Planning Health Fair events can be an overwhelming process, often we miniaturize the mass traffic, or sometimes we simply forget some important details which lead to other things going unsatisfactory. These services include comprehensive personal health services-not just birth control—for people who might not be getting care anywhere else. The department evaluated how to best approach the massive amount of existing files with minimal disturbance of daily operations.
Good foot care and regular foot checks are an important part of your health care. As part of the activities, State Surgeon General Dr. Celeste Philip read the Be a hero…Spill the water!” book to a group of children in the Florida State Capitol Courtyard. The process for creating these documents involves collecting and interpreting health data as well as securing resident and stakeholder input.
I have a friend who is newly hire from a prestigious Fast Food Company and has a requirement to submit a medical examination (CHEST-PA X-RAY, HEPA-A, URINE, & STOOL) and also a HEALTH CARD issuance from the City Health Office. If they were really doing their jobs right, their patients would be recovering and being sent, sane, back into society as productive individuals.
The New York State Department of Health is also being irresponsible in its direct communications to the public. Removing non-payers from the health care system will eliminate cost shifting, lowering health care costs to everyone. We hope that sharing these experiences will provide constructive insights to other public health program areas and other countries that are contemplating a collaborative national-local approach to collective public health challenges.
The accreditation program focuses on standards that must be provided to ensure the protection of the health of the public, but does not limit the services or activities an agency may provide to address specific local needs. The workplace can be more inviting to customers and clients if they see that every employee is having fun doing their jobs through their happy expressions.