Dr. Holly Raffle to present at O’Bleness on Delivering Healthcare to Women in Appalachia


Dr. Holly Raffle will present “The Role of Culture in Delivering Healthcare to Women in Ohio’s Appalachian Region” on Monday, December 16 from 12-1 at O’Bleness in Room 014.  CEUs are available for this presentation.

Program Objectives

1.    Describe how Appalachian values and the characteristics of generational poverty influence the decisions that women in Ohio’s Appalachian region make with regards to their health.

2.    Identify culturally competent strategies to enhance the effectiveness of health education initiatives aimed at reaching women in Ohio’s Appalachian region.

Videoconferencing available to OU-HCOM CORE sites; Grosvenor 017 on OU-HCOM Campus; Washington County Department of Jobs and Family Services; Woodland Centers; and Hopewell Health Centers, Inc. sites.

 CHEAO (OH-049/10-1-14) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This program has been designated as meeting the criteria for 1 ONA contact hour for nurses.

 Hopewell Health Centers, Inc. is a provider of CPEs for Counselors and Social Workers for the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapists Board.  Provider number is RCS070803.

This program has been approved for 1 Credit Hour.

You must attend the whole presentation and turn in an evaluation form to receive CE Credit

Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine ·AHEC · CHEAO

Hopewell Health Centers, Inc.