Provider Groups Ask Trump To Rescind EO Banning Racial Bias Training

By Chelsea Cirruzzo / October 16, 2020 at 5:50 PM
Three of the biggest provider groups are pushing back against a recent executive order signed by President Donald Trump that aims to restrict anti-racism and sensitivity training, saying this training is crucial in care settings especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. The executive order, signed in late September, instructs federal entities and contractors “not to promote race or sex stereotyping or scapegoating.” The executive order prohibits certain workplace training that promotes these views, including implicit bias training, and allows for federal...

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