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Social Needs

Addressing social needs or social determinants of health and other tactics that strengthen emotional stability are essential for total patient health across all populations. How are some organizations leading the way?

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Care Redesign

Beyond Evidence-Based Medicine

Interpersonal medicine is not just about being nice — it’s about being effective.

Evidence Needed for Health Systems Change to Address Social Determinants of Health and Obesity and Diet-Related Diseases in Turn

Care Redesign

Better Clinical Care for Obesity and Diet-Related Diseases Requires a Focus on Social Determinants of Health

To more effectively treat the problems of obesity and diet-related conditions, health systems need to restructure the traditional medical model of care delivery to address the social determinants of health.

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Leadership

Information Sharing: Easy as ABC?

Hospital systems can’t “just share information.” Transparency takes work. But what does that work involve?

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Patient Engagement

Stay in Your Lane? Clinicians vs. SDOH

Should physicians stay in their clinical lanes when it comes to behavior change and social determinants of health?

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Leadership

Safety-Net Providers Lead Disruptive Innovation

It should be no surprise that simpler, cheaper, and more convenient care arises from safety-net providers.

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Leadership

Overcoming Public Health / Clinic / Community Bias

Strategically integrated partnerships between public health, health systems, and the communities they serve are the only way to truly change our nation’s health outcomes.

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Patient Engagement

The Community Health Worker Boom

Practical insights that can help organizations optimize their investments in community health workers.

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Leadership

Personas of Leadership in Value-Based Care

The deliberate nurturing of specific types of leadership personas seems to be a critical factor in the success of value-based care organizations.

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Care Redesign

Addiction Is a Community Disease

Partnering with the community to tackle substance use and mental health disorders is the optimal way to help people get better.

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Care Redesign

Rebuilding Health Care as It Should Be: Personal, Equitable, and Accountable

How Oak Street Health, a full-risk, value-based primary care model and social determinants practice, embeds itself in the community to keep its elderly population, “happy, healthy, and out of the hospital.”

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