The 2018 edition includes a number of necessary updates based on the latest research, lessons learned from long-standing screening programs, and feedback from front-line clinicians and healthcare providers.
Latest Blog Posts in 2018
In the case study, researchers analyzed Health Leads and its effect on a community over a 20-year period through the five stages of diffusion: testing and learning, model standardization, model replication, a shift from doing to enabling and catalyzing broad adoption.
Health Leads founder Rebecca Onie sheds light on our efforts to catalyze integration of essential needs interventions in healthcare in this 20-year case study of Health Leads' strategy.
Health care leaders and front-line clinicians have long understood the connection between essential needs—such as food, housing, and transportation—and the health of their patients. Leading studies indicate social and environmental factors account for nearly 70 percent of all health outcomes.
Access to information is a critical first step, but a resource directory alone is not enough to solve critical social needs challenges.