Search results for "Health Disparities"

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In the News

MIAMI—Health care disparities were a theme among research abstracts selected for presentation at the Society of General Internal Medicine's annual meeting last week. ... In one study, researchers used data from the Women's Health Initiative to evaluate
June 2009

A disparity you can do something about

A disparity you can do something about. Just about every week, a new study comes out reporting on health disparities between men and women, blacks and whites, etc. ... No one favors disparities in care and health, but what do you do about them?
October 2020

QD: News Every Day--Federal government debuts its preventive health plan

eliminating health disparities, such as having providers hire staff from minority groups. ... active living. --injury- and violence-free living. --reproductive and sexual health. --mental and emotional wellbeing.
October 2020

Microscopic genes affected by macroeconomic events

health disparities. ... The standout presentation at the PMC meeting from a health disparities perspective was given by Fabien Calvo, MD, PhD.
March 2012

Community projects rely on local doctors for larger success

Haughton's family residency program, a community health center, and a neighborhood free medical clinic. ... Aside from health issues, CHOICE also screens for other life-related issues among the uninsured.
May 2008

Improving access key to reform, says Commonwealth Fund VP

Q: Why do disparities in health care access and treatment based on race and income persist in the U.S? ... Q: Can individual internists improve access to care and reduce health care disparities?
May 2008

ACP's ‘big tent’ advocacy agenda

Concerned about health care disparities? ACP has comprehensive policies to address disparities based on race, gender, gender identity, and sexual orientation and is developing more robust policy on women's health ... diseases; for developing new research
June 2017

Project ECHO expands the reach of primary care

That is where ECHO comes in by using best practices, reducing variation in care and reducing health disparities.”. ... Health Aff (Millwood). 2011;30:1176-84. Arora S, Thornton K, Murata G, et al.
September 2011

Increasing colorectal cancer screening

Coronado, PhD, a scientist in health disparities research at Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research in Portland, Ore. ... Leveraging tech to help us deliver preventive health services is low-hanging fruit,” Dr.
January 2019

Decision aids integral to shared decision making

While Dr. Soung noted that incorporating aids into the electronic health record would save time, for now they are typically available on paper and online. ... disparities. But not all aids historically have been studied in those populations, he noted.
May 2019

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