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Racial Equity Series: Bias in Healthcare

November 17 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Systemic racism is a real threat to the health of our communities. Racism and other social determinants of health result in higher rates of illness and death among members of racial and ethnic minority groups, as evidenced through COVID-19. Jacksonville Nonprofit Hospital Partnership(JHP), a partnership between Ascension St. Vincent’s, Baptist Health, Brooks Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinic Florida and UF Health Jacksonville, is committed to being part of the solution and has developed the Racial Equity Conference series to increase awareness and understanding of the community at-large and healthcare providers on racial factors that negatively impact the delivery of healthcare.

Session 3:  Bias in Healthcare.

November 17th, 2020

5:00 – 6:30 p.m.

Speaker Dr. Ronald Wyatt, M.D., VP and Patient Safety Officer MCIC Vermont will share personal stories and discuss how to understand your own bias, and a call to action to address bias in healthcare.

Jacksonville Nonprofit Hospital Partnership is a partnership between Ascension St. Vincent’s, Baptist Health, Brooks Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinic Florida and UF Health Jacksonville.

Venue

Virtual

Organizer

Jacksonville Nonprofit Hospital Partnership