The Office of Minority Health and Health Equity (OMHHE) reports on its coordination of CDC activities for White House and Departmental Initiatives aimed at improving the ability of educational institutions to serve racial and ethnic minorities and addressing the health and human service concerns of racialand ethnic minorities.
National Partnership for Action (NPA)
National Stakeholder Strategy for Achieving Health Equity
HHS Action Plan to Reduce Racial & Ethnic Health Disparities
Measuring Healthcare Quality 2010 National Healthcare Disparities Report Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)
Summarizes health care quality and access among various racial, ethnic, and income groups and other priority populations, such as children and older adults.
HHS OMH Culturallly and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) in Health Care Sponsored by HHS OMH, CLAS includes recommendations for national standards for culturally and linguistically appropriate services in health care.
Making Cancer Health Disparities History A Report of the Trans-HHS Cancer Health Disparities Progress Review Group.
For more, please see HHS OMH Reports
Healthy People 2020
Meeting on Health Care Disparities U.S. Commission on Civil Rights,
June 12th, 2009
HHS in the 21st Century: Charting a New Course for a Healthier America Institute of Medicine of the National Academies (IOM)
December 9th, 2008
Minorities in Medicine: An Ethnic and Cultural Challenge for Physician Training, An Update Council on Graduate Medical Education,
17th Report, 2005
Disparities in Lung Health Series American Lung Association,
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