Practices that show potential to achieve desirable public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting and are in the process of generating evidence of effectiveness or may not yet be tested.

States Build Infrastructure to Advance Equity in their COVID-19 Responses and Beyond: Lessons from Massachusetts

National Academy for State Policy. Rebecca Cooper and Jill Rosenthal

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Policy Change/ Development
Economic Stability
Healthcare Access and Quality
Neighborhood and Built Environment
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Outside U.S.

Infrastructure Support

This article outlines the policies gathered and supported by Massachusetts’ Task Force on Coronavirus and Equity, including ensuring housing security, securing worker rights, demanding police accountability, applying data collection, and planning for equity.

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Advancing Racial Equity, Reduction of Health Disparities

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