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Oregon Washington Health Network and Yellowhawk Tribal Health Center "Tackle Everything" to Improve the Health of Local Community Members

Description
Provides an overview of the collaboration between the Oregon Washington Health Network and the Yellowhawk Tribal Health Center. Discusses programs that include peer counselors to address behavioral health, community education related to heart disease and cancer prevention, and working with local healthcare facilities and medical schools to improve recruitment and retention.
Author(s)
Allee Mead
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
06/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Cancer · Cardiovascular disease · Depression · Health screening · Hispanics and Latinos · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Substance abuse · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Oregon · Washington