Pennsylvania Community- Clinical Integration Initiative (PA CCI)

Outcomes

  • More than 900 health professionals representing 500 organizations in best practices to address tobacco and chronic disease
  • More than 300 professionals representing over 170 organizations trained through PA cAARds! tobacco and diabetes
  • More than 3000 interdisciplinary referrals have been issued to reduce impact of tobacco use on one or more chronic conditions

Overview

PA CCI is a statewide project whose goal is to improve capacity building and infrastructure to support those with or at risk for diabetes and its related chronic diseases and risk factors. PA CCI is working across the state to bring partners together to address some of the key issues that create barriers to access and utilization of evidence-based chronic disease self-management, Diabetes Prevention (DPP) and Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) programs. These challenges include issues related to patients, primary care providers, health care communication technology and delivery systems, and health insurers/payers and this initiative uses partners across these various healthcare sectors to address these barriers.

Partners (partial list)

  • PA Academy of Family Physicians Foundation (PAFP)
  • NP Pitt-Net University of Pittsburg’s School of Nursing’s practice based research network
  • Penn State Extension Dining With Diabetes
  • National Association of Chronic Disease Directors
  • Pennsylvania Arthritis Foundation 

 

 

 

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