Social Determinants of Health

UnitedHealthcare and the AMA Collaborate to Understand and Address Social Barriers Preventing People's Access to Better Health

Apr 09, 2019 at 12:27 pm by Staff

UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) company, and the American Medical Association (AMA) announced a new collaboration that will better identify and addressehr (.... Read More

Physician Spotlight: Manny Sethi, MD: Leading by Example

Jan 21, 2019 at 09:44 am by Staff

Healthy Tennessee Founder Takes Wellness Efforts on the Road Inspiration can come from a number of places. For Manish "Manny" Sethi, MD, the greatest influence was found at ho.... Read More

Building on BUILD Health

Apr 09, 2018 at 12:24 pm by Staff

The BUILD Health Challenge was created in 2014 to identify and address root causes of chronic disease in America. Central to the mission was an understanding that no one entit.... Read More

Centauri Health Solutions Partners with RoundTrip, Lyft for RISE Nashville Summit

Mar 13, 2018 at 01:02 pm by Staff

Centauri Health Solutions, Inc. partnered with RoundTrip and Lyft to provide free, non-emergent patient transportation during the RISE Nashville Summit March 12-13. Rides will.... Read More

Dr. Kiffany Peggs: Changing Expectations

Mar 08, 2018 at 05:07 pm by Staff

Geriatrician Focuses on Whole Person Care of the Elderly, Disabled When Kiffany Peggs, MD, decided to specialize in geriatrics, a corporate job was nowhere near her radar. To.... Read More

Driving Community Outcomes

Mar 08, 2018 at 04:56 pm by Staff

As market needs continue to stretch the bounds of electronic health record system capabilities, healthcare companies are finding innovative ways to address social determinants.... Read More

Better Collaboration Required to Address Social Determinants

Mar 08, 2018 at 01:24 pm by Staff

The last few decades have seen some amazing advances in medical science. However, as organizations like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) point out, genes,.... Read More

Heart Failure Risk Predicted By Communities, Not Wealth

Mar 08, 2018 at 09:53 am by Staff

When buying and selling real estate, how often have you heard the realtor's mantra-- location, location, location? This is also the central theme of a recently released journa.... Read More

Walking in a Patient's Shoes

Mar 08, 2018 at 09:39 am by Staff

Social Determinant Simulation Gives Students, Residents Invaluable Insights So much of medical school and residency is focused on identifying disease and prescribing a course.... Read More

Matthew Walker: Celebrating 50 Years of Service to the Community

Jan 15, 2018 at 03:43 pm by Staff

Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center (MWCHC) has continuously served the needs of Nashvillians for 50 years. Renowned physician, surgeon, educator and community activist.... Read More