For the last five years, the Blues in Michigan have led the country
in designating Patient-Centered Medical Homes. In addition to improving the quality of care, over the past three years, PCMH practices in Michigan have proven to reduce costs by $26.37 per member per month medical cost for adults
. This sounds great on paper, but what does this effort mean for patients? In this podcast, Dr. David Share, Senior Vice President, Value Partnerships
, BCBSM explains what PCMH is, why this is good for patients, and what patients can expect when they go to a PCMH practice.