Transforming access in an underserved urban community through novel collaborations
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Chronic disease management and prevention
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Discuss how traditional and non-traditional strategies,partnerships and collaborations used by an urban health center, increased access to care and health resources for its clients and the community. Provide outcomes leading to improved health status and increased awareness of specific health indicators. Develop programs that provide health outreach opportunities across the lifespan.
Keyword(s): Community Health Centers, Community Collaboration
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Sharon T. Callender, RN, MPH is the Coordinator of Family and Community Health Services at Mattapan Community Health Center, in Mattapan, MA, and is responsible for the administration and management of clinic-based public health programs, initiatives and services. Ms. Callenderâs nursing career includes a strong background in public and community health issues. Ms. Callender received her Bachelors in Nursing from Northeastern University and a Masters in Public Health from Boston University School of Public Health.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.