Health equity initiatives are important for increasing HPV vaccination rates among underserved populations in the state. Click on the links below to find out more about what organizations are doing to increase HPV-related health equity initiatives within the state of Oklahoma.
Oklahoma Cherokee Nation Public Health
The Cherokee Nation Comprehensive Cancer Control Program collaborates with partners across the state to increase prevention and detection and reduce the cancer burden. As part of this effort, the program promotes cervical cancer screening and increased HPV vaccination among Cherokee Nation members.
Oklahoma Health Care Authority
The Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) communicates with sovereign tribal governments through Tribal Consultation on matters of public health and policy changes. Meetings occur bi-monthly.