Health Systems

The goal is to educate the next generation of physician-innovators to become systems thinkers working in collaborative health care teams within the broader health care system. 

What is Health Systems?

 According to the American Medical Association, Health Systems can be described as the understanding of how care is delivered, how health care professionals work together to deliver that care, and how the health system can improve patient care and health care delivery.

Health Systems 8 Core Domains

  1. Patient Experience and Context
  2. Health Care Structure and Process
  3. Health Care Policy, Economics, and Ethics
  4. Value in Health Care
  5. Clinical Informatics and Technology
  6. Health Systems Improvement
  7. Leadership, Interprofessional Education and Collaborations
  8. Population Health/Public Health/Social Determinants of Health

Health Sytems Thread Director

Grace Park

Grace Lee Park, MD
CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, MED EDUC FAC,
Biomedical and Translational Sciences
BLOCK 1 DIRECTOR
HEALTH SYSTEMS THREAD DIRECTOR

 

Contact

Carle Illinois College of Medicine
Medical Sciences Building
506 S. Mathews Ave. Room 241
Urbana, IL 61801
217.244.5124 | gleepark@illinois.edu
medicine.illinois.edu/

STAFF PHYSICIAN, McKinley Health Center

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
1109 South Lincoln Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
www.mckinley.illinois.edu