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Social Determinants of Health: Transforming the Buzz Phrase to a Rural Action Item

Description
Discusses how rural healthcare organizations can use social risk assessments as a tool to improve population health. Highlights the work of two rural organizations, CommWell Health in North Carolina and Tift Regional Health System in Georgia, to assess social risks and address patients' social determinants of health (SDOH).
Author(s)
Kay Miller Temple
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
04/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Healthcare facilities · Population health · Social determinants of health · Georgia · North Carolina