Psychosocial Support

COVID-19 SITUATION REPORT #7 | 7/14/2020

… mental health consequences of the pandemic, three actions were recommended – (a) apply a whole-of-society approach to promote, protect and care for mental health, (b) ensure widespread availability of emergency mental health and psychosocial support , and (c) support recovery from covid-19 by building mental health services for the future.2 In remarks echoed by the President of General Assembly, the Secretary General called for religious leaders to promote …

Head, Gender and Children Unit (P-4) job in The Hague, Netherlands | 7/14/2020

… to sexual and gender violence and violence against children. It contributes to preliminary examinations, investigations and prosecutions of sexual and gender-based crimes and crimes against and affecting children. The unit provides legal and psychosocial support to Integrated Teams and contributes to the development of policies, protocols and guidelines on sexual and gender violence, violence crimes against and affecting children, and the well-being of victims and witnesses. Additionally, the …

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UP CoPES helps build psychosocial resilience of self and others | 7/14/2020

… the inner strength and ingenuity of individuals and communities. With respect to the University, the project works to equip students, faculty, staff members, and alumni of UP with the knowledge and skills to offer psychosocial support to themselves, their families, their peers, and communities. A System of Support UP CoPES is the system-wide umbrella committee for various psychosocial support programs being implemented by Pahinungod in UP’s constituent universities. It …

Head of Office - North East at Search For Common Ground’s International | 7/13/2020

… early response system, promoting the role of youth and women in preventing violent extremism, supporting return and reintegration of internally displaced people and refugees, COVID-19 Communication initiatives, and supporting social cohesion and providing psychosocial support . Activities in these areas include capacity building, dialogues, peace architecture, media programming, trainings and forums targeted at other Humanitarian and Development actors, participatory theatre and collaborative joint activities. We are searching for… We are …

Over 60,000 receive counselling through teletherapy helpline | 7/12/2020

… the teletherapy helpline set up by the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro-Sciences (NIMHANS). The Central government had, in collaboration with NIMHANS, launched a national helpline (080-46110007) on March 30 to provide psychosocial support counselling. It is available in several vernacular languages.NIMHANS Director B.N. Gangadhar said that the lockdown and fear of contracting the deadly disease has increased anxiety and depression among people.”We have received three lakh …

COVID-19: WHO’s Effort in Tackling mental health during isolation is Worth Commending-Patient Appreciates WHO - Africa Security Investigation | 7/11/2020

… minimum contact with other infected persons and none with people from outside. Being in isolation was really one of my lowest points as I began feeling depressed and worried about my situation. Fortunately, the psychosocial support provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) Stress Counsellor; Dr David Igbokwe went a long way in helping me cope with the situation. He reached out to me on a daily basis, prompted me …

Over 60,000 people counselled through govt’s teletherapy helpline | 7/11/2020

… Health and Neuro-Sciences (NIMHANS) on the mental issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown.The Central government had, in collaboration with NIMHANS, launched a national helpline (080-46110007) on March 30 to provide psychosocial support counselling.It is available in several vernacular languages.NIMHANS Director B.N. Gangadhar said that the lockdown and fear of contracting the deadly disease has increased anxiety and depression among people.”We have received three lakh distress …

NetHope brings critical connectivity to disaster response in the Bahamas | 7/10/2020

… US-based global humanitarian response organization with more than 35 years of experience responding to major disasters and crises. We sent an emergency response team (ERT) consisting of doctors, nurses, logisticians, mental health and psychosocial support services specialists, and water, sanitation and hygiene specialists to support the Bahamian disaster response. Our ERT established an emergency treatment facility at High Rock, Grand Bahama, and sent mobile medical teams into the field …

Ladies Who Launch: Shweta Verma and her journey as a socialpreneur and co-founder of Ginny’s Planet | 7/10/2020

… of us has an experience of 18 years in the social sector. I have worked in the area of disability rights and mental health since 2002. My work has interacted with child rights, gender, & psychosocial support in post disaster scenarios. Along with this my research degree (PhD) helps me take the workshops on research & inquiry forward with children with ease. My entrepreneurial perspective was strengthened through SSE India fellowship in …

Area Program Manager Tripoli (Temporary position) | 7/10/2020

… implementing programs supporting mixed migrants, IDPs and vulnerable host communities through service provision. This include center-based and outreach protection activities (including child protection and GBV), warehouse management, non-food distributions, awareness-raising activities, psychosocial support , referrals to external services, cash assistance, non-formal education Following the registration obtained in January 2019, Cesvi is now expanding its action in Tunisia. New operations in the country are expected by the end …

World: Quality of Care in Humanitarian Settings (June 2020) | 7/10/2020

Background Improving the quality of humanitarian health response has been a continuous goal for the humanitarian community. The development of global standards such as Sphere, the Inter Agency Field Manual for Reproductive Health in Emergencies and IASC Guidelines for Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) in Emergency Settings are one part of this and are widely used and accepted as standards to achieve in humanitarian settings. Quality of Care is …

