How COVID-19 Has Intensified the Conversation Around Public Health and Underserved Communities


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In this episode of the MGMA Insights podcast, we’re joined by Suzet McKinney, DrPH, MPH, CEO and executive director, Illinois Medical District, for a discussion on public health, underserved and vulnerable populations, social determinants of health, and how they all tie into COVID-19 and the country’s current civil unrest. McKinney is the only female Black CEO of a major medical district in the United States, an adjunct instructor at Harvard’s School of Public Health as well as a strategic resource for the State of Illinois’ COVID-19 efforts. MGMA Insights is presented by Daniel Williams, Decklan McGee and Rob Ketcham. If you have topics you’d like us to cover or experts you’d like us to interview, email us at, or reach out to MGMA Sr. Editor and MGMA Insights podcast host Daniel Williams on Twitter at @MGMADaniel.  Thanks to CareCredit for sponsoring this episode. Visit to learn how CareCredit is providing patients with payment flexibility and helping providers deliver a better patient financial experience.

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