Blog - Diverse Health

Publicly Financed Care is a Needed Baseline for Health

| November 08, 2018
The Nov. 5 editorial regarding health care calls for the community to invest in the social dete [...] Read more

Op-Ed: Healthcare is Justice for Underserved Communities

by Foluso Fakorede, MD | November 05, 2018
In 1966, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., observed: “Of all the forms of inequality, injustic [...] Read more

Putting Patients First: Improving Health Outcomes for Hispanic Americans

by Cara V. James | November 01, 2018
As part of CMS’ ongoing efforts to put patients first and empower them to work with their pro [...] Read more

Cherokee Nation

by Bill John Baker and Dr. Kayse Shrum | October 29, 2018
There is a critical need for more doctors in rural Oklahoma and on tribal lands. Thankfully, th [...] Read more

Drug Payments

by Shannon Busta | October 24, 2018
Doctors would use the provincial funding code if it remotely came close to covering the cost of [...] Read more

Berkeley Health

by Andy Katz | | October 23, 2018
The city of Berkeley recently completed the 2018 Health Status Report, assessing a broad range [...] Read more

Improve Mental Healthcare

by Connor Maxwell | October 17, 2018
Insufficient access to mental health services in Asian American communities is a national probl [...] Read more

Latino Crisis

by Dr. Ramon Tallaj | October 15, 2018
Latinos make up nearly a third of New York City’s eight million residents. But even though we [...] Read more