Prior to Implementation: Important considerations of Socal Determinants of Health screening tools

February 1, 2017

There is growing recognition that the conditions in which people are born into, grow, work, live and age influence their health and well-being. Many clinics and health centers are now advocating for screening for Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) in order to identify and address individual social needs. This paper will provide a framework for reviewing SDOH screening tools.