Projections by the U.S. Census Bureau show the United States becoming older and more ethnically diverseby the middle of the century (Bernstein & Edwards, 2008). Currently, minorities comprise one-third of the U.S. population, but are expected to become the majority by 2042, with 54% of the population projected to be of minority status in 2050 (Bernstein & Edwards, 2004). What impact will this have on developing healthpolicyregulations and the delivery of care by healthcare professionals?
The impact that minorities will have on developing health policy regulations and the delivery of care by healthcare professionals in the 21st century when they become the majority in the U.S.
The impact that minorities will have on healthcare institutions in the 21st century is that health policy regulations will be required to implement cultural competence policies, which entail the creation of diversity initiatives to ensure …
Healthcare policy making and regulations in the future is examined in this solution.