Therese Wetterman, Director, Learning Network  When you arrive as a new patient at one of 11 clinical sites at the Denver, Colorado-based Metro Community Provider Network (MPCN), you’ll find that alongside a discussion of your medical history, you’ll answers questions like, “Do you have adequate food? Adequate housing? Are you comfortable discussing your medical needs with… Read More >

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by: Amy Hulberg, MPP When Health Leads launched our Social Needs Screening Toolkit in the summer of 2016, it stood as the lone comprehensive blueprint for health systems seeking to identify and screen patients for adverse social determinants of health. Though a number of basic screening templates were available at the time, the need for… Read More >

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In light of the increased interest from health systems in addressing social determinants of health through resource connections, United Way, 2-1-1 and Health Leads came together to publish a new whitepaper — Social Determinants of Health: Overcoming The Greatest Barriers to Patient Care — to share lessons from their decades of experience navigating patients to the… Read More >

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