This short paper from the American Hospital Association (AHA) describes five actions hospitals and health systems can take to address housing instability and improve health in their communities: Screening patients for social needs and connecting them with community partners Informing patients and employees about available housing resources and protections Providing access to safe, temporary living...

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This publication from the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) provides a roadmap to undoing structural racism and taking an anti-racist approach to creating the policies and programs that will lead to thriving and equitable communities. The framework includes sections on moving: From crisis to stability From stability to thriving From individual to community From community...

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This report from the National Housing Conference profiles health and housing initiatives in Oregon, Tennessee, and Massachusetts that exemplify practical and actionable ways that housing developers can work together with health systems and managed care organizations to build new affordable housing units while reducing unreimbursed medical costs in high-cost populations. The report includes insights from...

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This policy brief from CSH provides an overview of rural homelessness as well as ways that health centers can address rural homelessness in their communities. These strategies include partnering with local providers, screening for homelessness and housing instability, and participating in coordinated entry. Read the brief

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