NEW: A Diversity, Equity and Cultural Competency Assessment Tool for Leaders
September 6, 2017
Does your hospital reflect the community it serves?
The Institute for Diversity in Health Management and National Center for Healthcare Leaders have released this assessment tool that will help organizations assess progress in creating high-quality, inclusive, equitable and safe care environments aimed at eliminating health and health care disparities. This assessment tool has four parts:
- Assessment Checklist: A tool that hospital and health care leaders can use as a starting point in evaluating the equity, diversity, inclusion and cultural competency of their organization and identifying what activities and practices are in place or need to be implemented.
- Action Steps: A suggested “to do” list for how to use this tool to raise awareness within your organization.
- Case Studies: Examples of hospitals and health systems that are implementing leading practices. You will find a description of their activities, as well as information for the key contact within each organization so you can learn more.
- Bibliography: Resources to help you and others in your organization learn more about diversity and cultural competency.
|Denise Collins Communications Specialist Institute for Diversity in Health Management|