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Jun 10, 2014, 22:27 ET

La Asociación Nacional Médica Hispana se reúne con el Congreso para discutir estrategias para mejorar la obesidad infantil

La obesidad infantil – entre niños de hasta 8 años de edad – necesita nuestra atención ahora para el futuro de la...

Jun 10, 2014, 17:39 ET

National Hispanic Medical Association Meets with Congress on Strategies to Improve Early Childhood Obesity

Early childhood obesity – for children up to age 8 years old - needs our attention now for the future of our nation.  According to the...

Mar 26, 2014, 12:09 ET

La Conferencia Nacional de la Asociación Nacional Médica Hispana se centrará en la Ley de Atención Médica Accesible y las Mejores Prácticas en Cuidado de la Salud para los Hispanos

La Asociación Nacional Médica Hispana (National Hispanic Medical Association), la importante organización nacional que trabaja con...

Mar 25, 2014, 21:09 ET

National Hispanic Medical Association National Conference to Focus on The Affordable Care Act and Best Practices in Health Care for Hispanics

The National Hispanic Medical Association, the nation's leading organization working with Hispanic physicians to improve the health of America's...

Mar 10, 2014, 21:12 ET

La presentación del Presidente Obama para motivar a los latinos a que se inscriban en Obamacare

Me quedé impresionada con la entrevista conjunta del Presidente Obama para los públicos de UNIVISION y Telemundo el pasado jueves, con el...

Mar 10, 2014, 14:25 ET

President Obama's Pitch To Latinos To Enroll In Obamacare

I was impressed by President Obama's joint interview for UNIVISION and Telemundo's audiences this past Thursday, to pitch them on enrolling by...

Sep 19, 2013, 22:56 ET
Sep 19, 2013, 14:45 ET

Hispanic Physicians Invite White House and Health Insurance Marketplace Leaders to Speak at "Covered Hispanics Campaign" Forums in Los Angeles, NYC, San Antonio, Atlanta, and Chicago

 Health care costs now account for 17 percent of the economy and are rising with people living longer with greater rates of obesity, heart...

Apr 23, 2013, 17:48 ET

Médicos se reunirán para tratar la reforma de los servicios de salud para los hispanos sin seguro

Aproximadamente una tercera parte de los hispanos, unos 15 millones de personas, buscarán nuevos médicos para tratarse diabetes,...

Apr 23, 2013, 13:58 ET

Doctors To Meet On Health Care Reform For Hispanic Uninsured

About one-third of Latinos or 15 million people will be seeking new doctors for diabetes, hypertension, cancer and preventive services when they...

Feb 05, 2013, 09:45 ET
Feb 04, 2013, 17:17 ET

Physicians Meet NY State and Community Leaders on New Guidelines for Schools, Health Insurance Exchange and Medicaid to Reduce Early Childhood Obesity

 The National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA), the National Hispanic Health Foundation (NHHF), and Assemblyman Felix Ortiz, Chairman,...

Apr 25, 2012, 10:15 ET
Apr 25, 2012, 10:15 ET

HHS Secretary Sebelius to Tackle Health Care Disparities at National Hispanic Medical Association Conference April 26-29 in Washington

Where Are All the Hispanic Doctors? HHS Secretary Kathleen G. Sebelius will address health care reform and tackle a first-of-its-kind action...

Mar 27, 2012, 15:52 ET

La Asociación Nacional Médica Hispana insta a la Suprema Corte de los EE.UU. a respaldar el mandato de seguro individual para incrementar las comunidades saludables

La National Hispanic Medical Association (Asociación Nacional Médica Hispana, NHMA) se unió a la American Nurses Association...

Mar 27, 2012, 13:20 ET

National Hispanic Medical Association Urges the U.S. Supreme Court to Support the Individual Insurance Mandate to Increase Healthy Communities

 The National Hispanic Medical Association joined the American Nurses Association, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Medical...

Nov 09, 2011, 20:09 ET
Nov 09, 2011, 09:00 ET

National Hispanic Medical Association Brings Health Leaders to Meet with Congress on Prevention Strategies to Improve Health and Decrease Costs

The National Hispanic Medical Association held its Fall Congressional briefing to increase awareness of Prevention of Disease among Hispanic...

Jun 30, 2011, 21:00 ET

National Hispanic Medical Association Programa Foros a Través del País para Informar a Líderes en Salud sobre Oportunidades Creadas por la Nueva Ley de Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio

La National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) con sede en Washington D.C. organizará una serie de foros por todo el país: habrá...

Jun 30, 2011, 08:00 ET

National Hispanic Medical Association Slates Forums Across the Country to Inform Health Leaders on Opportunities Created by the New Affordable Care Act

"NEW HEALTH CARE REFORM MOST POWERFUL LEGISLATION IN DECADES" The National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) headquartered in Washington D.C....