Social Determinants of Health and Healthcare Providers
Understanding the impact that social determinants of health have on a patient’s health status
Whole-person care considers more than just presenting symptoms, but considers factors such as patient education, income, and access to transportation. Consideration of these non-medical factors will be critical to successfully care planning for patients and improving outcomes and patient satisfaction.
Does your health center staff understand the role of social determinants of health in patient outcomes?
Download this whitepaper to learn:
- Why social determinants of health are important
- Examples of social determinants like income, education, physical environment, social support networks, and access to health services
- Impact of SDH on health status