How to Avoid the Tourist Approach to Celebrating Diversity In Preschool
The Holidays are Quickly Approaching … Don’t Wait for the Holidays… Celebrate Diversity in Your Early Childhood Classroom Every Day With the increasing amount of diversity in early childhood programs, it is important to consider the needs of each child and respect both their background and the diversity of the family they come from. Children’s families come in all shapes and sizes that include two-parent families…
How Deaf West’s Spring Awakening Brought New Diversity to Broadway
When it was announced that Spring Awakening, the 2007 Best Musical Tony winner, would get a full revival on Broadway in the fall of 2015, the reaction from most non-theater-geeks was puzzlement. Why would a show that just closed in January of 2009 - a show that received glowing reviews and was hailed as a new vanguard of contemporary musical theater - get a revival so soon?
How to Increase the Diversity of Health Care Leadership
Addressing diversity is not easy, but leaders who understand its benefits must not shy away from the challenge. Recently named one the most influential NHS c...
The importance of diversity in hiring and why it matters
As recently reported by the BCS, there is a ‘depressing’ lack of diversity within the UK IT sector. Research shows that groups being discriminated against include ethnic minorities, women, the over-50s and people with disabilities.
Here's how to reform health care
Our nation’s health care system is a mess. The industry spends $3 trillion annually and constitutes more than 17 percent of the nation’s GDP. For patients ...
What makes us well? Diversity, health care, and cycling to work matter
Among 77 community attributes, diversity, access to health care, and public transit stand out in a new study as being strongly tied to self-reported well-being.
Better Health Care: A Way Forward
Whether measured against international or domestic standards, the U.S. health care system could perform much better than it does.
What I've learned about the importance of diversity and inclusion
By Tanya Galindo, I was hired by HP 6 months after graduating college. I was on my way to my first full-time job, and the nerves were stacking up like a pile of bricks. Nerves of excitement and uncertainty, because honestly, I did not know what I was getting into—at all! My job was to do commu...
How to Communicate the Importance of Supplier Diversity to Key Stakeholders
We discuss how to communicate the importance of supplier diversity to key stakeholders in this blog post.
Why Alexa’s Next Big Move Is Into Health Care
The shrewd logic behind Amazon’s reported plan May. 12, 2018 1:30 PM Health care is a $3 trillion a year industry, and tech companies such as Amazon are vying for a slice of it. In January, the e-commerce giant announced a partnership with JPMorgan and Berkshire Hathaway to “ revolutionize health care .” Chiefly, this joint partnership would work toward developing a less costly health care network for their employees, but the exact aims and methods are otherwise vague. It’s also been rumored…
Tips to choose the right home health care services
Mr V Thiyagarajan, MD, India Home Health Care tells us how to select home health care
How to Improve Health Care for Aging Adults
How to Improve Health Care for Aging Adults Muncie, Indiana Blog– In the next 42 years, the number of Americans aged 65 and older is expected to double to over 98 million. To put this into better perspective, this means that in the next three minutes, approximately 21 people will turn age 65! Many older AmericansRead More
Housing, Health Care, Top Priorities For Aging Demographics
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — By 2030 nearly all Berkshire County municipalities will have more than 60 percent of their population over the age of...
What Mad Men Can Teach Us About the Importance of Diversity
AMC’s popular series Mad Men started its final season this past weekend and although fictional, depicts some of the realities around a lack of
A Beginner’s Guide to Salesforce Trailhead: ‘Understanding the Importance of Diversity and...
It stood out to me right away during my usual perusing Personally, I have always been extremely interested in business leadership and ethics, having completed several leadership training camps in my youth and attending various seminars on these topics as I grew older. As a young woman in the business world and a person managing a chronic and incurable disease, ethics mean a lot. I want to always continue to grow and develop these skills throughout my work and life experiences and interactions…
Enhancing the Diversity of the Public Health Workforce: Why Diversity, Inclusion and Competencies
The Region V Public Health Training Center and the National Council for Behavioral Health, is hosting a webinar on October 23.
British Columbia reaches 10-year health-care funding deal
The agreement sets out yearly increases of at least 3 per cent, as well as an additional $1.4-billion over the length of the pact for home-care and mental-health initiatives
Seniors, How Often Do You Think About Health Care Decisions?
Hebrew SeniorLife partners with Mass. Coalition on Serious Illness Care to empower seniors to align their health care decisions to their own values.
How the big biomedical bill advances U.S. mental health care
Most of the attention around the biomedical bill President Obama signed on Tuesday has focused on faster drug approval and new money for research. But included within the massive piece of legislation are measures for mental health care. William Brangham speaks with Rep. Tim Murphy, R-Pa., about the state of mental health care in the U.S. and what this law attempts to accomplish.
How to Assess the Health Care and Financial Needs of Solo Clients
Research shows a large segment of individuals age 65 and over will require one or several types of long-term care help, especially the ones without nearby family. The 2010 U.S. Census reports close to 27 percent of the senior population live at home ...