Where We’ve Been 2019

Happy Holidays! Every year, Health Outreach Partners staff travel to different places around the country to provide on-site trainings to health centers, conduct regional trainings for Primary Care Associations, attend and present at conferences, and do research for...

The Health Equity Starter Kit: A Brief Tutorial

Coffee Break Webinar This Coffee Break Webinar is intended for anyone interested in using HOP’s free online tool, the Health Equity Starter Kit. In this session we describe how to best navigate our Health Equity Starter Kit, and highlight examples of some of the...

Data and Measures—Starter Kit

Data is essential as health centers attempt to balance the provision of care and recognizing how inequities impact the health of their patients and communities. Working toward health equity requires collecting information about the social determinants of health and...

Innovative Strategies—Starter Kit

How can we begin to work toward health equity? These examples of health centers and other organizations highlight innovative ways to address the social determinants of health. The strategies range from building health equity goals into the clinic model, while others...

SDOH and Health Disparities—Starter Kit

Social determinants are “the conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work and age that shape health.” The systemic disparities in these conditions lead to health inequities between individuals and communities. The following resources explore the social...

What is Health Equity?—Starter Kit

Health is a fundamental human right. Yet many still experience inequities in accessing care, in health outcomes, and in the social determinants of health. Any efforts to address these inequities need to begin with a shared understanding of “health equity.”...