A health care method comprising the steps of: storing data relating to the health condition of a user supplied by the user; storing a plurality of advices relating to the health condition as first advices; determining if a first advice can be presented based on said stored data, and when a first advice can be presented, selecting any of said
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A health care support apparatus comprising: an acquisition unit that acquires information relating to a health condition of a user; a determination unit that determines whether the information acquired by said acquisition unit is good or bad; an extraction unit that extracts an item to be careful about the health condition of the user, based on
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FIG. 9 is a diagram of an example system for implementing patient-interactive healthcare management comprising the information station 100 and a healthcare entity 104 (e.g., a health insurance company, a government agency, a healthcare data collection entity).
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The computer program product of claim 28 wherein the first transaction participant is a healthcare patient in the first not-previously-validated healthcare transaction and the second transaction participant is a health care patient in the second not-previously-validated healthcare transaction.
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A personal health care system in accordance with the present invention includes an alerting device for providing an alert concerning the patient's condition. The alerting means can comprise an alarm 24, which can be an audible and/or visible alarm, and/or means for electronically communicating with a remote monitoring service, such as a radio
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The invention claimed is: 1. A versatile health care apparatus comprising a pull-line; and a rotatable pull-line wheel mounted on an axle and operatively connected to a power spring for the exertion of torsional force on said pull-line wheel, wherein said pull-line has an end in connection with said pull-line wheel and said power spring is in connection with said axle; further comprising a
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A health-care glove constituted of thin elastic rubber-like material and having a thumb at one side edge and a pinkie at the opposite side edge. The glove has distinctive visual indicia for immediately indicating to the user, the location of the thumb thereby to enable him to initially pick up the glove and easily apply it onto his hand with
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A health care reclining chair is disclosed which includes a rigid chair frame assembly. An improved deep recline swing linkage assembly is disclosed which permits the seat back of the chair to be fully reclined into a substantially flat position relative to the seat and operably suspends the seat assembly for reclining motion within the chair frame assembly.
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Disclosed is a deflectable tip guiding device, such as a catheter, that enables a physician, or other health care personnel, to vary the radius of curvature of the tip of the device. In one embodiment, a guiding device includes an elongate body and a deflectable distal tip.
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Thus, a wheeled health care chair which provides a wide range of functionality to the seat occupant appears to be conspicuously absent from the prior art. Furthermore, there is a growing trend of providing for the health care needs of elderly and physically challenged individuals outside of …
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1. A method for determining negotiated healthcare price rates, comprising: receiving from a first party a list of all health services, medications, and devices offered by the first party each at an initial price rate, wherein the health services, medications, and devices are divided into categories based on specialty and type of service; receiving from a second party an indication of all
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What is claimed is: 1. A method of reimbursing healthcare providers, comprising; accepting input data from providers; and reformatting the data into HIPAA-compliant Health Care Eligibility and Benefit Inquiry and Response (270/271) transactions; and Providing the transaction outcomes to healthcare providers.
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DiNapoli et al., “Eradication of Head Lice with a Single Treatment,” American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 78, pages 978-980, 1988, reported a study in which 7 percent of patients treated with a commercial 1 percent permethrin cream rinse, and 16 percent of patients treated with a commercial product containing 0.3 percent pyrethrins, 3
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A signaling device for health care to indicate when the occupant of a bed is restless or out of bed incorporated into and operating in response to a specially designed array including at least two deflection elements having a crossed, "X" configuration and a control detection device transverse to the bed, the array being under the spring structure of the bed and operatively connected thereto
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An online healthcare method provides online health care from a healthcare provider to a patient online, comprising: (a) providing online communication between the patient and the healthcare provider; (b) providing online diagnosis and treatment by the provider for the patient; and (c) providing the user's medical records online to be accessed by the patient and the healthcare provider in
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With recent advances in the quality of medication and healthcare, longevity of humans has increased significantly. However, this acquired longevity is not necessarily accompanied by acceptable health levels, but rather by multiple, and often complex, terminal health conditions.
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Health care product dispenser 10 is primarily intended for use by one or more person who must take either many medical prescriptions or over the counter preparations at one time, or even a single prescription or preparation at several different times during the day. Dispenser 10 is designed to dispense health care products designated generally
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The invention relates generally to remote health monitoring systems, as applied to the field of public health surveillance. In particular, it relates to a multi-user remote health monitoring system that is capable of reliably identifying and collecting data from frontline healthcare providers, laboratory and hospital information systems, patients and healthy individuals in a number of ways
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What is claimed is: 1. A method of facilitating payment of adjudicated health care benefits to a health care provider on behalf of a payer comprising the steps of: loading a unique, single-use, stored-value card account with an amount equal to a single, authorized benefit payment, the card account only chargeable through a medical services terminal; generating an explanation of benefits
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A health-care glove constituted of thin elastic rubber-like material and having a thumb member at one side edge and a pinkie member at the opposite side edge. The glove has visual indicia for indicating to the user, the location of the thumb member so as to enable him to initially pick up the glove and easily apply it onto his hand, with the
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Instead of a direct relationship with a health care company, providers 108 may belong to a provider network 114 such as an HMO (Health Maintenance Organization). The provider network 114 may agree to provide healthcare for the health care company 112 in accordance with a provider contract 119.
