HealthCare Diversity Council

Welcome to the HealthCare Diversity Council! Here we strongly believe in a global representation in hospitals and clinics across the country, that every healthcare institution should mirror the environment and patients that it serves.

Who we are

Our vision and mission

Be the preeminent resource for information on cultural awareness and...

Engage in dialog and action with the healthcare community on inclusion...

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There are many opportunities to volunteer your time and talent in creating greater diversity and inclusion in Healthcare. Our volunteers get involved in all aspects of event planning and implementation, as well as outreach, communication, and advocacy within their organization and the community...

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Healthcare Diversity News
'Black Men in White Coats' encourages diversity in health care - WRAL.com
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 22:58:47 GMT
Achieving racial diversity is a priority in many professions, but the number of African-American medical students is actually declining. African-Americans represent 13 percent of the United States population but only 3 percent of practicing ...
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UM System releases diversity audit and response - Columbia Daily Tribune
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:21:01 GMT
The UM System's task force included student, staff and faculty representatives from all four campuses and from University of Missouri Health Care and MU Extension. The panel's responses to the IBIS audit included job descriptions for faculty ...
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Diversity key to community healthcare - The Community Word (blog)
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 19:05:47 GMT
A diverse student body in medical programs is essential to the future of medical care in this country, and diversity is a key goal Kim Johnston, president of Methodist College, has pursued through a variety of wide-ranging programs since she was ...
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Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare - Fortune
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:45:01 GMT
The 50 Best Workplaces for Diversity 2016. Fortune's annual list of companies in the U.S. doing the most to create inclusive cultures for minorities, LGBT employees, and women. Also see: 10 Best Workplaces for African-Americans · 10 Best ...
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The 2016 class of the Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame - Nashville Post (subscription)
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:27:09 GMT
His commitment to expand diversity among health care leadership led to HCA's executive development program, which focused on mentoring young professionals, many of them minorities. Long before passage of the Affordable Care Act, Bovender was ...
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