Project

A Clinical/Community Partnership to Expand Primary Care of Older Adults (CC-PCOA)

PI/Director
Tara Cortes,
Clinical Professor
Executive Director, Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing
Funding source
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Project Period

This innovative proposal creates a paradigm shift from the traditional perception of primary care as a visit to a doctor to one where primary care practice is woven throughout a continuum of locations extending from the doctor to services in the community where care plans can be enhanced to attain better health outcomes through non-traditional interventions.