Determinants of Health

Understanding Patients


Physical Health, Mental Health, Functional Conditions, Genomic Profiles


Activity, Patient Activation, Resilience (Psychological Fitness)


About, Responsibilities, Support, Purpose, Competence & Connections


Income, Financial, Health Insurance


Home, Community, Access & Logistics

Care Management

Care Goals, Plan, Coordination, Team, Dialog & Monitoring

It is more important to know what sort of person has a disease than to know what sort of disease a person has. – Hippocrates


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About Managing Health

What Works?

Interventions & Actions  Patient, Physicians, Clinical Providers, Caregivers, Care Management, Community Services, Apps, Other

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Determinants & Barriers Financial, Transportation, Health Literacy, Housing, Food, Activity, Medication Adherence, etc.

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Patient Stories

The human faces of managing health

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