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The Affordable Care Act has reduced disparities in access to health care among black

ACA Tied to Narrowing of Disparities in Access to Care

Nationwide improvements in insurance coverage and access to care seen, even in nonexpansion states
Insurance status and access to care play an important role in racial disparities in stage of breast cancer at diagnosis

Lack of Insurance Tied to Later Stage of Breast Cancer at Diagnosis

Almost half of higher stage of disease at diagnosis in racial/ethnic minorities explained by insurance status
Autism spectrum disorder remains underdiagnosed in black and Hispanic children

One in Four Children With Autism Not Formally Diagnosed

Black and Hispanic children most at risk for missed diagnosis
Within the same New York City hospital

Black and Latina Mothers Face Higher Rates of Severe Maternal Morbidity

Findings observed compared with white women at same hospital, with no differences by insurance type
Individuals with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in predominantly Hispanic neighborhoods are less likely to receive bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation and have a lower likelihood of survival

Bystander CPR Less Likely in Hispanic Neighborhoods

Relatedly, survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest also lower
The prevalence of diabetes and undiagnosed diabetes varies by race/ethnicity and among subgroups within the adult Hispanic and non-Hispanic Asian populations

Diabetes Prevalence Varies by Race, Ethnicity

Adjusted rates lower for non-Hispanic white versus Hispanic, non-Hispanic black, non-Hispanic Asian groups
For patients undergoing dialysis in the U.S. territories versus the 50 states

Death Rates for Dialysis Patients in U.S. Territories Vary by Race

Mortality rates significantly higher for territory-dwelling Hispanic and Asian dialysis patients
Black-white patterns in subtype-specific breast cancer incidence rates differ for men and women

Black Men Have Higher Breast Cancer Rates for All Subtypes

Black-white patterns in subtype-specific breast cancer incidence rates differ for men and women
Among children with Hodgkin lymphoma enrolled in phase III trials

Survival Worse for Nonwhite Children With Hodgkin Lymphoma

Risk for postrelapse mortality 2.7-, 3.5-fold higher for Hispanics, non-Hispanic blacks versus whites
From 1999 to 2017

1999 to 2017 Saw Drop in IBD Hospitalization Rate for Whites

Crohn disease, ulcerative colitis hospitalizations decreased for white, but not black, seniors aged ≥65