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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

IK2HX002282-01A2
Title: Optimizing Outcomes in Home-Based Primary Care
Principal Investigator:

Samuel T Edwards

Location: Portland, OR
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: July 2018 - June 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $255,427
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,228,174
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
Go To NIH RePORTER


Excerpt:

Objective: This proposal is for a CDA-2 mentored training program that will transition Samuel Edwards, MD, MPH into an independent VA health services researcher who has special expertise in the design, function and evaluation of care models for medically and socially complex Veterans. The overarching objective of the research plan is explore what features of VA Home Based Primary Care (HBPC) drive its success in reducing hospitalizations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions, and use these in...



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