Patient-centered medical homes: will health care reform provide new options for rural communities and providers?

@article{Bolin2011PatientcenteredMH,
  title={Patient-centered medical homes: will health care reform provide new options for rural communities and providers?},
  author={Jane Nelson Bolin and Larry D. Gamm and Joshua R. Vest and Nick Edwardson and Thomas R. Miller},
  journal={Family & community health},
  year={2011},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={93-101}
}
Many are calling for the expansion of the patient-centered medical home model into rural and underserved populations as a transformative strategy to address issues of access, efficiency, quality, and sustainability in the delivery of health care. Patient-centered medical homes have been touted as a promising cost-saving model for comprehensive management of persons with chronic diseases and disabilities, but it is unclear how rural practitioners in medically underserved areas will implement the… CONTINUE READING

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