ISMA’s three-part series on PCMH Part I Part II Part III Results From Around the Nation
e-Reports, Sept. 3, 2013 Finally, insurer support for the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) is coming to Indiana. That means availability of per member per month payments to help cover the costs of care coordination, preventive care, extended hours and other … Read More
Health insurer WellPoint Inc. plans to improve primary care reimbursement and start paying for care management it doesn’t currently cover, changes that could give patients more quality time with their doctors. The Indianapolis company said Friday it will increase the … Read More
The third part in an ISMA Reports series* e-Reports, December 17, 2012 The concluding part of our series on the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) offers some insights from colleagues and early results from pilot PCMH projects here and nationally. See … Read More
The second in an ISMA Reports series* e-Reports, December 3, 2012 This part of the series on the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) looks at why the model is advancing after decades of stagnation. (See Part I in the Nov. 19 … Read More
The first in an ISMA Reports series* e-Reports, Nov. 19, 2012 Nationally, adoption of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) has reached a “tipping point,” according to some analysts. Other states are moving faster, but odds are the pace in Indiana … Read More
The goal of the program is to identify and study about 30 high functioning primary care practices with interesting team models and use of staff (exemplar practices) in order to create tools and materials to help other primary care practices with transformation and improvement. A description of the program can be found on the RWJF website.