More than 40 percent of patients make medical decisions based on religious beliefs but only 9 percent of physicians ask patients about their religious needs. How can hospitals eliminate this gap?
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How are hospitals growing supplier-diversity efforts to mirror the increasing diversity of their patient base and using these efforts to strengthen community ties?
Video: Improving Patient Medication Adherence—The Role of the Retail Pharmacy and Retail Clinics With CVS Health
Learn how cultural competence among pharmacists can impact patient adherence to medication and treatment.
Video: Resource Groups—Building Engagement and Culturally Competent Care With Boehringer Ingelheim, Cleveland Clinic, WellPoint
How resource groups improve outcomes by providing services such as translations, cultural intelligence and connections to community organizations; providing opportunities for recruitment, retention and development of employees; and helping build stronger partnerships with communities.
Video: Quantifying Health Disparities and Linking Multicultural Marketing to Sales With Prime Access
Tracking multicultural marketing investments and measuring ROI is no longer an impossibility.
What can hospitals do to create a pipeline of physicians from these groups and to effectively recruit and retain them?
Video: Diversity in Clinical Trials—Improving Research Outcomes, Targeted Drug Development With Eli Lilly and Company
Learn how pharmaceutical leaders are partnering with not-for-profits to elicit specific information that will improve outcomes for Black, Latino and Asian populations for diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and cancer.
How diversity and inclusion can improve the quality of patient care and drive clinical excellence.
Learn how hospitals are using D&I to increase and measure employee engagement to ensure better HCAHPS results.
Video: Culturally Competent Patient Care (Race/Ethnicity) With North Shore–LIJ Health System, Continuum Health Partners (Full)
Learn how to best understand patient values and beliefs, attract and retain representative staffs, and mobilize outreach for sustainable wellness programs.
What strategies are hospitals, health insurers and pharmas implementing to encourage effective cross-cultural care that will reduce disparities? What types of educational tools are most effective?