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Our Health Equity Plan

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Our health system has done considerable work in advancing a culture of quality that is safe, effective, patient-centred, and timely. Equity now demands attention.

To this end, Health Quality Ontario developed a Health Equity Plan to embed equity into our own work, and to encourage others to do the same.


Health Equity Plan

Designed to bring health equity to the forefront and inspire action

READ THE PLAN
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BUILDING OUR PLAN

To establish the groundwork for our plan, we first brought together people with lived experience, health system leaders and providers

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LITERATURE REVIEW

To help inform our plan, we examined literature on equity and health in partnership with the Wellesley Institute

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A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

To help inform our plan, we reviewed programs designed to help those who are homeless access care

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