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HHS moves to tackle healthcare disparities
Modern Healthcare

HHS unveiled both an HHS action plan and a national stakeholder strategy for reducing health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities. “We need to make sure we eliminate disparities in America,” said Sen. Benjamin Cardin (D-Md.), at a briefing launching the two plans. For too long, racial and ethnic minorities “have had less access, less treatment and less research,” Cardin said.