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Apply for the 2015 Cohorts!!
Our 2015 cohorts have just rolled out! We're expanding our group learning and collaboration model this year to foster more chapter learning, support more local campaigns and help develop even more leaders and coaches. Learn all about the 2015 PCP Cohorts here

Connecting the Community

We did it! PCP's 2015 Gregg Stracks Leadership Summit brought together primary care change makers from across the country to connect as a community, learn leadership and advocacy skills and to learn from eachother. Check out photos from the event here.

Hotspotting 2015 

The Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers (CCHP), Primary Care Progress, and the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) are partnering on the Student Hotspotting Mini-Grant Project, a project designed to reduce repeat ER visits from some patients via a team-based approach.
Click here to learn more!
 
Now on Bookshelves!

Check out the brand new Understanding Value-Based Healthcare, a primer on the core issues in maximizing the efficacy and outcomes of medical care. A host of experts on value-based health care contributed, including PCP's Dr. Andrew Morris-Singer. Available online.

Opportunities

Latest from Our Blog

This week, PCP begins accepting applications for its 2015 cohorts. Members of the cohort will receive coaching in teamwork that will help their chapter set and eventually achieve its strategic goals. Today on the blog, Michael Mattiucci, who participated in PCP's pilot of this program, shares his experience. Read all about it, then apply to be a ... more...
Posted by Sonya Collins on Progress Notes Sep 3, 2015 11:49 AM EDT
Last month PCP launched its 51st chapter! Emory University's PCP chapter introduced itself to the campus with a panel on primary care and a talk by Reid Blackwelder, M.D., board chair of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Here, in a blog post that originally appeared on AAFP's "Leader Voices" blog , Dr. Blackwelder ... more...
Posted by Sonya Collins on Progress Notes Sep 1, 2015 11:00 AM EDT
Tomorrow we launch our 4th annual Gregg Stracks Leadership Summit! Today on the blog, we look back at a 2012 summit participant's reflections on the event.  By Joe Nelson, M.D. When I got on the plane headed for the Greg Stracks Leadership Summit last year, I was skeptical. I'd recently been wondering if this Primary Care Progress ... more...
Posted by Sonya Collins on Progress Notes Aug 27, 2015 11:20 AM EDT


 

Who We Are

Primary Care Progress is a 501(c)3 nonprofit working to revitalize our primary care system and address the national shortage of primary care providers and leaders.  Read more about us...


Our 2014 Annual Report

Leadership- and the way the PCP network is bringing it into into the primary care movement- is the focus of our 2014 Annual Report. View the report online here, or download the complete report here.

PCP on the Small Screen

The Primary Care Crisis


Sixty million Americans lack adequate access to primary care at the same time that medical schools are producing fewer primary care physicians. Watch and learn about the crisis and what you can do.

Why Does Primary Care Need Leaders? 
 
 
We asked some of our chapter leaders why primary care needs leaders as well as why the field needs PCP. Listen to their thoughtful responses in our latest video.