CHW providing support during pandemic

Cultural differences can create feelings of distrust between patients and health care providers. The Community Health Council (CHC) in Wyandotte County, Kansas, is working to reduce those barriers, particularly among Spanish-speaking residents, through its community health workers (CHWs). The CHW program is available in Spanish. CHWs will not question a client’s immigration status. During the […]

Scream 5 Confirma su regreso

Es oficial. Tras la confirmación del desarrollo de “Scream 5”, una continuación directa de la franquicia. David Arquette, quien se encargó de interpretar a Dewey Riley en las cuatro películas anteriores, ahora confirmó que será parte del relanzamiento que será dirigido por la dupla conformada por Matt Bettinelli-Olpin y Tyler Gillett. “Estoy entusiasmado de interpretar […]

Volume 40 Issue 21 • 05/21/20 – 05/27/20

In this issue Cases suggest Kawasaki disease might be linked to COVID-19 Halpern a friendly face connecting Mayor’s Office with Hispanic constituents JoCo offers free COVID-19 testing to residents with symptoms  

La columna de Jessica Piedra: File Now Before It’s Too Late!

Immigration laws and policies have gotten tougher over the last few years. New threats are on the horizon. We have seen program cancellations, bans on visas, and threats of fee increases. File your immigration paperwork now! The Supreme Court will decide the fate of the DACA program soon. We expect their decision on whether the […]

Praising & protecting meat-processing workers

In this extraordinary time, reporting to work is an act of heroism for most of America’s labor force. Healthcare workers strive daily on the pandemic’s front line to ease pain and save lives, endangering their own. First responders – firefighters, law enforcement officers, emergency medical technicians – all risk exposing themselves to the deadly coronavirus […]