PCMH News and Articles

You are here

In the News: The Providence Journal (op-ed): "Working to improve primary care"

  • 12 Mar 2019

By Matt Collins, MD | February 13, 2019

We at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island read with interest Stanley Bleecker's Jan. 9 letter ("Even doctors can't get doctors in Rhode Island"), in which the writer expressed his frustration trying to find a primary care physician. We know this is a shared experience for Rhode Islanders, and we are working to address it.

Read More

Clinician Well-Being Survey 2019: Improving clinician and care team well-being

  • 12 Mar 2019

CTC and PCMH-Kids programs recognize the importance of clinician (and clinical team) well-being. We are collaborating with the Primary Care Physician Advisory Committee of the RI Department of Health to help develop solutions that will improve clinician well-being. Burnout, stress, and work overload have become a pervasive problem among health care clinicians in the United States.

Read More

Pages

Our Mission

The mission of the Care Transformation Collaborative is to lead the transformation of primary care in Rhode Island in the context of an integrated health care system; and to improve the quality of care, the patient experience of care, the affordability of care, and the health of the populations we serve.