Providing timely, high quality, patient care is no easy feat. In fact, as the healthcare industry continues the shift toward value based care, this job becomes more complex, with growing requirements to monitor the outcomes of both individual patients and the greater patient population into which they fall.
The movement away from fee-for-service, however, doesn’t have to be a burden for staff or a threat to the bottom line. When it comes to managing population health, many obstacles that health systems may face have straightforward solutions.
Download the ebook to learn about five common challenges of population health management and how to overcome them, including:
- Prioritizing the clear definition of key terms within the context of each project
- Assigning separate teams to focus on patient or population health
- Careful, strategic planning with ideal outcomes in mind