School of Public Health

Medical Home Resources

Autumn 2016

MCH Programs and Advocates

Find Medical Home Initiatives & Resources By State
This interactive tool provides links to medical home activities, stakeholders and data.

Medical Home Portal
Information about caring and advocating for children with special health care needs.

The Medical Home Toolkit for Families of CYSHCN
Based on the Medical Home Learning Collaborative Curriculum, this toolkit is for families to learn to become parent partners in a medical home.

National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Healthcare (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)
A set of 15 standards from the intended to advance health equity, improve quality, and help eliminate health care disparities.

National Center for Care Coordination Technical Assistance
A collection of tools and resources for clinicians, state agencies, and family advocates looking to implement care coordination.

Providers and Primary Care Practices

Improve Care for Pediatric Patients with Genetic Conditions
This MCHB-supported toolkit from the Genetics in Primary Care Institute o help PCPs integrate genetics into their practice.ction steps, tools, communication tips, and additional resources to help you implement this toolkit.

Coding for Medical Home Visits (American Academy of Pediatrics)
Current list of Medical Home billing codes.

MEDICAL HOME CERTIFICATION AND RECOGNITION PROGRAMS

BECOME A MEDICAL HOME (EVEN WITHOUT FORMAL RECOGNITION)

Pediatric Medical Home Index
This index from the Maternal & Child Health Bureau gauges six domains of the pediatric medical home model, scores 25 items on a scale from one to four, allowing for more specific identification of where a practice sits along the continuum of care.

Medical Home Family Index and Survey
This companion tool to the Medical Home Index allows for assessment by patients and their families, including families with children with special healthcare needs.

Patient Centered Medical Home Checklist
A framework to build a patient-centered medical home from the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative
A clinic resource guide for transformation to a patient-centered medical home.

Institute for Patient & Family Centered Care
These detailed instructions guide practices in advancing patient and family-centered care and including how to utilize patients as practice advisors.