St. Elizabeth Physicians Practice in Williamstown Achieves Level Three Patient-Centered Medical Home Designation.
Williamstown, KY. (July 20, 2011) – St. Elizabeth Physicians in Williamstown became the first primary care physicians office in Kentucky to achieve a level three rating as a patient-centered medical home from the National Committee for Quality Assurance. The practice, which became certified as Kentucky’s first patient-centered medical home in 2010, is now recognized as the first and only level three patient-centered medical home. Read more.
The Patient-Centered Medical Home
- What is a Patient-Centered Medical Home? Click here to view a short informational video.
- A patient-centered medical home integrates patients as active participants in their own health and well-being.
- Patients are cared for by a personal physician who leads the medical team that coordinates all aspects of preventive, acute and chronic needs of patients using the best available evidence and appropriate technology.
- These relationships offer patients comfort, convenience and optimal health throughout their lifetimes.