Health Equity (Microlearning)

12-05-2023 01:44 PM

Course Description

Health equity is important for everyone to be able to live a healthy life. Living a healthy lifestyle is challenging due to vast differences in access to healthcare, education, affordable housing, and good jobs.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the course, the learner will be able to:

  • Define health equity 
  • Recognize the groups most affected by health disparities that contribute to health inequities

  • Identify barriers to health equity and ways to reduce them

Intended Audience

This educational activity was developed for healthcare professionals.

Course Information

This is a microlearning course. Microlearning is an approach to learning new information in small segments of 3-15 minutes in length. This course is mobile-friendly!

There is no CE associated with this course. A certificate of completion is awarded, but no contact hours are awarded. If you are interested in earning CE, navigate to and complete the full version of this course.

Course Authors

This course was written by Brenda Kozak, DNP, MSN, RN, CNE.

Brenda earned her doctorate in nursing practice and is a certified nurse educator. Brenda has over 20 years of clinical experience in nursing practice.