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and refugee Asian community, and to ensure equal access to health care services regardless of income, insurance status, language, or culture. Asian Health Services is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233 (g)-(n). ahsc, Asian Health Services Center Portland OR, AHSC Portland, Chinese Health Service Center, Portland Senior Center, Korean Health Service Center.

The Asian Health Coalition. Established in 1996, the Asian Health Coalition strives to improve the health and wellness of primarily Asians and Pacific Islanders, as well as African and other immigrant communities of color through advocacy, technical assistance, education, and research. Contact. Lewis Katz School of Medicine. Medicine Education & Research Building. 3500 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19140.

Apr 10, 2019 · Asian & Pacific Islanders and Cardiovascular Diseases (American Heart Association) - PDF; Cancer and Asians/Pacific Islanders (Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health) Chronic Liver Disease and Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders (Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health). Over the past 20 years, the Asian Health Coalition has aimed to eliminate health disparities among Asian, Pacific Islander, African, and other communities of color by utilizing a collaborative partnership approach to support the development and implementation of culturally and linguistically appropriate health programs and initiatives.

Health disparities are differences in the incidence, prevalence, and mortality of a disease and the related adverse health conditions that exist among specific population groups. These groups may be characterized by gender, age, race or ethnicity, education, income, social class, disability, geographic location, or sexual orientation. 40 reviews of Asian Health Services "AHS offered tremendous help to my mom who suffers from Anxiety and Depression. She lived in China a long time and doesn't have insurance, but she wasn't turned away. She's doing a bit better now thanks to the 2/5(40).