Workforce Configurations to Provide High-Quality, Comprehensive Primary Care

This project presents findings on how to configure and pay for the workforce that is needed to deliver fully comprehensive, high-quality primary care across the U.S. population.

White Paper

White Paper: Redefining Primary Care for the 21st Century (PDF, 541 KB)

Published Manuscripts

How Do Innovative Primary Care Practices Achieve the Quadruple Aim?

Wagner EH, LeRoy L, Schaefer J, Bailit M, Coleman K, Zhan C, Meyers D. J Ambul Care Manage 2018 Oct/Dec;41(4):288-297. doi: 10.1097/JAC.0000000000000249.

Workforce Configurations to Provide High-Quality, Comprehensive Primary Care: a Mixed-Method Exploration of Staffing for Four Types of Primary Care Practices

Meyers D, LeRoy L, Bailit M, Schaefer J, Wagner E, Zhan C. J Gen Intern Med 2018 Oct;33(10):1774-1779. doi: 10.1007/s11606-018-4530-7. 

Case Examples

Executive Summary (PDF, 1.93 MB)

Case Example #1: Stanford Coordinated Care (PDF, 3.34 MB)

Case Example #2: The Health Center (PDF, 898.5 KB)

Case Example #3: Fairview Health Services (PDF, 1.03 MB)

Case Example #4: Foresight Family Physicians (PDF, 1.05 MB)

Case Example #5: WellMed (PDF, 1.39 MB)

Case Example #6: Henry Ford Health System (PDF, 505.97 KB)

Case Example #7: Cherokee Health Systems (PDF, 476.55 KB)

Case Example #8: Methodist Healthcare Ministries: Wesley Health & Wellness Center (PDF, 1.47 MB)

 

Page last reviewed July 2019
Page originally created July 2019
Internet Citation: Workforce Configurations to Provide High-Quality, Comprehensive Primary Care. Content last reviewed July 2019. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. https://www.ahrq.gov/ncepcr/tools/workforce-financing/index.html