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Research on Social Prescribing from Ontario Hospital Association

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This file, titled "Research on Social Prescribing by The Ontario Hospital Association" contains valuable research on the positive outcomes of social prescribing. Social prescribing is an approach to care that connects individuals with non-medical forms of support and assistance, such as exercise classes, cooking classes, or art therapy, in order to improve their physical and mental well-being. The research in this file, conducted by the Ontario Hospital Association, provides evidence of the effectiveness of social prescribing in addressing the social determinants of health and wellbeing. The findings of this research can be used to inform and support the implementation of social prescribing programs within healthcare organizations. The file will be useful for healthcare professionals, researchers, policymakers and other stakeholders in the field of social prescribing. It provides a comprehensive analysis of the benefits and outcomes of social prescribing, and serves as a valuable resource for anyone interested in understanding how social prescribing can improve the overall well-being of individuals."


  • By

    Ontario Hospital Association

  • Published

    Mar 15, 2023

  • Subject Area
    • Education, Recreation, & Arts
    • Food & Nutritional Support
    • Physical Activity
    • Food Security and Nutritional Supports
    • General Health and Wellness
    • Information, Referral, & Advocacy
    • Mental Health and Wellness
    • Social Connectedness / Social Isolation
  • Audience
    • Academics
    • Funders
    • Service Providers (Non-profits, Community Organizations, Local government)
    • Caregivers, Seniors & Volunteers
    • Government
    • Health Authorities
    • Government (Politicians, Policy Makers) and Health Authorities
  • Category


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