Skip to main content

Advanced Search

Advanced Search

Current Filters

Filter your query

Publication Types



Newsletter Article


Medical Home Initiative Found to Reduce Hospital, ED Use

healthcare hospital patient doctor

An evaluation of a multipayer patient-centered medical home initiative involving 15 physician practices and 98,000 patients in Colorado found sustained reductions in hospital admissions and emergency department (ED) use over three years, though quality-of-care results were mixed. The researchers, which included Harvard University’s Meredith Rosenthal and The Commonwealth Fund’s Eric Schneider, M.D, published their findings in the Journal of General Internal Medicine.

Publication Details