Will the Affordable Care Act eliminate health disparities?

Two new BMJ studies from Massachusetts indicate that racial and socioeconomic disparities persist even with nearly universal access to health coverage. In an accompanying editorial, Marshall Chin, M.D., M.P.H., Professor of Healthcare Ethics at the University of Chicago Medicine, offers perspective on why expanding health coverage is a significant step in the right direction, but may not be enough to end disparities. —> Read More