Streamline

 

Streamline is MCN’s bi-monthly clinical publication providing information and resources to frontline clinicians working with mobile, underserved populations. We have past issues going back to 2001 available for you to download free of charge.

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Summer 2014--Seeing Patients Cradle to Grave on the U.S. Mexico Border: A Profile in Commitment

Thu, 07/03/2014

Also in this issue--What Happened to My Mobile Patient? An Assessment of Health Network Outcomes Reporting. Female Crew Leaders of Migrant Agricultural Workers. New Initiative Launched to Engage Community Research Partnerships. HIV in the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Population: Oral conditions early indicators of infection. MCN Year in Review 2013: MCN Makes a Difference in 2013.

Winter 2014--Increasing Access to Healthcare for Farmworkers Who Are Unaccompanied Minors

Wed, 04/02/2014

Also in this Issue--ACA and Migrants: Challenges and Opportunities. Moving Against Cancer Community Survey. Effective Data Management for the Pursuit of Quality Health Care: OneWorld Health Center. Environmental and Occupation Health Section--Case Reports: Severe Acute Illness in a Toddler Exposed to Multiple Agricultural Pesticides and Insect Repellent. Female Farmworkers' Health During Pregnancy Health Care Providers' Perspectives. Current Research Review. MCN Applauds Progress on the Worker Protection Standard (WPS).

Summer 2013--Partnering With Health Network: A Case Study

Thu, 08/29/2013

Also in this issue--“Estudiar en Vano”?. Health Literacy. Chronic Effects of Pesticide Exposure. MCN Year in Review 2012.

Winter 2012-Cultural Humility and Compassionate Presence at the End of Life

Thu, 06/06/2013

This issue also includes- Among the Most Vulnerable: Palliative and End-of-Life Care for Latino Immigrants. Tina Castanares. Providing Health Quality Care to a Tuberculosis Patient on the Move. Female Farmworker's Perceptions of Pesticide Exposure and Pregnancy Health. Water Quality Study Shows Need for Testing at State Migrant Camps.

Spring 2013-Where have all the clinicians gone?

Thu, 06/06/2013

Also in this issue: Hombres Unidos Provides Critical Primary Prevention Services. Access to Healthcare for Immigrant Youth. Border Health Innovations in Tuberculosis Management. Comic Books back by Popular Demand. New Pesticide Resources Available. From the Field to the Exam Room: Blue Ridge Community Health Center Partners with MCN to Improve Care for Migrant Patients. In Memorium: Remembering a Tireless Community Advocate.

March-April, 2012--Introduction to the Neglected Tropical Diseases

Wed, 12/05/2012

Also in this issue--Spotlight on Dengue Fever; Hansen's Disease Still an Issue for Migrant Populations; Chagas Disease, "The New HIV/Aids of the Americas"; Field Study of Ticks Produces Lyme Risk Map; Work Related Injuries and Illnesses Carry Hefty Price Tag; New NIOSH-Funded Center Focuses on Safety and Health in Changing Agricultural Landscape; Protecting Children in Agriculture is Focus of 2012 National Action Plan; Database to Aid in Clinical Pesticide Training; New Resources Available; Cholinesterase Testing Protocols for Healthcare Providers; New Comic Book for Injury Prevention.

January-February, 2012-Overview of Integrated Behavioral Health: Promising Practices from CommuniCare in San Antonio, TX

Tue, 03/06/2012

Also in this issue - Mental Health Professionals Weigh in on the Intersection of Migration and Mental Health, Integrated Care at Migrant Community Health Centers, National Farm Medicine Center Director Announced, Spotlight on Promising Behavioral Health Practices, Why Obtaining Workers’ Compensation Is Part of Clinical Care, Patient Education Resources Now Available for a Limited Time!, MCN Teams up with the Journal of Agromedicine.

September/December, New Developments in State Immigration Legislation

Mon, 02/13/2012

Also in this issue - Immigration, Access, and State Law: Clinics Describe New Barriers, Integration of Lifestyle Medicine into Primary Care, Preventing Partner Violence in Refugee and Immigrant Communities, Reflections from the Field, TBNet in Action, Farmworkers in the Southeast, A Guide to EPA’s Worker Protection Standard For Migrant-Serving Clinicians, Focus on Work-Related Asthma.

May/June, Continuity of Care for TB Patients Around the World

Issue: Volume 17, Issue 2
Tue, 10/04/2011

Also in this issue - CASE STUDY: TBNet in Practice, Creating a Patient Centered Medical Home for Patients on the Move, Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, Fall-related injuries on the farm: Can they be prevented?, Bilingual Pesticide Labels: A Common Sense Approach to Worker Safety, California’s 2011 Heat Illness Prevention Campaign, Redlands Christian Migrant Association: A Best Practice in Services to Migrant Farmworkers.

July/August, Access to Prenatal Care: The Case of Nebraska

Issue: Volume 17, Issue 3
Tue, 10/04/2011

Also in this issue - Pregnancy on the Move, Considering Midwifery Models of Care for FQHCs, Text4baby Outreach to the Hispanic Community, Prenatal Exposure to Organophosphate Pesticides and IQ in 7-Year-Old Children, Clinical Diagnostic Tools and Biomonitoring of Pesticide Exposures: EPA to hold October 11, 2011 meeting.

January - April, Medicine on the Backstretch: Migrant Racetrack Workers

Issue: Volume 17, Issue 1
Wed, 05/11/2011

Also in this issue - The American Public Health Association Issues statement in support of increased protection for America's farmworkers, Clinicians Helping to Reduce Occupational Pesticide Illnesses through Improved Personal Protective Equipment Practices, Patient Education Resources Now Available for a Limited Time!, Dispensary of Hope Provides Important Access to Affordable Medications, Story of Raul, Son of Luis, AAP Releases Free Online Culturally Effective Care Toolkit for Practicing Pediatricians.

November - December, Celebrating a Career Devoted to Caring for Migrant Farmworkers

Issue: Volume 16, Issue 6
Tue, 12/14/2010

Also, in this issue- Study Finds that Dental Literacy is Not the Problem, Pesticide Handler Health Risks, Practical Solutions and a Safety Climate- Lessons from Washington State, Childhood Agricultural Injury Rates Continue to Decline.

September - October, Distinguished Speakers at 2010 National Summit of Clinicians for Healthcare Justice

Issue: Volume 16, Issue 5
Thu, 09/16/2010

Also in this issue- Potential Health Outcomes of Being Undocumented and Homeless: Stories from the field, Tenth Annual Binational Health Week, Ventanillas de Salud Open a Window to Global Health, The National Conversation on Public Health and Chemical Exposures.

July - August, 2010-A Shot of Quality Improvement!

Issue: Volume 16, Issue 4
Wed, 08/04/2010

Also in this issue- Quality Improvement in Action: An immunization case study, survey of residents on northwest orchard community shows high levels of perceived pesticide risk and lack of pesticide training, EPA settles lawsuit challenging rules allowing pesticide tests on people, Contracts and cooperative arrangements for specialty care, and Farmworker Immigration Law- Legislative and regulatory update.

May - June, 2010- To IRB or not to IRB- Can there be any Question?

Issue: Volume 16, Issue 3
Thu, 05/20/2010

Also in this issue- Neurobehavioral Effects of Pesticide Exposure in Children, Results of the Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers Descriptive Profiles Project, EPA Moves to Terminate All Uses of Insecticide Endosulfan To Protect Health of Farmworkers and Wildlife, and The 2010 National Summit of Clinicians for HealthCare Justice.