MHA Health Equity and Disparities
Improving quality and the delivery of health care is a steadfast goal for many hospitals and health systems. A key component of quality improvement and creating healthy communities is working to eliminate health disparities and advance health equity. This is especially important in Montana, where over the last decade, there have been substantial changes in our state’s population and demographics. Use this guide to address factors that contribute to health disparities in your community and understand what barriers your community may face in achieving health equity.