Implementing a Food Insecurity Screening Program

Timeslot: Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Session Type: Concurrent Session

About

This session looks at food insecurity and its impact on health outcomes. Using a screening protocol to identify persons at risk of food insecurity, case managers can then link clients to food resources incorporating a follow-up plan into process. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify food insecurity using a screening protocol.

  • Explain the impact of food insecurity on health outcomes.

  • Describe the importance of linking members to food resources and incorporating a follow-up plan into the process.

  • Apply presentation content to inform social determinants of health interventions in other settings.