Impact Investing in Sources of Health

Efforts to make health care accessible to all Americans ignore a quiet truth: more health care services does not equate to better health outcomes. Even if every individual had access to the highest quality clinical care, this does nothing to improve non-clinical factors that are significant contributors to new cases of disease. Despite their enormous impact, these factors are mostly unaddressed by the current health care system.

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Pages:

12

Place:

California

Author:

Maria Hernandez, S. Len Syme and Rick Brush

Date:

February 1, 2012

Media Type:

Report

Category:

Impact Investing