Social Determinants of Health: Technology and Workforce Approaches
The social determinants of health–defined as the conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work and age–influence 50% of health outcomes. Recognizing that addressing unmet social needs can have an outsized impact in improving health, leaders are leveraging technology and nonmedical professionals to meet people where they are.
This webinar explored:
- An overview of federal innovation models addressing health-related social needs of Medicare, Medicaid and CHIP beneficiaries
- How data collection and technology can facilitate identification of need and provision of services
- How Anthem is taking a housing-first approach in Indiana through collaborative partnerships that are improving overall health and quality of life
- How a Florida health plan is using retail centers and community specialists to provide information and social services to consumers