https://i0.wp.com/genderpolicyreport.umn.edu/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/health-photo.jpg?fit=640%2C480 480 640 Debra Fitzpatrick http://genderpolicyreport.umn.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/gendereport.png Debra Fitzpatrick2017-02-20 04:24:062017-02-20 04:24:57Health reform and women: the road ahead
Repeal. Replace. Repair. Whatever shape the next iteration of policy change takes in health, it will affect every American. Health is an everyday experience, and the trials of accessing health care services and the importance of health insurance coverage touches every American life. Another reality of health care in America is that it is experienced differently by women and men. Sex differences in health care utilization are well documented. These differences are driven by a range of factors that may also influence how health care policies applied broadly affect men and women differently.