HIMSS Early Careerists Webinar: Population Health Measures for Utilization in Value-Based Health Care

Apr 17, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm CDT
Virtual Event

Speaker: Linda Nikpour, DNP, RN-BC, CAHIMS, Assistant Professor, Director of Healthcare Informatics and Quality Transformation, Madonna University

Dr. Linda Nikpour received her Doctorate in Nursing Practice from Waynesburg University in Waynesburg, PA and her master’s degree in Healthcare Informatics from The University of Colorado-Denver. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Iowa and is board-certified in Nursing Informatics and through HIMSS.

Session Description:

This webinar will focus on describing five different categories of population health measures that are creating incentives to move healthcare upstream in the current value-based health care environment.

  • Describe five categories of population health measures that can move healthcare upstream
  • Identify population health indicators that measure community-level care and practice-based examples that are applicable to population health
  • List examples of context-changing interventions that can impact population health in the future