Collecting race & ethnicity data

Runy, Lee Ann
August 2004
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Aug2004, Vol. 78 Issue 8, p30
Trade Publication
Presents information on "Who, When, and How: The Current State of Race, Ethnicity, and Primary Language Data Collection in Hospitals," a report released by the Commonwealth Fund and the American Hospital Association's Health Research and Educational Trust (HRET) in the U.S. in 2004. Remarks from HRET senior director for research and evaluation Romana Hasnain-Wynia on the collection of data on race and ethnicity by hospitals; Reason behind the inaccuracy of data collection in health centers.


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