Former Mayor raises almost £14,000 for charity | 7/10/2020

… Brian Tierney at the start of June, chose the Koram Centre and Foyle Women’s Aid as her Mayoral charities for her year as First Citizen. The Koram Centre offers a professional counselling, psychotherapy and psychosocial support service in Strabane and the surrounding areas. Foyle Women’s Aid is a charity based in Derry which focuses on eliminating domestic abuse and sexual violence through raising awareness and offering preventive educational advice and …

Coronavirus morning update: Storm ‘is now arriving’, and Western Cape premier tests positive | Health24 | 7/9/2020

… or social class,” Mkhize said. As pressure mounts on Gauteng hospitals to cope with the current surge in Covid-19 cases, hospitals in both the public and private sector are offering counselling and other psychosocial support to healthcare workers. The health department is using an external service provider to offer therapy to healthcare workers in need. Private hospital groups Netcare, Mediclinic and Life Healthcare are also offering various forms of …

Bangalore - SUMUKHA HOME NURSING | 7/9/2020

Sumukha in home Cancer care Services & Caregivers: Psychosocial support through therapeutic communication and intervention. • Pain Assessment and Symptom Management. • Educating family members and patient • Preparing/Escorting patients for radiation therapy • Care of skin and wound incurred due to radiation For more information contact us Thanks & Regards …

Refugees deliver mental health services to locked down camps in Iraq | 7/8/2020

Accommodation in the fortress-like structure is cramped, with little natural light, but Falak has learned skills to help her cope, and, since 2017 she has been sharing them with other refugees at Akre through her role as a community worker with the UN Refugee Agency’s mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) unit. “It’s a place where you see a lot of pain in people,” she says. “It gives me …

UNHCR – Refugees deliver mental health services to locked down camps in Iraq | 7/8/2020

… learned skills to help her cope, and, since 2017 she has been sharing them with other refugees at Akre through her role as a community worker with the UN Refugee Agency’s mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) unit. “It’s a place where you see a lot of pain in people,” she says. “It gives me a feeling of fulfillment when I see that people are trusting me and coming back …

Refugees deliver mental health services to locked down camps in Iraq - UNHCR | 7/8/2020

… learned skills to help her cope, and, since 2017 she has been sharing them with other refugees at Akre through her role as a community worker with the UN Refugee Agency’s mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) unit. “It’s a place where you see a lot of pain in people,” she says. “It gives me a feeling of fulfillment when I see that people are trusting me and coming back …

Afghanistan: COVID-19 Multi-Sectoral Response Operational Situation Report, 8 July 2020 | 7/8/2020

… have died and 20,305 have recovered. Since the start of March, partners have screened 489,242 people at points-of-entry, delivered WASH assistance to more than 2 million people and reached 190,615 people with psychosocial support to cope with the mental health effects of COVID-19 across the country. SITUATION OVERVIEW MoPH data shows that as of 8 July, 33,594 people across all 34 provinces in Afghanistan have tested positive …

Afghanistan COVID-19 Multi-Sectoral Response | Operational Situation Report | 08 July 2020 | 7/8/2020

… have died and 20,305 have recovered. Since the start of March, partners have screened 489,242 people at points-of-entry, delivered WASH assistance to more than 2 million people and reached 190,615 people with psychosocial support to cope with the mental health effects of COVID-19 across the country. SITUATION OVERVIEW MoPH data shows that as of 8 July, 33,594 people across all 34 provinces in Afghanistan have tested positive …

Psychosocial Officer | 7/8/2020

… experience, IMC currently implements a Health intervention in Gaza to help fill some of the existing gaps. Job Purpose The Psychosocial Officer will support the current IMC Health programming in Gaza by providing basic psychosocial support and develop appropriate referral pathways according to identified needs in line with key IMC and International guidance. Main Responsibilities To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function …

Senior Protection Officer - (Somali Nationals) | 7/7/2020

… related to the implementation of the GBV/Protection program, ensure timely and quality implementation of the work plan in coordination with protection teams, Ensure essential, life-saving GBV services, including comprehensive case management and psychosocial support , is available in line with international standards and closely monitored with a view of gathering information to inform programming priorities, attend cluster meetings and other coordination forums, and liaise with government and non-governmental …

Finding calm in a teacup | 7/7/2020

… deeply transformed the emotional landscape of many people. Stress, anxiety and depression are becoming constant companions of those afflicted. Authorities and experts recognise this problem, and many agencies and non-governmental organisations are offering psychosocial support through various hotlines and online platforms for frontliners and members of the public who are traumatised by the pandemic and the Movement Control Order (MCO) period of our country. On the other hand, humans …

Govt Gets Shs55b Grant to Facilitate Learning During School Closure | 7/7/2020

… project, the Ministry of Education will develop key messages awareness and health safeguarding messages to be delivered to students, teachers, parents, and community members through SMS, TV, and radio. “The awareness campaign will promote psychosocial support and referrals for case management for teachers and students as well as identify and report high risks children and teachers face in the community,” the project brief states in part. The project is expected …

IOM organizes double return flight between Belize and El Salvador | 7/7/2020

… a big step in the right direction for the dignified return of migrants in the region.” Before the repatriation, IOM staff in both countries provided humanitarian assistance to the returning migrants, including medical and psychosocial support , lodging, food, hygiene kits, and protective gear (masks, face shields, and hand sanitizer). Interviews were conducted remotely, and operations followed the security protocols established by the governments of El Salvador and Belize, including a …

