Accessibility

Continuity of Care

CONTINUITY OF CARE

Patients live healthier, fuller lives when they receive care from a responsible provider whojourneys with them and knows how their health changes over time.

Continuity of Care

RECOMMENDATION #1

The PMH enables and fosters long-term relationships between patients and the care team,thereby ensuring continuous care across the patient’s lifespan.

 

RECOMMENDATION #2

PMH teams ensure continuity of care is provided for their patients in different settings, including the family practice office, hospitals, long-term care and other community-based institutions, and the patient’s residence.

 

RECOMMENDATION #3

A PMH serves as the hub that ensures coordination and continuity of care related to all the medical services their patients receive throughout the medical community.

Evidence

There is evidence from across Canada that the PMH model is making a difference. Visit our Evidence page to see it for yourself!

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Tool Kit

Ready to implement the PMH Vision into your practice? Start here by downloading the starter tool kit.

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