Psychosocial and SDOH Screening Questions

PHQ-2 score
“Over the past 2 weeks, how often have you been bothered by any of the following problems?Options: not at all = 0, several days = 1, more than half the days = 2, nearly every day = 3
 • Little interest or pleasure in doing things?Score ≥3: positive
 • Feeling down, depressed, or hopeless?”Score 0–2: negative
Self-perceived health literacy
“Do you feel confident when you read or fill out medical forms?”Options: yes, no
Self-perceived impact of physical or mental health on daily activities
“How many days in the last month did poor physical or mental health prevent you from doing your usual activities (self-care, work, play)?”Options: less than 2 weeks (14 days), more than 2 weeks (14 days)
Family or friend support
“Do you have family or friends you can rely on or ask for help?”Options: always, often, sometimes, never
Food source insecurity
“In the past 2 months, we worried whether our food would run out before we got to buy more.”Options: never true, sometimes true, often true, don’t know