Skip to main content

Data Collection

Q: Does your organization collect SDOH Data?

Data Governance

 

Most organizations report not having a governance committee that oversees collection and use of SDOH data.

Roles within the organization that collect and use SDOH data

 

 

 

 

Common Coding/Classification/Terminology Systems used to Collect SDOH Data

 

Q: Which social risk categories listed below are prioritized for collection?

 

Challenges in Collecting SDOH Data

 

Q: Does your EHR technology include alerts/triggers to notify clinicians that documentation has been captured such as food or housing insecurity?

 

AHIMA supports the use of public policy to encourage the collection, access, sharing, and use of social determinants of health (SDoH)1 to enrich clinical decision-making and improve health outcomes, public health, and health inequities in ways that are culturally respectful.

 

Survey Methodology - 13 questions, web-based survey administered in June 2020. Sample of 17,900 health information professionals

Cookie Notice

This website stores cookies on your computer. These cookies are used to collect information about how you interact with our website and allow us to remember you. We use this information in order to improve and customize your browsing experience and for analytics and metrics about our visitors both on this website and other media. To find out more about the cookies we use, see our Privacy Policy.
Back to top