18 May 2011 ~ 0 Comments

MOHEC and EHRs Workgroup Meeting

The Missouri Health Equity Collaborative ( MOHEC) EHR working group is  devoted to examining how we should and could be using current and emerging data to identify and target specific health disparities in Missouri.  This group will also be charged with proactively planning how to educate consumers on their right to have a copy of […]

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19 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Hospital Accreditation Requirements to Advance Effective Communication, Cultural Competence, and Patient-and Family-Centered Care

The Joint Commission released in 2010 the Hospital Accreditation Requirements to Advance Effective Communication, Cultural Competence, and Patient-and Family-Centered Care.  You can find more information about the new standards at the new standards at the following links: 1.  New & Revised Standards & EPs for Patient-Centered Communication 2.  Patient-Centered Communication Standards and Advancing Effective Communication, […]

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11 November 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Presentations from Building Health Equity in the Kansas City Region

Couldn’t make it to yesterday’s event? Download the presentations from Debbie Chase, Susan Garrett and Karen Edison. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health & Health Care: Kansas City Regional Data Debbie Chase, MPA Smoking among Latino Immigrants: Developing Solutions Susan Garrett Project Director, Preventive Medicine & Public Health KU Medical Center Missouri Health Equity Collaborative […]

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