Tech to speed access to care
In this Fierce Healthcare article you'll learn about:
- Hispanics have the highest uninsured rates of any racial or ethnic group in the United States. 19.5% of the Hispanic population was not covered by health insurance in 2015, compared to 6.3% of non-Hispanic white population.
- Hispanics are projected to comprise almost 29% of U.S. population by 2050.
- Hispanic Americans face higher risks of heart disease, obesity and diabetes. Puerto Ricans suffer disproportionately from asthma, HIV/AIDS and infant mortality.