This is a recording of the Adobe Connect Webinar that was held on March 28, 2016. A link will be sent to you within 10 minutes of registering. Please check your junk/spam folder if you have not received the confirmation in that time period.
Primary Target Audience: Public health professionals working a variety of public health settings including all levels of governmental public health, nonprofit organizations, healthcare and academia.
Population Health is the term du jour in healthcare. The session will explore the operational approach driving the most recent evolution in clinical care contrasted with recent trends in public health. Tenets of population health including the transition from volume pricing to value based payments and how this impacts the delivery of care will be covered. The evolving public health issues and financing of public good programs contrast with the medical delivery system in the U.S. The evaluation of population health performance includes a mix of conventional and new measures. These discussions summarize the tension and contrast for innovative approaches to public health vs. population health as the latest in a series of experiments to dampen the medical inflation and long term condition increases in prevalence within the U.S. economy.
Learning objectives: By the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
* State working definitions of population health and public health
* Summarize key developing and supporting agencies as well as expected impacts of initiatives in population health and public health
* Identify the challenges and data issues related to performance measurement within Population Health and Public Health landscapes
* Describe the similarities and differences concerning key principles of population intervention design and resource allocations for population health and public health
Presenters: John Vena, PhD is the Founding Chair of the Dept of Public Health Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC). He currently serves on the SC Clinical and Translational Research Institute Workforce Development & Training Committee and is the Director of the SC PHTC. Philip Smeltzer, PhD joined MUSC in October 2014 as the Program Administrator, Total Population Health. He is responsible for health improvement activities and strategies for patient populations served by MUSC Health.
This is a recording of the Adobe Connect Webinar that was held on March 28, 2016. You will receive a link to the recording within 10 minutes after you register. If you have not received an email with the link, please check your spam/junk folder.
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