The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) released the Health Equity Report for 2017. The Report presents a comprehensive analysis of HRSA’s program efforts in reducing health disparities and promoting health equity for various populations at the national, state, and local levels. The Report addresses HRSA’s key Strategic Plan goals such as improving access to quality health care and services, strengthening the health workforce, building healthy communities, and improving health equity.
Link to Resource:
- HRSA Health Equity Report 2017 (pdf)
- National Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities webinar series: The cross-sector focus of the NPA evolves from the understanding that disparities are rooted in the inequitable distribution of underlying social determinants of health (sDoH), such as education, employment, and environmental quality.