Health Care Disparities Council

Health Care Disparities Council

health-care-disparities-logo.jpgCharge

  • To identify key areas where disparities in health care may exist, including interventions across a variety of factors contributing to disparities both inside and outside of the health care system; participate in planning, implementation, evaluation, training and development opportunities; and support initiatives and activities that promote quality and health outcomes.

Goals and objectives

  • To determine, monitor, and report potential threats in which health care disparities may exist across the institution.
  • To offer technical assistance to constituents, departments and clinical units for quality improvement.
  • To enhance communication and support continuing education efforts for health professionals, faculty, staff and community members.
  • To provide appropriate and relevant training and development opportunities to council members.