2020 Equity of Care Award


The Carolyn Boone Lewis Equity of Care Awards recognize hospitals and health systems that have moved beyond plans and awareness of the #123forEquity pledge to action. This award celebrates organizations that demonstrate high achievement in advancing diversity, health equity, and equitable health care as evidenced through data, leadership, cultural awareness, and partnerships. These efforts have benefits including improved patient experiences, outcomes of care, reduced per capita cost and improved workforce preparedness. 

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Application Requirements:


  1. All applicants must be a member of the American Hospital Association or the Institute for Diversity and Health Equity.
  2. All applicants must have signed the #123forEquity Pledge.


                                                         Online submissions are now closed. Winners will be notified via email Spring 2020.