chi

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  • noun

Synonyms for chi

the circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all things

the 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet

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CHIS 2005 includes data on hundreds of health-related variables such as health status, health insurance coverage, access to care, chronic health conditions, cancer, dental health, neighborhood and housing, parental involvement, hunger and much more.
The CHIS 2005 data will be a tremendous asset to state and local health officials who want to build upon their successes and target future efforts to make a healthier life for all Californians," said Sandra Shewry, director of the California Department of Health Services.
CHIS 2005 conducted surveys in all of California's 58 counties.
Funding for CHIS 2005 has been provided by the California Department of Health Services; The California Endowment; the National Cancer Institute; First 5 California; the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; the California Department of Mental Health; the California Office of the Patient Advocate; Kaiser Permanente; San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency; Marin County Department of Health and Human Services; First 5 Marin Children and Families Commission; Center for Public Policy Research at the University of California, Davis; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Solano County Health and Social Services Department; and the Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services.