Improving Poor Medical Experiences for Women of Color
Introducing Med Melanin - A telemedicine provider that reduces misdiagnosis rates and improves health consult experiences for both physicians and patients, starting with WOC.
Med Melanin is currently in private beta. Sign up now and be part of the solution:
Join our advocacy group pilot program and be a part of a community that is dedicated to improving healthcare outcomes for Women of Color.
For Health Institutions:
Join our DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) pilot program and be a leader in creating a more diverse and inclusive healthcare workforce.
"Constantly feeling dismissed"
Unfortunately, too many women of color struggle with feelings of dismissal from primary care physicians. As a result, women are 30 times more likely to be misdiagnosed or experience poor medical treatment. That is why our moral value is
"Do I really have to be an advocate"
Black women are 3-4 times more likely to experience maternal morbidity. That is why it is more important than ever to be your own advocate, to listen to your body, and acquire the help needed to ensure you are safe. That is why our moral value is
"I do not trust my doctor"
With statistics like the 2017 Pearson nursing textbook that taught racial stereotypes how is anyone meant to trust the medical system? WOC have every reason not to trust medical professionals but there should be a better way to navigate your healthcare journey. Our moral value is