Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities Related to COVID-19
Lopez, L. III, Hart, L.H. III, and Katz, M.H. (2021). Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities Related to COVID-19. Journal of the American Medical Association. 325(8):719-720.
This resource discusses how pre-existing racial and ethnic disparities were exacerbated during COVID-19, as reflected in observed differences in morbidity and mortality. Three strategies for addressing disparities are recommended: 1) expand access to health care; 2) establish equitable care models; and 3) address social determinants of health.