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Health Equity Resources

2015 Reinertsen Lecture

Thomas A. LaVeist: Achieving Health Equity by Design

View the presentation (PDF)

Listen to the podcast (1 hour 24 minutes, including Q & A)

Watch the video (55 minutes)

2015 Webinar Series

Building Awareness and Knowledge Sharing Around Race, Ethnicity, Preferred Language and Country of Origin Data and Usage

Building Awareness: 2014 Health Equity of Care Report (April 2015)

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Also Available for Download: Podcast (60 minutes)

Presentations

Race, Ethnicity, Preferred Language, and Country of Origin: Fundamental Knowledge (PDF)
Brooke Cunningham, MD, PhD, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota

2014 Health Equity of Care Report (PDF)
Tina Frontera, Chief Operating Officer, MN Community Measurement

Using Race, Ethnicity, and Other Socio-Demographic Variables to Advance Health Equity (PDF)
Dr. Nagi Salem, Interim Director and Mia Robillos, Research Scientist, Minnesota Center for Health Statistics (MCHS)

Addressing REL/Country of Origin Disparities in Minnesota DHS (PDF)
Jeff Schiff, MD, MBA, Medical Director, Minnesota Health Care Programs, DHS


Knowledge Sharing: 2014 Health Equity of Care Report (May 2015)

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Also Available for Download: Podcast (60 minutes)

Presentations

REL Data Collection: Building Organizational Momentum (PDF)
Brooke Cunningham, MD, PhD, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota

The Role of REAL Data in Advancing Health Equity at Allina Health (PDF)
Mollie O’Brien, M.A., Program Manager, Health Equity and Brian Carlson, Director of Healthcare Intelligence, Allina Performance Resources – Health Catalyst

Building Organizational Cultures that Promote Equity at NorthPoint (PDF)
Trena Allbritton, Public Health Nurse of Community Outreach Department and Lydia Poor, Quality Improvement Team Coordinator, NorthPoint Health & Wellness

Related Resources

Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Service (CLAS) Standards

Culture Care Connection is an online learning and resource center, developed by Stratis Health, aimed at supporting health care providers, staff, and administrators in their ongoing efforts to provide culturally competent care in Minnesota. It includes a CLAS Standards self-assessment, available to all, that provides an automated custom report indicating areas of strength and weakness.

2015 Health Equity of Care Report (MNCM)

Updated 03/02/16