Assessing Social Determinants of Health

Assessing Social Determinants of Health 

Social determinants of health (SDOH), including food security, housing stability, access to transportation, and personal safety, have a significant impact on health and clinical outcomes. This short module provides a brief overview of SDOH, how to assess SDOH, and how to document gaps in SDOH and connect patients with the appropriate resources.


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Course Details

Course Code: REL-RTS-0-SDH
Hours: 0
Type: Pro-On-The-Go
Content Expiration Date: 9/30/2026

Section 1: Skill Demonstration: Assessing Social Determinants of Health

What Are Social Determinants of Health?

The Impact of SDOH

Assessing Social Determinants of Health

Patient Resources

Course Contributor



Instructor: Kristen Wulfing, PT, DPT
Kristen graduated from Springfield College in 2012 with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy. She completed an Orthopedic and Manual Therapy Residency through Evidence in Motion in 2014. She has worked primarily in the outpatient orthopedic setting and her clinical experience includes the treatment of patients with vestibular disorders, post-concussion syndrome, complex hypermobility disorders, and a wide variety of orthopedic conditions. Disclosure: Kristen Wulfing, PT, DPT has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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