Efforts to address the social needs of individual patients may be beneficial, but they are not enough to tackle social determinants of health for the long term, write Brian Castrucci, CEO of the de Beaumont Foundation, and John Auerbach, president and CEO of Trust for America's Health. Policy changes that target social and economic conditions at the community level are needed to truly address the country's health care problems, they write.
Commentary: Patient-level actions aren't enough to solve SDOH challenges
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