Population Health Essentials 2022

January 31, 2022 to February 2, 2022


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Population Health Essentials is a 3-day introductory program that provides a comprehensive overview of population health. It outlines the fundamentals necessary to improve outcomes and reduce costs. Through case studies and real-life workforce applications, participants will review and analyze key areas of population health. Participants will learn how a population health perspective affects healthcare priorities in the areas of transitions of care/care coordination, prevention, public health and health policy and how implementing a population health strategy can improve health outcomes, reduce costs, improves provider and patient engagement and satisfaction. 

Topics include: Value Based Care, SDOH and Health Equity, Quality & Safety, Health Economics, Data Analytics, Pop Health Management


To register, visit the College of Population Health.

Successful Completion

To successfully complete this activity, the required evaluation must be completed by the following dates. Thereafter, the evaluation will no longer be available and credits will not be issued. 

Physicians/Nurses/Other Healthcare Professionals: The required evaluation must be completed by Thursday, March 17, 2022.

Pharmacists: The required evaluation must be completed by Wednesday, March 2, 2022. The shorter completion date is to allow for time to upload into CPD Monitor.

Target Audience

Healthcare professionals, leaders and stakeholders from across the healthcare industry.

Learning Objectives

Following this educational activity, learners will be able to:

  1. Examine the role of key stakeholders and their complex interrelationships on population health outcomes in the US healthcare system.
  2. Describe the population health paradigm.
  3. Identify models and strategies for population health management and creating a culture of wellness.
  4. Examine the economic concept of risk as it applies to healthcare.
  5. Apply risk management theory to population health management.
  6. Discuss the impact that social determinants of health have on health outcomes .
  7. Discuss interventions that reduce the impacts of SDOH, improve health outcomes and decrease health care costs.
  8. Explain the necessity for data management and analytics for population health, in care delivery, care coordination, patient engagement and organizational
    decision making.
  9. Discuss the role of quality improvement in the context of population health management.
  10. Define models of care coordination and care management that proactively manage patient care across the continuum.
  11. Describe how diverse healthcare professionals can collaborate and use shared resources to develop strategies that meet the specific health and healthcare needs of their patients and populations 
Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Jefferson College of Population Health
Content Areas: 
Population Health
Course Format: 
Live Webinar
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 19.25 ACPE
  • 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 19.25 Attendance
  • 19.25 CNE
  • 5.50 Patient Safety
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
01/31/2022 - 10:00am EST
Event ends: 
02/02/2022 - 5:30pm EST

Commercial/In-Kind Support

This educational activity received no commercial or in-kind support.


January 31-February 2, 2022 (virtual)
April 4-6 (virtual)
July (TBD)
October 10-12, 2022 (location TBD)


The agenda is subject to change.

Virtual Activity
Zoom login information will be provided to registrants prior to the start of the activity.
United States

Required Hardware/Software

This activity will be using Zoom teleconferencing software. Click here to view the system requirements.


Conflict of interest

Thomas Jefferson University endorses the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education and the policies that supplement the Standards. All planners, faculty, and others in control of educational content are required to disclose all financial relationships with ACCME defined ineligible companies within the past 24 months. Any conflicts of interests have been mitigated prior to this educational activity.

Such disclosures will be available prior to the start of the activity. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.

Exception: According to the Standards, it is not required to identify, mitigate, or disclose relevant financial relationships for any of the following activities:

  1. Accredited education that is non-clinical, such as leadership or communication skills training.
  2. Accredited education where the learner group is in control of content, such as a spontaneous case conversation among peers.
  3. Accredited self-directed education where the learner controls their educational goals and reports on changes that resulted, such as learning from teaching, remediation, or a personal development plan.

Planning Committee

Mitchell Kaminski, MD, MBA-Activity Director
Vittorio Maio, PharmD
Ellen Guarnieri, RN, MHSA, CPHQ, FACHE
Melissa Harowitz


Mitchell Kaminski, MD, MBA
Mary R Cooper, MD, JD
Harm Scherpbier, MD, MS
Mary Jane Osmick, MD
David Sarcone, PhD
Shiva Chandrasekaren, MD

Off‐label/Investigational Use

This activity does not contain information of commercial products/devices that are unlabeled for use or investigational uses of products not yet approved.

Content Disclaimer

The views expressed in this activity are those of the faculty. It should not be inferred or assumed that they are expressing the views of any manufacturer of pharmaceuticals or devices or Thomas Jefferson University.

It should be noted that the recommendations made herein with regard to the use of therapeutic agents, varying disease states, and assessments of risk, are based upon a combination of clinical trials, current guidelines, and the clinical practice experience of the participating presenters. The drug selection and dosage information presented in this activity are believed to be accurate. However, participants are urged to consult all available data on products and procedures before using them in clinical practice.


https://jointaccreditation.org/sites/default/files/JointlyAccreditedProviderTM_0.pngIn support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Designation

Physicians: This educational activity is designated for a maximum of 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: This activity awards 19.25 nursing contact hours.

Pharmacists: This knowledge-based continuing education activity is designated for 19.25 contact hours of continuing education credit. JA4008236-0000-22-002-L04-P

Credits will be uploaded to CPE Monitor within 60 days following the completion of this activity.

This statement contains information provided to NABP from the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) via CPE Monitor®. ACPE policy states paper and/or electronic statements of credit may no longer be distributed directly to learners as proof of ACPE credit. The official record of credit may be located in the learner’s e-profile in CPE Monitor®.

Other Healthcare Professionals: This educational activity is designated for 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Credit count includes .25 credit for completion of the required online evaluation.

Other Credit Type

PA Patient Safety and Risk Credit: This educational activity qualifies for 5.5 PA Patient Safety and Risk credit.

Qualifying Sessions:

Day 1:Quality and Safety 3.0 credit
Day 3: Population Health Management 2.5 credit

Available Credit

  • 19.25 ACPE
  • 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 19.25 Attendance
  • 19.25 CNE
  • 5.50 Patient Safety


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To register for the course, visit the Jefferson College of Population Health.