References and Best Practices for Delivering “Street Medicine” (COVID-19 Rapid Response Network)
Source: Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: People experiencing Homelessness
Topics: Homelessness, Housing Support
This document is intended to provide (1) Resources and (2) Best Practices for Street Medicine supporting people experiencing homelessness during COVID-19. Street medicine has been amplified in its importance, providing access to care for individuals experiencing homelessness, and diverting resources away from the emergency room.