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Kaiser Permanente Launches EHR Integrated Social Health Network to Address SDoH

May 7, 2019


Kaiser Permanente is partnering with social coordination platform Unite Us to launch a comprehensive health network called Thrive Local. The social health network will connect healthcare and social services providers to address the pressing social needs including housing, food, safety, utilities and more for millions of people across the United States.

In addition to being integrated into Kaiser Permanente’s Epic electronic health record (EHR) system to comprehensively serve its members, Thrive Local’s network of resources will also be made available to community-based organizations to efficiently reach the broadest possible group of those in need.

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