News Headlines Article

Natividad physicians strive to bring health equity to the community.
Monterey County Weekly

“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhuman(e).”

Martin Luther King, Jr. said that 50 years ago at the second convention of the Medical Committee for Human Rights. America was in the midst of tremendous social change that left an indelible imprint on the course of American history, yet the same can’t be said about our national health care realm.

At the turn of the 20th century, the National Academy of Sciences, via a series of reports, demonstrated key differences in the health experience of Americans based on many factors, chief among them socio-economic status.