A plan to address documented health disparities while enhancing UTMB capacity for coordinated action : the 2nd improvement plan fulfilling DSRIP performance measure I-11.1




Serag, Hani.
Smith, Kenneth D.
Lee, Wei-Chen.
Center to Eliminate Health Disparities (CEHD)

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University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)


The Center to Eliminate Health Disparities (CEHD) presents its Second Improvement Plan to address disparities in UTMB patient health outcomes. The report is a required deliverable for “Strengthening the UTMB Health Information System to Reduce Health Disparities”, a Region 2 Texas Medicaid 1115 Waiver project supported by the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program. We refer to the project as the “REAL (Race, Ethnicity and Language) data project”.


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Serag H, Smith KD, Lee W-C, Eschbach K. (2016). A Plan to Address Documented Health Disparities while Enhancing UTMB Capacity for Coordinated Action: The 2nd Improvement Plan. Galveston, TX: Center to Eliminate Health Disparities. Available at: http://www.utmb.edu/hpla/health-disparities/publications.