Four health equity champions discuss equity’s role in the design and implementation process of SDOH interventions with a lens towards equity-centered human design. Panelists highlight the tactical approaches and strategies of integrating equity that has led to results and better outcomes in their communities
Latest Blog Posts in 2020
With our conference season kicking off next month, we predict we’ll see more conferences committed to shifting the health equity conversation beyond the “why” and delve more deeply into the “how.” Check out the conferences we’re tracking closely and attending this year!
Naming and understanding the systemic factors that perpetuate inequity — along with a willingness to address them — is essential to any healthcare delivery or public health organization’s efforts to tackle disparities and improve health outcomes. This resource extracts lessons learned and front-line examples from three leaders who are working to address racial inequities in their health systems and communities.
We know that race and racism play a serious role in the systemic inequities that plague our communities. But how do systems of oppression show up in our own quality improvement (QI) programs in healthcare settings? And what can we do about it? NICHQ offers six critical questions to help ensure equity is at the center of all change efforts.
Health Leads' Artair Rogers points to research showing implicit bias continues to be pervasive in healthcare. For those of us who advocate for the integration of medical and social care, this reality cannot be ignored.