Health Equity


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Health Equity

RUSH, UChicago Medicine Share Racial Health Equity Reporting Tool

Structured self-assessment helps hospitals advance all equity efforts
Racial Equity in Healthcare Progress Report

New Funding Fuels the Future of Nurse Anesthetists

Project will support nurse anesthesia students in building clinical skills and cultural competency
A nurse anesthetist monitors equipment during surgery

RUSH Responds to Supreme Court Decision

RUSH University is steadfastly focused on the promotion and preservation of the health and well-being of our diverse communities
Exterior of building with Rush University sign visible between tree branches
Health Equity

Sen. Durbin Highlights Success of HEAL Program

RUSH supports community-focused anti-violence efforts
RUSH social worker joins student and principal at anti-violence event
Health Equity

Healing Communities Facing Health Inequities: Q&A with John Rich

John Rich, MD, MPH, of the RUSH BMO Institute for Health Equity believes innovative thinking, collaboration can reduce violence, poverty and health disparities
John Rich, MD, MPH
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Legacy of Harrison I. Steans Lives on Through $5M Gift to RUSH to Improve Equity

Three families honor the prominent figure in Chicago’s banking industry with a major gift to the RUSH BMO Institute for Health Equity
Harrison Steans
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CVS Health and RUSH Collaborate to Increase Health Care Access for Chicago-Area Medicare Patients

Agreement establishes new Accountable Care collaboration that emphasizes health equity, coordinated care and improved access
RUSH University Medical Center
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Taking Joy in Giving Back

Janice Phillips, PhD, RN, overcame homelessness to become leader in health equity
A smiling woman stands outside a building near a group of colorful plants
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TIME: RUSH Health Equity Efforts a 'Blueprint' for Hospitals

TIME special edition cites RUSH community work as 'a great example'
TIME magazine: The Future of Medicine
Health Equity

$51 Million NIH Grant Will Help RUSH and Partners Improve Health Equity

Funding continues support for the Institute for Translational Medicine, co-led by RUSH and the University of Chicago
Four people standing in front of a backdrop wth the ITM logo