What is Patient-Centered Medical Home? What is PCMH?

Shalom Health Care Center is pleased to announce that it has been awarded Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance PCMH 2014 Program. PCMH standards emphasize the use of systematic, patient-centered, coordinated care that supports access, communication, and patient involvement.

“The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of 21st century primary care that combines access, teamwork and technology to deliver quality care and improve health,” said NCQA President Margaret E. O’Kane. “NCQA’s PCMH 2014 Recognition shows that Shalom Health Care Center has tools, systems and resources to provide their patients with the right care at the right time.”

Patients who would like to learn more about how PCMH will help create a better health care experience may watch this five-minute video and speak with their medical provider on their next visit to Shalom.

Shalom Health Care Center, Inc. receives federal funding from Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.