Study Finds Frail Seniors Going Without Desperately Needed In-home Healthcare
A research team consisting of Aaron Yao, PhD, of the University of Virginia School of Medicine, Christine Ritchie, MD, of the University of California, San Francisco; Bruce Leff, MD, of Johns Hopkins University and Thomas Cornwell, MD, of the Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI) have recently published a study in...
HCCI CEO Honored by ESSE Adult Day Services and Congressman Peter Roskam
HCCI CEO Honored by ESSE Adult Day Services and Congressman Peter Roskam Dr. Thomas Cornwell, CEO of the Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI), was honored by ESSE Adult Day Services and Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) for his significant contributions to the field of home-based primary care and commitment to caring...
Today’s Geriatric Medicine Article by Tom Cornwell, MD
An article by HCCI CEO Tom Cornwell, MD was recently featured on the cover of the November/December 2017 issue of Today’s Geriatric Medicine. The article, “Home-Based Primary Care Transforms Health Care for Medically Complex Patients” discusses the need for increasing the availability of home-based primary care and its...
It’s time again for house calls
The Baltimore Sun August 6, 2017 MedStar Health, other groups work to boost doctors’ home visits MedStar Health is joining seven medical institutions in a nationwide effort to bolster the number of doctors trained to make house calls — an outdated practice now making a comeback because it has been shown...
HCCI Launches Nationwide Network for Home-Based Primary Care Education
The John A. Hartford Foundation August 1, 2017 JAHF grantee, The Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI), has launched Centers of Excellence (COEs) for Home-Based Primary Care with eight leading academic centers across the United States to leverage the first and only comprehensive curriculum in country to help meet the...
More providers looking into home care programs
HealthcareDIVE August 2, 2017 As providers look for ways to boost quality while reducing costs under value-based reimbursement, many see home-based care as one solution. On Tuesday, the Home Centered Care Institute launched the HCCI Centers of Excellence for Home-Based Primary Care to bring high-quality primary care to...
HCCI Launches Nationwide Network for Home-Based Primary Care Education
August 1, 2017 HCCI Centers of Excellence, which include eight prestigious medical institutions, to leverage first and only comprehensive curriculum in the U.S. to help meet the growing need for home-based primary care professionals. Read the full article.
MedStar joins seven institutions in new home-based care initiative
Baltimore Business Journal August 1, 2017 MedStar Health is joining seven partner institutions across the country to launch a new home-based primary care training program. The nonprofit Home Centered Care Institute works to ensure homebound patients have access to high-quality primary care in their homes nationwide. It’s...
Northwestern to offer home-based health training
Crain’s Chicago Business August 1, 2017 In a move to serve Chicago’s growing number of seniors and to reduce costs for Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine will soon offer a program that trains doctors on how to provide home-based primary care. Feinberg...
Eight academic centers join effort to address home care shortage
Modern Healthcare August 1, 2017 About 5% of the Medicare population — or 2 million beneficiaries — would benefit from home-based primary care. These patients are too sick to leave their home and have serious chronic conditions that require frequent visits from a physician, nurse practitioner or physician assistant.