Working to Help End Health Disparities in Racial Minorities & Underserved Communities

As the U.S. continues to face the COVID-19 pandemic, which has disproportionately impacted communities of color, Centene Corporation, a leading multi-national healthcare enterprise, and the National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF), an independent research and educational organization dedicated to ensuring high-risk racial and ethnic populations receive optimal healthcare are working in partnership on the “Minority and Rural Coronavirus Insights Study (MRCIS)” to assess the impact of COVID-19 on racial minorities and underserved communities across the country.

Poll: Over Half of Voters of Color Oppose Government Negotiation of Drug Prices Once They Learn About Consequences for Patients

New Survey Reveals Healthcare Policy Priorities of Communities of Color WASHINGTON – The National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA) and National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) released results from a recent joint poll conducted by Morning Consult revealing that voters with chronic conditions, seniors, and voters of color’s top health care priorities for the midterm elections

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National Minority Quality Forum’s Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity Receives Grant from Novo Nordisk to Fund Program Aimed at Improving Diabetes Outcomes

National Minority Quality Forum’s Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity (SHC) announced that it received a grant from Novo Nordisk Inc. to fund its “DRIVE for Sustained and Equitable Diabetes Outcomes through Quality Improvement and Community-Led Intervention” program to engage in a multi-tiered approach supported by national infrastructure that prioritizes community leadership and co-design between experts in barbershops, salons, Black churches, and a community-based health clinic in Oakland, Calif.

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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

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

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

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.

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