Tag Archives: Social determinants of health

Infant Mortality Awareness Month

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://1.usa.gov/90IRAo September is Infant Mortality Awareness Month, and in 2011, the Office of Minority Health decided to partner with local communities, and focus on the role of the health care provider. The … Continue reading

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Health Literacy News

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog.   Health Literacy Implications for Health Care Reform Workshop Summary http://bit.ly/roQsHn The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) extends health care access to 32 million Americans who previously had been uninsured. … Continue reading

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Webinar: What Shapes Health?

The following announcement appeared on the [CLAStalk-list], by Julia Puebla Fortier; CLAS-talk list moderator; diversityRx@gmail.com   Panel Discussion With Experts on Social Determinants of Health Moderated by David Williams, Ph.D.<http://recp.rm02.net/ctt?m=3829454&r=ODk1MTA3NjY2NgS2&b=0&j=MjI2Mzc3NDQ4S0&k=Link1&kt=1&kd=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rwjf.org%2Fpr%2Fproduct.jsp%3Fid%3D72030%26cid%3DXEM_206603&gt; Despite an abundance of information about healthy lifestyles and the … Continue reading

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