Charles George VA Medical Center - Asheville, NC
Home Based Primary Care
Home Based Primary Care (HBPC) serves as the primary care provider for veterans with complex chronic diseases for whom traditional clinic based care is not effective. Different from traditional acute care models, the HBPC program provides comprehensive, longitudinal care often until the end of life. Services include ongoing monitoring of medical needs and changes in functioning, routine comprehensive assessments, coordination of care, and the prevention or early detection of worsening conditions.
HBPC works with the veteran, their family, their caregiver, and the community to ensure quality care. The program uses an interdisciplinary team of health care professionals who work together to create a plan of care specific to each veteran. Services are delivered by an interdisciplinary team that includes a nurse practitioner, registered nurse, rehabilitation therapist, dietitian, social worker, psychologist, pharmacist and is under the direction of a physician.
The program is designed for veterans to:
Home Based Primary Care Provides:
To be Eligible for Home Care a Veteran Must Be:
Current Expansion of Home Based Primary Care "The Cherokee Project"
If you would like a referral or more information, ask your primary care provider or call:
- Building 57, 5th floor, Room 112-62
- 828-298-7911 Ext. 5703
Hours of Operation
- Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm