Core Areas of Impact

Health workforce improvements will focus on three core areas of impact which affect health disparities in urban communities: Access, Educational Opportunity, and Competence.

Access

Desired Outcome

A health workforce that ensures access to health care and the opportunity for optimal health.

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Educational Opportunity

Desired Outcome

All talented students have opportunities and support to succeed in health careers.

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Competence

Desired Outcome

Health professionals have the background, qualities, and skills, to serve community needs and reduce health inequities.

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