Category: COVID

Category: COVID

‘Into the Covid ICU’: A New Doctor Bears Witness to the Isolation, Inequities of Pandemic
April 26, 2021 COVID, COVID, Diversity, The Latest LPOC Organization

KHN reporter Jenny Gold, in collaboration with Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX, spent eight months following one first-year medical resident working on the front lines of the pandemic.

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COVID – Grief & Hope/Dolor y esperanza by Dr. Connie Casillas
April 14, 2021 COVID, COVID, The Latest LPOC Organization

Click on the image below and listen to Dr. Connie Casillas talk about the grief surrounding COVID, and the hope felt because of the vaccine, and urging people to get

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Staying Safe Until It’s Your Turn to Get the Vaccine
March 11, 2021 COVID, COVID, The Latest LPOC Organization

This article and interview features LPOC Board Member Dr. James Cruz on the topic of staying healthy until vaccines are widely available.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Needs a Shot of Equity
February 9, 2021 ACEs Aware, COVID, COVID LPOC Organization

The nation has lost sight of the fact that while this pandemic is affecting every community, it is not affecting every community the same. Black, Latino and Native Americans — many of whom are front-line essential workers — are being infected, hospitalized and dying at rates that far surpass their proportions of the population.

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Stay Six Feet Far From Me
February 2, 2021 COVID, COVID LPOC Organization

A poem which can be sung to tune of ‘Don’t Stand So Close To Me’ by The Police. Gracias for the inspiration! By Álvaro Garza, MD MPH

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Focus On Health Equity: COVID-19 & California’s Latinx Community
January 15, 2021 COVID, COVID, Newsmakers, The Latest LPOC Organization

Read this article by LPOC’s own José Alberto Arévalo, MD, FAAFP; Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, MD, PhD, MS; & Bobby Peña which was included in the Fall 2020 issue of California Family Physician Magazine as part of “Focus On Health Equity” which included commentary from numerous organizations on the topic.

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