Getting Started in Your Neighborhood: Piloting Community Health Teams through a Multi-Payer Approach
UMass Chan AffiliationsCommonwealth Medicine, Enterprise Project Management Office
Commonwealth Medicine, Office of Program Development
patient-centered medical home
community health teams
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Health Law and Policy
Health Services Administration
Health Services Research
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AbstractThe Care Transformation Collaborative of Rhode Island (CTC), a patient-centered medical home initiative managed by UMass Medical School, explains how primary care practices can build a medical neighborhood by creating a community health team to provide behavioral health and social support services to patients with high-cost, complex care needs. CTC used a multi-payer approach to pilot and evaluate two community health teams in two diverse areas of Rhode Island.
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Presented at the Patient-Centered Medical Home Congress.
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