In collaboration with our members, community-based organizations and other institutions and leaders, THA is committed to intentionally closing economic, racial and heath gaps in every Texas community. THA believes that closing these gaps will enable every individual to achieve optimal health through the delivery of equitable health services. THA continues to take a strong, unwavering stance against any form of racism, bias, and all forms of discrimination.
“THA and Texas hospitals are committed to advancing the agenda of diversity, equity and inclusiveness. Diversity and inclusivity are demonstrations of a commitment to social justice and to the betterment of everyone in our communities. We value differences, welcome all different individuals into our community of service, and work tirelessly to provide each individual the opportunity to attain their full potential.”Sally Deitch
Chair, THA Committee on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Executive Vice President, Nursing & Operations Infrastructure, Ascension
Member Hospital Spotlights
The first image on the Texas Hospital Association’s (THA) internal site is a collage of staff portraits, a small but significant endeavor in measuring THA’s internal diversity, equity and inclusion…
By Luann Glowacz Texas hospitals place interpretation services front and center when making health care accessible for non-English-speaking patients. “Something is wrong with my body,” answered a non-English-speaking patient when…