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2010-12-07 07:47:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative today named Amy L. Gibson, MS, RN, as its chief operating officer. As COO, Gibson will be the principal administrative officer of the PCPCC and will run the organization's business and daily affairs. The PCPCC is organized to advance the patient centered medical home, the centerpiece of efforts to transform health care on a national level. Studies of the PCMH model show that it improves...

2010-06-25 08:45:00

Keynote speakers include HRSA's Mary Wakefield, CMS's Anthony Rodgers WASHINGTON, June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Employers who pay for health care, policymakers who regulate the industry, providers who serve patients and the consumers at the center of care will share roles, responsibilities and new insights about the impact of the medical home in the community as the Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative convenes its Stakeholder Meeting July 22 in Washington, DC. "The Patient...

2010-06-16 21:15:00

WASHINGTON, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative welcomed the announcement today by the Obama administration that some $250 million in new funding will be put towards funding of primary care workforce training. "Today's announcement aligns with our goal to promote primary care and improve the patient centered medical home as a means to positively transform delivery of health care," said Edwina Rogers, executive director of the PCPCC. "The PCPCC...

2010-03-03 10:45:00

"Aligning Incentives and Systems" to be released at PCPCC Stakeholders Meeting March 30 WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new white paper addressing the benefits employers can achieve through the synergy of value-based insurance design and the patient centered medical home will be released at a meeting of the Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative March 30 in Washington, DC. Authored by the group's Center for Employer Engagement in partnership with the National Business...

2009-09-01 08:04:00

Third annual PCPCC Summit will spotlight converging goals of reform and health care delivery transformation via the patient centered medical home WASHINGTON, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As legislators on both sides of the aisle hotly debate how to extend health care coverage to more Americans and curb spiraling costs, advocates for a patient-centered model of care will converge on Washington, DC to make their case for a fundamentally improved means to deliver health care with...

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