Overview

Your patients’ health starts in the communities where they live, work and play.  Having your practice assess patients to better understand the barriers to health could impact your treatment plans for them and result in more Healthy Days in the process.  In this session, you will learn how to identify some key social determinants of health which may present in your patients.  You will be equipped with tools for screening these patients and provided with best practices for connecting them to services to address these needs. 

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) and why they matter.
  • Identify the impact of SDOH on Healthy Days.
  • Explain Food Insecurity and Social Isolation and how they affect health.
  • Describe how Food Insecurity and Social Isolation present in patients and how we screen for them.
  • Identify practical ways that you can impact the number of Healthy Days through your work.

 


Faculty

Andrew Renda, MD, MPH

Associate Vice President, Population Health Strategy 

Angela Hagan, PhD, MPA

Associate Director, Population Health Strategy 

Disclosures

The following relevant financial relationships have been disclosed by faculty: 

Andrew Renda, MD, MPH 

No financial relationships to disclose.

Angela Hagan, PhD, MPA

No financial relationships to disclose. 

 

Non-faculty contributors involved in the planning, development, editing, and review of the content have disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Commercial Supporter

Not Applicable

Education Partner

Not Applicable


CME/CE Information

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Accreditation Statement

pmiCME is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Designation Statement

pmiCME designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For APRNs and PAs, AANPCB and NCCPA accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ as the number of hours of participation (AANPCB) or as Category 1 CME credits (NCCPA).

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