Incorporating Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health in Patient Care

Presented by:

Marisa Wilson, BS, CPHIMS, DNSc, FAAN, MHS, RN-BC
Associate Professor
University Of Alabama Birmingham


Social and behavioral determinants of health have a significant impact on the overall health of a patient, knowing how to leverage this infomation is critical. This session will address how nurse informaticists can optimize systems to collect and use this information.

This webinar discusses the following objectives:
Describe the importance of social and behavioral determinants of health to patient care.
Provide an outline for incorporating social and behavioral determinants of health information into patient care and documentation.
Describe strategies for optimizing health IT systems to capture and use information about social and behavioral determinants of health of individuals. 

Hosted by the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Community.

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