CHIPRA Massachusetts Medical Home Initiative
WHAT: A project to help pediatric practices in Massachusetts successfully implement a medical home model of care.
WHO: The project involves 13 pediatric practices across Massachusetts.
WHEN: February 2010 to February 2015
FUNDER: The project is funded by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services through grant funds issued pursuant to CHIPRA section 401(d), and is in partnership with Boston Children’s Hospital, Massachusetts Health Quality Partners, MassHealth and the University of Massachusetts Medical School.
NICHQ'S ROLE: Lead a Breakthrough Series learning collaborative to apply quality improvement methodology to implementing a medical home model of care. Provide an environment for rapid-cycle testing and the robust exchange of ideas with the support of world-class medical home and quality improvement experts.