Kentucky Ambulatory Network

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
KAN
City: 
Lexington
State: 
Kentucky
Zip: 
40504-3504
Main Phone: 
859-323-7354
Network Director: 
Roberto Cardarelli
Network Member: 
Kim Haney
Network Member Role: 
Coordinator
Geographic Coverage: 
State-wide
Clinics Location: 
Kentucky
Founded: 
2000
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Family Medicine Network (at least 75% are Family Medicine Clinicians)
Mission Statement: 
KAN seeks to enhance the ability of office-based clinicians to deliver high-quality primary health care to their patients through collaborative and translational research conducted in primary care practices.
Current or Past Research Interests: 
Arthritis and other non-traumatic joint disease (muscle, bone, joint conditions)
Behavioral health
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Chronic pain
Comparative effectiveness research on improving health care systems and/or patient experiences
Coordination of care for complex patients
Dementia, including Alzheimer’s Disease
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Medication management
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Population health
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Substance abuse (alcohol and drug abuse)
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
135
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
80
Approximate Number of Patients: 
200000