Nutrition and social interaction are among the most powerful determinants of health. Eating well has a strong positive impact for individuals with chronic disease.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation SDoH & Home and Community Based Care Innovation Challenges Semi-Finalists!
The Health Care Blog | July 17, 2019
Catalyst @ Health 2.0
In an effort to spur creativity in the SDoH tech environment and improve the landscape of home based care, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Catalyst partnered to launch two Innovation Challenges on Social Determinants of Health and Home and Community Based Care. Project Well is among five finalists.
Medicare Advantage Plans Could Deliver Meals Next Year
Health Leaders | Jan 31, 2019
Medicare Advantage plans would gain even more flexibility next year to provide supplemental benefits to beneficiaries with chronic illnesses, under the terms of a proposal announced Wednesday by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
Medically-tailored Meal Delivery Tied to Lower Health Spending
Reuters Health | April 24, 2019
The analysis found that if all the patients had received meal delivery, there would have been about half as many inpatient admissions and an even bigger reduction in skilled-nursing facility admissions.
Medically Tailored Food is the Future of Health Care
The Hill | May 7, 2018
“Food Is Medicine” is more than a quaint cliché. It’s a proven, viable healthcare solution that must become a more central aspect to how we deal with an American epidemic of chronic illness.