Lipstein on Hospitals
Steven Lipstein, President and CEO of BJC HealthCare--a $3 billion hospital system in St. Louis, Missouri--talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the economics of hospitals. They discuss pricing, the advantages and disadvantages of specialization in modern medical care, and culture and governance of non-profit hospitals vs. for-profit hospitals. At the end they talk about the positives and negatives of a national health board patterned after the Federal Reserve.
Brady on Health Care Reform, Public Opinion, and Party Politics
David Brady of Stanford University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about American public opinion on changing the health care system. Brady discusses the impact of taxation on public opinion toward health care reform--if the poll includes a measure of the likely increase in taxes necessary to pay for expanding coverage, support for expanding coverage drops dramatically compared to generic polls that ignore costs. He also discusses the role of the party system and partisanship for the health
Public Health News App for iOS
'With the HSPH Public Health News app members of the Harvard School of Public Health community and others can connect with each other and stay up-to-date on breaking public health news and research, plus events and activities going on around the School.FEATURESNews & Info- Top news stories- Press releases- Global Health News stories - Harvard Public Health Review articles- Public health news from across the web- Our Twitter feedMultimedia- Videos from our YouTube channel- Podcasts on a
TWC9: Phone Updates, BizSpark graduation, PDC Videos and WCF This week on Channel 9, Dan is joined by Clint Rutkas to discuss the week's top developer news, including:
This week on Channel 9, Dan is joined by Clint Rutkas to discuss the week's top developer news, including:
Media Impact on Public Perception of Health Policies - Dr John Lister
Dr John Lister is a health journalist and lecturer at Coventry University. He writes extensively on health services and health policy issues for trade union and other organisations. This includes research, writing, editing and designing tabloid newspapers for 12 major branches of UNISON, the UKs largest health trade union. Here he discusses the 'Media Impact on Public Perception of Health Policies' at the 15th Annual IAHPE Conference that took place in Coventry.
Social Media in Education: Challenges and Opportunities
Originally presented as a keynote at the 2104 ACPA Residential Curriculum Institute at Virginia Tech, this presentation provides an overview about how you can integrate social media as a learning and community development strategy in student affairs and informal learning contexts.
A Rare Glimpse of the Elusive Sun Bear
Sun bears are extremely hard to find in the wild. But with the right amount of luck - and an advanced motion-sensor camera, of course - you can catch them unguarded. (02:05)
Tradition und Zukunftschancen lateinischer Bildung (1972)
Karl Büchner hielt seinen Vortrag „Tradition und Zukunftschancen lateinischer Bildung“ auf der Tagung „Römische Welt und lateinische Sprache“ am 18. November 1972 im Haus der Katholischen Akademie in Freiburg. Der Text ist im dem Tagungsband „Römische Welt und lateinische Sprache heute“ publiziert, der in der Reihe der „Veröffentlichungen der Katholischen Akademie der Erzdiözese Freiburg“ als Nr. 31 im Jahre 1977 erschienen ist. Karl Büchner wurde am 06.August 1910 in Gasc
Vergil und Augustus (1982)
Die von der Universitätsbibliothek Freiburg als Podcast für den Monat März 2010 präsentierte Rede des Freiburger Althistorikers Prof. Dr. Hermann Strasburger zum Thema „Vergil und Augustus“ wurde auf der Tagung „Vergil – Dichter Roms und Europas. Zu seinem 2000. Todesjahr“ am 01./02. Mai 1982 an der Katholischen Akademie der Erzdiözese Freiburg i. Br. gehalten. In der hochkarätig besetzten Vergil-Tagung sprachen neben Professor Strasburger Vertreter unterschiedlicher altertumswis
Evaluating Vine Health Treatments
This lesson is divided into two sections, as follows: Monitoring plant health treatments. Assessment of the treatments - comparing observations to expected results
The President's Message - Juried Student Art Exhibition
In this edition of "The President's Message" Dr. Lloyd Jacobs visits the 2014 Juried Student Art Exhibition at the Center for Visual Arts.
Indigenous Spiritual Wellbeing - Our history - Primary health care - Radio
A learning resource that explores the history of primary health care including beginnings, developments and significant declarations, goals and aims. Learning resource for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health care workers, covering workplace roles and responsibilities.
Indigenous Spiritual Wellbeing - Support clients
A learning resource for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health care workers to work with clients to provide information about emotional and social support.
SRXOHS001A: Follow defined occupational health and saftey policy and procedures: Trainers guide
Trainers guide. This resource introduces occupational health and safety policy and procedures in the context of a simulated recreational activity organisation. It supports the unit of competency SRXOHS001A: Follow defined Occupational Health and Safety policy and procedures. The unit is part of the National Community Recreation, Fitness, Outdoor Recreation and Sport Industry Training Package.
Health economics and Antimicrobial Resistance
46 PowerPoint slides from Richard Smith of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine on Health Economics and Antimicrobial Resistance.
Health and lifestyle of Nepalese migrants in the UK.
The health status and lifestyle of migrants is often poorer than that of the general population of their host countries. The Nepalese represent a relatively small, but growing, immigrant community in the UK, about whom very little is known in term of public health. Therefore, our study examined the health and lifestyle of Nepalese migrants in the UK.
HealthKnowledge Public Health Textbook - Disease causation and the diagnostic process
'Disease causation and the diagnostic process in relation to public health; prevention and health promotion' is part of the 'Public Health Textbook' which can be accessed as an online resource. It covers part of the public health skills and competencies and has been organised in relation to the Faculty of Public Health Part A membership examination syllabus.
Catalyst for Change: A good death
A series of video clips which examines people's reactions to terminal illness and how they have prepared themselves for death. > How can we better informed about the physical processes of death and how we can prepare for that? > End of life care pathways. Recent reports have suggested the need for: > Department of Health End of Life care strategy > High Quality care for all NHS Next Stage Review Final Report (Darzil) Section 1 - Preparing to talk about death Section 2 - Choosi
RVC/FAO Guide to Veterinary Diagnostic Parasitology
The ‘RVC/FAO Guide to Veterinary Diagnostic Parasitology ‘is a collaborative project which provides a user-friendly computer-aided educational tool for lecturers in both the UK in the developing world. It focuses on the faecal examination of farm animals for helminth parasites. The techniques outlined in the program are designed for basic training and arranged to take the user step-by step through the procedures. Details of their application, limitations and guidelines for health and safety
The Return of Japanese Colonialism
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