September 2, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm America/Chicago Timezone
Stacie Fredenburg
Elderly couple conversation with case worker
Spectra Support on a Case-by-Case Basis
September 2, 2021 | 12:00 PM CT

⇒ Best Practice Briefs have been recorded and can be accessed on the South Dakota Foundation for Medical Care Web site.

Spectra Health has fully embraced its integrated model by including social services within the health care team and expectation of care within the clinic. By offering social services support to all community members, Spectra Health was able to increase access to care and reduce health disparities caused by social determinants of health.

Kayla Hochstetler, LMSW, social services manager for Spectra Health in Grand Forks, ND, will review the impact of the case management model for the community and share best practices and ongoing improvement efforts.


  • Discuss Spectra’s case management model
  • Explain the value of community partnerships
  • Describe the team and each member’s role

The Best Practice Briefs are hosted by the South Dakota Foundation for Medical Care in partnership with the Great Plains Quality Innovation Network