Chronic Disease Burden Reports
2012 Virginia Health Equity Report
The report draws attention to health inequities among Virginians through comparison of various points of analysis such as, socioeconomic, racial/ethnic, and urban/rural backgrounds. It recommends strategies and collaboration for promoting health equity in Virginia. The report provides a foundation on which partners and stakeholders can develop new plans/strategies, and make considerations as to the Social Determinants of Health. This gives the basis for shaping policy and decision-making that in turn will promote health equity in Virginia.