Learn How Hospitals that Partnered with Medical Homes Reaped
Financial Benefits from Decreased Utilization and Duplication of Services.

In Hospitals in a Medical Home: Partners in Enhancing Access, Health Status
and Cost Avoidance
, the director of a medical home network demonstrates how hospitals
can partner with medical homes to deliver patient-centered care to uninsured and
low-income patients while reaping the financial benefits associated with decreased
utilization and duplication of services.

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Richland Care Director Marcus Barnes describes how Palmetto Health, the largest
healthcare system in South Carolina, developed and launched a network of 12 medical
homes that achieved an average cost avoidance of $707,000 per 12-month period. Barnes
explains how eight-year-old Richland Care provides an integrated healthcare delivery
system for low-income uninsured residents of Richland County improving access to
care, creating a healthier community and lessening the bottleneck in the ED.

In this 25-page special report, Barnes describes how Richland Care functions as a health
navigator, guiding patients to the specific health resources they need to help keep them
healthy from two hospital systems in Richland County as well as satellite behavioral
health, substance abuse and community agencies

This report also provides details on the following:

  • Investment and funding models necessary to support a medical home network;
  • Socioeconomic factors contributing to the need for a medical home network;
  • The multiple roles of the hospital in the medical home network;
  • Deploying disease management and chronic care to a financially vulnerable population;
  • The role of home visits and health IT in the medical home network;
  • The importance of community partnerships and details on the numerous partnerships
    that Richland Care has developed as part of its initiative;
  • Strategies to engage hospitals and communities in patient-centered care systems;
  • Effect of Richland Care on inpatient utilization, ED utilization and self-reported health status;
    and much more.

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