Health eludes many who live in shadow premier hospitals

April is National MinorityĀ Health Month, and there is still aĀ lot of work that needs to be doneĀ to reduce the disparities in healthĀ among various groups of Ohioans. Within Cuyahoga County,Ā there are also significant gaps inĀ life expectancy depending onĀ where someone lives. The worstĀ health outcomes are in the urbanĀ core ā€” Cleveland and its first ringĀ suburbs. Ā InĀ the April 2016 issue of the Real Deal Press,Ā HIP-Cuyahoga’s Martha Halko and Amy Bush Stevens, of Health Policy Institute of Ohio, discuss a few initiatives underway to foster and improve opportunities for all to be healthy in Cuyahoga County.