In January 2018, CFPSM began the journey to becoming a Primary Care Medical Home (PCMH). This is a certification awarded by the Joint Commission.
A primary care medical home is a model of healthcare centered around the needs of our patients.
As a primary care medical home, we partner with our patients to ensure all of their physical and mental healthcare needs are met. We do this by coordinating and managing all of the care they receive, including specialty care, community services and home healthcare services.
When looking at the Joint Commission PCMH model, there are five major components:
Systems Based Approach to Quality and Safety