Hemberg, Jessica Anne Viveka; Vilander, Susann
Department of Caring Sciences, Faculty of Education and Welfare Studies, Åbo Akademi University, Vaasa Finland
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This video discusses aspects of culture, including age, race, religion, ethnicity, gender, disability, and socioeconomic factors. In addition, it outlines four types of cultural values—analytic, relational, community, and ecological—and the ways in which they affect interaction and perception. A part of the series Cultural Competence. (20 minutes)
The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is the primary state health agency for the state of Alabama.
Alabama law designates the State Board of Health as an advisory board to the state in all medical matters, matters of sanitation, and public health. The Medical Association, which meets annually, is the State Board of Health. The State Committee of Public Health meets monthly between the annual meetings and is authorized to act on behalf of the State Board of Health. The
State Health Officer is empowered to act on behalf of the State Committee of Public Health when the committee is not in session.
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The Kaiser Family Foundation is a non-profit organization focusing on national health issues, as well as the U.S. role in global health policy. Unlike grant-making foundations, KFF develops and runs its own policy analysis, journalism and communications programs, sometimes in partnership with major news organizations.