Topic: Healthcare Disparities
The U.S. territories' Medicaid programs are set to regress to a state of permanent underfunding unless policymakers take action.
NIH needs to do a better job of tackling the culture that enables sexual harassment in science, a working group assembled by the agency concluded.
In the first nine months of 2018, 29.7 million people in the U.S., or 9.2%, were without health insurance.
Non-U.S. citizens are significantly more likely to be uninsured than citizens, according to a recent study from Kaiser Family Foundation.
The implementation of the ACA has significantly narrowed the disparities in coverage experienced by people of color.
Disparity in healthcare persists for an underserved Hispanic population, but technology is helping improve access to care.
Addressing the social determinants of health will require providers to get at the “causes of the causes,” according to Don Berwick.
More providers should drill down on using telemedicine for oral health care, according to a new study.
Telehealth is a viable way for providers to cut down on unneeded in-person visits, but whether the benefits extend in the long term is in question.
Ride-hailing company Uber’s healthcare platform is less than a year old, and it’s seeking supporters within the industry to help it expand its reach.