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News by Topic: Minorities

Oct 13, 2021 - Announces funding for research that focuses on health disparities among underserved rural populations, racial and ethnic minority populations, socioeconomic disadvantaged groups, and sexual and gender minorities through the National Institutes of Health. Describes examples of innovative interventions, including community-based telehealth initiatives to support physical and mental health and a school-based telehealth model to offer preventative care to rural and socioeconomically disadvantaged children.
Source: National Institutes of Health
Sep 20, 2021 - The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is seeking comments on a generic information collection regarding the evaluation of the National Hypertension Control Initiative (NHCI), a national initiative to improve blood pressure control among the most at-risk populations, including racial and ethnic minorities. Comments are due by November 19, 2021.
Source: Federal Register
Sep 16, 2021 - The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is seeking comments on a generic information collection regarding the evaluation of the National Hypertension Control Initiative (NHCI), a national initiative to improve blood pressure control among the most at-risk populations, including racial and ethnic minorities. Comments are due by November 15, 2021.
Source: Federal Register