President, MCPHS University

President, MCPHS University [memberonly label=”General Member” HcBI Participants”] President (www.mcphs.edu) The University For nearly 200 years, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (now MCPHS University) has been educating future healthcare leaders at undergraduate and graduate levels. With a singular focus on healthcare and a broad portfolio of over 100 programs MCPHS is uniquely positioned…

No more Band-Aid solutions — 4 Black healthcare leaders on why it’s time to treat racism like the systemic disease it is

Early on in the COVID-19 crisis, we were told that this infectious disease is “the great equalizer.” It knows no geographic boundaries, doesn’t care what your politics are, and kills people from all walks of life. More recently, though, another truth has emerged: People of color, particularly blacks, are far more likely to die from the coronavirus than whites — a stark reminder of the social inequities that plague our society.

Race in America and Healthcare: Bridging the Gap

Early on in the COVID-19 crisis, we were told that this infectious disease is “the great equalizer.” It knows no geographic boundaries, doesn’t care what your politics are, and kills people from all walks of life. More recently, though, another truth has emerged: People of color, particularly blacks, are far more likely to die from the coronavirus than whites — a stark reminder of the social inequities that plague our society.

Viewpoint: Who’s in the room where it happens will define our post-pandemic healthcare system

Early on in the COVID-19 crisis, we were told that this infectious disease is “the great equalizer.” It knows no geographic boundaries, doesn’t care what your politics are, and kills people from all walks of life. More recently, though, another truth has emerged: People of color, particularly blacks, are far more likely to die from the coronavirus than whites — a stark reminder of the social inequities that plague our society.

EWOC 5TH ANNIVERSARY 2020 UPDATES

We are all experiencing and managing through unprecedented times with fast-paced changes happening across the country in an effort to contain the spread of COVID-19. As many of you know communities of color are being disproportionately impacted by this pandemic.

System Chief Medical Officer

System Chief Medical Officer Phoebe Putney Health System [memberonly label=”General Member” HcBI Participants”] Please contact The Leverage Network for inquires regarding this position. The System Chief Medical Officer of Phoebe Putney Health System (Phoebe) in Albany, Georgia, is a newly created role intended to drive the quality and safety initiatives at this independent, four-hospital system.…