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Study of populations

Demography

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Study of populations

Demography

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The aggregated health of a population
Ex: town state nation or planet

Community health

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Health status is monitored also by

Statistics

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Intl standards for sanitation Immunizations water purification chemical safety and infectious diseases

WHO
World health organization

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Intl standards for sanitation Immunizations water purification chemical safety and infectious diseases

WHO
World health organization

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Helps children all over the world with nutrition , provide low cost foods, support education, immunization programs, safe water and infant rehydration

UNICEF
United Nations children's fund

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Helps children all over the world with nutrition , provide low cost foods, support education, immunization programs, safe water and infant rehydration

UNICEF
United Nations children's fund

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Name the 8 achievements of the United States Public Health Service USPHS

-vaccinations
-motor vehicle safety
-safer workplace
-control infectious diseases
- coronary heart disease and stroke decline
- healthier moms an babies
- tobacco problems

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An office that provides leadership and coordination across agencies such as NHIC and ODPHP

OPHS
Office of public health

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Name the agencies of OPHS
Office of public health

- surgeon an general
-women's health
-emergency preparedness
-national health info ctr NHIC
- national vaccine program
- president council of physical fitness and sports
- disease prevention an health promotion office ODPHP

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A service of the OPHS that provides health info to consumers and health care professionals

NHIC
National health information center

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A service of the OPHS that provides health info to consumers and health care professionals

NHIC
National health information center

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DHHS

Department of health and human services

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DHHS

Department of health and human services

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Under DHHS
Provides services and assistance to needy children and families

Administration for children and families
ACF

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Under DHHS
Provides services to Elderly as in promoting independence and delivering meals to home

Administration for aging
ADA

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Under DHHS
Provides services to Elderly as in promoting independence and delivering meals to home

Administration for aging
ADA

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Under DHHS
Provides research designed to improve quality of healthcare including info on costs and client safety

Agency for healthcare research and quality AHRQ

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Under DHHS
Provides research designed to improve quality of healthcare including info on costs and client safety

Agency for healthcare research and quality AHRQ

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Under the DHHS
Provides information assessments and educational training related to the US environmental protection agency EPA

Agency for toxic substances and disease registry ATSDR

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Under the DHHS
Provides information assessments and educational training related to the US environmental protection agency EPA

Agency for toxic substances and disease registry ATSDR

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Under the DHHS
Provides health surveillance to monitor and prevent Outbreaks of diseases: guards against intl disease: Immunizations

CDC
Center for disease control and prevention

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Under the DHHS
Provides health surveillance to monitor and prevent Outbreaks of diseases: guards against intl disease: Immunizations

CDC
Center for disease control and prevention

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Maintains national health statistics

CDC
Center for disease control and prevention

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Under the DHHS
Administers the Medicare and Medicaid programs and children health insurance programs

CMS
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid services

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Under the DHHS
Provides for safety of foods and cosmetics and the safety effectiveness of pharmaceuticals , biological products and medical devices

FDA
Food and drug administration

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Under DHHS
Provides health resources for medically under served populations such as migrant workers the homeless and residents of public housing

HRSA
Health resources and services administration

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Under DHHS
Provides health resources for medically under served populations such as migrant workers the homeless and residents of public housing

HRSA
Health resources and services administration

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Under DHHS
Oversees the national organ transplantation system provides services to decrease infant mortality and improve health of children and people with AIDS

HRSA
Health resources and services administration

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Under DHHS
Provides a network of hospitals & health centers and stations for American Indians and Alaskan natives about 557 recognized tribes

IHS
Indian health services

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Under DHHS
Provides a network of hospitals & health centers and stations for American Indians and Alaskan natives about 557 recognized tribes

IHS
Indian health services

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Under DHHS
Provides for research projects in 27 separate institutes for thousands of health related subjects

NIH
National institute of health

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Under DHHS
Provides services to improve the quality and availability of substance abuse prevention addiction treatment and mental health services

SAMHSA
Substance abuse and mental health service administration

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Under DHHS
Provides services to improve the quality and availability of substance abuse prevention addiction treatment and mental health services

SAMHSA
Substance abuse and mental health service administration

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This organizations mission is to promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease injury and disability

CDC
Center for disease control and prevention

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This organizations mission is to promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease injury and disability

CDC
Center for disease control and prevention

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An advocate for environmental health promotion and education

CDC
Center for disease control

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Three rules of the CDC
Center for disease control

-investigate disease outbreaks
-providing current & accurate health related info
-fostering cooperative relationships with other organizations to combat dangerous environment exposures

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Three rules of the CDC
Center for disease control

-investigate disease outbreaks
-providing current & accurate health related info
-fostering cooperative relationships with other organizations to combat dangerous environment exposures

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Organizations under CDC

National centers for
- birth defect
- disease prevention
- HIV STD TB prevention
- infectious disease
- injury prevention & control
- immunization program

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Organizations under CDC

National centers for
- birth defect
- disease prevention
- HIV STD TB prevention
- infectious disease
- injury prevention & control
- immunization program

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This organizations mission is to promote and protect public health and consumers by monitoring products safety before sold

FDA
Food and drug administration

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This organizations mission is to promote and protect public health and consumers by monitoring products safety before sold

FDA
Food and drug administration

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Organization which establish performance standards for machines such as mammography equipment, microwave ovens,

FDA
Food an drug administration

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Organization which establish performance standards for machines such as mammography equipment, microwave ovens,

FDA
Food an drug administration

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Organization which establish safety practices in blood drawing
And established accurate truthful labeling for prescription drugs, food, dietary supplements

FDA
Food and drug administration

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This organizations mission is to uncover new knowledge that will lead to better health to everyone and holds 27 separate centers and institutes which
Conduct research and training
And share medical knowledge

NIH
National institute if health

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This organizations mission is to uncover new knowledge that will lead to better health to everyone and holds 27 separate centers and institutes which
Conduct research and training
And share medical knowledge

NIH
National institute if health

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Established in 1993
A separate institute for nursing research recognizing the importance of the uniqueness of the field of nursing

NINR
National institute for nursing research

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Established in 1993
A separate institute for nursing research recognizing the importance of the uniqueness of the field of nursing

NINR
National institute for nursing research

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Ionizing waves of energy that penetrates objects

Radiation

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Ionizing waves of energy that penetrates objects

Radiation

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Wastes that are infectious and harmful to humans

Bio hazardous

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Subgroups with special healthcare needs

Target populations

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A group of individuals that interact with each other for mutual benefit

Community

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A group of individuals that interact with each other for mutual benefit

Community

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Family focused healthcare emphasizing education and healthy lifestyles

Primary healthcare

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A study of populations that examines dynamic balances

Demography

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Lead poisoning

Plumbism

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Lead poisoning

Plumbism

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Byproduct of the disintegration of radium

Radon

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Another name for ecology the study of relationship between living beings and their environment

Bionomics

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Another name for ecology the study of relationship between living beings and their environment

Bionomics

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Te aggregated health of a population

Community health

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Contamination and impurity

Pollution

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Contamination and impurity

Pollution

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A subdivision of the DOL assists with financial compensation for a worker who has been injured at work

Workers compensation

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A subdivision of the DOL assists with financial compensation for a worker who has been injured at work

Workers compensation

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Ensures the education and protection of healthcare workers

Standard precautions

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Ensures the education and protection of healthcare workers

Standard precautions

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Precautions related to airborne droplet and contact pathogens

Transmission based precautions