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  • [2015-05-21] Ggwangkumtenek Sungcarluta 

    Brelsford G.
    This health care evaluation has three purposes: 1) identify and measure the health status of Alaska Natives in the Chugach Region to provide the basis for planning health care services; 2) increase the awareness of Chugach ...
  • [2015-05-21] Good day to live for one million Indians: report of special populations subpanel on mental health of American Indians and Alaska Natives. 

    Task Panel on American Indians and Alaska Natives, President's Commission on Mental Health.
    This is the result of an extensive study on the political, social, and economic status of American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States. It includes a summary of and recommendations for a variety of concerns, ...
  • [2015-05-21] Guide to USDA programs for Native Americans. 

    Native American Programs, Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, Office of Public Affairs, United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC.
    The purpose of this publication is to provide a reference for American Indian and Alaska Native tribal leaders, planners, community leaders, teachers, counselors, and individuals, as well as those who work with Native ...
  • [2015-05-21] Health services priority system user's manual. 

    This manual is a user's guide that accompanies the Health Services Priority System, a statistical model used to distribute money from the Indian Health Care Improvement Fund to qualified Indian Health Service operating ...
  • [2015-05-21] Home and community-based long term care in American Indian and Alaska Native communities. 

    Today, an increasing number of American Indian and Alaska Native elders need assistance, and most prefer to have long-term care services provided in their home and communities. While many people associate long-term care ...
  • [2014-06-24] Home and Leisure Injuries in the United States 

    Stevens JA.; Branche-Dorsey CM.
    This book includes over 35 articles from MMWR on the subject of home and leisure injuries published in the years 1985-1995. Topic areas include unintentional injuries and surveillance, economic impact, falls, fires and ...
  • [2015-05-21] Homicide and suicide among Native Americans 1979-1992. Violence Surveillance Summary Series, No. 2. 

    Wallace LJD. Calhoun AD. Powell KE. O'Neil J. James SP.
    From 1979-1992, 4,718 American Indians and Alaskan Natives (Native Americans) who resided on or near reservations died from violence-2,324 from homicides and 2,394 from suicide. During this 14-year period, overall homicide ...
  • [2014-06-05] IHS Alcoholism/Substance Abuse Prevention Initiative 

    Indian Health Service Alcoholism/Substance Abuse Program
    This document is the primary publication of a 1984-1986 management review of the Indian Health Service (IHS)-sponsored alcohol programs serving American Indians and Alaska Natives. The IHS Alcoholism/Substance Abuse ...
  • [2014-06-30] IHS Capital Financing and Health Care Reform 

    Indian Health Service, Rockville, MD.
    Purpose This Roundtable Conference focused on financial provisions contained in the Clinton Administration's national health care reform package. Discussions centered on how these provisions would impact approximately 1.3 ...
  • [2015-05-21] IHS elder health care initiative: March 1996. 

    This conference notebook is a compilation of the workshop agenda, conference objectives, and reference material. The references material includes: 1) brochures for elder organizations; 2) summaries of national aging care ...
  • [2014-06-06] IHS Health Care Delivery Four State Aberdeen Area 

    Pleets W.; Sullivan RL.
    On February 24, 1975, the Four State Indian Health Board contracted with the Aberdeen Office of the Indian Health Service to assess the health delivery system to Indian people in the four state area. The predominant emphasis ...
  • [2014-06-30] IHS Indirect Costs Study 

    Native American Consultants, Inc.
    Purpose This study defines, documents, and analyzes the administrative and management costs (overhead) of the Indian Health Service (IHS) that are incurred in providing services to American Indians and Alaska Natives ...
  • [2014-06-30] IHS Invitational Colloquium - Tribal Health Delivery Systems: What Does the Future Hold? 

    Wetzel RJ.; Ornelas RC.
    PurposeAmerican Indians and Alaskan Natives receive comprehensive health care from the Indian Health Service (IHS). To meet their needs, IHS provides tribes an opportunity to take control of their own health care development ...
  • [2014-06-24] IHS Organizational Model with Block Grant Type Functions 

    Information & Management Technologies, Inc., Suite 750, 3 Bethesda Metro Center, Bethesda, MD 20814.
    Purpose The objective of this study was to research organizational models for the management of block grants, to identify the functions and responsibilities of the current Indian Health Service (IHS) organization, to ...
  • [2014-06-19] IHS Phoenix Area Tribal Involvement Evaluation Project 

    Unknown author
    The purpose of the study was to review and analyze the Tribal involvement process and mechanisms established by the Indian Health Service Phoenix Area Office to enable the Tribes to manage their own health affairs. ...
  • [2015-05-21] IHS roundtable conference on involuntary commitment of dangerously mentally ill Indian patients, June 16-18, 1992, Albuquerque, NM. 

    This publication is the Executive Summary of the Roundtable Conference. Participants included experts in the fields of mental health, Indian law, and public health. Participants examined practical and legal problems ...
  • [2014-06-24] The Impact of Health Behavior Programs on Behavior Among Three United South and Eastern Tribes 

    Wachacha M.; Schumacher P.; Friedman JS.; Goldberg HI.; Amerson R.
    Purpose This joint Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Indian Health Service (IHS) describes the results of 1995-1996 Health Assessment Survey conducted among three tribes in the Indian Health Service's Nashville Area ...
  • [2014-06-24] The Impact of IHS Tribal Evaluation Contracts 

    Youtz DJ.
    PurposeThis study reports on the impact of evaluation studies conducted by Tribal Evaluation Contractors and on tribal capabilities to perform evaluation studies. Five case studies were examined in 1978. This study seeks ...
  • [2014-07-07] Impact of the Final Rule, "Health Care Services of the Indian Health Service, 42 CFR Part 36" 

    Support Services International, Inc., Silver Spring, MD.
    Purpose This report was prepared in response to Section 719 of Public Law (P.L.) 100-713, the Indian Health Care Amendments of 1988. Section 719 requires the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), ...
  • [2014-06-23] Indian Alcoholism Program Evaluation Fiscal Year 1984-Consolidated Area Report 

    Charleston GM. Meyers JG. Charleston K.
    This study examined the various tribally-controlled alcoholism programs. The programs provide treatment and prevention services for alcoholism among American Indians, Alaskan Natives and Native Hawaiians living in the ...