Shortage of Black doctors, access to care, low income reasons for health disparities

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Those reasons include racial issues, affordable and accessible health care in the Black community, the lack of Black physicians, lower incomes and food deserts. He said the answer to the higher rate of death has to be more complex than Blacks are “built wrong” because their ancestors survived slavery. Dr. Andre Harris serves as chief … Read more

Troutman Pepper is Seeking an IP Services Assistant – IPWatchdog.com

Troutman Pepper is Seeking an IP Services Assistant - IPWatchdog.com

Troutman Pepper is Seeking an IP Services Assistant for their offices located in Philadelphia, New York, and Atlanta. Troutman Pepper develops and implements global protection and commercialization strategies for clients with intellectual property assets in virtually all industry areas. Our nationally ranked team provides counsel on the development, acquisition, management, and monetization of a company’s … Read more

Financial Services Consulting Market 2022: Comprehensive Study by Top Key Players EY, KPMG, Management Consultants

New JerseyNJ, April 17, 2022 Financial Services Consulting Market research is an intelligence report with meticulous efforts undertaken to study the right and valuable information. The data which has been looked upon is done considering both, the existing top players and the upcoming competitors. Business strategies of the key players and the new entering market … Read more

Interpret shortage challenges appropriate medical care for deaf patients

Interpret shortage challenges appropriate medical care for deaf patients

Deaf residents report frequent issues with sign language interpretation at Connecticut hospitals and health care facilities, hindering their ability to understand medical care fully. And though video remote interpreting (VRI) services are widely available at Connecticut hospitals, patients have reported mixed experiences with the technology. The issues persist more than 30 years after passage of … Read more

Synchrony and Guitar Center Renew Consumer Credit Card Program Partnership

Synchrony and Guitar Center Renew Consumer Credit Card Program Partnership

Flexible financing options help those purchasing musical instruments to concentrate on what’s important — making music. Tweet this Guitar Center Gear Card customers can receive 5% rewards and special financing options when purchasing items from the nearly 300 Guitar Center locations and website, which is one of the top direct sales websites in the industry. … Read more

Medical regulator faces questions over board members’ links to drug firms | NHS

The UK medicines watchdog has been urged to strengthen its conflict of interest policy after it emerged that six of its board members are receiving payments from the pharmaceutical industry. Board members involved in overseeing the regulator’s “strategic direction” also have financial interests in companies including US and Saudi drug giants and firms with ambitions … Read more

Coppin State University launches financial literacy partnership with the PNC Bank Mobile Unit

Coppin State University launches financial literacy partnership with the PNC Bank Mobile Unit

By Special to the AFRO The College of Business (COB) at Coppin State University, a historic Black university in Baltimore, is launching a new partnership with PNC Bank to provide students and community members with expanded access to financial literacy education and banking services. Focused on West Baltimore, the PNC Mobile Branch and Financial Literacy … Read more

A tale of many pandemics: In year three, a matter of status and access

A tale of many pandemics: In year three, a matter of status and access

Placeholder while article actions load Charletta Brown has not had access to the same luxuries or flexibility available to some Americans during the coronavirus pandemic. She has gone into work every day, contending with repeated potential exposures. She is a breast cancer survivor on chemotherapy maintenance drugs, putting her at higher risk for severe infection. … Read more

Dave Ramsey Says This Financial Mistake Is Like Dropping an Atomic Bomb on Your Budget

Image source: Getty Images No one is immune from financial mistakes, whether they involve missing a credit card payment or accidentally overspending and blowing your budget. Some mistakes, however, are more serious than others — and can be harder to recover from. Avoiding these big errors is crucial to protecting your stability, but you need … Read more