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Webinar: Community Health Justice: Working to Ensure Health Equity in Care Delivery

Health Equity

  • Health Equity

    Creating an environment where everyone has a fair and just opportunity to be as healthy as possible.

Webinar: Community Health Justice: Working to Ensure Health Equity in Care Delivery

February 9, 2022

OVERVIEW

As health delivery services evolve and technology advances, healthcare professionals must keep pushing for equity in healthcare. Providers, hospitals, researchers, pharmaceutical manufacturers, and health systems play vital roles in maintaining equity in care delivery.

In this webinar, leading thinkers discussed the importance of:

  • Raising disease awareness and education;
  • Increasing health care and screening access;
  • Improving health outcomes for medically underserved populations; and
  • Addressing the financial burdens of care resulting from social determinants of health.

During the webinar, attendees learned about the immediate actions and solutions that community health leaders and stakeholders can implement to help their populations maintain equity in health care services.

Speakers

  • Patricia Doykos, Executive Director, Health Equity, Bristol Myers Squibb (BMS)
  • Danielle Jones, Director of Diversity and Health Equity, American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Annette Powers, Vice President, Access Marketing, Bristol Myers Squibb (BMS)
  • Holly Spinks, RN, Chief Nursing Officer & Head of Business Partnerships, Jasper Health
     

 

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