Health

  • 121 health´i|ness — health|y «HEHL thee», adjective, health|i|er, health|i|est. 1. having good health; sound; well: »a healthy baby …

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  • 122 Health Volunteers Overseas — Health Volunteers Oversea is a Washington, DC based nonprofit organization with the aim to improve the health care of developing countries by training and educating local health care providers. [ [http://www.catalogueforphilanthropy… …

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  • 123 health service — noun A public service providing medical care, usu free of charge • • • Main Entry: ↑health * * * ˈhealth service [health service] noun a public service providing medical care see also ↑ …

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  • 124 Health lift — Health Health (h[e^]lth), n. [OE. helthe, AS. h[=ae]l[thorn], fr. h[=a]l hale, sound, whole. See {Whole}.] 1. The state of being hale, sound, or whole, in body, mind, or soul; especially, the state of being free from physical disease or pain.… …

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  • 125 Health officer — Health Health (h[e^]lth), n. [OE. helthe, AS. h[=ae]l[thorn], fr. h[=a]l hale, sound, whole. See {Whole}.] 1. The state of being hale, sound, or whole, in body, mind, or soul; especially, the state of being free from physical disease or pain.… …

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  • 126 Health law — is the federal, state, and local law, rules, regulations and other jurisprudence affecting the health care industry and their application to health care patients, providers and payors, and vendors to the health care industry, including without… …

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  • 127 Health New England — is a managed care organization that has been serving western Massachusetts since 1985. Because of its commitment to accountable, personal service, more than 100,000 members and 5,000 employers select HNE as their choice for health care coverage,… …

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  • 128 health visitor — health vis·i·tor .viz ət ər, .viz tər n Brit a trained person who is usu. a qualified nurse and is employed by a local British authority to visit people (as nursing mothers) in their homes and advise them on health matters * * * (public health… …

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  • 129 health insurance — ➔ insurance * * * health insurance UK US noun [U] INSURANCE ► insurance for the cost of medical treatment if you are ill or injured, often paid for by companies for their employees: offer/provide health insurance »Employers with 200 or more… …

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  • 130 health farm — noun A place, usu in the country, where people go to improve their health by dieting, exercise, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑health * * * health farm UK US noun [countable] [singular health farm plural …

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  • 131 Health claims on food labels — are claims by manufacturers of food products that their food will reduce the risk of developing a disease or condition. For example, it is claimed by the manufacturers of oat cereals that oat bran can reduce cholesterol, which will lower the… …

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  • 132 Health Alliance International — (HAI) in a non profit organization based in Seattle, Washington, USA. HAI is an international public health organization, loosely affiliated with the University of Washington, currently working in Mozambique and East Timor. HAI focuses on… …

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  • 133 Health board — might mean in the following countries a current or historical body concerned with health services and/or public health. *Australia *Canada *Denmark a National Board of Health *England a Board of Health (obsolete by 1894) *Republic of Ireland a… …

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  • 134 Health Net Pro Cycling Team — Presented by Maxxis ( UCI identifier : HNM) is a professional road bicycle racing team, run by Momentum Sports Group and based in the United States. The team is sponsored by Health Net, Maxxis, Cannondale, Shimano, Diadora, Speedplay, Ritchey,… …

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  • 135 Health Care Service Corporation — (HCSC), founded in 1936, is a non investor owned mutual insurance company that operates the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans in Illinois, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.With about 13 million members in its health plans, HCSC is the largest non… …

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  • 136 health maintenance organization — noun closed medical organization, closed medical panel, controlled medical coverage, HMO, supervised medical care Generally group health care coverage, health maintenance coverage Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 health maint …

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  • 137 Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act — n. A federal law enacted in 1996 that allows many workers to maintain health insurance coverage when they lose or change jobs and that protects the privacy of health data. abbrv. HIPAA The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint… …

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  • 138 Health Service — ˈHealth ˌService noun another name for the National Health Service, the national government system for health care in Britain; =nhs: • a management position in the Health Service * * * health service UK US noun ► [C] a service that provides… …

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  • 139 Health in Eritrea — is generally poor as it remains one of the poorest countries in the world. About one third of the population lives in extreme poverty, and more than half survives on less than US$1 per day. Health care and welfare resources generally are believed …

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  • 140 Health consumerism — is a movement which advocates patients’ involvement in their own health care decisions. It is a movement from the “doctor says/patient does” model to a partnership model. Health consumerism tries to encourage health information empowerment and… …

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