Differences in Quality of Healthcare

Differences in Quality of Healthcare

Differences in Quality of Healthcare

A lower percentage of African Americans and Hispanics report
being satisfied with the quality of their healthcare than
Caucasians. In
the light of this, answer the questions that follow:

  • Discuss at least three factors influencing differences in
    the rates of satisfaction with quality of healthcare among
    African Americans and Hispanics.
  • Explain how differences in the healthcare received by
    people contribute to disparities in health.
  • Identify at least three strategies that can overcome these
    differences in care.

Justify your responses by citing at least two scholarly
sources.

Support your responses with examples.

In addition, respond to the following questions:

  • Explain why health indicators are an important tool in
    public health.
  • What are the leading health indicators as identified by
    Healthy People 2020?
  • Describe how organizations across the nation are addressing
    these priority health topics.

Differences in Quality of Healthcare