Reducing health disparities among children

From AHRQ’s December 19 Health Care Innovations Exchange:

  • The featured Innovations describe efforts to reduce health disparities among children, including a program that provided culturally competent asthma care to Latino families, a state policy that increased access to Medicaid coverage for uninsured children, and a medical center’s use of text messaging to increase vaccination rates among low-income minority children.
  • The featured QualityTools present resources and information to help health care providers and other organizations deliver culturally appropriate services and improve care for at-risk children.
  • Read more innovation profiles related to children’s health disparities on the Innovations Exchange Web site, which contains more than 750 searchable innovations and 1,500 QualityTools.

Read more at AHRQ.


This entry was posted in Law & public policy and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s