Protocol for Assigning Patients to Primary Care Providers
Resource: Sample Primary Care Provider Assignment Policy (PDF, 304 KB, 4 pages)
In accordance with Key Driver 4: Create and support high functioning teams to deliver high-quality evidence-based care, this tool provides a sample protocol for assigning patients to primary care providers to maintain an organized patient panel. It also includes steps and a sample form to reassign patients to another provider when requested by either the patient or the provider. This empanelment process can be adapted as needed by practice staff.
Institution of origin: Safety Net Medical Home Initiative, Qualis Health
Publication date: 2013