Unintended Consequences of COVID-19 Mitigation Strategies
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Unintended Consequences of COVID-19 Mitigation Strategies. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
This resource discusses how racial and ethnic disparities are thought to be unintentionally worsened by COVID-19 mitigation strategies. Some of the unintended consequences that result in poor health outcomes include food insecurity; unemployment and loss of health insurance; and a decline in preventative health services.