Joint Principles of the Patient Centered Medical Home

Home Health STAR Site
August 7, 2019
AHRQ Patient Fact Sheet: 20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors
August 7, 2019

Joint Principles of the Patient Centered Medical Home

The Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) is an approach to providing comprehensive primary care for children, youth and adults. The PCMH is a health care setting that facilitates partnerships between individual patients, and their personal physicians, and when appropriate, the patient’s family. The AAP, AAFP, ACP, and AOA, representing approximately 333,000 physicians, have developed the following joint principles to describe the characteristics of the PC-MH.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *