According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), health equity is achieved when every person has the opportunity to attain his or her full health potential and no one is disadvantaged from achieving this potential because of social position or other socially determined circumstances.
Social Determinants of Health
The conditions in which we live, learn work and play, known as the social determinants of health, have a profound impact on health.
Join the Martin County Health Equity Task Force
For more information: MCHealthEquity@flhealth.gov
Florida Department of Health, Martin County