Thursday, April 3, 2014

Mountain States RHEC Webinar Announcement: Advancing Health Equity through Cultural Competency, April 17

Are you interested in learning how to build and sustain a culturally competent organization?
In commemoration of National Minority Health Month, the Mountain States Regional Health Equity Council (RHEC) is hosting the webinar Advancing Health Equity through Cultural Competency, which will help organizations and businesses explore ways to cultivate cultural competency in the workplace.  Speakers will discuss the skills, protocols and structures that integrate the value of diversity and promote effective work with employees and patients in an effort to advance health equity. 

Join Us for the Webinar!

DATE: April 17, 2014

TIME: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time

Susana Centeno Perez, MPH, Region VIII Women’s Health Coordinator
Renee Gamino, Associate Director-Outreach, AARP Wyoming, Mountain States RHEC member
Mailyn Salabarria, Community Outreach Coordinator & Translations Associate Manager, One World Translation

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The Mountain States RHEC is one of ten regional health equity councils formed in 2011 as a part of the National Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities (NPA). The NPA is a national movement with the mission to improve the effectiveness of programs that target the elimination of health disparities through coordination of leaders, partners, and stakeholders that are committed to action. The Mountain States RHEC is a coalition of leaders and health disparities experts representing several sectors and the states of Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming. The Mountain States RHEC envisions a region free of disparities in health and healthcare, where all people attain the highest level of health.

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