Journal of Health Care for the Poor and UnderservedPublic Health and Politics

The latest edition of ACU’s official Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved focuses on social, scientific, and political issues affecting health and health care. The August issue covers a broad array of topics within this theme—barriers in accessing reproductive healthcare; disparities in the quality of care during the pandemic; mental health outcomes based on race and ethnicity; and much more.

Read about these and other crucial topics related to politics and health in the August edition, which features articles such as:

  • ACU Column, “Collaborative Care as an Effective Intervention for Primary Care Patients at Risk for Suicide”
  • “Medicaid Applications Spike during Marketplace Open Enrollment: Lessons from Covered California”
  • “Assessing Equity in Mental Health Outreach Services to People Experiencing Unsheltered Homelessness”
  • “Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Black Veterans’ Mental Health: A Qualitative Investigation”
  • “Developing a Research Agenda for Adults with Complex Health and Social Needs”

ACU Members: remember to log in using the special link in our member portal for free access to this and other issues. The Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved is the official peer-reviewed journal of the Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU) and focuses on contemporary health care issues of medically underserved communities.

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