Health Inequalities

Members of the Bradford and Airedale NHS Equality Group were presented with summaries of Health Inequalities as they affect the groups covered by the Equality Act.  Based upon research information, statistical data and experiences of local people, the information presented will help us in prioritising the equality objectives. Summaries of these are available here.

Age Disability Gender Reassignment Marriage and Civil Partnership Pregnancy and Maternity Race Religion and Belief Sex Sexual orientation

The groups remit has been around ensuring:

  • Equality objectives are agreed as priorities and monitored as to how well the objectives have / are being  progressed.
  • Measuring how information / evidence collected meets EDS Framework four key goals:
Better Health Outcomes for all Improved patient access and experience Empowered, engaged and well supported staff Inclusive leadership at all levels

Information pertinent to the Bradford and Airedale NHS Equality Group can be accessed by clicking on the links below.

EDS terms of reference EDS ways of working