Dr. Martin is an emergency physician at the Center for Social Justice and Health Equity at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. Mr. Plevyak is an anthropology student and Mr. Velasquez is a medical student at Harvard.
Explore This IssueACEP Now: Vol 38 – No 12 – December 2019
More Ideas for Helping Homeless Patients
Want more on social determinants of health? Check out the special Annals of Emergency Medicine supplement “Inventing Social Emergency Medicine: A Consensus Conference to Establish the Intellectual Underpinnings of Social Emergency Medicine” online. You’ll find a repository of work that will help you improve the health and lives of your patients by incorporating social context into your practice. Read the supplement.