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Data processing for a health insurance management system verifies the insurance status of the claimant, identifies the appropriate insurance policy, calculates the amount to be paid to the health care provider, pays the provider, calculates the payment required by the claimant, if any, and debits the account of the claimant in the amount required.
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A fully integrated and comprehensive health care system that includes the integrated interconnection and interaction of the patient, health care provider, bank or other financial institution, insurance company, utilization reviewer and employer so as to include within a single system each of the essential participants to provide patients with complete and comprehensive pre-treatment, treatment
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The health network utilizes two-way communication between the patient and the facility, and the health care provider and the facility. In one embodiment, the facility receives treatment instructions from the health care provider that are specifically developed for each patient.
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The invention relates to anti-microbial compositons useful against a wide range of microoganisms undesirable on a wide variety of materials, including food, food contact and non-food contact surfaces, and surfaces in industrial, recreational, health care, and other institutional environments.
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A health data collection system for higher quality health care is provided. A patient terminal 21 has a data processor 34 for storing, in a memory 33, vital data obtained by a vital sensor 25 and voice data inputted through a microphone 27 in a memory 33 in association with each other.The vital data and voice data stored in the memory 33 are transmitted to a center server 22 via a
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The present computer-implemented health care system contains important improvements and advances upon conventional health care systems by identifying concurrent and recurrent episodes, flagging records, creating new groupings, shifting groupings for changed clinical conditions, selecting the most recent claims, resetting windows, making a
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The benefits to health derived from the continual periodic cleansing of teeth by an individual has been clearly demonstrated over the years. In order to obtain these benefits, the selection of an appropriate type of personal health care device to provide the desired …
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These health goals could include weight loss, strength training or muscle toning, and can be input manually or from other external sources, such as internet websites 18 or health care providers 20. In step 122 , the health goals identified in step 120 are assessed and adjusted based on the inputs.
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A health care chair includes a base and a seating portion attached to the base. A lift assist mechanism connects the base and seating portion and assists in moving the seating portion from a first reclined position to a second inclined position without electrical power.
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A method of operating a health care needs fulfillment system, by: (a) a PBM contracting with a plurality of health care suppliers to fulfill a plurality of health care needs requests; (b) end users sending individual health care needs requests to the PBM; (c) the PBM selecting the health care suppliers to supply each of the end users' individual health care needs requests; and (d) the PBM
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A healthcare device and a method using the same are disclosed. The healthcare device includes a biological data measuring module, a conversion module for amplifying data measured by the biological data measuring module by using a non linear function, a biological data input module for inputting a conversion data converted by said conversion module or for inputting a measuring data measured by
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mobile health management database, targeted educational assistance (tea) engine, selective health care data sharing, family tree graphical user interface, and health journal social network wall feed, computer-implemented system, method and computer program product
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1. A method of providing a health care knowledge marketplace, comprising: (a) accessing a communications facility for supporting communications among a plurality of geographically distributed parties; (b) providing a data storage facility for storing data that is associated with the knowledge of a health care knowledge provider; and (c) providing an interaction process, for supporting an
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Healthy eating means eating a variety of foods that give you the nutrients you need to maintain your health, feel good, and have energy. These nutrients include protein, carbohydrates, fat, water, vitamins, and minerals. Nutrition is important for everyone. When combined with being physically active...
In order to stay healthy, you need to live an active and aware lifestyle. This means getting at least 30 minutes of exercise daily, eating a well balanced diet, and try and reduce stress in your lifestyle. Becoming more active will help with stress levels and eating a well balanced diet will help keep you healthy.
Is Your Healthy Food Really Healthy? Give your salad a second look. While salads are a great way to get in your daily vegetables, it's surprisingly simple to... Avoid artificial sweeteners. While reducing the amount of sugar in your diet is always a positive move, artificial... Be picky about popcorn. Popcorn can be a great low-calorie snack when you make it at home. More ...
Yep, being too healthy can actually be unhealthy . Orthorexia is an obsession with eating a "pure" diet, which can mean avoiding foods with unhealthy fats, added sugar or salt, genetic modifications, artificial colors, or flavors and preservatives.