Addressing Social Determinants of Health Has More Than a Fiscal Benefit

Care With a Side of Comfort Promises Big Savings in Health Costs
– Roll Call

Manatt’s Cindy Mann, a partner with our Manatt Health team, was quoted in Roll Call in an article about the monetary and physical benefits of addressing social determinants of health.

The publication noted that insurers have been paying for meals for individuals who cannot leave home, replacing air filters for those who have asthma and even building affordable homes for those who are homeless, in an effort to improve people’s general health.

Mann said that more needs to be done to address social determinants of health beyond discrete pilot projects.

Read the article here