Non-medical needs related to social determinants of health, which include factors such as health literacy, meals, transportation, housing, food insecurity, and other non-medical considerations have a significant impact on the trajectory of patients’ medical care. Community-based palliative care delivered in the home can help patients address these needs, avoiding costly and unnecessary hospitalizations and emergency department visits. Read more how community-best palliative care may be the best arrow in the quiver to address social determinants. Click here.