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5th District Spotlight

2016, Issue 2
5D Spotlight 2016 Issue 2

This issue of 5th District Spotlight looks at social and economic conditions that may directly or indirectly affect health outcomes.

Social Determinants of Health in the Fifth District

What are the Social Determinants of Health?

5th District Spotlight 2016 Issue 2 Page 1


Uniform Crime Reports,” Criminal Justice Information Services, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 2015.

State Health Access Data Assistance Center, University of Minnesota, 2016.

U.S. Census Bureau, 2014 Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates.

U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, Table 219.46, 2015.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics – Unemployment Rates for States, 2015.

DC Healthy People 2020 Framework,” D.C. Department of Health, 2016.

DC Healthy People 2020 Development Progress,” D.C. Department of Health, 2015.

Maryland State Health Improvement Process,” Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 2016.

Healthy Baltimore 2015,” Baltimore City Health Department, 2015.

Healthy North Carolina 2020: A Better State of Health,” North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, 2016.

Healthy Carolinians of Orange County,” Orange County, North Carolina, 2015.

Call to Action for Health Equity,” Alliance for a Healthier South Carolina, 2016.

AccessHealth SC,” South Carolina Hospital Association, 2015.

Virginia’s Plan for Well-Being 2016-2020,” Virginia Department of Health, 2015.

Virginia Health Opportunity Index (HOI),” Virginia Department of Health, 2016.

State Health Plan – Current,” West Virginia Health Care Authority, 2016.

Welcome to the Kitchen,” Huntington’s Kitchen, 2016.

Braveman, Paula, “The Social Determinants of Health: It’s Time to Consider the Causes of Causes,” Public Health Report 129(Suppl 2): 19-31, 2014.

Chen, Brittany, Barry Keppard, Noemie Sportiche and Ben Wood, “The Business Case for Healthy Development and Health Impact Assessments,” Health Resources in Action, 2014.

Closing the gap in a generation: health equity through action on the social determinants of health,” World Health Organization Commission on Social Determinants of Health, 2008.

Community Health Status Indicators (CHSI 2015),” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2015.

Galea, Sandro, Melissa Tracy, Katherine J. Hoggatt, Charles DiMaggio and Adam Karpati, “Estimated Deaths Attributable to Social Factors in the United States,” American Journal of Public Health 101(8): 1456-1465 (2011)., Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, updated 2015.

Heiman, Harry J. and Samantha Artiga, “Beyond Health Care: The Role of Social Determinants in Promoting Health and Health Equity,” The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, 2015.

Hillemeier, M., J. Lynch, S. Harper and M. Casper, “Data Set Directory of Social Determinants of Health at the Local Level,” U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2004.

Making the Case for Linking Community Development and Health,” The Center on Social Disparities and Health, Build Healthy Places Network and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Murero, Monica and Ronald E. Rice, ed. The Internet and Health Care: Theory, Research, and Practice, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., 2006.

Social Determinants of Health: Know What Affects Health,” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2015.

Syme, S. Leonard and Miranda L. Ritterman, “The Importance of Community Development for Health and Well-Being,” Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Community Development Investment Review, 2009.

The Economics of Social Determinants of Health and Health Inequalities: A Resource Book,” World Health Organization, 2013.

Wernham, Aaron, “Health Impact Assessments: Improving Public Health Through Community Development,” What Counts, The Urban Institute and the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, 2014.

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