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What is a Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH)?

The PCMH model is an avenue to provide multifaceted primary care for children, youth and adults. It accelerates partnerships developed between patients, their families and their primary care physicians. Click here to learn more about the Patient Centered Medical Home.

Principles of PCMH

  1. Personal Physician
  2. Physician-Directed Medical Practice
  3. Whole Person Orientation
  4. Coordinated/ Integrated Care
  5. Quality and Safety
  6. Enhanced Access
  7. PCMH Payment Model (recognizes the added value of patient care)

Key Concepts

  • Engaged Leadership
  • Quality Improvement Strategies
  • Empanelment/ Population Management
  • Patient Centered Interactions
  • Organized Evidence Based Care
  • Continuous and Team Based Healing Relationships
  • Enhanced Access