Education in Emergencies Programme Specialist | 7/7/2020

… International Rescue Committee (IRC) looking to bring playful learning to 800,000 refugee and host-community children age 3 – 12+ across Ethiopia, Uganda, and Tanzania. PlayMatters emphasizes Learning through Play (LtP) and Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) to achieve a holistic set of outcomes among children. Key tasks of the position include: · Jointly lead on providing technical assistance to the PlayMatters programme · Provide technical assistance to Plan International Country Offices …

COVID-19

AbbVie Announces 26 Nonprofits Selected for the COVID-19 Community Resilience Fund | PR Newswire | 5/21/2020

… AbbVie, a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, today announced donations to 26 nonprofit organizations totaling $5 million to support immediate COVID-19 relief efforts. Through support from the newly created AbbVie COVID-19 Community Resilience … families to vital resources, including emergency food, public benefits and psychosocial support. YMCA Buffalo Niagara serves more than 2,800 children and families in Western New York . Will use donation for school districts providing emergency childcare …

Department of Health and Human Services

UPDATED Coronavirus tracker: Oscar, Uno partner on MA financial assistance; HHS awards more than $580M to expand testing | FierceHealthcare | 5/7/2020

… 583 million for testing The Trump administration awarded $583 million to boost COVID-19 testing around the U.S. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA … 500,000 to Americares for its COVID-19 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Project, and a $300,000 grant to Crisis Text Line’s For the Frontlines initiative, which offers around-the-clock mental health supports to frontline …

Medicare

UPDATED Coronavirus tracker: Oscar, Uno partner on MA financial assistance; HHS awards more than $580M to expand testing | FierceHealthcare | 5/7/2020

UPDATED: Thursday, May 7 at 1:55 p.m. Oscar, Uno partner to offer financial assistance to Medicare Advantage members Oscar has teamed up with Uno Health to officer financial assistance to its Medicare Advantage members impacted … 500,000 to Americares for its COVID-19 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Project, and a $300,000 grant to Crisis Text Line’s For the Frontlines initiative, which offers around-the-clock mental health supports to frontline …

Mental Health

CVS Health commits to flattening the second curve of the COVID-19 pandemic | 5/4/2020

… Sverige CVS Health commits to flattening the second curve of the COVID-19 pandemic Company to increase access to critical mental health services for front-line workers impacted by COVID-19 with over $1 million … targeted financial support: Supporting Americares COVID-19 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) Project with a $500,000 contribution from the Aetna Foundation to help frontline health care workers, particularly those who serve low-income populations …

CDC

Alleviating Confusion around Pain Management Recommendations | PR Newswire | 4/7/2020

… Network ® ( NCCN ® ), American Society of Clinical Oncology ( ASCO ), American Society of Hematology ( ASH ), and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The article describes the results of a meeting among the aforementioned groups, along with … and safer use of opioid analgesics Optimization of adjuvant analgesics, psychosocial support, and interventional therapies in conjunction with opioid therapy Gradual opioid dose reduction, when indicated, to prevent withdrawal symptoms The article also calls for …

Food and Drug Administration

Alleviating Confusion around Pain Management Recommendations | PR Newswire | 4/7/2020

… Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The article describes the results of a meeting among the aforementioned groups, along with then-Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner, Scott Gottlieb , MD. The organizations are working together to … and safer use of opioid analgesics Optimization of adjuvant analgesics, psychosocial support, and interventional therapies in conjunction with opioid therapy Gradual opioid dose reduction, when indicated, to prevent withdrawal symptoms The article also calls for …

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Alleviating Confusion around Pain Management Recommendations | PR Newswire | 4/7/2020

… of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network and JCO Oncology Practice , and includes authors from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network ® ( NCCN ® ), American Society of Clinical Oncology ( ASCO ), American Society of Hematology ( ASH ), and Centers for Disease … and safer use of opioid analgesics Optimization of adjuvant analgesics, psychosocial support, and interventional therapies in conjunction with opioid therapy Gradual opioid dose reduction, when indicated, to prevent withdrawal symptoms The article also calls for …

Substance Abuse

For Black Men Living With HIV, Grassroots Group Helps With Connection, Support : Shots - Health News : NPR | 12/4/2019

… them with resources that stabilize their lives, like supportive health care providers, safe housing, and treatment for mental health and substance abuse. When those services are needed by black gay men, organizations like THRIVE SS … group, a glee club, a public speaking group, and a psychosocial support group. It also organizes trips and parties for its members. The value of peer support Once upon a time, says Hill-Jones, “the …

Case Management

Social workers | 12/3/2019

… Community Based Mechanisms(CPCBM), support women of CPCBM to counsel girls on sexuality related issues, follow-up identified cases needing psychosocial support and supervises the radio programs. Liaison between the Community Focal Point and CPiE … Protection Community Based Mechanisms, Child Friendly Spaces as well as Case Management. The Social Worker will be in charge of trainingCPCBMs, provide effective support in the direct implementation, monitoring and evaluation of CPIE related activities …

Addiction Treatment

New Analysis From One-Year Study of Monthly Buprenorphine Extended-Release Injections Showed Improved or Stable Patient-Centered Outcomes | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

