Minority Health

Minority Health

@MinorityHealth

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The U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services Office of Minority Health works to achieve health equity. Follow @OMH_Espanol for Spanish resources.

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May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! Join OMH and partners as we help raise awareness of health disparities impacting the #AAPI community. https://bit.ly/2IVxKNd  #MinorityHealth #AAPIHM

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! Join OMH and partners as we help raise awareness of health disparities impacting the #AAPI community. https://bit.ly/2IVxKNd  #MinorityHealth #AAPIHM

#DYK diabetes is the 5th leading cause of death in #AAPI communities? Let’s talk about it on May 29 at 2 pm ET. Use #AAPIHealthChat to join the conversation.  #AAPIHM #Diabetes

#DYK diabetes is the 5th leading cause of death in #AAPI communities? Let’s talk about it on May 29 at 2 pm ET. Use #AAPIHealthChat to join the conversation. #AAPIHM #Diabetes

Learn about health stats impacting the Asian American and Pacific Islander community on OMH’s website. https://bit.ly/2qk9Wpw  #AAPIHM #AAPI

Learn about health stats impacting the Asian American and Pacific Islander community on OMH’s website. https://bit.ly/2qk9Wpw  #AAPIHM #AAPI

#DYK kale, spinach, and tuna are good for your eye health? Are any family recipes coming to mind? Check out more tips for healthy eyes from @NEHEP: https://bit.ly/2Yqhrwk  #HealthyVisionMonth

#DYK kale, spinach, and tuna are good for your eye health? Are any family recipes coming to mind? Check out more tips for healthy eyes from @NEHEP: https://bit.ly/2Yqhrwk  #HealthyVisionMonth

Some of the key ways to prevent opioid misuse in your community is to avoid using old prescription medications or sharing pills with others. Learn how you can assist in prevention: https://bit.ly/2WX57mZ  #opioids

Some of the key ways to prevent opioid misuse in your community is to avoid using old prescription medications or sharing pills with others. Learn how you can assist in prevention: https://bit.ly/2WX57mZ  #opioids

#DYK how to tell if a pair of sunglasses will protect your eyes from the sun? Hint: It’s not about the price tag. Learn more from @NEHEP: https://bit.ly/2LVXBYf 

#DYK how to tell if a pair of sunglasses will protect your eyes from the sun? Hint: It’s not about the price tag. Learn more from @NEHEP: https://bit.ly/2LVXBYf 

Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a #stroke. Get the facts for the risk factors, warning signs,  and actions you can take to prevent you or your loved ones from experiencing a stroke. http://bit.ly/2PQzfxu  #StrokeMonth

Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a #stroke. Get the facts for the risk factors, warning signs, and actions you can take to prevent you or your loved ones from experiencing a stroke. http://bit.ly/2PQzfxu  #StrokeMonth

#DYK being #ActiveandHealthy is not only good for reducing the likelihood of diabetes, it’s also beneficial for cancer prevention and bone health? Find more information on OMH’s observance page: https://bit.ly/2qk9Wpw  #AAPIHM

#DYK being #ActiveandHealthy is not only good for reducing the likelihood of diabetes, it’s also beneficial for cancer prevention and bone health? Find more information on OMH’s observance page: https://bit.ly/2qk9Wpw  #AAPIHM

#CLASstandards are a great way to make sure your patients are receiving equitable care. Download this newly released Implementation Checklist to help you better serve your patients: https://bit.ly/2DHxo9B . #ThinkCulturalHealth

#CLASstandards are a great way to make sure your patients are receiving equitable care. Download this newly released Implementation Checklist to help you better serve your patients: https://bit.ly/2DHxo9B . #ThinkCulturalHealth

If you’re applying for #funding and need additional resources about minority populations, try accessing OMH’s Knowledge Center Online Library and its collection of more than 60,000 documents, books, articles and media. Learn more: https://bit.ly/2vU7hI5  #MinorityHealth

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May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Join us on May 29 at 2 pm ET as we talk about #AAPI health, diabetes, prevention and more. Use #AAPIHealthChat to participate.

