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@EricTopol @NewYorker @joshuarothman @MelvinBackman Yes! But a few thoughts:

1) We should organize as health workers, not doctors.

2) We need to avoid saviorism, learn allyship.

3) We need to organize for self-protection, quality patient care, better societal structures, and the political change that enables all of the above.
@EricTopol @NewYorker @joshuarothman @MelvinBackman 4) We need to learn from actual organizers e.g.:

@resist_school from the community organizers who trained Obama youtube.com/channel/UCqC33…

@momentum_tweets of Sunrise/GND prominence youtube.com/user/MovementM…

@rsgexp No Shortcuts, and listen to this:
@EricTopol @NewYorker @joshuarothman @MelvinBackman @resist_school @momentum_tweets @rsgexp 5a) We need to fix the meta-narrative from the technical, utilitarian "health units aren't optimized or equitable one."

We must focus more on the personal, inter-personal, and moral.
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In 2014, medical outlays lowered the median income for the poorest decile of US individuals by 47.6% vs 2.7% for the wealthiest decile.

“First do no harm” must extend to the financial impact of delivering health care.

#SDoH #HiAP #Interdependence
"In spite of all the efforts in the US to control health spending over the past 25 years, the story remains the same.”

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“Job growth is not sufficient by itself to create upward mobility... It’s almost as though racial disparities have been amplified by job growth.”

#SDoH #HiAP #Interdependence apnews.com/20c455e8126b41…
“...while nonparticipation of prime-age males has risen in every education group, the biggest rise is not in the lowest-skill or highest-skill groups, but rather in the middle.”

#SDoH #HiAP #Interdependence conversableeconomist.blogspot.com/2018/10/why-is…
“Well-being metrics can serve as warning lights; they point to vulnerabilities in particular places or groups of people and to positive trends that could provide broader lessons.” #SDoH #HiAP #IRoS science.sciencemag.org/content/362/64…
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Housing And Health: An Overview Of The Literature

@LaurenTaylorMPH 2018 @Health_Affairs #SDoH

Housing stability, quality, safety, and affordability all affect health outcomes, as do physical and social characteristics of neighborhoods. healthaffairs.org/do/10.1377/hpb…
Exploring the link between housing and health

#SDoH #HiAP #PEoH #IRoS @amyreports @Marketplace marketplace.org/2018/06/13/hea…
The @HousingACTION campaign has released a new fact sheet highlighting the role of the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit in improving health outcomes for low-income families and communities. #SDoH #HiAP #PEoH static1.squarespace.com/static/566ee65…
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