Perceptions of How Race & Ethnic Background Affect Medical Care
This document is a summary of the findings from twelve separate focus groups conducted to better understand how race and ethnic background affect medical care. Seven of the focus groups were minority American health care consumers and the other five focus groups were largely white health care professionals and hospital administrators.
also of interest
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- Health and Access to Care and Coverage for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals in the U.S.
- The Impact of the Coverage Gap in States not Expanding Medicaid by Race and Ethnicity
- The Role of Medicare and the Indian Health Service for American Indians and Alaska Natives: Health, Access and Coverage