Patient-Centered Medical Home (NYS PCMH AAP NY1)
The Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) is a care delivery model whereby patient treatment is coordinated through their primary care physician to ensure they receive the necessary care when and where they need it, in a manner they can understand.
The objective is to have a centralized setting that facilitates partnerships between individual patients and their personal physicians, and when appropriate, the patient’s family. Care is facilitated by registries, information technology, health information exchange and other means to assure that patients get the indicated care when and where they need and want it in a culturally and linguistically appropriate manner.
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August 2018, NYS AAP in Partnership with NYS Patient-Centered Medical Home Launches New Initiative to Help & Support Pediatric Practices Achieve & Maintain NYSPCMH Accreditation
October 2018, NYS PCMH 12 Core Criteria
December 2018, NYS PCMH: Practice Transformation for Pediatric Primary Care