Health care

Health care

State Government of Victoria, Australia, Department of Human Services

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Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Policy development
Primary Telephone: 
(61 3) 9616 7777
Street Address: 
555 Collins Street
City: 
Melbourne
Postal/ZIP Code: 
3000

Tommy Douglas Research Institute

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Research

Forms an economic and social research and educational organization, whose main objective is the redirection of public attention to the respective role of both the large business sector and governments in providing for the well-being of Canadians.

Primary Telephone: 
(604) 685-7277
Email Address: 
tim@tommydouglas.ca
Fax Number: 
(604) 689-4118
Street Address: 
502 - 1970 Haro Street
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6G 1H6

Monitoring equity in health and healthcare: a conceptual framework

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Paula A. Braveman
Publisher: 
ICDDR, B: Centre for Health and Population Research
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Bangladesh

Appears in the September 2003 issue of the Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition (Vol. 21, No. 3). Aims at articulating a conceptual framework for monitoring equity in health and healthcare. Focuses on four main questions: what is health equity?; what is monitoring?; what are the essential components of a system for monitoring health equity?; and, why monitor health equity?

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 16060997

Dying for trade: why globalization can be bad for our health

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Ronald Labonte
Publisher: 
The CSJ Foundation For Research and Education
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Examines the impact of trade agreements on our health and health care system, and what governments can do to ensure that health and human development are not sacrificed at the altar of ‘free trade.’ Begins with a discussion of how globalization affects our global health through changes in economic growth, poverty, inequality and the sustainability of our environment.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0968403255

Health care in Canada 2003

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English
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides data about the Canadian health system and compares them to those of other countries. Includes information on primary health care reform, models of care, and who is using primary health care services.

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ISBN 155392195X (Paper)
ISBN 1553922123 (PDF)

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Forms an organization that provides unbiased, reliable information about health technologies, focusing on evaluations of clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness.

Primary Telephone: 
613-226-2553
Email Address: 
publications@cadth.ca
Fax Number: 
613-226-5392
Street Address: 
600-865 Carling Ave
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1S 5S8

Public/private partnership for health in Commonwealth countries: case studies and analysis of lessons learnt

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English
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Paper
Publisher: 
Commonwealth Secretariat
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
London, UK

Presents case studies that represent Commonwealth member countries' experiences in public/private sector partnerships for health and provide insights into the processes. Details how different sectors came together in partnership and the resulting achievements.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAS.P83 2002

Health care in Canada 2002

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English
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Paper
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Publisher: 
Canadian Institue for Health Information
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides Canadian health data and information at the local, regional, provincial, territorial, national, and international levels.

ISBN/ISSN: 
HEST.H43 2002
ISBN 155392018X (Paper)
ISBN 1553920309 (PDF)

Keeping Canadian values in health care symposium

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English
Translated Title: 
La préservation des valeurs canadiennes au Symposium sur les soins de santé
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides a synopsis of the major highlights and recommendations forwarded during a symposium examining the multicultural health services in Nova Scotia.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH IMWO.M68 2000

Health in the Americas Volume 1

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English
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Paper
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Pan American Health Organization
Publisher: 
Pan American Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Washington, DC

Analyzes health situation and health trends in the Americas. Provides regional analysis of health situations.

ISBN/ISSN: 
HERF.P36 2002
ISBN 9275115877
Scientific and Technical Publication No. 587
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