Tag: medical home

The estimated nonreimbursed staff costs of care coordination for medically complex children was conservatively estimated to be 145-210% per child per month. Evidence Rating: Level 4 (Below Average) Study Rundown: Children with medical complexity (CMC) may have congenital or acquired multisystem disease, severe neurocognitive impairments, dependence on medical technology, and/or...
  1. Presence of an established medical home was associated with a lower, unplanned admission rate within 30-days, but not associated with changes in 7-day Emergency Department (ED) visit rate, following hospital discharge in pediatric patients. 2. Pediatric patients with subspecialists as primary care providers, those with longer and more frequent...
1. School-based health centers (SBHCs) were shown to meet American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) criteria for patient-centered medical homes (PCMHs) from parent and adolescent perspectives. 2. One third of parents and adolescents reported that SBHCs were their primary source of healthcare. Evidence Rating Level: 3 (Average)    Study Rundown: SBHCs show potential...