Montgomery County Medical Society. Rockville Hilton. October 25, 2012. Current Initiatives. Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH).
October 25, 2012
CareFirst launched its PCMH program in January 2011. The Program has grown to its current size quickly and now involves nearly 1,000,000 CareFirst subscribers, making it the largest program of its type in the nation. PCP participants now represent approximately 80 percent of all eligible primary care physicians in CareFirst physician networks. In the first 18 months of the program, CareFirst has significantly enhanced the tools, resources, and supports available to PCMH participants. These enhancements include:
Electronic Submission (EDI):
Using CareFirst Direct and the Voice Response Unit ( VRU):
“One-Stop” shopping for CareFirst information –www.carefirst.com.providers and physicians.
Suggested Curriculum for new providers or providers that would like a refresher:
CareFirst is making changes to the Facets voucher format.