Patient-centered medical home

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The patient-centered medical home] as been described[1] and promoted by various organizations[2] as a component of health care reform.

Clinics compliant with principles of the patient-centered medical home may be associated with increase operating costs.[3]

References

  1. Rogers JC (2007). "Assembling patient-centered medical homes--the care principles.". Fam Med 39 (10): 697-9. PMID 17987408[e]
  2. American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Physicians, American Osteopathic Association. Joint Principles of the Patient-Centered Medical Home.
  3. Nocon RS, Sharma R, Birnberg JM, Ngo-Metzger Q, Lee SM, Chin MH (2012). "Association Between Patient-Centered Medical Home Rating and Operating Cost at Federally Funded Health CentersPatient-Centered Medical Home Rating and Operating Cost.". JAMA: 1-7. DOI:10.1001/jama.2012.7048. PMID 22729481. Research Blogging.