Great Lakes Partners for Patients Hospital Innovation Improvement Network Health Equity Regional Learning Session

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 @ 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

The Great Lakes Partners for Patients Hospital Innovation Improvement Network (GLPP HIIN) will host a Health Equity Regional Learning Session March 12 at the VisTaTech Center – Schoolcraft College, Livonia. The event will address pertinent issues surrounding health equity and specific ways to implement change with a data-driven approach in communities and healthcare organizations.

About the Event

  • Featured speaker, Sunshine Muse is a health disparities consultant with over 20 years of experience. Her work focuses primarily on community-centered solutions to health disparities.

  • The event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST at the VisTaTech Center, which is located at 18600 Haggerty Road in Livonia, MI.

Who should attend: Health care professionals in quality improvement, health equity, safety, population/community health, clinical managers, operation managers, strategic planning, senior leaders and human resources.


What You’ll Learn

  • A basic understanding of health equity within GLPP regions

  • Key strategies to overcome barriers and address health equity to improve health care quality for all

  • How to collect, stratify and use patient demographic data to inform quality-improvement initiatives and interventions

  • How to create a blueprint for action that can be shared with hospital leadership and teams to promote and address health equity within organizations

  • Success models for cultural competence training of caregivers and staff

Members with questions may contact the MHA Keystone Center.

Livonia, MI