Access Community Health Network

Registered: 
February 26, 2015
Acronym: 
ACHN
City: 
Chicago
State: 
Illinois
Zip: 
60661
Main Phone: 
312-526-2200
Network Director: 
Danielle Lazar
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
Illinois
Founded: 
2006
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Mixed Network (a combination of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, nursing and/or other specialties)
Mission Statement: 

The mission of the ACHN PBRN is to create opportunities to bring best practice and research to the commmunities served by Access Community Health Network.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Behavioral health
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Comparative effectiveness research on improving health care systems and/or patient experiences
Coordination of care for complex patients
Depression and other mental health disorders
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Infectious diseases including HIV/AIDS, STDs
Medication management
Men's health issues
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Population health
Pregnancy and childbirth including preterm birth
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Substance abuse (alcohol and drug abuse)
Women's health issues
Current or Past Research Interests Comments: 
Health disparities
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
450
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
35
Approximate Number of Patients: 
177000