Category Archives: Health

The Division For Regional And Local Health Services

When they looked in the phone book, there was no listing for the county health department. After an Internet search, they determined that there was no local health department in their county. Public health services are administered by the Regional Health Department in Harlingen, Texas, more than 180 miles to the south. After another period […]

How Healthy Are We? Public Health Data

The International Classification of Health Interventions provides a common tool for reporting and analyzing health interventions for statistical, quality and reimbursement purposes. The International Classifications of Diseases, of which ICD-11 is a major update, provides diagnostic categories, over medical diagnostic index terms and is usable online or offline. Tracks reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health […]