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Health Equity

The Southern Nevada Health District and its Health Equity Program are committed to eliminating health disparities and advancing health equity in our community. The program builds upon the Health District’s current partnerships with various community organizations and pursues connections with additional ones.


To work in collaboration between Health District programs and community-based organizations to reduce disparities in health care access and service delivery to underserved populations using health equity strategies, increasing access to essential services, providing education, and conducting community outreach.

What is Health Equity?

Health equity is the state in which everyone has the opportunity to attain full health potential, and no one is disadvantaged from achieving this potential because of social position or any other socially defined circumstance.

Contact Information

Phone: (702) 759-0783

Updated on:  May 9, 2022

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