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Patient-Centered Medical Home Implementation in Indian Health Service Direct Service Facilities

Description
Report explores implementation strategies for patient-centered medical homes (PCMH) via Indian Health Service (IHS) clinics in tribal communities. Details obstacles to implementation and steps to overcoming them, such as staff retraining, team-based care, and using health information technology, among others.
Author(s)
Justin W. Timbie, Ammarah Mahmud, Christine Buttorff, Erika Meza
Date
2018
Type
Document
Organization
RAND Corporation
Tagged as
Access · American Indian or Alaska Native · Clinics · Health disparities · Health information technology · Medical homes