Published by the National Association of Community Health Centers, Community Health Forum® Magazine is the only national publication dedicated exclusively to news and issues surrounding health care delivery to the medically underserved and the community-based health care providers whose mission is to serve them. RCHN CHF staff write a regular column called “ HIT connections” for the magazine.
- IT Systems Considerations for Disaster Preparedness and Management
David Hartzband and Feygele Jacobs discuss the risk assessment and planning aspects of disaster preparedness and management. The article focuses on IT systems and infrastructure issues that are essential to operational recovery for health centers and safety net providers.
- Population Health Approaches to Improving Rural Health
In this article, Feygele Jacobs, DrPH, and David Hartzband, DSc, discuss population health approaches to improving rural health.
- Population Health Management
Considerations for selecting and adopting population health products to support and improve care management and analytics are discussed in this column by David Hartzband and Feygele Jacobs.
- Understanding Data as an Asset, Not a Luxury
Feygele Jacobs and David Hartzband review the data implications of MACRA, MIPS and APM. In a rapidly transformation health care system, data awareness and strong information management capacity are essential to community health centers.