“When I heard Sol Aronson, speak about perioperative medicine as ‘population health’, for me, it was like a eureka moment because our platform within Michigan is really an unmatched place to kind of realize that vision.”

This piece asks the question; “why do we need perioperative medicine”? The answer is illustrated with a real success story where practitioners realise the value proposition it unlocks for their patients every day. Hear how it is achieved and why it is so important.

Presented by Desiree Chappell with her guests Jim Grant, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Mike Englesbe, Darling Sr. & Cyrenus G. Darling Jr. Professor of Surgery, Michigan.

If you enjoyed this piece you’ll love TopMedTalk’s exclusive and ground breaking series POET: Perioperative Enhancement Team “Perioperative medicine is population health”: https://topmedtalk.libsyn.com/poet-601-perioperative-medicine-is-population-health