Posts Tagged ‘health access’

Seminar today: How the ACA’s repeal will impact Latinos

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

michelle_mcevoy_dotyIn today’s noon seminar, Michelle McEvoy Doty, vice president of survey research & evaluation for The Commonwealth Fund, will examine the likely effect of various proposals to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on Latinos, up to 29 percent of whom voted for President Trump. Using data from The Commonwealth Fund’s Biennial … [ Read full post ]

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Dentists’ personal traits can limit access to the underserved

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

A dentist’s personal characteristics and how he or she runs a practice can limit access to dental care in underserved areas, according to a journal article co-authored by the Center’s Nadereh Pourat in the Journal of Public Health Dentistry.

The study found that low-income and minority populations were less like to have access to dental … [ Read full post ]

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Mental health and substance abuse services under the ACA

Friday, April 18th, 2014

Dylan Roby, director of the Center’s Health Economics and Evaluation Research Program, will be part of an LA Community Health Project panel Monday, April 21, and discuss expanded benefits and access to mental health and substance use disorder services under the Affordable Care Act.

The discussion is from 1:30 p.m. to 3:10 p.m.

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