Practices that show potential to achieve desirable public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting and are in the process of generating evidence of effectiveness or may not yet be tested.

Pandemic-Driven Health Policies To Address Social Needs And Health Equity

Health Affairs

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White Paper/Brief

Outreach/ Education/ Communications
Policy Change/ Development
Healthcare Access and Quality
Social and Community Context
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Outside U.S.

Mitigation and Prevention

This health policy brief focused on federal and state policies created as a response to COVID-19 that also work to diminish health disparities and inequities. Interventions targeted social needs in the pandemic, identifying populations in need, and utilizing funding.

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Outcomes of Interest

Advancing Racial Equity, Reduction of Health Disparities

Priority Population(s)

People Experiencing Homelessness

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Geographic Area of Implementation

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