CHKS


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AcronymDefinition
CHKSCalifornia Healthy Kids Survey
CHKSCenter for Hip and Knee Surgery (Joint Replacement Surgeons of Indiana; Mooresville and Indianapolis, IN)
CHKSComparative Health Knowledge System (UK NHS)
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Schoolwide data include report card ratings by teachers on Life Skills and Work Habits, student self-reported perception data on the CHKS, state standardized test scores in Math and Language Arts, discipline referrals, unexcused absences, and truancy rates.
CHKS provides healthcare intelligence and initial shortlist of 15 trusts was drawn up for the awards following analysis of nine clinical indicators including caesarean rates, length of stay, complications, readmissions and injuries, as well as three indicators from the Care Quality Commission's 2013 maternity survey.
The CHKS Top Hospitals awards celebrate the success of healthcare providers across the UK and are given to acute trusts for their achievements in healthcare quality and improvement.
One trust that CHKS is currently working with is the Royal Bolton Hospital.
The entire CHKS sample from the 2005 and 2007 school years were used for this study.
CHKS is an independent provider of healthcare intelligence and quality improvement ser vices.
This correlational study examined matching 7th grade CHKS data and school API scores through descriptive and inferential statistical analyses in academic school years 2003-2004, 2005-2006, and 2007-2008.
HKI's private equity owner Inflexion had previously sold its Alcester-based UK subsidiary CHKS to Capita in February, in a deal also advised by Catalyst.
It was named one of the 40 leading hospitals by independent health information provider CHKS.
The checks were carried out by independent healthcare benchmarking company CHKS.
Because the CHIA Part A is multiple choice, it was decided to approach questions about sexuality by including more choices and a broader definition of sexual activity than either the CHKS (CHKS, 2005) or the Guidelines for Adolescent Preventive Services (GAPS) questionnaire (Elster & Kuznets, 1994), both of which ask about "sexual intercourse.
A table of the top 40 hospitals in the UK has been drawn up by international health firm CHKS.