Gentlepersons--My very best to all of you!
Might I respectfully suggest weekend meetings for this organization? As an educator, especially one with students doing rotations around a major hospital, mid-week meetings mean hiring a substitute (not that one is available in my case) and leaving town in the middle of many ongoing activities.
I would be delighted to attend a Saturday afternoon meeting womewhere, with or without fancier meals and such, and might be…Continue
Added by Dr. Gene Poole on July 8, 2011 at 9:08am — No Comments
Hope this is a helpful resource for everyone:
Critical need for culturally responsive health care
By Jinyoung Chun
Posted: 06/10/2011 04:00:00 PM PDT
Updated: 06/10/2011 04:39:40 PM PDT
IMAGINE THAT you have multiple…
Added by Tamara Murray on June 13, 2011 at 3:44pm — No Comments
Wanted to make sure everyone in the Consortium saw this op-ed from Latino Coalition for a Health California's Chad Silva that ran in Capitol Weekly. Please share it widely and feel free to use it as a resource or entry-point to talk about the importance of cultural competency.
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This bulletin from the California Pan-Ethnic Health Network describes the sections of the American Recovery and
Reinvestment Act (ARRA) and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) which support development of the
health care workforce, and highlights the opportunities to advance diversity in the health professions in California. …Continue
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The fact that males of color are underrepresented in health professions is an ever pervasive message that those of us involved in pipeline programs and health workforce diversity efforts hear and feel concerned about day in and day out. It is something we are reminded of as we evaluate our program demographics, only to see 10% to 20% of students are African American or Latino males; and yet these are primary subgroups we aim to serve.
In 2009, the Alameda County Health…Continue
Added by Alameda County Health Pipeline on January 18, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments
The Model Neighborhood Program at the Alameda County Medical Center (ACMC) will be celebrating the successes of 22 eighth grade students who have been learning about health careers at ACMC since October of 2010. The celebration will be at Highland Hospital on January 28th at 5:30 pm and will include digital stories created by the students who are wrapping up their internship. Over the past few months students have learned about HIPAA, Standard Precautions, health inequities, health…Continue
Added by Heather MacDonald-Fine on January 3, 2011 at 11:05am — No Comments
The California Primary Care Association is convening the first annual conference on workforce development for Community Clinics and Health Centers (CCHCs). The conference will be held in Sacramento on November 2 and 3, 2011. We are looking for people who would like to propose a workshop or panel for the conference.…Continue
Added by Caryn Rizell on November 30, 2010 at 11:48am — No Comments
The Consortium wants to build on great connections and content from our successful state-wide pipeline conference by expanding our on-line community and resources. We want to advance towards our vision of a powerful state-wide pipeline network that supports each other, our students and programs. We also want to increase our collective advocacy and action to advance health workforce diversity and quality, culturally competent care to our communities.
To achieve these goals, we…Continue
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