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CPSTF Findings for Health Equity

The following tables include alphabetized lists of of intervention approaches reviewed by the Community Preventive Services Task Force with summaries of the CPSTF finding for each (definitions of findings). Click a linked review title to read a summary of the evidence and access supporting materials. This table does not include inactive or archived reviews. Findings are divided into the following categories:

Intervention
CPSTF Finding
Education Programs and Policies
Center-Based Early Childhood Education A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
March 2015
Expanded In-School Learning Time A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
April 2017
Full-Day Kindergarten Programs A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
December 2011
High School Completion Programs A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
December 2013
School-Based Health Centers A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (sufficient evidence)
March 2015
Year-Round Schooling A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
August 2017
Out-of-School-Time Academic Programs
Academic Programs with Minimal Academic Content A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
December 2013
General A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (sufficient evidence)
December 2013
Math-focused A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (sufficient evidence)
December 2013
Reading-focused A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
December 2013
Intervention
CPSTF Finding
Culturally Competent Health Care
Cultural Competency Training for Healthcare Providers A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2001
Culturally Specific Healthcare Settings A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2001
Programs to Recruit and Retain Staff Who Reflect the Community’s Cultural Diversity A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2001
Use of Interpreter Services or Bilingual Providers A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2001
Use of Linguistically and Culturally Appropriate Health Education Materials A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2001
Intervention
CPSTF Finding
Housing Programs and Policies
Mixed-Income Housing Developments A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2000
Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Programs A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (sufficient evidence)
February 2001