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Rural health

Index Rural health

In medicine, rural health or rural medicine is the interdisciplinary study of health and health care delivery in rural environments. [1]

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Centre for Rural and Northern Health Research

The Centre for Rural and Northern Health Research or CRaNHR is a research centre jointly located at Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario and Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario.

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Clinical officer

A clinical officer (CO) is a gazetted officer who provides medical care and treatment.

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Emergency medical technician

Emergency medical technician (EMT) and ambulance technician are terms used in some countries to denote a health care provider of emergency medical services.

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Emergency medicine

Emergency medicine, also known as accident and emergency medicine, is the medical specialty concerned with caring for undifferentiated, unscheduled patients with illnesses or injuries requiring immediate medical attention.

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Esteban Laureano Maradona

Esteban Laureano Maradona (born Esperanza, provincia de Santa Fe, Argentina 4 July 1895 – died Rosario, Argentina January 14, 1995) was a country doctor, naturalist, writer, and philanthropist.

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Healthcare engineering

In its succinct definition, “Healthcare Engineering is engineering involved in all aspects of healthcare”.

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Index of health articles

Health is the state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and a positive concept emphasizing social and personal resources, as well as physical capacities.

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Inquiry process into registration and accreditation processes for international medical graduates

Inquiry into Registration Processes and Support for Overseas Trained Doctors was an evidence gathering exercise that took place in Australia, looking at a global medical workforce issue.

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James Cook University College of Medicine and Dentistry

The College of Medicine and Dentistry is a constituent body of the James Cook University.

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James Fitzpatrick (Australia)

James Fitzpatrick is an Australian medical science student at the University of New South Wales notable for his advocacy of rural and indigenous health issues.

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Johannes Oerding

Johannes Oerding (born December 26, 1981) is a German singer-songwriter.

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Journal of Rural Mental Health

The Journal of Rural Mental Health is a biannual peer-reviewed academic journal published by the American Psychological Association on behalf of the National Association for Rural Mental Health.

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Kale-Tagundaing Station Hospital

The Kale-Tagundaing Station Hospital (ခလယ်-တံခွန်တိုင်တိုက်နယ်ဆေးရုံ, also spelled as Khale - Tagundaing Station Hospital) is a public hospital in Tagondaing, Myanmar.

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Kerry Pawluski

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Kylie Oversen

Kylie Oversen (born February 3, 1989) is the Chair of the Democratic-NPL.

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List of legislation sponsored by Ron Paul

Ron Paul, a Republican United States Congressman from Lake Jackson, Texas, has sponsored many bills in the United States House of Representatives, such as those that would abolish the income tax or the Federal Reserve.

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List of MeSH codes (N01)

The following is a list of the "N" codes for MeSH.

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List of open-source health software

The following is a list of software packages and applications licensed under an open-source license or in the public domain for use in the health care industry.

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Microinsurance

Microinsurance is the protection of low-income people (those living on between approximately $1 and $4 per day(below $4)) against specific perils in exchange for regular premium payment proportionate to the likelihood and cost of the risks involved.

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Modern Healthcare

Modern Healthcare is a weekly, 70,037-circulation business publication targeting executives in the healthcare industry.

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National Rural Health Alliance

The National Rural Health Alliance (NRHA) is Australia's peak non-government organisation for rural and remote health.

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National Rural Health Association

The National Rural Health Association (NRHA) is a national nonprofit professional association in the United States with more than 18,000 members.

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Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, often shortened to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or nicknamed Obamacare, is a United States federal statute enacted by the 111th United States Congress and signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010.

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Research Institute for Tropical Medicine

The Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) is a health research facility based in Muntinlupa, Philippines.

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Rural area

In general, a rural area or countryside is a geographic area that is located outside towns and cities.

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Rural Clinical School of Western Australia

The Rural Clinical School of Western Australia (RCSWA) is a Commonwealth-funded program intended to increase the number of medical graduates interested in rural careers.

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Rural sociology

Rural sociology is a field of sociology traditionally associated with the study of social structure and conflict in rural areas although topical areas such as food and agriculture or natural resource access transcend traditional rural spatial boundaries (Sociology Guide 2011).

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Rurality

Rurality is used as an expression of different rural areas as not being homogeneously defined.

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Sano Sansar Initiative

Sano Sansar Initiative is a global youth-led non-profit organization and a platform for children and youth which was founded in February 2006 by Sagar Aryal in Nepal, to promote environment conservation, advocate children and youth on climate change, sustainable development, Rural Health and Education in the poverty prone 21st Century.

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Telepharmacy

Telepharmacy is the delivery of pharmaceutical care via telecommunications to patients in locations where they may not have direct contact with a pharmacist.

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The Journal of Rural Health

The Journal of Rural Health is a quarterly peer-reviewed medical journal covering rural health.

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United States Department of Health and Human Services

The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), also known as the Health Department, is a cabinet-level department of the U.S. federal government with the goal of protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services.

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University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne is a public research university located in Melbourne, Australia.

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West Virginia University

West Virginia University (WVU) is a public, land-grant, space-grant, research-intensive university in Morgantown, West Virginia, United States.

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Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician

Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician (WEMT) is a type of wilderness emergency medical training that better equips licensed healthcare providers, who typically function almost exclusively in urban environments, to better stabilize, assess, treat, and protect patients in remote and austere environments until definitive medical care is reached.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rural_health

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