One of our project efforts in SW Kansas was published in the Oncology Nursing Forum this past January 2015. Here is a copy of the article!
Another year Juntos joins efforts with the Mexican consulate in Kansas City, MO for Binational Health Week (BHW) activities. BHW is the largest mobilization efforts in the Americas to improve the health and well-being of the underserved Latino population living in the United States.
On July 26th through the 27th Ventanilla de Salud held a health fair in Liberal, Kansas. This year, KUMC medical students, nursing, and nutrition students from Allied Health were able to attend and help out at the fair. Services that were offered at the health fair include health screenings, dermascan, and fluoride treatments. Breast cancer, HIV/AIDS, and nutritional education information was also available. For the first time in Ventanilla de Salud health fairs, focus groups … Continue reading →
On Saturday March 22nd, the Ventanilla de Salud worked alongside the Mexican Consulate in a health fair held in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in 430 N Broadway St. Wichita, KS 67202 from 9AM to 4PM.People had the opportunity to get their BMI, glucose, and blood pressure checked while they waited to get their matriculas, visas, and passports prepared by the Mexican Consulate.
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