Being safe, having a place to live, work, sleep, are opportunities everyone should have. There are non-medical social factors that can affect not only your quality of life, but your physical health.
80% of person’s health can be affected by social issues like food insecurity, unsafe housing, transportation and other issues.
We ask our patients about these issues because we may be able to help.
Your SES-CONNECTS Score is a number that will help your doctor understand and address any over looked social determinants that may have an effect on your overall health. Your doctor will use your scores to determine necessary community interventions that can aid in your overall health care treatment plan.