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Join us on May 29 at 2 pm ET as we talk about #AAPI health, diabetes, prevention and more. Use #AAPIHealthChat to participate.

Thank you @HRSAgov and partners for an informative chat about behavioral health! #BHealthy

Thank you @HRSAgov and partners for an informative chat about behavioral health! #BHealthy

A6: Stay tuned to OMH and Think Cultural Health’s website as we add more resources on behavioral health in the upcoming months. Sign up for email updates: https://bit.ly/2Bd5T7b  #BHealthy #ThinkCulturalHealth #CLASstandards

A6: Stay tuned to OMH and Think Cultural Health’s website as we add more resources on behavioral health in the upcoming months. Sign up for email updates: https://bit.ly/2Bd5T7b  #BHealthy #ThinkCulturalHealth #CLASstandards

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Q5: How can mental health professionals better serve medically underserved and rural populations? #BHealthy

Q5: How can mental health professionals better serve medically underserved and rural populations? #BHealthy

A5: Effective communication, research, and collaboration have helped FDA address health disparities, especially to underserved populations. Following a similar path can help other health professionals. https://go.usa.gov/xmf9j  #BHealthy

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A4: Use early intervention services including screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment, or later interventions including medication-assisted treatment, and motivational interviewing. #BHealthy

SAMHSA funds SBIRT to help physicians to discuss #opioid dependence and misuse with their patient: https://www.integration.samhsa.gov/clinical-practice/sbirt … #BHealthy

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A4: Youth who have a major depressive episode are twice as likely to start using alcohol or an illicit drug. Prevention efforts and early treatment are beneficial for people who are at risk for both substance use and mental health disorders. https://www.hhs.gov/ash/oah/adolescent-development/mental-health/adolescent-mental-health-basics/common-disorders/index.html … #BHealthy

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A3: Ideally an integrated health team would provide services that are relevant to the patient’s and family’s cultures in the language and wording the patient is comfortable with and understands. https://bit.ly/2EkbZDp  #BHealthy

A3: Ideally an integrated health team would provide services that are relevant to the patient’s and family’s cultures in the language and wording the patient is comfortable with and understands. https://bit.ly/2EkbZDp  #BHealthy

A2: Being responsive to cultural and linguistic needs is key to ensuring quality care. The National CLAS Standards provide a framework for practices that will benefit the patient and promote positive health outcomes. http://www.thinkculturalhealth.hhs.gov  #BHealthy #ThinkCulturalHealth #CLAS

A2: Being responsive to cultural and linguistic needs is key to ensuring quality care. The National CLAS Standards provide a framework for practices that will benefit the patient and promote positive health outcomes. http://www.thinkculturalhealth.hhs.gov  #BHealthy #ThinkCulturalHealth #CLAS

A1: OMH is supporting communities that are taking innovative approaches to combating the #opioid crisis and mental illness through our Empowered Communities for a Healthier Nation initiative. https://bit.ly/2EoxxPv  #BHealthy

A1: OMH is supporting communities that are taking innovative approaches to combating the #opioid crisis and mental illness through our Empowered Communities for a Healthier Nation initiative. https://bit.ly/2EoxxPv  #BHealthy

Hello! OMH is here and ready to chat about behavioral health! #BHealthy @HRSAgov

Hello! OMH is here and ready to chat about behavioral health! #BHealthy @HRSAgov

If you’re looking to get #ActiveandHealthy for summer, check out @HHSprevention’s resources to learn about the benefits you can get when you #MoveYourWay. https://bit.ly/2vYJ7w5 

If you’re looking to get #ActiveandHealthy for summer, check out @HHSprevention’s resources to learn about the benefits you can get when you #MoveYourWay. https://bit.ly/2vYJ7w5 

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