Copyright 2016 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
Spurred by a rapidly changing health care landscape, many academic health systems are reconfiguring to move beyond individual patient care to population-specific management. During this time of transition, academic health systems also have a compelling opportunity to significantly advance broader population-wide health improvement efforts using nominal additional resources. Capitalizing on this opportunity requires systems to refocus on their ultimate mission of improving health and to collaborate with an expanded set of partners to address the diverse factors determining health in their communities.
Washington AE, Coye MJ, Boulware LE. Academic Health Systems’ Third Curve: Population Health Improvement. JAMA. 2016;315(5):459–460. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.18550
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.
Create a personal account or sign in to: