Communities Lifting Communities

2024 Supplier Diversity Conference

Communities Lifting Communities (CLC) is thrilled to announce its fall hospital supplier diversity conference, Building Bridges: Advancing Supplier Diversity in Health Care. The conference will take place Thursday, September 26, in Montebello from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. As an advocate for diversity and inclusivity, CLC aims to build bridges among industry, hospital procurement and […]

Birth Equity Initiative Learning Community

Communities Lifting Communities (CLC) and HASC invite you to the Birth Equity Initiative Learning Community. Part of the Diversity, Health Equity and Inclusion Roundtables, the online forums will showcase best practices from member hospitals in the HASC region. Six roundtables will take place from Feb. 28 through Dec. 2. Use the green button to register […]

Hospital and Health System Place-based Investing

Overview Join Communities Lifting Communities (CLC) and HASC for Place-based Investing, the final workshop in our Anchor Mission virtual series. Guest speakers Eddie Salvador, CommonSpirit Health, and David Zuckerman, Healthcare Anchor Network, will present case studies on. They’ll discuss how anchor institutions can leverage resources to invest in their communities and improve overall health and […]

Hospital Supplier Diversity Annual Conference

Communities Lifting Communities (CLC) and HASC’s Supplier Diversity Conference will offer hospital purchasers and business owners a forum for learning and networking. Registration is complimentary. Attendees Hospital and health system procurement teams will have access to a wide range of suppliers from diverse backgrounds. Meet new vendors, expand your sourcing base and strengthen your partnerships. […]

The Racial Equity in Healthcare Progress Report

Overview CLC and HASC invite you to participate in a virtual DHEI roundtable on The Racial Equity in Healthcare Progress Report. This long-term accountability tool assists organizations in documenting progress toward achieving racial health equity. More than 200 organizations nationwide have completed the assessment as part of a pilot phase. Thanks to a Commonwealth Fund grant, U.S. hospitals […]

Vendor Diversity Fair

The Vendor Diversity Fair is a forum for diverse vendors and host hospitals to understand one another’s needs better and build strong business relationships.

California Hospital Supplier Diversity Report Virtual Roundtable

Overview Communities Lifting Communities (CLC) and HASC invite hospital members to an online roundtable presentation and discussion to help advance supplier diversity initiatives. The event, taking place Tuesday, April 4, from 11 a.m. to noon, will feature Danielle Lynch, associate governmental program analyst for the California Department of Health Care Access and Information (HCAI). California hospitals are required to […]

Developing a Transformative and Inclusive Organization

Communities Lifting Communities (CLC) and HASC invite you to join our first diversity, health equity and inclusion (DHEI) virtual roundtable event of 2023.  Joining us for this conversation will be Andrea Turner, JD, MBA, CNMT, ACHE, chief operating officer at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center.  This session will focus on:  CLC’s DHEI […]

Supplier Diversity Networking Engagement

Communities Lifting Communities (CLC) and HASC invite member hospital procurement professionals to an in-person networking and learning event on Thursday, Feb. 2. The event, held at The California Endowment, will enable representatives from hospitals, health systems and preselected diverse suppliers to meet one another and hear about current business opportunities. Registration will open at 8 […]

Introduction to the Anchor Mission

Register now for Introduction to the Anchor Mission, a workshop hosted by HASC and the Communities Lifting Communities (CLC) Advancing Health Equity and Economic Opportunity Initiative. The complimentary online workshop is one of four in which participants will collectively address the underlying racial, social, economic, environmental and systemic conditions that fuel health inequities through implementing […]