Certificate Readings - Quality Improvement and Health Systems


Competency 5.1: Understand the various ways the term "population health" can be defined.

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Competency 5.2:  Understand  how quality improvement can be applied to improve care of underserved populations. 


Competency 5.3:  Demonstrate how to use health care data to address scientific, political, ethical or social health issues.


Competency 5.4:  Understand the structure of the Medicaid delivery system and identify strategies to finance  projects in safety net settings.


Competency 5.5:  Understand how new technologies can be employed to facilitate community health improvement.


Competency 5.6: Understand approaches to evaluation for systems-based change in safety net settings.