Addressing Social Drivers of Health Through Payment Innovation and Collaboration

Wednesday, December 07, 2022

Sustainable financing solutions, paired with data sharing and a strong workforce, is key to addressing individual needs and improving health outcomes for communities.This webinar presents a vision for how cross-sector investment can help sustainably fund effective coordination between health care and communities to address social needs and the social drivers of health that keep millions from being healthy. It provides examples of innovative funding solutions to support community-anchored referral networks and identify how stakeholders can engage to sustain access to social needs services and effective coordination of health and social care.

Hear from an expert panel, including:

  • Colleen Flynn, Senior Director of National Programs, Build Healthy Places Network
  • Valerie Martinez, Promise Senior Director, Chief Health Equity Officer, Blue Shield of California
  • Len Nichols, Nonresident Fellow, Health Policy Center, Urban Institute
  • Susan Philip, Deputy Director, Health Care Delivery Systems, California Department of Health Care Services
  • Marisol Avina, Director of Public Affairs & Communications, The California Endowment (Opening Remarks)
  • Joe Castiglione, Principal Program Manager, Indsutry Initiatives, Blue Shield of California (Moderator)