This course defines and discusses DIY medicine, the Quantified Self, and mHealth, including the types of tools available and the challenges of incorporating these approaches in clinical care.
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This course introduces you to how the current fee-for-service payment system works and why and how the business of healthcare is changing. The unit will define the concepts of value, and value-based care as well as consumer empowerment.
This course provides an overview and introduction to the field of population health and the application of health IT and informatics to population health. This unit compares and contrasts the field of population health to public health and to clinical practice.
One of the key steps in population health is assessment and prediction of the risk or health status of the population and identification of those with greatest needs. This unit explores this key step from both a conceptual and practical basis, and it offers a detailed case study using one widely applied population health risk analytic tool that makes use of electronic health care data to help support a wide range of population health activities.