The Patient-Centered Medical Home: Practical Matters for Small Practices

Featured Expert: Dr. Randy Wexler, associate professor, the Ohio State University College of Medicine

As the industry moves toward value- and outcomes-based models, many small independent practices may be struggling with how to take the first step to implement patient-centered medical home (PCMH) standards and move to a true coordinated care methodology. Randy Wexler, M.D., reviews solutions to some of the biggest challenges related to the PCMH transition, including:

  • The functional depth of a practice’s electronic health record (EHR)
  • The cultural change hurdle as your practice implements PCMH
  • Community resources and partnerships to leverage
  • Reimbursement strategies and potential