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Slide 5: Disparities in Access

Slide Presentation of the 2008 National Healthcare Disparities Report


Slide 5

Disparities in Access

Slide 5. Text Description is below the image.

  • For American Indians and Alaska Natives, the gap decreased in 75% of core access measures that could be tracked over time.
  • For Blacks and Asians, the gap stayed the same or increased in 60% of core access measures.
  • For Hispanics, disparities stayed the same or increased in 80% of core access measures.
  • For poor people, disparities stayed the same or increased in 57% of core access measures.

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Current as of March 2009
Internet Citation: Slide 5: Disparities in Access: Slide Presentation of the 2008 National Healthcare Disparities Report . March 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhdr08/slides/dr08slide5.html