Population Health oversees preventive care services with the focus on wellness across the lifespan, as well as measuring the effectiveness of the quality of healthcare delivered within the clinic. Population Health oversees Healthcare Effectiveness and Information Set (HEDIS) Management. HEDIS includes precisely defined health measures to keep our military members & their families well. The health measures are consistent with those used by leading healthcare systems & fit the national definition of Access, Safety, & Quality Care. Key HEDIS Measures: Breast Cancer Screening (beginning at age 40), Cervical Cancer Screening (beginning at age 21), Chlamydia Screening, Colon Cancer Screening (baseline is recommended at age 50), Diabetes Care, Well-Child Visits, Low Back Pain Imaging
Health promotion/disease prevention services
- Patients are tracked to ensure appropriate healthcare screenings are met and healthcare care management is optimal. Patients can expect phone calls, patient reminder letters, or TOL Secure Messaging messages covering these topics.
- Individual Patient Education and Pre Procedure Counseling Visits available by the Primary Care Provider/Team.
Our goal is to create a collaborative approach comprising of the healthcare team and you, the patient, to promote disease prevention and optimize wellness.