Specifications include, but are not limited to: The County of San Diego, Health and Human Services Agency will utilize Perinatal Equity Initiative
funding to support improved outcomes for African-American maternal, infant, and child health through
implementation of an Implicit Bias Training. It is well documented that providers often treat AfricanAmerican patients differently which can have a negative impact on the quality of care. Provider education
will explore long-held implicit biases that impact quality of care. Community education will increase selfawareness of implicit biases and its impact on health outcomes.