Awareness to Action: Dismantling Bias in Maternal and Infant Healthcare™ provides authentic, compelling content for healthcare providers caring for birthing persons before, during and after pregnancy. March of Dimes offers implicit bias training to increase awareness and stimulate action to address implicit bias in maternity care settings.
Training alone won’t lead to immediate improvements in racial and ethnic disparities, but it can provide health care providers with important insights to recognize and remedy implicit bias. These actions can result in improved patient-provider communication, overall patient experience and quality of care and a culture shift across committed organizations towards the broader goal of achieving equity for all moms and babies.
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