“There’s not enough focus at all on what it actually takes to scale up vaccination programs for adults primarily, who, by the way, we really don’t have global models for vaccinating an entire adult population in a prolonged period,” said Ernest Darkoh, the co-founder of BroadReach Group, a health care company working to expand Africa’s health system. “It is not something to be backing away from right now.” Read more
Fierce Healthcare | Industry widely sees equity as important, but lacks concrete steps to address it, survey finds
Most payer and provider organizations lack a formal roadmap for promoting health equity, and very few are certain it will be a priority in the immediate future.
Such were the findings of a new survey conducted by Vantage Health Technologies, a part of the BroadReach Group, a social impact organization. It surveyed 192 executives and leaders in healthcare to understand health equity goals. Most respondents came from payer organizations, and less than one-fifth came from providers. The rest came from entities that consult, provide tech services or do research. Read more on Fierce Healthcare
Vantage Health Technologies (a part of BroadReach Group) have produced an industry survey on Health Equity in the US today. Payers and Providers have given their insights into some of the current barriers that exist in enabling access to good health that enables all people to flourish.