American Conference on Diversity Named a Finalist in the NJBiz 2014 Healthcare Heroes Awards Program

The American Conference on Diversity is honored to be selected an “Education Hero Organization” finalist by NJBiz in the 2014 Healthcare Heroes Awards program.  An independent panel of judges evaluated the nominations and selected finalists in 10 categories: Education Hero Individual, Education Hero Organization, Healthcare Professional of the Year, Hospital of the Year, Innovation Hero,…

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Horizon Foundation for New Jersey Grants $20,000 to Support Our Health Equity Programs

The American Conference on Diversity is honored to receive a grant of $20,000 from longtime supporter The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey to present two signature healthcare professional-development programs aimed at helping physicians, healthcare professionals, and health-system administrators close the disparities gap among the state’s increasingly diverse patient population. “The support and commitment of The…

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Horizon Foundation for NJ Grants $20,000 to Support American Conference on Diversity Health Programs

The American Conference on Diversity is honored to receive a grant of $20,000 from longtime supporter, The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey, to present two signature healthcare professional-development programs aimed at closing the disparities gap among the state’s increasingly diverse patient population. “The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey supports New Jersey non-profit organizations that improve…

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Promoting Healthcare Cultural Competency With Free Training Program

Studies found that multiple factors contribute to healthcare disparities, including bias, stereotyping, and prejudice on the part of healthcare providers. As a result, The Joint Commission set several standards of care that are mindful of patients’ culture, language, literacy, and learning needs. To facilitate these standards among New Jersey’s healthcare professionals, the American Conference on…

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