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United HealthCare Catalyst Initiative: Infant Health Equity

By convening and coordinating the complementary initiatives of Healthy Start and UHC’s Catalyst Center, this project will seek to demonstrate that aligning this work and leveraging resources can identify opportunities to accelerate progress toward equity by successfully identifying and addressing social needs among Healthy Start participants and increasing utilization of services.


Status: Active

September 2022 to December 2024

  • Who: NICHQ, United Healthcare, and Healthy Start
  • Funder: United Healthcare
  • Our Role: NICHQ and UHC will implement a Proof-of-Concept project to demonstrate how a partnership between NICHQ, UHC, and Healthy Start can work with communities to address upstream issues that contribute to inequities in maternal and child health.