Building Blocks for a Successful PHM Network

The ongoing ACO model shift underscores the need for a population health information infrastructure that enables community-wide care coordination and obtains the buy-in and trust of key stakeholders. Organizations need to address many steps to assure better population health including:

1) Determining the level of risk the ACO model can manage;

2) Linking the clinical network with an IT platform that promotes coordination of care and guideline compliance including support of clinical data integration and risk management;

3) Analytics beyond basic reporting;

4) Cost drivers;

5) Scalability; and

6) Patient and provider engagement.

Part one of this webinar series provided strategies and actionable steps that will enable industry stakeholders to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.