Health Equity Learning
Explore the Portfolio of Health Equity on the Professional Education Hub
AHA’s Commitment to Health Equity
Improve Health Outcomes: The Health Equity portfolio on the Professional Education Hub is one of the main key drivers of AHA’s 8th Commitment, as a solution for clinicians, health professionals, and scientists to remove barriers/bias that affect health outcomes.
Why Learn Health Equity on the Professional Education Hub?
- Fully online and self-paced learning environment free of commercial content.
- Focused content that gives treatment options based on awareness of issues that affect patients.
- Help with improving the patient-provider experience in the hospital/clinical setting.
Explore learning Health Equity on the Professional Education Hub by registering for a course:
Achieving Health Equity for Patients with Disabilities
Earn .25 CE Credits
Addressing Health Disparities
Earn 1.5 CE Credits
Promoting Cardiovascular Health Equity Through Meaningful Partnerships
Earn .25 CE Credits
In the News
Your home – and where it's located – may affect your health
Racial disparities in bystander CPR rates for witnessed cardiac arrests are largest in public settings where the person needing aid is least likely to know people, preliminary research shows.
Why are South Asians dying of heart disease? MASALA looks for answers.
People who live in neighborhoods with fewer resources have higher rates of obesity, heart disease, diabetes and cognitive issues, research shows.
It's 'critical' to fix racial inequities in stroke care, new report says
Although guidelines recommend it and insurance is now more likely to cover it, cardiac rehabilitation isn't being offered to most eligible people with heart failure, new research shows.
Quality Improvement and Health Equity: Using Data to Inspire Equitable Care
Watch to learn about the Get With The Guidelines® programs’ new and revised data elements around social determinants of health, and how that data can be used to shine light on care disparities and drive equity-focused quality improvement.
Health Equity In Science
The AHA's peer-reviewed, scientific research journals are committed to elevating the focus on disparities, anti-racism, health equity, community-engaged/community-based participatory research, and implementation science.
This collection pulls together original research, scientific statements, guidelines, review articles, and commentary that address ideas related to these important topics from across the AHA portfolio of journals.
Earn CE with a Health Equity Subscription
Our training prepares healthcare professionals to identify health disparities and integrate solutions that build health equity into clinical practice.
Earn CE with a Health Equity subscription on the Professional Education Hub.