Population Health

This online module provides interactive content to increase clinicians' understanding of population health concepts, approaches, and policies, A case study is included for practical application of concepts and strategies.

Target Audience

Clinicians and team members within the clinical setting - MD, PA, Nursing and students in these programs at Duke.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this module, participants will be able to:

  • Identify determinants of health.
  • Define populations, population health management and public health.
  • Distinguish subpopulations from within larger populations.
  • Discuss the role of public policy in health and a community health crisis. 
  • Apply key steps of a population health model (assessment, intervention and evaluation) to both individuals and populations.
  • Utilize public data sources available to clinicians to address community health crises.
  • Analyze the impact of a community health crisis on the workflow in a clinician’s office.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance
Registration Opens: 
10/15/2018
Registration Expires: 
10/15/2019
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Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Registration Opens: 
10/15/2018
Registration Expires: 
10/15/2019
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