I Heart House Calls – K. Eric De Jonge, M.D.
“I Heart House Calls” is a web series produced by the Home Centered Care Institute that features stories told by the people of home-based primary care, those who provide house calls and those who have experienced their life-affirming impact. In this special two-part webisode, K. Eric De Jonge, M.D.,...
March 4th, 2019
Categories: Benefits of HBPC, Caregiver Stories
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Honoring and Celebrating Caregivers
November is National Caregiver Month. During this season, HCCI would like to honor and celebrate the 44 million family caregivers for their selfless work who alongside home-based primary care physicians and APPs provide care and comfort to the chronically ill.
November 21st, 2018
Categories: Caregiver Stories
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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...
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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 & Education
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One Nurse Practitioner’s Path to a Career in Home-Based Primary Care
The Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI) recently exhibited at AANP18 in Denver where we met dozens of amazing nurse practitioners who are providing home-based primary care around the country.  Ed Etherton, NP, was kind enough to sit down for an interview and share his inspiring story and his path to...
August 1st, 2018
Categories: Caregiver Stories, Training & Education
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