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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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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HCCI Releases Six New HBPC Online Training Courses
HCCI is committed to training the future home-based primary care (HBPC) workforce, bring more providers and practice managers into the field, and set clinical and operational standards for HBPC. Stay ahead of the curve! Sign up for six new online courses available now at HCCI University.
July 27th, 2018
Categories: Training & Education
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HCCI’s work featured in The John A. Hartford Foundation’s new, interactive Annual Report
HCCI’s efforts to train clinicians in home-based primary care are featured in The John A. Hartford Foundation’s new, interactive Annual Report. Learn more about our work to advance #HBPC: https://bit.ly/2KNPGdT...
July 19th, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC, Training & Education
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Heard on the Conference Trail
Since early April, Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI) staff have attended and participated in many conferences and annual meetings, including AGS, AANP, NCNP, SGIM, STFM, and the inaugural IPCC Conference. We met with long-time colleagues, made wonderful connections and learned so much from...
July 18th, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC
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Home-Based Primary Care – An innovative model of medical care for homebound adults – Dr. Bruce Leff
Dr. Bruce Leff is a professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is an internationally recognized leader and researcher in the development, evaluation and dissemination of novel models of care for older adults, including the Hospital at Home, Guided Care, geriatric service line models and...
July 9th, 2018
Categories: Benefits of HBPC
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5 Most Important Things To Know About Home-Based Primary Care Practice Management
Shawna Ramey, Manager of Practice Management for Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI) shares the 5 Most Important Things To Know About Practice Management for Home-Based Primary Care (HBPC) Practices. About HCCI The Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI) is a national non-profit organization focused on advancing home-based primary care (HBPC)...
July 9th, 2018
Categories: Practice Management
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