… a minimum of seven days. SUBLOCADE should be used as part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. 2 “This analysis offers new insight into extended-release buprenorphine treatment in patients … Prescription use of this product is limited under the Drug Addiction Treatment Act. WARNING: RISK OF SERIOUS HARM OR DEATH WITH INTRAVENOUS ADMINISTRATION; SUBLOCADE RISK EVALUATION AND MITIGATION STRATEGY Serious harm or death could result …

Healthcare Cost Containment

New Analysis From One-Year Study of Monthly Buprenorphine Extended-Release Injections Showed Improved or Stable Patient-Centered Outcomes | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

… a minimum of seven days. SUBLOCADE should be used as part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. 2 “This analysis offers new insight into extended-release buprenorphine treatment in patients … regulatory provisions on product exclusivity; trends toward managed care and healthcare cost containment; legislation or regulatory action affecting pharmaceutical product pricing, reimbursement or access; claims and concerns that may arise regarding the safety or efficacy …

Mental Health Services

New Analysis From One-Year Study of Monthly Buprenorphine Extended-Release Injections Showed Improved or Stable Patient-Centered Outcomes | Yahoo News | 12/2/2019

… a minimum of seven days. SUBLOCADE should be used as part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. 2 “This analysis offers new insight into extended-release buprenorphine treatment in patients … Department of Health and Human (HHS), Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (SAMHSA). Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction . HHS Publication No. (SMA) 09-4443, First printed 2009. Revised …

National Institutes of Health

New Analysis From One-Year Study of Monthly Buprenorphine Extended-Release Injections Showed Improved or Stable Patient-Centered Outcomes | Yahoo News | 12/2/2019

… a minimum of seven days. SUBLOCADE should be used as part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. 2 “This analysis offers new insight into extended-release buprenorphine treatment in patients … Health and Human Services (HHS), National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health. Drugs, Brains, and Behavior: The Science of Addiction. HHS Publication No. (SMA) 18-5063PT5, Printed 2018. 6. Ling W, Nadipelli VR, Solem …

Palliative Care

POV: Understanding palliative and hospice care | 11/27/2019

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and this year’s theme is, “It’s about how you live.” Angela Mulcahy, PhD, RN, CMSRN, CHSE, clinical assistant professor at the Texas A&M University College of … that focuses on pain, symptoms of the illness(es) and psychosocial support while continuing proper medical treatment. Palliative care is available to anyone with a serious illness and can be a beneficial part of a …

Medication Adherence

Child-Centred Care in HIV Service Provision for Children in Resource Constrained Settings: A Narrative Review of Literature | 11/26/2019

… to both information and participation, healthcare providers are providing children with age-appropriate information to facilitate disclosure and potentially improve medication adherence and achieve positive health outcomes [ 25 – 27 ]. The sharing of information through consultative … Care for children AND HIV OR HIV Care OR HIV psychosocial support AND Poor Resource Countries OR Low resource Settings OR Sub-Saharan Africa. In the context of this study, HIV services for children included …

Patient Care Plans

(USA-CO-Colorado Springs) RN-Oncology -Nights | 11/26/2019

FTE: 0.6, 48 hours per pay period Responsibilities: Plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plans based on patient assessment to optimize outcomes and maximize available resources. Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate. Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs. Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture …

Home Care

Challenges Faced by Prehospital Emergency Physicians Providing Emergency Care to Patients with Advanced Incurable Diseases | 11/26/2019

… emergency care [ 13 , 14 ]. Nevertheless, there are still unavoidable emergency department visits related to infections or neurologic events. To improve home care of patients with advanced incurable diseases and with complex symptom burden, specialized prehospital … responsibilities include the coordination of care and the provision of psychosocial support to both patients and family caregivers [ 15 , 16 ]. Prior studies indicated that the involvement of palliative care can reduce prehospital emergency care in …

Community Health

Bahamas: Hurricane Dorian Situation Report #16 (November 19, 2019) | 11/20/2019

FAST FACTS • As of November 18, International Medical Corps’ medical teams had provided 1,067 consultations. • International Medical Corps has trained 34 community health volunteers (CHVs), who will soon begin community outreach efforts targeting 10,000 individuals. • More than 350 people have participated in mental health and psychosocial support awareness sessions sponsored by International Medical Corps. SITUATION UPDATE It has been more than two months since Hurricane Dorian—the strongest storm in …

Discharge Planning

(USA-OR-Clackamas) Inpatient Care Coordinator, Case Manager Sunnyside 32/hr Day | 11/15/2019

… Care Managers are Registered Nurses who collaborate with the primary clinician and the health care team to manage patients with discharge planning needs. The Inpatient Care Manager performs an independent assessment of patient care needs … patient assessments which are thorough, timely, age appropriate, and reflect psychosocial support systems, care needs, health plan benefits, level of care determinations for hospitalized patients. Coordinates and communicates with patients, families, and the health care …

