The ONC Social Determinants of Health Information Exchange Learning Forum brings together health care providers, community-based organizations, government, payers, health information exchange networks, IT platform developers, innovators, and other partners to share lessons learned, promising practices, and challenges related to exchanging SDOH data.
ONC SDOH Information Exchange Learning Forum Primer
The primer provides an explanation and background for the SDOH Information Learning Forum sessions. It also includes an overview of the foundational elements that are intended to inform and advance SDOH information exchange initiatives.
ONC SDOH Information Exchange Learning Forum Primer [PDF – 256 KB]
ONC Information Exchange Toolkit
ONC is developing a toolkit based on the foundational elements that support states, payers, community-based services entities, and other stakeholders with the implementation of SDOH-based data exchange within their communities. The toolkit will include considerations for applying health IT standards, infrastructure, and interoperability.
Download the Social Determinants of Health Information Exchange Toolkit
Learning Forum Sessions
SDOH Information Exchange: Vision, Purpose, and Community Engagement
Apr 22, 2022
Learn about promising practices to engage with community stakeholders and define a vision and purpose.
View Presentation Slides [PDF – 4.3 MB]
SDOH Information Exchange: Governance
Mar 13, 2022
Learn about different levels of governance for stakeholders engaged in SDOH information exchange initiatives.
View Presentation Slides [PDF – 3.4 MB]
SDOH Information Exchange: Technical Infrastructure and Interoperability
Jun 14, 2022
Learn about data systems and standards to enable SDOH information exchange.
View Presentation Slides [PDF – 7.3 MB]
SDOH Information Exchange: Policy and Funding
Jul 19, 2022
Learn about privacy and security considerations, as well as financing models to support organizations pursuing SDOH information exchange.
View Presentation Slides [PDF – 6.7 MB]