Continuing the Conversation: Health Disparities and Social Determinants of Health

health equity

Continuing the Conversation: A webinar series focused on the interdependent components to achieving health equity. We will feature leaders and subject matter experts across the Dakotas to share their expertise, personal experiences, best practices and application strategies.

Learn more about health disparities and social determinants of health that impact North Dakota and South Dakota. Our featured speakers will also share tools to help address social needs

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Our Speakers:

Shannon Bacon, MSW 

Senior Health Equity & Partnerships Manager
Community Healthcare Association of the Dakotas

Shannon Bacon





Shauna Batcheller, MSS, CPH

Program Director​
Helpline Center

Shauna Blatcheller


This six-part series will address the following:health equity event line up graphic

  • Health Equity
  • Health Literacy
  • Implicit Bias
  • Cultural Humility
  • Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS)

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Session One: Health Equity | Recording and Presentation Available

​Thank you to those who attended the first session of our Continuing the Conversation Series on the topic of Health Equity.

Thank you to our speakers – Dr. Alicia Belay and Natasha Smith. Their expertise, knowledge and passion was evident and really sparked great conversation and a desire to do better. Visit our Continuing the Conversation Page to access the presentation, recording and the resource list from the session.

Event Details

  • May 31, 2023
  • 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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Event Type

  • Virtual


  • Great Plains Quality Innovation Network


  • Quality Health Associates of North Dakota


  • Nursing
  • Quality
  • CEO
  • Board Members
  • Director of Nursing
  • Office Manager
  • Social Workers
  • Pallliative Care

Organization Types

  • Public Health
  • Home Health / Hospice
  • Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC)
  • Quality Improvement Organization (QIO)
  • Critical Access Hospital (CAH)
  • Long Term Care (LTC)
  • Rural Health Clinic (RHC)