Coalition of Leading Health Care Associations Unite for Equity and Inclusion in Healthcare

Enhancing Health Through Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

The ACCME, ACGME, ABMS, AMA, AOA, AAMC, CMSS, NBME, NBOME and NRMP have issued a unified statement in support of diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) policies in healthcare. This coalition of leading health care and medical associations is committed to addressing systemic inequities in the healthcare system to ultimately improve patient outcomes across the nation.

By advocating for DEI initiatives, these organizations aim to ensure that physicians from diverse backgrounds are equipped with the tools and resources necessary to provide high-quality care to all patients. The coalition recognizes the critical role that physicians play in shaping the health and well-being of communities and emphasizes the importance of fostering a physician workforce that is capable of delivering holistic care to a diverse patient population.

In taking a proactive stance on DEI issues within the profession, these leading health care and medical associations are committed to driving positive outcomes for both their members and the patients they serve. Through their collective efforts, they hope to pave the way for a more equitable and accessible healthcare system that benefits all individuals.

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