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CDC COVID-19 Response Health Equity Strategy: Accelerating Progress Towards Reducing COVID-19 Disparities and Achieving Health Equity

Description
Provides an overview of the CDC strategy to improve health outcomes for populations disproportionately affected by COVID-19, including people living in rural and frontier areas, racial and ethnic minorities, and other populations. Describes four priorities: expanding the evidence base; addressing testing, contact tracing, isolation, healthcare, and recovery; supporting essential and frontline workers to prevent transmission of COVID-19; and developing an inclusive workforce to address the diverse U.S. population.
Date
07/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Cultural competency · Health disparities · Healthcare workforce · Infectious diseases · Occupational health and safety · Policy · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention