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:

  1. Develop collaborative interprofessional practice and education partnerships that serve the needs of neighborhood populations and provide local access to health care.
  2. Improve health outcomes and satisfaction with the health care experience for disadvantaged and underserved patients, families, and communities.
  3. Build capacity among health care providers and students for leading interprofessional team in providing high quality, patient-centered, and culturally effective care.


Expand partnerships between OHSU, neighborhood clinics, and community service agencies. Create a collaborative model for clinical practice and interprofessional education. Reduce cost, improve outcomes.


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Disclaimer: This project is supported by funds from the Bureau of Health Professions (BHPr), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) under grant number UD7HP25057 and title “Interprofessional Care Access Network” for $1,485,394. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by the BHPr, HRSA, DHHS or the U.S. Government.