National Health Equity Hackathon
October 19, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - October 21, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
Join us in creating data-driven solutions for the underserved healthcare population.
The inaugural National Health Equity Hackathon will focus on creating data-driven solutions for the underserved healthcare population.
The hackathon will be October 19 – 21 at Capital Factory in Austin, Texas and includes sponsorship support from the Institute for Diversity (IFD) of the American Hospital Association and CareSet Systems, with additional support from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the American Nurses Association, Design Institute for Health at Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin, Innovation Learning Network, Socrata, and others.
Examples of these people that do not have equal access or quality of care include:
-the economically disadvantaged
-those affected by racial or gender disparities
-infants and children
-people living with chronic illness
-the frail elderly
-those affected by the opioid crisis