Foundation Testifies On Health Care Disparities Before Joint Committee On Public Health

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF MASSACHUSETTS FOUNDATION TESTIFIES ON HEALTH CARE DISPARITIES BEFORE JOINT COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH

Foundation research finds health care disparities on the basis of race, income, and geographic location; grantmaking work focuses on provider-, systems-, and community-based solutions

 

CONTACT:

Susan Ryan-Vollmar

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation

Office 617.246.2404 /Cell 617.388.1870

susan.ryanvollmar@bcbsma.com

BlueCrossFoundation.org

 

June 9, 2009 — Today the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation testified before the Joint Committee on Public Health to share what the Foundation has learned about health care disparities from its grantmaking and policy research.