ABSTRACT

Health Care Capsule: Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities   [open pdf - 4MB]

From the Document: "Health disparities are preventable differences in the burden of disease, or in opportunities to achieve optimal health experienced by socially disadvantaged racial, ethnic, and other population groups. This capsule pulls together information from past GAO [Government Accountability Office] reports to provide examples of health disparities, barriers that can contribute to disparities, and federal efforts to address these disparities."

Report Number:
GAO-21-105354
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Date:
2021-09
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Government Accountability Office: https://www.gao.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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