Kristofer Smith, MD, talks HBPC, Better Outcomes, and a Financially Stable Model
HCCI sat down with Dr. Smith recently at the recent American Academy of Home Care Medicine Annual Meeting. He shared why he’s so optimistic for the field of home-based primary care (HBPC). We also enjoyed hearing the story of how he became involved in the field. Dr. Smith is rather...
November 13th, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC, Caregiver Stories, Training
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The HCCI Home-Based Primary Care Implementation Model
According to estimates from the Small Business Administration, approximately 50% of small businesses fail within the first five years. Only 25% make it to 15 years or more. While a house call program isn’t an IT firm or subscription-based clothing firm, the challenges facing those organizations – that often...
November 9th, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC, Training, Training & Education
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Doing Well While Doing Good – The Synergy Between Margin and Mission
HCCI returned from the C-TAC National Summit for Advanced Illness Care last week energized and renewed after hearing so many incredible stories about advances in the field from several industry leaders.
October 23rd, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC
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The Exam Table Of The Future Has Throw Pillows
Please join HCCI on Wednesday, October 10th at the C-TAC National Summit on Advanced Illness Care where we present a breakout session on home-based primary care titled “The Exam Table Of The Future Has Throw Pillows”. Wednesday, October 10 (1:30 – 2:30pm) Denver Hilton City Center...
October 5th, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC, Event
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Nurse Practitioners Bring Back the House Call
Michael J. Kingan, DNP, AGPCNP-BC, CWOCN, an adult-geriatric nurse practitioner at MedStar Health and instructor with HCCI, penned an article in the current September/October issue of Today’s Geriatric Medicine titled “Nurse Practitioners Bring Back the House Call”.  You can read the article here: http://bit.ly/todays_geriatric_medicine_article...
September 21st, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC, Caregiver Stories, Training
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Home-Based Primary Care – Reducing Readmissions and Meeting Healthcare’s Triple Aim
Tom Cornwell, MD, CEO of the Home Centered Care Institute, was recently interviewed by Readmissions News, a publication for hospital and health system executives.  In the Q&A, Dr. Cornwell shares why house calls are important to the healthcare industry today.  He goes on to explain how and why home-based...
September 7th, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC
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Leveraging the Knowledge and Experience of HBPC Experts to Help Your House Call Program Succeed
Brent Feorene is a practice management expert and consultant in the field of home-based primary care medicine. Home-based primary care (HBPC) or “house calls” are making a resurgence because they better serve the needs of the four million frail, chronically ill, medically-complex, homebound patients in the US who have trouble...
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Advances in Technology Help Support Home-Based Medical Care
In the 1930’s, it was common practice for physicians to visit patients in their homes if the patients were too sick or injured to seek care in the doctor’s office or hospital. Nearly 40% of doctor-patient visits took place in the home. These “house calls” reduced stress on the patient...
August 22nd, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC
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HCCI Brings Home-Based Primary Care Training to China
This week, HCCI’s CEO Tom Cornwell, MD., travels to China to be part of an International Symposium on Home-Based Medical Care. Dr. Cornwell will present 3 different lectures at the School Of Health Care Management, Shandong University in Jinan, China.
August 13th, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC, Training & Education
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K Eric De Jonge, MD explains the Independence At Home Act
K. Eric De Jonge, MD, is the Director of Geriatrics at MedStar Washington Hospital Center and is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. Dr. De Jonge is an innovative physician leader with a vision and commitment to population-based, patient-centered health care delivery to the frail...
August 10th, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC
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