Social History Template
About the Tool
The Social History Template is a 7- or 8-item questionnaire that addresses needs in 3 domains (economic stability, neighborhood/physical environment, and food).
Read about development of the tool:
Identifying and treating a substandard housing cluster using a medical-legal partnership
Beck AF, Klein MD, Schaffzin JK, Tallent V, Gillam M, Kahn RS. Identifying and treating a substandard housing cluster using a medical-legal partnership. Pediatr. 2012;130(5):831-8.
Beck AF, Klein MD, Kahn RS. Identifying social risk via a clinical social history embedded in the electronic health record. Clin Pediatr. 2012;51(10):972-7.
Klein MD, Beck AF, Henize AW, Parrish DS, Fink EE, Kahn RS. Doctors and lawyers collaborating to HeLP children--outcomes from a successful partnership between professions. J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2013;24(3):1063-73.