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Md. can set health care example

Md. can set health care example

Meredith Cohn's article, "Baltimore City Health Department unveils plan to address health disparities" (Aug. 30), calls attention to a critical issue that affects too many underserved communities in cities like Baltimore. We are long overdue for a nationwide effort to reduce the disparities that exist in the delivery of health care — especially for low-income and minority populations which experience disproportionately high cases of disease, receive a lower quality of care and face several barriers to accessing care.

I applaud the Baltimore City...