Beebe Primary Care awarded for patient-centered care
This model of care puts patient needs first and requires a team-based approach to achieve optimal health outcomes.
“The Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) allows safer, outcome-based care that empowers the patient and their families to be actively engaged in achieving the best overall health,” said Bobby Gulab MD, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Beebe Medical Group, said in a statement. “Research supports that Patient-Centered Medical Home recognized practices are committed to better health and better care at lower costs. We have worked hard to meet the NCQA’s increasingly rigorous standards that are required for recognition.”
Practices that achieved this award:
- Beebe Family Practice – Beacon
- Beebe Family Practice – Lewes
- Beebe Family Practice – Milford
- Beebe Family Practice – Millville
- Beebe Internal Medicine – Milton
- Beebe Primary Care – Georgetown
- Beebe Primary Care – Millsboro
Some of the ways practices earned this recognition include offering same-day appointments for urgent and routine needs, office hours, walk-in services, and on-call providers to ensure availability to patients by phone 24/7. In addition, BMG’s online patient portal allows patients direct access to their provider for refills, referrals, and to securely ask questions anytime. Patient care is provided through healthcare teams working together to meet all of the patients’ needs in a diverse, sensitive manner, along with many other patient-centered objectives.
“Beebe Healthcare is committed to a relentless pursuit of quality, safe, and patient-focused care at all of our clinical care sites,” said David A. Tam MD, MBA, FACHE, President & CEO, Beebe Healthcare in a statement. “Our primary care practitioners are here for all our patients in the community, and our team will always strive to exceed best practices to enhance the care you receive from Beebe.”