What is the patient-centered medical home? Dr. Susan Wilder, Scottsdale, AZ
A team approach. Dr. Richard Wender, Philadelphia, PA
What Is Required To Implement This System - Dr. Frederick Turton, Sarasota, FL
Understanding PCPCC by Dr. Jason Marker, Wyatt, IN
Should Be Physicians In Charge Of the medical home? - Dr. Margaret Hurley, Woodstown, NJ

Main benefits and advantages of the patient-centered medical home By Dr. Jeffrey Zlotnick, Somerville, NJ

Solving the Health Care Crisis

Thank you for visiting Medical Home For All. This website is new place for promoting a better health care in America: The Patient-Centered Primary Care Medical Home (PCPCMD).

PCPCMD is a health care delivery model based on the bond between patients and their personal primary care physician who manage a health care delivery team. This team is geared towards offer a smooth and efficient care along the relationships with their patients.

The benefits using this health care system is that patients are better assisted because they will get proper cares just when it needed. Moreover, this approach is a cost-effective way to lower health care costs.

If you think about this proposal you may realize that the system is a win-win approach. Healthy patients who get proper care at the right time, physicians who are paid accordingly for adequate care and treatments, and employers who save money on employee who don’t want to stay out of office for long hours.

This site tends to be an agora in which you can find guidance, help and information regarding how to implement the aforementioned approach, namely, the patient-centered medical home.

We invite you to surf through these pages to get to know better how we all can benefit from this system.

 

In the News

PCPCC stresses the importance of prevention

The Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative published a detailing research report that was created by Putnam Virtual Hospital. In this report is analyzed a weight loss program and health guidelines to prevent health issues. PCPCC not only stresses the importance of well-structured patient-centered medical homes program but also a program to prevent future illnesses and problems. So, the fruit of this goal is the collaboration with America’s largest virtual hospital. To read this report, go to this page.

Cigna launches PCMH pilot project in Dallas-Fort Worth area

Cigna HealthCare announced on Aug. 28 that it will partner with Medical Clinic of North Texas to launch a pilot program aimed at improving quality and reducing health care costs of patients with chronic conditions. To support the patient-centered medical home program, Cigna hired a care coordinator to help the clinic’s 82 doctors find cost-effective ways to treat Cigna’s 10,000 patients. Read more in an Aug. 28 article in the Dallas Morning News.

What is the Patient-Centered Medical Home?

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What patients say about the Patient-Centered Medical Home.

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How business and industry use the Patient-Centered Medical Home.

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How physicians transform their practices with the Patient-Centered Medical Home.

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