Slide 8. Implications of PPACA for Addressing Health Inequalities in the United States (continued)

Taking Action to Achieve Health Equity: Implications of the Affordable Care Act for Communities of Color

Slide 8. Implications of PPACA for Addressing Health Inequalities in the United States (continued).

Other Important Provisions:

  • Reauthorizes Titles VII and VIII, health workforce programs to increase diversity and improve the distribution of providers.
  • Authorizes cultural competence education and organizational support.
  • Increases investments in health disparities research.
  • Establishes Prevention and Public Health Fund.

Contents

Current as of May 2012
Internet Citation: Slide 8. Implications of PPACA for Addressing Health Inequalities in the United States (continued): Taking Action to Achieve Health Equity: Implications of the Affordable Care Act for Communities of Color. May 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2012-04-nac/smedley/smedleyslide8.html