The California Health Care Foundation has highlighted our commitment to inclusive healthcare, emphasizing our efforts to provide seamless access to mental health services for patients with limited English proficiency. As we reflect on our journey, we encourage you to read the featured piece, which highlights our cross-departmental collaboration, the importance of hiring bilingual staff from the same community we serve, and our call center’s success in responding within 24 hours.
Salud remains dedicated to breaking down barriers for Spanish speakers seeking behavioral health services. Kudos to our featured colleagues: Dr. Mai Bui-Duy; Mitali Weiglein, behavioral health program manager; Amy Ross, director of patient services; Areli Cruz Rivera, Mixteco interpretive language access coordinator; and Araceli Rodriguez, supervisor of the patient contact center.
Read more here: bit.ly/MentalHealthSpanishSpeakers.