Disability-Competent Care –What is it and Why Is It Important?

This is a webinar. It belongs to the Leading Healthcare Practices and Training: Defining and Delivering Disability-Competent Care” Series. At this link, the user is able to find: The Webinar presentation, a 508-Compliant Presentation, a Webinar Transcript and a Webinar Summary explaining the model for Disability-Competent Care. Click here to access the webinar

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Building an Organizational Response to Health Disparities

A practical Guide to Implementing the National CLAS Standards: For racial, Ethnic and Linguistic Minorities, People with Disabilities and Sexual and Gender Minorities. This resource toolkit is a compilation of many other resources. The purpose of this toolkit is to enable organizations to implement the National CLAS Standards and improve health equity. Each resource listed […]

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Chronic disease resources

Afib Stroke Risk scorecard Improving your heart health numbers Coping with Afib Understanding Stroke and TIA   COPD My COPD action Plan Living with COPD- English Living with COPD- Spanish COPD when symptoms get worse- spanish COPD Spirometry COPD Medication List COPD action plan   Diabetes A template to email patients to engage on painful […]

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Resources to Address Oral Health Disparities

Oral health is essential to overall general health and well-being, but there is also a growing recognition that many challenges identified 20 years ago have not been adequately addressed. Dental caries (tooth decay) is the single most common chronic childhood disease. There are striking disparities in oral diseases among various disadvantaged and underserved population subgroups. […]

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National Stakeholders Strategy for Achieving Health Equity

The National Stakeholder Strategy for Achieving Health Equity provides a common set of goals and objectives for public and private sector initiatives and partnerships to help racial and ethnic minorities — and other underserved groups — reach their full health potential. National Stakeholder Strategy for Achieving Health Equity

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United States Department of Health and Human Services Action Plan to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Disparities

The HHS Action Plan to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities outlines goals and actions HHS will take to reduce health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities. With the HHS Disparities Action Plan, the Department commits to continuously assessing the impact of all policies and programs on racial and ethnic health disparities. It will promote […]

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