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News Roundup | Week of November 27, 2017

By Megan Bedford on 12/1/17 4:52 PM

Cultural Competency is a Pathway to Health Equity

In the United States, a person's access to quality healthcare can be affected by income, education, language barriers, and other obstacles. Health inequity impacts life expectancy and quality of life, and it places a financial burden on all tax payers. While many Americans are aware of this problem, it can be difficult to understand how health inequity comes about—and even harder to know how to address it.

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