Black, Latinx patients had greater delays in cancer care in pandemic

Black, Latinx patients had greater delays in cancer care in pandemic

Researchers found patients who were Black or Hispanic were far more likely than white patients to see care postponed for more than four weeks. The delays raise the risk for poor outcomes.The COVID-19 pandemic led to delays in cancer care, but Black and Brown patients...
AMA launches ‘In Full Health’ initiative for health equity

AMA launches ‘In Full Health’ initiative for health equity

The initiative aims to spur innovation and healthcare solutions to help underserved communities.With growing attention being paid to health equity, the American Medical Association has announced a new effort to improve the health of those in minority communities.The...