Latest Health disparities Stories

2011-04-19 23:01:46

What race best describes your background?

2011-04-13 11:00:00

-- Senator Harry Reid and Former Speaker Nancy Pelosi Honored; U.S.

2011-04-08 00:00:27

Heang Tan joins initiative to use social media channels as foundation for raising awareness about the issue of racial and ethnic disparities Hartford, CT (PRWEB) April 7, 2011 Health Justice CT (http://www.healthjusticect.org) is pleased to announce that Heang Tan has joined the initiative as project manager.

2011-04-01 00:14:17

Institute’s Drs. Judith B. Bradford and Harvey J.

2011-03-31 15:59:00

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthem Blue Cross is offering a free web-based course for community health workers in an effort to help reduce health disparities and empower patients.

2011-03-29 13:20:55

Information technology (IT) companies need to bring in doctors and other health care stakeholders in order to ensure that new technologies and applications are actually useful to the health care system – something which is currently fragmented at best.

2011-03-24 11:56:00

NEW YORK, March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health has launched a major initiative to improve the cardiovascular health of African American and Afro-Caribbean women in Brooklyn, NY.

2011-03-17 14:08:00

ATLANTA, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia (BCBSGa) is offering a web-based course at no additional cost, for community health workers in an effort to help reduce health disparities and empower patients.

2011-03-16 07:10:00

A CALL TO ACTION For Federal, State, and Private Sector Leaders to Share Expertise To Improve Prevention and Health Care Delivery WASHINGTON, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Hispanics are now 50 million persons or 18 per cent of the U.S.

2011-03-15 14:43:00

Measuring Prevalence, Outcomes and Cost WASHINGTON, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Minority Quality Forum and the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, in collaboration with the CBC Health Braintrust, is launching the U.S.

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