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Aims & Scope

Population Health Management provides comprehensive, authoritative strategies for improving the systems and policies that affect health care quality, access, and outcomes, ultimately improving the health of an entire population. The Journal delivers essential research on a broad range of topics including the impact of social, cultural, economic, and environmental factors on health care systems and practices.

Population Health Management coverage includes:

  • Clinical case reports and studies on managing major public health conditions
  • Compliance programs
  • Health economics
  • Outcomes assessment
  • Provider incentives
  • Health care reform
  • Resource management
  • Return on investment (ROI)
  • Health care quality
  • Care coordination

Population Health Management is under the editorial leadership of Editor-in-Chief David B. Nash, MD, MBA, Jefferson College of Population Health, and other leading investigators. View the entire editorial board.

Audience: Managed care executives; HMO/PPO and Medicaid/Medicare professionals; population health researchers and specialists; and health care finance specialists; among others


  • PubMed/MEDLINE
  • PubMed Central
  • Scopus
  • Current Contents®/Clinical Medicine
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
  • EMBASE/Excerpta Medica
  • CINAHL® database
  • CAB Abstracts
  • Global Health
  • SafetyLit
The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.

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