health disparities

Last Revised:
March 30, 2017
Published on:
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Overview of Criterion 27 from the ACCME Menu of Criteria for Accreditation with Commendation by Dr. Graham McMahon.

>>McMAHON: Our care environment extends beyond the walls of our operating rooms, or our ambulatory care clinic, or our patient care room in a hospital. Ultimately, to...

Published on:
Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Director of Nutrition Services recognized the barriers facing many patients who are referred for nutrition counseling. The patients had limited access to affordable fresh fruits and vegetables, were not well educated on how to...

Published on:
Thursday, January 26, 2017

The provider describes collaboration with cultural organizations, faith leaders, and translators to serve as faculty in an initiative to pursue culturally and linguistically appropriate services for its diverse patient population....

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The provider identifies factors outside its control on a program-wide basis through committee work and task forces.  These factors are communicated to the Cancer Education Committee so that they can develop content to address the...

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Saturday, October 22, 2011

The provider implemented an online electronic health record comparison tool to help physicians compare 23 certified systems based on functionality, cost, security and interoperability. To address barriers identified in a diabetes...