Using health reform to address health equity: Where do we need to go next?
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Diversity and culture
Describe three programmatic opportunities to reduce disparities created or enhanced by the Affordable Care Act. Differentiate health equity from reducing health disparities.
Keyword(s): Women, Health Disparities
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the founder of the Black Women's Health Imperative and a co-founder of the Raising Women's Voices project and have been directly involved in developing and implementing the campaigns described in this abstract.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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