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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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New on MedlinePlus: Anatomy Videos

This news comes from Naomi Miller; Manager, Consumer Health Information; National Library of Medicine; millern@mail.nlm.nih.gov (found posted on the CAPHIS listserv). “Colleagues–MedlinePlus now includes a collection of animated anatomy videos as part of the A.D.A.M. Medical Encyclopedia. These 78 new … Continue reading

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New Multilingual Health Information Materials

The following announcement was posted on the CAPHIS listserv by Mary Alice Gillispie, MD; Healthy Roads Media, Director; http://www.healthyroadsmedia.org ; Tel 406-556-5877 “Healthy Roads Media (with the help of many partners) has created some new free multilingual materials.  First, there … Continue reading

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New Tool For Those With Difficulty Reading Health Information

Here is additional information on the new tool recently posted on KidsHealth.org.   The tool is intended to help those you may have difficulty reading.     A great resource is now every better! This information is posted by Neil Izenberg, M.D.; Editor-in-Chief/Founder, … Continue reading

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Multilingual NIH Publications

We serve more clients/patients who are non-English-speaking and –reading than ever.        You can order non-English language publications from the National Institutes of Health.      The National Network of Libraries of Medicine-Midcontinental Region office has collected links for you on this page: … Continue reading

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