Smoking Cessation

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… to Support a Lung Cancer Survivor… West Virginia Clinic Raises Its Colorectal Cancer … Lung Cancer Incidence in Nonmetropolitan and Metro… Smoking cessation behaviors among older U.S. adult… Adoption and Implementation of Evidence-Based Colo… One … in… Limiting the spread of vaccine-related misinformat… Parents want psychosocial support during their chi… Study looks at trends in added sugars consumption … Is a Plant-Based Diet Good for Type 2 Diabetes? What are …

Coordinated Care

Optimizing Survivorship Care in Oncology | 11/14/2019

… effects, the timing and content of follow-up visits, and the availability of support (e.g. legal/financial, allied health, and psychosocial support services), among other things. Since this groundbreaking report, several cancer agencies have released … needs to be optimized in order to achieve more individualized, coordinated care and, ultimately, decreased rates of post-treatment morbidity and mortality. Recommendation 3 Recommendation 3 was to develop new evidence-based guidelines for survivorship …

Infection Prevention

Contributing to Global Health: Development of a Consensus-Based Whole Systems Research Strategy for Anthroposophic Medicine | 11/12/2019

… 1 Institute for Applied Epistemology and Medical Methodology, Witten/Herdecke University, Freiburg, Germany 2 Center for Complementary Medicine, Institute for Infection Prevention and Hospital Epidemiology, Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany … agriculture, education; and meditation and mindfulness, psycho-spiritual counseling, and psychosocial support. AM care is provided by certified medical doctors, nurses, therapists, midwives, psychotherapists, and nutritionists [ 36 – 38 ]. AM education is provided by specific schools …

Behavioral Health

Indivior Launches National Campaign Informing People of an Additional Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) and to Let People with OUD Know That They Can “Keep Moving Towards Recovery” | PR Newswire | 11/11/2019

… a minimum of seven days. SUBLOCADE should be used as part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION Prescription use of this product is limited under the Drug … No. PEP19-5068, NSDUH Series H-54. Rockville, MD : Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Retrieved from https://www.samhsa.gov/data/ . Accessed on November 7, 2019 . SOURCE Indivior Related …

Medicaid

The Effects Of The Comprehensive Addiction And Recovery Act Of 2016 On Nurse Practitioner And Physician Assistant Buprenorphine Prescribing in Medicaid | Health Affairs | 11/6/2019

… OUD , and many counties do not have an authorized provider . However, in an analysis by IMPAQ International funded by the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission (MACPAC), we saw promising signs that efforts to … Administration (FDA) to treat OUD in combination with counseling and psychosocial support. An advantage of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) with buprenorphine is that it can take place in an office-based setting, rather than in …

Population Health

What are the health outcomes of trans and gender diverse young people in Australia? Study protocol for the Trans20 longitudinal cohort study | BMJ | 11/5/2019

… complex biopsychosocial needs of this group, and treatment is ideally tailored to a young person’s developmental stage and individual needs. Psychosocial support is central to assist the young person and their parents to understand and … about experiences of discrimination based on questions from the Victorian Population Health Survey. 54 Quality of life and family functioning The Child Health Utility 9D (CHU 9D) 55 56 and the Assessment of Quality of …

CVS

CVS Health is expanding its mental health services to frontline coronavirus workers | Business Insider | 5/6/2020

CVS Health is expanding access to its nationwide mental health programming initiative with investments aimed at healthcare workers and essential employees to help address the growing need for emotional support services in the US amid the pandemic. Business Insider Intelligence The expansion plan includes a $500,000 contribution from the Aetna Foundation in support of Americares’ COVID-19 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Project to help improve the mental health awareness …

CVS Health is expanding its mental health services to frontline coronavirus workers | Business Insider | 5/6/2020

CVS Health is expanding access to its nationwide mental health programming initiative with investments aimed at healthcare workers and essential employees to help address the growing need for emotional support services in the US amid the pandemic. Business Insider Intelligence The expansion plan includes a $500,000 contribution from the Aetna Foundation in support of Americares’ COVID-19 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Project to help improve the mental health awareness …

CVS Health

CVS Health is expanding its mental health services to frontline coronavirus workers | Business Insider | 5/6/2020

CVS Health is expanding access to its nationwide mental health programming initiative with investments aimed at healthcare workers and essential employees to help address the growing need for emotional support services in the US amid the pandemic. Business Insider Intelligence The expansion plan includes a $500,000 contribution from the Aetna Foundation in support of Americares’ COVID-19 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Project to help improve the mental health awareness …

CVS Health is expanding its mental health services to frontline coronavirus workers | Business Insider | 5/6/2020

CVS Health is expanding access to its nationwide mental health programming initiative with investments aimed at healthcare workers and essential employees to help address the growing need for emotional support services in the US amid the pandemic. Business Insider Intelligence The expansion plan includes a $500,000 contribution from the Aetna Foundation in support of Americares’ COVID-19 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Project to help improve the mental health awareness …

Alkermes

Alkermes Announces Expansion of Patient Services and Provider Network to Support Uninterrupted Access to ARISTADA® and VIVITROL® During COVID-19 Crisis | PR Newswire | 5/11/2020

DUBLIN Alkermes plc (Nasdaq: ALKS ) today announced the expansion of several programs and services in support of patient access to its proprietary medicines during the COVID-19 crisis. During this unprecedented and rapidly evolving situation … should be part of a comprehensive management program that includes psychosocial support. CONTRAINDICATIONS VIVITROL is contraindicated in patients: Receiving opioid analgesics With current physiologic opioid dependence In acute opioid withdrawal Who have failed the naloxone …

