Health Systems Science Subject Exam - Content Outline

Core Domains

Health Care Economics and Policy (8%–12%)

Health Care Structures and Processes (13%–17%)

High-value Care (including Patient Safety) (23%–27%)

Informatics 8%–12% Quality Improvement (13%–17%)


Cross-cutting Domains

Evidence-based Practice (18%–22%)

Leadership and Change Management (8%–12%)

Patient-centered Care (18%–22%)

Systems Thinking (28%–32%)

Teamwork and Communication (18%–22%)


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