The Healthcare and Human Services Sectors: Resources from an RWJF-funded Project

Cross-sector collaborations facilitate critical pathways for addressing social determinants of health and improving the health of populations. Northeastern University and Health Resources in Action (HRiA) received funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to conduct research to better understand organizational and financial relationships between healthcare entities and human services organizations, and to identify challenges and opportunities related to cross-sector work. The following products emerged from this work:

Project information and contact:

The principal investigator on this project is Jean Flatley McGuire, PhD, MSPH.  Dr. McGuire is a Professor of Practice in the Bouv√© College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University. For information about this project, please email Dr. McGuire at