AHA Launches the Institute for Diversity and Health Equity

The AHA announces the launch of the Institute for Diversity and Health Equity. Nicholas Tejeda, CEO of The Hospitals of Providence Transmountain Campus in El Paso, Texas, and the new board chair of the Institute for Diversity and Health Equity tells why to truly advance health and health care in America we must improve access and quality of care for everyone in every community. Ninfa M. Saunders, President and CEO, Navicent Health, Macon Georgia, and the immediate past chair of the Institute for Diversity and Health Equity shares how the Institute is helping AHA members improve equity, diversity, and inclusion. For more information, visit www.diversityconnection.org.

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