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Module 3: Community Factors & How They Influence Health Equity

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Community Factors & How They Influence Health Equity, explores eighteen community factors and demonstrates their links to health equity. It provides tangible opportunities to address inequities in the community environment.

Duration: 12 minutes

Learning objectives:

  • Identify factors in the community environment that influence health and safety; and
  • Describe how community factors work synergistically to support equitable health and safety outcomes.

Please follow these instructions to get started:

  1. Download the transcription for module 3 to use as a guide as you go through the presentation
  2. Begin the presentation and right click on the slide to view in "full screen" mode.
  3. After the presentation, explore the sections below with strategic links and related papers on health equity-related efforts across the country.
  4. Fill out the module 3 evaluation via Survey Monkey (for non-CHES users) to help us continually improve the Health Equity and Prevention Primer.  

CHES-certified users: To receive 5 hours of credit, complete all seven modules and ONLY fill out this CHES Assessment and Evaluation Survey via Survey Monkey instead.


 

For More Information
    Health Equity Policy Principle #8
  • Working across multiple sectors of government and society is key to making the necessary structural changes. Such work should be in partnership with community advocacy groups that continue to pursue a more equitable society.
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