Implementing the CCM in Academic Environments

The materials in this toolkit were created for two collaboratives designed to help implement the Chronic Care Model in academic health care settings:  one nationally, the other focused on California-based institutions. 

Academic Medical Center Collaborative Tools

The Association of American Medical Colleges facilitated the adoption of the Chronic Care Model by academic medical centers through two collaboratives based in educational institutions: one national, and one focused on California institutions.  Find eac collaborative's training materials here.

Breakthrough Series Collaboratives tools

These Improving Chronic Illness Care tools were created for The Breakthrough Series Collaboratives, with the specific purpose of preparing for and conducting a regional collaborative health care improvement effort.

Multiple Chronic Conditions

We provide technical assistance to the AHRQ Multiple Chronic Conditions Research Network, which aims to support patients living with at least two chronic conditions.  Watch a short video about complex patients, and review an infographic on the importance of this research area.

New Staffing Models for Primary Care webinar

This October 2013 WIHI "talk show" webinar from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement focuses on some of the workforce innovations observed by the PCT-LEAP project team.  Discussion was led by PCT-LEAP's Ed Wagner, Kirsten Meisinger, and Thad Schilling.  Also joining was IHI's Trissa Torres, who developed the Health Navigator program at Michigan's Genesys Health System.