The Clinical Executive's Role in Reducing Disparities at the Point of Care
January 22, 2021
20 Minute Read
Covid-19 has not been an equal-opportunity disease. It's hit certain communities—people of color, transgender individuals, and non-English-speakers—especially hard. This pandemic has put a spotlight on social disparities of health that have been around forever.
Health care organizations across the country have pledged to address these issues, but that's not easy. Disparities exist not only in health care, but throughout our society. Clinical executives need to determine where to prioritize their efforts to reduce disparities in care. Here's our take on four things clinical executives can do that can have an outsized impact on addressing disparities at the point of care.