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PCMH 2014

Maintaining PCMH Promising Practices

We always welcome additional ideas. Click here to submit your idea or approach. 1) Designate one team member who owns the PCMH program. This person may not be responsible for all the maintenance tasks but instead may delegate the requirements to other team members. 2) Print off and provide PCMH policy notebooks for [...]

August 3rd, 2017|

Crosswalk 2014 to 2017

NCQA just released their crosswalk of the 2014 Standards to the 2017 version. The 2014 Elements and Factors are listed along the left-hand column, next to the corresponding 2017 criteria which are similar in intent and requirements.

June 29th, 2017|

The 2014 PCMH Scoring Tool

*Updated 3.31.16 - The PCMH 2014 Scoring Tool is an interactive spreadsheet for health care practitioners and staff to use in managing PCMH development at their organization. This tool incorporates the PCMH 2014 Standards and Guidelines defined by NCQA. Use this PCMH 2014 Scoring Tool to catalog documentation, check off elements as they are put [...]

March 31st, 2017|

eCW Prevalidation and Autocredit

As of 10/13/2015, eClinicalWorks client practices utilizing version 10 of the eClinicalWorks solution may benefit from reduced documentation and have scoring associated with awarded Autocredit applied to their total PCMH 2014 Survey score.  In order for awarded autocredit to be applied to their total score, eligible practices must attest to the implementation and use of [...]

March 27th, 2017|

How to Submit Notice of Intent (NOI) to HRSA

PLEASE NOTE: The last day to submit an NOI for PCMH 2014 Standards through EHB is March 17, 2017. HRSA approval of the NOIs submitted by March 17 will still be valid, even if approved after that date. Read more frequently asked questions about PCMH, posted by HRSA. HRSA will pay for the cost of Survey [...]

February 28th, 2017|

Updates to PCMH 2014 Elements

NCQA Updated the PCMH 2014 Elements, based on the Meaningful Use Modified Stage 2 Final Rule. The highlights of these updates are listed below. Element 1C (Electronic Access) More than 50 percent of patients have timely online access to their health information. (July '16 removed "within four business days of when the information is available to [...]

November 10th, 2016|

CHS and CCNV Webinars on Utilizing your EHR for PCMH Documentation

Community Health Solutions is teaming up with the Community Care Network of Virginia (CCNV) to bring you a series of monthly webinars that will focus on the use of e-CW for PCMH reporting/documentation. Topics for webinars were identified by health centers as a priority for PCMH development in a recent PCMH Readiness Assessment completed [...]

October 21st, 2016|

CHS PCMH Knowledge Base 2014

The CHS PCMH Knowledge Base (PCMH KB) is a searchable database of documentation examples, frequently asked questions, tools and resources for primary care organizations pursuing NCQA PCMH recognition. Use Policy.  The CHS PCMH Knowledge Base is produced and copyrighted by Community Health Solutions for exclusive use by our authorized clients.  Utilization of the tool without authorization [...]

September 26th, 2016|

Maintaining PCMH Recognition (for CHCs with 2014 recognition)

Practices currently recognized under NCQA PCMH 2014 Standards have a few options for maintaining their recognition. Use the infographic below to inform the path your practice will choose regarding PCMH recognition. NCQA is launching the 2017 PCMH program in March 31, 2017. Click here for more information on the NCQA website.

September 23rd, 2016|

Maintaining PCMH Recognition (for CHCs with 2011 recognition)

Practices currently recognized under NCQA PCMH 2011 Standards have a few options for maintaining their recognition. Use the infographic below to inform the path your practice will choose regarding PCMH recognition. NCQA is launching the 2017 PCMH program in March 31, 2017. Click here for more information on the NCQA website.

September 23rd, 2016|