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  • James C. Puffer, M.D./American Board of Family Medicine Fellowship Details

    - The purpose of the Puffer/ABFM Fellowship at the NAM is to enable talented, early-career health policy and science scholars in family medicine to participate actively in health- and medicine-related work of the National Academies and to further their careers as future leaders in the field.

  • Jefferson School of Population Health Forum Details

    - The meetings are held monthly in Philadelphia, PA. Podcasts of past meetings are available.

  • JHSPH OpenCourseWare Project
  • Joanna Briggs Institute Details

    - Based within the University of Adelaide, Australia, the JBI promotes the synthesis, transfer and utilization of evidence by identifying effective healthcare practices to assist in the improvement of healthcare outcomes globally.

  • Job Complexity, Race, and Socioeconomic Status: Examining Health Disparities from an Occupational Perspective Details

    - Two recent studies by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) explore job complexity as a factor that contributes to racial health disparities.

  • The Joint Commission (TJC) Details

    - Independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 17,000 health care organizations and programs in the US. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization's commitment to meeting certain performance standards.

  • Joint Position Statement: Intimate Partner Violence (2013) Details

    - The position statement of the Emergency Nurses Association and the International Association of Forensic Nurses

  • Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Grants Details

    - The Foundation provides grant support in areas that include education for the care of underserved populations.

  • Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research (Future Medicine) Details

    - Articles published in Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research cover key areas such as: studies of effectiveness or comparative effectiveness yielding new findings relating to diagnostics, therapeutics, surgical procedures, or other healthcare services or options; systematic reviews of available evidence relating to the pros and cons of healthcare options for specific patient groups including comparative safety; perspectives and debate relating to the performance of comparative effectiveness studies and best practice issues; commentary on both patient-relevant outcomes and economic implications; direct 'head-to-head' comparisons of available diagnostic and therapeutic options - evaluating clinical alternatives with current standard of care; clinical trial commentaries - evaluating and interpreting the findings of recently completed CER trials as well as presenting the design and rationale of newly commenced studies; and pharmacoeconomic studies, health economics and outcomes research. Paid subscription required for access.

  • Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research (open access) Details

    - This is an international, peer-reviewed open access journal focusing on comparative effectiveness of health care including preventative health care strategies, diagnostic strategies, diagnostic technology, medical devices, drugs, medical technology, health systems and organization.

  • Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved Details

    - Focuses exclusively on contemporary health care issues of low-income, under-represented, and other medically underserved communities. JHCPU is the official journal of the Association of Clinicians for the Underserved. May require a subscription to view content.

  • Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice Details

    - An open-access, refereed online journal that explores the dimensions of health disparities globally. The Journal invites submission of original manuscripts from researchers, public health, behavioral health, clinical and social science experts and practitioner that seek to continue the discussion of health disparities in order to eradicate them.

  • Journal of Health Management Details

    - The Journal of Health Management is designed as a forum for exploring major issues of health policy and health management (including population and family welfare) in developing countries with a view to assisting the better implementation of desired changes. Articles may require a subscription to view.

  • Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law Details

    - Focuses on the initiation, formulation, and implementation of health policy and analyzes the relations between government and health-past, present, and future. Access to articles may require subscription.

  • Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law
  • Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, vol 31, no 1 Feb 2006, focuses on Comparative Perspectives on Health Disparities Details

    - Focuses on the initiation, formulation, and implementation of health policy and analyzes the relations between government and health-past, present, and future.

  • Journal of Health Services Research & Policy Details

    - An e-journal that explores the ideas, policies, and decisions shaping health services worldwide. Articles may require a subscription to view.

  • Journal of Law, Medicine, & Ethics: Strategies for Achieving Health Equity Details

    - This open access issue of the Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics is dedicated to examining some of the critical topics discussed at the 2016 Public Health Law Conference, including vaccination policies, homelessness, access to care, health equity, and the opioid epidemic.

  • Journal of Medical Internet Research Details

    - An open-access journal covering health informatics and health services/health policy, with a focus on emerging technologies in health, medicine, and biomedical research.

  • Journal of Public Health Management and Practice (JPHMP) Special Issue on Accreditation Details

    - Supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, this special issue of the Journal of Public Health Management & Practice (JPHMP) looks at efforts to establish a national voluntary accreditation program for public health agencies and examines accreditation models.

  • The Journey to Become a Health Literate Organization: A Snapshot of Health System Improvement Details

    - This chapter from Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Volume 240: Health Literacy explores the journey that a growing number of health care organizations are taking to become health literate.

  • Journey to HIMSS18 Webinar Series Details

    - November 28, 2017-February 27, 2018. Journey to HIMSS18 - a new series of complimentary webinars - offers you the opportunity to get a heads-up on what's new, what to expect, hot topics to explore, and how to plan your agenda for HIMSS18.

  • JSTOR Details

    - An online archive of multidiscipline journal articles.

  • July 2017 Release of SNOMED CT International Edition Available for Download Details

    - The July 2017 release of SNOMED CT International Edition is available now for download by UMLS Licensees. The SNOMED CT International Edition contains SNOMED CT files in Release Format 2 (RF2) only, distributed in a zipped file.

  • Just launched: County Health Rankings & Roadmaps redesigned website! Details

    - CHRR has just redesigned their website, featuring new navigation to help you effectively explore your county health data, health improvement strategies, guidance for taking action, and examples of what others have learned and achieved in their own communities.

  • Justice in Aging Details

    - Formerly the National Senior Citizens Law Center, this group seeks to ensure that low-income older adults understand and have access to affordable health care benefits and medicine and that more people receive long term care at home. To achieve its objectives, NSCLC uses advocacy and litigation as well as provides education and counseling to local advocates who work with low-income older adults. This website provides information on topics such as dual eligibles, Medicaid/Medicare, health reform law, health disparities, etc.