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Title
Program receives recognition
Date
05/15/2014
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The CAMC Family Medicine Center has been awarded recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program.

The recognition programs assesses whether clinicians and practices support the delivery of high-quality care. The recognition programs are built on evidence-based, nationally recognized clinical standards of care.

It was developed to assess whether physician practices are functioning as medical homes and recognize them for these efforts. The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home 2011 standards emphasize the use of systematic, patient-centered, coordinated care that supports access, communication and patient involvement.

The following physicians are linked to this three-year recognition: Jeffrey Ashley, MD, Kathleen Bors, MD,Gregory Jarrell, DO, James Mears, MD, Andy Tanner, MD, Joshua Cusick-Lewis, MD, James Horn, MD, Mary Ann Maurer, DO.

NCQA is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. NCQA accredits and certifies a wide range of health care organizations. It also recognizes clinicians and practices in key areas of performance. NCQA is committed to providing health care quality information for consumers, purchasers, health care providers and researchers.

Consumers can access organizations' NCQA Accreditation, Certification and Recognition statuses and other information on health care quality on NCQA's website at ncqa.org/reportcards.aspx.

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