How can health systems and care providers better address the social needs of patients and the social determinants of health?
On September 25, 2019, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released its new report Integrating Social Care into the Delivery of Health Care: Moving Upstream to Improve the Nation’s Health. The report release webinar included an overview of the report and discussion of the report’s findings, recommendations, and key messages.
Authoring committee members participating in the webinar included:
Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo (Committee Chair), University of California San Francisco
Karen DeSalvo, University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School
Chris Esguerra, Blue Shield of California
Robyn Golden, Rush University Medical Center
For more information, visit nationalacademies.org/SocialCare.
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