Four health equity champions discuss equity’s role in the design and implementation process of SDOH interventions with a lens towards equity-centered human design. Panelists highlight the tactical approaches and strategies of integrating equity that has led to results and better outcomes in their communities
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Many healthcare and community-based organizations are implementing social determinants of health (SDOH) interventions within their communities to help improve health outcomes, yet some of these ...
The highly contagious coronavirus is threatening the safety of healthcare and social services workers around the globe, and keeping it out of their homes after a shift is a big challenge. Our Chief Clinical Officer Damon Francis shared these recommendations created by emergency department clinicians in the Bay Area.
Putting Learning into Practice to Innovate and Improve Patient Services: A Case Study of Seattle Children’s Hospital
To ensure social health programs are effective and scalable, Seattle Children’s embraces a culture that supports experimentation and failing fast - the concept of testing out new processes or activities on a small scale and adjusting or stopping the activity if it doesn’t yield the intended results. See how their team has been pursuing three distinct but aligned social health strategies.
With our conference season kicking off next month, we predict we’ll see more conferences committed to shifting the health equity conversation beyond the “why” and delve more deeply into the “how.” Check out the conferences we’re tracking closely and attending this year!
Community health workers (CHWs) need to be involved in healthcare quality improvement (QI) teams and projects - especially when it comes to social health integration.