University of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications

Title

Integrating Measures of Social Determinants of Health Into Health Care Encounters: Opportunities and Challenges

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Quantitative Health Sciences; Department of Family Medicine and Community Health; Commonwealth Medicine, Center for Health Policy and Research

Publication Date

9-1-2017

Document Type

Editorial

Disciplines

Health and Medical Administration | Health Information Technology | Health Services Administration

Abstract

There are a number of potential benefits for identifying and documenting social determinants of health in health care delivery settings.

Keywords

social determinants of health

DOI of Published Version

10.1097/MLR.0000000000000788

Source

Med Care. 2017 Sep;55(9):807-809. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000788. Link to article on publisher's site

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Medical care

PubMed ID

28763375

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