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The Dangers of Health Disparities and the Urgent Need to Address Them

Provider Nurse Talking with Senior Patient

The American Heart Association (AHA) has rededicated itself to understand and remove barriers to quality health through its pilot initiative to improve health outcomes for at-risk populations. This MD Magazine article describes the social determinants affecting health risk, the health and financial costs, and solutions to be implemented in the AHA’s Community Health in Action Initiative—a three-year program.  Read more at this MD Magazine article.