Discover the critical role of living conditions in shaping health outcomes and equity in healthcare. While genes and biochemistry play a role, this article highlights the often-overlooked influence of social determinants of health (SDOH). Explore how capturing SDOH data, incorporating it into electronic health records (EHRs), and using relevant Z codes can lead to improved patient care, lower costs, and better healthcare overall. To dive deeper into this topic, read the full article here.
This article was authored by Khalid Al-Maskari, founder and CEO of Health Information Management Systems (HiMS).