Post Tagged with: "healthcare"
Manufacturers cleverly hide products’ dangers behind corporate-responsibility campaigns.
The Affordable Care Act impacts how Deloitte’s Federal Health sector acquires, develops and retains talent.
How are hospitals utilizing their diversity resources to boost patient engagement? Here are some best practices.
Study finds Blacks living in segregated neighborhoods have higher lung cancer mortality rate than those in diverse communities.
What's the cost of poor mental health to your business? Which multicultural groups are affected most?
Having had great success through cultural transformation, this executive is now taking on a bigger challenge as Division Head of Novartis Pharmaceuticals.
HCA Healthcare, the nation’s largest for-profit hospital system, faces court scrutiny of its charity care.
Survey finds Black and Latino youth “very concerned” about impact of HIV on themselves and others their age; Black youth most likely to be offered and to get a test for HIV.
Black women are dying of breast cancer at a much more aggressive rate than white women. What can be done about it?
CEO John Lechleiter, Eli Lilly and Company, discusses how diversity impacts employee engagement, innovation and business goals.
University Hospitals CEO Thomas F. Zenty III discusses the dramatic impact of the Affordable Care Act and how his hospital’s diversity efforts in the workplace and the community are helping it survive.
A $12.8-million grant is helping University Hospitals reduce racial disparities and offer 24/7 access to healthcare.
A new study by the Kaiser Family Foundation documents which illnesses and health factors are affecting Black men more than other groups.
A court rules in favor of 70 Filipino caregivers who were ruthlessly harassed for not “speaking English.” Watch the video.
Healthcare reform is forcing many organizations to rethink their business strategy—but those committed to diversity management have a marketplace advantage.
Organization reinforces commitment to inclusive culture; will adjust salaries to cover taxes on healthcare benefits for all registered domestic partners
These companies are working to bring meaningful and effective care to at-risk populations that face barriers in income, language or culture.
CVS/pharmacy’s “Project Health” Will Deliver More Than $21 Million Worth of Preventive Health Screening Events Across the U.S. in 2012
Wellness program aims to help African American and Hispanic consumers on their path to better health with more than 1,000 free health screening events
Tour for Diversity in Medicine, Aetna Foundation Launch Bus Tour to Attract Minority Students to Medicine
Doctors, dentists to visit five historically black colleges to advise, mentor future health care providers
What diversity and inclusion strategies helped this company rise to the DiversityInc Top 50?
WellPoint's Chief Diversity Officer Linda Jimenez tells how healthcare can resonate with all patients, from the language used in marketing materials to the photos displayed on hospital walls.
Can white doctors provide quality care to communities in which the racial/ethnic demographics are shifting dramatically? One DiversityInc reader addresses this question in her passionate response to our article, "Is There a Black, Latino Doctor in the House?" about Rutgers University's ODASIS program. See what she had to say about cultural competency and diversity in healthcare.
What are the financial consequences of healthcare reform? DiversityInc's CEO refutes a reader's claims.
Question: Have you found it difficult to communicate the business case for diversity in non-traditional industries like healthcare where the customer's choice is directed by an insurance agency versus his/her preference? And, does it make sense to look at the business case from a cost-savings perspective versus profit?