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Why Community Health Planning Matters

  • Aired: 02/21/2018
  • 55:31
  • Rating: NR
Despite being home to some of the most innovative healthcare systems in the world, American citizens' life expectancy is oftentimes determined solely by ZIP code. Citizens living in poor, primarily minority communities - whether urban or rural - suffer from more complicated health problems, often lack access to effective healthcare, social support services, and die much earlier than necessary.
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Why Community Health Planning Matters
Community assessments and planning are one component for reducing health disparities.
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