SFGH Patient Advisory Board Tackles Health Disparities

With a Latino patient population of more than 40 percent, San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) stepped up its commitment to patient-centered care by creating a patient advisory board for Spanish-speaking patients. With grant funding and a blueprint for creating the advisory board, SFGH’s Family Health and Urgent Care Center formed a powerful and cohesive model for patient-centered health care with reduced health disparities.