The Department of Social Services has offered the option of Person-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Certification with Ambulatory Care Accreditation for Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) practices and Hospital Outpatient Clinics as part of their Person-Centered Medical Home program.
To find out more information about this Accreditation and PCMH Certification, visit the “The Joint Commission” website.
The Joint Commission’s Primary Care Medical Home (PCMH) certification option is based on the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s (AHRQ) definition of a medical home.
The AHRQ definition of a medical home includes these core functions and attributes:
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