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Tag: Population Health Management

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Tips for starting a population health management system

Nov. 1, 2021 / By Felisha Bochantin

Population health is central for health care providers and payers striving to improve quality of care and lower costs. Population health is defined as “the health outcomes of a group […]

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A Stratified Population – New book on population health management

June 25, 2020 / By Alessandra Di Maio

Having the right information is key in population health decision making. Finding the appropriate granularity within a health dataset and generating comprehensive forecasts to determine the clinical needs of a […]

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Moving from “the data is wrong” to “all data is flawed but still useful”

April 12, 2017 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Value-based purchasing and population health management are supposed to change aspects of the relationship between insurers (health plans) and providers (accountable care organizations, health systems, etc).  New contracts are supposed […]

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Toward a more comprehensive understanding of people and populations: New tools and approaches

Feb. 15, 2017 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

With HIMSS17 around the corner, I’ve been thinking about advances in technology and data and the history of silos and systems in healthcare delivery. Optimizing a part of a complex […]

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First steps in population health management: Setting up a population health management team

Aug. 3, 2016 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Let’s assume you’re about to sign a contract to manage a population of several thousand. The goal of the contract is to improve care delivery, improve outcomes and reduce the […]

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The value of measuring complex outcomes

Feb. 1, 2016 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Improving the rate of mammography or colorectal cancer screening for appropriate individuals is a good thing. I suspect that my experience in practice was similar to others: Our group would […]

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Lifestyle improvement: An untapped resource in population health

Dec. 4, 2015 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

The recent report describing a decline in new cases of diabetes is good news. An article about it in The New York Times does a nice job describing the lifestyle […]

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Article: The Magic Ingredient in Population Health

With Barbara Aubry, RN

From disease management to chronic care management to managed care and capitation, numerous initiatives over the past two decades have tried to promote better outcomes. So will the results be […]

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Social Determinants of Health- Are They Still Relevant?

Aug. 17, 2015 / By Steve Delaronde

What is the impact of the social determinants of health, such as income, education and occupation, as U.S. health care moves from volume to value-based care with a focus on […]

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Population Health Management and the Annual Physical Exam

May 4, 2015 / By Steve Delaronde

Population Health Management (PHM) is the application of specific interventions and approaches within a healthcare delivery system designed to improve and maintain the health of a population. PHM strategies should […]

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eGuide: Population health management: A bridge between fee for service and value-based care

Shifting from volume to value might seem daunting, but there are strategies and tools to ease the transition.