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Epidemiology

According to the World Health Organisation Health is something enjoyed by the few since it is defined as:

‘a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity’

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The GDP Center Announces the Human Capital Initiative

Boston University’s Global Development Policy Center (GDP Center) is excited to propose the Human Capital Initiative (HCI). In line with the GDP Center’s mission to advance policy-oriented research for financial stability, human well-being, and environmental sustainability, the HCI will inform policy and solutions in three areas of human capital: population health, education and productivity, and institutions and development. 711 more words

Collaboration

Designing systems for multi morbidity

Multi Morbidity – Its all about population management blended with a personalised approach – two sides of the same coin

I’ve blogged plenty on the importance of multi morbidity. 1,504 more words

Population Health

The Road From Volume-To-Value: The Pivotal Role of Population Health

By Fred Goldstein, MS and Gregg Masters, MPH

Two macro trends are converging to further season and ultimately catalyze the transformation of the American healthcare enterprise: the predominant… 657 more words

Aco

The flat of the curve. Do you want more health, or health care.

Spoiler alert – If you want more health spend less on heath care and more on upstream interventions.

Controversial, and I’d expect grief for this one. 968 more words

Collateral Damage and the Coming Immigration Raids

A report from the San Francisco Gate indicates that immigration officials may soon try to arrest up to 1,500 undocumented people in the Bay Area of California (“Feds planning massive Northern California immigration sweep to strike against sanctuary laws”). 472 more words

Population Health