Population Heath Case Study

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Population heath and the assessment of health for communities, groups and, individuals have gained great attention over the past few years. The rapid change in health care as a result of legislation and health care reform has led organizations to rethink the way in which health care is delivered. With the transition of care from inpatient to outpatient, health care organization are now focused on population health, the prevention of preventable illness and hospitalizations (Schifferdecker et al., 2015). A health assessments provide health care organization with valuable information regarding where to focus their efforts. This paper will review the key elements of a health assessments for individuals, specific groups, and communities. It
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