The City Club Forum

Why Community Health Planning Matters

Season 23 Episode 11 | 55m 31s

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.

Aired: 02/21/18

Rating: NR

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