Social Determinants of Health: Addressing Barriers Through Screening, Referrals, and Care Coordination

N C Med J. 2019 Sep-Oct;80(5):306-311. doi: 10.18043/ncm.80.5.306.


Given the known impacts of social, behavioral, and economic factors on health and longevity, health policy reforms are being developed and deployed at both the state and federal levels that support the integration and alignment of health care and social services.

MeSH terms

  • Delivery of Health Care / organization & administration
  • Health Policy
  • Health Services Accessibility / organization & administration*
  • Humans
  • Mass Screening
  • North Carolina
  • Referral and Consultation
  • Social Determinants of Health*
  • Social Work / organization & administration
  • United States