HealthCare Diversity Council

Welcome to the HealthCare Diversity Council! Here we strongly believe in a global representation in hospitals and clinics across the country, that every healthcare institution should mirror the environment and patients that it serves.

Who we are

Our vision and mission

Be the preeminent resource for information on cultural awareness and...

Engage in dialog and action with the healthcare community on inclusion...

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There are many opportunities to volunteer your time and talent in creating greater diversity and inclusion in Healthcare. Our volunteers get involved in all aspects of event planning and implementation, as well as outreach, communication, and advocacy within their organization and the community...

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Healthcare Diversity News
Diversity in Health Care Providers Helps Patients Feel More Included - U.S. News & World Report
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 15:02:30 GMT
Boosting the diversity of providers in the U.S. health care industry could be a tool for bridging the gap from shortest to longest life spans, says Dr. Douglas Garland Jr., trained as a health scientist and also a board member for the Association of ...
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Why increasing health care diversity is essential for Black community - The Philadelphia Tribune
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:03:09 GMT
Diversity is good for communities, companies and our nation. A plurality of viewpoints, experiences and beliefs has the potential to foster both understanding and innovation. And in the health care field, the need for diversity is evident every day ...
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Health care still a man's world - The Tennessean
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 03:07:34 GMT
More than a decade later, Gregg — who now works in private equity and sits on three corporate boards — remains the only woman to have run a flagship company in Tennessee's sparkling health care industry. She is a touchstone of the ...
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Survey Roundup: Gender Divide on Board Diversity - Wall Street Journal (blog)
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:33:21 GMT
As for board diversity, a majority said female board representation should be between 20% and 50% but 10% said it should be 20% or less. Eighty-nine percent of female board members said diversity improves company performance, while 24% of the ...
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Facebook Cites 'Diversity' As Reason To Keep Billionaire Trump Donor On Board - Huffington Post
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 21:10:32 GMT
In the name of diversity, Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg is standing by the company's controversial board member, billionaire Peter Thiel, an outspoken Donald Trump donor and booster ― and the man who brought down ...
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