Health Equity

Health equity involves equal access for all to resources such as information about illnesses like COVID, proper testing and affordable healthcare. Here's how business owners and employers can support health equity amidst the pandemic.

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How Businesses Can Help Improve Access to Primary Care

December 03, 2021

Many Americans face barriers in accessing primary care services. Here’s how businesses can collaborate and help advance health equity for all.

Healthcare

How the U.S. Can Address Maternal Healthcare Disparities

July 28, 2021

To end maternal healthcare disparities in the United States, government leaders must address socioeconomic inequalities.

Healthcare

Rep. Lauren Underwood Outlines the Black Maternal Momnibus Act

July 28, 2021

Rep. Lauren Underwood outlines the maternal health care disparities amongst Black, American Indian, and Alaska Native women and shares insights about the Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2021.

Healthcare

Health Equity and COVID-19: Advice for Businesses from the U.S. Surgeon General

September 17, 2020

Suzanne Clark, President of U.S. Chamber of Commerce, sits down for a one-on-one conversation with Surgeon General Jerome Adams about health equity and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus

Why Health Inequality Matters During and After COVID-19

September 17, 2020

U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams speaks on the importance of addressing social and health inequalities for minorities during COVID-19.

Coronavirus

How America Can Approach COVID-19 Vaccination

September 17, 2020

U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams explains how America can approach the COVID-19 vaccination process — and when we can expect to see an impact.