Practices that show evidence of effectiveness in improving public health outcomes when implemented in multiple real-life settings, as indicated by achievement of aims consistent with the objectives of the activities.

Early Insights from the Equity-First Vaccination Initiative

RAND Corporation

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Mitigation and Prevention

The article describes hyper-local vaccine approaches to address COVID-19 vaccine disparities. The Equity-First Vaccine initiative is funded by The Rockefeller Foundation and provides support to 5 anchor sites across the U.S. to support community based organizations in implementing hyper-local vaccine approaches. These approaches are designed to reach communities facing vaccine disparities, through 5 key strategies: information, physical accessibility, trustworthiness, technology, and cost. A discussion of needs to increase sustainability is also included in the article, and covers topics like policy leadership, funding, technical assistance, and access to data.

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Advancing Racial Equity, Reduction of Health Disparities

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