Luncheon Panel. Health Care Transformation. The journey toward a medical home in Harlan, Iowa Don Klitgaard, MD, FAAFP MMC Medical Director With Duane Magee, patient. Goals of our discussion. Process of transformation – what have we been doing in past 2+ years to become a PCMH
According to the Future of Family Medicine Report:
“unless there are changes in the broader healthcare system and within the specialty, the position of family medicine in the United States may be untenable in a 10-20 year time-frame, which would be detrimental to the health of the American public.”
The mission of TransforMED is to lead and empower family physicians in implementing the new model of care
36 sites from around the country were selected to study the new model.
These practices were randomly assigned to
one of two groups
Ongoing assessments – metrics