CMS Office of Minority Health


CMS Office of Minority Health

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Office of Minority Health (CMS OMH) offers a comprehensive source of information on eliminating health disparities and improving the health of people from all minority populations, like people from racial and ethnic minorities; people with disabilities; members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community; individuals with limited English proficiency; and rural communities.

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Apply to MRGP to help fund your Health Equity Research

The 2023 MRGP application is now open. This funding opportunity allows CMS to support research that contributes to improved health outcomes for minority populations. If you’re a health equity researcher at an eligible minority-serving institution, you can receive up to $333,000 in funding. To apply, visit and submit your application by July 12, 2023.

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Learn all about who we are, what we do, and how we help improve the health of people from minority groups.

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Health Equity Programs

Get involved in our health equity programs to help reduce health disparities and improve health.

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Research and Data

Find the tools and data you need to improve health care access, quality, and outcomes.

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Resource Center

Browse through our many useful resources and tools, available in several languages.

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05/12/2023 09:58 AM