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Indian health service

United States. General Accounting Office

Indian health service

funding based on historical patterns, not need : report to Congressional requesters

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Health and hygiene,
  • Medical care -- United States -- Finance

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIndian health service funding
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office. Human Resources Division.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. ;
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14536991M
    OCLC/WorldCa24842674

    The Indian Health Service (IHS) obtains the files from NCHS and adds IHS administrative geographic codes to each record (IHS area and IHS service unit geographic codes. The linked birth/infant death matched record data available is by State and county of residence. Data variables include the same as those on the national linked birth/infant. Indian Health Service - Whiteriver Indian Hospital in Whiteriver, AZ - Get directions, phone number, research physicians, and compare hospital ratings for Indian Health Service - .

    I have enjoyed being a Clinical Pharmacist with the Colville Indian Health Clinic since When not in the clinic, I enjoy gardening, learning about various topics or skills, volunteering as Vice-Chairman of the Board and Webmaster of a local church, and spending quality time with my wife and three young children. The Indian Constitution makes the provision of healthcare in India the responsibility of the state governments, rather than the central federal government. It makes every state responsible for "raising the level of nutrition and the standard of living of its people and the improvement of public health as among its primary duties".. The National Health Policy was endorsed by the Parliament of.

    Indian Health Service Hospital & Health Care Rockville, MD 23, followers To raise the physical, mental, social, and spiritual health of American Indians and Alaska Natives to the highest d: In , the U.S. Government established the Indian Health Service (IHS) within the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). The IHS mission is to provide a comprehensive health service delivery system for American Indians and Alaska Natives "‥ with opportunity for maximum Tribal involvement in developing and managing programs to meet.


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Indian health service by United States. General Accounting Office Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Indian Health Service (IHS), an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services, is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives. The provision of health services to members of federally-recognized Tribes grew out of the special government-to-government relationship between the federal government and Indian Tribes.

"This very needed book gives an overview of the history and current state of American Indian health with an emphasis on the role of the Indian Health Service. The book is important reading for scholars and students of public health and Indian policy, and it offers valuable insights to those working in public health programs in the developing world.5/5(2).

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The Indian Health Service (IHS) is an operating division (OPDIV) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). IHS is responsible for providing direct medical and public health services to members of federally-recognized Native American Tribes and Alaska Native is the principal federal health care provider and health advocate for Indian arters: Fishers Lane, North.

Indian Health Service Oral Health Program Guide Chapter 8 - 2 Dental Clinic Efficiency and Effectiveness Chapter 8, IHS Oral Health Program Guide Dental Clinic Efficiency and Effectiveness Table of Contents A.

Introduction, Background, and Purpose B. Patient Flow and Control of File Size: KB. First ‘Gold Book’ report on Indian Health is published. The Indian Health Service issues the “Gold Book,” its first annual report to Congress about its efforts to improve Indian health.

Indian health service book Theme Federal-Tribal Relations Region Arctic, California, Great Basin, Great Plains, Northeast, Northwest Coast, Plateau, Southeast, Southwest.

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY – INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE HOSPITALS: LONGSTANDING CHALLENGES WARRANT FOCUSED ATTENTION TO SUPPORT QUALITY CARE. OEI WHY WE DID THIS STUDY. We conducted this study and its companion, Indian Health Service Hospitals: More Monitoring Needed to Ensure Quality Care (OEI), in response to concerns about the.

This publication presents tables and charts that describe the Indian Health Service program, and the health status of American Indians and Alaska Natives. Information pertaining to the IHS structure, American Indian and Alaska Native demography, patient care, and community health are included.

Current and trend information are presented, and comparisons to other population groups are made. Landover, MD (PRWEB) Octo The PHS Commissioned Officers Foundation is pleased to announce the publication of our third book, "Caring & Curing: A History of the Indian Health Service," by James P.

Rife, a senior historian with History Associates, and Captain Alan J. Dellapenna, Jr., USPHS of the Indian Health Service. Indian Health Service Today. The Indian Health Service (IHS) began on July 1,a year after the transfer of Native American health services from the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) to the Public Health Service (PHS).

However, IHS publications appeared with greater frequency in the s and s. A selection of these are shown here. InIndian Health Service spending for patient health services was $2, a person, compared with $7, for health care spending nationally.

American Indian Health Program (AIHP) (Health Plan ID #) American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) enrolled in AHCCCS or Children's Health Insurance Program (KidsCare) may choose to receive their coverage through the AHCCCS American Indian Health Program (AIHP) or one of the AHCCCS-contracted managed health plans called AHCCCS Complete Care Plans ("ACC").

Norma Thomas, a resident of the Duck Valley Indian Reservation, talks with physician David Simons at the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes Owyhee Community Health Facility in. Indian Health Service.

The Indian Health Service provides federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives. Agency Details Website: Indian Health Service.

Contact: Contact the Indian Health Service. Indian Health Service Phone Directory. Local Offices: Find a Facility Near You. Main Address: Thompson Ave.

Caring and Curing: A History of the Indian Health Service. James P. Rife, Alan J. Dellapenna. PHS COF, Preview this book Caring and Curing: A History of the Indian Health Service: Authors: James P. Rife, Alan J. Dellapenna: Contributor. Decem — The Indian Health Service’s limited resources are both a sore point and a strength, says its director, Yvette Roubideaux.

They’re a sore point, says Roubideaux, AB ’85, MD ’89, MPH ’97—appointed head of the $4 billion-a-year agency in —because it’s tough to offer competitive salaries to recruit and. A former top executive at an Indian Health Service hospital has been indicted in connection with a sex abuse scandal in South Dakota.

Wehnona Stabler, who is a citizen of the Omaha Tribe, allegedly accepted $5, in cash when she served as chief executive officer of the Pine Ridge Hospital on the Pine Ridge failed to report the gift as required by federal law, according to a. Indian Health Service (IHS): The Indian Health Service (IHS), an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services, is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives.

The provision of health services to members of federally-recognized tribes grew out of the special government-to-government relationship between the federal.

Get this from a library. Bureau of Medical Services, Indian Health Service, National Health Service Corps: grow with us. [United States. Health Services Administration.]. In July ofthe Indian Health Service (IHS) was officially established, reporting to the Surgeon General.

James R. Shaw, a Commissioned Corps physician who was assigned as a public health advisor to the BIA inbecame the first IHS Director in He focused on three things: 1) improving the quality of clinical care, 2) expanding.Most health care for members of federally recognized Indian tribes continues to be provided by the Indian Health Service (IHS).

Through what is termed self-determination 1 and self-governance, 2 the tribes themselves are providing an increasing proportion of direct health care to Indians through payment arrangements with the IHS. A shift of Indian health services to the private sector is now Cited by: 4.

The new Indian Health Facility Guidelines (HFG-India) are available for viewing and free download through this web site. Users may download the guidelines in large PDF files, or select only the relevant parts and associated components.

For quick access to the guidelines index page, click on "View Index" button below.