In line with OMH’s multifaceted approach to combating disparities, OMH’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion – Bureau of Cultural Competence is hosting a webinar series, Strategies for Behavioral Health Equity. The next webinar will be Thursday, March 4, 2021 from 1:00pm-2:30pm. These regularly scheduled webinars provide solid guidance, research findings and best practice approaches to reducing disparities across NY’s mental health service system.

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Date Topic Audience Presenters Learning Objectives
Thursday, March 4, 2021

1:00pm-2:30pm

Practices/Approaches for Continuous Quality Improvement to Reduce Disparities for Marginalized Populations Policy Makers, Administrators, Researchers, Managers, Front Line Workers Matthew Canuteson, MA

Office of Diversity and Inclusion – Bureau of Cultural Competence, New York State Office of Mental Health

 

Mark Stevens

Director, Lean Six Sigma Unit

New York State Office of Mental Health

 

Participants will:

  1. Learn practices/approaches for including efforts to reduce disparities within an organization’s overall quality improvement strategies
  2. Identify ways to use process improvement models to reduce disparities in facilities/organizations

 

 

Sara Riggins, LMSW
Pronouns: She, Her, Hers
Advocacy Specialist 2
Bureau of Cultural Competence
New York State Office of Mental Health
44 Holland Avenue 2nd Floor
Albany, NY 12229
(518) 473-6312
Sara.riggins@omh.ny.gov
www.omh.ny.gov

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