Slide 46: Project ECHO
- Funded by AHRQ in 2004; subsequent funding from RWJF and now CMMI.
- Results published in NEJM last year:
- Reduced rural disparities in care.
- Improved provider satisfaction.
- Adopted by the Veterans Health Administration 7/11/12.
Image: A first page of the NEJM article, "Outcomes of Treatment for Hepatitis C Virus Infection by Primary Care Providers," is shown.