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RHA

abbreviation for
1. (Medicine) Regional Health Authority
2. (Military) Royal Horse Artillery
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In January 1996 Alberta Health notified RHAS that the province intended to have arrangements in place to end facility fees (9) beginning 1 July, although charges for non-insured services and voluntary service enhancements would continue to be permitted.
The four RHAs were replaced by the Health Funding Authority.
Giving RHAs responsibility for the full range of health services would enable them to have better control over the allocation of resources and result in a better integrated system.
Even if the year had been misquoted by Kalimantan Review in its report, as for example "1650" instead of "650," there is still a big gap in time until the next RHAs.
The health reforms, like many other recent public-sector reforms in New Zealand, emphasise the distinction between purchase and ownership interests: the Government contracts with RHAs to pursue its purchase interest in CHEs (and other providers), while it uses the Treasury and a new Crown Company Monitory and Advisory Unit (CCMAU) to monitor its ownership interests in CHEs.
But there the total budget is allocated to the Regional Health Authorities, according to a weighted population formula, and it is the RHAs that determine the allocations within these geographical areas.
She added that RHAS will continue to implement projects that focus on schools, youth and community.
Establishing a national PHO at the MoH could 1) complement the existing observatory functions in the RHAs, and the work of WHO's Evidence-Informed Policy Network (EVIPNet) (19) for the Americas, including Trinidad and Tobago, and 2) strengthen the work of Trinidad and Tobago's MoH Policy Unit.
To answer this need, the New Brunswick Critical Care Nursing Program (a tripartite agreement between the Department of Health, along with the RHAs and the University of New Brunswick and Universite de Moncton) has been redesigned and has moved from a 17-week to a 12-week program.
In 1997 the Health Services Act established four RHAs which deliver services through a network of primary, secondary, and tertiary care facilities consisting of 24 hospitals and 316 health centers.
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