BHPC: Social Determinants of Health Case Study: Adolescent
Course Target Audience
- Registered Nurses
This Behavioral Health in Primary Care (BHPC) case study aids in identifying social determinants of health that impact an adolescent patient presenting in primary care and develop a care plan.
About the Series
NURSING IMPROVING MENTAL HEALTH IN THE COMMUNITY is an NYU Meyers Initiative to maximize the potential of the nursing workforce as a vital part of the primary care team to address behavioral health concerns, including substance use and mental health, and mitigate social determinants that serve as barriers to good health.
This project is supported by the New York Community Trust.
Course Learning Objectives
- Explain how social determinants of health impact patient outcomes.
- Identify ways to incorporate social determinants of health in your patient assessments.
- Develop a care plan that addresses the social determinants of health.
- Use resilience building in the development of care plans.