The disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on communities of color is a stark reminder of the continuing health inequities that challenge all of us to do better. Learn how the Illinois hospital community is responding.
Disproportionate impact on communities of color
“Redoubling our efforts to address health disparities is imperative.”
IHA Committee on Health Disparities background data
Hospital Engagement, Action and Leadership is a bold, three-year initiative to reduce violence and improve health through neighborhood engagement.
IHA offers an array of resources with strategies for hospitals to address health disparities and achieve health equity in the communities they serve.
Social determinants of health play a major role in patient outcomes.