Sep 20, 2018
Also in this weekly roundup of health care news: Dementia caregivers are gaining an edge; hospitals are addressing the social determinants of health; and the health care field pledges to reduce carbon emissions.
Sep 27, 2017
According to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the patient-centered medical home encompasses: 1. Comprehensive care that meets the large majority of each patient’s physical and mental health care needs, including prevention and wellness, acute care, and chronic care. 2. Patient-…
May 17, 2017
Eligible practices in Louisiana, Nebraska, North Dakota and the Buffalo, NY, region may apply through July 13 to participate in the Comprehensive Primary Care Plus model from 2018 to 2022, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced today.
Aug 1, 2016
Eligible practices in 14 regions may apply through Sept. 15 to participate in the Comprehensive Primary Care Plus model, a five-year medical home model beginning in January, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced today. The multi-payer model, announced in April, will build…
May 31, 2016
Primary care practices can participate in both the Medicare Shared Savings Program and Comprehensive Primary Care Plus model in certain circumstances, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services said Friday in an update to Frequently Asked Questions on the model. Practices in Tracks 1, 2…
Apr 11, 2016
Public and private payers can apply through June 1 to participate in a new medical home model that will build on the Comprehensive Primary Care model to help practices support patients with serious or chronic diseases, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced today.
Mar 31, 2016
Jul 19, 2012
UNC Hospitals is committed to providing a patient-centered care environment. A team of leaders is charged each year in setting and prioritizing goals for each pillar. The proposed goals are vetted through various integral committees before being presented to the board for final approval.…
Mar 1, 2012
This brief describes how decisionmakers can encourage a model of care that truly reflects the needs, preferences and goals of patients and families.