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Medicine, School of Medicine, School of Key measures: Positive Outcomes: 100%, Graduate prospects: 98.5%, Graduate employment: 98.5% Graduate destinations: Work Full-time: 98%, Work Part-time: 1%, Work & Study: 1%, Further study: 0%, Unemployed: 0% Top industry sectors: Measuring The Health Of Nations: Updating An Earlier Analysis PROLOGUE: Approaches to measuring health system performance can be as numerous as the systems themselves are complex. Health care disparities research illuminates one such prism through which to view systemic effectiveness. In 2006 the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) issued the most recent National Healthcare Disparities Report—the first national initiative measuring differences in access to and use of health services among races and ethnicities.

University of Leeds Careers Centre Blog Sophie Goddard graduated from Leeds with a BA in Geography in 2013 and successfully gained a place on the NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme. Here she shares her experiences and tips on the application process. My role Act FAST shows anyone can be a stroke saver The Act FAST campaign, which aims to raise awareness of the signs of stroke, will air its TV advert today. The advert shows the symptoms we should look for to identify someone suffering from a stroke, making everyone a potential stroke saver. Watch the TV advert: The common symptoms of stroke are: facial weakness - can the person smile? Has their mouth or eye drooped?

Home Incidence of TB in Cattle, Great Britain - Data to January 2014 Release time: 9:30am Agriculture and Environment | Environment, Food and Rural Affairs | GB What can I do with a health studies degree? A health studies degree covers a broad range of healthcare issues allowing for careers in social care, leisure, education and health promotion and management... Job options Jobs directly related to your degree include: Jobs where your degree would be useful include: Remember that many employers accept applications from graduates with any degree subject, so don't restrict your thinking to the jobs listed here. Work experience Innovation In Care Transitions: Who’s Buying? A few weeks ago Lisa Suennen, founding partner of Psilos Group and fledging best-seller author, wrote ”Times of massive system transformation, such as we are in today, pave the way for new market entrants and disruptive technologies a la Clayton Christensen’s stories about other industries that have endured dramatic change. ” She was talking about health insurance exchanges, but could just as well have been talking about care transitions. Health 2.0 Advisors is the Innovation Analytics and Acceleration business unit of Health 2.0, helping companies make sense of the – often ‘noisy’ – innovation landscape. Recently, innovation in care transition improvement became an important area of demand among hospitals and many startups have been developing new technologies, tools, and solutions to improve care transitions. Check out the special presentation of highlights from this report during the mHealth Summit in Washington D.C. on the 8th. Filed Under: Health 2.0, THCB Dec 5, 2013

Health service manager: job description Health service managers are responsible for the strategic, financial and day-to-day management of general practitioner, local authority and hospital health services. What does a health service manager do? Typical employers | Qualifications and training | Key skills The National Health Service (NHS) and private clinics and hospitals employ health service managers. Some managers specialise in a specific area such as finance, human resources or IT.

Healthcare, School of Healthcare, School of Key measures: Positive Outcomes: 98%, Graduate prospects: 98.4%, Graduate employment: 100% Graduate destinations: Work Full-time: 89%, Work Part-time: 5%, Work & Study: 1%, Further study: 3%, Unemployed: 2% Top industry sectors:

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