The Legal Context for Employer Health Care Quality Improvement Initiatives That Collect and Report Information by Patient Race and Ethnicity
BNA's Health Care Policy Report
Volume 16, Issue 25
Workforce Issues; Quality improvement; Race and Ethnicity Data
Addresses the legal concerns of employers regarding the use of race and ethnicity for quality improvement activities. Provides a legal basis for encouraging employers and health plans to partner in using available race, ethnicity and language data for quality improvement purposes.
Burke, T., Stewart, A., Harty, M. E., Borzi, P. C., & Rosenbaum, S. (2008, June 23). The legal context for employer health care quality improvement initiatives that collect and report information by patient race and ethnicity. BNA's Health Care Policy Report.