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
Resource Subtopic: Special and Vulnerable Populations, Clinical Issues, Social Determinants of Health, Patient-Centered Health Outcomes, Research and Data
Year Developed: 2015
Resource Type: Archived Webinar
Primary Audience: Clinicians
Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations
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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.