Printer friendly

What does FHS stand for?

FHS stands for Functional Health Status (healthcare measurement)

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.

See other definitions of FHS

Other Resources:
We have 179 other meanings of FHS in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

In the study involving 67 patients with IBD and 88 healthy adolescents between the ages of 11 and 19, the researchers collected data on socio-demographics, functional health status and psychosocial characteristics as well as spiritual well-being.
Actually, there is a steady stream of literature that began in the late 1960's which posits functional health status as a better predictor for future health care utilization than diagnosis.
To describe the relationships among functional health status measures (SF-12 physical and mental components summary scores), traditional measures of community health status, and social determinants of health among respondents to community health status surveys conducted in nine different communities.