After the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act  of 2010, health care organizations have been faced with significant  challenges in providing quality care to all Americans.  also encourages health care organizations to focus on the relevance of  social determinants and health  status.                                                                                                                                                

Take on the role of the administrator of a community hospital in your  area. You would like to implement a strategic plan to improve the  health status of your community. Select a vulnerable population in your  area affected by a disease or condition. Examples include aging,  COVID-19, diabetes, Ebola, heart disease, opioid epidemics, Zikavirus,  and so on. Write a three- to five-page paper that details your strategic  plan.

In your paper,

  • Describe the population, including demographics and risk factors that determine health in this population.
  • Explain the disease or condition prevalent in this population.
  • Identify access and barriers to health care and treatment options  for this population, including local, state, and federal policies  regulating control and prevention of your selected disease or condition  in this population.
  • Propose at least three strategies to improve the health of the selected population.
  • Develop at least three key indicators to measure the success of your proposed population health management.
  • Support your response with a minimum of three scholarly sources that were published in the last 5 years.

Help with three to five double-spaced pages in length


Population Health Management