How do the places where people live, work, and play affect their health, and what role should the health care system take in addressing social needs? CIN provides resources, tools, and tips to take action.
Resources & Tools
CIN Webinar Series — The ROI for Addressing Social Needs in Health Care (#1)
CIN Request for Proposals: Social Needs Screening and Referral Workflows
After Some Hurdles, California Whole Person Care Pilots Hit Stride
This Q&A highlights the California Safety Net Institute (SNI), a CIN partner organization, and its work to improve care for the state’s high-needs patients by breaking data-sharing barriers, leveraging community health workers and peer navigators, and delivering care outside clinic walls. SNI’s Amanda Clarke, MPH, associate director of programs, describes the challenges, lessons and opportunities of the state’s Whole Person Care pilots.
Reflections from a CIN Managing Partner
CIN Managing Partner April Watson, director of the California Quality Collaborative’s Practice Transformation Initiative, reflects on how much responsibility the health care system should take for solving problems that exist outside the doors of the exam room.