Rural Family Physicians in Patient Centered Medical Homes Have a Broader Scope of Practice
Results of a study to determine whether rural family physicians in Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) practices have a broader scope of practice than those in non-PCMH practices. Features statistics including physician characteristics and scope of clinical services, with breakdowns by PCMH and non-PCMH and by large rural, small rural, and frontier areas.
Author(s): Lars E. Peterson, Bo Fang Date: 02/2018 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Rural and Underserved Health Research Center view details
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.
Author(s): Justin W. Timbie, Ammarah Mahmud, Christine Buttorff, Erika Meza Date: 2018 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: RAND Corporation view details
Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program Supports Sustainable Change
Provides an overview of the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy's Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program and the impact several grantees have made in their communities. Discusses how the grantees planned their projects with the goal of sustaining services after the grant funding ends.
Author(s): Jenn Lukens Citation: Rural Monitor Date: 11/2017 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub view details
Medical Home Plus
Video featuring the Medical Home Plus project, which works to reduce diabetes, depression, and stroke risk in rural Idaho via a collaborative care model and a medical home model.
Date: 08/2017 Type: Video/Multimedia Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub view details
Rural Health Philanthropy Partnership: Leveraging Public-Private Funds to Improve Health
Highlights the work of two grantees funded through the Rural Health Care Coordination Network Partnership Program, a combined effort of the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy and philanthropy organizations. Discusses how the coordinated efforts of the grantees and their philanthropy partners benefit patients.
Author(s): Kay Miller Temple Citation: Rural Monitor Date: 05/2017 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub view details
Characteristics of Primary Care Physicians in Patient-Centered Medical Home Practices: United States, 2013
Describes the characteristics of primary care physicians participating in patient-centered medical home (PCMH) practices. Includes charts and graphs to help visualize the differences between PCMH practices and non-PCMH practices. Figure 2 presents data on the percentage of primary care physicians in PCMH practices, comparing them by location in metropolitan or non-metropolitan statistical area.
Author(s): Esther Hing, Ellen Kurtzman, Denys T. Lau, Caroline Taplin, Andrew B. Bindman Date: 02/2017 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Center for Health Statistics view details
Engaging Rural Residents in Patient-Centered Health Care Research
Describes the process of engaging rural patients and
caregivers to explore and understand rural perspectives
surrounding the patient-centered medical home model.
Discusses engagement efforts and lessons learned from
analyzing rural residents' engagement in healthcare
Author(s): Michelle Levy, Cheryl Holmes, Amy Mendenhall, Whitney Grube Citation: Patient Experience Journal, 4(1), 46-53 Date: 2017 Type: Document view details