ZIP Code Is Destiny

What is population health? Start with this: 85% of a population’s well-being is due to factors outside of quality of care, says David B. Nash, MD, MBA, the founding dean of the Jefferson School of Population Health at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. “Population health is all about what goes on outside of the four walls of the hospital or the four walls of the doctor’s office.”

Watch the full interview with Dr. Nash or read the edited transcript.