Three published research studies point to Value Partnerships progress

In the past few months, there have been several favorable articles in peer-reviewed journals about the Physician Group Incentive Program and Patient Centered Medical Homes. The positive results are a testament to the diligence of our program partners and staff, and we are excited to share them! A study of 2,218 primary care practices in […]

Research shows PCMH model improves cancer screening rate, narrows disparities

A Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine, showed that the PCMH care model is associated with an increased rate of cancer screenings for colon, breast and cervical cancer.  It also showed that the disparity in cancer screening rates among patients in high and low socioeconomic groups significantly narrowed in […]

PCMH From a Patient’s Perspective

Many times on this site, we have posted about the benefits of the Patient-Centered Medical Home model of care.  We talk about it mainly from the provider’s or insurer’s point of view.  We use terms that are more clinically oriented, like “primary care sensitive admission rates.”  But it’s challenging to explain the benefits of the […]

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