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HCCI House Call Practicum at RUSH@Home, an HCCI Practice Excellence Partner
2023 dates to attend the Practicum at RUSH@Home will be added soon! Please contact if you would like to be added to a waiting list.

Register today for this unique two-day field experience designed to allow providers and practice managers to shadow trained preceptors and acquire new knowledge and skills in house call operations and clinical care for medically complex patients in the home. The HCCI House Call Practicum™ offers an individualized learning opportunity at our Practice Excellence Partner (PEP)™, which are programs recognized nationwide as premier providers of home-based primary care.

On Day 1, you will accompany your PEP Preceptor on house calls and observe the various steps followed by the practice prior to, during, and after each home visit. Your preceptor will also describe or demonstrate the practice’s approach to the management of urgent issues in the field, after-hours coverage, communication with practice staff and care coordination.

On Day 2, you will observe front and back office operations, including scheduling, new patient intake, and appointment confirmation; preparing and maintaining supplies and packing the medical bag; triage and communication; billing, coding, and revenue cycle review; analytics; patient selection criteria and service area; marketing and outreach activities; staffing and productivity.

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HCCI House Call Practicum™ at Rush@Home, an HCCI Practice Excellence Partner™

Serving the West Side of Chicago, IL, and selected western suburbs, Rush@Home is a growing house calls program that offers longitudinal home-based primary care to patients with 2+_chronic conditions, functional impairment, and past emergency department and hospital utilization. When this site is selected, the HCCI House Call Practicum™ gives you access to the program’s clinical and practice operations, as well as the interdisciplinary team comprised of primary care providers, certified medical assistants, a lead medical assistant, a nurse, a social worker, and the program manager.


Upon completion of the HCCI House Call Practicum, you will be able to:

1. Describe the day-to-day practices of one of the nation's premier home-based primary care programs.

2. Demonstrate enhanced knowledge and skills in HBPC practice operations and efficiency.

3. Apply effective strategies for providing optimal, patient-centered care for medically complex patients in the home.
Intended Audience
This course is intended for physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, practice managers/administrators, social workers, residents/fellows, medical assistants, and other practice operations staff.
Credit Information
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and the Home Centered Care Institute. PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The following organizations accept certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™:

• Physician Assistants: American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

• Nurse Practitioners: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP)

• Nurses: American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

• Practice Managers: Medical Group Management Association (MGMA)

Availability: Registration Closed on May 29, 2023
Location: RUSH
Chicago, IL
Date / Time: Jun 12 - Jun 13, 2023 CST
Cost: $1,250.00
Credit Offered:
12 CME Credits
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