Despite having one of the country's lowest reimbursement rates, North Dakota offers above average scores on access, quality, utilization, equity and health outcomes in recent rankings. ... In the Fund's state-by-state scorecard, North Dakota was ninth in
So, in terms of health equity, this should be kept in mind.
Marcelin, an infectious diseases physician and assistant professor of internal medicine at the University of Nebraska in Omaha who focuses on diversity and equity. ... There's so much going on with COVID and there's so much going on with equity.
This was actually an incredibly lean process financially,” he said. However, the program leaders are looking at a more expensive change for 2018: increasing the equity of salaries and shifts.
As with other new technologies, the use of ultrasound varies in part due to resources, part of an “equity gap” in quality improvement, the editorial pointed out. ... Without a focus on equity, the benefits offered by ultrasound will continue to be
Thoughts on women in medicine: I've been impressed with how much more equity I see in the way men and women professionals handle their personal lives. ... More women physicians, like myself, also have stay-at home husbands. I think equity in the home
an era that had yet to recognize diversity, equity, and racism.
studies, desirable and undesirable consequences of treatment, cost of treatment, implications of treatment on health equity, and feasibility of treatment.”.
ACP detailed several recommendations for achieving gender equity in physician compensation and career advancement in a wide-ranging policy position paper published in April by Annals of Internal Medicine.
In 2008, the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act took effect, requiring group health plans and health insurers to ensure that financial requirements (such as co-pays or deductibles) and