Congrats to the interprofessional team from@gwNURSING &@GWSMHS for being awarded a $2.8M HRSA grant to develop NP-TECH – telehealth curriculum that addresses social determinants of health & focuses on training NPs how to care for underserved populations. https://t.co/ltgutFqVGy
Diversifying workforce in healthcare can improve decision making, talent recruitment & retention, accountability of leadership, funding opportunities, improve standards of care, drive policy change, & improve the culture & values in healthcare professions. @MCoylewright #Equity
Understanding the persistent racial health inequities in our present, demands a critical look into our past. The #1619Project is both timely and necessary. A great resource for those of us committed to advancing #healthequity.
A #healthequity lens:
•seeks out what is unfair in order to reverse or avoid it
•aspires to apply #justice in services
•recognizes impact of social resources on care & behavior of ind & comm
•identifies/facilitates social opps to readily attain #wellbeing