Achieving Health Equity – What’s Data Got to Do with It?
Volunteers in Medicine Clinic
The purpose/goal(s) of this activity is to enable healthcare providers to have an increased understanding of the use of data to improve health equity.
- Describe the difference between disparities and equity and how this impacts healthcare costs
- Explain how inequities impact safety, quality, risk management and cost
- Discuss metrics needed to identify needs for improving health equity
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