AH280 Health and Housing: Connecting to the Health Care System for New Partnerships, New Opportunities
This two-day course is designed for those interested in understanding new opportunities to build healthier communities. The course will provide an in-depth understanding of the connection between housing, community development, and health sectors – using language that resonates with both the health and housing sectors. Research demonstrating the impact of housing and other social determinants of health will be reviewed. Potential tools to catalyze cross-sector collaboration will be identified. To facilitate partnerships with the health care sector, attendees will learn about financing and key business drivers in the healthcare system. Innovative programming at the nexus of health, housing, and community development will be highlighted. Multiple case studies from different regions of the country will show successful models and best practices. Finally, the course will describe evaluation methods and potential metrics.
Course Length: 2 Days
Course counts toward a professional certificate (PCP): No