Conversations in Healthcare

Overcoming health inequity in the U.S. and the role of telehealth: Ideas and best practices from Cigna, Henry Ford Health System and the eHealth Initiative

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COVID-19 has highlighted health inequities among Black Americans. Leaders at the eHealth Initiative, Cigna and Henry Ford Health System discuss the potential for telehealth to bridge the gap.


Wanneh Dixon
Director of Programs, Strategy & Development
eHealth Initiative
Will M. Lopez
National Medical Director-Virtual Care and Senior Medical Director-Behavioral Health
Denise White-Perkins
Vice Chair of Academic Affairs, Associate Residency Program Director, Department of Family Medicine, and Director, Healthcare Equity Initiatives, Office of System Diversity Equity and Inclusion at Henry Ford Health System
Clinical Associate Professor, at Wayne State University School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences

About Conversations in Healthcare

Clarivate Conversations in Healthcare is a series of candid interviews with industry leaders and experts on the key trends and challenges that are shaping the future of the healthcare industry. Topics include from clinical innovation, deal-making, market access and regulatory dynamics, data and technology, new engagement models, patient centricity, diversity, COVID-19 and much more. Subscribe for episodes here.