Nurses can advance health equity in Washington state

As a nurse, you have the power to influence health equity.

We spoke with nurse leaders from across Washington about incorporating health equity in their area of nursing expertise. This video takes a closer look at how nurses can use an equity lens every day at work.

The Health Care Authority (HCA) and Washington Center for Nursing are committed to engaging the powerful influence of nurses in advancing health equity in Washington state.

Together, we are looking at ways social justice or injustice shows up in Washington's health care systems, and asking how it impacts access to quality, affordable health care for Washingtonians across the state. Learn more about health equity work at HCA at

Read about and watch the video