The Florida Retirement Community Designed for Indians

The Florida Retirement Community Designed for Indians

Because of the very unique culture, food and religion Indians find it very difficult to retire in a mainstream retirement community. It suddenly hits people when you live here, this is reality. You are old, you are going to get sick. But for those who want to come here, I can tell you this is […]

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Social Responsibility Drives Centene’s Commitment to Communities

Social Responsibility Drives Centene’s Commitment to Communities

At Centene, social responsibility is at the core of who we are and what we do. It’s more than a corporate program or initiative. Our commitment to social responsibility is a living expression of our purpose, as we work diligently to improve the health of our communities one person at a time. Our efforts in […]

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Infection prevention and control in community services

Infection prevention and control in community services

preventing and controlling healthcare associated infections continues to be a significant challenge to health and social care services throughout the world including here in Ireland a healthcare-associated infection is any infection which is contracted as a direct result of treatment in or contact with a health or social care setting. they can have a huge […]

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Southern Union helps in answering LPNs calling

Southern Union helps in answering LPNs calling

I grew up in a church congregation that was full of the older generationand so I grew up going to nursing homesand just loved helping other people.It’s always been in my mind, it’s always been there, I always knew for sureand my aunt is also a nurseso I’ve heard stories during Thanksgiving, Christmasof what she […]

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Community Outreach: Community Health Needs Assessment — Penn State Hershey Medical Center

Community Outreach: Community Health Needs Assessment — Penn State Hershey Medical Center

[ Music ] [ Background Music ]>>Healthcare is moving in a direction much more toward the consumer, and toward the individual. And understanding the individual’s needs is so important. It becomes the building block for all of your future planning with healthcare reform, and it also provides you a chance to work in collaboration with […]

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Quality of Life: City of Windsor Community Videos 2015

Quality of Life: City of Windsor Community Videos 2015

Windsor offers a fine quality of life that is reflected in our beautiful neighbourhoods, exceptional healthcare, and lovely parks. Our residents benefit from over two thousand eight hundred acres of green space, two hundred and fifteen parks, and more than forty outdoor sculptures, as well as fountains, nationally renowned sports facilities, and picnic areas. Along […]

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Community Health Worker Certification and Licensure

Community Health Worker Certification and Licensure

Good afternoon everyone, my name is Kristen Rego and I am the Director of Health Transformation at the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials. I would like to welcome you to today’s webinar of Community Health Worker Certification and Licensure. Integrating CHW into the healthcare work force is a growing strategy for increasing access […]

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VA Community Care Network (CCN)

VA Community Care Network (CCN)

NARRATOR: The Department of Veterans Affairs Community Care Network, or CCN, is VA’s direct link with community providers to ensure we provide Veterans with timely, high-quality health care. CCN serves as a contract vehicle and a network of high-performing, credentialed community providers that VA partners with to provide health care to Veterans in their local […]

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How building a community of care can improve farmworkers’ health

How building a community of care can improve farmworkers’ health

JUDY WOODRUFF: Finally: Farm workers face major challenges accessing health care. But a group in Southeastern Arizona has a unique solution that appears to be working. From the Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University, Anikka Abbott reports. ANIKKA ABBOTT: Bend, pluck, place, repeat. For hours a day, workers at NatureSweet farms in Southeast […]

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