Online Program

Permanent Supportive Housing: Can We Treat Housing as a Healthcare Intervention?

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Session Objectives: Describe a sample of participants in a supportive housing program that used data driven strategies to target high medical care users. Describe the use of technology among homeless adults about to move into permanent supportive housing. Demonstrate the effects of a permanent supportive housing program for homeless families with multiple barriers on service access and outcomes. Discuss changes in medical and emergency medical service use by formerly homeless individuals after placement in permanent supportive housing.

Technology use, service provider contact, and social relationships among homeless adults moving into PSH   
Harmony Rhoades, PhD, Hailey Winetrobe, MPH, CHES, Benjamin Henwood, PhD, LCSW, Eric Rice, PhD, Taylor Harris, MA and Suzanne Wenzel, PhD

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Organized by: Caucus on Homelessness
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus, Black Caucus of Health Workers, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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