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Patient-centered medical home experts offer tips on achieving NCQA recognition
August 29, 2014
Patient-centered medical home experts offer tips on achieving NCQA recognition

Thoughtful advice on the how primary care practices should approach transforming into a patient-centered medical homes was shared on the Primary Care Progress Notes blog by experts from UMass Medical School’s Commonwealth Medicine division.

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    September 16-18 — Arlington, VA

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    showcases innovative national, federal, state and local delivery and policy developments vital for assuring that Americans of all ages and abilities receive the highest quality community living supports, care, and services possible. - See more at: http://nasuad.org/hcbs-conference#sthash.MOtzmj4G.dpuf
    showcases innovative national, federal, state and local delivery and policy developments vital for assuring that Americans of all ages and abilities receive the highest quality community living supports, care, and services possible. - See more at: http://nasuad.org/hcbs-conference#sthash.MOtzmj4G.dpuf
    showcases innovative national, federal, state and local delivery and policy developments vital for assuring that Americans of all ages and abilities receive the highest quality community living supports, care, and services possible. - See more at: http://nasuad.org/hcbs-conference#sthash.MOtzmj4G.dpuf

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    In this commentary, the authors discuss, based on their experiences, concerns related to academic health centers partnering with correctional facilities, how existing partnerships have overcome those concerns, and the benefits of such relationships to both academic health centers and correctional facilities.