What You Should Know:
– Socially Determined, the Social Risk Intelligence™ company for organizations committed to addressing the social determinants of health, today announced it has entered into a strategic partnership with DataGen, the healthcare analytics company that 48 state hospital associations, and their members, trust to deliver insights on payment policy changes, value-based programs and market dynamics. Through this partnership, Socially Determined will enrich the insights and analytics DataGen delivers to clients by providing access to social risk data and analytics through Socially Determined’s SocialScape® platform. Likewise, DataGen’s experience with state hospital associations and the trust it has earned over nearly two decades as an analytics provider will enable Socially Determined to quickly expand its footprint with providers across the nation.
– The partnership will enable DataGen to license SocialScape on Socially Determined’s behalf and provide services for implementation, training and customer support. Moreover, DataGen will incorporate Social Risk Intelligence data into its custom analytics offerings to healthcare providers and community-based organizations and will collaborate with Socially Determined to enrich data sources that power the SocialScape platform.
– SocialScape fuses hundreds of datasets into proprietary algorithms to deliver Social Risk Intelligence allowing organizations to understand how food insecurity, financial strain, transportation barriers, housing instability and health literacy impact health and business outcomes. By understanding the contours and concentrations of social risk, and how and where communities and people are affected, organizations can develop tailored intervention strategies and measure program success in a standardized and repeatable way.