About the Center of Excellence

  • Provide high quality, Veteran-centered care through the VA’s medical home model (Patient Aligned Care Teams or PACT)
  • Create novel teaching strategies to improve team-based care
  • Provide multiple work-place learning experiences based on primary care for our trainees to learn each other’s roles and to develop trust
  • Develop leaders to guide the future of healthcare
  • Generate curiosity and empower trainees to positively impact the healthcare by completing authentic quality improvement projects
  • Support high-quality clinical teaching and supervision through ongoing interprofessional faculty development
  • Embrace and leverage technology to improve Veterans’ access to collaborative team-based care
  • Advocate for systems change in primary care
  • Create sustainable interprofessional practice innovations