- More hospitals are targeting immigrant patients through a variety of new services.
- The changes come as demographic surveys show some immigrant groups are increasingly affluent.
- The American Hospital Association is pushing its members to tailor medical care to better serve the populations near hospitals.
One hospital in Houston has even changed the color of its paperwork "to reflect cultural preferences," the Seattle Post-Intelligencer notes. The efforts come as surveys show some immigrant groups in the U.S. have median household incomes that are above the national average.