National Population Health Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Health System Transformation

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website contains links to frameworks and resources being used by partners across the county, including Washington.

Two key resources:

  • 6/18 Initiative offers proven interventions for costly health conditions, and aligns preventive practices with value based payment and delivery models.
  • High Impact in Five Years (HI-5) highlights non clinical strategies with a track record of demonstrating early return and cost effectiveness.

Prevention Institute: Prevention Approach to Medical High Utilization

The Prevention Institute has identified strategies that are specifically connected to reducing high utilization of medical services. This article is especially helpful in addressing health equity.

National Academies: Roundtable on Population Health Improvement

This site provides access to publications, workshop summaries, and national expertise focused on improving population health.

Recommended article from the Roundtable: Social Determinants of Health 101 for Health care explores what we know – and what we need to learn – about social determinants to achieve better health, better care, and lower cost.