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Project Access


Mission: To increase access to health care by providing medical liability protection to those donating medical and dental services to eligible clients

Declaración de la mision: Aumentar el acceso a servicios de salud al ofrecer protección de responsabilidad médica a los donantes de los servicios médicos y dentales a los clientes elegibles

Contact Project Access (352) 540-6800 ext 82218

Brooksville Office                                  Spring Hill Office
300 South Main Street                               7551 Forest Oaks Blvd
Brooksville, Fl 34606                                  Spring Hill, Fl 34601
Fax: (352) 754-4132                                   Fax: (352) 688-5097 

 


Project Access Services

For clients:

  • Eligibility - Eligibilidad
  • Services Available - Servicios
  • How to get Help - Como Consigo Ayuda
  • Other Links - Otros enlaces
  • For volunteer providers:


    Eligibility
    • Income at or below 200% of poverty level as defined by the Federal Government
    • Must not have insurance or healthcare coverage that would pay for the services needed
    • Must be Hernando County resident
    • Must have a referral for the specialist services from a licensed practitioner (excluding dental)

    Eligibilidad

    • Ingreso a 200% o menos del nivel de pobreza como se lo define el govierno federal
    • No tiene seguro médico que pueda pagar los servicios necesarios
    • Su direccion de casa tiene que ser en el Condado de Hernando
    • Tiene en la mano una remisión medíca para un especialista (no incluye dentistas)

    Services Available
    • Currently there are over 70 individual physicians, hospitals and laboratories contracted to provide donated services to Hernando County Project Access clients
    • We have a large variety of specialist services including cardiologists, dermatologists, podiatrists, nephrologists, oncologists, radiologists, anesthesiologist and many more
    • If our volunteers have already filled their Project Access openings, we will do everything we can to find another volunteer for you

    Servicios

    • En este momento hay más que 70 médicos, hospitales y laboratorios que han contratado como voluntarios para proveer servicios á los clientes de Project Access en el Condado de Hernando
    • Tenemos una gran seleccion de especialistas que incluye cardiólogos, radiólogos, anestesista y muchos mas
    • Si nuestros voluntarios han llenado todas las citas de Project Access, haremos todo lo possible a encontrar otros para servirles.

    How do I get Help?
    • If you have a doctor's note that says you need to see a specialist for a condition you have (a referral), call (352) 540-6800 ext 82218 for the pre-screening interview and to set up your eligibility appointment. Se habla español
    • When you have a Project Access interview, please bring with you your identification, your referral (note from doctor), and proof of income for everyone in your household

    ¿ Como consigo ayuda?

    • Si usted tiene una receta de un doctor que dice que necesita ir a un specialista para una condicion que tiene (una referencia) llame a (252) 540-6800 ext 82218 para completar una entrevista breve para averiguar si usted es eligible para una cita de eligibilidad. Se habla español
    • Para una entrevista con Project Access, hay que tener en la mano su identificacion con su direccion de correo, su referral (nota del doctor), y pruebas de ingreso para cada persona en la familia. No se necessita ser residente de los EEUU

    Benefits of Volunteeing with Project Access
    • Participating professionals set the standards for community service for other professionals
    • Project Access handles the administrative burden of volunteering your services by ensuring clients are already pre-screened for eligibility
    • Project Access manages the quantity of referrals you receive by respecting your individually set limits in your contract, preventing excessive requests
    • Equity: Each individual effort impacts the whole problem of uncovered healthcare -- When everyone does a little, no one is overwhelmed

    Sovereign Immunity
    • The Florida Department of Health contractually provides you Sovereign Immunity protecting your liability for those services you volunteer under the contract
    • State regulations under section 766 allow for this legislative action throught the Florida Access to Health Care Act of 1992.

    Continuing Education Units
    • For most of the licensed professions in Florida, regulations provide that volunteered time spent in services delivery can be applied as CEU credits for your license renewal
    • Project Access can assist you in finding the legislation particular to your profession ( although you are ultimately responsible for ensuring qualification)
    • Project Access will provide you with documentation of your hours of service provided that you submit to Project Access the hours spent for each referral

    Time and Administration Benefits
    • Volunteers negotiate their individual contracts with Project Access the number of clients you are willing to see. Project Access will ensure that you are not asked to provide more than you are willing to give
    • Project Access also provides clients with a contract, ensuring that they understand the terms of the provision of volunteer services, and indemnifying you of liability for those services
    • Project Access also contributes to patient motivation through education and empowerment coaching to better utilize your time reducing patient no shows and improving compliance
    • Poject Access participates in continuous quality management to make sure your needs are being met while satisfying the mission of serving our clients

    Other Helpful Links

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