Hispanocare Providers include a wide range of Generalists and Specialists that speak Spanish.

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Another major component of Hispanocare's community outreach effort is educating the Latino community about their health and means of getting care.

Every month Hispanocare hosts a TV show on CAN Cable TV21 with one or two network physicians or community partners as guests.

For example, Latino students entering the health field benefit from sponsored scholarships that range from $1,500 to $7,500 each.

To date Hispanocare has awarded an excess of $552,000 to 183 Latino students.

As the diversity of the populations that we serve continues to grow, the importance of cultural competency or "cultural and linguistic appropriateness" in the effective delivery of health services is undeniable.

In the late 1980's and early 1990's, Chicago like other cities in the mid-west and west coast, became home to many new immigrants and refugees.

These routine services are important to overall health typically .

Hispanocare considers itself a benefactor to the community, not just a provider of healthcare.

All these efforts to reach community members in need have produced hundreds of calls to the Physician Referral Line, resulting in hundreds of visits.