Region III - Mid-Atlantic Regional Health Equity Council
Mission: To inform and strengthen programs, practices, policies and services that contribute to achieving better health for all within Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia by eliminating health disparities, addressing the determinants of health, and stimulating communities to empower themselves.
Vision: A nation free of disparities in health and health care.
Mid-Atlantic Health Equity Council Health Equity Hero Award Call for Nominations
The nomination period for the Mid-Atlantic Health Equity Council Health Equity Hero Award is now open. This award highlights the exemplary achievement of the individuals that support community efforts in the goal of ending health disparities and promoting health equity.
Nominees can be health care providers, advocates, administrators, clinicians or policy makers. Volunteers and individuals that work to improve health equity and whose efforts make a difference in communities are unsung heroes that deserve to be recognized and honored.
The award ceremony will take place in December. Nominees for the Health Equity Hero Award should demonstrate:
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