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seven medical institutions in a nationwide effort to bolster the number of doctors trained to make house calls — an outdated practice now making a comeback because it has been shown...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...
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.
Tom Cornwell Named to Fast Company’s “Most Creative” List
HCCI is excited to announce that CEO Tom Cornwell, MD has been named one of Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business for 2017. Dr. Cornwell was recognized for his work in bringing the needs of the critically ill to the national fore and collaborating with leaders on...
HCCI Leaders Featured on “Chicago Tonight”
HCCI leaders, CEO Tom Cornwell, MD and Chief Medical Officer Paul Chiang, MD were featured on WTTW’s “Chicago Tonight” recently in recognition of the 20th anniversary of the pair’s house call practice. Reporter Brandis Friedman accompanied Dr. Chiang on his rounds, learning firsthand the difference home-based primary care makes in...
Tom Cornwell, MD Presents at AHCJ 2017
Recent research has shown that treating low-income seniors with chronic medical conditions in their homes not only improves health outcomes but saves taxpayers money. Access to nutrition and quality housing has been proven to keep seniors out of hospitals and nursing homes while improving care. At the...