow us to further increase our impact and scale,” commented Sigal Atzmon, Founder and CEO of Medix Group. “Following our presence in Europe and the Middle East, Medix has chosen to expand further …

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Centene promotes technology and healthcare services lead CEO

Centene has promoted executive Sarah London to CEO, effective immediately, the insurer announced on Tuesday. London most recently served as president of the company’s non-insurance healthcare business division and executive vice president of the advanced technology business segment. In these roles, she was responsible for charting the company’s technology services …

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Bill would strengthen Georgia’s mental health services

Legend 03/13/2020 — Atlanta, Georgia — Georgia House Speaker David Ralston, R – Blue Ridge, speaks to the media after the 29th day of the Georgia legislative session, Friday, March 13, 2020. Out of caution and Regarding the coronavirus, the General Assembly of Georgia has suspended the legislative session until …

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Massachusetts governor wants to expand mental health services and cut drug costs

Gov. Charlie Baker on Tuesday unveiled a bill he says would help expand access to primary care and mental health services and help control rising health care and prescription drug costs. The Republican detailed the legislation during a stop at a health care center in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood. Baker said …

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Meridian Health Services Expands Services with Anderson Schools | Local News

ANDERSON – Recently, Meridian Health Services expanded its partnership with Anderson Community Schools to provide medical care to students. Previously, Meridian offered limited behavioral health services to students. Providers have been able to help students struggling with issues such as aggression and other behavioral needs. Meridian also has licensed therapists …

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ADPD calls for increased investment in mental health services

ADPD The ADPD called for mental health to be a priority with increased investment for better service within the community. At a press conference on Saturday afternoon outside the parliament building, ADPD President and candidate for the fourth and ninth constituencies, Carmel Cacopardo, and the candidate for the 1st and …

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