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Health Policy

This is a guide to resources about U.S. and international health policy

Equality & Health Policy

Information about racial and ethnic health disparities is available from many of the other sources listed in this guide. Some additional sources are listed below. 

Government Sites

Health Policy Organizations

  • Racial Equity and Health Policy (KFF)  Reports, issue briefs, data, polls about the intersection of race and health.
  • State Network Health Equity Resources (RWJF) Reports, issue briefs, commentary, webinars about racial and ethnic health disparities. 
  • Health Disparities (Commonwealth Fund) Tracks health insurance coverage, affordability, and health outcomes for Black, Latino, Asian, Pacific Islander and Native Americans. Highlights policies and practices needed to achieve an antiracist health system that helps people of color to thrive.
  • Health Disparities Overview (NCSL) Discussion and exploration of state health policies to address health disparities.
  • Black Mammas Matter Alliance (BMMA) - Issue briefs, reports and factsheets about black maternal health.


See also: PUL Health and Racism Guide