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Behavioural Health

Behavioural Health, as a general concept, refers to the reciprocal relationship between human behavior, individually or socially, and the well-being of the body, mind, and spirit, whether the latter are considered individually or as an integrated whole. Behavioural Health is more commonly used to describe a field of scientific study, academic proficiency and clinical healthcare practice.

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Carina Healy & Alan Nelson

You don’t have to be an avid reader of the British Medical Journal to know that healthcare providers in the UK and throughout Europe are under increasing financial strain. A potent combination of changing demographics, rising chronic disease and...

Contributor: Carina Healy & Alan Nelson
Tue, 09/02/2014
10 Stats from the World Health Statistics Report 2013

The World Health Organisation’s Health Statistics report holds an almost mythical position in the public health community as the fountain of knowledge. It collects vast amounts of data on a huge selection of issues which effect health worldwide....

Contributor: Pharma IQ
Thu, 05/30/2013
Shirley Williams

Under the umbrella of socializing health care, I recently had the opportunity to interview Colleen Young, Founder of Healthcare Social Media Canada and Engagement & Community Manager of the Canadian Virtual Hospice. The topic was: “ What is...

Contributor: Shirley Williams
Mon, 12/03/2012
Pharma IQ News
Average British health care employee works the equivalent of a seven and a half day weekOne in three say they are doing the work of at least two full-time people10% unable to take holiday this summer because of work pressure15% of workers admit...
Contributor: Pharma IQ News
Fri, 08/24/2012
Stuart Carroll & Alasdair Williams

As the old aphorism goes, a New Year means a new beginning.  It also provides an opportunity for all of us to make New Year resolutions – promises we make to one or more lasting personal goals, projects, or the reforming of a habit.  In the world...

Contributor: Stuart Carroll & Alasdair Williams
Wed, 02/08/2012
Tania Rodrigues, an analyst at IHS Global Insight

Access to expensive medicines is becoming increasingly difficult in Portuguese public hospitals, while savings with retail pharmacy expenditure are expected to be better than projections in the Memorandum of Understanding deal signed by the...

Contributor: Tania Rodrigues, an analyst at IHS Global Insight
Thu, 09/29/2011
Healthcare IT: UK a European Leader of Investment

Over the past few years, the UK healthcare IT market has grown exponentially to reach an estimated value of almost $3 billion (£1.83 billion) in 2011, making it the second largest in Europe after Germany. And it seems the UK market is set to...

Contributor: Pharma IQ
Wed, 08/03/2011
Helen Winsor

"Most organisations looked at security over the last couple of years and personal devices wouldn’t have been allowed if it’s portable and encrypted. So we’ve turned things around there. Obviously corporate equipment is still encrypted but we’ve...

Contributor: Helen Winsor
Tue, 07/19/2011
Andrea Charles

Claus Duedal Pedersen, Head of Centre for Clinical Innovation Odense University Hospital speaks to Andrea Charles from Pharma IQ, about effectively utilising telemedicine and increasing pan-European patient-provider cooperation through RENEWING...

Contributor: Andrea Charles
Thu, 07/07/2011
Andrea Charles

Healthcare providers across the EU are looking forward to the day when e-health collaboration is a reality and data can flow freely yet securely across institutional and international boundaries. Healthcare IT personnel are working toward this...

Contributor: Andrea Charles
Wed, 07/06/2011
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