Hospitals’ Strategic Shifts to Address Community Health

Moving Upstream

In this paper, Erin Lanahan of Accordant Health addresses industry trends that are pushing hospitals to address social risk factors. Provider organizations are using a host of tactics to grow their partnerships with community-based organizations, including outbound grantmaking to strengthen capacity. You’ll learn about:

  • Shifting from “health care” to “health”

  • Social determinants of health and social needs

  • Considerations for hospitals