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American Hospital Association Equity of Care Awards

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American Hospital Association, Institute for Diversity and Health Equity
Nov 30, 2021

American Hospital Association Equity of Care Awards recognize hospitals and health systems that have achieved a high level of success in advancing diversity, health equity, and equitable healthcare.

The award is for hospitals and health systems that commit to working on efforts within their organization or in the community related to health equity and diversity and inclusion through:

  • Increasing the collection and use of race, ethnicity, language preference, and other socio-demographic data
  • Increasing cultural competency training
  • Increasing diversity in leadership and governance
  • Improve and strengthen community partnerships

Factors such as hospital size, location, and availability of resources will be considered by the Awards Committee.


Eligible applicants are members of the American Hospital Association or the Institute for Diversity and Health Equity. Applicants must sign the 123forEquity Pledge.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

The award is honorary.

Application process

The online application is at the bottom of the program website.

Tagged as
Culture and cultural competency · Governance of healthcare organizations · Health disparities · Hospitals · Leadership · Limited English proficient · Networking and collaboration · People with disabilities · Racial and ethnic groups · Statistics and data · Veterans

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