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Outlining the Intersection between Health Care and Missing and Murdered Indigenous People

Indian Health Service
May 2, 2024
Highlights disproportionate rates of American Indian/Alaska Native women and girls who are victims of homicide and sex trafficking. Offers recommendations for healthcare providers, including increased training, safety screenings, and culturally-responsive care.
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Abuse and violence · American Indian or Alaska Native · Culture and cultural competency · Health disparities · Health screening · Mortality · Trauma-informed care · Women