This comprehensive report from the California Medical Association Foundation documents research among its Network of Ethnic Physician Organizations about the quality improvement challenges and opportunities in solo and small practice physician offices. The report details the many infrastructure challenges faced by these ethnic physician practices, as well as the complexity and volume of diverse patients served. Recommendations are made for supporting quality improvement activities which would contribute to the reduction of racial and ethnic health care disparities in these patient populations.
ISSUE SPECIFIC RESOURCES & ANALYSES
Health Care Reform
Health Information Technology
Health Care Disparities
Health Workforce Diversity
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health