About the course
This course covers the challenges faced and solutions created by 21st century health care providers. Physician leaders will study new ideologies on how prevention and quality outcomes are linked to an organization’s bottom line and will explore the latest critical data, pivotal studies and key viewpoints on population health.
Note: This course requires your additional purchase of the book, Health Care Quality: The Clinician’s Primer (ISBN: 978-0978730673). This required resource can be found on Amazon, as well as other similar retailers. Please be sure to order in advance, as you will utilize it throughout your course.
- Key stakeholders in the U.S. health care system and the complex interrelationships that influence population health outcomes
- Strategies for improving population health management
- The concept of risk and how the application of risk management theory can alter population health outcomes
- The application of data analytics and performance measurements tools for improving success
At the completion of this course, participants should be able to:
- Identify the key stakeholders in the U.S. health care system and the complex interrelationships that influence population health outcomes.
- Explore the intricacies of the population health paradigm, including strategies for improving tomorrow's population health management.
- Examine the economic concept of risk and how the application of risk management theory can alter population health outcomes..
- Review the application of data analytics and performance measurement tools for improving success. .
- Explain the role of quality improvement in the context of population health management.
- Describe how a population health perspective can affect health care priorities in the areas of prevention, public health and health policy.
- Identify the significance of managing dimensions of wellness in longterm human health.
Method of Participation
To complete this program successfully and claim credit, participants must follow these steps:
- Read the educational objectives provided on the course summary page.
- Attend the sessions or watch all the video lectures for this course (if applicable).
- Read any course materials and complete any required activities.
- Complete the course evaluation and post-test via your dashboard on the Association website. Successful completion of a given activity’s post-test requires a minimum 75% passing score prior to claiming CME credit, with three attempts allowed.
- CME certificates will be available for printing after claiming CME credit.
- Estimated time for course completion is equivalent to the CME credit hours.
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.