PCCM


Also found in: Acronyms.

PCCM

abbreviation for primary care case management.
References in periodicals archive ?
Alabama Medicaid covers health care services for over 900,000 individuals, about 400,000 of whom are in its PCCM program, Patient 1st.
Providers noted that patients had a difficult time understanding PCCM and that Medicaid families frequently used emergency rooms.
High-cost Medicaid recipients are often included in Medicaid managed care programs, including PCCM programs.
Re-running the MVRM and PCCM tests with these firms omitted did not change the signs and significance of the parameter estimates reported below and thus did not alter the authors' conclusions.
Without controlling for individual, provider availability, and community differences across individuals, in Alabama, primary and specialty care use was much higher on average in FFS SCHIP than in the Medicaid Program with PCCM (Table 2).
In theory, PCCM arrangements should offer all of the advantages that individuals receive from having an identifiable usual source of care, including better access to services, less use of emergency departments, and more regular use of preventive care (Rowland et al.
Using this method, the final baseline cohort from Broward and Duval Counties included 5,152,099 member months, with 656,855 eligible through SSI (36 percent enrolled in HMO, 60 percent enrolled in PCCM, and 4 percent in FFS) and 4,495,244 eligible through TANF (50 percent enrolled in HMO, 48 percent enrolled in PCCM, and 2 percent in FFS).
The proposed mitigation activities within the PCCM include the following: 13.
Luke's Episcopal Hospital ("SLEH"), an 864-bed tertiary care teaching institution located in Houston, Texas, is the first health system to further expand the PCCM solution, originally piloted in partnership with New York City's The Mount Sinai Medical Center.
Medicaid enrollees in the nonreform counties could voluntarily choose between an HMO or fee-for-service (FFS) primary care case management (PCCM) within 30 days of initial enrollment in Medicaid, but they were automatically assigned to either an HMO or PCCM if they had not voluntarily enrolled within 30 days.
Services are reimbursed on an FFS basis in the PCCM.