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Local Health Departments' Engagement in Addressing Health Disparities: The Effect of Health Informatics.

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Summary of "Local Health Departments' Engagement in Addressing Health Disparities: The Effect of Health Informatics."

Health disparities and health inequities can lead to poor health outcomes. However, health disparities continue to persist in communities across the United States, presenting a crucial public health challenge. Persisting budget cuts and workforce challenges tend to hinder local health departments' (LHDs') ability to assess and address health disparities.

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Name: Journal of public health management and practice : JPHMP
ISSN: 1550-5022
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