Lessons Learned

Aligning Forces for Quality (Af4Q) partnered with Finding Answers and the Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS) to develop and implement the Equity Improvement Initiative (EQuII), involving a total of nine outpatient practices and their Alliances over an 18-month span. Below, are some of their lessons learned:

Reducing Health and Health Care Disparities: Implementation and Best Practices for Health Care Organizations

This paper shares the lessons learned of nine health care organizations that implemented the Roadmap to address disparities in their patient populations. It includes concrete recommendations that others can use to improve the quality of their health care delivery systems and address inequities in patient care and outcomes.


Best Practices to Reduce Disparities (Table)

A useful table to offer you a high-level, visual overview of the best practices that organizations have used to make equity a priority.