Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Fair health care

Health disparities that break along racial lines should concern us all. I found a recent article in The New York Times most troubling. Here's just a sample of what's reported.

A troubling racial divide in breast cancer mortality continues to widen in most major cities around the country, suggesting that advances in diagnosis and treatment continue to bypass African-American women, according to new research.

Read the entire report here

Cause for real concern, wouldn't you say? 

At CitySquare we continue to think in terms of "hot spot" interventions in which we know we can play a useful part. Those who support our community clinic will play a huge role in helping us engage even more effectively in the future than we have in the past. 

More later. . .I believe.

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