PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FOR A HEALTHY COMMUNITY
HEALTH LAW: REGULATORY
In today’s healthcare environment, providers must be vigilant in complying with changing legal requirements and government regulations. With so many issues to keep abreast of, all types of healthcare providers require expert advice and counsel to not only succeed, but to also avoid regulatory pitfalls that can have a devastating effect on their ability to continue in their profession. The attorneys in the health law regulatory group at Ruskin Moscou Faltischek provide that expertise and are recognized authorities, providing a sound perspective and creating a partnership with clients to help them achieve their goals. Our client roster includes, but is not limited to, hospitals, physician groups, pharmacists, chiropractors, dentists, home health agencies and diagnostic and treatment centers.
HEALTH SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE PROFESSIONALS
A professional is a worker required to possess a large body of knowledge derived from extensive academic study (usually tertiary), with the training almost always formalized.
Obstetricians is the surgical speciality dealing with the care of a woman and her offspring during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (the period shortly after birth). Midwifery is the non-medical equivalent. Most obstetricians are also gynaecologists
Ophthalmologist is more restricted and implies a medically trained surgical specialist. Since ophthalmologists perform operations on eyes, they are generally categorized as surgeons.
Neurologists are trained to investigate, or diagnose and treat, neurological disorders. Pediatric neurologists treat neurological disease in children. Neurologists may also be involved in clinical research, clinical trials, as well as basic research and translational research. In the
AGENCIES THAT PROVIDE HEALTH SERVICE (DOH)
- Bureau of Food and Drugs(BFAD)
- Bureau of International Health Cooperation(BIHC)
- Bureau of Quarantine and International Health Surveillance(BQIHS)
- National Center for Disease Prevention and Control(NCDPC)
- National Epidemiology Center(NEC)
- Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM)
The Department of Health (DOH) is the principal health agency in the
EXISTING ORDINANCES IN THE COMMUNITY
1.)Improper throwing of garbage in sealed plastic bags is prohibited.
2.)Throwing wastes in canals, drainage and rivers are also prohibited.
3.)Placing waste cans in all public vehicles and places is greatly encouraged.
4.)Implementation of sorting out garbage into biodegradable and non-biodegradable materials is a requirement in all establishments.
5.)Smoking inside the school premises is prohibited.