Universiteit Leiden
Population Health: Fundamentals of Population Health Management
Universiteit Leiden

Population Health: Fundamentals of Population Health Management

Taught in English

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Roos van der Vaart
Marc Bruijnzeels

Instructors: Roos van der Vaart


(43 reviews)

18 hours to complete
3 weeks at 6 hours a week
Flexible schedule
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What you'll learn

  • You will understand the value transformation in healthcare

  • You will get to know the distinctive essentials of Population Health Management

  • You will understand the contribution of health behaviour to individual health outcomes

  • You will understand that the complex nature of healthcare impacts implementation and evaluation of Population Health Management enterprises.

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There are 5 modules in this course

Welcome to Fundamentals of Population Health Management! In this module you will get to know what the scope is of this course and you will learn how to be successful at online studying.

What's included

2 videos6 readings2 discussion prompts1 plugin

Why Population Health Management? For each change there needs to be some kind of urgency. In this module you will come across the current challenges of modern healthcare. You will start to see how different perspectives on healthcare influence the change in direction.

What's included

7 videos1 reading3 quizzes2 discussion prompts

What is Population Health Management? In this module you will learn what Population Health Management is and which different Population Health Management Frameworks are out there. Lastly, you could explain the difference between Population Health Management and public health and epidemiology.

What's included

10 videos1 reading3 quizzes

What is health in Population Health Management? In this module we take a closer look at health. You will see the shift in the definitions of health over time. You will get insights in the factors influencing your health and others' and you will be challenged to promote health in risk groups.

What's included

5 videos3 readings2 quizzes4 discussion prompts

In this module you will understand that the complex nature of healthcare impacts implementation and evaluation of Population Health Management enterprises. First, you will learn the difference about simple, complex and complicated problems. Second, you will discover that that Population Health Management operates in a complex system. Third, you will get to know the consequences for implementation, and lastly, the consequences for evaluation. Ready to start dreaming about your own Population Health Management intervention?

What's included

6 videos1 reading3 quizzes4 discussion prompts


Instructor ratings
4.8 (13 ratings)
Roos van der Vaart
Universiteit Leiden
2 Courses11,288 learners
Marc Bruijnzeels
Universiteit Leiden
1 Course6,714 learners

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