Feelings of loneliness can happen to anyone, anywhere—even when surrounded by friends and family, or physically alone and in need of interactions with others. In fact, 1 in 5 Americans always or often feels lonely or socially isolated. Health is a journey, and it’s not one size fits all. Humana created this resource toolkit to […]
Learn how a safe and stable home are important to maintaining a healthy routine. For seniors, this decreases their risk of health challenges like asthma, hypertension and heart damage. The good news—there are resources, people and helpful tips that can provide guidance and support. Available in English and Spanish.
Access to transportation is important to maintaining a healthy routine—like being able to go to doctor’s appointments, accessing healthy foods, maintaining employment and staying connected to friends and family. The good news—there are numerous options for transportation resources and support. Available in English and Spanish.
A lack of transportation can impact healthcare access, leading to poorer management of chronic illness— and thus, poorer health outcomes. It can also exacerbate other social determinants of health, such as accessing healthy foods, engaging socially with others and maintaining employment. The good news—you and your care team can help. Use this guide to understand […]
People don’t always know where to go for support, and they don’t understand the serious impact loneliness can have on their health. That’s where you and your care team can help. Use this guide to understand the health impacts of loneliness and social isolation, and how to screen patients and refer them to resources for […]
Learn how staying connected is important maintaining a healthy routine, especially for veterans. The good news—no matter the situation, there are things veterans can do to get the help and support they may need. Available in English and Spanish.
Learn how staying connected is important to maintaining a healthy routine, especially for seniors. The good news—no matter the situation, there are things seniors can do to get the help and support they may need. Available in English and Spanish.
Developed in partnership by Humana and Feeding America®, this comprehensive food insecurity resource toolkit is designed to: Raise awareness of the impacts of food insecurity Guide both healthcare and non-healthcare professionals in screening patients for food insecurity Provide ways for professionals to refer people at risk to resources and support Beyond clinical roles, this toolkit […]
Use this helpful resource guide to support you with understanding the health impacts of social determinants of health (SDOH), screening patients for SDOH and connecting them with resources for help, along with tracking, documenting and coding your patients’ results in the EHR so your practice can best meet the needs of patients, leading to better […]
Humana’s National Veteran Bold Goal effort offers support for your Medicare-eligible veteran patients. This flyer contains some tools and resources to help you address veterans’ health-related social needs –isolation and loneliness, food insecurity, homelessness, transportation challenges, health equity and more. Our partners include VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars), AMVETS (American Veterans) and DAV (Disabled American […]