HEALTHCARE PARTNERS AROUND THE TABLE


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Role of Public Health:

  • Help to increase awareness of chronic disease and management
  • Be a convener to help bring partners together (healthcare teams / Pharmacy / Quality Improvement orgs, health information technology, payers)
  • Share Information (national and state initiatives / programs)
  • Promote the implementation of healthcare policies to support quality, value, and improved population health outcomes, and to reduce health disparities
  • Promote health prevention and chronic disease self-management by supporting a multi-disciplinary team approach
  • Can provide technical assistance to programs in reviewing quarterly data by utilizing staff evaluators and epidemiologists to assist with data interpretation
  • Provide scientific expertise on evidence-based interventions
  • Provides clout and importance to interventions