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Project ECHO: Expanding the Capacity of Primary Care Providers to Address Complex Conditions

Description
Provides an overview of the history, development, and expansion of Project ECHO in rural and underserved areas of the U.S., including at Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) and Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). Project Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (ECHO) uses videoconferencing to teach primary care providers in rural areas to provide more complex care and uses a hub-and-spoke model to support collaborative learning.
Author(s)
Amy Madore, Julie Rosenberg, Rebecca Weintraub
Date
03/2017
Type
Document
Organizations
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Tagged as
Access · Health workforce education and training · Primary care · Telehealth