Improving Health of Urban, Low-Income Populations

Improving Health of Urban, Low-Income Populations Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Residents of urban, low-income communities often face multiple barriers to accessing preventive health care services and specialty care for chronic conditions, which can contribute to health disparities.

The featured Innovations describe three programs that used different community-based approaches to enhance access to care and improve health status of urban, low-income populations.

The featured QualityTools provide information and resources that address the needs of economically disadvantaged individuals.

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