Our commitment to advancing health equity

Wolters Kluwer is advancing best care through 4 key tenets: enablers that must work together to make the best care everywhere available to everyone, anywhere, at any time.

Make Decisions Based on Best Evidence

Consistent and trusted evidence must be available at the point of care, point of discovery, point of reference, and point of learning.

Expand Access

People should have access to care and health data regardless of where they live, their ability to access in-person care, or care across healthcare systems.

Tailor Care to Individual Needs

Optimized outcomes for everyone based on their individual situation and needs. Broaden learning to train for inclusion and tap artificial intelligence (AI) for individualized patient engagement.

Ensure Fair & Equitable Health Opportunities (DE&I)

Regardless of social determinants, all people are entitled to equitable health opportunities and resources in order to be healthy and empowered.

Putting our commitment into practice

Advancing health equity means identifying tactical ways we can support the delivery of safe and equitable care across our health solutions, services, partners, and employees.

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Guiding advances and elevating values of DE&I by recognizing the needs of individuals, and supporting them through language, tools, and approaches.

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Addressing systemic barriers to equitable care by changing how next-gen clinicians are trained.

Checking the box

Committed to publishing reliable and trustworthy research that is equitable and that does not negatively impact outcomes.

Checking the box

Strengthening our solutions through features, functions and language that are blind to color, ethnicity, and socio-economic status.

Balancing

Addressing inequities by donating our technologies, solutions, knowledge, and journals to communities and countries in need.

Global

Introducing new thinking on how people can access care regardless of where they live, who they are, their ethnicity, or socio-economic situation.

People

Creating equal opportunities for our workforce and building on our commitment to DE&I.

Research

Advocating to reduce unconscious bias in research, education, and practice.

Our latest Expert Insights on health equity

Partnering to advance the best care everywhere

 

"I've spent most of my career trying to get the science [and the] facts into the hands of the clinician community … so that we can really try to promote the best care everywhere - at the same time not forgetting that patients are a really important part of the healthcare team."
Dr. Denise Basow, President and CEO of Clinical Effectiveness at Wolters Kluwer

Working together to chart the course ahead

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