From Patients to Voters: Civic Engagement in Healthcare
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Join the Harvard Ash Center in recognizing Civic Health Month and for a discussion on how healthcare workers are deepening civic engagement through voter empowerment, including how high levels of civic engagement can drive more equitable health outcomes.
Panels of of civically-engaged providers will discuss how they engage with their patients to encourage them to register to vote and request absentee ballots. They will share best practices, patient stories, and why this work is important!
Medical Students Wednesday, August 5, 2020 7PM EDT: Watch the recording here
Physicians Friday, August 7, 2020 12PM EDT: Register here
Social Workers Friday, August 7, 2020 4PM EDT: Register here
Using the Healthy Democracy Kits to Empower Your Patients, Colleagues, and Staff
You’ve signed up for your Healthy Democracy Kit. You’ve watched the training video. You’re ready to take your skills to the next level. Join VotER and Civic Health Month to learn tips and tricks about how to use your Healthy Democracy Kit to encourage your patients to register to vote and request their vote-by-mail ballots. VotER’s Executive Director, Dr. Alister Martin, will share what he has learned from 3 months of using the Healthy Democracy Kit in the Mass General Hospital ER and will provide you with direct, actionable tips about how to use your kit.
Kickoff Webinar: Monday, August 3, 2020, 1PM EDT Watch the recording here
Association of Clinicians for the Underserved x VotER Webinar: Monday, August 10, 2020 1PM EDT Register here
Can’t make the kickoff? We have Healthy Democracy Kit webinars throughout the month of August on 8/17, 8/24, and 8/31. Register here.
August 3, 2020 Kickoff Healthy Democracy Kit Webinar: Watch the recording here
August 5, 2020 “From Patients to Voters: Civic Engagement in Healthcare” hosted by Harvard Ash Center: Watch the recording here
August 5, 2020 Medical Student Panel: Watch the recording here