Building a Patient Centered Medical Home

PCMH: Tools to Build a Strong Foundation

Activity Details
  • Credit Amounts:
    • CNE: 1.20
    • CPH: 1.00
    • TSBSWE: 1.00
    • Physicians: 1.00
  • Cost: Free
  • Release: Jan 11, 2016
  • Expires: Jan 11, 2018
  • Estimated Time to Complete:
    1 Hour(s)
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Needs Statement

The patient centered medical home (PCMH) model provides an opportunity for the provider to collaborate with the patient and the other members of the care team.  In order to successfully move to the patient-centered care model, the foundation of the practice needs to be strong.  This module will take a provider through the steps of developing a strong foundation.

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Target Audience

This elearning activity is intended for medical professionals (physicians, pharmacists, NPs, PAs, nurses) interested in the Primary Care Medical Home model.  


By the completion of this activity, learners will be able to:

  • compare team models;
  • select a model best suited for their practice;
  • define team roles; and
  • assign responsibilities to team members.



UNT Health Science Center is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 16274. This activity is approved for 1.20 Contact Hours.


This activity is approved for 1.00 credit(s) accepted by the National Board of Public Health Examiners' Certified Public Health (CPH) recertification program.


This activity is approved for a maximum of 1.00 Clock Hours for Social Workers.


The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 1.00 hour of AOA Category 2B CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Practice-based learning and improvement
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Systems-based practice

Faculty Disclosure

Neither the faculty, nor the UNTHSC Professional and Continuing Education staff, has anything to disclose.


The activity was supported by PACE - General.