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We're Looking for an Executive Director
We've officially launched the search for a talented leader to take PCP to the next level- and shape the future of primary care. Check out the job posting and spread the word!

"Almost" Legendary
 Dr.Jeffrey Ring, a clinical health psychologist, author and expert in culturally responsive integrated health care, loved the last CIN webinar on  regional collaboratives across the country but he says it was missing something to make it legendary. Read more.

Hotspotting 2015 Applications are Out!

The Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers (CCHP), Primary Care Progress, and the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) are pleased to announce they will once again work with interprofessional student teams for the Student Hotspotting Mini-Grant Project! 
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Now on Bookshelves!

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

PCP Featured in a Radio Documentary
Primary Care Progress and its network of change makers was recently featured in a NEPR  radio documentary entitled, "Raising the Stakes for Primary Care." The piece includes high energy moments from the 2014 Gregg Stracks Leadership Summit. The piece was also featured on WNPR's Where We Live
 
 

Latest from Progress Notes

More than halfway through medical school and on track to follow in the footsteps of the family doctor she admired, this former med student decided she could do more to transform primary care from outside the medical profession. So she left medical school. By Gina Siddiqui There he stood at our beach party, the family doctor I grew up admiring. I ... more...
Posted by Sonya Collins on Progress Notes May 5, 2015 11:06 AM EDT
This year, more Tufts students matched in family medicine than ever before. One of those students examines the culture at Tufts and around the country that helped make this family medicine win possible.  By Nathan Macedo “How did Match Day go,” asks a curious attending with whom I rotated two months ago.   The question ... more...
Posted by Sonya Collins on Progress Notes Apr 30, 2015 11:32 AM EDT
A group of UMN students weren't deterred when they applied for the Hotspotting Mini-Grant Project last year and weren't accepted. They moved forward with their project anyway. Hotspotters identify health care super-utilizers --  people who are admitted to the hospital multiple times a year, frequently for avoidable ... more...
Posted by Sonya Collins on Progress Notes Apr 28, 2015 11:53 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...


PCP's Latest Videos

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.
 

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