How to Find Bilingual Medical Professionals in Your Area

02/06/2021 06:00am | 153 views

Accurate communication between patients and medical professionals is a crucial part of proper healthcare. However, millionsTrusted Source of people in the United States face barriers to healthcare because of limited English proficiency.

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AHA News: Want to Help Fight for Health Justice? It May Be Time to Listen

29/04/2021 06:00am | 249 views

By Michael Merschel

TUESDAY, April 6, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- A pandemic, protests and politics have highlighted the nation's long-standing, deep-seated racial issues and how they affect the health of millions of Americans. People who've never confronted racism before are asking, "How can I show I'm an ally?"

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How To Diversify America’S Doctor Workforce

07/04/2021 06:00am | 364 views

 

The U.S. is growing increasingly diverse. But the doctor workforce hasn't followed suit—at least, not as quickly.

That's among the findings of a recent study from researchers at the University of Pennsylvania.They conclude that there's a significant need for "more robust policies and programs to create a physician workforce that is demographically representative of the U.S. population."

 

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Novant Health Launches Health News Resource For Latino Communities

29/03/2021 06:00am | 334 views

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - To better serve fast-growing Spanish-speaking communities in the Carolinas, Novant Health has launched Noticias de salud para Latinos, a Spanish-language online resource providing health information on topics of key interest to Latinos.

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Latino, Black children are twice more likely to endure multiple Covid health, economic hardships

19/01/2021 06:00am | 575 views

By Nicole Acevedo

Latino and Black children are two times more likely to experience three or more economic and health related hardships as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a new analysis of Census Household Pulse Survey data released Wednesday.

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