Tag: Health Equity


Addressing the Social Determinants of Health: Why it Matters

Posted on: October 22, 2018 | File size: 6.49MB
Tags: Health Equity, Social Determinants, Sdoh, Cuyahoga

A slide deck from Terry Allan, Cuyahoga County's Health Commissioner and SLF Trustee, on the Social Determinants of Health.

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What Do Foundations Have In Mind With The Phrase “Social Determinants of Health”?

Posted on: June 20, 2018
Tags: Social Determinants, Health Equity, Sdoh

"Foundations with a mission to improve health are heeding this call to address the social determinants of health (SDOH). Rather than focusing solely on improving health care and increasing healthy behaviors, a growing number of health foundations have developed strategies to reduce poverty, increase high school graduation rates, improve parenting, expand public transportation, reduce homelessness, increase civic engagement, and achieve a variety of other outcomes within the realm of SDOH."

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Closing Ohio's Health Gaps: Moving towards Equity

Posted on: October 17, 2018 | File size: 357KB
Tags: Health Equity, Policy, Ohio

HPIO's new policy brief provides data and information on Ohio's health gaps and barriers groups of Ohioans face to being healthy. The brief provides examples of evidence-based approaches to close Ohio's health gaps and a framework for action to achieve health equity at the community level.

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Early childhood is critical to health equity

Posted on: October 1, 2019
Tags: Early Childhood, Trauma, Health Equity, Racism, Poverty
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