Event Details

Million Hearts Learning Lab: Ensuring Health Equity in Preventing Cardiovascular Disease

dateJanuary 19, 2022 14:00:00

The Million Hearts Learning Lab is a bi-monthly learning series focused on cardiovascular disease prevention and management topics. The series is open to clinicians, quality improvement, and other interested staff across the country, but with a focus on community health centers. Clinicians may earn 1.0 CME credit per session and up to 5.0 credits for attending the full series through the American Medical Association’s EdHub.

Speakers: R. Lewis

Learning Objectives:

  • Define what health equity means practically in heart disease and stroke prevention
  • Discuss ways to assess and ensure health equity in CVD-related care processes
  • Describe examples of unintended consequences that may lead to greater inequities (e.g., implementing digital tools that require broadband, digital literacy, and/or English language skills, prescribing high-cost medications, etc.)