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VIDEO: How Resource Groups Can Strengthen Employee, Patient and Customer Engagement

Rhonda Crichlow Vice President and Head, U.S. Diversity and Inclusion Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation Rhonda Crichlow began her career as a tax attorney specializing in corporate litigation. But after helping to negotiate a landmark settlement for Black farmers in a racial-discrimination lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture, her focus changed…

Video: HCAHPSWhy an Engaged Workforce Yields Maximum Reimbursement Dollars

HCAHPS: Why an Engaged Workforce Yields Maximum Reimbursement Dollars Misty Hathaway Director of Marketing and Administrator for the Office of International Alliances Mayo Clinic Millions of dollars in Medicare payments to hospitals over the next year will be based on the HCAHPS survey of patient satisfaction. How can hospitals deliver…

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,…

Mayo Clinic Announces Video Storytelling Campaign with Hispanic Patients and Doctors

Mayo Clinic Announces Video Storytelling Campaign with Hispanic Patients and Doctors CONTACT: Emily Hiatt 507-284-5005 (days) 507-284-2511 (evenings) Email: newsbureau@mayo.edu ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic has announced the launch of a global storytelling campaign for the Hispanic community. Historias Mayo shares the stories of some of Mayo’s inspiring Hispanic patients…

Can Black and Latino Doctors Solve the Primary-Healthcare Crisis

While the Affordable Care Act will provide health-insurance coverage for 32 million previously uninsured individuals (most of them lower-income Blacks and Latinos), there’s a serious concern that there won’t be enough physicians to treat these patients. And will new physicians understand the needs of a previously uninsured, undertreated and less-health-aware…

Patient Engagement: How Hospitals Use Diversity For New Reimbursement Rules

By Debby Scheinholtz With new rules that went into effect Oct. 1 as part of the Affordable Care Act, hospitals now have financial incentives for improving quality of care and patient satisfaction while keeping readmission rates low. Engaging patients is essential to improving these metrics. How are hospitals utilizing their…

Hospitals, Insurance Companies, Pharmas: Who Benefits From the Affordable Care Act

The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision upholding the major provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) shocked many in and out of the healthcare industry. Leaders of hospitals, health-insurance organizations and pharmaceutical companies agree on one thingorganizations that have had a long-term commitment to serving underrepresented groups will now have…