The medical home: health care access and impact for children and youth in the United States.

@article{Strickland2011TheMH,
  title={The medical home: health care access and impact for children and youth in the United States.},
  author={Bonnie B. Strickland and Jessica R. Jones and Reem M. Ghandour and Michael D. Kogan and Paul W. Newacheck},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2011},
  volume={127 4},
  pages={604-11}
}
OBJECTIVE The medical home concept encompasses the elements of pediatric care considered essential for all children. We describe here the characteristics of children with medical homes and the relationship between presence of a medical home and selected health care outcomes by using new data from the 2007 National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH). METHODS We used a medical home measure comprising 5 components: having a usual source of care; having a personal physician or nurse; receiving… CONTINUE READING
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