Reuben Moore Appointed to Board of Stratis Health

Health care leaders Reuben Moore and Todd Stivland, join the Board of Directors of Stratis Health, a Bloomington-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to collaborate and innovate to improve health. New Board members were selected for their rich experience in driving health care transformation, equity, quality and access. They bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to complement the diverse thought leaders on the current Board of Directors. Reuben Moore, EdD, MBA, is president and executive officer for Minnesota Community Care. As a health industry leader, Mr. Moore has championed consumer experience, innovation, and fundamental execution throughout the healthcare eco-system, adapting to...

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Minnesota health care providers question COVID-19 vaccine allocations State officials say vaccine will get to more high priority groups once supply increases, Glenn Howatt Star Tribune DECEMBER 23, 2020

“We are just perpetuating disparities in the state,” said Jonathan Watson, executive director of [Minnesota Association of Community Health Centers] upon learning that his members were placed in “tier three.” “We just keep doing this and I don’t know why we are surprised when we are one of the worst states in terms of disparities,” he said. READ MORE at Star Tribune, December 23, 2020

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Cindy Nelson Kaigama and Rubén Vázquez Ruiz are working to help MNCC to address health inequities in underserved communities in their new senior leadership roles (December 2020)

Care provider’s new senior leaders target health inequities By Todd Nelson Special to the Star Tribune DECEMBER 6, 2020 — 2:00PM Cindy Nelson Kaigama and Rubén Vázquez Ruiz are working to help Minnesota Community Care to address health inequities in underserved communities in their new senior leadership roles with the nonprofit. As director of innovation and learning, Kaigama is focusing in part on translating community needs into programs and services. Vázquez, director of equity and inclusion, provides strategic leadership and development for organizational diversity, equity and inclusion priorities. MCC, Minnesota’s largest federally qualified health center, serves patients regardless of income, insurance...

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