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APA Health CARE

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Transcript of APA Health CARE

Agenda
Our Mission
Why Do We Do It?
A Look at Our Health Screenings
What Do You Do?
Committees
What Do You Gain?
Expectations
How to Apply
Questions
But How?
What Do You Do?
Why Do We Do It?
APIs constitute 13% of the Los Angeles County population
APA
Health

CARE

Information Session 2014
Our Mission
To bridge existing gaps in health care within uninsured, culturally, and linguistically isolated Asian American and Pacific Islander communities is Los Angeles
We provide...
Free health screenings at community festivals
Free health education seminars at community centers
Individual client follow-up services
APIs have the 2nd highest proportion of poverty and uninsurance

and

APIs are uniquely predisposed to these particular conditions
In addition,

APIs face greater cultural and linguistic barriers that prevent them from seeking or receiving quality care
Intake
Physical
Screening
Health Education
Referrals
Physician
Consultation
Follow-up
As a client navigator, you will:

Take social and medical histories
Guide clients through the stations of the health fair
Present aforementioned histories to nursing/medical students and physicans
Translate on behalf of the client
Conduct follow-up services
During health education seminars,
you will:
Conduct presentations on metabolic disorders, breast, cervical cancer, and health care reform changes

APA Health Care
Committees

Every member of APAHC is placed into one of six different committees
Database
Client Relations
Health Education
Referrals
Finances
Publicity
Every committee meets independently and carries forward its own projects and assignments
THE APA FAMILY
Quarterly
Committee
Annual
What Do YOU Gain?
Meaningful patient interaction
Opportunities to interact with nursing, medical, and public health students as well as physicians
Increased cultural competency
A new family!
Member Expectations
Attendance at all General Meetings
Participation in
at least
6 health fairs/year
1 in Fall
2 in Winter
2 in Spring
Participation in at least 3 fundraisers/year
Attendance at Committee Meetings
Attend 2 social events/year
How to Apply
Submit an online application at
apahealthcare.org
by
Friday
10/17/14
, 11:59PM
Attend an interview during Week 3
Attend a mandatory training session on 11/1/14
Meet the Officers
Ross Mudgway
President
3rd Year
Psychobiology
Huntington Beach
I hate all types of spicy food
I am half Australian
Dana Song
Referrals Director
4th Year
MCDB
San Francisco
I'm interesting because I...
Tried all the salad dressings in the dinings halls of UCLA (until the intro of BPlate
Love to buy condiments
Enjoy the smell of old books
Sniff my bed during all-nights to stay awake
Emily Chan
Referrals Director
4th Year
MCDB
Oakland
I once lost a spelling bee because my mom taught me how to pronounce the letter "h" incorrectly
Andy Truong
Publicity Director
Jordan Kwon
Secretary
Theresa Liu
Health Education Director
4th Year
Psychobiology
Fremont (Bay Area)
I love caffeine...a little too much. I love to run and spend time outdoors. I have trypophobia.
Kathy Chang
Health Education Director
2nd Year
Physiological Science
Fremont
I used to have an endangered species of frog as pets.
I avoid going to gas stations.
I love the feeling of warm laundry right out of the dryer
Vu Nguyen
Logistics Director
4th Year
Psychobiology
San Fernando Valley
I used to be a sponsored skateboarder
I'm a licensed wedding officiant
Jessica Wong
Finances Director
3rd Year
Physiological Science
San Jose
I used to ice skate "competitively" (ie. one competition :P)
I don't eat any type of fruit
I like penguins
Jacqueline Pham
Database Director
3rd Year
MCDB
Fountain Valley (Orange County)
My retirement plan is to raise sheep in Switzerland and EAT ALL THE CHOCOLATE
3rd Year
Biology switching to Sociology
Montebello/East LA
I can spend hours watching YouTube chefs and food bloggers...and I do. I really enjoy being/volunteering/working in the Labor and Delivery department of hospitals becase I get to spend time with babies, mothers, fathers, and families.
Thanks

for

coming!!
4th Year
Physiology with a minor in Music History
Camarillo
Fun Facts
I enjoy talking to myself in the shower in the voice of Game of Thrones characters
I broke my clavicle snowboarding and am now part steel
I act super G@NG5T3R and #THUGLYFE to other drivers when I'm alone in my car
Health Screenings
Winter
Retreat
Socials
Banquet
Socials
C
ollaboration
A
ccess
R
esource
E
ducation

TESTIMONIES
Questions?
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