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The Coalition to Advance Coronavirus Testing, which is managed by National Quality Minority Forum, is a data-driven initiative working to support the efforts of industry, state and local governments to eliminate the disparate impact that coronavirus is having on minority and rural communities in the United States.

Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel Joins National Minority Quality Forum’s Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity, Community Leaders for Session on Latest COVID-19 Safety Practices

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, D.C.—Ezekiel J. Emanuel, M.D., Ph.D., joined community leaders from across the country as a part of a National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity’s (SHC) Health Champions initiative in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control on May 12. The event provided local trusted voices

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New Poll Highlights Minority Populations’ Healthcare Experiences, Priorities, and Solutions

Today, the National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA) and National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) released results from a recent joint poll conducted by Morning Consult, focusing on the importance of health equity in addressing barriers to care. The poll also highlights what minority populations want lawmakers to prioritize for addressing healthcare costs. Key takeaways from

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National Minority Quality Forum, URAC to Explore Establishment of Health Equity Standards

Today, National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF), the America’s leading health research and advocacy organization focusing on underserved and minoritized populations, and URAC, the nation’s largest and most complete independent healthcare accreditation organization, announced they will explore the establishment of health equity standards for use by URAC in its accreditation and certification processes. The evidence-based standards

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HHS Secretary Becerra to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from National Minority Quality Forum

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 26, 2022)— The National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) announced Secretary Xavier Becerra—the 25th Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the first Latino to hold the office in the history of the United States—will receive its 2022 John Lewis Lifetime Achievement Award, which recognizes healthcare public policy leaders

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Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity Names Saria Saccocio Chief Medical Officer

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 25, 2022)—Today, National Minority Quality Forum’s Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity (SHC) announced that Saria Saccocio, MD, has joined as its Chief Medical Officer. In her role, Dr. Saccocio will work to expand SHC’s DRIVE – Demonstrating Real Improvement in Value and Equity – program, which was developed to

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