Lisa C Diamond
Affiliation: Palo Alto Medical Foundation
- Getting by: underuse of interpreters by resident physiciansLisa C Diamond
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
J Gen Intern Med 24:256-62. 2009..Research suggests that physicians underuse interpreters despite evidence of benefits and even when services are readily available. The reasons underlying the underuse of interpreters are poorly understood...
- Let's not contribute to disparities: the best methods for teaching clinicians how to overcome language barriers to health careLisa C Diamond
Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
J Gen Intern Med 25:S189-93. 2010....
- Do hospitals measure up to the national culturally and linguistically appropriate services standards?Lisa C Diamond
Department of Health Policy Research, Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
Med Care 48:1080-7. 2010..The National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health Care (CLAS standards) provide guidance on how to fulfill these regulations. It is not known how US hospitals have incorporated them into practice...