The Case for the Patient-Centered Medical Home in Correctional Healthcare

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Commonwealth Medicine, Health and Criminal Justice Program



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Blog Post


Health Policy | Health Services Administration | Health Services Research | Social Control, Law, Crime, and Deviance


The patient-centered medical home model of care should be applied to incarcerated populations, who have complex medical, behavioral, and substance abuse issues that demand integrated care. A blog post on The Huffington Post about the positive impact PCMH can have on correctional health care from Julie White of the Health and Criminal Justice Program.

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Copyright © 2017 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc. Citation: Huffington Post, March 13, 2017, http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/the-case-for-the-patient-centered-medical-home-in-correctional_us_58c6d438e4b022817b291592.


patient-centered medical home care, correctional health care, incarcerated individuals