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Social Determinants of Health

According to the World Health Organization, Social Determinants of Health are conditions in the environments in which people are born, live, learn, work, play, worship, and age that affect a wide range of health, functioning, and quality-of-life outcomes and risks.

Social Determinants of Health

According to the World Health Organization, Social Determinants of Health are conditions in the environments in which people are born, live, learn, work, play, worship, and age that affect a wide range of health, functioning, and quality-of-life outcomes and risks. Collection of data related to Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) can positively impact systemic population health improvement as well as engage patients in addressing their non-medical needs by coordination and increasing access to appropriate services.

 

Free Training Opportunity for New York Community Health Centers in June 2021
A 10-hour live virtual patient-centered social needs screening training facilitated by Ariel Singer, an expert in patient-centered communication and the creator of Collaborative Screening: Guidance for Person-Centered Inquiry. This virtual four-session series will take place over two weeks in June 2021 from 1 PM to 3:30 PM.

  • Dates: June 2, 4, 9, and 11.
  • Please complete one interest form per person and no more than 4 people per health center organization. Click here for form.

If you have questions, please contact Gabriela Gonzalez at ggonzalez@chcanys.org.