Existing law requires the State Department of Public Health Office of Health Equity to perform strategic planning to develop plans for implementation of goals and objectives to close the gaps in health status and access to care for the state's diverse racial and ethnic communities, women, persons with disabilities, and the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQQ) communities.
This bill would state the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation that would address discrimination in health care.