Chamber Chatts: Closing Chattanooga’s Health Equity Gap

Chamber Chatt is a video series offering community members the chance to hear from elected officials and those in public service.

This month’s Chamber Chatt was recorded live inside the Chattanooga Chamber’s Connection Conference Center, Powered by EPB.

Sharon Law, Business Development Manager, Thompson Engineering and Public Policy Board Chair interviewed two members of BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee’s leadership team: Dr. Andrea Willis, Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer; and Sherri Zink, Senior Vice President, Chief Data and Engagement Officer.

They joined Chamber Chatt to discuss their first-ever Health Equity Report found on BlueCross BlueShield’s website. 

Watch Chamber Chatts with BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee below.

Watch a previous Chamber Chatt with Justin Robertson, Hamilton County Department of Education, here.

Read the full Health Equity Report, here.

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