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Population Health: Capital and Lower Case “P”

The term “population health” entered my vernacular in the late nineties when I was a new pediatric department chief and our hospital director of quality introduced me to the term. 806 more words

Organizational Leadership

The Belles of Women’s Health

“Living in a rural community comes with wonderful benefits and some challenges,” says Eileen Beeso, both a resident and nurse practitioner of Newfoundland and Labrador’s beautiful Bell Island – home of three communities on the Avalon Peninsula. 970 more words

Making A Difference

POPULATION HEALTH: How many complex patients?

Data on complex patients are provided based on an analysis done by PricewaterhouseCoopers of data collected in the federal government’s 2013 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey… 91 more words

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PopHealth Week Now Available on iTunes

You can now download all of the episodes of PopHealth Week on iTunes. Future episodes will be added as they are recorded.  Please have a listen, subscribe and rate the show. 20 more words

Population Health

what is the opioid crisis? a canadian perspective

If you’ve tuned into the news recently, then you might have heard about the opioid crisis that’s gripping North America. In recent years, it’s become clear that the US and Canada are facing a serious substance abuse problem, with deaths due to opioid overdoses alarmingly high. 430 more words

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