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The Asian American Health Initiative (AAHI) helps to identify the health care needs of Asian American communities, to develop culturally and linguistically competent health care services, and to implement health education programs that are accessible and available to all Asian Americans in Montgomery County. AAHI provides education and raise awareness about hepatitis B, cancer (breast, cervical, colorectal, and prostate), diabetes, osteoporosis, and tobacco control through seminars, health events, and community outreach. In addition, AAHI conducts various types of health screenings at the health events to eligible Montgomery County residents. AAHI also developed a Patient Navigator Program. Through this program, trained Asian American medical interpreters may provide translation services at community clinic sites as well as assist with navigation of health care access over the telephone hotline to eligible residents. To speak to an information specialist in Chinese, Hindi, Korean, Vietnamese and other Asian languages, please call (Local) 301-760-4993 or (Toll Free) 1-866-403-1566. See AAHI's multilingual website (available in Chinese, Hindi, Korean, and Vietnamese) for additional information. AAHI is located at: 1335 Piccard Drive (lower level), Rockville, MD 20850. For more information, the office may be contacted by phone at: 240.777.4517. AAHI is not a clinic that provides health care.
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