How to Address Equity as Part of COVID-19 Incident Command
Institute for Healthcare Improvement. (2021). How to Address Equity as Part of COVID-19 Incident Command.
This blog post describes how Brigham and Women’s Hospital (part of Mass General Brigham) added an Equity Committee to their COVID-19 Incident Command Team to address inequities intensified by the pandemic. It includes a flowchart illustrating a structure for integration of equity into incident command teams and summarizes risks to equity and lessons learned.