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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Primary Care Quality and Homeless Service Tailoring
Principal Investigator:

Stefan G. Kertesz

Location: Birmingham, AL
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: July 2016 - June 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $92,510
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Department of Veterans Affairs has embraced the patient-centered medical home, termed the Patient-Aligned Care Team (PACT) in VA, an approach that promises care that is comprehensive, patient- centered, team-based, focused on coordination and communication, and able to sustain a relationship that continues over time. For patients who are homeless or exiting homelessness, these ideals are often not met. Despite significant efforts to develop patien...

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