VIVITROL® and Value of Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence Featured in Study Sponsored by National Institute on Drug Abuse | Business Wire | 11/15/2017

… and opioid dependence; antagonists block any opioid effects and are not psychoactive or habit-forming. 1 ” VIVITROL was developed by Alkermes (NASDAQ: ALKS). It was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for … should be part of a comprehensive management program that includes psychosocial support. IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION INDICATIONS VIVITROL ® is indicated for: Treatment of alcohol dependence in patients who are able to abstain from alcohol in an …

Kaiser Permanente

(USA-OR-Clackamas) Inpatient Care Coordinator, Case Manager Sunnyside 32/hr Day | 11/15/2019

Job Information Kaiser Permanente Inpatient Care Coordinator, Case Manager Sunnyside 32/hr Day in Clackamas , Oregon Inpatient Care Managers are Registered Nurses who collaborate with the primary clinician and the health care team to manage … patient assessments which are thorough, timely, age appropriate, and reflect psychosocial support systems, care needs, health plan benefits, level of care determinations for hospitalized patients. Coordinates and communicates with patients, families, and the health care …

(USA-OR-Clackamas) RN, Inpatient Care Coordinator (On Call / KSMC) | 10/30/2019

Job Information Kaiser Permanente RN, Inpatient Care Coordinator (On Call / KSMC) in Clackamas , Oregon Inpatient Care Managers are Registered Nurses who collaborate with the primary clinician and the health care team to manage patients with … patient assessments which are thorough, timely, age appropriate, and reflect psychosocial support systems, care needs, health plan benefits, level of care determinations for hospitalized patients. Coordinates and communicates with patients, families, and the health care …

Sanford Health

(USA-MN-Thief River Falls) Behavioral Health Tech Inpt PRN - BHIP | 10/31/2019

Sanford Health Behavioral Health Tech Inpt PRN - BHIP in Thief River Falls , Minnesota Job Title: Behavioral Health Tech Inpt PRN BHIP Thief River Falls City: Thief River Falls Department : Administraiton - Nursing Inpatient - Medical Center - Thief … grooming, dressing/undressing, obtaining and recording vital signs, and providing psychosocial support and other personal care to assigned resident. Assists the patient in transferring, repositioning, and walking using correct and appropriate transfer techniques and equipment …

(USA-SD-Chamberlain) Nursing Assistant Certified Long Term Care - Chamberlain Care Center | 10/10/2019

Sanford Health Nursing Assistant Certified Long Term Care - Chamberlain Care Center in Chamberlain , South Dakota Job Title: Nursing Assistant Certified Long Term Care Chamberlain Care Center Chamberlain City: Chamberlain Department : Routine Nursing Home - Chamberlain Job … grooming, dressing/undressing, obtaining and recording vital signs, and providing psychosocial support and other personal care to assigned resident. Assists the resident in transferring, repositioning, and walking using correct and appropriate transfer techniques and equipment …

Harvard Medical School

What are young Indians saying about mental health? A content analysis of blogs on the Its Ok To Talk website | BMJ | 6/22/2019

… Delhi , Delhi , India 2 School of Psychology, University of Sussex , Brighton , UK 3 Department of Global Health and Social Medicine , Harvard Medical School , Boston , Massachusetts , USA Correspondence to Pattie Pramila Gonsalves; pattie.gonsalves(at)sangath.in Abstract … 3: managing one’s mental health This theme comprised three subthemes: psychosocial support, healthcare and self-care and recovery. Psychosocial support (16/37) Many narratives spoke about the key roles played by friends and family in providing …

Update: Interim Guidance for the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Management of Infants with Possible Congenital Zika Virus Infection — United States, October 2017 | PRWeb | 10/19/2017

… information are being developed. For families of infants with possible congenital Zika virus infection, health care providers should ensure that psychosocial support is in place and that families have access to care. The long-term … and Mental Hygiene; Rebecca Leeb, PhD, CDC; Deborah Levine, MD, Harvard Medical School; Claritsa Malave, MD, Health Resources and Services Administration, Puerto Rico Office; Yvonne (Bonnie) Maldonado, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine; Lynne Mofenson …

Aetna

CVS Health is expanding its mental health services to frontline coronavirus workers | Business Insider | 5/6/2020

Aetna Foundation in support of Americares’ COVID-19 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Project to help improve the mental health awareness and resiliency of frontline healthcare workers, and a $300,000 grant from the Aetna Foundation to offer frontline and essential workers crisis support via Crisis Text Line . Additionally, CVS Health is making Aetna’s Resources for Living support program available to the US public. See the rest of the story at …

CVS Health is expanding its mental health services to frontline coronavirus workers | Business Insider | 5/6/2020

CVS Health is expanding access to its nationwide mental health programming initiative with investments aimed at healthcare workers and essential employees to help address the growing need for emotional support services in the US amid the pandemic. Business Insider Intelligence The expansion plan includes a $500,000 contribution from the Aetna Foundation in support of Americares’ COVID-19 Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Project to help improve the mental health awareness …

