McKnights Home Care (5/17/23) — The Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI), a national nonprofit that aims to educate primary care physicians about in-home care, has launched a platform to help doctors target patients in need of their services.

“We needed to understand how many home care providers there really were out there, the volume of patients they were seeing, and then, perhaps, most importantly, the degree of unmet need,” Melissa Singleton, HCCI chief learning officer, told McKnight’s Home Care Daily Pulse. “That is, patients who were homebound or home-limited and didn’t have access to home-based medical care. So we were looking for this baseline in order to assess how effective we were in our indirect interventions in creating greater access for patients in need.” Read more.