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.

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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
Investors Reward Bayer for Adopting a Sharper Focus on Health Care - New York Times
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:50:30 GMT
Investors currently prize focus over diversity. That is prompting a range of companies, including mining firms, media groups and food companies, to slim down. In time, the reward should be a richer stock-market valuation, although Bayer already ...
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Oakwood University Professor Creates First HBCU-Developed MOOC - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:50:14 GMT
“But by exploring world religions through the lens of workplace diversity, this course will offer students an intriguing journey of discovery to find common ground in diverse religious beliefs and practice.” Burton said he hopes the ...
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Experts Say Our Health Care System Is 'Poorly Designed' For Dying Americans - ThinkProgress
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:48:37 GMT
The report, titled “Dying in America,” examined the quality of care for elderly and terminally ill patients in their final days and offered a host of suggestions for insurers and health care providers, some of which can be fulfilled ...
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Tackling This Week's Biggest Stories About Women - Huffington Post
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:04:42 GMT
This week, we discuss the diversity gap in the House, California's new bill requiring rape kit testing and the MacArthur Prize's newest female recipient. .... Jessica_Lynn_Gimeno September 18, 2014 18:20 Another area where sexism persists is ...
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WNY Genetics in Research and Health Care Partnership - University at Buffalo Reporter
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:10:16 GMT
“The AHEC system's mission is to increase diversity in health professions, devoting special attention to underserved urban and rural locales, ensuring that each community gets the help it needs,” said Shannon Carlin-Menter, ...
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