Hospitals can help build healthy communities through partnerships and targeted investments

How can hospitals support both margin and mission through investments in the social determinants of health, such as safe and affordable housing, healthy food, and stable employment? In their article for the Grantmakers in Health August newsletter (“Margin and Mission-Related Investing: How Hospitals Can Help Build Healthy Communities”), Dr. Megan Sandel and Maggie Super Church discuss these questions and argue that hospitals and health care systems can help build healthy communities through more targeted use of their investment capital.  

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