HealthCare Diversity Council

Welcome to the HealthCare Diversity Council! Here we strongly believe in a global representation in hospitals and clinics across the country, that every healthcare institution should mirror the environment and patients that it serves.

Who we are

Our vision and mission

Be the preeminent resource for information on cultural awareness and...

Engage in dialog and action with the healthcare community on inclusion...

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There are many opportunities to volunteer your time and talent in creating greater diversity and inclusion in Healthcare. Our volunteers get involved in all aspects of event planning and implementation, as well as outreach, communication, and advocacy within their organization and the community...

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Healthcare Diversity News
Muslim Immigration Puts Half a Million US Girls at Risk of Genital Mutilation - Breitbart News
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 02:07:56 GMT
The rise of this genital scalping in the United States highlights many of the problems with diversity as goal unto itself. As Jaha Dukureh told The Guardian: “When people come to this country they bring their traditions with them– they ...
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Low number of black SC physicians sparks concerns - Charleston Post Courier
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 03:54:53 GMT
Dr. Thad Bell, an independent physician and the former director of diversity at MUSC, said this problem isn't unique to South Carolina. “It's a problem we're seeing throughout the entire nation, and it's a problem that's ...
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Workplace mentoring boosts careers, skills and retention - Miami Herald
Sun, 02 Aug 2015 23:01:09 GMT
These programs can be particularly critical for encouraging diversity. A 2013 survey of 1,000 millennials by Zeno Group found that while millennial women highly value mentorship, only 60 percent of them have mentors; and those who had them were ...
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OrthoNOW paving a new path in urgent care - Miami Herald
Sun, 02 Aug 2015 17:33:05 GMT
Awards and honors: Legacy Award by the Doral Business Council; 'Top 100 Power Leaders in Healthcare' by the South Florida Business Journal, 'Top 100 Under 50 Diverse Executive Leader' by Diversity MBA Magazine; 'Top Ten Franchise ...
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GAO Urges CMS To Act on Recommendations To Improve Medicaid - California Healthline
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:32:29 GMT
The Government Accountability Office in a report released Thursday identified more than 80 recommendations it made to CMS to improve Medicaid, noting CMS has only implemented some of the suggestions, Modern Healthcare's "Vital Signs" ...
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