Ochsner Primary Care Research Network

Registered: 
December 10, 2014
Acronym: 
Ochsner-PCRN
City: 
New Orleans
State: 
Louisiana
Zip: 
70121
Main Phone: 
504-842-3680
Network Director: 
Eboni Price-Haywood
Network Member: 
Jewel Harden-Barrios
Network Member Role: 
Coordinator
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
Louisiana
Founded: 
2014
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Internal Medicine Network (at least 75% are General Internal Medicine Clinicians)
Mission Statement: 

The mission of the Ochsner Primary Care Research Network is to advance knowledge to improve clinical practices and the health and well-being of our community by leveraging health care data to discover practice innovations that improve access, quality, health outcomes, cost of care and patient/provider experiences; engaging healthcare decision makers; leading innovative research; translating research into practice, and disseminating research findings to patients, providers, and the broader community.

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
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Medication management
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Population health
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
182
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
33
Approximate Number of Patients: 
870515