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Healthcare Quality Shows Slow Improvement
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Healthcare quality continues to progress, albeit slowly—about 2.3% a year. Disparities based on race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status and other factors, however, remain unacceptably high, according to the 2010 National Healthcare Quality Report and National Healthcare Disparities Report issued this week by the Department of Health & Human Services’ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.