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Social Need Interventions

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Zoom Meeting:  Phone Number: +1 (253) 215-8782 Meeting ID: 886 3991 4647 Social need interventions refer to the many ways that an organization follows-up on identified social need. This includes individual care coordination programs, community information exchanges, partnerships between healthcare and social service organizations, or policy and funding mechanisms that allow for sustainable social services in Washington state. This workgroup works to identify best practices for social need interventions, including staffing and technology needs, innovative partnerships, and existing resources to integrate social care in healthcare.

Next Meeting Time Materials
October 18, 2022 3:00 – 4:00pm TBD

Past Meeting Materials

Date Materials
June 21 Agenda June 21 Social Need Interventions Charter Draft
July 19 Agenda July 19 Minutes June 21 Social Need Interventions Charter Draft Social Need Interventions Deliverable Draft
August 16 Agenda August 16 Minutes July 19 HCA Community Information Exchange Slides Social Need Interventions Taxonomy Chart
September 20 Agenda September 20 Minutes August 16 Social Need Interventions Discussion Sheet

Workgroup Members

Name Title Organization
Tashau Asefaw Manager for Community Programs Community Health Plan of Washington
Abigail Berube Director, Safety and Quality Washington State Hospital Association
Ashley Bennett Health Equity Program Manager WA Health Care Authority
Samantha Bailey Policy Analyst WA Association for Community Health
Phyllis Cavens Founder and Medical Director Child and Adolescent Clinic of Longview and Vancouver
Karma Kreizenbeck Director, Research and Partnerships HICOR Fred Hutch
Laurel Lee Director of Pharmacy Molina Healthcare
Kate McLean Chief Medical Officer Quilted Health
Judy Nelson Director, Strategy HICOR Fred Hutch
Janice Tufte   Patient Advocate
Beth Weitensteiner Assistant Medical Director International Community Health Services