Disparities were found based on age, sex, race/ethnicity, and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease risk status.
The estimates found that interventions targeting specific subgroups, such as those younger than age 65, women, and black and Hispanic patients might reduce disparities in use.
A review of 77 studies of team-based care by the Community Preventive Services Task Force showed that patients' control of blood pressure improved when their care was provided by a team of health professionals, rather than by a single physician.
The Right Care Initiative, operated by the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, was publicly launched with the Department of Managed Health Care, NCQA and the Deans of UC Berkeley and UCLA Schools of Public Health in March 2008.
These resources are intended for our partners and local health departments working in the following areas: 1) obesity prevention, nutrition (including healthy retail), and school health, and 2) heart disease, stroke, and diabetes prevention and control.
This easy-to-read booklet is perfect for teachers, coaches, and families who want to help students with asthma take part in sports and physical activities.
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Explore the requirements for LSWPs and find resources on how to improve your district's school wellness policies.
Find resources on Environmental Scans and webinars for local health departments.
CDPH is addressing the issue of hypertension through many initiatives that seek to eliminate these health disparities and achieve the highest level of health equity for all Californians.
You must meet specific requirements for wages earned or time worked during an established period of time, be determined to be unemployed through no fault of your own (determined under state law) and meet other eligibility requirements to qualify for Unemployment Insurance benefits.
Aubrey Drake Graham is a Canadian pop star, singer, songwriter, and actor. He first garnered recognition for his role as Jimmy Brooks on the television series Degrassi: The Next Generation.