Dear Friends:

Welcome to the website of the Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI), a not-for-profit organization dedicated to expanding house call practices throughout the nation. Our work focuses on bringing you the knowledge, perspective and experience of leading experts in field, educating and guiding you and other professionals in the rewarding practice of home-based primary care (HBPC).

As a practicing physician with 30 years of experience, I have dedicated my career to HBPC, personally making over 32,000 house calls. I understand the difference home-based care makes in patient lives and the value it brings to the health care industry. It’s one of the many reasons I founded this organization and passionately support the growth of HBPC in our communities.

As you browse these pages, I encourage you to engage with HCCI. Read more about HBPC, take a class, download a podcast or call us to discuss the benefits of education and training. Together, we can improve our nation’s health care as leaders in this innovative model of care.


Thomas Cornwell, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI)