YOUR FEEDBACK IS NEEDED! All health centers should complete the weekly HRSA/BPHC COVID-19 Survey. Your responses are critical to identify community health center needs related to addressing the COVID-19 crisis.

Resource Details


Addressing Nail Salon Workers' Health and Safety for Community Health Centers
Addressing Nail Salon Worker Safety Through Community Centers

Resource Topic: Emerging Issues, Promising Practice

Keywords: Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders (AA&NHPIs), Cancer, Occupational Health and Safety, Research.

Year Developed: 2015

Resource Type: Archived Webinar.

Primary Audience: Clinicians

Language: English

Developed by: Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (See other resources developed by this organization).

Resource Summary: This webinar provided an overview of the complex issues faced by nail salon workers and the important role health centers can play in addressing the needs of this growing population from a social determinants of health approach. It focuses on the profile of this population, the role of health centers in promoting health and safety, and community initiatives to drive implementation for change.

Resource Details: This webinar discussed topics such as 1) critical health and safety issues faced by the nail salon workforce and the impact of this issue on Asian American, Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander (AA&NHPI) communities, 2) health center best practices addressing these issues and key community based research approaches and studies on this workforce and 3) state and regional approaches to addressing nail salon worker health and safety.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,375,000 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit