Emergency Department (ED) to Primary Care Medical Home Referral and Retention Project
4th Funding Cycle Impact Award
Project Start Date: 7/1/2008
Project End Date: 12/31/2011
Original Award Amount: $450,000
Adjusted Award Amount: $372,285*
Project Goal Statement: Milwaukee Health Care Partnership (MHCP) plans to implement and evaluate the ED to Medical Home Referral and Retention Project for the dual purposes of ED diversion and linking low-income patients to primary care medical homes in Federally-Qualified Health Centers.
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.