Featured Expert: Ryan Champlin, vice president, Cook Children’s Health Services, Inc.
The Patient-Centered Medical Home (part 1)
The Patient-Centered Medical Home: Why, How and With What Help!
Patient-centered medical homes, like many other emerging care models designed to improve outcomes and lower costs, may seem like an amorphous concept to some small primary care practices. Dr. Wymyslo discusses how the PCMH concept is evolving, and reviews ways to align your practice with current trends that will help you become more patient-centric and in tune with the PCMH model, including:
- The cultural change needed to succeed
- Patient access and engagement
- The importance of patient involvement in designing your PCMH
- How to get the tools your practice needs to effectively manage your transition