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The role of social determinants of health in patient outcomes

As health systems across the U.S continue to tend to the pandemic, the focus on social determinants of health has only increased. Hospitals, payers, employers and partner organizations have begun to invest in programs that support community health and reduce systemic costs.

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  • Along with rate increase for MA plans, CMS pitches closer look at social determinants of health
  • Payers double down on population health programs amid COVID-19
  • Most doctors are compensated for volume, not value of care, research finds
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Davide Savenije Editor-in-Chief at Industry Dive.