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Public health authorities are relying on community health workers to be a bridge to communities that have been hardest hit by COVID-19.
People of color applied to medical school at high rates last year.
Susan Moore, MD, died of complications from COVID-19 in late December, after alleging racial bias in her care at IU Health North hospital.
At least 2,900 health workers have died since the pandemic began. Many were minorities with the highest levels of patient contact.
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Critics believe the order has no “technical content,” and that Trump wants his departments to come up with plan despite no clear guidance.
There is concern that the influx of hospital patients could overwhelm local resources.
New report highlights cancer’s toll on racial and ethnic minorities and other underserved populations.
Her late mother, an important cancer researcher, also died of the disease.
Many patients are avoiding hospitals and clinics because of COVID-19.
The Supreme Court struck down a Louisiana law that would have shuttered most abortion clinics.
A coalition of LGBT groups sues the Trump administration over the rule. The lawsuit is “Whitman-Walker Clinic v. HHS.”
Language barriers, loneliness, difficulty accessing food and medicine, and unfamiliarity with new technology are major issues.
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Alabama state pandemic guidance advises denying ventilators for use by people with metastatic cancer, AIDS and end-stage liver disease.
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