Describe the Concept of Population Health and elements affecting one’s healthcare status

  1. Describe the concept of Population Health and elements affecting one’s healthcare status.
  2. Your Hospital has 28% readmit rate within 30 days of discharge for patients with diagnosis of Congestive Heart Failure (CHF). Your Hospital will receive a 10% reduction in their reimbursement for all CHF readmits within 30 days.  Outline the process to reduce CHF readmissions (i.e., PDCA).
  3. Discuss how the ACA has affected quality of services to:   Provider  B. Payor  C.  Patient
  4. Value-based healthcare is outcome of 2 components/methods in healthcare. Why is value-based healthcare essential in today’s healthcare industry?
  5. Describe the components in the First Curve and Second Curve in healthcare delivery should have.