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Special Report on

HRSA Cultural Competence

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The CDC is an agency of the US Department of Health and Human Services whose mission is to promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability. The CDC has helpful information on mental health related issues, including statistical information on suicide. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) The CMS administers the Medicare, Medicaid, and State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) programs. Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) The CMHS leads federal efforts to treat mental illnesses by promoting mental health and ...
as well as personal, physical,,, and psychological conditions, either pre-existing or acquired while they fled their homeland and made way to a camp. The Federal Refugee Act of 1980 recommends that all new refugees arriving in the United States receive a comprehensive health assessment. The Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) housed in the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is charged with funding and oversight of this effort. Three medical interventions are either required or recommended in order to contain infectious disease and reduce the medical burdens that may be associated with refugee resettlement. First is ...
NHMA Leadership Fellowship Program « NNLAMS
The purpose of the NHMA Leadership Fellowship Program is to promote leadership development among members of the National Hispanic Medical Association. The emphasis is on the knowledge and skills necessary to take a leadership role in health policy development and advocacy at local, state and national levels on issues of importance to the health of the Hispanic community. Major sponsors are AMGEN, Inc., the R. F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, and the National Hispanic Medical Association. Applications are solicited from association membership. A committee consisting of association officers, NYU ... market research, surveys and trends
hrsa launch new page on cross cultural competence
A total of 30% of the Dutch population made online purchases in 2005, according to the Dutch Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS). That percentage was a shade higher in Sweden, the UK, Germany and Luxembourg. In Greece, almost no one makes online purchases. The average for the European Union (EU) was 20% in 2005. Nearly 80% of the households in the Netherlands had an Internet connection in 2005. That percentage was the highest in the EU. The most popular Internet activities in 2004 were e-mails and surfing, followed by software downloads, online shopping and online looking for a job. Read more: Dutch Borders Inc., a subsidiary of ... market research, surveys and trends


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increase of 511 percent (1.0 million speakers) over the same timeframe. .... HRSA Cultural Competence Web Page. The Portal for HRSA Funded Resources on ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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$160 million annually after implementing medical homes, ...... In 2006, only seven percent of African American males in Detroit received preventive ... Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA): Cultural Competence Resources ... industry trends, business articles and survey research


Indicators of Cultural Competence in Health Care Delivery ...
HRSA's Cultural Competence Committee (Appendix C), and the staff from the seven .... included input from a Workgroup of HRSA's Cultural Competence Committee ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
National Center for Cultural Competence
Planning, Implementing and Evaluating Culturally Competent Service Delivery Systems in Primary Health Care Settings This checklist was developed by the National Center for Cultural Competence (NCCC). It is designed to assist programs and organizations which are concerned with the delivery of primary and community-based health care, to begin strategic development of policies, structures, procedures and practices that support cultural and linguistic competence. It is also designed to ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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