News and updates

Understanding Vaccine Hesitancy in Communities of Color

MAR 4, 2021

CommonSpirit Health’s Alisahah Cole, MD, System Vice President Innovation and Policy Population Health, shares insights on why vaccine hesitancy may be more prevalent in communities of color.

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CommonSpirit CEO to Co-Chair New Coalition in Support of Climate Action

FEB 19, 2021

CommonSpirit CEO Lloyd Dean is co-chair of America Is All In, a partnership to drive society-wide change launched in response to America’s recent return to the climate deal known as the Paris Agreement.

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Leading Health Providers Unite to Advance Patient Care by Forming Truveta

FEB 10, 2021

New data platform launched through an unprecedented partnership will help deliver personalized medicine, advance health equity, and empower the health community with insights on how to best treat patients.

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Pandemic fuels domestic violence and makes aiding victims more challenging

FEB 1, 2021

Domestic violence calls to police and crisis hotlines have risen during the pandemic, and CommonSpirit Health’s Violence and Human Trafficking Prevention and Response Program has focused on raising awareness and educating those at risk.

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Communities of Color

JAN 28, 2021

CommonSpirit Health’s Marijka Grey, MD, answers some key questions about the importance of the COVID-19 vaccine in minority communities

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From our experts

Improving Engagement Operations

CommonSpirit Health Chief Nursing Officer Kathleen Sanford, DBA, FACHE spoke with Healthcare Executive about the growing call for including registered nurses on hospital and health system boards of directors.
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U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 18 million

Dr. Thomas McGinn, executive vice president of Physician Enterprise, discussed the current state of the pandemic, the vaccine rollout, and growth in virtual care.
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Solving Health Disparities

CEO Lloyd Dean discusses the partnership between CommonSpirit Health and Morehouse School of Medicine, which aims to reduce health disparities and train more Black physicians.