• Researchers find ‘racially unequal care' in most outpatient practices

    2 days ago - By Healio

    Racial and ethnic minority groups were “markedly underrepresented” in outpatient practices across most medical specialties, and those disparities persisted even after researchers accounted for social determinants of access to care.
    “Two previous studies found that Black and Hispanic Americans had low rates of visits to neurologists, and that minority youth received much less psychiatric care than white youth,” Stephanie Joan Woolhandler, MD, MPH, a lecturer in the department of medicine at the Cambridge Health Alliance, told Healio Primary Care. “However, this is
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