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This symposium provides the tools needed to advocate and plan community-based health and long-term services and supports for the coming Age Wave.
Data collection and injury and illness statistics help both employers and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to identify and manage local and national trends, and to streamline corrective actions priorities.
Molds can adversely impact peoples’ health, and cause physical damage to infrastructure, resulting in considerable negative impact on the global economy.
Work-related injuries and illnesses (I&I) cause a tremendous burden on society. I&I are costly for employers, workers, and families due to economic, health and related personal costs that arise from interruption or loss of income, reduced capacity to work, temporary or permanent dislocation, reduced capacity to find new employment, and need for medical care.
Below please find a collection of comments and submissions regarding elder care policy over the last 1-2 years.
The development of self-driving cars, or autonomous vehicles (AVs), offers the potential to dramatically affect public health. Yet technological changes as potentially transformational as AVs can be accompanied by a plethora of unintended consequences.
On Monday, July 13, the Obama Administration will host the sixth White House Conference on Aging (WHCOA) in Washington, DC.
Altarum conducts semiannual surveys to better understand consumer beliefs, practices, and preferences regarding health care. The fall 2014 Altarum Survey of Consumer Health Care Opinions is the seventh in this ongoing series.
Altarum conducts semiannual surveys to better understand consumer beliefs, practices, and preferences regarding health care.
Altarum’s Center for Consumer Choice in Health Care (CCCHC) has created the Altarum Consumer Engagement (ACE) Measure™, a 21-item survey that assesses four domains of health engagement.
Altarum integrates independent research and client-centered consulting to deliver comprehensive, systems-based solutions that improve health and health care.
The fall 2013 Altarum Survey of Consumer Health Care Opinions is the fifth in an ongoing series of semiannual surveys produced by the Altarum Center for Consumer Choice in Health Care.
Those lucky enough to grow old—including millions of Baby Boomers—face a health care system not designed to meet the real needs of very old people for continuity of care, community-based services, access to nutrition and transportation, and help for family caregivers.