The Chartis Group, a leading healthcare advisory and analytics firm, today announced it has established Chartis Just Health Collective in conjunction with welcoming Just Health Collective (JHC) to the firm. JHC is a national health equity advisory firm committed to creating a liberated healthcare system free of bias, discrimination, and disparities.
"Health equity is paramount across every dimension of our industry. By joining forces and establishing Chartis Just Health Collective, we can offer more powerful advisory, education, coaching, and digital services to our clients in support of their respective efforts toward driving health equity, inclusion, and belonging in their institutions and communities," said Ken Graboys, CEO of The Chartis Group.
Duane Reynolds, CEO of JHC, added, "Now is the time to accelerate health equity - and Chartis is the right partner to do it with. Chartis and JHC are aligned on the impact we want to make on the healthcare industry, and together, we'll have a greater influencer on how organizations plan, prioritize, and execute their health equity and belonging strategies."
Reynolds, founder of JHC and 21-year veteran of the healthcare industry, will server as President of Chartis Just Health Collective, which will provide strategic advisory services, health equity transformation guidance, learning, and a digital community to advance health equity and belonging across the healthcare ecosystem including provider, payer, technology, and life sciences companies.
The expertise of Chartis Just Health Collective will also be leveraged in work across Chartis including its client work addressing clinical quality and disparities mitigation, patient experience and access, enterprise transformation, payer advisory, partnerships/M&A, digital transformation, and strategic communications to ensure Chartis' client delivery advances health equity.
The establishment of Chartis Just Health Collective furthers Chartis' commitment to eradicate healthcare disparities and materially improve healthcare delivery.