Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation (PCCI) Announces New Board Member

Building its strong Board to drive innovation in healthcare, PCCI appoints Michael Sachs, Chairman of TLSG, Inc. Dallas, TX — Michael Sachs has been appointed to the Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation (PCCI) Board of Directors. Sachs is Chairman of TLSG, Inc, an investment advisory and consulting firm. “I am very excited and honored that… Read more »

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In Focus: Creating Pathways and Partnerships to Address Patients’ Social Needs

Building Clinical–Community Partnerships A common concern among those involved in the pilot was not being able to address the problems they found during screening. PRAPARE partners and health center staff determined that the most effective way to address this concern was to tell staff that “We won’t know what the needs are unless we ask…. Read more »

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D Magazine – Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation Receives $4.5 Million CMS Grant

Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation Receives $4.5 Million CMS Grant 04/14/2017| by Olivia Nguyen| The Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation has received a CMS Accountable Health Communities grant from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The $4.5 million grant is designed to address large cost drivers in healthcare. In May, PCCI will begin a… Read more »

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Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation to serve as local ‘hub’

April 12, 2017 Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation to serve as local ‘hub’ One of 32 participants nationwide to link clinical, community services DALLAS – The Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation (PCCI) has been named a recipient of the CMS Accountable Health Communities (AHC) grant by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The Assistance… Read more »

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Low-Health Literacy Flashcards & Mobile Video Reinforcement to Improve Medication Adherence in Patients on Oral Diabetes, Heart Failure, and Hypertension

  Denise L. Yeung, Kristin S. Alvarez, Marissa E. Quinones, Christopher A. Clark, George H. Oliver, Carlos A. Alvarez, Adeola O. Jaiyeola   Read the full text Journal of the American Pharmacists Association Abstract Objective To design and investigate a pharmacist-run intervention using low health literacy flashcards and a smartphone-activated quick response (QR) barcoded educational… Read more »

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