Health Equity: Prioritization, Perception, and Progress

IHI 2021 Pulse Report

2021IHIPulseReport_HealthEquityPrioritizationPerceptionProgress_COVER.jpgIn July 2021, IHI conducted an industry poll to better understand current attitudes and perceptions surrounding health equity work in the United States, and to identify challenges that health care delivery organizations encounter while working to advance health equity.

In total, 505 US-based health care professionals responded and 380 individuals fully completed the poll. For each question, all available data was included in the analysis conducted by health equity subject matter experts and leaders at IHI.

Download the IHI 2021 Pulse Report on health equity for key findings and takeaways.



What Do the Poll Findings Tell Us?

In the nine short videos in this playlist, IHI President and CEO Dr. Kedar Mate reflects on the findings and offers advice to health systems on how to shift attitudes, correct perceptions, and increase action to advance health equity.


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