Archive for the ‘Equity’ Category

A Time for Action By Carey Levinton

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Equity – a blog with 12 entries from The Equity MAgIC  group, a collective of stakeholders actively working on pushing the equity agenda forward. Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has identified equity as a key component of quality care. The Ministry has developed a Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) to support improved [...]

Excellent Care “For All” by Camille Orridge

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

Equity – a blog Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has identified equity as a key component of quality care. The Ministry has developed a Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) to support improved health equity, including the reduction of avoidable health disparities between population groups. HEIA also supports improved targeting of healthcare investments—the [...]

Measuring equity: what we heard from the field and next steps by Steve Barnes

Monday, May 14th, 2012

Equity – a blog Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has identified equity as a key component of quality care. The Ministry has developed a Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) to support improved health equity, including the reduction of avoidable health disparities between population groups. HEIA also supports improved targeting of healthcare investments—the [...]

A Pocket Guide to Evaluating Health Equity Interventions – Some Questions for Reflection by Sanjeev Sridharan

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

Equity – a blog Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has identified equity as a key component of quality care. The Ministry has developed a Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) to support improved health equity, including the reduction of avoidable health disparities between population groups. HEIA also supports improved targeting of healthcare investments—the [...]

How will information and communication technologies affect equity in health? by Alejandro R. Jadad and Andrea A. Cortinois

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Equity – a blog Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has identified equity as a key component of quality care. The Ministry has developed a Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) to support improved health equity, including the reduction of avoidable health disparities between population groups. HEIA also supports improved targeting of healthcare investments—the [...]

What can we learn from equity policies around gender to date in Ontario? by Pat Campbell

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Equity – a blog Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has identified equity as a key component of quality care. The Ministry has developed a Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) to support improved health equity, including the reduction of avoidable health disparities between population groups. HEIA also supports improved targeting of healthcare investments—the [...]

Cross-National Comparisons Yield a Blueprint for Achieving Health Equity by Arjumand Siddiqi

Friday, March 30th, 2012

Equity – a blog Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has identified equity as a key component of quality care. The Ministry has developed a Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) to support improved health equity, including the reduction of avoidable health disparities between population groups. HEIA also supports improved targeting of healthcare investments—the [...]

A Business Case for Equity in Health? by Dr. Ahmed Bayoumi

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

Equity – a blog Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has identified equity as a key component of quality care. The Ministry has developed a Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) to support improved health equity, including the reduction of avoidable health disparities between population groups. HEIA also supports improved targeting of healthcare investments—the [...]

Towards a Health Equity Roadmap

Monday, March 19th, 2012

Equity – a blog Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has identified equity as a key component of quality care. The Ministry has developed a Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) to support improved health equity, including the reduction of avoidable health disparities between population groups. HEIA also supports improved targeting of healthcare investments—the [...]

Getting serious about reducing inequities in health and healthcare

Monday, March 12th, 2012

Equity – a blog Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) has identified equity as a key component of quality care. The Ministry has developed a Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) to support improved health equity, including the reduction of avoidable health disparities between population groups. HEIA also supports improved targeting of healthcare investments—the [...]