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Population Health Management for Residents

  • Robert J. FortunaEmail author
  • Halle G. Sobel
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Abstract

In 2008, the Institutes for Health Improvement (IHI) identified improving the health of populations as one of the core elements of the “triple aim” for improving the US healthcare system. To address the triple aim and evolving realities of the US healthcare system, residency training programs must embrace the dual responsibility of training residents in direct patient care and population-based management. Population medicine has since become a vital component of primary care and residency training.

Keywords

Population medicine Population health Panel management Dashboards 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of RochesterRochesterUSA
  2. 2.The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of VermontBurlingtonUSA

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