Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Integrating Population Health Principles into Practice.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The field of palliative care (PC) has spent the past decade demonstrating that it improves outcomes for patients, clinicians, and health systems. Forward-thinking organizations preparing for a reimbursement system rooted in value have built robust inpatient PC programs and are rapidly moving toward the outpatient and community settings as well. As PC programs get larger and are increasingly tasked with leading a wide variety of diverse initiatives, population health principles can help to focus programs on high-value activities. This article, written by population health researchers and PC clinicians, seeks to provide PC teams nationally with a variety of population health strategies and tools to guide PC delivery throughout the health system and beyond.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Check, DK; Kaufman, BG; Kamal, AH; Casarett, DJ

Published Date

  • April 2020

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 23 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 568 - 572

PubMed ID

  • 32176563

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1557-7740

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1089/jpm.2020.0100


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States