Glossary of Health Care and Medical Terms

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Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) 2011 is an innovative program for improving primary care developed by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). The Patient Centered Medical Home is a health care setting that facilitates partnerships between individual patients, and their personal physicians, and when appropriate, the patient’s family.

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