David Geffen

New Data from the RECOVER™ Study Reveal Two-Year Outcomes in People with Opioid Use Disorder Following Transition from Pivotal Phase 3 Clinical Trials to a Real-World Setting | PR Newswire | 6/24/2020

… its treatment is complex and multifaceted,” said the study’s lead author, Walter Ling , MD, Research Professor, Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA . “These findings show that long-term treatment with counseling … part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION WARNING: RISK OF SERIOUS HARM OR DEATH WITH INTRAVENOUS ADMINISTRATION; SUBLOCADE RISK EVALUATION AND MITIGATION STRATEGY Serious harm or death …

New Analysis From One-Year Study of Monthly Buprenorphine Extended-Release Injections Showed Improved or Stable Patient-Centered Outcomes | Yahoo News | 12/2/2019

… psychosocial support. 2 “This analysis offers new insight into extended-release buprenorphine treatment in patients with opioid use disorder on important measures of patient-centered outcomes that extend beyond abstinence and treatment retention,” said the study’s lead author, Walter Ling , MD, Research Professor, Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA . “These results showed that patients experienced improvements in physical and mental health which may help in the …

Walter Ling

New Data from the RECOVER™ Study Reveal Two-Year Outcomes in People with Opioid Use Disorder Following Transition from Pivotal Phase 3 Clinical Trials to a Real-World Setting | PR Newswire | 6/24/2020

… 2020 . “Opioid use disorder is a chronic disease and its treatment is complex and multifaceted,” said the study’s lead author, Walter Ling , MD, Research Professor, Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA … part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION WARNING: RISK OF SERIOUS HARM OR DEATH WITH INTRAVENOUS ADMINISTRATION; SUBLOCADE RISK EVALUATION AND MITIGATION STRATEGY Serious harm or death …

One-Year Outcomes of Real-World RECOVER™ Study Published in Journal of Addiction Medicine | PR Newswire | 3/23/2020

… much less is known about overall health outcomes following long-term treatment with buprenorphine, 1 “ said the study’s lead author, Walter Ling , MD, Research Professor, Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA … part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION WARNING: RISK OF SERIOUS HARM OR DEATH WITH INTRAVENOUS ADMINISTRATION; SUBLOCADE RISK EVALUATION AND MITIGATION STRATEGY Serious harm or death …

Richard Pops

Alkermes Announces Expansion of Patient Services and Provider Network to Support Uninterrupted Access to ARISTADA® and VIVITROL® During COVID-19 Crisis | PR Newswire | 5/11/2020

… uncertain times, it is critical that we continue to support people living with opioid dependence, alcohol dependence and schizophrenia,” said Richard Pops, Chief Executive Officer of Alkermes. “As COVID-19 and efforts to contain its … should be part of a comprehensive management program that includes psychosocial support. CONTRAINDICATIONS VIVITROL is contraindicated in patients: Receiving opioid analgesics With current physiologic opioid dependence In acute opioid withdrawal Who have failed the naloxone …

VIVITROL® And Value Of Medication-Assisted Treatment For Opioid Dependence Featured In Study Sponsored By National Institute On Drug Abuse - TheStreet | 11/15/2017

… treating opioid dependence. Addiction is a highly complex disease, and no single treatment option is right for all patients,” said Richard Pops, Chief Executive Officer of Alkermes. “In order to address this epidemic, the treatment … should be part of a comprehensive management program that includes psychosocial support. IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION INDICATIONS VIVITROL ® is indicated for: Treatment of alcohol dependence in patients who are able to abstain from alcohol in an …

Christian Heidbreder

SUBLOCADE® Long-Term Safety Data Published in Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology | PR Newswire | 4/16/2020

… opioid use disorder as a chronic disease that requires services and support structures over an extended period of time,” said Christian Heidbreder , PhD, Indivior’s Chief Scientific Officer. “Data from this open-label study provide additional … part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION WARNING: RISK OF SERIOUS HARM OR DEATH WITH INTRAVENOUS ADMINISTRATION; SUBLOCADE RISK EVALUATION AND MITIGATION STRATEGY Serious harm or death …

One-Year Outcomes of Real-World RECOVER™ Study Published in Journal of Addiction Medicine | PR Newswire | 3/23/2020

… benefits of long-term treatment with SUBLOCADE (long-acting buprenorphine treatment), including counseling, for people struggling with this disease,” said Christian Heidbreder , PhD, Indivior’s Chief Scientific Officer. “Our investment in the RECOVER study reflects our … part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION WARNING: RISK OF SERIOUS HARM OR DEATH WITH INTRAVENOUS ADMINISTRATION; SUBLOCADE RISK EVALUATION AND MITIGATION STRATEGY Serious harm or death …

Scott Gottlieb

Alleviating Confusion around Pain Management Recommendations | PR Newswire | 4/7/2020

… article describes the results of a meeting among the aforementioned groups, along with then-Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner, Scott Gottlieb , MD. The organizations are working together to align information for prescribers, payers, and … and safer use of opioid analgesics Optimization of adjuvant analgesics, psychosocial support, and interventional therapies in conjunction with opioid therapy Gradual opioid dose reduction, when indicated, to prevent withdrawal symptoms The article also calls for …

