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Patient Centered Medical Home

Family medicine leaders agree that the Patient Centered Medical Home is the best way to improve the quality of care, patient experience and physician and staff satisfaction. Everyone from physicians newly exploring the concept to those establishing full Patient Centered Medical Homes will find information here to help move their medical practices to the next level.

getting started

New to the Patient-Centered Medical Home? Here you will find the information you need to help us build capacity and support transformative changes to improve patient outcomes.

NCQA Certification

The PPC®-PCMH™ program reflects the input of the American College of Physicians (ACP), American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and American Osteopathic Association (AOA).

free practice transformation support

The Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative is one of the largest federal investments designed to offer free practice transformation support to over 140,000 clinician practices nationwide. Under the initiative, California hosts four Practice Transformation Networks designed to coach, mentor and assist clinicians in developing core competencies specific to practice transformation.

Practice Transformation + Office Efficiency

Many medical offices are still structured like offices of 20 years ago, and physicians and staff feel the stress of working in an outdated model. Resources in this section of the website are designed to assist family physicians in exploring the new model and taking concrete action steps to transform their practices.