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Need for increased access to medical care acute in New Orleans
New Orleans residents who are black are more likely to have chronic health conditions than residents who are white. Dr. Denese Shervington, CEO of the Institute of Women & Ethnic Studies, Dr. Aletha Maybank, co-founder of the Artemis Medical Society, Tonya Lewis Lee, founder of"HealthyYouNow.com, and Julianne Malveaux, economist and president emeritus of Bennett College, talk with Melissa Harris-Perry about where this disparity comes from and how to close it.