How California health departments are advancing health equity: Lessons learned on community, collaboration, and communication
June 21, 2018 | Katherine Schaff, Berkeley Media Studies Group
It wasn't that long ago when health departments began to ramp up their message that racial and health inequities exist and must be addressed. New case studies from PHI's Berkeley Media Studies Group show how much progress health departments in California's Monterey, Napa and San Mateo counties have made toward addressing racial and health inequities through innovative solutions, community power-building, and effective communication.
One common theme that runs through each of the case studies: Strong communication starts with community collaboration and partnerships. more