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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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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
US Senate fails on diversity - Louisiana Weekly
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:40:22 GMT
Thus, on issues like education, the economy, health care, and decisions of war and peace, Members of Congress are legislating without the perspectives of Black and Brown staff. The lack of diversity on Capitol Hill is not a new issue. I addressed ...
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Why Ending Disparities in Health Care Must Start at the Top - Hospitals & Health Networks
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 10:14:33 GMT
There are myriad threads and entry points to such a discussion, but it might start with our health care system. Despite decades of reports, the formation of organizations and conferences dedicated to diversity and access to quality health care ...
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Health care providers educate staff on patient diversity - FW Business
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:11:39 GMT
While culture encompasses a myriad of diverse issues, for health-care providers in northeast Indiana, language is one of the first things that comes to mind. Communication is crucial when it comes to making medical decisions, and the city is home to ...
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How These Top Companies Are Getting Inclusion Right - Fast Company
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:45:38 GMT
... when the employee and manager were of different races and the employee was not engaged. The other found that companies that had higher-than-average gender diversity and employee engagement also had 46% to 58% better financial performance than ...
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Best States To Retire 2017: Florida Tops List While Rhode Island Ranks As Worst In New Study - International Business Times
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:12:00 GMT
Florida came top in terms of affordability and also ranked highly in quality of life while its rating as the 24th best state in terms of health care was still enough to beat Wyoming into second place. While Florida, which gains about 55,000 ...and ...
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