Dr. Philip Smeltzer from The Medical University of South Carolina demonstrates an interactive simulation that helps physicians adopt a population health mindset.
In this webinar we hear about the fascinating interactive simulation used to train physicians in the principles of population health and to influence healthcare leaders to hire non-MDs into clinical care teams.
By allowing decision makers to experiment with staffing levels, they can see the effects of hiring decisions on clinical outcomes.
Download Dr. Philip Smeltzer's 'Using Simulation to Train Health Care Team Members: Population Health and Value Based Contracting' whitepaper
Dr. Philip Smeltzer is the Program Administrator, Total Population Health and responsible for health improvement activities and strategies for patient populations served by MUSC Health.
Previously Philip was a Managing Consultant, Employer Solutions at Optum for five years. There Philip evaluated health promotion and health management programs for primarily Fortune 100 clients. His academic interests have focused on obesity management and the use of communication techniques to change behavior.