NAACOS Advocates for Additional Policies to Support ACOs' Efforts
Formation of external advisory group creates unique opportunity to center marginalized communities in health innovation
Communities whose residents are minority populations have a long history of being underserved and under-represented, resulting in persistent discrimination and systemic racism.
Agreement will provide framework to enhance diversity among scientists and physicians
Black women still have twice the rate of breast cancer death than their white counterparts
Findings show how using genetic data could reduce a racial health disparity
Furthering the American Medical Association's (AMA) commitment to racial justice and equity within the medical profession and society as a whole, and building on the recent release of its strategic plan to embed racial justice and advance health equity, the AMA adopted policy during the Special Meeting of its House of Delegates this week aimed at improving the diversity of the physician workforce.
Guidelines for health care organizations provide direction on effective anti-discrimination policies
Art With Impact is premiering 10 new, five minute films that address mental health in Black and/or Immigrant communities at VOICES WITH IMPACT 2021, an online festival for films and ideas around underrepresented topics related to mental health, June 21-25, 2021.
Kimberly Wilson, the developer and founder of HUED, a healthcare technology startup that strives to connect Black and Latino patients with culturally competent providers, has been named a Fibroid Ambassador for USA Fibroid Centers.
Organization to provide funding aimed at creating a more diverse pipeline of healthcare professionals and leaders
Healthier Tomorrow Fund to support partnerships focused on addressing high priority community needs and health equity
A coalition of 33 progressive, civil rights, and multicultural organizations sent a letter to Congress and the Biden administration outlining new guidelines to elevate health equity.
Applications for the 2021 Hospital Community Collaborative Cohort are now open.
March 25, 2021 - This morning, AHIP submitted testimony to the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee for its hearing on "Examining Our COVID-19 Response: Improving Health Equity and Outcomes by Addressing Health Disparities."
Living in a multigenerational home has become increasingly common in the United States. One in five Americans currently live in a home with multiple generations.
The Bernard J. Tyson Award for Excellence in Pursuing Health Care Equity honors the late chief executive officer and reform advocate
Three leading national health care advocacy organizations urged all health care professionals to redouble efforts to collect and report race and ethnicity data when administering COVID-19 vaccinations.
Every American deserves access to affordable, high-quality care. For far too long, discrimination and systemic racism have served as barriers to health equity for minority and underserved communities.
First-of-its-kind initiative aims to reshape the future of health equity advocacy, improve health outcomes
The American Health Law Association (AHLA) announces a special December 2021 issue of the Journal of Health and Life Sciences Law focused on "Emerging Issues in Health Equity in the United States: Legal, Legislative, and Policy Perspectives."
Joy Lewis Tapped as Senior Vice President for Health Equity Strategies and Robyn Begley Expands Responsibilities
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