Coleman Recommended Resources
Coleman Associates loves seeking out resources, stumbling upon thought-provoking videos and learning from others both inside and outside the healthcare industry. We’d love to share our favorites with you.
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Addressing Transportation Insecurity: Concrete Advice From Clinic Leaders
Our work in 2020 focused, like most of your work, on alternative ways to see and care for our patients. Here is a summary of what one organization we like, CCI (Center for Care Innovations) pulled together from some of their work on patient transportation.
Clinic Aims To Prevent Health Issues Brought On By Extreme Weather Disasters
Health clinics can suffer disruptions during extreme weather disasters, putting their patients' health at risk. Researchers are researching how clinics can better prepare for such events. Listen to this short podcast to hear more.
No Wait Room? No Kidding!
This article by Chris Kornelis highlights how clinic have changed or eliminated waiting rooms… with no desire to ever bring them back.
We instinctively add on new features and fixes. Why don’t we subtract instead?
Challenge your instinctual thinking?” This article published in the Washington Post highlights Leidy Klotz’s thinking about how subtracting things is significantly more challenging than its corollary function of simply adding new things. This very much applies to the way we redesign systems and processes going for the additive experience almost instinctually.
Mental health for all by involving all
Integrated behavioral health is something we all talk about. If it’s an area of interest to you then listen to Vikram Patel talk about his work abroad in helping to heal the whole patient.
Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men by Caroline Criado-Perez
This book looks at how women and other minority groups are globally disenfranchised and missed because of “default male” thinking and unassuming aggregate datasets. Get ready to have your mind blown with real life examples of these groups being forgotten in data and public policy.
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
Michelle Alexander examines how the US seamlessly transitioned from the age of Jim Crow to the age of Mass Incarceration. This is an unvarnished look at the systematic disenfranchisement of African-American males.
White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo
Robin DiAngelo is a diversity and inclusion trainer who kept finding that sensitivity to discussions around race and racism from her white participants would stop the conversation. This book explores why conversations about race are so difficult for white people and how to combat it to be a better ally to people of color.
How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
How to be an Anti-Racist is a compelling guide for those concerned about racism in the United States but are unsure about what to do about it. Kendi provides an engaging look, not only at the roots of racism but how we can dismantle it.
Stamped from Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi
This book is an incredibly comprehensive history of the construct of race and racism. It traces the history of racist and anti-racist ideas from their origin and how they impact thought and policy today. This is a must-read.