National Academy of Medicine

Social Determinants of Health 101 for Health Care: Five Plus Five

Introduction Social determinants of health (SDoH) is a relatively new term in health care. As defined by the World Health Organization (
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The Role of Accreditation in Achieving the Quadruple Aim

Intersections of Accreditation Interprofessional education (IPE) and collaborative practice continue to gain momentum within the health sector.
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Manufacturing Cell Therapies: The Paradigm Shift in Health Care of This Century

  Recent advances in cell biology and genetic engineering have changed the way we think about medicine. Indeed, we are wit
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The Democratization of Health Care: A Vital Direction for Health and Health Care

The US health-care delivery system is in the midst of a transformation. For generations, it was rooted in a transactional
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Revisiting the Common Rule and Continuous Improvement in Health Care: A Learning Health System Perspective

Development of this paper was proposed during discussions of the NAM Clinical
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The Health of Complex Human Populations

Health care and public health are finding common—but conflicted—ground in population health. Current discussions in the two fields are collecti
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The Significance of Data Harmonization for Credentialing Research

Improving the quality of health care requires going beyond the basic standards for health care organizations and form
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Let’s Ask 4: Questions for Consumers and Providers About Health Insurance

Good health is important for our work, our play, and our everyday lives. There are many things we can do to mai
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