NR703 Leading Through Ethical Relationships

For this discussion, address the following:

  1. Identify a health inequity in your healthcare setting, community, or population.
  2. Propose how you could address this identified healthcare inequity describing attributes of an effective leader guiding a healthcare team.

Construct your responses using the CARE Plan method.


One of the health inequities that exist in my healthcare setting is the high infant mortality rate among African American babies born in the United States. Recent statistics indicate that Non-Hispanic blacks/African Americans have 2.3 times the infant mortality rate as non-Hispanic whites. In addition, Non-Hispanic black/African American infants are four times as likely to die from complications related to low birth weight as compared to non-Hispanic white infants (U.S Department of Health and Human Service Office of Minority Health, 2021). In 2018, the infant mortality rate per 1000 lie birth was 10.8 among ….. To purchase full solution click below.