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Healthography that women navigate to access care: From a special populations perspective
Monday, November 17, 2014: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Women and girls use unique and innovative techniques to access much needed health care services. This session spotlights the latest research on tools and strategies that women employ to access health services. Special emphasis is on women and girls facing significant challenges to maintaining social justice in the context of seeking health services, including incarcerated and minority women and survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking.
Session Objectives: Describe the health needs of incarcerated women, young women and women seeking health screening services;
Identify the neighborhood correlates of barriers to care and plans to use web based applications to reduce the barriers to care;
Explain the factors inhibiting women’s ability to share pertinent health information with their providers and tools to improve patient provider communications.
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Organized by: Women's Caucus
Endorsed by: Public Health Nursing, Socialist Caucus, Public Health Social Work, Family Violence Prevention Caucus, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)
Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)