Hospital Hosts Panel Discussion on Women’s History Month: Addressing Implicit Biases in Healthcare

Memorial Health System holds panel discussion for Women’s History Month focusing on diversity, equity, and inclusion

In Gulfport, Mississippi, Memorial Health System held a panel discussion as part of its DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) program to mark the end of Women’s History Month. The hospital invited staff and community members to join in on the conversation. This year’s theme was women advocating for equity, diversity, and inclusion.

During the panel held on Tuesday morning, Erin Rosetti, Communications Manager at Memorial Health System, emphasized the importance of recognizing and addressing implicit biases when it comes to opportunities and experiences. She highlighted that listening and understanding someone’s perspective can help break down barriers and create a healthier community with better relationships with others.

The panel featured Chief Nursing Officer Mary Brobst, Director of Patient Financial Services Crystal Bowler, Healthcare Accreditation Coordinator Lucinda L’Enfant, and Family Nurse Practitioner Diane Edrington. This marked the third year that the panel was held. Rosetti noted that the program has expanded significantly over the years and has had a positive impact on the community.

Memorial Health System is committed to promoting diversity, equity

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