The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights expands its medical school curriculum to provide SDMEP scholars with information on the impact of civil rights laws on health care disparities, specifically addressing Title VI.
“What is your name? What day is it? Do you know what happened to you?” The confused stare on the patient’s face led the doctor to believe she was non-responsive. “Epilepsy may cause neural degeneration” he began explaining to the residents, “and these are some medications we could prescribe.” Something told me his diagnosis was… Continue reading