Leading Health Equity Organizations Urge Congress to Support the Medicare Multi-Cancer Early Detection Screening Coverage Act

Access to advanced screening technologies is an essential step to ending disparities in cancer outcomes for communities of color New online resource launched to spur policy action on early detection tools   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, health equity organizations, led by the National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF), urged Congressional leaders to support the Medicare Multi-Cancer

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Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity Launches Major Effort to Improve Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation

      WASHINGTON, D.C. (Nov 12, 2021)— The National Minority Quality Forum’s (NMQF’s) Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity (SHC), in partnership with AXDEV Global, have been working together on an intervention designed to improve stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation (AFib) through screening, education, and quality improvement. Today, the project partners released

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COVID-19’s Impact on Morgan City

As the U.S. continues to face the COVID-19 pandemic, which has disproportionately impacted communities of color, Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), a leading multi-national healthcare enterprise, and the National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF), an independent research and educational organization dedicated to ensuring high-risk racial and ethnic populations receive optimal healthcare, have selected Morgan City, Louisiana to

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Assessing COVID-19’s Impact on St. Mary’s Parish

As the U.S. continues to face the COVID-19 pandemic, which has disproportionately impacted communities of color, Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), a leading multi-national healthcare enterprise, and the National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF), an independent research and educational organization dedicated to ensuring high-risk racial and ethnic populations receive optimal healthcare, have selected Teche Action Clinic and

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NMQF, Centene to Study Impact of COVID-19

As the U.S. continues to face the COVID-19 pandemic, which has disproportionately impacted communities of color, Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), a leading multi-national healthcare enterprise, and the National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF), an independent research and educational organization dedicated to ensuring high-risk racial and ethnic populations receive optimal healthcare, announced today a research partnership for

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Community Leadership during COVID-19

Since Memorial Day, most if not all states have reopened, trying to return things back to “normal.” Last month, we heard from physicians from different areas across the nation about the reopening and potential impact. Between the pandemic and civil unrest, our communities are burdened with concerns and questions on how to exist during these

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Reopening During a Pandemic

States are slowly beginning to reopen at varying degrees, but we won’t be able to tell what effect this will have on new coronavirus cases for weeks. Rules and restrictions for each state differ, with many states requiring self-quarantine for visitors and residents returning from traveling to other states. Despite these efforts, there were many

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