An Introduction to Social Determinants of Health

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Watch this Q&A session with Sarah Glasheen, Senior Director of Policy and Strategic Initiatives, to better understand the basics of what Social Determinants of Health are & their impact on health.

In this Introduction to Social Determinants of Health interview, Sarah will answer the following questions:

  • What are Social Determinants of Health (SDOH)?
  • What are Social Needs?
  • What are some tools to identify what social needs are?
  • What are some barriers to addressing SDOH in Medicaid?
  • What are some opportunities associated with a focus on SDOH in health care?

Sarah is one of our United Healthcare Community & State Perspectives authors. To see Sarah's latest blog posts click here.

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