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Loneliness & Social Isolation Policy Brief, March 2020 version

Policy Brief
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Humana is committed to helping clinicians identify and address loneliness and social isolation because of the negative impact these determinants have on Healthy Days of the Medicare Advantage (MA) population. Loneliness refers to the quality of relationships within a person’s network and their sense of belonging and social support, while social isolation refers to the quantity and structure of a person’s social network, contacts and participation in social activities.

Read about our current work around loneliness and social isolation in our latest policy brief.