Practices that show potential to achieve desirable public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting and produce early results that are consistent with the objectives of the activities and thus indicate effectiveness.

Health Care Spending And Use Among Hispanic Adults With And Without Limited English Proficiency, 1999–2018

Himmelstein, J., Himmelstein, D.U., Woolhandler, S., Bor, D.H., Gaffney, A., Zallman, L., McCormick, D.

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Outside U.S.

Data Collection and Reporting

Using nationally representative data from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, the authors compare healthcare spending for and health care use by Hispanics adults with limited English proficiency with spending for and use by English-proficient Hispanic and non-Hispanic adults.

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Outcomes of Interest

Reduction of Health Disparities

Priority Population(s)

Hispanic, Latino, or Latinx

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