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Health Impact Assessment

Jason Corburn

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Health Impact Assessment Introduction Health impact assessment (HIA) is often defined as a combination of procedures, methods, and tools that ...

Health in All Policies

Louise St-Pierre

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Health in All Policies Introduction The phrase Health in All Policies (HiAP) became popular during Finland’s presidency of the European Union ...

Health in All Policies in European Countries

Tapani Melkas, Marita Sihto

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Health in All Policies in European CountriesIntroductionHealth in All Policies (HiAP) can be summarized as systematic, integrated work for health in a...

Health Literacy

Rima Rudd, Lindsay Schubiner

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Health Literacy Introduction Health literacy represents a new field of inquiry at the intersection of individuals’ literacy skills and health sys...

Health Literacy and Non-Communicable Diseases

Sandra Vamos, Jim Frankish

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Health Literacy and Noncommunicable Diseases Introduction Health literacy is an essential capacity for living a healthy life. Limited levels o...

Health Measurement Scales

F. Douglas Scutchfield, Alex F. Howard, Robert M. Shapiro

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Health Measurement Scales Introduction “What gets measured gets done,” as the old adage says. The measurement of health and health status is a key ...

Health Planning

F. Douglas Scutchfield, Alex F. Howard, Robert M. Shapiro

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Health Planning Introduction Health planning represents the first step in an orderly process to accomplish the things necessary to improve the he...

Health Promoting Hospitals

Christina Dietscher, Jürgen Pelikan, Hermann Schmied

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Health-Promoting Hospitals Introduction “Health Promoting Hospitals” (and health services) (HPH) is a hospital reform concept developed in Eur...

Health Promotion

Lawrence W. Green

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Health Promotion Introduction While the scope and definition of health promotion continues to evolve, international consensus has settled on some...

Health Promotion Foundations

May Myat Cho

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2018-04-26

Health Promotion FoundationsIntroductionWith the emerging global health priorities in the early 21st century, health promotion increasingly has become...

Health Promotion Workforce Capacity

Margaret M. Barry, Barbara Battel-Kirk, Colette Dempsey

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Health Promotion Workforce CapacityThis article was revised by Barbara Battel-Kirk, Colette Dempsey, and Margaret M. Barry on 28 March 2018. The revis...

Health Promotion Workforce Capacity

Barbara Battel-Kirk, Colette Dempsey, Margaret M. Barry

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Health Promotion Workforce CapacityBarbara Battel-Kirk, Colette Dempsey, and Margaret M. Barry updated this article on 28 March 2018. It was originall...

Health Systems of Low and Middle-Income Countries, The

Anne Mills

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2020-09-24

The Health Systems of Low- and Middle-Income CountriesIntroduction“Health system” is a term generally considered to be relatively recent. It is define...

Healthy People Initiative

Graham Colditz, Carolyn R. T. Stoll

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Healthy People Initiative Introduction The Healthy People initiative is a program of national health objectives set by the US Department of He...

Healthy Public Policy

Patrick Harris, Marilyn Wise

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2020-03-25

Healthy Public PolicyIntroductionHealthy public policy (HPP) became an important idea in the 1980s. The concept can be traced primarily to Nancy Milio...

Hepatitis C

Benjamin Maasoumy, Markus Cornberg

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Hepatitis C Introduction The hepatitis C virus (HCV) is an uncoated, single-stranded, positive-sense ribonucleic acid (RNA) virus that belongs...

High Risk Prevention Strategies

Andrew Wilson, Pippy Barnett, Samantha Rowbotham, Sonia Wutzke

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

High Risk Prevention StrategiesIntroductionSimply stated, high risk prevention strategies aim to identify individuals or groups who are likely to have...


Holly A. Holtzen

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Homelessness Introduction Homelessness has existed throughout human history, and as far back as the 17th century in the United States. The cau...

Human Rights, Health and

Jonathan Todres

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Health and Human RightsIntroductionThe fields of health and human rights intersect in important ways. Both aim to advance human well-being. Health sta...

IANPHI and National Public Health Institutes

Ellen Whitney, Katherine Seib, Jessica Blackburn, Jacob Clemente, Courtenay M. Dusenbury, Jeffrey P. Koplan

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2020-04-22

IANPHI and National Public Health InstitutesIntroductionMore than one hundred countries around the world have established national public health insti...

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