Address Patients' Non-Clinical Risk Factors in Ongoing Management
Population health leaders know that health care delivery is incomplete without addressing the social determinants of health. But effective patient management cannot only include tasking care teams with addressing patients' social needs on top of their complex clinical needs.
Instead, providers should also partner with community-based organizations already providing quality non-clinical support for a range of needs, from healthy food access to stable housing, to scale patient management beyond traditional care settings.
Things You’ll Learn:
- The case for collaboration with community partners
- Options for engagement based on resource intensity and target population
- Methods for scaling efforts to achieve sustainability