A review of the evidence for the medical home for children with special health care needs.

@article{Homer2008ARO,
  title={A review of the evidence for the medical home for children with special health care needs.},
  author={Charles J. Homer and Kirsten Klatka and Diane L Romm and Karen A. Kuhlthau and Sheila R. Bloom and Paul W. Newacheck and Jeanne M Van Cleave and James M. Perrin},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={122 4},
  pages={e922-37}
}
CONTEXT The receipt of health care in a medical home is increasingly touted as a fundamental basis for improved care for persons with chronic conditions, yet the evidence for this claim has not been systematically assessed. OBJECTIVE Our goal was to determine the evidence for the federal Maternal and Child Health Bureau recommendation that children with special health care needs receive ongoing comprehensive care within a medical home. METHODS We searched the nursing and medical literature… CONTINUE READING

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