Tag Archives: PopHealth

Meet Dr. Charles Chima on PopHealth Week

On PopHealth Week our guest is Charles Chima, MBBS, MSc, DrPH.

Dr. Chima is Director of Graduate Education and Assistant Professor, Population Health at the Bower School of Population Health at the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC).

About Dr. Chima:

Dr. Charles Chima, MBBS, MSc, DrPH, trained as a physician at the University of Nigeria and worked in primary care for two years. He obtained a master of science in epidemiology from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London. He subsequently obtained a doctor of public health degree in health services research and global health and further training in health informatics at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

Dr. Chima is a population health scientist who seeks innovative ways to improve health outcomes and reduce waste in health care using the population health approach. He has led large-scale chronic disease population health initiatives in Houston, and provided advisory services as a consultant to state governments in Nigeria on primary care reform. He was also an HRSA primary care research fellow at the Family and Community Medicine Department, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.

The mission of the Bower School of Population Health at UMMC “is to provide world-class graduate training to prepare the next generation of scientists and health care professionals to improve the health of individuals, populations, and communities through enhancing health care systems and health policies”

 

 

PopHealth Week Banner Asset 15 (2)@3000px

 

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

This Week’s COVID-19 Discussion with Dr. Nick van Terheyden

This week we continue our weekly short COVID-19  update with me and Dr. Nick van Terheyden as we discuss some of the latest findings regarding the Coronavirus and new ideas coming out from the healthcare system to meet the needs of their patients, including the New York City COVID-19 Rapid Response Playbook.

 

 

Leave a comment

Filed under Covid-19, Uncategorized

Weekly Discussion with Dr. Nick van Terheyden on Coronavirus and What Businesses Might Do.

For the next few Monday’s, Dr. Nick van Terheyden and I will be recording a short segment on Coronavirus (SARS COVID-19) providing a clinical update and ideas for businesses and their employees.

 

 

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Interview on Relentless Health Value Podcast

I had the pleasure of being interviewed on the Relentless Health Value podcast where we discussed Population Health and the steps to get it done.  You can catch the podcast here:

 

banner-email-example

Leave a comment

Filed under #SDOH

Meet Dr. Rita Numeroff on PopHealth Week

On this episode of PopHealth Week our guest was Rita Numeroff, PhD of Numeroff and Associates.  We discussed some of the findings from their survey, The State of Population Health: Fourth Annual Numeroff Survey Report; which was released at this  years Population Health Colloquium. Dr. Numeroff had some fascinating insights regarding the slowing down of the move to value-based care and some of the reasons for this.

PopHealthWeek-logo-TWTTR-sq

Dr. Rita Numeroff on PopHealth Week

Here’s some more information on Dr. Numeroff.

Her dedication, leadership, and passion have guided Numerof into its third decade of continuous growth and success.

From the firm’s inception, Rita has focused on developing new business models for rita numeroffcompanies in industries undergoing major market changes. Her work has spanned industries that are critical to global economic growth – financial services, healthcare delivery, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, telecommunications, and major industrial manufacturing. Bringing experience, style, and boundless energy, Rita has applied her expertise to help organizations create and execute successful new strategies in the face of fundamental market shifts.

 

 

Leave a comment

Filed under PopHealth Week