Contributors to Health Care Disparities
After participation in this session, learners will:
- Recognize and describe how access, historical, political, environmental, and institutional factors impact health and underlie health and health care disparities
- Identify how race, ethnicity and social determinants of health affect health and health care quality, cost and outcomes
- Identify and discuss the contributors to disparities (patient, provider, health care system, and society) and discuss the challenges to/barriers to eliminating health care disparities
- Describe patterns of health care disparities that can result, at least in part, from clinician bias
- Warm Up
- Small Group and Debrief
- "A Tale of Two Families"
Foster, MD, Krys E., "Contributors to Health Care Disparities" (2019). Department of Family & Community Medicine Presentations and Grand Rounds. Paper 324.