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Health Equity Measurement

Research focused on health equity measurement

Health Equity Measurement

This guide is a collection of research and information focused on the efforts of states to measure and/or incentivize health equity in health care delivery. The information is focused on the following two questions:

  • What are other states (or countries) doing in terms of measuring and/or incentivizing health equity?
  • How are states holding Managed Care Organizations and providers accountable for achieving health equity?

“Health Equity is when everyone has the opportunity to be as healthy as possible”

Programs

“Successful health equity strategies”
 

Measurement

“Data practices to support the advancement of health equity”

Policy

“Laws, regulations, and rules to improve population health”

Infrastructure

“Organization structures and functions that support health equity”

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (n.d.). Paving the road to health equity. Retrieved from https://www.cdc.gov/minorityhealth/publications/health_equity/Health_Equity_Infographic.pdf

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