BMRHC News & Events
As part of our mission to provide for the families and communities of Northwest and North Central Arkansas, Boston Mountain Rural Health Center wants to share these recent news items and events with you.
Boston Mountain Rural Health Center, Inc. is proud to announce that several of our clinics have received Patient Centered Medical Home Recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). NCQA Patient Centered Medical Home standards emphasize the use of systematic, patient- centered coordinated care that supports access, communication and patient involvement.
The Boston Mountain Rural Health Center clinics that are recognized include:
Boston Mountain’s Quality Director, Jennifer Watts, RT and Chief Clinical Officer, Beth Harris, RN have been instrumental in ensuring the above clinics meet the criteria and standards for BMRHC to achieve PCMH recognition.
“It is an honor to receive this recognition”, said Debbie Ackerson, CEO of BMRHC. “This demonstrates the passion our staff has for providing high quality healthcare to our patients. Boston Mountain is fortunate to have caring, compassionate staff who diligently work to receive PCMH recognition. Congratulations, and Thank You!”
At the heart of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) is the relationship between the patient and their healthcare team, led by their provider of choice. At Boston Mountain Rural Health Center, our main concern is the health and wellness of our patients, and our primary goal is to provide the best comprehensive and coordinated healthcare for patients at all stages of their life.
“NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition raises the bar in defining high-quality care by emphasizing access, health information technology and coordinated care focused on patients,” said NCQA President Margaret E. O’Kane. “Recognition shows that Boston Mountain Rural Health Center has the tools, systems and resources to provide its patients with the right care, at the right time.”
NCQA is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to improving health care quality.