Community Health Systems, Inc.

Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH)

Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH)

Community Health Systems Inc. is your Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH).

What is a Patient Centered Medical Home?

A Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) is a certified model of care that focuses on you (the patient) and your health. CHS offers services that support you and your unique healthcare needs. As a PCMH, we work together to stay focused on you, to improve the quality, safety, and value of your care.

As a PCMH, here is what you can expect:

  • Accessible:
    • You can receive care when and where you need it.
    • 24/7 on call support available.
  • Patient-Centered
    • You and your family are partners with your healthcare team.
    • We respect your unique needs, culture, values, and preferences.
  • Coordinated
    • Your care team coordinates all you care, including assistance with specialty care referrals.
    • Your online health portal, MyChart, gives you access to educational resources and tools.
  • Compassionate
    • Your care team helps you understand and manage your health.
    • Your well-being is our highest priority!

Medical Home Team:

  • You (the patient)
  • Your family
  • Your primary care provider (doctor, nurse practitioner, physician assistant)
  • Nurses, medical assistants, specialized care providers, behavioral health counselors, and others who help you manage your health
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