Health services research

Health services research

Wellesley Institute

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

The Wellesley Institute advances population health through rigorous research, pragmatic policy solutions, social innovation, and community action.

Primary Telephone: 
416-972-1010
Email Address: 
http://www.wellesleyinstitute.com/contact-us/
Street Address: 
45 Charles Street East, #101
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4Y 1S2
Country: 
Canada

Data, data, everywhere... : improving access to population health and health services research data in Canada

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Patricia Baranek
Charlyn Black
Cathy Fooks
Lisa Maslove
Kimberlyn McGrail
Publisher: 
Canadian Policy Research Networks
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Reviews the current status of health services data bases in Canada and makes recommendations for improving their contribution to health research.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 189708501X
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Tabulated summary of evaluated prevention intervention research literature

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
State Government of Victoria, Australia, Department of Human Services
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Melbourne, Australia

Studies the effectiveness of a wide range of body image dissatisfaction prevention programs.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Institute of Health Promotion Research

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Organization Type: 
Educational Institution
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Research
Publisher

Examines social, behavioural, and environmental health determinants and factors that predispose, enable, and reinforce individual and collective actions in relation to these determinants.

Primary Telephone: 
604-822-2258
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@ihpr.ubc.ca
Fax Number: 
604-822-9210
Street Address: 
Library Processing Centre, 435-2206 East Mall
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6T 1Z3

James Irvine Foundation

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Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Research
Community education/development
Publisher

Established in 1937, to expand opportunity for the people of California to participate in a vibrant, successful and inclusive society.

Primary Telephone: 
415-777-2244
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
415-777-0869
Street Address: 
3400-575 Market St
City: 
San Francisco
Province: 
California
Postal/ZIP Code: 
94105

Women's formal (paid) home care work in transition: the impact of reform on labour process change in Saskatoon, SK: executive su

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Online
Author: 
A. Williams
S. Wagner
M. Buettner
A. Coghill
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines the quality of work life of primary home care practitioner groupsafter the implementation of planned restructuring strategies.

Hospital Report Research Collaborative

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Organization Type: 
Educational Institution
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Research

Develops methods and reports on hospital performance in Ontario using the balanced scorecard format.

Primary Telephone: 
(416) 978-1489
Fax Number: 
(416) 978-1466
Street Address: 
University of Toronto Department of HPME Faculty of Medicine 12 Queen's Park Crescent W McMurrich Building, 2nd Fl
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5S 1A8

Hospital report 2002. Women's health: an excerpt of hospital report 2002: acute care

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English
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
University of Toronto, The Hospital Report Research Collaborative
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides an analysis of how women use and benefit from the care and treatment they receive in acute care hospitals in Ontario, and how this differs from that received by men.

ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAS.H67 2003
ISBN 0772787220

AcademyHealth

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

Provides a professional home for health services researchers, policy analysts, and practitioners, and a leading, non-partisan resource for the best in health research and policy. Promotes interaction across the health research and policy arenas by bringing together a broad spectrum of players to share their perspectives, learn from each other, and strengthen their working relationships. Convenes national scientific and health policy conferences. Helps public and private policymakers transform research and policy into workable programs. Educates policymakers, researchers, government officials, and business leaders. Disseminates vital information through research syntheses, special reports and findings, newsletters, and our Web site. Manages major programs that serve the research community, health policy leaders, and business and government decision-makers. Advocates for health services research through its Coalition for Health Services Research.

Primary Telephone: 
(202) 292-6700
Email Address: 
info@academyhealth.org
Fax Number: 
(202) 292-6800
Street Address: 
1801 K St NW Suite 701-L
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20006

Affirming immigrant women's health: building inclusive health policy

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English
Translated Title: 
Pour favoriser la santé des immigrantes : l'élaboration d'une politique de santé inclusive
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Examines the experiences and perceptions of these women in relation to the factors that influence their health, health maintenance behaviours and the health services they use.

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