A Population Health Crash Course

The field of “population health” is one of the most exciting developments in healthcare in the last last 15 odd years. However, actually describing what population health is can be a little tricky. Although I’ve broken it down before in other blog posts, I thought I’d compile some videos that make the meaning of population health a bit more accessible:

For starters, here’s a general overview:

So, you might be thinking, “That sounds a lot like public health.” Here’s the difference:

 

A great video that looks at the social determinants that are so critical to consider in the population health paradigm:

Thanks for viewing.

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