D002 HD Committee #08 Report #27

House of Deputies Committee 08 - Social Justice & United States Policy presents its Report #27 on Resolution D002 (A Resolution to promote equity and to Reduce differences in Health Outcomes) and moves:

Adopt Substitute

Resolved, the House of Bishops concurring,

That this 80th General Convention of The Episcopal Church hereby encourage that Congress enact legislation the following package of policies that would serve to promote equity and to reduce differences in health outcomes: address implicit bias and unconscious bias; address data challenges; address Social Determinants Of Health; and invest in healthcare professional diversity; and be it further

Resolved, that this 80th General Convention, consistent with established policies and procedures, refer this Resolution to the Office of Government Relations, so that it may take all actions necessary to accomplish the intentions and purposes of this Resolution.