Washington, DC, March 05, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- Population Health Alliance (PHA) announces today that it is inviting high-level, individual leaders in health care to join the charge of effecting relevant advances in health care policy and delivery through innovative Population Health Management strategies and programs.
Population health is at the center of a sweeping transition in the health care industry to value-based care, and every meaningful contributor to the dialogue must take their seat at the table. Over the last two decades of advocacy, coalition building, research, and education, PHA has led a network of Corporate members and partners in raising the profile of population health improvement models as key components of health care transformation.
PHA has expanded its membership with a new category of Professional Membership. Directors and vice presidents of Population Health affiliated with hospitals, provider groups, academic institutions, employers, and regional health plans are eligible to join. PHA’s voting Corporate members key to transforming change in health care include health systems, health plans, employer solutions, academia, biopharma and technology and other solution companies.
“We are pleased to serve as the convener of our nation’s top leaders in Population Health Management for our Corporate members and now for this highly regarded group of Professional individuals who drive daily advancements in population health at the front line,” states Rose Maljanian, Chairman of the Board.
Change begins with peer-to-peer dialogue
Key to the ongoing work of PHA is aggregating voices at the highest level and responding to industry needs and issues with the strength of a broad-based coalition. The association educates key stakeholders and policy makers, and advocates for, and contributes to, shaping policies that prioritize the health and wellbeing of populations through:
· Reducing barriers to high-value workplace health and wellness benefits and programs for employees;
· Ensuring that all individuals have stable access to affordable choices in selecting their health benefits;
· Encouraging community-based efforts and supporting programs that address medical and social determinants to promote health and wellbeing in vulnerable populations;
· Supporting individuals’ active engagement with their care teams and limiting non-care related burdens and distractions for both patients and providers;
· Emphasizing research and quality in the delivery of health and wellness benefits and programs to individuals; and
· Continuously introducing innovative solutions to create positive experiences and outcomes for all individuals.
PHA additionally focuses on quality and research priorities that advance value-based care as a lever under the umbrella of population health management, optimize consumer engagement and experience, and take action on Social Determinants of Health.
PHA Professional Member Benefits
Specific to a Professional Membership in PHA, individuals will benefit from: peer-to-peer dialogues; educational webinars with guest speakers from PHA’s prestigious Board; participation in idea-sharing forums; opportunity to be selected to participate in various forums and surveys; access to exclusive publications and reports; and, discounted registration at PHA events.
Corporate and Professional Membership applications, details about joining PHA, and in-depth information about the Association are available at PopulationHealthAlliance.org
About Population Health Alliance
Population Health Alliance (PHA), a corporate 501(c)6 nonprofit organization, is the industry’s only multi-stakeholder professional and trade association solely focused on population health management, representing stakeholders from across the health care ecosystem that seek to improve health outcomes, optimize the consumer and provider experience and drive affordability.
P.O. Box 73127 | Washington, DC 20056 | Tel: (202) 737-5476 | https://populationhealthalliance.org/