August 1, 2004
From 1998 to 2003, project staff from AcademyHealth, Washington, a nonprofit policy institute, and consultants provided technical assistance to 46 rural health networks that were seeking to establish themselves or to embark on specific projects to expand access to services, improve quality of care or strengthen the viability of rural providers.
January 30, 2013
A force multiplier: Spreading medical knowledge, expanding health care capacity.
July 11, 2012
Department of Veterans Affairs, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation join in announcing first nationwide implementation of innovative medical care and knowledge-sharing model.
July 5, 2012
Watch live Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at 10 a.m. ET.
Through Project ECHO, academic medical centers share specialized knowledge with local clinicians, bringing evidence-based medicine to everyday medical practice and dramatically expanding existing capacity to treat chronic conditions.
May 19, 2011
Project ECHO enables specialists to partner with primary care clinicians in underserved areas to deliver complex specialty care to patients.
September 12, 2011
In North San Diego County, the Indian Health Council is using the Chronic Care Model to engage patients in their own care.
October 22, 2012
Pioneering Ideas Blog
Dr. Arora describes how a commitment to lifelong learning can expand treatment capacity and increase quality.
June 14, 2011
This disruptive model of health care education and delivery enables primary care doctors in underserved areas to provide top-quality care for complex conditions locally.
June 11, 2010
Specialized treatment for chronic conditions is often available only at large academic medical centers. Project ECHO is training primary care physicians in rural areas of New Mexico to deliver best practice care for many diseases.