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). 

Titlesort ascending Source Date
Partial and Incremental PCMH Practice Transformation: Implications for Quality and Costs Health Services Research July 2013
Outcomes for Children with Chronic Conditions Associated with Parent- and Provider-reported Measures of the Medical Home Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved May 2015
Multipayer Patient-Centered Medical Home Implementation Guided by the Chronic Care Model The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety June 2011
More Comprehensive Care Among Family Physicians is Associated with Lower Costs and Fewer Hospitalizations Annals of Family Medicine May 2015
Michigan’s Fee-For-Value Physician Incentive Program Reduces Spending And Improves Quality In Primary Care Health Affairs April 2015
Medical homes: cost effects of utilization by chronically ill patients American Journal of Managed Care January 2015
Medical Homes: Cost Effects of Utilization by Chronically Ill Patients American Journal of Managed Care February 2015
Medical Homes and Cost and Utilization Among High-Risk Patients American Journal of Managed Care March 2014
Medical Home Features of VHA Primary Care Clinics and Avoidable Hospitalizations Journal of General Internal Medicine September 2013
Measuring the Implementation and Effects of a Coordinated Care Model Featuring Diabetes Self-management Education Within Four Patient-Centered Medical Homes The Diabetes Educator March 2015
Map Tools: PCMH Slide Presentations January 2015
Linking Patient-Centered Medical Home and Asthma Measures Reduces Hospital Readmission Rates Pediatrics June 2014
Integrated Medical-Behavioral Care Compared With Usual Primary Care for Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health JAMA Pediatrics August 2015
Innovative Approach to Patient-Centered Care Coordination in Primary Care Practices American Journal of Managed Care September 2015
In California, Primary Care Continuity Was Associated With Reduced Emergency Department Use And Fewer Hospitalizations Health Affairs July 2015
Improving patient experience by transforming primary care: evidence from Geisinger's patient-centered medical homes Population Health Management June 2013
Improved outcomes associated with medical home implementation in pediatric primary care July 2009
Implementation of the Patient-Centered Medical Home in the Veterans Health Administration JAMA Internal Medicine June 2014
Implementation of Patient-Centered Medical Homes in Adult Primary Care Practices Medicare Care Research and Review August 2015
Impact of the Rochester Medical Home Initiative on Primary Care Practices, Quality, Utilization, and Costs Medical Care November 2015
Impact of Medical Homes on Quality, Healthcare Utilization, and Costs The American Journal of Managed Care September 2012
Impact of an Integrated Transition Management Program in Primary Care on Hospital Readmissions Journal for Healthcare Quality January 2015
Impact of a patient-centered medical home on veterans’ experience of care American Journal of Managed Care June 2015
Impact of a patient-centered medical home on access, quality, and cost Military Medicine February 2013
Horizon’s PCMH Program Shows Practices Need More Than Payment Changes To Transform Health Affairs September 2012
Hennepin Health: A Safety-Net Accountable Care Organization For The Expanded Medicaid Population Health Affairs November 2014
HealthPartners’ Online Clinic For Simple Conditions Delivers Savings Of $88 Per Episode And High Patient Approval Health Affairs February 2013
Health Care Spending and Quality in Year 1 of the Alternative Quality Contract New England Journal of Medicine September 2011
Health Care Savings with the Patient-Centered Medical Home: Community Care of North Carolina's Experience Population Health Management September 2013
Factors Associated with a Patient-Centered Medical Home Among Children with Behavioral Health Conditions Maternal Child Health October 2012
Experience of Primary Care among Homeless Individuals with Mental Health Conditions PLOS ONE February 2015
Evaluating Health Care Delivery Reform Initiatives in the Face of "Cost Disease" Population Health Management July 2014
Emergency Department and Inpatient Hospital Use by Medicare Beneficiaries in Patient-Centered Medical Homes Annals of Emergency Medicine March 2015
Effects of Primary Care Team Social Networks on Quality of Care and Costs for Patients With Cardiovascular Disease Annals of Family Medicine March 2015
Effects of Patient-Centered Medical Home Attributes on Patients’ Perceptions of Quality in Federally Supported Health Centers Annals of Family Medicine November 2013
Effects of Integrated Delivery System on Cost and Quality American Journal of Managed Care May 2013
Effects of a Medical Home and Shared Savings Intervention on Quality and Utilization of Care JAMA Internal Medicine June 2015
Effective Implementation of Collaborative Care for Depression: What Is Needed? American Journal of Managed Care September 2014
Effect of an Enhanced Medical Home on Serious Illness and Cost of Care Among High-Risk Children With Chronic Illness JAMA December 2014
Effect of a Multipayer Patient-Centered Medical Home on Health Care Utilization and Quality JAMA Internal Medicine November 2013
Early Results Show WellPoint’s Patient-Centered Medical Home Pilots Have Met Some Goals For Costs, Utilization, And Quality Health Affairs September 2012
Early Results Show WellPoint’s Patient-Centered Medical Home Pilots Have Met Some Goals For Costs, Utilization, And Quality Health Affairs September 2012
Early Changes in VA Medical Home Components and Utilization American Journal of Managed Care March 2015
Driving quality gains and cost savings through adoption of medical homes. Health Affairs May 2010
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
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
Do Patient-Centered Medical Homes Reduce Emergency Department Visits? Health Services Research August 2014
Do Experiences Consistent With a Medical-Home Model Improve Diabetes Care Measures Reported by Adult Medicaid Patients? Diabetes Care June 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
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
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