Additional Resources
  • Notify HRSA - Health Centers must notify HRSA of intent by submitting a Notice of Intent (NOI) in the HRSA EHBs. In the EHBs, one must go to the Grant Folder and click on ‘HRSA Accreditation/PCMH Initiative’ link. HRSA will provide health centers with a code to bypass payment for the recognition process.
  • NCQA Toolkit – NCQA has developed a toolkit for download to help practices get started on the PCMH Recognition process.
  • o   NCQA Frequently Asked Questions:
  • The Joint Commission – The Joint Commission has multiple resources for attaining Primary Care Medical Home certification including a Self-Assessment Tool, Question & Answer Guide, and Frequently Asked Questions. They also have patient resources for self-management goals and health literacy.
  • HITEQ Self-Assessment Tool (NCQA) – HITEQ has developed an NCQA 2017 PCMH self-assessment tool to help health centers gauge readiness for meeting NCQA 2017 PCMH Requirements.


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