Health Equity

Utilizing Health Equity Council (HEC) Tools to achieve Healthy People 2020 Goals

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The Health Equity Council has developed a variety of tools to use for various purposes to address health inequities. The following table outlines some of the ways that these tools can be used to assist with achieving the CDC’s Healthy People 2020 Goals, and capacity building or implementation with the federal government Affordable Care Act’s Community Transformation Grant (CTG). The CTG states, “Recipients will engage populations that are facing health disparities in a variety of settings to make the healthy choice the easy choice and ensure opportunities to make healthy choices.” The Council created this document containing tools to guide local efforts. The documents are available on the Health Equity Council website at https://www.chronicdisease.org/page/HealthEquityPrograms.

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Utilizing Health Equity Council (HEC) Tools to achieve Healthy People 2020 Goals

Utilizing Health Equity Council (HEC) Tools to achieve Healthy People 2020 Goals Image

The Health Equity Council has developed a variety of tools to use for various purposes to address health inequities. The following table outlines some of the ways that these tools can be used to assist with achieving the CDC’s Healthy People 2020 Goals, and capacity building or implementation with the federal government Affordable Care Act’s Community Transformation Grant (CTG). The CTG states, “Recipients will engage populations that are facing health disparities in a variety of settings to make the healthy choice the easy choice and ensure opportunities to make healthy choices.” The Council created this document containing tools to guide local efforts. The documents are available on the Health Equity Council website at https://www.chronicdisease.org/page/HealthEquityPrograms.