Anonymous

TJC Story Blog Apr 2021 Anonymous A 35 year old woman shared the following with TJC: “As a black woman, when in specialty care or the ER my pain is never taken seriously. My concerns are dismissed and not investigated. I’ve even been

Anonymous

TJC Story Blog Apr 2021 Anonymous A 62 year old African American woman shared with TJC that she and family/friends have felt discriminated against based on their race or ethnicity while accessing healthcare. She does not think enough healthcare providers in their community

Anonymous

TJC Story Blog Apr 2021 Anonymous A 65 year old African American woman shared the following with TJC: “As a person who has a chronic illness, I have had medical personnel question the validity of my symptoms and try to minimize the impact

Amber Sherman

TJC Story Blog Apr 2021 Amber Sherman Ms. Sherman, a 26 year old Black woman, shared with TJC that she has felt discriminated against because of her race or ethnicity while accessing healthcare. She said: “As a Black woman, I haven't felt listened