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Dive in to learn how improve community wellness by addressing social determinants of health, developing successful community partnerships and creating more equitable communities.

Food Insecurity and the Role of Hospitals

This guide discusses the link between food insecurity and health issues and the role of hospitals in identifying food-insecure households and individuals. Read it here.

Healing Communities and the Environment

Understand the impact of physical environmental factors on the health of individuals and communities. Read it here

How Understanding Social Determinants Can Deliver Community Wellness

Explore factors that contribute to a person’s health and review policy implications affecting a comprehensive approach to improving community well-being. Read it here.

The Anchor Dashboard

Aligning institutional practice to meeting low-income community needs. Read it here.

Social and Economic Opportunities to Improve Health for All

Get started to creating healthier, more equitable communities by selecting strategies to improve social and economic factors and remove barriers to opportunity. Read it here.

Strategies to Improve Rural Health

Creating healthier rural communities by identifying and implementing solutions that make it easy for people to be healthy in their neighborhoods, schools and workplaces.Read it here

Housing and the Role of Hospitals

A guide for hospitals and health systems to engage in innovative programs to address housing issues in their communities. Read it here.

Right Sizing ED Utilization for Complex Care Patients

Wrap-around support in the ED to ease post-discharge care transitions. Read it here.

Investing in Successful Community Partnerships

Nine tips for setting up community health investments for long-term sustainability. Read it here.

Community Tool Box

Dive in to find help assessing community needs and resources, addressing social determinants of health, engaging stakeholders, action planning, building leadership, improving cultural competency, planning an evaluation, and sustaining your efforts over time. Learn more.