Please be advised that the Commission will close at 4:30 pm, Friday October 9, 2015, due to a mandatory state office building fire drill in the Riffe Center. Re-entry into the building will not be possible prior to state of Ohio close of business hours at 5pm.
Furthermore, the Commission will be closed on Monday, October 12, 2015 due to the federal holiday, Columbus Day.
The office will open at 8:00 am, Tuesday, October 13, 2015. Thank you.
Medical Expert Panel: Achieving Equity and Eliminating Infant Mortality Disparities within Racial and Ethnic Populations: From Data to Action
Release Date: September 18, 2015 - Medical Expert Panel White Paper Series
Volume 1 – Infant Mortality
The Commission announces the release of its first whitepaper, in a series of papers, that summarize the findings of the Ohio Commission on Minority Health’s Medical Expert Panel (OCMHMEP). The OCMHMEP’s sole purpose is to offer insight and recommendations to eliminate disparities in chronic diseases that disproportionately impact racial and ethnic minorities.
The FY 16-17 Replication and Expansion of the Certified Pathways
Community HUB Model Grant will be re-released for a second round RFP process on Monday, October 12, 2015.
Please visit our webpage, beginning October 12th to access the RFP.
Join us for the only second round HUB webinar on Oct 22, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT.
The FY 16-17 Replication & Expansion of the Certified Pathways Community HUB Model, Technical Assistance (TA) session will discuss the grant application process and provide information to assist you in the development of your proposal.
The Commission strongly encourages you to thoroughly read the application and to attend the TA session via webinar.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
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During Hispanic Heritage Month, we celebrate the many ways in which Hispanic/Latino history and culture have shaped our nation’s path. This year’s theme is “Honoring Our Legacy. Building Our Future.” Join us in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and visit the Office of Minority Health website for more information on how you can get involved.
Donate Life ECHO (Every Community Has Opportunity). Did you know
July 2015 Announcing Promoting Healthy Choices and Community Changes: An E - learning Program for Promotores de Salud! Think Cultural Health is pleased to announce the release of of Promoting Healthy Choices and Community Changes: An E-learning Program for Promotores de Salud. This free e-learning program is offered exclusively online in Spanish and English and aims to build the capacity of promotores de salud to promote individual- and community-level changes towards good health.
April 2015 National Minority Health Month - The 2015 National Minority Health Month theme is, 30 years of Advancing Health Equity: The Heckler Report: A Force for ending health disparities in America.
January 2015 National Blood Donor Awareness Month, National Birth Defects Prevention Month
Reduce Infant Mortality – 2014 document
Reduce Tobacco Use
Improve Population Health Planning
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