Wallace, Andrea

Implementing a social determinants screening and referral infrastructure during routine emergency department visits, Utah, 2017-2018.

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From Emergency to Community: Implementing a Social Needs Assessment and Referral Infrastructure Using Health Information Technology - Final Report

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From Emergency to Community: Implementing a Social Needs Assessment and Referral Infrastructure Using Health Information Technology

Description: 

This research assessed the use of an electronic social needs screening tool integrated into the workflow of an emergency department setting that facilitated referrals for those in need, and found that although only a small subset of patients expressing need received referrals, the strategy showed promise to monitor population health post-discharge.

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September 30, 2018 to September 29, 2020