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Part one of this two-part supplement series highlights QI processes to reduce vaccine disparities, identifies recommended adult vaccines, and discusses their importance among racial and ethnic minority communities.
In the moment, it can be difficult to respond effectively, but practicing these four skills and tactics can help.
Today there is a renewed call to action for family medicine to both confront systemic racism and eliminate health disparities.
Imagine how it would feel to walk into a doctor’s office and see that everyone else looks different from you.
Taking steps to recognize and correct unconscious assumptions toward groups can promote health equity.
So you want to incorporate refugee health into your practice. Now what?
Even subtle bias can affect our patients, but talking about it can help.
Making sure you can understand your patients not only improves their care but avoids legal trouble.
International medicine offers challenges and rewards while working in a setting far removed from home.
Finding the right path to pursue international health care requires answering the right questions and choosing the right partners.