Data Collection and Reporting for Healthcare Disparities
Author: Garvin, Jennifer Hornung; Jones, Theresa D.; Washington, Lydia; Weeks, Christine
Source: Journal of AHIMA
Publication Date: April 2009
Collecting accurate equity data supports efforts to reduce healthcare disparities and create equal care for all.
The benefits of complete and accurate data capture have far-reaching impact, including improving the quality of care by addressing disparities in care.