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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Quality of Care and Patient Experience in GeriPACT: A Comparative Effectiveness Study
Principal Investigator:

Susan N. Hastings

Location: Durham, NC
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: July 2017 - December 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $186,372
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: GeriPACT is a “Special Population PACT” designed to provide comprehensive primary care combined with specialty expertise for complex geriatric and high-risk Veterans. GeriPACT strives to optimize independence, quality of life, and quality of care for Veterans who are particularly vulnerable due to multiple interacting cognitive, functional, psychosocial, and medical challenges in the setting of advanced age. Preliminary findings from the evaluation of GeriPACT led by the Geriatrics a...

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