AMA and Center for Health Equity resources on COVID-19
Find a list of resources from the AMA and the AMA Center for Health Equity for addressing health disparities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 health equity resources
The AMA is compiling critical health equity resources to focus on the structural issues that contribute to and could exacerbate already existing inequities, during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The role of data collection in the COVID-19 pandemic
Data (especially data on race/ethnicity, age, gender) is critical to understanding the impact of COVID-19 across the United States.
States tracking COVID-19 race and ethnicity data
Data on racial and ethnic patterns of the COVID-19 pandemic show that COVID-19 is disproportionately impacting black communities.
COVID-19 FAQs: Health equity in a pandemic
AMA looks at some of the reasons why marginalized and minoritized patients have and will suffer disproportionally during the COVID-19 crisis. Read the frequently asked questions on health equity in a pandemic.
7 ways Congress can cut COVID-19’s health inequities
The deadly pandemic has not hit all communities equally. Find out what doctors, nurses and hospitals agree should be done to address the problem.
How Kaiser Permanente fights inequity in the face of COVID-19
With COVID-19’s disproportionate impact on Black and Latinx communities, Kaiser Permanente stands with those who are fighting for equity and justice.
The government should not be telling physicians what they can and cannot say to their patients.
Stand with us. This is not a fight that we, or our patients, can afford to lose.
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