A nonprofit organization has trained more than 2,000 barbers to be mental health advocates and will now begin training women in cosmetology.

The Confess of America project trains barbers to be mental health advocates with the goal of raising awareness of mental health in the black community AtlantaAnd January 18, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Confess of America Project, “America’s first mental health awareness movement” that trains barbers in Black communities to be mental health advocates, today announced … Read more

Patients are more satisfied with specialists who have trained with primary care physicians

Combined training of a primary care physician and specialists is associated with significantly improved patient experiences with specialists, according to results of a quasi-experimental trial. In new findings from a difference-of-variance analysis of electronic health record (EHR) data from Harvard Medical School, a team of Boston-based investigators noted better patient satisfaction according to Press Ganey’s … Read more