Minorities and 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

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Program ID:
286993-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 16, 2009
Last Aired:
Jul 3, 2009

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  • Jun 16, 2009 | 1:35am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 25, 2009 | 2:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 25, 2009 | 8:25am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 02, 2009 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 03, 2009 | 9:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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