Population Health

If your healthcare organization is developing population health management strategies, or is considering updating existing population health programs, Quality Healthcare Partners (Quality) can help.  Quality specializes in assisting healthcare organizations in transforming their business operations.

Hospital systems, Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), provider groups, employers, and health plans are at different stages of population health management. As more organizations are moving from fee-for-service to value-based healthcare, it is critical to have a comprehensive population health strategy either under development or operational.

Quality has a broad range of services and resources available to support your population health program – to get you started or to help you in progress. Our Population Health Management consulting services include the following:

  • Assessing and evaluating population health risks
  • Identifying and implementing appropriate population health risk interventions
  • Developing wellness programs for populations
  • Assisting with selection and validation of health risk assessment tools available for population subgroups (i.e. children, adults, Medicare/Medicaid recipients and specific conditions, etc.)
  • Identifying and implementing best population analytic and/or care management software
  • Creating and planning for specialized populations such as comprehensive hospital system cancer programs
  • Developing hospital system integrated population programs to reduce avoidable readmissions and achieve better clinical outcomes for both medical and surgical conditions
  • Preparing population healthcare organizations for NCQA or URAC case management, disease management, or wellness accreditation
  • Evaluating Telemedicine and Telehealth Services
  • Evaluating, developing, and implementing effective care coordination, utilization management, or case management programs
  • Selection, appropriate use, and implementation of clinical protocols
  • Providing Care Team Staff Analyses
  • Evaluating whether to purchase or build a drug therapy management program for population health
  • Assistance developing and implementing a paramedic healthcare outreach program with ROI
  • Building a preferred skilled nursing and home health coalition

Benefits to Your Organization:

  • Learn from experts who have successfully accomplished Population Health Management
  • Address organizational and technical concerns by bringing objective and experienced expertise to work side-by-side with your people
  • Implement a population health strategy appropriate to the unique needs of your organization
  • Assessing your readiness for nationally recognized accreditation programs