An important part of addressing social determinants of health (SDH) is shifting to a "prevention" mindset. This doesn't mean that you can address all of a consumer's needs through preventative care – but focusing on community-based interventions and services that consider consumers as a whole person can help organizations to address issues before they become too destructive to a consumer's health. Community Care Behavioral Health is a great example of a payer that is working to put these principles in action – with three initiatives provided that are all seeking to address the “root causes” of member’s . . .
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