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HealthCare Diversity Council

Welcome
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

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

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

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Volunteer

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
America's fastest-growing jobs - USA TODAY
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:36:09 GMT
In an interview with 24/7 Wall St., Martin Kohli, chief regional economist for the BLS, noted that the effects of an aging population, which has access to Medicare, "combined with innovations that provide new treatments" has led to ...
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Q5: Registration begins for gerontology and Geriatrics conferences - Stillwater News Press
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:32:44 GMT
She conducts research in the area of family policy, law and diversity with a focus on grandparents rearing grandchildren, grandparent visitation, foster care, mentoring, and disasters and seniors. She facilitates a partnership with the Oklahoma ...
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Mercy seeks to embrace diversity, break down barriers in health care - Sioux City Journal
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:25:22 GMT
Hernandez, who travels daily to local schools, businesses, churches and Mary J. Treglia Community House -- a non-profit organization that responds to the needs of the immigrant population, said the health care system is part of the American ...
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Report ranks breastfeeding rates - Los Angeles Register
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 03:26:04 GMT
There were some local hospitals with even lower rates but they were not included on the list because they did not have enough ethnic diversity of births. Ronald Reagan-UCLA had the county's highest exclusive breastfeeding rate at 84.5 ...
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Study: Affirmative Action Stigmatizes Beneficiaries - Town Hall
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:07:46 GMT
Research by George Mason University's David Kravitz and colleagues reveals that, while “affirmative action policies in the workforce have increased diversity,” they've also had the effect of “stigmatizing the very workers ...
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