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Home Centered Care Institute Awarded Grant to Bolster Home-Based Primary Care Workforce
The John A. Hartford Foundation grant to support education of providers and practices focuses on the most complex patients SCHAUMBURG, IL, November 11, 2019 — The Home Centered Care Institute (HCCI) has been awarded a $385,000 grant to continue educating home-based primary care providers and practices by The...
Physician and Researcher Recognized for Contribution to the Field of Home-Based Medical Care
American Academy of Home Care Medicine Presents Annual Awards: Paul Chiang, MD, named “House Call Physician of the Year” Aaron Yao, PhD, named “Researcher of the Year” SCHAUMBURG, IL, November 7, 2019 — The American Academy of Home Care Medicine (AAHCM) recognized a physician and researcher for their contributions to...
CMS Announces Request for Applications for Primary Care First Model Options
CMS Announces Request for Applications for Primary Care First Model Options (Highlights for Consideration included below) CMS released the Request for Applications (RFA) for the Primary Care First (PCF) and Seriously Ill Population (SIP) models last Thursday, October 24. The practice application period also started that day...
Payment Reform Paves The Way For Expanding Home-Based Primary Care
May 2, 2019  |  Home Centered Care Institute The field of home-based primary care (HBPC) received extraordinary news as the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), in collaboration with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI),...
New CMMI Models Announced to Support Primary Care for People with Complex Chronic Illness
4/24/19  |  aahcm.org The American Academy of Home Care Medicine (AAHCM) is pleased to share initial details on two new Alternative Payment Models (APMs) that promote primary care of Medicare beneficiaries with complex, advanced illness. The high-level outlines of these new APMs were announced on April...
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