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Communicating Wellness Programs Across Cultures

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It’s the New Year and people are still committed to their New Year’s resolutions – most of which include getting healthy.  Statistics show that half of the resolutions made have to do with living a healthier life.  This is a great opportunity for those in healthcare to tap into an attentive market.  The hurdle that […]

January 13, 2015 Post Comment Blog

How Well Do You Know Section 508/WCAG 2.0 Compliance?

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Why worry about Section 508/WCAG 2.0 compliance?  What’s the big deal anyway, right?  One word, discrimination.  The Rehabilitation Act prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability in any program or activity that receives financial assistance from a federal agency. To protect the rights of its users there are step by step directions for filing a complaint [...]
December 5, 2014 Post Comment Blog

Why You Should Culturally Adapt Hispanic Healthcare Products

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It is estimated that the Hispanic population of the United States is now close to 54 million individuals. This is about a 50% increase since 2000 and nearly six times the population in 1970, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau data.  As a comparison, the overall U.S. population increased by only 12% from 2000 [...]
December 5, 2014 Post Comment Blog

How To Trade Good BBQ For A Great LTEN2014

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LTEN 2014 was a great success! Find out who we met, what we learnt and how LTEN 2015 is going to be better than ever!

June 15, 2014 Post Comment Blog Tags:

The NMSDC Business Opportunity Expo

New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) Expo

The The NMSDC Business Opportunity Expo was a great opportunity to meet reps from small, diverse-owned suppliers and learn more about their industries and challenges. Find out what we learnt and how we’re helping raise the profile of minority owned suppliers.

June 15, 2014 Blog Tags:

The Importance of Cultural Competence for Health Plans

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Cultural Competence for Health Plans is more important than ever. Find out how your plan can avoid the pitfalls others have experienced when marketing to the Latino population.

5 Tips for Streamlining Translation of Multilingual Medicare Advantage Plans

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Translating Medicare Advantage Plans should be a choice not a chore, so we’ve laid out our top 5 tips for getting the job done, pain free and as efficiently as possible.

Women Forging Global Partnerships

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American women continue to embrace business ownership Link to original SmallBizTrends article. As the American Express OPEN 2013 State of Women-Owned Businesses Report: A Summary of Important Trends, 1997-2013(PDF) reports there are an estimated 8.6 million women-owned businesses in the country. But women all over the world have also taken hold of entrepreneurship as shown by […]

2013 Call Center Monitoring Update

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Executive Briefing Introduction For 2013, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid services (CMS) is continuing its call center monitoring program. This monitoring ensures that your call center is in compliance with CMS timeliness standards as they pertain to both average hold time and disconnect rates. As you may know if your organization fails to maintain […]

January 14, 2013 Post Comment Blog

Elisabete Miranda on the Key to Diversity Success

Elisabete Miranda’s company Translation Plus provides specialized translation and interpretation services for complex subjects and diverse cultures, helping the United Nations, the federal government and numerous Fortune 500 companies reach their global and US ethnic audiences effectively. Translation Plus was recognized as a 2010 Top 500 US Diversity Business by DiversityBusiness.com, a 2011 National Minority […]

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