Understanding Patient Segmentation and How it Adds Value to Your Population Health Strategy

Healthcare needs-based population segmentation is a promising approach for enabling the development and evaluation to help system users understand and address health needs within their populations.

Read this interview with Klaus Lemke from the Center for Population Health IT, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health for information on a new patient segmentation tool, Patient Need Groups (PNGs). Dr. Lemke discusses patient segmentation and explains how organizations can apply PNGs and care modifiers to improve outcomes within their populations.