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Mission

  • Promoting a cost - effective citizen - centric focus across the care continuum.
  • Convening healthcare stakeholders across the care continuum to share and integrate practice models for cost- effective care delivery to the masses.
  • Emphasizing the importance of both healthful behaviors and evidence based care in preventing and managing chronic conditions.
  • Promoting cost-efficient quality standards and definition of key components of wellness, disease and where appropriate case management and care coordination programs as well as support services and materials.
  • Identifying, researching, sharing and encouraging innovative approaches and best practices care delivery and management models.
  • Establishing consensus based outcomes measures and demonstrating health, satisfaction and financial improvements achieved through wellness, disease and case management and care coordination programs.
  • Supporting delivery system models that assure appropriate care for chronic conditions and coordination among all healthcare providers including strategies such as the Chronic Care Model, the physician led medical home concept and the disease management model.
  • Encouraging the widespread adoption and interoperability of health information technologies.
  • Advocating the principles and benefits of population health improvement to public health officials including state and central government entities.
  • Underscoring the level of commitment to population health improvement and timeframes necessary to realize the full benefits.