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Puerto Rico Department of Health Company Profile

15:01 EST 14th December 2018 | BioPortfolio


News Articles [1036 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

U.S. donates $5 million to Puerto Rico for Zika defense

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is giving $5 million to 20 health centers in Puerto Rico to fight the spread of Zika virus. Read more..

As Anger Brews Over Hurricane Death Toll Discrepancies, Puerto Rico’s Health Department Sued For More Information

"We want to make sure that when the next hurricane arrives, we don't have a repeat of this situation," said Mario Marazzi-Santiago, the director of Puerto Rico's Institute of Statistics which filed th...

Long Waits to See Doctors in Puerto Rico Where Medical Needs Are Great Post-Maria

(Kaiser Health News) – Physicians are in short supply in Puerto Rico. From 2006 to 2016, the number of doctors on the island declined from 14,000 to 9,000, according the College of Physicians an...

One year after Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico

On September 20, 2017, Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, wreaking destruction that still lingers. The Category 4 storm caused a humanitarian crisis that ultimately cost nearly 3,000 lives, and imper...

Researchers to study drivers of asthma in Puerto Rico

(National Jewish Health) Researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, National Jewish Health and Centro de Neumología Pediátrica in Puerto Rico have been awarded nearly $10 million in...

Puerto Rico’s Battered Health System Now Even More Vulnerable In The Face Of Future Storms

It's taken a long time for Puerto Rico's health system to recover from Hurricane Maria, and even though facilities are coming back on line and emergency plans have been made, there are new weaknesses ...

Puerto Rico, one year later

(American Chemical Society) On Sept. 20, 2017, Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, wreaking destruction that still lingers. The Category 4 storm caused a humanitarian crisis that ultimately cost nearl...

Researchers awarded $10 million grant to address root causes of asthma in Puerto Rico

Researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, National Jewish Health and Centro de Neumología Pediátrica in Puerto Rico have been awarded nearly $10 million as part of a 5-year grant f...

PubMed Articles [4284 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Knowledge and Perceptions of E-cigarettes and the Motivations for their Use: Talking to Smokers (E-cigarettes and/or Conventional Cigarettes) and Non-smokers in Puerto Rico.

The awareness and use of e-cigarettes have been increasing in recent years. The World Health Organization recently reported that regulations are needed to impede the promotion of e-cigarettes to young...

Body Mass Index and Surgical Outcome in a Puerto Rican Population.

To determine the impact of body mass index (BMI) on postoperative morbidity and 30-day mortality in the population served by the University of Puerto Rico (UPR)-affiliated hospitals.

Effect of Season on 25-OH Vitamin D in Serum of Rhesus Monkeys Housed in Puerto Rico.

Vitamin D blood levels have been shown to be partially dependent upon season in temperate climates, however, this same evaluation has not yet been reported in fully tropical climates. Herein, we asses...

Sexual Behaviors, Experiences of Sexual Violence, and Substance Use among Women Who inject Drugs: Accessing Health and Prevention Services in Puerto Rico.

People who inject drugs (PWID) face numerous gender-specific health risks, which increase their susceptibility to adverse outcomes, including violence. There is a need for research on female PWID to c...

Epidemiological Trends of Traumatic Brain and Spinal Cord Injury in Puerto Rico from November 10th, 2006, through May 24th, 2011.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), injury to the central nervous system (CNS) continues to be a leading cause of injury-related morbidity and mortality in the US today.

Clinical Trials [4576 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

An Analysis of Diabetes Control in Puerto Rico

Project: An analysis of Diabetes Control in Puerto Rico Hypothesis: This project seeks to determine the causes for: i) poor adherence to prescribed treatment by patients, ii) low complianc...

Cognition Metabolism and Exercise Among Women Living With HIV in Puerto Rico

The study evaluates the association between soluble insulin receptor dysfunction, cardiorespiratory fitness, and HIV associated neurocognitive disorder (HAND). Those who volunteer to parti...

FLorida Puerto Rico Atrial Fibrillation Stroke Study (FLiPER-AF)

In this study, FL-PR Stroke Registry will be used to determine novel data on disparities in stroke care and outcomes for patients with Atrial Fibrillation (AF) in 'real life' hospital sett...

The Baby Act Trial

Childhood obesity is increasing, particularly among Hispanics. Rapid weight gain during childhood increases the risk of obesity in childhood and in adulthood, also increasing the risk of c...

Peer-Administered Asthma Self-Management Intervention in Urban Middle Schools

Health disparities in pediatric asthma persist, with Latino children demonstrating increased asthma morbidity. Middle school children with asthma have greater morbidity than children from ...

Companies [2438 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Puerto Rico Department of Health

Puerto Rico Industrial Development Company of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico offers a unique value proposition to entrepreneurs and established companies. In Puerto Rico you can enjoy the benefits and protections of operating within a U.S. jurisdiction with the add...

MMM Healthcare, Inc.

Established in 2001, MMM Healthcare, Inc. (MMM) is a health maintenance organization that provides high-quality Medicare Advantage health plans for elderly and special need...

InnovaCare, Inc.

Established in 2001, MMM Healthcare, Inc. (MMM) is a health maintenance organization that provides high-quality Medicare Advantage health plans for elderly and specia...

HOSA

HOSA is a Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO), endorsed by the U.S. Department of Education, whose mission is to promote opportunities in health care and enhance the delivery of quality h...

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