Health Services

Health care, health-care, or healthcare is the maintenance or improvement of health via the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, recovery, or cure of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in people. Health care is delivered by health professionals and allied health fields. Medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, midwifery, nursing, optometry, audiology, psychology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, athletic training and other health professions are all part of health care. It includes work done in providing primary care, secondary care, and tertiary care, as well as in public health. Access to health care may vary across countries, communities, and individuals, influenced by social …



WHO: World Health Organization · 1 December 2023 English

or no access to sexual and reproductive health services over their lifetime.6 Furthermore, despite ensuring quality, ethical and vol- untary sexual health services and care; and (ix) eliminating stigma, discrimi-

ACAPS · 1 December 2023 English

• Out of the 23 decrees and directives, 6 directly affected the modalities of the humanitarian response in the education and health sectors. [...] • Fourteen of the decrees and …

and transfer of CBE classes. According to a health services in the country, or any health care at all.

Amnesty International · 1 December 2023 English

Older people, who make up one-fourth of Ukraine’s population, have faced unique violations of their human rights since Russia’s full-scale invasion. Disproportionately among those killed or injured during the conflict, …

with disabilities and provision of emergency health services, October 2022,

WHO: World Health Organization · 1 December 2023 English

COVID-induced mor- tality.26 In Peru, for example, health services were overwhelmed due to a surge in deaths

WHO: World Health Organization · 1 December 2023 English

impairment affects 2.2 billion people,1 eye health services are underfunded and undervalued in global

EPRS: European Parliamentary Research Service · 1 December 2023 English

hospital generators and desalinate water, health services, food, sanitation and hygiene, shelter and

CSEP: Centre for Social and Economic Progress · 1 December 2023 English

TEhe Cmentre for Social and Economic Progress (CSEP) conducts in-depth, policy-relevant research and provides evidence-based recommendations to the challenges facing India and the world. [...] CSEP is based in New …

Primary Health Care should receive comprehensive health services— in 1978, endorsed by countries across the fragmented equitable, quality, and responsive health services. health systems towards universal and equitable

Brookings Institution · 30 November 2023 English

Over the past few years, the use of mental health apps has been on the rise, with a reported 54.6% growth between 2019 and 2021. This growth is likely correlated …

dollars of revenue. These apps make mental health services more convenient, but they also generate massive Although these apps undoubtedly make mental health services more convenient, they also generate massive

RAND Corporation · 30 November 2023 English

In 2023, the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health launched two social marketing campaigns: Take Action for Mental Health LA County (in support of prevention and early intervention efforts) …

which was signed into law as the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA). This law levied a 1-percent tax intervention efforts generally can include mental health services; wellness support; C O R P O R A T I O N Evaluation Work campaigns, LACDMH and California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA) com- missioned the RAND Druss, “Insurance Status, Use of Mental Health Services, and Unmet Need for Mental Health Care in org/t/RRA2943-1. © 2023 California Mental Health Services Authority About This Report This report describes

Cordaid · 30 November 2023 English

Climate change is now widely recognised as a ‘threat multiplier’ for international peace and security. The field that analyses the impacts of the climate crisis on peace and security, particularly …

diseases, and compromising access to essential health services. This impacts women and men differently, especially

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