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Wilmington - Sojung Suk N102 Dr. Lewis 7/31/2009 The...

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Sojung Suk N102 Dr. Lewis 7/31/2009 The Community Field observation Before I experience the field study, my expectation about community clinic was “crowded, busy, dirty, unsafe, not task oriented environment”. However, Wilmington Family Health center has quite different setting as other county hospital. It is well structured and organized community member oriented health center. The Wilmington Family Health center provides multi-dimensional interventions and comprehensive health care to promote the community health. As a matter of factor, SPA 8, the area where the clinic places is nice area. The overall population of the area has higher median income than most other area of Los Angeles. More than 70% of Patients of Wilmington Family Health center are undocumented aliens who live below poverty level, though. In order to meet the community need, most of staffs in the Wilmington Family Health Center are aware of characteristics of the community and the patients to provide proper care and
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This note was uploaded on 08/12/2010 for the course SON N102 taught by Professor Lewis during the Summer '09 term at UCLA.

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