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Patient-Centered Medical Home: Transforming Care into Outcomes
Webcast from GE Healthcare IT Solutions
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) and many
private insurers are now offering financial rewards for becoming a
Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). Unlike the traditional
fee-for-service care delivery model which emphasizes transaction
volume, this alternative emphasizes quality, integrated care and has
shown promise in enhancing patient outcomes while reducing system-wide
This informative one-hour introduction to PCMH includes
two expert speakers. Paige Cooke, Manager of External Relations for
NCQA's Clinician Recognition Programs, provides an overview of the
model. Shawn Tester, COO/CIO at Ammonoosuc Community
Health Services and a GE Healthcare Centricity Practice Solution
customer, illustrates how this alternative approach to medicine
supported by today's advanced technology has helped the center deliver
better value to the system.
Defining characteristics and benefits of the PCMH.
How a practice becomes recognized as a PCMH.
Why collaborative care is so important.
The significance of a data-driven approach in initiatives to enhance patient outcomes.
Centricity Practice Solution 11 is PCMH prevalidated by NCQA to receive autocredit toward NCQA's PCMH 2011 scoring.