A new AHA guide offers strategies and case examples to help hospitals and health systems address transportation issues in their communities. The guide is the latest in a series of resources by AHA and its Health Research & Educational Trust and Association for Community Health Improvement affiliates on how hospitals can address the social determinants of health. For more on improving transportation for patients, register for AHA’s Nov. 17 webinar on “Transportation and the Role of Hospitals.”
AHA’s Institute for Diversity and Health Equity helps organizations build a diverse pipeline of leaders
In this AHA Stat blog, Institute for Diversity and Health Equity President and CEO Duane Reynolds highlights various resources, programs and efforts to help…
Hospitals, health systems and other health care organizations can sign up this week to host an intern for this year's Institute for Diversity and Health Equity…
The House Ways and Means Committee today held a hearing examining the impact of racial disparities and social determinants of health on maternal mortality.
Since announcing the strategic alliance between the AHA and UnidosUS last year, the organizations with leadership from the Institute for Diversity and Health…
An estimated 31 percent of pregnancy-related deaths occur during pregnancy, 36 percent during delivery or the week after, and 33 percent one week to one year…
We must address the racial, ethnic and socioeconomic disparities that increase the risk of negative perinatal outcomes for women of color.