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MMHA 6520 Health Informatics and Population Health Analytics: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

MMHA 6520 Course Readings

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Blake, H., & Gartshore, E. (2016). Workplace wellness using online learning tools in a healthcare setting. Nurse Education in Practice, 20, 70–75. doi: 10.1016/j.nepr.2016.07.00

Carmichael, J. M., Meier, J., Robinson, A., Taylor, J., Higgins, D. T., & Patel, S. (2017). Leveraging electronic medical record data for population health management in the Veterans Health Administration: Successes and lessons learned. American Journal pf Health-System Pharmacy, 74(18), 1447–1459. doi: 10.2146/ajhp161048

D’Antoni, D., Smith, L., Auyeung, V., & Weinman, J. (2017). Psychosocial and demographic predictors of adherence and non-adherence to health advice accompanying air quality warning systems: A systematic review. Environmental Health, 16, 100. doi: 10.1186/s12940-017-0307-4

Hibbard, J. H., Greene, J., Sacks, R. M., Overton, V., & Parrotta, C. (2017). Improving population health management strategies: Identifying patients who are more likely to be users of avoidable costly care and those more likely to develop a new chronic disease. Health Services Research, 52(4), 1297–1309. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.12545

Knight, J., Wells, S., Marshall, R., Exeter, D., & Jackson, R. (2017). Developing a synthetic national population to investigate the impact of different cardiovascular disease risk management strategies: A derivation and validation study. PLoS One, 12(4), e0173170. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0173170

Kumpel, E., Peletz, R., Bonham, M., Fay, A., Cock-Esteb, A., & Khush, R. (2015). When are mobile phones useful for water quality data collection? An analysis of data flows and ICT applications among regulated monitoring Institutions in sub-Saharan Africa. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(9), 10846–10860. doi: 10.3390/ijerph120910846

Nickel, N. C., Warda, L., Kummer, L., Chateau, J., Heaman, M., Green, C., . . . Shaw, S. (2017). Protocol for establishing an infant feeding database linkable with population-based administrative data: A prospective cohort study in Manitoba, Canada. BMJ Open, 7(10), e017981. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017981.

Perlman, S. E., McVeigh, K. H., Thorpe, L. E., Jacobson, L., Greene, C. M., & Gwynn, R. C. (2017). Innovations in population health surveillance: Using electronic health records for chronic disease surveillance. American Journal of Public Health, 107(6), 853–857. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.303813

Rocha, L. E. C., Thorson, A. E., & Lambiotte, R. (2015). The non-linear health consequences of living in larger cities. Journal of Urban Health, 92(5), 785–799. doi: 10.1007/s11524-015-9976-x

Rowland, T., Nielsen-Farrell, J., Church. K., & Riddell, B. (2017). Technology-enabled population health management: Two communities’ use of an electronic care alert system. PM&R, 9(5S), S75–S84. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2017.02.006

Other Readings

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