Health Choice Network Practice Based Research Network

Registered: 
July 18, 2013
Acronym: 
HCN PBRN
City: 
Doral
State: 
Florida
Zip: 
33172
Main Phone: 
305-599-1015
Network Director: 
Andrew Brickman
Geographic Coverage: 
National
Clinics Location: 
Florida
Hawaii
Kansas
Maryland
Missouri
New Mexico
Rhode Island
Texas
Utah
West Virginia
Founded: 
2013
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Mixed Network (a combination of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, nursing and/or other specialties)
Other
Network Type Other: 

Primary Care Practice Network

Mission Statement: 

The mission of Health Choice Network-Practice Based Research Network is to "Strengthen partnerships between academic treatment researchers, community-based service providers and patients to cooperatively conduct multisite clinical trials across diverse settings and patient populations and ensure the transfer of research results to improve quality of care."

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Care transitions
Comparative effectiveness research on improving health care systems and/or patient experiences
Coordination of care for complex patients
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Immunizations
Infectious diseases including HIV/AIDS, STDs
Medication management
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Population health
Pregnancy and childbirth including preterm birth
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
1 030
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
313
Approximate Number of Patients: 
945000