- 3 years ago
We’re continuing our discussion on Population Health on our podcast, the HIT Breakdown. Today we’re going to answer the question, “Do I need to buy additional tools to implement a population health program?”
Because we’re going to look at what Epic offers in this area, we brought in Nordic consultant Jake Aleckson, who has excellent practical experience with Epic and population health. Jake is joined by Susan Marks, the director of population health at Amati Health.
If you want to talk about population health or other challenges related to getting the most out of your EHR, please contact us. We’d enjoy the conversation.
[01:25] - Why are people developing tools within Epic (instead of outside of Epic)?
[02:00] - What is Epic’s Healthy Planet?
[02:48] - Review of five-step population health program
[04:15] - What does Healthy Planet offer in terms of identifying your population (Step 1)?
[04:45] - What is a registry?
[06:00] - Can you build custom registries beyond what Epic