Peer Reviewed Studies

The PCPCC has aggregated a growing list of PCMH program evaluation and outcomes data published in peer-reviewed journals. In addition to the outcomes captured on the map, the list of peer-reviewed studies below provides a more comprehensive look at PCMH data from the field (e.g. practice-level data, large scale evaluations not tied to an individual program). 

Title Source Date
Patient-centered medical home implementation effects on emergency room utilization: a case study. Hospital Topics September 2014
Aligning Payers and Practices to Transform Primary Care: A Report from the Multi-State Collaborative Milbank Memorial Fund August 2014
Do Patient-Centered Medical Homes Reduce Emergency Department Visits? Health Services Research August 2014
The medical home transformation in the veterans health administration: an evaluation of early changes in primary care delivery Health Services Research August 2014
Total Cost of Care Lower among Medicare Fee-for-Service Beneficiaries Receiving Care from Patient-Centered Medical Homes Health Services Research July 2014
Changes in Office Visit Use Associated With Electronic Messaging and Telephone Encounters Among Patients With Diabetes in the PCMH Annals of Family Medicine July 2014
Horizon BCBSNJ’s 2013 study results demonstrate patient-centered program improves patient care and lowers costs Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield July 2014
Evaluating Health Care Delivery Reform Initiatives in the Face of "Cost Disease" Population Health Management July 2014
Practice Environments and Job Satisfaction in Patient-Centered Medical Homes Annals of Family Medicine July 2014
Primary Care Diabetes Bundle Management: 3-Year Outcomes for Microvascular and Macrovascular Events American Journal of Managed Care June 2014
Oregon's Health System Transformation 2013 Performance Report Oregon Health Authority June 2014
Patient-Centered Medical Home and Quality Measurement in Small Practices American Journal of Managed Care June 2014
Implementation of the Patient-Centered Medical Home in the Veterans Health Administration JAMA Internal Medicine June 2014
Health Affairs Logo Patient-Centered Medical Home Initiative Produced Modest Economic Results For Veterans Health Administration, 2010–12 Health Affairs June 2014
Do Experiences Consistent With a Medical-Home Model Improve Diabetes Care Measures Reported by Adult Medicaid Patients? Diabetes Care June 2014
Linking Patient-Centered Medical Home and Asthma Measures Reduces Hospital Readmission Rates Pediatrics June 2014
Differences in Patient Ratings of Medical Home Domains Among Adults With Diabetes: Comparisons Across Primary Care Sites Journal of Primary Care and Community Health June 2014
Do provider service networks result in lower expenditures compared with HMOs or primary care case management in Florida's Medicaid program? Health Services Research June 2014
Medical Economics: Steinberg’s practice is textbook example of patient-centered medical home University of Massachusetts Medical School June 2014
The Patient-Centered Medical Home, Electronic Health Records, and Quality of Care The Annals of Family Medicine June 2014
A Neighborhood-Based Approach to Population Health in the Pediatric Medical Home Journal of Community Health June 2014
Care Coordination and Unmet Specialty Care Among Children With Special Health Care Needs Pediatrics May 2014
Continuity in a VA Patient-Centered Medical Home Reduces Emergency Department Visits PLOS ONE May 2014
Scheduled telephone visits in the veterans health administration patient-centered medical home. BMC Health Services Research April 2014
Patient-Centered Medical Home Impact on Health Plan Members With Diabetes Journal of Public Health Management and Practice March 2014
Medical Homes and Cost and Utilization Among High-Risk Patients American Journal of Managed Care March 2014
The Journey Towards the Patient-Centered Medical Home Reach Healthcare Foundation March 2014
Association Between Participation in a Multipayer Medical Home Intervention and Changes in Quality, Utilization, and Costs of Care JAMA February 2014
Dissemination and adoption of the advanced primary care model in the Maryland multi-payer patient centered medical home program Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved February 2014
Patient Centered Medical Home: Community Medical Providers’ Success California Academy of Family Physicians February 2014
Preliminary Data from a Pharmacist-Managed Anticoagulation Clinic Embedded in a Multidisciplinary Patient-Centered Medical Home American Geriatrics Society February 2014
Quality Measurement to Support Value-Based Purchasing: Aligning Federal and State Efforts National Academy for State Health Policy February 2014
Vermont Blueprint for Health 2013 Annual Report Vermont Department of Health Access January 2014
The Medical Home's Impact on Cost & Quality January 2014
Patient-Centered Medical Home Transformation With Payment Reform: Patient Experience Outcomes American Journal of Managed Care January 2014
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey works with Monmouth County to improve the quality and delivery of care for county workforce Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield December 2013
Do provider service networks result in lower expenditures compared with HMOs or primary care case management in Florida's Medicaid program? Health Services Research November 2013
Effects of Patient-Centered Medical Home Attributes on Patients’ Perceptions of Quality in Federally Supported Health Centers Annals of Family Medicine November 2013
Final Report: Patient-Centered Medical Home Pilot Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services November 2013
Effect of a Multipayer Patient-Centered Medical Home on Health Care Utilization and Quality JAMA Internal Medicine November 2013
Oregon's Health System Transformation Oregon Health Authority November 2013
Assessing long-term health and cost outcomes of patient-centered medical homes serving adults with poor diabetes control Journal of Primary Care and Community Health October 2013
Health Care Savings with the Patient-Centered Medical Home: Community Care of North Carolina's Experience Population Health Management September 2013
Medical Home Features of VHA Primary Care Clinics and Avoidable Hospitalizations Journal of General Internal Medicine September 2013
The Path to Quality in Outpatient Practice: Meaningful Use, Patient-Centered Medical Homes, Financial Incentives, and Technical Assistance American Journal of Medical Quality September 2013
The Patient-Centered Medical Home Is Not a Pill JAMA Internal Medicine September 2013
Health Affairs Logo A Global Budget Pilot Project Among Provider Partners And Blue Shield Of California Led To Savings In First Two Years Health Affairs September 2013
Becoming a Patient-Centered Medical Home Annals of Family Medicine September 2013
Association of care in a medical home and health care utilization among children with sickle cell disease Journal of the National Medical Association August 2013
Health Affairs Logo Transitional Care Cut Hospital Readmissions For North Carolina Medicaid Patients With Complex Chronic Conditions Health Affairs August 2013
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