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Social Determinants Updates July 10 Edition

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Aligning for Health Social Determinants Updates. Please click the button below to see our newsletter which contains updates on how the health care system is helping to meet health and social needs during the current public health emergency, notable links to research, data, and news related to health disparities and social determinants, and upcoming virtual events and opportunities.

2020-07-13T17:14:56+00:00July 13th, 2020|SDoH Updates|

Social Determinants Updates June 26 Edition

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Aligning for Health Social Determinants Updates. Please click the button below to see our newsletter which contains updates on how the health care system is helping to meet health and social needs during the current public health emergency, notable links to research, data, and news related to health disparities and social determinants, and upcoming virtual events and opportunities.

2020-07-13T17:14:08+00:00June 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|

CALL TO ACTION: Push for Cosponsors for the Social Determinants Accelerator Act

With increased Congressional focus on health disparities during the COVID-19 pandemic, now is the time to pass legislation that would address the social determinants of health, which are often closely tied to health disparities. Recently, Representative Cheri Bustos (D-IL), lead sponsor of the Social Determinants Accelerator Act (H.R. 4004), sent out a Dear Colleague letter to co-sign the bill, which is featured below.

Please flag the Social Determinants Accelerator Act and this cosponsorship opportunity for Members of Congress or their staff that you speak with. If useful, here is a short letter template.

2020-06-17T17:31:35+00:00June 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|
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