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Health care providers will need to beef up language services, hire diverse staff, and pay attention to culturally appropriate care strategies
Sophie Quinton, Huffington Post
Jann Murray-García discusses how to present cultural competency to students in the health professions.
For its diabetes improvement project, more than 1.4 million patient-generated health data points have been integrated into the HER for clinical review and patient health management
Rajiv Leventhal, Healthcare Informatics
Senior leaders at UC Davis Health, a Sacramento-based patient care organization serving 33 counties covering a 65,000-square-mile area north to the Oregon border and east to Nevada, have long been focused on using technology to keep patients healthy while lowering costs. Includes interview with Madan Dharma, an associate professor in residence at the School of Nursing.
The musical train to memory lane
Kaelyn Tuermer-Lee,The California Aggie
Elena Siegel, an associate professor at the School of Nursing, discusses the impact of the Music and Memory project on nursing-home residents with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.
January 30, 2017
Diabetes clinicians, educators must keep current with telehealth trends
Susan Weiner, Endocrine Today
Susan Weiner interviews Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis doctoral Class of 2014 alumna Deborah Greenwood about her work to harness the power of digital technology in diabetes education.