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health centre

(in Britain) premises, owned by a local authority, providing health care for the local community and usually housing a group practice, nursing staff, a child-health clinic, X-ray facilities, etc.
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The uncertainty in funding is hard for the 70 employees and 5,000 patients that really look to us for their health care," said Cindy Smith, CEO of Bullhook Community Health Center in Havre.
According to the details, on the special directives of Chief Executive HCC, director Hazara region started inspection of the health centers of district Haripur where many health centers were working illegally, some
Valenzuela residents can now expect consistent health-care services when they drop by the city's health centers which are compliant with standards set by the Department of Health (DOH) and World Health Organization (WHO).
Capital Development--Building Capacity Program Grantee Organization City State Award El Rio Santa Cruz Neighborhood Tucson Arizona $5,000,000 Health Center Capital Development--Immediate Facility Improvement Program Grantee Organization City State Award EL Rio Santa Cruz Neighborhood Tucson Arizona $494,638 Health Center North Country Healthcare, Inc.
Wasit Health Center will open during the weekends as follows: Fridays from 8.
The Ministry announced in a statement today that Health Centers were fully equipped with the necessary medication for treatment according to an adopted therapeutic protocol, noting that all doctors were directed to follow and deal with patients with this protocol, only sever cases are to be referred to the SMC emergency for necessary actions.
For example, a health center which is serving migrant and seasonal farmworkers may need to offer appointments after normal work hours based on input/feedback from patients.
The target groups were 200 pregnant women (100 pregnant women from each health center plus the health providers and selected staff from each health center).
the Community Health Center Construction Program gets them one step closer to meeting those needs," says Jill Hayden, the director of state government affairs at the Illinois Primary Care Association.
The creation of the Arkansas Health Center Controlled Network provides Arkansas CHCs the opportunity to be on the leading edge of implementing available technologies which positively impacts the delivery of patient care and improves patient health outcomes," says Sip Mouden, CEO of Community Health Centers of Arkansas.
Anthes, president and CEO at Family Health Center, said her clinic is seeing patients who are deciding between using money for medications or buying food, and pregnant patients who are missing prenatal care visits because they cannot get transportation to their appointments.
Overall, community health center patients spent an average of $2,569 for health care in 2004, compared with $4,379 for those who obtained office-based medical care elsewhere, said Stephen Petterson, Ph.

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