HBPC in the News
Independence At Home – House Committee Markup Discussion
Listen to United States House Committee discussion regarding the effectiveness of home-based primary care, including the efforts of HCCI and Dr. Thomas Cornwell. Independence At Home – House Committee Markup Discussion...
Inclusion of Innovative IAH Home-based Primary Care Medicare Program in CHRONIC Care Act
A May 18, 2017, press release from Senator Edward J. Markey announced the Senate Finance Committee approval of the CHRONIC Care package. Among changes were the extension and expansion of the Independence at Home (IAH) Demonstration program. Specifically, the changes to the IAH program would expand...
Independence at Home (IAH), Medicare's most successful demonstration project to date, receives stellar support from Illinois State Representative Peter Roskam. He credits HCCI Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Thomas Cornwell, with inspiring him to advance this important legislation. In it's first year, IAH reported a remarkable 25 million dollar overall cost savings. Even greater savings are expected in the soon to be released second year data.