Patient-Centered Medical Home Implementation in Indian Health Service Direct Service Facilities
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.
Justin W. Timbie, Ammarah Mahmud, Christine Buttorff, Erika Meza
Access · American Indian or Alaska Native · Clinics · Health disparities · Health information technology · Medical homes