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Linking Patient to Non-Medical Supports

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Izione Silva, PhD, the Language, Culture, and Engagement Coach for the Disparities National Coordinating Center, explains in this downloadable PDF how low-literate patients often experience striking disparities in health due to unmet social needs. He describes how referrals to non-medical supports can overcome such healthcare barriers.

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