Alleviating Confusion around Pain Management Recommendations | Business & Finance | manchestertimes.com | PR Newswire | 4/7/2020

… article describes the results of a meeting among the aforementioned groups, along with then-Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner, Scott Gottlieb, MD. The organizations are working together to align information for prescribers, payers, and … treatment and safer use of opioid analgesicsOptimization of adjuvant analgesics, psychosocial support, and interventional therapies in conjunction with opioid therapyGradual opioid dose reduction, when indicated, to prevent withdrawal symptoms The article also calls for additional …

Shaun Thaxter

Indivior Launches National Campaign Informing People of an Additional Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) and to Let People with OUD Know That They Can “Keep Moving Towards Recovery” | PR Newswire | 11/11/2019

… that medication, including counseling, is available to help them treat their addiction and help them keep moving towards recovery,” said Shaun Thaxter , Chief Executive Officer of Indivior. “We believe that those suffering from moderate to … part of a complete treatment program that includes counseling and psychosocial support. IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION Prescription use of this product is limited under the Drug Addiction Treatment Act. WARNING: RISK OF SERIOUS HARM OR DEATH …

Indivior Raises FY 2019 Net Revenue and Net Income Guidance; Cash at H1 2019 Expected to be Approximately $985m | PR Newswire | 7/11/2019

… to $460m (before exceptional costs); and, A tax rate in the high-single to low double-digit range. Comment by Shaun Thaxter , CEO of Indivior PLC “We are raising our FY 2019 guidance after a … part of a complete treatment plan to include counseling and psychosocial support. Treatment should be initiated under the direction of healthcare providers qualified under the Drug Addiction Treatment Act. Important Safety Information Do not take …

Paula Schneider

Susan G. Komen® Seeks to Educate Patients About Biosimilars | Business Wire | 7/2/2019

… can feel comforted that they are F.D.A. approved and just as safe and effective as the original biologic drug,” said Paula Schneider, CEO of Susan G. Komen. Biosimilars are drugs that are “highly similar” to … than $2.2 billion in funding to screening, education, treatment and psychosocial support programs serving millions of people in more than 60 countries worldwide. Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan …

Susan G. Komen® Calls on Congress to Remove Cost Barriers to Health Care; Ensure Treatment Parity | Business Wire | 5/2/2019

… legislation introduced yesterday to address the high and varying costs of breast cancer diagnostic exams. The group was led by Paula Schneider, Susan G. Komen’s CEO, and celebrity home life expert Sandra Lee, both of … than $2.2 billion in funding to screening, education, treatment and psychosocial support programs serving millions of people in more than 60 countries worldwide. Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan …

Susan G. Komen

Susan G. Komen® Seeks to Educate Patients About Biosimilars | Business Wire | 7/2/2019

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul 1, 2019– Susan G. Komen®, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, is seeking to educate patients about a new wave of alternative drugs, known as biosimilars, that will soon hit the … than $2.2 billion in funding to screening, education, treatment and psychosocial support programs serving millions of people in more than 60 countries worldwide. Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan …

Susan G. Komen® Calls on Congress to Preserve Funding for the Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program | Business Wire | 7/2/2019

DALLAS- Susan G. Komen®, the worlds leading breast cancer organization, is calling on Congress to maintain its support for breast cancer research conducted through the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP) at the Department of … than $2.2 billion in funding to screening, education, treatment and psychosocial support programs serving millions of people in more than 60 countries worldwide. Komen was founded by Nancy G. Brinker, who promised her sister, Susan …

Chicago, Illinois

Proposal Development Consultant | 6/1/2020

… for Human Needs & Human Rights, a family of organizations that has been leading anti-poverty and social justice work in Chicago for more than 125 years. HAI is comprised of nearly a dozen country offices … can train community-level workers in basic mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS); provide support to conflict survivors through actions like community-based interventions to foster mental health service access; and promote economic opportunities through …

AbbVie Announces 26 Nonprofits Selected for the COVID-19 Community Resilience Fund | PR Newswire | 5/21/2020

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. AbbVie, a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, today announced donations to 26 nonprofit organizations totaling $5 million to support immediate COVID-19 relief efforts. Through support from the newly created AbbVie COVID … families to vital resources, including emergency food, public benefits and psychosocial support. YMCA Buffalo Niagara serves more than 2,800 children and families in Western New York . Will use donation for school districts providing emergency childcare …

Washington, District of Columbia

Coronavirus and aid: What we’re watching | 6/11/2020

… have meant bigger lag times in getting divorces , restraining orders , and childcare agreements, according to a report published by the Washington-based Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security. The authors recommend using technology to … time thinking about it, thinking how to put in place psychosocial support for our teams. The strain is particularly bad for national staff,” he noted. “South Sudan is a dangerous place to start with, but …

Coronavirus and aid: What we’re watching, 4-10 June | 6/4/2020

… caused by the coronavirus are raising the risk of violence, child marriage, and dropouts among girls, a survey by the Washington-based Centre for Global Development found. More than two thirds of NGOs surveyed said … time thinking about it, thinking how to put in place psychosocial support for our teams. The strain is particularly bad for national staff,” he noted. “South Sudan is a dangerous place to start with, but …