Lessons Learned: Implementing and Expanding Social Needs Screening Programs in Health Centers - Session 1: Introduction and Level 1: Coming to Consensus
HITEQ Learning Collaborative Series
This learning collaborative by the HITEQ Center to discussed health center promising practices and key considerations to support the successful collection, monitoring, and addressing of social needs data. During the series participants explored the levels of maturity in the social needs screening implementation process. Participants gained information on concrete strategies and IT solutions that will help to improve internal systems, such as EHR utilization and care team workflows, and increase their capacity to advance individual and population-level health. Health center exemplars will be showcased.
The levels of maturity include:
Level 1: Coming to Consensus
Level 2: Implementing a Social Needs Screening Tool
Level 3: Responding to Positive Screens
Level 4: Monitoring and Using Data