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Module 1: Achieving Equity in Health and Safety through Primary Prevention

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Achieving Equity in Health and Safety through Primary Prevention, sets the stage for the Health Equity and Prevention Primer. It describes how a primary prevention approach leads to the goal of equity in health and safety.

Duration: 14 minutes

Learning objectives:
  • Define primary prevention, disparities and inequities;
  • Identify examples of primary prevention strategies; and
  • Discuss why primary prevention is key to achieving equity in health and safety outcomes.
Please follow these instructions to get started:
  1. Download the transcription for module 1 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 1 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 #10
  • Groups that are the most impacted by inequities must have a voice in identifying policies that will make a difference as well as in holding government accountable for implementing these policies.
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