2019-2022 HRSA Small Health Care Provider Quality Improvement Program
This grant awards $200,000/year for 3 years. Our goals are: 1) to improve overall patient health outcomes in our target populations; and 2) develop the capacity of the PAHC Network to use Evidenced-based Quality Improvement Practices that results in a sustainable model for CHWs in the community. When successful, we anticipate that avoidable hospitalizations ill be reduced, health outcomes will improve, patient satisfaction with care and health literacy will improve.
Our target population includes individuals discharged from two partner hospitals with a heart-failure diagnosis living in the service area that includes: Ballard, Calloway, Carlisle, Fulton, Graves, Hickman, McCracken, and/or Marshall counties.