Definitions for "Medical Home"
A specific source of ongoing care with a continuing medical care provider.
An approach to the organization and delivery of health services for children that is associated with quality health care. It is defined as a means to ensure that health services are accessible, family-centered, continuous, comprehensive, coordinated, compassionate, and culturally effective (American Academy of Pediatrics, 2002).
A primary or specialty care provider who has accepted the responsibility for providing accessible, continuous, comprehensive and coordinated care to members of the Texas Medicaid managed care program. See also PCP.