HHS Action Plan to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities
The HHS Action Plan to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities
outlines goals and actions HHS will take to reduce health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities. With the HHS Disparities Action Plan, the Department commits to continuously assessing the impact of all policies and programs on racial and ethnic health disparities. It will promote integrated approaches, evidence-based programs and best practices to reduce these disparities.
The HHS Action Plan builds on the strong foundation of the Affordable Care Act and is aligned with programs and initiatives such as Healthy People 2020, the First Lady's Let's Move
initiative and the President's National HIV/AIDS Strategy.
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National Stakeholder Strategy for Achieving Health Equity
The National Stakeholder Strategy for Achieving Health Equity
provides a common set of goals and objectives for public and private sector initiatives and partnerships to help racial and ethnic minorities -- and other underserved groups -- reach their full health potential.
The strategy -- a product of the National Partnership for Action (NPA) -- incorporates ideas, suggestions and comments from thousands of individuals and organizations across the country.
Local groups can use the National Stakeholder Strategy to identify which goals are most important for their communities and adopt the most effective strategies and action steps to help reach them.
Read the National Stakeholder Strategy for Achieving Health Equity Plan