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Hispanics and health research in the Public Health Service

Hispanics and health research in the Public Health Service

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Published by National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin Americans -- Health and hygiene -- United States -- Congresses,
  • Hispanic Americans -- Health and hygiene -- United States -- Congresses,
  • National Hispanic Heritage Week

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles1983 National Hispanic Heritage Week
    ContributionsNational Institutes of Health (U.S.), United States. Public Health Service. Hispanic Employee Organization, United States. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health. Office of Equal Employment Opportunity
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 68 p. ;
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14904059M

    Public Health Reviews (PHR) is the official journal of the Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER).It is a multi-disciplinary journal dedicated to publishing topics of current importance to public health. The scope of the journal is global, but special emphasis is placed on Europe and issues that impact and speak to public health in the European Region. Since , community health workers/promotores de salud trained in the use of the Your Heart, Your Life manual, have played a key role in conducting heart health education and implementing outreach activities to support behavior change in Hispanic/Latino communities.

    The National Alliance for Hispanic Health (NAHH) is a nonprofit and nonpartisan advocacy organization dedicated to improving the health and well being of Hispanics and working to secure the best outcomes. The National Alliance for Hispanic Health is science-based and community-driven. The National Alliance for Hispanic Health is a paid subscriber to the "Best in America" seal from Independent. RAND Corporation to conduct health disparities research. The Finding Answers study showed that Cigna and other health service companies can offer resources that can be adapted as part of a public health strategy. This strategy includes efforts to improve patient engagement in their own health care and to help patients.

    The Latinx/Hispanic community is made up of diverse individuals oftentimes set apart by their country of origin or ancestral history. For the Latinx/Hispanic community, mental health and mental illness are often stigmatized topics resulting in prolonged suffering in silence.   A report exploring Hispanics access to health care, sources of health information & knowledge about diabetes. Hispanics/Latinos and Cardiovascular Diseases -- Statistics A statistical fact sheet from the American Heart Association.


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Federal government is. Helping eligible Hispanics get insurance coverage through the Affordable Care Act. Working to build capacity in communities to use community health workers (promotores de salud) to help improve the health of Hispanic ging existing programs to improve community health services and access to preventive care.

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Public Health Service. Hispanic Employee Organization.; United States. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health. Office of Equal Employment Opportunity.;]. Administration, Health Management, Nursing, Pharmacology, Hispanics and health research in the Public Health Service book Health, Public Policy, Social Work; or 2) a member of a community-based health organization with a Hispanic health services research component; or 3) a member of a professional association focusing on Hispanic health services and health disparities issues.

About the Hispanic Health Research Center (HHRC) A national leader in promoting Hispanic Health research. The Hispanic Health Research Center was established at the Brownsville campus of the UTHealth School of Public Health in through funding from the National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities at the National Institutes of Health.

Public Health Research Methods is a comprehensive collection of research methods used in the field of public health.

This text is about providing researchers, and future researchers, with an up-to-date and comprehensive set of tools to investigate public health issues and problems, to ultimately better inform public health policy and practice.

Inpercent of all Hispanics had public health insurance coverage, as compared to percent for non-Hispanic whites. Public health insurance coverage varied among Hispanic subgroups: percent of Mexicans, percent of Puerto Ricans, of Cubans, and percent of Central Americans.

These health data are derived from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL), a landmark study that enrolled ab Hispanic/Latino adults living in San Diego, Chicago, Miami, and the Bronx, N.Y., who self-identified with Central American, Cuban, Dominican, Mexican, Puerto Rican, or South American origins.

Interpersonal Contexts: Social Support and Social Networks. Research on social support and social networks offers promising avenues to pursue that are relevant to Latino immigrants, acculturation, and health ().Given the expansive literature linking social networks to health, differences in social networks or levels of support may explain, for example, differential health profiles between.

Mental Health Service Use in the Past Year among Adults with Any Mental Illness, by Race/Ethnicity Whites Black or African American American Indian or Alaska Native Hispanic Asian Two or More Races Any Mental Health Service Use Source: SAMHSA, Mental Health, Utilization of Services, and Disparities.

In Octoberthe US Department of Human Health Services (HHS) also recognized this need when it proposed new guidelines that require more fine-tuned criteria in health research.

In congruence with the Affordable Care Act, the newly set HHS standards will include the collection of race, ethnicity, gender, primary language, and disability. health issues and the receipt of mental health services among Latino youth, the factors that are disparities in how they use and receive mental health services.

This research review public schools. They focused on the 3, students who identified as Mexican American, Puerto. ically, Hispanics in the USA have less access to health services and they utilize fewer pre- ventive care services than other ethnic groups, with 30% reporting no health insurance before the implementation of the ACA incompared to 11% for NHWs [12].

Hispanic Health Care International is at the forefront of addressing health-related issues affecting Hispanic and Latino/a populations. This peer-reviewed journal serves as an interdisciplinary forum for discussing current and cutting-edge topics in clinical practice, education, global health, research, policy, and technology affecting Hispanic and Latino/a populations in the United States and.

Mental Health America’s Resources for Latinx/Hispanic Communities General mental health Spanish speaking resources, including a list of Spanish language materials and Spanish-language screening tools.

American Society of Hispanic Psychiatry Promotes the research, education, advocacy, and support for those in the Hispanic community. The Latino Caucus for Public Health and Latinx Voces en Salud Campaign join hands with the World Health Organization to promote clean health care- particularly #HandHygiene - during this critical time with COVID Learn more Decade of Action to deliver the Global Goals Year of the Nurse and the Midwife Join the Campaign.

Concerning the mental health of Hispanics in the U.S., an estimated percent of the Hispanic population suffered from some mental illness in the past year as ofand percent had. Access to Health-Care and Preventive Services Among Hispanics and Non-Hispanics United States, español.

Although Hispanics are the largest ethnic minority population in the United States, they are underserved by the health-care system (1).Hispanics are less likely to seek and receive health-care services, which might contribute to their poorer health status and higher rates of.

This open access book is a practical introduction to multilevel modelling or multilevel analysis (MLA). It is a practical and timely resource for public health and health services researchers, statisticians, and students interested in the relationships between contexts and behaviour.

HSHPS is a (c)3 non-profit member-based organization established in in response to the President’s Executive Order“Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans” and HHS’s “Hispanic Agenda for Action: Improving Services to Hispanic Americans” supplying essential academic and career development resources to students, faculty, and other health.

About Pew Research Center Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research.

Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. The program is part of a larger Think Cultural Health initiative that offers free, online educational programs to health care and disaster workers with a stated goal of advancing health equity through the development and promotion of culturally and linguistically appropriate services.

Finally, the Pew Research Hispanic Trends Project took a.Although immigration and immigrant populations have become increasingly important foci in public health research and practice, a social determinants of health approach has seldom been applied in this area.

Global patterns of morbidity and mortality follow inequities rooted in societal, political, and economic conditions produced and reproduced by social structures, policies, and institutions. America’s Hispanic population faces a number of serious health threats due to economic disparity and educational barriers.

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) (), as many as percent of Hispanic Americans did not complete high school as ofand though this number is gradually decreasing, the Hispanic community still has a large educational discrepancy when.