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Asian Health Services

October 30, 2011 - no comments. Posted by in Health.

AHS aims to serve and advocate for the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) community by ensuring access to health care services regardless of income, insurance status, immigration status, language, or culture. As an important part of this mission, AHS provides services in English and eight Asian languages: Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), Vietnamese, Korean, Tagalog, Lao, Mien, and Khmer.

Website:

 http://www.asianhealthservices.org/handler.php?p=home

Hispanic-Serving Health Professions Schools, Inc.

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HSHPS is a non-profit organization established in 1996 in response to the President’s Executive Order 12900, “Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans.” The Association was established with support from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as a part of their “Hispanic Agenda for Action Initiative.” HSHPS currently represents 23 medical schools and 3 public health schools.

Website:

 http://www.hshps.org/

Association of Hispanic Healthcare Executives

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AHHE is a national voluntary organization seeking to foster programs and policies to increase the presence of Hispanics in health administration professions. AHHE is the first organization devoted exclusively to Hispanic healthcare executives and to the education of the healthcare industry about the Hispanic healthcare marketplace.

Website:

 http://www.ahhe.org/

Hispanic Dental Association

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As the leading voice for Hispanic oral health, HAD provides service, education, advocacy, and leadership for the elimination of oral health disparities in the Hispanic community.

Website:

 http://www.hdassoc.org/

National Alliance for Hispanic Health

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NAHH aims to improve the health of Hispanic communities and work with others to secure health for all. The National Alliance for Hispanic Health is the nation’s foremost source of information on Hispanic health and a science-based and community driven advocate for health.

Website:

 http://www.hispanichealth.org/

National Latina Health Network

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National Latina Health Network is a non-profit organization that addresses critical health concerns affecting Latinas and their families. NLHN develops innovative health programs that help foster well-being and healthy behaviors and attitudes within the nation’s Latino communities. As well as establish and promote leadership and community health partnerships nationwide.

Website:

http://www.nlhn.net

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

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The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is to improve the health and health care of all Americans of all races, ethnicities and geographic locations. The goal of RWJF is to help the society transform itself for the better.

Website:

http://www.rwjf.org/

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