The analysis that follows considers the critical factors that collectively will determine the access of Hispanics to the health care system and illuminates the changes that, if introduced, will contribute to its improvement.
These issues include the homogeneity or heterogeneity of the Hispanic population; the extent to which socioeconomic status adversely affect Hispanics' access to health care; the influence of demographic and epidemiological factors on their needs for care; the role of neighborhood factors in determining their access to the health and medical infrastructures; the paucity of Hispanic health professionals; and finally, the major reform proposals currently on the nation's health agenda as they relate to the issue of improved to care of Hispanics.
Mots-clés Pascal : Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Accessibilité, Soin, Homme, Statut socioéconomique, Ethnie, Minorité, Etats Unis, Hispanique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : North America, America, Accessibility, Care, Human, Socioeconomic status, Ethnic group, Minority, United States
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 91-0567756
Code Inist : 002B30. Création : 199406.