The patient-centered medical home (PCMH) is a coordinated, team-based approach to delivering your health care services. In addition to providing comprehensive, quality health care, your physician will ensure that:
The idea is to use processes that are systematic, patient-centered and coordinated to manage your care and improve your health. Patient-centered medical home is a model of care that strengthens the physician-patient relationship. You will be encouraged to establish a relationship with a primary care physician. Your physician will lead a team of clinicians that are collectively responsible for providing for your health care needs and arranging for appropriate care with other qualified clinicians and/or specialists. This model results in more personalized, coordinated, effective and efficient care.
An accomplished medical home environment is achieved through:
Family Medical Center at Ellis County is proud to be your Patient-Centered Medical Home and we look forward to serving you with safe, comprehensive compassionate care.
Family Medical Center at Ellis County is recognized as a Level 3 (the highest level) Patient Centered Medical Home.