Perceptions of COVID-19 in Minority Groups
This presentation covers how COVID-19 has impacted Black, indigenous and other communities of color are negatively impacted by social determinants. Richard O. White, M.D., a Mayo Clinic internist, and community members discuss immediate concerns, obtaining PPE, testing and support needs, as well as other social determinants brought to light by the pandemic.
Healthcare workers of all specialties who are being impacted by COVID-19, including physicians, research scientists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and anyone with a particular interest in prevention, treatment, patient care, and healthcare disparities.
Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to:
- Describe how social determinants of health negatively impact BIPOC communities.
- Describe BIPOC community knowledge, awareness and preparedness for COVID-19.
- Summarize the COVID-19 experiences from community leaders.
- Outline solutions to address and less the impact of COVID-19 on BIPOC communities.
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Devyani Lal, M.D.
Noreen A. Stephenson
Richard O. White, M.D.
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- 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 0.75 ANCC
- 0.75 Attendance