There is significant evidence that indicates being a minority or of a diverse cultural or ethnic background results in health disparities and challenges to safety and quality of care. Select one cultural group in which you would like to increase their safety and health outcomes.
In a 1-2 page Word document:
- Describe why you chose this cultural group. Include what makes this group the same as or different than you.
- Provide a brief overview of the four elements (from Healthy People 2020) to reduce health disparities for this population, which include:
- Determinants of Health
- Health Status
- Identify three responsible federal, state or local agencies you would work with to achieve these four elements as a way to reduce health disparities in this cultural group.