There’s no doubt that social determinants of health are vital to patient health. What’s not so obvious is how clinicians can fit another set of questions or screening tools into the workflow, says Renee Broadbent.
Most providers agree that healthcare should shift from fee-for-service to value-based care. What they don’t agree on is how to measure success when going at-risk with payers or developing a capitation model for payment, says Jared Jeffery.
The relationship between vendors and providers plays a critical role in the success of a population health program, says Bradley Hunter, and it starts with honest communication.
The most effective way to support both patient care beyond the walls of care facilities isn’t with a multitude of solutions, but rather a “single, comprehensive approach to health management,” says Dr. Elaine Goodman.
Although the appeal of AI for many is its potential to solve big, complex problems in healthcare, leaders should focus instead on how it can tackle more “simple” tasks like easing workflow issues, says Warren Whitford.