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Toolkit for Collecting Race, Ethnicity and Primary Language Information From Patients

http://www.hretdisparities.org/index.php The Toolkit is designed to help hospitals, health systems, community health centers, medical group practices, health plans, and other users understand the importance of collecting accurate data on race, ethnicity, and primary language of persons with limited English proficiency … Continue reading

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Health Information in Every Day Language

Wellness Zone http://www.wellzone.org is a health literacy project in public libraries and nonprofits developed by The Humana Foundation. The Spanish portal was launched last week. http://www.wellzone.org/spanish/ This portal links to 56 sites with basic health information in Spanish. Hispanic talking … Continue reading

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