Twenty-four Sparrow-owned primary care practices have been selected as a Patient-Centered Medical Home designated practice by Blue Cross® Blue Shield® of Michigan for the 2016 program year.
The Patient-Centered Medical Home emphasizes a holistic team approach that addresses chronic conditions and prevention. It stresses the partnership between Patients and their personal Physician and the coordination of Patient care with any Physician or facility that the Patient interacts with. PCMH-designated practices have made the most progress in implementing Patient-Centered Medical Home capabilities, and have strong performance on quality, use, and efficiency measures.
The practices being recognized are: Sparrow Medical Group (SMG) Carson City; SMG DeWitt; SMG Eastside; Sparrow Family Health Center Central; Sparrow Family Health Center Mason; SMG Fowler; SMG Holt; SMG Greenville; SMG Ionia; SMG Ithaca; SMG Lansing; SMG Lansing Internal Medicine; SMG Lyons; SMG Mason; SMG Muir; SMG North; SMG Okemos; SMG Pediatric Care Carson City; SMG Portland; SMG Potterville; SMG Saranac; SMG Stanton; SMG St. Johns; and SMG West.