Author: OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: europe, glance, health
Number of Pages: 131
Published: 2010-12-07
ISBN-10: 9264090304
ISBN-13: 9789264090309

This special edition of Health at a Glance focuses on health issues across the 27 European Union member states, three European Free Trade Association countries (Iceland, Norway and Switzerland) and Turkey. it gives readers a better understanding of the factors that affect the health of populations And The performance of health systems in these countries. Its 42 indicators present comparable data covering a wide range of topics, including health status, risk factors, health workforce and health expenditure. Each indicator in the book is presented in a user-friendly format, consisting of charts

Author: Mary Tyler Peabody Mann
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: kitchen, christianity
Number of Pages: 218
Published: 2008-07-25
ISBN-10: 1429011513
ISBN-13: 9781429011518

Mary Mann, the wife of Horace Mann and one of the famed Peabody sisters (famous as reformers and pioneers of modern educational theories), published this 1858 cook book to show how to prepare foods which are healthful, nutritious, and luscious to the Christian appetite.

Author: World Bank
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: analysis, adept, software, streamlined, protection, equity, financial, health
Number of Pages: 196
Published: 2011-05-27
ISBN-10: 0821384597
ISBN-13: 9780821384596

Two key policy goals in the health sector are equity and financial protection. New methods, data and powerful computers have led to a surge of interest in quantitative analysis that permits monitoring progress toward these objectives, and comparisons across countries. ADePT is a new computer program that streamlines and automates such work, ensuring that results are genuinely comparable and allowing them to be produced with a minimum of programming skills. This book provides a step-by-step guide to the use of ADePT for quantitative analysis of equity and financial protection in the health sect

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: equitable, distribution, organs, ensure, supply, transplants, boost, organ
Number of Pages: 98
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788100785
ISBN-13: 9780788100789

Studies the effectiveness of the organ procurement & allocation system in the U.S. Responds to such question as: are organs being equitable distributed? are organ procurement organizations obtaining an adequate number of potential donors? & is HHS adequately monitoring these organizations' organ procurement & allocation efforts? 19 charts & tables. Bibliography. Survey form included.

Author: Molly O¿Shaughnessey
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: enrollment, welfare, reform, cal, medi, ground, declining, losing
Number of Pages: 26
Published: 2008-06
ISBN-10: 1437902383
ISBN-13: 9781437902389

The 1996 fed. welfare law de-linked eligibility for Medicaid (Medi-Cal in Calif.) from the receipt of cash assist. Congress required states to provide Medicaid coverage to recipients of state programs funded under the Temporary Assist. for Needy Families block grant, as well as any individuals who would have been eligible for AFDC, the former cash assist. program. Individuals no longer need to receive cash assist. in order to qualify for Medi-Cal. This paper examines Medi-Cal enrollment trends in light of the substantial drop in welfare caseloads in recent years. While the number of persons re

Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: allocations, could, equitable, resource, facilities, health, care, veterans
Number of Pages: 70
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788128949
ISBN-13: 9780788128943

Determines to what extent does VA's allocation system provide for an equitable distribution of resources among VA facilities; what are the causes of any inequity in the distribution of resources, and what changes, if any, would help ensure that the system more equitably distributes resources? An equitable system provides comparable resources for comparable workload; and provides resources so that veterans within the priority categories have the same availability of care, to the extent practical, throughout the VA health care system. Charts and tables.

Author: Paul S. Sarbanes
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: yield, spread, premiums, uses, abusive, mortgage, lending, practices, predatory
Number of Pages: 187
Published: 2002-09-30
ISBN-10: 0756744067
ISBN-13: 9780756744069

Witnesses: Bea Hiers, Ft. Wash., MD; Rita Herrod, Clarksburg, W. VA; Susan Johnson, Cottage Grove, MN; Howell Jackson, Harvard Univ. School of Law; John Courson, Mortgage Bankers Assoc. & Central Pacific Mortgage Co.; Joseph Falk, Nat. Assoc. of Mortgage Brokers; Ira Rheingold, Nat. Assoc. of Consumer Advocates; David Olson, Wholesale Access Mortgage Res. & Consult., Inc.; & David Donaldson, Donaldson & Guin, LLC. Additional material: Statement of ABN AMRO Mortgage Group, Inc.; Mortgage Broker Fee Agree. submitted by John Courson; Letter submitted by the Nat. Assoc. of Mortgage
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