General Resources

What Are Social Determinants of Health?

Best Practices for collecting race, ethnicity, language, sexual orientation, gender identity, and disability data

Best Practices, Opportunities, and Resources for Collaborative Quality Initiatives

MSHIELD Screening Tools

MSHIELD Recommended Demographic Questions.pdf

Demographic Screening Tool

6+ questions for screening patient race, language, disability, gender identity, and sexual orientation

MSHIELD Social Needs Screening Tool.pdf

Social Needs Screening Tool

7+ questions for screening non-medical needs that impact patient health, like food, housing, transportation, utilities, and interpersonal violence