210 judgments found.

Alcalá, Cristina Beatriz v. Ministerio de Salud y Acción Social

Country: Argentina
Year: 2000
Court: Supreme Court of Justice [Corte Suprema de Justicia de la Nación Argentina]
Citation: A. 224. XXXIV.
Health Topics: Health care and health services, Health systems and financing, HIV/AIDS, Medicines
Human Rights: Right to health, Right to social security
Facts:

Cristina Beatriz Alcalá filed a guarantee of protection of individual constitutional rights (amparo protection) against the Ministry of Health and Social Action to obtain the drug, Indinavir, to continue her treatment against AIDS and to test her viral load. She indicated that the treatment consists of a cocktail of drugs consisting of AZT, 3TC and …Read more

Tags: Access to drugs, Access to medicines, Access to treatment, Health regulation, HIV, HIV/AIDS, People living with HIV/ AIDS, Public hospital
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Asociación Benghalensis et al. v. Ministerio de Salud y Acción Social – Estado Nacional

Country: Argentina
Year: 2000
Court: Supreme Court of Justice [Corte Suprema de Justicia de la Nación Argentina]
Citation: A. 186. XXXIV
Health Topics: Health care and health services, Health systems and financing, HIV/AIDS, Medicines
Human Rights: Right to health, Right to life
Facts:

Asociación Benghalensis and other non-governmental organizations involved in HIV work brought action pursuant to the Constitution of Argentina and Law No. 23.798 against the government for its failure to provide health services, treatment and special administration of medicines to people living with HIV. Law No. 23.798 declared the response to HIV to be a national …Read more

Tags: Access to drugs, Access to medicines, AIDS, Antiretrovirals, ARVs, Budget, Essential medicines, Health expenditures, Health funding, Health regulation, Health spending, HIV, HIV status, Most-at-risk, People living with HIV/AIDS, PLHIV, Subsidies
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Campodónico de Beviacqua, Ana Carina v. Ministerio de Salud y Acción Social – Secretaría de Programas de Salud y Banco de Drogas Neoplásicas

Country: Argentina
Year: 2000
Court: Supreme Court of Justice [Corte Suprema de Justicia de la Nación Argentina]
Citation: C. 823. XXXV
Health Topics: Child and adolescent health, Disabilities, Health care and health services, Health systems and financing, Medicines, Poverty
Human Rights: Right to health, Right to life
Facts:

The plaintiff filed a guarantee of protection of individual constitutional rights (amparo protection) in the name of her son, who suffered from Kostmann’s disease, a severe bone marrow defect. Because of this disease, the plaintiff’s son was entirely dependent on a medicine called Neutromax 300. From June 1996 to December 1998, the National Bank of Antineoplastic …Read more

Tags: Access to drugs, Access to health care, Access to medicines, Access to treatment, Budget, Child development, Children, Disabled, Handicapped, Health expenditures, Health funding, Health regulation, Health spending, Low income, Minor, Out-of-pocket expenditures, Pediatric health, Poor, Social security, Subsidies, Underprivileged
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Case 2000-011f

Country: Belgium
Year: 2000
Court: Court constitutionnelle [Constitutional Court of Belgium]
Citation: C. C., n°2000-011f, 2 February 2000
Health Topics: Health care and health services, Health systems and financing, Medical malpractice
Human Rights: Freedom from discrimination
Tags: Counseling, Diagnostics, Examination, Health regulation, Standard of care
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Case 2000-103f

Country: Belgium
Year: 2000
Court: C. C., n°2000-0103f, 11 October 2000
Citation: C. C., n°2000-0103f, 11 October 2000
Health Topics: Health systems and financing, Medicines
Human Rights: Freedom from discrimination
Tags: Essential medicines, Health expenditures, Health funding, Health regulation, Health spending, Pharmaceuticals, Pricing
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Case 687/2000-R

Country: Bolivia
Year: 2000
Court: Constitutional Tribunal of Bolivia [Tribunal Constitucional de Bolivia]
Health Topics: Chronic and noncommunicable diseases, Health care and health services, Health systems and financing
Human Rights: Right to health, Right to life, Right to social security
Facts:

After her body rejected a kidney transplant, Rocio Mercadeo Zimerman began hemodialysis treatment with the National Health Fund (the “Fund”) on June 6, 1995. The treatment was authorized to continue for one year, but was discontinued on May 18, 1996 after Zimerman’s health was stabilized because of a new, successful kidney transplant. In March of …Read more

Tags: Access to health care, Access to treatment, Budget, Health funding, Health insurance, Health regulation, Kidney disease, Noncommunicable diseases, Out-of-pocket expenditures, Reimbursement, Secondary care, Social security
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In re subpoena v. Dwight L Bailey

Country: United States
Year: 2000
Court: 4th Circuit Court of Appeal
Citation: 228 F.3d 341 (2000)
Health Topics: Health information, Health systems and financing
Human Rights: Right to privacy
Facts:

In connection with an investigation into federal healthcare offenses, the Respondents, Dr Bailey and a professional healthcare association, were served with four subpoenas from the United States Attorney for the Western District of Virginia as authorized under 18 U.S.C. § 3486. The subpoenas required, among other things, the production of patient medical records. Section 3486(e)(1) …Read more

Tags: Confidentiality, Disclosure, Electronic health records, Health data, Health information, Health regulation, Medical records, Non-disclosure, Secrecy
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Longueira, Jorge Florencio s/amparo

Country: Argentina
Year: 2000
Court: Supreme Court of Justice [Corte Suprema de Justicia de la Nación Argentina]
Health Topics: Health care and health services, Health systems and financing
Human Rights: Right to health
Facts:

The plaintiff filed a guarantee of protection of individual constitutional rights (amparo protection) against the health insurance company which covers her son to compel them to perform a high complexity surgery. The health insurance company argued that it wouldn’t cover the surgery because it was not included in the healthcare, and that the plaintiff should …Read more

Tags: Access to health care, Access to treatment, Health insurance, Health regulation, Social security
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Prof. Nurul Islam, et al. v. Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, et al.

Country: Bangladesh
Year: 2000
Court: Supreme Court - High Court Division
Citation: 52 DLR (2000) 413
Health Topics: Child and adolescent health, Chronic and noncommunicable diseases, Environmental health, Health systems and financing, Tobacco
Human Rights: Right to a clean environment, Right to health, Right to life
Facts:

The above judgment combined two writ petitions that both dealt with the effect of tobacco advertisements on public health. The Petitioner in Writ Petition No. 1825 of 1999 was Prof. Nurul Islam, President of ADHUNIK (Aamra Dhumpan Nibaron Kori). Section 3 of the Tamakjato Shamogri Biponon Niontroner Jonno Pronito Ain, 1988 provided that all tobacco …Read more

Tags: Air pollution, Asthma, Cancer, Children, Health regulation, Lung disease, Minor, Noncommunicable diseases, Passive smoking, Pediatric health, Pollution, Pulmonary diseases, Respiratory diseases, Second-hand smoke, Smoking, Smoking cessation, Tobacco control, Tobacco regulation
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