Equity of Care at the AHA Summit, San Diego
July 2, 2018
Wednesday, July 25, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. PT
The Equity Training Symposiums are collaborative efforts between the Institute and the Disparities Solutions Center. This symposium is a half-day curriculum focused on execution strategies for each component of the AHA's #123forEquity pledge. Health care leaders will receive information to help them implement solid strategies at their hospitals and health systems to improve health care quality, increase diversity and inclusion, and achieve health equity for all.
Sunrise Session: Creating Clinical Linkages and Community Partnerships to Address Health Disparities
Friday, July 27, 7:00 – 8:15 a.m. PT
Learn how hospitals are eliminating disparities by creating community partnerships. Hear a conversation between key health care leaders, community partners and state association stakeholders.
AHA's 2018 Equity of Care Award Presentation
Friday, July 27, 8:30 – 10:15 a.m. PT
The AHA's Equity of Care Award presentation recognizes hospitals and health systems that are noteworthy leaders in the area of equitable care. This year's winner and honorees demonstrate success in the reduction of health care disparities and have a focus on the promotion of diversity and inclusion.
Equity of Care: Essential to Improved Quality and Lower Costs
Friday, July 27, 4:00 – 5:15 p.m. PT
Hear the compelling examples from 2018 AHA Equity of Care Award Winner and honorees on ensuring all patients receive the highest quality of care that is individualized to the needs of every person that needs it. Learn why health equity presents such an important business imperative for the work being done in the health care field, how it is critical to accelerating quality improvement, and exactly what these award-winning organizations are doing to reduce health care disparities.
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