The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council
The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council was formed during the summer of 2019 by Southcoast Health employees. The council meets monthly and has developed 4 areas of focus to work on and improve.
Southcoast Health is committed to embracing and fostering a diverse and welcoming environment for all.
We strive for a culture of health that recognizes, respects, and celebrates the rich diversity of one another and the communities we serve.
Areas of Focus
Education & Mission
Creating the mission and planning for diversity education
Diversity Internet Presence
Creating a dynamic online presence to celebrate year-round activities and promote awareness
Diversity Recognition Work Group
Creating awareness through celebration of national diversity months
3Ps (Pronouns, Preferred Names and Policies)
Focusing on Support of the LGBTQ community, employees and patients
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