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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
Gov. Fallin Criticized For Lack Of Diversity On Health Care Task Force - news9.com KWTV
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:36:32 GMT
OKLAHOMA CITY -. Governor Mary Fallin is coming under fire for appointing a task force to target minority issues, without having any people of color on the team. The National Governors Association is helping two states, Rhode Island and Oklahoma ...
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'Black Men in White Coats' encourages diversity in health care - WRAL.com
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 22:58:47 GMT
Achieving racial diversity is a priority in many professions, but the number of African-American medical students is actually declining. African-Americans represent 13 percent of the United States population but only 3 percent of practicing ...
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Census says construction jobs dropped, health care positions rose - The Ledger
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:56:03 GMT
Florida also got more diverse in the past five years. The percentage of non-Hispanic whites dropped from 78.4 percent in 2010 to 76.3 percent in 2015. The increase in diversity was driven by gains in the Hispanic population, which grew by 665,000 ...
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Local health care innovator among top 100 black leaders - Lee's Summit Journal
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:38:36 GMT
Recruiting minorities to top positions in health care can serve to ameliorate these issues. The Institute for Diversity in Health Management published an article arguing diversity and disparities are inseparable, yet the health care field has not ...
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Helping Gamers Get Health Care Coverage (An Epic Win) - The White House (blog)
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:10:13 GMT
As eSports grow in popularity and become increasingly mainstream, gamers are increasing in numbers and diversity. About 77 percent of men between ages 18-29 say that they play games, and so do 57 percent of women in the same age group. Thanks ...
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