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NCI Data on Racial Disparities during COVID-19

The NCI Logo Reading National Core Indicators - NASDDDS & HRSIA recent bulletin from National Core Indicators (NCI) helps to explain racial disparities among adults with IDD during COVID-19.  The brief report highlights data collected during In-Person Surveys (IPS) conducted during 2018-19 showing known risk factors for COVID-19 as higher among racial and ethnic minorities with IDD. The report highlights recommendations for creating supports to close the gaps in care minimizing racial disparities with links to resources related to some barriers and solutions. 

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