Interprofessional Care Access Network (I-CAN)
The I-CAN grant is a 3-year, award from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The goals for this project are:
- Develop collaborative interprofessional practice and education partnerships that serve the needs of neighborhood populations and provide local access to health care.
- Improve health outcomes and satisfaction with the health care experience for disadvantaged and underserved patients, families, and communities.
- Build capacity among health care providers and students for leading interprofessional team in providing high quality, patient-centered, and culturally effective care.
VISIONExpand partnerships between OHSU, neighborhood clinics, and community service agencies. Create a collaborative model for clinical practice and interprofessional education. Reduce cost, improve outcomes.