Sierra Health Services, Inc. Company Profile

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Sierra Health Services, Inc., is a diversified healthcare company that, through its subsidiaries, provides and administers the delivery of managed care benefit plans for employers, government programs and individuals. Sierra defines managed healthcare as quality care delivered in an organized and cost-effective manner, requiring providers, insurers and members to work together.
Sierra is able to meet the needs of its customers through a broad array of healthcare products and services. In addition to health maintenance organizations and medical groups, Sierra's subsidiaries currently offer a preferred provider organization, health and life indemnity insurance, behavioral healthcare services, third-party administration for self-insured companies and multi-specialty medical groups.



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Response to Ebola outbreak leads to improved mental health services in Sierra Leone

(King's College London) A new report highlighting how vital mental health services were developed in Sierra Leone during the 2014 Ebola outbreak is published today in the WHO Bulletin.

2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Spied: Making the Grade

Where the Silverado leads, the Sierra must follow.

Sareum Holdings: Sierra has ‘significantly expanded’ clinical development programme for its cancer drug

Sierra Oncology has announced ‘noteworthy progresses’ in the Dose Escalation Phase 1 portions for both of its ongoing Phase I/II clinical trials evaluating its potential best-in-class Chk1 inhibit...

Sierra Leone's Ebola outbreak concludes at last

Two virus incubation periods of 42 days have passed since the last confirmed person with the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone tested negative, meaning the end of the Ebola flare-up has come at last. Read...

Sareum Holdings: Sierra Oncology has ‘significantly expanded’ clinical development programme for its cancer drug

Sierra Holdings has announced ‘noteworthy progresses’ in the Dose Escalation Phase 1 portions for both of its ongoing Phase ½ clinical trials evaluating its potential best-in-class Chk1 inhibitor...

Sierra Metals announces strike action from a fraction of workers at the Yauricocha Mine, Peru

Minera Coronaa subsidiary of Sierra Metals Inc. received notice from the Union of the Mine and Metallurgical Workers of Minera Coronaof their intention Read more...

Ebola victims sue Sierra Leone government over mismanaged funds

FREETOWN (Reuters) - Two Ebola survivors in Sierra Leone filed a lawsuit in a regional court on Friday, accusing the government of mismanaging funds during an epidemic that killed more than 3,000 peop...

How to build a resillient health system

The 2014 west African Ebola epidemic shone a harsh light on the health systems of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. While decades of domestic and international investment had contributed to substanti...

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Distance, accessibility and costs. Decision-making during childbirth in rural Sierra Leone: A qualitative study.

Sierra Leone has one of the highest maternal mortality ratios in the world. Efforts to reduce maternal mortality have included initiatives to encourage more women to deliver at health facilities. Desp...

Counting indirect crisis-related deaths in the context of a low-resilience health system: the case of maternal and neonatal health during the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone.

Although the number of direct Ebola-related deaths from the 2013 to 2016 West African Ebola outbreak has been quantified, the number of indirect deaths, resulting from decreased utilization of routine...

Mental health nurses and disaster response in Sierra Leone.

The Foundational Public Health Services as a Framework for Estimating Spending.

In support of the nation's effort to address rising healthcare costs and improve healthcare outcomes, the National Academy of Medicine called for a minimum package of public health services available ...

Access to emergency care services: a transversal ecological study about Brazilian emergency health care network.

Studies of health geography are important in the planning and allocation of emergency health services. The geographical distribution of health facilities is an important factor in timely and quality a...

Clinical Trials [3464 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

STRIVE (Sierra Leone Trial to Introduce a Vaccine Against Ebola)

The 2014 outbreak of Ebola in West Africa is the largest in recorded history with widespread and intense transmission in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. The high infectivity of blood an...

Engaging Depressed Low-Income Seniors in Mental Health Services

This two-stage research study will 1. train caseworkers in three participating New York City Neighborhood Houses to screen their clients for depression, and 2. examine the...

Behavioral Health Services for Women Receiving Public Assistance

The purpose of this study is to determine whether access to behavioral health services has been affected by welfare reform.

Two Approaches to Providing HIV/AIDS Services in the Community to People Living With HIV/AIDS

This study will examine the effects of having a case manager help PHAs access and use health, social services and practical resources that are helpful to their needs as compared to the usu...

Integrating Services for Noncommunicable Diseases in Continuum of Care for Mothers and Children

The objectives of this cluster randomized control trial are to examine the effect of combined intervention of the utilization of continuum of care (CoC) card and health education on the co...

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