Meeting on Health Care Disparities

Commissioners and witnesses examined persistent gaps between the health status of minorities and non-minorities in the United States,… read more

Commissioners and witnesses examined persistent gaps between the health status of minorities and non-minorities in the United States, focusing on cardiovascular disease and the related condition of hypertension since racial and ethnic minorities continue to have more disease, disability, and premature death than non-minorities. They talked about ongoing research, health care delivery systems, access to and quality of care, community education, patient behavior, and other aspects of health differences between population groups.  close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Meeting on Health Care Disparities

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Program ID:
286993-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Meeting
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 12, 2009
Last Aired:
Jul 3, 2009

Airing Details

  • Jun 12, 2009 | 8:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 13, 2009 | 12:52am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 15, 2009 | 8:32am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 15, 2009 | 11:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 16, 2009 | 2:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 25, 2009 | 12:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 25, 2009 | 6:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 02, 2009 | 4:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 03, 2009 | 7:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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