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Hospitals to ask more than usual patient data

Soon may record race, education

By Liz Kowalczyk
Globe Staff / May 15, 2006

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Hospitals would have to document in detail the race, ethnicity, and education of all patients under proposed state and Boston regulations, supplying information that has been surprisingly hard to collect but could be crucial to reducing inequalities in care and implementing portions of the state's groundbreaking insurance law. (Full article: 1213 words)

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