National Healthcare Disparities Report Released
February 22, 2005: Health and Human Service’s Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) released its second annual report on the quality of and disparities in health care in America.
The 2004 Disparities Report identifies three key themes:
Disparities are pervasive.
Improvement is possible.
Gaps in information exist, especially for specific conditions and populations.
For Press Release: http://www.ahrq.gov/news/press/pr2005/nhqdr04pr.htm