Affiliation: University of California
- Eight years of building community partnerships and trust: the UCLA family medicine community-based participatory research experienceGerardo Moreno
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, University of California, Los Angeles, 911 Broxton Avenue, Third Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Acad Med 84:1426-33. 2009..Their eight-year experience in the Sun Valley community underscores how academic-community research partnerships can result in benefits of high value to communities and academic departments...
- Self-reported fluency in non-english languages among physicians practicing in CaliforniaGerardo Moreno
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program and Department of Family Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Fam Med 42:414-20. 2010..We sought to compare the non-English language fluency of practicing physicians by physician race/ethnicity and location of medical school education...
- Hablamos Juntos (Together We Speak): interpreters, provider communication, and satisfaction with careGerardo Moreno
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Gen Intern Med 25:1282-8. 2010..The objective of HJ was to improve doctor-patient communication by increasing access to and quality of interpreter services for Spanish-speaking patients...
- Do physicians with self-reported non-English fluency practice in linguistically disadvantaged communities?Gerardo Moreno
Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
J Gen Intern Med 26:512-7. 2011..It is unclear whether physicians with fluency in non-English languages practice in areas with high concentrations of people with LEP...
- The association among specialty, race, ethnicity, and practice location among California physicians in diverse specialtiesKara Odom Walker
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, 995 Potrero Ave, W 83, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 104:46-52. 2012..Few have investigated whether non-primary care specialists of minority backgrounds are more likely to serve the underserved than nonminority specialists...
- Impact of interpreters on the receipt of new prescription medication information among Spanish-speaking LatinosGerardo Moreno
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Med Care 47:1201-8. 2009..For Latinos, limited English proficiency (LEP) is a barrier to receiving important information about a new medication prescription. Access to interpreters may impact the receipt of important medication-related information...