IOM Report: Unequal Treatment: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care (Article Posted in PRIME Course under Lesson Tab)
*Barriers to Accessing Care http://www.news-medical.net/health/Disparities-in-…
According to Cherry and Jacob (2017), nurses make up the largest segment of the workforce in health care delivery. Therefore, they have an opportunity to be proactive in changing health care inequities and access to health care.
Choose 3 bullets from the key findings in the article on Unequal Treatment: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care, and in a blog of 300 words (total) give an overview of the ways in which nurses as a professional group could proactively lead the changes to curtail disparities in the health care system for the bullets you have selected. Please state which key finding you have selected in your opening statement before delving into to your discussion of each.
Rubric for Rating Blog Postings
The blog post is focused and coherently integrates examples with explanations or analysis. The post demonstrates awareness of its own limitations or implications, and it considers multiple perspectives when appropriate. The post reflects in-depth engagement with the topic.
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