Topic: Social Determinants of Health
Memorial Healthcare System launched a program for expectant mothers who are addicted to opioids that bucks the trend in how to care for these women.
Policymakers looking to lower healthcare costs must continue to push the industry toward value-based models, experts told legislators at a hearing on Tuesday.
Intermountain Healthcare is spearheading a new alliance with a focus on the social determinants of health.
In order to control ever-increasing Medicaid spending, some states are taking a unique step: addressing underlying social issues related to health.
Kaiser Permanente is joining forces with the mayors of some of the country's largest cities to combat homelessness and housing insecurity.
Most physicians believe that social determinants matter to their patients’ health, but it’s not up to them to address those factors.
Congress needs to end a longtime cap on funds choking the number of medical residencies, plus more physician practice news from around the web.
Significant health disparities exist between states, according to a new study, highlighting the need for policies that emphasize preventative health.
MA plans have been touted as a way to give more control to seniors, but non-minorities may be reaping most of the benefits.
Geisinger Health System has focused on getting diabetic patients to eat healthier as part of its population health management efforts.