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A qualitative case study that investigated the perceptions of clergy regarding their roles, and those of the church, in health care advocacy. Questions emanating from the research literature were piloted to 4 expert jurors before distribution to 17 main participants. The results indicated that barriers to health care access was predicated on clerical perceptions of the role of the church, severed relationships between collaborators, and several faulty and systemic factors of prior partnerships.

Publication Date

2013

City

Minneapolis, MN

Keywords

Research Symposium

Disciplines

Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Health and Medical Administration | Other Medicine and Health Sciences

Church-Based Health Care Initiatives in East Baltimore, Maryland

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