Session: Increasing Access to Care: Examples of Public Health Practice
4042.0: Tuesday, November 18, 2003: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Increasing Access to Care: Examples of Public Health Practice
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Presider(s):Polly Sparks Turner, DrPh, MPH, RPh
Eileen Parish, MD
8:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:35 AMBarriers to care, use of services and perceived health status of children
Jon M. Thompson, PhD, Steven W. Evans, PhD, Elizabeth M. Dahmus, MSN, RN
8:55 AMComputerized telephone nurse triage: An assessment of service quality and cost
Francesca Paula Cariello, PhD, RN, Robert G. Harmon, MD
9:15 AMMultilingual communiction: Tools and strategies for health care professionals
Sheryl Taylor, MPH, Joanne Calista, MSW
9:35 AMWorld's first digital mammography van: A collaborative model for increasing mammogram access to low income women 50 through 69 years of age receiving primary care from a large urban public health department
Nancy Lew, BS, MPA, Charla W. Ekstrand, MS, MPA, Diane Claire Carr, RN, BSN, NP, Elizabeth Johnson, MD, Fred B. Strauss, MD, Carmencita Diaz, BSN, Patricia Green, BSN, Hope Timberlake, MPH
9:55 AMConcluding Remarks
Organized by:Health Administration
Endorsed by:Latino Caucus; Socialist Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA