Patient Centered Medical Home

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Welcome to the PCMH Resource Center

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality recognizes that revitalizing the Nation’s primary care system is foundational to achieving high-quality, accessible, efficient health care for all Americans. The primary care medical home, also referred to as the patient centered medical home (PCMH), advanced primary care, and the healthcare home, is a promising model for transforming the organization and delivery of primary care. This web site provides policymakers and researchers with access to evidence-based resources about the medical home and its potential to transform primary care and improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of U.S. health care.

Upcoming Webinar in April 2015

Harnessing the Power of Your EHR for Quality Improvement: Successful Strategies from Primary Care Colleagues — Thursday, April 30 from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. ET

This webinar will feature successful strategies for maximizing the functionality of electronic health records (EHRs) and other forms of health IT for quality improvement (QI) in primary care. Learn more >



A How-to Guide on Developing and Running a Primary Care Practice Facilitation Program