Tag: Cleveland Clinic

Major Charities Pull Events From Trump's Mar-a-Lago

UPDATED: Aug. 19, 2017 On Friday, according to local reports, more charities announced that plans to hold events at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach have been cancelled:Susan G. Komen, American Red Cross,The Salvation Army, Big Dog Ranch Rescue,The Autism Project of Palm Beach County, andThe Ryan Licht Sang Bipolar…

Cox Communications and Cleveland Clinic Form Alliance to Take Healthcare to the Home

Cox Communications And Cleveland Clinic Form Alliance To Take Healthcare To The Home ATLANTA, Feb. 19, 2015 –Cox Communications and Cleveland Clinic announce the formation of Vivre Health, a groundbreaking strategic alliance to bring world-class healthcare to the home through innovative telehealth and home health solutions. Asheesh Saksena, Dr. Thomas…

Inclusion & Economic Prosperity in Greater Cleveland

ADVERTISING SECTION By Emily Haile Avon, Ohio, resident Al “Bubba” Baker was able to expand his barbecue business last year thanks to a new investment program designed to grow business in Northeast Ohio. A $50,000 microloan from the Economic and Community Development Institutea partner of the Greater Cleveland Partnershipenabled the…

Video: Resource GroupsBuilding Engagement and Culturally Competent Care

Panel: Resource GroupsBuilding Engagement and Culturally Competent Care Nancy Di Dia Executive Director, Diversity, Inclusion & Engagement Boehringer Ingelheim Le Joyce Naylor Executive Director, Diversity & Inclusion Cleveland Clinic Tracy Edmonds Director, HR and Diversity WellPoint A panel of diversity executives shows how resource groups provide patient/consumer insights in a…

Do Fewer Black Doctors Mean Worse Medical Care for Blacks

By Debby Scheinholtz Photo by Shutterstock Fewer Black males were enrolled in their first year of medical school than were enrolled 32 years ago. If this bleak trend continues, there’s cause for concern about the quality of medical care for Blacks in the United States and the profession’s ability to…

DiversityInc Top 10 Hospital Systems

By Debby Scheinholtz and Shane Nelson As the Affordable Care Act phases in, up to 32million individualsmostly lower-income Blacks and Latinosshould have first-time access to health insurance by the beginning of next year. The link between culturally competent patient care and hospitals’ increasing commitment to diversity management is escalating dramatically,…

Cleveland Clinic and Community Health Systems Form Strategic Alliance

Cleveland Clinic and Community Health Systems Form Strategic Alliance Collaboration between Leading Healthcare Providers Focuses on Clinical Quality, Access and Affordable Care March 11, 2013 Community Health Systems (NYSE: CYH) and Cleveland Clinic have formed a strategic alliance to enhance the quality of patient care, improve access to healthcare services,…

Seizing the Opportunity to Curb Cancer Disparities

The good news for U.S. Black men is that their cancer death rate declined faster than the rates of other men, largely because of lower rates of lung and prostate cancer. The bad news: Blacks continue to have higher death rates for many types of cancer. And the conditions that…