The Protocol for Responding to and Assessing Patients’ Assets, Risks, and Experiences (PRAPARE) is a national effort to help health centers and other providers collect the data needed to better understand and act on their patients’ social determinants of health. As providers are increasingly held accountable for reaching population health goals while reducing costs, it is important that they have tools and strategies to identify the upstream socioeconomic drivers of poor outcomes and higher costs. With data on the social determinants of health, health centers and other providers can define and document the increased complexity of their patients, transform care with integrated services and community partnerships to meet the needs of their patients, advocate for change in their communities, and demonstrate the value they bring to patients, communities, and payers.
Upcoming Free National Webinar Series
Webinar #3: Findings and Lessons Learned on Incorporating PRAPARE Social Risk Data into Risk Stratification Models
Thursday, December 12th from 3:00 – 4:00 pm EST
The national PRAPARE team launched a PRAPARE Risk Stratification Learning Collaborative this summer to better understand how organizations are incorporating PRAPARE social determinants of health data into risk stratification models and how they are using these models to inform care planning and population health. We also explored the interest and feasibility of developing a national standardized risk stratification model that incorporates PRAPARE social determinants data to better identify and manage high risk patients. This webinar will highlight findings and lessons learned an present a draft of the national standardized PRAPARE risk stratification model for feedback.
PRAPARE is now on Twitter!
- Follow @prapare_sdoh and continue to share your successes and stories. Help us demonstrate the value of health centers and the work you do around social determinants of health with your patients and in your communities. #PRAPARE #SDOH #ValueCHCs
- PRAPARE Translated into Ten Languages – The PRAPARE team worked with a qualified translation vendor to translate PRAPARE. We then engaged health centers to validate and test the translations to ensure that they were accurate and culturally appropriate. The languages include Arabic, Burmese, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Korean, Portuguese, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog and Vietnamese.
- Updated PRAPARE Implementation and Action Toolkit – The PRAPARE team updated the PRAPARE Implementation and Action Toolkit with more best practices, lessons learned, and user stories and worked with a graphic designer to give it a new, professional, yet easy to use look. The PRAPARE Implementation and Action Toolkit is designed to provide interested users with the resources, best practices, and lessons learned to guide implementation, data collection and responses to social determinant needs.
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