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Recap: Re-Imagining SDoH Innovation in the Wake of COVID-19

Blue KC and Healthify discuss how innovations in SDoH will evolve in the wake of COVID-19

After weeks of shelter-in-place mandates, states are beginning to open back up. However, the impacts stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic are here to stay for the foreseeable future. Local food pantries and social services are already noticing an increase in service demands. As the unemployment rate rises, we can only expect an increased demand for social support networks. With many CBOs already strapped for funding and facing limited capacity, addressing social determinants of health (SDoH) will be a continued challenge.

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Data Series: The Nationwide Impact of COVID-19 on SDoH

Data from the Healthify platform shows early, alarming shifts in SDoH 

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How has COVID-19 impacted the social determinants of health (SDoH) in the U.S.? To answer that, we examined trends in searches for resources on the Healthify platform, and our analysis shows us some early — and troubling — impacts of COVID-19 on SDoH. 

Topics: population health SDoH data COVID-19