HBA's Core Purpose, Vision and Mission

Core Purpose

To further the advancement and impact of women in the business of healthcare.


The HBA is the global leader in gender equity, advancing women into positions of influence and decision-making to improve health equity and outcomes.


The HBA is a global nonprofit organization comprised of individuals and organizations in healthcare committed to: 

  • Achieving gender parity in leadership positions
  • Providing equitable practices that enable organizations to realize the full potential of women
  • Facilitating career and business connections to accelerate advancement