Report Type: Social Determinants of Health

Texas MCO SDOH Learning Collaborative: Kickoff Meeting Summary

With support from the Episcopal Health Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS), in collaboration with the Texas Association of Health Plans (TAHP), the Texas Association of Community Health Plans (TACHP), and Texas Health and Human Services (Texas HHS) convened the first in-person meeting for the MCO SDOH Learning Collaborative (LC) in October 2019. The report is a summary of meeting content, key opportunities for learning, and proposed next steps for the learning collaborative.

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Community Resource Referral Platforms: A Guide for Health Care Organizations

Over the past several years, a dizzying array of new technology platforms have emerged with the shared aim of enabling health care organizations to more easily identify and refer patients to social service organizations. This guide was developed to help safety-net health care organizations understand the landscape of these community resource referral platforms and learn from early adopters’ experiences using them.

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