Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Ventura County Medical Center PBRN

Registered: 
September 04, 2013
Acronym: 
COPDVCMCPBRN
City: 
Ventura
State: 
California
Zip: 
93003
Main Phone: 
805-652-6255
Network Director: 
Chris Landon
Network Member: 
Ravinder Bajwa
Network Member Role: 
Adult Pulmonary Director
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
California
Founded: 
2013
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Family Medicine Network (at least 75% are Family Medicine Clinicians)
Mission Statement: 

The COPDVCMC PBRN provides care to patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the central coast of California, with emphasis on providing access to medical care and participation in research to the safety net population.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Behavioral health
Cancer
Children's health issues
Chronic pain
Comparative effectiveness research on improving health care systems and/or patient experiences
Coordination of care for complex patients
Depression and other mental health disorders
Developmental delays, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Immunizations
Medication management
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Population health
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
25
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
15
Approximate Number of Patients: 
550