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Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: allocations, could, equitable, resource, facilities, health, care, veterans
Number of Pages: 70
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788128949
ISBN-13: 9780788128943

Determines to what extent does VA's allocation system provide for an equitable distribution of resources among VA facilities; what are the causes of any inequity in the distribution of resources, and what changes, if any, would help ensure that the system more equitably distributes resources? An equitable system provides comparable resources for comparable workload; and provides resources so that veterans within the priority categories have the same availability of care, to the extent practical, throughout the VA health care system. Charts and tables.

Authors: Jeffrey Wasserman, Jeanne S. Ringel, Karen A. Ric
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: system, vera, regression, based, approach, allocation, resource, potential, changes, veterans, equitable, understanding
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0833035606
ISBN-13: 9780833035608

The Veterans Health Administration asked the RAND National Defense Research Institute, a division of the RAND Corporation, to undertake a quantitative analysis of the Veterans Equitable Resource Allocation (VERA) system. VERA was instituted in 1997 and was designed to improve the allocation of the congressionally appropriated medical care budget to the regional service networks that compose the Department of Veterans Affairs health system. The study determines how particular patient and facility characteristics influence allocations to the regional service networks and simplifies and refines

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: equitable, distribution, organs, ensure, supply, transplants, boost, organ
Number of Pages: 98
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788100785
ISBN-13: 9780788100789

Studies the effectiveness of the organ procurement & allocation system in the U.S. Responds to such question as: are organs being equitable distributed? are organ procurement organizations obtaining an adequate number of potential donors? & is HHS adequately monitoring these organizations' organ procurement & allocation efforts? 19 charts & tables. Bibliography. Survey form included.

Author: Corinne Gendron
Publisher: ECLM
Keywords: pour, gouvernance, des, changes, nouvelle, demain, commerce, quitable, quel, une
Number of Pages: 281
Published: 2009
ISBN-10: 284377148X
ISBN-13: 9782843771484

Qu'est-ce que le commerce équitable aujourd'hui ? Qui en sont les principaux acteurs ? Quel est son avenir ? Autant de questions auxquelles ce livre se propose de répondre à travers sept expériences sur le terrain dans différentes régions du monde. Au gré de ce voyage, le lecteur partira notamment au Chiapas au cœur d'une petite organisation de producteurs de café, en Bolivie au sein d'une exploitation de quinoa, en Inde pour explorer des formes moins traditionnelles de commerce équitable... Cet ouvrage invite à découvrir les multiples visages d'un mouvement en pleine expansion qui

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: leaner, equitable, workforce, stronger, growth, servants, partners, public
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 2012-01-17
ISBN-10: 9264166696
ISBN-13: 9789264166691

Public Servants as Partners for Growth:Toward a Stronger, Leaner and More Equitable Workforce compiles the main policy lessons of the work of the Public Employment and Management Network of the Public Governance Committee on reallocation of the public workforce, managing competencies, and fostering diversity. Its basic underpinning is that for the public service to make a contribution and underpin the economic recovery and growth it requires modernising its governance structures. Civil service systems are at public management’s core; hence they are central to governmental effectiveness. In t

Author: Coralie Bryant
Publisher: ECLM
Keywords: rduire, les, conflits, pour, quitable, pauvret, dveloppement, paix
Number of Pages: 329
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 2843771404
ISBN-13: 9782843771408

Author: Elaine Unterhalter
Publisher: Oxfam
Keywords: education, equality, gender, practising
Number of Pages: 138
Published: 2007-06-30
ISBN-10: 0855985984
ISBN-13: 9780855985981

What does quality gender-equitable education look like? How can NGOs, practitioners, policymakers, and researchers work together to achieve it? This book tackles these issues, drawing on the work of the Beyond Access, Gender, Education and Development project a partnership between Oxfam GB, the Institute of Education (University of London), and the UK Department for International Development.The contributors discuss some of the key challenges in achieving gender equality in education, provide examples of initiatives in a range of contexts, and make recommendations for action. They suggest that
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