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Health education in health maintenance organizations

Health education in health maintenance organizations

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Written in English

  • Public health personnel -- Education -- United States,
  • Health maintenance organizations,
  • Health education

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    Statementby Billy Dean Keever.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 139 leaves.
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13552446M

      The National Health Education Standards (NHES) were developed to establish, promote, and support health-enhancing behaviors for students in all grade levels—from pre-Kindergarten through grade The NHES provide a framework for teachers, administrators, and policy makers in designing or selecting curricula, allocating instructional.   This book is a must for physicians and other persons who have special interests in health maintenance organizations (HMOs) as practitioners, administrators, regulators, or researchers. It is a comprehensive review of what is known and what is not known about HMOs and their performance. Crammed into Author: Ronald Andersen.

    health maintenance organizations (hmo) A type of Medicare managed care plan where a group of doctors, hospitals, and other health care providers agree to give health care to Medicare beneficiaries for a set amount of money from Medicare every month. Health education is any combination of learning experiences designed to help individuals and communities improve their health, by increasing their knowledge or influencing their attitudes. WHO and the Millennium Development Goals. Continuing and distance education (Region of the Americas) Health education and promotion (South-East Asian Region).

      General health promoters. Health promotion by nurses is associated with common universal principles of nursing. The most common health promotion intervention used by nurses is health education (Robinson and Hill, ; Whitehead, , , ; Runciman et al., ; Witt and Puntel de Almeida, ; Parker et al., ).General health promoters are expected Cited by:   This book is one of eight special issues in The Milbank Readers series edited by John B. McKinlay dealing with policy-relevant research on health. The volumes are based on a compilation of articles that have been previously published in the Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly and other Milbank sources on the topics represented in the series.. Milbank Reader Author: Lu Ann Aday.

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In the United States, a health maintenance organization (HMO) is a medical insurance group that provides health services for a fixed annual fee. It is an organization that provides or arranges managed care for health insurance, self-funded health care benefit plans, individuals, and other entities, acting as a liaison with health care providers (hospitals, doctors, etc.) on a prepaid basis.

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Health education is a profession of educating people about health. Areas within this profession encompass environmental health, physical health, social health, emotional health, intellectual health, and spiritual health, as well as sexual and reproductive health education.

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Education. ity Health. e Prevention. public health. An outbreak over a wide geographical area, such as an continent. Health promotion is the process of enabling people to increase control over and to improve their health.

It moves beyond a focus on individual behavior towards a wide range of social and environmental interventions. (Source: World Health Organization) At colleges and universities, health promotion serves the core mission of higher education by.

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Use this topic to learn more about your areas of interest and the regulations that affect the topic 'Health maintenance organizations (HMO)'. HEALTH PROMOTION AND HEALTH EDUCATION: NURSING STUDENTS’ PERSPECTIVES The purpose of this study was to determine student nurses’ perceptions of (1) the role of the nurse in health promotion, and (2) how the concept of health promotion is presented in nursing curricula.

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Choice of doctors and hospitals: You must be treated by doctors and hospitals within the plan’s network of contracted providers in its service area, except in an emergency or if you urgently need care. You usually need a referral from your primary care doctor to see a specialist.

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What is health promotion? Chapter Contents Defining health promotion 17 Health gain, health improvement and health development 18 Health education, health promotion and social marketing An outline of the scope of health promotion work is 18 Multidisciplinary public health 19 Involvement in public health 20 The scope of health promotion 20File Size: KB.This book offers an introduction to the most-used tools and techniques of health care financial management.

It contains numerous examples from a variety of providers, including health maintenance organizations, hospitals, physician practices, home health agencies, nursing units, surgical centers, and integrated health care systems.

Health education also aims to reduce the cost incurred by governments in treating various ailments that can be prevented through knowledge imparted by health education. Health Promotion. Health promotion is a concept similar to health education as it .