Measuring the Success of Medical Homes: Recommendations from the PCMH Evaluators’ Collaborative – Commonwealth Fund – 18 May 2012

Posted on May 21, 2012. Filed under: Health Mgmt Policy Planning | Tags: , |

Measuring the Success of Medical Homes: Recommendations from the PCMH Evaluators’ Collaborative – Commonwealth Fund – 18 May 2012

“There are currently more than 90 commercial health plans, 42 states, and three federal initiatives testing the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) model. Yet, while elements of the medical home have been shown to be associated with better quality and lower cost, there are only a few high-quality, published evaluations of the impact of the PCMH model as a whole. There is an urgent need for rigorous data to strengthen the evidence base of the medical home as well as to improve implementation. In an effort to harness and share lessons from the many disparate medical home pilots and evaluations under way, The Commonwealth Fund established the Patient-Centered Medical Home Evaluators’ Collaborative in 2009.

The objectives of the Evaluators’ Collaborative are to:”

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