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Diversity

  • Updated:   6/21/2022
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A collection of articles exploring diversity, equity, and inclusion in nursing and healthcare. A subset of articles specifically explores LGTBQ+ health.

Identifying and tackling racial disparities in healthcare

Butler, Anisa; Covington, Kyla; Parsh, Bridget

Nursing. 51(9):40-43, September 2021.

The US healthcare system is plagued with inequities that disproportionately impact people of color and other marginalized communities. Here, the authors discuss some of the key reasons behind these historic and current health disparities, identify key terms, and discuss strategies for nurses who are interested in allying with efforts to tackle inequity and racism in American healthcare.