Impact of the Affordable Care Act on a Community Clinic serving immigrant Latinos: The role of health policy, community needs, and gentrification on sustainability
Learning Areas:Public health or related research
Assess the impact of the Affordable Care Act on patient membership at a community health clinic in an urban setting undergoing profound demographic change
Keyword(s): Community Health Centers, Affordable Care Act
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am currently a Senior Evaluator at a community based organization funded by the US Department of Education to implement a Promise Neighborhood initiative that brings together city agencies, community based organizations and schools to improve the outcomes of Latino students and their families in San Francisco's Mission District. My research experience includes studies in health disparities in cancer treatment, patient-physician communication in clinical settings, and culturally tailored interventions for Latino populations.
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.