Addressing Disparities in Musculoskeletal Care: How Employers Can Narrow the Health Equity Gap

Healthcare disparities have been a common problem in the United States. However, the COVID-19 pandemic, exposed health inequities that have brought this issue to the forefront for employer benefit leaders and health plans. Addressing social determinants of health is a primary approach to achieving health equity.

Across the board, individuals with lower incomes, rural residents, and people of color experience worse health outcomes. This dynamic is no different for people with back, neck, knee, or other joint pain conditions. As you look across your population and their access to inequitable care, ensuring there are no gaps in musculoskeletal care for every segment of your workforce is critical.

Download this white paper to learn:

  • Five social determinants of health that affect MSK care
  • Four ways employers can close health equity gaps in musculoskeletal care

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