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The Benefits of Screening for Social Determinants of Health


Home health services, which can help families avoid emergency department use, hospitalization, and institutional care for their children, are particularly valuable during the pandemic. A new report from the National Academy for State Health Policy explains how six states are employing strategies to support access to home health services for CSHCN, and offers insights that other states can use in their own systems to improve service delivery and reduce costs. Read more.

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The Benefits of Screening for Social Determinants of Health

Screening for social determinants of health, which disproportionately affect children with special health care needs (CSHCN) and their families, is addressed in two new fact sheets developed by the National Resource Center for Patient/Family-Centered Medical Home, in partnership with the National Academy for State Health Policy. The fact sheets highlight replicable examples from states that are using social determinants screening data to support CSHCN at both the individual and population level.

Shd Fact Sheet Final by Family Voices Indiana on Scribd

SHD Fact Sheet Medicaid2 by Family Voices Indiana on Scribd


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